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Nagin sentenced to 10 years in prison

POLITICO - 10 hours 40 min ago
The former New Orleans is convicted on bribery, money laundering and other corruption charges.
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Boehner: Immigration could be in suit

POLITICO - 10 hours 42 min ago
The House will vote on a lawsuit against Obama for alleged abuses of executive authority by July's end.
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Retail 'funk' capsizes Container Store

CNBC - 10 hours 47 min ago
Credit Suisse isn't waiting for Container Store to right itself this holiday season, lowering its price target, USA Today reports.
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McConnell strikes back on Medicare

POLITICO - 11 hours 7 min ago
In a new ad, the Kentucky senator brands his Democratic opponent as Obama's candidate.
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This is where to find earnings growth

CNBC - 11 hours 8 min ago
As earnings season starts, Alcoa's strong results have given some investors a reason to be optimistic about what's to come.
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Guy to beach thieves: Put down my stuff!

CNN - 11 hours 14 min ago
Two women were caught on camera trying to steal a family's beach equipment. CNN's Anderson Cooper has more.
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You must vaccinate your kids

CNN - 11 hours 25 min ago
Aaron Carroll explains how vaccines can prevent illnesses like smallpox and measles, which are on the rise
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Boehner: Use pension trick for highways

CNBC - 11 hours 32 min ago
Boehner said he supports a pension-linked idea for raising highway funds and hopes to pass a bill within 2 weeks.
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White House office on drug control outlines strategy for 2014, focus on heroin, painkillers

FOX News - 11 hours 49 min ago
The Obama administration is unveiling a 2014 drug control policy with a focus on promoting drug treatment programs, as well as stemming heroin use and prescription painkillers abuse.
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Apple hires former FuelBand engineers

CNBC - 11 hours 52 min ago
The hiring report on the MacRumors website is fueling speculation about Apple's plans for an iWatch.
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Man trapped in Chicago jail visiting room for 31 hours

FOX News - 11 hours 52 min ago
Chicago authorities said Tuesday that a man visiting his son at the Cook County Jail last weekend was accidentally trapped in an empty maximum security visiting area for 31 hours.
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Source: American Apparel's new deal

CNBC - 11 hours 53 min ago
American Apparel appeared to have reached a deal on leadership and manufacturing plans. The New York Times reports.
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Pennsylvania man's draft notice was 102 years late

FOX News - 11 hours 54 min ago
A Pennsylvania woman says her late father has received notice to register for the nation's military draft -- some 102 years too late.
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Lights, cameras – it's the House GOP

POLITICO - 11 hours 59 min ago
The clip includes suspense-filled music and action footage from "Star Wars" and "Braveheart."
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Family: Pennsylvania man's notice to register for military draft arrives 102 years too late

FOX News - 12 hours 2 min ago
A Pennsylvania woman says her late father has received notice to register for the nation's military draft — some 102 years too late.
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Boehner urges action on border bill

POLITICO - 12 hours 4 min ago
He says the House should act before the recess.
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At 27,000 Feet, an Air Force Plea to Preserve Its Bomber Fleet

The New York Times - 12 hours 7 min ago
Facing budget cuts and skepticism, the military is showing off its bomber fleet to warn adversaries and to make a case for upgrading the aging planes.

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Obama Asks for $3.7 Billion to Aid Border

The New York Times - 12 hours 8 min ago
President Obama’s request for Congress to provide $3.7 billion to confront a surge of migrants crossing the border into Texas quickly became entangled in the fierce debate over immigration.

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Pilot buys pizza for delayed passengers

CNN - 12 hours 9 min ago
Adam Ritchie, a Domino's Pizza manager in Cheyenne, Wyoming, said he'd never received a call like the one he got Monday night.
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Grandad shot son; Kid kills grandpa

CNN - 12 hours 10 min ago
A 84-year-old man shoots his son. So what does his grandson do, according to authorities, in his own father's defense?
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