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High (Range) Anxiety: Nissan Leaf Trip MA To MD Shows Limitations, But EV Improvements On The Way

One day, John Briggs decided to drive his 84-mile range Nissan Leaf from Boston to Silver Spring MD. His trip experience highlights challenges still to be addressed for broader adoption of EVs to occur.
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Judges order arrest of a key official from Cristina Fernandez on alleged fraud

Three Argentine judges ordered that a key official in former President Cristina Fernandez's government be detained as part of a probe into an alleged case of fraud. The request
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Election campaign suspended in Argentina following discovery of a body presumed to be missing protestor

Major parties running in Sunday’s mid-term congressional election in Argentina suspended their campaigns on Wednesday after a body, thought to be that of a young protester wh
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China's Largest National Park Protects "China Water Tower"

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Merck Brings Customers Closer to Gene Therapy Product Commercialization

Company's Carlsbad, U.S., manufacturing facility passes FDA and EMA inspections
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Protesters outside Ukraine’s parliament mount pressure on MPs to enact laws

Mass protests flared up outside the Ukrainian parliament in Kiev on Tuesday morning
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Think Feinstein is a shoo-in for another term? Don't be shocked if voters shake things up

Anyone who thinks U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein has a lock on reelection is ignoring history. It’s rare, but it happens: An esteemed, powerful, senior politician is booted from office. The politica
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Taliban attackers kill 43 Afghan soldiers in attack on army camp

The Taliban have killed at least 43 Afghan soldiers in an attack that wiped out an army camp in the southern Kandahar province, the Defense Ministry said Thursday. Spokesman Dawlat Wazir said the
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From the Archives: 1980 homecoming for Tom Petty

Tom Petty died on Oct. 2, 2017. Here’s a previous From the Archives post covering his 1980 concert at the Inglewood Forum. In a Jan. 22, 1980, Los Angeles Times column, Robert Hilburn wrote: Som
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Mercosur/EU trade deal again faces French foot dragging with Irish support

France will propose changing the European Commission’s mandate to negotiate a trade deal with Mercosur bloc to include food safety provisions, its envoy to Brazil said on thi
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How A Family Wealth Advisor Can Add The Most Value - Part 2: Tax Planning

Through relatively simple, yet thorough, planning initiatives, an advisor can transform a once-bemoaned and feared topic – taxes – into an ongoing opportunity to protect a client’s capital from
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Will the Bank of England raise interest rates in November?

Over the past six months, the UK has seen a surprising turnaround in rate expectations, but could the base rate really rise in November?
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Chancellor hatches plans for pension raid on older savers

The Government is reportedly keen to woo young voters who are struggling financially. To pay for this, a raid on pensions tax breaks could be back on the table.
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Should I pay more to get out of my mortgage early? 

You can obtain a good five-year fix at just 1.59 per cent at the moment, considerably less than you are paying now which gives you the added benefit of four additional years at such a low level.
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China has entered a "new era" and should "take centre stage in the world", Xi announces

China has entered a "new era" where it should "take centre stage in the world", President Xi Jinping says. The country's rapid progress under "socialism with Chinese characteri
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