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Apple wins dismissal of lawsuit over MacBook logic boards

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  • Apr 01, 2016
Apple Inc won the dismissal on Thursday of a lawsuit accusing it of defrauding consumers by selling MacBook laptop computers that contained "logic boards" it knew were defective, and which routinely failed within two years.U.S. District Judge William A...
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Former first lady Nancy Reagan dies at 94

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  • Mar 07, 2016
Nancy Reagan, the former actress who was fiercely protective of husband Ronald Reagan through a Hollywood career, eight years in the White House, an assassination attempt and her husband's Alzheimer's disease, died on Sunday at age 94.The cause of deat...
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Apple wins dismissal of lawsuit over MacBook logic boards

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  • Apr 03, 2016
Apple Inc won the dismissal on Thursday of a lawsuit accusing it of defrauding consumers by selling MacBook laptop computers that contained "logic boards" it knew were defective, and which routinely failed within two years.U.S. District Judge William A...
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Brazil will make Olympics safe from Zika virus: WHO official

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  • Feb 24, 2016
BRASILIA World Health Organization (WHO) Director General Margaret Chan said on Tuesday Brazil is doing a good job tackling the Zika virus and ensuring that the Olympic games it will host in August will be safe for athletes and visitors.Chan said Brazi...
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Britain's Queen Elizabeth features with Obamas in light-hearted charity video

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  • May 03, 2016
LONDON Britain's Queen Elizabeth has appeared with U.S. President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle in a light-hearted video to promote a sporting event for injured British, American and allied military personnel. Prince Harry, the queen's grandson, l...
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Kerry Washington premieres 'Confirmation'

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  • Apr 04, 2016
Kerry Washington may be best known as political fixer Olivia Pope in ABC’s hit drama “Scandal,” but for her latest role, the actress explored the murky undertones of sexual harassment in U.S. politics in HBO film “Confirmation.”Washington pla...
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Graffiti artwork of drowned Aylan highlights refugees' plight

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  • Mar 14, 2016
A huge graffiti image of toddler Aylan Kurdi, pictures of whose dead body stirred global sympathy for migrants fleeing war and poverty, confronts motorists, pedestrians and river traveler in Frankfurt. Thousands of weekday commuters using the Main riv...
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Strong quake hits Japan, nuclear plants safe, two dead: media

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  • Apr 14, 2016
TOKYO An earthquake of magnitude 6 hit southwestern Japan on Thursday, bringing down some buildings, killing at least two people and injuring hundreds, local media said, but the nuclear regulator reported no problems at power plants.The initial tremor ...
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Overseas tourists visiting Portugal hit record in 2015

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  • Feb 16, 2016
LISBON A record number of foreign tourists stayed in Portuguese hotels last year, with the number surpassing 10 million visitors for the first time and boosting hotel revenues to nearly 2.5 billion euros ($2.8 billion), official data showed on Tuesday....
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Arkansas sheriff digs into clothing budget for fashion statement

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  • Mar 30, 2016
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. An Arkansas sheriff with a similar name to a Wild West legend has spent about half of his office's clothing budget to supply deputies in his mostly urban county with fashionable cowboy hats to top off their uniforms.Sheriff Doc Hollad...
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