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U.S. flies Stealth bombers over South Korea

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Thursday, March 28, 2013

Reuters: The U.S. flew two STealth bombers over South Korea in a second show of foce to North Korea after the B52 bomber run earlier this week.

 

S&P climbs above record high

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Thursday, March 28, 2013

AP: The Standard & Poor’s 500 index is trading above its previous closing high reached in October 2007.

 

Walmart explores sharing economy

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Thursday, March 28, 2013

Reuters: Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is considering a radical plan to have store customers deliver packages to online buyers.

 

Pesticides hurt bees' ability to sniff out food

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Wednesday, March 27, 2013

The Guardian: A study in the U.K. found that certain pesticides disrupt bees' learning to associate particular scents with food.

 

 

Can we save the environment by mining asteroids?

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Wednesday, March 27, 2013

The Atlantic: Space Adventures co-founder Eric Anderson says that mining resources from asteroids could help reduce the cost of transportation into space.

 

Two thousand years of spring break

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Wednesday, March 27, 2013

TheAtlantic.com: The long shadow of March mayhem, from ancient Greek festivals to white Florida beaches — and into local tax coffers.

 

Employees fired over Ford art depicting tied-up women

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Wednesday, March 27, 2013

CNN.com: The India-based advertising agency that created artwork of women tied up in the back of a Ford has sacked some of the employees responsible for the images.

 

Space station capsule returns to Earth

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Tuesday, March 26, 2013

USA Today: A private capsule carrying equipment and experiments returned to the Pacific Ocean after a 23-day round trip to the International Space Station.

 

Crowds gather on first day of gay marriage case

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Tuesday, March 26, 2013

AP: Supporters and opponents of gay marriage rallied in front of the U.S. Supreme Court as the justices began the first day of arguments in gay marriage cases.

 

Italy orders new trial for Amanda Knox

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Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Yahoonews.com: Italy's highest criminal court ordered a new trial for Amanda Knox and her former Italian boyfriend on Tuesday, overturning their acquittals in the  slaying of her British roommate.

 

Dell gets two alternative takeover proposals

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Monday, March 25, 2013

Wall Street Journal: Dell received two alternative takeover proposals, from Carl Icahn and Blackstone Group.

 

Israelis get kosher cigarettes for Passover

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Monday, March 25, 2013

AP: Observant Jews in Israel can now enjoy a rabbi-approved puff during the week-long Passover holiday that starts at sundown Monday.

 

Cyprus bailout casts doubt on future of Euro

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Monday, March 25, 2013

Reuters: The messy deal to bail out Cyprus has averted the latest threat to the break-up of the euro but raises new questions about the currency's long-term viability.

 
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