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Breaking News: Cobra crash serious blow to Pakistani army's fight against counterinsurgency
 
Posted by: George McGinn

Islamabad :: Pakistan | updated 2014-01-02 19:16:51 -0800 | disasters-news

The Pakistani army using Vietnam era AH-1F Cobra gunship helicopters spend more time on the ground then in the air, and if they cannot engage the Taliban and al-Qaida, it may cost additional American lives. And the latest crash of...
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Breaking News: Dolphins deliberately get high on puffer fish toxins
 
Posted by: Nina Rai

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-04-08 14:37:12 -0700 | technology-news

Over the years it has been established that dolphins and human beings share several common traits. But the latest discovery will surely take everyone by surprise, especially alcohol lovers. Zoologists were stunned to see the footage of the marine mammal...
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Breaking News: Syria disarmament deadline delayed as cargo ships turn back
 
Posted by: arkar

Latakia :: Syria | updated 2014-01-03 14:45:37 -0800 | disasters-news

Ships participating in the disarmament of Syria’s chemical weapons have had to turn back en route to the country, according to reports. Dutch and Norwegians ships that were being used to ferry chemical weapons from Syria have had to return...
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Breaking News: Mile High City gets head start on legal ganja
 
Posted by: Robert Weller

Denver :: CO :: USA | updated 2014-01-02 11:38:09 -0800 | lifestyle-news

Coloradans will get their biggest bhang in Denver on New Year’s Day, and likely will find plenty to sativate themselves. Pardon the turning of marijuana words into slightly different spellings. The Denver area will have 16 medicinal marijuana outlets that...
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Breaking News: Health-care policy experts sound alarm about looming doctor shortage under ACA
 
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-01-02 21:49:15 -0800 | political-news

Health care policy experts are expressing concern that Americans who have successfully enrolled for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act could face a shortage of primary care doctors, dentists and mental health professionals after Jan. 1, 2014. With the...
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Breaking News: FAA chooses six states to test commercial drone use
 
Posted by: PrairieDogPress

Anchorage :: AK :: USA | updated 2014-01-02 09:35:27 -0800 | technology-news

The use of drones in warfare was heavily debated in 2013, due to the number of noncombatant casualties, but on Monday the Federal Aviation Administration launched plans for the future of commercialized drone use by tapping six states to test...
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Breaking News: US Internet slower, more expensive than other nations
 
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2013-12-31 13:41:30 -0800 | technology-news

The United States is the birthplace of broadband, and home to five of the top 10 IT companies on earth. You would think that the global leader which designs more computer hardware, software and telecom equipment than any other nation...
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Breaking News: Robin Roberts comes out ... as one tough, brave lady
 
Posted by: amykoko

New York City :: NY :: USA | updated 2014-01-02 11:46:34 -0800 | entertainment-news

So, this week Robin Roberts openly acknowledged she is gay. Two things: 1. Come on Robin, none of us are shocked, and 2. You are a freaking amazing person and we love you. Period. In an end of the year...
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Breaking News: How Facebook grew up in 2013
 
Posted by: Barry Eitel

Toledo :: OH :: USA | updated 2013-12-31 13:56:58 -0800 | technology-news

The narrative of Facebook in 2013 is a coming-of-age story. The fallout of this newfound maturity is that the less mature are running from the site. We heard over and over again this year that tweens and teens (golden geese...
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Breaking News: 'Watch Meeting' and President Obama
 
Posted by: Herbert Dyer, Jr.

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2013-12-30 11:00:31 -0800 | political-news

On Nov. 6, 2012 (Election Day), I wrote and published the following musings comparing the re-election of President Obama to what is now a time-honored tradition among black Americans, the annual New Year's Eve “Watch Meeting.” Of course, Obama was...
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Breaking News: Top 14 wishes for marketing and advertising in 2014
 
Posted by: Aby Sam Thomas

New York City :: NY :: USA | updated 2014-01-02 14:41:38 -0800 | business-news

As 2013 draws to a close, here are some marketing and advertising trends that we hope to see more of in the new year: 1. Smarter social media. While there is no doubt that the majority of us take a...
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Breaking News: 13 states increase minimum wage on Jan. 1
 
Posted by: Phyllis L. Smith Asinyanbi

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-12-31 17:20:59 -0800 | political-news

On Jan. 1, the minimum wage will increase in 13 states, including New York, Connecticut and Ohio. Other states that will see a boost are Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Missouri, Montana, New Jersey, Oregon, Rhode Island, Vermont, and Washington, affecting more...
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Breaking News: Nursing home refuses to accept brain-dead Oakland teen
 
Posted by: Nathan Salant

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-01-01 12:01:55 -0800 | spirituality-religion-news

An unnamed San Francisco Bay Area nursing home changed its mind Friday and decided not to care for a brain-dead teen caught up in a legal struggle with an Oakland, Calif., hospital. The facility withdrew its name from consideration after...
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Breaking News: Millions of Americans lose long-term unemployment benefits
 
Posted by: arkar

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2013-12-30 14:52:12 -0800 | business-news

Unemployment has steadied in the United States at about 7.3 percent for the last couple of months, falling to a five-year low of 7 percent in November. However, new developments on Capitol Hill bode ill for the unemployed, heading into...
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