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DealBook: Senior Justice Department Prosecutor to Step Down

The New York Times - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 8:59pm
As acting head of the Justice Department’s criminal division, David A. O’Neil homed in on a case involving BNP Paribas. Now that the case is closed — with a guilty plea from the bank — he is moving on, most likely to a job at a white-shoe law firm.
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Group sues transit agency after it rejects 'Killing Jews' ads for New York City buses

FOX News - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 8:41pm
A pro-Israel group sued the city's transit authority on Wednesday, asking a court to force it to accept a bus advertisement including the phrase "Hamas Killing Jews" after it was rejected on the grounds its display could incite violence.
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U.S. Military Hospitals Are Ordered to Improve Care, Access and Safety

The New York Times - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 8:40pm
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel gave the military four to six weeks to improve access to treatment, quality of care and patient safety at hospitals and clinics.

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2 New Limits on Voting in North Carolina Are Rejected by U.S. Court

The New York Times - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 8:33pm
The federal appeals panel ruled against North Carolina, telling it to restore a “same-day registration” provision.
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Florida Man Is Convicted of Murdering Teenager in Dispute Over Loud Music

The New York Times - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 7:59pm
Michael Dunn was convicted of first-degree murder in the shooting of an unarmed black teenager after a confrontation over rap music blaring from a car.

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Four Deaths Are Linked to a Respiratory Illness

The New York Times - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 7:57pm
Enterovirus 68 has been found in at least four people who died, and has caused an influx of sick children at hospitals nationwide.
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A Study Bolsters a Call to Use Long-Acting Contraceptives

The New York Times - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 7:36pm
In a program offering sexually active teenagers in St. Louis free birth control, pregnancy and abortion rates were less than a quarter of those of such teenagers nationally.

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Indians Join the Wave of Investors in Condos and Homes in the U.S.

The New York Times - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 7:33pm
Not-so-superrich Indians are joining buyers from other countries who see the recovering United States housing market as a safe haven for their money.
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Airlines face Ebola fallout

POLITICO - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 7:28pm
New worries arise about the disease's ability to hop between countries and continents.
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Obama and the Secret Service

POLITICO - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 7:27pm
The agency's most important protectee has been notably reserved in his response.
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Derek Jeter is now a publisher

CNBC - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 7:20pm
Derek Jeter announces The Players'Tribune, a new publishing company that provides a forum for star athletes and their stories.
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Watch Thursday's show!

CNN - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 7:17pm
October 2, 2014
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Lies passengers tell to get upgrades

CNBC - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 7:08pm
In a poll conducted by lastminute.com.au 912 people admitted to lying in order to receive free upgrades on flights.
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Cramer's Remix: Don’t surrender to selloff

CNBC - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 6:58pm
Nobody likes losing money, and on Wednesday, a lot of people lost money in stocks.
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‘You can’t get too bearish’: Pro

CNBC - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 6:57pm
Investors don't need to run and hide just yet, Brian Kelly says.
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Contributing Op-Ed Writer: The Next Nine Years

The New York Times - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 6:49pm
Will Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. preside over a conservative majority, become a beleaguered dissenter or migrate to the center of a new spectrum?

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Social Media Leader: Narendra Modi Has American Facebook Fans, Too

The New York Times - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 6:47pm
The Indian prime minister’s base is larger than all but 21 American elected officials and current candidates, according to a site that tracks social media accounts.

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Inovio CEO: Ebola vaccine shows promise

CNBC - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 6:46pm
An Ebola vaccine in development has shown preliminary success, Inovio's Joseph Kim says.
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Cramer: Board members, listen up

CNBC - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 6:35pm
Memo to every board of directors: When companies take Cramer’s advice, shares go higher.
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Stocks slammed but can they snap back?

CNBC - Wed, 10/01/2014 - 6:33pm
The stars aligned against stocks Wednesday, but the market could snap back as traders count down to the September employment report.
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