From the Wires

Bitcoin-trading website disappears

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Tuesday, February 25, 2014

CNN: Mt. Gox was taken offline, putting the millions of dollars invested in the digital currency at risk.

 

Pentagon plans to downsize U.S. Army

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Monday, February 24, 2014

BBC: Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel reported plans to eliminate an entire class of Air Force attack jets.

 

Netflix reaches agreement with Comcast

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Monday, February 24, 2014

CNET: The video-rental company will pay Comcast for direct access to its broadband network.

 

President Obama to host Dalai Lama

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Friday, February 21, 2014

BBC: The President will meet the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader in a private meeting in the White House Map Room.

 

Flu hitting young people harder this year

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Friday, February 21, 2014

CNN: The Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported people between the ages of 18 and 64 represent 61% of all influenza-related hospitalizations. 

 

Safeway Inc. considers possible sale

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Thursday, February 20, 2014

Reuters: The second-largest U.S. mainstream grocery store operator is considering selling.

 

Facebook to buy WhatsApp

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Thursday, February 20, 2014

BBC: The social networking giant purchased the messaging app for $19 billion.

 

President Obama considers sanctions against Ukraine

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Wednesday, February 19, 2014

USA Today: In the aftermath of violence that killed at least 25 in Ukraine, the White House is considering imposing sanctions.

 

U.S. takes alpine skiing gold in Winter Olympics

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Wednesday, February 19, 2014

WSJ: American Ted Ligety dominated in the men's giant slalom at the Sochi Olympics.

 

U.S. pair win Sochi Olympic gold

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Tuesday, February 18, 2014

BBC: Americans Meryl Davis and Charlie White won the gold medal in the ice dance competition.

 

Candy Crush files IPO

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Tuesday, February 18, 2014

The Atlantic: King Digital Entertainment, the company behind the Candy Crush-craze, has filed its IPO papers with the SEC.

 

California lawmaker proposes health warning labels on sodas

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Friday, February 14, 2014

LA Times: The bill would make California the first state to require labels, similar to those on cigarette packs, on sugary drinks.

 

Facebook introduces 50 gender options

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Friday, February 14, 2014

BBC: Users will be able to customize their gender in a way that "allows people to express themselves in an authentic way," Facebook said in a post.

 
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