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New York holds special congressional election to replace Grimm 11:06am EDT

NEW YORK - New Yorkers voted in a special election to replace disgraced Representative Michael Grimm on Tuesday,

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Fed's Yellen says met firm at heart of leak probes

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK - U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen met with a research firm that later published confidential information from the central bank, she said on Monday.

04 May 2015
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Former HP CEO Fiorina enters 2016 race, takes shot at Clinton

WASHINGTON - Former Hewlett-Packard Co Chief Executive Carly Fiorina on Monday announced she is running for president, and took a shot at Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton, who she said represents a political class that Americans are "disgusted" with.

04 May 2015
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Kerry heading to Middle East this week -State Department

WASHINGTON - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Saudi Arabia and Paris this week to discuss Middle Eastern issues, a spokeswoman said on Monday.

U.S. 04 May 2015
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Supreme Court to review U.S. electricity market efficiency rule

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Supreme Court agreed on Monday to review the legality of an Obama administration regulation aimed at encouraging efficiency in the electricity market by having electrical grid operators pay users to reduce consumption at peak times.

U.S. 04 May 2015