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How having a tattoo can still limit your life

MI5 certainly knows how to write a job description. New surveillance officers can look forward to “sitting for substantial periods of time” and “long spells of inactivity”, to say nothing of the “limited promotion opportunities”. Anyone still interested should know the jobs are closed to those with …

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White House: Obama Would Veto Keystone Pipeline Bill If Passed By Congress

Spokesman Josh Earnest revealed the president's position at a news conference Tuesday.<p>President Obama would veto a bill authorizing the Keystone XL pipeline if it is passed by Congress, White House spokesman Josh Earnest said in a news conference Tuesday.<p>The White House has consistently objected to …

Asia stocks snap 2 days of losses, growth woes temper gains

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets snapped two days of declines Wednesday but gains were tempered by worries about the plunge in oil …

The new $29 Nokia 215 is Microsoft's cheapest internet phone

The 2G handset is aimed at developing markets in Asia, Africa, and the Middle East<p>Nokia always had a reputation for building well-made, affordable handsets that appeal to the hundreds of millions around the world who can’t afford full-fat smartphones — and Microsoft is apparently keen to continue …

Oil price slide claims another scalp

While an M&A bonanaza in the oil sector is expected later this year, uncertainty around commodity prices has caused another potential deal to collapse<p>The sliding oil price is expected to spark a wave of mergers later this year, but the uncertainty it has created has claimed the scalp of a potential …

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