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NANCY LIEBERMAN

NANCY LIEBERMAN

Two-time Olympian and Basketball Hall of Famer Nancy Lieberman talks with Opportunist’s Managing Editor Leslie Stone about her love of the game, her career on and off the court and her latest book. Nancy Lieberman is one of the most decorated female athletes of all time. She has made significant contributions ...

SARA EISEN

SARA EISEN

CNBC’s Sara Eisen talks with Opportunist’s Managing Editor Leslie Stone about the excitement of covering the financial markets, the global economic forecast for 2015 and why she loves the forex. As co-host of the 10 a.m. hour of CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street,” Sara Eisen gets to witness history in the ...

SENATOR JIM DEMINT

SENATOR JIM DEMINT

Jim DeMint, former U.S. Senator and president of The Heritage Foundation, talks with Opportunist’s Managing Editor Leslie Stone about what the GOP’s big midterm win means for the country, his organization’s agenda to unite Americans and his new book. Jim DeMint, a Republican and South Carolina native, was elected to the ...

ERIC SHAWN

ERIC SHAWN

FOX News’ Senior Correspondent Eric Shawn talks with Opportunist’s Managing Editor Leslie Stone about why the midterms are so important, what he believes will be the big election night story this year and some of the most critical issues facing the nation. For Eric Shawn—who this year marks his 40th anniversary ...

DAN BONGINO

DAN BONGINO

Former U.S. Secret Service agent Dan Bongino talks with Opportunist’s Managing Editor Leslie Stone about why he’s running for Congress, what he believes voters should look for in a candidate for public office and his best-selling book. Dan Bongino worked for the New York Police Department for four years before joining ...

ELIZABETH MACDONALD

ELIZABETH MACDONALD

FOX Business Network’s Elizabeth MacDonald talks with Opportunist’s Managing Editor Leslie Stone about her love of breaking news, her dedication to reporting the truth and her new book about a lesser-known yet significant heroine in the age of Joan of Arc. Wall Street was on pins and needles following last week’s ...

TOM RENNA

TOM RENNA

Tom Renna, founder of Equities Research, talks with Opportunist’s Managing Editor Leslie Stone about why he’s a big believer in crowdfunding, how Title III will open the door for everyday individuals to get involved in investment opportunities previously reserved for the wealthy and why he’s still bullish on America. Tom Renna ...

JOHN MORGAN

JOHN MORGAN

Orlando attorney John Morgan talks with Opportunist’s Managing Editor Leslie Stone about giving to those who are less fortunate,why he’s fighting for Florida’s proposed Amendment 2 and what he considers his “best day.” If you live in Florida and hear the catchphrase “For the People,” chances are, you can instantly ...

RICHARD LUSTIG

RICHARD LUSTIG

Seven-time grand prize lottery winner Richard Lustig talks with Opportunist’s Managing Editor Leslie Stone about his book, his multiple jackpots and his tips for increasing your chances of winning. Orlando Florida’s Richard Lustig is the world’s only seven-time lottery game grand prize winner and the author of Learn How to ...

GEORGE SHELDON

GEORGE SHELDON

Florida attorney general candidate George Sheldon talks with Opportunist’s Managing Editor Leslie Stone about why he’s running for public office, what he sees as the most critical issues facing the state and, if elected, what his first order of business will be. During his 40-year career in politics and public ...

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New Australian Treatment Could Save Wounded Soldiers New Australian Treatment Could Save Wounded Soldiers

The following is an excerpt from AFP.com | November 26, 2014 | Australian scientists Wednesday said they have developed a "breakthrough treatment" to help soldiers severely wounded in battle, with the US to fund further research. Researchers claim it could be the first big advance in treating battlefield casualties since the Vietnam War, with the potential to dramatically reduce deaths in the field. "In the last 10 years, about 5,000 allied soldiers have died on the battlefield (in Iraq and Afghanistan) and 87 ... Read More

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Drone Pilot Wanted: Starting Salary $100,000 Drone Pilot Wanted: Starting Salary $100,000

The following is an excerpt from Ben Rooney | November 26, 2014 | CNN.com | Drone jobs are in high demand. Big companies, such as Amazon and Facebook, are looking for pilots who fly drones and engineers with experience in building the unmanned aircraft. And they are willing to pay top dollar for the right stuff. Federal regulations currently prohibit the use of drones for commercial purposes. But all that will change soon, with the Federal Aviation Administration expected to soften rules next ... Read More

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Kitchen Gadgets to Improve Your Holiday Cooking Kitchen Gadgets to Improve Your Holiday Cooking

The following is an excerpt from Geoffrey A. Fowler | November 25, 2014 | WSJ.com | Everybody wants to know when their Thanksgiving turkey is done. Mine just texts me from inside the oven. The app-roasted turkey has arrived. Temperature probes poking into its dark and white meat beam continuous updates. When the turkey reaches an FDA-approved 165 degrees, a message pops up on my phone: “Your food is ready!” I like to think I know my way around a kitchen. Yet at one ... Read More

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Don’t Argue Over Thanksgiving Dinner! Don’t Argue Over Thanksgiving Dinner!

The following is an excerpt from John Dickerson | November 26, 2014 | Slate.com | For the last seven years I have written a Thanksgiving argument settler to arm you for the disputes that inevitably arise over the holiday meal. Readers have found this helpful in besting the doctrinaire uncle or blow-hard cousin. For some, it is simply a basic debriefing so they don't feel at a loss when topics of the day take over the afternoon. This year we’re going to give ... Read More

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Smart Tips For Safer Online Shopping Smart Tips For Safer Online Shopping

The following is an excerpt from CBSNews.com | November 26, 2014 | Online sales are expected to grow around 10 percent, according to the National Retail Federation -- and Cyber Monday is just around the corner. With recent high-profile hacks on Home Depot and Target looming large in the minds of shoppers, CNET's Sumi Das reported on smart ways to keep your information secure while making purchases on your computer and on your phone. Seth Rosenblatt, a senior writer at CNET.com, warned that ... Read More

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Sony Hacked Again: Who’s at Risk? Sony Hacked Again: Who’s at Risk?

The following is an excerpt from Andrew Lumby | November 25, 2014 | Thefiscaltimes.com | Not too long ago, back in 2011, a hack of Sony’s PlayStation Network led to a leak of over 77 million user accounts, many of which had financial information attached. After an attack like that, you’d think that Sony would batten down the hatches, examine every nook and cranny of its network, and come up with an airtight security policy. But if the reports coming from sources inside ... Read More

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HP Earnings Show Continued Struggle HP Earnings Show Continued Struggle

The following is an excerpt from BRANDON BAILEY AP | November 25, 2014 | abcnews.go.com | Hewlett-Packard Co.'s latest earnings report shows that despite three years of efforts to turn its business around, the venerable tech giant still has a lot more work ahead. CEO Meg Whitman has decided to split the pioneering Silicon Valley company in two. But she has said it will take a year to disengage the sluggish printer-and-PC division from units that sell commercial tech hardware, software and services, ... Read More

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G-20 Leaders Reveal Plan to Boost World Economy By $2T Over Next Five Years G-20 Leaders Reveal Plan to Boost World Economy By $2T Over Next Five Years

The following is an excerpt from Associated Press | November 16, 2014 | Foxnews.com | BRISBANE, Australia – Under pressure to jolt the stubbornly lethargic world economy back to life, leaders of G-20 nations on Sunday finalized a plan to boost global GDP by more than $2 trillion over five years by investing in infrastructure and increasing trade. The fanfare, however, was overshadowed by tensions between Russian president Vladimir Putin and Western leaders. The communique from the summit of Group of 20 wealthy ... Read More

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Wall Street Ends Little Changed After Mixed Data Batch Wall Street Ends Little Changed After Mixed Data Batch

The following is an excerpt from Rodrigo Campos | November 25, 2014 | Reuters.com | (Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended little changed on Tuesday as the U.S. economy grew more than expected last quarter but soft readings on consumer confidence and house prices kept major indexes in a tight range. Third-quarter gross domestic product came in much stronger than expected but separate data showing consumer confidence sliding to a five-month low and a further moderation in house price gains put a lid ... Read More

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10 Things Not To Buy On Black Friday 10 Things Not To Buy On Black Friday

The following is an excerpt from Quentin Fottrell | November 21, 2014 | marketwatch.com | For all the talk about Black Friday’s irrelevance as a shopping “event,” there are still plenty of people looking to brave the crowds in search of great deals on the day after Thanksgiving. The weekend overall is poised to be a a win for retailers, with 140 million Americans expected to go shopping in stores and online, effectively unchanged from last year, according to estimates by the ... Read More

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