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Casino Closures Brings Mass Unemployment Filing

FOX News: Business - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 2:45pm
Carrying identification documents and bitterness over their sudden joblessness, hundreds of ex-casino workers began filing for unemployment Wednesday morning, the first attendees at an assistance center that expects to process 5,000 newly laid-off workers over the next three days.
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Restaurant bans ketchup

FOX News: Top Stories - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 2:19pm
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Cancer charity rejects funds raised by Redditors 'in honor' of Jennifer Lawrence's leaked photos

FOX News: Health - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 2:19pm

A cancer charity whose top fundraisers included a group of Reddit users donating “in honor” of Jennifer Lawrence’s hacked personal photos has announced they will return all of the money, The Washington Post reported.

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AP Mexico and Central America correspondent Olga Rodriguez to join San Francisco bureau

FOX News: Business - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 2:13pm
Olga Rodriguez, a Mexico and Central America correspondent for The Associated Press for more than a decade, is joining the news organization's San Francisco bureau.
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Phones, watches, virtual-reality headset among gadgets unveiled at Berlin tech show

FOX News: Business - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 2:13pm
Samsung and other electronics companies used the IFA trade show in Berlin to showcase their holiday lineups.
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Investment firm Starboard Value rejects latest board proposal from Olive Garden parent Darden

FOX News: Business - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 2:03pm
Starboard Value LP will continue its proxy fight with Darden Restaurants, as the activist investor rejected the latest offer from the operator of Olive Garden restaurants to resolve a dispute over control of the company.
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Federal Reserve survey finds economy expanding at moderate pace across US in past 2 months

FOX News: Business - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 2:00pm
A Federal Reserve survey shows the U.S. economy strengthening in all regions in July and August in areas from consumer spending to auto sales to tourism.
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Unemployment rate in New England inches to 5.8 percent; Rhode Island rate one of highest in US

FOX News: Business - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 2:00pm
The unemployment rate in New England ticked up to 5.8 percent in July, but it's still lower than the national average.
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Fed Beige Book Sees No Shift In Moderate Growth Pace

FOX News: Business - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 2:00pm
The economy continued on a moderate or modest growth path through late August, with only the housing sector lagging behind, according to the Federal Reserve's latest Beige Book report on current economic conditions released Wednesday.
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Passenger speaks out about seat dispute that diverted airline flight, says he's embarrassed

FOX News: Business - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 1:58pm
The businessman whose dispute with a fellow airline passenger over a reclined seat sparked a national debate about air-travel etiquette says he's embarrassed by the way the confrontation unfolded.
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Hagel: US needs to invest in innovation to maintain military superiority

FOX News: Business - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 1:57pm
The U.S. military's technological superiority is being challenged by other nations, including China and Russia, and in order to maintain its dominance America must be more innovative in how it develops and buys new technologies, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel told industry leaders here Wednesday.
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Economy Expanding More Quickly, Fed Says in Beige Book Report

FOX News: Business - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 1:51pm
The U.S. economy expanded at a 'moderate' pace across much of the nation with the auto industry showing strong growth, and banking conditions improving.
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Boy, 4, suffers rare disease that could cause him to become scared stiff

FOX News: Health - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 1:41pm

A 4-year-old boy has been diagnosed with a rare, life-threatening illness that means he could literally be scared stiff at any moment, The Chronicle Live reported.

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Mystery illness makes woman's hands grow to more than 20 pounds each

FOX News: Health - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 1:36pm

A woman from Thailand is living with a rare condition that has made her hands grow to nearly 21 pounds each, the Daily Mirror reported.

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FDA: Little evidence to support testosterone drugs

FOX News: Health - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 1:36pm

The Food and Drug Administration says there is little evidence that testosterone-boosting drugs taken by millions of American men are beneficial, though the agency is also unconvinced by studies suggesting the hormone carries serious risks.

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'Beheading Day' promo disaster

FOX News: Top Stories - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 1:34pm
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8 weight loss myths

FOX News: Top Stories - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 1:34pm
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