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Syria's Bashar Assad visits recaptured Christian village on Easter

Village of Maaloula an important prize ahead of coming presidential elections; Assad promises to defend Christians

Utah boy, 2, shot and killed by 3-year-old sister

Officials say the victims' dad had used the .22-caliber rifle earlier in the day and set it down; unclear whether charges will be filed against parents

Malaysia Airlines flight forced to turn back after mechanical issues

Airline at center of missing jet mystery reports problems on a Bangalore-bound jet, saying it will make an "emergency landing" in Kuala Lumpur

Captain America Dominates Box Office for Third Week in a Row

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Captain America Dominates Box Office for Third Week in a Row
The record-breaking superhero sequel earned $26 million domestically, beating out the Johnny Depp sci-fi thriller Transcendence
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Police: Man Pelted Woman at Egg Decorating Party

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Police: Man pelted girlfriend with hardboiled eggs during argument at Easter decorating party


Hot Tub Time MacHine (Blu-Ray)

published Thu, Apr 10 2014 18:42 GMT
Hot Tub Time MacHine  (Blu-Ray)
Our price: $4.89 Buy it now for $4.89 (List Price: $19.99) Shipping: $3.49 Category: Comedy (T5991)

Agptek Bluetooth Wireless/USB Wired Game Controller For Sony PlayStation 3 PS3 - Wireless - Bluetooth - Mini USB - PlayStation 3

published Thu, Apr 10 2014 18:42 GMT
Agptek Bluetooth Wireless/USB Wired Game Controller For Sony PlayStation 3 PS3 - Wireless - Bluetooth - Mini USB - PlayStation 3
This is a new sixaxis dual shock wireless controller for PS3, it is a third party product, not made by Sony. Lithium Ion rechargeable battery ... more

New Touch Screen Glass Digitizer Replacement for Apple iPad 1 1G 1st Gen Generation + 8 Tools Kit

published Thu, Apr 10 2014 18:42 GMT
New Touch Screen Glass Digitizer Replacement for Apple iPad 1 1G 1st Gen Generation + 8 Tools Kit
Compatible With: Apple iPad 1 WIFI / 3G (not compatible with ipad 2).Our price: $41.98 Buy it now for $41.98 Shipping: $8.19 Category: Accessories (T7299)

Emergency Care + Resource Central EMS Access Code Card

published Thu, Apr 10 2014 18:42 GMT
Emergency Care + Resource Central EMS Access Code Card
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Laser Lens Replacement HOP-150X 15XX DG-16D4S G2R2 for Xbox360 Slim

published Thu, Apr 10 2014 17:46 GMT
Laser Lens Replacement HOP-150X 15XX DG-16D4S G2R2 for Xbox360 Slim
This laser lens replacement compatible with Xbox 360 Slim drives with the 150B/15XB/15XX laser. This laser is compatible with G2R2. Note: It is for Xbox ... more

Malaysia Airlines flight forced to turn back after mechanical issues

Airline at center of missing jet mystery reports problems on a Bangalore-bound jet, saying it made an "emergency landing" in Kuala Lumpur

MH370 charity email gets Fox executive fired

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A veteran Fox executive who used her company email account to plan aid for loved ones of the missing Malaysian airplane's passengers has been fired.

Marijuana fans pack 4/20 events in Colorado, Washington state

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Marijuana fans pack 4/20 events in Colorado, Washington state
DENVER (Reuters) - Thousands of marijuana enthusiasts gathered in Colorado and Washington state over the weekend for an annual celebration of cannabis culture with rallies, ... more

Teenage boy suspended for question he asked of Miss America

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YORK, Pennsylvania, April 20 AP - Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school district to reconsider the punishment of a high school senior who asked ... more

Florida sinkhole between two homes filled

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Florida sinkhole between two homes filled
Danielle HaynesTHE VILLAGES, Fla., April 20 (UPI) -- Workers had been correcting smaller sinkhole on property when larger one opened up due to rainwater.

When she earns more than he does

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Are you in a marriage in which the wife earns more than the husband?

Cardinal George In Good Spirits At Easter Mass

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Cardinal George In Good Spirits At Easter Mass
Worshippers showed up early Easter Sunday and waited in a line that wrapped around Holy Name Cathedral to hear perhaps the last Easter homily by ... more

Cesar Chavez Flick Lacks Nuance, Economic Literacy

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Cesar Chavez Flick Lacks Nuance, Economic Literacy
The new biopic Cesar Chavez film is an emotional tale that breathes new life into the story of the important Latino labor organizer who died ... more

Police: One Dead, One Critical After South Lawndale Shooting

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Police: One Dead, One Critical After South Lawndale Shooting
A man is dead and another is in critical condition after a gang related shooting Sunday afternoon in the South Lawndale neighborhood.

SpaceX cargo ship attached to space station

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Successful rendezvous with ISS for unmanned "Dragon" spacecraft carrying supplies

50 years ago today, the public got its first taste of video calls

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50 years ago today, the public got its first taste of video calls
It seemed like the inevitable future at the time, we're sure. On April 20th in 1964, Bell Telephone showed off the Mod 1 Picturephone -- ... more

US government to argue against Aereo at Supreme Court hearing this week

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US government to argue against Aereo at Supreme Court hearing this week
Deadline reports that the US Supreme Court has granted a motion from the Deputy Solicitor General to appear during oral arguments on April 22nd as ... more

Robbers Wielding Guns, Machetes and Tasers Target Cell Phone Stores

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Robbers Wielding Guns, Machetes and Tasers Target Cell Phone Stores
Terrifying Thefts Caught on Camera

Mystery physics: What does the M in M-theory mean?

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Some of the world's greatest physicists couldn't tell you why our leading theory of everything is labelled "M". Amanda Gefter hit the road to solve ... more

NBA admits refs missed a foul in Warriors-Clips

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Gomez celebration sparks Brewers-Bucs brawl

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Tim Duncan leads Spurs to series-opening win over Mavericks

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Tim Duncan leads Spurs to series-opening win over Mavericks
He has 27 points while Kawhi Leonard finishes with a double-double in a 90-85 victory.SAN ANTONIO -- Tim Duncan scored 27 points, and the San ... more

Popovich to Sager: 'I Promise I'll Be Nice'

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Popovich says he looks forward to Sager's return and 'I promise I'll be nice'

Duncan Scores 27 Points, Spurs Beat Mavs 90-85

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Duncan scores 27 points, Spurs rally to beat Mavericks 90-85 in Game 1

Captain America Dominates Box Office for Third Week in a Row

published less than 1 hour ago
Captain America Dominates Box Office for Third Week in a Row
The record-breaking superhero sequel earned $26 million domestically, beating out the Johnny Depp sci-fi thriller Transcendence

Music Review: Joan Tower Is Showcased at Miller Theater

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The Miller Theater’s Bach, Revisited series continued with a program of works by Bach and Joan Tower, although the latter composer saw little connection between ... more
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Music Review: Oscar Bianchi’s ‘Matra’ Debuts at the MATA Festival

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“Matra” received its premiere from Neue Vocalsolisten and the International Contemporary Ensemble of New York at the MATA Festival.
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Easter Sunday Celebrations Around the World

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Easter Sunday Celebrations Around the World
Christians ended Holy Week by marking the resurrection of Jesus on Easter Sunday.

Joint strikes by major teaching unions unlikely

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Joint strikes by major teaching unions unlikely
NUT and NASUWT take different stances on industrial action at their respective annual conferences Continue reading...

Brighten The Moon? Swedish Skin Care Company Foreo Claims They Want To Make It Happen

published Thu, Apr 17 2014 09:21 GMT
Brighten The Moon? Swedish Skin Care Company Foreo Claims They Want To Make It Happen
Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Are you trying to unleash an evil scheme at night, but darkness is getting in the way? ... more
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Festo Unleashes Its Bionic Kangaroo

published Thu, Apr 03 2014 06:52 GMT
Festo Unleashes Its Bionic Kangaroo
Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Kangaroos seem to be really in vogue these days. Australian actress Rebel Wilson is now the voice ... more
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Media Enlists Pokemon And The Royal Family In April Fools' Day Pranks

published Tue, Apr 01 2014 04:23 GMT
Media Enlists Pokemon And The Royal Family In April Fools' Day Pranks
Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Check your calendar. It's April 1. You may need to remind yourself that it's April Fools' Day ... more
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International Space Station Receives Important Easter Morning Delivery

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For Easter astronauts received a shipment of care packages, food, spacewalk supplies and … mating fruit flies

'Captain America' stays strong atop US box office

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'Captain America' stays strong atop US box office
"Captain America: The Winter Soldier" stayed strong at the North American box office, muscling out the competition to retain top spot for the third week ... more

How to Help Families of Victims in the California Bus Crash

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Ten people, including five students, died in a fiery crash when a truck hit a bus carrying teens on their way to a college visit

Hollywood plays to the faithful, finds hits with God

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Hollywood has embraced God in a big - and lucrative - way. The movie "Heaven is for Real," which depicts the story of a young ... more

Cardinal George In Good Spirits At Easter Mass

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Cardinal George In Good Spirits At Easter Mass
Worshippers showed up early Easter Sunday and waited in a line that wrapped around Holy Name Cathedral to hear perhaps the last Easter homily by ... more

Florida sinkhole between two homes filled

published about 1 hour ago
Florida sinkhole between two homes filled
Danielle HaynesTHE VILLAGES, Fla., April 20 (UPI) -- Workers had been correcting smaller sinkhole on property when larger one opened up due to rainwater.

Queen Elizabeth gets new portrait for 88th birthday

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Queen Elizabeth gets new portrait for 88th birthday
Danielle HaynesLONDON, April 20 (UPI) -- Portrait of Queen Elizabeth II shot by photographer David Bailey.

Brittney Griner: Baylor not supportive of gay athletes

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Brittney Griner: Baylor not supportive of gay athletes
Danielle HaynesWACO, Texas, April 20 (UPI) -- Brittney Griner said she was encouraged to keep her sexual orientation quiet while at Baylor University.

Ebola death toll in Guinea reduced to 61

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Ebola death toll in Guinea reduced to 61
Danielle HaynesCONAKRY, Guinea, April 20 (UPI) -- Official testing proves death toll from Ebola virus in Guinea is 61, not 122 as originally believed.

Body found along Massachusetts interstate identified as missing boy

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Body found along Massachusetts interstate identified as missing boy
Danielle HaynesFITCHBURG, Mass., April 20 (UPI) -- Autopsy confirms body found along Interstate 190 was that of missing 5-year-old Jeremiah Oliver.