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Ferguson's 'Weekend of Resistance' begins

CNN - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 6:52pm
Supporters of slain black teenager Michael Brown will begin a weekend of marches and civil disobedience on Friday in Ferguson, Missouri, where demonstrators will kick off protests by demanding the local prosecutor's resignation, organizers said.
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What to expect from stocks next: Pros

CNBC - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 6:48pm
The "Fast Money" traders explain their plans for tackling the volatile market.
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Boardroom battles boring: Shatner

CNBC - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 6:44pm
Actor William Shatner told CNBC fundamentals in the U.S. are good and boardroom battles are boring.
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How to put the D.C. press corps to sleep

POLITICO - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 6:41pm
This Clinton memo's five pages of single-space print are distilled here into six kernels of wisdom.
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Supreme Court Allows Same-Sex Marriage in Idaho

The New York Times - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 6:32pm
In two terse sentences, the court lifted a stay issued by Justice Anthony M. Kennedy and denied Idaho’s request to block the appeals court decision striking down the ban.






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Part of Army base on lockdown

CNN - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 6:28pm
Part of Fort Carson in Colorado was put on lockdown Thursday, after "the unauthorized removal of government property," an Army infantry spokesman said.
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Motherlode Blog: Celebrate It. Rant About It. Either Way, Dinner Must Be Served.

The New York Times - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 6:25pm
Someone has to figure out some way for the family to eat. Here’s what our dinners will look like next week.






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How the White House tried to handle Lewinsky

POLITICO - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 6:17pm
The emails follow the arc of the scandal as it grew from a media frenzy to a constitutional crisis.
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Report of armed person prompts lockdown of Navy complex for hours; police find no threat

FOX News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 6:10pm
A Navy official say the military branch's administrative complex in downtown San Diego was put on lockdown for more than two hours after officials received a report of a suspicious person with a weapon but nothing was found.
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Cramer's gameplan: The hopeful bull

CNBC - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 6:10pm
In order for things to really improve next week, Cramer thinks several situations bear watching over the weekend.
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Former Cathay Pacific pilot wore uniform, badge to cut security line at Honolulu airport

FOX News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 6:02pm
A pilot fired from Cathay Pacific Airlines says he wore his former employer's uniform and badge to bypass security at Honolulu International Airport.
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US and UK to play financial 'war game'

CNBC - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 6:00pm
Britain and the US will stage the first transatlantic simulation of a crisis in a large bank on Monday. The FT reports.
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Instagram vows to fix glitch

CNBC - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 5:53pm
"We're aware of an issue affecting Instagram, and working on a fix. Thanks for your patience," the company tweeted on Friday.
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Alabama police officer's quest might have been key to finding 1 of FBI's most-wanted men

FOX News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 5:47pm
A concerned police officer's refusal to let a hit-and-run victim's body remain unidentified three decades after his death might have been the key to ending the FBI's long search for one of America's most-wanted fugitives, authorities said Friday.
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Motherlode Blog: Unwrapping the Comfort of Sameness With Spanish Immersion Elementary School

The New York Times - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 5:37pm
As a missionary’s kid, I grew up in speaking a language not my own and playing with children not like me. To find the same experience for my daughter, I had to make her the outsider.






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Kmart stores hit with data breach

CNBC - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 5:36pm
Sears said its Kmart stores were hit with a data breach that compromised some shoppers' credit card information.
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Taiwanese man accused in North Korea weapons-machinery case changes plea to guilty

FOX News - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 5:30pm
A Taiwanese businessman pleaded guilty Friday to attempting to bypass bans on supplying weapons machinery to North Korea, agreeing to cooperate with investigators in hopes of receiving a shorter prison term.
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Bernanke comes alive at AIG trial

CNBC - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 5:22pm
He may have been a reluctant witness, but former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke delivered powerful testimony during the 10th day of the AIG trial.
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Global Response to Ebola Highlights Challenges in Delivering Aid

The New York Times - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 5:19pm
As medical teams head to Sierra Leone, a Doctors Without Borders director says a reliance on volunteers, without military aid in setting up facilities, remains a roadblock.
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Bulls look to earnings for salvation

CNBC - Fri, 10/10/2014 - 5:00pm
Bulls are banking on a shift in focus next week to earnings, from the global economy, with U.S. banks and tech companies reporting Q3 results.
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