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How Paul Ryan's budget fails

CNN - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 4:37pm
The House recently approved the budget designed by Rep. Paul Ryan, a leading contender for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016.
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Foster care: Thousands abandoned

CNN - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 4:36pm
Rita Soronen: About 24,000 children each year turn 18 and are "aged out" of foster care; most of them put out alone into the world without a lifeline.
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Washington Retail District’s Future Rides on Streetcars

The New York Times - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 4:31pm
This summer, after 65 years, streetcars will again travel the former H Street NE shopping district and hopes are high that they will drive development.

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Casinos eye data-laden poker chips

CNBC - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 4:19pm
Some RFID gaming chips have the ability to not only cut casino's cheating losses, but also track a player bet by bet.
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Court Deportations Drop 43 Percent in Past Five Years

The New York Times - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 4:18pm
The statistics present a different picture of President Obama’s policies from the one painted by many immigrant advocates, who have called him the “deporter in chief.”

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American Express Q1 profit rises 12%

CNBC - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 4:10pm
American Express Co reported a 12 percent rise in quarterly profit as its credit-card customers spent more in a recovering U.S economy.
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More Clinton records due out

POLITICO - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 4:08pm
The new batch of papers includes information about Richard Nixon, Oprah Winfrey and Tim Russert.
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Google earnings miss Street, shares drop

CNBC - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 4:02pm
Analysts had expected the company to report earnings excluding items of $6.40 a share on $15.52 billion in revenue.
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NY subpoenas HFT firms: Source

CNBC - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 4:00pm
The New York attorney general's office has subpoenaed about a half-dozen high-frequency trading firms, a source told CNBC.
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Marathon: How to guard 26.2 miles

CNN - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 3:25pm
As thousands gathered to mark the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings, one sight evoked memories of the attack that spurred widespread carnage: Suspicious bags near the finish line.
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Cruz fundraising falls post-shutdown

POLITICO - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 3:24pm
The Texas senator's coffers fall short of the heights reached during the fall of 2013.
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Interviewing for world's toughest job

CNN - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 3:24pm
A video of fake job interviews has gone viral. HLN's Robin Meade and Lynn Berry take a look.
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Alnylam defends RNA potential

CNBC - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 3:23pm
This week RNA firms appeared to have tough news, but Alnylam remains undeterred about the potential of its treatments.
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Eldridge seeks communications director

POLITICO - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 3:22pm
Days after a POLITICO report highlighted Sean Eldridge's less-than-stellar relationship with the media, the NY-19 congressional hopeful and husband of New Republic owner Chris Hughes is looking to hire a communications director.
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Did U.S. miss al Qaeda confab in Yemen?

CNN - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 3:12pm
A new video shows what looks like the largest and most dangerous gathering of al Qaeda in years. And the CIA and the Pentagon either didn't know about it or couldn't get a drone there in time to strike.
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Right outraged at Census change

POLITICO - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 3:01pm
The bureau's new methods are expected to lower the number of uninsured regardless of Obamacare.
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Wild Turkey! Bourbon business is booming

CNBC - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 2:49pm
From spiced bourbon to a new #nevertamed campaign, here's what Wild Turkey is doing to capitalize on the bourbon boom.
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CPI's Chris Hamby to BuzzFeed

POLITICO - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 2:44pm
The Center for Public Integrity reporter will join the BuzzFeed investigations desk.
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Carlyle Africa fund is magnet for assets

CNBC - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 2:43pm
Carlyle has raised $698 million for its dedicated Africa fund, nearly $200 million above its initial target.
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Glenn Beck goes Hollywood

POLITICO - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 2:29pm
His company is refurbishing a movie lot and plans to produce three films.
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