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GM fires 15 employees over recall failures

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Thursday, June 05, 2014

WSJ: General Motors Co. dismissed 15 employees after a "troubling" report revealed why it took the auto maker 11 years to recall defective cars.

 

Pollution linked to irregular heartbeat and lung clotting

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Thursday, June 05, 2014

BBC: Research suggests that air pollution is linked to an increased risk of developing an irregular heartbeat and blood clots in the lung.

 

Google announces digital encryption service

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Wednesday, June 04, 2014

Businessweek: Officially named "End-to-End," the Chrome Web browser extension will encrypt one's digital message which will remain encrypted until the intended recipient decodes it.

 

CDC: One in 5 restaurant employees works with norovirus symptoms

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Wednesday, June 04, 2014

USA Today: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report that food handlers cause about 70% of norovirus outbreaks related to contaminated food.

 

Automakers report strong uptick in May sales

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Tuesday, June 03, 2014

Reuters: Automakers reported higher-than-expected new car sales in the United States in May.

 

EPA proposal wants CO2 emissions cut by 2030

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Tuesday, June 03, 2014

WSJ: The Environmental Protection Agency proposed a draft rule that seeks to reduce carbon-dioxide emissions by 30% from existing power plants by 2030.

 

Is U.S. manufacturing poised for a comeback?

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Monday, June 02, 2014

WSJ: The number of factory jobs has risen to more than 12 million in the past four years.

 

Learning a second language slows brain aging

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Monday, June 02, 2014

BBC: A study has found that learning a second language, even in adulthood, has positive effects on the brain.

 

Dish network to accept bitcoin payments

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Friday, May 30, 2014

NYT: Dish customers will be able to make manual payments in Bitcoin beginning in the third quarter.

 

Study: Nearly 29% of world population is overweight

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Friday, May 30, 2014

WSJ: The prevalence of people overweight of obese jumped 27.5% for adults; 47.1% for kids from 1980 to 2013.

 

Apple to buy Beats for $3B

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Thursday, May 29, 2014

Reuters: Apple Inc. will acquire Beats for $3 billion.

 

Study: Cynicism linked to greater dementia risk

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Thursday, May 29, 2014

CNN: A new study showed that cynical people have a higher likelihood of developing dementia.

 

CEO pay tops $10M-mark

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Tuesday, May 27, 2014

TIME: Median CEO pay hit a record high of $10.5 million in 2013, an 8.8% rise over 2012.

 
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