Archives for July 2014

CEO Critically Injured in Downtown Chicago High-Rise Shooting – NBC Chicago


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CEO Critically Injured in Downtown Chicago High-Rise Shooting
NBC Chicago
Supt. Garry McCarthy releases details on what prompted a shooting inside a Loop building Thursday morning. Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 • Updated at 4:21 PM CDT. The CEO of a Chicago-based company was critically injured in a shooting Thursday morning at …
Worker shoots CEO before killing self in Chicago high-riseFox News
CEO Wounded in Shooting That Disrupts Chicago's LoopBusinessweek
Police: Demoted exec shoots CEO, kills self in ChicagoUSA TODAY
The Seattle Times -WDTN
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Not over yet? Border crisis bill in limbo as Republicans huddle – Fox News


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Not over yet? Border crisis bill in limbo as Republicans huddle
Fox News
A dramatic scene was unfolding on Capitol Hill on Thursday as House Republican leaders left open the possibility that the chamber could still vote on a border crisis bill — just moments after punting on the legislation and sending lawmakers home. Earlier in …
House Republicans abandon their own border billUSA TODAY
Doing nothing on border crisis better than handing out return tickets to rape victimsWashington Post
Border crisis bill derails in House amid Cruz-inspired disarrayLos Angeles Times
Huffington Post -Daily Beast -The Times-Picayune
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Two African Leaders Skip Obama Summit to Deal With Ebola – Businessweek


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Two African Leaders Skip Obama Summit to Deal With Ebola
Businessweek
The presidents of Liberia and Sierra Leone plan to skip President Barack Obama's U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit next week to deal with the deadly Ebola virus in their countries, as a White House spokesman said the outbreak won't affect the conference.
Dr. Manny: Why are there deadly viruses in the world?Fox News
Ebola virus: the tiny airport in Sierra Leone that has direct link to BritainTelegraph.co.uk
US Health Officials Announce Surge of Support to Combat EbolaVoice of America
CBC.ca -Chron.com
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Gaza UN shelter attack ‘totally unacceptable’ – White House – BBC News


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Gaza UN shelter attack 'totally unacceptable' – White House
BBC News
The US has said the shelling of a UN shelter in Gaza is "totally unacceptable and totally indefensible". In its strongest criticism yet of Israel's offensive in the Palestinian territory, the US – Israel's closest ally – urged Israel to do more to protect civilian life.
Netanyahu Limits Goals in Gaza to Make Declaring Victory EasierBusinessweek
Israel calls up 16000 reservists as Netanyahu vows to destroy Hamas tunnels Fox News
Palestinians mull war crime charges against IsraelWashington Post
Sydney Morning Herald -Jerusalem Post -The Daily Star
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Tesla set to produce over 35000 electric vehicles this year, 100K by 2015 – VentureBeat


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Tesla set to produce over 35000 electric vehicles this year, 100K by 2015
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Tesla Breaks Ground on “Potential” Site of Gigafactory, Not in CaliforniaKTXL
Tesla prepares site in Reno, final decision not madeKRQE News 13
At a glance: Tahoe-Reno Industrial CenterReno Gazette-Journal

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How the Dow Jones industrial average did Thursday – Washington Post


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How the Dow Jones industrial average did Thursday
Washington Post
The Dow Jones industrial average had its worst one-day drop since February, erasing its gain for the year, as traders worried about weak corporate earnings and the looming end of economic stimulus from the Federal Reserve. The slide interrupted a …
Stocks Close Sharply Lower on Weak Economic DataNew York Times
Dow Jones plunges over 300 points to wipe out all July gain with Ukrainian crisis Daily Mail
Dow tanks on Argentina debt default, other fearsUSA TODAY
Reuters India -WTMA -Bangkok Post
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Southwest Airlines, SeaWorld to end marketing partnership – Reuters


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Southwest Airlines, SeaWorld to end marketing partnership
Reuters
TAMPA Fla. (Reuters) – Southwest Airlines and SeaWorld said on Thursday they are ending a longtime marketing partnership, as the airline faces pressure from animal rights groups critical of the marine life conditions at its popular tourist attractions.
Southwest Airlines, SeaWorld ending partnershipOrlando Sentinel
Southwest, SeaWorld End Partnership After Animal PetitionBusinessweek
SeaWorld, Southwest Airlines ending partnershipThegardenisland.com

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CIA director apologizes over Senate computer searches – USA TODAY


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CIA director apologizes over Senate computer searches
USA TODAY
WASHINGTON — CIA Director John Brennan apologized to Senate Intelligence Committee leaders after an internal agency inquiry found that CIA employees conducted unauthorized searches of Senate computers. The CIA's inspector general concluded that …
CIA director apologizes to lawmakers as probe finds officers read Senate emailsFox News
CIA concedes it spied on US Senate investigators, apologizesChicago Tribune
US Senator Urges White House to Mount Criminal Probe of CIAThe Atlantic
Washington Post -The Hill
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Wisconsin’s Walker Buoyed by Voter ID, Union Law Wins – Bloomberg


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Wisconsin's Walker Buoyed by Voter ID, Union Law Wins
Bloomberg
Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker, fighting to win a second term, was buoyed by his state's high court with victories upholding the Republican's signature legislation on voter identification and union restrictions. The Wisconsin Supreme Court rulings today …
Wisconsin Court Upholds Law Curbing Unions' RightsWall Street Journal
State Supreme Court upholds voter ID requirementMadison.com
Wisconsin court denies new trial for Beloit manBeloit Daily News
JDJournal.com -MSNBC -Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
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"Guardians of the Galaxy," a comic book nerd paradise – The Virginian-Pilot


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"Guardians of the Galaxy," a comic book nerd paradise
The Virginian-Pilot
With a talking raccoon and a $170 million budget, it's not difficult to guess where “Guardians of the Galaxy” is going on the box office chart. By the time you read this, it is predicted the film, based on a Marvel comic book, will take in something like $70 million …
'Guardians of the Galaxy' Review: 10 Things You Need to Know About Marvel's Moviefone
James Gunn's 'Guardians' is an instant classicSTLtoday.com
Guardians of the Galaxy Movie ReviewContactmusic.com
Tallahassee.com -Science Fiction -TooFab.com
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