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A demonstrator uses her phone outside the Bank of England during a protest against the Conservative Government and it's austerity policies in London, Saturday, June 20, 2015. The protest is intended to be peaceful, but demonstrators are angry at public sector cuts meant to address government deficits, which ballooned after Britain rescued troubled banks during the 2008 financial crisis. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland) ** FILE **

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"We've been very clear — very clear — the federal budget must be balanced between defense and domestic spending," said Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada. (Associated Press)

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Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington on June 17, 2015. (Associated Press) **FILE**

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The Treasury Department announced Thursday that by 2020, the first U.S. Treasury Secretary will no longer grace the $10 bill but will be replaced by a yet-to-be-named woman.

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"Our national debt is spiraling out of control," said House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price, Georgia Republican.

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Calif., Gov. Jerry Brown answers a question concerning the budget agreement reached with legislative leaders at a Capitol news conference in Sacramento, Calif., Tuesday, June 16, 2015. Accompanied by Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins, D-San Diego, right, and Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de Leon, D-Los Angeles, unseen, Brown outlined the budget plan that send billions more to public schools and universities in the fiscal year that begins July 1. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

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Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg talks to reporters during a ground breaking ceremony for Cornell Tech on Roosevelt Island in New York on June 16, 2015. Bloomberg's charity foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies, is donating $100 million to Cornell University for the new high-tech graduate school campus. (Associated Press) **FILE**

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Illustration on the push for transparency concerning IRS spending by Linas Garsys/The Washington Times

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Glen Campbell raised money for research and awareness of Alzheimer's before the disease forced him off stage. (Associated Press)

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Coal is at the heart of the community in parts of northwest Colorado, and residents, business owners and elected officials are banding together — even boycotting beer brands — to fight a lawsuit that threatens to close a mine because of federal regulations. (Associated Press)

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Army Lt. Col. Jason Amerine testified to Congress last week about retaliation against whistleblowers. (Associated Press)

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Iranian consumers will add to an economic growth spurt if sanctions are lifted as a result of an international nuclear deal. The European Union voted to lift some economic sanctions on Iran in January after getting word that high-level uranium enrichment there was suspended. Others are lining up to make deals in the Middle East's second-largest consumer market. (associated press)

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A $100 million lawsuit by Hulk Hogan against Gawker Media could potentially devastate the company, according to co-founder and CEO Nick Denton. (Wikipedia)

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Maryam Rajavi said U.S. attempts to strike a nuclear deal with Iran do nothing but enable Tehran's continued oppression of the Iranian populace. (associated press)

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Former White House press secretary Robert Gibbs is the latest of President Obama's aides to land a high-level corporate job. Mr. Gibbs was hired as "global communications officer" for fast-food giant McDonald's Corp. (Associated Press)

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He said something about bullying being bad. (Illustration by Dana Summers of the Tribune Media Services)

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Twitter CEO Dick Costolo speaks during a panel discussion at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas on Jan. 8, 2014. (Associated Press) **FILE**

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Kansas House Taxation Committee Chairman Marvin Kleeb, front right, R-Overland Park, and other members of the house watch as votes are tallied Wednesday night, June 10, 2015. (Bo Rader/The Wichita Eagle via AP) ** FILE **

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Republican presidential candidate. former Hewlett-Packard chief executive Carly Fiorina speaks with employees of Cirtronics, Wednesday, June 10, 2015, in Milford, N.H. Fiorina is campaigning in the nation's earliest presidential primary sate. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)

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Denis Ten, from Kazakhstan, Sochi 2014 Bronze medalist in the men's singles figure skating, speaks at a news conference during the 2022 Winter Olympics Candidate City Briefing for IOC Members at the Olympic Museum, in Lausanne, Switzerland, Tuesday, June 9, 2015. With the vote less than two months away, leaders of the Almaty and Beijing bids made presentations at a "technical briefing" at the Olympic Museum in Lausanne. The meeting was attended by 85 of the International Olympic Committee's 101 members. (Jean-Christophe Bott/Keystone via AP)