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For Sale: Roomy New Mexico Property Away From It All, Once Occupied by a Missile

The New York Times - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 11:39am
The Roswell site had been the home of an Atlas F missile, with a warhead over 100 times more powerful than the atomic bomb dropped on Nagasaki.

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House Benghazi panel meets with State, Justice departments

POLITICO - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 11:33am
The classified meeting Tuesday with the State Department focused on embassy security. The second meeting, with the Justice Department, centered on witnesses who could later appear before the committee.
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Investors spooked over energy MLPs

CNBC - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 11:32am
The top three energy master limited funds are in the red, spooking retail investors. How far will the oil price go?
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New law requires gender-neutral single-stall bathrooms in California city

FOX News - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 11:31am
Businesses in West Hollywood have 60 days to comply with a new law requiring all single-stall restrooms to be gender-neutral and not restrict usage to a single sex.
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Rubio: Decision on WH bid by April

CNBC - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 11:29am
Sen. Marco Rubio tells CNBC his decision on whether to run for president comes down to this question.
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This could reduce your commute time by 40%

CNN - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 11:23am
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US rules in T-Mobile tower dispute

CNBC - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 11:22am
The US ruled that officials in Roswell did not do enough to explain why it denied T-Mobile's application to build a cellphone tower.
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Religion news in brief

FOX News - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 11:20am
Supporters of fired Atlanta fire chief rally in state Capitol ATLANTA (AP) — Supporters of fired Atlanta Fire Chief Kelvin Cochran packed Georgia's Capitol Rotunda to protest what they consider unjust persecution he has suffered for expressing his religious beliefs.
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Police: Homeless woman replaced baby Jesus with pig's head at Massachusetts church's Nativity

FOX News - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 11:19am
A homeless woman is facing charges for allegedly replacing a Massachusetts church's baby Jesus figurine with a pig's head on Christmas.
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Official: Delaware Guard base increases security after vehicles arrive at gate, turn around

FOX News - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 11:16am
The Delaware National Guard has increased security at an air base after different vehicles approached its gate this week, then left.
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State: Court should deny appeal of man convicted in ex's killing, detailed in 'Serial' podcast

FOX News - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 11:15am
Maryland prosecutors asked an appeals court to deny an appeal by a man convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend whose case became the centerpiece of the popular podcast "Serial." Prosecutors said Adnan Syed, now 34, strangled his former girlfriend in 1999 after the two high school students broke up and she began dating someone else.
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William Phillips, member of Philadelphia radical group MOVE, dies in prison

FOX News - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 11:15am
A high-ranking member of the Philadelphia radical group MOVE has died in prison while serving a decades-long sentence for the 1978 killing of a police officer.
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2015's Bonnaroo lineup is ...

CNN - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 11:11am
Looks like tens of thousands of music lovers should be "in the mood for a melody."
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Look at me! 20 selfies of the week

CNN - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 11:09am
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Forex probe continues to expand: Report

CNBC - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 11:08am
An probe into attempted foreign-exchange manipulation has found evidence of more potential malfeasance, according to Dow Jones.
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Cops: Bartender planned to poison Boehner

CNN - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 11:05am
John Boehner's former bartender once made plans to slip poison into the House speaker's drink, or shoot him and drive away, authorities say.
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Virginia lawmaker wins election from jail

POLITICO - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 11:01am
Joseph Morrissey resigned in December after pleading guilty to misdemeanor charges for contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
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Why Facebook parenting can backfire

CNN - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 11:00am
Just about every day on Facebook, I see posts by parents asking for advice related to their children. Granted, many of my friends are parents, but I imagine you see similar posts when you log on as well.
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AIG executive vanishes while attending work conference in California

FOX News - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 10:58am
Friends and family are heading out on an all-day search Wednesday for a missing AIG insurance executive who mysteriously disappeared last week while attending a work conference in California.
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U.S. school violence

CNN - Wed, 01/14/2015 - 10:58am
Here is a list of incidents of random elementary, middle and high school (excludes colleges and universities) violence with fatalities, from 1927 to the present. This list does NOT include suicides, gang related incidents, or deaths resulting from interpersonal conflicts.
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