America Breaking News: U.S. Budget Battle Looms

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America Breaking News: U.S. Budget Battle Looms

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Last December's showdown over tax policy, while unpleasant, turned out to be just a minor speed bump for the U.S. stock market, which raced to record highs after Congress struck a last-minute deal on New Year's Day. But with investors already nervous about the Federal Reserve's plan to start scaling back its stimulus program, another fiscal policy standoff could be more disruptive this time around. The wife of U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has walked out of a Boston rehabilitation hospital after successful treatment for a seizure she experienced earlier this month. According to police and witness accounts, a man set fire to his South Florida apartment, killed six people, and held another two hostage at gunpoint for three hours before a SWAT team stormed the complex and fatally shot him.

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