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Ford recalls 83,250 cars and SUVs

CNBC - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 5:41am
Ford is recalling 83,250 vehicles because a faulty part could cause them to lose power or roll away if they're parked.
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Democratic infighting turns bitter in paradise

POLITICO - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 5:40am
The late senator's hold is felt in the defeat Gov. Abercrombie and Hanabusa's campaign.
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Rand Paul's race moment

POLITICO - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 5:01am
The Kentucky Republican is staking out new ground talking about race and police brutality.
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A junkie comes to fix 'Meet the Press'

POLITICO - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 5:00am
Chuck Todd will try, against all odds, to prove a morning news show can still set the national agenda.
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POLITICO - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 5:00am
Its status is on the rise, despite withdrawing from consideration to host the 2016 GOP convention.
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Russia: Should you invest as tensions ease?

CNBC - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 4:58am
Recent events in and around Russia seem to have highlighted risks of investing in the country – yet the rouble and the MICEX have had a good week.
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Mom slams arrest of son who said he heard confession in gym death

CNN - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 3:11am
The mother of a Valdosta, Georgia, teen accused of lying to police about an alleged confession in connection with Kendrick Johnson's death says her son has mental problems and is being used by the Lowndes County Sheriff's Office as a "fall guy."
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Missing Amish girls found safe

CNN - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 3:09am
Authorities searched on Thursday for two Amish girls apparently abducted from a roadside farm stand in upstate New York. But they lacked an essential lead: their photographs.
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Hard truths told to black sons

CNN - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 3:08am
At kitchen tables and in living rooms, black parents hold honest talks with their boys about how life can be different for them and what they ought -- and ought not -- to do in public, especially near police.
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EU hopes to build Iraq support group

CNBC - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 1:33am
The EU hopes to build a "support group" with Middle Eastern countries, to help Iraq stave off the threat from Islamic State fighters.
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What China's antitrust drive is really about

CNBC - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 1:20am
China's recent anti-monopoly campaign may be less about targeting foreign companies than combating another potential threat: inequality.
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Car fire, vandalism believed linked to slaying of young Washington girl

FOX News - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 12:12am
Police in Bremerton, Washington, say a car fire and vandalism to a second vehicle appear to have targeted family friends of a teen arrested in the death of a 6-year-old girl.
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News: Live Updates on Protests Over Police Shooting in Ferguson, Mo.

The New York Times - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 12:04am
Ferguson residents and the police have clashed since an unarmed man was shot and killed by a police officer on Saturday.

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Lawyer: Woman in critical condition after worker accidentally puts chemicals in restaurant tea

FOX News - Fri, 08/15/2014 - 12:01am
Jan Harding and her husband had just arrived at a Utah restaurant for a relaxing lunch with friends when she filled her cup with sweet tea from a self-serve beverage station.
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Global tourist spend slumps

CNBC - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 11:30pm
Spending on tax free shopping fell for the first time, data from duty free shopping group Global Blue showed this week.
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New Tack on Unrest Eases Tension in Missouri

The New York Times - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 10:47pm
As the local police prepared to release the name of the officer who fatally shot an unarmed teenager, the Missouri State Highway Patrol took over security in Ferguson.

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In Wake of Clashes, Calls to Demilitarize Police

The New York Times - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 10:46pm
Images of billowing tear gas and explosions used in response to protests in Ferguson, Mo., have spurred a broad call from across the political spectrum for the demilitarization of police.

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Alibaba Pictures' shares to be suspended

CNBC - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 10:45pm
Alibaba Pictures said it had found possible non-compliant accounting and had requested that trading of its Hong Kong-listed shares be suspended.
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A new day in Ferguson

POLITICO - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 10:41pm
The anger remains. The protesters aren't going anywhere. But the mood appears markedly different.
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National Briefing | West: California: Police to Face Suit Over Killing of Unarmed Man

The New York Times - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 10:17pm
The family of Ezell Ford, an unarmed black man who was shot and killed by Los Angeles police officers on Monday evening, plans to file a wrongful-death lawsuit against the Police Department.
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