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Boston bombing suspect's lawyers deny posing as FBI employees in Russia

FOX News - 0 sec ago
Attorneys for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Monday denied as "false" and "preposterous" an allegation that defense team members posed as FBI employees while investigating the case in Russia.
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Northern California wildfire burns 100 homes in border town

FOX News - 0 sec ago
A fire driven by fierce winds raced through a small town near the Oregon border on Monday, burning a church to the ground, damaging or destroying 100 homes and prompting evacuation orders for at least 1,500 people, authorities said.
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The New Health Care: New Estimates on Health Coverage Are Accurate but Outdated

The New York Times - 2 hours 20 min ago
The government released reliable estimates of how many people had health insurance in early 2014. It won’t tell us much about the Affordable Care Act, though.

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Obama to Call for Expansion of Ebola Fight

The New York Times - 2 hours 27 min ago
President Obama is to announce on Tuesday an expansion of military and medical resources to combat the virus’s spread, officials said.

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Number of Americans Without Health Insurance Falls, Survey Shows

The New York Times - 2 hours 30 min ago
The first federal measure of the number of uninsured Americans since the Affordable Care Act extended coverage to millions in January.

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Major surge in U.S. aid to fight Ebola

CNBC - 2 hours 31 min ago
President Barack Obama will announce a major surge in U.S. aid to fight the Ebola epidemic in West Africa later on Tuesday.
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California drought threatens sushi

POLITICO - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 11:19pm
Prices may spike for the specialty rice used in the popular Japanese food.
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House GOP: VA interfered with IG

POLITICO - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 11:12pm
Democrats are scoffing at the idea that the department would interfere with the investigation.
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GAO: Obamacare abortion rules widely ignored

POLITICO - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 11:00pm
Fifteen out of a sample of 18 insurers sell plans that do not segregate funds to cover abortion.
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Police to 'coward' killer of trooper: 'We will find you'

CNN - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 10:34pm
Lt. Col. George Bivens has a message for whoever ambushed two Pennsylvania State Police troopers last week: "We will find you."
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Peterson: I'm sorry for hurting my son

CNN - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 10:33pm
NFL star Adrian Peterson, who is charged with child abuse, apologizes for hurting his son while disciplining him the way he says he was disciplined as a child.
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Vietnam hero saved by a tiger is honored

CNN - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 10:32pm
As many as 175 enemy troops killed, 18 wounds from enemy fire, 38 hours of battle, and one tiger. Those are the numbers behind Sgt. Maj. Bennie Adkins' Medal of Honor, an award he received today.
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Rodgers fundraising for GOP women

POLITICO - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 10:09pm
The GOP Conference chairwoman is expected raise more than $500,000 for congressional hopefuls.
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U.S. to End Coverage Under Health Care Law for Tens of Thousands

The New York Times - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 9:45pm
The Obama administration said it would terminate health insurance for 115,000 people on Oct. 1 because they had failed to prove they were eligible for coverage.

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Medal of Honor Awarded to 2 Vietnam-Era Soldiers

The New York Times - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 9:43pm
President Obama honored Specialist Donald P. Sloat and Sgt. Maj. Bennie G. Adkins for their acts of valor nearly 50 years ago.

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For James Foley’s Family, U.S. Policy Offered No Hope

The New York Times - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 9:32pm
After Mr. Foley was kidnapped, the government offered sympathy but little active support, his family and their advisers said, leaving them overwhelmed and unsure of what to do.
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Utah Victim Was Fleeing, Autopsy Finds

The New York Times - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 9:28pm
Darrien Nathaniel Hunt, a black man who was shot to death by the police, suffered six wounds, all from behind, a private autopsy suggested.
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Arizona Republican Official Resigns After Remarks About Medicaid Recipients

The New York Times - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 9:05pm
Russell Pearce, who had been a polarizing figure on the immigration issue, said he was quoting someone else in calling for birth control for those getting Medicaid.

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U.S. Pushes Back Against Warnings That ISIS Plans to Enter From Mexico

The New York Times - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 8:58pm
Counterterrorism officials said they are far more concerned that a militant will enter the country in a quite typical way: legally, on a commercial airline flight.
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Warning of Terror Risk, Regional Leaders Show Their Focus on Safety

The New York Times - Mon, 09/15/2014 - 8:56pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and Gov. Chris Christie met with the homeland security secretary to review counterterrorism procedures.
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