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Obama wins second term, Fox News projects

Fox News - ‎4 minutes ago‎
DEVELOPING ... President Obama will win re-election, Fox News projects. The call comes after the president was the projected winner in the crucial battleground of Ohio, and subsequently won both Iowa and Oregon.
Obama wins reelection, according to network projections
Presidential race a nail-biter with crucial states still out
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Warren defeats Brown in Massachusetts, in latest Dem Senate victory

Fox News - ‎1 hour ago‎
Democrat Elizabeth Warren ousted Republican incumbent Sen. Scott Brown in the Massachusetts Senate election Tuesday night, Fox News projects, ending probably one of the most dramatic Senate races of the 2012 cycle.
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Republicans Set Back in Senate in Florida and Connecticut

New York Times - ‎17 minutes ago‎
Democrats snatched Republican Senate seats in Indiana and Massachusetts on Tuesday, averted what was once considered a likely defeat in Missouri and were poised to hold control of the Senate, handing Republicans a string of stinging defeats in the ...
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A look at the 52nd day of the NHL lockout

Washington Post - ‎11 minutes ago‎
DAY: 52. LAST NEGOTIATIONS: Tuesday, Nov. 5, in New York. NEXT NEGOTIATIONS: Wednesday in New York. GAMES LOST: 327 (all games through Nov. 30, plus New Year's Day Winter Classic).
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British officials planning talks with Syrian armed groups

BBC News - ‎28 minutes ago‎
Downing Street says Britain is to begin talks with armed Syrian rebels in a bid to unite the opposition to the regime of President Bashar al-Assad.
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Murphy Is Victor in Connecticut Race; For McMahon, $90M Spent, 2 Losses

Wall Street Journal - ‎30 minutes ago‎
By JOSEPH DE AVILA. STAMFORD, Conn.—Rep. Christopher Murphy was elected to the U.S. Senate on Tuesday, handing a second-straight defeat to former wrestling executive Linda McMahon.
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Syria crisis: Damascus hit by deadly blasts

BBC News - ‎2 hours ago‎
A spate of bomb attacks has rocked the Syrian capital Damascus leaving several people dead and many others wounded, activists have said.
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Putin Sacks Defense Minister Serdyukov

RIA Novosti - ‎20 hours ago‎
NOVO-OGARYOVO, November 6 (RIA Novosti) - President Vladimir Putin relieved Defense Minister Anatoly Serdyukov of his duties on Tuesday, and appointed Sergei Shoigu as his replacement.
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Pa.'s new voter-ID law caused confusion, voters say

Philadelphia Inquirer - ‎12 minutes ago‎
Voters were not always asked for photo ID, as was supposed to happen during the so-called soft rollout. Anyone who could not or would not show an ID should have been allowed to vote as usual.
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Donnelly Wins Indiana Senate Race Over Mourdock

New York Times - ‎22 minutes ago‎
INDIANAPOLIS - Representative Joe Donnelly, a three-term Democrat, claimed victory on Tuesday night in the race for an open Senate seat, beating Richard E. Mourdock, the Republican nominee who had been on the defensive since he said in a debate ...
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Smaller Storm, Serious Risks

Wall Street Journal - ‎25 minutes ago‎
By ERIC HOLTHAUS. The powerful winter-weather system moving into the region prompted a familiar round of warnings and evacuations Tuesday, even as the magnitude of the new storm paled in comparison to Hurricane Sandy.
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3 dead, 2 wounded after shooting rampage at California chicken plant

Fox News - ‎7 hours ago‎
An employee at a Fresno, Calif., chicken processing center opened fire inside the facility Tuesday morning, killing two co-workers and injuring two others before killing himself, police said.
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Job Openings in US Decreased by 100000 in September

Bloomberg - ‎3 hours ago‎
Job openings in the U.S. dropped to a five-month low in September, signaling uneven progress in the labor market may extend through year-end.
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Futures slip as election results trickle in

29 minutes ago
Written by
Rodrigo Campos
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures fell late on Tuesday, as results in the presidential race trickled in. S&P 500 futures fell 13.2 points and were below fair value, a formula that evaluates pricing by taking into account interest rates, dividends and ...
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Suzuki gives up on US auto market

Los Angeles Times - ‎3 hours ago‎
A Suzuki SX4 on display at a car show in Brazil. The company's American subsidiary has filed for bankruptcy and will stop selling cars.
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Cramer: If This Candidate Wins, Lighten Up On Gold - ‎2 hours ago‎
Both President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney locked in early and unexpected victories Tuesday night, but Jim Cramer recommended that should Romney ultimately win the White House, investors should lighten up on gold.
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Claire McCaskill Wins Missouri Senate Race

ABC News - ‎12 minutes ago‎
ABC News projects that Sen. Claire McCaskill has won her re-election race, as Republicans have seen another prime pickup opportunity slip away in 2012.
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Virginia election results: Allen concedes

Washington Post - ‎21 minutes ago‎
by Annie Gowen. There were long lines at polling places throughout Election Day in the battleground state of Virginia, with the presidential race in a near dead heat.
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Wisconsin's Baldwin becomes first openly gay senator

Reuters - ‎1 hour ago‎
Democratic candidate Congresswoman Tammy Baldwin takes a moment before she takes on Republican Wisconsin U.S. Senate candidate Tommy Thompson during their final debate of the campaign at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, October ...
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Democrat Sherrod Brown wins Ohio Senate race

Los Angeles Times - ‎28 minutes ago‎
WASHINGTON - Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown was reelected despite a late narrowing in the polls in Ohio, among the foremost battlegrounds in the presidential election.
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AT&T to pay $700000 settlement over data plan debacle

SlashGear - ‎33 minutes ago‎
It all started when AT&T stated that current pay-as-you-go customers could stay on the plan as the carrier shifted new customers to a mandatory monthly data plan.
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Google's Nexus Strategy In A Nutshell: Cheap Mobile Internet Everywhere

Nov 5, 2012
Written by
Darrell Etherington
Google unveiled an entirely new line of Nexus devices in a range of shapes and sizes, from the Nexus 4 smartphone to the Nexus 10 tablet, and some aspects of the product launch proved confusing.
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Teri Shields, Mother and Manager of Brooke Shields, Dies at 79

New York Times - ‎3 hours ago‎
Teri Shields, who began promoting her daughter, Brooke, as a child model and actress when she was an infant and allowed her to be cast as a child prostitute in the 1978 film “Pretty Baby,” died on Wednesday in Manhattan.
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Elliott Carter, Master of Complexity

New York Times - ‎5 hours ago‎
Concerts celebrating the birthday of a major composer are common. But 103? It happened last December, three days before Elliott Carter's 103rd birthday, when an eager crowd packed the auditorium at the 92nd Street Y in Manhattan for a concert of his ...
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Westbrook shoulders load for OKC - ‎23 minutes ago‎
Wearing a black padded sleeve to protect his bruised left shoulder, Westbrook held Toronto's leading scorer, Kyle Lowry, to two points on 1-of-4 shooting.
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As long as Jerry Jones owns the Cowboys, 'no way' he relinquishes general ...

USA TODAY - ‎2 hours ago‎
As long as Jerry Jones owns the Cowboys, 'no way' he relinquishes general manager duties. Game On! Simon Samano, USA TODAY SportsShare.
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No surprise Bulls stop home skid at one

Chicago Tribune - ‎17 minutes ago‎
There are certain things fans have come to expect in the Tom Thibodeau era. A coach who doesn't sit down. Relentless defense and rebounding.
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A Player, and a Nets Team, Shaped to Challenge the Heat

New York Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
The first critical move of the Nets' transformational summer came in the waning days of winter. It came in a curious trade, made at the N.B.
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Romney or Obama? Election result won't affect NASA

Fox News - ‎9 hours ago‎
The outcome of the 2012 presidential election is unlikely to have a profound impact on the future direction of American spaceflight and exploration, experts say.
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NZealand Beaching Proves Rarest of Whales Exists

ABC News - ‎22 hours ago‎
The spade-toothed beaked whale is so rare that nobody has seen one alive, but scientists have proof the species still exists. Two skeletons were identified as belonging to the species after a 17-foot whale and her calf beached themselves in New Zealand in ...
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Study: Looking old may be a sign of heart risks

USA TODAY - ‎9 hours ago‎
Having certain aging signs may indicate poor cardiovascular health. Story Highlights. Difference between biological, chronological age examined; Study: Men, women with aging signs had higher disease risk; Such signs include hair loss, earlobe creases ...

New Arthritis Drug Xeljanz Gets FDA Approval

WebMD - ‎5 hours ago‎
Nov. 6, 2012 -- The FDA has approved Pfizer's Xeljanz (tofacitinib), a first-of-its-kind treatment for rheumatoid arthritis. Xeljanz is approved for use by patients not helped by methotrexate, the usual first treatment for RA.
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Massachusetts: House Panel Issues Subpoena in Meningitis Outbreak

New York Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
The chief pharmacist at the New England Compounding Center in Framingham, the company linked to a deadly meningitis outbreak, has received a subpoena to appear before the House Energy and Commerce Committee.
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Novartis heart failure drug cuts death by 37 percent: study

Reuters - ‎2 hours ago‎
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - An experimental Novartis AG drug to treat hospitalized acute heart failure patients reduced deaths by 37 percent compared with a placebo and appeared to be safe, according to data from a late stage clinical trial presented on ...


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