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Mayor Walsh asks regulators to delay decision on Boston-area casino until after repeal vote

FOX News: Business - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 5:41pm
Mayor Martin Walsh on Thursday asked state gambling regulators to halt the process for awarding the Boston-area casino license until after a November vote on the casino law.
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Detroit Residents Take Water Woes to the UN

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 5:39pm
Three U.N. experts responded Wednesday that the shutoffs could constitute a violation of the human right to water.






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German Gov't Cancels Verizon Contract in Wake of U.S. Spying Row

FOX News: Business - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 5:38pm
The German government has canceled a contract with U.S. telecoms firm Verizon Communications Inc as part of an overhaul of its internal communications, prompted by revelations last year of U.S. government spying.
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Patrick signs law raising Massachusetts minimum wage to US-leading $11 per hour by 2017

FOX News: Business - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 5:27pm
Gov. Deval Patrick signed a law on Thursday that would raise the state's $8 per hour minimum wage to a U.S.-leading $11 per hour by 2017.
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Top IRS official beats back Republican barrage

CNN: Politics - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 5:23pm
Congressional Republicans pummeled him with questions and accusations, all but accusing him of perjury. But John Koskinen just didn't sit there and take it. The IRS commissioner hit back.
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What to pack for a summer weekend

CNN: Top Stories - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 5:23pm
W's market editor is heading home to Arkansas' Ozarks for a weekend by the lake. Scroll through the gallery to see her suitcase essentials.
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Top U.S. spots for vacation rentals

CNN: Top Stories - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 5:22pm
Move over hotels; vacation rentals are the place to be for summer value.
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4 charged in SWVa. nursing home fraud case

TriCities.com - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 5:18pm
According to an indictment, the defendants defrauded Medicare and Virginia Medicaid by operating without sufficient personnel and supplies at the Brian Center Health and Rehabilitation Center in Weber
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Best Loss Ever: Cheers Erupt Across Country as U.S. Moves On

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 5:16pm
From bars to giant screens in parks to offices, Americans watched 90 tense minutes of soccer and then broke out in cheers.






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Don’t Make These Widespread Mutual Fund Mistakes!

FOX News: Business - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 5:14pm
“People should only buy mutual funds with experienced portfolio managers that have good long-term track records.”
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GM Tracked 800-Plus Air-Bag Nondeployments

MSNBC: Business - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 5:10pm
GM tracked more than 800 incidents where air bags did not deploy in the Saturn Ion and Chevrolet Cobalt, according to a 2012 internal GM memo.






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8 Wacky Foods to Try at the Minnesota State Fair

MSNBC: Business - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 5:04pm
If it's deep-fried, smothered with gravy and prone to clogging your arteries, all the better.






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Apple of His Eye: Man Sees Jesus on His Fruit

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 5:00pm
A man in Albuquerque, New Mexico claims to have found a Fuji apple with an image of Jesus holding a baby lamb on it.
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Manitowoc Shares Surge On Report Of Activist Push

FOX News: Business - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 5:00pm
Shares of Manitowoc Co. surged in the extendend session Thursday following a New York Times report that activist investment firm Relational Investors is seeking to break up the company.
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Gov. Walker Not Target In Campaign Probe, Prosecutor Says

FOX News: Business - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 4:54pm
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has not been a target of a probe into alleged illegal campaign finance coordination, an attorney for the prosecutor leading the probe said Thursday.
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Nancy Grace: I'm not ready to jump on father yet

CNN: Top Stories - Thu, 06/26/2014 - 4:53pm
The father of a missing boy finds out on air his son was found in his basement. Watch his reaction on Nancy Grace.
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