National News

U.S. durable-goods orders expand 2.6 percent in March

Nathan Andrada – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Washington, DC, United States (4E) – Orders for durable goods in the U.S. climbed 2.6 percent in March, marking the widest gain in the last four months, and an indication of improved business spending as the...
Posted On 24 Apr 2014
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A & E

Lupita Nyong’o named People’s most beautiful

Paula David – Fourth Estate Cooperative Reporter Los Angeles, CA, United States (4E) – Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o has been named the most beautiful woman by People magazine on their 25th anniversary issue. The svelte 31-year-old said she “never...
Posted On 24 Apr 2014
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Crime

PSP: Lemont Couple Jailed after Narcotics Investigation

COLLEGE TOWNSHIP – Sean H. Raines, 41, and Malorie A. Lane, 24, both of Lemont, have been jailed after a narcotics investigation, reported the state police at Philipsburg today. On Wednesday, the Pennsylvania State Police, North Central Strike Force Unit, executed a search...
Posted On 24 Apr 2014

Business

Euro zone budget deficit drops to 2.6 percent of GDP

Nathan Andrada – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Brussels, Belgium (4E) – The combined budget deficit by the governments of the 17-member euro zone dropped below the common-currency area’s target in the fourth quarter of 2013, the first time since the...
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Health

Afghan police guard opens fire at Kabul hospital killing 3 Americans

Windsor Genova – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Kabul, Afghanistan (4E) – Three Americans, including a Chicago doctor, were killed near the gate of a hospital compound in Kabul on Thursday after an Afghan police guard opened fired at them while they were...
Posted On 24 Apr 2014
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