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Mexico boosts minimum wage to $4.70 a day

CNN: Top Stories - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 12:25pm
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Mexico to raise minimum wage...to $4.70 a day

CNN: Business - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 12:25pm
Nearly 25 million Mexicans are getting a pay raise next week. From $4.25 to $4.70 -- a day.
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Spate of US Navy accidents in Asia since January

CNN: Top Stories - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 12:24pm
A US Navy plane crashed into the ocean southeast of Okinawa on Wednesday afternoon, marking at least the sixth apparent accident involving a Navy asset in East Asian waters this year.
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Stocks scale record high, crude oil gains

FOX News: Business - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 12:24pm
gauge of global equity performance scaled fresh record highs on Wednesday, propelled by bullish growth and company earnings outlooks, while crude oil prices rose to more than two years highs.
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Was Walt Whitman 'gay'? New textbook rules spark LGBTQ history debate

MSNBC: U.S. news - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 12:19pm
As California implements an LGBTQ-inclusive curriculum as part of the FAIR Education Act, textbook publishers grapple with labeling historical figures.
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Was Walt Whitman 'gay'? New textbook rules spark LGBTQ history debate

MSNBC: U.S. news - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 12:19pm
As California implements an LGBTQ-inclusive curriculum as part of the FAIR Education Act, textbook publishers grapple with labeling historical figures.
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Gun sellers confident Black Friday will be a break from the Trump slump

CNN: Business - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 12:16pm
Gun dealers are expecting Black Friday to provide a respite from the Trump slump.
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MLK symposium scheduled in Memphis on death anniversary

FOX News: Top Stories - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 12:14pm
Tennessee's National Civil Rights Museum and the University of Memphis are planning a two-day symposium about civil rights and economic equality on the 50th anniversary of the killing of Martin Luther King Jr., with former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder scheduled as a keynote speaker.
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The material so black your eyes can't see it

CNN: Top Stories - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 12:13pm
Touted as the darkest man-made substance in the world, Vantablack is so uncomfortably black the human eye can't quite decipher what it is seeing. It is thought to be the closest thing to a black hole we will ever experience. That's because Vantablack is not a color, it's the almost complete absence of color.
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The material too black to be seen

CNN: Health - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 12:13pm
Touted as the darkest man-made substance in the world, Vantablack is so uncomfortably black the human eye can't quite decipher what it is seeing. It is thought to be the closest thing to a black hole we will ever experience. That's because Vantablack is not a color, it's the almost complete absence of color.
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Twitter Is Working on New Ways to Sell Its Data

FOX News: Business - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 12:13pm
With advertising revenue falling, Twitter is leaning on data licensing to pick up some slack.
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UN Report: Access to energy crucial for escaping poverty

FOX News: Business - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 12:11pm
A United Nations report says the world's least developed countries need access to electricity if they are to break out of poverty.
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Rockwell Automation rebuffs Emerson's latest $29 billion bid

FOX News: Business - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 12:10pm
(Reuters) - Rockwell Automation Inc rejected Emerson Electric Co's sweetened $29 billion takeover offer on Wednesday, in its strongest rebuttal to date of the proposed combination of two of the world's largest factory equipment makers.
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Sabesp Stock Upgraded: A Cheap Utility in Brazil?

FOX News: Business - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 12:04pm
One analyst spots a bargain in shares of Brazil's Companhia de Saneamento Basico do Estado de Sao Paulo.
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Wednesday's Campaign Round-Up, 11.22.17

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 12:00pm

Today's installment of campaign-related news items from across the country.

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Baby born 5 weeks early shares birthday with mom, grandma

FOX News: Health - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 11:59am
A newborn’s Nov. 19 arrival marked a special date in his family’s calendar for a number of reasons, including that he now shares a birth with his mother and maternal grandmother.
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'Fixer Upper: Behind the Design' premiere date and preview

FOX News: Top Stories - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 11:57am
"Fixer Upper" stars Chip and Joanna Gaines are set to appear in the spin-off "Fixer Upper: Behind the Design."
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Buffett loves Coke. But will he back a Pepsi buyout?

CNN: Business - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 11:53am
Warren Buffett often jokes that he gets a quarter of his daily caloric intake from Coca-Cola. But an investment firm is suggesting that Kraft Heinz, which Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway owns a nearly 27 percent stake in, may want to buy Coke rival Pepsi.
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NBA star Ray Allen says he was 'catfished,' asks court to throw out stalking case

FOX News: Top Stories - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 11:53am
Retired NBA star Ray Allen said he was a victim of “catfishing,” and asked an Orlando court to throw out a case in which he's accused of stalking someone.
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Thanksgiving tribe calls on Trump to grant it casino lands

FOX News: Business - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 11:51am
The Massachusetts tribe that broke bread with the Pilgrims is calling on President Donald Trump to honor his commitment to Native Americans.
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