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JPMorgan breach heightens data security doubts

LOS ANGELES (AP) — New details on a cyberattack against JPMorgan Chase & Co.'s computer servers this summer add to increasing doubts over the security of consumer data kept by lenders, retailers and others.

Last Updated on Friday, 03 October 2014

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5 mysteries of US job market waiting to be solved

WASHINGTON (AP) — Just how healthy is the U.S. job market?

Last Updated on Thursday, 02 October 2014

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Turkey approves military operations in Iraq, Syria

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's parliament approved a motion Thursday that gives the government new powers to launch military incursions into Syria and Iraq and to allow foreign forces to use its territory for possible operations against the Islamic State group.

Last Updated on Thursday, 02 October 2014

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Hong Kong leader offers talks with protesters

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong's embattled leader offered Thursday to hold talks between his government and pro-democracy protesters, but said he will not accept their demand that he resign.

Last Updated on Thursday, 02 October 2014

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ECB keeps door open for more stimulus

NAPLES, Italy (AP) — European Central Bank head Mario Draghi underlined the bank's willingness to step up its economic stimulus efforts with large-scale bond purchases if needed — but his comments after the bank's meeting Thursday did not seem to bring that day any closer.

Last Updated on Thursday, 02 October 2014

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Missing-student suspect faced previous allegations

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The man charged with abducting a missing University of Virginia student was accused of sexual assault at two colleges more than a decade ago, but did not face charges in either case.

Last Updated on Thursday, 02 October 2014

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Pierson's undoing was quick as support vanished

WASHINGTON (AP) — One lesson from Julia Pierson's short tenure as director of the agency that protects the first family: The Secret Service can't keep secrets from the president.

Last Updated on Thursday, 02 October 2014

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Applications for US jobless benefits drop to 287K

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits dropped 8,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 287,000, as the total number of Americans collecting benefits dropped to its lowest level in more than eight years.

Last Updated on Thursday, 02 October 2014

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