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Apple to FINALLY join Dow. It's about iTime!

Apple, the most valuable company on the planet, is finally getting the recognition it deserves from the people that run the world's most well-known stock market index. Apple will join the Dow Jones Industrial Average later this month.

Apple will repla...

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David Hasselhoff's mansion on sale for $2.3 million

Here's your chance to live like The Hoff.

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Market freak out: Dow plunges 279 points

While most of America welcomed the news Friday that U.S. unemployment is at a 7-year low, Wall Street freaked out.

The Dow tumbled 279 points Friday and the S&P 500 shed 1.4%.

That's a lot of jitters for a market that just a few days ago was on a mass...

Hillary Clinton

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State: Clinton review not aimed at wrongdoing

The State Department is reviewing Hillary Clinton's emails to determine what can be released to the public, not whether she did anything wrong, according to a senior department official.

Clinton aides and department officials stressed this week that t...

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Feds preparing charges against senator

The Justice Department is preparing to bring criminal corruption charges against New Jersey Sen. Robert Menendez, a Democrat, alleging he used his Senate office to push the business interests of a Democratic donor and friend in exchange for gifts.


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TSA finds dog in checked luggage

Flying with your cute little bundle of doggie love?

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Obama: Ferguson abuses not 'isolated'

President Obama said Friday that although he doesn't think the abuses of power in Ferguson are "typical" of America, there are individuals and possibly whole departments in American law enforcement that may struggle to prevent prejudice in their ranks.



Spacecraft orbiting dwarf planet Ceres

NASA's tractor-trailer-sized Dawn spacecraft is now in orbit around Ceres, becoming the first probe to orbit a dwarf planet.



NASA: Mars may have had a large ocean

Scientists at NASA are one step closer to understanding how much water could have existed on primeval Mars.

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Judge tosses out Applebee's face-burning fajitas lawsuit

A diner who sued Applebee's after burning his face on a platter of fajitas got his lawsuit tossed out by an appellate court in New Jersey.

Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim, December 2014

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NCAA suspends Boeheim, vacates Syracuse wins

The NCAA suspended Syracuse men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim for nine games and took away scholarships in the school's athletic programs for infractions dating back to 2001.

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Hall & Oates sues 'Haulin' Oats' granola company

Hall & Oates can't go for that: A Brooklyn granola company is selling a brand of granola called "Haulin' Oats."

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Reasons why Pope Francis is cool

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Take a look at the many reasons why Pope Francis is cool.

What to know: The Dalai Lama

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The Dalai Lama is in the midst of a Amid a two-week trip to the United States, marked by several speaking events and meetings with top leaders. Take a look at what you should know about the spiritual leader.

On this day: March 6

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The Alamo falls, the Supreme Court rules in the Dred Scott case, the Oreo cookie and Silly Putty are introduced, Mike Tyson wins in his pro debut, and Eric Clapton enters the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for a third time, all on this day.

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