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Archive: Netflix Signs Paramount, MGM Films

Aug 17th, 2010 | By businessnews

August 10, 2010, 5:58 PM EDT By Ronald Grover, Andy Fixmer and Amy Thomson (Adds Netflix spokesman comment in 11th paragraph.) Aug. 10 (Bloomberg) — Netflix Inc. reached a deal that gives customers of the movie-rental service online access to films from pay-television channel Epix.
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World’s Largest Online Travel Company Expands Presence in Brazil

Aug 17th, 2010 | By travelnews

Expedia grows its Brazilian operations to help hoteliers reach the world’s largest audience of travelers Expedia, Inc., the world’s largest online travel company, announced the expansion of its operations in Sao Paulo and growth in the international travel bookings the company is delivering to Brazilian hotels. Expedia® operates more than 90 Expedia and Hotels.com® travel
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Scientists Say as Much as 79% of Oil Remains in Gulf of Mexico

Aug 17th, 2010 | By admin

A group of scientists say as much as 79 percent of BP Plcs leaked oil remains in the Gulf of Mexico, challenging an Obama administration assessment that the crude is largely gone or rapidly disappearing.…. Read this article Full Text RSS Feeds | WordPress Auto Translator



Flood victims mob relief trucks in Pakistan (AP)

Aug 17th, 2010 | By worldnews

SHIKARPUR, Pakistan – Victims of Pakistan’s deadly floods mobbed relief trucks carrying food Tuesday and authorities in the northwest warned of famine unless the region’s
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Chefs find relief after U.S. Gulf oil leak stops

Aug 17th, 2010 | By lifestylenews

By Richard Leong NEW YORK | Tue Aug 17, 2010 3:10pm EDT NEW YORK (Reuters Life!) – U.S. chefs breathed a collective sigh of relief after BP stopped its massive oil leak in the seafood-rich U.S. Gulf a month ago, but they must still deal with tight supply and high prices in the coming months.
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Time-shifting on TV more than doubles in past year

Aug 17th, 2010 | By lifestylenews

LOS ANGELES | Tue Aug 17, 2010 2:53pm EDT LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Time-shifted TV viewing has more than doubled over the past year and over 40 percent of Americans now make plans to record their favorite shows and watch them later, according to a survey released on Tuesday. More than two-thirds of viewers have
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Pimco’s Gross: Nationalize Home Finance

Aug 17th, 2010 | By businessnews

August 17, 2010, 1:28 PM EDT By Lorraine Woellert and Rebecca Christie (Adds Berman comment in the 15th paragraph.) Aug. 17 (Bloomberg) — Bill Gross, who runs the world’s biggest bond fund at Pacific Investment Management Co., said the U.S. should consider “full nationalization” of
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First Example Of Green+ Hospitals In Germany: Siemens Equips Ethianum In Heidelberg With Futureproof Infrastructure

Aug 17th, 2010 | By healthnews

Main Category: Medical Devices / Diagnostics Article Date: 17 Aug 2010 – 9:00 PDT email to a friend   printer friendly   view / write opinions <!–   rate article The Ethianum in Heidelberg is one of the first clinics in Germany to align itself consistently according to sustainability criteria, thus making it a hospital
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Netflix’s Lust for ‘True Blood’ Spurned by HBO

Aug 17th, 2010 | By businessnews

August 17, 2010, 9:58 AM EDT By Ronald Grover (Updates with today’s trading in 13th paragraph.) Aug. 17 (Bloomberg) — Netflix Inc.’s drive to offer its subscribers online movies from all the biggest Hollywood studios may hit a wall with HBO. Time Warner Inc.’s pay-television
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Diabetes Patients Who Undergo Bariatric Surgery Require Fewer Medications

Aug 17th, 2010 | By healthnews

Editor’s ChoiceMain Category: Diabetes Also Included In: Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Article Date: 16 Aug 2010 – 13:00 PDT email to a friend   printer friendly   view / write opinions <!–   rate article Type 2 diabetes patients who underwent bariatric surgery appear to require significantly less medication and incur considerably lower
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