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Pennsylvania school bus drivers cut ties with local union

FOX News: Politics - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 9:25am

School bus drivers in Pennsylvania may have dealt a deep financial blow to a local union after voting overwhelmingly to cut ties.

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US stock futures sink ahead of the opening bell; Portugal worries rattle world markets

FOX News: Business - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 9:21am
U.S. stock futures are down sharply ahead of the market open Thursday after worries emerged about the financial stability of one of Portugal's largest financial firms.
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Chinese hackers pursue key data on U.S. workers: NYT

FOX News: Business - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 9:18am
Chinese hackers broke into the computer networks of the U.S. government agency that keeps the personal information of all federal employees in March, the New York Times reported, citing senior U.S. officials.
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The benefits of DNA testing

FOX News: Health - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 9:14am

I was in my doctor's office yesterday for my regular screening.  I've been thinking about having my breast cancer tumor pulled out of the freezer and having new genetic testing done.

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OPEC's oil market share to shrink in 2015, despite growing demand

FOX News: Business - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 9:08am
OPEC expects its share of the world oil market to shrink in 2015 for a third year running, due in part to the U.S. shale oil boom, giving the exporter group little comfort from an acceleration in global demand.
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Bank of America resubmits request for dividend increase: WSJ

FOX News: Business - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 9:04am
Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) has asked regulators to approve a higher quarterly dividend of 5 cents per share after it withdrew a previously planned increase in April, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter.
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Gutterball: White House bowling alley won't be renovated after contract draws criticism

FOX News: Politics - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 8:59am
The White House abruptly cancelled a contract to renovate the Harry S. Truman Bowling Alley after it drew political criticism.
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Part of U.S. Capitol closed to probe asbestos incident: officials

FOX News: Business - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 8:48am
Parts of the U.S. Capitol were closed early on Thursday after an "industrial spill" occurred, although some tours of parts of the building were being allowed, according to U.S. Capitol Police.
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Lockheed says F-35 investments will save $1.8 billion by 2019

FOX News: Business - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 8:40am
Industry investment of $170 million over the next two years is expected to result in savings of $1.8 billion on the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program, Lockheed Martin Corp's F-35 program manager Lorraine Martin told reporters on Thursday.
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Stein Mart's sales at stores open at least a year rise 2.6 percent in June

FOX News: Business - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 8:37am
Discount store operator Stein Mart said Thursday that its June sales at stores open at least a year climbed 2.6 percent.
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U.S. jobless claims fall, point to healing in labor market

FOX News: Business - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 8:30am
Weekly jobless claims fell last week to one of its lowest levels since before the 2007-09 recession, a sign of increasing health in the labor market.
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U.S. Jobless Claims Return Near Seven-year Low

FOX News: Business - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 8:30am
The number of people who applied for unemployment benefits in the first week of July fell by 11,000 to 304,000, putting initial claims close to a seven-year bottom again and offering more evidence that U.S. hiring has accelerated while the rate of layoffs remains low.
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Maersk and MSC shipping lines in major vessel sharing agreement on major global routes

FOX News: Business - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 8:29am
Danish shipper Maersk Line has announced a vessel-sharing agreement with MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company on major shipping routes, three weeks after China blocked plans for an alliance between the two and CMA CGM of France.
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U.S. Senate Democrats introduce bill to counter Hobby Lobby decision

FOX News: Politics - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 8:29am

Several U.S. Senate Democrats are fast-tracking a bill,  the Protect Women’s Health from Corporate Interference Act, they say will counter the U.S. Supreme Court’s  Hobby Lobby decision.

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