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Hmong youth engaged in the North Minneapolis Greenway - Twin Cities Daily Planet


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Hmong youth engaged in the North Minneapolis Greenway
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"Greenway yog ab tsi?", or "What is a greenway?" in the Hmong language, is a question that has been asked more than 100 times of North Minneapolis community members in and near Hmong International Academy by middle school students of color in the ...

A Hmong-American leader describes the changing role of women - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette


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A Hmong-American leader describes the changing role of women
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Sia Her is a human bridge between the past and future of Hmong culture. Born in the mountains of Laos, she came here at age 4, fleeing with other refugees from the Communists her family had fought during the Vietnam War. In America, she rebelled ...
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Hmong worshippers revitalize congregation - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette


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Hmong worshippers revitalize congregation
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Hmong-Americans who were worshipping at a Roman Catholic congregation went through an internal fight after a popular pastor was killed in a car accident. The split caused about 75 Hmong families to leave that congregation and search for another place ...

Pittsburgh's New Immigrants: Hmong artist paints his people's history - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette


Pittsburgh's New Immigrants: Hmong artist paints his people's history
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The 42-year-old Hmong-American was the first in his ethnic group to be elected to the Minnesota Legislature, serving in the House of Representatives from 2002-2010. He also has depicted the history of his people in a richly colorful series of 50 ...

Health of Hmong community focus of conference - Stevenspointjournal


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Health of Hmong community focus of conference
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State representatives for the Hmong met in Stevens Point for the 2014 Wisconsin Hmong Conference on Friday and Saturday in Stevens Point. Hosted by the Wisconsin United Coalition of Mutual Assistance Associations, the theme of this year's event was ...

ASUC Senator King Xiong gives voice to Hmong community - Daily Californian


ASUC Senator King Xiong gives voice to Hmong community
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King Xiong has become the first Hmong male elected an ASUC senator at UC Berkeley. Xiong was endorsed by the progressive Asian-Pacific Islander community to run, and through weeks of hard campaigning, the votes came through for him. Being a part of ...

Wisconsin monument to pay tribute to Hmong pilots during Vietnam War - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


Wisconsin monument to pay tribute to Hmong pilots during Vietnam War
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Koua Xiong flew 2,562 combat missions over Laos in a T-28 propeller-plane during the Vietnam War. He later immigrated to America with his family and will attend Saturday's dedication of a memorial to Hmong pilots with a restored T-28 at the Aviation ...
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Hmong farmers are pioneering new ownership and marketing in Dakota County - Minneapolis Star Tribune


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Hmong farmers are pioneering new ownership and marketing in Dakota County
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The 155-acre Hmong American Farmers Association farm is loaded with vegetables, herbs and flowers, including multicolored dahlias, zinnias, strawflowers and small sunflowers in rows hundreds of feet long. A benefactor purchased the farm and leased it ...

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Hmong conference to highlight health issues - Stevenspointjournal


Hmong conference to highlight health issues
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The 2014 Wisconsin Hmong Conference, hosted by the Wisconsin United Coalition of Mutual Assistance Associations, will be held Sept. 26-27 at the Holiday Inn and Convention Center in Stevens Point. The WUCMAA is the umbrella organization for the 12 ...

Hmong Women's Conference set for Saturday - Merced Sun-Star


Hmong Women's Conference set for Saturday
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The event's keynote speaker will be Bao Vang, president of Hmong American Partnership, a nonprofit agency in St. Paul, Minn., and the largest social services agency supporting the Hmong community. Vang also serves as president of Hmong National ...

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Ebola U.S.A.. After a patient in Dallas tested positive for Ebola, CDC Director Dr. Tom Frieden said in an evening news conference, "This is the first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S., and the first case of this strain of Ebola diagnosed outside Africa." Frieden ...
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Lawmakers Rebuke Secret Service Chief Over White House Breach - New York Times


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Lawmakers Rebuke Secret Service Chief Over White House Breach
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Julia Pierson, the director of the Secret Service, testified before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform on the recent security lapses at the White House. Publish Date September 30, 2014. Photo by Stephen Crowley/The New York Times.
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Is US being weak - or careful - on Hong Kong protests? (+video) - Christian Science Monitor


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Is US being weak - or careful - on Hong Kong protests? (+video)
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As pro-democracy protests continue in Hong Kong, critics are calling for US sanctions on China. But, as long as the demonstrations remain largely peaceful, some US-China experts counter that the US is right to take a cautious approach, especially publicly.
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Windows 10 Evidences Transitions at Microsoft - CTOvision


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Windows 10 Evidences Transitions at Microsoft
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When Microsoft released Windows 8 two years ago, its massive departure from its predecessor made a big splash in the technology community. Windows 8 represented a big change for Microsoft, which was investing heavily on the fact that desktop computers ...
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Video: Royals in Wild Card game - Chicago Daily Herald


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Video: Royals in Wild Card game
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Kansas City Royals players mob teammate Salvador Perez after he hit a walk-off single in the 12th inning to beat the Oakland Athletics 9-8 in the AL wild-card playoff baseball game Tuesday. Associated Press. Associated Press. KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- It had ...
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More bodies found at summit of Japan volcano - Fox News


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More bodies found at summit of Japan volcano
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October 1, 2014: Rescuers carry a person found on Mount Ontake in central Japan. Search efforts for people missing since Saturday's surprise eruption resumed Wednesday morning. (AP Photo/Kyodo News). Japanese authorities said Wednesday that 12 ...
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Importance of maintaining your reusable bags - wwlp.com


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Importance of maintaining your reusable bags
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22News is working for you with what you need to know about keeping your reusable bags clean in order to keep your food fresh. By California governor signed bill on Tuesday banning plastic bags by July 2015. Published: October 1, 2014, 7:29 am.
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Study finds gay depictions increase on network, cable TV - CTV News


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Study finds gay depictions increase on network, cable TV
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LOS ANGELES -- Television has increased and improved its depiction of gay, lesbian and bisexual characters, with the edge going to cable and the Internet over broadcast networks, according to a study released Wednesday. Networks are promoting ...
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New 'Twilight' short films to hit Facebook - WCSH-TV


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New 'Twilight' short films to hit Facebook
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Twihards, prepare yourselves: Lionsgate is about to greenlight five "mini movies" created around characters from Twilight. No need to break out your Team Edward or Team Jacob t-shirts: those two aren't involved (yet) in what's being called The Storytellers ...
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Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo Shot in Domestic Dispute - Maine News Online


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Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo Shot in Domestic Dispute
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According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, the mayor of Bell Gardens, a Los Angeles suburb, Daniel Crespo, was shot to death during an argument with his wife and son. Spokesman of Los Angeles County Sheriff's department, Nicole Nishida, ...
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Is Georgia Tech for real? - ESPN (blog)


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Is Georgia Tech for real?
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All seven Georgia Tech takeaways have resulted in points. In each of Georgia Tech's last two games, the Jackets have gone on game-winning drives thanks to takeaways. Down 38-35 with Georgia Southern driving to the Jackets' 24 in the closing minutes, ...
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New Georgia law lures potential employer - Atlanta Journal Constitution


New Georgia law lures potential employer
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A young Boston payments processor has become the first company to apply for a new type of bank charter in Georgia that the state hopes will bolster one of its key industries: the companies that run the financial pipelines behind all those zillions of ...

12 Georgia schools honored by U.S. Department of Education - Atlanta Journal Constitution


12 Georgia schools honored by U.S. Department of Education
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Arlene Ganon leads Pinecrest Academy students during a celebration. The private school in Cumming is one of 12 Georgia schools designated Blue Ribbon Schools for high academic achievement or success in closing the performance gap amongdifferent ...

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Georgia RB Todd Gurley wrongfully accused of assault in Athens - CBSSports.com


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Georgia RB Todd Gurley wrongfully accused of assault in Athens
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A 20-year old Georgia student called police early Sunday to report that he had been punched by Todd Gurley, the Bulldogs star running back, at a downtown Athens bar earlier that night. After reviewing the surveillance footage, the Athens-Clarke County ...
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University of Georgia Smoking Ban Fans Flames Amongst Students - Newsweek


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University of Georgia Smoking Ban Fans Flames Amongst Students
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Georgia hopes to “clear the air” on its public school campuses with a smoking and tobacco ban that goes into effect Wednesday. But students are sending up mixed signals from campus about the move. “If you wanna smoke, thats your choice,” Alexis Victor, ...
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Georgia Colleges Prohibiting Tobacco, but Questions About Enforcement Linger - New York Times


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Georgia Colleges Prohibiting Tobacco, but Questions About Enforcement Linger
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Amid carefree talk of starting lineups, one public notice to the Sanford Stadium crowd on a recent Saturday stood out: Beginning Oct. 1, the University of Georgia will be among the academic institutions in this state that prohibit tobacco products from ...

In Georgia, both parties are fighting for minority voters - Christian Science Monitor


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In Georgia, both parties are fighting for minority voters
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Washington is at the heart of a fierce partisan battle to shape Georgia's November midterm electorate, as Democrats try to recruit more minority voters to the polls in this increasingly diverse state. Republicans, meanwhile, are seeking just enough ...
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GEORGIA 35, TENNESSEE 32 - Atlanta Journal Constitution


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GEORGIA 35, TENNESSEE 32
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Georgia Bulldogs running back Todd Gurley tries to elude the tackle of Tennessee Volunteers linebacker Jalen Reeves-Maybin during the second quarter at Sanford Stadium Saturday September 27, 2014. BRANT SANDERLIN / BSANDERLIN@AJC.COM ...
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Georgia, local leaders discuss new taxes for transportation funding - The Augusta Chronicle


Georgia, local leaders discuss new taxes for transportation funding
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After a 2012 referendum, only three of 12 multi-county regions in Georgia implemented a 1-percent tax specifically for transportation projects, leaving metro Atlanta and the remainder of the state grumbling about a lack of funds to meet a growing list ...

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Georgia's Cheese Bread Might Be Better Than Pizza - Munchies_ Food by VICE


Georgia's Cheese Bread Might Be Better Than Pizza
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Georgia—the former Soviet republic in the Caucasus, not the American state—is famous in the West for its separatist conflicts fueled by Russia's imperialist politics, the controversial leaders it has produced (Stalin, Shevardnadze, Saakashvili), its ...


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This Morning from CBS News, Oct. 1, 2014 - CBS News


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This Morning from CBS News, Oct. 1, 2014
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Ebola U.S.A.. After a patient in Dallas tested positive for Ebola, CDC Director Dr. Tom Frieden said in an evening news conference, "This is the first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S., and the first case of this strain of Ebola diagnosed outside Africa." Frieden ...
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Frustrated, Liberian Students Want Ebola Fight Role - Voice of America


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Frustrated, Liberian Students Want Ebola Fight Role
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Monrovia — In order to avoid human-to-human transmission of the deadly Ebola virus, the Liberian government temporarily closed schools, universities and other major public gathering points some months ago. Without the prospect of going back to school ...
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New study challenges claims that low vitamin D causes type 2 diabetes - Medical News Today


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New study challenges claims that low vitamin D causes type 2 diabetes
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A new study from the University of Cambridge in the UK challenges findings of earlier research that concludes having higher levels of circulating vitamin D might prevent type 2 diabetes. These earlier observational studies raised suggestions that low vitamin ...
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The link between fat and cancer - CNN


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The link between fat and cancer
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(CNN) -- You likely know that being overweight increases your risk for cardiovascular disease and diabetes. But did you know it also increases your risk for cancer? If you didn't, you're not alone. While around 90% of Americans know that smoking is linked to ...
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Michigan has 25 confirmed cases of severe virus - MiamiHerald.com


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Michigan has 25 confirmed cases of severe virus
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Federal health officials have confirmed 25 cases of a severe respiratory illness in Michigan, including a young child that developed lower extremity paralysis. The Michigan Department of Community Health announced Tuesday it has been notified by the ...
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Acupuncture no better than placebo in chronic knee pain - Delhi Daily News


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Acupuncture no better than placebo in chronic knee pain
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A new study has suggested that acupuncture is unlikely to improve the condition of patients with chronic knee pain compared to placebo treatment. The researchers from University of Melbourne conducted the study by offering real acupuncture to some of the ...
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India set to run out of critical free drug for HIV/AIDS program - Fox News


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India set to run out of critical free drug for HIV/AIDS program
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Seema (R), 33, displays an anti-retroviral drug used to treat HIV/AIDS, inside his residence in New Delhi. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi. India could run out of a critical medicine in its free HIV/AIDS drugs program in three weeks due to bureaucratic bungling, ...
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Why Norway is the best place in the world to grow old - Telegraph.co.uk


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Why Norway is the best place in the world to grow old
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It is a country famed for its long dark winter nights and high cost of living – but Norway should also, thanks to a new survey, be recognised as the best place in which to grow old. Its citizens benefit from decades-old policies designed to provide financial ...
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Data dump reveals billions in pharma payments to docs, hospitals - Politico


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Data dump reveals billions in pharma payments to docs, hospitals
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The government on Tuesday revealed in vast detail the financial ties between American medicine and the drug and medical device industries, publishing millions of records listing $3.5 billion in payments to doctors and hospitals over a five-month period.
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Breast cancer awareness month: Coimbatore hospital launches mobile ... - Times of India


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COIMBATORE: Sri Ramakrishna Institute of Oncology and Research in Coimbatore has pressed a mobile mammography unit into service as part of the breast cancer awareness month that falls in October every year. The mobile mammography unit (a van ...
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As PayPal Spins Off, Apple Pay Signals New Era at Cash Register
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SEC Charges Two in Herbalife Insider Trading Probe - DailyFinance


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SEC Charges Two in Herbalife Insider Trading Probe
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WASHINGTON -- U.S. regulators Tuesday charged two men with insider trading after they learned that hedge fund manager Bill Ackman was planning to announce a $1 billion bet against Herbalife (HLF) based on a view the company was merely a "pyramid ...
Insider Case by SEC Is a Step Removed From Herbalife ItselfNew York Times
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Daniel Ivascyn: the straight talking portfolio manager - Financial Times


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Daniel Ivascyn: the straight talking portfolio manager
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The last chief investment officer of Pimco wrote a paean to his dead cat. The new one is a straight talking dog lover. A love of the Kerry blue terrier, a breed originally reared to control vermin, in particular. “I'm very fond of the Kerry blue,” says Daniel Ivascyn, ...
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Sen. Warren: We Need Regulators Who 'Work For The American People' - WBUR


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Sen. Warren: We Need Regulators Who 'Work For The American People'
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Sen. Elizabeth Warren, of Massachusetts, speaks to a group of supporters at a rally in support of Kentucky democratic candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes, in June of 2014. (AP). Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a Democrat from Massachusetts, says newly released ...
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Adidas seeks to placate investors - gulfnews.com


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Adidas seeks to placate investors
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Paris: German sportswear maker Adidas, facing investor discontent after a series of profit warnings, plans to return as much as €1.5 billion (Dh6.96 billion) to shareholders over the next three years. The shareholder return programme would be financed mainly ...
Adidas Launches $1.9 Billion Multiyear Shareholder Return ProgramWall Street Journal
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General Mills plans 700-800 job cuts - MiamiHerald.com


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General Mills plans 700-800 job cuts
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General Mills Inc. plans to eliminate 700 to 800 jobs as part of its cost-cutting plan to fight declining sales. The Golden Valley-based food company revealed the layoffs late Tuesday in a filing with federal securities regulators. General Mills says the job cuts will ...
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UBM Proposes To Buy Advanstar For $972 Mln; To Raise GBP 563 Mln In Rights ... - NASDAQ


UBM Proposes To Buy Advanstar For $972 Mln; To Raise GBP 563 Mln In Rights ...
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(RTTNews.com) - UBM Plc. (UBM.L, UBMJF.PK), an events-led marketing and communications services provider, Wednesday announced that it has proposed to buy US rival VSS-AHC Consolidated Holdings Corp., also known as Advanstar Communications, ...

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Treasury upheld in case over Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac profits - Washington Business Journal


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Treasury upheld in case over Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac profits
Washington Business Journal
They gambled. And they lost. The hedge funds that jumped into the preferred shares of District-based Fannie Mae and McLean-based Freddie Mac last year in hopes that they could share in the revived mortgage giants' profits have had their hopes dashed.
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Top 10 companies lobbying Washington - CNNMoney


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Top 10 companies lobbying Washington
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Financial and political pundits like to talk about how Corporate America's money controls politics, yet few people can tell you which companies are the Beltway's biggest benefactors and why they give so much. The long game: For most businesses, it's all ...

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PATH fares jump today, see how they've climbed through the years - The Star-Ledger


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PATH fares jump today, see how they've climbed through the years
The Star-Ledger
PATH fares are going up 25 cents today, with a one-way trip now setting riders back $2.75. The price of a one- or two-trip Metro Cards will cost riders $2.75 each way, and a SmartLink card for 10, 20 or 40 trips will earn riders a discounted fare of $2.10 per trip.
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