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  1. Strong sales, but high abandonment for fitness trackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    Deepak Jayasimha's fitness tracker is now with his father-in-law in India, where it sits unused. Annabel Kelly foisted hers off on the kids.

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  2. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    On April 12, 1945, President Franklin D. Roosevelt died of a cerebral hemorrhage in Warm Springs, Georgia, at age 63; he was succeeded by Vice President Harry S. Truman. In 1606, England's King James I decreed the design of the original Union Flag, which combined the flags of England and Scotland.

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  3. Ala. man after death row: Prosecutors will 'answer to God'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    Anthony Ray Hinton, 58, spent half his life on Alabama's death row, sentenced to die for two 1985 murders that for decades he insisted he did not commit. Over 28 years, the outside world changed while Hinton spent his days largely in a 5-by-8-foot prison cell.

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  4. Eager crowd waits to hear Obama speak in BirminghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    Chemistry teacher Melody Kelley waited in line with her 8-year-old daughter, Kiara. Kelley said she wanted her daughter to see the president, but she had particular interest in his topic She said as a "working class human being" she occasionally has to turn to a payday loan to make ends meet.

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  5. Feds outline new rules on payday loansRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    Federal regulators on Thursday will outline a proposal to place limits on high-interest, short-term loans - the first step in the government's efforts to curb payday debt traps. The long-awaited rules drafted by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau would cover payday loans, vehicle title loans and high-cost installment loans.

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  6. FIU falls to UTEP after stunning C-USA tournament openRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    Riding high from a dramatic buzzer-beater finish that garnered national attention and lifted them to a thrilling win in the Conference USA tournament opener, the FIU Panthers hoped to recreate that same magic against UTEP in the quarterfinals. The Miners' offense exploded toward the end of the first half and led by as much as 23 points as the Panthers' season came to a close in an 83-71 loss Thursday afternoon.

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