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  • Final Glance: Railroad companies

    Shares of some top railroad companies were down at the close of trading: CSX fell $.34 or 1.1 percent, to $31.72. Canadian National Railway Co. fell $1.07 or 1.5 percent, to $72.11. Canadian Pacific Railway ...

  • Nasdaq stocks posting largest percentage decreases

    A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on Nasdaq at the close of trading: Ascena Retail Group fell 16.8 percent to $13.75. VOXX International Corp. fell 11.3 percent to $9.45. Tesaro Inc. fell 9.0 ...

  • 8 big problems with iOS 8
    8 big problems with iOS 8

    Following reports of adoption that has been slower than iOS 7 last year or even iOS 6 in 2012, Apple failed to mention any iOS 8 download numbers when announcing rec0rd-breaking iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus sales on Monday morning. The omission was a bit odd considering Apple announced first-week iOS 7 download figures in 2013, and it suggests the adoption rate indeed hasn’t been terribly impressive thus far. Why are people waiting? Is it a lack of exciting new features? After all, iOS 7 was a huge deal because it featured a completely revamped user interface. Of course, it could also be that people who have updated to iOS 8 have sometimes had some pretty substantial complaints, and they’re advising

  • U.S. officials: Terrorist group was nearing attack
    U.S. officials: Terrorist group was nearing attack

    President Barack Obama's decision to order airstrikes against an al-Qaida cell in Syria known as the Khorasan Group was based on intelligence suggesting that the group was close to carrying out a terror plot against the U.S. or Europe, administration officials said Tuesday.

  • Arizona fugitive captured after months on run
    Arizona fugitive captured after months on run

    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A former personal trainer who broke free from an Arizona jail by hoisting himself atop a basketball hoop and pulling apart a security fence is back in custody after months on the run, authorities said Tuesday.

  • Putin warns Ukraine against implementing EU deal -letter
    Putin warns Ukraine against implementing EU deal -letter

    By Robin Emmott BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Moscow will curtail Ukraine's access to vital Russian markets if Kiev implements any part of a trade agreement with the European Union, President Vladimir Putin warned in a letter, toughening his stance on a deal at the center of East-West tensions. In a letter to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, seen by Reuters on Tuesday, Putin warned that even changing national legislation to prepare for the EU-Ukraine trade deal, known as the association agreement, would trigger an immediate response from Moscow. ...

  • Islamic State redeploys fighters towards Kurdish areas-Kurdish armed group
    Islamic State redeploys fighters towards Kurdish areas-Kurdish armed group

    BEIRUT (Reuters) - Islamic State fighters are redeploying from areas hit in U.S.-led air strikes towards Kurdish-controlled territory in Syria, the main Syrian Kurdish armed group said on Tuesday. It also urged air strikes on Islamic State fighters attacking the town of Kobani. Redur Xelil, speaking to Reuters via the Internet, said the redeployment of Islamic State fighters could put more pressure on the Kurdish fighters defending Kobani, also known as Ayn al-Arab, from an Islamic State offensive that has already forced more than 130,000 Syrian Kurds to flee to Turkey. ...

  • 'Duck Dynasty' Dad Approves Sadie Robertson's 'Dancing With the Stars' Outfits
    'Duck Dynasty' Dad Approves Sadie Robertson's 'Dancing With the Stars' Outfits

    Dance partner Mark Ballas says her outfits are "very appropriate, and it’s always going to be comfortable"

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