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Experts downplay MERS crisis; S. Korea records 14th death
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Published in 13-6-2015
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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) Experts from the World Health Organization and South Korea on Saturday downplayed concerns about the MERS virus spreading further within the country, which recorded its 14th death and a dozen new infections, but said it was premature to declare the outbreak over. After a weeklong review of the outbreak of Middle East respiratory syndrome, the panel of experts told a news ...>>
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Officials say deeply personal information in hackers' hands
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Published in 13-6-2015
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WASHINGTON (AP) Deeply personal information submitted by U.S. intelligence and military personnel for security clearances mental illnesses, drug and alcohol use, past arrests, bankruptcies and more is in the hands of hackers linked to China, officials say. Regarding the hack of standard personnel records announced last week, two people briefed on the investigation disclosed Friday that as many ...>>
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Indonesia's Mount Sinabung unleashes new powerful burst
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Published in 13-6-2015
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More than 2,700 people from villages within the danger zone of 7 kilometers (4.4 miles) from the crater have been evacuated to temporary shelters. Mount Sinabung is among about 130 active volcanoes in Indonesia, which is prone to seismic upheaval due to its location on the Pacific "Ring of Fire," an arc of volcanoes and fault lines encircling the Pacific Basin.
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VA moving to extend benefits to some Air Force reservists
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Published in 13-6-2015
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WASHINGTON (AP) Reversing a long-held position, the Department of Veterans Affairs now says Air Force reservists who became ill after being exposed to Agent Orange residue while working on planes after the Vietnam War should be eligible for disability benefits. If the White House Office of Management and Budget approves the change, it would be the first time the VA had established a special cate ...>>
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Southern California city reopens beach after tar cleanup
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Published in 6-6-2015
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(AP) The Southern California port city of Long Beach has reopened a 4-mile stretch of beach closed since midweek, when tar balls from an unknown source washed ashore. Authorities worried the substance could cause skin irritation or other health effects.
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Private lab says listeria found in Alabama-made Blue Bell
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Published in 6-6-2015
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The man's wife sent the half-gallon container of ice cream to Kappa Laboratories of Miami, and it tested positive for listeria, said Marler, who shared a copy of the report with The Associated Press. The company issued a national recall after the company's ice cream was linked to 10 listeria illnesses in four states, and three deaths in Kansas. A spokeswoman for the U.S. Centers for Di ...>>
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At G-7, Japan's energy plan is not all that green
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Published in 6-6-2015
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Solar and wind power generation are too unstable and costly to provide more than marginal power generation capacity, especially given the need to extend power grids from major cities like Tokyo to more remote areas considered most suitable for wind power, he says. Japan's long-term energy plan is evolving and actual trends will depend on various factors, including nuclear plant restarts, the ...>>
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American Samoa dialysis clinic reopens after 2-day closure
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Published in 6-6-2015
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PAGO PAGO, American Samoa (AP) American Samoa's only dialysis clinic has reopened after a product recall forced it to close for two days. Tafiti said three dialysis patients admitted themselves to the emergency room early Friday afternoon, and they were the first to get treatment when the clinic opened. [...] Friday, there were no other options for dialysis patients on the island with a po ...>>
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Netflix to expand into Italy, Portugal in October
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Published in 6-6-2015
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(AP) Netflix will debut in Italy and Portugal in October as the Internet video service accelerates its international expansion. The company ended March with 62 million subscribers worldwide, including 41 million customers in U.S. The service, which streams movies and TV shows over high-speed Internet connections, costs $9 per month in the U.S. Prices vary in other parts of the world.
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Southern California city reopens beach after tar cleanup
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Published in 6-6-2015
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(AP) The Southern California port city of Long Beach has reopened a 4-mile stretch of beach closed since midweek, when tar balls from an unknown source washed ashore. Authorities worried the substance could cause skin irritation or other health effects.
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Private lab says listeria found in Alabama-made Blue Bell
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Published in 6-6-2015
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The man's wife sent the half-gallon container of ice cream to Kappa Laboratories of Miami, and it tested positive for listeria, said Marler, who shared a copy of the report with The Associated Press. The company issued a national recall after the company's ice cream was linked to 10 listeria illnesses in four states, and three deaths in Kansas. A spokeswoman for the U.S. Centers for Di ...>>
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At G-7, Japan's energy plan is not all that green
Technology
Published in 6-6-2015
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Solar and wind power generation are too unstable and costly to provide more than marginal power generation capacity, especially given the need to extend power grids from major cities like Tokyo to more remote areas considered most suitable for wind power, he says. Japan's long-term energy plan is evolving and actual trends will depend on various factors, including nuclear plant restarts, the ...>>
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American Samoa dialysis clinic reopens after 2-day closure
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Published in 6-6-2015
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PAGO PAGO, American Samoa (AP) American Samoa's only dialysis clinic has reopened after a product recall forced it to close for two days. Tafiti said three dialysis patients admitted themselves to the emergency room early Friday afternoon, and they were the first to get treatment when the clinic opened. [...] Friday, there were no other options for dialysis patients on the island with a po ...>>
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Netflix to expand into Italy, Portugal in October
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Published in 6-6-2015
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(AP) Netflix will debut in Italy and Portugal in October as the Internet video service accelerates its international expansion. The company ended March with 62 million subscribers worldwide, including 41 million customers in U.S. The service, which streams movies and TV shows over high-speed Internet connections, costs $9 per month in the U.S. Prices vary in other parts of the world.
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California beaches reopen after goo cleanup
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Published in 30-5-2015
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(AP) Seven miles of Southern California beach shut down for three days by an invasion of oily goo were reopened Friday evening after health officials declared the sand and water safe following a cleanup. The stretch of Los Angeles County coastline from Manhattan Beach to Redondo Beach was opened at 6:30 p.m. after crews collected the last of some 40 cubic yards of oily tar balls that began washi ...>>
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