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Rosetta mission finds primordial soup of compounds on comet

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Rosetta mission finds primordial soup of compounds on comet
Could life on Earth have been kick-started by a comet strike? A startling discovery by the Rosetta comet-chasing mission has added fresh evidence to suggest that it is possible.

Jury Awards $47.8 Million in NYC Crane Collapse Civil Case

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Jury awards $47.8 million to 2 victims' families in NYC crane collapse civil case

Abercrombie: An exclusive frat party?

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Abercrombie: An exclusive frat party?
I have to admit I haven't shopped at Abercrombie & Fitch since I was a freshman in college. Even then, when I fell squarely within the brand's numerical demographic, I felt fully outside of it. I prefer not to dress like a frat party might spontaneously materialize in front of me at any moment. And I like keeping my midriff to myself.

Pilot: What the wreckage tells us

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Pilot: What the wreckage tells us
Nothing would be more poignantly encouraging for 239 families than to know that the piece of aircraft part found on La Reunion Island east of Madagascar connects with MH370 -- the Boeing 777 that disappeared in March 2014, en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. The world wants to know. And as a 777 pilot, I want to know.


Investigators say debris is from Boeing 777

Part of the wing that washed ashore on La Reunion Island will be sent to France for further analysis

Juan Zarate testifies before Congress on Iran deal

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CBS News national security correspondent Juan Zarate testified before Congress about the impact of the recently negotiated Iran nuclear deal

Chinese vice premier, Kazakh prime minister head delegations

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Chinese vice premier, Kazakh prime minister head delegations
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Kazakhstan Prime Minister Karim Massimov will head the Almaty delegation and Chinese Vice Premier Liu Yandong will lead the Beijing ... more

Ace helps Ishikawa grab share of National lead

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Ace helps Ishikawa grab share of National lead
Japan's Ryo Ishikawa fired a hole-in-one during a sparkling eight-under-par 63 to grab a share of the lead at the US PGA Quicken Loans National. ... more

MH370 flight: tsunami debris shows why plane part may not solve mystery

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Location of plane wreckage gives only a vague idea of where it came from.

Broadcom profit and revenue miss forecasts

Broadcom Corp. reported second-quarter net income of $386 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.

Uber to invest $1 billion in India: FT

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Uber to invest $1 billion in India: FT
(Reuters) - Online ride hailing service Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] is set to invest $1 billion in India, which will bring its investment on par ... more

Federal Reserve Denies Credit Union for Cannabis

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Federal Reserve Denies Credit Union for Cannabis
The credit union, which has the backing of Colorado’s governor, fired back by filing a lawsuit in federal court against the Fed, demanding “equal access” ... more

Plane debris found on Indian Ocean island points to MH370 breakthrough

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SAINT-DENIS, Reunion (Reuters) - Plane debris washed up on the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean is almost certainly part of a Boeing ... more

Construction Plans for La Guardia Airport Don’t Faze Its Neighbors

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Construction Plans for La Guardia Airport Don’t Faze Its Neighbors
Residents of East Elmhurst, Queens, seem willing to deal patiently with inconveniences out of an abiding loyalty to the airport.

Why NASA crash testing small planes could someday save lives

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Researchers are working on building a better, smarter, emergency locator transmitter that can sense when a crash is imminent

As Windows 10 rolls out, take a step back in time through the evolution of Windows

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After years of anticipation, Windows 10 has finally arrived. Although Microsoft will undoubtedly be spending the next several weeks ironing out the kinks of its ... more

Comcast's Wireless Plan May Need Update

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Comcast struck a deal with Verizon in 2011 giving it the right to sell wireless service using the carrier’s network at set terms and pricing. ... more

Yahoo's new video chat app has no sound

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(And that's the point)

Business Briefing: Linkedin Beats Expectations, but Its Shares Fall Anyway

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LinkedIn’s second-quarter results beat Wall Street’s expectations on all fronts, but the signs behind the numbers seemed to worry investors.

The fallout: Dodgers designate Mike Morse, Brandon Beachy, two more

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And now for that nasty math problem. One that was never on the SAT: How to make 29 go into 25 and have it equal ... more

Woods Gets Hot After Bad Start, Shoots 68 at Quicken Loans

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Tiger Woods goes on birdie run after poor start, trails leaders by 5 at Quicken Loans National

UCLA's unnamed, inexperienced quarterback to have veterans around him

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UCLA Coach Jim Mora started his session at the Pac-12 Conference's football media day Thursday with an attempt to head off already-tiresome questions.

AFL: five things to look out for in round 18 | Russell Jackson

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AFL: five things to look out for in round 18 | Russell Jackson
Hawks can still falter; Collingwood should break their sorry streak; Sydney’s woes not over; Fremantle to canter home; Sunday’s promiseAs the supporters of the 17 ... more

Gomez Traded to Astros After Mets Deal Falls Through

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Carlos Gomez traded to Astros by Brewers after deal to Mets falls through

Where adults anxious about swimming can dip their toes, then more, in the water

Kenneth Rippetoe, a swim coach at One With the Water, says he takes things slowly when people are learning to swim but are afraid.

Culinary SOS: Cute little Key lime pies from Fishing With Dynamite

Jen Mai isn't normally a fan of key lime pie, but that changed after one bite of the cute mini-version served at Fishing With Dynamite ... more

GDP grew at 2.3% rate in 2nd quarter; 1st-quarter growth revised upward

The economy rebounded in the second quarter after a winter slowdown that was less severe than previously estimated, returning to the modest growth that has ... more

Once again, Cruise accomplishes the near-impossible in 'Rogue Nation'

As an actor and producer, the "Mission: Impossible" series has been good to Tom Cruise, and he continues to return the favor.

HBO's 'Show Me a Hero' goes down to 'The Wire' in flavor, urban angst

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"The Wire" was never a big hit when it first aired on HBO. But since it ended its five-season run in 2008, the series, which ... more

Lupita Nyong'o to make NYC stage debut

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The Oscar-winner will make her New York stage debut in September

Mariah Carey to Direct and Star in Christmas Movie for Hallmark Channel

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Mariah Carey's Christmas Project will be the singer's directorial debut

Find Out the Romantic Thing The Bachelorette's Shawn Did with All His Roses from Kaitlyn

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The newly engaged couple shares a sentimental side

Plane debris found on Indian Ocean island points to MH370 breakthrough

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SAINT-DENIS, Reunion (Reuters) - Plane debris washed up on the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean is almost certainly part of a Boeing ... more

Declan O'Rourke sizzles in Cork

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Declan O'Rourke sizzles in Cork
Eoin Edwards warms his soul in the company of one of Ireland’s finest storytellers and musicians.

Fewer children getting HPV shot than other vaccines

Despite federal government recommendations, only 45% of boys and 60% of girls are getting vaccinated against HPV

Wing piece, suitcase will take days to link to MH370

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Wing piece, suitcase will take days to link to MH370
Doug G. WareSAINT-ANDRE, Réunion, July 30 (UPI) -- A small section of wing possibly from missing Malaysian Flight 370, along with a damaged suitcase found ... more

NYC zeros in on source of Legionnaires' outbreak

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More cases of illness are reported as investigators find contamination in two buildings

CDC says too few U.S. teens getting HPV vaccine

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HPV vaccine can prevent cancer, but many adolescents still aren't getting it

U.S. Fish and Wildlife can't find dentist who killed Cecil the lion

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U.S. Fish and Wildlife can't find dentist who killed Cecil the lion
Danielle HaynesWASHINGTON, July 30 (UPI) -- U.S. Fish and Wildlife officials said they wish to talk to the Minnesota dentist who admitted killing Cecil the ... more