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Loyd Starting to Feel More Comfortable in the WNBA

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Jewell Loyd starting to feel more comfortable playing in the WNBA

New Mexico Gov. Martinez: 'Coward' Set off 2 Church Blasts

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New Mexico Gov. Martinez says 'coward' who set off 2 church explosions will be caught

Democrats Happy With Obama Outreach as They Weigh Iran Deal

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Obama's outreach to congressional Democrats on Iran pact gets high marks as they weigh deal

IAAF launches stern defense of anti-doping record

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KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - The head of world athletics launched a vigorous defense of the IAAF's anti-doping record on Monday, as global sporting bodies called for a thorough probe of the latest doping allegations to plunge track and field into crisis.

Triple Crown Winner American Pharoah Finishes First at the Haskell Invitational

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Triple Crown Winner American Pharoah Finishes First at the Haskell Invitational
The three-year-old horse is said to be retiring later this year
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Wildfire continues to burn in California - video

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Wildfire continues to burn in California - video
The so-called Rocky Fire burns for a fifth day in northern California, having scorched about 54,000 acres and destroyed 24 homes. More than 12,000 people ... more

Family in mourning after toddler killed in West Bank arson attack – video

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Family in mourning after toddler killed in West Bank arson attack – video
Relatives of an 18-month-old Palestinian child, who was burned to death in a suspected arson attack by Israeli settlers, are in mourning. The family's home ... more

Indigenous activist Murrumu detained after refusing to recognise former name

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Indigenous activist Murrumu detained after refusing to recognise former name
Murrumu Walubara Yidindji, who has ‘renounced Australia’, was facing court over number plates and licence issued by the unrecognised Yidindji governmentAn Indigenous man who renounced ... more

Six Endangered Animals That Poaching Might Take From Us

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Six Endangered Animals That Poaching Might Take From Us
Cecil the lion's death is only the tip of the iceberg. Each year humans deliberately kill thousands of animals, even the ones we call "protected."

UPI Almanac for Monday, Aug. 3, 2015

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UPI Almanac for Monday, Aug. 3, 2015
By United Press International On Aug. 3, 2005, in the first emergency repair conducted in space, astronauts remove strips of cloth protruding from the underside ... more

German automakers buy Nokia maps unit for $3.1 billion

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Luxury European automakers Audi, BMW and Daimler have teamed up to acquire Nokia's mapping and location services business for 2.8 billion euros ($3.1 billion).

Greek blue chip stock index futures open down 15.2 percent

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Greek blue chip stock index futures open down 15.2 percent
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek blue-chip stock index futures opened sharply down on Monday ahead of the stock market's open, with the nearest contract expiring on ... more

​This interactive map crams in American literature's greatest road trips

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People love road trips. Some like 'em more than others. And some like them perhaps a little bit too much. This interactive map from Richard ... more

IAAF launches stern defense of anti-doping record

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KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - The head of world athletics launched a vigorous defense of the IAAF's anti-doping record on Monday, as global sporting bodies called ... more

Why Everyone At Your Company Should Train In The Contact Center

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Why Everyone At Your Company Should Train In The Contact Center
Working in customer service can be brutal. You’re dealing with problems. The stuff your company sold people is broken. Sometimes it has nothing to do ... more

David Byrne calls for transparency from labels and streaming services

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David Byrne calls for transparency from labels and streaming services
The former Talking Heads man has aired his frustrations with the current music business model, and said Apple Music refused to disclose their royalty calculations ... more

Can you solve it? The area maze puzzle – video

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Can you solve it? The area maze puzzle – video
Alex Bellos sets a mind-bending puzzle – the area maze. Originally invented for schoolchildren, it's become a big hit with adults in Japan. Can you ... more

The Ebola vaccine we dared to dream of is here | Jeremy Farrar

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The Ebola vaccine we dared to dream of is here | Jeremy Farrar
A success rate of 100% in trials is spectacular. There is no excuse for inertia on other diseases nowFor more than a year and a half, ... more

Games reviews round-up: Journey; Trials Fusion; Cricket Captain 2015

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Games reviews round-up: Journey; Trials Fusion; Cricket Captain 2015
Journey makes the step up to current-gen consoles in style, while a gun-toting cat on a unicorn steals the show elsewhereOne of 2012’s best games ... more

German automakers buying Nokia's HERE map business

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A consortium of German automakers Audi, BMW and Daimler are buying Nokia Corp.'s HERE map business to incorporate into automotive technology and eventually autonomous driving.

Contending Teams Can Never Have Too Many Relievers

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Kansas City's bullpen still stellar in 2015, but here are a few other good ones

IOC Ready to Act If Olympic Medals Affected by Doping

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Thomas Bach: IOC will act if latest doping allegations involve Olympic results in athletics

SEC Spares No Expense in Hiring 14 New Coordinators

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SEC coaches get a little extra offseason homework prepping for 14 new coordinators

What's Going on With American Pharoah After Haskell Win

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After Haskell win, a few things to know about Triple Crown winner American Pharoah and team

If you do one thing this week … build a boat

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If you do one thing this week … build a boat
Britain has more than 3,500km of waterways to explore, but instead of buying a canoe from the supermarket why not make your own?When did you ... more

I had to rely on food banks to get me through medical school

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I had to rely on food banks to get me through medical school
My underprivileged background made applying for and surviving medical school financially toughI have often been asked by friends and relatives what the hardest part of ... more

Key players doubt Greek rescue plan has a chance

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Greece's own prime minister says he doesn't really "believe in" the new bailout deal he's hoping to secure for his country.

Fueled by dry brush and heat, wildfire chars 20,000 acres in 5 hours

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- It was a stubborn, quick wildfire, but nothing particularly unusual.

Dodgers like what they see in Mat Latos' debut

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Mat Latos sounded relieved Sunday after starting his first game for the Dodgers.

Dodgers win in a walk-off as Andre Ethier's homer in 10th beats Angels

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Watching the baseball disappear into the visiting bullpen at Dodger Stadium, Andre Ethier raised his right arm. Then he punched the air with his left.

Chita Rivera tells young performers to lose the lip-syncing

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Chita Rivera tells young performers to lose the lip-syncing
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Musical theater great Chita Rivera has friendly advice for young stars who are unable to dance and sing at the ... more

2 women dead from suspected drug overdoses at music fest

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POMONA, Calif. (AP) — Two women died from suspected drug overdoses at a popular weekend music festival, prompting calls for an investigation and concern over ... more

IAAF launches stern defense of anti-doping record

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KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - The head of world athletics launched a vigorous defense of the IAAF's anti-doping record on Monday, as global sporting bodies called ... more

Planned Parenthood fight hits U.S. Congress, wider impact unclear

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WASHINGTON, August 3 (Reuters) - Women's health group Planned Parenthood, under attack by anti-abortionists posting hidden-camera videos online, will be the focus of a partisan ... more

Tito’s Handmade Vodka Golf Outing And 19th Hole Party

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Tito’s Handmade Vodka Golf Outing And 19th Hole Party
Sign up now for your chance to win a twosome in the 2015 Tito's handmade Vodka golf outing and 19th hole party September 8th at ... more

UPI Almanac for Monday, Aug. 3, 2015

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UPI Almanac for Monday, Aug. 3, 2015
By United Press International On Aug. 3, 2005, in the first emergency repair conducted in space, astronauts remove strips of cloth protruding from the underside ... more

Researchers closer to understanding complicated brain chemistry behind Alzheimer's disease

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Researchers at the University of Melbourne have discovered that a protein involved in the progression of Alzheimer's disease also has properties that could be helpful ... more

Redox equilibrium may help identify new diagnostic biomarkers for ageing, neurodegenerative processes

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The question of why we age is one of the most fascinating questions for humankind, but nothing close to a satisfactory answer has been found ... more

Integrated treatment required for diabetes-eating disorder combination

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As they reach their teens, many with type 1 diabetes discover that the disease provides a secret weapon for losing weight. By restricting or reducing ... more

Research shows specific routes of administration can predict risk of drug addiction.

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Abstinence is the best way to avoid drug addiction. But in many societies, drug use is the norm, not the exception, especially by youth.