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DOJ arrests suspect in 2012 meningitis

CNBC - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 12:11pm
U.S. officials said they arrested a pharmacist linked to a 2012 outbreak of meningitis, which killed 64 people.
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US stocks rise after European Central Bank boosts stimulus; hiring report adds to optimism

FOX News - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 12:04pm
U.S. stocks are rising after the European Central bank pledged more stimulus to help the region's ailing economy, boosting the outlook for global growth.
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Lasry: I'm betting on Bucks for long term

CNBC - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 12:03pm
Billionaire investors Marc Lasry and Josh Harris say the sports teams they own are no strip and flip play.
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Clown's racist words are 'unbeweaveable'

CNN - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 12:00pm
A clown working at a fair loses his job after being accused of making racist comments. CNN affiliate WMC reports.
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Motherlode Blog: Nine Things to Hate About Packing School Lunches (and How to Fix Them)

The New York Times - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 11:59am
I choose to pack lunches for my children — but I also choose to make it easier to do.

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Judge orders former Wisconsin deputy to stand trial in killing of wife, sister-in-law

FOX News - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 11:59am
A judge has ordered a former Wisconsin sheriff's deputy to stand trial in the deaths of his wife and sister-in-law.
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NC debate reveals party strategies

CNBC - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 11:58am
The debate Wednesday between Sen. Kay Hagan and challenger Thom Thillis showed how other political battles may be fought.
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Tennessee Supreme Court to hear appeal of mother who tried prayer to cure daughter's cancer

FOX News - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 11:54am
An East Tennessee woman convicted of child neglect in her daughter's cancer death is asking the state Supreme Court to declare that she was innocent when she relied on prayer to heal the girl.
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Police search home of missing Arizona 8-year-old girl; body found in area not yet identified

FOX News - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 11:49am
Law enforcement officers are searching the home of a missing 8-year-old Arizona girl following the discovery of a body in the area.
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Apple's pay plans go beyond your wallet

CNBC - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 11:41am
Apple's plans for mobile payments likely won't stop at having your phone replace your wallet, analysts say.
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Electrolux near $2.5B-plus GE deal

CNBC - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 11:38am
Sweden's Electrolux is near a deal to buy General Electric's iconic appliance business for more than $2.5 billion.
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Georgia dad in hot car death charged with murder

FOX News - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 11:30am
A Georgia man whose son died after he was left in a hot car for seven hours has been charged with murder in the toddler's death.
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Detroit man charged in wife's slaying to get competency exam; her 2 children still missing

FOX News - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 11:29am
A Detroit man charged in the slaying of his estranged wife whose two children are missing will get a competency evaluation.
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Father of Georgia toddler left in hot car charged with murder in his son's death

FOX News - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 11:28am
A Georgia man whose son died after he was left in a hot car for seven hours has been charged with murder in the toddler's death.
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NY woman files complaint, says school guard forced son to pose as though he was being frisked

FOX News - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 11:19am
A black New York woman says a white school security guard forced her 12-year-old son with Down syndrome to pose for a photo in a way that made it look like the boy was being frisked.
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Why Goldman's gold man says short gold

CNBC - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 11:16am
Jeffrey Currie, head of commodities research at Goldman Sachs, says gold prices will dip to $1,050 an ounce by January.
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Court voids Obamacare aid challenge

CNBC - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 11:16am
A appeals court gave the Obama administration a victory when it vacated a ruling that found subsidies issued via are illegal.
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Protesters cuffed at fast-food rallies

CNBC - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 11:08am
Union organizers said they expected thousands to show up to protests around the U.S. Previously, turnout has been fairly minimal.
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Midterm Calculus: Independent Now a Real Contender in the Kansas Senate Race

The New York Times - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 10:59am
The surprise withdrawal of the Democrat leaves a two-man race between a weak Republican incumbent and a little-known independent.

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Court to rehear Obamacare case

POLITICO - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 10:52am
A lawsuit challenging the core Obamacare insurance subsidies will get another hearing in December.
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