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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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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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Indian shares opened on a positive note on Wednesday, although gains remain modest after six days of gains. U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday and the Asian markets are following suit as geopolitical concerns eased and tame U.S. inflation figures eased speculation of an early increase in interest rates. The...
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French speed-train maker Alstom SA Wednesday said its first-quarter sales declined 4 percent from last year, with organic sales decline of 1 percent, affected by lower level of order intake booked in recent quarters in some businesses. Foreign exchange had a 3 percent negative impact on sales. However, orders surged from the prior year mainly for a contract win in South Africa.
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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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