U.S. household wealth jumps 1.7 percent in Q2 on stock market gains

Nathan Andrada – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Washington, DC, United States (4E) – Household wealth in the U.S. rose in the three months through June, a reflection of the benefits provided to Americans by the gains in the stock market. In the second quarter,...
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Blue Jackets warn Ryan Johansen on stalling contract negotiations

Cesar Tordesillas – 4E Sports Contributor Columbus, OH, United States (4E Sports) – Columbus Blue Jackets general manager Jarmo Kekalainen warned Ryan Johansen that he would be cut Thursday if he remained unsigned. A restricted free agent and the team’s leading...
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Maria Kirilenko ousts third seed Klara Koukalova in Korea

Fitzgerald Cecilio – 4E Sports Reporter Seoul, South Korea (4E Sports) – Maria Kirilenko ousted third seed Klara Koukalova via come-from-behind 6-7 (4-7), 6-4, 6-0 win to reach the quarterfinals of the Korea Open Thursday With the win, Kirilenko, who missed the first...
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Much Does That X-Ray Cost? You Can Find Out In New Hampshire

Washington, DC, United States (KaiserHealth) – When Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield became embroiled in a contract dispute with Exeter Hospital in N.H. in 2010, its negotiators came to the table armed with a new weapon: public data showing the hospital was one of the most...
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After 260 years, St. Andrews finally allows female members

Fitzgerald Cecilio – 4E Sports Reporter St. Andrews, Scotland, United Kingdom (4E Sports) – For the first time in its 260-year history, the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews in Scotland will allow female members. This after members of the golf club that was...
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Cardinals deactivate rusher Jonathan Dwyer after arrest for assault

Fitzgerald Cecilio – 4E Sports Reporter Glendale, AZ, United States (4E Sports) – The Arizona Cardinals have deactivated running back Jonathan Dwyer after he was arrested for assaulting his wife and throwing a shoe at theier 18-month-old son. “We became aware of...
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Texas Tech fires defensive coordinator Matt Wallerstedt

Fitzgerald Cecilio – 4E Sports Reporter Lubbock, TX, United States (4E Sports) – Texas Tech has fired defensive coordinator Matt Wallerstedt after he was suspected of being under the influence of an unknown substance while on campus, according to sources. A source...
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Coach K debunks notion of recruiting advantage as Team USA mentor

Fitzgerald Cecilio – 4E Sports Reporter Durham, NC, United States (4E Sports) – Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski debunked notion that his success as USA Basketball mentor gives him a recruiting advantage over other universities. “That that [access] gives you an...
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Texas executes woman who starved boy to death

Windsor Genova – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Huntsville, TX, United States (4E) – A woman convicted for capital murder in 2006 for the kidnapping and starving to death of a nine-year-old boy was executed Wednesday in Texas. Lisa Ann Coleman, 38, died calmly...
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James Cameron wins another ‘Avatar’ copyright-infringement case

Tep Mayo – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor New York City, NY, United States (4E) – Judge Jesse Furman of the Southern District of New York on Wednesday dismissed the $50 million copyright-infringement case against James Cameron, 20th Century Fox and Lightstorm...
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