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LIVE AT FIVE: 07.17.13

Posted on | July 17, 2013 | 10 Comments

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TOP NEWS
Liz Cheney To Primary Mike Enzi For Wyoming Senate Seat

Our new Dark Lord – er, Lady?

Enzi also announced plans to seek a fourth term

Senate GOP Caves After Reid Threatens Nuclear Option
Cordray approved for CFPB immediately


Snowden Applies For Asylum
Completed and submitted paperwork for temporary asylum



POLITICS
Eclectic Group Joins Electronic Freedom Foundation In NSA Suit

The new NSA data facility in Utah

Case is First Unitarian Church of Los Angeles et al v. NSA et al

San Diego Mayor Won’t Resign Despite Harassment Charges

Activists Warn Immigration Reform Will Cost Blacks Jobs

LTG Caslen Takes Over As West Point Superintendent

Texas Executes Man For Murder During 2002 Robbery Attempt

NLRB To Get New Nominees, Replacing “Recess” Appointments

Philly Targets Lap Dances For Tax Revenue



THE ECONOMY, STUPID
Bloomberg Has No Idea Why Oil Prices Fell, Resorts To Technical Jibber-Jabber: NYMEX $105.29, Brent $107.71
Coca-Cola Profits Hit As Global Economy, Weather Misbehave
Gold Tiptoes Lower, With Bernanke On Deck
PRC’s Holdings Of US Treasuries Set Record As Investors Sell
US Consumer Prices Jump In June
Pilot Reaches Agreement With Eight Trucking Firms On Diesel Rebates
Google Discussing Own Web TV Service With Media Companies
Apple’s “Kill List”: The Words Your iPhone Won’t Correct
AT&T And T-Mobile Would Like To Remind Customers That Phones Cost Money
Intel Snaps Up Gesture-Computing Firm Omek
Infinity Blade II Nabs Nearly Six Million Downloads During Apple Promotion



SPORTS
Rivera Enters Early, Helps AL To Victory, Wins MVP

An ending to savor

Comes on in the eighth, sets down NL 1-2-3 after receiving standing O from crowd alone on the field


Junior Circuit Holds NL To Three Hits In 3-0 All-Star Shutout


Security Flattens Idiot Yankees Fan (BIRM)

Nike Apologizes For Panthers T-Shirt Goof

Five Important Questions Heading Into SEC Media Days

Miami Heat Amnesty Mike Miller

Lolo Jones Goes From Hurdling To Bobsledding…To Bar Fight?

Florida QB Hog Hunting When Drafted By Red Sox

Dwight Howard Has A Few Things To Say About His Time With The Lakers

Nationals Best Trade Deadline Move? Standing Pat



FAMOUS FOR BEING FAMOUS
Emma Roberts Arrested On Domestic Violence Charges

She broke his nose?

Evan Peters gets bloody nose and a bite mark from his GF


Cory Monteith Overdosed On Heroin, Booze

Adam Levine Engaged To Behati Prinsloo

Stacy Keibler Opens Up About The George Clooney Breakup


Robert Downey Jr. Tops Forbes List Of Highest Paid Actors

Some Rapper You Never Heard Of Is Suing Over “Spring Breakers”

Jenny McCarthy Is Spreading Sickness And Death Throughout The West

Ralph Macchio Hits The Red Carpet With Actress Daughter Julia

Lindsay Lohan Getting $2 Million To Spill Her Guts To Oprah

Former Oasis Frontman Target Of Paternity Suit Over Love Child

Hair Of Newt

Hugh Jackman Dismisses Gay Rumors



FOREIGNERS
Gunmen Assassinate Assad Supporter In Lebanon
Arrest Could Break Zeta Cartel’s Hold On Mexico
Bangladeshi War Criminal Gets Death Penalty
New Egyptian Cabinet Has Women, Christians – But No Islamists
Panama Seizes Nork Ship Smuggling Military Hardware
Earthquake Strikes Southern Peru
20 Children Die After Eating School Lunch In India
French Police Arrest Neo-Nazi Breivik Supporter



BLOGS & STUFF
Valley Of The Shadow: Senator Reid And The Crying Game
American Power: Idiot Leftists Define Race Riots Down
Power Line: Obama’s DOJ Demagogues The Zimmerman Case
Jammie Wearing Fools: DOJ Sets Up Zimmerman Snitch Hotline
Atlas Shrugs: Desperate DOJ Asking For Tips To Help Prosecute Zimmerman
NRO Corner: “There’s No Such Thing As Black On Black Crime”
Legal Insurrection: Feds Want Zimmerman Any Way They Can Get Him
Jason Riley: Race, Politics And the Zimmerman Trial
Allahpundit: Potential Black Juror Excluded From Zimmerman Case For Watching Fox News?
Jihad Watch: Rolling Stone Glamorizes Boston Marathon Jihadi Murderer
Chicks On The Right: Just Another Day In The Soulless Life Of Jay Carney
Lonely Conservative: Carney Denies Obamacare Keeps Companies From Hiring Full-Time Employees
Deadspin: We’re Going To Have Keith Olbermann To Kick Around Again – On ESPN2
Israel Matzav: Bolton – “Israel Should Have Attacked Iran Yesterday”
Weasel Zippers: Marine Who Urinated On Taliban Corpses Has No Regrets, Would Do It Again
According To Hoyt: The Future Is Yours To Dream


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