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A U-boat and its American prey haunt Gulf of Mexico

CNN - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 12:30pm
Silent and shadowy, two hulks lie under the Gulf of Mexico's warm waters, unmoved since their deadly encounter 72 years ago during World War II.
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Marines test new assault vehicle

CNN - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 12:27pm
Call it part tank, part boat and part beer cooler. But it's unquestionably all cool.
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Russia Expands List of Barred Americans

The New York Times - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 12:15pm
The announcement followed a round of sanctions imposed Wednesday by Washington against Russian companies and individuals, the third such measure this year.






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Investor Eases Money Pressure on American Apparel

The New York Times - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 12:07pm
The investment firm Standard General has bought a $10 million loan made to the retailer that had threatened to set off a string of defaults.
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Russia bans congressman, 12 others

POLITICO - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 11:54am
They are connected with Guantanamo Bay.
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To Prevent Surprise Bills, New Health Law Rules Could Widen Insurer Networks

The New York Times - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 11:44am
State insurance regulators and the Obama administration plan to revise standards so consumers will encounter fewer unexpected out-of-network bills.






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Photo of White House of the Confederacy housekeeper puts face on intimate witness to history

FOX News - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 11:37am
A photo has emerged of a key figure in the household of Confederate President Jefferson Davis.
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Police: Mom, grandparents nearly starved 7-year-old boy, who resorted to catching, eating bugs

FOX News - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 11:34am
Police say a 7-year-old Pennsylvania boy was nearly starved to death, beaten regularly and resorted to catching insects to eat during brief times he was allowed outside his home.
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Playbook: Kerry to blanket Sunday shows

POLITICO - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 11:17am
John Kerry confirmed for all five Sunday shows to discuss Ukraine, Gaza and Iran.
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Daughter: Casey Kasem's body missing

CNN - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 11:07am
The radio legend, who died in June, has not been buried. His daughter says the family doesn't know where the body is.
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The safest used cars for teen drivers

CNBC - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 11:00am
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety issued its first list of used vehicles that it most recommends for young motorists.
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Girl's unsolved murder haunts New Hampshire town three years later

FOX News - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 10:27am
An 11-year-old girl whose disappearance prompted a massive search before her body was found against a dam in the Connecticut River remains a haunting presence in her small rural town.
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New Jersey reptile expert reportedly told to 'keep mouth shut' about anaconda on loose

FOX News - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 10:15am
A reptile expert said Friday that he wants to go "on the record" and confirm that New Jersey authorities are searching for an anaconda, not a boa constrictor in the state's largest lake.
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3 years later, slaying of 11-year-old found in river still haunts community longing for arrest

FOX News - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 9:34am
An 11-year-old girl whose disappearance prompted a massive search in 2011 before her body was found in the Connecticut River remains a haunting presence in her rural New Hampshire town.
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US companies sit at tax crossroads

CNBC - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 8:54am
Jack Lew highlighted the decision US companies face—stay domestic and pay taxes or go abroad for savings.
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Feds battle debt collection 'factory'

CNBC - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 8:45am
The CFPB has sued a firm it accuses of operating a "factory" that churned out more than 350,000 debt collection lawsuits.
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Israeli tanks dig in

CNBC - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 7:50am
Israeli soldiers in tanks and bulldozers have dug in across a mile-wide strip of Gaza's eastern frontier.
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Feds approve oil expansion

POLITICO - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 7:48am
The Obama administration approves of oil exploration in federal Atlantic Ocean waters.
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U.S. Drone Kills 15 Militants in Pakistan

The New York Times - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 7:46am
The strike was the fourth reported in the North Waziristan tribal region since Pakistan began a military operation there last month.
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Ukraine accuses rebels of destroying evidence

CNBC - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 7:29am
Fighting and artillery barrages flared near the Russian border in the hours after President Barack Obama called the loss of flight MH17 a "wake-up call" to Europe.
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