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Elbows flying, rhetorically, at Romney's 2016 retreat

FOX News: Politics - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 7:40pm
Govs. Scott Walker and Chris Christie said presidential rivals in the Senate don't do anything. Sen. Marco Rubio denounced "old ways" in an indirect slap at older contenders. Sen. Lindsey Graham said his party may be going down a "death spiral" if it doesn't embrace minority and younger voters.
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US says Exxon must pay $1 million within 20 days for spill into Montana's Yellowstone River

FOX News: Business - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 6:46pm
U.S. officials have rejected Exxon Mobil Corp.'s request to reconsider a $1 million penalty imposed against the oil giant over a 63,000-gallon crude spill into Montana's Yellowstone River.
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How the Dow Jones industrial average and other major indexes fared on Friday

FOX News: Business - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 6:46pm
A setback in talks between Greece and its creditors helped knock the stock market lower on Friday amid renewed concerns that the country could default on its debts.
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Former Illinois health official sentenced to 2 years, pay $1.1M restitution in theft scheme

FOX News: Business - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 6:02pm
A former Illinois health official was sentenced Friday to more than two years in prison for her role in a scheme to steal millions in grant money — a lighter than typical punishment federal prosecutors said they advocated for because of Roxanne Jackson's help with their investigation.
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Appeals court overturns ruling ordering federal agency to sell more timber in southwest Oregon

FOX News: Business - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 5:54pm
A federal appeals court on Friday overturned a 2013 ruling that ordered the U.S. Bureau of Land Management to sell more timber in southern Oregon.
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House Rejects Obama’s Trade Bill

FOX News: Business - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 5:54pm
House votes to kill a key component of President Obama’s Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal.
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Navajo Nation beliefs about snakes lead reservation zoo to drop reptile exhibit

FOX News: Business - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 5:50pm
A zoo on the nation's largest American Indian reservation has eliminated its snake exhibit because cultural beliefs about the reptiles as bad omens were deterring visitors from seeing other animals.
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Authorities investigate workers filmed undercover kicking, hitting cows at Colorado dairy

FOX News: Business - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 5:30pm
Authorities are investigating whether any of the workers at a Colorado dairy farm filmed kicking and hitting cows should be charged with a crime.
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Q&A: A look at California's senior water rights holders

FOX News: Business - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 5:29pm
Farmers and other landowners who staked the earliest claims to California's water are the latest consumers to face mandatory cutbacks ordered by the state during the relentless drought.
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New regional water authority formalized to operate water, sewer system for Detroit area

FOX News: Business - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 5:20pm
A new regional authority was formalized Friday to take over operations of Detroit's water and sewer system, a move that's designed to limit future rate increases and improve the system's aging infrastructure.
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Pontiac Silverdome, former home of Detroit Lions, for sale with asking price of $30M

FOX News: Business - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 5:17pm
The Pontiac Silverdome is up for sale again, with an asking price of about $30 million.
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Actress, singer, voice of Chiquita Banana cartoon character Monica Lewis dies at 93

FOX News: Business - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 5:10pm
Actress, singer and voice of the Chiquita Banana cartoon character Monica Lewis has died.
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Obama urges House to pass worker assistance measure, seeks to revive struggling trade agenda

FOX News: Business - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 4:41pm
President Barack Obama is calling on lawmakers to pass a worker assistance package whose defeat has placed his trade agenda in deep jeopardy.
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Owner says 2 daily Alaska newspapers in Fairbanks, Kodiak are for sale

FOX News: Business - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 4:31pm
The chief executive officer for two Alaska newspapers says the publications are for sale.
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Why the FOMC's Meeting Next Week May Be a Dud

FOX News: Business - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 4:29pm
Federal Reserve policy makers meet next week but they will not raise interest rates, nor will they make it any clearer to investors when exactly they plan on raising rates.
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California orders large water cuts for farmers

FOX News: Politics - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 4:25pm
Drought-stricken California has ordered the largest cuts on record to farmers holding some of the state's strongest water rights.
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Wheat, corn and oats lower, soybeans unchanged on the CBOT; beef lower and pork higher on the CME.

FOX News: Business - Fri, 06/12/2015 - 4:15pm
Grain futures were mostly lower Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
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