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Midlife arts, crafts and socializing tied to better late-life cognition

FOX News: Health - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 7:40am
In a new study of people over age 85, those who said they engaged in things like painting, quilting or book clubs during middle age were less likely to develop memory impairments that may precede dementia.
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UK Central Bank Keeps Rates on Hold as it Awaits Inflation Signs

FOX News: Business - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 7:37am
The Bank of England kept interest rates at their record low on Thursday as policymakers wait to see whether a tumble in inflation is short-lived or turns into a bigger threat for the British economy.
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Drunk-dialing shame may help prevent excessive drinking in college kids

FOX News: Health - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 7:34am
Reminding young people about that awkward, uncomfortable embarrassment they feel the day after a night of drunken texting or tipsy Facebook posting could be an effective way to prevent excessive drinking on college campuses, a new study finds
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Fatal crashes involving teen drivers decline sharply in US

FOX News: Health - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 7:25am
The number of teen drivers involved in fatal crashes dropped by more than half over the past decade as safer vehicles hit the road and more young people received restricted licenses, a U.S. report finds.
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Drugstore chain Walgreens aims to close about 200 US stores, expands cost-reduction plan

FOX News: Business - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 7:24am
Walgreens plans to close about 200 U.S. stores as the nation's largest drugstore chain expands on a $1 billion cost-reduction plan it announced last August.
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Happiest US metro areas revealed

FOX News: Health - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 7:20am
If you're looking to move to a happy place, you might want to check out the North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, Florida, area: The region reported the highest well-being out of the 100 most populous communities in the country, according to a new poll
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About 30,000 cases of Sabra hummus recalled due to potential listeria contamination

FOX News: Business - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 7:17am
About 30,000 cases of Sabra hummus sold nationwide is being recalled due to a possible Listeria contamination.
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30 new Ebola cases, lowest weekly figure in nearly a year, says WHO

FOX News: Health - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 7:14am
Thirty confirmed cases of Ebola were reported in West Africa in the past week, the smallest number in nearly a year of the worst ever outbreak of the deadly fever, the World Health Organization said on Wednesday.
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US bird flu outbreak accelerates as wild ducks migrate north

FOX News: Health - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 7:10am
A U.S. outbreak of a deadly strain of bird flu accelerated on Wednesday with the infection of a sixth turkey flock in Minnesota, the nation's top turkey-producing state, in less than a week.
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Bank of England decides to leave interest rates steady as inflation remains at historic lows

FOX News: Business - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 7:10am
The Bank of England has decided to keep interest rates at a record low of 0.5 percent, with inflation remaining very low despite the growing economic recovery.
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Short people's genes may confer higher heart risks, study says

FOX News: Health - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 7:04am
Short people have more risk for heart disease, and now researchers may know why: Genes that govern height also seem to affect cholesterol, especially in men.
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Sabra recalls 30,000 cases of hummus over listeria fears

FOX News: Health - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 6:57am
Sabra Dipping Company voluntarily recalled 30,000 cases of its classic hummus nationwide over possible Listeria contamination, federal health officials and the company said on Wednesday.
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Number of people sickened by listeria outbreak tied to Blue Bell ice cream grows to 8

FOX News: Business - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 6:54am
Federal health authorities say three additional people have become ill from a foodborne illness linked to some Blue Bell ice cream products.
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NYC comptroller: Money management fees wipe out billions in city pension gains

FOX News: Business - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 6:50am
An analysis by the New York City's comptroller has concluded the city's pension funds over the past 10 years paid over $2 billion in fees to money managers but got almost nothing in return.
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Costco comparable-store sales fall further than Wall Street had expected in March

FOX News: Business - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 6:43am
March sales at Costco stores open at least a year fell more than Wall Street had expected.
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Warren challenges Hillary: 'I'd like to see her address all of these issues'

FOX News: Politics - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 6:41am
Potential Democratic challenger Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Thursday presented a list of key issues from trade to wages that she wants 2016 Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton to address in her campaign for president.
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Applications for US unemployment benefits likely rose last week from very low level

FOX News: Business - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 6:39am
The U.S. Labor Department reports on the number of people who applied for unemployment benefits last week at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Thursday.
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German industrial output up 0.2 percent in February, continues modest rebound

FOX News: Business - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 6:34am
Official figures show German industrial production rose 0.2 percent in February from the month before.
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Stars who sued their parents

FOX News: Top Stories - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 6:34am
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