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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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Trading in the U.S. index futures suggests that Wall Street stocks may open higher on Wednesday, as earnings come in thick and fast. With little economic catalysts to drive trading in the domestic markets, the spotlight remains on earnings. Tech stocks could be in focus in the wake of earnings releases...
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Home appliances maker Whirlpool Corp. reported Wednesday a decline in second-quarter profit on higher one-time items and lower net sales. Operating earnings per share, increased from last year, but missed analysts' estimates, with net sales also below view. Further, the company trimmed its earnings forecast for fiscal 2014, below analysts' view.
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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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