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Family, friends remember women slain in Indiana

US News and World Report - 49 min 40 sec ago
Seven women have been found dead this week in northwestern Indiana, one in a motel and six in abandoned houses in Gary.
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Japan's exports up in September, deficit persists

US News and World Report - 1 hour 45 min ago
TOKYO (AP) — Japan's trade deficit edged higher in September though exports rose more than expected as the yen weakened to a near six-year low, the Finance Ministry said Wednesday.
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Sony Looking to Cut Smartphone Sales Target Again

WSJ Technology - 2 hours 9 min ago
The Japanese electronics giant is considering slashing its smartphone sales target again, as the business struggles against competition, especially in emerging markets.
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Mark Udall, Cory Gardner Betting on Ground Game in Colorado Senate Race

US News and World Report - 2 hours 20 min ago
A squeaker Senate race could be determined by both parties' aggressive, on-the-ground targeting.
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Website asks high court to throw out lawsuit

US News and World Report - 2 hours 55 min ago
SEATTLE (AP) — A lawyer told the Washington Supreme Court on Tuesday that a lawsuit filed by three young girls who were sold as prostitutes on a website that which carries personal ads for people looking for sex should be thrown out because they didn't write the ads, so they're not liable.
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Yahoo Posts Higher Sales, Earnings

WSJ US News - 3 hours 17 min ago
Yahoo reported a slight increase in revenue, helped in part by its growing mobile business, easing for now the pressure on CEO Marissa Mayer.
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Sony Looking to Cut Smartphone Sales Target Again

WSJ US News - 3 hours 19 min ago
The Japanese electronics giant is considering slashing its smartphone sales target again, as the business struggles against competition, especially in emerging markets.
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Ebola victim's sister says hospital denied request

US News and World Report - 3 hours 24 min ago
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The family of the first Ebola victim to die in the United States says the hospital that cared for him has refused for weeks to release lab results showing the effects of an experimental drug treatment, fanning their suspicions that the facility mishandled the case.
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Asian Shares Gain

WSJ US News - 3 hours 24 min ago
Stocks in Japan surged for a second time this week and Hong Kong rose to a near two-week high, as bargain hunters returned to Asia.
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Luxembourg Tax Deals Under Pressure

WSJ US News - 3 hours 29 min ago
Confidential arrangements for multinational companies like Amazon and Fiat save taxes but now are under pressure from the EU.
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U.S. to Go Easier on Mortgage Rules

WSJ US News - 3 hours 42 min ago
A push to tighten mortgage-lending standards in the wake of the housing bust has given way to making credit more accessible as Washington frets about the strength of the housing recovery.
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Coach of football team charged in hazing suspended

US News and World Report - 4 hours 5 min ago
PARLIN, N.J. (AP) — The coaching staff of a high school football team rocked by criminal charges of sexual assault and hazing was suspended Tuesday night at a tension-filled school board meeting that featured angry accusations by some supporters.
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BGC to Launch Tender Offer for Rival Interdealer Broker

WSJ US News - 4 hours 9 min ago
BGC Partners plans to make a hostile bid to buy rival GFI Group for $675 million after an effort to strike a friendly deal between the interdealer brokers foundered.
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iPad Air 2 Review: The Best Tablet Needs to Work Harder

WSJ Technology - 4 hours 21 min ago
The iPad Air 2’s quality screen and build make it the best tablet you can buy, but it needs to go beyond one-app-at-a-time functionality, writes Joanna Stern.
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Giants jump to quick lead in World Series opener

US News and World Report - 4 hours 40 min ago
Lorenzo Cain runs down a long drive by Pablo Sandoval in deep right-center to end the top of the third. Big ballpark out there in Kansas City.
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Pence's 2-run HR helps Giants lead Royals 3-0

US News and World Report - 4 hours 45 min ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Hunter Pence hit a two-run homer off James Shields in a three-run first that silenced the crowd at Kansas City's first World Series game in 29 years, and the San Francisco Giants led the Royals 3-0 after three innings in Tuesday night's opener.
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GOP Works to Improve Targeting of Voters

WSJ Technology - 4 hours 54 min ago
The Republican National Committee hired a tech guru to develop a unified information hub but will face the midterm election with the goal not yet met.
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US agrees to put Marine to Philippine detention

US News and World Report - 4 hours 55 min ago
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine military chief says a U.S. Marine suspect in the gruesome killing of a transgender Filipino woman has been flown to the main Philippine military camp in the capital, easing a looming irritant with Washington over his custody.
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Target Offers Free Holiday Shipping

WSJ Technology - 4 hours 57 min ago
Free shipping offer for Web purchases is part of Target’s effort to compete with Amazon.com and Wal-Mart Stores and bounce back from a disastrous 2012 holiday season.
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Japan's Trade Deficit Edges Up

WSJ US News - 5 hours 19 min ago
Japan’s trade deficit edges up in September despite a rebound in exports helped by a weaker yen and a surge in output among suppliers of Apple Inc.’s new smartphones.
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