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Uber Hires Target Executive as President of Ride-Sharing

FOX News: Business - Tue, 08/30/2016 - 2:27pm
Uber Technologies Inc has plucked a top executive from retail giant Target to help lead the growing ride services company and reshape its image.
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Ancient tablet reveals secrets

FOX News: Top Stories - Tue, 08/30/2016 - 2:22pm
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Sober raves: Best done before breakfast

CNN: Top Stories - Tue, 08/30/2016 - 2:20pm
Katie Quinn rises before dawn to attend a sober morning rave.
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Is Electronic Arts Sending One of Its Biggest 2016 Games Out to Die?

FOX News: Business - Tue, 08/30/2016 - 2:13pm
A release between "Battlefield 1" and "Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare" could make "Titanfall 2" a casualty of high-profile competition.
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Why Bank of America's Shares Are Up 11% in August

FOX News: Business - Tue, 08/30/2016 - 2:11pm
Here are the two main catalysts.
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Gold Futures Log Lowest Finish Since June

FOX News: Business - Tue, 08/30/2016 - 2:10pm
Gold futures suffered a sharp loss Tuesday, as a climb in U.S. consumer confidence in August helped to raise the prospects of a Federal Reserve interest-rate increase which, in turn, fed strength in the U.S. dollar.
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More than 300 million at risk of life-threatening diseases from dirty water, UN says

FOX News: Health - Tue, 08/30/2016 - 2:09pm
More than 300 million people in Asia, Africa and Latin America are at risk of life-threatening diseases like cholera and typhoid due to the increasing pollution of water in rivers and lakes, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) said.
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US Department of Agriculture closes 6 offices after threats

CNN: Politics - Tue, 08/30/2016 - 2:08pm
The US Department of Agriculture has temporarily closed six offices in five states after receiving several anonymous threats, USDA spokesman Matthew Herrick said Tuesday.
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Hackers hit election data in 2 states

CNN: U.S. - Tue, 08/30/2016 - 2:08pm
Hackers have breached databases for election systems in Illinois and Arizona, according to state election and law enforcement officials.
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Officials: Hackers breach election systems in Illinois, Arizona

CNN: Politics - Tue, 08/30/2016 - 2:08pm
Hackers have breached databases for election systems in Illinois and Arizona, according to state election and law enforcement officials.
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UVa-Wise hosts documentary viewing

UVa-Wise News - Tue, 08/30/2016 - 2:00pm

UVa-Wise is hosting a viewing of a documentary film titled “A More ­ or Less­ Perfect Union” on Sept. 8 at 2 p.m. in Room 122 in the Leonard Sandridge Science Center.

The film is produced by CITIZENARTS, a non-profit creator of educational documentaries designed to provoke discussion and dialogue.

“A More ­ or Less ­ Perfect Union” shares the insights and visions of about 175 people in 30 states and the District of Columbia as they explore the state of our American Union.

 

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Adorable baby giraffe gets a leg up from his caretakers

FOX News: SciTech - Tue, 08/30/2016 - 1:59pm
Whoa, baby!
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This man tried to kill a president

CNN: U.S. - Tue, 08/30/2016 - 1:54pm
CNN's Richard Roth explains who John Hinckley Jr. is, and why he says he attempted to assassinate President Ronald Reagan.
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This man tried to kill a president

CNN: Top Stories - Tue, 08/30/2016 - 1:54pm
CNN's Richard Roth explains who John Hinckley Jr. is, and why he says he attempted to assassinate President Ronald Reagan.
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FBI to release Clinton probe files, as candidate pressed to answer new questions ‘under oath’

FOX News: Politics - Tue, 08/30/2016 - 1:50pm
Hillary Clinton is facing the possibility of new revelations on her personal email scandal on multiple fronts, as the FBI prepares to release some of the documents from its investigation in a matter of days – and a watchdog group sends the Democratic presidential nominee a detailed set of questions she’s expected to answer “under oath” by next month.
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Will Seaspan Corporation Raise Its Dividend in 2017?

FOX News: Business - Tue, 08/30/2016 - 1:45pm
A flat dividend in 2016 might provide a hint on the direction the containership leasing companys dividend goes next year.
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Hospital, hepatitis C outbreak victims reach settlement

FOX News: Health - Tue, 08/30/2016 - 1:45pm
Trinity Health and its hospital in Minot have agreed in principal on a legal settlement with 21 victims of the largest hepatitis C outbreak in recent U.S. history, though Trinity's legal fight with a nursing home where most people were sickened will continue.
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Billionaire Showdown: Is Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Worth the Risk?

FOX News: Business - Tue, 08/30/2016 - 1:41pm
These two billionaires took opposing views on Valeant Pharmaceuticals last quarter. Which side should retail investors favor right now?
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Why Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc Shares Are Soaring 31% Today

FOX News: Business - Tue, 08/30/2016 - 1:38pm
An approval ahead of key trial data is sparking investor's enthusiasm.
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