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Death of man, 97, is ruled homicide 55 years after stabbing, prompting new probe

FOX News - 9 hours 23 min ago
It’s a 55-year-old stabbing that’s now a present-day New York City murder investigation after the victim died a few months ago at the age of 97.
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Why the euro is under a cloud

CNBC - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 11:35pm
The euro may be the Charlie Brown of currencies. Like the comic character, it faces a cloud of negatives, with more falls expected.
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Middle Class Shrinks Further as More Fall Out Instead of Climbing Up

The New York Times - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 11:11pm
Since 2000, middle-class share of households has continued to narrow as more people have fallen to the bottom.






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Sundance First Look: Oscar winner Alex Gibney pulls back curtain on Scientology

FOX News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 11:05pm
"Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief" premiered Sunday at the Sundance Film Festival to a packed house — not with a star-studded red carpet, but with police protection.
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China’s outlook on the world economy

CNBC - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 10:36pm
The head of China's sovereign wealth fund says weak growth, divergence and instability are the "new normal" for the global economy.
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Vote brings Grexit fears back to the fore

CNBC - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 10:15pm
The risks of a sovereign default in Greece and the prospect of Grexit have heightened after the anti-austerity Syriza party won snap elections.
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Asked and Answered

The New York Times - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 10:03pm
Excerpts from “Ask the Governor,” the call-in show with Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey.






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As Oil Prices Fall, Alaska’s New Governor Faces a Novel Goal: Frugality

The New York Times - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 9:47pm
Taxes paid by oil companies account for 90 percent of the state’s operating budget, and those revenues have sunk with stomach-churning suddenness and depth.






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Threats prompt 2 plane evacuations at Seattle-Tacoma airport; third flight diverted to Dallas

FOX News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 9:33pm
Two planes were evacuated upon arrival at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport on Sunday due to what a spokesman called a "security concern." Airport spokesman Perry Cooper says a JetBlue flight from Long Beach, California, and a regional SkyWest jet from Phoenix were the planes involved.
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Motherlode Blog: Changing Early Pregnancy Etiquette: Share Good News, and Bad

The New York Times - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 9:24pm
When we decided not to tell friends and family about my pregnancy until after the first trimester, we never paused to consider how much we might need those people if something did actually go wrong.






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Malaysia Airlines site hacked

CNBC - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 9:24pm
Cyber Caliphate, a hacker group that claims affiliation with ISIS, appears to have defaced the website of Malaysia Airlines on Monday morning.
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Andrew Cuomo's dominoes

POLITICO - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 9:20pm
Why the New York governor should be worried about the assembly speaker's legal troubles.
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Christie on Air: Undiluted and Pretty Great, if He Says So Himself

The New York Times - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 9:02pm
A radio show featuring questions from the public provides an unfiltered picture of Chris Christie, the governor of New Jersey and would-be presidential candidate.






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2 planes evacuated in Seattle, 3rd flight diverted to Dallas

FOX News - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 8:39pm
Two planes have been evacuated on arrival at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport due to what a spokesman called a "security concern."
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Uneven Progress for 3 Chicagoans Janet Yellen Held Up as Symbols

The New York Times - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 8:37pm
With the Federal Reserve expected to send a stronger signal on when it will raise its benchmark interest rate, three people who lost jobs in the downturn are working but not making as much as before.
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Romney’s Consideration of Candidacy Is Closely Tied to His Faith, Allies Say

The New York Times - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 8:26pm
Mitt Romney’s Mormon faith is tied to his sense of service and patriotism, and he may embrace it more openly in a third presidential campaign.






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Bobby Jindal's Muslim problem

POLITICO - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 8:25pm
How a 'model immigrant' is playing to his evangelical base with ugly allegations.
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King Salman's war

POLITICO - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 8:25pm
Why the new Saudi ruler will likely ratchet up the region-wide conflict with Iran.
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Obama Clears a Hurdle to Better Ties With India

The New York Times - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 8:19pm
President Obama came to an agreement with Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India on nuclear energy, renewed a 10-year defense pact, agreed to joint military hardware production and resolved to work with India to reduce the threat of greenhouse gas emissions.






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Worry for Solar Projects After End of Tax Credits

The New York Times - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 7:58pm
New solar-plant technology can store and use the sun’s heat for energy even after sunset, but the coming expiration of federal tax credits has put further construction of such facilities in doubt.
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