Tag Archives: Keeps

Obama keeps his promise on gun laws, but now states must act

KEVIN LAMARQUE/REUTERS President Obama promised action on gun violence, and has kept his word. In announcing executive action on guns this week, President Obama kept a promise. Last October, just hours after the deadly attack at a community college in Oregon, the President addressed a nation reeling from yet another mass shooting. The year had already been scarred by high-profile ...

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Iran keeps spending despite oil price slump

Daniel J. GraeberTEHRAN, Feb. 9 (UPI) — Despite the slump in oil prices, the Iranian government aims to invest more than $ 16 billion in development projects, a planning director said. Top News – UPI.com

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Twitter’s user growth has stalled, but its business keeps improving

The evolution of Twitter over the last two years has been the opposite of what most expected before the startup went public. Instead of growing to a billion users without much money to show for it, the company’s user growth has stalled out while its revenue has boomed. Its inability to keep pace with the size of rivals like Facebook ...

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Economists Diet That Works, Keeps It Off [VIDEO]

Amazing, simple diet that really works is revealed in this book, anyone can do it, and it even shows how to keep the weight off. It’s diet season, so why not do things intelligently and follow the advice of some clever professors… In a really interesting book by two University Professors, Richard Thaler and Cass Sunstein, they write a lot ...

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HIV Treatment Keeps A Family Together And Growing In Kenya

hide captionWhen Benta Odeny was diagnosed with HIV, she could protect her husband Daniel from the virus by taking anti-HIV medications. The same drugs also helped her give birth to an HIV-negative daughter, Angelia. Gregory Warner/NPR Daniel and Benta Odeny married late by African standards: Both were in their 30s. And they’d only just hit their third anniversary when Benta ...

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