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US gushes oil; refiners struggle to cope

CNBC - 11 hours 18 min ago
The U.S. is swimming in oil and gas, but refiners are struggling to capitalize on it all.
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Holder warns of ‘frightening’ signs on Syria

POLITICO - 11 hours 26 min ago
"It's more frightening than anything I think I've seen as attorney general," he says.
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Identity theft ring a real Mickey Mouse operation

FOX News - 11 hours 54 min ago
Police in Bellevue, Wash., were investigating stolen construction signs last week when they stumbled upon an identity theft operation, KIRO-TV reported.
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Michelle Knight, freed after 11 years of captivity, says her new fame comes with complications

FOX News - 11 hours 55 min ago
Michelle Knight has discovered that the fame that followed her escape from Ariel Castro's house of horrors cuts both ways.
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Gutierrez hits immigration hardliners

POLITICO - 12 hours 5 min ago
He says some policymakers are engaging in a "demonization" of the children.
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Back on bike after losing arm

CNN - 12 hours 20 min ago
O'Brien lost his arm after an accident earlier this year. But he says that pales to what people with cancer go through.
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United flight diverted to remote Midway Island

CNN - 12 hours 27 min ago
A harrowing United Airlines flight Friday over the Pacific Ocean was forced to land on remote Midway Island because of what an FAA official said was an electrical odor on board.
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Boy found in basement tells of grueling forced exercise

CNN - 12 hours 29 min ago
Twice each day, 12-year-old Charlie Bothuell V says in court documents, he was forced to do 100 push-ups, 200 sit-ups and 100 jumping jacks. He told child welfare investigators in Michigan that he'd have to curl a 25-pound weight on each arm and do 5,000 revolutions on an exercise machine, and if he didn't finish in less than an hour, he'd have to do the routine again, according a petition filed in Wayne County court in Michigan this week.
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PayPal to refund donations in toddler's hot car death

CNN - 12 hours 30 min ago
PayPal said Friday it will refund donations to the family of Cooper Harris, the Georgia toddler whose father is charged with murder in his hot-car death.
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Student: I was expelled for marrying another woman

CNN - 12 hours 30 min ago
A 22-year-old woman is expelled from a Christian university in Oklahoma for marrying a woman, in violation of the school's morality covenant.
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Teen speaks about her family's slaughter

CNN - 12 hours 35 min ago
Cassidy Stay has seen the worst of mankind -- the brutal killings of her parents and siblings, ages 4 to 13, in their Texas home. On Saturday, the 15-year-old quoted Dumbledore, the wise man from the Harry Potter series, in hopes of finding some good amid the horror.
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Retired teacher goes on trial in wife's cliff push

FOX News - 12 hours 36 min ago
A retired Kansas schoolteacher accused of pushing his wife off a cliff in Maine is going on trial on attempted murder charges.
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Retired teacher accused of pushing wife off cliff goes on trial on attempted murder charges

FOX News - 12 hours 38 min ago
A retired Kansas schoolteacher accused of pushing his wife off a cliff in Maine is going on trial on attempted murder charges.
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Man who killed theater-goer in texting dispute is out on bond

CNN - 12 hours 39 min ago
Curtis Reeves Jr., the man charged with second-degree murder for fatally shooting a man inside a Florida movie theater in January, was released from a Florida jail on $150,000 bond Friday.
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Remains may be American missing in Mexico

CNN - 12 hours 44 min ago
Harry Devert left a job as a trader in finance to take a transcontinental motorcycle journey from the United States to Latin America.
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Holder blasts Palin

POLITICO - 12 hours 46 min ago
Holder blasts Palin over impeachment call
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To boost school success for foster children, California finds you first have to count them

FOX News - 12 hours 56 min ago
California is embarking on a first-of-its-kind attempt to improve the academic lives of foster youth by giving schools more money to meet their special needs and holding educators accountable for results.
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McCain dings Paul, 'fortress' U.S.

POLITICO - 12 hours 58 min ago
The senator warns that Paul's isolationist foreign policy could threaten global stability.
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Playbook: Rand Paul's weekend

POLITICO - 13 hours 7 min ago
He has private sit-downs with Peter Thiel and Mark Zuckerberg at a technology conference.
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Netanyahu: Zarif’s comments a ‘joke’

POLITICO - 13 hours 11 min ago
The Israeli prime minister dismisses his remarks.
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