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GOP Presidential Candidates Address Economic Growth Summit In Orlando
GOP presidential candidates address economic growth summit In Orlando (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
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Is Christie waiting too long to announce his presidential plans?

Gov. Chris Christie is on record stating he would announce his decision on whether he plans to seek the GOP nomination for president at some point this month. With so many candidates already throwing their hats in the ring, some argue Christie's announcement may be too late, however, a pair of political pundits agreed that the governor's timetable makes strategic sense.

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American Pharoah Wins First Triple Crown Since 1978

American Pharoah won horse racing’s first Triple Crown in 37 years when he broke away from the field and won the Belmont Stakes in New York on Saturday.

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ATM data theft soars

Crooks are in full-force at ATMs across the country, and they don't even have to be on site.

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Like me! Kids’ battle for online acceptance

Everybody likes to be liked, but a new study finds that for our tweens and teens, this takes on a bit of a different meaning in cyberspace.

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Study finds major retailers are advertising fake sales to entice consumers. (fuse, ThinkStock)
Study finds major retailers are advertising fake sales to entice consumers. (fuse, ThinkStock)
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Major retailers allegedly trick customers with ‘fake’ sales, study finds

There is no doubt that it is hard to resist a good sale. But, a new study by Consumers Checkbook, or checkbook.org, has discovered that some national retailers have perpetual sales, so those sale prices are actually the real price.

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A study shows many parents are worried about what their children are doing online. (Juan Monino, ThinkStock)
A study shows many parents are worried about what their children are doing online. (Juan Monino, ThinkStock)
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Are your kids in danger when they go online?

Are you concerned you kids might be engaging in dangerous behavior online? If so, a new study finds you're not alone.

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Happy workers (Catherine Yeulet, ThinkStock)
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Employers pulling out all the stops to keep workers

As the economy continues to improve, more opportunities are becoming available and that is creating a higher turnover rate among employees.

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Amtrak President and CEO Joseph Boardman testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee .
Amtrak President and CEO Joseph Boardman testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee . (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
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Amtrak CEO vows to put safety technology into operation

Federal safety regulators and Amtrak officials face questions at a congressional hearing Tuesday on why technology to slow trains that are going too fast wasn't in place before last month's deadly derailment in Philadelphia.

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Sen. Ted Cruz., R-Tx., left, speaks with reporters as he walks to the Senate Chamber for a special session of the Senate to extend surveillance programs,  in Washington, Sunday, May 31, 2015. Senate Republicans say they've been unable to make a deal to extend contested anti-terror provisions. As a result, the post-Sept. 11 programs will expire at midnight.  (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
Sen. Ted Cruz., R-Tx., left, speaks with reporters as he walks to the Senate Chamber for a special session of the Senate to extend surveillance programs, in Washington, Sunday, May 31, 2015. Senate Republicans say they've been unable to make a deal to extend contested anti-terror provisions. As a result, the post-Sept. 11 programs will expire at midnight. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
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Surveillance powers lapse with no deal in Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The National Security Agency lost its authority at midnight to collect Americans' phone records in bulk, after GOP Sen. Rand Paul stood in the way of extending the fiercely contested program in an extraordinary Sunday Senate session.

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry rides his bicycle along the shore of Lake Geneva
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry rides his bicycle along the shore of Lake Geneva (Brian Snyder, Pool Photo via AP, file)
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Secretary Kerry flown to Swiss hospital after bike crash

GENEVA (AP) -- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry broke his leg in bike crash Sunday, apparently after hitting a curb, and scrapped the rest of a four-nation trip that included an international conference on combating the Islamic State group.

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