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Political shakeup looms in California

POLITICO - Sun, 07/20/2014 - 5:29pm
California's leadership looks much the same as it did decades ago. That may change.
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Play by play: Nichols, news & sports

POLITICO - Sun, 07/20/2014 - 5:10pm
CNN's Rachel Nichols discusses covering the intersection of sports and politics in journalism.
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What bulls are praying for this week

CNBC - Sun, 07/20/2014 - 5:00pm
Will this week's earnings reports really be enough to support the market?
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Police: 3 teens fatally beat 2 homeless men in Albuquerque using bricks, sticks

FOX News - Sun, 07/20/2014 - 4:50pm
Albuquerque police say three teenagers ganged up on two homeless men, fatally beating them and leaving their bodies nearly unrecognizable.
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Kerry on plane disaster: 'Moment of truth" for Putin

CNN - Sun, 07/20/2014 - 4:50pm
The United States upped pressure on Russia's Vladimir Putin on Sunday over his response to the Malaysia Airlines jet shoot-down in eastern Ukraine, with Secretary of State John Kerry noting on CNN that it was a "moment of truth" for the Russian president.
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Air Force says decision near on four-state bomber training area over Northern Plains

FOX News - Sun, 07/20/2014 - 4:27pm
Air Force officials are expected to decide as soon as next month whether to go forward with an expansion of a bomber training area over the Northern Plains that would encompass an area larger than West Virginia.
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California's ongoing drought, low reservoirs complicate state's clean energy goals

FOX News - Sun, 07/20/2014 - 4:10pm
California's ongoing drought could complicate the state's effort to combat global warming.
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Dad to 911: Send an ambulance

CNN - Sun, 07/20/2014 - 3:05pm
A dad says he caught someone sexually abusing his 11-year-old son, he beat the assailant and then called 911.
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Almost $9M for DNC in June

POLITICO - Sun, 07/20/2014 - 2:40pm
The committee cuts its debt to just $3 million, down from a onetime high of $23 million.
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Letter From Washington: Watergate and Lessons Not Learned

The New York Times - Sun, 07/20/2014 - 1:33pm
Deciding whether to impeach President Richard M. Nixon was a defining moment for the congressmen involved, but it failed to become a model for subsequent actions.
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Cameron to Putin: Drop rebels

POLITICO - Sun, 07/20/2014 - 1:18pm
The British prime minister demands that Russia end its support for the rebels in Ukraine.
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For bankrupt Detroit, some fixes

POLITICO - Sun, 07/20/2014 - 12:31pm
The city has experienced a range of improvements that will factor into next month's bankruptcy trial.
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Kerry asserts American authority

POLITICO - Sun, 07/20/2014 - 12:02pm
He details evidence against separatists in Ukraine for Thursday's plane disaster.
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International Education: U.S. Seen as Weak on Global Research Collaboration

The New York Times - Sun, 07/20/2014 - 12:02pm
Those responsible for American institutions’ global strategies too often fail to identify and work toward shared goals, observers say.
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Police: No arrests yet in slaying of 11-year-old Chicago girl hit by stray bullet at sleepover

FOX News - Sun, 07/20/2014 - 11:44am
Chicago Police say they haven't arrested anyone yet in the death of an 11-year-old girl who was struck by a stray bullet while at a friend's house for a sleepover.
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A 97-year-old Merchant Marine vet ends up homeless after eviction from senior home

FOX News - Sun, 07/20/2014 - 11:44am
A ukulele-playing 97-year-old Merchant Marine veteran found himself down on his luck after he was kicked out of a California senior living facility and ended up in a homeless shelter.
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Motherlode Blog: Immaculate Incarceration: A Baby in Solitary Confinement

The New York Times - Sun, 07/20/2014 - 11:32am
According to my mother’s prison records, she served around 17 weeks in “The Hole”—solitary confinement. Only for her it wasn’t so solitary. She had me.






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Kerry Says Russia Trained Separatists to Use Antiaircraft Missiles

The New York Times - Sun, 07/20/2014 - 11:30am
Secretary of State John Kerry said on Sunday, “We know for certain that the separatists have a proficiency that they’ve gained by training from Russians as to how to use these sophisticated SA-11 systems.”
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Police: Suspected shoplifter arrested after posting selfies on Facebook wearing stolen dress

FOX News - Sun, 07/20/2014 - 11:25am
Police investigating the theft of clothing and jewelry from a southern Illinois boutique say they arrested a woman after she posted Facebook photos of herself wearing one of the stolen items.
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New York gun range in business for 73 years forced to close

FOX News - Sun, 07/20/2014 - 11:23am
A New York gun range has been forced to close its doors after more than 70 years in business, following a bitter dispute with its neighbors over noise and safety issues.
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