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Republicans scramble help in Kansas Senate race

CNN - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 5:52pm
Republicans are scrambling to aid Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts, whose re-election bid suddenly became more competitive.
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Widow of 'American Sniper' author seeks new trial in ex-Gov. Jesse Ventura's defamation suit

FOX News - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 5:44pm
The widow of "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle has asked a judge to set aside a jury's verdict in favor of former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura or to order a new trial.
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Scientists: Quake directed its energy toward Napa, shifted 1 side of fault 18 inches north

FOX News - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 5:37pm
Emerging data on last month's Northern California earthquake is explaining why the city of Napa suffered so much of the damage.
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FDA approves Merck cancer drug

CNBC - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 5:36pm
U.S. regulators granted accelerated approval to Merck's Keytruda drug, a new type of treatment for patients with advanced melanoma.
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Holder: No jail for Risen

POLITICO - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 5:28pm
The Attorney General says the Justice Department will not jail a New York Times reporter.
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K Street gets peek at House agenda

POLITICO - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 5:15pm
The lobbyists were briefed the same day Republican lawmakers got a memo from Rep. Kevin McCarthy.
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GOP on attack over health site hack

POLITICO - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 5:00pm
The attack prompts GOP finger-pointing and demands for hearings into the site's security.
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Ebola patient heading to Neb.

POLITICO - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 5:00pm
Dr. Rick Sacra, an infected missionary, is being flown to the Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha.
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App that boosted Twitter shutting down

CNBC - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 4:59pm
Ironically, the start-up that helped make Twitter into a news and photo-sharing powerhouse, is closing over a trademark dispute.
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MetLife: 'Strongly disagrees' with FOSC

CNBC - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 4:56pm
Insurer MetLife said that the U.S. financial risk council had proposed to designate it as "systemically important."
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National G.O.P. Moves to Take Over Campaign of a Kansas Senator

The New York Times - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 4:53pm
The campaign of Senator Pat Roberts, and the hopes of Republicans for taking control of the Senate, have been threatened by the sudden withdrawal of the Democrat in the race.

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Ebola vaccine fast tracked: J&J Exec

CNBC - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 4:51pm
Johnson & Johnson executive Joaquin Duato said the company wants to help save lives by fast tracking its Ebola vaccine.
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DealBook: Racial Tension in Focus, but a Housing Problem Looms

The New York Times - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 4:49pm
In Ferguson and other close suburbs of St. Louis, out-of-state investment firms have bought distressed homes to rent them out, a consequence of foreclosures from the financial crisis.

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American Ebola patient coming home

CNN - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 4:45pm
Another American doctor infected with the deadly Ebola virus is coming home for treatment in the United States.
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Kansas official: Dem stays on ballot

POLITICO - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 4:35pm
He says the candidate didn't properly withdraw.
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Draghi remarks are honey for euro bears

CNBC - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 4:29pm
Mario Draghi just gave the euro bears a treat, says UBS investment chief Simon Smiles.
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Carmelo aims to be top digital athlete

CNBC - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 4:24pm
New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony sees himself as the most important athlete investing in tech.
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Long odds for Atlantic City's next act

CNBC - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 4:20pm
It's becoming clearer, the worst isn't over yet for Atlantic City, with the Trump Taj Mahal on the brink of bankruptcy.
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Joan Rivers remembered on Twitter

POLITICO - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 4:17pm
She will be remembered for her biting humor.
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Laura Ingraham's plea for D'Souza

POLITICO - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 4:17pm
The conservative radio host tries to convince a judge to be lenient on the filmmaker.
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