Switzerland buries U.S. tax law, banks seen at risk
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Swiss lawmakers dealt a death blow on Wednesday to a draft law which aimed to protect the country's banks from criminal charges in the United States for helping wealthy Americans evade tax.
A Minute With: Gemma Arterton on choosing roles, new challenges
British actress Gemma Arterton does not need to worry about typecasting with roles ranging from a fairy tale character and literary heroines to MI6 agent Strawberry Fields in the 2008 James Bond film "Quantum of Solace."
NASA wants backyard astronomers to help track asteroids
NASA called on backyard astronomers and other citizen-scientists on Tuesday to help track asteroids that could create havoc on Earth.
Walking dos and don'ts: Real ways to lose weight walking
Walking is one the most preferred ways to lose weight and stay in shape.
Gluten-free meals with 'wow' factor, from breakfast to dinner
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As awareness of gluten-free diets continues to grow, more people are searching for ways to make their menus delicious, creative and varied while still staying gluten-free.
The Common Core Straight Jacket
Another layer of indocrination is at work in our nation's schools. Students seen as workers, not citizens.
Obama wants to cut nuclear arms, seeks talks with Russia
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President Barack Obama wants to reduce deployed nuclear weapons by up to a third and revive negotiations with Russia to "move beyond Cold War nuclear postures", he said in a speech on Wednesday in Berlin.
U.S. builders complain they can't find skilled carpenters
Where have all the carpenters gone? Home builders across the United States are scratching their heads for an answer as they struggle to assemble crews to keep up with growing demand.
Heat rally from brink to set up Game Seven decider
The Miami Heat forced an already absorbing NBA Finals to a deciding Game Seven after a thrilling 103-100 overtime victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Tuesday tied the series at 3-3.
Apple got up to 5,000 data requests in six months
Apple received over the last six months between 4,000 and 5,000 requests for customer data from U.S. law enforcement authorities relating to criminal investigations and national security matters, the company said on Monday.
Man accused of kidnapping Cleveland women to face more charges
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Authorities plan to present evidence next week to a grand jury as they seek to bring more charges against the former Cleveland bus driver accused of holding three women captive in his home, Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy McGinty said Wednesday.
Obama to set nuclear arms cut goal in Berlin speech
President Barack Obama will unveil plans for a sharp reduction in nuclear warheads in a landmark speech at the Brandenburg Gate on Wednesday that comes 50 years after John F. Kennedy declared "Ich bin ein Berliner" in a defiant Cold War address.
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