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Ellen DeGeneres' selfie crashes Twitter

Posted: 03/03/2014 - Ellen DeGeneres' goal of setting a retweet record with her star-studded selfie was achieved before the Oscars telecast was even over.

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Kerry to meet with Ukrainian officials in Kiev

Posted: 03/02/2014 - A senior administration official says Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to the Ukrainian capital of Kiev Tuesday to meet with government officials.

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Google pledges $6.8M for San Francisco program

Posted: 02/28/2014 - Google is donating nearly $7 million to allow San Francisco to continue providing free bus and other transportation services to low-income city kids.

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US economy expanded at 2.4 percent in 4th quarter

Posted: 02/28/2014 - The U.S. economy grew at a 2.4 percent annual rate in the October-December quarter, significantly slower than first thought, reflecting slower consumer spending than initially estimated.

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Airline pilot shortage? Not clear, report says

Posted: 02/28/2014 - It's not clear there is a shortage of airline pilots even though regional airlines report difficulty over the past year in finding enough pilots to hire, according to a draft report by a government watchdog obtained by The Associated Press.

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Push for Web addresses in era of search, apps

Posted: 02/28/2014 - In the early days, you typed in a domain name address to reach a website. Then came the ability to reach websites directly through a search engine. The mobile era brought us phone apps for accessing services without either.

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Tokyo bitcoin exchange files for bankruptcy

Posted: 02/28/2014 - The Mt. Gox bitcoin exchange in Tokyo filed for bankruptcy protection, acknowledging that a significant amount of the virtual currency had gone missing.

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EBay founder defends plan to retain PayPal

Posted: 02/27/2014 - EBay's founder Pierre Omidyar is weighing in on billionaire investor Carl Icahn's claims that the company is not operating in the best manner for shareholder value.

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Yellen: Fed monitoring recent weaker economic data

Posted: 02/27/2014 - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen says some recent economic figures have pointed to weaker consumer spending than had been expected. She says the Fed will be watching to see whether the slowdown proves only a temporary blip.

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Muhammad Ali floats, stings and now tweets

Posted: 02/27/2014 - Before Cassius Clay fought Sonny Liston for the world heavyweight title, the Louisville boxer said he could "float like a butterfly, sting like a bee." Fifty years later, Muhammad Ali is using another winged creature, the blue Twitter bird, to reach his fans.

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Senate heads toward showdown vote on veterans bill

Updated: 02/27/2014 - A Democratic bill enhancing health care and other benefits for veterans is facing an uphill climb as the Senate approaches a showdown vote on the $21 billion legislation.

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US safety opens probe into GM recall response

Updated: 02/27/2014 - Federal investigators are looking into whether General Motors acted quickly enough to recall 1.6 million older-model small cars in a case linked to 13 deaths.

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