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Bison closer to 'national mammal' status after House vote

CNN: Politics - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 3:54pm
The U.S. House voted Tuesday evening to adopt the North American bison as the national mammal of the United States, bringing the iconic animal one step closer to receiving the recognition many groups have pushed for.

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Virginia Highlands Community College to plant 100 trees on campus

TriCities.com - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 3:52pm
ABINGDON, Va. – Virginia Highlands Community College will move a step closer to becoming a Tree Campus USA by planting 100 trees on its 100-acre campus tomorrow in a joint Earth Day and Arbor Day cele
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Kids With ADHD Do Better With Therapy First

MSNBC: Top Stories - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 3:49pm
Kids with ADHD improve faster when the first treatment is behavioral therapy rather than starting with medication, a recent study shows.
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Kids With ADHD Do Better With Therapy First

MSNBC: Health - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 3:49pm
Kids with ADHD improve faster when the first treatment is behavioral therapy rather than starting with medication, a recent study shows.
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Better Buy: Exelixis, Inc. vs. Roche

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 3:48pm
Image source: Roche.
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eBay, Inc. Plays It Safe After Another Strong Quarter

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 3:45pm
eBay's Classifieds group enjoyed strength in Germany last quarter.
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Child Fatally Shoots Woman Driving Car in Milwaukee

MSNBC: U.S. news - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 3:45pm
'Initial witness accounts indicate that a child in the back seat of the vehicle got ahold of a gun and discharged the firearm,' police said.
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Apple Inc.'s Latest Product is a Shot at Microsoft

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 3:44pm
Apple's iPad Pro comes in a variety of different colors.
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Employee Found Dead at Apple Headquarters: Sheriff

MSNBC: U.S. news - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 3:39pm
No suspects are being sought, and no one is in danger, sheriff's officials said, adding that the campus at 1 Infinite Loop is open.
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Manziel situation worsens

FOX News: Top Stories - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 3:37pm
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Dyson Launches New $399 'Supersonic' Hair Dryer

MSNBC: Tech & science - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 3:35pm
Dyson just launched a dryer so powerful that it comes with a special rubber mat to prevent it from flying off the counter.
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Realty Income ("The Monthy Dividend Company") Misses Q1 FFO Consensus, but That's No Reason to Worry

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 3:34pm
Realty Income Corp. (NYSE: O), known as "The Monthly Dividend Company," reported first-quarter 2016 results after the market closed on Tuesday.
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iRobot Corporation Rides U.S. Growth to a Great Quarter

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 3:33pm
iRobot has seen an "overwhelmingly positive response" to its new Braava jet floor mopping robot, IMAGE SOURCE: IROBOT CORPORATION iRobot Corporation announced solid first-quarter results Tuesday after the market close, and the market rewarded the home-robot specialist for its efforts, with shares up as much as 9.8% in Wednesday's early trading.
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Susan Boyle 'fine' after airport incident

CNN: Top Stories - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 3:32pm
Singing sensation Susan Boyle is reportedly home and "fine" after an incident involving police at London's Heathrow Airport.
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Americans are really attached to their 'I voted' stickers

CNN: Politics - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 3:28pm
Primary turnout is way up this year compared with 2012. According to a recent Pew study, it's on pace to rival 2008's record of 30.4 percent. Still, less than a third of Americans will take part in the process.
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Tri-Cities Affiliate of Susan G. Komen announces community grant recipients

TriCities.com - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 3:26pm
Several breast cancer programs across the region have received grant money as part of the Tri-Cities Affiliate of Susan G. Komen's 2016 Impact Awards. 
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Study finds HIV-positive men age 5 years faster

FOX News: Health - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 3:23pm
HIV-positive people are aging faster than their HIV-negative peers, putting them at earlier risk of things like dementia, osteoporosis, and heart disease, according to a study published last week in Molecular Cell.
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Fed Decision Had 'Something for Everyone'

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 3:23pm
The Federal Reserve’s policy-setting committee, at the conclusion of its two-day meeting on Wednesday opted to keep interest rates on hold another month.
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