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US taxpayer data accessed by hackers

The US tax authorities (IRS) said Friday the personal information of a further 390,000 individuals may have been accessed by cyber criminals.

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US growth estimate revised down slightly

The US economy grew at a slightly slower rate in the third quarter than previously estimated, according to official figures.

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When a slump hits a vast iron ore mine

Life in a vast iron ore mine hitting hard times

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