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Boeing earnings top estimates

CNBC - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 7:31am
The aerospace giant also raised its full-year guidance.
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'Goodfellas' actor sues 'The Simpsons'

CNBC - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 7:29am
The makers of "The Simpsons" are being sued for $250 million.
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Target offers free holiday shipping

CNBC - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 7:27am
Target is offering free holiday shipping on all items, as the discounter throws itself in the ring to compete better with the likes of Amazon.
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GSK revenue disappoints with 3% fall

CNBC - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 7:22am
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) reported third-quarter revenue lower than analysts forecast, as sales of blockbuster asthma drug Advair continued to fall.
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First Draft: Today in Politics

The New York Times - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 7:11am
President Obama is meeting with his new Ebola czar, while big-name Republicans are barnstorming battleground states. But many in Washington will be remembering a journalism legend.

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Slump in rates fails to rally buyers

CNBC - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 7:00am
Mortgage rates dropped to their lowest level, causing an 11.6 percent jump in mortgage applications, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association.
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Welcome to the future of fast food

CNBC - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 7:00am
Waffle tacos and a bot named 'Dom': Welcome to the future of fast food!
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A 5th US state bans direct Tesla sales

CNBC - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 6:53am
Michigan Governor Rick Snyder signed a bill that will keep electric carmaker Tesla Motors from selling its cars directly to consumers in the state.
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Midterm Calculus: How to Win the Senate: The States Each Party Needs

The New York Times - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 6:44am
The Democratic path to 50 Senate seats is narrow, but still very possible. Here's how.

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Look at me! 17 selfies of the week

CNN - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 6:41am
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First Draft: A ‘Closing Argument,’ Brought to You by the Koch Brothers

The New York Times - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 6:00am
A “super PAC” associated with the Koch brothers is preparing its “closing argument.”

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Industries at risk from climate change

CNBC - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 6:00am
Some big industries have a lot at stake due to climate change. Their profitability, and very survival, may depend on it.
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George P. Bush looks to his future — and his dad's

POLITICO - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 5:05am
He is running for Texas land commissioner -- his first run for office and probably not his last.
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Op-Ed Contributor: Tom Corbett's Troubled Tenure in Pennsylvania

The New York Times - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 2:03am
Pennsylvania’s governor appears headed for defeat.

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Testing for Ebola Vaccines to Start Soon, W.H.O. Says

The New York Times - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 1:50am
The plans signify that a response to the Ebola outbreak is finally gathering steam, but it is still unclear if any of these vaccines will work.
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Inside the search area for suspected cop killer Eric Frein

CNN - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 12:04am
Scared. Anxious. And more than a little surprised. Residents describe what it's like living inside the search area for suspected cop killer Eric Matthew Frein.
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Government investigators question 'problematic' Secret Service assignment to check on employee

FOX News - Wed, 10/22/2014 - 12:02am
A new government investigation questions a bizarre Secret Service mission that pulled agents from their assignment near the White House and sent them to the rural Maryland home of a headquarters employee embroiled in a personal dispute with a neighbor.
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First Draft: Thom Tillis Debates an Empty Chair in North Carolina

The New York Times - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:40pm
Senator Kay Hagan did not show up for her debate against Thom Tillis on Tuesday.

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First Draft: Question of Leadership Goes Unanswered in New Hampshire

The New York Times - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:34pm
Scott Brown and Senator Jeanne Shaheen debated in New Hampshire on Tuesday night.

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Suspected Leader of Mexican Drug Cartel Arrested in Texas

The New York Times - Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:27pm
Juan Francisco Sáenz-Tamez, 23, was apprehended on Tuesday while shopping, officials said. An indictment against him was unsealed the same day.
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