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Archive for August 1st, 2013

  • Glaxo case shines light on China’s medical bribery

    August 1, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    Patients rest in an outpatient ward of a hospital in Beijing, China, Wednesday, July 31, 2013. Low salaries and skimpy budgets drive doctors, nurses and administrators to make ends meet by accepting money from patients, drug suppliers and others. Accusations...

  • CBS 2Q beats Street as dispute goes on

    August 1, 2013 • Business, EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – In this Jan. 9, 2007 file photo, a CBS Corp. logo is silhouetted in Las Vegas. CBS reports its quarterly earnings on Wednesday, July 31, 2013. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File) LOS ANGELES (AP) — CBS Corp. said Wednesday that net income rose 11...

  • NSA chief talks at hackers’ conference in Vegas

    August 1, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    Hackers and security personal attend the Black Hat hacker conference on Wednesday, July 31, 2013, in Las Vegas. National Security Agency head Army Gen. Keith Alexander was the keynote speaker at the conference. (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken) LAS VEGAS (AP) — The...

  • House approves lower rates on student loans

    August 1, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this July 17, 2013 file photo, House Education Committee Chairman Rep. John Kline, R-Minn., left, followed by House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy of Calif., walks to the House chamber on Capitol Hill in Washington. A deal that gives college...