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putin-obama-042414.jpg While U.S. President Barack Obama and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin have called for a diplomatic solution to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine, the two leaders both made comments Thursday with the potential to inflame rather than tamp down the situation.
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markudall-042414.jpg In a potentially pivotal Senate race, the results of a Quinnipiac University poll released Thursday showed incumbent Colorado Sen. Mark Udall, D-Col., running neck-and-neck against Republican Rep. Cory Gardner, R-Col. The poll found that 45 percent of Colorado voters would choose Udall if the election were being held today, while 44 percent said they would vote for Gardner.
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DurableGoods-042414.jpgAfter reporting a bigger than expected increase in new orders for U.S. manufactured durable goods in the previous month, the Commerce Department released a report on Thursday that once again showed stronger than expected durable goods orders growth in the month of March. The report said durable goods orders surged up by 2.6 percent in March after jumping by a revised 2.1 percent in February.
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Erectile dysfunction [ED] can be reversed by lifestyle changes, according to research conducted at the University of Adelaide. The study, published in the Journal of Sexual Health, says that drugs are not always needed if men can eat better, lose weight, cut alcohol intake and improve their sleeping schedules. Researchers followed 810 men over a five year period.
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Canadian stocks are modestly higher Thursday mid-morning with investors weighing upbeat U.S. durable goods order data and earnings reports along with escalating tensions in Ukraine. After a positive start on the back of strong earnings and economic data, the market faltered amid reports of clashes...
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A wide range of consumer products contain certain nanoparticles that can harm our DNA, according to a new study from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Harvard School of Publich Heath. Manufacturers use nanoparticles to improve texture, kill microbes, or enhance shelf life, etc., in consumer...
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After three weeks at number one, "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" looks like it finally could be moving down the charts, with comedy "The Other Woman" in good position thanks to a lack of genre competition, a popular cast and a solid 3,000-theater release. Also hitting theaters will be "Brick Mansions," a PG-13 thriller starring Paul Walker that marks the late actor's last finished role.
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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will meet Sunday evening in Paris to discuss efforts to diffuse tensions surrounding the situation in Ukraine and the buildup of Russian troops along Russia's border with Ukraine. On Friday, Russian President Vladimir Putin...
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