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GOP may abolish Supreme Court filibusters

POLITICO - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 6:36pm
The Senate move would expand on changes that Democrats made using the 'nuclear option.'
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Cramer: UPS & McD's are totally wrong

CNBC - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 6:33pm
Jim Cramer wants the CEOs of UPS & McDonald's on the chopping block.
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Air Force Prepares for First Combat Rescue Helicopter Flight

FOX News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 6:26pm
The Air Force plans to conduct the first test flight of its new HH-60W Combat Rescue Helicopter in 2019 as a step toward fielding an operational aircraft in 2021 and reaching full-rate production by 2023, service officials said. The new helicopter, called CRH, will be engineered to perform high-risk medical evacuations and other rescue and […]
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Pats used under-inflated footballs: NFL

CNBC - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 6:26pm
NFL investigators indicate that the Patriots used under-inflated footballs in Sunday's AFC championship. NBC News reports.
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Jorge Ramos sends shiver through GOP

CNBC - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 6:23pm
After aiming his ire at President Barack Obama, anchor Jorge Ramos has shifted his attention to Republicans. The NYT reports.
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Cramer's game plan: Alibaba's surprise

CNBC - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 6:20pm
Next week marks the most important earnings week of the year, and Jim Cramer's ready.
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From geeks to guns: Porn's new pals

CNBC - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 6:04pm
Porn, it would seem, has traded in one set of bedfellows for another.
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Mississippi fugitive arrested in small Utah town after 34 years on the run

FOX News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 6:00pm
Police in Utah say they've arrested a man who escaped from a Mississippi jail 34 years ago.
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SCOTUS to consider Okla. execution drug challenge

POLITICO - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 5:47pm
The case could have broad implications for the death penalty nationally.
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New indictment issued against Oklahoma man accused of child sex abuse at Kenya orphanage

FOX News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 5:45pm
A federal grand jury has issued a new 24-count indictment against a 20-year-old Oklahoma City man who is accused of sexually abusing children at a Kenya orphanage.
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Leaning toward 2016 run: Huckabee

CNBC - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 5:40pm
Mike Huckabee weighs in on the possible move to tax college savings plans and whether he'll run for president.
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ECB stimulus may ease Greek concerns

CNBC - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 5:32pm
Greek elections could rattle markets in coming days.
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Change at N.Y. Times' Washington bureau

POLITICO - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 5:29pm
Ryan will focus on building political desks in New York and Washington.
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Mechanics union sues American Airlines

CNBC - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 5:27pm
A mechanics union has filed a lawsuit against American Airlines alleging that the company's managers pressured mechanics to breach FAA regulations.
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Vermont deal with lightning-rod health economist Jonathan Gruber under scrutiny

FOX News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 5:16pm
Vermont is applying a fresh round of scrutiny to its contract with Jonathan Gruber, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology health economist who made headlines for talking about "the stupidity of the American voter." State Auditor Doug Hoffer has been reviewing the contract under which Gruber got paid $500 an hour, plus $100 an hour for his assistants.
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High Rates of Opioid Prescriptions Among Women Raise Birth Defect Fears

The New York Times - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 5:11pm
A C.D.C. study found that nearly a third of women of reproductive age had had an opioid painkiller prescription filled each year from 2008 to 2012, a practice that carries high risks for birth defects.






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When the South Wasn't a Fan of States' Rights

POLITICO - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 5:08pm
The strange, often forgotten, history of the Fugitive Slave Law of 1850.
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The $2 tril ETF market boom

CNBC - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 5:04pm
Big changes are coming for the industry this year. Expect mutual funds to jump into the fray, as well as hedge funds.
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Ex-suburban Philadelphia volunteer firefighter accused of luring, grooming, raping children

FOX News - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 4:46pm
A former suburban Philadelphia volunteer firefighter has been arrested on charges he lured, groomed and sexually assaulted more than a dozen children ranging in age from 8 to 14.
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My top restaurant stock picks: Pro

CNBC - Fri, 01/23/2015 - 4:35pm
Mild weather this winter may be just what restaurants ordered, one analyst told CNBC on Friday. Here are his top picks.
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