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Gas Blast at Mexico Maternity Hospital, At Least Two Dead

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 5:19pm
A gas tank truck exploded outside a maternity and children's hospital in Mexico City on Thursday, collapsing much of the building.






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Google's Stock Drops After Profit, Sales Miss

FOX News: Business - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 5:19pm
Shares of Google Inc. fell 1.8% in after-hours trade Thursday, after the Internet search giant missed fourth-quarter profit and sales expectations, with the growth in paid clicks falling short of forecasts.
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Amazon Says Prime And 'Transparent' Are Behind Strong Earnings

FOX News: Business - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 5:19pm
Amazon Inc. reported much stronger-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings late Tuesday, propelling the company's stock more than 7% higher in after-hours trade.
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Visa Unveils Fiscal First-Quarter Earnings Beat, Stock Split

FOX News: Business - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 5:18pm
The card giant revealed profits per share of $2.53 on revenues of $3.4 billion. The results top Wall Street estimates for a $2.49-cent EPS on revenues of $3.34 billion. The company also unveiled a 4-1 stock split of its Class A common shares. Visa shares traded 4.5% higher in after-hours action.
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Body parts found in suitcase on sidewalk

CNN: U.S. - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 5:17pm
Police answering a suspicious package call in San Francisco made a most unpleasant discovery when they opened a suitcase and found it contained human body parts.
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'Shark Week' becomes 'Summer of the Shark'

CNN: Business - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 5:16pm
Just when you thought it was safe to watch the Discovery channel in the summer...
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Senate Passes Bill To Approve Building Keystone XL Pipeline

FOX News: Business - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 5:10pm
The Senate passed a bill on Thursday that would approve building the Keystone XL oil pipeline.
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Buzz Kill: 3 Daily Cocktails Boosts Stroke Risk

MSNBC: Health - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 5:08pm
People in their 50s and 60s who down more than two drinks daily have a 34 percent higher stroke risk compared to lighter drinkers, researchers say.






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What's really in a McMuffin

FOX News: Top Stories - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 5:07pm
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U.S. Stocks End On a Strong Note As Oil Rebounds

FOX News: Business - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 5:06pm
U.S. stocks rallied into the close and ended Thursday's session with solid broad-based gains.
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Two arrested in Meadowview, Va., meth bust

TriCities.com - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 5:02pm
Washington County Virginia Sheriff Fred Newman said the searches yielded the remains of a one-pot shake and bake meth lab.
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Gut bacteria from high-fat animal products may cause kidney failure, study finds

FOX News: Health - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 5:00pm
A digestion byproduct derived from high-fat animal products and previously found to increase the risk of heart disease has now also been linked to chronic kidney disease (CKD), according to a study published Thursday in the journal Circulation.
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Mary Hughes students vie in Super Bowl Math Madness

TriCities.com - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 4:59pm
The event takes place prior to the Super Bowl each year. While this year’s game Sunday will be between the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks, the teams they collected points for were picke
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White House acknowledges -- but also denies -- that Taliban are a terrorist group

FOX News: Politics - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 4:55pm
The White House once again Thursday agonized to draw a fine-tuned distinction between the Taliban and terror networks like Al Qaeda, even as Press Secretary Josh Earnest acknowledged that, technically, the Taliban are still on an official terrorist list.
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Celebrities from Katie Couric to Kim Kardashian poke fun at themselves in Super Bowl spots

FOX News: Business - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 4:53pm
Along with puppies and babies, celebrities are a Super Bowl advertising staple.
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Not so easy to buy privacy: Study shows how 'anonymized' credit card data still identifies

FOX News: Business - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 4:53pm
Credit card data isn't quite as anonymous as promised, a new study says.
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Afghan Guard Kills Three Contractors at Kabul Airport

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 4:46pm
Three contractors working with the international coalition in Afghanistan and an Afghan national were killed in a shootout at Kabul's main airport.






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Watch the World Go Nuts in Mophie's Super Bowl Ad

MSNBC: Business - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 4:46pm
Battery pack maker surprises with an epic and cinematic ad about a very modern conundrum that feels like the end of the world.






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Indiana governor taking heat over reported plans for state-run news site

FOX News: Politics - Thu, 01/29/2015 - 4:46pm
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is taking heat from both sides of the aisle following reports that his administration plans to launch a taxpayer-backed, state-run news site in February.
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