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Asian Shares Mixed Ahead of OPEC Meeting

WSJ US News - 50 min 58 sec ago
Stocks in Japan edged lower while Australia climbed ahead of a closely watched OPEC meeting that could give indications of the world’s oil supply.
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Man arrested; deputies say he aimed banana at them

US News and World Report - 54 min 32 sec ago
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — A man is facing a felony menacing charge after two western Colorado sheriff's deputies say he pointed a banana at them and they thought it was a gun.
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Space station's 3-D printer pops out 1st creation

US News and World Report - 2 hours 5 min ago
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The first 3-D printer in space has popped out its first creation.
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Grand jury focused on key fatal Ferguson 'tussle'

US News and World Report - 2 hours 15 min ago
FERGUSON, Missouri (AP) — Some witnesses called it a tussle. Others described it as a tug-of-war. Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson testified that they were fighting over his handgun.
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PG&E Hires New Security Firm

WSJ US News - 2 hours 23 min ago
PG&E hired a new security company this month to protect a substation that serves Silicon Valley in the wake of security breaches that have cost the utility millions of dollars and raised concerns about the security of the nation’s electric grid.
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Obama: No excuse for violent, destructive protest

US News and World Report - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 23:41
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says there's "no excuse" for burning buildings, torching cars and destroying property in response to the grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri.
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Internet Users Boom to Nearly 3 Billion as Mobile Expands

US News and World Report - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 23:36
Internet use grows in the developing world because more people have mobile phones, a United Nations agency reports.
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Justice Department Investigating Possible HSBC Leak

WSJ US News - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 23:26
The Justice Department is investigating allegations that an employee of HSBC leaked confidential client information to a major hedge fund.
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Twitter lets merchants offer deals to its users

US News and World Report - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 23:21
NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter is expanding its reach into commerce with a new tool called "Offers."
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Maryland, Rutgers appear to be good fit in Big Ten

US News and World Report - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 22:52
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — When Maryland ended its 61-year association with the Atlantic Coast Conference and moved to the Big Ten, there was some question as to whether fans would welcome the switch.
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Holder: 'Disappointed' by violence in Ferguson

US News and World Report - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 22:47
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder says he's "disappointed" by the violence that followed the Ferguson grand jury decision.
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Ed Dept. seek to improve teacher prep programs

US News and World Report - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 22:47
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration wants to improve teaching before teachers enter the classroom, and it's proposing new rules that would penalize teacher-training programs that turn out ill-prepared graduates.
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University of Virginia Board Commits to Zero Tolerance Policy on Sexual Assault

US News and World Report - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 22:46
Board chariman says he is 'appalled' and 'this type of conduct will not be tolerated at the University of Virginia.'
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White House vows to kill deal to extend tax breaks

US News and World Report - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 22:41
WASHINGTON (AP) — Lame duck lawmakers are closing in on an agreement to renew dozens of expired tax breaks for businesses and individuals, including permanent enactment of a generous tax breaks on investments in new equipment and research and development.
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Sony to offer partial refunds for gaming console

US News and World Report - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 22:35
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of people who bought the handheld gaming console PlayStation Vita are in line for a partial refund from Sony because of questionable claims in its advertising.
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AP sources: Top candidate for defense job bows out

US News and World Report - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 22:31
WASHINGTON (AP) — Michele Flournoy, a top contender to replace Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, has taken herself out of consideration for the Pentagon's top job, people familiar with the process said Tuesday.
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Ferguson Tensions Potentially Heightened by Missouri National Guard

US News and World Report - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 22:28
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon brought in the so-called big guns, which may have had a detrimental effect. 
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Last Call: No Justice, No Peace, No Shake-Up

US News and World Report - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 22:25
Obama mulls Ferguson trip, Republicans' hollow mandate, and Ted Cruz fails to impress Sheldon Adelson
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Sony to Issue Refunds to Settle FTC Deception Charges

WSJ US News - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 22:21
The Federal Trade Commission said Tuesday that Sony Computer Entertainment America will issue millions of dollars in refunds to settle charges that it deceived customers during the rollout of its PlayStation Vita hand-held gaming console.
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Gunmen seize jewels and hostage in Paris heist

US News and World Report - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 22:10
PARIS (AP) — French authorities say gunmen robbed a Cartier jewelry boutique in Paris, fled police in a chase across the city, took a woman hostage, and then surrendered.
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