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  1. Why Aren't People Moving to America's - Best' Cities?Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | The Washington Post

    Earlier this month, real estate brokerage Redfin published a list of America's most bicycle-friendly cities, slotting Minneapolis first. That should seem a little ridiculous to anyone who has spent a winter in the North Star metropolis.

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  2. Why Aren't People Moving to America's - Best' Cities?Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Bloomberg

    Earlier this month, real estate brokerage Redfin published a list of America's most bicycle-friendly cities, slotting Minneapolis first. That should seem a little ridiculous to anyone who has spent a winter in the North Star metropolis.

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  3. Bernanke Inc.: Lucrative Life of a Former Fed ChairmanRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | The Washington Post

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Between Boyz II Men at The Mirage and Celine Dion at Caesars Palace, a hot new act is playing Vegas: Ben Bernanke.

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  4. Japan's Abe Sells Trade Deal to Congress With War ApologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Shinzo Abe, Japan's prime minister, left, speaks during a joint news conference with U.S. President Barack Obama in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, D.C., on April 28, 2015.

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  5. Photos: Obama Gives Japan's Abe an Impromptu Tour of Lincoln MemorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Bloomberg

    President Barack Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sprung a surprise on tourists in Washington Monday with an unannounced trip to the Lincoln Memorial, Bloomberg's Angela Greiling Keane reports . Shortly after Abe arrived in the capital, the two leaders jumped into a motorcade for the short trip from the White House to the memorial to the 16th U.S. president, Abraham Lincoln, which sits on the western end of the National Mall, adjacent to the Potomac River.

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  6. Obama Gives Japan's Abe an Impromptu Tour of Lincoln MemorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Bloomberg

    US President Barack Obama accompanies Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during a visit to Lincoln Memorial on April 27, 2015 in Washington, DC. Photographer: Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images US President Barack Obama accompanies Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during a visit to Lincoln Memorial on April 27, 2015 in Washington, DC.

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  7. How 10% of S&P Companies Opted Out of Paying U.S. TaxesRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Fueled by a wave of inversions, a record 54 companies in the Standard & Poor's 500 Index of leading U.S. firms are now at least partially exempt from the corporate income tax.

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  8. It's Getting Costly to Be a Bear as Rules Hit OptionsRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Prices for Standard & Poor's 500 Index put contracts, the options that act like insurance policies on stocks because they gain value when shares sink, have jumped this year to the highest levels on record relative to bullish calls. In one example, an option that appreciates if the market slides 10 percent by July has seen its cost shoot more than 120 percent above the corresponding bet on a rally.

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  9. It's Getting Expensive to Be a Bear as Rules Pinch OptionsRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Prices for Standard & Poor's 500 Index put contracts, the options that act like insurance policies on stocks because they gain value when shares sink, have jumped this year to the highest levels on record relative to bullish calls, six-month data compiled by Bloomberg show. In one example, an option that appreciates if the market slides 10 percent by July has seen its cost shoot more than 120 percent above the corresponding bet on a rally.

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  10. Russian Government Seen Behind White House Computer HackRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | The Washington Post

    An analysis of the malicious code and other evidence gathered show certain characteristics known to be used by criminal hackers working under the sponsorship of the Russian government, said the person who wasn't authorized to speak publicly about the investigation. The White House intrusion, which some U.S. officials believe was carried out by hackers who had earlier gained entry into State Department computers, was likely a signal from the government in Moscow in retaliation for sanctions the U.S. has imposed on Russia, the person said.

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  11. Russian Government Said to Be Behind White House Computer HackRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Bloomberg

    The intrusion was likely a signal from the government in Moscow in retaliation for sanctions the U.S. has imposed on Russia, said a person with knowledge of the investigation. Criminal hackers doing the bidding of the Russian government are believed to have hacked into a non-classified White House computer network last year, according to a person with knowledge of the investigation.

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  12. Iran Sanctions Relief Still in Dispute, Obama Spokesman SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Iran hasn't agreed to the U.S. insistence that economic sanctions be phased out gradually in a deal to curb that country's nuclear program, White House press secretary Josh Earnest said.

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  13. Rand Paul and the 'Moral Crisis' of Gay Marriage: A TimelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | The Washington Post

    On Thursday morning, Kentucky Senator Rand Paul spoke at a prayer breakfast inside the Capitol Hill Club, right between the House offices and the Republican National Committee. The Christian Broadcasting Network's David Brody had exclusive access to the meeting, and had a camera right on Paul as he urged ministers and activist to battle the "moral crisis" that has led to mass acceptance of gay marriage.

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  14. Bicycle-Riding Bank Antagonist Naylor Scores Two Proxy ProposalsRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Bank of America Corp. and Citigroup Inc. shareholders will have two divisive proposals up for vote this year thanks to one man. Bartlett Naylor, 59, who commutes by bicycle 16 miles a day as a financial policy advocate for Washington-based Public Citizen, filed a proposal to compel Bank of America to consider breaking into two parts.

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  15. Netanyahu Claims Victory Against Herzog in Tight Israel VoteRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. -- Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu claimed victory in Israel's election based on exit polls suggesting he could form a governing coalition, even though the results showed him neck and neck with rival Isaac Herzog.

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  16. Obama Joined by Ireland's Kenny to Promote Trade Pact ProspectsRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. -- President Barack Obama and Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny said Tuesday that advancing a U.S.-Europe trade agreement is a top priority for the countries on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean.

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  17. Oil CEOs Said to Ask Obama Administration to Lift Export BanRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Chief executives from the lobbying group Producers for American Crude Oil Exports, or PACE, met with White House senior energy policy adviser Brian Deese March 11 seeking a rollback of the U.S. oil export ban imposed after the 1973 Arab oil embargo, according to two people, who asked not to be identified because the discussions weren't public. Producers are eager to lift the ban because oil in the U.S. is selling for about $10 less than the global benchmark.

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  18. Senate Passes Stopgap Homeland Security Funds, House May FollowRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Transportation Security Administration officers check passenger's identification at a security checkpoint at Ronald Reagan National Airport in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 25, 2015. -- The U.S. Senate passed a one-week funding bill to avoid a partial shutdown of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, and Democratic leader Harry Reid said he expected the House to follow suit.

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  19. Obama-Netanyahu Relations Hit Low as Nations' Alliance EnduresRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | Bloomberg

    When he stands before Congress next week, Benjamin Netanyahu will be betting that warning against a "dangerous" nuclear deal with Iran will be worth the toll it takes on his difficult relationship with President Barack Obama. In doing so, the Israeli prime minister risks tossing the U.S.-Israel relationship into the maelstrom of Washington partisanship after decades in which the Jewish state has enjoyed broad support for what is often called an "enduring partnership."

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  20. Obama Tries to Split Religion From Terrorism at SummitRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Washington Post

    In this March 30, 2014, file photo, Islamic State group militants hold up their flag as they patrol in a commandeered Iraqi military vehicle in Fallujah, 40 miles west of Baghdad, Iraq. -- The conference on extremism convened by the Obama administration in Washington this week includes leaders from Muslim groups, focuses on U.S. cities with large Muslim populations, and involves foreign leaders struggling to avert radicalization in their Muslim communities.

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