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Krishnadev Calamur

Krishnadev Calamur appears in the following:

Kerry Cites Progress In Iran Nuclear Talks But Says Gaps Remain

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

The U.S. secretary of state said he would consult with President Obama on a way forward ahead of a July 20 deadline. Meanwhile, Iran is showing some flexibility on its nuclear program.

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Calorie Counting Machine May Make Dieting Easier In The Future

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Tracking the calories in food you eat can be tedious. But a GE scientist is working on a device that fits over your plate and automatically tells you exactly how much energy is in your meal.

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Tobacco Giant Reynolds American To Buy Lorillard In $27B Deal

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

The deal unites the maker of Camel with Lorillard, the market leader in e-cigarettes and menthol cigarettes, the fastest-growing segments of the tobacco market.

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The Polyphonic Spree, 'Hold Yourself Up'

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

You'll want to join the band after watching the new video for its song "Hold Yourself Up."

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Citigroup Agrees To Pay $7 Billion To Resolve Mortgage Probe

Monday, July 14, 2014

The deal frees Citi from potential liability for collateralized debt obligations as well as mortgage-backed securities issued, structured or underwritten by the company between 2003 and 2008.

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McDonald's Is A Popular Wedding Destination In Hong Kong

Monday, July 14, 2014

McDonald's there are offering wedding packages. It seems the young couples have fond memories of first dates at the McDonald's โ€” where love blossoms under golden arches.

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U.S. Had Heads-Up Over Destruction Of 'Guardian' Hard Drives

Friday, July 11, 2014

The hard drives contained information leaked by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden. At the time, the White House distanced itself from the U.K. government's actions.

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Kurds Seize 2 Oil Fields Amid Rising Tensions With Iraqi Government

Friday, July 11, 2014

The Kurdish political bloc also suspended all participation in the government. The moves further imperil Iraq's already tenuous unity.

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Signs Emerge Of A Compromise On Obama's $3.7B Immmigration Request

Thursday, July 10, 2014

The president wants the money to deal with the thousands of minors from Central America who have crossed into the U.S. Republicans said they want some policy changes; Democrats aren't opposed.

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Philadelphia Judge Denies Former Nazi Guard Bail

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Johann "Hans" Breyer, 89, is awaiting extradition to Germany. His defense lawyers argued he is in poor health. A hearing to extradite him to Germany is scheduled for Aug. 21.

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Samsung Faces Allegation That A Chinese Supplier Used Child Labor

Thursday, July 10, 2014

But the South Korean electronics company's own recent report on conditions at about 100 Chinese suppliers' factories found no child labor, though it did find other violations.

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Germany Asks Top U.S. Spy In Country To Leave

Thursday, July 10, 2014

The move comes in the wake of two cases of espionage allegedly involving the U.S. and amid the fallout from the mass surveillance of Germans by the National Security Agency.

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Congress Has The Ability To Fix Immigration Crisis, Obama Says

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

His remarks in Dallas followed a meeting with faith leaders and local officials, including Gov. Rick Perry, to discuss the large number of unaccompanied minors at the border.

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Man Tied To Nazis Dies In Michigan At Age 93

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

John Kalymon, who became a U.S. citizen in 1955, was under a deportation order for serving in a Nazi-controlled police force during World War II. But he had denied he had ever shot at Jews.

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Argentina Ditches Dutch On The Way To World Cup Final

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

Argentina defeated the Netherlands 4-2 in penalty kicks in their World Cup semifinal. The two sides were 0-0 at the end of extra time. Argentina plays Germany in the final on Sunday.

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Senate Confirms Julian Castro As Housing Secretary

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

The 39-year-old mayor of San Antonio is Hispanic and a rising star in the Democratic Party. He succeeds Shaun Donovan, who was tapped to be White House budget chief.

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Rivals Claim Victory In Indonesian Presidential Election

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

Jakarta Gov. Joko Widodo based his claim on early results, which have been accurate in the past. But his rival, Suharto-era Gen. Prabowo Subianto, is refusing to concede.

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Germany Widens Spy Investigation Reportedly Involving U.S.

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

News reports say police raided the home and office of an official in the German Defense Ministry. It comes just days after the arrest of a man last week for allegedly passing secrets to the U.S.

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Ex-New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin Gets 10 Years In Corruption Case

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

Nagin, who became the face of New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina, was convicted Feb. 12 of accepting hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes and kickbacks.

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Foreign Buyers In American Real Estate

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

Mega-wealthy foreign buyers getting deep into American real estate โ€“ shutting out American buyers, scooping up the top of the market and, laundering money.

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