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Hundreds Missing After Ferry Sinks off South Korea's Coast

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Hundreds of people are missing and at least two are confirmed dead after a ferry carrying 477 passengers, many of them students, sank in cold waters off South Korea’s southern coast Wednesday.

If Filed, Plane Lawsuits Might Not Get Heard in US

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Missing Malaysian airliner lawsuits, if filed, face dismissal by American courts

Ukraine tightens grip on eastern town before talks

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KRAMATORSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - Ukrainian forces tightened their grip on the eastern town of Kramatorsk on Wednesday after securing control over an airfield from pro-Russian separatist militiamen, prompting Russian President Vladimir Putin to warn of the risk of civil war.

1 year later

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Survivors and officials speak at a memorial commemorating one year since the Boston marathon bombing.

UN Seeks $272 Million for Central African Republic

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UN, aid groups seek $272 million to help people fleeing conflict in Central African Republic


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

Deadly ferry accident off South Korea

Ferry carrying 459 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off South Korea's southern coast Wednesday

South Korean ferry sinks with over 100 missing

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Dozens of military boats and helicopters scrambled on Wednesday to rescue more than 470 people, including 325 high school students on a school trip, after ... more

Jason Day's thumb in cast

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Jason Day's thumb has been placed in a cast to prevent further injury, as he hopes to return to the PGA Players Championship in early ... more

China first-quarter GDP at 18-month low, to cut reserve ratio for small banks

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BEIJING (Reuters) - China's economy expanded 7.4 percent between January and March, its slowest pace in 18 months, prompting authorities to act for the second ... more

Chilean Residents Return to Fire-Ravaged Town

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Chilean Residents Return to Fire-Ravaged Town
Residents of Chile's fire-stricken Valparaiso attempt to get back on their feet after deadly fires killed 13 people and destroyed 2,000 homes.

View: White Sox Wore ‘Boston Strong’ T-Shirts On Marathon Bombing Anniversary

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View: White Sox Wore ‘Boston Strong’ T-Shirts On Marathon Bombing Anniversary
The White Sox wore the T-shirts as they warmed up for last night's game against the Red Sox.

Man Arrested For Loop Bank Robbery Believed To Be “Benchwarmer Bandit”

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Man Arrested For Loop Bank Robbery Believed To Be “Benchwarmer Bandit”
A man arrested shortly after a bank robbery in the Loop on Tuesday is believed to be the Benchwarmer Bandit, suspected by the FBI of ... more

Stanford Is Tops For The Most Satisfied MBA Graduates

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Stanford Is Tops For The Most Satisfied MBA Graduates
America's most selective business school blows away the competition when measuring the satisfaction of its alumni.

The Most Satisfied MBA Graduates

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The Most Satisfied MBA Graduates

China first-quarter GDP at 18-month low, to cut reserve ratio for small banks

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BEIJING (Reuters) - China's economy expanded 7.4 percent between January and March, its slowest pace in 18 months, prompting authorities to act for the second ... more

Neuroscientists Conduct The Most Frustrating Brain Scanning Study Ever

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Missing a bus is so much more frustrating if you’re late by a fraction of second, than by half an hour, even though the outcome ... more
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Better's mobile app lets you call a Doctor as if they were tech support

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Better's mobile app lets you call a Doctor as if they were tech support
Technology problem? Easy, just hit the Mayday button (if you have one) or sign up for Google Helpouts and within a few minutes, you'll instantly ... more

Major security flaw discovered in Android

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Major security flaw discovered in Android
Security firm FireEye has discovered a major security flaw in Google’s mobile operating system, ComputerWorld reports, which could allow an attacker to modify the behavior ... more

Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone fingerprint sensor hacked

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Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone fingerprint sensor hacked
Researchers show 'spoofing' of fingerprint system, warning lack of 'lock-out' security makes flagship less safe than iPhone Continue reading...

Google-Owned Company Rejects Military Funds for Robotics Contest

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Google-Owned Company Rejects Military Funds for Robotics Contest
A Google-owned company has chosen to forgo military funding for the next round of a robotics competition hosted by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency ... more

Lewis Hamilton hopes he has edge over Nico Rosberg in Formula One fight

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Lewis Hamilton hopes he has edge over Nico Rosberg in Formula One fight
Hamilton bouyed after hard-fought victory at Bahrain GP Mercedes driver going for third win in a row in ChinaLewis Hamilton is hoping his recent victory ... more

Luke Shaw set to make decision on Southampton future before World Cup

published about 2 hours ago
Luke Shaw set to make decision on Southampton future before World Cup
Full-back a target for Manchester United, City and Chelsea Southampton player likely to command fee in region of £30mLuke Shaw's future should be decided before ... more

NBA finales: What to watch

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David Ortiz reflects on Boston's strength a year after Marathon bombings

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David Ortiz reflects on Boston's strength a year after Marathon bombings
The tragedy of a year ago was unbelievable. How Boston fought back? Not a surprise at all.
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SI cover: More than 3,000 honor Boston Strong

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Santa Barbara: An AKA Beverly Hills suite in an Airstream trailer? Yes

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Santa Barbara: An AKA Beverly Hills suite in an Airstream trailer? Yes
Finally, someone has designed a luxury hotel suite with wheels. Long-stay AKA Beverly Hills hotel has created a suite inside an Airstream trailer with leather ... more

New Yosemite air freshener smells like wild strawberries, but why?

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New Yosemite air freshener smells like wild strawberries, but why?
If you want to know what a national park smells like, head to Yosemite National Park and inhale. Maybe you'll catch the sweet scent of ... more

VIDEO: Chelsea Handler Explains a Hair Disaster

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VIDEO: Chelsea Handler Explains a Hair Disaster
The comedienne got real about her coiffure

Motherlode Blog: Recipes for Kids: Bananas, Cold and Custardy

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Motherlode Blog: Recipes for Kids: Bananas, Cold and Custardy
Whip up plain frozen bananas and end up with a creamy, dreamy dessert.

Giving Names to Cute Baby Animals Can Save a Species: Jane Goodall Explains

published about 2 hours ago
Giving Names to Cute Baby Animals Can Save a Species: Jane Goodall Explains
Case in point: the new Bears nature film

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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Final trailer arrives for "X-Men: Days of Future Past"

The time-traveling blockbuster featuring stars from both "X-Men" film franchises opens May 23

"The Amazing Spider-Man 2" premieres in Germany

Andrew Garfield on what made him put on the Spidey suit, plus the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show moves to London. Suzanne Marques has today’s Eye ... more

Block, MKR: Viewers taken for ride

The Block finale is just one recent illustration of the now entrenched practice of padding. It's a cheap trick designed to keep people locked into ... more

Miley Cyrus tweets from hospital, says she's miserable

The 21-year-old singer was hospitalized Tuesday for a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics

Tribeca Film Festival 2014 gets rolling

The 13th annual New York festival will present not just 80-plus feature films, but also an "Innovation Week"

Two pregnancy risk factors

Daily health headlines: New research focuses on two major health concerns for expectant mothers, plus a look at what smoking marijuana does to the brain.

Obamacare Helped Nearly 10 Million Get Insurance, Gallup Finds

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Obamacare Helped Nearly 10 Million Get Insurance, Gallup Finds
Obamacare has helped nearly 10 million people to get new health insurance, and more than 4 percent of all Americans have gotten health insurance for ... more

Nick Lachey discusses brother's autism for the first time

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Nick Lachey discusses brother's autism for the first time
Veronica LinaresLOS ANGELES, April 16 (UPI) -- Nick Lachey opened up about his 19-year-old brother's autism a week after he launched the Lindt Gold Bunny ... more

Pope Francis gives a ride to 5th graders in popemobile

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Pope Francis gives a ride to 5th graders in popemobile
Aileen GraefVATICAN CITY, April 16 (UPI) -- Pope Francis became even more popular when he stopped his car after Palm Sunday Mass and gave two ... more

World’s best margherita pizza comes from Australia, not Italy

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World’s best margherita pizza comes from Australia, not Italy
Evan BleierPARMA, Italy, April 16 (UPI) -- Australian man Johnny Di Francesco is crowned World Pizza Champion in Parma, Italy, thanks to his margherita pizza.