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FBI Seeking Information About Alleged Child Molester

Apr 23, 2014 No Comments by

The FBI says William James Vahey could’ve molested more than 90 boys within a 30-35 year span while teaching abroad.

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Earnings give momentum back its mojo

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Summary: Market friendly earnings from momentum players like Netflix and Gilead, along with a Facebook upgrade before its results, propel stocks back toward record levels. Conway G. Gittens reports.

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Gypsies’ Lives in Limbo After Eviction in Romania

Apr 23, 2014 No Comments by

Across Europe, Roma, or Gypsies, are still being stigmatized, despite efforts by the European Union to change that. In Eforie, Romania, more than 100 Roma are still in limbo after their homes were demolished by the local government in September 2013.

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China’s assembly lines still sluggish

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A leading indicator measuring activity in China’s vast manufacturing sector registers a weak reading for April, suggesting a slow start to the second quarter for the world’s 2nd largest economy.

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NYPD Twitter Hashtag Gets Turned Against It

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The hashtag #myNYPD was meant to establish dialogue between the department and the community. Twitter had other ideas.

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Obama’s journey East tests delicate Asian alliances

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U.S. President Barack Obama heads to Japan kicking off an Asian tour amid simmering tension in the region. Experts say it’s time for the U.S. to reaffirm its pivot to Asia. Yonggi Kang reports.

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Playing with our environment

Apr 23, 2014 No Comments

America needs to move towards renewable energy sources/

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David Gaud of Edmond de Rothschild discusses the latest HSBC China flash manufacturing PMI, and the impact of the RMB’s depreciation on China’s economy.

Apr 23, 2014 No Comments

David Gaud of Edmond de Rothschild discusses the latest HSBC China flash manufacturing PMI, and the impact of the RMB’s depreciation on China’s economy.

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UK scuba boss shot in Philippines

Apr 23, 2014 No Comments

A Briton who set up a scuba diving business in the Philippines is allegedly shot dead by a security guard. Paul Chapman reports.

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Breakingviews: Investors lose appetite for China pork IPO

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The world’s largest pork producer scales back its much-trumpeted IPO following a lukewarm response from investors who balked at the valuation of the company, says Breakingviews Peter Thal Larsen.

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Explore The Ship From ‘Star Trek: Voyager’ With Oculus Rift

Apr 23, 2014 No Comments

The starship from the science-fiction television series “Star Trek: Voyager” has been carefully reproduced in the virtual world, ready for anybody with a pair of Oculus Rift glasses to take a walk around the bridge. Oculus VR, the company that makes the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset, was purchased by Facebook last month for $2 [...]

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Should Tina and Amy Take Over Late Night?

Apr 23, 2014 No Comments

Late-night television is mostly dominated by men. And with all the big changes happening lately in the talk-show scene, we’ve rounded up five female comedians that could easily take over. From Tina Fey to Mindy Kaling, who do you think would be the hostess with the mostest?

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Reboot And Reuse: Apple Offering Free Recycling Of Its Gadgets

Apr 23, 2014 No Comments

Apple Stores will recycle Apple gadgets for free and even give some customers store credit. Apple Stores worldwide will accept all Apple products “for free, responsible recycling.” Customers who bring in gadgets that have resale value will also receive store credit in the form of a gift card. It’s part of a larger environmental push [...]

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WhatsApp Hits 500 Million Users

Apr 23, 2014 No Comments

A couple of months ago, Facebook announced it was acquiring WhatsApp for $19 billion in cash and stock options. Today, WhatsApp co-founder Jan Koum wrote a blog post saying that the service now has 500 million active users. Koum named the company WhatsApp because it sounded like “what’s up.” WhatsApp was able to use push [...]

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Is Friends With Better Lives the New Friends?

Apr 23, 2014 No Comments

If you still haven’t caught up on the new CBS comedy Friends With Better Lives, it’s time to jump on the bandwagon! We sat down with Zoe Lister-Jones, who plays Kate, and she explained how we can all relate to everyone on the show. Whether you’re single, married, engaged, or anything in between, there’s definitely [...]

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The Surprsing Secret to a Passionate Marriage

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Ready to ratchet up the romance in your relationship? KnowMore Sex & Relationship Expert Andrea Syrtash says it’s what happens outside the bedroom that can really make a difference.

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We Spy Normcore: Do You REALLY Know What It Means?

Apr 23, 2014 No Comments

Are you confused by the normcore trend? We’re breaking down exactly what it means and who’s wearing it in We Spy Style! Allison McNamara, Jordan Feldman, and Meg Cuna are joined this week by DJ turned entrepreneur Hannah Bronfman. The cast is breaking down some out-there trends – like oversize nose rings and crop tops [...]

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Shootout nets 46 cartel suspects in Mexico

Apr 22, 2014 No Comments

Mexican officials arrest 46 suspected members of a violent cartel in Michoacan. Nathan Frandino reports.

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Moyes out – but Man U back in contention?

Apr 22, 2014 No Comments

The sacking of manager David Moyes has capped a miserable season for Manchester United, with last season’s English champions now guaranteed their lowest-ever Premier League finish. But as Ivor Bennett reports, the crisis may have a silver lining.

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?Could Sen. Warren be the next Obama?

Apr 22, 2014 No Comments

With the release of her memoir, political insiders are wondering, will Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) run for president? If she does, Warren poses the biggest threat to expect?ed Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton.

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AT Earnings Unchanged, But Revenue Grows In 1Q

Apr 22, 2014 No Comments

AT&T says its first quarter earnings were unchanged from the first three months of last year, but revenue grew as the wireless business added more than 1 million subscribers. First-quarter net income was $3.7 billion, or 70 cents per share, compared with $3.7 billion, or 67 cents, a year earlier, when AT&T had more shares [...]

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Clashes follow funeral in Bahrain

Apr 22, 2014 No Comments

Dozens of mourners clash with riot police following funerals for two teenagers killed in a car bomb attack in a mainly Shi’ite village in Bahrain Saturday. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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What’s at Stake in Aereo’s Supreme Court Case?

Apr 22, 2014 No Comments

Is it overstating to say that the Supreme Court’s decision on Aereo will change how people view TV in the future? Villanova law professor Michael Risch joins Lunch Break with analysis. Photo: Getty.

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Vice Reporter Taken Captive In Eastern Ukraine

Apr 22, 2014 No Comments

Local officials in Slavyansk, Ukraine confirmed Tuesday that Vice reporter Simon Ostrovsky was captured by pro-Russian separatists in the area.

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Gene Needles, CEO of American Beacon Advisors, says debt investors can get better yields than in high-yield bonds

Apr 22, 2014 No Comments

Gene Needles, CEO of American Beacon Advisors, says debt investors can get better yields than in high-yield bonds

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Indians on horseback protest Keystone pipeline

Apr 22, 2014 No Comments

In Washington on Tuesday, Native Americans from several western states joined with cowboys from Nebraska, Texas and South Dakota to protest the Keystone XL oil pipeline.

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Yum! Shares Pop On Strong China Sales, High Hopes For Waffle Tacos

Apr 22, 2014 No Comments

Yum! Brands made waves in late March when its Taco Bell restaurant chain started serving breakfast — waffle tacos specifically — in an effort to take a bite out of McDonald’s morning meal dominance. In a call following McDonald’s first quarter earnings report Tuesday morning, CEO Don Thompson shot down the notion that newcomers could [...]

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Navy Baseball Players Perform Spot-On 'Frozen’ Lip-Dub

Apr 22, 2014 No Comments

Brozen.

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SNTV – Selena Gomez Sets Up New Security Gate

Apr 22, 2014 No Comments

Selena Gomez is beefing up her security by setting up a new gate at her $3 million dollar home after a string of recent intruders entered her property.

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Roku FINALLY Releases A Youtube Channel For Most Of Its Streaming Boxes

Apr 22, 2014 No Comments

After what has been seriously way too long, Roku has just launched an official YouTube channel for most of its lil’ streaming boxes. The catch: Roku says the channel is only compatible with “current generation” devices, which they define as any box launched after July 2011. Roku’s model numbering system is super confusing*, so just [...]

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