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  • Ordinance would cover naked bottoms

    In the San Francisco Bay area where tolerance is king, it is a rare politician willing to clamp down on citizens who let it all hang out.

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    12 Sep 11
  • Green glowing cats are seen in this undated handout photo. Mayo Clinic researchers have developed a genome-based immunization strategy to fight feline AIDS and illuminate ways to combat human HIV/AIDS and other diseases.

    U.S. scientists have developed a strain of green-glowing cats with cells that resist infection from a virus that causes feline AIDS, a finding that may help prevent the disease in cats and advance AIDS research in people.

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    12 Sep 11
  • Explosion at French nuclear site injures four

    An explosion at the French nuclear site of Marcoule on Monday injured four people, France’s ASN nuclear safety watchdog said, but local police said there was no risk of contamination.

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    12 Sep 11
  • Jamie Dimon, CEO and chairman of JPMorgan Chase & Co., poses for a portrait in his office in New York, in this photo taken December 22, 2010

    The United States should consider pulling out of the Basel group of global regulators, Jamie Dimon, chief executive of JPMorgan Chase, said in an interview with the Financial Times.

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    12 Sep 11
  • worries bubbled up again over Greece's ability to meet commitments to qualify for more bailout money.

    World shares tumbled nearly 2 percent on Monday with European equities at 26-month lows, down more than 20 percent this year, as investors worried Greece would default amid signs of rifts among euro zone policymakers.

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    12 Sep 11
  • Japan's Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda (R), flanked by Trade Minister Yoshio Hachiro, waves to local residents after his inspection at an elementary school that has completed radioactive decontamination work in Date, about 60 km (38 miles) from the tsunami crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant, Fukushima prefecture, in this September 8, 2011 file photo.

    Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda’s new government suffered a blow on Saturday after just eight days in office when the trade minister resigned over gaffes on the sensitive topic of radiation from the tsunami-hit Fukushima plant.

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    10 Sep 11
  • Protesters flee from tear gas during clashes in front of the Israeli embassy in Cairo September 10, 2011.

    Israel flew its ambassador home from Cairo on Saturday after protesters stormed its embassy building, plunging Egypt’s military rulers into their worst diplomatic crisis since they took over from Hosni Mubarak.

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    10 Sep 11
  • Rescuers carry the bodies of victims from a ferry tragedy near Zanzibar Island at Nungwi Beach September 10, 2011

    At least 107 people drowned when a ferry capsized in rough waters off east Africa as it sailed from Zanzibar to Pemba island, a doctor said on Saturday, the worst disaster in the archipelago’s recent history.

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    10 Sep 11