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Swiss Investigate Apparent Suicide of Ex-Chief of Zurich Insurance

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The death of Martin Senn, who had resigned from the insurer in December, comes less than three years after the suicide of its chief financial officer. 



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Researchers find link between "alcohol identity" on social media and drinking-related problems

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A study by researchers at North Carolina State University and Ohio University have concluded that college students who have an "alcohol identity" on social media were more likely to have alcohol problems than those actually taking a drink. Lynsey Romo, co-lead author of the research, said...(more) 



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Laura Greene, Brendan Charney

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The bride is a social worker and the groom is a lawyer. 



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Brazilian police: tests done too late to prove gang rape

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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian police investigating a gang rape possibly involving more than 30 men say that tests on the 16-year-old female victim were done too late to provide conclusive evidence. 



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Brazil's Temer pressed to drop anti-corruption minister

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By Anthony Boadle and Lisandra Paraguassu BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil's interim President Michel Temer was under pressure on Monday to drop his anti-corruption minister, the second top official in his new government accused of trying to derail a sprawling bribery and kickback probe before taking office....(more) 



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Retired military officer close to Chavez slain in Venezuela

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CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan authorities say they've arrested four men for the murder of retired Maj. Gen. Felix Velasquez, who was once chief of security for the late President Hugo Chavez. 



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Elite Iraqi forces push into Fallujah, expect fierce battle

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CAMP TARIQ, Iraq (AP) — Elite Iraqi special forces began their push Monday into Fallujah, expecting to encounter the stiffest resistance yet in the campaign to free territory from the Islamic State group. 



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Vigil held for gorilla who was shot after boy fell in zoo enclosure

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"I know how we are all angry and upset over this situation. This demonstration is in memory of Harambe. This is not a protest against the zo...         



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How did Acer make these convertible laptops so cheap?

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Touchscreen convertible ultrabooks used to be the preserve of people with thousands of dollars to blow -- and hey, you can still spend three grand on a fancy Surface Book, if you really try. But for a little less than a tenth of that price, Acer...(more) 



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7 fruit wraps to make for breakfast

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Quick, nutritious, delicious, and portable when the occasion calls for it, these sweet alternatives to savory wraps are a fresh way to start the day. 




Sharks, Penguins get ready for Game 1 of Stanley Cup Final

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Greetings from Pittsburgh, where the Stanley Cup Final will begin Monday night when the Penguins play host to the Sharks at Consol Energy Center. Unfortunately for sports fans — especially those in the Bay Area — Game 7 of the NBA’s Western final between the Golden...(more) 




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