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Chue Vang: Life after the Pathet Lao led Hmong families to Missoula - The Missoulian


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Chue Vang: Life after the Pathet Lao led Hmong families to Missoula
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Vang arranged fresh green vegetables and plump onions on the table. Back on the farm in Laos, his Hmong family grew a meager stock of vegetables when the summer sun allowed. The family farmed chickens and pigs, a buffalo, rice and corn, and poppies.

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Wausau 'Hmong pioneer' Thao dies at 66 - Wausau Daily Herald


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Wausau 'Hmong pioneer' Thao dies at 66
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The event changed forever the lives of the Thaos and the social fabric of Wausau area. Waves of Hmong refugees followed Tong Xeng Thao and his family to central Wisconsin. About 7,500 people of Asian descent, mostly Hmong, live in Marathon County, ...

St. Paul: One of the largest Hmong festivals in world continues today - TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press


St. Paul: One of the largest Hmong festivals in world continues today
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Tens of thousands of Hmong from across the world are expected to gather this weekend in St. Paul's Como Park for the annual summer sports festival. A patchwork quilt of games including soccer, volleyball, Sepak Takraw and flag football will spread ...

Ex-smokejumper returning handcrafted Hmong muskets - The Missoulian


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Ex-smokejumper returning handcrafted Hmong muskets
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Lee Gossett of Medford, Ore., holds a Hmong musket Thursday before donating the weapon to the Montana Museum of Art and Culture at the University of Montana. Gossett collected 80 of the muskets between 1968-72 while he was flying planes in Laos, ...

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Fresno woman bridges cultural rifts to become 'Hmong enough' - Fresno Bee


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Fresno woman bridges cultural rifts to become 'Hmong enough'
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Xiong's parents are survivors of the “secret war” following the 1975 collapse of the kingdom of Laos, where Hmong are considered an ethnic minority group. The Hmong fought with the U.S. against communism in Indochina, making them targets for ...

Thousands celebrate 4th weekend at Hmong Festival, marking 40 years in MN - Rick Kupchella's BringMeTheNews


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Thousands celebrate 4th weekend at Hmong Festival, marking 40 years in MN
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Festival-goers will enjoy an entertainment stage, talent showcases, Hmong food and the Miss Hmong Teen Pageant, the event website says. The sporting events include soccer, flag football, volleyball and traditional Hmong sports such as Kato and Tujlub.

Hmong historian to speak at library - Wisconsin Rapids Tribune


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Hmong historian to speak at library
Wisconsin Rapids Tribune
WISCONSIN RAPIDS – University of Minnesota professor Mai Na M. Lee, a Hmong historian, will speak at McMillan Memorial Library at 7 p.m. Thursday in the library's Fine Arts Center. She will talk about her new book, Dreams of the Hmong Kingdom.

Weekend's MN Hmong festival marks 40 years of migration - Minnesota Public Radio News


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Weekend's MN Hmong festival marks 40 years of migration
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Dancers dressed in traditional Hmong outfits from Iny Asian Dancer Theater take part in the Hmong Freedom Celebration and sports festival on Friday, July 4, 2014 at Como Park in St. Paul. Ackerman + Gruber | For MPR News ...

J4, the Hmong Freedom Festival [Photos] - Twin Cities Daily Planet


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J4, the Hmong Freedom Festival [Photos]
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“On Saint Patrick's Day you see Irish people celebrating; it's the same with Hmong people at the festival, ” Terri Thao told me when I asked her about J4. Thao, the Program Director for Nexus Community Partners, grew up in Saint Paul, and would go to ...

Greenspace: Hmong growers help Rochester's farmers market thrive - Post-Bulletin


Greenspace: Hmong growers help Rochester's farmers market thrive
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In December 1975, the first wave of Hmong immigrants began arriving in the United States from refugee camps in Thailand. Since then, these settlers from Southeast Asia have slowly made themselves at home — and part of the community — in this country.


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University of Cincinnati Officer Indicted in Fatal Shooting of Samuel DuBose - New York Times


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University of Cincinnati Officer Indicted in Fatal Shooting of Samuel DuBose
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A University of Cincinnati police officer was indicted on murder charges on Wednesday in the fatal shooting of a driver this month that a prosecutor called “totally unwarranted” and “senseless.” In the indictment handed up by a grand jury in Hamilton ...
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Taliban's Mullah Omar died in 2013, Afghan government says - CNN


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Taliban's Mullah Omar died in 2013, Afghan government says
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(CNN) Taliban leader Mullah Mohammed Omar died in April 2013 in Pakistan, a spokesperson for Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said Wednesday in a news release, citing "credible information." Under Omar's leadership, the Taliban offered safe haven to al ...
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The unavoidable rush to politicize the killing of Cecil the lion - Washington Post


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The unavoidable rush to politicize the killing of Cecil the lion
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There are few things that can galvanize our national attention like an American trophy hunter in Africa. It's right below "What Color Is This Dress" but above "This Woman Wrote a Powerful Message to Her Haters on a Receipt." Good luck camping out on ...
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Too early to say if debris in Reunion is from MH370 flight: police - Reuters


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Too early to say if debris in Reunion is from MH370 flight: police
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PARIS Debris that is probably from a plane has washed up on Reunion island off the east coast of Africa, but it is premature to suggest that it might be from the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, believed to have crashed in the Indian Ocean, a ...
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Albuquerque 911 Dispatcher Who Hung Up on Caller Quits - New York Times


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Albuquerque 911 Dispatcher Who Hung Up on Caller Quits
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An Albuquerque 911 dispatcher who in June hung up on a teenage girl seeking help after her friend was fatally shot resigned on Tuesday after audio of the incident was released. In the phone call, the dispatcher, Matthew Sanchez, told Esperanza Quintero ...
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The feds just indicted Rep. Chaka Fattah (D-Pa.). It's been a long time coming. - Washington Post


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The feds just indicted Rep. Chaka Fattah (D-Pa.). It's been a long time coming.
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The big news is already out there. The U.S. attorney in the eastern district of Pennsylvania on Wednesday announced the indictment of Rep. Chaka Fattah Sr., a Democrat whose congressional district includes Philadelphia, along with four other people ...
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Texas AG: Office has received more Planned Parenthood videos - Miami Herald


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Texas AG: Office has received more Planned Parenthood videos
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Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said Wednesday that his office has received video taken in a Planned Parenthood clinic he says is consistent with other stealthily recorded footage that has Republicans again taking on the biggest abortion provider in ...
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Rick Perry blamed Bill Clinton for the housing crisis Wednesday. You'll ... - Washington Post


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Rick Perry blamed Bill Clinton for the housing crisis Wednesday. You'll ...
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Former Texas governor Rick Perry, in a major policy speech in New York Wednesday, accused former president Bill Clinton Wednesday of contributing to the 2008 economic crisis -- and said Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton would have to answer for ...
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Trump response to breast-pumping isn't presidential, lawyer says - Chicago Tribune


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Trump response to breast-pumping isn't presidential, lawyer says
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WASHINGTON — The lawyer whose break during a deposition to pump breast milk for her baby led Donald Trump to call her "disgusting" and storm out questioned his ability to serve as U.S. president. "What kind of a leader of the United States would this be?
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Boy, 15, charged as adult in death of California girl, 8, who went missing - CNN


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Boy, 15, charged as adult in death of California girl, 8, who went missing
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(CNN) A 15-year-old boy was charged as an adult with murdering and sexual assaulting an 8-year-old girl, whose body was found in a recycling bin after she went missing in Santa Cruz, California, a prosecutor said Wednesday. Adrian Jerry Gonzalez also ...
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Georgia quietly increased its cost-of-attendance figure - Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)


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Georgia quietly increased its cost-of-attendance figure
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ATHENS — There has been a lot of angst among Georgia coaches and fans about the school's perceived cost-of-attendance imbalance, when it comes to comparisons with its recruiting rivals. If it's any consolation, here it is: It was going to be a lot ...
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Country star Alan Jackson praying for missing Florida teens' return - Palm Beach Post


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Country star Alan Jackson praying for missing Florida teens' return
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Update, 2:45 p.m.: Country music star Alan Jackson took to Twitter this afternoon to show his support for Austin and Perry. “Praying for a safe return home for these boys & for everyone searching for them! #findaustinandperry #jupiterisland,” Jackson ...

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GA Sales Tax Holiday: What You Need to Know for Back to School Shopping - Patch.com


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GA Sales Tax Holiday: What You Need to Know for Back to School Shopping
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Back to school in Georgia unofficially begins this weekend with the Fall 2015 Sales Tax Holiday, giving parents and students a break at the cash register for certain school-related purchases. Beginning at 12:01 a.m. July 31 and running until midnight Aug.
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Georgia creating inland port in Murray County - WSB Radio


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Georgia creating inland port in Murray County
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Governor Nathan Deal announces plans to create the Appalachian Regional Port on 42 acres of pasture off US 411 in Murray County in north Georgia. Curtis Foltz of the Georgia Port Authority projects the facility will move 50,000 containers each year by ...
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Georgia tax-free weekend starts Friday (Here's what is eligible and what is not) - Atlanta Business Chronicle


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Georgia tax-free weekend starts Friday (Here's what is eligible and what is not)
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Georgia shoppers can shop Friday and Saturday without paying a sales tax on many items. The sale runs from Friday at midnight to Saturday at midnight - just in time for many families to shop before school starts. Listed below are clothing items that ...

Mega-merger would bolster Blue Cross in Georgia - Southern Political Report


Mega-merger would bolster Blue Cross in Georgia
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ATLANTA — Anthem's agreement to buy Cigna for $48 billion, if consummated, would cement the dominant position of Georgia's leading health insurer. The insurer deal, announced Friday, follows the merger agreement announced earlier this month ...

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Update: Coast Guard searching off Georgia; vigils in Jupiter, Stuart - Palm Beach Post


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Update: Coast Guard searching off Georgia; vigils in Jupiter, Stuart
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JACKSONVILLE — After four days of a fruitless search in the Atlantic for two missing Tequesta teenagers, word came late Tuesday morning of an object floating off the coast of Georgia. A Coast Guard airplane was dispatched to the area — about 20 miles ...
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Update: Coast Guard search of waters off Georgia finds nothing - Palm Beach Post


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Update: Coast Guard search of waters off Georgia finds nothing
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Update, 10:50 p.m.: Coast Guard crews found nothing during a sweep of an area off Tybee Island, Ga., after receiving a tip about a floating “object or person,” Petty Officer Anthony Soto said. A tip came in around 8 p.m. about two floating objects or ...

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Good news for a pair 2015 Georgia Bulldogs' signees - 247Sports


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Good news for a pair 2015 Georgia Bulldogs' signees
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Dawgs247 has confirmed that DaQuan Hawkins will begin preseason camp with the Georgia football team next week. The 2015 defensive tackle from Westlake High School had some work to do this summer, but we have confirmed that he has been accepted ...

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Georgia Tech Adds Former NCAA Champion Versfeld to Coaching Staff - SwimSwam


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Georgia Tech Adds Former NCAA Champion Versfeld to Coaching Staff
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Georgia Tech Swimming & Diving head coach Courtney Shealy Hart has announced the addition of former NCAA Champion Neil Versfeld as assistant coach. He will act as the Yellow Jackets' distance coach along with duties as their academic liason.

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As Medicare and Medicaid Turn 50, Use of Private Health Plans Surges - New York Times


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As Medicare and Medicaid Turn 50, Use of Private Health Plans Surges
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WASHINGTON — As Medicare and Medicaid reach their 50th anniversary on Thursday, the two vast government programs that insure more than one-third of Americans are undergoing a transformation that none of their original architects foresaw: Private ...
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Medicare Deaths, Hospitalizations, Costs Way Down in “Jaw-Dropping” New Report - Modern Readers


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Medicare Deaths, Hospitalizations, Costs Way Down in “Jaw-Dropping” New Report
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In what has been called a “hat trick” for the American healthcare system, a new report shows that Medicare-related deaths, hospitalizations, and costs were all down over a 14-year time span between 1999 and 2013. According to a study led by Yale ...
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Think Tank Says American Adults Should Receive Screening for Depression - Modern Readers


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Think Tank Says American Adults Should Receive Screening for Depression
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A government-backed think tank proposed this week that all U.S. adults receive mandatory screening for depression. The new U.S. Preventive Services Task Force proposal builds on an earlier one from 2009 which suggested that adults receive screening in ...
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RPT-In rise of US vape shops, owners eye new marijuana market - Reuters


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RPT-In rise of US vape shops, owners eye new marijuana market
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(Repeats for additional subscribers). By Jilian Mincer. NEW YORK, July 29 (Reuters) - When Matt and Jen Osmun opened their vape shop in Bethel, Connecticut, last December, they didn't expect to get a boost from the local medical marijuana outlet.
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Cell phones and risk of brain tumors: What's the real science? - CNN


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Cell phones and risk of brain tumors: What's the real science?
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(CNN) The city of Berkeley, California, passed a law that goes into effect next month requiring cell phone stores to inform customers about safety recommendations. The move reopened a decades-old debate about whether mobile phones cause brain tumors.

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Study Looks At Post Partum Depression - Pioneer News


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Study Looks At Post Partum Depression
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Magic weight-loss pill that's real - NEWS.com.au


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Magic weight-loss pill that's real
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THE colder months are coming to an end and you have been contemplating getting back into a workout routine to shed those unwanted kilos before summer. But before you switch off Netflix, remove your snuggie and hit the gym, there might be an easier way.
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8-Year-Old Boy Receives Double Hand Transplant - Popular Science


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8-Year-Old Boy Receives Double Hand Transplant
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Not the cilantro! - Chron.com


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Not the cilantro!
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Scientists Suggest New Way to Predict Lung Cancer Risk – WebMD - WebMD


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US stocks higher after Fed notes improving economy - Reuters


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US stocks higher after Fed notes improving economy
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U.S. stocks were higher on Wednesday after the U.S. Federal Reserve left its key interest rate unchanged and said the economy and job market continued to strengthen. The central bank's comments on the economy and inflation after its two-day pow-wow ...
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Weak home purchase contracts hint at pause in sales activity - Reuters


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Weak home purchase contracts hint at pause in sales activity
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WASHINGTON Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. houses unexpectedly fell in June after five straight months of increase, suggesting some cooling in home resales activity after recent hefty gains. The decline in contracts, which came on the heels of ...
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Tesla Offering $1000 Referral Discount - Wall Street Journal


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Tesla Offering $1000 Referral Discount
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Tesla Motors Inc. TSLA -0.05 % is launching a referral program to juice sales of its Model S sedan ahead of the launch of the delayed Model X SUV. Current owners who refer new customers will get $1,000 toward the price of a new Model S or off service ...
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Coast Guard investigating oil slick off Santa Barbara County coast - Los Angeles Times


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Coast Guard investigating oil slick off Santa Barbara County coast
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The U.S. Coast Guard was investigating an oil slick Wednesday off a Goleta beach in Santa Barbara County, not far from where an underground pipeline ruptured two months ago, officials said. A pair of kayakers paddled to shore about 10:45 a.m. with ...
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UPDATE 1-Being frank not enough, Twitter needs to act - Reuters


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UPDATE 1-Being frank not enough, Twitter needs to act
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(Adds analysts' comments, details; updates shares). By Abhirup Roy and Tenzin Pema. July 29 (Reuters) - Twitter Inc interim CEO Jack Dorsey's harsh criticism of the company's efforts to woo new users may just be the first step to addressing its long ...
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Raw: Protests Try To Block Shell Oil Icebraker - USA TODAY


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Raw: Protests Try To Block Shell Oil Icebraker
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An activist group has announced that 26 climbers have used ropes to rappel over the St. Johns Bridge to block Shell's Arctic ice-breaking vessel in an attempt to stop a new Arctic oil drilling project. (July 29). Loading… Post to Facebook. Raw ...
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Here's today's depressing chart about the state of journalism - Washington Post


Washington Post

Here's today's depressing chart about the state of journalism
Washington Post
Journalism, as you may have picked up of late, is not exactly a growth industry. This chart, built by our own Philip Bump using data from ASNE's 2015 newsroom census, shows that reality rather starkly. Here are the raw numbers: In 2014, the workforce ...
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More US millennials living with kin despite jobs rebound - Reuters


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More US millennials living with kin despite jobs rebound
Reuters
WASHINGTON U.S. millennials are more likely to be living with relatives now than before the Great Recession as the job market fails to rebound fully, the Pew Research Center reported on Wednesday. About 42.2 million millennials, or 67 percent of ...
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Report: Chinese hackers also breached United airlines - USA TODAY


USA TODAY

Report: Chinese hackers also breached United airlines
USA TODAY
SAN FRANCISCO - The same group of China-backed hackers who attacked the U.S. Office of Personnel Management and Anthem Inc. may also have breached United Airlines around the same time, Bloomberg reported Wednesday. The intrusion took place ...
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Oil rises from near six-month lows after big US stock drawdown - Reuters


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Oil rises from near six-month lows after big US stock drawdown
Reuters
NEW YORK Oil settled higher on Wednesday, recovering from multi-month lows, after U.S. government data showed a surprisingly large crude stockpile draw that signaled the market may have been wrong in predicting slumping demand for energy.
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