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SiriusXM to refund eligible Iowans
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DES MOINES — SiriusXM Radio Inc. of New York will provide restitution to eligible Iowa consumers over claims that the satellite radio company engaged in misleading advertising and billing practices under an agreement with Attorney Gen. Tom Miller, 44 ... [...]
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Réchauffement climatique: les décollages plus difficiles dans l'avenir
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Une étude de Nature Climate Change révélait l'année dernière que le réchauffement climatique rendrait l'espace aérien plutôt inhospitalier avec une augmentation des zones de turbulences et de leur intensité, mais voilà qu'une nouvelle étude révèle que ... [...]
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Dr. Oz Misleading?
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Dr. Oz has been accused of gravely misleading viewers who watch his popular television show. Oz does not just play a doctor on television. Dr. Oz is a real Medical Doctor (M.D.) with a spectacular resume to his credit. He is a highly recognized ... [...]
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Advertising watchdogs silence Duracell's drumming bunny
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The ASA concluded the ad wrongly implied that Duracell Ultra Power could outlast 12 zinc batteries consecutively used and stated it breached rules on misleading advertising and substantiation. Manufacturer Procter & Gamble UK argued that the claim was ... [...]
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Renewable energy equals fossil fuel power generation
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RENEWABLE energy generation equalled the amount of electricity produced by fossil fuels in 2013, according to figures from the Department of Energy and Climate Change. The news pleased Stephanie Clark, policy manager at Scottish Renewables. [...]
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Governor: Audit on federal money is misleading
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Herbert's spokesman Marty Carpenter said in a statement late Thursday that the report is misleading and unfair because it treats various federal funds as one $4 billion source. The report compares that against individual state funds such as income tax ... [...]
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Protests continue despite misleading cancellation message
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Protests continue despite misleading cancellation message. Updated: 3 mins ago. The Black Lives Matter – Birmingham Facebook page was the source of a flyer which got the ball rolling on Friday protests, but before they a… Gavel ... [...]
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Being aware of fraud is your first step to avoiding it
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If you receive what you believe is misleading advertising for Social Security services, send the complete mailing, including the envelope, to: Office of the Inspector General, Fraud Hotline, Social Security Administration, P.O. Box 17768, Baltimore, MD ... [...]
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Building Toward a Goal of Reducing Emissions in New York City by 80 Percent
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The pledge was hailed by climate experts, environmental advocates, labor leaders and even the chairman of the powerful Real Estate Board of New York. Now comes the hard part: getting there. The plan builds on a goal set by the administration of Mayor ... [...]
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Woman indicted for phony business enterprise
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Nearly 31/2 years after charges were first brought, the female owner of a suburban construction business was formally indicted Friday on federal fraud charges alleging she acted as an illegal front so another company could secure a lucrative city airport contract. [...]
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Mother arrested for murder after 8 children found stabbed to death in Australian home
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The 37-year-old mother of most of the eight children found dead in a mass stabbing in Australia's tropical northern city of Cairns was arrested on Saturday for murder. [...]
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GI diet 'debunked' claims are misleading
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This is overgeneralised and misleading, so the diet certainly hasn't been "debunked". Glycaemic index (GI) measures how quickly foods containing carbohydrates raise blood sugar levels in the bloodstream. It's used in some diets on the basis that foods ... [...]
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Ed Henry grills on Obama's executive action: 'He was kind of misleading'
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He said, moments later: “Doesn't that make the point USA Today was trying to make — that no matter what you call it, he was kind of misleading people about how often he's using executive action?” Mr. Earnest: “No, I think the president was being ... [...]
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Mandy Rice-Davies, Key Figure in British Sex Scandal, Dies at 70
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In the trial resulting from the “Profumo Affair,” a scandal of sex and politics that rocked Cold War Britain, Ms. Rice-Davies’s testimony endeared her to the public. [...]
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FIFA to Release Redacted Report on Corruption in World Cup Bidding
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Sepp Blatter, the president of the world governing body of soccer, said the findings by an ethics committee would be edited to protect privacy and investigations. [...]
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People die after salons 'treat' moles
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The well-off and well-connected would be sent to the right people but his concern was that vulnerable people were being targeted by misleading advertising. The consultant was one of a number of experts before the committee yesterday who highlighted bad ... [...]
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Profit from Climate Change With This Low-Carbon ETF
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globe Profit from Climate Change With This Low Carbon ETF There are individual investments to consider, including electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla Motors Inc. (TSLA) to play the rise of plug-in electrics to cut down on gasoline use or companies like ... [...]
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'Green crap': MPs grill Cameron over short-sighted UK climate polices
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Britain's Liaison Committee probed Prime Minister David Cameron on Tuesday on the government's strategy for tackling climate change and developing new forms of energy such as solar power, wind power, nuclear power and fracking. Highlighting a need ... [...]
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The VA's 'Misleading' Report
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The report Veterans Affairs released to Congress in April is flawed, yes, even downright misleading, a new report issued by the VA's inspector general shows. At that time, the VA told Congress it examined the unresolved consults with veterans that ... [...]
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NZ-FMA warns of misleading UK pension scheme transfers
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Campbell says, “We are concerned that tax issues and a misleading sense of urgency are being exploited by some providers to scare people into transferring their money, without offering a balanced view of the potential pros and cons involved.” The FMA ... [...]
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Oppn warns ministers against misleading House
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The opposition led by Congress on Wednesday threatened to escalate the confrontation with the Centre by exploring the possibility of moving a privilege motion against two Union ministers on charges of misleading Parliament over school circulars for ... [...]
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FDA Says Herbalife Video Misleading
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WASHINGTON—A government official on Wednesday rebuked Herbalife, expressing concern that a senior vice president of the company—who previously ran FDA's supplement division—misrepresented the agency's oversight over natural products. Michael ... [...]
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Britannia takes down TV ads, working with FMA over UK pension ads
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Rees-Williams didn't think there was a problem with misleading advertising in the industry and that pension transfer companies were acting "in good faith" to let people know about changes in UK and New Zealand tax and legislation. "I can't speak for ... [...]
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Polluting Is Getting Expensive in Europe Again: Carbon & Climate
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Changing the rules of the market in the middle of the current trading phase, which runs from 2013 to 2020, will deter “serious, hard-nosed investors,” Daniel Rossetto, a director of energy adviser Climate Mundial Ltd. in London, said by phone Dec. 8. [...]
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LivingSocial dealt a blow over misleading prices and refund terms
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The consumer and competition regulator took action against LivingSocial after alleging that the company had "engaged in misleading and deceptive conduct" relating to pricing of some of its deals, customers' refund rights and unfair contract terms that ... [...]
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The Missing Piece in the Recent Election
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This year, while the Democrats were running away from Obama because the polls had been coopted by grotesquely misleading advertising and made him out to be a feckless, incapable leader, we have been treated with great news. See above. There is a lot ... [...]
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Arctic squirrels blamed for climate change damage
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They might be fluffy faced, buck-toothed little creatures, but two species of rodent have been identified the latest culprits to be contributing to climate change. Researchers have found that the arctic ground squirrel and the beaver may be playing a ... [...]
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