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Incumbent Rousseff leads in first round of Brazil election, faces runoff – Washington Post

Fox News Incumbent Rousseff leads in first round of Brazil election, faces runoffWashington PostRIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil's president, Dilma Rousseff of the Workers Party, established a convincing lead in the first round of the country's presidential election Sunday — … Continue reading

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Sounds of science: Japan leads push for high-res audio

A quarter of a century after the Walkman made music portable and turned Sony into a household name around the world, the company is hoping to set the agenda again with "high-res" audio. Tech News Headlines – Yahoo News

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Ex-Googler leads Softbank invasion of Hollywood

(Reuters) – Softbank Corp’s investment in a Hollywood movie studio represents the coming out party for two new players in the U.S. entertainment industry — the Japanese telecommunications company and Nikesh Arora, the former Google Inc executive running a new … Continue reading

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Exclusive: Goldman leads investment by Wall Street in new communications platform

By Lauren Tara LaCapra NEW YORK (Reuters) – After spending two years developing a wide-ranging communications tool for Wall Street, Goldman Sachs Group Inc says it has reached the perfect pitch.     On Wednesday, Goldman and 13 partners plan to … Continue reading

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Alibaba leads global equity capital markets treasure hunt

By Freya Berry and Elzio Barreto LONDON/HONG KONG (Reuters) – Global equity capital markets returned with a vengeance in 2014 as bankers, investors and companies led a charge that culminated spectacularly in Alibaba, the biggest share listing ever. Worldwide equity … Continue reading

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Hollywood leads way for wider drone use

Regulator clears use of unmanned aircraft above film and TV sets Asia homepage

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Rapper Lecrae leads debut-filled top ten of Billboard 200 chart

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Rapper Lecrae earned his first chart-topping album on the weekly U.S. Billboard 200 album chart on Wednesday, leading seven new records in the top ten of the chart. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Singer Taylor Swift leads People Magazine’s best-dressed list

(Reuters) – Pop star Taylor Swift, who has adopted a sexier look on red carpets, was named People magazine’s best-dressed celebrity of the year on Wednesday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Asia leads ranks of new billionaires

Region accounts for 52 of the 155 new entrants to the ultra-rich club, which now has a global membership of 2,325, according to an annual survey Asia homepage

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David Haines’s brother leads tributes to aid worker murdered by Isis – The Guardian

The Guardian David Haines's brother leads tributes to aid worker murdered by IsisThe GuardianDavid Haines's brother has led tributes to the British aid worker murdered by Isis. Photograph: Handout. The brother of David Haines, the British aid worker beheaded by … Continue reading

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