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Panel: Declassify Benghazi report

POLITICO - 2 hours 4 min ago
It could give insight on what happened during the attack and how the government responded.
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Higher oil prices lift Exxon profit

CNBC - 2 hours 4 min ago
ExxonMobil reported a stronger-than-expected profit on Thursday as higher prices for its crude and natural gas offset a 6 percent drop in production.
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Sierra Leone now in state of emergency

CNBC - 2 hours 5 min ago
Sierra Leone declared a state of emergency due to the largest Ebola outbreak in history. NBC News reports.
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Judge dismisses suit by former Philadelphia-area teacher who called students 'lazy' in blog

FOX News - 2 hours 8 min ago
A judge dismissed a lawsuit by a former suburban Philadelphia teacher fired two years ago for writing on her blog about students who were "disengaged, lazy whiners." Natalie Munroe had accused the Central Bucks School District and administrators of violating her free-speech rights.
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Cashin: This level is 'critical' for S&P

CNBC - 2 hours 8 min ago
If the S&P 500 index does not hold this key level, the stock market selloff could continue, says veteran trader Art Cashin.
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Reid: Get ready to work weekends

POLITICO - 2 hours 24 min ago
He warns that the Senate will work on weekends in September when lawmakers return from recess.
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Wisconsin court upholds anti-union law

CNBC - 2 hours 35 min ago
The Wisconsin Supreme Court upheld a 2011 law that effectively stops collective bargaining for most public employees.
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Five reasons markets are tumbling

CNBC - 2 hours 48 min ago
Why are stocks sharply lower across the board today? Here are five key reasons.
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Holdout fund: No private deal on Argentina

CNBC - 2 hours 49 min ago
Aurelius, along with hedge fund Elliott Management, is firmly holding out on a debt agreement with Argentina.
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Ukraine PM's resignation rejected

POLITICO - 2 hours 50 min ago
Ukraine's parliament votes not to accept the resignation of Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk.
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Target appoints former Pepsi exec as CEO

CNBC - 2 hours 55 min ago
Target appointed new CEO Brian Cornell in hopes of a revival after its credit card breach and botched Canada expansion.
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Pence in dark on undocumented

POLITICO - 2 hours 57 min ago
He says he only learned undocumented immigrants were being placed in his state after media reports.
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Busy last day of school for Congress

POLITICO - 3 hours 6 min ago
Lawmakers have a lengthy list of critical issues to handle and little time to finish them.
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Meat scare hits Chinese fast food

CNBC - 3 hours 9 min ago
A food safety scare in China is testing Chinese consumers' loyalty to foreign fast-food brands, including McDonald's and Yum Brands.
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Social, cloud feeling a little bubbly?

CNBC - 3 hours 20 min ago
Silicon Valley is "alive and well," but the level of prosperity depends on the tech sector, Oracle Chairman Jeffrey Henley says.
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US banks brace for $1T deposit outflows

CNBC - 3 hours 34 min ago
A deposit outflow would reverse a five-year trend of large amounts of cash pouring into banks thanks to the Fed, the FT reports.
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Police: Toddler dies after getting trapped in hot car

CNN - 3 hours 35 min ago
A 3-year-old boy in Southern California died Wednesday after he climbed into an unlocked car on a hot summer's day and was trapped, police said.
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Panasonic confirms Tesla deal

CNBC - 3 hours 43 min ago
Panasonic confirmed that it would invest an unspecified amount in Tesla's upcoming lithium-ion car battery factory.
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American: I lived in West Bank

CNN - 3 hours 45 min ago
I am an American, and I love my country, but I also love my heritage. Palestinian-American Naim Naif spent a few years in the West Bank, where 70% of his family lives. His wish? For people to ignore politics and think about the people.
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Massad: Tight budget restrains CFTC

POLITICO - 3 hours 46 min ago
The CFTC chairman says the agency can't do "a lot of things" because of budget restrictions.
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