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Breaking News: Poll: Ryan comes closest to beating Clinton in 2016, but Republicans like Bush, Huckabee
Posted by: Punditty

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-04-16 00:11:08 -0700 | political-news

If the next US presidential election were held today, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton would soundly defeat seven potential Republican candidates, according to a Marist-McClatchy poll released Tuesday. Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan, the 2012 GOP vice presidential nominee, would...
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Breaking News: Latest stabbing attack leaves 5 dead - why is this happening?
Posted by: Barry Ellsworth

Calgary :: Canada | updated 2014-04-15 23:50:26 -0700 | disasters-news

In the third deadly stabbing incident in less than a week, five young people in their late teens to early 20s are dead following an early morning attack Tuesday in Canada. A suspect is in custody following the stabbings in...
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Breaking News: As Ukraine military begin operations in East, four-way talks last hope to avert civil war
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS SelectMedia

Kramators'k :: Ukraine | updated 2014-04-16 02:59:30 -0700 | disasters-news

The Ukrainian military has commenced a crackdown on pro-Russian separatists in the Russian-speaking east of the country, according to reports. CNN reports that acting President Oleksandr Turchynov said Tuesday that an "anti-terrorist" operation was under way in Ukraine's eastern...
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Breaking News: Unintentional cruelty: Are prairie dog relocations worth the risk of mortality?
Posted by: PrairieDogPress

Santa Fe :: NM :: USA | updated 2014-04-15 10:54:14 -0700 | technology-news

Spring marks the annual beginning of an increasingly popular non-lethal method of removing unwanted prairie dogs: Relocation of entire segments to more suitable and protected habitat. But the job isn’t for sissies or the faint of heart, because there is...
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Breaking News: Methane leaks from some fracking sites 1000 times above official figures
Posted by: Robert Myles

West Lafayette :: IN :: USA | updated 2014-04-16 03:06:29 -0700 | technology-news

The furor over fracking took a further twist this week as levels of the greenhouse gas methane were found above drilling wells, in some cases, 1,000 times greater than previous Environmental Protection Agency estimates. The shocking figures came from air...
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Breaking News: It's less about issues and more about folks being duped
Posted by: Michael Rappaport

Griffin :: GA :: USA | updated 2014-04-16 02:51:33 -0700 | political-news

We're growing a strange crop of patriots these days. We have all sorts of people on the right who think they're patriotic because they oppose the federal government, and they see no irony in the fact that most of what...
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Breaking News: The Cliven Bundy standoff: Victory for freedom or dangerous precedent?
Posted by: tjlarson SelectMedia

Bunkerville :: NV :: USA | updated 2014-04-16 02:51:33 -0700 | disasters-news

The recent showdown in Nevada between private citizens on behalf of cattle rancher Cliven Bundy and federal forces is viewed by some as a victory for freedom against an increasingly tyrannical government. For others, it is viewed as the government...
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Breaking News: India's Supreme Court recognizes transgenders in landmark ruling
Posted by: Nina Rai

New Delhi :: India | updated 2014-04-16 01:34:52 -0700 | humanitarian-news

India’s Supreme Court has granted recognition to transgender individuals as a third gender, deserving of equal treatment. Tuesday’s landmark ruling comes just months after the court criminalized gay sex. A bench comprising Justices KS Radhakrishnan and A.K. Sikri directed the...
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Breaking News: Baby bees gives a glimpse of ancient Southern California
Posted by: Amy Stewart

Los Angeles :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-04-15 19:33:33 -0700 | technology-news

In 1970, researchers excavating the La Brea Tar Pits found two bees in the pupal stage of development. The nests they occupied were about 10.5 millimeters (about half an inch) in length and 5 millimeters (about 0.2 inches) in diameter,...
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Breaking News: The Pulitzer: A prize for pen power
Posted by: preetamkaushik

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-04-15 22:29:14 -0700 | arts-culture-news

The Washington Post and The Guardian will undoubtedly garner media headlines for winning this year’s Pulitzer for public service for publicizing the NSA’s overreach into the lives of ordinary citizens. However, the legacy of Joseph Pulitzer -- a Hungarian immigrant...
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Breaking News: Allvoices Anchor of the Week: Mike Sarzo
Posted by: AllvoicesEditors

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-04-16 00:19:25 -0700 | your-story

My biggest passions are sports and music, with my favorites being football and Stevie Nicks, respectively. I have a strong passion for equality, having written about gay rights, women's rights and race issues. I also have an avid interest in...
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Breaking News: How tax software companies fight against return-free filing
Posted by: Joe Kukura

San Diego :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-04-15 13:29:18 -0700 | technology-news

Every year I get suckered by some online tax preparation company that offers "free tax filing" but ends up costing me $20 to $30 to file. I do not discover this until the final steps of a lengthy tax preparation...
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Breaking News: Karl Marx was right about capitalism, but was he wrong about communism?
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS SelectMedia

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-04-15 21:20:11 -0700 | political-news

Author's note: This is the final installment of a trilogy. The second part of the trilogy may be accessed here In the first volume of “Das Kapital,” published in 1867, Karl Marx developed a rigorous critique of industrial capitalism that...
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Breaking News: Israel accuses US of ‘surrender' to Iran in nuclear negotiations
Posted by: saleh1966 SelectMedia

Tel Aviv :: Israel | updated 2014-04-16 02:42:23 -0700 | your-story

Israeli intelligence and strategic affairs minister Yuval Steinitz said comments by US Secretary of State John Kerry showed the US “surrender” on nuclear negotiations with Iran, AFP reported. Addressing US lawmakers last week, Kerry said Iran is potentially very close...
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Breaking News: Pastor carries ‘You deserve rape' sign at college protest (Video)
Posted by: VeronicaS

Phoenix :: AZ :: USA | updated 2014-04-15 18:25:59 -0700 | political-news

“You deserve rape” was emblazoned on a sign recently held high by a so-called man of God on an Arizona university campus. Dean Saxton, a self-proclaimed preacher, said he was exercising his First Amendment right of free speech when he...
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