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Thousands evacuated as Chile's Villarica volcano erupts - 12 Hours ago
SANTIAGO, Chile — One of South America's most active volcanos erupted early Tuesday in southern Chile, spewing heavy smoke as lava surged down its slopes and prompting authorities to evacuate thousands



Bali 9 execution: Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi appeals to Joko Widodo for clemency - 11 Hours ago
Black Sabbath Guitarist Tony Iommi - whom some credit as the most influential musician in the creation of heavy metal music - has appealed to metal-loving Indonesian president Joko Widodo to spare the
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US House of Representatives breaks Homeland Security-immigration deadlock - 12 Hours ago
The US House has passed a bill to fund Homeland Security, without targeting President Barack Obama's immigration policies. Hard-line Republicans seeking to block an immigration amnesty had threatened
 
Forced sale of Point Piper mansion to trigger 'feeding frenzy'
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Sydney bikie accused of trafficking drugs into Queensland prison denied bail
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Economy grows 0.5% in December quarter, helped by consumers
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FlexiGroup buys Telecom Rentals in NZ
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NSW election 2015: Government cancels two large CSG exploration licences
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How the Post-it note helps the public service evade scrutiny
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Netanyahu makes his case on Iran, but to audiences with limited leverage - 10 Hours ago
By , Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was speaking to any number of audiences Tuesday with his landmark speech to Congress warning against a “bad deal” with Iran. Most of those listening,
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House passes bill fully funding the Department of Homeland Security - 11 Hours ago
By , House Speaker John A. Boehner surrendered Tuesday to Democratic demands to fully fund the Department of Homeland Security, ending a tense three-month showdown over immigration. But the move could

Uber goes retro with print mag for drivers - 10 Hours ago
Uber, whose ride business centers on a smartphone app, is going retro for its latest initiative: a quarterly print magazine for its drivers called Momentum. “We are constantly looking for more ways
 
>>   Politics/Law
Obama needs real answers to Netanyahu’s arguments - 11 Hours ago
By , THE CONCERNS about a prospective nuclear agreement with Iran raised by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in a speech to Congress on Tuesday are not — as the White House was quick to point

‘My sense of time is very static’ - 11 Hours ago
Reform moving forward despite courts: Obama President Barack Obama explains that resistance to immigration reform by Republicans and sympathetic judges was not unexpected, and while legal battles take
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Lindsey Graham Apologizes for Pelosi 'Surgeries' Comment - 11 Hours ago
By Frank Thorp V Republican Sen. Lindsay Graham of South Carolina has apologized for remarks he made about House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi's reaction to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's
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>>   Business
Government Contracting Big Data Expert Govini Releases 2015 Federal Scorecard - 90 Minutes ago
/PRNewswire/ -- Govini, the leading business intelligence provider to government contractors, today released its 2015 Federal Scorecard. The annual Scorecard, which is derived from Govini's extensive

Flydubai going strong as revenues surge [Khaleej Times, Dubai, United Arab Emirates] - 11 Hours ago
March 04--DUBAI -- Flydubai on Tuesday announced its 2014 financial results by declaring a profit for the third consecutive year, and its chief executive said that the growth momentum would continue in
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Trestman's Winnetka house goes under contract - 11 Hours ago
Former Chicago Bears head coach Marc Trestman has found a buyer for his six-bedroom, 5,200-square-foot mansion in Winnetka, which is listed for $3.5 million. Last week, Trestman's French Provincial-style
 
>>   Finance
Interest rates in Ukraine increase to 30% - 90 Minutes ago
The central bank in Ukraine has sharply increased interest rates to 30% from 19.5% in an attempt to curb inflation and hold up its currency, the BBC revealed on Tuesday. Effective from 4 March 2015,

PBOC Seen Cutting Again as China’s Economy Slows, Survey Shows - 11 Hours ago
(Bloomberg) -- The People’s Bank of China will cut benchmark deposit and lending rates again next quarter as the economy slows, according to economists surveyed by Bloomberg. The median forecast is

Asian Stocks Follow U.S. Retreat as Aussie Climbs on Growth Data - 12 Hours ago
(Bloomberg) -- Asian stocks fell, with the regional benchmark slipping from a six-month high, following declines in the U.S. where indexes were knocked from records. Australia’s dollar gained and bonds
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>>   Sports
Tornado shelters, football stadium high on Edmond list [The Oklahoman, Oklahoma - 90 Minutes ago
March 04--EDMOND -- Tornado shelters and a renovated Edmond Santa Fe High School football stadium are first on the list of expenditures from a $90.6 million bond issue approved last month. School board

NBA A to Z: Harden vs. Curry from both sides - 11 Hours ago
Share MediaShow Caption Share This Video USA TODAY Sports' Sam Amick and Jeff Zillgitt disagree on which of the top two candidates deserves MVP. NBA A to Z: Debating Curry vs. Harden for MVP 21
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Chicago mayor puts brakes on Cubs’ stadium renovation - 11 Hours ago
CHICAGO — The Chicago Cubs ’ scramble to get as much of a massive renovation of Wrigley Field done as possible before next month’s Opening Day hit a bump Tuesday when Mayor Rahm Emanuel dashed the team’s
 
>>   Industry
Clinton’s e-mail practices contrary to official guidance - 12 Hours ago
By and Anne Gearan , Former secretary of state Hillary Rodham Clinton appears to have operated in violation of what the White House said Tuesday was “very specific guidance” that members of the Obama
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Obama to sign security funding bill as soon as he receives it - 12 Hours ago
(Reuters) - President Barack Obama will sign a bill funding the U.S. Homeland Security Department as soon as he receives it, the White House said in a statement on Tuesday night. "Today, after far

Obama: Congress Delayed 'Far Too Long' on Homeland Security - 12 Hours ago
President Barack Obama says Congress delayed 'far too long' before passing a bill funding the Homeland Security Department through the end of the budget year. The House voted 257-167 Tuesday to approve
 
>>   Internet
Google will enter wireless-carrier market - 12 Hours ago
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Here's why Elon Musk is the most impressive member of the 'PayPal mafia' - 11 Hours ago
Peter Thiel worked with some impressive talent back in the early days of PayPal, but one person stood out from the rest of them. On the second day of the Launch Conference in San Francisco, Thiel was
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Toronto Real Estate Board demands brokers halt online sales stats Brokers cave in - 11 Hours ago
It’s about to get tougher to sleuth out how much homes are selling for in Toronto. This week, three The trio are the latest to give in to a threat made by the Toronto Real Estate Board ( It’s just
 
>>   Science
DuPont rejects activist request to change how directors are elected - 10 Hours ago
(Reuters) - DuPont on Tuesday rejected a push to let shareholders split their votes between company-backed directors and those nominated by activist investors in an escalating proxy battle with Nelson

German Market Down, Henkel Drops After Results - 79 Minutes ago
The German market was moderately lower on Wednesday afternoon, as investors exercised caution ahead of the European Central Bank's monetary policy meeting scheduled for tomorrow, and the key monthly jobs

US auto sales: what goes up must come down? - 11 Hours ago
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>>   Technology
Windows 10: Preview of Microsoft's New Spartan Browser and Cortana - 11 Hours ago
If you want a sneak peek of Microsoft’s latest Windows 10 offerings beyond what the company has already shown off, look no further. Microsoft blog WinBeta has posted video of a preview version of Microsoft’s

The HP Spectre x360 is a high-end hybrid that promises long battery life (review) - 14 Hours ago
HP is looking to put a new spin on a well-established idea with the Spectre x360. This new-for-2015 Windows hybrid laptop doesn't break any new ground -- its foldback hinge allows for easy conversion

Target to shift some spending to tech from stores - 15 Hours ago
TECH MANAGEMENT FINANCE MARKETS CAREERS AUTOS INTERNATIONAL RETAIL FEATURES SMALL BUSINESS VIDEO MAGAZINE FORTUNE CONFERENCES
 
>>   Health
Mead Johnson Nutrition Increases Size of Board and Names Michael Sherman as Director - 11 Hours ago
Mead Johnson Nutrition Increases Size of Board and Names Michael Sherman as Director Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (NYSE: MJN) announced that, at its meeting last week, the
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Is the beef industry handling the proposed dietary guidelines the wrong way? - 11 Hours ago
Last week, the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (DGAC) released its recommendations for the five-year update that will become the 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans . The DGAC report, which USDA

Intralymphatic Injections Safe for Grass Pollen Allergy - 12 Hours ago
HOUSTON — Intralymphatic injections of standard grass-pollen extract are well tolerated and could offer a new and convenient option for treating grass-pollen allergy, new research suggests. The therapy
 
>>   Culture
All you need to know about hair loss - 11 Hours ago
Hair loss might be the most common hair problem among both men and women. Doctors say this might be caused by several things but all connected to an unhealthy lifestyle. Studies show that men are more

Doctors at Afula-area hospital develop test to predict fatal condition in pregnant - 11 Hours ago
There is a breath test to check alcohol levels in the blood, and now there is one to predict the risk of pregnant women developing pre-eclampsia, a potentially life-threatening condition that can affect

The female friendly sports car - 11 Hours ago
Aston Martin has designed the DBX Concept specifically to appeal to female buyers. Photo: Supplied 2015 Geneva motor show: Full coverage. Aston Martin is widely known as a purveyor of red-blooded luxury
 
>>   Top Stories
An Atmosphere Reminiscent of a State of the Union Address, but More Electric - 10 Hours ago
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech before Congress represented to some a compelling argument against Iran, and to others a provocative challenge to President Obama in the seat of government.

Addis Ababa Journal: Ethiopia, Former Resident of the Bottom, Aspires to the Middle - 12 Hours ago
Some economists have called Ethiopia an “African Lion,” and the government has an ambitious plan to make Ethiopia a middle-income country by 2
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New York minority officers forced to meet quotas or face punishment, lawsuit alleges - 11 Hours ago
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>>   Media & Advertising
Neustar Announces Automated Decisioning Tool at LeadsCon... - 11 Hours ago
Newest Addition to Lead Intelligence Portfolio Integrates Rule-based Operational Intelligence LAS VEGAS, NV. (PRWEB) March 03, 2015 Neustar , Inc. (NYSE: NSR), a trusted, neutral provider of real-time
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Circles of Support and Accountability (CoSA) Canada: Clarifying Facts Sheet - 10 Hours ago
OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - March 3, 2015) - Circles of Support and Accountability (CoSA) is a community-based reintegration program that holds federal sex offenders accountable for the harm they
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These ads ran before ISIS videos - 12 Hours ago
Beer, deodorant ads run before ISIS videos Jennifer Aniston lauds the benefits of Aveeno, Bud Light shows off beer at a concert, and Secret sells its freshly scented deodorant. Pretty standard
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