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Peace Corps Volunteers in Their Own Words

The New York Times - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 2:55pm
The Times solicited stories about volunteers’ service.
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Why investors are fed up with Amazon

CNBC - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 2:53pm
A wider-than-expected quarterly loss is not the only reason Amazon stock is tanking, says a Wall Street analyst.
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Clinton: Putin arrogant, charming

POLITICO - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 2:48pm
She says in an interview that the Russian president can be "very tough to deal with."
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Ethics panel to review Rush, Whitfield

POLITICO - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 2:34pm
The notice does not detail charges against the lawmakers from Illinois and Kentucky.
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Bose sues Beats over noise cancellation

CNBC - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 2:27pm
Bose on Friday sued Beats for infringing on patents for noise-canceling headphones, claiming it has marketed similar products.
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S&P could hit 2,300 in 12 months: Pro

CNBC - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 2:20pm
The market has been hitting new highs and its run is only going to continue, two investing pros told CNBC Friday.
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Man: My penis was mistakenly amputated

CNN - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 2:14pm
A man claims he went into a hospital for a circumcision and came out with no penis. CNN affiliate WTVM reports.
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Fox's Gregg Jarrett pleads guilty

POLITICO - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 2:13pm
He pleads guilty to a disorderly conduct charge after being arrested at an airport in May.
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Israel offers 12-hour pause in Gaza

CNBC - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 2:06pm
Israel has offered to halt fighting for 12 hours in Gaza, a senior U.S. official said Friday.
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Cities, taxis pump rideshare's brakes

CNBC - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 2:01pm
Rideshare services like Uber and Lyft are butting heads with regulators over laws that they claim are outdated.
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An Obamacare gotcha moment

POLITICO - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 1:59pm
Conservative opponents highlight a 2-year-old video of one of the law's chief architects.
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BuzzFeed's Achilles heel

POLITICO - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 1:51pm
In the eyes of many, BuzzFeed is constantly walking a fine line between aggregation and theft.
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The GOP's digital dilemma

POLITICO - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 1:48pm
GOP techies argue there's lots left to cover in creating gadgetry needed for future elections.
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Greenlight gains on Micron, Apple

CNBC - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 1:32pm
Greenlight Capital gained 7.9 percent in the second quarter, according to a letter sent to investors Friday.
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U.K. envoy: EU ready for sanctions

POLITICO - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 1:28pm
The diplomat says the next round of anti-Russia sanctions will mean pain for the E.U.
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Do you need a therapist on your board?

CNBC - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 1:13pm
Creating the perfect board: lawyers, accountants and ... a therapist? Yeah, maybe.
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Aston Martin revives exclusive sedan

CNBC - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 1:03pm
The luxury English car will stand apart from other Astons as a more stately car than its stable of sports cars. USA Today reports.
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Israel: 12-hour Gaza cease-fire

POLITICO - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 1:02pm
The military says it will start at 8 a.m. local time Saturday.
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Wall Street's Ace Greenberg dead at 86

CNBC - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 12:53pm
"Ace" Greenberg, the Wall Street legend behind Bear Stearns' during its rise and collapse, is dead at 86. NYT reports.
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Russia and US battle...via McDonald's

CNBC - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 12:49pm
Russia's consumer protection agency filed a lawsuit that would ban many McDonald's items. NBC News reports.
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