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Obama pitches universal preschool

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Thursday, February 14, 2013

Yahoo.com: Two days after his State of the Union pledge to guarantee high quality preschool for every 4-year-old in the U.S., President Barack Obama takes his pitch on the road.

 

American Airlines and US Airways merge to become world's biggest airline

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Thursday, February 14, 2013

AP: American Airlines and US Airways merged in an $11 billion deal to create the world's biggest airline.

 

Can the new Blackberry overtake the iPhone?

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Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Financial Post: Blackberry's new operating system Blackberry 10 is appealing, but will it be enough to topple the iPhone? Here's how the two compare:

 

GOP rebuttal becomes "water-bottle gate"

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Wednesday, February 13, 2013

CBSNews: The gist of Sen. Marco Rubio's state of the union rebuttal was lost on the Twittersphere about 11 minutes in, when the visibly overheated senator broke away for a quick sip of water.

 

Conditions on cruise ship unclear

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Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Yahoo.com: A cruise line says it is making the passengers stranded aboard a disabled ship in the Gulf of Mexico as comfortable as possible, contradicting passenger accounts of filthy, hot conditions and limited access to food.

 

Intel gets inside TV

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Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Wall Street Journal: Erik Huggers, Intel TV's front man, explains why Intel should lead the charge on making televisions smarter.

 

European horsemeat scandal prompts raids

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Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Reuters:After horsemeat was discovered in some products labeled as beef, authorities in Britain and France have taken action to determine sources.

 

Chip Kelly potentially keeping Michael Vick flying as an Eagle

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Tuesday, February 12, 2013

PHILLY.COM: Former U of O coach Chip Kelly has been settling into his new job at the Philadelphia Eagles, but the big news is that occasionally controversial quarterback Michael Vick might be sticking around.

 

Obama to discuss jobs, economy in State of the Union

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Tuesday, February 12, 2013

USA Today: President Obama will stress jobs and the economy in his State of the Union speech, but will also touch on foreign policy.

 

France approves gay marriage, adoption bill

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Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Huffington Post: France's lower house of parliament approved a bill to legalize gay marriage and allow same-sex couples to adopt children.

 

Soccer faces battle against match-fixing

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Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Yahoo.com: Soccer is falling under a cloud of suspicion, sullied by a multibillion-dollar web of match-fixing that is corrupting the world's most popular sport.

 

Health care costs experience slower growth

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Tuesday, February 12, 2013

New York Times: A sharp and surprisingly persistent slowdown in the growth of health care costs is helping to narrow the federal deficit.

 

VW gets $70 billion to build a "global car"

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Monday, February 11, 2013

Reuters: Ulrich Hackenberg isn't yet a household name but if Volkswagen's $70 billion bet on his big idea pays off, he may join the likes of Henry Ford, Alfred Sloan.

 
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