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SEC, Hill prep for showdown

POLITICO - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 1:55pm
An insider trading probe will have big repercussions over how Congress interacts with bankers.
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ESPN's streaming problems

CNBC - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 1:45pm
ESPN faced streaming issues as over 1.4M people tried to watch the US-Germany game on WatchESPN, Re/Code reports.
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Narrow Tea Party Loss in Mississippi Emboldens Its Senate Bid in Tennessee

The New York Times - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 1:31pm
Despite losing a Senate race in Mississippi, Tea Party activists are confident that a little-known challenger in Tennessee can beat the incumbent, Lamar Alexander, in a primary in August.






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NASA's deep-space craft readying for launch

CNN - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 1:30pm
The U.S. space shuttle program retired in 2011, leaving American astronauts to hitchhike into orbit. But after three long years, NASA's successor is almost ready to make an entrance.
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A Long Walk to Freedom

CNN - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 1:04pm
Meet the American freedom fighters who blazed the trail for civil rights. The Sixties, Tonight, 9p ET/PT on CNN.
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TV's first interracial kiss was ...

CNN - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 1:02pm
Actress Nichelle Nichols was part of TV's first interracial kiss 45 years ago as Uhura on "Star Trek."
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McHenry tapped as chief deputy whip

POLITICO - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 12:58pm
McHenry was a key player in Scalise's successful attempt to defeat Roskam for the majority whip post.
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What babies tell us about housing

CNBC - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 12:58pm
Having a baby has always been a driver of homeownership, but with higher home prices, many young parents can't afford one.
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Fight! Digital currency enters the ring

CNBC - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 12:58pm
"Fast Money" regular Brian Kelly created his own bitcoin-like currency. So what happens now? Naturally, a fight!
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For pros, inflation worries mount

CNBC - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 12:58pm
Stock market and economy observers alike agree that inflation fears are top of mind. So how do you position yourself now?
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Manchin hits Kochs after defense

POLITICO - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 12:54pm
"This isn't just about out-of-state cash; it's about an out-of-state agenda," he writes.
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China's Alibaba picks NYSE for IPO

CNBC - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 12:48pm
China's Alibaba plans to list its shares on the New York Stock Exchange, under the ticker symbol "BABA," dealing a blow to rival Nasdaq.
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Cochran whizzed, Cantor fizzed

POLITICO - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 12:45pm
Cochran embraces campaign technology that Cantor assumed he wouldn't need in his race.
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Brokers leave Barclays dark pool: Rpt

CNBC - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 12:38pm
Major brokers have begun severing their connections to the dark pool operated by Barclays PLC following fraud charges, Dow Jones reported.
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Motherlode Blog: Project Night Night: Bedtime Treasures for Kids with Little of Their Own

The New York Times - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 12:34pm
A “Night Night Package,” delivered in a shelter, helps to make children who have little of their own feel more at home, welcome and safe.






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Pols take World Cup love to Twitter

POLITICO - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 12:33pm
Congressional members show their support for the U.S. Men's National Team on Twitter.
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