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Albuquerque PD brutality slammed

CNN - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:34am
Albuquerque, New Mexico, police officers killed a 19-year-old as he "lay motionless on his back," an unarmed drugstore robber who was walking away from officers and a 25-year-old veteran suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder who threatened to shoot himself in the head.
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Mom: Lily was 'painfully beautiful'

CNN - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:32am
A man charged in the alleged hit-and-run death of a 4-year-old girl at a Florida day care center will remain in jail at least until a Monday hearing about bail, a judge in Orlando ruled Friday.
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Creating vaginas, nostrils in lab

CNN - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:30am
Scientists grew reproductive organs and nasal cartilage in labs, and later successfully implanted them in patients, according to two studies released Thursday.
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Ex-firefighter rescues pets

CNN - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:27am
Hazel Donnelly was taking her husband to the doctor when they got a call that their apartment building was on fire.
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Motherlode Blog: Students Reading E-Books Are Losing Out, Study Suggests

The New York Times - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:26am
Researchers find that students’ reading comprehension was lower when they read books on electronic devices.

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Tax refund fraud frustrates victims

CNBC - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:13am
Thieves have claimed billions of dollars in bogus tax refunds from the IRS by stealing SS numbers and identities.
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Is it time to go with active manager?

CNBC - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:04am
Few active managers beat S&P 500. Maybe they've been going about it all wrong: Investors pay up for downside protection.
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Franken attacks Comcast merger

POLITICO - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:01am
The senator preaches against the merger while the company further ramps up its lobbying efforts.
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GOP's Daines outraises Dem Walsh

POLITICO - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:00am
The Senate incumbent will be playing catch-up to the Republican for the rest of the year.
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Conservative Firepower Has Senate Democrats Playing Defense

The New York Times - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 9:59am
Democrats in races that will help determine control of the Senate are burning through campaign cash as they fend off attacks from conservative groups.
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Motherlode Blog: One Baby, Five Nationalities

The New York Times - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 9:59am
My infant son is eligible for five citizenships, and the choice of which passports to apply for turned out to be about much more than visas, paperwork and taxes.

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US consumer sentiment hits 9-month high

CNBC - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 9:56am
U.S. consumer sentiment rose in April to its highest in nine months as both current conditions and expectations brightened.
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Chimps escape exhibit, not treat

CNN - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 9:55am
Seven chimpanzees at the Kansas City Zoo were smart enough to use a 6-foot-long tree branch to escape their enclosure on Thursday.
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IPOs go into hiding as markets reel

CNBC - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 9:53am
Companies need a good stock market at their back to have a strong IPO, and we haven't had that.
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BMW extends recall to half-million cars

CNBC - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 9:53am
BMW is issuing a worldwide recall of many models of cars with certain 6-cylinder motors after identifying a problem with a bolt used in the engine.
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How to 'unrig' markets: Jon Najarian

CNBC - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 9:41am
"Fast Money" trader Jon Najarian says there are two keep problems with high-frequency trading and he’s got two solutions to “unrig” this market.
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Gauging Heartbleed's threat

CNBC - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 9:33am
Developers rushed out patches to fix affected web servers when they disclosed the problem, which affected many companies.
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5 students among 10 killed in bus crash

CNN - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 9:29am
A truck slammed into a bus in Northern California. Three chaperones and both drivers were also killed.
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If she quacks like a candidate...

CNN - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 9:26am
Tim Miller says Hillary Clinton is running a campaign for president right now whether she'll admit it or not.
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Podesta divorce documents released

POLITICO - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 9:24am
They show a battle over the couple's extensive art collection.
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