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Utah takes gay marriage to SCOTUS

POLITICO - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 3:19pm
A Utah official will ask the Supreme Court to weigh in on a challenge to the gay marriage law.
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Six Flags roller coaster derails

CNN - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 3:14pm
Americans love roller coasters -- until something goes wrong.
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Mystery surrounds disappearance of pregnant military spouse Erin Corwin

FOX News - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 2:58pm
Lance Cpl. Jonathan Corwin said there was nothing out of the ordinary when his 19-year-old pregnant wife left their California home for a vast national park nine days ago -- sparking an all-out search for the missing woman Tuesday using "every resource possible," authorities told
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Amendment fight blocks another bill

POLITICO - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 2:54pm
A bipartisan huting and fishing bill in the Senate is likely to blow up in procedural flames.
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13 K Streeters cross the street

POLITICO - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 2:38pm
Thirteen lawyers and lobbyists from Dickstein Shapiro are defecting to a K Street rival.
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Delays, cancellations slow down airlines

CNBC - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 2:33pm
For thousands of Americans who flew this spring, fewer flights arrived on time and more of their bags were mishandled.
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Food fads that faded before Crumbs

CNBC - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 2:32pm
Crumbs' failure should not surprise anyone. Many chains have risen and fallen with flash-in-pan fads.
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Fed minutes: QE likely end in October

CNBC - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 2:27pm
The Federal Reserve at its June meeting voted to reduce its monthly bond buying program another $10 billion to $35 billion.
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Mutual fund outflows jump. Here's why

CNBC - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 2:19pm
Investors in US-based mutual funds pulled $7.8 billion out of stock funds on fears of an early rate hike from the Fed.
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Poll: Most call for less Sarah Palin

POLITICO - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 2:17pm
Two-thirds of Democrats and four in 10 Republicans want her to take a back seat, a new poll says.
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Lerner warned against email chatter

POLITICO - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 2:14pm
"We need to be cautious about what we say in emails," she says at one point.
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Why Facebook has big upside: Analysts

CNBC - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 2:06pm
There's been no shortage of negative Facebook headlines recently, but the company's stock will likely continue to climb, some analysts said.
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Why tablet sales may not see an upswing

CNBC - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 1:52pm
Tablet sales are falling, and there may be no recovery in sight as consumers turn to other device options.
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Castro brothers won't be roommates

POLITICO - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 1:43pm
The incoming secretary's twin brother says he doesn't have the space in his 520 square foot condo.
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Investor appetite for VC firms soars

CNBC - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 1:26pm
A hot market for initial public offerings and acquisitions is likely bolstering investor appetite for the sector.
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Brooklyn just became more pot friendly

CNBC - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 1:24pm
Brooklyn's DA announced his office wouldn't prosecute possession of up to 2 oz. of weed, for the most part. NYT reports.
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Imports surge amid port strike fears

CNBC - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 1:18pm
Imports are expected to reach their highest volume in at least five years this month.
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Perry greets Obama on Dallas tarmac

POLITICO - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 1:16pm
They shake hands, and Obama claps Perry on the arm as they walk across the tarmac.
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Texas Dem: Obama actions 'bizarre'

POLITICO - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 1:15pm
Henry Cuellar has criticized the White House for being "one step behind" on the border crisis.
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Ahhh! Rides get a little too thrilling

CNBC - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 1:15pm
Some park goers are wondering if the high adrenaline rides they love are starting to get too dangerous.
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