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Double standard? Pro-Obama IRS worker suspended, postal employee fired for political violation

FOX News: Politics - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 5:00am

A federal agency announced two disciplinary actions this week against federal workers for violating a law that limits political activity. But while one of them -- a now-former Postal Service worker who committed the apparent sin of running for Congress -- was fired, the other -- an IRS worker who used taxpayer resources to promote President Obama's 2012 candidacy -- faces only a suspension.

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7 odd reasons you bruise easily

FOX News: Health - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 5:00am

You don't remember bumping into anything. Yet somehow, you have a shin full of bruises and a whole lot of questions. Check out the surprising explanations behind your sore spots and learn which ones are harmless and which ones need attention.  

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Oil price gives up most gains of previous day as supply worries continue to ease

FOX News: Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 4:36am
The price of oil began to fall again on Friday, giving up most of the gains it had made the previous day in the first rally in two weeks.
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Asia Stocks: Markets Close Mixed

FOX News: Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 4:03am
Here are the closing levels for Asia's major stock markets: Tokyo (Nikkei Average) down 0.3% ; Hong Kong (Hang Seng Index) flat ; Shanghai (Shanghai Composite Index) up 0.4% ; Sydney (S&P/ASX 200) up 0.4% ; Seoul (Kospi) down 0.7% ; Taipei (Taiex) down 0.7% Copyright © 2014 MarketWatch, Inc.
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Dead vegetation reported but officials say no evidence of contamination in bay after ND spill

FOX News: Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 3:25am
A company official says the path of saltwater that spilled from a pipeline in western North Dakota extends for nearly 2 miles and has left behind a 200-yard-long stretch of dead vegetation.
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LG Display unveils 18-inch flexible display that can roll like a map

FOX News: Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 3:21am
LG Display Co. has shown an 18-inch flexible display that can be rolled into the shape of a thin cylinder.
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Girl hoped to have been cured of HIV has relapsed

FOX News: Health - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 3:05am

A Mississippi girl born with the AIDS virus and in remission for years despite stopping treatment now shows signs that she still harbors HIV - and therefore is not cured. 

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AP Interview: Dubai airport boss aims to keep pace with rapid growth in flight toward top rung

FOX News: Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 3:01am
Now that he's had a taste of running the world's busiest air hub for international passengers, Dubai Airports CEO Paul Griffiths is determined to hang on to the honor while setting his sights on an even bigger prize: beating Atlanta for the title of busiest airport on the planet.
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Infosys quarterly profit up 15.3 percent, maintains revenue growth forecast

FOX News: Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 2:52am
Indian outsourcing company Infosys reported a 15 percent increase in quarterly profit and maintained its revenue growth forecast.
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California man gets 15-year prison sentence for economic-espionage conviction involving China

FOX News: Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 2:06am
A federal judge has sentenced a California chemical engineer to 15 years in prison and fined him $28.3 million for a rare economic-espionage conviction for selling China a secret recipe to a widely used white pigment.
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Idaho inventor pushes solar panels not for roofs, but for driveways, sidewalks, highways

FOX News: Business - Fri, 07/11/2014 - 2:00am
The solar panels that Idaho inventor Scott Brusaw has built aren't meant for rooftops.
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