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GM recalls another 2.4M vehicles

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Tuesday, May 20, 2014

WSJ: General Motors expects to pay an additional $200 million more in recall-related fines.

 

Dogs can detect prostate cancer

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Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Reuters: Trained dogs have the ability to sniff out prostate cancer in urine with 98% accuracy.

 

AT&T, DirecTV strike $49B deal

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Monday, May 19, 2014

CNN: AT&T acquired America's largest satellite television provider for almost $50 billion.

 

1.8M pounds of beef recalled

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Monday, May 19, 2014

USA Today: Approximately 1.8 million pounds of ground beef products are being recalled due to possible E. coli contamination.

 

GM fined $35M over recall

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Friday, May 16, 2014

BBC: General Motors was fined $35 million for delays in recalling cars with faulty ignition switches.

 

CDC recommends pill to protect against HIV

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Friday, May 16, 2014

CBS: The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports people deemed to be at high risk for contracting HIV should take anti-HIV medicines to cut transmission risk.

 

General Motors recalls 2.7M more cars

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Thursday, May 15, 2014

BBC: The recall will cost the carmaker approximately $200 million.

 

Obesity raises breast cancer death rate

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Thursday, May 15, 2014

NBC: A new study finds obese younger women have a 34% higher risk of dying from their breast cancer.

 

Google Glass on sale again

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Wednesday, May 14, 2014

CNN: Consumers can purchase Google Glass for $1,500 as long as supplies last.

 

17 everyday chemicals that could cause breast cancer

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Wednesday, May 14, 2014

TIME: Scientists identified 17 groups of chemicals that could be linked to mammary tumors.

 

Red wine health benefits 'overhyped'

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Tuesday, May 13, 2014

BBC: Scientists say that red wine may not be as good for health as first believed.

 

AT&T pursues DirecTV

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Tuesday, May 13, 2014

NYT: The country's second-largest wireless carrier is in talks to purchase the largest U.S. satellite television provider for at least $50 billion.

 

Hillshire acquires rival food firm Pinnacle

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Monday, May 12, 2014

BBC: U.S. food firm Hillshire Brands purchased its rival, Pinnacle Foods, for $6.6 billion.

 
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