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Applications for US unemployment aid rise to highest in 10 weeks, though trend remains low WASHINGTON – More people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, though the trend in benefit applications in the past month remained low. The Labor Department says that weekly applications for unemployment aid rose 11,000 to a seasonally adjusted ... 09/11/2014 - 6:28 am | View Link
Unemployment aid applications rise to 315,000 More people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, though the trend in benefit applications in the past month remained low. The Labor Department says that weekly applications for unemployment aid rose 11,000 to a seasonally adjusted 315,000, the most ... 09/11/2014 - 4:40 am | View Link
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U. S. military struck an Islamic State target southwest of Baghdad,U. S. Central Command said on Monday,in an expansion of the Obama administration's campaign against the militant group that has seized large swaths of Iraq and neighboring Syria. "The air strike southwest of Baghdad was the first strike taken as part of our expanded efforts beyond protecting our own people and humanitarian missions to hit (Islamic State) targets as Iraqi forces go on offense," Central Command said in a statement.
As they say, sex has consequences, even for male beetles. In their quest to eradicate an invasive beetle, scientists have created "femme fatale" decoys that lure the males in and zap 'em dead—just as the unsuspecting males think they might be getting it on. Read more
Apple CEO Tim Cook sat down for an interview with Charlie Rose last week, the second half of which airs Monday night on PBS. In the interview, Rose pressed Cook on Apple's privacy policies, which recently came under scrutiny during the iCloud hacking scandal. Cook deflected off of Apple and reminded viewers that their data is in the hands of other companies like Google and Facebook, whose business models depend on your personal information.
Like many tech startup founders, Product Hunt’s Ryan Hoover often talks about his company as though it sort of materialized from nowhere — a bit of Silicon Valley magic and all of a sudden a fluke idea becomes a multimillion-dollar company.
By the time Hoover had brought his friend on board to help build Product Hunt into a website, it already had scores of users subscribed to the e-mail list.
Among them were the influential eyeballs of venture capitalists — many of whom later invested — hunting for investment opportunities and entrepreneurs searching for inspiration.
Product Hunt, in the broadest sense, is a company that hopes to exploit the sort of obsessive consumer enthusiasm bred by lives lived online.
Product Hunt limits those who can post as a sort of filtration system to ensure that the quality of content on the site remains high.
Some have even pegged it as a competitor to tech news sites like TechCrunch, which is often the place new companies go to pitch their products.
The reason I knew it’d be big,” tweeted Alexis Ohanian, Reddit founder and Product Hunt investor, “was because it’s the atomic value of a tech launch story.
 critics have also wondered whether Product Hunt might risk winding up like Quorra, Path or Google Plus — services that have won over the tech world but failed to translate Silicon Valley adoration into wider success.
No narration, no breakaway interviews, just a world-class chef developing and perfecting a brand new avant-garde menu in his private food laboratory. El Bulli: Cooking in Progress is more Paul Ehrlich than Paul Beard, but you'll still find yourself drooling. Read more