Archive for November 1st, 2011

World’s biggest gold coin weighs a ton, costs $57 million (Yahoo! News)

November 1, 2011
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World’s biggest gold coin weighs a ton, costs $57 million 
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Survey Finds a Bright Future for Tablets In Schools (NewsFactor)

November 1, 2011
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Tablets, and especially Apple’s iPad, could be poised to become a big part of educational computing. According to a new survey of technology directors for school districts, all of those questioned are in the process of testing or using iPads, and most indicated they expect that tablets could outnumber computers in education within five...
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Greek turmoil sends US and world markets lower (AP)

November 1, 2011
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NEW YORK – A wave of selling swept across Wall Street and stock markets around the world Tuesday after Greece’s prime minister said he would call a national vote on an unpopular European plan to rescue that nation’s economy.
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Report: SEC should have kept records it destroyed (AP)

November 1, 2011
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WASHINGTON – A government report says the Securities and Exchange Commission should have kept thousands of documents it destroyed from preliminary investigations of financial firms over nearly two decades. But the SEC inspector general found no evidence that any of the investigations were harmed as a result.
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How to select the best pool table accessories

November 1, 2011
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Selecting the best accessories for your pool table of shuffleboard table shouldn’t be difficult. As with anything else, the trick is to get the best product at the most affordable price. Pool table accessories can be bought on line, but the customer should ideally visit a bricks and mortar store. In this way, they...
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What All You Need to Prepare for Skateboarding?

November 1, 2011
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Skateboarding is undoubtedly pleasurable and exhilarating. However, similar to any other sport that involves wheel, skateboarding is also not devoid of hazards. Proper safety precaution should be taken while riding skateboard to avoid any injury while riding on skateboard. Given below is a comprehensive guide on what all you need to prepare for skateboarding:
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Greece shocks markets with referendum on austerity (AP)

November 1, 2011
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NEW YORK – Worries that a planned Greek referendum could scuttle a plan to resolve Europe’s debt crisis rattled markets Tuesday morning. The Dow Jones industrial average plunged nearly 200 points, and European stock indexes fell broadly. The dollar and U.S. government bond prices rose as traders moved into assets considered safe.
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Wall St spirals lower after Greek referendum call (Reuters)

November 1, 2011
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks tumbled about 2 percent on Tuesday after the deal to rescue Greece and prevent a wider sovereign debt crisis was thrown into disarray.
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A Word From Our Sponsor On Why You Need A Home Insurance New York Policy

November 1, 2011
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Like anything in life, nothing is ever certain. That is why when you are purchasing a home, getting a home insurance New York policy is important. The ifs in life far outweigh what we ever hope for. Being prepared for those ifs can put you a step ahead.
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How to make a great Halloween costume with two iPad 2s (and some fake blood) (Digital Trends)

November 1, 2011
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How to make a great Halloween costume with two iPad 2s (and some fake blood) 
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