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For Retirees, Have The Last 15 Years Been The Worst Of Times? Ever?

By Dale Roberts: In a previous article I wrote that all a retiree would need is the stock market by way of the S&P 500 (NYSEARCA:SPY) and cash. Now that mix would certainly work in most periods. In fact, SPY … Continue reading

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Last night on ‘Doctor Who,’ it’s humanity vs. the moon

For this season of Doctor Who, Ross Miller and Kwame Opam will be sounding off on each episode in a series of emails we'll be publishing on the site. This week it's "Kill the Moon" (warning: spoilers ahead). Tech News … Continue reading

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Microsoft earned $1 billion from Samsung Android patent licensing last year

Microsoft has a vast number of Android patent licensing agreements with device makers worldwide, but a Samsung court case has put a figure on exactly how much money the software giant makes from Android. Samsung paid Microsoft $ 1 billion in patent-licensing … Continue reading

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Helmerich & Payne: How Long Will The Rig Replacement Cycle Last?

By Richard Zeits: As demand for land drilling rigs in the U.S. is again accelerating, several structural questions that have relevance to the direction of stock prices in this segment – which includes drilling contractors such as Helmerich & Payne … Continue reading

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HK protests expected to last for ‘long period’

Thousands of protesters camped out on HK streets Asia homepage

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JD Power just released its cable customer satisfaction ratings – guess who ranked dead last?

Three things are certain in life: Death, taxes, and low customer satisfaction ratings for Comcast and Time Warner Cable. DSLReports points out that the cable industry’s non-dynamic duo have come in last place in JD Power’s latest customer satisfaction survey … Continue reading

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Last night on ‘Doctor Who,’ two parts ‘Ocean’s Eleven’ to one part time travel

The Doctor: "Question one: robbing banks is easy if you've got a TARDIS. So why am I not using it?" Tech News Headlines – Yahoo News

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John Prescott on Scotland: Just say ‘NO’ and give us one last chance – Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.uk John Prescott on Scotland: Just say 'NO' and give us one last chanceMirror.co.ukLast week I lost a good Scottish friend. Jim Dobbin was the son of a coal miner, born in Fife. Jim was typical of many people I've … Continue reading

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Cease-Fire in Ukraine Holds, but Soldiers and Residents Doubt It Will Last – New York Times

New York Times Cease-Fire in Ukraine Holds, but Soldiers and Residents Doubt It Will LastNew York TimesA family prepared to flee their home in the southeastern Ukrainian village of Lebedinskoye after hearing explosions nearby. Credit Mauricio Lima for The New … Continue reading

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Classical music meets soccer in ‘Last Hammer Blow’ at Venice

VENICE (Reuters) – A French film that improbably links soccer and classical music in a tale of a sports-mad teenage boy living in poverty with his dying mother and who meets his estranged conductor father for the first time charmed … Continue reading

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