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Obama11-053012_22Aug14.jpg Americans are divided regarding President Barack Obama's handling of the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, according to the results of a CBS News/New York Times poll.
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scottbrown-082214.jpg Republican Scott Brown has significantly narrowed the gap in the race against incumbent New Hampshire Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., according to the results of a new WMUR Granite State Poll.
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GermanyJoblessRate-082814.jpgGermany's unemployment increased unexpectedly in August as worsening economic activity weighed on job creation. In addition, consumer price inflation, at a four-and-a-half-year low, boosted the scope for more stimulus from the European Central Bank. The number of people out of work increased by a seasonally adjusted 2,000 persons to 2.901 million in August, the Federal Labor Agency reported.
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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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Canadian stocks ended lower Thursday, on global cues with investors tracking weakness in European and U.S. markets on escalating tensions in Ukraine, notwithstanding an upbeat second quarter gross domestic product data from the U.S. The main index was pulled down mainly by mining and information...
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Discount retailer Dollar General Corp. (DG) Thursday said second-quarter profit increased from the prior year, amid higher revenues. Looking ahead to the full year, the company backed its earnings and revenue forecast, while reducing the lower end of its same-store sales growth forecast.
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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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Even though it will be hard to duplicate the numbers of the original, "Sin City: A Dame to Kill For" looks like it's in excellent position to top the box office this weekend, likely knocking "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" out of the number one spot in the process. Also hitting theaters this weekend will be "If I Stay," a drama starring Chloe Moretz that takes aim at teen audiences.
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