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FILE - In this Feb. 14 2014 file photo, a girl holds a doughnut and a beverage at a Dunkin' Donuts in New York. Dunkin’ Brands CEO Nigel Travis said in a phone interview Thursday, July 24, 2014, that the company is pushing to get its cashiers to “upsell” to afternoon customers. It’s part of an effort to increase sales after stores have emptied out after the morning rush. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
Dunkin' pushing cashiers to 'upsell' in afternoonsDunkin' pushing stores to 'upsell' in afternoons; 'Would you like a doughnut with that?'
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Israel swears in new president amid Gaza warAmid Gaza war, Israel swears in new President Reuven Rivlin, replacing Shimon Peres
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FILE - In this July 1, 2014 file photo, Philadelphia Police and Fire Department investigate the scene of a food truck explosion in the Northeast section of Philadelphia. Authorities say a mother and daughter have died of injuries they suffered when a food truck exploded in Philadelphia earlier this month. The city medical examiner's office confirmed Thursday that 17-year-old Jaylin Steffany Landaverry Galdanez died Tuesday and 42-year-old Olga Galdanez died Sunday. The mother owned the truck. (AP Photo/Philadelphia Daily News, C.F. Sanchez, File)  THE EVENING BULLETIN OUT, TV OUT; MAGS OUT; NO SALES
Mother, daughter die after Philly food truck blastMother, teenage daughter die of injuries suffered in food truck explosion in Philadelphia
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In this photo provided by the Vatican newspaper L'Osservatore Romano, Pope Francis meets Meriam Ibrahim, from Sudan, with her daughter Maya in her arms,  in his Santa Marta residence, at the Vatican, Thursday, July 24, 2014.   The Sudanese woman who was sentenced to death in Sudan for refusing to recant her Christian faith has arrived in Italy along with her family, including the infant born in prison.  Ibrahim, whose father was Muslim but whose mother was an Orthodox Christian from Ethiopia, was sentenced to death over charges of apostasy. She married her husband, a Christian, in a church ceremony in 2011.  (AP Photo/L'Osservatore Romano, File)
Pope meets Sudanese woman sentenced to deathPope meets privately with Sudanese woman who escaped death sentence for Christian faith
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FILE - In this June 6, 2011 file picture the logo of Swiss company Roche is photographed in Rotkreuz, Switzerland. Swiss drugmaker Roche Holding AG on Thursday July 24, 2014  posted a net profit drop of 7 percent compared with a year ago, weighed down by a strong Swiss franc and charges from one of its diagnostic units. (AP Photo/Keystone,Urs Flueeler,File)
Swiss drug maker Roche posts 7 percent profit dropSwiss drug maker Roche posts 7 percent profit drop amid strong franc, diagnostic charges
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In this photo taken on Sunday, July 20, 2014, Gerald Andrejcak, assistant director of Common Sense for Animals in Warren County, N.J, kayacks in Lake Hopatcong near Jefferson, N.J., searching for a large snake. Traps have been set, according to the New Jersey Herald, for a large exotic snake that animal control officers and a private reptile expert have been hunting for in the lake in northwest New Jersey. Spokesman Lawrence Ragonese says there haven't been any confirmed sightings of the snake, which has been reported to be either a boa constrictor or anaconda. (AP Photo/The New Jersey Herald, Daniel Freel)
State ends hunt for snake in New Jersey lakeState ends hunt after no sign of 16-foot-long anaconda in New Jersey's largest lake
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IMF cuts US and global growth forecasts for 2014IMF cuts global growth forecast because of slowdowns in US, Russia and emerging markets
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This undated photo provided by Hermes shows France's Nadege Vanhee-Cybulski, who was named has named French luxury powerhouse Hermes' new womenswear designer, to replace outgoing Christophe Lemaire. She was previously women’s design director at Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen’s The Row, and has worked in important behind-the-scenes roles at Martin Margiela and Celine in Paris. (AP Photo/Inez et Vinoodh, Hermes)
Hermes names new womenswear designerHermes picks a behind-the-scenes name for new womenswear designer
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US stocks rise at midday on stronger earningsUS stock market inches higher at midday after United, Ford and others report better results
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