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Wall St. tech rally gets a boost from China rate cut

Delisle also said, "The market wants to feel good, and it's a cherry on top with these trademark companies beating estimates". Global stocks rallied to two-month highs on the prospect of an extended stimulus program by the European Central Bank.

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IPhone 7 Rumors: Apple Inc. Invents Active Screen Protector To Make Shattered

We're all hopeful that one day manufacturers will be able to offer shatterproof glass, but Apple has another plan that seems insane, but it just might be what the doctor ordered. The bumpers will retract so they're "flush to the unit". For instance, Apple has used aircraft grade aluminum to build the chassis of the new iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus, making them extremely tough and non-bendable.

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Items believed to be from El Faro wash ashore in Bahamas

Other items found include a pair of tennis shoes, plastic containers and dozens of bottles of body wash and other toiletries. Soon after the ship left port the storm intensified to hurricane strength, and the National Hurricane Center issued a hurricane warning, which the  El Faro  should have received, forecasting winds of 125 knots and seas of 40 to 50 feet.

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Pediatricians say 'ban all tobacco products until age 21'

Wilson, a practicing pediatrician in Colorado, told that e-cigs are threatening to get a new generation addicted to nicotine. "Right now there are states where you can sell an electronic cigarette to a 6-year-old", said Karen Wilson, M.D., chair of the AAP Section on Tobacco Control.

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House Committee Approves Long-Term Highway Bill

The bill , which was introduced October 16, would send $261 billion to highways, $55 billon to transit programs and another $9 billion on safety programs. NSSGA president and CEO Michael Johnson also praised the bill said it was a step in the right direction from Congress. We need a multiyear reauthorization that will allow us to invest in infrastructure, improve our roadways, and modernize America's highway system.

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United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz Hospitalized; Company Rumored to be Mulling

A spokeswoman said the company would not provide additional information. Smisek was forced out abruptly after an internal company investigation that paralleled a criminal investigation of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, which operates Newark Liberty global Airport, a United hub.