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Breaking News: Invasive species: Man's role in costly ecological disasters
Posted by: PrairieDogPress

Tampa :: FL :: USA | updated 2014-07-16 12:50:16 -0700 | technology-news

For decades carnivorous Burmese pythons have been slithering through the Florida Everglades eating everything they can get their jaws around including coyotes, goats, deer, grebes, herons, possums, raccoons, rabbits and even alligators. The python invasion started more than 20 years...
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Breaking News: Florida representative won't help beaten Palestinian-American constituent held by Israel
Posted by: Herbert Dyer, Jr. SelectMedia

Jerusalem :: Israel | updated 2014-07-17 17:29:56 -0700 | political-news

The beating and incarceration abroad of an American teenager does not seem to concern his Florida congresswoman all that much. Why not? Could it be because his parents are Palestinian? In stark contrast, according to, Rep. Kathy Castor (D-Fla.)...
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Breaking News: Obama is worst president ever, including future
Posted by: Robert Weller

Chicago :: IL :: USA | updated 2014-07-18 13:35:50 -0700 | funny-news

The pathetic failures of the nation’s first black president, Barack Obama, probably will mean he is not only the worst president the country has had, but the worst one it will ever have. Some would say that is unfair to...
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Breaking News: Locations of the best movie battle scenes filmed in Hawaii
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Honolulu :: HI :: USA | updated 2014-07-15 11:09:28 -0700 | travel-news

The 2014 RIMPAC international military exercise is underway in Hawaii, with more than 25,000 officers from 22 nations participating in naval drills. With the greatest battleships in the world currently stationed in Hawaii, it’s a shipshape opportunity to look at...
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Breaking News: Successful marketing of nostalgia hinges on pricing, placement, consumer memories
Posted by: Punditty SelectMedia

Newark :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-07-15 19:00:52 -0700 | your-story

The last thing on my mind Friday afternoon was buying “Point of Know Return” by Kansas for $5 at a San Francisco Bay Area Big Lots. Nor did I have plans to spend an additional $5 on the classic Clint...
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Breaking News: He said her aging body turned him off, her response was priceless
Posted by: VeronicaS

New York City :: NY :: USA | updated 2014-07-22 09:15:16 -0700 | your-story

She wondered why her new lover didn’t touch her on their first get away together. Three days of planned romance and they didn’t consummate the relationship. The couple had met on an online dating site and had long, stimulating conversations....
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Breaking News: Pirate Bay home page asks for support for jailed founders
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Västervik :: Sweden | updated 2014-07-14 23:06:04 -0700 | technology-news

If you visit the Pirate Bay right now, you won't see the usual pirate ship logo and site design. Instead, you'll see the faces of two founders of the popular torrent site, both of whom are currently incarcerated in Scandinavian...
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Breaking News: The roads to war and oppression are always paved with good intentions
Posted by: tjlarson SelectMedia

Colorado Springs :: CO :: USA | updated 2014-07-18 20:05:17 -0700 | disasters-news

Warmongering or fearmongering, call it what you will. But the truth is the world is a very dangerous place and conflict can break out virtually anywhere at anytime. Despite some of the feel-good narratives circulated from time to time, the...
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Breaking News: Putin lambasts US foreign policy during Latin American tour
Posted by: Robert Myles

Brasília :: Brazil | updated 2014-07-20 15:56:06 -0700 | political-news

Russian President Vladimir Putin strongly criticized American foreign policy when quizzed by journalists at a news conference in the Brazilian capital, Brasilia. Putin’s remarks came as he continued a tour that’s seen the Russian leader visit Cuba, Nicaragua, Argentina and...
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Breaking News: Balanced shifts for part-time workers?
Posted by: preetamkaushik

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-17 05:55:22 -0700 | humanitarian-news

Part-timers are reeling under irregular shifts and constantly changing on-call schedules that are netting them a reduced pay check. Often, part-timers do not get adequate notice or any say in the change in working hours and allocation of shifts. It...
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Breaking News: Best available NBA free agents
Posted by: Matthew Shovlin

New York City :: NY :: USA | updated 2014-07-18 21:18:39 -0700 | sports-news

NBA superstars like LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony have signed new contracts as free agents this summer, but there are still some players on the open market who could make a nice impact in 2014-15. Let's take a look at...
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Breaking News: California drought:  New state restrictions include $500-a-day fines
Posted by: Dava Castillo

Sacramento :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-07-20 04:24:52 -0700 | disasters-news

This report is part of an occasional series on how the drought in California is affecting individual communities in the state. I will be drawing on my experiences as a Master Gardener, my personal gardening book library and information from...
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Breaking News: Protests against illegal immigrant kids gives America a black eye
Posted by: Barry Ellsworth SelectMedia

Oracle :: AZ :: USA | updated 2014-07-19 16:58:06 -0700 | humanitarian-news

The protests demanding Central American immigrant children be turned back at the US-Mexican border rather than be sheltered and protected in the United States on even a temporary basis is giving America a collective black eye. Nowhere is this more...
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Breaking News: On Derek Jeter's night, American League prevails in MLB All-Star Game
Posted by: Punditty

Minneapolis :: MN :: USA | updated 2014-07-19 16:58:05 -0700 | sports-news

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter went 2-for-2 with a run scored in his final All-Star Game appearance, lifting his lifetime All-Star average to an amazing .481 en route to a 5-3 American League win Tuesday. The AL victory secured...
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Breaking News: Three things we know (and don't know) at baseball's All-Star break
Posted by: TheAlanAmecheQuestion SelectMedia

Minneapolis :: MN :: USA | updated 2014-07-20 03:25:42 -0700 | sports-news

There’s no better time to take stock of things than when you have a free moment on your hands. And so it goes every year during Major League Baseball’s All-Star Break, where seemingly everyone unveils their awards for the first...
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