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31 min ago | The Washington Post

Police search for 17 juveniles who escaped Tennessee detention facility

Dozens of teens broke out of a Tennessee youth detention facility late Monday. And after an overnight search, police are still hunting for 17 of the escapees who remain at large.

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Related Topix: Tennessee Government, Tennessee

4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Mizuho to Encourage Analysts to Become Investment Bankers

Mizuho Financial Group Inc. plans to encourage equity research analysts to become investment bankers as Japan's third-largest banking group competes for business arranging share sales and advising on mergers.

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Related Topix: Mizuho Financial Group, Banking, Financial Services, Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group

Mon Sep 01, 2014

The Washington Post

WTI Drops as Global Manufacturing Misses Estimates; Brent Steady

West Texas Intermediate crude fell amid speculation that weakening manufacturing from Germany to China will cap global oil demand.

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Related Topix: World News, OPEC (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries)

The Washington Post

Telefonica's Brazil Stock Sale Means More Room for Acquisitions

Telefonica SA's plan to sell shares in its Brazilian unit to finance the bulk of the 7.45 billion- euro acquisition of broadband provider GVT keeps the Spanish carrier's financing options open for further deals.

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Related Topix: Telecom, Telefonica SA, Vivendi SA, Carlos Slim Helu, Telecom Italia SPA, Spain, World News,

SFGate

The Hacker Who Allegedly Leaked Nude Photos Of Kate Upton And Other...

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Related Topix: Computer Security, Kate Upton

SFGate

Civil disobedience expected in fast-food pay fight

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Fast Food, Irvine, CA

SFGate

New Polypill Increases Heart Attack Patients' Medication Adherence

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Related Topix: Heart Attack, Health, Society, Stardock, Video Games, Spain, World News, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

The Washington Post

China Defends Democracy Plan for Hong Kong as Protests Break Out

China defended a plan to place limits on democracy in Hong Kong, calling on opposition lawmakers to get behind its ruling or risk losing the chance to elect the city's next leader by popular vote.

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TheStreet.com

How Family Responsibilities Get You Fired

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Related Topix: Mozilla, TheStreetcom, Media, TheStreet, Computers

SFGate

Statoil resumes operations in Algeria after deaths

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Related Topix: Terrorism

The Washington Post

Samsung to Merge Shipbuilding, Engineering Units Amid Revamp

Samsung Group, whose billionaire chairman has been hospitalized since May, will merge its shipbuilding and engineering units as South Korea's largest conglomerate prepares for possible succession.

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Related Topix: Semiconductors, Samsung Group, Electronics, Chemicals, South Korea, World News, Samsung Electronics Co

Sun Aug 31, 2014

The Washington Post

Investors Kept Waiting for Stock Binge From Japan's GPIF

The world's largest retirement fund held back from plowing into Japanese equities last quarter, its investment results signaled, even as the market rebounded in anticipation of purchases.

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement, Financial Markets, Pension

Arkansas Online

Trying to label the Internet

On the heels of more than 1.1 million Americans recently submitting comments to the Federal Communications Commission on Internet openness, the FCC has announced that it will hold a series of 'open Internet roundtable discussions' with the aim of clarifying to what extent communications law should be reinterpreted.

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Related Topix: Federal Communications Commission, Telecom

The Washington Post

Mobileye's 73% Post-IPO Surge Leads August Rally: Israel Markets

Mobileye NV, the technology company that went public a month ago, led gains among U.S.-listed Israeli stocks in August as investors shrugged off concern that the seven-week Gaza conflict will weaken the economy.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Financial Markets, Scotts Valley, CA

SFGate

12 Stunning Images Of Intricate Art Pieces In The Middle Of The Desert At Burning Man

The book, by author Jennifer Raiser with photography by Scott London and Sidney Erthal, is the only authorized collection of the best of Burning Man art with incredible photography.

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Related Topix: Arts, Burning Man

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Forbes.com

Dear CMO: Your Recruiting Is Killing Your Brand

I was a Fortune 500 HR SVP for ten million years, but I was an opera singer before I ever heard the term HR.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Social Software, Marketing

SFGate

Tennessee Hyperbaric Center Offering HBOT Scholarships to Veterans

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The Washington Post

Alibaba Said to Push Back Start of IPO Investor Meetings

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. is postponing the start of investor meetings for its initial public offering by about a week to answer questions posed by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, according to a person with knowledge of the matter.

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Related Topix: Alibaba, Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, US Securities and Exchange Commission, Law, Financial Services, World News, China

CNet News

T-Mobile Fined $819K by FCC for Cell Phone Issues With Hearing Aids

The fine was imposed because T-Mobile harmed consumers by not offering enough cell phone models that are compatible with hearing aids from 2009 to 2010, according to the FCC.

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Related Topix: T-Mobile, Audiology, Medicine, Federal Communications Commission, Cell Phones, Cellphones, Electronics, AT&T

TheStreet.com

Sysco-US Foods Merger Under Fire From Teamsters

Representatives for the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, which represents 11,500 drivers and warehouse workers for the firms, said in many markets the merged company would have 70% of the market for distributing food to restaurants and institutional clients.

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