Archive for January 6th, 2014

High court halts same-sex marriage in Utah

January 6, 2014
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday put same-sex marriages on hold in Utah, at least while a federal appeals court more fully considers the issue.
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Whoa, dude, check out the U.K. wave action

January 6, 2014
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LONDON (AP) — Waves up to 27 feet (8.2 meters) high slammed into Britain’s southwestern coast on Monday, as lashing winds and heavy rain battered parts of the U.K. and coastal residents braced for another round of flooding.
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A weak start to 2014 continues for stock market

January 6, 2014
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NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks fell on Monday, extending a sluggish start to 2014, as traders assessed a disappointing slowdown in service industry growth in the U.S.
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US stocks slide, extending a weak start to 2014

January 6, 2014
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NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are lower on Wall Street, continuing a weak start to the New Year.
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‘Life-threatening’ cold bites Midwest

January 6, 2014
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By Brendan O’Brien and Kim Palmer
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Brain-dead girl moved from Calif. hospital

January 6, 2014
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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The 13-year-old California girl declared brain dead after a tonsillectomy has been taken out of Children’s Hospital of Oakland, her family’s attorney said late Sunday.
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Spain’s Telefonica denies readying joint bid for TIM Brasil

January 6, 2014
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MADRID/MILAN (Reuters) – Spain’s Telefonica denied on Monday that it was involved in looking at making a joint offer for Telecom Italia’s Brazilian wireless network operator TIM Brasil.
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XPO Logistics to buy Pacer International in deal valued at $335 million – WSJ

January 6, 2014
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(Reuters) – XPO Logistics Inc said it will buy logistics company Pacer International Inc in a deal valued at $335 million (204.5 million pounds), the Wall Street Journal reported.
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Plane crashes at Aspen airport; 1 dead, 2 injured

January 6, 2014
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A private plane crashed upon landing at an airport in Aspen, Colo., on Sunday, eyewitnesses and aviation officials said.
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Romney accepts MSNBC host’s apology

January 6, 2014
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A day after MSNBC’s Melissa Harris-Perry issued a tearful on-air apology to Mitt Romney for joking about his adopted black grandson, the former Massachusetts governor accepted it as “clearly heartfelt.”
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