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Amy Purdy Shows Off Prosthetic Feet on Dancing With The Stars

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Amy Purdy Shows Off Prosthetic Feet on Dancing With The Stars
The 34-year-old Paralympian has special prosthetics enabling her to cut a number
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Ky. postal worker gets prison for stashing 44K pieces of mail

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Brent Morse was sentenced to six months in prison for destroying, hiding, and delaying the delivery of at least 44,900 pieces of mail

Chicago To Name High School After President Obama

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Chicago To Name High School After President Obama
(CHICAGO) — President Barack Obama’s hometown of Chicago plans to name a high school after him. Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Thursday announced plans to build Barack Obama College Preparatory High School. The selective enrollment high school will be open for the 2017-2018 school year. Chicago Public Schools says its enrollment will be 1,200 students. Emanuel…
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FDA Approves First HPV Test For Primary Cervical Cancer Screening

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FDA Approves First HPV Test For Primary Cervical Cancer Screening
The newly approved HPV test is now a frontline tool for protecting women from cervical cancer
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Hot Tub Time MacHine (Blu-Ray)

published Thu, Apr 10 2014 18:42 GMT
Hot Tub Time MacHine  (Blu-Ray)
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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

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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

Flash Points: Why Russia holds most of the cards in the Ukraine crisis

CBS News Homeland Security Correspondent Bob Orr talks with CBS News Senior National Security Analyst Juan Zarate about the ongoing standoff between Ukraine and Russia ... more

Officials go to Everest to negotiate with Sherpas who want to quit

Deadly avalanche exposes undercurrent of resentment by Sherpas over their treatment and benefits; Everest climbing season in doubt

Putin: Internet is a "CIA project"

Russian president makes peculiar comment at media forum as the Kremlin is anxious to exert greater control online

U.S. journalist released from insurgents in Ukraine

Vice News' Simon Ostrovsky went missing two days ago in city where pro-Russia armed men seized police station

"David and Goliath": Tiny Pacific nation sues 9 nuclear-armed powers

Marshall Islands, used for dozens of U.S. nuclear tests after World War II, accuses nuclear-armed nations of violating international law

Senator Cruz's Energy Bill Promotes Energy Liberation, Job Creation, And Prosperity For America

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Senator Cruz's Energy Bill Promotes Energy Liberation, Job Creation, And Prosperity For America
This comprehensive American energy liberation is a very Reagan-like policy that shows Presidential vision and leadership.

Yankees’ Pineda Suspended 10 Games For Pine Tar

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Yankees’ Pineda Suspended 10 Games For Pine Tar
Pineda wasn't subtle about his tomfoolery.

Seahawks and Broncos Tickets Dominate List Of Most Expensive Games On 2014 NFL Schedule

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Christmas came in April for football fans yesterday, as the 2014 NFL schedule was released. With ticket prices moving as the secondary market takes form, ... more

Zion Man Sentenced To Death For Killing Navy Officer In Virginia

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Zion Man Sentenced To Death For Killing Navy Officer In Virginia
A federal jury has sentenced an ex-Marine to death for murdering a fellow service member in 2009, one among a series of violent, sexually motivated ... more

Don't assume you're safe from Heartbleed

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The tech world is still reeling from the Heartbleed Internet bug. It'll be with us for a while. Assume your online interactions aren't protected.

Apple's "iWatch" may include temperature sensors

Patent filings envision two features that could be included in the rumored "iWatch" and other Apple products

Sonar imaging finds 19th century shipwreck in San Francisco Bay

More than 100 shipwrecks lay beneath the rushing surf of San Francisco Bay, where the Golden Gate Bridge meets the Pacific Ocean. KPIX's Andria Borba ... more

The Neglected Mission of U.S. Higher Education

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The Neglected Mission of U.S. Higher Education
With the nation debating models and metrics for the federal government’s rating of America’s more than 4,000 colleges and universities, there’s one crucial area that ... more

Nike's Bid to Dominate Activity Tracking with NikeFuel

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Google+ Chief Vic Gundotra Departs

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Vic Gundotra, the executive in charge of Google+, announced his departure from Google, the latest sign of upheaval at the company's social network.

Yankees’ Pineda Suspended 10 Games for Pine Tar

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Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda was suspended for 10 games for using pine tar to help him grip the ball.

The New York Athletic Club: A Proud Sponsor of Meb Keflezighi

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The New York Athletic Club: A Proud Sponsor of Meb Keflezighi
Corporate sponsorships have rendered a function of the elite athletic club obsolete, making the N.Y.A.C.’s relationship with the Boston Marathon winner something of a relic.

Yankees’ Pineda Suspended 10 games for Pine Tar

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Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda was suspended for 10 games for using pine tar to help him grip the ball.

Benfica v Juventus: Europa League semi-final live! | John Ashdown

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Benfica v Juventus: Europa League semi-final  live! | John Ashdown
Sevilla v Valencia: follow the latest from the other semi And feel free to email john.ashdown@theguardian.com 8.23pm BST 17 min: Juventus's best moment of the ... more

Pineda suspended 10 games for pine tar incident

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Vote for the Week in Pictures: April 17 - 24

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Vote for the Week in Pictures: April 17 - 24
Vote for the best image from the Week in Pictures. The winning image will be displayed next week.Last week's winner:

The Week in Pictures: April 17 - 24

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The Week in Pictures: April 17 - 24
American wins big in Boston, Obama protesters hosed down, matadors visit chapel before battle,’ Easter rockets blanket Greece and more.

The Beginner’s Guide to Chinese Superstar Yao Chen

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The Beginner’s Guide to Chinese Superstar Yao Chen
The Chinese actress is one of TIME's 100 most influential people — but American audiences may be unfamiliar with her on-screen work

Amy Purdy Shows Off Prosthetic Feet on Dancing With The Stars

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Amy Purdy Shows Off Prosthetic Feet on Dancing With The Stars
The 34-year-old Paralympian has special prosthetics enabling her to cut a number

ArtsBeat: Folk Art Museum to Open Queens Annex

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The facility in Long Island City will include lots of storage space, as well as room for exhibitions.
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Brighten The Moon? Swedish Skin Care Company Foreo Claims They Want To Make It Happen

published Thu, Apr 17 2014 09:21 GMT
Brighten The Moon? Swedish Skin Care Company Foreo Claims They Want To Make It Happen
Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Are you trying to unleash an evil scheme at night, but darkness is getting in the way? ... more
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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 "The Hobbit" film gets a new title

Originally called "The Hobbit: There and Back Again," the Peter Jackson film is being retitled "The Battle of the Five Armies"

Watch: Pharrell unveils "Marilyn Monroe" video

The 41-year-old star's new video is getting a lot of buzz

Steven Spielberg working on "Goonies" sequel?

The first film's director Richard Donner said Spielberg will be back for the new installment

Avril Lavigne defends "Hello Kitty" video

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The 29-year-old singer says her new video isn't racist; she loves Japanese culture

Yankees’ Pineda Suspended 10 Games For Pine Tar

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Yankees’ Pineda Suspended 10 Games For Pine Tar
Pineda wasn't subtle about his tomfoolery.

FDA reconsiders behavior-modifying "shock devices"

Agency may prohibit the use of aversion therapy for emotionally disabled kids

1 in 13 U.S. schoolkids takes psych meds: report

More than half of parents said the drugs are helpful

People with more education may recover better from brain injury

Active learning may improve cognitive reserve, which helps reverse neurological damage

Got Hay Fever? New Tablets vs. Allergy Shots

Got Hay Fever? New Tablets vs. Allergy Shots
Allergic people have a new option for treating the underlying cause of hay fever: under-the-tongue tablets they can take at home.

Facebook launches Newswire to deliver breaking news

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Facebook launches Newswire to deliver breaking news
Ananth BaligaMENLO PARK, Calif., April 24 (UPI) -- Facebook launched Newswire Thursday, a page curated with news stories picked by the company or verified by ... more