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The enduring allure of steam trains

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Matthew Malkiewicz takes beautiful photos of historic steam trains whose nostalgic romance transports you to a bygone era.

VIDEO: Men of a Certain Age Cast Reunites for ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

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VIDEO: Men of a Certain Age Cast Reunites for ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Most TV viewers will always remember Ray Romano as Ray Barone, Scott Bakula as Dr. Sam Beckett and Andre Braugher as Det. Frank Pembleton. But for some of us, they will always be... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Andre Braugher Ray Romano Scott Bakula Mike Royce Men of a Certain Age

Shell Files Revised Arctic Offshore Drilling Plan

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Shell files revised Arctic offshore drilling plan, says no decision has been made for 2015

FEMA Denies Hawaii's Post-Storm Disaster Request

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FEMA denies Hawaii's major disaster-declaration request because storm damage not severe enough

Tongues Wag Over Obama's Audacity to Wear Taupe

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Taupe and change: Obama's switch from dark to tan suit for serious statement


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Schapelle Corby's boyfriend Ben Panangian arrested on drugs charges: reports

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Schapelle Corby's parole could be in jeopardy following the reported arrest of her Indonesian boyfriend on drugs charges.

U.N. says 43 Golan peacekeepers seized by Syria militants, 81 trapped

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U.N. says 43 Golan peacekeepers seized by Syria militants, 81 trapped
By Louis Charbonneau UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Militants fighting the Syrian army have detained 43 U.N. peacekeepers in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights and trapped another ... more

15-year-old Bellis loses in 2nd round at US Open

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15-year-old Bellis loses in 2nd round at US Open
NEW YORK (AP) — CiCi Bellis, the first 15-year-old since 1996 to win a U.S. Open match, could not follow that up with another victory, ... more

Rotherham child abuse scandal: a nation in disgrace

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When the full extent of child abuse in the South Yorkshire town of Rotherham was revealed this week, a sigh of recognition was quickly followed ... more

Google tests home delivery drones in Queensland, Australia video

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Google tests home delivery drones in Queensland, Australia  video
Google has been testing drones in Queensland, Australia, that are able to fly on their own and deliver everything from candy to medicine. Google said ... more

U.N. says 43 Golan peacekeepers seized by militants, 81 trapped

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UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Militants fighting the Syrian army have detained 43 U.N. peacekeepers in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights and trapped another 81 in the ... more

Irish Farmers' Journal readership up by 22%

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Irish Farmers' Journal readership up by 22%
The Irish Farmers Journal has attracted an extra 51,000 readers per week over the past 12 months according to the latest Joint National Readership Survey* ... more

U.S. banking group says unaware of any 'significant' cyber attack

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BOSTON (Reuters) - An influential U.S. financial services industry group that shares information about cyber threats has said it is unaware of any "significant" cyber ... more

Malaysia Airlines shares suspended pending announcement

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Malaysia Airlines shares suspended pending announcement
Shares in Malaysia Airlines (MAS) will be suspended on Friday ahead of a material announcement. The share suspension comes ahead of the announcement of the ... more

U.S. banking group says unaware of any 'significant' cyber attack

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U.S. banking group says unaware of any 'significant' cyber attack
The group, known as the Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center, or FS-ISAC, includes all major U.S. "There are no credible threats posed to ... more

Brain-eating amoeba detected in Louisiana

The local government in St. Bernard's Parish has been attempting to cleanse the water supply for roughly three weeks. State health officials are now requiring ... more

China's Wanda, Tencent, Baidu to set up $814 million e-commerce company: Wanda

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China's Wanda, Tencent, Baidu to set up $814 million e-commerce company: Wanda
(Reuters) - China's privately-held Dalian Wanda group said on Friday it would set up a 5 billion yuan ($814 million) Wanda e-commerce joint venture with ... more

Danse miserable: Group wants to make a funky remix of hellish Comcast calls

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Danse miserable: Group wants to make a funky remix of hellish Comcast calls
Does misery have a time signature? That’s what open-Internet advocacy group Public Knowledge is trying to find out with a new contest that asks participants ... more

Google Reveals Delivery Drone Project

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Google's advanced-research lab said it is developing a system of drones to deliver goods. Rival Amazon.com is also testing delivery drones, and Domino's tested delivering ... more

MapFactor review

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Find your way to your destination with turn-by-turn GPS navigation

In Match Featuring Three Juniors, a Senior’s Experience Shows

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In Match Featuring Three Juniors, a Senior’s Experience Shows
In an all-American first-round doubles match, Michael Russell, 36, playing with Jared Donaldson, 17, defeated Stefan Kozlov 16, and Noah Rubin, 18.

D-Fenders hire Phil Hubbard to coach Lakers' D-League affiliate

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D-Fenders hire Phil Hubbard to coach Lakers' D-League affiliate
The D-Fenders have hired Phil Hubbard as the head coach of the Lakers' NBA Development League affiliate.

Andy Murray eases through to US Open third round with straight-sets win

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Andy Murray eases through to US Open third round with straight-sets win
Murray defeats Germanys Matthias Bachinger 6-3, 6-3, 6-4Scot largely untroubled despite stubborn challenge Now faces unseeded Andrey KuznetzovOn the first day of this US Open, ... more

Ajla Tomljanovic Representing Australia on WTA Tour

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Ajla Tomljanovic Representing Australia on WTA Tour
Ajla Tomljanovic was born in Croatia but recently became a resident of Australia, believing it offered greater opportunities for training that could lift her game.

On Baseball: Fixated on Every Pitch, a Veteran Helps the Tigers Stay Focused

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On Baseball: Fixated on Every Pitch, a Veteran Helps the Tigers Stay Focused
The Tigers’ designated hitter stands apart from most hitters because of his ability to focus at the plate, according to his manager, Brad Ausmus.

D-Fenders hire Phil Hubbard to coach Lakers' D-League affiliate

published about 1 hour ago
D-Fenders hire Phil Hubbard to coach Lakers' D-League affiliate
The D-Fenders have hired Phil Hubbard as the head coach of the Lakers' NBA Development League affiliate.

Angels still undecided on Saturday night starter vs. Athletics

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Angels still undecided on Saturday night starter vs. Athletics
As the Angels begin a critical four-game series against American League West rival Oakland in Angel Stadium on Thursday night, they still hadn’t decided on ... more

Vince Vaughn Snags Kate Bosworth's Home

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Vince Vaughn Snags Kate Bosworth's Home
Comedic actor Vince Vaughn and his wife have purchased a secluded Los Angeles home from actress Kate Bosworth.

Medical transport plane crashes in New Mexico, killing four

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Medical transport plane crashes in New Mexico, killing four
Four people were killed Wednesday night when a Phoenix-bound medical transport plane went down in a fiery crash shortly after takeoff in southern New Mexico, ... more

L.A. Country Club agrees to host 2023 U.S. Open

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L.A. Country Club agrees to host 2023 U.S. Open
All you see at the entrance on Wilshire Boulevard is a simple numerical address: 10101. Nothing to advertise the expansive clubhouse and championship golf courses ... more

Fluorine Used In Toothpaste Formed In Dying Stars

published Fri, Aug 22 2014 23:55 GMT
Fluorine Used In Toothpaste Formed In Dying Stars
John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online From ancient, dying stars to our toothbrushes, the chemical element fluorine which is used in toothpaste was ... more
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MIT Geniuses Extract Audio From Potato Chip Bag And More

published Wed, Aug 06 2014 23:18 GMT
MIT Geniuses Extract Audio From Potato Chip Bag And More
John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) never fail to amaze, and now they have discovered ... more
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U.N. says 43 Golan peacekeepers seized by militants, 81 trapped

published about 1 hour ago
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Militants fighting the Syrian army have detained 43 U.N. peacekeepers in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights and trapped another 81 in the ... more

Comedian Joan Rivers 'resting comfortably' at hospital

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Comedian Joan Rivers 'resting comfortably' at hospital
Acerbic comedian and fashion critic Joan Rivers is "resting comfortably" and with her family, her daughter said on Thursday, after Rivers reportedly stopped breathing during ... more

Joan Rivers 'Resting Comfortably' After Cardiac Arrest

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Joan Rivers is "resting comfortably" after she was hospitalized earlier today.

U.S. banking group says unaware of any 'significant' cyber attack

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BOSTON (Reuters) - An influential U.S. financial services industry group that shares information about cyber threats has said it is unaware of any "significant" cyber ... more

Iron Man rates 'best Marvel' - not his

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Robert Downey jnr says it is Marvel's best - even without him in it.

Forced switch? Drug cos. develop maneuvers to hinder generic competition

Penetration of generic drugs on the marketplace has increased over 30 years, but drug companies have developed ways to delay generic entry

Children's vaccine rates vary widely by state

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The CDC says that while most kids get vaccinated, too many parents fail to follow-up with required booster shots

Consumers unable to update healthcare.gov data with deadline looming

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Hundreds of thousands of people risk losing subsidized health insurance if they don't resubmit immigration information by the end of next week, but many have ... more

Conventional weight loss techniques help obese women reduce weight gain during pregnancy

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A new study finds that women who are obese can limit their weight gain during pregnancy using conventional weight loss techniques, including attending weekly group ... more

EDGE gets FDA clearance for VIEW Plating System and REDUCE Fracture Plating System

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EDGE Orthopaedics, a new entry in the orthopedic medical device space, is excited to announce they have received their second FDA 510(k) clearance for the ... more