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No. The customer is NOT always right

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No. The customer is NOT always right
In business, it might pay to keep the customer happy, but how far should you go just to keep the peace?

Accused Pennsylvania cop killer Eric Frein captured

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A manhunt that lasted more than six weeks ends with Pennsylvania man accused of killing state trooper and shooting another in custody

Boeing exec says NASA crash underscores need for new U.S. engine

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The crash of an unmanned Orbital Sciences Antares rocket is a "wake-up call" to the U.S. space community about the need to develop a new U.S. rocket engine, the head of Boeing Co's defense division said on Thursday.

AP Source: Hardy's Appeal Trial Postponed

published about 3 hours ago
Person familiar with situation: Date of Hardy's domestic violence appeal trial moved


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Tide going out for the Tea Party in US midterms

The midterm elections in Kansas, where the polarising policies of Governor Sam Brownback have caused many Republicans to denounce him, will be a litmus test ... more

The Islamic State prisoner and the intelligence chief

The capture of a prisoner wearing a "nappy'' bomb and a suicide capsule in his belly button has revealed much about the operations of the ... more

South Korean court orders Japanese firm to compensate forced labourers

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Young girls volunteering for the war effort were forced to work in factory during Japanese colonial rule of Korea. Now courts have ruled compensation is ... more

Obama urges progress in Myanmar ahead of rare roundtable

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Obama urges progress in Myanmar ahead of rare roundtable
By Aung Hla Tun and Paul Mooney YANGON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama urged Myanmar's government to make every effort to conclude a national ... more

Tony Abbott and Denis Napthine announce police taskforce into alleged union corruption in Victoria video

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The prime minister, Tony Abbott, and the Victorian premier, Denis Napthine, announce a new Australian federal police-Victoria police taskforce to investigate alleged corruption involving union ... more

Wal-Mart tests matching prices with online rivals

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is considering matching online prices from competitors such as Amazon.com, raising the stakes for the holiday shopping season.

Chase rates highly in J.D. Power small-business banking survey

Chase rates highly in J.D. Power small-business banking survey
Chase nabbed one of the highest scores in the newly released 2014 J.D. Power customer satisfaction survey for small-business banking.

Blackhawks Top Senators In Shootout; Hossa Gets 1,000th Point

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Blackhawks Top Senators In Shootout; Hossa Gets 1,000th Point
Marian Hossa had a goal and an assist in the Chicago Blackhawks' 5-4 shootout win over the Ottawa Senators, reaching two milestones in the city ... more

Off-Duty Officer Robbed, Seriously Injured In Loop

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Off-Duty Officer Robbed, Seriously Injured In Loop
An off-duty Chicago Police officer was beaten and seriously injured during a robbery Thursday afternoon in the Loop.

2 Investigators: Drowsy Truck Drivers At The Wheel?

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2 Investigators: Drowsy Truck Drivers At The Wheel?
CHICAGO (CBS) — It’s a familiar scene: the lights of a police squad car at an accident scene on I-80. Jeanette Pivot, 64, had stopped ... more

Stocks Rise; Glitch Hits NYSE

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U.S. stocks rallied Thursday with help from strong corporate earnings, even as traders were forced to wrestle with a significant technical glitch for New York ... more

Samsung Electronics seeks China turnaround, unveils mid-tier handsets with premium feel

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Samsung Electronics seeks China turnaround, unveils mid-tier handsets with premium feel
SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd unveiled two new mid-tier handsets with a premium design as it prepared to deliver a riposte to its ... more

France doesn't know who's flying drones over its nuclear power plants

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France doesn't know who's flying drones over its nuclear power plants
The French government is investigating a series of unidentified drone flights recently conducted over state-owned nuclear power plants. Unmanned aerial vehicles were spotted over seven different nuclear ... more

WWE Drops Multimonth Commitment for Video Subscription

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World Wrestling Entertainment is removing a six-month commitment requirement from its WWE Network video service, a move it hopes will boost subscriptions.

Cronulla Sharks coach Shane Flanagan cleared to return after suspension

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Cronulla Sharks coach Shane Flanagan cleared to return after suspension
Flanagan has undergone education courses after being stood down in 2013 over the clubs controversial supplement programCronulla coach Shane Flanagan has been cleared to return ... more

NCAA Denies Georgia's Appeal of Gurley Suspension

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NCAA upholds 4-game suspension of Georgia's Todd Gurley for taking over $3,000 for autographs

Game updates: Clippers vs. Thunder

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Game updates: Clippers vs. Thunder
Thunder 28, Clippes 22 (end of first quarter)

Knicks Spoil James' Homecoming, 95-90

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Party crashers: Knicks ruin LeBron James' homecoming with 95-90 win over Cavaliers

Once seen as a major race, campaign for controller is now a snoozer

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Once seen as a major race, campaign for controller is now a snoozer
The campaign for state controller, the job responsible for paying the state's bills, was expected to be one of the year's most hotly contested, the ... more

Friday's TV Highlights: 'Constantine' on NBC

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Clippers starters could get more rest because of compacted schedule

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Clippers starters could get more rest because of compacted schedule
Now comes the downside to that new extended All-Star break.

Dallas' DeMarco Murray is on track to set a new season rushing record

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Dallas' DeMarco Murray is on track to set a new season rushing record
Halfway to history, Dallas Cowboys tailback DeMarco Murray vastly prefers running his feet to running his mouth.

'Overnighters' an intimate chronicle of boomtown job seekers

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'Overnighters' an intimate chronicle of boomtown job seekers
The labor migrations that have shaped the United States are far from done. They're a charged reality that continues to transform lives and communities, as ... more
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Could Lennox's new album be her last?

Annie Lennox's new album Nostalgia revels in taking time and looking back.

Sunday Night producers in 'punch up'

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An ambulance has reportedly been called to the head office of Channel Seven's Sunday Night program.

Blackhawks Top Senators In Shootout; Hossa Gets 1,000th Point

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Blackhawks Top Senators In Shootout; Hossa Gets 1,000th Point
Marian Hossa had a goal and an assist in the Chicago Blackhawks' 5-4 shootout win over the Ottawa Senators, reaching two milestones in the city ... more

Off-Duty Officer Robbed, Seriously Injured In Loop

published about 1 hour ago
Off-Duty Officer Robbed, Seriously Injured In Loop
An off-duty Chicago Police officer was beaten and seriously injured during a robbery Thursday afternoon in the Loop.

2 Investigators: Drowsy Truck Drivers At The Wheel?

published about 1 hour ago
2 Investigators: Drowsy Truck Drivers At The Wheel?
CHICAGO (CBS) — It’s a familiar scene: the lights of a police squad car at an accident scene on I-80. Jeanette Pivot, 64, had stopped ... more

Lawsuit: Surgical gowns let diseases pass through

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A $500 million lawsuit against Kimberly-Clark Corp. alleges the company falsely claimed its surgical gowns protected against Ebola and other infectious ... more

U.S. envoy to report temperature twice daily after West Africa visit

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U.S. envoy to report temperature twice daily after West Africa visit
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power returned to New York on Thursday after a brief visit to Ebola-stricken West ... more

Dog helps police track down its owner

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Dog helps police track down its owner
Danielle HaynesPRATTVILLE, Ala., Oct. 30 (UPI) -- Police track down alleged drug dealer with help from the suspect's dog.

Four killed as plane hits building at Kansas airport

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Four killed as plane hits building at Kansas airport
Mary PapenfussWICHITA, Kan., Oct. 30 (UPI) -- http://www.upi.com/Top_News/US/2014/10/29/Dog-comes-home-gnawing-on-human-bone/9411414631377/#ixzz3HgePqF7I

Migranade makes available new migraine medication for U.S. migraine sufferers

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Migranade, Inc. announced today the new migraine medication, MIGRANADE Migraine Relief will be available to the 36 million U.S. migraine sufferers November, 2014.