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January 17, 2011
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When most people think about smoking from pipes, they get this image in their head of a character from an old literature scene who wears leather jackets. Nevertheless, the real thing is that a lot of people like to smoke from pipes. It has a very high standard and it is thought that only...
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Apple’s Jobs takes 3rd medical leave, stock slumps (Reuters)

January 17, 2011
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SAN FRANCISCO/LONDON (Reuters) – Apple Inc Chief Executive Steve Jobs is taking medical leave for the third time since 2004, sending its shares tumbling more than 8 percent as the surprise revived concerns over the long-term future of the iPhone- and iPad-maker.
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Apple’s Jobs taking another medical leave (AFP)

January 17, 2011
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SAN FRANCISCO (AFP) – Apple co-founder and chief executive Steve Jobs announced he was taking another medical leave of absence on Monday, reviving questions about the future of the global technology powerhouse.
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TSX turns positive, financials lift (Reuters)

January 17, 2011
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TORONTO (Reuters) – Toronto’s main stock index turned positive on Monday, as financial issues helped reverse modest losses earlier in the session.
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London FTSE slips with Wall Street closed (AFP)

January 17, 2011
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LONDON (AFP) – Shares in London ended lower on Monday as investors consolidated recent gains with no afternoon lead from Wall Street — closed for a public holiday — to provide direction.
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No matter how old you are or your experience level, you can progress your singing voice.

January 17, 2011
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Let me guess, you’ve been practicing singing for some time, and you can’t seem to get pass a breaking point in your development. You have developed your vocal range up to a certain point and you just stopped. You seem to be unable to get rid of that strain in your voice, or be...
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How To Record A Bass Guitar

January 17, 2011
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Bass guitar recording and mixing is highly understated. A good bass guitar track can make or break your song, as its the backbone to your song. So here are some tips that I (CJ Jacobson) have learned over the years. Direct Recording: Bass guitars either have an active pick up or a passive...
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2010 – The Year in Surfing

January 17, 2011
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2010 was an historic year in surfing, culminating in jaw-dropping highs and tragic lows. This article looks back at the major events of the rollercoaster months of 2010.
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European stocks lower but gains for BP, Smiths (AFP)

January 17, 2011
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LONDON (AFP) – European stocks mostly drifted lower Monday with Wall Street on holiday, but BP shares rose after the British oil giant announced an Arctic exploration deal and share-swap with Russia’s Rosneft.
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Euro slips as EU discusses bailout strategy (AP)

January 17, 2011
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MILAN – The euro currency was under pressure on Monday as European finance ministers disagreed over how to tackle the debt crisis, while stock markets struggled amid worries about Chinese growth.
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