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S&P downgrades Target for data breach

CNN: Business - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 5:37pm
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Judge OKs Class Action Status in E-book Suit Against Apple

FOX News: Business - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 5:37pm
A federal judge in New York granted class certification on Friday to a group of consumers who sued Apple Inc for conspiring with five major publishers to fix e-book prices in violation of antitrust law.
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Roanoke College sorority suspended from campus

TriCities.com - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 5:35pm
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — A sorority at Roanoke College in Salem has been suspended from campus.
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Gone in 60 Seconds? Easy to Hack Into a Tesla, Security Expert Says

MSNBC: Business - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 5:34pm
Tesla Motors' electric vehicles can be located and unlocked by criminals remotely simply by cracking a six-character password using traditional hacking techniques, according to newly released research.
    





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Putin Called Obama To Discuss U.S. Proposal On Ukraine

FOX News: Business - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 5:34pm
Russian President Vladimir Putin called U.S. President Barack Obama to discuss a U.S. proposal to end the conflict in Ukraine, the White House said Friday.
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New questions about ex-CIA director’s Benghazi claims ahead of testimony

FOX News: Politics - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 5:32pm

New allegations are raising additional questions about former CIA Acting Director Michael Morell's involvement in crafting the administration's flawed narrative on the Benghazi attack, ahead of his scheduled testimony next week on Capitol Hill.

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Opening brief filed in Virginia gay marriage case

TriCities.com - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 5:29pm
A lawyer defending Virginia's gay marriage ban says a federal judge who struck down the law usurped authority the U.S. Supreme Court has reserved for states.
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Facebook to boost Internet via drones

CNN: Technology - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 5:25pm
Two thirds of the world population does not have Internet access. Facebook already has more than a billion users on its service, but before it can sign up the rest of world it needs to get them online.
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Explosion, Acid Cloud Injure Nine at Indiana Plant

MSNBC: Top Stories - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 5:23pm
Nine workers were injured in an explosion and acid spill at a Rolls-Royce plant near Indianapolis, emergency officials said.
    





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LA Deputies in Secret Club Demanded Sex from Female Trainees, Says Suit

MSNBC: Top Stories - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 5:23pm

A female assigned to a station in Boyle Heights alleges that the "Banditos" demanded sexual favors as part of initiation for female trainees.


    





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Mitchell: Obama's Saudi Visit Won't Repair All Wounds

MSNBC: Top Stories - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 5:23pm
For President Barack Obama, his trip to Saudi Arabia is, in many ways, an attempt to repair a frayed relationship with King Abdullah - but that's a heavy lift.
    





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Major League Baseball Beefs Up Drug Enforcement

MSNBC: Top Stories - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 5:23pm

The changes include extending duration of suspensions, increasing the overall number of tests from 1,400 to 3,200 and upping the amount of blood testing.


    





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Coffee Night set for April 14

UVa-Wise News - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 5:22pm

 

The public is invited to join the Jimson Weed literary journal, the Department of Language and Literature, and the Department of Communication Studies at The University of Virginia’s College at Wise on Monday, April 14, at 6:30 p.m. in the Chapel of All Faiths for Coffee Night, a reading and performance event that highlights the poetry and prose of campus and community writers.

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Obama urges Putin to pull back troops from Ukraine border in phone call

FOX News: Politics - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 5:21pm

The call comes as Ukraine's government and the West are concerned about a possible Russian invasion in eastern Ukraine.

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Safety Agency Ends Tesla Car Fire Probe After Maker Adds Shield

MSNBC: Tech & science - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 5:17pm

Road safety regulators found no defect trend and closed their investigation into Tesla electric car fires, as the automaker added a “triple underbody shield.”


    





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Explosion, Acid Cloud Injure Nine at Indiana Plant

MSNBC: U.S. news - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 5:08pm
Nine workers were injured in an explosion and acid spill at a Rolls-Royce plant near Indianapolis, emergency officials said.






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Whoops! Rosie goes au naturel

FOX News: Top Stories - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 5:06pm
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Silicon Valley's white men problem

CNN: Top Stories - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 5:04pm
When Frederick Hutson left prison in 2012 after serving four years on marijuana-related charges, he realized he had gained something more than his freedom: insight into an overlooked consumer market.
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Dow wins for the week, but not by much

CNN: Business - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 5:03pm
The "TGIF rally" fizzled in the afternoon, capping a rocky week on Wall Steet.
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