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C.I.A. Admits Penetrating Senate Intelligence Computers

The New York Times - 10 hours 56 min ago
An inquiry faulted officers for looking at servers used by the Intelligence Committee for a report on the C.I.A.’s detention and interrogation program.






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From market's ashes, the dollar rises

CNBC - 11 hours 5 min ago
As stocks spiral lower and bond yields tick higher, strategists say the dollar may finally be getting ready to flex some muscle.
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Sandoval leads Reid in GOP poll

POLITICO - 11 hours 18 min ago
A new poll shows five-term Reid faces an uphill battle in winning over Nevada voters in 2016.
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The global arms race for innovation

CNBC - 11 hours 19 min ago
Lawrence Livermore is reaching out to private industry amid a race for talent and ideas to solve pressing issues including national security.
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CIA officers acted improperly when searching Senate computers in torture probe, IG finds

FOX News - 11 hours 20 min ago
CIA Director John Brennan is apologizing to Senate intelligence committee leaders after his inspector general found that CIA employees acted improperly when the CIA searched Senate computers earlier this year.
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Georgia school principal resigns after 2 DUI arrests

FOX News - 11 hours 23 min ago
The principal of Milton High School has resigned after sheriff's deputies arrested him twice within a few hours on charges of drunken driving.
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Official: Healthcare.gov may see 'bumps' in year 2

POLITICO - 11 hours 23 min ago
A health reform official says he expects a good open enrollment period, but it won't be perfect.
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No crying babies: Russia's wackiest laws

CNBC - 11 hours 24 min ago
Under one bill, men between 14 and 18 years old would be fined 5000 rubles, or $150, for each act of masturbation.
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Iliad makes bid for T-Mobile US: Report

CNBC - 11 hours 24 min ago
T-Mobile shares were briefly halted after French telecom firm Iliad proposed a buyout offer for the company, Dow Jones reported Thursday.
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Chicago police responding to shooting at downtown high-rise office building

FOX News - 11 hours 24 min ago
Chicago police are responding to a reported shooting at a downtown high-rise office building.
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Tougher EU Russian sanctions

CNBC - 11 hours 30 min ago
The EU formally adopted sanctions on Thursday curbing arms sales to Russia and cutting off financing for targeted banks.
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Trial set for 8 Greenpeace activists in Cincinnati P&G protest that included zip-lining tiger

FOX News - 11 hours 30 min ago
With only one of nine Greenpeace activists willing to accept a plea deal, a judge on Thursday set a trial date for the other eight on felony charges in an eye-catching protest at Procter & Gamble's headquarters in downtown Cincinnati.
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France awarding highest honor to Utah WWII veteran

FOX News - 11 hours 31 min ago
France is awarding its highest honor to a World War II veteran in Utah for his service and contributions to France during the war.
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Union Limits and Voter ID Rule Upheld in Wisconsin

The New York Times - 11 hours 32 min ago
The Wisconsin Supreme Court upheld a law that effectively ended collective bargaining for most public workers, in a victory for Gov. Scott Walker. The voting law that it upheld is blocked in federal court.






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Las Vegas man gets life without parole in random ax attack that killed baby, injured mom

FOX News - 11 hours 36 min ago
A 38-year-old Las Vegas man has been ordered to life in prison without the possibility of parole for killing a 4-month-old baby with a medieval-style battle ax and critically wounding the child's mother in a random attack on a sidewalk.
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6 resign from Chicago youth baseball board after learning coach a cop killer

FOX News - 11 hours 38 min ago
The family of a police officer killed in a 'brutal' 1988 beating at the hands of a group of young men expressed outrage last month when they learned that one of the assailants, who served 11 years for the murder, was the head coach in a children's baseball league, The Chicago Tribune reported.
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From sex offender to millionaire

CNN - 11 hours 39 min ago
Michael Phillips spent 12 years in prison and 12 more as a sex offender for a rape he didn't commit. Is he mad at his accuser? No. "I pray for her, I forgive her, and I bless her."
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Motherlode Blog: And the Moral of the Story Is: Keep It Positive

The New York Times - 11 hours 42 min ago
Do morality tales change children’s behavior? Research suggests that emphasizing the positive effects of honesty may, while tales of dire consequences fall on deaf ears.
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House moves toward border vote

POLITICO - 11 hours 44 min ago
However, some conservatives still have concerns with the border-crisis package.
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Pot will make income inequality worse

CNBC - 11 hours 46 min ago
Legalizing pot is going to exacerbate income inequality in America, says Jake Novak. Here's why.
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