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FDA Warns of Cancer Risk With Fibroid Procedure - ABC News

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 4:39pm

ABC News

FDA Warns of Cancer Risk With Fibroid Procedure
ABC News
The Food and Drug Administration is warning women that a surgical procedure used to eliminate growths in the uterus could inadvertently spread cancer to other parts of the body. The agency is discouraging doctors from performing the procedure, which ...
FDA issues warning over use of cutting tool for uterine fibroidsBoston Globe
FDA Warns Device Used In Common Uterine Fibroid Surgery May Spread CancerUniversity Herald
FDA Warns Fibroid Procedure May Cause CancerNews One
MedPage Today -TheCelebrityCafe.com -USA TODAY
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Iranian woman pardons son's killer — after slapping him at the gallows ... - National Post

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 4:15pm

Iranian woman pardons son's killer — after slapping him at the gallows ...
National Post
The execution of an Iranian convicted of murder was halted at the very last minute in a dramatic scene this week when the mother of his victim forgave him as he stood on the gallows with the noose around his neck, according to Iranian media. The convict ...

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Edward Snowden asks Vladimir Putin if Russia spies on its citizens - Washington Post

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 3:08pm

Edward Snowden asks Vladimir Putin if Russia spies on its citizens
Washington Post
MOSCOW — American fugitive Edward Snowden made a surprise appearance during Russian President Vladimir Putin's annual call-in meeting with the nation on Thursday, submitting what critics considered a softball question about domestic surveillance in ...

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Edward Snowden is surprise guest on Putin phone-in - Hindustan Times

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 2:25pm

CBS News

Edward Snowden is surprise guest on Putin phone-in
Hindustan Times
Edward Snowden, the fugitive former US spy agency contractor who leaked details of US intelligence eavesdropping, made a surprise appearance on a TV phone-in hosted by Vladimir Putin on Thursday, asking the Russian president if his country also ...
Edward Snowden asks Vladimir Putin if Russia spies on its citizensWashington Post
Would Obama save Putin from drowning? Putin says yes.Christian Science Monitor
Edward Snowden makes virtual appearance at Putin showFinancial Times
euronews -TechCrunch
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Beau Biden Plans 2016 Run for Governor in Delaware - ABC News

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 2:19pm

ABC News

Beau Biden Plans 2016 Run for Governor in Delaware
ABC News
Vice President Joe Biden's eldest son, Beau Biden, said Thursday that he has decided not to seek re-election as Delaware attorney general this year and instead plans to run for governor in 2016. "Over the past few months, as I've been planning to run for ...
Beau Biden announces run for Delaware governorBBC News
Governor Biden?MSNBC
Joe Biden's Son Beau Running for Governor in Home-State DelawareBusinessweek
CNN (blog) -UPI.com
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White House approves more non-lethal aid for Ukraine - USA TODAY

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 2:17pm

Politico

White House approves more non-lethal aid for Ukraine
USA TODAY
WASHINGTON – Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Thursday the Obama administration approved additional non-lethal supplies to Ukraine's fledgling military as it struggles to fight pro-Russian militants in the east. Hagel made the announcement during a ...
US sending helmets, other non-lethal military aid to UkraineFox News
'Brutal Intervention' Taking Place in Ukraine Under New Russian DoctrineNEWS.GNOM.ES
US sending nonlethal aid to Ukraine militaryNew Jersey Herald

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Photos show victim's mother forgive killer, halt hanging in Iran - CNN International

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 1:51pm

ABC News

Photos show victim's mother forgive killer, halt hanging in Iran
CNN International
(CNN) -- The images tell a story of anguish and forgiveness. The parents of a young man killed in a street fight halt the execution of the convicted killer this week -- seconds before he was to be hanged in front of a large crowd. It took place in Iran, where ...
Iranian woman forgives son's killer at the gallowsSFGate
Iranian murderer saved from hangman's noose by victim's own motherNew York Daily News
Mother saves son's killer from execution as he stands with noose around neckIrish Examiner

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Jobless claims, factory data put some shine on economy - Reuters

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:40pm

Philly.com

Jobless claims, factory data put some shine on economy
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New claims for jobless benefits hovered near their pre-recession levels last week and manufacturing in the Mid-Atlantic region accelerated in April, suggesting an upswing in economic activity after a brutally cold winter. Coming on ...
Weekly jobless claims rise less than expectedBusiness Record
US Jobless Claims Rise Slightly to 304000 -- UpdateWall Street Journal
Jobless claims average at lowest level since 2007Staffing Industry Analysts (registration)
Kansas City Star -Wilkes Barre Times-Leader
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West remembers deadly explosion one year later - Chron.com

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:03pm

Dallas Morning News

West remembers deadly explosion one year later
Chron.com
The Texas town West continues to recover from a plant explosion that destroyed one-third of the community. Take a look at photos of the destruction and how it brought the town together. A star on the fence where the intermediate school which was destroyed ...
West, Texas, to mark anniversary of deadly fertilizer plant blastLos Angeles Times
Texas Town Still Scarred After Devastating BlastNBCNews.com
'A special place': Texas town tighter than ever 1 year after fatal fertilizer plant blastCNN
Waco Tribune-Herald -USA TODAY -HLNtv.com
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Illinois gives early OK to $100M for Obama museum - WRAL.com

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:37am

Illinois gives early OK to $100M for Obama museum
WRAL.com
CHICAGO — An Illinois House committee has advanced a plan to devote $100 million in state funds to help bring President Barack Obama's presidential museum and library to Chicago. The committee voted unanimously Thursday following a hearing in ...

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For Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley, boring is beautiful - Reuters

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 10:14am

SFGate

For Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley, boring is beautiful
Reuters
(Reuters) - Investment banks Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs Group Inc posted better-than-expected quarterly earnings on Thursday, helped by gains in merger advisory and stock underwriting. The results underscored how businesses viewed as stodgy ...
Morgan Stanley Sees Lone Trading Increase as Goldman Sachs DropsBusinessweek
Morgan Stanley bucks Wall Street slowdownTelegraph.co.uk
Now Is The Time To Invest In Apple, Inc. Stock: Morgan StanleyValueWalk
ABC News -Quartz
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'Orange Is The New Black' second season trailer released by Netflix - New York Daily News

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 10:10am

New York Daily News

'Orange Is The New Black' second season trailer released by Netflix
New York Daily News
Netflix released the official trailer for the second season of "Orange is the New Black" Thursday. The highly-anticipated series will return with 13 episodes on June 6 featuring Taylor Schilling as Piper Chapman as she continues to serve her 15-month sentence ...
Orange Is the New Black Season 2 Trailer ReleasedTIME
Orange Is the New Black Season 2 Trailer: Don't Mess With Piper—Watch Now!E! Online
"Orange Is the New Black" Season Two Trailer -- Where's Laura Prepon?!TooFab.com
Bustle -TVbytheNumbers -Madame Noire
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AG Holder to speak at ceremony for Kansas victims - WEAR

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 9:04am

AG Holder to speak at ceremony for Kansas victims
WEAR
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) -- Attorney General Eric Holder is scheduled to attend a service for the three people killed at Jewish community sites in suburban Kansas City. Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback and several religious leaders are expected to join ...

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Goldman's income falls 11 percent, but still beats - NBCNews.com

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 8:44am

Economic Times

Goldman's income falls 11 percent, but still beats
NBCNews.com
NEW YORK — Goldman Sachs' earnings fell in the first quarter as bond trading slumped, but the results still came in ahead of what investors expected as other parts of the bank performed well. EARNINGS AND REVENUE: The bank earned $1.95 billion in ...
Goldman Sachs profit falls 11 percent but beats estimatesReuters
Goldman Sachs earnings fall 11 percentSTLtoday.com
Profit and Revenue Drop at Goldman SachsNew York Times
Chron.com -Wall Street Journal
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Nice parting gift: Yahoo exec on job for 15 months gets $58-million severance ... - Detroit Free Press

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 8:20am

Washington Post

Nice parting gift: Yahoo exec on job for 15 months gets $58-million severance ...
Detroit Free Press
Henrique de Castro's 15 months as Yahoo's chief operating officer may have ended on a sour note, but it was sweetened by a severance package valued at nearly $58 million. All but about $1 million of de Castro's severance was based in the value of his ...
Fired Yahoo Exec Receives $58 Million Severance After 15 Months of WorkOpposing Views
Alibaba unit to offer mobile phone service in China from JuneLivemint

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Oscar Pistorius Trial to Resume on May 5 - New York Times

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 8:08am

ABC News

Oscar Pistorius Trial to Resume on May 5
New York Times
PRETORIA, South Africa — The trial of Oscar Pistorius, the double-amputee track star accused of murdering his girlfriend, adjourned on Thursday until May 5 after the prosecution requested time out to deal with other cases. Before testimony began on the ...
Oscar Pistorius trial: Key defense witness contradicts athlete's testimonyNew York Daily News
Pistorius trial adjourns until May, state mauls forensic expertReuters Africa
Oscar Pistorius trial: New blow for Paralympian as defence witness appears to ...The Independent
Voice of America -Mirror.co.uk -NBCNews.com
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MH370: Long undersea search could cost nearly quarter billion dollars, official ... - CNN

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 7:40am

CNN

MH370: Long undersea search could cost nearly quarter billion dollars, official ...
CNN
(CNN) -- A prolonged undersea search for the Malaysian jetliner could cost nearly a quarter billion U.S. dollars if private companies are used, Australia's top transport official said Thursday. Martin Dolan emphasized that the $234 million price tag is a "ballpark ...
Analysis of Signals Narrows Seabed Search AreaWall Street Journal
Oil slick not linked to missing jet, Australians sayLos Angeles Times
Preliminary analysis shows oil slick not related to MH370: JACCXinhua
Sydney Morning Herald -The Independent -NBCNews.com
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On Russian TV, Snowden asks Putin about surveillance - CNN

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 7:38am

CNN

On Russian TV, Snowden asks Putin about surveillance
CNN
(CNN) -- Months after accepting asylum in Russia, U.S. intelligence leaker Edward Snowden asked Russian President Vladimir Putin some questions about Russia's own surveillance practices during Putin's call-in program on state television Thursday.
Intelligence Leaker Snowden Quizzes Putin About Russian SurveillanceABC News
UPDATE 1-Russia's Putin fields question from US fugitive SnowdenReuters
Edward Snowden Asks Vladimir Putin About Russian SurveillanceNBCNews.com
MSNBC -Times of India -Novinite.com
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'Mrs. Doubtfire' sequel in the works over 20 years after original - New York Daily News

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 7:26am

New York Daily News

'Mrs. Doubtfire' sequel in the works over 20 years after original
New York Daily News
The 1993 hit film is slated to return to the big screen for a part two starring Robin Williams. BY Rachel Maresca. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Thursday, April 17, 2014, 8:23 AM. A; A; A. Share this URL ...
Hot flash alert! 'Mrs. Doubtfire' to return for a sequel with Robin WilliamsToday.com
Robin Williams to Return for "Mrs. Doubtfire" SequelWorstPreviews.com
?Mrs. Doubtfire? Getting a SequelDaily Beast
ABC News (blog) -NME.com
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Morgan Stanley Profit Rises 18% - New York Times

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 6:16am

New York Times

Morgan Stanley Profit Rises 18%
New York Times
James Gorman, chairman and chief of Morgan Stanley. Mark Lennihan/Associated PressJames Gorman, chairman and chief of Morgan Stanley. Morgan Stanley's efforts since the financial crisis to re-establish itself as a Wall Street powerhouse gained some ...
Morgan Stanley's Profit RisesWall Street Journal

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