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Capital Field Notes: One Thing Congress Delivered: Fewer Bills to Rename Post Offices

The New York Times - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 6:16am
Fewer commemorative bills have been signed into law, while laws providing for government studies and investigations have increased slightly.






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Warren to be keynote speaker for AFL-CIO

POLITICO - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 6:02am
The summit will focus on wages.
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Bill Cosby challenged to meet accusers in court or set aside $100 million

CNN - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 6:01am
Attorney Gloria Allred challenged comedian Bill Cosby, hounded by allegations of sexual assault, to meet his accusers in court or set aside $100 million to settle their claims.
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Pros get ready to buy energy dip

CNBC - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 6:00am
No one can be sure how far oil will fall, but investors soon are likely to begin buying up beaten-down energy stocks.
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Putin: West guilty of 'pure cynicism' over Ukraine

CNBC - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 5:59am
The Russian President accused the Western powers of "pure cynicism" in Ukraine in a key speech to his country, as its economy worsens.
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The other Republican budget battle

POLITICO - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 5:34am
Inside an intramural brawl for control of the Senate Budget Committee.
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The money majority

POLITICO - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 5:34am
Mitch McConnell has a plan to stay in control of the Senate. It has dollar signs attached.
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#Hillary #TedCruz rule

POLITICO - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 5:34am
Exclusive data show they're already dominating on Facebook and Twitter.
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Goldman sees 50% chance of ECB QE

CNBC - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 5:07am
There is a 50 percent chance that the ECB will start to buy government bonds in early 2015, according to Goldman Sachs.
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Wave of Protests After Grand Jury Doesn’t Indict Officer in Eric Garner Chokehold Case

The New York Times - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 5:02am
The panel’s decision to end the criminal case in Mr. Garner’s death on Staten Island provoked protests, and the Justice Department said it would open a civil rights inquiry.






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Mortgages not easy for self-employed

CNBC - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 5:00am
A recent analysis of mortgage data shows just how much harder it is to get a home loan if you're self-employed.
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Top collectible in 2014? Hint: Vroom

CNBC - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 5:00am
You may think art was biggest gainer in terms of collectible investments this year. But you would be wrong.
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OPEC petrodollars set to dry up

CNBC - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 1:39am
The recent collapse in oil price could suck $316bn from global investment.
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