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Grimes goes shooting in new ad

POLITICO - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 9:33am
She uses a shotgun in her new campaign commercial to distance herself from Barack Obama.
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Kent State University blasts red-stained sweatshirt sold by Urban Outfitters

FOX News - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 9:29am
A distressed red-stained Kent State University sweatshirt being sold by Urban Outfitters is “beyond poor taste and trivializes a loss of life,” school officials said Monday in response to the shocking item.
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Family caregivers can spend over $10K/year

CNBC - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 9:29am
A new survey shows families can spend more than 30 hours a week on caregiving, USA Today reports.
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Detroit reaches settlement with Syncora

CNBC - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 9:24am
Detroit and Syncora agree to "lay down swords" in debt settlement
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Microsoft to buy 'Minecraft' creator

CNBC - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 9:22am
Microsoft will buy Stockholm-based game developer Mojang, the creator of the "Minecraft" video game franchise, for $2.5 billion.
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Strict dress code results in 200 detentions at a Staten Island high school

FOX News - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 9:21am
A strict dress code adopted by a Staten Island school has resulted in 200 detentions in the last two weeks.
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'Django' actress did not show ID

CNN - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 9:15am
"Django Unchained" actress Daniele Watts says Los Angeles police allegedly detained her because they thought she was a prostitute.
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Industrial production dips in August

CNBC - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 9:15am
U.S. output fell for the first time in seven months last month, data showed on Monday.
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Paul: As world changes, 'you change'

POLITICO - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 9:01am
He pushes back against heightened criticism that he has flip-flopped on foreign policy.
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Marines test beach assault vehicle

CNN - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 8:53am
Call it part tank, part boat and part beer cooler. But it's unquestionably all cool.
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You can fly on a Vietnam icon

CNN - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 8:53am
The Huey helicopter came in from the west, the "pop, pop, pop" of its blades announcing its arrival.
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Navy's future weapons

CNN - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 8:53am
Imagine ships that use lasers to destroy threats at the cost of about a dollar a shot, and vessels making fuel from the very seawater in which they're floating.
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U.S. Army copters surprise village

CNN - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 8:50am
When a flight of military helicopters descended into a field in the small village of Gruta, Poland, on Tuesday, residents had reason to be alarmed.
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Sidebar: Challenging the Privacy of Statements Inside the Jury Room

The New York Times - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 8:46am
The Supreme Court will hear a case in which a defendant is seeking a new trial by arguing that statements made by the jury’s forewoman showed that she should not have been selected as a juror.






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Regulators investigate forex rate manipulation

CNBC - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 8:42am
Regulators are investigating allegations that dealers manipulated key reference rates in the foreign currency market.
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More than 4 million set iPhone record

CNBC - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 8:36am
Apple's latest iterations of its iPhone set a new record, the company said--to the tune of more than 4 million pre-orders.
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NFL's return to Congress

POLITICO - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 8:33am
After the worst week in its history, the league plans steps to try to tamp down rising criticism.
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NY manufacturing hits 5 year high

CNBC - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 8:31am
New York's manufacturing sector powered ahead at its fastest pace in nearly five years.
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Hedge funds want Ann Taylor parent to sell

CNBC - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 8:28am
Hedge funds urged Ann Inc. to consider a sale following extended poor performance.
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US step ups Ebola aid, but is it enough?

CNBC - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 8:21am
The U.S. has a strategy on Ebola: Increase aid to West Africa and train U.S. medical workers for volunteer duty in the outbreak zone.
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