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Oil price slips below $102 a barrel as worries over supply, geopolitical tension ease

FOX News: Business - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 2:21am
The price of oil slipped below $102 a barrel on Friday, falling for a second day after spiking on lower U.S. inventories and tensions in the Ukraine and the Middle East.
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Fast food workers to escalate wage, union demands

FOX News: Politics - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 1:17am

Fast food workers say they're prepared to escalate their campaign for higher wages and union representation, starting with a national convention in suburban Chicago where more than 1,000 workers are expected to discuss the future of the effort that has spread to dozens of cities in less than two years.

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Fast food workers meeting in Chicago to plan ways to escalate campaign for higher pay, union

FOX News: Business - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 1:11am
Fast food workers from around the country will gather this weekend in Chicago to discuss how to escalate their campaign for higher wages and union representation.
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Major Asian stock markets gain on US unemployment data, easing of tensions over downing of jet

FOX News: Business - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 1:09am
Most major Asian stock markets rose Friday after U.S. unemployment claims fell to an eight-year low and tensions over the downing of a Malaysia Airlines jet eased.
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House, Senate talks over Veterans Affairs fix in chaos as recess looms

FOX News: Top Stories - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 12:58am
WITH THE AUGUST RECESS looming, lawmakers including Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., left, and Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., right, clash over competing versions of a bill aimed at fixing flaws in the Department of Veterans Affairs.
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    Japan inflation eases in June, highlighting impact of sales tax, challenge to central bank

    FOX News: Business - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 12:17am
    Japan reports its inflation rate eased slightly in June as a sales tax high stunted demand.
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    GM in China recalls Cadillac SUVs and Chevrolet Camaros to replace defective seat bolts

    FOX News: Business - Fri, 07/25/2014 - 12:11am
    General Motors Co. and its main Chinese partner are recalling nearly 20,000 imported Cadillac SRX sport utility vehicles and Chevrolet Camaros to replace defective seat bolts.
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    Asia Stocks: Latest Quotes

    FOX News: Business - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 11:32pm
    Here are the latest trading levels for Asia's major stock markets: Tokyo (Nikkei Average) up 0.6% ; Hong Kong (Hang Seng Index) flat ; Shanghai (Shanghai Composite Index) up 0.5% (at break) ; Sydney (S&P/ASX 200) down 0.3% ; Seoul (Kospi) up 0.2% Taipei (Taiex) down 0.9% Copyright © 2014 MarketWatch, Inc.
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    Navy Secretary Ray Mabus says littoral combat ship operating costs will come down over time

    FOX News: Business - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 11:25pm
    Operating costs for the U.S. Navy's newest ships will decline and "become more normal" over time, Navy Secretary Ray Mabus said Thursday.
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    Report: Chinese regulators conclude chip supplier Qualcomm

    FOX News: Business - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 11:16pm
    A government newspaper says Chinese regulators have concluded Qualcomm Inc., one of the biggest makers of chips used in mobile devices, has a monopoly.
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    Baidu reports quarterly profit up 34 percent as revenue from mobile tops 30 percent

    FOX News: Business - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 10:51pm
    Baidu Inc., which operates China's most popular search engine, says its quarterly profit rose 34 percent over a year earlier as its mobile business grew.
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    A very bad week: Airlines suffer a cluster of disasters, but experts see no safety trend

    FOX News: Business - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 9:51pm
    Nearly 300 passengers perish when their plane is shot out of the sky.
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    Aviation officials to meet next week on Malaysian airliner shot down, 2 other plane crashes

    FOX News: Business - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 9:41pm
    An aviation official says global aviation leaders will meet in Montreal next week to initiate discussions on a plan to address safety and security issues raised by the shoot-down of a Malaysia Airlines jet over eastern Ukraine, as well as two other air crashes.
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    Border crisis: US weighs refugee status for youth from Honduras

    FOX News: Politics - Thu, 07/24/2014 - 9:01pm

    The Obama administration is weighing giving refugee status to young people from Honduras as part of a plan to slow the influx of unaccompanied minors arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border, White House officials said Thursday.

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