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FI-OBAMA-052009_02Sep14.jpg While California has been a Democratic stronghold for a number of years, the results of a new Field Poll released Tuesday showed that President Barack Obama's approval rating in the Golden State has dropped to a new record low.
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EricCantor-090214.jpg Less than a month after resigning from Congress, former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Virg., has made the move from Washington to Wall Street by joining boutique investment bank Moelis & Co. A statement from Moelis said Cantor will serve as Vice Chairman and Managing Director and also be elected to the company's Board of Directors.
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BiliCam, a new smartphone app, allows users to detect jaundice in newborn babies by simply snapping a picture. The disorder, often difficult to detect in newborns, is caused by insufficient elimination of the chemical bilirubin in the baby's system. Babies who do not sufficiently expel the chemical can often appear yellow; however, the discoloration isn't always apparent to the naked eye.
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With traders largely shrugging off the latest batch of upbeat U.S. economic data, stocks are turning in a lackluster performance in early trading on Tuesday. The major averages are showing only modest moves, lingering close to the unchanged line.
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Oilfield services provider Halliburton Co. (HAL) reached Tuesday a $1.1 billion settlement to resolve a major chunk of the plaintiffs' class claims against the company related to the April 2010 Macondo oil well spill accident in the Gulf of Mexico that was the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history.The settlement is subject to approval by the U.S. District Court.
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Falls are common in people with multiple sclerosis, and roughly half of these falls are said to result in an injury requiring medical attention. New research now suggests a promising tool to help people with multiple sclerosis reduce their risk of accidental falls. Guess what!
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With both "As Above, So Below" and "The November Man" struggling mightily to find an audience, "Guardians of the Galaxy" had yet another big weekend, topping charts for the third time in five weeks and propelling it past "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" to be the top domestic draw 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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