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US Stock Futures Edge Up As Earnings Get Underway

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:23am

US stock futures edge up as earnings get underway

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Russia Threatens Ukraine On Gas Supply

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:23am

Russia threatens Ukraine on gas supply

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Kima Jones, On Black Bodies And Being A Black Woman Who Writes

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:20am

In her poetry, Kima Jones explores racial and sexual identity in the modern world — and the future. Nostalgic and assertive, her work revolves around a recurrent protagonist: the person of color.

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Many Students Stabbed, Cut At Pennsylvania High School

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:19am

One suspect is said to be in custody after Wednesday's incident at Franklin Regional High School in Murrysville, which is near Pittsburgh. Authorities say at least 20 teenagers were injured.

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Senate Dems' Committee Outraises GOP Rivals

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:13am

Senate Dems' committee outraises GOP rivals

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Cameron Ally Resigns In UK Expenses Row

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:13am

Cameron ally resigns in UK expenses row

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NYC Police: Officer Hurt In Apartment Fire Dies

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:13am

NYC police: Officer hurt in apartment fire dies

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4 Students Seriously Hurt In Pa. School Stabbings

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:13am

4 students seriously hurt in Pa. school stabbings

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Lorde, Imagine Dragons Lead Billboard Nominations

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:03am

Lorde, Imagine Dragons lead Billboard nominations

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Some Fraud Charges Dropped Against Ex-Anglo Chiefs

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:03am

Some fraud charges dropped against ex-Anglo chiefs

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The Truth? It's Out There In The Fog

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 8:00am

How much can theories tell us about nature? For one thing, they can't tell you the truth. A recent cosmic discovery about the earliest moments of the Big Bang highlights this conundrum.

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Dose Of Caution Prescribed When Evaluating New Medicare Data

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 7:54am

Fresh figures show that a relatively small number of doctors receive a significant share of Medicare payments. But analysts warn against jumping to conclusions about what that means.

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1969 Birthday Greeting Arrives Decades Late

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 6:29am

A man living at East 12th St. in Brooklyn received a letter postmarked in 1969. It was addressed to Susan Heifetz, who'd lived at the apartment as a child. The letter wished her a happy 19th birthday.

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EU Seeks Cheaper Power, Curbs Renewable Subsidies

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 6:23am

EU seeks cheaper power, curbs renewable subsidies

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Doctors Without Borders Blasts UN In South Sudan

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 6:23am

Doctors Without Borders blasts UN in South Sudan

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Book News: Archie Comics Is Going To Kill Off Archie

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 6:16am

Also: Artist Damien Hirst will write an autobiography; Gabriel Garcia Marquez has left the Mexico hospital where he was being treated for a lung infection.

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Computer Support Call Leads To Burglary Arrest

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 6:13am

Computer support call leads to burglary arrest

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Japan Stem Cell Researcher Says Results Valid

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 6:03am

Japan stem cell researcher says results valid

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German Prosecutors Release Collector's Art

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 6:03am

German prosecutors release collector's art

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'Astonish Me' Is An Artful, Elegant Dance

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 6:03am

Maggie Shipstead's latest is named after Sergei Diaghilev's famous admonition to his dancers. Reviewer Annalisa Quinn says that, while not astonishing, it's a "lemon tart of a book, lovely and neat."

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