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Obama renews call for U.S. public health insurance option

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  • Jul 12, 2016
President Barack Obama on Monday urged Congress to reconsider offering a government-run health insurance option alongside private plans on the exchanges created as part of his national healthcare law. In an article published in the online edition of th...
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BRIEF-Booz Allen Hamilton says Carlyle Group affiliate's 13 mln shares priced at $28.20 per share

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  • May 24, 2016
May 23 Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp* 13,000,000 shares priced at $28.20 per share * Upon completion of offering, Carlyle will own approximately 11.3% of outstanding common stock of booz allen * Booz Al...
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Hulk Hogan's side rests after slamming Gawker in sex tape lawsuit

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  • Mar 12, 2016
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. Attorneys for wrestling celebrity Hulk Hogan rested their $100 million privacy invasion case against the Gawker news outlet on Friday, wrapping up a lively week of testimony in a Florida lawsuit examining the posting of a sex tape ...
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Houston boy, 4, killed by SUV during pickup from daycare

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  • Mar 23, 2016
A 4-year-old boy waiting to be picked up from his Houston daycare was struck and killed on Tuesday by a sports utility vehicle operated by an elderly woman retrieving her grandchild, law enforcement said.The 81-year-old woman, who intended to give a r...
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Oklahoma lawmakers approve bill to revoke licenses of abortion doctors

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  • Apr 23, 2016
OKLAHOMA CITY An Oklahoma bill that could revoke the license of any doctor who performs an abortion has headed to the governor, with opponents saying the measure in unconstitutional and promising a legal battle against the cash-strapped state if it is ...
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Smartphone Batteries Can Now Be Tracked Through HTML5

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  • Aug 06, 2015
We hope you’re not strict on privacy as a new finding shows that even your smartphone battery could be used to track you. Thanks to a group of researchers, we’re now learning about HTML5 and what it could potentially do when it connects to your batter...
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Starcraft now works in the browser and it’s amazing

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  • Oct 02, 2015
I love the original Starcraft. It’s hands-down the game I’ve spent the most time playing and was my first introduction to dial-up multiplayer back in 1999. Now, someone’s managed to port Starcraft into the browser for the first time thanks to HTML5...
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Crude drops; dollar gains with eyes on central banks

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  • Mar 14, 2016
NEW YORK Oil prices fell on Monday as Iran dashed hopes of a coordinated production freeze, while the dollar rose ahead of a policy meeting at the U.S. central bank.A gauge of stocks across the globe ticked up, with Wall Street weighed by commodity sha...
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BRIEF-Ecoslops reaffirms 2016 production objective of 30,000 tons

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  • Jul 04, 2016
July 4 Ecoslops Sa : * For 2016, annual production objective of 30,000 tons reaffirmed Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Gdynia Newsroom) ...
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Supreme Court upholds race-based college admissions program

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  • Jun 23, 2016
WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the practice of considering race in college admissions, rejecting a white woman's challenge to a University of Texas affirmative action program designed to boost the enrollment of minority students.T...
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