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American Music Awards 2014 highlights

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Taylor Swift, Jennifer Lopez and Sam Smith take the stage at the Pitbull-hosted awards ceremony

World's best metro stations

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World's best metro stations
These quirky and beautiful subway stops make commuting look fun.

Vodka Leftovers Can Help Make Driving Safer by Removing Highway Snow

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Vodka Leftovers Can Help Make Driving Safer by Removing Highway Snow
Scientists are looking to curb the use of road salt, which damages roads, vehicles and the environment
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US Judge to Sentence Reputed Drug-Lord Lieutenant

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US judge in Chicago to sentence reputed lieutenant of Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' Guzman


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Thai editor sentenced to jail for defaming king

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BANGKOK (AP) — A military court in junta-ruled Thailand sentenced a Web editor to 4 1/2 years in jail Monday for publishing an article five ... more

US general: troops staying in Baltics through 2015

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VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — A top U.S. military commander in Europe says U.S. troops will remain in the three Baltic countries and Poland through next ... more

2nd Czech government minister targeted with poison

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PRAGUE (AP) — An official says an envelope mailed to the Czech Republic's finance minister contained poison, the second such case in a week.

Iran nuclear talks expected to reconvene next month

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Iran nuclear talks expected to reconvene next month
By Louis Charbonneau and Fredrik Dahl VIENNA (Reuters) - Iran and six world powers are expected to adjourn nuclear negotiations on Monday and reconvene next ... more

Greek officials, debt inspectors to meet in Paris

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ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The Greek finance ministry says the country's debt inspectors will meet with Greek officials in Paris on Tuesday to move ahead ... more

Stocks: 3 things to know before the open

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Here's what you need to know about the markets before you start your business day.

Stocks: 3 things to know before the open

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Yee-haw! Investors keep pushing stock markets to record highs and it looks like last week's enthusiasm has carried into this week.

Samsung Gear VR headset lets Audi customers take TT S Coupé around the track using virtual reality technology in the U.K

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Samsung Gear VR headset lets Audi customers take TT S Coupé around the track using virtual reality technology in the U.K
AUDI LAUNCHES NEW TT WITH VIRTUAL TEST DRIVE Samsung Gear VR headset lets Audi customers take TT S Coupé around the track using virtual reality ... more

Global stocks grind higher after central bank stimulus signals

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Global stocks grind higher after central bank stimulus signals
By Patrick Graham LONDON (Reuters) - World stock markets ground their way higher on Monday after a frenetic round of activity at central banks in ... more

Stalled Greek bailout talks to resume in Paris on Tuesday

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Stalled Greek bailout talks to resume in Paris on Tuesday
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece's government will resume stalled talks with EU/IMF lenders in Paris on Tuesday, as Athens pushes to conclude a crucial review by ... more

Terrifying Black Seadevil makes its video debut 3 miles below the surface

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Terrifying Black Seadevil makes its video debut 3 miles below the surface
Researchers in California have recorded rare images and video of a Black Seadevil — a mysterious and rather hideous female anglerfish that lives in some of ... more

Watch: Techbytes: Call of Duty Earns $10 Billion

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The newest title of the video game beat movies and music as this year's top entertainment launch.

Gobble, Gobble! 6 Fun Facts About Turkeys

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Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and as households across the country prepare to serve up mouthwatering feasts, the famed bird at the center of ... more

Apple to donate profit portion from Black Friday for AIDS fight

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Apple to donate profit portion from Black Friday for AIDS fight
The tech giant has promised to release a portion of profit gained from Friday's shopping event to help in the global fight against AIDS.

Us vs universe: Seeing smaller than the limit of light

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Stefan Hell's microscope sees things that light waves should be too clumsy to reveal – and it won him this year's chemistry Nobel (full text ... more

Michael Carberry signs for Australia’s Big Bash champions Perth Scorchers

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Michael Carberry signs for Australia’s Big Bash champions Perth Scorchers
• Carberry reveals Justin Langer instigated move• Carberry slams treatment by Giles and England• Andrew Flintoff signs up for Big Bash with Brisbane HeatThe former ... more

Michael Clarke ruled out of India warm-up game as Test hopes fade

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Michael Clarke ruled out of India warm-up game as Test hopes fade
Skipper named in Test squad on condition of playing for CA XIBut he later said he would not be fit for the two-day game in ... more

Lewis Hamilton expects to be at Mercedes for years to come

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Lewis Hamilton expects to be at Mercedes for years to come
• Team set for immediate contract talks • ‘It will be a simple process – a formality’• Hamilton toasts happiest moment of life • Formula ... more

Leicester Tigers secure former All Black Aaron Mauger as head coach

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Leicester Tigers secure former All Black Aaron Mauger as head coach
• Ex-Tigers centre Mauger to return for next season• Mauger fills void left by Paul Burke’s departure• Thacker scores twice as pack propels Leicester to ... more

F1 2014 season awards: from Hamilton’s title to Ricciardo’s magic

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F1 2014 season awards: from Hamilton’s title to Ricciardo’s magic
Why Mercedes deserved success and best (and worst) moments of season featuring thrills in Hungary, Monaco and SuzukaDriver of the season: Lewis Hamilton. He was ... more

Should parents attend university open days?

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When it comes to open days, many universities run talks aimed at parents. But students don’t always want them thereRead more about parents of students ... more

Apple Launches Two-Week RED Campaign to Help Fight HIV/AIDS

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Apple Launches Two-Week RED Campaign to Help Fight HIV/AIDS
The fundraiser will run from Nov. 28 to Dec. 7
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Times Change: ‘Jurassic World’ Teases With Three Homages to Steven Spielberg’s Original

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Times Change: ‘Jurassic World’ Teases With Three Homages to Steven Spielberg’s Original
The turkey, according to scienticians, may have evolved from ancient dinosaurs, so think about that as you chew your Thanksgiving dinner while awaiting this Thursday’s ... more
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New Google Doodle Honors French Artist Henri de Toulouse Lautrec

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New Google Doodle Honors French Artist Henri de Toulouse Lautrec
He is best known for his scenes of wild, bohemian Parisian nightlife
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Norman Powell helps UCLA defeat Long Beach State, 77-63

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Norman Powell helps UCLA defeat Long Beach State, 77-63
For the first time this season, the game was still in doubt midway through the second half when Norman Powell caught a pass in the ... more

Video Shows Horse And Baboons As Close Friends

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Video Shows Horse And Baboons As Close Friends
Christopher Pilny for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online “Two baboons and a horse” sounds like a sitcom on Animal Planet. But in the fields next ... more
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One Direction wins big at the 2014 AMAs

U.K. boy band accepts the honor for artist of the year at the 42nd annual American Music Awards.

Matthew McConaughey to take The Stand for Stephen King adaptation

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Oscar-winning actor tipped to play villain in four-film version of King’s epic novel, directed by The Fault in Our Stars’s Josh Boone Continue reading...

Swiss museum says it will accept trove of priceless art bequeathed to it by German collector

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BERLIN (AP) — Swiss museum says it will accept trove of priceless art bequeathed to it by German collector.

Stalled Greek bailout talks to resume in Paris on Tuesday

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ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece's government will resume stalled talks with EU/IMF lenders in Paris on Tuesday, as Athens pushes to conclude a crucial review by ... more

Grand jury expected to resume Ferguson police shooting deliberations

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FERGUSON, Mo. (Reuters) - A St. Louis-area grand jury was expected on Monday to resume deliberations over whether to bring charges against a white policeman ... more

Dutch Ebola aid ship finishes West Africa tour

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MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — The European Union says a Dutch aid ship is finishing its tour of the three West African countries hardest hit by ... more

Court case pushed by think tank could leave uninsured out in the cold

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Supreme Court case backed by think tank hinges on single sentence in Affordable Care Act.

Scientists develop new method to rapidly identify antibiotic resistance

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Scientists from Uppsala University, the Science for Life Laboratory in Stockholm and Uppsala University Hospital have developed a new method of rapidly identifying which bacteria ... more

U.S. seeks to step up India trade talks after WTO breakthrough

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U.S. seeks to step up India trade talks after WTO breakthrough
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The United States wants to step up its trade dialogue with India, Trade Representative Michael Froman said on Monday, after the ... more

Repeat suicide attempts and deaths by suicide drop after talk therapy

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Repeat suicide attempts and deaths by suicide were roughly 25 percent lower among a group of Danish people who underwent voluntary short-term psychosocial counseling after ... more