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Apple wins dismissal of lawsuit over MacBook logic boards

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  • Mar 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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Global renewables grew at fastest rate on record in 2015: research

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  • Apr 07, 2016
LONDON Renewable energy generation capacity expanded by 8.3 percent last year to 1,985 gigawatts globally, the fastest annual rate on record, data from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) showed on Thursday.The strong growth was mainly du...
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Five works from Gurlitt art trove were looted by Nazis, task force finds

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  • Jan 23, 2016
BERLIN A task force set up by the German government to determine the ownership history of more than 1,500 art works discovered in 2012 has found that only five were wrongfully taken from Jews, drawing criticism from Jewish groups.German tax inspectors ...
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Judge dismisses Pennsylvania woman's lawsuit against Bill Cosby

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  • Feb 02, 2016
A U.S. federal judge on Thursday dismissed a defamation lawsuit brought by a Pennsylvania woman against Bill Cosby, which contended the comedian smeared her character when he accused her of lying in claiming he had sexually assaulted her in the 1980s.R...
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Apple wins dismissal of lawsuit over MacBook logic boards

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  • May 05, 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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New York City ramps up security for New Year's Eve celebration

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  • Dec 30, 2015
NEW YORK A six-ton crystal ball is ready to be lowered above New York City, colorful paper has been ground into confetti that will rain on Times Square and about 6,000 police officers will guard revelers on New Year's Eve at one of the city's highest-p...
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Zimbabwe's Mugabe declares disaster in drought-stricken areas

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  • Feb 05, 2016
HARARE Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has declared a state of disaster in most rural parts of the country severely hit by a drought, with 26 percent of the population said to be in need of food aid, the government has said in a statement.Declaring ...
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Mexican artist Toledo mourns disappeared, murdered in new show

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  • Dec 20, 2015
OAXACA, Mexico Bloodshot faces, baked into ceramic pots, grimace in pain. Gnarled fingers poke from ashen clay. A skull and hands, the only remains of a body, grip the top of a wall, trying to escape.They are among more than 100 pieces created by Franc...
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SoCal Gas sees partial restart of crippled storage field this summer

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  • Apr 08, 2016
LOS ANGELES Southern California Gas Co aims to partially restore operations at its crippled Aliso Canyon storage field by late summer, but the facility, scene of the worst-ever U.S. methane leak, will probably take a year to reopen fully, utility offic...
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Apple wins dismissal of lawsuit over MacBook logic boards

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  • Dec 04, 2015
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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