Archive for February 2nd, 2013

Sheriff to Ala. suspect: ‘I want to thank him’

February 2, 2013
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MIDLAND CITY, Ala. (AP) — Authorities said Saturday that they still have an open line of communication with an Alabama man accused of abducting a 5-year-old boy and holding him hostage in a bunker, and they thanked the suspect for taking care of the child as the standoff marked its fifth day.
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Vice President Biden raises possibility of direct talks with Iran

February 2, 2013
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MUNICH (Reuters) – The United States is ready to hold direct talks with Iran if it is serious about negotiations, Vice President Joe Biden said on Saturday, backing bilateral contacts that many see as crucial to easing an international dispute over Tehran‘s nuclear program.
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Syrian opposition chief to meet U.S., Russia, and UN

February 2, 2013
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MUNICH (Reuters) – The leader of the Syrian opposition was expected to meet U.S., Russian and U.N. officials on Saturday at a Munich conference which may provide a rare chance to overcome differences on how to end Syria‘s civil war.
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Women in combat: What concerns U.S. Marines the most

February 2, 2013
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SAN DIEGO (AP) — Male Marines listed being falsely accused of sexual harassment or assault as a top concern in a survey about moving women into combat jobs, and thousands indicated the change could prompt them to leave the service altogether.
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MARKET EYE WEEK AHEAD – Trading seen cautious; earnings awaited

February 2, 2013
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REUTERS – Trading is expected to remain cautious next week as a sudden slump in share price of Tata Motors and Ultratech Cement in late market hours on Friday would make investors take cautious bets.
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Violence flares in restless Egypt

February 2, 2013
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Twitter says hackers compromise 250K accounts

February 2, 2013
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twitter confirmed Friday that it had become the latest victim in a number of high-profile cyber-attacks against media companies, saying that hackers may have gained access to information on 250,000 of its more than 200 million active users.
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"Great Rotation"- A Wall Street fairy tale?

February 2, 2013
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street’s current jubilant narrative is that a rush into stocks by small investors has sparked a “great rotation” out of bonds and into equities that will power the bull market to new heights.
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Many Wall Street economists see government spending cuts in March

February 2, 2013
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Economists at many of Wall Street’s top financial institutions do not expect the government to complete a deal to fully avoid automatic cuts in federal spending before a March 1 deadline, according to a Reuters poll conducted on Friday.
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