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The top films at the North American box office

LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK - Following are the top 10 movies at North American box offices for the three days starting July 11, led by "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes," according to studio estimates compiled by Reuters.

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6 hrs ago | The Raw Story

YouTube goes Hollywood: Online video service to produce original premium content

YouTube has embarked on a new round of discussions with Hollywood and independent producers to fund premium content, two sources with knowledge of the talks told Reuters, a move that could bolster a three-year-old multimillion-dollar effort that has had mixed success so far.

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Related Topix: Marketing, Amazon

7 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

Casino workers fear bleak future

A view from the boardwalk of several casinos in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Atlantic City, which once held a lucrative East Coast gambling monopoly, has fallen hard.

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Related Topix: New Jersey, Atlantic City, NJ

12 hrs ago | New York Daily News

Children for sale, cheap

When Frankea Dabbs abandoned her baby girl on a New York subway platform last week, it was all so sadly retro.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Opinion

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Watersblogged

Gaza death toll

Source: www.buenosairesherald.com --- Saturday, July 12, 2014Israel has rushed an eighth missile interceptor battery into service to counter stronger-than-expected rocket fire from Gaza as the military pounded positions in the Palestinian enclave for a fifth day, killing 15 people.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Explosion

Daily Kos

Agreement on Afghan Election

Newspapers are reporting a U.S.-mediated agreement to solve the election crisis in Afghanistan.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

West Australian

Shire seeks AbbVie bid of close to 53 pounds per share - sources

Shire, which on Friday confirmed it has met with AbbVie to discuss a takeover, had asked AbbVie to sweeten its offer to close to 53 pounds per share in order to get blessing from the Dublin-based maker of drugs for rare diseases, the people said.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Arthritis, Health

Russia Taday

Argentina not negotiating multimillion debt, say holdout creditors

A key holdout creditor in dispute with Argentina over a massive, decade-old sovereign debt dispute said the country is not committed to negotiating following five hours of meetings in New York.

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TheStreet.com

5 New Signs the U.S. Consumer Is Still Struggling

NEW YORK -- A full week removed from a stronger-than-anticipated employment report for June and ahead of the pivotal back-to-school selling season, there are signs the U.S. consumer is struggling more than believed.

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Related Topix: TheStreetcom, Media, TheStreet, Computers, Food, Hain Celestial Group Inc The

JAM! Showbiz

Tommy Ramone, last original member of The Ramones, dies

Musician Tommy Ramone lends his support in the "Save CBGB" campaign in New York on August 1, 2005.

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Related Topix: Punk, The Ramones, Hungary, World News, Queens, NY, New York, NY

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Switched

Cigarette Giants In Talks For Merger

This file photo made Oct. 21, 2009, shows Camel cigarettes, a Reynolds American brand, in Philadelphia.

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Related Topix: Tobacco, Altria Group, Smoking, Medicine, Health, New York

Reuters

Argentines, bond holdouts seen emerging from NY meeting: witness

Argentine officials and representatives for the holdout investors it has battled for years over its catastrophic 2002 default were seen emerging from the offices of a court-appointed mediator in New York on Friday, according to a Reuters witness.

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Tehran Times

U.S. court rules Iran pay for Beirut bombing

TEHRAN A U.S. appeals court on Wednesday ruled that $1.75 billion in Iranian funds be turned over to families of the victims of the 1983 bombings of a Marine barracks in Beirut, Reuters reported.

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Related Topix: Second Circuit Court of Appeals, US News

The Washington Post

CME/Thomson Reuters Chosen to Run Replacement for Silver Fix

CME Group Inc. and Thomson Reuters Corp. will run the replacement for the 117-year-old silver- fixing benchmark that's ending in August, the London Bullion Market Association said.

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Related Topix: Hospital Administration, Thomson, Media, Medicine, Triad Hospitals, Computers, IT Services, Healthcare Industry, Investment Services, Chicago Mercantile Exchange Holdings, Bloomberg LP, Banking, Financial Services, Deutsche Bank AG

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Commerzbank may pay $600 mln-$800 mln to settle U.S. probe - sources

Germany's second-biggest bank Commerzbank AG is expected to pay $600 million to $800 million to resolve investigations into its dealings with Iran and other countries under U.S. sanctions, sources familiar with the matter said, Reuters reported.

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Related Topix: Iran, Middle East

TheStreet.com

China Exports Rise 7.2% in June but Still Miss Estimates

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Related Topix: Mozilla, TheStreetcom, Media, TheStreet, Computers

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

US returns stolen dinosaur haul to Mongolia

Two Gallimimus dinosaur skeletons on display during a repatriation ceremony at the US Attorney's Office in New York.

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Related Topix: Prison, Dinosaur, Science, Paleontology

The Daily Star

Israel intensifies Gaza onslaught

Relatives of eight Palestinian members from al-Haj family, who medics said were killed in an early morning air strike that destroyed at least two homes, mourn during their funeral in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip July 10, 2014.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories,

Reuters

UPDATE 2-General Electric picks partners for GE9X engine on Boeing 777X

General Electric Co said on Thursday it picked France's Safran SA, Japan's IHI Corp and Germany's MTU Aero Engines AG to work on the GE9X engine that will power Boeing Co's new 777X aircraft.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft, General Electric, Financial Services, Aerospace-Defense

Iol.co.za

Rand eases as industry, mining contract

Manufacturing output for May contracted by 3.7 percent year-on-year, more than double what economists polled by Reuters had predicted.

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