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Op-Ed Contributor: America’s Urban Future

The New York Times - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 7:45pm
Our cities are booming. So why do we still subsidize suburbs?
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National Briefing | West: California: Brown Seeks Change in Rainy-Day Plan

The New York Times - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 7:40pm
Gov. Jerry Brown, saying the state’s budget surplus should be used to pay debt, called a special session of the Legislature on Wednesday to make changes to a rainy-day fund measure on the November ballot.






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Alleged KC gunman wanted to 'go out with a bang'

CNN - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 7:40pm
Until a few days ago, Frazier Glenn Cross was just a customer to Dan Clevenger -- albeit one with extremist views on race.
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National Briefing | Northwest: Oregon: Water Supply to Be Discarded Over Urine in Reservoir

The New York Times - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 7:38pm
Portland will flush millions of gallons of treated water because a 19-year-old was caught urinating on Wednesday into an open reservoir.






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National Briefing | West: California: Manager Who Bled City Receives 12 Years in Prison

The New York Times - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 7:36pm
Robert Rizzo, the former city manager of Bell, was also ordered to make restitution of $8.8 million in a scheme that nearly bankrupted the blue-collar city.






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Op-Ed Contributor: The Deepwater Horizon Threat

The New York Times - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 7:36pm
Not enough has been done to prevent a blowout at another well.






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National Briefing | Plains: North Dakota: Abortion Ban at 6 Weeks Is Overturned

The New York Times - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 7:34pm
A federal judge ruled that the law banning abortions when a fetal heartbeat is detected is invalid and “cannot withstand a constitutional challenge.”






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Contributing Op-Ed Writer: An Indecent Burial

The New York Times - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 7:29pm
A recent campaign finance ruling by the Supreme Court shows the extent to which the free speech claim has become an engine of deregulation.
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Texas fertilizer plant explosion: Victims choose closure over answers

FOX News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 7:11pm
Families of the 15 people killed in a massive explosion at a Texas fertilizer plant have spent the year since the blast navigating the difficult balance between moving forward and digging for answers from the past.
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Watch Thursday's show!

CNN - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 7:08pm
April 17, 2014
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1 dead, 3 injured in Tennessee explosives plant fire

FOX News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 7:04pm
One person has died and three others have been injured in a fire at a plant that makes explosives in McEwen.
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Next hot IPO in the cloud: Pro

CNBC - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 7:04pm
Re/Code's Arik Hesseldahl looks at pricing of new IPOs in the cloud space.
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For Diabetics, Health Risks Fall Sharply

The New York Times - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 6:54pm
Rates of heart attacks, strokes, kidney failure and amputations dropped over the past two decades, federal researchers said.






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Cruz endorses Shannon in Oklahoma

POLITICO - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 6:50pm
It contrasts with his refusal to back incumbents.
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Diabetes Complications Show Sharp Decline, Report Finds

The New York Times - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 6:39pm
Rates of heart attacks, strokes, kidney failure and amputations dropped over the past two decades, federal researchers said.






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Colorado woman killed during 911 call

CNN - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 6:34pm
A Denver woman's frantic phone call with a 911 dispatcher was fatally cut short when her husband allegedly shot her, police say.
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W.H.: More Russia sanctions likely

POLITICO - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 6:28pm
"We are actively preparing new sanctions," press secretary Jay Carney says.
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Market mechanics: Seeking the bottom

CNBC - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 6:28pm
Is the stock market making a meaningful reversal?
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Scarborough blasts Krugman

POLITICO - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 6:20pm
He says he isn't an "Obamacare truther."
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Indiana faces deadline on new education standards after dropping Common Core

FOX News - Wed, 04/16/2014 - 6:17pm
As the first state to drop the national Common Core learning standards, Indiana is rushing to approve new state-crafted benchmarks in time for teachers to use them this fall, and education leaders from across the nation are closely watching.
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