Pfizer's $11 billion buyback plan deflates AstraZeneca bid hopes
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U.S. drugmaker Pfizer is to continue buying back stock, with the board authorizing a new $11 billion share repurchase plan, deflating expectations that it will make a new bid for AstraZeneca.
Matthew McConaughey enjoying his 'Interstellar' career heights
Matthew McConaughey's upcoming film about a journey beyond the stars may as well be about the Texas actor's own stratospheric career these days.
Easter Island's ancient inhabitants weren't so lonely after all
They lived on a remote dot of land in the middle of the Pacific, 2,300 miles (3,700 km) west of South America and 1,100 miles (1,770 km) from the closest island, erecting huge stone figures that still stare enigmatically from the hillsides.
Drugmakers want indemnity for fast-tracked Ebola vaccines
Drugmakers are looking for some kind of indemnity from governments or multilateral agencies against possible losses or claims arising from the widespread emergency use of new Ebola vaccines in Africa.
Simple twists to enhance classic Thanksgiving fare
This year, delight guests by making the classic foods they love but with a few simple twists that will leave taste buds dancing.
Canadian Terror Wave a Modern-Day Gladio
Canada's Attacks Were Predictable - Western Security Agencies are Prime Suspects
Utah Supreme Court clears way for adoption by partners of same-sex spouses
The Utah Supreme Court on Thursday lifted an order that had blocked spouses in same-sex marriages from adopting their partners' children, state officials said.
U.S. existing home sales hit one-year high, prices up
U.S. home resales jumped to their highest level in a year in September, the latest indication that the housing market recovery is gradually getting back on track.
Manning adds to touchdown record as Broncos beat Chargers
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Denver quarterback Peyton Manning added three more touchdowns to his career record as the Broncos beat the San Diego Padres 35-21 in a National Football League game on Thursday.
British Spy Chief Calls For Crackdown On Internet Freedom
The outgoing head of the GCHQ, the NSA’s UK equivalent, has slammed proponents of a free internet as ‘dreamers’, and defended those who spy on the communications of everyday people, saying they do “an extraordinary job.”
Doctor with Ebola in Manhattan hospital after return from Guinea
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A doctor who worked in West Africa with Ebola patients was in an isolation unit in New York on Friday after testing positive for the deadly virus, becoming the fourth person diagnosed with the disease in the United States and the first in its largest city.
Security tight in Canada as police probe Parliament gunman's ties
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Canada's capital faced a third day of heightened security on Friday as police searched for any clues that the man who shot and killed a soldier and charged into the parliament building had help in plotting his attack.
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