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Robots Serve Up Cocktails

WSJ Technology - 56 min 10 sec ago
Bartender ‘bots are a popular niche at RoboGames, but can they tell if you’ve drunk too much?
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Norway Steams Up Investors in Pipeline

WSJ US News - 59 min 33 sec ago
Investors in a gas pipeline are suing the government of Norway, usually seen as a safe place to do business, over changes they say will cost them billions of dollars.
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Computer-Security Industry Critiques Itself

WSJ Technology - 1 hour 8 min ago
As nearly 500 companies gather for the RSA Conference this week, the computer-security industry’s failures are in the spotlight.
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Detroit expects Abdelkader back for Game 3 against Tampa Bay

US News and World Report - 1 hour 16 min ago
DETROIT (AP) — Even though they managed a split in the first two games at Tampa Bay, the Detroit Red Wings are trying to turn this playoff series around.
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Chip-Card Rollout Sets Off a Scramble

WSJ US News - 1 hour 19 min ago
To cut credit-card fraud, issuers are embedding chips, with 575 million of the new cards expected to be in Americans’ wallets by year-end. Factories are producing the cards around the clock and merchants say they can’t get card readers fast enough.
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Yahoo, Microsoft Add New Termination Clause in Search Deal

WSJ Technology - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 23:53
Yahoo and Microsoft have amended the terms of their partnership to let either party terminate the deal at any point in time on or after Oct. 1.
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Family spokesman: Alabama woman leaves to join ISIS in Syria

US News and World Report - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 23:50
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A spokesman for a Muslim couple in Alabama says their 20-year-old daughter fled a Birmingham suburb to join ISIS militants in Syria after being recruited on the Internet.
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Wells Fargo Eyes GE Commercial Lender

WSJ US News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 23:50
Wells Fargo & Co. is in talks to buy all or part of General Electric Co.’s biggest lending operation, a move that could help the San Francisco bank extend its lead in helping to finance midsize businesses.
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Twitter's Noto Paid $73 Million in 2014

WSJ Technology - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 23:46
Anthony Noto, the former banker who left his lucrative career at Goldman Sachs to become financial chief at Twitter Inc., was the top earner at the social media company last year.
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US to send Ukraine $18 million in food, health, shelter aid

US News and World Report - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 23:41
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States will supply Ukraine with nearly $18 million in aid to provide shelter, food vouchers, potable water and health and sanitation in regions affected by fighting between government forces and pro-Russia fighters.
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Obama plans reception for overhaul of Medicare payment plan

US News and World Report - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 23:39
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has invited Democratic and Republican lawmakers to the White House for a reception thanking them for their work on legislation permanently changing how Medicare pays doctors.
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Report: 2 teams needed to make California stadium profitable

US News and World Report - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 23:32
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A financial analysis projects that a proposed NFL stadium in Carson, California, would need two teams to call it home to be a reliable money-maker for the city.
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Bobby Brown's lawyer: Bobbi Kristina Brown has opened eyes

US News and World Report - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 23:14
ATLANTA (AP) — Bobby Brown's lawyer has issued a statement clarifying remarks the singer made over the weekend about his daughter's condition.
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Chip-Card Rollout Sets Off a Scramble

WSJ Technology - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 22:49
To cut credit-card fraud, issuers are embedding chips, with 575 million of the new cards expected to be in Americans’ wallets by year-end. Factories are producing the cards around the clock and merchants say they can’t get card readers fast enough.
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Senate nears votes on trafficking bill, Loretta Lynch

US News and World Report - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 22:47
WASHINGTON (AP) — Key senators said Monday they're close to a deal on an anti-trafficking bill, potentially clearing the way for a vote to confirm President Barack Obama's attorney general.
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Data deluge: MLB rolls out Statcast analytics on Tuesday

US News and World Report - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 22:39
NEW YORK (AP) — Which outfielder sprints the fastest and runs the longest to snag line drives into the gap? Which shortstop is best at throwing from the grass to nip the runner at first? Which catcher gets the ball to second base the quickest?
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Rating the “I’m In!” Announcements Shows Hillary Bounced But Rand Fell Flat

US News and World Report - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 22:36
McCain to Dems: Payback’s a stalled nominee, and Christie guns the engine but the wheels just spin
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Lawmakers seek FDA review of ingredients used in cosmetics

US News and World Report - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 22:13
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two U.S. senators say it's time to update the Food and Drug Administration's regulation of the ingredients used in cosmetics and personal-care products such as shampoo and skin creams.
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Utilities' Profit Recipe: Spend More

WSJ US News - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 22:10
U.S. power companies poured billions into new equipment in the past decade, a spending surge that customers have paid for. One reason behind the heavy spending: It actually boosts utilities’ bottom lines.
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