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Father of Georgia toddler researched child deaths in hot cars

CNN - Sat, 06/28/2014 - 10:25am
The suspect in a Georgia toddler's death told police he used the Internet to research child deaths inside vehicles, a search warrant said.
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Police arrest three students for allegedly taking pictures up teachers' skirts

FOX News - Sat, 06/28/2014 - 10:21am
Police arrested three Virginia high school students who allegedly used their cell phones to take pictures and videos up the skirts of their female teachers.
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Benghazi suspect held in U.S.

POLITICO - Sat, 06/28/2014 - 9:55am
As a result, there is heightened security at the federal courthouse in D.C.
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GoPro CEO eyes seamless experience

CNBC - Sat, 06/28/2014 - 9:52am
In the largest IPO of a consumer electronics company in two decades, GoPro raised more than $400 million dollars when it opened on Thursday.
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'Star Wars' museum to open in Chicago

CNBC - Sat, 06/28/2014 - 9:51am
The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art aims to open in 2018, based on the personal collection of the "Star Wars" director.
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Aereo to 'pause' operations

CNBC - Sat, 06/28/2014 - 9:38am
Online TV service Aereo will "pause" operations in the wake of a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that the company violates copyright law
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BNP Paribas bank facing heavy U.S. penalties: CEO

CNBC - Sat, 06/28/2014 - 9:12am
The French bank is facing heavy penalties following a U.S. probe into breaking sanctions which should end "very soon", a French TV channel reported on Saturday.
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SEC judge suspends two KPMG auditors

CNBC - Sat, 06/28/2014 - 9:05am
An SEC judge ruled on Friday that KPMG auditors John Aesoph and Darren Bennett overlooked "numerous red flags" when auditing TierOne Bank's 2008 financial statements.
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Navy says human error partly to blame in drone crash that caused $30M in damages

FOX News - Sat, 06/28/2014 - 8:43am
The Navy says human error and a malfunctioning control system are to blame for a November drone accident off the coast of Southern California that injured two sailors and caused $30 million in damage to a warship.
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Obama chides G.O.P. for blocking economic measures

CNBC - Sat, 06/28/2014 - 8:00am
President Obama rebuked congressional Republicans for opposing his economic initiatives, and for not doing enough for the middle class.
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Brands alter breakfast as habits change

CNBC - Sat, 06/28/2014 - 7:00am
Here are three ways Americans are taking a different approach to breakfast. Who may be the winners and losers of the shift?
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Body of missing firefighter found in California wilderness

FOX News - Sat, 06/28/2014 - 6:03am
A California firefighter who disappeared two weeks ago after chasing after his dog during a backpacking trip was found dead Friday, authorities said.
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Behind Ivy Walls: Americans Think We Have the World’s Best Colleges. We Don’t.

The New York Times - Sat, 06/28/2014 - 6:00am
The United States may have many of the best elite colleges, but over all, our higher-education system has many of the same problems found in K-12.






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Arizona wildfire: Wind sends blaze past containment lines

FOX News - Sat, 06/28/2014 - 5:21am
Fire crews are hoping that lighter winds on Saturday will spur progress against a wildfire that has charred more than 8 square miles in eastern Arizona's White Mountains and prompted some evacuations.
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Golden Gate Bridge suicide barrier: Tears, joy at vote

FOX News - Sat, 06/28/2014 - 3:24am
A teary-eyed Dana Barks was almost speechless after officials for the San Francisco's iconic Golden Gate Bridge approved a $76 million funding package for a suicide barrier that could prevent people from jumping to their deaths.
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Officials approve Golden Gate Bridge suicide barrier funding

FOX News - Sat, 06/28/2014 - 2:57am
For John Brooks, the years of waiting for officials to come up with money for a suicide barrier on San Francisco's majestic Golden Gate Bridge have been agonizing. He has fought for one ever since his 17-year-old daughter, Casey, jumped from the rust-colored span in 2008.
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Seth Mazzaglia murder trial: Ex-girlfriend's testimony key to conviction

FOX News - Sat, 06/28/2014 - 2:10am
Defense lawyers and prosecutors stressed one thing throughout the trial of a 31-year-old man convicted of raping and killing a University of New Hampshire student: The key was the truthfulness of the defendant's ex-girlfriend.
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