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The Miami Herald
8 min. ago

Bank of England: rates to rise only gradually

LONDON -- Bank of England policymakers are signaling that interest rates are likely to go up only gradually — though debate on the matter seems to be getting hotter. Minutes released Wednesday from their...

 
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The Miami Herald
20 min. ago

Audit says Kansas computer system security lacking

TOPEKA, Kan. -- Auditors say a lack of accountability by some Kansas agencies that handle sensitive information could make citizens' personal information vulnerable. The Topeka Capital-Journal (http://bit.ly/1ryIPVX )...

 
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The Miami Herald
20 min. ago

Whirlpool 2Q profit falls 9.6 percent

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. -- Whirlpool Corp. (WHR) on Wednesday reported net income that declined by 9.6 percent in its second quarter, and missed analysts' expectations. The Benton Harbor, Michigan-based company said...

 
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The Miami Herald
27 min. ago

Detroit Land Bank's occupied homes pose challenge

DETROIT -- Officials with the Detroit Land Bank Authority hope to come up with a plan later this year on how to deal with homes it is trying to sell that are occupied. An analysis by The Detroit News...

 
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The Miami Herald
today, 06:25

Women business owners face gender gap, report says

NEW YORK -- Women who own small business are still far behind their male counterparts when it comes to getting loans and government contracts. That's the finding of a congressional report by Democratic staffers of the...

 
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The Miami Herald
today, 06:22

4 year plan will give DeSoto Co. students laptops

HERNANDO, Miss. -- DeSoto County School system is beginning implementation of a four-year plan this academic year that will eventually put a laptop computer in the hands of every middle and high school student in the...

 
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The Miami Herald
today, 05:53

Biloxi stadium construction could start in a week

BILOXI, Miss. -- Biloxi City Council President Kenny Glavan says it's time for Biloxi to be bold. On Tuesday, the council voted to hire W.G. Yates & Sons to build a minor league baseball stadium. The city will...

 
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The Miami Herald
today, 05:13

Democrat raised $127K for US Senate bid in Kansas

TOPEKA, Kan. -- Democrat Chad Taylor has disclosed raising $127,000 through June for his U.S. Senate campaign in Kansas. A report filed by Taylor's campaign with federal regulators shows about $42,000 of Taylor's cash...

 
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The Miami Herald
today, 04:40

With GOP runoff over, Perdue and Nunn face off

ATLANTA -- Now that Georgia Republicans have settled on businessman David Perdue as their nominee for the state's open Senate seat, the real battle begins with a marquee match-up in the fall against Democrat Michelle...

 
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The Miami Herald
today, 04:26

Land close to amending records to account for $3M

LANSING, Mich. -- Republican U.S. Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land says she's close to filing an amended financial disclosure statement to account for nearly $3 million she's given her campaign. Spokeswoman Heather...

 
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The Miami Herald
today, 04:26

Donald Trump to break ground for new DC hotel

WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump hopes to bring his signature brand of glitz to the nation's capital with a new luxury hotel in the city's third-tallest building. Trump plans to break ground Wednesday on a $200 million...

 
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The Miami Herald
today, 03:35

Agents get subsidized 'Obamacare' using fake IDs

WASHINGTON -- Undercover investigators using fake identities were able to secure taxpayer-subsidized health insurance under President Barack Obama's health care law. The weak link in the system seemed to be call...

 
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The Miami Herald
32 min. ago

Sentencing set for man in Vegas dancer's death

LAS VEGAS -- A former Las Vegas Strip performer convicted of killing and dismembering his dancer ex-girlfriend in 2010 faces life in prison at a sentencing hearing. Jason Omar Griffith was found guilty of...

 
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The Miami Herald
32 min. ago

Michael Jackson's hometown to name school for him

GARY, Ind. -- Plans are in the works to name a school in Michael Jackson's Indiana hometown for the late pop star. The Gary Community School Board on Tuesday approved a memorandum of understanding with Jackson's...

 
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The Miami Herald
44 min. ago

Coroner: Heroin overdose killed Peaches Geldof

LONDON -- A British coroner has concluded that model and TV personality Peaches Geldof died from a heroin overdose. Coroner Roger Hatch said Wednesday that Geldof had taken a fatal dose after a period of trying to...

 
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The Miami Herald
51 min. ago

3 NYC students get recording contract approval

NEW YORK -- Three middle school students got permission from a Manhattan judge to sign a multi-year recording contract with Sony. The Daily News (http://nydn.us/1r6Fh9M ) says the court's approval Tuesday allows the...

 
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The Miami Herald
52 min. ago

LeBron apologizes to neighbors, sends cupcakes

BATH, Ohio -- LeBron James has sent cupcakes to his neighbors to apologize for the ruckus caused by the announcement of his homecoming earlier this month. Cleveland Cavaliers fans and journalists arrived en masse to...

 
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Charlotte Observer
today, 06:05

What to Watch on Wednesday: Not too late to dive into ‘The Divide'

The Divide (9pm, WEtv) - Tonight is just the second episode of this promising new legal-crime series, which follows a young lawyer working with the Innocence Initiative and searching for truth about a man she believes...

 

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The Miami Herald
0 sec. ago

Dnipro says UEFA has moved Champions League match

MOSCOW -- Ukrainian football club Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk says UEFA has moved the first leg of its Champions League qualifier against FC Copenhagen out of eastern Ukraine. The city of Dnipropetrovsk had previously been...

 
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The Miami Herald
7 sec. ago

Heart condition may have caused player's death

WINONA, Minn. -- A coach says a Winona State University football player who collapsed and died during a workout likely died of a previously undetected heart condition. Twenty-two-year-old Shawn Afryl died Monday night...

 
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The Miami Herald
27 min. ago

Broken shin rules Contador out of Spanish Vuelta

MADRID -- Two-time winner Alberto Contador says he will miss the Spanish Vuelta next month because he will not be fit in time. The Tinkoff-Saxo rider was still dealing with the right shin he broke in a crash which...

 
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The Miami Herald
today, 06:13

SC camp attendees get to work out with Gamecocks

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Kids attending a summer camp conducted by the Richland County Sheriff's Department are getting a special treat. On Wednesday, Sheriff Leon Lott says some members of the men's basketball team at the...

 
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The Miami Herald
today, 05:00

Blackhawks announce TV schedule

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Blackhawks have released their national television schedule for the 2014-2015 season. The Blackhawks announced Tuesday the team will appear on NBC exclusively 11 times, along with nine...

 
lebron leaves miami, lesnar returns to miami, hyping wwe summerslam
The Miami Herald
today, 04:43

LeBron leaves Miami, Lesnar returns to Miami, hyping WWE SummerSlam

There are several possible reasons why star basketball player LeBron James left Miami for Cleveland. I kind of think it's because he found out the Beast Incarnate Brock Lesnar was coming back to Miami. Paul Heyman...

 
 

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