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Where the world's poorest people live

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Thursday, April 18, 2013

WSJ.com: The world’s poorest people are now concentrated most heavily in Sub-Saharan Africa.

 

Lance Armstrong manager points to new era of cycling

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Thursday, April 18, 2013

AP: Lance Armstrong’s former team manager believes cycling has entered a new era after months of controversy caused by the disgraced former seven-time Tour de France winner.

 

Secret Service intercepts letter to Obama containing ricin

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Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Washington Post: Authorities intercepted a letter addressed to President Obama that contained a substance that tested positive for the toxin ricin.

 

Dubai adds Ferrari to police fleet

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Wednesday, April 17, 2013

AP: Dubai police force will add a nearly $250,000 Ferrari to an existing Lamborghini as the flagship of its fleet.

 

FBI, al Qaeda both seek identity of Boston bomber

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Wednesday, April 17, 2013

CBSnews.com: As FBI investigators search for new leads as to who was behind the deadly Boston Marathon bombings, it seems al Qaeda is equally perplexed.

 

FBI seeks images in Boston Marathon bombing

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Tuesday, April 16, 2013

CBS: Police and federal agents appealed to the public for amateur video and photos that could lead to clues about the Boston Marathon bombing.

 

Most powerful quake in 40 years strikes Iran

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Tuesday, April 16, 2013

BBCnews: The epicentre of the 7.8-magnitude quake was near the south-east city of Khash, close to the Pakistani border.

 

Americans support path to citizenship

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Tuesday, April 16, 2013

CNN.com: A national poll indicates that more than eight in ten Americans support an eventual pathway to citizenship for some undocumented workers.

 

Apple gears up for new iPhone

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Monday, April 15, 2013

Wall Street Journal: Foxconn is stepping up hiring for assembly-line workers in China, a sign that Apple is preparing for the next iPhone.

 

FAA orders Boeing inspections

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Monday, April 15, 2013

Forbes: Federal aviation officials ordered Boeing to inspect more than 1000 737s.

 

Gold falls to lowest level in two years

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Monday, April 15, 2013

CNN: Gold fell 9% to its lowest level in over two years.

 

Optimism in U.S. at six-year high

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Friday, April 12, 2013

CNN.com: The number of Americans who say things are going well in the country has reached 50% for the first time in more than six years.

 

Amatuer video captures massive tornado

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Friday, April 12, 2013

Reuters: An amateur video shows a massive tornado tearing through Mississippi.

 
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