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Turner: We need a call to action, a consciousness raising on issue of race

A new NBC/Wall Street Journal poll found that 79% of African Americans disagree with the statement: "America is a nation where people are not judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character." James Peterson and State Sen. Nina Turner, D-Ohio, join Ed Schultz to discuss.Full story

Overstock.com CEO mocks SAC Capital indictment in WSJ ad

(Reuters) - Overstock.com Chief Executive Patrick Byrne appeared in an unusual full-page ad in The Wall Street Journal on Saturday "congratulating" Steven A. Cohen on the indictment of his SAC Capital Advisors hedge fund by federal prosecutors on insider trading charges. Full story

NBC/WSJ poll: Most Americans worry surveillance will go too far

A clear majority of Americans worries that government surveillance programs will violate citizens' privacy rights—far more than the number that fears the programs won't go far enough to stop terrorism, according to a new NBC/WSJ poll. Full story

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  Big builder, small builder

Smaller home builders are struggling right now. CNBC's Diana Olick and Robbie Whelan, The Wall Street Journal, offer insight.

  Baseball fans wait patiently for the action

The Wall Street Journal has calculated that the average fan watching an average baseball game will see only 17 minutes and 58 seconds of action, such as balls in play, runner advancement attempts or pitches. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

  It's All About the Fed

The FMHR crew weighs in on why the Fed's dovish tone sent markets soaring yesterday. And, the Wall Street Journal's Jon Hilsenrath focuses on the Fed's easy money policy. Also Paul Richards, UBS, joins the discussion and provides his takes on taperin...

  SAC's Cohen to Avoid Criminal Charges: Report

The "Squawk on the Street" news team reports on a Wall Street Journal report that U.S. prosecutors do not have enough evidence to bring insider trading charges against's SAC's Steven Cohen.

  Fed More Important Than Economy?

Dennis Berman, Wall Street Journal, discusses how fears of tapering have sparked a sell-off in stocks, yesterday and today.

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** FILE ** Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl is shown in this undated file photo. American authorities investigating the killing of Pearl in Pakistan now believe that he was slain by Khalid Shaikh Mohammed, the alleged mastermind of the Sept. 11 attacks.

Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl is shown in this undated file photo.
Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl is shown in this undated file photo.

Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl is shown in this undated file photo. American authorities investigating the killing of Pearl in Pakistan now believe that he was slain by Khalid Shaikh Mohammed, the alleged mastermind of the Sept. 11 attacks.

A portrait of the Wall Street Journal's reporter Daniel Pearl stands with a candle at the altar at F..
A portrait of the Wall Street Journal's reporter Daniel Pearl stands with a candle at the altar at F..

A portrait of the Wall Street Journal's reporter Daniel Pearl stands with a candle at the altar at Fleet Street's journalists chapel St Brides Church prior to a memorial service in London March 5, 2002.

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Train travels in downtown Medellin

A train travels in downtown Medellin March 1, 2013. The city was designated on Friday "Innovative City of the Year" by Citi, the Wall Street Journal and the Urban Land Institute. REUTERS / Albeiro Lopera (COLOMBIA - Tags: SOCIETY TRANSPORT CITYSCAPE)