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LIVE AT FIVE: 07.11.13

Posted on | July 11, 2013 | 6 Comments

– compiled by Wombat-socho


TOP NEWS
House Republicans Resist Establishment Cries For Immigration “Reform”

Salvadorans attend a rally supporting immigration reform

Caucus has no interest in passing a “comprehensive” bill with “path to citizenship”

Egypt Orders Arrest Of MoBro Chief Badie
Accused with nine others of instigating Monday’s riots

Boston Bomber Tsarnaev Pleads Not Guilty
Relatives, survivors present for pleading



POLITICS
Spitzer Slithers To Lead In Early Poll

Ex-Governor, convicted fornicator Spitzer talks to the press about his comeback

Leads Scott Stringer 42-33 among registered Democrats

Former Ft. Campbell IG Accused Of Identity Theft

Poll: Almost Half Believe Federal Government Infringes On Personal Liberty

Jury Selection In Ft. Hood Court-Martial Begins As Shooter Calls Army Uniform “Enemy Of Islam”

LGBT Job Protections Advance In Senate

Questions Surface Over Donations To Virginia Governor McDonnell’s Family, Company

Mayoral Hopeful Among Fifteen Arrested At Long Island College Hospital Rally

Did DOJ Stoke Anti-Zimmerman Protests After Martin Shooting?



THE ECONOMY, STUPID
Oil Hits 14-Month High: NYMEX $104.46, Brent $107.89
Bernanke Supports Continuing Stimulus Amid Debate Over QE
SEC Lifts Ban On Hedge Fund Ads
US Home Foreclosures Hit 6 1/2 Year Low In June
Smithfield CEO Says Company Won’t Change After PRC Deal
Tribune Will Spin Off Newspapers After TV Deal
Bookstores Not Dead Yet As Riggio Bets On Barnes & Noble
Federal Judge Finds Apple Guilty Of Conspiring To Raise E-Book Prices
Google Prepared To Blow $500 Million On Moto X Marketing
Instagram Enables Photo, Video Web Embedding
Samsung To Ship Smaller 4K TVs
Leaked Sprint Document Shows New Unlimited, My Way, All-In Plans



SPORTS
Big Papi Makes DH History

All-time DH hits leader David Ortiz

Sets new record of 1689 hits with double off Mariners’ Aaron Harang

Nyets Face Almost $70 Million In NBA Luxury Tax

Lions QB Stafford Gets $53 Million Contract Extension

Former Braves Closer John Rocker: Baseball Was Better With Steroids

Wheeler Leads Mets To Sweep Of Slumping Giants; Also, Giants Pitcher Accused Of Groping Woman in Hospital

Cavs Roll Dice On Andrew Bynum With Two-Year Deal

Cano Hits Three-Run Dinger, Overbay Grand Slam As Yankees Tee Off On Royals

Former Phillie Darren Daulton Diagnosed With Severe Brain Cancer

Decimated Rangers Rotation Loses Yu Darvish

Nats Tag Cliff Lee For For Homers As Gio Stifles Phillies’ Offense



FAMOUS FOR BEING FAMOUS
Courteney Cox Overdoing The Botox?

Showing off a newly puffy face

Also, other celebrity plastic surgeries gone awry – or not

Justin Bieber Urinates In Restaurant Mop Bucket: Same Douchebaggery, Different Day

Pregnant Halle Berry To Marry Olivier Martinez This Weekend

Randy Travis Suffers Stroke In Hospital

Lisa Edelstein Swapping “House” For “Castle”

Denzel Washington In Cheating Scandal?

Olivia Wilde Is InStyle’s August Cover Girl

“Two And A Half Men…And A Lesbian?”

WWE Star Randy Orton Wins At Divorce, Keeps Bentley And Guns

“Jungle Book” Live Action Reboot In The Works At Disney

Paul Schrader: Lindsay Lohan Is Just Like Marilyn Monroe



FOREIGNERS
Britain Offers Plan To Privatize Royal Mail
US Arms Showing Up In Syrian Loyalists’ Hands
New Czech PM Faces Instant Opposition
Irish Lawmakers Agonize Over Abortion Bill
Buddhist-Rohingya Clashes: Was Economy The Real Trigger?
Pakistani President’s Security Chief Killed In Probable Suicide Bombing
At Least Seven Dead, 48 Missing In Szechuan Flooding
Missing In Quebec Train Disaster Presumed Dead
Pope Asks For Removal Of Buenos Aires Statue
Saudi Princess Charged With Human Trafficking After Domestic Slave Escapes From Orange County Condo
Luxembourg PM Quits Over Spy Scandal



BLOGS & STUFF
Breitbart: Poll Shows Support For Senate Immigration Bill Plummeting
Power Line: Tom Cotton Hammers Senate Immigration Bill
Bryan Preston: Jonathan Chait Is A Silly Little Boy
Lonely Conservative: Harry REid Never Sent Senate Immigration Bill To House?
Ed Morrissey: FOIA Documents Show DOJ Facilitated Zimmerman Protests In Florida
Conservatives4Palin: Palin Says DOJ Misuse of Funds Is Unbelievable
Lee Stranahan: Trayvongate – Newest Obama Scandal Is 17 Months Old
Jawa Report: Stupid Conspiracy Theorists Who Think Boston Marathon Bombing Was Conspiracy Chant “Free Jahar”
Weasel Zippers: “Free Jahar” Freaks Rally Outside Boston Courthouse
Jammie Wearing Fools: Al Jazeera Claims Administration Bankrolled Morsi Opponents
Hit & Run: US Funding To Egypt Only Making It Easier For Egyptians To Scapegoat America
NRO Corner: Issa Set To Call DC IRS Officials To Testify
Patterico: Lois Lerner In 2011 – “Receiving A Thick Questionnaire From The IRS Is A Behavior Changer”
Dr. Ben Carson: Restoring Plain And Civil Speech To Politics
NewsBusters: PolitiFact Nails Maddow For Blatant Lie About Ohio Abortion Law
Neo-neocon: US Drops To #2


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