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Viacom CEO paid more than you think: Expert

The amount of money Philippe Dauman has earned at the helm of the media giant is a lot higher than some reports suggest.
Source: | By: Mary Thompson
TV viewers choose Simpson over Madoff in crime stories

NEW YORK— In a television competition between notorious criminals, O.J. Simpson topped Bernard Madoff. ABC's two-part movie on Madoff, which starred Richard Dreyfuss as the swindler, had more viewers watching when it originally aired than the Simpson premiere, but far fewer who caught it later. Typically the year's most-watched event, the Super Bowl had just...
Source: The Associated Press | By: By DAVID BAUDER, AP Television Writer
NTSB: New rules needed for air shipments of batteries

Lithium-ion batteries should be separated from other flammable cargo and the amount of batteries in a single cargo pallet or container should be limited, Chris Hart, chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board, said in a letter to the government agency that sets rules for transporting hazardous materials. The recommendation is based on an...
Source: The Associated Press | By: By JOAN LOWY, Associated Press
Nielsen's top programs for Feb. 1-7

2. " Super Bowl Post- Game", CBS, 101.93 million. 3. " Super Bowl Post- Game", CBS, 70.01 million. 4. "The Big Bang Theory," CBS, 15.29 million.
Source: The Associated Press
Buy the Tech Dip: Expert

The tech sector may be down, but one veteran investor sees a buying opportunity
Source: | By: Pippa Stevens
Panic sending 'record number' of Cubans to US

With diplomatic ties restored, rumors spread across Cuba that the Cuban Adjustment Act may come to an end, prompting a flood of Cuban immigrants.
Source: | By: Lenore Fedow
ADVISORY-Slug change for item "Pentagon's proposed $582.7 bln budget for 2017 under fire from Republicans"

Media clients please note that the story slug for the Feb 9 item USA- OBAMA/BUDGET-DEFENSE that moved at 1103 EST/ 1603 GMT has been changed to OBAMA-BUDGET/DEFENSE.
Source: Reuters
Pentagon's proposed $582.7 bln budget for 2017 under fire from Republicans

WASHINGTON, Feb 9- The Pentagon unveiled a $582.7 billion budget on Tuesday that emphasizes threats like Russia, China and Islamic State rebels, but the proposal is already under fire from Republicans who accuse the president of short-changing the military. The proposal also would quadruple funds to counter Russian pressure in Europe following its seizure...
Source: Reuters
Obama gives Congress record spending plan

President Barack Obama is sending Congress his eighth and final budget, proposing to spend a record $4.1 trillion on a number of initiatives.
Source: The Associated Press
Who's to blame for the market turmoil? Take your pick

CNBC takes a look at the leading suspects behind this year's roller-coaster ride for markets.
Source: | By: Katy Barnato