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Colorado election law prompts concerns about voter fraud

FOX News: Politics - 4 hours 44 min ago
Colorado's new election system is being panned by critics as a "ridiculous experiment" that could lead to more voter fraud -- in a year of very tight races with nothing less than control of the Senate on the line.
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Japan stock index soars 5 percent, yen falls after BOJ announces new stimulus

FOX News: Business - 4 hours 59 min ago
Japan's Nikkei 225 stock average surged 5 percent and the yen slid against the dollar after the Bank of Japan unexpectedly announced new stimulus to boost a flagging economic recovery.
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Japan's Surprise Easing Sends Stocks, Dollar Soaring

FOX News: Business - 5 hours 26 min ago
In an unexpected move, the Bank of Japan's policy board voted by a 5-to-4 margin to expand the pace of its quantitative easing, sending Tokyo stocks soaring and the Japanese yen falling sharply.
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Dem Sen. Landrieu takes heat for comments about Southern voters

FOX News: Politics - 6 hours 14 min ago
Speaking with NBC’s Chuck Todd, Landrieu said, “I’ll be very, very honest with you. The South has not always been the friendliest place for African-Americans.”
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GOP lawmakers urge administration to suspend Gitmo transfers over ISIS concerns

FOX News: Politics - 6 hours 14 min ago
GOP lawmakers called for the administration to suspend detainee transfers from Guantanamo Bay following a Fox News report that as many as 20 to 30 former prisoners are suspected of having joined forces with the Islamic State and other groups inside Syria.
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Wal-Mart to offer shipping on top holiday items

FOX News: Business - 6 hours 27 min ago
Wal-Mart is doing whatever it takes to rope in holiday shoppers however they want to buy.
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Police investigate reports of armed man at Boeing aircraft plant in Everett, Washington

FOX News: Business - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:57pm
Police in Everett, Washington, are searching buildings at the Boeing plant there as they check unconfirmed reports of a man with a weapon.
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Lawsuit: Kimberly-Clark falsely advertised surgical gowns' protection against bodily fluids

FOX News: Business - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:02pm
A $500 million lawsuit against Kimberly-Clark Corp. alleges the company falsely claimed its surgical gowns protected against Ebola and other infectious diseases.
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Japan's Massive Pension Fund To Buy More Stocks: Reports

FOX News: Business - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 10:32pm
Japan was set to announce greater stock allocations for its giant public-pension fund Friday, reports said, with the news helping boost shares.
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Asia Stocks: Latest Quotes

FOX News: Business - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 10:06pm
Here are the latest trading levels for Asia's major stock markets: Tokyo (Nikkei Average) up 1.8% ; Hong Kong (Hang Seng Index) up 0.8% ; Shanghai (Shanghai Composite Index) up 0.3% ; Sydney (S&P/ASX 200) up 0.5% ; Seoul (Kospi) up 0.3% Taipei (Taiex) up 0.3% Copyright © 2014 MarketWatch, Inc.
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Hong Kong Stocks Rise On Earnings, Shanghai Trading Hopes

FOX News: Business - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 10:04pm
Hong Kong stocks powered to respectable gains early Friday, helped by some good earnings news, a positive lead from the U.S. and reports that tests were planned this weekend for the direct trading of Shanghai shares.
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Nevada Supreme Court rules dancers at Las Vegas strip club are employees, not contractors

FOX News: Business - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 10:02pm
In a legal decision with wide implications for strip clubs in Sin City, the Nevada Supreme Court ruled Thursday that dancers at one Las Vegas club are employees, not independent contractors, and are entitled to be paid minimum wage.
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Massachusetts-based publisher Karen Andreas wins national Editor & Publisher award

FOX News: Business - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 10:01pm
Editor & Publisher, a journal that has chronicled the newspaper business for about 130 years, has named a Massachusetts-based media executive as the nation's publisher of the year.
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Global liquor giants gear up for next round of fight over Tennessee whiskey rules

FOX News: Business - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 9:55pm
The passage of several months since a heated legislative debate over the legal definition of Tennessee whiskey has done little to mellow the dispute between two global liquor giants and the growing number of craft distillers caught between them.
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Competition to bring new business to Buffalo awards $1M to advanced metal manufacturer

FOX News: Business - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 9:20pm
A fledgling metal manufacturing company that promises to make lighter, stronger and less expensive parts has won the million-dollar grand prize in a contest aimed at attracting entrepreneurs to Buffalo.
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Obama energizes Maine Democrats for Michaud

FOX News: Politics - Thu, 10/30/2014 - 9:05pm
Less than a week before Election Day, President Barack Obama swung through Maine on Thursday and called on Democrats to get everyone they know to the polls to defeat Republican Gov. Paul LePage.
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