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Obama: GOP failed to pass a 'darn' immigration bill

POLITICO - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 2:23pm
He will announce a plan to overhaul the system.
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Chicago faces $20B tornado risk: Study

CNBC - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 1:51pm
If a tornado like the one that ravaged Moore in 2013 struck the Chicago area, potential damage could exceed $20 billion, reinsurer Swiss Re said.
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Alibaba to send Yahoo soaring: Munster

CNBC - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 1:51pm
Yahoo's stake in Alibaba stands to send shares 20 percent higher, Gene Munster says.
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3 missing Israeli teens found dead

POLITICO - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 1:48pm
"Hamas is responsible, and Hamas will pay," says Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
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Amazon's 'predatory pricing' questioned

CNBC - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 1:15pm
Amazon.com has become so big and powerful that it could threaten to end the publishing industry, a technology attorney told CNBC.
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Mutual funds sue Puerto Rico

CNBC - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 1:15pm
Funds that hold municipal bonds in Puerto Rico are suing it over a newly passed law dealing with bankruptcy.
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GM: At least $1M for victims' families

POLITICO - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 1:06pm
The automaker says it won't cap the total amount it will pay out because of an ignition switch defect.
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For sale: Small South Dakota town, bar included

FOX News - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 1:01pm
A businessman is selling his small, southeastern South Dakota town for $400,000.
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W.H.: Women's health in jeopardy

POLITICO - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 12:54pm
"Today's decision jeopardizes the health of women employed by these companies," Earnest says.
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Taking the pulse of health-care stocks

CNBC - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 12:54pm
It's hard to find investors and analysts who aren't bullish on health care. But how does the prognosis look for the rest of the year?
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Motherlode Blog: Monday Quandary: Nothing Left at the End of the Day

The New York Times - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 12:52pm
Parent seeking advice from other parents: by six or seven o’clock, I’m fried, but my children are needier than ever. How do you cope with the end of the day when the day’s been especially tough?






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Dozens stuck for 4 hours in SeaWorld ride

CNN - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 12:42pm
Four dozen people were stuck for hours on a ride at SeaWorld San Diego on Sunday after a power failure, the amusement park said.
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Here's Amazon's biggest problem

CNBC - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 12:40pm
Here is the one big roadblock to Amazon's success, says Jake Novak.
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Court rulings: It's GOP vs. Democrats

CNN - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 12:39pm
Elections have consequences.
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Boom Meets Bust in Texas: Atop Sea of Oil, Poverty Digs In

The New York Times - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 12:26pm
A boom has helped produce fortunes for some in Texas, but poverty endures in shantytowns without basic services like water and sewers.






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Elliott slams Argentina for not talking

CNBC - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 12:21pm
Argentina hasn't been serious about its professed willingness to negotiate over its debt, according to a hedge fund.
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Google's Orkut follows Friendster

CNBC - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 12:20pm
Orkut, Google's first social networking site, will fold on September 30 after ten years of existence. NBC News reports.
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Police plan to charge Pennsylvania gun vendor over accidental shooting

FOX News - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 12:18pm
Police intend to charge a gun show vendor who accidentally shot a woman while demonstrating a concealed carry wallet holster.
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Jaywalking arrest gets out of hand

CNN - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 12:12pm
A jaywalking rarely makes national news, but the arrest of Arizona professor Ersula Ore has done just that.
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BNP accepts $8.9 billion penalty

POLITICO - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 12:10pm
The French bank agrees to plead guilty to charges of violating economic sanctions.
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