Archive for October, 2013

Millions face food stamp cuts on Nov. 1

October 31, 2013
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WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 47 million Americans who receive food stamps will see their benefits go down starting Friday, just as Congress has begun negotiations on further cuts to the program.
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Google, Oracle, Red Hat to help fix HealthCare.gov

October 31, 2013
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Experts from top technology and Internet companies including Google Inc, Oracle Corp and Red Hat Inc have joined the Obama administration’s effort to fix its troubled HealthCare.gov website, a U.S. official said on Thursday.
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Wall Street edges up in wake of Fed

October 31, 2013
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Wall Street edges up in wake of Fed; Exxon a boost

October 31, 2013
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By Luke Swiderski NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks edged up on Thursday, though trading was subdued a day after a Federal Reserve policy announcement that kept its stimulus plan in place.
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October 31, 2013
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Obamacare court challenge: Do corporations have religious freedom rights?

October 31, 2013
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A major legal challenge to Obamacare making its way to the Supreme Court could allow for-profit corporations to opt out of a key piece of the law by asserting freedom of religion.
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Wall Street set to open flat, near record levels

October 31, 2013
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By Ryan Vlastelica NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat open on Thursday, as some strong corporate earnings gave investors a reason to buy, though they remained cautious, with indexes near record levels, as they digested recent comments from the Federal Reserve.
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ITC Holdings Reports Increased Third Quarter and Year-To-Date 2013 Results; Updates 2013 Operating Earnings Per Share Guidance and 2013 Capital Guidance

October 31, 2013
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NOVI, Mich., Oct. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –
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Boston strong: Red Sox win World Series

October 31, 2013
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Boston strong: Red Sox win World Series

BOSTON – About two minutes after the hit that won the Boston Red Sox the World Series, dozens of Boston Police officers started streaming off two buses hard by Lansdowne Street. What everyone else could sense, the BPD already knew. The Red Sox were going to win a championship in front of a home...
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Europe pushes U.S. on spying amid new revelations

October 31, 2013
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Washington (United States) (AFP) – Europe and Washington traded spying accusations, as envoys met to seek ways to rebuild trust after shock revelations about the scale and scope of US surveillance of its allies.
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