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Pope Names Prelate With Inclusive Views as Chicago Archbishop

The New York Times - 8 hours 40 min ago
Bishop Blase J. Cupich has been chairman of the bishops’ committee responding to the sexual abuse crisis, and has been unusually forthright in criticizing the church’s record on abuse.

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Who knew? W.H. front door unlocked

POLITICO - 9 hours 17 min ago
Playbook: The Secret Service says the incident will be reviewed to check procedures.
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New academic journal aims to stoke interest in history of Midwest and Plains

FOX News - 9 hours 25 min ago
When a group of historians gathered last spring in Omaha to discuss the revival of teaching Middle America's history, among their plans had been to start an online Midwest history journal.
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To Win Back Older Voters, Democrats Talk Up Medicare and Social Security

The New York Times - 9 hours 32 min ago
Looking to voters 65 and older who have been the party’s weak spot and who reliably turn out in midterm elections.

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Maher hits lawmakers on ISIL 'panic'

POLITICO - 9 hours 45 min ago
He warns against the possibility of America "getting into another stupid war."
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Green resigns top spot at Zuckerberg's FWD.us

POLITICO - 10 hours 3 min ago
He has led FWD.us, started by Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, since its founding in 2013.
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Family of CIA contractor killed in Benghazi attack files $2 million in claims

FOX News - 10 hours 20 min ago
The family of a CIA contractor killed in Benghazi, Libya, has filed claims seeking $2 million in damages from the Central Intelligence Agency and State Department, alleging there was inadequate security at the U.S. diplomatic post and CIA compound when it came under attack by militants in 2012.
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Chrysler recalling nearly 189,000 SUVs

CNBC - 10 hours 24 min ago
Chrysler is recalling almost 189,000 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Durangos in the U.S. to fix a fuel pump problem that can cause the SUVs to stall.
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2016? Jeb Bush focused on business

CNBC - 10 hours 45 min ago
While other Republicans are thinking about 2016, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is busy tending to a personal business empire.
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3 ways to save on health insurance

CNBC - 10 hours 45 min ago
Nearly 150 million Americans have work health plans, but they spend less time on benefits than planning vacations.
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Prosecutors: New DNA testing differentiates between identical twins; some question reliability

FOX News - 11 hours 6 min ago
Prosecutors in Boston were forced to put a rape suspect on trial three times before jurors were willing to convict him a decade ago.
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Dramatic video shows New York City police officer save choking victim on highway

FOX News - 11 hours 40 min ago
A New York City police officer saved a female motorist choking on a throat lozenge and the dramatic rescue on a busy Bronx highway was captured on the officer's dash cam.
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A look at 4 Americans who became jihadis and what motivated them to fight

FOX News - 11 hours 58 min ago
A look at four Americans who became jihadis, and what motivated them to fight: Moner Mohammad Abusalha, who liked to cuddle cats, blew himself up in May in Syria.
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From everyday American to foreign fighter: Shift may involve search for meaning, adventure

FOX News - 12 hours 22 sec ago
A college dropout from Florida.
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US Navy Issues Warnings on Russia, China’s Submarine Fleets

FOX News - 13 hours 10 min ago
The Navy’s top Atlantic Submarine Force commander says Russia and China’s ballistic missile submarine development will impact how the U.S deploys its fleet.
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Mom: Jailed Marine 'highly despondent'

CNN - 13 hours 19 min ago
The mental health of a U.S. Marine reservist who has been held in a Mexican prison for more than six months on a weapons charge has dramatically deteriorated in recent days, his mother said.
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F-22 fighters intercept Russian military planes 55 miles off Alaska

FOX News - 13 hours 24 min ago
Two F-22 fighter jets intercepted six Russian military airplanes that neared the western coast of Alaska, military officials said Friday.
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Tough questions face US Secret Service after fence-jumper makes it into the White House

FOX News - 13 hours 30 min ago
The U.S. Secret Service is coming under intense scrutiny after a man who hopped the White House fence made it all the way through the front door before being apprehended.
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Fall travel will still get a boost

CNBC - 13 hours 38 min ago
As hotels prices rise through fall, travelers are expected to hit the road, lured by new hotels and upgraded attractions.
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Keeping up appearances

POLITICO - 13 hours 38 min ago
Female politicians don't have to be models, but they do have to maintain an appropriate appearance.
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