Archive for May 10th, 2013

Ohio kidnap suspect fathered child

May 10, 2013
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By Daniel Trotta and Kevin Gray CLEVELAND (Reuters) – Michelle Knight, freed earlier this week as the longest held of four captives in a dungeon-like Cleveland house, was discharged from the hospital on Friday, MetroHealth Medical Center said.
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Paramedic from Texas plant blast arrested

May 10, 2013
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WACO, Texas (AP) — A Texas paramedic who helped evacuate people on the night of the deadly fertilizer plant explosion in West is charged with possessing bomb-making materials including a pipe and chemicals.
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S&P 500, Nasdaq rise; market eyes third week of gains

May 10, 2013
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By Caroline Valetkevitch NEW YORK (Reuters) – The S&P 500 and Nasdaq rose modestly on Friday and indexes were on track for a third week of gains as an earnings-driven rally in Priceline‘s stock helped offset a slide in energy shares.
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US stocks are mostly flat in afternoon trading

May 10, 2013
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NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market was mostly flat in afternoon trading Friday but is still on track to finish the week higher.
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17 days on, Bangladesh survivor found

May 10, 2013
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DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A seamstress buried in the wreckage of a collapsed garment factory building for 17 days was rescued Friday, a miraculous moment set against a scene of unimaginable horror, where the death toll shot past 1,000.
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Prince Harry carries on legacy of Princess Diana to rid world of landmines

May 10, 2013
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Power Players Prince Harry made a visit to Capitol Hill yesterday to tour an exhibit on landmines, a cause dear to the heart of his late mother Princess Diana, and inadvertently won the hearts of flocks of female admirers who followed him to the exhibit.
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Yen slumps to four-and-half year low, stocks gain

May 10, 2013
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By Richard Hubbard LONDON (Reuters) – The yen made a decisive break through 100 to the dollar to hit a 4-1/2 year low on Friday, triggering a rise in safe-haven bond yields and supporting gains in European and Japanese shares which hit new five-year highs.
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Gold Fields earnings fall as production declines

May 10, 2013
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JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – Bullion producer Gold Fields reported a 66 percent drop in first quarter earnings on Friday, its first results since it split off the bulk of its South African assets, as its production and the price of the precious metal fell.
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Market Chatter-Corporate finance press digest

May 10, 2013
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May 10 (Reuters) – The following corporate finance-related
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Mom: Kin cuddled Gina on 1st night home

May 10, 2013
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On her first night at home in a decade, relatives of freed kidnapping victim Gina DeJesus huddled around her, sleeping on inflatable mattresses in their living room so the young woman would not have to sleep in an upstairs bedroom similar to the one where she spent much of her captivity, her mother told...
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