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Woman sues berry maker for giving her hepatitis A – natmonitor.com

Hepatitis A outbreaks in the U.S. are relatively rare. An Arizona woman, Karen Echard, is suing Townsend Farms, maker of the frozen berry blend recently implicated in a hepatitis A outbreak, MyFox Phoenix reports. At risk of losing her job, facing…

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Nelson Mandela in hospital as South Africans pray – BBC News

8 June 2013 Last updated at 23:25 ET Nelson Mandela has suffered repeated bouts of pneumonia Former South African President Nelson Mandela is spending a second night in hospital where he is being treated for a lung infection. Doctors say…

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Want more time off? Some employers let you buy it – Grand Island Independent

Posted: Sunday, June 9, 2013 3:50 am | Updated: 5:13 am, Sun Jun 9, 2013. Want more time off? Some employers let you buy it Associated Press | Want more time off work to hang out at the beach? Need…

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Leaked Windows Phone screenshots reveal notification center, UI changes, and … – The Verge

Microsoft has previously admitted it on a Windows Phone notification center, but it looks like the company is testing early future versions of Windows Phone with this feature in place. A Reddit user has posted a series of screenshots from…

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Featured Story Drones and the New Vision of War Fred Kaplan – MIT Technology Review

Editor’s Note: This story relies upon anonymous sources who could not have spoken on the record without prosecution or other serious repercussions. The author revealed their identities to MIT Technology Review. The unmanned aerial vehicle—the “drone,” the very emblem of…

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B’s-Hawks: Let the Stanley Cup Finals begin – Boston Herald

The Bruins got their opponent last night and the NHL got an Original Six special for the Stanely Cup finals. The Chicago Blackhawks beat the LA Kings, 4-3, in overtime last night to earn the right to face the Bruins.…

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Hidden Wildfires Taking Big Toll on Amazon Rainforest – Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Researchers for the first time mapped the extent and frequency of understory fires across a study area (green) spanning 1.2 million square miles (3 million square kilometers) in the southern Amazon forest. Fires were widespread across the forest frontier during…

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Paris Jackson: Judge orders inquiry – BBC News

9 June 2013 Last updated at 08:06 ET Paris Jackson was taken to hospital on Thursday A judge overseeing the guardianship of Michael Jackson’s children has ordered an inquiry into Paris Jackson’s wellbeing after she attempted to kill herself earlier…

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Where Are the Jobs Today? – Fox Business

This transcript is automatically generated While today’s jobs report may not be a game changer for the Fed’s upcoming policy decision it did cause our next guest is significantly cut. He’s year and unemployment rate forecast joining us now. –…

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Avandia’s Future Still Bleak? – MedPage Today

Register Today Earn Free CME Credits by reading the latest medical news in your specialty. Sign Up 39707 By Kristina Fiore, Staff Writer, MedPage Today Published: June 07, 2013 An FDA panel recommendation to loosen restrictions on the controversial diabetes drug…

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