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As Senate Spotlight Is Given to Vulnerable Democrats, G.O.P. Finds a Dimmer

The New York Times - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 3:28pm
Senate Republicans are blocking legislation that they believe is intended to give a lift to Democrats in tough races.

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Retail rut? CEOs blame the economy

CNBC - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 3:24pm
If not the weather, what can retail CEOs blame for sluggish traffic? It's the economy, some say.
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John Seigenthaler dead at 86

POLITICO - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 3:21pm
The newspaper editor shaped USA Today and worked for civil rights under John F. Kennedy.
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US set to record lowest deficit in years

CNBC - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 3:20pm
For the first nine months of this budget year, the deficit has been down 28 percent from the same period in 2013.
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Accused killer of 6 collapses in Texas court

CNN - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 3:17pm
The estranged wife of Ron Lee Haskell had taken out a protective order against him, well before police say he sought her out and, after failing to find her, killed four children and two adults.
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Biden bemoans bitterness in D.C.

POLITICO - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 3:10pm
He says the "corrosive" politics of Washington are undermining the U.S. national interest.
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Slim hints at doubling NYT stake

POLITICO - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 3:01pm
The second richest man in the world considers raising his stake to roughly 17 percent.
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Earnest: Obama LeBron's 'big fan'

POLITICO - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 2:49pm
Press Secretary Josh Earnest says Obama enjoys watching LeBron James play.
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LeBron's return may complicate GOP

POLITICO - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 2:44pm
Republicans could find their preferred June 28 start date for the convention impossible.
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Obama's security request takes heat

CNBC - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 2:43pm
House Appropriations Committee Chairman Harold Rogers said the Obama administration's $3.7 billion border security request was too high.
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Einhorn all in for poker's 'Main Event'

CNBC - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 2:37pm
Billionaire hedge fund manager David Einhorn is still alive after three days in the World Series of Poker Main Event.
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Bull run beginning to wane: Pro

CNBC - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 2:27pm
Two investing pros weigh in on whether the bull run for stocks is over, and where they're putting their money.
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SEC case against Texas tycoon shot down

CNBC - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 2:16pm
Sam Wyly was found not liable for insider trading by a U.S. court after a federal jury found him guilty of fraud.
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CDC stops hazmat shipment

POLITICO - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 2:10pm
This decision follows incidents involving the improper handling of dangerous infectious agents.
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Fleet of military tanks up for auction

CNBC - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:53pm
A half dozen military tanks, along with armored vehicles, Scud missile launchers and high-powered guns are being auctioned.
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Gutierrez: 'Kirk should be ashamed'

POLITICO - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:49pm
The Illinois lawmaker blasts Kirk for seeking criminal records on the children along the border.
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She drove a Mercedes to pick up vouchers

CNN - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:41pm
Darlena Cuhna joins Don Lemon to reveal the life circumstances that led her to drive a Mercedes to pick up food vouchers.
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Issa subpoenas W.H. official

POLITICO - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:32pm
Issa calls on David Simas to provide testimony on that office's role in political campaigns.
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Witnesses tapped in Boehner lawsuit

POLITICO - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 1:02pm
The witnesses are a former assistant attorney general and a top Carter administration official.
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LeBron news floods Twitter

CNBC - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 12:26pm
LeBron James says he's going back to the Cleveland Cavaliers, and the Internet exploded in response.
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