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Breaking News: Those facial recognition TVs are here
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Las Vegas :: NV :: USA | updated 2014-01-07 11:32:11 -0800 | technology-news

George Orwell must not have realized that we would someday welcome Big Brother – as long as he came with a customizable home screen, a voice assistant and some TV or movie recommendations tailored to our personal interests. Facial recognition...
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Breaking News: Introducing Dr. N, central Ohio's own Dr. Oz
Posted by: Frances Stotter SelectMedia

Columbus :: OH :: USA | updated 2014-01-23 10:48:22 -0800 | health-news

Meet Dr. Surender Reddy Neravetla -- cardiologist, speaker, and author. He just returned from a speaking tour in his native India, and says he’s glad to be back home in the USA. His nickname is “Dr. N,” but many call...
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Breaking News: Texas turns dead woman's body into incubator for fetus
Posted by: itobin53

Fort Worth :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-01-11 00:06:30 -0800 | disasters-news

An obscure law in Texas has turned a dead woman’s body into an incubator for the 14-week fetus she was carrying when she died. Marlise Munoz, 33, was found collapsed on the kitchen floor of their Texas home by her...
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Breaking News:  GOP tribute commends Rosa Parks' role in 'ending racism,' Americans disagree

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2013-12-04 12:09:53 -0800 | political-news

The Republican National Convention is backtracking on its tweet to commemorate the 58th anniversary of Rosa Parks’ refusal to give up her seat to a white passenger on a bus in Montgomery, Ala. The tweet which read, "Today we remember...
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Breaking News: Alleged Fort Hood shooter sought treatment for stress disorder
Posted by: Nathan Salant

Fort Hood :: TX :: USA | updated 2014-04-06 15:07:53 -0700 | disasters-news

US Army Specialist Ivan Lopez was taking antidepressants and being evaluated for post-traumatic stress disorder when he allegedly started shooting at Fort Hood, killing four including himself and wounding 16. Lopez, 34, a 15-year veteran who sought treatment after serving...
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Breaking News: Is it March Madness: College athletes can unionize
Posted by: Robert Weller

Chicago :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-03-30 14:38:53 -0700 | sports-news

The most dramatic event of this year’s March Madness did not occur on a basketball court. A federal labor official has ruled football players at Northwestern University can unionize. The NCAA and Northwestern immediately said they will appeal the ruling...
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Breaking News: John Beale pleads guilty to theft and fraud: Ex-EPA official posed as CIA
Posted by: April Johnson

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2013-12-20 09:31:09 -0800 | political-news

Since as early as the year 2000, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has had a thief and con-artist in their midst. John Beale, 65, retired senior policy adviser for the Office of Air and Radiation, began defrauding the government of...
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Breaking News: Obama embodies fulfillment of dream lost by JFK and RFK assassinations
Posted by: MrGrassroots

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2013-11-26 12:52:58 -0800 | political-news

For many Americans, the assassination of President John Fitzgerald Kennedy on Nov. 22, 1963, was the end of a dream of a presidency on the verge of greatness. The assassination of JFK was the murder and death of that great...
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Breaking News: Calling murder a hate crime doesn't change the facts
Posted by: Michael Rappaport

Griffin :: GA :: USA | updated 2014-04-16 07:49:03 -0700 | disasters-news

Murder is one of the strangest of all crimes. More often than not, the victim and the killer know each other. More often than not, someone who commits a murder has no previous criminal record. It is known as a...
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Breaking News: Will the Koch brothers buy control of the US Senate in 2014?
Posted by: itobin53 SelectMedia

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-03-13 09:18:23 -0700 | political-news

Control of the Senate is the Holy Grail of the 2014 elections. And elections can be decided with money. Perhaps no two people in America are more familiar with that concept than Charles and David Koch, the creators of the...
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Breaking News: It's important that satire gets identified clearly as such
Posted by: Michael Rappaport

Griffin :: GA :: USA | updated 2014-03-29 14:08:59 -0700 | disasters-news

Call off the dogs. Shut down the radar. The mystery of Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 has been solved, thanks to the brilliant insight of former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin. That is, if you believe the Daily Currant, one of a...
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Breaking News: CTE diagnosis on former baseball player may help bring needed changes to sports
Posted by: Mike Sarzo SelectMedia

Cincinnati :: OH :: USA | updated 2013-12-17 08:51:12 -0800 | health-news

The baseball world and family members of former Cincinnati Reds and Kansas City Royals utility player Ryan Freel were saddened last year when the 36-year-old committed suicide. Researchers at Boston University School of Medicine who studied Freel after his death...
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Breaking News: Winter Olympics in Sochi a worldwide stage for gay rights
Posted by: Jack J. Prather

Asheville :: NC :: USA | updated 2014-01-09 13:05:17 -0800 | political-news

The ongoing brutality toward gays and lesbians exhibited by government forces and rampaging bigots in Russia fortunately was captured on myriad cameras and broadcast to the world via social media and television, and that sparked an overwhelmingly negative reaction that...
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Breaking News: Letterman retiring, leaving huge void in late night
Posted by: Michael Rappaport

Griffin :: GA :: USA | updated 2014-04-06 15:24:17 -0700 | entertainment-news

So word is that David Letterman will retire in 2015. CNN's Brian Stelter tweeted the news Thursday afternoon, which probably means Letterman himself either told friends or announced it himself during the taping of Thursday night's show. What? You thought...
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Breaking News: Alliance with de Blasio highlights Hillary Clinton's shape-shifting strategy for 2016
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS SelectMedia

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-01-04 16:13:09 -0800 | political-news

The Clintons' refurbished political relationship with Bill de Blasio on proud display at his swearing-in Wednesday highlights how being centrist positions you conveniently on relatively uncommitted ideological grounds, where the benefits of opportunistic political shape-shifting can...
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