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Bill Clinton's Chilling Statements Hours Before 9/11 Attacks

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Hours before the 9/11 terrorist attacks, former U.S. President Bill Clinton told an audience in Australia about his missed chance to kill attack mastermind Osama bin Laden, according to audio released this week.

Japan Names Islets in Disputed Area, Around Nation

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Japan names islets in disputed area, more than 150 others around nation to step up claim

Cantor Tells Newspaper He'll Resign in August

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Cantor tells newspaper he'll resign from House Aug. 18, months earlier than expected

3-day Gaza cease-fire goes into effect

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3-day Gaza cease-fire goes into effect
Heavy Israel-Hamas fighting is reported right up until the start of the truce.


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Three-day Gaza cease-fire begins

Truce brokered by U.S., U.N. takes effect after heavy Israel-Hamas fighting; talks aimed at longer stand-down are supposed to be held during the pause

Macau casino revenue falls for 2nd straight month

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HONG KONG (AP) — Casino revenue in the global gambling mecca of Macau fell for a second straight month in July as Chinese high rollers ... more

Japan offers vessels to Vietnam to boost its sea strength

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Japan offers vessels to Vietnam to boost its sea strength
By Martin Petty HANOI (Reuters) - Japan will give six navy boats to Vietnam to boost its patrols and surveillance in the South China Sea, ... more

Algerian capital hit by 5.5 quake, no reports of damage

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A magnitude 5.5 earthquake hit southeast of the Algerian capital on Friday, shaking buildings and sending panicked families rushing into the streets of Algiers and ... more

Syrian refugee women face sexual exploitation

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Syrian refugee women face sexual exploitation
TEL EL-HAYAT, Lebanon (AP) — The Syrian refugee woman huddled in the latest room she calls home, a peeling, run-down place outside a north Lebanese ... more

BoI makes first profit in five years

BoI makes first profit in five years
Bank of Ireland has made a profit for the first time in five years.

Missed payments now through to people's accounts: BoI

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Missed payments now through to people's accounts: BoI
Bank of Ireland says payments that were delayed by an error yesterday have now gone through to people's accounts.

Home-security firm to generate 80 new jobs

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Home-security firm to generate 80 new jobs
More than 80 new jobs are set to come on stream at security firm Homesecure.

PUC releases report on generator failure at San Onofre nuclear plant

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PUC releases report on generator failure at San Onofre nuclear plant
— State utility regulators, after denying a pair of records requests from activists and reporters, released a controversial study from a scientist about the cause ... more

Obama makes it harder for firms with labor violations to get U.S. pacts

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Saying he won't let the threat of a Republican lawsuit "stop me from doing what needs to be done," President Obama signed an executive order ... more

Boot up: Armenian Wikipedia, bitcoins, dark net and drones

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Boot up: Armenian Wikipedia, bitcoins, dark net and drones
Plus, Google bashing, Facebooks tiny design and HTC profits up Continue reading...

Start-up behind 'dunkable' phone technology explores Asian IPO

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Start-up behind 'dunkable' phone technology explores Asian IPO
By Anshuman Daga SINGAPORE (Reuters) - P2i, a technology spin-off from Britain's Ministry of Defence, is looking to raise as much as 10 million pounds ... more

Canada's telcos burst into banking, healthcare in hunt for growth

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Canada's telcos burst into banking, healthcare in hunt for growth
By Alastair Sharp and Euan Rocha TORONTO August 1 (Reuters) - Canada's three biggest telecom firms, keen to keep shareholders happy with fat dividends, are ... more

Your Top Plays for Today

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Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide

Commonwealth Games 2014: highlights and schedule for day nine in Glasgow

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Commonwealth Games 2014: highlights and schedule for day nine in Glasgow
Usain Bolt finally takes to the track in the 4x100m relay heats Tom Daley begins his campaign in the synchro 10m platform Continue reading...

Oakland Athletics, Detroit Tigers add top pitchers

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Oakland Athletics, Detroit Tigers add top pitchers
The Chicago White Sox had the bases loaded, with Gordon Beckham at bat. The count was two balls and two strikes. The Detroit Tigers suddenly ... more

Clayton Kershaw remains the ace in Dodgers' hand

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Clayton Kershaw remains the ace in Dodgers' hand
If the inability to complete a deal before the non-waiver trade deadline on Thursday drew attention to the Dodgers' perceived shortcomings, a 2-1 victory over ... more

Dodgers send clear message at deadline: the kids stay in the picture

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Dodgers send clear message at deadline: the kids stay in the picture
When baseball's trade deadline passed Thursday afternoon, the Dodgers had done the strangest thing for a team that hasn't won a championship in 26 years.

Why advertise research jobs if you've already picked your winner?

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Why advertise research jobs if you've already picked your winner?
There's no point in advertising a research job if a good internal candidate has already been lined up, says our anonymous academic Continue reading...

Savvy 24 Year Old's $66 Million Mega Lottery Win--On Friday The 13th

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Savvy 24 Year Old's $66 Million Mega Lottery Win--On Friday The 13th
Woman Collects $66 Million Lottery Win On Friday the 13th Ticket, Gets Financial Advice, and Plans Ahead.

Oakland Athletics, Detroit Tigers add top pitchers

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Oakland Athletics, Detroit Tigers add top pitchers
The Chicago White Sox had the bases loaded, with Gordon Beckham at bat. The count was two balls and two strikes. The Detroit Tigers suddenly ... more

Clayton Kershaw remains the ace in Dodgers' hand

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Clayton Kershaw remains the ace in Dodgers' hand
If the inability to complete a deal before the non-waiver trade deadline on Thursday drew attention to the Dodgers' perceived shortcomings, a 2-1 victory over ... more

Angels believe they have troops for the job, despite rivals' upgrades

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Angels believe they have troops for the job, despite rivals' upgrades
BALTIMORE — The first shock wave came when Oakland, the team the Angels are chasing in the American League West, acquired Boston ace Jon Lester ... more

Using Brainwaves To Predict Audience Reaction Is A Marketer's Dream

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Using Brainwaves To Predict Audience Reaction Is A Marketer's Dream
John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A study conducted at the City College of New York (CCNY) in partnership with Georgia Tech looks ... more
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Jealousy Is Not Just A Human Emotion, Dogs Feel It Too

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Jealousy Is Not Just A Human Emotion, Dogs Feel It Too
April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online As pet owners, we tend to believe our pets have emotions such as love, loyalty and grief. ... more
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Bridal shower for Amal as she prepares to marry Clooney

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Bridal shower for Amal as she prepares to marry Clooney
Amal Alamuddin enjoyed a bridal shower this week as her wedding date with George Clooney approaches.

Why I'd like to be Scarlett Johansson in Lost in Translation

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Why I'd like to be  Scarlett Johansson in Lost in Translation
Johansson's Charlotte uncertain, unsure and about to embark on an exciting journey is a refreshing change from most heroines who are easy-going in social situations ... more

Bestselling authors - computers?

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Could the next Game of Thrones or Harry Potter series be written by a computer?

U.S. job growth seen slowing, but remaining solid in July

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. job growth likely cooled a bit in July, but retained enough momentum to suggest the economy remained on solid ground.

Tito’s Golf Outing & 19th Hole Party Foursome Giveaway

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Tito’s Golf Outing & 19th Hole Party Foursome Giveaway
Sign up for your chance to win a foursome in the 2014 Tito's Handmade Vodka Golf Outing and 19th Hole Party at Seven Bridges Golf ... more

Sierra Leone declares emergency as Ebola death toll hits 729

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Sierra Leone declares emergency as Ebola death toll hits 729
By Umaru Fofana FREETOWN (Reuters) - Sierra Leone has declared a state of emergency and called in troops to quarantine Ebola victims, joining neighboring Liberia ... more

New guidelines help allergist steer patient out of yellow zone and back into green

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If you have asthma, you may have an asthma action plan with a "stoplight system" to help you recognize and respond to changes and understand ... more

Seychelles forfeit tie after refusing team entry

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The Seychelles have forfeited their African Nations Cup qualifying tie against Sierra Leone after refusing the west African nation’s soccer team entry over Ebola virus ... more

Findings advance fundamental understanding of DNA damage by UV rays in sunlight

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In the same week that the U.S. surgeon general issued a 101-page report about the dangers of skin cancer, researchers at Montana State University published ... more

Parenting skills of adults with ADHD improve when treated with medication

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Parenting skills of adults with ADHD improve when their ADHD is treated with medication, according to Penn State College of Medicine researchers.