Doctors’ group backs U.S. House healthcare bill

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The influential American Medical Association on Thursday said it supported passage of the Democratic-written healthcare legislation that the U.S. House of Representatives is expected to vote on this week.

Daily Digest for November 5th

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:: Americans on food stamps tops 36 million, new record http://bit.ly/15he5w [#]
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:: More defendants may be added in Galleon case: SEC http://bit.ly/21bbSL [#]
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:: For Americans, deficit pain is felt close to home http://bit.ly/rSxWu [#]
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:: Disneyland in Shanghai: A Second Try in China http://bit.ly/1ukgkJ [#]
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:: Investment banks breathe again http://bit.ly/K5Pr1 [#]
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:: Gills sign up Brandy on loan deal http://bit.ly/J8Q8b [#]
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:: Pentagon eyes crash analysis on 1,300 satellites http://bit.ly/2iEPuh [#]
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:: Space junk storm will up mission costs: experts http://bit.ly/4u6S2j [#]
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:: ‘Good progress’ at Northern Rock http://bit.ly/1xDhdb [#]
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:: Aviva fund freeze comes to an end http://bit.ly/rffIL [#]
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:: Climate change ‘will raise bills’ http://bit.ly/1lg98w [#]
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:: Shoppers’ rights ‘under threat’ http://bit.ly/3z6QTh [#]
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Intel faces bribery allegation in US court: New York’s attorney-general alleged Intel, the world’s biggest chipm… http://bit.ly/2m7TCb [#]
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Goldman traders enjoy $100m-a-day profits: Traders at Goldman Sachs made more than $100m in profits on 36 of the 65 … http://bit.ly/1g8Svi [#]
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Fiorina announces candidacy for US Senate: Carly Fiorina, former Hewlett-Packard chief executive announced her cand… http://bit.ly/3TMPfm [#]
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:: China bureaucratic war over online Warcraft heats up http://bit.ly/2qKOIr [#]
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:: Fed sees rates near zero for "extended period" http://bit.ly/1N4LN0 [#]
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:: Democrats get warning shot for 2010 elections http://bit.ly/3LC6gD [#]
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:: Early gains before Fed http://bit.ly/2m9KtN [#]
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:: ‘Taliban link’ to shooting of soldiers http://bit.ly/3rSFXt [#]
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:: GM plans to cut 10,000 Opel jobs http://bit.ly/jC4jT [#]
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:: Intel in threats and bribery suit http://bit.ly/1Qwobo [#]
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:: CIA agents guilty of Italy kidnap http://bit.ly/2IjXzt [#]
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:: Israelis ‘seize Iran arms ship’ http://bit.ly/2bTWhr [#]
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Forecast of gas glut challenges Russian grip: The world faces a natural gas surfeit that will cool prices, says the … http://bit.ly/4xOQFe [#]
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Fed sees six more months of low rates: The Federal Reserve took baby steps in the direction of a more hawkish stance … http://bit.ly/KEFaD [#]
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Germany and Russia furious at Opel blow: Workers in Germany are to stage a series of warning strikes in protest agai… http://bit.ly/2i2srT [#]
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Impulse buying gives way to US frugality: Tights, sunglasses and boneless chickens have joined the list of casualtie… http://bit.ly/2ZP7w6 [#]
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:: Italy convicts former CIA agents in rendition trial http://bit.ly/3X79eE [#]
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:: FACTBOX: Senate votes to aid jobless, homebuyers http://bit.ly/2A2gaI [#]
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:: Former HP Chief Fiorina running for Senate http://bit.ly/2MUnPj [#]
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:: Democrats shrug off election impact on healthcare http://bit.ly/3w5CkG [#]
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:: Democrats get warning shot for 2010 elections http://bit.ly/2rImsR [#]
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:: UPDATE 3-GMAC posts Q3 loss, hurt by mortgage unit http://bit.ly/3YYdF8 [#]
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:: Al Salam Europe mulls new deals by year-end -CEO http://bit.ly/5350k [#]
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:: UPDATE 1-Restructuring battle hots up for Wind Hellas http://bit.ly/2TjnHj [#]
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:: TIMELINE-Chrysler bankruptcy and beyond http://bit.ly/2SLwSw [#]
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:: Decision on Escada sale by end of the week -sources http://bit.ly/1IEv1m [#]
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:: Senate approves jobless, housing aid http://bit.ly/1UUEXW [#]
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:: Rockers No Doubt sue Activision over "Band Hero" http://bit.ly/5zIt8 [#]
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:: Beatles remasters heading to USB http://bit.ly/zzJ83 [#]
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:: Microsoft cuts 800 jobs, completes layoff plan http://bit.ly/12YZe2 [#]
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:: There’s No Bubble In Tech Stocks http://bit.ly/2M74SH [#]
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:: Net Security Stocks: A Solid Corner of Tech http://bit.ly/1XuWZo [#]
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:: Beatles remasters heading to USB http://bit.ly/269Rf7 [#]
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:: Australian govt to host broadband forum http://bit.ly/15CZrb [#]
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:: Home Buyer Tax Credit: Congress Weighs Extending … http://bit.ly/z2Wo4 [#]
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:: Chrysler broke even in September http://bit.ly/26NMNv [#]
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:: U.N. to evacuate hundreds of staff from Afghanistan http://bit.ly/qiPlX [#]
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:: UN to evacuate Afghanistan staff http://bit.ly/21qOcK [#]
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:: Money:Interest Rates – 5th Nov 09 http://bit.ly/Vsij6 [#]
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:: Survey: 401(k) plans seeking more advice from advisors http://bit.ly/2CQZl1 [#]
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:: U.N. evacuates hundreds of foreign staff from Af… http://bit.ly/1MFvKc [#]
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:: Savings rates still falling http://bit.ly/4p3B7 [#]
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:: Matsui powers Yankees to World Series victory http://bit.ly/2FUQqR [#]
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:: Deals of the day — mergers and acquisitions http://bit.ly/DvHLY [#]
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:: Under Armour in deal with mixed martial arts star http://bit.ly/3jhdop [#]
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:: Canada’s Agrium to make final offer for CF – WSJ http://bit.ly/xUweE [#]
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:: China Sinochem near $320 mln deal to buy Kazakh o… http://bit.ly/notJX [#]
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:: Panasonic begins tender offer for Sanyo takeover http://bit.ly/3RR7Ah [#]
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:: Bloomberg Blames Economic Backlash For Close Win http://bit.ly/4ouepm [#]
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:: Damien Hoffman: Health Insurance … http://bit.ly/hATbA [#]
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:: Mortgage Bankers Post Huge Profits… Again http://bit.ly/36fciB [#]
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:: Rob Hiaasen: ‘Man-cession Eh?’ http://bit.ly/1tajMd [#]
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:: At Goldman Sachs, It’s Mostly $100 Million Days http://bit.ly/45mXnT [#]
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:: Australia’s Transurban spurns $4.4 billion buyout bid http://bit.ly/EYq7l [#]
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:: Hyatt Hotels IPO price at $25 per share http://bit.ly/27QnUP [#]
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:: Canada’s Agrium to make final offer for CF: report http://bit.ly/1KbFG [#]
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:: Kraft faces tougher Cadbury pitch, bid seen Monday http://bit.ly/1wTCzH [#]
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:: After Opel reversal, GM CEO in spotlight http://bit.ly/1pcAWq [#]
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:: Senate approves jobless, housing aid http://bit.ly/1JbtXz [#]
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:: U.N. evacuates foreign staff from Afghanistan http://bit.ly/1JMFcA [#]
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:: Fed: Low rates are here to stay http://bit.ly/GFtEg [#]
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:: Hezbollah denies arms ship claims http://bit.ly/4amJaP [#]
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:: Palestinian leader ‘to step down’ http://bit.ly/8pZxJ [#]
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:: Opel U-turn sparks German strikes http://bit.ly/3YUMjZ [#]
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:: Security fears force UN Afghan relocation http://bit.ly/4B7rtU [#]
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:: Europe struggles to curb hard drugs http://bit.ly/1BKG6U [#]

Stocks rally on data; Cisco earnings lift techs

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks gained sharply on Thursday after an expansion in business productivity and a fall in jobless claims boosted investor confidence about the economy, while Cisco led gains in tech shares.

House Democrats prepare for close healthcare vote

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives hustled on Thursday to count votes and round up support for a sweeping healthcare overhaul that was headed to a close floor vote on Saturday.

Dubai’s hidden victims of recession

Stranded without regular jobs and with no legal identification documents, tens of thousands of illegal workers who make up the United Arab Emirates’ grey economy have been badly hurt in the downturn

Mike Miller’s return causes more pain

But did it have to come to that? Miller proved that he is one tough dude when he suffered a mild left shoulder sprain early in the third quarter and returned to play about seven more minutes. Miller got hurt when he attempted to run through a screen.

U.S. spends most, but health quality lags

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Americans are more likely than people in 10 other countries to have trouble getting medical treatment because of insurance restrictions or cost, an international survey of primary care doctors released on Wednesday found.

Could Citi lose its Mexican bank?

Citigroup could face losing its Mexican subsidiary Banamex, after Mexican senators asked the Supreme Court, on Wednesday, to rule whether or not the local bank would be breaking the law by being partly owned by the United States government.