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Companies propose curbing junk food ads for kids

July 14th, 2011 5:00 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) The nation's largest food companies say they will cut back on marketing unhealthier foods to children, proposing their own set of advertising standards after rejecting similar guidelines proposed by the federal government.

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Network TV evening news ratings up across the board

July 13th, 2011 1:55 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK Viewership is up at the "CBS Evening News" since Scott Pelley took over as anchor in early June. Then again, the same can be said for his rivals.

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Coal industry lawyers blame mining-linked birth defects on inbreeding in Appalachia

July 13th, 2011 12:42 pm by staff report

A few weeks ago, a new study linking mountaintop removal coal mining with increased incidence of birth defects.

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Stocks jump as Federal Reserve chairman details possible stimulus

July 13th, 2011 11:52 am by Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) Stocks are jumping as the Federal Reserve chairman spells out ways that the central bank might act to stimulate the economy if the threat of deflation, or falling prices, comes back.Bernanke's remarks were far from an actual promise for mor

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Netflix raises rates, irks subscribers

July 13th, 2011 4:24 am by Associated Press

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OK to go: NFS may restart line

July 13th, 2011 3:55 am by Brad Hicks

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