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Tesco profits warning - it's going to get worse before it gets better - Telegraph.co.uk

Google - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 05:13

Telegraph.co.uk

Tesco profits warning - it's going to get worse before it gets better
Telegraph.co.uk
Tesco just never used to do this sort of thing. A profits warning that involves earnings falling by a third and the dividend being cut by 75pc. It is the second profits warning in a little over a month for Tesco, and the concerning thing is that it is going to get worse.
Tesco issues profit warning and slashes dividend by 75%Financial Times
Tesco's Troubles: Full-Year Profit Forecast LoweredBloomberg
New Tesco boss rushed into action a month early as crisis-hit supermarket ...Daily Mail
RTT News -MarketWatch
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Porn Actor Tests Positive for HIV, Leading to Moratorium - Post-Periodical

Google - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 05:00

KOMO News

Porn Actor Tests Positive for HIV, Leading to Moratorium
Post-Periodical
The adult film industry's trade association called for a moratorium on porn production Thursday in response to a performer potentially being positive for HIV. According to the Free Speech Coalition, the unnamed performer's initial test came back positive at an ...
HIV case spurs call for porn production moratoriumFox News
Hiv - Adult Film Industry Shuts Down Filming After Performer Tests Hiv-positiveContactmusic.com
Porn actor tests positive for HIV, adult film production shut down nationwideLA Daily News
Sydney Morning Herald
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Reclining seat spurs another airline flight disruption - KRMG

Google - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 04:04

Reclining seat spurs another airline flight disruption
KRMG
An airline flight is interrupted by a passenger who is not happy with a seating arrangement. For the second time this week, a dispute over a reclined airliner seat has resulted in a flight disruption. A Miami-to-Paris American Airlines flight had to diverted to ...

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Isis 'A Message in Blood' video shows beheading of Kurdish man in Iraq - The Independent

Google - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 03:43

The Independent

Isis 'A Message in Blood' video shows beheading of Kurdish man in Iraq
The Independent
Isis has released a video apparently showing the beheading of a Kurdish man in Iraq as a warning to Kurds fighting the group in the country. The video, entitled “A Message in Blood”, was posted online hours after another video purporting to show the mass ...
Jihadists behead Iraq Kurdish fighter: monitorThe Daily Star
Isis video shows beheading of Kurdish fighterThe Guardian
IS behead Kurdish man in MosulAl-Bawaba
Business Standard -RTE.ie -Economic Times
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Closing arguments set in former Va. governor trial - seattlepi.com

Google - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 03:07

Philly.com

Closing arguments set in former Va. governor trial
seattlepi.com
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Closing arguments are scheduled in the public corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen. Prosecutors and defense lawyers will sum up the case for the jury Friday. The five-week trial featured the ...
Lawyers in McDonnell corruption case to present closing argumentsTriCities.com
Debate Over Jury Instructions at Ex-Governor's TrialNew York Times
Testimony wraps up in former Va. governor trialThe Herald-News
WTMA
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Syrian refugees top 3 million, half of all Syrians displaced: UN - Times of India

Google - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 02:13

Times of India

Syrian refugees top 3 million, half of all Syrians displaced: UN
Times of India
GENEVA: Three million Syrian refugees will have registered in neighbouring countries as of Friday, an exodus that began in March 2011 and shows no sign of abating, the United Nations said. The record figure is one million refugees more than a year ago, ...
Syrian Refugees Surpass 3 Million, UN SaysNew York Times
Syria conflict: UN says more than 3m have fled warBBC News
Syria Refugees: 3 Million Have Fled Conflict, Says UN Refugee AgencyInternational Business Times
RT -seattlepi.com
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Papua New Guinea volcano erupts, locals evacuate - Omaha World-Herald

Google - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 02:08

ABC News

Papua New Guinea volcano erupts, locals evacuate
Omaha World-Herald
In this photo taken and released by Jason Tassell, a huge smoke billows from Mt. Tavurvu after an eruption in Kokopo, east New Britain, Papua New Guinea, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. A volcanic eruption on Papua New Guinea has led to nearby communities ...
Volcanic eruption forces flights through Asia to re-routeThe Queensland Times
Villages evacuated as PNG volcano explodes, spews ash into airThe Australian
Papua New Guinea volcano eruptsDelhi Daily News
swissinfo.ch -The Phuket News
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Pak police file murder case vs PM Sharif, Shahbaz - Press Trust of India

Google - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 02:07

Pak police file murder case vs PM Sharif, Shahbaz
Press Trust of India
Lahore, Aug 28 (PTI) Pakistani police today finally registered a murder case against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his brother Shahbaz, key cabinet members and senior officials for their role in the killing of 14 supporters of Tahir-ul Qadri here, meeting a major ...

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US colleges screen some students for Ebola - Fox News

Google - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 02:06

Fox News

US colleges screen some students for Ebola
Fox News
Aug 21, 2014: Dr. Robert Palinkas, director of the McKinley Health Center at the University of Illinois, poses in an exam room in Urbana, Ill. (AP). BUFFALO, N.Y. – College students from West Africa may be subject to extra health checks when they arrive to ...
Country Confusion Keeps Ebola-Fearing Tourists Out of AfricaBloomberg
Ebola epidemic is still accelerating, WHO saysBoston Globe
Ebola in mind, US colleges screen some studentsBusinessweek
Xinhua -euronews -New York Daily News
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In first, memorial will be open on night of 9/11 - Chron.com

Google - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 01:34

In first, memorial will be open on night of 9/11
Chron.com
FILE- In this Sept. 10, 2013 file photo, the Tribute in Light rises above buildings during a test in New York. While the plaza at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum will be closed to the public, during the September 11 commemoration ceremony ...

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Execution drugs killed inmate, autopsy says - Tampabay.com

Google - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 01:26

USA TODAY

Execution drugs killed inmate, autopsy says
Tampabay.com
An Oklahoma death row inmate who writhed, moaned and clenched his teeth before he was pronounced dead about 43 minutes after his execution began succumbed to the lethal drugs he was administered, not a heart attack, after the state's prisons chief ...
Autopsy doesn't say why Oklahoma inmate writhedKFBB NewsChannel 5

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BC tour bus crashes on Coquihalla Highway, 56 injured, 6 critically - CBC.ca

Google - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 01:16

CBC.ca

BC tour bus crashes on Coquihalla Highway, 56 injured, 6 critically
CBC.ca
Fifty-six people have been injured, several critically, in a tour bus crash on the Coquihalla Highway, 30 kilometres south of Merritt, B.C.. Police initially said the tour bus was heading from the Okanagan Valley to the Vancouver area when it hit a median and ...
'It's a big mess': Coquihalla tour bus crash south of Merritt injures nearly 60The Province
Tour bus crash on BC highway leaves dozens injured, six criticallyNational Post
Asian Tourists Injured in Canada Bus CrashABC News
The Globe and Mail -Surrey Leader
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Record 3m Syrian refugees in 'biggest-ever crisis' - ITV News

Google - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 01:02

ITV News

Record 3m Syrian refugees in 'biggest-ever crisis'
ITV News
The total number of refugees created by ongoing fighting in Syria has reached a record three million, United Nations' refugee body says. More than half of all displaced Syrians are children. Credit: Reuters. Almost half of all Syrians have now been displaced ...

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[Proteostasis] Need proteasomes? Make some!

Science Magazine EC - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 00:00
<?xml version="1.0"?> Cells need to clear out damaged proteins, or they age and become unhealthy. To do this, cells use tiny protein-destroying machines called proteasomes. Building these proteasomes is – [Read More]

[Human Behavior] Incentives work on economists, too!

Science Magazine EC - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 00:00
<?xml version="1.0"?> Editors treasure prompt and informative referees. Chetty et al. show that modest psychological and economic nudges can speed up how rapidly referees return their reviews without – [Read More]

[Physics] Eliminating the effects of the pesky bulk

Science Magazine EC - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 00:00
<?xml version="1.0"?> A material's imperfections can greatly influence how well it conducts electricity. Theoretical physicists have, however, come up with the concept of topological insulators (TIs): materials – [Read More]

[Geophysics] Making mantle melt analogs more accurate

Science Magazine EC - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 00:00
<?xml version="1.0"?> Glasses, which can be thought of as “frozen” liquids, often are used as a proxy to study the properties of silicate melts in Earth's mantle. Glasses can be studied at temperatures and – [Read More]

[Innate Immunity] Cleaving RNA dials down inflammation

Science Magazine EC - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 00:00
<?xml version="1.0"?> The immune system detects viruses when viral nucleic acids bind protein receptors in immune cells. But what keeps these receptors from reacting to the host cells' own nucleic acids – [Read More]

[Social Science] Moving from one novelty to the next

Science Magazine EC - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 00:00
<?xml version="1.0"?> Life would be boring if things were always the same. Tria and colleagues explore whether novelties—discoveries of things new to us—are independent of each other or whether one novelty lea – [Read More]

[Infectious Disease] Seals infected early Americans with TB

Science Magazine EC - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 00:00
<?xml version="1.0"?> How did Mycobacterium tuberculosis, which causes tuberculosis (TB), first infect humans? Microbial DNA from 1000-year-old Peruvian mummies suggests that seals may have spread – [Read More]

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