Archive for May 22nd, 2014

Joplin’s new, tornado-proof hospital

May 22, 2014
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Joplin’s new, tornado-proof hospital

“Execute Condition Gray!” blared over the intercom at St. John’s Regional Medical Center in Joplin, Mo., in the late afternoon three years ago on Thursday.
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Friendly California neighbor was kidnap-rapist, police say

May 22, 2014
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SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Prosecutors in Orange County have charged a man with kidnapping his former girlfriend’s 15-year-old daughter a decade ago and repeatedly sexually assaulting her.
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Lloyds to launch partial sale of TSB next week

May 22, 2014
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Lloyds to launch sale of about 25 percent of TSB – sources

May 22, 2014
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By Matt Scuffham and Freya Berry
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Thailand’s army chief announces military coup

May 22, 2014
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BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s army chief announced a military takeover of the government Thursday, saying the coup was necessary to restore stability and order after six months of political deadlock and turmoil.
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Matt Bai: Don’t blame college kids for intolerance. Blame us.

May 22, 2014
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America’s college kids are back and resting at home this week, which is a good thing, because during the long months away they seem to have gone completely out of their minds.
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UK retailer B&M seeks to list shares in busy day for London offerings

May 22, 2014
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By Freya Berry LONDON (Reuters) – British discount retailer B&M is to list shares on the stock market, the biggest of four companies to announce plans for London initial public offerings (IPOs) on Thursday.
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Lenovo records 29% jump in full year earnings

May 22, 2014
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Washington, May 22 (ANI): The world’s biggest computer maker Lenovo has jumped 29 percent in its full-year earnings, bagging a net profit of 817 million dollars.
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Woman missing for 10 years calls cops on alleged captor

May 22, 2014
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SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A woman who was 15 when she disappeared 10 years ago from her California home contacted police and told them she was held against her will for years, sexually assaulted repeatedly and had a child with her captor, authorities said Wednesday.
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Secret foreign policy talk with White House ‘bizarre,’ senator says

May 22, 2014
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White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough and National Security Adviser Susan Rice met with a bipartisan delegation of senators late Tuesday for secret talks focused on foreign policy, several sources with knowledge of the discussion told Yahoo News.
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