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Outlook Illustrates Microsoft's New Mobile Strategy

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Outlook Illustrates Microsoft's New Mobile Strategy
When your market share is firmly in the niche territory, when your handset business is focused on the low-end low-margin space, and when your mobile operating system is going to be quietly pushed aside for a grand unified vision, how do you stay relevant in the mobile space? You can start by releasing Outlook for iOS and Android.

Van Gaal happy to have Fletcher on board

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Van Gaal happy to have Fletcher on board
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal will welcome back Darren Fletcher to Old Trafford if the Scotland international's proposed move to West Ham collapses before the end of the transfer window. West Ham manager Sam Allardyce announced on Saturday that a deal which looked to have been on the verge of completion 24 hours earlier had fallen down due to a disagreement between the clubs over whether the United veteran would make the move on loan or on a permanent ... more

Whitney Houston's daughter revived after found unresponsive in tub

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Whitney Houston's daughter revived after found unresponsive in tub
Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only daughter of the late pop star Whitney Houston and singer Bobby Brown, was found unresponsive in a bathtub at her Georgia home on Saturday, but she was revived and rushed to a hospital, police said. The incident comes nearly three years after Houston, a superstar who battled substance abuse, drowned in a bathtub in Beverly Hills, California, in February 2012. Brown, 21, was found in the bathtub at her suburban Atlanta home by her husband ... more

U.S. regulators recall 2.1 million vehicles in new air bag issue

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(Reuters) - The auto industry's air bag troubles deepened on Saturday as U.S. federal safety regulators said three big automakers will recall about 2.1 million older vehicles to fix defects that could cause air bags to deploy when they are not supposed to.

Rodgers pleads for Sturridge patience

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Rodgers pleads for Sturridge patience
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has cautioned about placing too much expectation on Daniel Sturridge following his goalscoring return to action in a 2-0 win at home to West Ham. After Raheem Sterling put Liverpool ahead, second-half substitute Sturridge doubled the Merseysiders' lead after five months out with thigh and calf injuries.


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Luke raises NRL Nines trophy for Bunnies

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Issac Luke has finally been able to raise a trophy for South Sydney after steering the Rabbitohs to an extra-time Auckland Nines final win over ... more

Abortion in Brazil: a matter of life and death

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The day after Jandyra went for an abortion her body was found mutilated beyond recognition. Donna Bowater reports on the plight of millions of women ... more

Boko Haram launches new assault on key Nigeria city Maiduguri

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Boko Haram launches new assault on key Nigeria city Maiduguri
Boko Haram fighters on Sunday stormed the northeast Nigeria city of Maiduguri, sparking an hours-long battle with troops for control of the strategically crucial Borno ... more

Emirati sisters attacked by London intruder return home

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates' state news agency says the Gulf nation dispatched a medical plane to bring three sisters ... more

AUSTRALIAN OPEN SCENE: Serena celebrates Aussie-style

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AUSTRALIAN OPEN SCENE: Serena celebrates Aussie-style
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — After a night out, Serena Williams plans to continue the celebration of her 19th Grand Slam title with an Aussie-style barbecue.

Fed's 'solid' growth view faces test as Greek drama unfolds

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Fed's 'solid' growth view faces test as Greek drama unfolds
By Philip Blenkinsop BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve's upgraded view that growth in the world's biggest economy is "solid", and so capable of withstanding ... more

North Korea says U.S. rejects invitation to Pyongyang

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SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea said on Sunday the United States had rejected an invitation to send one of its top diplomats to Pyongyang, accusing ... more

GM and China’s SAIC to push into Indonesia with no-frills vans

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GM and China’s SAIC to push into Indonesia with no-frills vans
By Norihiko Shirouzu BEIJING (Reuters) - General Motors and Chinese partner SAIC Motor Corp will soon announce a joint push into Indonesia, using their no-frills ... more

23 FDI proposals deferred for possible tax treaty abuse

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Getting tough with investment proposals from tax heavens, FIPB has deferred 23 applications in its last three meetings apprehending "treaty abuse".

FY15 fiscal deficit target of 4.1% GDP likely to be met: Citi

published about 4 hours ago
The fiscal deficit target of 4.1 per cent of GDP for 2014-15 is likely to be met though the fiscal trends are "weak", it said.

Fightback against internet giants’ stranglehold on personal data starts here

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With the Databox concept, scientists at British universities have begun an attempt to win back control of information about us Continue reading...

Not so 'Good to Go' when man gets $18,000 toll bridge bill

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Not so 'Good to Go' when man gets $18,000 toll bridge bill
A Washington state man says he just paid more than $18,000 in bridge tolls for his son who crossed the 520 bridge daily for work ... more

Amber alert: Effingham girl abducted, may be in Chicago area

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Amber alert: Effingham girl abducted, may be in Chicago area
An Amber alert has been issued early Sunday morning for a 13-year-old-girl missing from rural Effingham County in southern Illinois and believed to be heading ... more

Land Rover Discovery Sport: car review

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Land Rover’s all-new seven-seat Discovery Sport is quite a mover and it looks funky, too Continue reading...

Australian Open men's final: Andy Murray v Novak Djokovic – in pictures

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Australian Open men's final: Andy Murray v Novak Djokovic – in pictures
All the best images from Melbourne as Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic do battle for the first Grand Slam title of the year Continue reading...

Happiness is egg shaped: readers' NFL pictures and stories

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Happiness is egg shaped: readers' NFL pictures and stories
Ahead of Super Bowl XLIX this weekend four British NFL followers share recent NFL experiences and give their Super Bowl predictionsThe 49th edition of the ... more

South Sydney Rabbitohs beat Cronulla Sharks to claim Auckland Nines title

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South Sydney Rabbitohs beat Cronulla Sharks to claim Auckland Nines title
South Sydney beat Cronulla 18-14 in extra-timeMatt King settles contest with try in ninth minute of additional periodSouth Sydney dramatically claimed the Auckland Nines title, ... more

Andy Murray v Novak Djokovic: Australian Open men's final – live!

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Andy Murray v Novak Djokovic: Australian Open men's final – live!
Australian Open men’s singles final updates from Melbourne ParkAmélie Mauresmo’s mental approach adds steel to Andy Murray allianceAnd email jacob.steinberg@theguardian.com or tweet @JacobSteinberg 7.30am GMT ... more

Cadel Evans signs off with fifth place in his own Great Ocean Road race

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Cadel Evans signs off with fifth place in his own Great Ocean Road race
Former Tour de France winner Evans retires from professional cycling Will take his son fishing on first day of retirement on MondayThe Etixx-Quick Step rider ... more

Applying for a postdoc job? Here are 18 tips for a successful application

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Securing a postdoc position is fiercely competitive. We speak to academics and career advisers to see how you can improve your chances of standing out ... more

I converted my private school into an academy to rediscover its original ethos

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We’re working twice as hard, but it’s more exciting to develop the talents of all young people regardless of their ability to pay, says headteacher ... more

No One Will Know This Lovely Necklace Is a Vibrator

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No One Will Know This Lovely Necklace Is a Vibrator
The Crave Vesper comes in silver, rose gold and 14 karat gold.

‘Sins of a Father’ Resuscitates a 1991 Film Starring Alan Bates

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‘Sins of a Father’ Resuscitates a 1991 Film Starring Alan Bates
Rounding up old cast members, a producer hopes to reverse the ill fortunes of the 1991 film “Shuttlecock” with added scenes and a new title, ... more
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Anti-vaccination apologism does no one any favors

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Anti-vaccination apologism does no one any favors
To the editor: Patt Morrison's interview with anti-vaccination apologist Elena Conis exposes the irrational thinking that drives this dangerous movement. Although it is obvious that ... more
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Inherent Vice review – Thomas Pynchon’s stoner mystery runs out of puff

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Despite a star-spangled cast, a great soundtrack and impressive costumes, Paul Thomas Anderson’s adaptation fails to maintain the high Continue reading...

Rihanna rocks DirecTV party on eve of Super Bowl

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GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Rihanna didn't need any help keeping the crowd energized during a pre-Super Bowl performance, but she enlisted Kanye West to raise ... more

Jimmy Fallon set for Super Bowl Sunday show in Phoenix

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PHOENIX (AP) — Jimmy Fallon is planning his own match-up on Super Bowl Sunday.

Detectives review video to find clues in 'Suge' Knight case

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Detectives review video to find clues in 'Suge' Knight case
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Investigators were reviewing a video of an incident in which Marion "Suge" Knight struck two men with his pickup — leaving ... more

Shear magic: Shaun the Sheep’s woolly rivals

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As Aardman Animations’ Shaun prepares for his own film, we round up the flock of ovine stars who have made their mark in the human ... more

UPI Almanac for Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015
By United Press International UPI Almanac for Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015

Morphine After Tonsillectomy Tied to Breathing Problems in Study

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Title: Morphine After Tonsillectomy Tied to Breathing Problems in StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/26/2015 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/26/2015 12:00:00 AM

Reducing Work-Family Conflict May Improve Sleep

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Title: Reducing Work-Family Conflict May Improve SleepCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/26/2015 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/26/2015 12:00:00 AM

Troubled Boys, Girls Have Sex Earlier, Study Finds

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Title: Troubled Boys, Girls Have Sex Earlier, Study FindsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/26/2015 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/26/2015 12:00:00 AM

Menu Calorie Counts May Mean Less Fattening Meals for Kids

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Title: Menu Calorie Counts May Mean Less Fattening Meals for KidsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/26/2015 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/26/2015 12:00:00 AM