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New virus in Africa looks like rabies, acts like Ebola - Vitals

Saturday, September 29, 2012
Category: Health

From vitals.nbcnews.com

A virus that killed two teenagers in Congo in 2009 is a completely new type, related to rabies but causing the bleeding and rapid death that makes Ebola infection so terrifying, scientists reported on Thursday.

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Melting Greenland Weighs Perils Against Potential - NYTimes.com

Saturday, September 29, 2012
Category: World

From www.nytimes.com

Vast new deposits of minerals and gems are being discovered as Greenland’s massive ice cap recedes, forming the basis of a potentially lucrative mining industry. One of the world’s largest deposits of rare earth metals — essential for manufacturing cellphones, wind turbines and electric cars — sits just outside Narsaq.

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Medicare Billing Rises at Hospitals With Electronic Records - NYTimes.com

Saturday, September 29, 2012
Category: America

From www.nytimes.com

The move to electronic health records may be contributing to billions of dollars in higher costs for Medicare, private insurers and patients by making it easier for hospitals and physicians to bill more for their services, whether or not they provide additional care.

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The last remains of the empire In English EL PAÍS

Saturday, September 29, 2012
Category: World

From elpais.com

There was a time of splendor, almost a century ago now, when trade was plentiful at Peñón de Alhucemas: when the gates of the island fort swung open and the nearby residents of Rif would come in to sell their chickens, eggs, fruit, vegetables and coal.

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