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Medical Examiner: Further studies needed before determining apparent chokehold death

FOX News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 9:27am
The medical examiner's office says it's still trying to determine what caused the death of a New York City man who appeared to be held in a chokehold as police attempted to arrest him.
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Dad: I beat son's molester

CNN - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 9:26am
A father in Daytona Beach, Florida, called 911 early Friday morning to report that when he found someone sexually abusing his 11-year-old son, he beat the assailant until he was "nice and knocked out" for police to apprehend.
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Calif. man wanted to join ISIS?

CNN - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 9:26am
A 20-year-old California man who told authorities he wanted to travel to Syria to join the militant group Islamic State in Iraq and Syria has been arrested, according to federal documents.
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Toomey: No Putin 'peaceful' retiring

POLITICO - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 9:21am
The Republican senator says he does not see a "peaceful retirement" in Putin's future.
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9 retailers who need a CEO

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 9:15am
A list of major retailers are looking to fill vacancies at the top of their C-suites.
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Black-and-white is the new orange for one Michigan sheriff

FOX News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 9:13am
A Michigan sheriff says he's trading his inmates' orange jumpsuits for black-and-white stripes, in part due to pop culture.
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Black-and-white stripes are the new orange: Michigan sheriff changes jail jumpsuit design

FOX News - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 9:06am
A Michigan sheriff says he's trading his inmates' orange jumpsuits for black-and-white stripes, in part due to pop culture.
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Widow wins $23B in smoking lawsuit

CNN - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 8:55am
A Florida jury awarded a widow $23.6 billion in damages in her lawsuit against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, her lawyer said.
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Democrats afraid of inequality?

CNN - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 8:53am
Julian Zelizer says President Obama called inequality the "defining challenge" of our time but hasn't followed through.
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Sex harassment tough to prove

CNN - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 8:53am
Danny Cevallos says most people have little idea of what it takes to prove sexual harassment
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Who will speak for MH17 victims?

CNN - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 8:52am
The front-page headline put it plainly: "MURDERERS," it accused in huge capital letters, trying to capture the national mood in the Netherlands during a time of grief and anger.
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Verizon to boost upload speed for free

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 8:51am
Verizon will offer certain customers better upload speeds for free, the company said on Monday.
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Hedge funds see their returns halving

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 8:49am
Hedge fund managers are expecting to deliver less than half of the returns for their investors in 2014 that they saw last year.
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Dag Vega joins Burson-Marsteller

POLITICO - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 8:47am
The White House's director of broadcast media will join the strategic-communications firm in August.
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Alibaba IPO big for Chinese elite

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 8:45am
Investor's political connections raise questions about Alibaba as it prepares to go public in the U.S. The New York Times reports.
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Obama: 2016 could be 'undignifying'

POLITICO - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 8:42am
The president discusses talk of Hillary Clinton and Joe Biden running in 2016.
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Push for EMC to spin off VMware: Report

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 8:41am
Elliott Management will seek to convince EMC that the company's stock would receive a large boost if it were to spin off VMware.
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Complacency rewards won't last: El-Erian

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 8:35am
Investors should be paying more attention to the uncertainty being created by the world turmoil, Mohamed El-Erian tells CNBC.
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Obama to sign anti-discrimination order

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 8:27am
Obama will sign an executive order Monday that bans federal contractors from sexual discrimination.
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Allergan posts profit, plans jobs cuts

CNBC - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 8:25am
Allergan on Monday said that its second-quarter profit and sales rose, and it announced $475 million in cost cuts.
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