Man Who Inspired ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Embarks on New Journey: Fatherhood

Katherine De Guzman – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Beverly, MA, United States (4E) – Pete Fartes is the man who started it all. He was the first ever who launched the ice bucket challenge as he called on a couple of his friends to douse themselves with ice...
Posted On 02 Sep 2014
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Gas Prices Average $3.43 in PA

PENNSYLVANIA – Average retail gasoline prices in Pennsylvania have fallen 1.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.43 per gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 5,269 gas outlets in Pennsylvania. This compares with the national average...
Posted On 02 Sep 2014

Vladimir Putin tells the West to back off, warns of nuclear force

Katherine De Guzman – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Washington, DC, United States (4E) – As the United States and European Union talked about possible sanction programs against Russia, Vladimir Putin’s nuclear threat has become more evident as he tells...
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Ferguson police wear body cameras during new protest

Windsor Genova – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Ferguson, MO, United States (4E) – Ferguson police wore donated body cameras during a new protest on Saturday so videos recorded by the device can serve as evidence on questionable police encounter. Safety Visions...
Posted On 02 Sep 2014
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Google, HTC create smart cover-keyboard case combo for the Nexus 9

Cesar Ian S. Fuentes – Fourth Estate Cooperative Tech Contributor Mountain View, CA, United States (4E) – After the 2013 Nexus 7 installment, we should be having another 7-inch slate by now if Google really wanted to continue its entry-level tablet line. But most of...
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Google readies for major mid-September announcement

Cesar Ian S. Fuentes – Fourth Estate Cooperative Tech Contributor Mountain View, CA, United States (4E) – Google has officially rolled out the invites to its September 15 event happening in India. The press release says that we have to “Block the Date” for...
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Infertility Patients Finding Creative Financing Help

Washington, DC, United States (KaiserHealth) – Infertility treatment is a numbers game in some respects: How many treatments will it take to conceive a child? And how much can you afford? Even as insurance plans are modestly improving their coverage of such treatments,...
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U.S. military launches operation against al-Shabaab in Somalia

Windsor Genova – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Washington, DC, United States (4E) – U.S. military forces launched an operation against forces of the Somalia terrorist group Al-Shabaab on Monday, the Pentagon said. No details of the operation were given but...
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RealBiz Media taps Merriman Capital as financial advisor

Windsor Genova – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor San Francisco, CA, United States (4E) – Real estate digital media and technology company RealBiz Media Group, Inc. (OTCQB: RBIZ) has chosen full service investment bank and Broker-Dealer Merriman Capital, Inc....
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States To Help Pay Obamacare Tax On Insurers

Washington, DC, United States (KaiserHealth) – When Congress passed the Affordable Care Act, it required health insurers, hospitals, device makers and pharmaceutical companies to share in the cost because they would get a windfall of new, paying customers. But with an $8...
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