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McCain Poised to Press Obama, and Pentagon, at Armed Services Helm

The New York Times - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 1:07pm
With the chairmanship of the Senate Armed Services Committee almost certain to go to him, Senator John McCain will have a bully pulpit for his foreign-policy disputes with the White House.

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Pope Demotes U.S. Cardinal Critical of His Reform Agenda

The New York Times - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 12:42pm
Pope Francis removed Cardinal Raymond L. Burke, who has questioned the pontiff’s leadership, from his post as head of the Vatican’s highest judicial authority.
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Fair Game: A Blank Page in the S.E.C. Rule Book, Four Years Later

The New York Times - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 11:00am
The order in the Dodd-Frank law sounded simple: Write a rule governing clawbacks of executive pay. Yet that rule is still unwritten.
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Another Teenager in Washington State School Shooting Dies

The New York Times - Sat, 11/08/2014 - 1:49am
Andrew Fryberg, 15, died Friday evening, hospital officials said, bringing to five the number of fatalities after a student opened fire two weeks ago then shot himself.

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