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Feds battle debt collection 'factory'

CNBC - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 8:45am
The CFPB has sued a firm it accuses of operating a "factory" that churned out more than 350,000 debt collection lawsuits.
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Israeli tanks dig in

CNBC - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 7:50am
Israeli soldiers in tanks and bulldozers have dug in across a mile-wide strip of Gaza's eastern frontier.
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Feds approve oil expansion

POLITICO - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 7:48am
The Obama administration approves of oil exploration in federal Atlantic Ocean waters.
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U.S. Drone Kills 15 Militants in Pakistan

The New York Times - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 7:46am
The strike was the fourth reported in the North Waziristan tribal region since Pakistan began a military operation there last month.
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Ukraine accuses rebels of destroying evidence

CNBC - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 7:29am
Fighting and artillery barrages flared near the Russian border in the hours after President Barack Obama called the loss of flight MH17 a "wake-up call" to Europe.
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Middle school rockers ink big deal

CNN - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 7:24am
A trio of middle school rockers has just unlocked a major record deal.
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Kansas bipartisan push hits snag

POLITICO - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 7:00am
Davis says he has a list of Republican backers, but it turns out some of them aren't Republicans.
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Fighting food: Consumers revolt

POLITICO - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 7:00am
Social media can dramatically influence the food system and, ultimately, food policy.
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Top 10 states for summer road trips

CNBC - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 7:00am
Looking at traffic safety, costs and scenery, social media site WalletHub ranks top states for summer road trip friendliness.
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Netherlands mourns but mindful of Russia

CNBC - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 6:58am
For the Netherlands, the prospect that Russian-backed separatists might be responsible poses a dilemma, the New York Times reports.
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Malaysia appeals for help to retrieve bodies

CNBC - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 6:17am
Malaysian Transport Minister Liow Tiong Lai flying to Ukraine to assist in investigation, believes plane had been shot down.
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Wildfires destroy about 100 homes in central Washington

FOX News - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 4:58am
A wind-driven, lightning-caused wildfire racing through rural north-central Washington destroyed about 100 homes Thursday and Friday, leaving behind solitary brick chimneys and burned-out automobiles as it blackened hundreds of square miles in the scenic Methow Valley northeast of Seattle.
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Eric Garner death: Rev. Al Sharpton plans rallies

FOX News - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 2:49am
The Rev. Al Sharpton has planned two separate rallies Saturday following the death of a New York City man who died during an arrest in which partial video of the struggle shows an officer placing him in what the police commissioner said appeared to be a choke hold — a tactic prohibited by departmental policy.
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After death of NYC man in police custody, rallies scheduled; video shows apparent choke hold

FOX News - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 2:23am
Rallies have been planned following the in-custody death of a New York City man police say had a heart attack during a struggle with officers.
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California couple faces fine for brown lawn after complying with water-saving rules

FOX News - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 12:56am
Laura Whitney and her husband, Michael Korte, don't know whether they're being good citizens during a drought or scofflaws.
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Florida dad beats man he found allegedly raping his son, report says

FOX News - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 12:52am
A Florida dad who told police he walked in on a man sexually abusing his child, left the suspect motionless and bleeding Friday morning on the living room floor, police said.
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