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NYC gravedigger hurt while falling into newly dug hole; firefighters use pulley to rescue him

FOX News - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 10:17am
A New York City gravedigger has been injured while falling backward into a freshly dug plot.
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Obama punts on immigration

POLITICO - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 10:01am
The White House has been under pressure to slow down from Senate Democrats.
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Friends mourn New Jersey woman who died napping in between one of three jobs

FOX News - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 9:44am
In news reports, Maria Fernandes was the hardworking New Jersey woman who died in her car when she pulled over for a nap between shifts, likely overwhelmed by fumes. But family and friends who laid her to rest recalled the 32-year-old Fernandes as so much more.
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Peres: Arab League must help fight IS

CNBC - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 9:39am
Shimon Peres says the Arab League must act to help defeat IS and called on religious leaders to condemn the group's misuse of religion and values.
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Family, friends recall full life of woman who died while napping in car after overnight shift

FOX News - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 9:26am
Family, friends and even strangers have come together to raise money for the funeral of a New Jersey woman who died while napping in her car between jobs.
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6 dead in St. Louis shootings

FOX News - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 9:13am
Six people are dead after a violent 24-hour period in St. Louis.
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Congress' simple task for September: Act fast on spending bill, race home for campaigning

FOX News - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 9:13am
Congress returns to work Monday with a basic task — act fast to keep the government open and then race home to campaign.
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Investors fear unknown in retirement

CNBC - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 9:00am
Baby boomers are not prepared for retirement, but Gen X and millennials face the biggest future financial threats.
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Unresponsive private plane still missing after crash off Jamaican coast

FOX News - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 8:23am
Authorities on the island of Jamaica prepared Saturday to resume the search for the mysterious private plane that lost contact with ground controllers and is believed to have crashed about 14 miles northeast of the island.
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Apple courts fashionistas, smartwatch buzz grows

CNBC - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 8:06am
Apple has invited top fashion editors in unprecedented numbers to its Tuesday launch, evidence it is preparing to unveil a smartwatch.
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Gender Divide: A Child Helps Your Career, if You’re a Man

The New York Times - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 7:00am
A study finds that having a child helps your career, if you are a man. For women, it does the opposite.

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Andrew Cuomo's progressive blues

POLITICO - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 7:00am
Whatever his speculated-on national plans actually were, they are on ice for the foreseeable future.
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Fast food chains serving up new concepts

CNBC - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 7:00am
How do restaurants expand? They build their existing business or buy growth. Here are concepts that restaurants are betting on.
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Oregon wildfire forces evacuations

FOX News - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 5:53am
Authorities say a late-night wildfire tearing through brush in an Oregon city forced the evacuation of more than 200 homes.
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Fast-moving wildfire in Oregon forces evacuation of more than 200 homes

FOX News - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 5:27am
Authorities say a late-night wildfire tearing through brush in an Oregon city forced the evacuation of more than 200 homes.
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$41M settlement in Central Park jogger case

CNN - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 5:27am
A federal judge has approved a $41 million civil rights settlement to five black and Hispanic men wrongfully convicted in the horrific beating and rape of a white female jogger in New York's Central Park in 1989, Mayor Bill de Blasio said in a statement Friday.
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Hundreds evacuate: Wildfire burns near Yosemite

CNN - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 5:23am
A wildfire scorched hundreds of acres near Yosemite National Park in California, leaving one person injured and forcing the evacuation of 700 homes.
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Wildfire near Yosemite National Park forces hundreds of evacuations

FOX News - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 4:47am
A wildfire burning on the edge of Yosemite National Park has forced the evacuation of about 700 homes, officials said.
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China's war on corruption spreads to MBAs

CNBC - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 4:41am
The decree will be a blow to China's booming business schools. The FT reports.
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Virginians, Surprised by Ex-Governor’s Conviction, Ponder the Fallout

The New York Times - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 12:22am
Politicians consider new ethics rules in a state with notoriously lax ones and the possible consequences if state legislators do not substantially limit gifts public officials can receive.

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