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Apple wins dismissal of lawsuit over MacBook logic boards

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  • May 04, 2016
Apple Inc won the dismissal on Thursday of a lawsuit accusing it of defrauding consumers by selling MacBook laptop computers that contained "logic boards" it knew were defective, and which routinely failed within two years.U.S. District Judge William A...
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Art detective says female and male model used for Mona Lisa face

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  • Apr 26, 2016
FLORENCE, Italy Mona Lisa's enigmatic smile draws millions of viewers from across the world, all eager to see the art world's most famous female face. But is it?An Italian art detective is arguing that research backs his long-standing claim that Leonar...
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Canadian oil production trickles back as wildfire threat eases

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  • May 11, 2016
EDMONTON, Alberta Oil sands companies around the Canadian energy center of Fort McMurray began to restart operations on Tuesday after an out-of-control wildfire forced a week-long shutdown.Top provincial and industry officials said production in much o...
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Apple wins dismissal of lawsuit over MacBook logic boards

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  • Jun 08, 2016
Apple Inc won the dismissal on Thursday of a lawsuit accusing it of defrauding consumers by selling MacBook laptop computers that contained "logic boards" it knew were defective, and which routinely failed within two years.U.S. District Judge William A...
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U.S. Supreme Court rejects appeal in shareholder suit against BP

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  • May 03, 2016
WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined a request from shareholders seeking to revive their class action lawsuit against BP claiming the British oil company misrepresented its safety procedures prior to the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.Th...
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Hello Kitty restaurant opens in Shanghai

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  • Apr 12, 2016
SHANGHAI - - Mainland China's first official Hello Kitty-themed restaurant has opened its doors to customers in Shanghai, serving a variety of food with the famed kitten character’s designs.Hello Kitty Bistro Bianco comes after the opening of Hong Ko...
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Rice sculpture: Taiwan artist gets granular with president elect

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  • Apr 22, 2016
TAIPEI A Taiwan artist has refused to see the big picture and instead captured the likeness of president-elect Tsai Ing-wen, to celebrate her inauguration next month, on a single grain of rice.Chen Forng-Shean, who has also sculpted the face of China's...
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Singer Bryan Adams cancels Mississippi show to protest same-sex law

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  • Feb 01, 2016
Canadian singer Bryan Adams has canceled a show in Mississippi this week to protest a new state law that lets people with religious objections deny services to same-sex couples, the rocker said in a statement. "I cannot in good conscience perform in a ...
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Hornets push Heat to the brink with Game Five win

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  • Apr 28, 2016
(The Sports Xchange) - Courtney Lee did it again. From virtually the same spot on the floor and for the second game in a row, Lee grabbed a crucial long rebound off the offensive boards.This time, Lee went back up and drained a 3-pointer with 28.9 seco...
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Apple wins dismissal of lawsuit over MacBook logic boards

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  • Apr 14, 2016
Apple Inc won the dismissal on Thursday of a lawsuit accusing it of defrauding consumers by selling MacBook laptop computers that contained "logic boards" it knew were defective, and which routinely failed within two years.U.S. District Judge William A...
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