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U.S. economy to slow in coming months, gauge shows

May 17th, 2007 11:51 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK - A gauge of future economic activity showed the U.S. economy will slow in coming months, reversing recent gains and suggesting higher gas prices and a sluggish construction industry are beginning to take their toll.

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Money Rates, May 18, 2007

May 17th, 2007 11:51 pm by Staff Report

NEW YORK - Money rates for Thursday.

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Amex, May 18, 2007

May 17th, 2007 11:51 pm by Staff Report

NEW YORK - Sales, 4 p.m. price and net change of the most active American Stock Exchange issues, trading nationally at more than $1.

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NYSE, May 18, 2007

May 17th, 2007 11:51 pm by Staff Report

NEW YORK - Thursday's prices for NYSE listed most active stocks:

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Names in the News - May 18, 2007

May 17th, 2007 11:42 pm by Staff Report

LOS ANGELES - Paris Hilton won't appeal the 45-day jail term she was sentenced to earlier this month for violating probation, according to court documents filed Thursday.

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U.S.-Iran talks will give Tehran a chance for new relations with Iraq, U.S. ambassador says

May 17th, 2007 11:12 pm by Associated Press

BAGHDAD - Talks between the United States and Iran this month will be an opportunity for Tehran to enter a "whole new era" in relations with Iraq, but first it has to stop aiding Iraqi insurgent groups, the U.S. envoy leading the discussions said Thursda

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Portuguese police release Russian after questioning on missing girl

May 17th, 2007 11:12 pm by Associated Press

PRAIA DA LUZ, Portugal - The mother of a 4-year-girl who disappeared in Portugal marked the 14th day of the search for her daughter by attending a church service Thursday, and police released a local Russian computer expert questioned in connection with

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Study peeks at how normal brains grow, hints at key pre-puberty burst

May 17th, 2007 11:12 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - Can you get smarter than a fifth-grader? Of course, but new research suggests some of the brain's basic building blocks for learning are nearing adult levels by age 11 or 12.

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Study finds 25 countries block Web sites for political, other reasons

May 17th, 2007 11:12 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK - At least 25 countries around the world block Web sites for political, social or other reasons as governments seek to assert authority over a network meant to be borderless, according to a study out Friday.

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N.J. firefighters seek to quell smoldering remains of Pinelands fire

May 17th, 2007 11:12 pm by Associated Press

LITTLE EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J. - Unpredictable winds played tricks with firefighters trying to extinguish a once-massive wildfire, tamed the night before by a driving rain.

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