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Pennsylvania State Police Say They Are Close to Capturing Suspect in Troopers’ Shooting

The New York Times - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 1:16pm
Hunting for a self-taught survivalist in the rugged countryside of the Pocono Mountains.






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Over 100 arrested at Wall St. protest

POLITICO - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 1:15pm
Photographs posted on Twitter show a diverse group being detained after protesting climate change.
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Here's why it's not time to panic

CNBC - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 1:15pm
Stocks fall across the globe amid growth fears. Commodities and emerging markets lag.
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Shutterfly buy in the works: Sources

CNBC - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 1:09pm
Private equity firm Silver Lake is in advanced talks to acquire Shutterfly for at least $2 billion, sources said.
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First Draft: Many Americans Want More Religion in Their Politics

The New York Times - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:59pm
Many are upset about the declining role of religion in politics.
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What dollar's rise reveals about rates

CNBC - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:52pm
Forget stocks and bonds; the currency market is looking into the future of monetary policy.
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The key to Iran's economic potential

CNBC - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:49pm
After more than three decades of sanctions by the U.S., the EU and the UN, Iran could soon be open for business, says Dan Steinbock.
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Motherlode Blog: Spanking Isn’t Culture. It’s a Cycle of Abuse.

The New York Times - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:45pm
Adrian Peterson shouldn’t sell himself short. He is where he is today in spite of his father, not because of him, and what he learned from him now threatens his career and his family.






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Emma Watson works magic at U.N.

POLITICO - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:43pm
The Harry Potter actress invites men along for the fight for gender equality.
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Rockefellers, Heirs to an Oil Fortune, Will Divest Charity of Fossil Fuels

The New York Times - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:41pm
The family whose legendary wealth flowed from Standard Oil is planning to rid its $860 million Rockefeller Brothers Fund of investments in companies trading in nonrenewable energy.






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Nature in the Balance: Testing Future Conditions for the Food Chain

The New York Times - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:41pm
Researchers are trying to mimic the growing conditions expected to arise decades in the future as the air fills with heat-trapping gases and other pollutants from human activity, with some worrisome results.
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Feinberg OKs 21 GM death claims

CNBC - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:40pm
The victim compensation expert raises the death toll from crashes involving GM cars with faulty ignition switches from 13.
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NY regulator warns against cyber 9/11

CNBC - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:38pm
A top regulator believes it's only a matter of time before terrorists strike a major cyber blow against the financial system.
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Investors leaving housing high and dry

CNBC - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:33pm
Once a major driver for rising home prices, investors have stopped gobbling up houses with new concerns of rising interest rates.
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Calif. economy endures nature's wrath

CNBC - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:26pm
The impact of nature's wrath is being felt unevenly in California, but economists say the state's economy won't suffer overall.
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Alibaba IPO is a 'watershed moment': VC

CNBC - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:19pm
Expect upside in tech for the second half of the year, says Venky Ganesan, managing director at Menlo Ventures.
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Grand jury begins reviewing evidence in fatal shooting of man by police inside Ohio Wal-Mart

FOX News - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:12pm
A grand jury is looking into the fatal shooting of a man by police in an Ohio Wal-Mart to determine whether charges should be filed in the racially charged case.
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Taking a Call for Climate Change to the Streets

The New York Times - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:10pm
The People’s Climate March in Manhattan was a spectacle even for a city known for doing things big, and it was joined, in solidarity, by demonstrations on Sunday across the globe, from Paris to Papua New Guinea.






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Alaska TV reporter quits on-air

POLITICO - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:02pm
A reporter reveals on-air that she is the owner of the Alaska Cannabis Club before quitting live.
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Federal prosecutor warns NYC that legal action might be necessary over problem-plagued jails

FOX News - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 11:59am
A federal prosecutor says he's ready to take legal action against New York City to force long-overdue reforms at its problem-plagued jail complex.
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