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USDA: Drought cuts wheat crop; corn, soybeans good

Posted: 06/11/2014 - The nation's wheat crop is smaller than earlier was predicted due to drought, but corn and soybean crop expectations have changed little in the latest report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

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A look at scams targeting customers of strippers

Posted: 06/11/2014 - A New York City club manager and four women described as professional strippers are facing charges that the women scammed wealthy men by spiking their drinks and driving them to strip clubs that ran up tens of thousands of dollars on their credit cards. An attorney for the suspected ringleader said Wednesday his client denies the charges.

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Hagel testifies Wednesday on Taliban prisoner swap

Posted: 06/11/2014 - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel will face angry lawmakers Wednesday as he becomes the first Obama administration official to testify publicly about the controversial prisoner swap with the Taliban.

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Senate Democrats push student loan bill

Posted: 06/11/2014 - Democrats are keeping up their election-year drumbeat on student loan rates, scheduling a Senate vote to debate legislation allowing students to refinance their debt at lower rates.

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Many seek new homes near cities but are priced out

Posted: 06/11/2014 - Americans increasingly say they prefer to live near the centers of cities and towns, where commutes are typically shorter and culture, restaurants and entertainment close by. It marks a shift away from the yearning for open suburban space that drove U.S. home construction for decades.

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Court rules against Wells Fargo

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Posted: 06/10/2014 - A federal appeals court said Tuesday that Wells Fargo cannot avoid new allegations of misconduct stemming from the mortgage crisis even though the bank has already paid $5 billion in a national settlement between the government and financial institutions.

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House to approve transportation, housing measure

Posted: 06/10/2014 - The GOP-controlled House is cruising toward passage of a huge bill funding transportation and housing programs despite protests from Democrats that the $105 billion measure shortchanges transit projects, Amtrak and rent subsidies for the poor.

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Hershey sues edible marijuana company

Posted: 06/10/2014 - The Hershey Co. has sued a Colorado marijuana edibles maker, claiming it makes four pot-infused candies that too closely resemble iconic products of the chocolate maker.

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Report: Sex crimes were up at US colleges

Posted: 06/10/2014 - A new federal report says sex crimes reported at American colleges and universities went up in the last decade even as overall campus crime decreased

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Complaint: Trucker in Morgan crash hadn't slept

Posted: 06/09/2014 - A truck driver accused of triggering a highway crash that injured Tracy Morgan and killed another comedian hadn't slept for more than 24 hours before the accident, authorities said Monday as Morgan recovered in a hospital.

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Audit: More than 57,000 await first VA appointment

Posted: 06/09/2014 - More than 57,000 U.S. military veterans have been waiting 90 days or more for their first VA medical appointments, and an additional 64,000 appear to have fallen through the cracks, never getting appointments after enrolling, the government said Monday in a report newly demonstrating how deep and widespread the problem is.

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US gas prices holding steady at $3.69 a gallon

Posted: 06/09/2014 - A survey says the average price of a gallon of regular gasoline in the U.S. is holding steady, rising 3½ cents over the last three weeks to $3.69.

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Clinton kicking off high-profile book tour

Posted: 06/09/2014 - Hillary Rodham Clinton is embarking on a book tour this week that will feature overtones of a potential presidential campaign in 2016. The tour could offer a window into the former secretary of state's stamina and how she might present her rationale for another White House bid.

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NJ bridge panel to hear from top Christie aide

Posted: 06/09/2014 - Gov. Chris Christie's chief of staff is scheduled to go before a New Jersey legislative committee investigating traffic jams at the George Washington Bridge.

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Gunmen storm Pakistan airport, killing at least 13

Posted: 06/08/2014 - Gunmen disguised as police guards attacked a terminal at Pakistan's busiest airport Sunday with machine guns and a rocket launcher during a five-hour siege that killed 13 people as explosions echoed into the night, officials said.

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2 officers, 3 others dead in Las Vegas shooting

Updated: 06/09/2014 - Two suspects shot and killed two police officers in an ambush at a Las Vegas restaurant Sunday before fatally shooting a third person and killing themselves inside a nearby Wal-Mart, authorities said.

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Bergdahl says he was tortured by Taliban captors

Posted: 06/08/2014 - U.S. Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has told people treating him at an American military medical facility in Germany that he was tortured, beaten and held in a cage by his Taliban captors in Afghanistan after he tried to escape, a senior U.S. official said Sunday.

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