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Breaking News: What number will LeBron James wear in return to the Cavs?
Posted by: ZacWassink

Cleveland :: OH :: USA | updated 2014-07-21 23:02:55 -0700 | sports-news

What's in a number? Quite a bit, it turns out, for at least one NBA franchise. Just about everything tied to northeast Ohio since July 11 has been linked with LeBron James’ return to the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Cavs are...
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Breaking News: Study identifies how marijuana may aid cancer cure
Posted by: Elizabeth Renter

Raleigh :: NC :: USA | updated 2014-07-21 14:53:20 -0700 | health-news

You don’t have to look far to find a new and impressive study on the potential benefits of marijuana. As state marijuana prohibition laws fall like dominos, activists, scientists, and government officials alike are interested in verifying the possible medical...
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Breaking News: Microsoft to shut down Xbox Entertainment Studios
Posted by: Aby Sam Thomas

New York City :: NY :: USA | updated 2014-07-21 06:31:23 -0700 | business-news

Well, that was quick. Barely a few months after announcing its intention to get into original video content business, Microsoft has now decided to scrap that plan and shut down its Xbox Entertainment Studios for good. The closing of Xbox...
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Breaking News: WWE: The Rock says he wants to wrestle again
Posted by: Julie Johnson

Stamford :: CT :: USA | updated 2014-07-21 23:53:30 -0700 | sports-news

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson expressed his desire to return to WWE in an interview with Michelle Beadle of ESPN's SportsNation. According to The Rock, his show business career is keeping him busy right now, but he would love to wrestle...
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Breaking News: Why did Ukrainian air control divert Flight MH17 into war zone airspace? (Part 1)

Donetsk :: Ukraine | updated 2014-07-21 22:52:42 -0700 | disasters-news

Author’s note: This is the first of a two-part series Opinion When Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, was shot down near Snizhe in eastern Ukraine, it had veered about 300 miles off its original...
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Breaking News: ‘Maverick', ‘The Rockford Files' legend James Garner dead at 86
Posted by: Barry Ellsworth SelectMedia

Brentwood :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-07-21 20:07:47 -0700 | obituaries-news

The man who made “Maverick” a household word has died. James Garner, one of television’s most beloved actors, was found dead of natural causes at his home in the Brentwood area of Los Angeles, the CBC reported. He was 86...
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Breaking News: Oceans a key factor in search for alien life
Posted by: Robert Myles

Norwich :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-07-21 14:52:48 -0700 | technology-news

New research published Monday could help determine whether other planets are capable of developing and sustaining life. As the number of exoplanets — planets outwith our solar system — discovered rises almost daily, researchers at the UK’s University of East...
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Breaking News: Travel junket: Life in a Buddhist monastery
Posted by: Elaine Cheung

Kathmandu :: Nepal | updated 2014-07-21 20:14:20 -0700 | travel-news

Up on the hills that line Kathmandu Valley lies a plethora of monasteries where people near and far have devoted their lives to Buddhism. At the Karma Leksheyling Monastery and School, roughly 200 young boys of various ages from all...
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Breaking News: Escaped psych patient flies power glider over Austrian airport
Posted by: Anne Sewell

Klagenfurt :: Austria | updated 2014-07-21 11:57:40 -0700 | odd-news

A 28-year-old psychiatric patient escaped from the hospital and took a power glider in an unauthorized low pass over restricted airspace at Klagenfurt airport in Austria. The man was apparently a trainee pilot, and mentally ill. He took off from...
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Breaking News: Skating instructor arrested in India for raping 6-year-old student
Posted by: Nina Rai

Bangalore :: India | updated 2014-07-21 13:00:58 -0700 | humanitarian-news

A skating instructor at a private school in Marathahalli, Bangalore, was arrested Sunday in connection with the shocking rape of a 6-year-old student July 3. City police commissioner Raghavendra H. Auradkar announced the arrest of a man named Mustafa, also...
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Breaking News: Europe's biggest tech addicts have been named and they're Spanish
Posted by: Anne Sewell

Barcelona :: Spain | updated 2014-07-21 05:51:52 -0700 | technology-news

According to a new study by market research company Ipsos MORI, Spain leads the way as the most tech-addicted country in the whole of Europe. Apparently the average Spaniard spends an amazing 8 hours, 48 minutes each day using tech...
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Breaking News: Palestinians need a change of tactics in the fight against Israeli occupation (Part 3)
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS SelectMedia

Gaza :: Palestine | updated 2014-07-21 23:53:10 -0700 | disasters-news

Author's note: This concludes a three-part series. You may access Part Two here. Commentary [Hamas] has no map, and all its actions to date — targeting civilians, capturing Israeli soldiers, running in elections, passing laws and caring for the sick...
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Breaking News: Mariners are buying, but are you buying the Mariners?
Posted by: TheAlanAmecheQuestion SelectMedia

Seattle :: WA :: USA | updated 2014-07-21 21:19:57 -0700 | sports-news

Late July (aka “the dog days of summer”) is not a great time to be feeling outside your comfort zone, except if you’re the Seattle Mariners and your usual comfort zone is being completely out of Major League Baseball’s pennant...
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Breaking News: Assessing US foreign policy in light of current crises
Posted by: Tim Williams

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-20 23:21:50 -0700 | disasters-news

When sabers rattle in the wake of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, cooler heads must prevail. One might conclude that this was just like out of the script from the movie "The Sum Of All Fears." A similar scenario...
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Breaking News: Rebels' preventing access to MH17 investigation doesn't look good
Posted by: Mike Sarzo

Donetsk :: Ukraine | updated 2014-07-22 00:27:13 -0700 | disasters-news

Opinion It may be too early to tell whether Russian-sympathizing separatist rebels are responsible for shooting down Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 Thursday with an anti-aircraft missile. However, a news report that indicates the rebels have limited investigators’ access to the...
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