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Hackers trying to exploit 'Heartbleed'

CNBC - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:08am
The US Government warned that hackers are attempting to exploit the 'Heartbleed' bug in targeted attacks.
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Jury deliberating sentence of woman convicted of fatally stabbing boyfriend with stiletto heel

FOX News - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:07am
Jurors have begun deliberating the sentence of a Houston woman convicted of stabbing to death her boyfriend with the 5½-inch stiletto heel of her shoe.
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US seizing tax refunds for parent debt?

CNBC - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:07am
The US is going through old records and can now seize tax refunds of the children of people it overpaid on Social Security.
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Nevada rancher, feds face off

CNN - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:05am
A 20-year dispute between a Nevada rancher and federal rangers over illegal cattle grazing erupted into an Old West-style showdown on the open range this week, even prompting self-proclaimed members of militia groups from across the country to join the rancher in fighting what they say is U.S. "tyranny."
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Amazon launches 'pay to quit' program

CNBC - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:05am
Amazon said it has started a program which offers workers at its fulfillment centers between $2,000 and $5,000 to quit.
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Police: No motive, known target yet in school stabbings as suspect not talking, 8 in hospital

FOX News - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:02am
A police chief says no evidence has surfaced yet to show a 16-year-old boy charged in a stabbing rampage at a high school outside Pittsburgh was targeting any particular student.
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Medicare data opens eyes, but has flaws

CNBC - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:00am
The data about Medicare reimbursements raised eyebrows for the millions paid to some doctors, but the data aren't perfect.
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Tennessee teen trying to change tire alongside interstate hit by car, killed

FOX News - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:52am
A 13-year-old boy who was trying to change a flat tire alongside Interstate 24 in Tennessee has died after being struck by a hit-and-run driver.
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Bridge collapses, prom picture goes viral

CNN - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:48am
A prom photo of high school students in Iowa has gone viral after the bridge they posed on collapsed into a creek.
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Navajo Nation Council opposes use of Washington Redskins moniker

FOX News - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:47am
The Navajo Nation Council voted to oppose the use of the Washington Redskins name, while a United Nations human rights expert said separately that the term is "inextricably linked to a history of suffering and dispossession."
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He inspired the Boston bombing

CNN - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:46am
Almost three years after his death in a 2011 CIA drone strike in Yemen, Anwar al-Awlaki continues to inspire violent jihadist extremists in the U.S.
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GOP vs. Lerner: The breakdown

POLITICO - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:45am
A closer look at the newest batch of documents shows Republicans still have some digging to do.
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Parked by hydrant? BMW = Break My Window

CNN - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:45am
Firemen stuck the hose WHERE? CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on a BMW's "Backdraft" moment.
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Budget trusts American people

CNN - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:43am
Rep. Paul Ryan says the Republican budget places its trust in the people, not in Washington
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Subway almost 'yoga mat' chemical-free

CNBC - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:43am
Subway says an ingredient dubbed the "yoga mat" chemical will be entirely phased out of its bread by next week.
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Lamb: 'Books still teach you more'

POLITICO - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:39am
The host of C-SPAN's "Booknotes" program compiles some of his favorite author interviews.
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Why pick Sylvia Burwell?

CNBC - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:35am
The HHS secretary nominee, the thinking goes, will keep Obamacare running on time, POLITICO's Ben White says.
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Albuquerque PD brutality slammed

CNN - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:34am
Albuquerque, New Mexico, police officers killed a 19-year-old as he "lay motionless on his back," an unarmed drugstore robber who was walking away from officers and a 25-year-old veteran suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder who threatened to shoot himself in the head.
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Mom: Lily was 'painfully beautiful'

CNN - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:32am
A man charged in the alleged hit-and-run death of a 4-year-old girl at a Florida day care center will remain in jail at least until a Monday hearing about bail, a judge in Orlando ruled Friday.
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Creating vaginas, nostrils in lab

CNN - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:30am
Scientists grew reproductive organs and nasal cartilage in labs, and later successfully implanted them in patients, according to two studies released Thursday.
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