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    Nintendo reports loss on shaky Wii U sales

    TOKYO (AP) — Nintendo Co. sank to a worse-than-expected loss for the fiscal first quarter on lagging Wii U and 3DS video-game machine sales. Full Story
    Microsoft spreads Cortana abroad in Windows Phone
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Microsoft is spreading its Cortana digital assistant abroad, starting with China and the U. Full Story

    AYER NEWS
    Facing lack of budget and office help, Planning Board chairman resigns

    AYER -- Citing a lack of response from the Board of Selectmen and a complete lack of budget, Ayer Planning Board Chairman Morris Babcock has resigned. Full Story
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    John Hamill remembered as renaissance man who always got things done

    HARVARD -- John Hamill was a man who got things done. That's how he was remembered by Harvard residents who packed the Harvard Historical Society July 24, standing in the building that is his lasting legacy. Full Story
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    NVMC gets $318K for behavioral health

    AYER -- Nashoba Valley Medical Center has received more than $300,000 in state funding to boost programs that its president says are addressing a growing need. Full Story
     
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    Nintendo reports loss on shaky Wii U sales

    07/30/2014 05:36 AM EDT
    TOKYO (AP) — Nintendo Co. sank to a worse-than-expected loss for the fiscal first quarter on lagging Wii U and 3DS video-game machine sales. 
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    Microsoft spreads Cortana abroad in Windows Phone
    07/30/2014 03:36 AM EDT - LOS ANGELES (AP) — Microsoft is spreading its Cortana digital assistant abroad, starting with China and the U. Full Story

    Indian online retailer Flipkart raises $1 billion
    07/30/2014 04:17 AM EDT - MUMBAI, India (AP) — India's largest online e-commerce company, Flipkart, raised $1 billion in new capital this week as the company gears up for competition with Amazon's push into the Indian market. Full Story

    Billions of GI Bill funds go to for-profit schools
    07/30/2014 12:12 AM EDT - WASHINGTON (AP) — Iraq and Afghanistan veterans have flocked to for-profit colleges, including a troubled chain that is closing or selling its campuses amid a series of federal and state investigations. Full Story

    Twitter 2Q results soar, stock flies high
    07/29/2014 11:40 PM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — The little blue bird is flying high. Stronger-than-expected financial results pushed Twitter's stock sharply higher on Tuesday after the short messaging service said its revenue more than doubled in the second quarter. Full Story

    How Asana hopes to purge the scourge of email
    07/29/2014 04:24 PM EDT - Asana is a service created to minimize the need for workplace email by serving as a one-stop shop for assigning work, sharing ideas, posting important updates and tracking the progress of projects. Full Story

    Analysts: Samsung phone shipments falter in 2Q
    07/29/2014 04:56 PM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — Samsung Electronics Co., the world's biggest maker of smartphones, saw its sales drop in the second quarter, a research firm said Tuesday. Full Story

    Australian airline passengers told to flush drugs

    CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An Australian airline apologized on Wednesday for a warning a flight attendant gave passengers who might have been flying high that there were drug-sniffer dogs awaiting them at Sydney airport. Full Story
    Correction: Music-Eric Clapton story

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — In a story July 24 about Eric Clapton's new album "The Breeze," The Associated Press reported erroneously the first name of singer Don White. Full Story