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Zuckerberg Uses Chinese to Tell Chinese He's Hiring - Bloomberg

Google - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 06:52

The Express Tribune

Zuckerberg Uses Chinese to Tell Chinese He's Hiring
Bloomberg
Facebook Inc. (FB) Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg told students at one of China's top universities -- in Mandarin -- that the company is looking to employ the country's best engineers. Facebook hired more than 20 students in China last month, ...
Facebook's Zuckerberg wages China charm offensive — in MandarinCapital FM Kenya
Mark Zuckerberg speaks Mandarin during Beijing Q&ATelegraph.co.uk
Facebook's Zuckerberg wages China charm offensiveThe Star Online

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Cashiers don't understand Apple Pay and it's totally adorable - Macworld

Google - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 06:45

Macworld

Cashiers don't understand Apple Pay and it's totally adorable
Macworld
Apple Pay is so easy to use it's almost not worth writing about. It's laughably fast and stupidly simple. So simple it's confusing the heck out of clerks and cashiers nationwide! Here's how it works: You walk up to the kind of payment terminal where you would ...

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End of an era: Microsoft drops Nokia brand for Lumia - Irish Independent

Google - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 06:25

Irish Independent

End of an era: Microsoft drops Nokia brand for Lumia
Irish Independent
Published 23/10/2014 | 11:24. 0 Comments; Share. Facebook · Twitter · Google · Email. The Nokia Oyj Lumia 1520 smartphone. Microsoft is to phase out the Nokia name. For many of us it's a name synonymous with mobile phones, but Microsoft is now ...
Nokia in $950 million Q3 profit on growing salesInquirer.net

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Wozniacki close to semis after Radwanska victory - Reuters

Google - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 06:18

Reuters

Wozniacki close to semis after Radwanska victory
Reuters
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki all but booked her place in the semi-finals of the WTA Finals with an impressive 7-5 6-3 win over Agnieszka Radwanska on Thursday. Showing no signs of fatigue after her exhausting three-set win over ...
CORRECTED-Williams on verge of year-end No. 1 ranking after Sharapova losesEurosport.com AU

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New Evidence in the Michael Brown Case Points Toward Officer Wilson's ... - The New Republic

Google - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 06:11

New Evidence in the Michael Brown Case Points Toward Officer Wilson's ...
The New Republic
More than two months have passed since Officer Darren Wilson shot and killed Michael Brown on the streets of Ferguson, Missouri—setting off confrontations between (mostly African-American) residents and (mostly white) police, and sparking a national ...

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Obama Is Too Cool for Crisis Management - Businessweek

Google - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 06:02

Businessweek

Obama Is Too Cool for Crisis Management
Businessweek
By the time President Obama gave in and appointed an Ebola czar on Oct. 17, the White House response to this latest national crisis had already run a familiar course: the initial assurance that everything was under control; the subsequent realization that it ...

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USDA brings indoor plumbing to Alaska village - Omaha World-Herald

Google - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 05:22

USDA brings indoor plumbing to Alaska village
Omaha World-Herald
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A remote Alaska Native village where only half the homes have indoor plumbing is among rural communities nationwide that will receive upgrades to rural water and wastewater systems with $352 million in grants and loans ...

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House Dem campaign arm spends almost $2M daily - news9.com KWTV

Google - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 05:16

House Dem campaign arm spends almost $2M daily
news9.com KWTV
By PHILIP ELLIOTT Associated Press. WASHINGTON (AP) - House Democrats' campaign arm spent nearly $1.8 million a day on average during the first half of this month. The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee said it raised $8.8 million ...

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Watergate Lessons: Bob Woodward and Ben Bradlee on the pressures of ... - Fox News

Google - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 05:10

Fox News

Watergate Lessons: Bob Woodward and Ben Bradlee on the pressures of ...
Fox News
The Watergate story has been told so many times—and again now in the wake of Ben Bradlee's death—that it has hardened into myth. A conversation with Bob Woodward yesterday reminded me of what a slog the actual reporting was, and how much the ...
Newseum highlights Ben Bradlee's history in newsWinona Daily News

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Activists: US-Led Airstrikes Killed 553 in Syria - Voice of America

Google - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 03:32

Voice of America

Activists: US-Led Airstrikes Killed 553 in Syria
Voice of America
Syrian activists say a month of U.S.-led airstrikes in Syria has killed 553 people, mostly militants from the Islamic State group and al-Qaida-linked Nusra Front. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Thursday the deaths include 464 ...
Airstrikes target oil filed in eastern SyriaMiamiHerald.com
US-led air strikes killed 553 fighters, 32 civilians in Syria: monitorReuters
US-led air strikes killed 553 fighters, 32 civilians in SyriaIrish Times
Haaretz -Jerusalem Post
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Modi visits Siachen, meets soldiers on Diwali - Times of India

Google - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 02:42

Times of India

Modi visits Siachen, meets soldiers on Diwali
Times of India
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday morning visited forward posts in the Siachen Glacier-Saltoro Ridge region, ahead of his scheduled visit to be with flood-hit people of J&K on Diwali. "It's my good fortune that I will be able to spend time ...
India's Modi meets troops in Diwali day Kashmir visitChannel News Asia
Separatist strike hits Kashmir ValleyBusiness Standard
PM Modi Makes Aerial Survey of Siachen, Says 'Stand Shoulder to Shoulder ...NDTV
Newstrack India -The Day After
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Pakistan attack kills eight on Quetta bus - BBC News

Google - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 02:26

BBC News

Pakistan attack kills eight on Quetta bus
BBC News
Eight people have been killed after gunmen opened fire on a bus carrying Shia Muslims in the Pakistani city of Quetta, officials say. A bus carrying members of the city's Hazara community was targeted outside a local vegetable market. Police told the AFP ...
Police: Gunmen kill 8 Shiite Muslims in PakistanBusinessweek
Eight Pakistani Shi'ites killed in sectarian attackDaily Mail
Nine killed in attack on bus in QuettaThe News International
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
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38-year-old Apple I computer auctioned for $905000 - Times of India

Google - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 02:26

Times of India

38-year-old Apple I computer auctioned for $905000
Times of India
One of the few remaining examples of Apple's first pre-assembled computer, Apple I, sold for $905,000 at an auction in New York on Wednesday, far outstripping expectations. The relic, which sparked a revolution in home computing, is thought to be one of ...

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Oscar's story 'was not the whole truth' - Steenkamps - Irish Independent

Google - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 02:26

Irish Independent

Oscar's story 'was not the whole truth' - Steenkamps
Irish Independent
The parents of Reeva Steenkamp have told how they do not believe Oscar Pistorius's account of the night he shot their daughter dead but accept the judge's decision to clear him of her murder. Share. Facebook · Twitter · Google · Email. Go To. Comments.

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Arbitrator says NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell must testify at Ray Rice ... - Fox News

Google - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 02:24

Fox News

Arbitrator says NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell must testify at Ray Rice ...
Fox News
October 8, 2014: NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during a news conference following a meeting of NFL owners and executives in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo). NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has been told to testify in Ray Rice's appeal ...
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell told to testify in Ray Rice caseLos Angeles Times
Judge tells Roger Goodell to testify in Ray Rice hearingWashington Post (blog)
Judge rules that Goodell will testify in Rice appealThe Seattle Times
NUjournal
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'White Bird in a Blizzard,' movie review - New York Daily News

Google - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 02:00

New York Daily News

'White Bird in a Blizzard,' movie review
New York Daily News
Having carried the mediocre smash “Divergent,” Shailene Woodley now uplifts another underwhelming teen thriller. This one's as tiny as that one was huge. The new movie's an admirable choice for a rising star, but an understandable one given Woodley's ...

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Razor blades; vials of blood: Angelina Jolie's idea of being 'romantic' - Emirates 24/7

Google - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 01:57

Emirates 24/7

Razor blades; vials of blood: Angelina Jolie's idea of being 'romantic'
Emirates 24/7
US actress Angelina Jolie poses on the terrace of a hotel in Shanghai during a press event on June 3, 2014. Jolie said that she was thrilled her latest film "Maleficent," a modern retelling of the life of Sleeping Beauty's arch-nemesis, had debuted at the top of ...
Jolie's ex-hubby explains 'crazy' marriage to actressANINEWS
Billy Bob Thornton explains 'vials of blood' he and Angelina Jolie woreLos Angeles Times

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Griffin and Paul lead Clippers over Suns 108-105 - Chron.com

Google - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 01:54

Griffin and Paul lead Clippers over Suns 108-105
Chron.com
Los Angeles Clippers guard Jared Cunningham, left, and Phoenix Suns guard Eric Bledsoe go after a loose during the first half of a preseason NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, in Los Angeles. Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin, ...

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GOP candidate Rob Astorino hits Andrew Cuomo hard on state economy ... - New York Daily News

Google - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 00:27

New York Daily News

GOP candidate Rob Astorino hits Andrew Cuomo hard on state economy ...
New York Daily News
Rob Astorino and Gov. Cuomo mixed it up in a nasty debate Wednesday — with the challenger suggesting the governor could face indictment and Cuomo accusing his opponent of fostering racial discrimination. Cuomo and Astorino, along with two minor ...
Cuomo Tangles With Astorino in Debate on Taxes, AbortionBusinessweek
Astorino vs. Cuomo provides test of willsBuffalo News
Tough talk in debateAlbany Times Union
NY1 -New York Times -NBC New York
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Brazil race hinges on fickle lower middle class - seattlepi.com

Google - Thu, 10/23/2014 - 00:13

seattlepi.com

Brazil race hinges on fickle lower middle class
seattlepi.com
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The political debate boiled in Lena's Salon in Rio's Cantagalo slum, as patrons argued about who should win Sunday's presidential election. In one corner, owner Lucia Helena Silva was loudly arguing for President Dilma Rousseff ...
Presidential Challenger in Brazil Forced to Carry On Without Lindsay Lohan's ...New York Times
Brazilian president leads among women, older votersFirstpost

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