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  • Mercedes-Benz recalls 85,000 cars for steering fluid leak
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    Mercedes-Benz and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration have announced the recall of roughly 85,000 E-Class and C-Class vehicles in the U.S. stemming from power steering system failures. The problem stems from a faulty power steering pump that can create a shortage of power steering fluid, ultimately reducing the aid given from the power steering system

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  • Robson loses in Osaka first round
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    Britain’s Laura Robson is out of the HP Open in Osaka after losing to veteran Kimiko Date Krumm in the first round.

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  • Roy Halladay Records A No-Hitter In His First Post-Season Game
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    After an outstanding regular season that saw him win 21 games, record a 2.44 ERA, and throw 219 strikeouts, many baseball fans were left to wonder how Roy……

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  • Of 1.2 Billion Twitter Posts, 71% Are Ignored
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    destinyland writes “1.2 billion Twitter ‘tweets’ were analyzed over two months by analytics company Sysomos, who concluded that a whopping 71% of them got no reaction whatsoever — no online responses, and no Twitter ‘retweets.’ ‘Only a small number of users actually have the ability to engage on Twitter in a significant way,’ the researchers conclude, noting that just 6% of Twitter’s status updates ever get retweeted (while 23% get a reply). (more…)