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Google wins bid on which court to fight Rockstar over patents

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Google Inc will fight patent holder Rockstar Consortium in a California court instead of a Texas court that lawyers consider more friendly toward plaintiffs. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit on Thursday ordered proceedings … Continue reading

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LED work wins Nobel Prize for physics

Scientists who added blue light to green and red win award Asia homepage

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Work on brain’s ‘GPS’ wins Nobel Prize

UCL professor and two Norwegians win gong for medicine Asia homepage

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Nauru wins case against US hedge fund

Firebird to appeal against court decision that will unfreeze Pacific island’s bank accounts Asia homepage

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BlackBerry Blend wins plaudits as Passport grabs headlines

By Euan Rocha TORONTO (Reuters) – BlackBerry Ltd's launch of its square-screened Passport device may have grabbed headlines this week, but it was the tech company's lower-profile roll out of the new Blend feature that appears to be garnering the … Continue reading

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US wins more pledges in war against Islamic State – Daily Mail

Economic Times US wins more pledges in war against Islamic StateDaily MailSept 25 (Reuters) – U.S. and Arab air forces struck Islamic State fighters in Syria for a third day on Thursday, as Washington won further pledges of military support … Continue reading

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Actress Emma Watson’s plea for equality wins men’s support

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – British actress Emma Watson’s plea for men to join the fight for equal rights for women has sparked a flood of pledges across the world, including from fellow celebrities and politicians. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Key wins third term as NZ prime minister

John Key secures a third successive term as prime minister as the ruling National Party wins an outright majority, the first for any party since 1996 Asia homepage

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‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ wins weekend, tops this year’s box office universe

LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) – The “Guardians of the Galaxy” misfits reached a new box office stratosphere over the U.S. Labor Day weekend, soaring past fellow Marvel hero “Captain America” to become the highest-grossing domestic movie of 2014. Reuters: Entertainment … Continue reading

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‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ wins weekend, tops this year’s box office universe

LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) – The “Guardians of the Galaxy” misfits reached a new box office stratosphere over the U.S. Labor Day weekend, soaring past fellow Marvel hero “Captain America” to become the highest-grossing domestic movie of 2014. Reuters: Entertainment … Continue reading

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