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Obama, Putin discuss Ukraine, missiles

CNBC - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 1:53pm
The call came at the end of a week in which the U.S. and the European Union increased sanctions against Russia.
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Obamacare's big threat hits new level

CNBC - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 1:51pm
The Obama administration asked a top federal appeals court to reverse a recent bombshell ruling that threatens to cripple Obamacare.
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Dow names with negative impact

CNBC - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 1:49pm
Check out which stocks are responsible for about half of the point losses in the blue-chip index this week.
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Stock selloff ahead but not panic: Pros

CNBC - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 1:48pm
Stocks could see a continued selloff in the coming days, Kenny Polcari says.
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Obama talks to Putin about Ukraine

POLITICO - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 1:34pm
He speaks with Putin to reiterate concern about Russia's support of separatists in Ukraine.
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GoPro CEO focusing on long-term growth

CNBC - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 1:31pm
A day after GoPro reported quarterly results, CEO Nick Woodman emphasized the video camera maker's long-term growth strategy.
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W.H. appeals health subsidy case

POLITICO - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 1:20pm
The ruling threatens a major part of the law, which provides subsidies to buy health coverage.
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The 'meh' economy and 2014

POLITICO - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 1:15pm
Here are five questions that will explain how the economy plays in the midterms.
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Fla. judge: Redraw districts now

POLITICO - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 12:57pm
Judge Terry Lewis asks the legislature to submit a "remedial or revised map" within two weeks.
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Faltering Aereo seeks court help

CNBC - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 12:55pm
Aereo has urged a federal judge to let it operate like a cable system, saying it likely would not otherwise survive.
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Kerry Calls on Qatar and Turkey to Gain Release of Israeli Soldier

The New York Times - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 12:43pm
Secretary of State John Kerry asked the two nations to use their influence after the abduction, which took place shortly after a cease-fire was to go into effect.
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Dems should not toast this jobs report

CNBC - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 12:42pm
Wages barely budged in July and the workweek remained flat. That's not good for the Democrats, POLITICO's Ben White says.
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Motherlode Blog: Your Turn: A Weekend Thread, Open for Comments

The New York Times - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 12:38pm
Welcome to Motherlode’s weekly open thread. Do you have thoughts about the news this week, and how it affects families? A question to ask? A rant to share? This is your place. Go.






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American with Ebola lands in U.S.

POLITICO - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 12:32pm
The doctor has been taken to an Atlanta hospital.
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ISDA declares Argentine credit event

CNBC - Fri, 08/01/2014 - 12:30pm
The ISDA on Friday effectively declared Argentina in default, which could trigger payments on credit default swaps.
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