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Jan 3, 2012

LATEST World News, Jan 03, 2012

Palestinians open new peace talks with a threat
Christian Science Monitor
With prospects for a breakthrough appearing dim, the Palestinian president threatened to take "new measures" against Israel at the end of the month. Nonetheless, Tuesday's meeting, in the presence of internationaldiplomats, marked the strongest chance ...
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Christian Science Monitor
Murray rusty in his first singles match of 2012
USA TODAY
To get the latest sports news from USA TODAY, including game results, columns and features, follow us on Twitter at @USATODAYSports. Murray hadn't played a singles match since he withdrew from the season-endingWorld Tour Finals at London with an ...
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NASA rings in New Year with prediction: World will not end in 2012
The State Column
The last big impact was 65 million years ago, and that led to the extinction of the dinosaurs. Today NASA astronomers are carrying out a survey called the Spaceguard Survey to find any large near-Earth asteroids long before they hit. ...
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Alltopics.com Offers Newest Hottest News on Cooking
San Francisco Chronicle (press release)
As of today Alltopics.com has pleased every chef by adding Cooking to instantly accessible topics that can be found every minute of every day on Alltopics.com, the number one news and information website on the World Wide Web. ...
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Guinness World Record 2012 Gamer's Edition Goes Mobile and Casual
WebProNews
NEW YORK – January 3rd, 2012 – The family that plays together definitely stays together… and probably catches them all! The newest edition of the “Video Game Bible” – Guinness World Records® 2012 Gamer's Edition – hits stores today with the most ...
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World news in brief
STLtoday.com
The 10-day naval maneuvers, scheduled to end today, were Iran's latest show of strength in the face of mounting international criticism over its nuclear program. Tehran has threatened to close the strait as potential retaliation for new US economic ...
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Today's Top Stories: Apple Mystery Event, Browser Wars
Mashable
Today, we're looking at three particularly interesting stories. Internet Explorer is still theworld's most popular browser, but it lost (together with Firefox) a chunk of its market share to Chrome, according to the latest data from StatCounter and ...
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Nation and World: Iran test-fires upgraded cruise missile
Fort Worth Star Telegram
The 10-day naval maneuvers, which are scheduled to end today, were Iran's latest show of strength in the face of mounting international criticism over its nuclear program. Tehran has threatened to close the strait as possible retaliation to new US ...
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Glovia International Inc. Announces Support for SQL Server 2012
MarketWatch (press release)
LOS ANGELES, Jan 03, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Glovia International Inc. (Glovia), a leading provider of ERP solutions for manufacturers, announced today that its next release of glovia G2, will support Microsoft SQL Server 2012. ...
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FTSE CLOSE: New Year rally on strong global factory data; UK manufacturing ...
This is Money
11.35: Factory data from across the world has brought positive surprisestoday, sending the Footsie 51.9 points higher to 5624.2. David Jones, chief market strategist at IG Index. said the latest manufacturing figures out of China, India and Australia ...
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2012 International CES SuperSession Features Best Buy's Brian Dunn
MarketWatch (press release)
ARLINGTON, Va., Jan 03, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)(R) today announced a dynamic SuperSession lineup as part of the 2012 International CES(R) conference program, which will feature technology and government ...
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Green Facts About New York's New One World Trade Center
ThomasNet Industrial News Room
Once the building is fully operation, it's expected to draw as much as 70 percent of its power from green energy: no small feat in a part of the world as densely populated as the New York metro area. Fuel cells. As of today, 12 United Technologies ...
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Kick Off the New Year Right With the Delicious New Baskin-Robbins BRight ...
PR Newswire (press release)
3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Baskin-Robbins, the world's largest chain of ice cream specialty shops, today introduced its first new flavor of the year and the latest addition to the BRight Choices® line, Berry Nut Honey Frozen Yogurt. ...
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Recent developments in US patent law
PhysicsToday.org
Under a pure first-to-file system like that used in most of the world, the definition of prior art is simple: It is everything that was publicly known before the filing date of an application. But in choosing to retain a grace period for disclosures, ...
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Android, iOS App Downloads Top 1 Billion Over Christmas Week
PCWorld
By Ian Paul, PCWorld Jan 3, 2012 7:03 AM Mobile app downloads skyrocketed during the week between Christmas and New Year's Day, totaling 1.2 billion cumulative downloads from the iOS App Store and Android Market, a mobile analytics firm estimates. ...
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Dubai - the essential events hub
Emirates 24/7
Today, I see it turning into an important film-making hub in the region.” Cruise's words serve as a cherry on top for the changing landscape in the meetings and events arena over the last 10 years, which has seen world-class entertainment acts, ...
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New tech trend for 2012 and beyond
Reuters
Homeowners would do the same -- much as they do in Europe and Japan today -- only on much larger scale. To date, Rifkin says the European Union and several African countries have committed to the plan. The EU has already mandated that 20 percent of its ...
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Today in Tech: Why HP's Touchpad was doomed to fail
Fortune
... of the world like Finland, Hong Kong, and Australia, likely due to the popularity of Facebook, Twitter, BlackBerry Messenger, and iMessage. (The New York Times) Don't miss the latest tech news. Sign up now to get Today in Tech emailed every morning.
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Republican Candidates Make Final Iowa Push Ahead of Caucuses
BusinessWeek
The six Republican candidates competing in the state made last-minute campaign stopstoday and appeared on local and national television and radio as they sought to build their turnout. “It's good to be among the clump at the top,” Romney said today on ...
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World War I: rarely covered on film
Los Angeles Times
This brilliant film has never lost its relevance, and it seems startlingly prescient today, when a new series of Arab revolts are roiling the Middle East. A few more movies deserve to join this list of memorable evocations of World War I. Weir's ...
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Los Angeles Times
Dec. manufacturing and Nov. construction spending rise
USA TODAY
The latest ISM survey showed that US factories should start 2012 strongly. Factories hired last month at the fastest pace since June, the survey found. A measure of new orders rose, a good sign for future output. And exports also increased last month, ...
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Vestas Cuts Sales Forecast for Second Time on Project Delays
BusinessWeek
In October, Aarhus, Denmark-based Vestas reduced its forecast to about 6.4 billion euros from 7 billion because of delays in boosting output from a new factory in Germany. Today, it said those delays were under control, though bad weather was holding ...
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New Orleans Saints get their due in 'Greatest Super Bowl Moments' DVD
NOLA.com
It's also a moment that gets significant screentime in the latest edition of NFL Films' "Greatest Super Bowl Moments," out on DVD today (Jan. 3). Chicago Bears William Perry goes over the Line to score a touchdown in Super Bowl XX in New Orleans as ...
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NOLA.com
Lindsey Vonn impressed by 16-year-old teammate
USA TODAY
By Roxanna Scott, USA TODAY Lindsey Vonn is a big fan of US teammate Mikaela Shiffrin, the 16-year-old who got her first World Cup podium in slalom last week. By Jeffrey Ufberg, Wire Image/Getty Lindsey Vonn, here leaving the "Late Show With David ...
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Amid bloodshed, Hamas prepares to leave Syria
Kyiv Post
The plan is the latest sign of change in the Islamic group amid the convulsions of the Arab Spring across the Middle East the past year. The uprisings have been a mixed blessing for Hamas. On one hand, allies like Syria are in trouble. ...
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Chavez's spending could boost Venezuela inflation
The Associated Press
2 at 15.8 percent as of October, though economists says Argentina's real rate may be at least double the latest government figure of 8.6 percent. Venezuela had the second-highest official inflation rate in the world as of November, surpassed only by ...
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Canon U.S.A. Announces New Executive Appointments
MarketWatch (press release)
LAKE SUCCESS, NY, Jan 03, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Canon USA, Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced two senior executive appointments. Joseph Warren has been appointed to senior vice president and general manager of Customer ...
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Latest DVDs, CDs, books: Jan. 3, 2012
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Rounding out today's theatrical releases: the National Geographic documentary "TheLast Lions" (PG), about Africa's vanishing lion population; and "I Am" (not rated), in which filmmaker Tom Shadyac ("Bruce Almighty") embarks on an spiritual odyssey to ...
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The National Team's New January
U.S. National Soccer Players
By J Hutcherson - WASHINGTON, DC (Jan 2, 2012) US Soccer Players -- National Team camp opens today in Phoenix, and with it a new set of expectations for the coaching staff. With head coach Jurgen Klinsmann stressing first choice since taking the job ...
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B/R MMA Official Rankings for January: Top 10 Bantamweights in MMA
Bleacher Report
With wins over Joachim Hansen, Joe Warren, Masakazu Imanari, and fights with Kid Yamamoto and Urijah Faber, Fernandes is definitely one of the top bantamweights around today. The second new inclusion on the list is the former WEC bantamweight champion, ...
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Bleacher Report
Orlando's newest attraction is full of hot air
Tucson Citizen
by USA Today Feed on Jan. 02, 2012, under USA Today News No, Toto, we're not in Kansas anymore – or the Emerald City, for that matter. The latest lure in Central Florida's Land of Make-Believe is what's being touted as the USA's largest hot-air ...
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Climate Change, Migration, and Conflict
Center For American Progress
The effects are already being felt today and will intensify as climate change worsens. All of the world's regions and nations will experience some of the effects of this transformational challenge. Here's just one case in point: African states are ...
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Center For American Progress
The Sound Of Silence: Resolving To Speak Out In 2012
Huffington Post
In this year alone, we bore witness to a series of man-made, catastrophic events in many corners of the world. Witness: Based on the latest available statistics, 6624 hate crimes occurred in the United States in 2010, motivated by race, religion, ...
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US stocks leap on first day of new year
NEWS.com.au
From: AP Investors sent stocks higher on the first trading day of 2012 following encouraging economic reports from the US and around the world. The Dow Jones industrial average closed up 180 points, or 1.5 per cent, at 12397 today. ...
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Cee-Lo Green, 'Imagine,' and news from around the world | Spectrum
By Stephen Snowder
Cee-Lo Green, 'Imagine,' and news from around the world. By Stephen Snowder. It's late. You're up. Take a break from taking a break and catch up on the latest news. Actualnews. Alleged arsonist arrested: Police today arrested a suspect in ...
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Body found on Queen Elizabeth II's country estate | 89.3 KPCC
By Eyder Peralta | NPR
Police guard the entrance to woods on Kings Avenue where human remains were found on New Year's Day in King's Lynn, England. Police say the female body ... "'We are at the very early stages of the investigation and it could be a complex inquiry,' Detective Chief Inspector Jes Fry said at a news conference today at the queen's Sandringham Estate in Norfolk, England. 'The circumstances ... a new calendar? In Syria, Arab League observers caught in crossfire · » More World News ...
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The world's best thinkers on business intelligence & data analytics ... Berkowitz, brand leaders such as Ekaterina Walter, Michael Pace, and Pam Johnston, and agency visionaries Steve Rubel, Mike Troiano, and Jonas Klit Nielsen in our free report on 2012 Social Marketing and New Media Predictions, to name just a few. ... Besides these top resources, today's marketers heavily rely on their Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook feeds to get to the top news and developments in our industry. ...
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Columbus Brought Syphilis Back From The New World
According to an article published in the current Yearbook of Physical Anthropology, newresearch is showing that the origin of Syphilis can be traced definitively ...
www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/239766.php
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