Archive for October 24th, 2013

HealthCare.gov pushed too soon, say contractors

October 24, 2013
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The federal agency tasked with building the health insurance exchange website for Obamacare did not provide enough time for end-to-end testing before it was launched, contractors who worked on the project told lawmakers on Thursday.
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Red Cross releases more Sandy funds

October 24, 2013
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After negotiations with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, the Red Cross and three other charities have agreed to release millions of dollars in donations to the victims of Superstorm Sandy.
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Wall Street gains as Fed hopes offset mixed earnings

October 24, 2013
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US STOCKS-Wall St gains as Fed hopes offset mixed earnings

October 24, 2013
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* Ford rallies after results; AT&T, Dow Chemical lower
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Germany summons US ambassador over spying

October 24, 2013
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BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s Foreign Ministry summoned the U.S. ambassador Thursday following allegations that American intelligence may have targeted Chancellor Angela Merkel’s cellphone.
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Tests suggest baby born with HIV may be cured

October 24, 2013
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Doctors now have convincing evidence that they put HIV into remission, hopefully for good, in a Mississippi baby born with the AIDS virus — a medical first that is prompting a new look at how hard and fast such cases should be treated.
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US STOCKS-Wall St to open modestly higher after earnings, data

October 24, 2013
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* Claims fall less than expected as California backlog continues
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Earnings Performance Lackluster (Again)

October 24, 2013
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Thursday, October 24, 2013
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JonBenet Ramsey grand jury docs to be released

October 24, 2013
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DENVER (AP) — A Colorado judge Wednesday ordered the release of the 1999 grand jury indictment in the killing of 6-year-old JonBenet Ramsey, possibly shedding light on why prosecutors decided against charging her parents in her death.
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Red Sox rout Cardinals in Game 1 of World Series

October 24, 2013
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Red Sox rout Cardinals in Game 1 of World Series

BOSTON – Sending out an APB: If anyone locates the real St. Louis Cardinals, please alert authorities immediately. The only explanation for what happened in Game 1 of the World Series was that imposters took the field at Fenway Park in Cardinals regalia.
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