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Watch Nearly 10 Minutes of Civilization: Beyond Earth Game-splained

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Watch Nearly 10 Minutes of Civilization: Beyond Earth Game-splained
Studio Firaxis' upcoming turn-based 4X strategy game (eXplore, eXpand, eXploit, and eXterminate) explained in a nearly 10-minute gameplay trailer
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US Bankruptcy Ruling Possible for California City

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Federal judge could rule during hearing on bankrupt California city's plan to reorganize debt

Ukraine Rebels Close in on Donetsk Airport

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Ukraine rebels close in on strategic Donetsk airport; at least 10 killed in shelling

Family Gives Lady Antebellum New Outlook

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Lady Antebellum amp up the energy on new album, '747,' after finding new perspectives

Hong Kong Protesters Threaten to Occupy Government Buildings

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Protest leaders in Hong Kong vowed to ramp up their efforts, including to occupy government buildings, if the territory???s leader doesn???t resign by the end of Thursday, ABC News has learned.


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Norway's breathtaking skies

Northern Lights and spectacular views mark autumn near the Arctic Circle

Chanel's Paris "protest"

Karl Lagerfeld stages a street-themed show for Paris Fashion Week, complete with mock political demonstrations

New threat by Hong Kong protesters raises the stakes in standoff

Latest move by student leaders of pro-democracy protests could trigger another round of confrontation with police

Can Tiny Taiwan sway China on Hong Kong?

Taiwanese leaders warn Beijing it could "hurt the future of relations" with nation it wants to draw closer

10,000 pigeons body-searched for "suspicious material" in China?

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Doves released in ceremony for China's National Day underwent unusual scrutiny, state-run media reports

Facebook PDA is revealed as the most annoying habit on the social site

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PDA beat users who brag about their lives and those who constantly update their status.

Bernstein: Outrage At Michigan Obscures Darker Truth

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Bernstein: Outrage At Michigan Obscures Darker Truth
We express outrage to the visual, but it's the sub-concussive hits that are so problematic in football.

Ford loses bid to recoup $450 million interest on overpaid taxes

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Ford loses bid to recoup $450 million interest on overpaid taxes
By Jonathan Stempel (Reuters) - A federal appeals court rejected Ford Motor Co's bid to recoup about $450 million of interest from the U.S. government ... more

Historic South Loop House Moving To Make Way For McCormick Redevelopment

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Historic South Loop House Moving To Make Way For McCormick Redevelopment
House movers made quick work of hauling a historic coach house down the street Wednesday morning in a neighborhood where Chicago’s movers and shakers lived ... more

As Ebola spreads, drug stocks surge

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Shares of Tekmira and other Ebola drug makers are soaring after the first confirmed Ebola case in the U.S.

Who's the most dangerous celebrity online?

Computer security company McAfee says there's a 1 in 5 chance that searching for this celeb will send you to a website infected with malware

Chicago woman says airline should 'stop the bullying' of women

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Chicago woman says airline should 'stop the bullying' of women
Sharon Shapiro, a blogger on Jewish issues who lives in West Rogers Park, was dismayed over reports that an El Al Israel Airlines flight from ... more

Notre Dame to establish 1st new school in century

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Notre Dame to establish 1st new school in century
It's not every day that a university announces a new school on its campus. For the University of Notre Dame, it has been nearly 100 ... more

Russia Needs More Internet Security, Says Putin

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Russian President Vladimir Putin said that better Internet security was essential to safeguarding national sovereignty and to prevent the leaking of confidential information.

You can download the Windows 10 Technical Preview right now

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You can download the Windows 10 Technical Preview right now
Less than 24 hours after Microsoft finally introduced its inexplicably named Windows 10 operating system to the world, the very first Technical Preview is now ... more

Zenit Saint Petersburg v Monaco: Champions League live! | John Ashdown

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Zenit Saint Petersburg v Monaco: Champions League  live! | John Ashdown
Live updates as Monaco travel to Zenit Saint PetersburgHulks racial abuse claim to be investigatedSend any thoughts to john.ashdown@theguardian.comOr get in touch over in the ... more

Horse racing tips: Thursday 2 October

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Horse racing tips: Thursday 2 October
The Michael Wigham-trained Peace Accord at Kempton rates the best bet of the dayWarwick2.10 Vaihau 2.40 Laser Blazer 3.10 In The Gate 3.45 Finding Your ... more

Derek Jeter Outlines Digital Venture, a Publishing Outlet for Athletes

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Derek Jeter Outlines Digital Venture, a Publishing Outlet for Athletes
Jeter announced he would be the publisher of The Players’ Tribune, saying it would be a way for sports stars “to connect directly with our ... more

The Question: is the counter-counterattack more crucial than the counter? | Jonathan Wilson

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The Question: is the counter-counterattack more crucial than the counter? | Jonathan Wilson
The ability to stop counterattacks separates Europes best teams from the rest. Manchester Citys failure to stop their opponents breaking forward is costing them dearlyPause ... more

Frankie Dettori rides Ruler Of The World in Prix de lArc de Triomphe

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Frankie Dettori rides Ruler Of The World in Prix de lArc de Triomphe
Italian won Prix Foy on Al Shaqab part-owned colt Aidan OBrien-trained runner 16-1 chance for raceFrankie Dettori has been confirmed as the rider of Ruler ... more

From Pitcher's Clock to No-Intentional Walks, MLB Will Experiment To Quicken The Pace

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From Pitcher's Clock to No-Intentional Walks, MLB Will Experiment To Quicken The Pace
Major League Baseball will conduct some experiments in the Arizona Fall League to try and quicken the pace of games. Here's the details

T Magazine: Glam-Rock Ankle Boots at Louis Vuitton

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T Magazine: Glam-Rock Ankle Boots at Louis Vuitton
T plucks the best shoes right off the runway. Today’s pick: a pull-on pair with intricate cutouts and gold block heels.

The Dodge Viper Is The Least Ticketed Car On The Road. Really?

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The Dodge Viper Is The Least Ticketed Car On The Road. Really?
The hot-blooded Subaru WRX and Pontiac GTO top the list of traffic-ticket magnets, which also includes far dozy rides like the Volkswagen Rabbit and Toyota ... more

Cyber Warfare In Cars

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Cyber Warfare In Cars
Should another world war occur, there will be two new domains of conflict in addition to air, naval and land forces: space and cyber warfare. ... more

Housing Barometer: Recovery Continues, But Virtuous Cycle Not So Saintly

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Housing Barometer: Recovery Continues, But Virtuous Cycle Not So Saintly
Three out of five Housing Barometer measures are getting close to normal. But the two measures that hitch housing to the broader economy are still ... more
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GLAAD study: Number of gay TV characters growing

TV has increased its depiction of gay, lesbian and bisexual characters, says the advocacy group

Chanel's Paris "protest"

Karl Lagerfeld stages a street-themed show for Paris Fashion Week, complete with mock political demonstrations

"Rush Hour" TV series in development

The new small screen adaptation will come from film director Brett Ratner and the makers of "Cougar Town"

Will Bethenny Frankel be a "Real Housewife" again?

Four years after quitting "The Real Housewives of New York City," the reality star and entrepreneur is reporetedly rejoining

Michelle Monaghan on "Fort Bliss," "True Detective"

Actress tells CBS News' Lauren Moraski about playing an army medic in "Fort Bliss" and what it was like to work with Woody Harrelson and ... more

New toothpaste treats allergies

Doctors have developed a new way to treat everyday allergies with toothpaste. By infusing toothpaste with specific allergen extracts, those suffering with allergies can experience ... more

Weight loss gets a technology boost

Now even your fork and plate are being engineered to help you slim down. A talking scale measures your meal and shouts instructions. There is ... more

CDC director on Ebola in U.S.: "We're stopping this in its tracks"

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Dr. Tom Frieden talks about the new Ebola case in Texas and the protocol to find anyone at risk to developing symptoms

GSK, NewLink working to bring Ebola vaccines online - WHO

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GSK, NewLink working to bring Ebola vaccines online - WHO
GENEVA (Reuters) - Both GlaxoSmithKline and NewLink are working to boost their capacity to make Ebola vaccines, with a goal of a "very significant increase ... more

Resistance exercise can improve episodic memory, shows study

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Here's another reason why it's a good idea to hit the gym: it can improve memory. A new Georgia Institute of Technology study shows that ... more