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2:38pm

Mon December 30, 2013
Business

Looking Ahead At The Next Top Tech IPOs

Every year, research firm CB Insights offers up a report on the fastest growing and most highly valued private companies in technology — basically, the ones most likely to go public. Audie Cornish speaks with Anand Sanwal, CB Insights' CEO, for a look at the top tech IPO's expected in 2014.

3:42pm

Sun December 29, 2013
Remembrances

Remembering Eydie Gorme, A Vegas Singer Without The Drama

Originally published on Tue December 31, 2013 10:52 am

Steve Lawrence (left), Edyie Gorme (center) and Jerry Lewis sing during the MDA Telethon at the Sahara Hotel in 1993.
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3:13pm

Sun December 29, 2013
Remembrances

The FBI Investigator Who Coined The Term 'Serial Killer'

Originally published on Sun December 29, 2013 4:41 pm

FBI investigator Robert Ressler pioneered the practice of criminal profiling and is credited with coining the term "serial killer." He died on May 5.
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3:00pm

Sun December 29, 2013
NPR Story

Fracking Pioneer Helped Boost U.S. Energy Independence

Originally published on Sun December 29, 2013 3:42 pm

George Mitchell, the "father of hydraulic fracturing," passed away earlier this year. NPR's Arun Rath speaks with Wall Street Journal reporter Russell Gold about Mitchell's invention and his somewhat progressive environmental views.

3:00pm

Sun December 29, 2013
Remembrances

Bum Phillips: Famous Football Name, Underappreciated Figure

Originally published on Sun December 29, 2013 3:42 pm

Former NFL coach Bum Phillips died in October. With his unmistakable cowboy hat and colorful wit, he led the Houston Oilers to two conference championship games, missing the Super Bowl only due to the dominance of the Pittsburgh Steelers at the time. We here from longtime Houston sports writer John McClain.

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