Listeria fear prompts fruits recall

Windsor Genova – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Cutler, CA, United States (4E) – A California food packing company has voluntarily recalled various fruits sold to retailers on suspicion that they are contaminated with the Listeria bacteria. Wawona Packing Co....
Posted On 22 Jul 2014
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Two appeals courts issue different rulings on Obamacare subsidy

Windsor Genova – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Washington, DC, United States (4E) – Two federal appeals court on Tuesday issued conflicting rulings on the legality of insurance subsidy under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) adding to the list of controversies...
Posted On 22 Jul 2014
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U.S. Airlines Suspending Flights to Israel after Rocket Strike near Tel Aviv Airport

Windsor Genova – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Washington, DC, United States (4E) – U.S. and European airlines suspended flights to Israel on Tuesday after a rocket hit a home near Tel Aviv’s international airport. The U.S. Federal Aviation...
Posted On 22 Jul 2014
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D.C. Circuit Panel Strikes Down Subsidies In Federal Health Exchange

Washington, DC, United States (KaiserHealth) – Updated at 12:45 p.m. A three-judge panel at the U.S. Appeals Court for the D.C. Circuit threw the fate of an important part of the Affordable Care Act into doubt Tuesday. In a 2-1 decision in Halbig v. Burwell, the judges...
Posted On 22 Jul 2014
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U.S. consumer price index rose slightly to 0.3 percent in June

Nathan Andrada – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Washington, DC, United States (4E) – Consumer prices increased in June but at a slower pace excluding costs of gasoline, a sign of steadying inflation that could ease pressure on Federal Reserve officials as they...
Posted On 22 Jul 2014
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Travelers Companies Inc. posts 26 percent rise in Q2 profit

Nathan Andrada – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor New York, NY, United States (4E) – Travelers Companies Inc. said Tuesday that its second-quarter profit fell sharply, driven by one-time gains and increased Catastrophe losses. The company’s operating...
Posted On 22 Jul 2014
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New Orleans man on electronic monitoring program prior to getting shot, killed

News Room Administrators Staff New Orleans, LA, United States (NewsBahn) – An 18-year-old man shot and killed Friday night in the New Orleans area had been missing for about two weeks before his death, authorities indicated Monday. Anthony Woodberry, 18, had multiple gun...
Posted On 22 Jul 2014
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Over $180K stolen in Atlantic City casino armed robbery

News Room Administrators Staff Atlantic City, NJ, United States (NewsBahn) – Over $180K was stolen in an Atlantic City casino armed robbery Monday morning according to several media reports. Two plastic boxes containing more than $180,000 in cash were taken by two suspects...
Posted On 22 Jul 2014
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Medicare Testing Payment Options That Could End Observation Care Penalties

NY, NY, United States (KaiserHealth) – Medicare officials have allowed patients at dozens of hospitals participating in pilot projects across the country to be exempted from the controversial requirement that limits nursing home coverage to seniors admitted to a hospital...
Posted On 22 Jul 2014
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Court rules D.C. man who spent 26 years in prison was wrongfully convicted

Windsor Genova – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Washington, DC, United States (4E) – A District of Columbia Superior Court on Monday exonerated a man who spent 26 years in prison for a 1982 murder he did not commit. Judge Robert I. Richter made the decision...
Posted On 22 Jul 2014
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