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  1. Tsipras Dares EU to Eject Greece as ECB Signals Route to SafetyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    Protesters hold a flag during an anti-austerity demonstration in support of the Greek government in Greece, on June 29, 2015. Photographer: Kostas Tsironis/Bloomberg The battle lines over Greece's future hardened as the country prepares to leave the protection of Europe's bailout regime and its citizens grapple with a new reality of capital controls.

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  2. Hedge Funds Wagering Greeks Will Vote Yes in Sunday's ReferendumRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. As the prospect of a Greek referendum on austerity measures sends global stock markets tumbling, some hedge-fund managers are brushing aside concerns that the Mediterranean country will cause a global calamity.

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  3. Chinese Stock Futures Rise on Government Support SpeculationRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    Chinese stock-index futures rose on speculation the government will introduce measures to boost equities after the benchmark index entered into a bear market. Futures on the CSI 300 Index expiring in July increased 0.6 percent to 4,081 as of 9:17 a.m. The Economic Observer reported the government is considering measures to stabilize the stock market including a reduction in stamp tax, while the finance ministry said it will allow the pension fund to invest in equities.

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  4. Australia's Iron Ore Exports to Surge 10% as Rinehart Jumps InRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    Iron ore exports from Australia will expand 10 percent next year, more than double the gain in 2015, as a new mine backed by billionaire Gina Rinehart ramps up supply, according to the government, which cut price forecasts. Shipments will increase to 824 million metric tons from 748 million tons in 2015, when exports were seen rising 4.3 percent on-year, the Department of Industry and Science said in a quarterly outlook on Tuesday.

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  5. Oil Holds Losses Below $60 as Nuclear Talks Set to Miss DeadlineRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    Futures were little changed in New York after falling 2.2 percent Monday amid concern financial turmoil in Greece will prompt its exit from the euro area. While a June 30 deadline for a nuclear accord with Iran is set to be missed, U.S. and European diplomats meeting in Vienna said a path to a comprehensive agreement can be reached within days.

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  6. Mick Davis's X2 Said to Be in Talks With Rio on Coal MinesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    The negotiations are at an early stage and any deal, which may fetch $2 billion to $4 billion, could take two months to finalize, said one of the people, who asked not to be identified because the talks are private. The Rio mines in New South Wales have positive cash flow, despite the current coal-price slump, the person said.

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  7. Rotatory ultrasound machiningRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Science, Industry and Business

    Device for machining with rotatory ultrasound-vibrations: Reduced tool wear, very fine surface roughness and only little feathering of workpieces prove the advantages of hybrid manufacturing processes such as ultrasound machining. A newly developed device for machining combined with rotatory ultrasound oscillations enables a low-wear and thus more efficient processing of high performance materials such as hard metal, ceramic and fiber-reinforced plastics, compared to conventional methods.

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  8. Vector Phase Tracking of GNSS carrier signalsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Science, Industry and Business

    GNSS enables the determination of positions by the help of a carrier phase with an accuracy down to some centimeters. The GNSS receivers typically determine the carrier phase by help of a phase locked loop continuously.

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  9. Review: Arnold (but little else) is back in 'Terminator'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    Thirty-one years and counting, and the Terminators keep rolling off the assembly line like new iPhones, upgraded with shape-shifting abilities, rebooted Sarah Conner assassination levels and, one presumes, better selfie cameras. "Terminator Genisys," directed by Alan Taylor , is the fifth entry in the series begun by James Cameron and a naked money grab aimed at rejuvenating a flagging franchise.

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  10. Microsoft sheds some of its ad business, mapping serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Crescent-News.com

    Microsoft is handing off some its digital advertising business to AOL and selling its street-image mapping operation to Uber, as the giant software company tries to focus on activities more relevant to its core business.

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  11. Now comes the SpaceX rocket whodunit: A complex mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield

    The rocket was carrying supplies to the International Spa... . The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon spacecraft lifts off from Space Launch Complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Fla., Sunday, June 28, 2015.

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  12. That's not an airplane in the western sky. It's Venus and JupiterRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    The two brightest plants in the sky - Venus and Jupiter - will appear so close together in the sky Tuesday night, observers will be able to cover both planets with their pinky finger held at arm's length. The two brightest plants in the sky - Venus and Jupiter - will appear so close together in the sky Tuesday night, observers will be able to cover both planets with their pinky finger held at arm's length.

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  13. A's co-owner Lew Wolff says team is not for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    Suggestions that Warriors' owner Joe Lacob is interested in buying the A's quickly reached the ear of A's co-owner Lew Wolff Monday. His response to that suggestion, originally reported by the San Francisco Chronicle, was that the A's aren't for sale.

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  14. Day in a pageRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Independent

    The West's determination not to offend its Sunni allies helps Isis and puts us all at risk, says Patrick Cockburn We want robots to do our drudge work, and to look enough like us for comfort.

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  15. US personnel agency takes system offline after hackRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Network World

    Problems for the U.S. Office of Personnel Management aren't letting up. The government agency said Monday it had suspended a system used for background checks after a security flaw was discovered in the Web-based app.

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  16. Microsoft adds midrange Surface Pro 3 with i7 chip, 128GB storageRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ITworld

    Microsoft has quietly added a new Surface Pro 3 to its retail lineup that's tailor made for people who want a little extra power at a middle-of-the-road price point. The new Surface Pro 3 has a 1.7GHz Intel Core i7 processor, 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage, and costs US$1,299.

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  17. Michiana farmers aren't the only ones dealing with flooding issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WSJV-TV South Bend

    Farming along the Illinois River is a livelihood for landowner Lori Myers. And one that is easily threatened if the river overflows into her family's fields.

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  18. New Market Research Report: Nano Dimensions, Inc. (LLFP) - Financial...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    The company invests in companies that use nanotechnology to solve critical problems and become global leaders in the life science, electronic and energy sectors. Nano Dimensions discovers new classes of medicines using a proprietary integrative approach to design superior drugs.

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  19. Shuttle Columbia debris collected in E. Texas goes on public display for first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler

    A new exhibit at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida memorializes the Space Shuttle Columbia, which broke apart over East Texas in 2003. The 2,000 square foot exhibit, housed at the Space Center's visitor complex, features the personal effects of crew members and recovered shuttle hardware from both the ill-fated Columbia tragedy and the 1986 Space Shuttle Challenger explosion.

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  20. Scandals Of Classic HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MetaFilter

    Gloria Swanson wasn't here to make friends. She wasn't "just like us." She didn't take out the garbage or "wear cotton" or go to the bathroom.

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