Archive for October, 2011

World stocks lower, dollar surges against yen (AP)

October 31, 2011
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BANGKOK – World stock markets were mostly lower Monday as investors shifted their focus from Europe’s debt woes to the strength of the U.S. economy. Japan sold the yen to limit its export-sapping strength.
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Police break up Occupy Wall St. camp in Richmond (AP)

October 31, 2011
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RICHMOND, Va. – Police in Richmond, Va., have broken up an Occupy Wall Street camp where protesters had set up a tent city, complete with a makeshift library, kitchen and portable toilets.
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Philadelphia Flyers Tickets – Get Them Online

October 31, 2011
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It’s that time of the year when Philadelphia Flyers are back in action. And Philadelphia Flyers tickets are back in demand, in the frenzy to catch all the action live when it happens, where it happens. And the good news is that Philadelphia Flyers have got a whole new set of players in their...
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What Factors Can Bring Down A College Athletic Program?

October 31, 2011
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Local businesses and corporations has a strong partnership with college and universities sports teams for many years. The businesses would encourage their customers to attend the school’s home games and support the team and in turn, the school would provide ad space around the stadium and have both their flagship radio station and television...
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Battery problem draining patience of some iPhone 4S owners (Appolicious)

October 30, 2011
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Battery problem draining patience of some iPhone 4S owners 
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Apple fans greeted the iPhone 4S with glee and record sales after the latest iPhone was introduced Oct. 14.
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Insight: Dreaded "Brazil cost" may dim Foxconn’s iPad dreams (Reuters)

October 30, 2011
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JUNDIAI, Brazil (Reuters) – The nondescript stretch of asphalt is an unlikely symbol of Brazil’s attempt to lift its economy into a new high-tech era.
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Protest drummers seen as both poisonous, inspired (AP)

October 30, 2011
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NEW YORK – To some, the drummers in the Manhattan park that’s become the epicenter of Occupy Wall Street are the protest’s energizing force.
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Occupy protesters arrested in Texas, Oregon (AP)

October 30, 2011
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PORTLAND, Ore. – Dozens of anti-Wall Street protesters were arrested Sunday in Texas, where they clashed with police over food tables, and in Oregon, where officers dragged them out of a park in an affluent neighborhood. In New York and many other East Coast cities, it was a snowstorm that was making it difficult...
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Things to Consider while choosing Summer Camps for Kids

October 30, 2011
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  “I’d give all wealth that years have piled, The slow result of Life’s decay, To be once more a little child, For one bright summer day” said Lewis Carrol about childhood as the golden period of one’s life, which is adorned with innocence and a hunger for learning.
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An Outfit Guide for Whitewater Rafting Geeks

October 30, 2011
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Whether or not the weather goes bad, whitewater rafting always require proper attire; there’s no exception to the rule. Rafting in popular places like Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, even in the mildest rapids, remains an extreme sport. It will not be called by its name if not for the dangers faced by the rafters...
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