Archive for April, 2013

Obamas welcome children to annual Easter Egg Roll

April 1, 2013
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WASHINGTON (AP) — An amused President Barack Obama read a children’s book to a gathering of boys and girls at the White House then peppered them with questions: Had any of them lost a tooth? Had any climbed trees? Had any fallen after climbing?
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Wall Street retreats after manufacturing data

April 1, 2013
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By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks declined on Monday, with both the Dow and the S&P 500 retreating from record closing highs the previous session after weaker-than-expected U.S. manufacturing data.
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Stocks dip after manufacturing growth slows

April 1, 2013
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NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks edged lower on Wall Street Monday morning after an industry group reported that U.S. manufacturing growth cooled in March and was weaker than economists had forecast.
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‘Substantive’ deal on immigration reform

April 1, 2013
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‘Substantive’ deal on immigration reform

Immigration Reform Rally
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3 killed in 95-vehicle pileup at Virginia-N.C. line

April 1, 2013
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GALAX, Va. (AP) — Nearly 100 vehicles crashed Sunday along a mountainous, foggy stretch of interstate near the Virginia-North Carolina border, killing three people and injuring 25 others.
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Panasonic unit in U.S. bribery investigation: WSJ

April 1, 2013
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – A unit of Japan’s Panasonic Corp is under investigation by U.S. authorities looking at whether the company paid bribes overseas to airline employees or government officials to help land business, the Wall Street Journal reported.
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Three killed, more than 20 hurt in 75-vehicle pileup

April 1, 2013
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GALAX, Va. (AP) — About 75 vehicles crashed Sunday along a mountainous, foggy stretch of interstate near the Virginia-North Carolina border, killing three people and injuring more than 20 others, police said.
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Shooting at Ohio church after Easter mass

April 1, 2013
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ASHTABULA, Ohio (AP) — Police in northeast Ohio are investigating a shooting outside a church that a parishioner says left one man dead after an Easter service.
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