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BY NATHAN BYRNE
 

Here’s a look at your top news headlines from Newsy.


As promised, President Barack Obama pitched the so-called 'Buffett Rule' at the White House Wednesday.

 
CNN says he’s pushing the tax to a group of millionaires and their secretaries.

“When compared to the middle class, they haven’t been asked to do their fair share. And they are here because they believe there’s something deeply wrong and irresponsible about that.”

Mitt Romney’s campaign gets refocused after Rick Santorum’s withdrawal from the race Tuesday.

Here’s Fox Business on Romney’s approach going forward.

“ … the next few months are about finding a vice-presidential candidate … They have to have their ‘Etch-a-Sketch’ moment where they can begin to sort of campaign in a general election. They have a different audience here … ”

The U.S. has filed an antitrust suit against Apple and a group of five book publishers.

The Justice Department accuses Apple and the publishers of collusion over e-book pricing.

Bloomberg reports.

“Apple denies colluding to raise prices for digital books, according to people familiar with the matter. The company is expected to argue its agreement with publishers enhanced competition in the electronic book industry.”  

Tsunami alerts have been lifted for Indonesia, India and Thailand following powerful earthquakes in the region.

Al Jazeera reports an 8.6 magnitude earthquake and an aftershock prompted panic as people recalled the 2004 disaster when an earthquake led to a destructive tsunami.

Stay with Newsy for more multisource video news throughout the day. For Newsy, I’m Nathan Byrne, highlighting the top headlines making you smarter, faster.

 

Top News Headlines: Obama Promoting 'Buffett Rule'

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Top News Headlines: Obama Promoting 'Buffett Rule'

(Image source: Wikimedia Commons)



BY NATHAN BYRNE
 

Here’s a look at your top news headlines from Newsy.


As promised, President Barack Obama pitched the so-called 'Buffett Rule' at the White House Wednesday.

 
CNN says he’s pushing the tax to a group of millionaires and their secretaries.

“When compared to the middle class, they haven’t been asked to do their fair share. And they are here because they believe there’s something deeply wrong and irresponsible about that.”

Mitt Romney’s campaign gets refocused after Rick Santorum’s withdrawal from the race Tuesday.

Here’s Fox Business on Romney’s approach going forward.

“ … the next few months are about finding a vice-presidential candidate … They have to have their ‘Etch-a-Sketch’ moment where they can begin to sort of campaign in a general election. They have a different audience here … ”

The U.S. has filed an antitrust suit against Apple and a group of five book publishers.

The Justice Department accuses Apple and the publishers of collusion over e-book pricing.

Bloomberg reports.

“Apple denies colluding to raise prices for digital books, according to people familiar with the matter. The company is expected to argue its agreement with publishers enhanced competition in the electronic book industry.”  

Tsunami alerts have been lifted for Indonesia, India and Thailand following powerful earthquakes in the region.

Al Jazeera reports an 8.6 magnitude earthquake and an aftershock prompted panic as people recalled the 2004 disaster when an earthquake led to a destructive tsunami.

Stay with Newsy for more multisource video news throughout the day. For Newsy, I’m Nathan Byrne, highlighting the top headlines making you smarter, faster.

 

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