Archive for December 6th, 2013

Scientists to Congress: We can find alien life

December 6, 2013
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For thousands of years, humans have been wondering whether there’s life elsewhere in the universe. Now, the technology finally exists to search for it.
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Mandela, anti-apartheid icon, mourned world over

December 6, 2013
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In nearly seven decades spent fighting for freedom and equality, Nelson Mandela inspired and challenged the world to stand up for others. As word of Mandela’s death spread, current and former presidents, athletes and entertainers, and people around the world spoke about the life and legacy of the former South African leader.
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Jobs data lifts Wall Street after string of losses

December 6, 2013
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By Rodrigo Campos NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks rose on Friday after a stronger-than-expected payrolls report gave traders confidence that the economy could be healthy enough to withstand a scaling back of the Federal Reserve’s stimulus.
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Low Volatility, High Return Investments in the High-Yield Canadian Utility Sector: One of the Top 10 Equity Analyst Interviews of 2013

December 6, 2013
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67 WALL STREET, New York – December 6, 2013 – The Wall Street Transcript has just published its Top Ten Equity Analyst Interviews of 2013 Report. This special feature contains expert industry commentary through in-depth interviews with highly experienced Equity Analysts. The full issue is available by calling (212) 952-7433 or via The Wall...
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South Africans, some fearful, wake to life without Mandela

December 6, 2013
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By Peroshni Govender and Pascal Fletcher
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World reacts to death of Nelson Mandela

December 6, 2013
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Former South African President Nelson Mandela has died at age 95 of complications from a recurring lung infection.
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Facebook accused of exporting earnings to Cayman Islands

December 6, 2013
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London, Dec. 6 (ANI): Facebook has apparently landed itself in another tax evasion after allegations surfaced that it exported an estimated 645 million pounds warned in the UK and other markets to the Cayman Islands last year.
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London scheme to lift Berkeley earnings to top end of forecasts

December 6, 2013
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LONDON (Reuters) – British housebuilder Berkeley said its full-year earnings could rise towards the top end of analyst expectations, helped by an earlier-than-expected completion of one of its larger central London housing schemes.
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Nelson Mandela dies at 95

December 6, 2013
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Former South African President Nelson Mandela has died at age 95 of complications from a recurring lung infection.
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Mandela was just a man, and that made what he did extraordinary

December 6, 2013
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Editor’s note: John Carlin wrote the book “Playing the Enemy,” on which the Clint Eastwood film “Invictus” was based. He also worked on the ESPN film “The 16th Man,” also based on his book, and the PBS film “The Long Walk of Nelson Mandela.” He was bureau chief for the London Independent in South...
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