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Breaking News: What if Russia invades eastern Ukraine?
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS SelectMedia

Donetsk :: Ukraine | updated 2014-04-23 11:36:06 -0700 | disasters-news

Opinion A Russian invasion of eastern Ukraine that ends with the region annexed into Russia is almost unthinkable in the 21st century. Yet recent events have suddenly made what seems an antiquated scenario plausible. During a call-in program broadcast on...
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Breaking News: Low protein levels in processed foods could be root cause of obesity epidemic – study
Posted by: Punditty

Sydney :: Australia | updated 2014-04-23 11:12:55 -0700 | health-news

If you eat a lot of processed foods, a study published Thursday in the journal Nature may give you yet another good reason to rethink your diet. In this thought-provoking research on why more and more people are getting fatter,...
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Breaking News: US drone attacks kill 55 suspected al-Qaida militants and civilians in Yemen
Posted by: aymaan30 SelectMedia

Sanaa :: Yemen | updated 2014-04-23 11:43:09 -0700 | disasters-news

A relentless US drone offensive in the last 24 hours killed more than 50 suspected al-Qaida militants in Yemen, including civilians. “The Central Intelligence Agency and the US military both run drone programs in Yemen, which work with each other....
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Breaking News: Dissing dissent: Putin allies put in charge of ‘Russia's Facebook'
Posted by: Robert Myles SelectMedia

Moscow :: Russia | updated 2014-04-23 11:02:15 -0700 | political-news

Commentary During Russian President Vladimir Putin’s recent question-and-answer session, now an annual event, aired on Russian TV and lasting a mammoth four hours, former NSA contractor Edward Snowden made an unexpected intervention asking the Russian leader via video-link if Russia...
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Breaking News: Battery hens suffer a life worse than death
Posted by: itobin53

Tampa :: FL :: USA | updated 2014-04-23 11:13:26 -0700 | disasters-news

If more people knew the level of cruelty battery hens are forced to endure, they might never eat an egg from a caged hen again. It is not natural, normal or humane for any animal to live in a tiny...
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Breaking News: Best way for the Jets to improve defense is to bolster offense
Posted by: Greg Fortier

New York City :: NY :: USA | updated 2014-04-23 11:03:49 -0700 | sports-news

First, third, fifth, eighth and 11th — that is where the New York Jets have ranked in points allowed per game ever since 2009, when Rex Ryan took over as the head coach. Jump over to the other side of...
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Breaking News: Russia disappearing under Putin's personal rule
Posted by: Robert Weller

Moscow :: Russia | updated 2014-04-23 08:42:45 -0700 | disasters-news

Opinion Russian President Vladimir Putin is in new battlegrounds, where masks won’t help. They include tight sanctions likely to soon be imposed, the emotional drain of being a pariah again, and unfriendly courtrooms. And all the friendly Russian media in...
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Breaking News: Rival Palestinian factions agree to form national unity government
Posted by: saleh1966

Gaza :: Palestine | updated 2014-04-23 11:02:20 -0700 | your-story

Rival Palestinian movements Fatah and Hamas have reportedly agreed to form a national unity government of technocrats within the next five weeks.
The agreement between members of the PLO and Hamas was reached following reconciliation talks in the Gaza strip,...
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Breaking News: Dying teen raises more than £1 million for Teenage Cancer Trust
Posted by: Anne Sewell

Burntwood :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-04-23 11:50:15 -0700 | health-news

When he was just 15, Stephen Sutton from Burntwood in Staffordshire, UK, was diagnosed with colorectal cancer. At the age of 19, he has been told that his cancer is inoperable and cannot be cured. This has prompted Stephen to...
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Breaking News: General's reprimand only scratches the surface
Posted by: Mike Sarzo SelectMedia

Okinawa :: Japan | updated 2014-04-23 11:02:15 -0700 | disasters-news

Opinion The problems that resulted in Maj. Gen. Michael T. Harrison receiving a reprimand for sitting on complaints of sexual assaults that piled up during his tenure as commanding officer of United States Army forces in Japan are more than...
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Breaking News: Poll: Four Southern state races show Democrats will keep control of Senate
Posted by: MrGrassroots

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-04-23 11:37:32 -0700 | political-news

In a poll released Wednesday by the New York Times Upshot/Kaiser Family Foundation, Democrats will likely retain control of the United States Senate. The four Senate races polled were in the South. Republicans had been buoyed by the hope they...
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Breaking News: Psychologist says black men are ‘turning gay' because of their mothers (Videos)
Posted by: VeronicaS SelectMedia

New York City :: NY :: USA | updated 2014-04-23 08:00:22 -0700 | disasters-news

A 2013 video featuring a psychologist has been making the social media and email rounds again, and many agree with what psychologist Umar Abdullah Johnson is saying about the “black, gay phenomenon.” Mothers are blamed for most of what ails...
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Breaking News: Supreme Court upholds Michigan's affirmative action ban
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS SelectMedia

Lansing :: MI :: USA | updated 2014-04-23 10:20:25 -0700 | political-news

The US Supreme Court has upheld by a 6-2 vote a Michigan voter initiative called Proposal 2 that banned racial preferences in admissions to the state's public universities. Justice Anthony M. Kennedy, who wrote the controlling opinion in the case...
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Breaking News: Allvoices Anchor of the Week: Harold Michael Harvey
Posted by: AllvoicesEditors

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-04-23 10:54:09 -0700 | your-story

We are excited to announce that Harold Michael Harvey, JD, of Atlanta has been named Anchor of the Week. Two-time semimonthly winner in the “American Pundit Contest 2013,” Harold has a proven track record of covering news as it happens,...
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Breaking News: Court orders US government to release memo on drone killings
Posted by: Nina Rai

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-04-23 08:43:46 -0700 | political-news

In a setback to the US government, a New York federal appeals court Monday ordered the Obama administration to release parts of classified memo legally justifying the use of drone strikes to kill American citizens overseas. In doing so the...
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