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FI-OBAMA-052009_26Sep14.jpg While a majority of Hispanics continue to approve of President Barack Obama's job performance, the results of a Gallup poll show the president's approval rating among the ethnic group has fallen sharply.
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Seanhaugh-092914.jpg With incumbent Sen. Kay Hagan, D-N.C., and Republican challenger Thom Tillis running nearly neck-and-neck in the North Carolina Senate race, the results of a new CNN/ORC International survey suggest that the race could be decided by the number of votes for Libertarian candidate Sean Haugh.
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Afterschool exercise programs for elementary school children may help increase thinking ability and fitness, according to research conducted at the University of Illinois. The study, published in the journal Pediatrics, collected data on 221 kids (aged 7-9), who participated in a nine-month afterschool exercise program called FITKids.
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Bay Street is likely to open lower Tuesday, hurt by a disappointing Canadian GDP report for July and a none too encouraging reading on Chinese manufacturing activity in August. According to Statistics Canada, economic growth was stagnant in July compared to the previous month, with annual growth falling...
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Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc. (RBS, RBS.L) Tuesday said it now expects lower impairments for fiscal year 2014, than the previously anticipated 1 billion pounds. The company cited continued improvement in economic conditions and asset prices in its key markets, including Ireland. The stock added 4 percent in early morning trading.
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Mango, one of the most popular tropical fruits, is said to be an excellent source of fiber, copper as well as vitamins C, A, folate and B6. Widely known in India as the King of Fruits, mango has many health benefits associated with it.
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Though there are always a couple of releases from earlier in the year that maintain a little awards season buzz (like this year's "Boyhood"), the fall and early portion of winter tend to have most of the top contenders of the year.
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Greece's manufacturing activity expanded in August, after declining in the previous month, survey figures from Markit Economics showed Monday. Seasonally adjusted Markit manufacturing purchasing managers' index, or PMI, rose to 50.1 in August from 48.7 in July. This marked the highest reading in three...
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