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Open Mike: Sen. Portman on 'New Cleveland'

POLITICO - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 5:06am
Mike Allen sits down with Senator Rob Portman of Ohio.
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Portugal's BES hits back after selloff

CNBC - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 5:06am
Suspended from trading for another day, Banco Espirito Santo rushes to quell any concerns regarding its financial stability.
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The money war hits Colorado

POLITICO - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 5:03am
The most prominent donors are pouring money into the sleepy, sprawling suburbs east of Denver.
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House GOP cracks down on dues

POLITICO - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 5:03am
Speaker John Boehner dispatches his own team to twist some of the stragglers' arms.
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Reynolds, Lorillard to reshape Big Tobacco

CNBC - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 3:55am
Reynolds American and Lorillard are agreeing a complex merger that will reshape Big Tobacco.
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Modeling 'grand dame' Eileen Ford dies

CNBC - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:55am
Eileen Ford, the grande dame of the modeling industry, died on Wednesday in Morristown, N.J. She was 92.
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US man jailed for China-linked espionage

CNBC - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:22am
A California chemical engineer is sentenced to 15 years in prison after his rare economic-espionage conviction.
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Calif. man who hoarded snakes is sentenced

FOX News - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 12:50am
A Southern California teacher who had 400 snakes in his home, many of them dead or dying, pleaded guilty Thursday to failing to provide proper care for them.
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Lush hotels key to luring developers

CNBC - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 12:00am
Hospitality companies are hiring developers from Facebook and Google to speed mobile development.
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Economists don't expect US recession

CNBC - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 12:00am
Although economist have trimmed their estimates for second-quarter GDP, they don't believe the economy will hit a recession this year or next.
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California teacher who had 400 pythons pleads guilty neglect case, can't have pet for 5 years

FOX News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 11:31pm
A Southern California teacher who had 400 snakes in his home, many of them dead or dying, pleaded guilty Thursday to failing to provide proper care for them.
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Judge Rules G.O.P. Illegally Redrew Florida Districts

The New York Times - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 11:07pm
A judge said that Republicans “made a mockery” of an amendment meant to inject fairness into a process that has long been politically tainted.






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Statehouse reporting faces change

POLITICO - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 10:59pm
POLITICO Pro Report: About one-in-six statehouses reporters work for nontraditional outlets.
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National Briefing | New England: Massachusetts: Decision on Health Site Expected

The New York Times - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 10:42pm
Officials will know by early August whether the state can move forward with its own retooled health exchange or join the federal marketplace.






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National Briefing | Rockies: Colorado: Ruling Spurs More Same-Sex Marriages

The New York Times - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 10:41pm
Gay couples can keep getting married in Colorado, even though the state’s same-sex marriage ban is still in effect, a judge ruled Thursday.






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National Briefing | Midwest: Michigan: Appeal Likely in Sentence for Mob Attack

The New York Times - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 10:39pm
A judge sentenced a man to a year in jail on Thursday for his part in a mob attack that left a motorist in a coma for days.






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National Briefing | Washington: No Charges in Killing of Driver After Chase

The New York Times - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 10:36pm
A Secret Service officer and Capitol Police officer will not be charged in the shooting death of Miriam Carey, who last October led officers on a car chase from the White House to the Capitol before crashing.






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Why Lego remains the king of toys

CNBC - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 10:26pm
No matter how hard Sam Johnson presses down on the spider, the creature known as Sparratus stays together. It was not always so. The FT reports.
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National Briefing | Washington: Judge Gives I.R.S. a Month to Explain Lost Emails

The New York Times - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 10:11pm
A judge gave the Internal Revenue Service until Aug. 10 to explain under oath how it lost emails that Republicans are seeking as part of their ongoing investigation.






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Conservative donors stay the course

POLITICO - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 10:07pm
Club for Growth and Senate Conservatives Fund spend more than $10 million on contributions.
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