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Incomes and Outcomes: The Great Wage Slowdown, Looming Over Politics

The New York Times - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 12:29am
The lack of income growth has become a defining national issue and is hurting Democrats.






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Shipping cutoffs to get pushed back

CNBC - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 12:11am
Retailers are looking to get a leg up by pushing cut-off deadlines for online orders even later in the season.
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Ford's F-Series gamble ready to roll

CNBC - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 12:02am
It's finally showtime for the most important new vehicle launch from Ford in decades.
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More transparency, more pay for CEOs

CNBC - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 12:00am
As compensation consultants have become more popular in determining pay, chief executives’ paychecks have actually grown. The NYT reports.
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No surrender on immigration

POLITICO - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 11:39pm
A Republican senator asks: Who will protect the nation, if not us?
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Handshake diplomacy during APEC

CNBC - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 11:34pm
Chinese and Japanese leaders met for the first time in two years this week and despite the icy nature of the encounter, experts welcomed the meeting.
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The GOP plan for Lynch: It's all about immigration

POLITICO - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 11:24pm
A preview of the coming fight over Obama's attorney general pick.
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Videos Add Details in Fatal Arizona Wildfire, but Big Question Remains

The New York Times - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 11:13pm
Newly released videos document the search for 19 wilderness firefighters killed in the Yarnell Hill fire last year, but do not explain why the men left a relatively safe spot before their deaths.






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Why iron ore's meltdown is far from over

CNBC - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 11:00pm
Iron ore prices have dived this year and there's no respite ahead for the metal, according to Citi, which forecasts double-digit declines in 2015.
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How Milwaukee went soft on crime

POLITICO - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 10:58pm
The stats, the technology, the cops back on the beat.
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A New Sheriff in Town

POLITICO - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 10:57pm
David Clarke is taking aim at the Milwaukee Police Department's "data-driven crap."
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Where the Modern Wars Hit Home

POLITICO - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 10:48pm
Arlington National Cemetery's Section 60 is nearing full capacity.
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Red-state Democrats rise in Senate

POLITICO - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 10:39pm
Red staters and moderates could determine whether Mitch McConnell or Harry Reid prevails.
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Arias lawyers file motion to dismiss charges, say porn evidence destroyed on victim's computer

FOX News - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 10:02pm
Attorneys for convicted murderer Jodi Arias have filed a motion to dismiss all charges against her, alleging prosecutorial misconduct.
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What Happened to Warren the Watchdog?

POLITICO - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 9:51pm
She has taken the other side of her own argument.
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Suspect in McStay case no stranger to family

CNN - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 9:41pm
One year ago, the bodies of the McStay family were found in the desert. Now, a suspect is behind bars.
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The Democrats' favorite denier

POLITICO - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 9:39pm
Jim Inhofe's impending rise to chairman of the Environment and Public Works Committee has Democrats aiming to make him the face of GOP science denialism.
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Washington Memo: Republicans Vow to Fight E.P.A. and Approve Keystone Pipeline

The New York Times - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 9:17pm
Republicans aim to use their new powers to subvert regulations aimed at curbing carbon pollution. They also see greater leverage in pushing President Obama to approve the Keystone XL pipeline.






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11 Years Later, Woman’s Death Is Tied to G.M. Ignition Defect

The New York Times - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 9:08pm
The family of a woman who was killed when her General Motors car crashed in 2003 was never told her death was linked to a flaw that has killed 12 other people.






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It’s Official: Mormon Founder Had Up to 40 Wives

The New York Times - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 9:00pm
The church made the disclosure about Joseph Smith to show transparency about its history at a time when some members have been feeling doubtful.






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