Posts Tagged 'news'

Speedskating Probe Finds No Pattern of Abuse

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Orioles Beat Rangers, Cardinals Take Wild-Card Win

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Chipper Jones of the Atlanta Braves acknowledges the crowd before his last at-bat against the St. Louis Cardinals during the National League Wild Card Game Friday in ...</p><a class=Continue Reading →

U.K Extradites Suspected Terrorists To U.S.

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Abu Hamza al-Masri leads prayers in London in 2004. He and four other terrorism suspects have been extradited to the U.S. after their yearslong battles to avoid ...</p><a class=Continue Reading →

Not Everyone In Spain Eager To Wager On EuroVegas

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Spaniards protest the construction of the EuroVegas gambling complex at Puerta del Sol in Madrid last month.
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Romney, Obama Far Apart On Closing Budget Gap

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President Obama and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney finish their debate at the University of Denver on Wednesday.
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No One Trusts China’s Unemployment Rate

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Ask an economist like Eswar Prasad, who used to be the China guy at the Intentional Monetary Found, “So, do you know, what’s the unemployment rate in China?”

And he’ll answer, “We don’t.”

The official unemployment rate, put out by the government, Prasad says, is 6.5 percent. “But that number has no credibility at all.” He’s not the only dubious one.

“The unemployment rate in China is one of the most useless and ridiculous statistics out there,” says macroeconomic researcher Arthur Kroeber, with ...

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Swing State Debate Watchers Give First Round To Romney, And Lehrer The Loss

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Kim Deal (left) and Connie Moser, at Deal's house in Occoquan, Va.
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Romney Goes On Offense, Pays For It In First Wave Of Fact Checks

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In their first of three debates, President Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney “traded barbs” and stretched some facts, say the nonpartisan watchdogs at PolitiFact.com.

Similarly, the researchers at the Annenberg Public Policy Center’s FactCheck.org found examples of truth-stretching by both men.

Overall, it was a debate packed with facts, a wonk’s delight. From the very first remarks, with President Obama saying 5 million jobs have been created in the private sector over the last 30 months, the ...

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Five Takeaways From The First Presidential Debate

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Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney and President Obama talk after the first presidential debate at the University of Denver on Wednesday.
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A Poll’s Query About Partisan Bias Of Pollsters Finds The Tilt Is With Voters

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Syria, Running Low On Friends, Angrily Sheds Another

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Palestinian Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal was a close ally of Syria and lived in the ...</p><a class=Continue Reading →

Vitamin D No Help For Colds

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