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Here are the 10 most important stories for investors Friday morning

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi preaching during Friday prayer at a mosque in Mosul.
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Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi preaching during Friday prayer at a mosque in Mosul.

A daily morning look at the financial stories you need to know to start the day.

STOCKS/ECONOMY

-Stock futures are higher after Thursday's modest losses. We get housing starts data today.

-The U.S. Treasury took in a record $240.4 billion in federal tax revenues for May, an all time record for that month. But it still ran an $80 billion deficit for the month.

TERROR/DEFENSE

-Russia says it likely killed ISIS founder and leader Ibrahim abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in an airstrike in late May.