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Breaking News: US attacks Yemen militants with drones and Navy SEALs
Posted by: northsunm32

Sanaa :: Yemen | updated 2014-04-24 17:31:42 -0700 | disasters-news

Local officials claim that a US and Yemeni air campaign killed at least 68 al-Qaida militants over the weekend in a bid to head off more attacks by the group. The campaign was termed "unprecedented." Members of al-Qaida in the...
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Breaking News: Free college for all high school graduates in Michigan city is a big step forward
Posted by: Dava Castillo SelectMedia

Kalamazoo :: MI :: USA | updated 2014-04-24 21:37:50 -0700 | education-news

“If it’s too good to be true, it probably is,” the old saying goes. But in the case of free college for Kalamazoo, Mich., residents, it's both a good thing and true. If you graduate from high school in Kalamazoo,...
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Breaking News: To protect and serve? Police public relations campaign backfires horribly in New York City
Posted by: tjlarson SelectMedia

New York City :: NY :: USA | updated 2014-04-24 13:59:30 -0700 | political-news

Looking for an inexpensive way to promote your product or service? If so, social networking sites my be an ideal way to do so—unless you happen to be the New York Police Department, that is. On Tuesday, the NYPD sent...
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Breaking News: FDA moves to regulate e-cigarettes as equal to tobacco
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-04-24 21:11:31 -0700 | technology-news

The Wild West, unregulated period for electronic cigarettes is coming to an end. The US Food and Drug Administration proposed Thursday to regulate all e-cigarettes, their auxiliary refill packages and the smoking devices themselves under the same rules as regular...
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Breaking News: Surprise, surprise: Nevada rancher hailed as hero by right-wingers is racist (Video)
Posted by: VeronicaS

Las Vegas :: NV :: USA | updated 2014-04-24 22:09:17 -0700 | political-news

Opinion Nevada rancher or welfare farmer—depending on who is doing the analysis—thinks “the Negro” was better off being a slave. In a report first published by The New York Times, Cliven Bundy, the patriotic hero of right-wingers like tea partiers...
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Breaking News: Congress cracks down on Photoshopped models in advertising
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-04-24 18:36:56 -0700 | business-news

These days, even the most beautiful woman in the world gets Photoshopped on magazine covers or in advertisements. Here we see Lupita Nyong'o, the Academy Award-winning actress who was just named People magazine's Most Beautiful Woman for 2014. And here...
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Breaking News: Russia begins military drills as Kiev intensifies crackdown on separatists

Slav'yans'k :: Ukraine | updated 2014-04-24 12:15:56 -0700 | disasters-news

Ukrainian security forces have killed five "terrorists" during "antiterrorist operations" in eastern Ukraine, the Ukrainian Interior Ministry said in a statement released Thursday. The Russian authorities announced in response to the renewed crackdown on pro-Russian...
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Breaking News: California Senate kills cellphone kill-switch law
Posted by: Nathan Salant

Sacramento :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-04-24 20:31:50 -0700 | technology-news

California state Sen. Mark Leno blamed Thursday's defeat of his proposal to require a "kill switch" on cellular telephones on intense industry lobbying but promised to bring his bill up again this year. "We aren't giving up," Leno (D-San Francisco)...
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Breaking News: Michael Pineda suspended 10 games for use of pine tar
Posted by: Matthew Shovlin

New York City :: NY :: USA | updated 2014-04-24 21:57:25 -0700 | sports-news

Back on April 10, New York Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda notched his first win since 2011, but it wasn't his impressive return from a devastating injury that made headlines. Pineda was spotted with a suspicious substance on his hand, and...
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Breaking News: Ways to avoid the appearance of plagiarism
Posted by: Robert Weller

Denver :: CO :: USA | updated 2014-04-24 21:33:17 -0700 | education-news

Opinion Few writers are likely to intentionally steal the work of others, but these days appearances are sometimes more important than what actually occurred. The computer practice of cutting and pasting was initially welcomed by the media to improve productivity....
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Breaking News: Report implicates former DHS official, government in dishonesty
Posted by: Mike Sarzo SelectMedia

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-04-24 20:46:13 -0700 | political-news

Opinion If you can’t trust the people responsible for enforcing the laws or making sure a department is run legally and properly, who can you trust? That question is one that Senate investigators are asking in the wake of a...
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Breaking News: LaMarcus Aldridge is NBA's most underrated superstar
Posted by: Jake Brown SelectMedia

Portland :: OR :: USA | updated 2014-04-24 17:23:32 -0700 | sports-news

Maybe it’s the fact that he plays in Portland. Maybe it’s the fact that he’s overshadowed by his star young point guard, Damian Lillard. Maybe it’s the fact that he plays against the center that everyone talks about, Dwight Howard....
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Breaking News: If Pujols stays healthy, he has a shot at breaking Bonds' all-time HR record
Posted by: Punditty SelectMedia

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-04-24 18:13:40 -0700 | sports-news

When Albert Pujols injured his left foot in July 2013, more than a few baseball minds wondered if the All-Star slugger’s best years were behind him. Pujols already seemed to be slowing in 2011, his 11th and final campaign with...
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Breaking News: Travel junket: Celebrating King's Day in the Netherlands
Posted by: Elaine Cheung

Groningen :: Netherlands | updated 2014-04-24 15:26:38 -0700 | travel-news

The Dutch know how to party. In the Sochi Olympics, the Heineken Holland House was the place to go that even Russian President Vladimir Putin had to make an appearance. In the Netherlands, the national day to party is called...
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Breaking News: Goran Dragic named NBA's Most Improved Player
Posted by: Matthew Shovlin

Phoenix :: AZ :: USA | updated 2014-04-24 13:54:05 -0700 | sports-news

The 45th overall pick of the 2008 NBA Draft, not much was expected of Goran Dragic when he came over from Slovenia. By chipping in 6.8 points and 2.7 assists per game over his first three NBA campaigns, Dragic was...
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