Archive for April 29th, 2014

Six injured in shootings at Kennesaw FedEx

April 29, 2014
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KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Police swarmed a FedEx center where a shooter opened fire Tuesday morning, injuring at least six people at the package-sorting station north of Atlanta.
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Attacks hit Syria’s 2 major cities, kill 50 people

April 29, 2014
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DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — A car bomb went off in the central Syrian city of Homs on Tuesday, killing 36 people just hours after a mortar attack on the capital, Damascus, killed 14, government officials and state media said.
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Wall St. set to open higher; FOMC meeting on tap

April 29, 2014
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By Angela Moon NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street was set to open higher on Tuesday following a batch of earnings that were better than expected.
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US STOCKS-Wall St set to open higher; FOMC meeting on tap

April 29, 2014
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* Merck (Other OTC: MKGAF – news) quarterly profit tops estimate but revenue misses
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Aquarius Platinum third-quarter core earnings fall

April 29, 2014
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(Reuters) – Aquarius Platinum Ltd, the world’s fourth-largest platinum miner, reported a fall in revenue and core operational earnings for the third-quarter from a year earlier.
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Asian stocks muted, Europe shows more life

April 29, 2014
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By Wayne Cole SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian share markets put in an indecisive performance on Tuesday as caution ahead of some major events this week overshadowed a late rally on Wall Street, though futures pointed to opening gains for European stocks.
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Tornadoes cause damage, injuries in Miss., Ala.

April 29, 2014
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TUPELO, Miss. (AP) — At least three tornados flattened homes and businesses, flipped trucks over on highways and injured an unknown number of people in Mississippi and Alabama on Monday as a massive, dangerous storm system passed over several states in the South, also threatening to unleash severe thunderstorms, damaging hail and flash floods.
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Asia shares, major currencies cautious before key events

April 29, 2014
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By Wayne Cole SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian share markets crept cautiously higher on Tuesday after Wall Street notched up a late rally, but conviction was sorely lacking with Tokyo shut for a holiday and plenty of major events looming later in the week.
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S&P 500, Dow end up after late rebound; Apple, Pfizer lift

April 29, 2014
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By Caroline Valetkevitch
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