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  1. Court ruling nullifies Newark's environmental report for developing Areas 3 and 4Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    An Alameda County judge has nullified the environmental study for a development in the southwestern part of town, delaying the city's construction plans and ending a four-year legal battle waged over them. Local environmentalists praised the court decision, saying they hope it halts any development in Newark's so-called Areas 3 and 4, a swath of land near the Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge.

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  2. Balancing net equality and net neutralityRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Hill

    While enormous attention has been paid recently to net neutrality, net equality -which is a far more immediate problem--has received less focus. The Internet must be both available to and affordable by all.

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  3. In Brazil, A Rivalry Of Christmas TownsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I've written about Brazil pre-Lula and post-Lula and spent the last five years covering all aspects of the country for Dow Jones, Wall Street Journal and Barron's. Meanwhile, for an undetermined amount of time, and with a little help from my friends, I will be parachuting primarily into Brazil, Russia, India and China.

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  4. The 11 Best Quips From Putin's Annual Press ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | SFGate

    Russian President Vladimir Putin gave a marathon press conference Thursday in which he discussed the economy, the collapse of the ruble, Ukraine, China, tensions with the West, talk of a "new Cold War," and more. Over the course of the three-and-a-half-hour press conference, Putin also made quite a few witty remarks.

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  5. Haitong Securities to Raise $3.9 Billion Amid China Market BoomRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Haitong Securities Co., China's second- biggest brokerage by market value, said it plans to raise HK$29.9 billion selling shares in a private placement in Hong Kong. The company will sell 1.92 billion additional Hong Kong- listed shares at HK$15.62 each, it said in a statement to Shanghai's stock exchange.

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  6. National View: Four ways 2014 was a pivotal year for the InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Sound familiar? That's what Internet pioneer Robert Metcalfe predicted in 1995 when he wrote that spiraling demands on the fledgling network would cause the Internet to “catastrophically collapse” by 1996. Metcalfe, of course, was dead wrong: The Internet is still chugging along, with a predicted 3 billion users by year's end.

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  7. Allot's 18% Tumble Can't Scare Off Bullish Calls: Israel MarketsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Allot Communications Ltd. is proving to be one of the biggest losers from President Barack Obama's decision last month to squelch proposals for an Internet fast lane. The technology company's U.S. shares are down 18 percent since then.

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  8. Church Seeks To Move Beyond Shepherds And SheepRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I am a UK-based writer and commentator with a longstanding and close interest in management. A career that dates back to the days before computers has seen me cover everything from popular music to politics with a lot else in between.

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  9. Gambling: The neglected addictionRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Despite growing consensus that gambling addiction can be as devastating as alcoholism or drug dependency, problem gamblers can face an unfair fight against the disease. So argues UNLV professor Stacey Tovino, who researched ways gambling addicts are disadvantaged by health and disability laws, which allow some insurance providers not to cover problem gamblers seeking treatment.

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  10. Find small-town charm and holiday cheer in Boulder CityRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Boulder City is a mere 11 miles southeast of Henderson, but it might as well be another planet compared with the Strip. As such, it's a great destination for a weekend getaway or day trip if you're pressed for time.

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  11. Will NHL hockey work in Las Vegas?Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Billionaire Bill Foley is determined to do more than bring a National Hockey League team to Las Vegas. Within eight years of launching the franchise - possibly the first professional team to set up shop here after a decade of near-misses - he envisions hoisting the Stanley Cup.

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  12. Herring MarkRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    Virginia will receive more than $320,000 from T-Mobile U.S. over billing for unauthorized charges. The Federal Trade Commission says T-Mobile is obligated to pay more than $67 million in refunds to affected customers.

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  13. Elwin Hermanson says wheat quality not down since end of monopolyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CBC News

    In addition to allowing farmers to sell their wheat and barley however they want, other changes introduced by the Harper government in 2012 affected how the crop is inspected and handled on its way to market. The chief commissioner of the Canadian Grain Commission says there's no evidence that the quality of Canadian wheat exports has decreased since the dismantling of the Canadian Wheat Board's marketing monopoly in 2012.

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  14. On Native GroundUNCHARTED Territory for the U.S. EconomyRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | American Reporter

    As some of the world's largest financial institutions are marched one by one to the Federal Reserve's lending window to pick up bailouts, bridge loans, cheap cash and the rest of our money, the orderly queue is getting ready to go wild. Washington Mutual is next in line, followed by Morgan Stanley and then Goldman Sachs - but who's the last before the Fed goes broke? As unregulated short sellers usher each of these venerable if terribly compromised institutions to their costly death, Americans who pay the taxes that get turned over to them still aren't asking many questions.

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  15. T-Mobile Agrees to $90M FTC FineRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NewsFactor

    Wireless giant T-Mobile has agreed to pay more than $90 million as punishment for placing unwanted third-party charges on phones, also known as " cramming," the Federal Trade Commission said Friday. If the announced agreement is approved by a U.S. District Court, it would resolve an FTC lawsuit filed in July that accused T-Mobile of billing customers for unwanted charges, including horoscope, love tip and celebrity gossip services.

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  16. Fox News Goes Dark on Dish in Carriage StandoffThe deal between the...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    The current deal between Dish and 21st Century Fox expired on Saturday at midnight, and contract negotiations between them have stalled. Fox News Channel executive vice president of distribution Tim Carry issued the following statement: "It is disappointing that, after nearly two decades without a blackout, Fox News Channel has been blocked by Dish Network.

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  17. FCC rules the Redskins name is not profaneRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The Washington Redskins name may offend some people, but the feds say it's not profane or obscene under the law. The Federal Communications Commission rejected a request to ban the football team's name from the radio because some find it offensive.

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  18. The Sony Hackers Just Pranked The FBIRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | SFGate

    The result of investigation by FBI is so excellent that you might have seen what we were doing with your own eyes. The link in the message leads to a Japanese prank video which repeats the phrase "You are an idiot" to the tune of throbbing house music.

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  19. 9 Successful People Share Their Predictions For 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | SFGate

    As 2014 comes to an end, you may find yourself reflecting on the past year and daydreaming about what's to come. To find out what some of the world's most successful people expect to see in 2015, LinkedIn asked its network of top minds across all fields - also known as Influencers - to answer the following question: Over 70 Influencers wrote about their predictions for LinkedIn's most recent Influencers editorial package, titled " Big Idea of 2015 ."

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  20. W.Va. to get $211000 in settlement with T-MobileRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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