Archive for November 23rd, 2013

Kerry, top diplomats join Iran nuclear talks

November 23, 2013
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GENEVA (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and world’s other top diplomats joined Iran nuclear talks Saturday, cautioning there were no guarantees their participation would be enough to seal a deal to curb Tehran’s atomic program in return for limited sanctions relief.
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West braces for more stormy weather

November 23, 2013
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LAS VEGAS (AP) — The U.S. West faced more stormy weather Saturday after a powerful system buffeted several states, stranding drivers in Nevada, forcing the postponement of sports games in Arizona, causing water rescues in California, and leading to the deaths of four people.
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Wall Street can cheer going into Thanksgiving Day

November 23, 2013
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By Angela Moon NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street set another record this week, and the rally that has taken the S&P 500 index nearly 30 percent higher for the year shows no sign of losing steam as Americans prepare to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday.
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Kerry in Geneva for Iran nuclear talks

November 23, 2013
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GENEVA (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is heading into a tough round of negotiations in Geneva where six world powers are trying to reach a deal with Iran over its nuclear program.
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3 killed in Calif. as winter weather hits West

November 23, 2013
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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Three people were killed in blustery Northern California, football playoffs were called off because of rain in Arizona, and dozens of cars became stranded in snowy rural Nevada as winter weather barreled through the West.
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World stocks rise as worries on Fed taper cool, dollar gains

November 23, 2013
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By Herbert Lash NEW YORK (Reuters) – The dollar rose and U.S. surged to record highs on Friday as lingering worries that the Federal Reserve will soon start to scale back its bond-buying program were quelled by assurances the Fed’s policy will remain accommodative.
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Wall St Weekahead – Wall Street can cheer going into Thanksgiving Day

November 23, 2013
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By Angela Moon NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street set another record this week, and the rally that has taken the S&P 500 index nearly 30 percent higher for the year shows no sign of losing steam as Americans prepare to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday.
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Hang up and fly, FCC chairman says

November 23, 2013
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NEW YORK (AP) — A day after setting off an uproar among travelers opposed to the idea of in-flight phone calls, the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission Chairman backtracked, saying he personally isn’t in favor of calls on planes.
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Obama: JFK legacy transformed Secret Service

November 23, 2013
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On the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination, President Obama said that although the tragedy transformed the U.S. Secret Service, which protects him and his family today, he doesn’t spend much time worrying about his personal safety.
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Wall St up, Dow and S&P on pace for 7 weeks of gains

November 23, 2013
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By Luke Swiderski NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks rose on Friday, led by healthcare stocks, putting the Dow and S&P 500 on track for a seventh straight week of gains.
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