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Asia Pacific to gain edge in low-carbon growth

It will be the economies in the Asia Pacific region that could gain the global edge in clean energy technology in the age of protectionism, a consultant said. Donald Trump vowed to make the United States energy independent by unraveling ...

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Top seed Andy Murray advances, Kei Nishikori pushed to limit by Andrey Kuznetsov

No. 1 Andy Murray earned a hard-fought 7-5, 7-6(5), 6-2 victory over Illya Marchenko of Ukraine on Monday in the first round of the Australian Open in Melbourne, Australia. Murray, who has never won the Australian Open despite being a ...

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017

Today is Thursday, Jan. 12, the 12th day of 2017 with 354 to follow. The moon is full. Morning stars are Jupiter, Saturn and Mercury. Evening stars are Neptune, Venus, Mars and Uranus. Those born on this date are under ...

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017

Today is Sunday, Jan. 8, the eighth day of 2017 with 358 to follow. The moon is waxing. Morning stars are Jupiter, Saturn and Mercury. Evening stars are Neptune, Venus, Mars and Uranus. Those born on this date are under ...

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Murder case against Jimmy 'Superfly' Snuka dismissed

ALLENTOWN, Pa., Jan. 4 (UPI) — The murder case against legendary former wrestler Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka was dismissed Tuesday because he is not competent to stand trial. Lehigh County Judge Kelly Banach dismissed the case against Snuka in connection with ...

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016

Today is Saturday, Dec. 31, the 366th and final day of 2016. Tonight is New Year’s Eve. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are Jupiter and Saturn. The evening stars are Mercury, Venus, Mars, Neptune, and Uranus. Those born ...

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016

Today is Tuesday, Dec. 27, the 362nd day of 2016 with four to follow. The moon is waning. The morning stars are Jupiter and Saturn. The evening stars are Mercury, Venus, Mars, Neptune, and Uranus. Those born on this date ...

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Trump team seeks info from State Dept. on women's rights efforts

WASHINGTON, Dec. 23 (UPI) — For the second time in a week, a department of the government is airing concerns about questions President-elect Donald Trump‘s transition team is asking about actions on specific issues and who is working on them. ...

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L.A. County email hack exposes nearly 800,000 people's information

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 19 (UPI) — Personal information for more than three-quarters of a million people in Los Angeles County may have been compromised after someone gained access to computer servers using a phishing attack on county employees. The Los ...

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Chicago Bears DC Vic Fangio takes shot at group he 'inherited'

Former Chicago Bears defensive coordinator Mel Tucker, general manager Phil Emery and coach Marc Trestman might not be sending holiday greetings to current defensive coordinator Vic Fangio after hearing his comments this week. The Bears’ defense remains a solid seventh ...

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