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Facing new oil glut, Saudis avoid 1980s mistakes to halt price slide
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DUBAI (Reuters) - Still haunted by its failed attempt to prevent a steep drop in oil prices by slashing production by almost three quarters in the 1980s, the world's top oil exporter Saudi Arabia is determined not to make the same mistake again. (added: Oct 13, 2014 at 07:42 pm)

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Cops pepper spray black teen in his home, mistaking him for burglar
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Police pepper-sprayed an African-American high school student in his own home because they thought he was a burglar. (added: Oct 08, 2014 at 11:42 am)

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N.Y. man shot dead after hunter mistakes him for squirrel: officials
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Vienchaleun Kettavong, who survived six years in a concentration camp in Laos before escaping to the U.S. with his wife and six children in 1982, died Tuesday evening after being shot by a friend's 32-year-old son behind his Rush home, his family and officials said. (added: Sep 25, 2014 at 05:42 pm)

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Medication Mistakes Affect 1 Child Every 8 Minutes
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Every eight minutes, one child in the U.S. takes medicine incorrectly because of a mistake on the part of their parents or caregivers, according to a new study. (added: Oct 20, 2014 at 04:42 am)

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WHO won't discuss Ebola mistakes document
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LONDON (AP) -- The World Health Organization says it won't explain details contained in an internal document obtained by The Associated Press in which the U.N. health agency said it fumbled early attempts to contain the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.... (added: Oct 18, 2014 at 09:42 am)

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US hospital 'sorry for mistakes'
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The top doctor at the US hospital where an Ebola patient infected two nurses before dying apologises for its failure to diagnose him promptly. (added: Oct 16, 2014 at 10:42 am)

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Supeme Court blocked Nevada same-sex marriage by mistake
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Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy mistakenly blocked the start of same-sex marriage in Nevada in an order that spawned confusion among state officials and disappointment in couples hoping to be wed. (added: Oct 09, 2014 at 10:42 am)

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Should white mom be paid for sperm bank’s race mistake?
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What is the price of being forced to raise a brown baby? It’s an unusual question, arising from an unusual lawsuit prompted by an insemination gone wrong. (added: Oct 13, 2014 at 08:42 pm)

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Texas hospital 'deeply sorry' for Ebola mistakes
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The Texas hospital that sent a contagious Ebola patient home is saying sorry. (added: Oct 16, 2014 at 05:42 am)






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