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Commitments on 3 fronts test Obama’s foreign policy

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 7:24pm
President Obama has committed the United States to three major projections: a "pivot" to Asia, a muscular presence in Europe and a new battle against Islamic extremists.
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Second American beheaded, ISIS video shows

CNN - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 7:23pm
The ISIS terror group has published a video titled "A second message to America," showing the beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff.
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Theodore Wafer Sentenced to 17 Years in Michigan Shooting of Renisha McBride

The New York Times - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 7:22pm
Mr. Wafer, who was found guilty of second-degree murder and other charges after shooting and killing Ms. McBride on the front porch of his suburban Detroit home, was sentenced to a minimum of 17 years in prison.

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Watch Thursday's show!

CNN - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 7:21pm
September 4, 2014
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N.Y. Daily News sacks 'Redskins'

POLITICO - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 7:18pm
It is the latest news organization to do this, joining The Washington Post editorial board.
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5 questions on Obama's ISIL strategy

POLITICO - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 7:13pm
He has to figure out how to sell his ideas.
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Utah judge sides with parents of missing mom Susan Powell in estate dispute

FOX News - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 7:13pm
Third District Judge L.A. Dever issued the ruling Wednesday, nearly two months after he heard arguments about the case.
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Nationwide foreclosure scam leads to 35-year sentence; brother stole 300 home titles

FOX News - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:49pm
One of two brothers convicted of leading a nationwide foreclosure scam has been sentenced to 35 years in federal prison for stealing titles to more than 300 homes.
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Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Tragedy or Triumph

The New York Times - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:46pm
In a Supreme Court case over presidential recess appointments, functional pragmatism wins over rigid formalism in constitutional interpretation.
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Lawsuit alleges Sandusky abused boy after shopping trip, attending Penn State game in 2008

FOX News - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:45pm
A new accuser is suing Jerry Sandusky, Penn State and a charity the former assistant coach founded, saying he was sexually abused about six years ago.
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Watch this EM hot spot: JPMorgan pro

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:44pm
A change in Brazil's government could provide a boost to the emerging market's economy, Adrian Mowat says.
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Europe resistant to remedy of low rates

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:41pm
It is getting harder to find free parking for large sums of euros and investors are making desperate moves, NYT reports.
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Federal Judge, Bucking Trend, Affirms Ban on Same-Sex Marriages in Louisiana

The New York Times - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:40pm
Until Wednesday, there had been 21 consecutive federal court decisions finding gay marriage bans unconstitutional.

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Op-Ed Contributor: Bring Back the Party of Lincoln

The New York Times - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:38pm
What happened to the G.O.P.’s vision of broader opportunity?
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USA Today lays off 60-plus staffers

POLITICO - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:38pm
It's an effort to cut back costs, with the majority of layoffs in the editorial department.
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Apple stock heading to $80, pro says

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:35pm
Apple stock is heading to $80, said bearish trader Brian Kelly. "I do think this is probably not the end of this selloff."
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Retail CEO: High hopes into year’s end

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:23pm
This executive says he’s optimistic about the second half of the year.
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Clooney directs film on News Corp

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:12pm
Sony Pictures Entertainment said it will make a movie on News Corp's phone-hacking scandal. The New York Times reports.
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NFL & Apple: An astounding parallel

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:09pm
See what you can learn from your Fantasy draft card.
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Intel unveils luxury smart bracelet

CNBC - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:00pm
Intel teams up with designers to create the wearable device, MICA, and it's showing off the accessory at New York Fashion Week.
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