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Latin American students prefer Microsoft to Google

CNN: Business - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 6:32am
Latin American students are clamoring to work at Microsoft and prefer the software giant over Google, according to a new survey by research firm Universum.

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Eurozone inflation revised down to 0.1 percent in a move that raises fears of falling prices

FOX News: Business - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 6:23am
Inflation across the 19-country eurozone was revised down to 0.1 percent in the year to August, in a development that's likely to renew fears that the region could see another bout of falling prices.
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PSE&G, state reach tentative plan to replace aging gas lines

FOX News: Business - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 6:07am
State regulators and New Jersey's largest utility have reached a tentative $905 million settlement to replace aging natural gas mains.
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On California swing, Vice President Joe Biden aims to build resolve for global climate treaty

FOX News: Business - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 6:00am
Reaching for a successful end to global climate talks, Vice President Joe Biden will call on other nations to commit to ambitious cuts in greenhouse gases at a gathering of U.S. and Chinese leaders on Wednesday in Los Angeles.
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Arthritis may increase risk of poverty, especially for women

FOX News: Health - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 6:00am
An arthritis diagnosis increases the risk of falling into poverty, according to an Australian study.
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Indoor pesticide exposure tied to childhood cancers

FOX News: Health - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 6:00am
A new analysis of existing research finds that kids exposed to pesticides indoors are at higher risk for childhood cancers.
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Poverty may increase odds of repeat hospitalizations

FOX News: Health - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 6:00am
When patients are hospitalized more than once in the same month, it may have more to do with their income or education levels than the quality of care they received, a U.S. study suggests.
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Virginia coal mining site wins national reclamation award - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 6:00am
WISE, Va.— Paramont Coal Company Virginia’s Hawks Nest Surface Mine received the Coal Reclamation Award from the National Association of State Land Reclamationists (NASLR) conference. The winner was a

Mark Zuckerberg: Facebook working on a 'Dislike' button

CNN: Business - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 5:59am
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Wage growth picks up in Britain in July, posting strongest rise since early 2009

FOX News: Business - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 5:56am
Pay growth in Britain is finally picking up, with wages rising 2.9 percent in the three months to July compared with a year earlier — the strongest increase since February 2009.
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Site offers voters new information tool in Washington County - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 5:45am
ABINGDON, Va. — Washington County voters have a new tool that offers information about the Nov. 3 election.

Commission has until Dec. 30 to fill vacancy on Sullivan County BOE - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 5:45am
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — The Sullivan County Commission has until Dec. 30 to appoint someone to fill the vacancy on the county’s Board of Education that was created by the August death of Betty Combs.

Anheuser-Busch InBev To Make Bid For SABMiller

FOX News: Business - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 5:44am
Shares in SABMiller PLC traded 23% higher in London after the beer giant said rival Anheuser-Busch InBev N.V. has indicated it plans to make an offer for SABMiller.
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Pigs Shot in the Head in 'Violent Experiment'

MSNBC: Top Stories - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 5:43am
An animal rights group said that researchers who secured pigs to a table and shot them in the head with a pistol as part of a study acted cruelly.

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Gold Near 1-Month Lows Ahead of Fed Meeting

FOX News: Business - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 5:39am
Gold edged higher on Wednesday but struggled to break away from the previous week's one-month low ahead of this week's Fed meeting.
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University shooter called 911

CNN: Top Stories - Wed, 09/16/2015 - 5:31am
A 911 call and a handwritten note from Shannon Lamb did little to solve the mystery of the killings of his girlfriend and a Delta State University professor.

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