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  1. Tweak your lifestyle a bit and manage diabetes wellRead the original story

    3 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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  2. MomentumLIZARD BRAINSRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... Americans will eat about 46 million turkeys this Thanksgiving, according to the National Turkey Federation. The Federation first gave Harry Truman a bird in 1947. While most media declare that was the beginning of the pardons, there's no evidence ...

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  3. Tweak your lifestyle a bit and manage diabetes wellRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Nerve News

    Book: Understanding Type 2 Diabetes; Author: Merlin Thomas; Publisher: Pan Macmillan India; Pages: 277; Price: Rs.350 So you have been diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes. Take heart as this is not the end.

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  4. Oliver opens door to voluntary CPP contributionsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    The Harper government says it's now open to giving Canadians the option of voluntarily contributing more of their earnings to the Canada Pension Plan to boost their retirement savings. In an unexpected shift in position, Federal Finance Minister Joe Oliver floated the idea of an enhanced CPP in the House of Commons during Question Period on Tuesday.

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  5. Uber and Lyft Deny Discrimination Against Disabled PassengersRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Alpha One

    Ride hailing services Uber and Lyft are on the same side for once: They both deny accusations they discriminate against disabled passengers. The two companies are named as defendants in a smattering lawsuits from California to Texas alleging they violated the Americans with Disabilities Act by failing to make their cars handicapped accessible.

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  6. EMC scoops up Virtustream for cloud management in $1.2B dealRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Network World

    EMC is purchasing the privately held Virtustream software provider for approximately $1.2 billion to expand its portfolio of cloud management tools. Storage systems provider EMC will use Virtustream technology to aid customers moving to cloud-based services as an alternative to running data centers in-house.

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  7. Industry executives praise change to alternative service actRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The China Post

    Industry leaders yesterday praised a new law allowing graduates of junior colleges or above to work at private companies instead of performing compulsory military service. The Legislature yesterday passed an amendment to Taiwan's Enforcement Statute for Substitute Services that is scheduled for implementation starting next year.

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  8. EMC scoops up Virtustream for cloud management in $1.2 billion dealRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | ITworld

    EMC is purchasing the privately held Virtustream software provider for approximately US$1.2 billion to expand its portfolio of cloud management tools. Storage systems provider EMC will use Virtustream technology to aid customers moving to cloud-based services as an alternative to running data centers in-house.

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  9. Chorus of disapproval builds over government's right to buy extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | 24dash

    The British Property Federation today joined the ever-growing number of dissenting voices speaking out against the government's plans to extend the right to buy to housing associations. The Federation, described as the "single most important voice" of the UK's property industry, issued a statement denouncing the new RTB ahead of tomorrow's Queen's Speech when the government will set out its proposals in a new housing bill.

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  10. Merck Serono Supports 7th International Thyroid Awareness Week to Unmask HypothyroidismRead the original story

    Yesterday | Canada NewsWire

    ... thyroid patient organization to deal with the problems of thyroid disease in a global perspective. Since then the Federation has grown to include thyroid organizations in many parts of the world, including . TFI is an independent, worldwide network ...

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  11. New Market Report: JSC Russian Grids (RSTI) - Alternative Energy - Deals and Alliances ProfileRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR-inside.com

    The company is the largest electricity transmission and distribution grid company in Russia. It carries out business activities through a portfolio of 43 joint stock subsidiary companies and affiliates, including 14 interregional and regional distribution grid companies.

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  12. Karate aims to better 2011 games performanceRead the original story

    Monday | Fiji Times

    ... good platform for our team to compete against Australia and New Zealand and gained experience," Qiolevu said. The Federation will be sending 10 athletes to Papua New Guinea and six athletes had represented the country in the 2011 edition. "Based on ...

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  13. Russia's import substitution: Ruble has to be cheapRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Pravda

    In the US, specialists say that the Russian economy is recovering. This is happening not in spite of, but owing to Western sanctions and the weak ruble.

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  14. UAE Banks Federation appoints independent agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | AME Info

    The UAE Banks Federation, a professional representative body representing 50 member banks operating in the UAE, has approved the appointment of a new independent monitoring agency for the implementation of its Code of Conduct by member banks. This decision was among the issues discussed at the Federation's CEOs' Advisory Council meeting held in Dubai, chaired by His Excellency AbdulAziz Al Ghurair, Chairman of UAE Banks Federation.

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  15. Key to solving housing crisis? Giving smaller housebuilders more...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Daily Mail

    Adrian Pritchard, a property finance specialist at London-based corporate adviser and financier Nash Fitzwilliams, said tax breaks should be extended to boost them. He said: 'Smaller builders are finding it difficult to access equity capital to build.

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  16. In rail safety, say experts, U.S. gets what it pays forRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | TwinCities

    Across Europe and East Asia, hundreds of millions of train passengers a year are routinely whisked, at speeds that often exceed 200 mph, over extensive rail networks that, for many, present a more reliable and affordable long-distance alternative than even air travel. So the fatal derailment of an Amtrak train in Philadelphia that was traveling at half that speed surprised many outside North America, where railway accident rates have declined steadily to levels that now rival those of the world's safest airlines.

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  17. CLE Clothing Co., Lunch Owl and NOOMA talk about launching their brands in ClevelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Cleveland.com

    The founders of three of Cleveland's youngest brands -- LunchOwl , NOOMA and CLE Clothing Co. -- say launching their businesses in Cleveland definitely helped them grow bigger and faster than they would have somewhere else.

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  18. Why the Disabled are Suing Uber and LyftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | TIME.com

    Ride hailing services Uber and Lyft are on the same side for once: They both deny accusations they discriminate against disabled passengers. The two companies are named as defendants in a smattering lawsuits from California to Texas alleging they violated the Americans with Disabilities Act by failing to make their cars handicapped accessible.

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  19. Will Miami U. finally get a football stadium?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | NewsOK.com

    The University of Miami long has needed a football stadium. The Hurricanes played in the ancient Orange Bowl when they rose to college football prominence in the 1980s, then moved to the Dolphins' stadium in Miami Gardens in 2008.

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  20. Armenian Lawmakers Call For Balanced Policies Between EU And Eurasian UnionRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Groong

    ARMENIAN LAWMAKERS CALL FOR BALANCED POLICIES BETWEEN EU AND EURASIAN UNION 15:46 * 22.05.15 Armenia's membership in the Eurasian Economic Union on the one hand and the continuing partnership with the EU on the other are a good opportunity for the country to maneuver between the two cooperation formats, pursuing balanced policies, say parliament members. "Being an EEU member state, Armenia has to by all means undertake steps towards building active relations with the EU institutions, preventing a possible provocation .

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