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Debt ceiling: Timing the next fight – CNN

Reuters Debt ceiling: Timing the next fightCNNSenate Majority Leader Harry Reid and House Speaker John Boehner put out competing plans to avoid default on Monday. NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — The dispute du jour in the debt ceiling debate? …Durbin: GOP 'irresponsible' on debt ceiling debateLos Angeles TimesDeal or no deal, Republican disarray threatens the debt […]

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Law firm enlists AT&T customers to fight merger with T-Mobile – Ars Technica

CNET Law firm enlists AT&T customers to fight merger with T-MobileArs TechnicaBursor & Fisher, PA, a New York-based law firm with a history of taking on telecoms, has launched Fight The Merger, an initiative opposing the proposed $39 billion merger between AT&T and T-Mobile. …AT&T Sued By Customers Over AT&T T-Mobile Acquisition [New York Law […]

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EU May Accept Greek Default as Crisis Fight Intensifies – Bloomberg

BBC News EU May Accept Greek Default as Crisis Fight IntensifiesBloombergFrom left, Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou, European Council President Herman Van Rompuy and European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso participate in a media conference …Gold eases as European debt deal lifts risk appetiteReutersMarkets Rally on Greek Aid DealWall Street JournalEurozone launches vast bid to […]

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Repeal of marriage law faces stiff fight – Columbus Dispatch

Los Angeles Times Repeal of marriage law faces stiff fightColumbus DispatchThe federal law – known by the acronym DOMA – defines marriage as a union of one woman and one man, denies all federal benefits conferred by marriage to same-sex married couples, and allows states to deny recognition of marriages from other states. …Supporters, foes […]

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Greed drives Amazon and other Web merchants to fight sales tax law – San Jose Mercury News

Bakersfield Now Greed drives Amazon and other Web merchants to fight sales tax lawSan Jose Mercury NewsBut the so-called "Amazon tax" adopted by state legislators and signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown as part of California's newest budget is not a new levy. This is a tax fairness measure, seeking only to make sure […]

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NAACP leaders vow to fight SC’s new voter ID law – WACH

NAACP leaders vow to fight SC's new voter ID lawWACHLeaders of the NAACP say they will do everything they can to fight South Carolina's new voter ID law. / FILE NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WACH, AP) — Leaders of the NAACP say they will do everything they can to fight South Carolina's new voter ID law. […]

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States Fight Back Against City Laws on Unhealthy Food – TIME

States Fight Back Against City Laws on Unhealthy FoodTIMEThe new law could have helped reduce heart disease in the city, but before it could take effect, the Ohio state government stepped in — and overturned the ban. In recent years, cities have become more aggressive about trying to make the food sold …and more » View […]

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Murdochs fight to stay afloat in US as sharks circle News Corp – The Guardian

CTV.ca Murdochs fight to stay afloat in US as sharks circle News CorpThe GuardianRupert Murdoch with wife Wendi. The media mogul faces the fight of his life to hold on to News Corp. Photograph: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images Pundits were chatting in a television studio during a commercial break early this week on Fox News […]

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Conservative group to fight gay textbook law – San Francisco Chronicle

Brisbane Times Conservative group to fight gay textbook lawSan Francisco ChronicleA socially conservative organization based in Sacramento filed documents Friday afternoon to start a voter referendum on a controversial law that adds the contributions of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Americans to school instruction. …New state law requires textbooks to include gays' achievementsLos Angeles TimesCalifornia […]

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Greece Chaos: 20000 protest in Athens, cops fight masked rioters

Follow latest updates on Facebook: www.facebook.com and Twitter: twitter.com Greece is at boiling point – with police firing tear gas at crowds of angry protesters. Thousands of demonstrators are trying to block access to the Parliament building, where the government is discussing more cutbacks to secure further rescue loans. The deal on the table suggests […]

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