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Liberian health authorities confirm 2 cases of Ebola, WHO says

FOX News: Health - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 7:17am

The World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Sunday that Liberia has confirmed two cases of the deadly Ebola virus that is suspected to have killed at least 70 people in Guinea.

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Inflation drop pins peripheral bond yields at multi-year lows

FOX News: Business - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 7:14am
Lower-rated euro zone bond yields held near multi-year lows on Monday, with a drop in euro zone inflation keeping speculation rife that the European Central Bank may loosen monetary policy further later this year.
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Schools increasingly check students for obesity

FOX News: Health - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 7:10am

The Chula Vista school district not only measures the academic progress of Marina Beltran's second-grader, it also measures her son's body fat.

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Global Markets Look to Cap 1Q on a High Note

FOX News: Business - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 6:01am
Hopes the European Central Bank will cut rates later this week drove global markets higher on the final day of the first quarter. 
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Swiss Authorities Probe 8 Banks Over Forex Rigging

FOX News: Business - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:50am
Switzerland's competition commission has opened an investigation into possible collusion between banks to manipulate foreign-exchange rates, the commission said Monday.
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Euro-zone Inflation Falls To Lowest Level Since 2009

FOX News: Business - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:28am
Inflation in the euro zone dropped to the lowest level since late 2009 in March, adding pressure on the European Central Bank to launch new easing measures at its meeting on Thursday.
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Nate Silver, trashed over climate change, apologizes for his website

FOX News: Politics - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:00am

The list of Nate Silver critics just keeps on growing.

Harry Reid, Paul Krugman, climate-change advocates and on and on.

Whether or not you care about this data guru who aims to revolutionize journalism, it’s a fascinating look at how someone riding high in the media world can suddenly be brought low.

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Technical problems pose roadblock to those looking to beat ObamaCare deadline

FOX News: Politics - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 5:00am

New technical problems with HealthCare.gov posed a roadblock Monday to people trying to beat the sign-up deadline.

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Senate report claims evidence obtained by enhanced techniques did not help bin Laden hunt, report says

FOX News: Politics - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 3:42am

A Senate report concludes that evidence obtained from Al Qaeda terror suspects via waterboarding and other enhanced interrogation techniques did not provide any key evidence in the hunt for Usama bin Laden, despite the arguments to the contrary by CIA officials. 

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Study finds that blood test can rule out heart attack in ER

FOX News: Health - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 3:28am

A simple blood test appears very good at ruling out heart attacks in people who go to emergency rooms with chest pain, a big public health issue and a huge worry for patients.

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European Stocks Climb Ahead Of Inflation Data

FOX News: Business - Mon, 03/31/2014 - 3:24am
European stock markets kicked off the week on a strong footing on Monday, with investors awaiting the first reading on inflation in the euro zone in March.
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