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Florida executes man convicted in 1994 rape, murder of girl; state's 7th execution this year

FOX News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 9:22pm
Florida has executed a man for the 1994 rape and slaying of an 11-year-old girl.
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Another body part found on Long Island as police investigate connection to dismembered body

FOX News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 9:14pm
Police are investigating another body part found in a Long Island town.
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Fleeing Gangs, Children Head to U.S. Border

The New York Times - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 9:10pm
An increase in gang-related killings of children is a key factor driving the surge of migration of young Central Americans to the United States.

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N.H. 2016 poll: Clinton lead shrinks

POLITICO - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 8:55pm
The former secretary of state still holds a 45-point advantage on Vice President Joe Biden.
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Boehner lawsuit to focus on Obamacare

CNBC - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 8:52pm
John Boehner announced the Republican-led lawsuit will focus on the Affordable Care Act and the decision to delay the employer mandate.
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G.O.P. Pushes Back on Approving Border Funds

The New York Times - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 8:49pm
Congressional Republicans signaled that they expected concessions in exchange for approving President Obama’s request for nearly $4 billion to handle the surge of migrants from Central America.

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Evidence of H.I.V. Found in a Child Said to Be Cured

The New York Times - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 8:41pm
The apparent cure had raised the thrilling possibility that aggressive early treatment might be able to reverse infections in newborns — and perhaps even in newly infected adults.

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Natural Gas Pipeline Plan Creates Rift in Massachusetts

The New York Times - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 8:39pm
Property owners are caught between the need to cooperate with increasing the energy supply and the desire to protect their land.
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Jailed Marine’s attorney says arrest ‘tainted’ by human rights violations

FOX News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 8:39pm
A Mexican federal judge sent Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi back to prison Wednesday after he made his first official courtroom appearance since being locked up more than three months ago for accidentally crossing the border with guns in his pickup truck.
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House and Senate Committees Offer Competing Rescue Plans for Highway Fund

The New York Times - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 8:29pm
The potential deal raises the possibility of a clash between the House and Senate versions of the legislation, just weeks before the fund could go broke.

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Verdict is in: ACA lowers uninsured

POLITICO - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 8:20pm
Surveys show the number of uninsured people has decreased since the start of Obamacare enrollment.
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Amazon Sued Over Billing for App Store Purchases

The New York Times - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 8:20pm
The Federal Trade Commission contended that Amazon improperly billed customers for “many millions of dollars” of charges that children made without their parents’ consent.
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Stock market volatility could stay high

CNBC - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 7:56pm
Stock market volatility could continue to be elevated, particularly for small cap names, as earnings season gets underway.
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Texas GOP: Don't mess with us

POLITICO - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 7:36pm
Sen. John Cornyn says "Texans do not need a lecture" from the president on the border crisis.
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The summer sideshow

POLITICO - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 7:32pm
The GOP puts on a political circus that Democrats are eager to make the main event.
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'We're really sorry': US sends 14,000 draft notices to men born in 1800s

FOX News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 7:30pm
It just seems that way after the Selective Service System mistakenly sent notices to more than 14,000 Pennsylvania men born between 1893 and 1897, ordering them to register for the nation's military draft and warning that failure to do so is "punishable by a fine and imprisonment."
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US authorities: Enough dinosaurs to stock a museum in Mongolia are on their way there

FOX News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 7:28pm
U.S. officials on Thursday turned over to the Mongolian government enough 80 million-year-old dinosaur skeletons to stock a museum, including two relics of a kind of dinosaur that a prosecutor said "memorably stampeded" in a Hollywood movie.
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Guns found at home of 15-year-old suspect in fatal shooting at Tenn. National Guard armory

FOX News - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 7:26pm
Police are examining firearms found at the home of a 15-year-old boy charged with shooting a longtime member of the National Guard at a Tennessee armory.
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Germany expels U.S. Embassy official amid spying allegations

CNN - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 7:24pm
The German government said Thursday it is expelling a person it describes as the representative of U.S. foreign intelligence services based at the U.S. Embassy in Berlin.
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Republicans to sue Obama over health law

CNN - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 7:21pm
House Republicans are going forward with plans to sue President Barack Obama and will base their legal case on the sweeping health care law he championed and they despise.
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