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Boston Globe
Trump’s empire: a maze of debts and opaque tiesNEW YORK — On the campaign trail, Donald Trump, the Republican presidential nom
Trump’s empire: a maze of debts and opaque ties
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
NEW YORK — On the campaign trail, Donald Trump, the Republican presidential nominee, has sold himself as a businessman who has made billions of dollars and is beholden to no one. But an investigation into the financial maze of Trump’s real estate... Read more
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The Register
US Patent Office sued after it declared a power outage a 'national holiday'A patent-holding company is suing the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) cl
US Patent Office sued after it declared a power outage a 'national holiday'
The Register / Posted 8 days ago
A patent-holding company is suing the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) claiming an administrator's decision to extend filing deadlines has led to its patents being challenged in court. Elm 3DS Innovations says that the USPTO was acting outside... Read more
11d
PhysOrg
Soybean science blooms with supercomputersAmbitious SoyKB project aims to find and publicly share comprehensive soybean d
Soybean science blooms with supercomputers
PhysOrg / Posted 11 days ago
Ambitious SoyKB project aims to find and publicly share comprehensive soybean data achieved through the use of high-performance computing enabled by XSEDE. Credit: TACC Knowledge of the soybean in the U.S. has come a long way since its humble start,... Read more
12d
KCTV 5 Kansas City
Comedian Kevin Hart marries longtime girlfriend The year 2016 continues to be good for Kevin Hart. The 37-year old stand-up c
Comedian Kevin Hart marries longtime girlfriend
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 12 days ago
The year 2016 continues to be good for Kevin Hart. The 37-year old stand-up comedian and actor married his longtime girlfriend in California over the... Read more
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15d
FOX News
Obama's rules have drained small businessDonald Trump is tearing up the GOP playbook and sparking chaos within his own p
Obama's rules have drained small business
FOX News / Posted 15 days ago
Donald Trump is tearing up the GOP playbook and sparking chaos within his own party — in turn, handing Democrats the opportunity to sway Republican voters and to court the business sector. But among our 2,200 members -- 80 percent are small... Read more
15d
Crain's Chicago Business
'Patent troll' lawyer Ray Niro dies at 73Raymond Niro, a larger-than-life lawyer who some called the original patent tro
'Patent troll' lawyer Ray Niro dies at 73
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 15 days ago
Raymond Niro, a larger-than-life lawyer who some called the original patent troll and who called himself the defender of the American inventor, died Aug. 8. The Chicago patent litigator had a heart attack while on vacation in Italy. He was 73. Niro... Read more
17d
PhysOrg
Engineering a better biofuelEngineers at Washington University have found a new way to boost biofuel produc
Engineering a better biofuel
PhysOrg / Posted 17 days ago
Engineers at Washington University have found a new way to boost biofuel production in E. coli bacteria by altering its protein structure. Credit: Washington University in St. Louis While the bacteria E. coli is often considered a bad bug,... Read more
17d
The Mining Journal
The calendarThursday Alcoholics Anonymous - Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Met
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 17 days ago
Thursday Alcoholics Anonymous - Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org. Superiorland Breakfast... Read more
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17d
Business Wire
Bran Ferren Joins NanoMech Advisory Board of DirectorsSPRINGDALE, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NanoMech today announced that Bran Ferren, o
Bran Ferren Joins NanoMech Advisory Board of Directors
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
SPRINGDALE, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NanoMech today announced that Bran Ferren, one of our Country’s leading inventors, technology businessmen and creative thought leaders has become a significant investor and member of our distinguished Board of... Read more
18d
Boston Herald
Tasty Burger’s beef with ChipotleBoston’s Tasty Burger has a beef with Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. The 6-year-o
Tasty Burger’s beef with Chipotle
Boston Herald / Posted 18 days ago
Boston’s Tasty Burger has a beef with Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. The 6-year-old restaurant chain yesterday said it will “aggressively” protect its trademark as Chipotle readies for the fall launch of its own “Tasty Made” burger concept with a... Read more
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18d
Fortune
This Boston Burger Chain Is Claiming Chipotle Stole Its Name and LogoEmbattled Mexican restaurant company Chipotle cmg is under fire again this week
This Boston Burger Chain Is Claiming Chipotle Stole Its Name and Logo
Fortune / Posted 18 days ago
Embattled Mexican restaurant company Chipotle cmg is under fire again this week, this time for its new Tasty Made Burger chain, which is scheduled to open its first franchise location this fall. A non-Chipotle-owned Boston-based chain similarly... Read more
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KECI Missoula
August 8Rider," "Five Easy Pieces," "The Great Gatsby," "The Day of the Locust" and "Na
August 8
KECI Missoula / Posted 19 days ago
Rider," "Five Easy Pieces," "The Great Gatsby," "The Day of the Locust" and "Nashville," dies of ampullary cancer at age 74 in Santa Monica, California. Black earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress for "Five Easy Pieces," a... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
August 8Rider," "Five Easy Pieces," "The Great Gatsby," "The Day of the Locust" and "Na
August 8
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 19 days ago
Rider," "Five Easy Pieces," "The Great Gatsby," "The Day of the Locust" and "Nashville," dies of ampullary cancer at age 74 in Santa Monica, California. Black earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress for "Five Easy Pieces," a... Read more
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Providence Business News
AbbVie sues Amgen to fend off copy of $4B Humira drugWASHINGTON - Biotechnology drugmaker AbbVie Inc. filed a lawsuit seeking to blo
AbbVie sues Amgen to fend off copy of $4B Humira drug
Providence Business News / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON - Biotechnology drugmaker AbbVie Inc. filed a lawsuit seeking to block Amgen Inc. from selling a copy of the arthritis medicine Humira, its top seller. Amgen’s proposed copy would infringe at least 10 patents, AbbVie said as it reserved... Read more
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22d
Reuters
House Speaker Ryan: No point in lame duck vote on TPP dealSpeaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) takes the stage at the Republican Nationa
House Speaker Ryan: No point in lame duck vote on TPP deal
Reuters / Posted 22 days ago
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) takes the stage at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, U.S. July 20, 2016. WASHINGTON U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan said on Thursday that he saw no point in bringing up the Trans-Pacific... Read more
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23d
KTVN Reno
AG Laxalt Reaches $125 Million Multistate Settlement With Pharmaceutical Company CephalonFrom the Office of Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt: Today, Nevada Attorney
AG Laxalt Reaches $125 Million Multistate Settlement With Pharmaceutical Company Cephalon
KTVN Reno / Posted 23 days ago
From the Office of Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt: Today, Nevada Attorney General Adam Paul Laxalt announced a multistate settlement with pharmaceutical company Cephalon, Inc. and affiliated companies Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd. and... Read more
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23d
Newton Daily News
Dominoes that play God bless AmericaHis latest patent, U.S. Patent 8,695,983, is for “Domino Pizazz.” Domino Pizazz
Dominoes that play God bless America
Newton Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
His latest patent, U.S. Patent 8,695,983, is for “Domino Pizazz.” Domino Pizazz has over a thousand “dominoes” that run on a track similar to a model railroad — around curved banks, up-and-down hills, and through tunnels. The dominoes set off caps,... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarAlcoholics Anonymous - Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Chu
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 23 days ago
Alcoholics Anonymous - Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org. 12-Step Recovery Groups - offered... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarThursday Alcoholics Anonymous - Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Met
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 24 days ago
Thursday Alcoholics Anonymous - Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org. Superiorland Breakfast... Read more
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24d
Kansas City InfoZine
EFF Urging Court to Uphold Invalidation of Podcasting Patent EFF is defending a USPTO ruling it won last year in its petition challenging
EFF Urging Court to Uphold Invalidation of Podcasting Patent
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 24 days ago
EFF is defending a USPTO ruling it won last year in its petition challenging the validity of key claims of Personal Audio's patent. San Francisco, CA - infoZine - The Electronic Frontier... Read more
24d
News-Medical-Net
New Valley Fever testing technology developed by TGen and NAU receives U.S. patentValley Fever, a potentially deadly dust-borne fungal disease, should be easier
New Valley Fever testing technology developed by TGen and NAU receives U.S. patent
News-Medical-Net / Posted 24 days ago
Valley Fever, a potentially deadly dust-borne fungal disease, should be easier to diagnose and treat thanks to a testing technology developed by the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) and Northern Arizona University (NAU), and now... Read more
24d
FOX 11 Tucson
New Valley Fever detection test from TGen and NAU gets patentValley Fever, a potentially deadly dust-borne fungal disease, should soon be ea
New Valley Fever detection test from TGen and NAU gets patent
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 24 days ago
Valley Fever, a potentially deadly dust-borne fungal disease, should soon be easier to diagnose and treat, thanks to a testing technology developed by the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) and Northern Arizona University (NAU). And as... Read more
24d
CTV News
Obama still hopes to save TPP trade deal from rising political quicksandWASHINGTON -- As political quicksand threatens to swallow the 12-country Trans-
Obama still hopes to save TPP trade deal from rising political quicksand
CTV News / Posted 24 days ago
WASHINGTON -- As political quicksand threatens to swallow the 12-country Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal, U.S. President Barack Obama says he remains determined to save it after the current U.S. election. He expressed hope of passing it through... Read more
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Grainnet.com
OSHA Kicks Off "Hear and Now - Noise Safety Challenge"Washington - The Department of Labor is challenging inventors and entrepreneurs
OSHA Kicks Off "Hear and Now - Noise Safety Challenge"
Grainnet.com / Posted 25 days ago
Washington - The Department of Labor is challenging inventors and entrepreneurs to help develop a technological solution to workplace noise exposure and related hearing loss. The DOL’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration and Mine Safety... Read more
25d
San Antonio Express-News
The World's Healthiest Grocery Store?Whole Foods' application to brand itself as the "World's Healthiest Grocery Sto
The World's Healthiest Grocery Store?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 25 days ago
Whole Foods' application to brand itself as the "World's Healthiest Grocery Store" has been rejected by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, MarketWatch reports. The letter deemed the applied-for tagline was "merely descriptive" (in other words,... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarTang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 25 days ago
Tang Soo Do martial arts with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 6-7 a.m.; Beginner children 5:15-6 p.m., intermediate children 6-6:45 p.m. Call the Y at 227-9622 or Master Joyce Tredeau at... Read more
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ESPN
'You like that?!' QB's catchphrase becomes corn mazeTyler Wegmeyer was brainstorming ideas for the shape of his annual corn maze wh
'You like that?!' QB's catchphrase becomes corn maze
ESPN / Posted 26 days ago
Tyler Wegmeyer was brainstorming ideas for the shape of his annual corn maze when his three sons, ages 5, 8 and 10, chimed in. They wanted to do a football theme. Given the location of Wayside Farm in Berryville, Virginia -- some 80 miles west of... Read more
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26d
Breitbart
Clinton Cash: Khizr Khan’s Deep Legal, Financial Connections to Saudi Arabia, Hillary’s Clinton Foundation Tie Terror, Immigration, Email Scandals TogetherSIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Khizr Khan, the Muslim Gold Star father that the ma
Clinton Cash: Khizr Khan’s Deep Legal, Financial Connections to Saudi Arabia, Hillary’s Clinton Foundation Tie Terror, Immigration, Email Scandals Together
Breitbart / Posted 26 days ago
SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Khizr Khan, the Muslim Gold Star father that the mainstream media and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton have been using to criticize Donald J. Trump, has deep ties to the government of Saudi Arabia—and to... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarTuesday Alcoholics Anonymous - Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Meth
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 26 days ago
Tuesday Alcoholics Anonymous - Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline, 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org. Business Network... Read more
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27d
The Hill
Clinton's court shortlist emergesClinton has refused to name names when it comes to the court, saying only that
Clinton's court shortlist emerges
The Hill / Posted 27 days ago
Clinton has refused to name names when it comes to the court, saying only that Congress should confirm President Obama’s nominee, Merrick Garland. ADVERTISEMENT Still, while Clinton hasn’t followed Trump’s lead in releasing names, advocates say her... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarSaturday Lake Superior Zendo - Zazen (Zen Buddhist meditation) meets at 7:40 a
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 29 days ago
Saturday Lake Superior Zendo - Zazen (Zen Buddhist meditation) meets at 7:40 a.m., 8:30 a.m.; morning service at 9:10 a.m. Call 226-6407 for location and details. 12-Step Recovery Groups - offered daily at the Alano Club, 1202 S. Front St.,... Read more
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29d
KIVI Boise
Whole Foods 'World's Healthiest' Slogan Was RejectedWhole Foods applied to get a new slogan: "World's Healthiest Grocery Store." Bu
Whole Foods 'World's Healthiest' Slogan Was Rejected
KIVI Boise / Posted 29 days ago
Whole Foods applied to get a new slogan: "World's Healthiest Grocery Store." But that idea was rejected. The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office says that claim is way too hard to prove. The agency called the phrase "laudatory." After all, it would be... Read more
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CNBC
Two reasons why Whole Foods is have a really bad dayThe grocery chain, which currently claims it's "America's Healthiest Grocery St
Two reasons why Whole Foods is have a really bad day
CNBC / Posted 30 days ago
The grocery chain, which currently claims it's "America's Healthiest Grocery Store," attempted to update its advertising slogan to "World's Healthiest Grocery Store" but was rejected by the agency, according to The Washington Post. The U.S. Patent... Read more

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