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Obama1-072114.jpg With his second term becoming increasingly dominated by turmoil overseas, President Barack Obama addressed both the conflict in Gaza and the Malaysia Airlines crash in Ukraine in remarks on Monday.
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braley-joni-071614.jpg In one of the most closely watched campaigns of this election cycle, the results of a new NBC News/Marist poll show Democratic Rep. Bruce Braley, D-Iowa, and Republican State Sen. Joni Ernst locked in a dead heat in the Iowa Senate race.
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CONSUMER-RETAIL_18Jul14.jpg Consumer sentiment in the U.S. has unexpectedly deteriorated in the month of July, according to a report released by Thomson Reuters and the University of Michigan on Friday. The report said the preliminary reading on the consumer sentiment index for July came in at 81.3 compared to the final June reading of 82.5.
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Trader Joe's supermarkets have recalled peaches amongst several other fruit items over concerns of possible listeria contamination. The company has also pulled nectarines, plums and pluots (a plum apricot combination) from their shelves. News of the recall comes following a statement for the Wawona Packing Company that they have confirmed the presence of listeria in their packing plant.
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European stocks surged higher Tuesday, as Russian-backed rebels began to cooperate with the Malaysia Airline crash investigation. The plane's black box was handed over and is reportedly in decent condition. U.S. authorities say it is likely that the place was brought down by a surface to air...
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Telecom giant Verizon Communications Inc. Tuesday reported a sharp increase in second-quarter profit, as revenues grew about 6 percent, helped by growth in wireless revenue. Adjusted earnings as well as revenues topped analysts' expectations.
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Hair loss does not make one physically ill but is said to have emotional and psychological consequences. One of the most common causes of hair loss is alopecia areata, an autoimmune disease, which results in well-defined circular bald patches on the scalp. A more extreme variant of alopecia areata is known as alopecia universalis wherein there is a total loss of all body hair.
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With a very strong $28.4 million in opening revenue, "The Purge: Anarchy" posted one of the more surprising first weekends of the year, though it was "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" that again topped the box office, hauling in $36 million. "Transformers: Age of Extinction" also continued to perform well around the globe.
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The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday ruled that family held businesses can object to the provision of insurance coverage for contraception under the Affordable Care Act, on religious grounds. The ruling is seen as a sort of setback for a contentious part of President Barack Obama's health care reform law. The...
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