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Three Afghan soldiers reported missing from Cape Cod base

FOX News - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 3:00am
Three Afghan National Army soldiers are missing from a Cape Cod military base where they had been taking part in a training exercise. 
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Fifth escaped inmate from California prison recaptured

FOX News - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 3:00am
A fifth man who escaped a Central California correctional facility has been captured, authorities said Sunday.
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Global greenhouse gas emissions rise

CNBC - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 2:19am
Global emissions of greenhouse gases jumped 2.3 percent in 2013 to record levels, the New York Times reports.
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Fraternity investigated over 'date rape' drug allegations

CNN - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:49am
A fraternity at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is being investigated on suspicion that members put "date rape" drugs into drinks served at a party, according to search warrants issued by campus police.
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Which tech entrepreneur do you most admire?

CNBC - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:23am
Tell us which of these entrepreneurs do you admire the most?
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Young people shrug at 'Made in USA'

CNBC - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:03am
Younger Americans are less likely to spend extra to buy "Made in USA" products. Some groups are trying to change that.
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Why the US still believes in Main Street

CNBC - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:03am
Few small businesses think now is the time to expand, and hiring is essentially flat. But there may be a silver lining.
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Are corporate taxes fair? It depends

CNBC - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:01am
Are corporations paying their fair share of taxes? That depends on where you live—and whom you talk to.
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Americans: We'll pay to be insured

CNBC - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:01am
There's a world of difference between Americans and the rest of the planet on whether the government should pay for health care.
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Germans: We don't like US firms

CNBC - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:00am
A series of damning espionage revelations may have seriously damaged the way a traditional ally thinks about U.S. firms.
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We all agree: Governments are corrupt

CNBC - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:00am
In a world riven by differences, there's still common ground when it comes to public attitudes about major institutions.
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Space elevator possible by 2050

CNBC - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:00am
Japanese firm Obayashi says its space elevator may be ready by 2050 as developments in carbon nanotechnology make stronger cables.
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Robert E. Poli, Leader of Pivotal Strike by Air Traffic Controllers, Is Dead at 78

The New York Times - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 11:29pm
Mr. Poli received harsh criticism after the Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization went on strike in 1981 as President Ronald Reagan responded by dismissing 11,500 controllers in what is now viewed as a seminal moment in the decline of organized labor.






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Family’s Video Appeals to Iran for Release of American

The New York Times - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 11:05pm
A video featuring the terminally ill father of Amir Hekmati, who has been incarcerated for three years, was released near the opening of the United Nations General Assembly.






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Wyo. sheriff touts grenade launcher

POLITICO - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 11:01pm
He says it's a less-lethal option for riot control.
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1 dead, several injured after bus overturns in Delaware

FOX News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 11:00pm
A spokesman for the New Castle County Department of Public Safety says the accident occurred Sunday afternoon in the area of Bear. 
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3 Afghan National Army soldiers reported missing from Cape Cod military base

FOX News - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 10:58pm
Police and military officials were searching Sunday for three soldiers from the Afghanistan National Army who went missing during a training exercise at a Cape Cod military base.
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This Land: In Tense Woods, Pennsylvania State Police Shift From Prey to Hunters

The New York Times - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 10:50pm
After one of their own was killed and another wounded, law enforcement officers have taken to the Pennsylvania forest to find the person responsible.






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Time for White House checkpoints?

POLITICO - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 10:37pm
The Secret Service discusses setting up security screening checkpoints near the building.
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U.S. Ramping Up Major Renewal in Nuclear Arms

The New York Times - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 10:30pm
An expansion comes under a president who campaigned for “a nuclear-free world” and made disarmament a main goal of American defense policy.






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