Wednesday, December 5, 2012

11:36 AM 12/5/2012 - Mike Nova's starred items

11:36 AM 12/5/2012

James Bond makes an explosive return in his finest film to date
From the opening pre-title sequence on board a runaway train to the Adele soundtrack to the explosive and thrilling finale, director Sam Mendes has created a movie that is anchored in the real world and is true to the spirit of Bond. When an operation goes ...

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Би-би-си: Путин страдает от сильных болей в спине
Российский президент Владимир Путин страдает от сильных болей в спине, делает вывод Русская служба Би-би-си на основе многочисленных фотографий его визита в Турцию. Би-би-си отмечает, что, судя по фотографиям, турецкому премьеру Реджепу Тайипу Эрдогану даже ...

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via Nation - Google News on 12/5/12


Hearings Resume Today in Pfc. Manning's Court Martial
Courthouse News Service
FT. MEADE, Md. (CN) - Hearings resume today in the court martial of Pfc. Bradley Manning, accused of the biggest intelligence leak in U.S. history. On Sunday, a Marine assigned to be Manning's counselor and advocate at a now-defunct military prison in ...
Bradley Manning's 'Unlawful Pretrial Punishment' Hearing, Day 7Firedoglake
Hearing on WikiLeaks suspect's confinement resumesWTVC

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Clinton has majority support for 2016 bid
The Hill (blog)
Buoyed by widespread approval of her work as secretary of State, Hillary Clinton has the backing for a 2016 presidential bid of a majority of voters both nationwide and in her former home state of New York. Fifty-seven percent of those surveyed in a new ...
Hillary Clinton In 2016: Celebrities Who Support ClintonHuffington Post
New York poll: Hillary Clinton, not Andrew Cuomo, in 2016Politico
Hillary Clinton Wins High Popularity, Majority Support for a 2016 BidABC News (blog)
Business Insider
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via Russia - Google News on 12/5/12

CSuisse moves Russia investment banking to London
The Swiss bank will move its debt and equity capital markets, and corporate advisory businesses to London, the main venue of major recent Russian share offerings by Sberbank and MegaFon, in which the bank was involved. Russia CEO Steven Hellman ...
UPDATE 1-Credit Suisse moves Russia investment banking to LondonReuters UK

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via Business - Google News on 12/4/12

Fiscal cliff pressures stocks; euro near seven-week high
Reuters India
By Steven C. Johnson and Leah Schnurr. NEW YORK | Wed Dec 5, 2012 1:32am IST. NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks were little changed on Tuesday as investors fretted about Washington's ability to avoid a year-end budget crisis, but a Greek plan to buy ...

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Daily Mail

Bogus war hero sentenced to 30 days in federal prison
Fox News
A Houston man who embellished his military record to appear as a highly-decorated war hero has reportedly been sentenced to 30 days in federal prison. reports Paul A. Schroeder, 41, was convicted of altering a military or naval discharge ...
Fake war hero from Houston area gets 30 days in prisonHouston Chronicle
Shenandoah man heads to prison for altering military recordYour Houston News
Fake war hero ordered to federal prisonKHOU
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ADP Says US Companies Added 118000 Workers in November
Play. ADP Reports 118,000 Jobs Created in November. Companies in the U.S. added fewer workers in November than a month earlier after superstorm Sandy battered the East Coast and temporarily shuttered some businesses. The 118,000 increase in ...
ADP: Private Sector Employment Rose by 118000 in
Private sector adds fewer-than-expected jobs in November: ADPReuters
Report indicates that Hurricane Sandy slowed job growthLos Angeles Times
CNNMoney -Wall Street Journal -Washington Post (blog)
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via Health - Google News on 12/5/12

Extending Tamoxifen Saves Lives, Study Finds
ABC News
In a study that many breast cancer experts say may change practice, researchers have reported that extending the use of the drug tamoxifen to 10 years -- rather than the currently recommended five years -- could save lives by thwarting cancer's return.
Extended Use of Breast Cancer Drug SuggestedNew York Times
Long-term treatment cuts breast cancer deathsUSA TODAY
10 Years of Tamoxifen Better Than 5: StudyU.S. News & World Report
BBC News -Salon
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