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1888 Shipwreck Rediscovered Under Golden Gate Bridge

MSNBC: Top Stories - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:22pm

A steamship that sank with 16 passengers aboard in 1888 has been located again under the Golden Gate Bridge.








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College-Educated Brains Recover Better From Injury, Study Suggests

MSNBC: Top Stories - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:22pm
A college education may do a lot more than provide better job opportunities — it may also make brains more resilient to trauma, a new study suggests.






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Facebook Says CFO Is Stepping Down

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:18pm
Facebook Inc. on Wednesday announced that Chief Financial Officer David Ebersman is stepping down.
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Angie's List Narrows Quarterly Loss; Shares Up 3.5% After Hours

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:17pm
Angie's List Inc. late Wednesday reported a first-quarter loss of 6 cents a share, in line with expectations and compared with a loss of 14 cents a share in the year-ago period.
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1888 Shipwreck Rediscovered Under Golden Gate Bridge

MSNBC: U.S. news - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:15pm
By NBCBayArea.comA steamship that sank with 16 passengers aboard in 1888 has been located again under the Golden Gate Bridge, leading to the release of new sonar images of the boat sitting upright, covered in mud.






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Lawsuit: FBI used no-fly list to ‘punish’ Muslims who refused to be informants

FOX News: Politics - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:15pm

The FBI is being accused of using the no-fly list to "punish and retaliate" against Muslims who refused to sign up as federal informants.

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Dominion touts power from waste coal at Va. plant

TriCities.com - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:15pm
The Virginia City Hybrid Energy Center near St. Paul has used nearly 1.1 million tons of waste coal since it began operating in July 2012.
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A is For Apple, B is For Bing's Classroom-Safe Search Mode

MSNBC: Tech & science - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:12pm
Microsoft has announced that its "Bing in the Classroom" program is exiting beta and will now be free to access for any school system. The service allows students to search the Web without being bothered with ads or adult content.






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E-Trade Swings To Q1 Profit, Beating Estimates

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:10pm
E-Trade Financial Corp. reported on Wednesday its first-quarter net income was $97 million, or 33 cents a share, compared to $35 million, or 12 cents a share in the same period a year ago.
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Facebook Crushes Estimates, Stock Rises

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:09pm
Facebook Inc. on Wednesday reported a first-quarter profit of $642 million, or 25 cents a share, compared with a profit of $219 million, or 9 cents a share, for the year-earlier period.
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College-Educated Brains Recover Better From Injury, Study Suggests

MSNBC: Health - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:07pm
A college education may do a lot more than provide better job opportunities — it may also make brains more resilient to trauma, a new study suggests.






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Nature -- now you're just showing off

CNN: Top Stories - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:07pm
Fireworks are fantastic and human endeavor has its place, but sometimes Mother Nature outshines any performance we can produce.
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Aurora Case on Hold While James Holmes Appeals Sanity Hearing

MSNBC: Top Stories - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:06pm
Colorado movie-massacre shooter James Holmes is appealing a judge's order for a second sanity evaluation, bogging down the timetable for a trial that was to start two months ago.






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Sherpas and Climbers Leave Everest After Tragedy

MSNBC: Top Stories - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:06pm
As the fate of Mount Everest climbing season remained up in the air Wednesday with scores of Sherpas walking off the job, climbers and expedition teams are already heading home out of respect for the 16 guides lost in an avalanche last week.






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Qualcomm Posts Higher 2Q Revenue But Misses Street

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:00pm
The leading mobile chipmaker, posted higher fiscal 2Q revenue but missed views as it faces a smartphone market that is shifting to China.
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Stocks Fall as Traders Review Earnings, Housing Data

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:00pm
U.S. equity markets fell on Wednesday as traders parsed through disappointing housing data for March and mixed corporate earnings. 
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Texas Instruments' Quarterly Revenue Rises

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:00pm
Texas Instruments reported a 3% rise in quarterly revenue due to improved demand for its chips and strong growth in its analog chips business.
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Marijuana use may lead to heart complications, death, study says

FOX News: Health - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:00pm

For young and middle-aged adults, marijuana use may lead to cardiovascular complications, according to a new study published in the Journal of the American Heart Association.

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Facebook Beats Earnings Estimates; CFO Steps Down

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:00pm
The social networking giant revealed 1Q EPS of 34 cents on revenue of $2.5 billion, handily beating Wall Street views for a profit of 24 cents on sales of $2.4 billion.
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Apple 2Q Results Blow Past Views; Ups Div, Declares Stock Split

FOX News: Business - Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:00pm
The tech behemoth posted fiscal 2Q EPS of $11.62 on sales of $45.6 billion, beating Street views of a profit of $10.18 on revenue of $43.27 billion. The company raised its quarterly dividend and also announced a 7-for-1 stock split.
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