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Ukraine Separatists Plead for Putin’s Help After Deadly Gunfight

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Ukraine Separatists Plead for Putin’s Help After Deadly Gunfight
Two groups clashed at a checkpoint near Slavyansk, with Ukraine saying one person was killed, while Russian state media reporting five dead
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Hamilton Wins Third Straight F1 Race at Chinese GP

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Hamilton Wins Third Straight F1 Race at Chinese GP
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton's third straight Formula One victory gave him his first career hat trick following his victories in Malaysia and Bahrain. His teammate Nico Rosberg took second place — the third time in four races this season the pair have finished one-two.
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Abdullah leads in Afghan election but short of majority

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KABUL (Reuters) - Former foreign minister Abdullah Abdullah leads the race to become Afghanistan's next president, according to the latest official tally of votes released on Sunday, but is short of an outright majority.

Church of England still invested in payday lender

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LONDON (Reuters) - The Archbishop of Canterbury said the Church of England still held an indirect investment in short-term loan company Wonga, even though he branded its activities "morally wrong" nine months ago.

Prince George steals the show

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Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visited the zoo in Sydney, Australia. CNN's Max Foster reports.


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

published Thu, Apr 10 2014 18:42 GMT
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

South Korea ferry transcript shows deadly decision making

The crew of the vessel that sank was crippled by confusion and indecision when accident happened; death toll at 58, with 240 missing still

Flight 370: Government, families start talking compensation

227 passengers and 12 crew went missing on March 8; unmanned sub continues search, but surface search for debris could end shortly

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Deadly Easter shootout shatters truce in Ukraine

Russia blames clash in eastern Ukraine on far right Ukrainian nationalists; Kiev blames it on Russian special forces; international diplomacy on brink of failure

Senators: We Should Not Wait to Help Ukraine

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Senators: We Should Not Wait to Help Ukraine
Following Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk exclusive interview with NBC News' David Gregory on Meet The Press Sunday, U.S. senators said America should not wait ... more

The Weekly Oil & Gas Follies

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The Weekly Oil & Gas Follies
The Weekly Oil and Gas Follies – Volume 42, April 21, 2014

Families of Iran prisoners stage protest outside parliament

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DUBAI (Reuters) - Families of Iranian prisoners charged with political offences demonstrated outside parliament in Tehran on Sunday to protest at what they said was ... more

Bankrupt British loans official resigns, embarrassing PM Cameron

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LONDON (Reuters) - The head of a British government agency that hands out billions of pounds of loans to local authorities has resigned after failing ... more

Woman Wanted For Wicker Park Bank Robbery

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Woman Wanted For Wicker Park Bank Robbery
Authorities are searching for a woman who robbed a bank Friday afternoon in the Wicker Park neighborhood on the North Side.

Boy, 16, Seriously Wounded In South Shore Shooting

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Boy, 16, Seriously Wounded In South Shore Shooting
A 16-year-old boy was shot in the South Shore neighborhood Saturday night.

The Winner In The War Between Xbox One, PS4 And Wii U Is... Everyone

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The Winner In The War Between Xbox One, PS4 And Wii U Is... Everyone
Sony on Thursday announced it has cumulatively sold more than 7 million units of its Playstation 4 console. Meanwhile, Microsoft has reported no real sales ... more

The best writing of the week, April 20

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The best writing of the week, April 20
Why not take a break from the fire hose of Twitter and RSS and check out our weekly roundup of essential writing from around the ... more

International Space Station takes special Easter cargo from SpaceX ship

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International Space Station takes special Easter cargo from SpaceX ship
SpaceX delivery capsule containing food and spacewalking gear was captured by ISS's robot arm 260 miles above Egypt Continue reading...

SpaceX Dragon Successfully Docked With The Space Station

published about 2 hours ago
SpaceX Dragon Successfully Docked With The Space Station
SpaceX's Dragon spacecraft has successfully docked with the International Space Station.

Inhabitat's Week in Green: flexible circuit boards, BMW i3 and the world's first urban algae canopy

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Inhabitat's Week in Green: flexible circuit boards, BMW i3 and the world's first urban algae canopy
Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green.

Everton v Manchester United live! | Simon Burnton

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Everton v Manchester United  live! | Simon Burnton
All the action from the 4.10pm kick-off as it happensEmail your thoughts to simon.burnton@theguardian.comOr in 140 characters or fewer, @Simon_BurntonRead Daniel Taylor on David Moyes' ... more

Ferrari's Alonso: 'We're Still in the Fight'

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Ferrari's Alonso gets team's first podium finish of F1 season, says 'we're still in the fight'

Michelle Wie wins her first LPGA Tour title since 2010

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Michelle Wie wins her first LPGA Tour title since 2010
American takes Lotte Championship by two shots Victory was 24-year-old's third top-10 finish this yearMichelle Wie claimed her third LPGA Tour title and her first ... more

Chinese Grand Prix comes to abrupt end after flag waved one lap too early

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Chinese Grand Prix comes to abrupt end after flag waved one lap too early
Winner Lewis Hamilton saw checkered flag after 55 laps 'I was thinking, "Am I seeing things?"'The Chinese Grand Prix came to an unexpectedly abrupt end ... more

Bernard Hopkins writes a new chapter with win over Beibut Shumenov

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Bernard Hopkins writes a new chapter with win over Beibut Shumenov
49-year-old takes WBA light-heavyweight title Shawn Porter lines up welterweight showdown with Kell BrookBernard Hopkins once again made history by becoming the oldest boxer to ... more

Zooey Deschanel enters new territory

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Zooey Deschanel enters new territory
Zooey Deschanel says her fashion collaboration with Tommy Hilfger is part 1960s mod and part nauticalShe's the star of television's "New Girl" series, She & ... more

Vault-Like Services Could Be Next Fantasy Sports Success Stories

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Vault-Like Services Could Be Next Fantasy Sports Success Stories
The mutli-billion dollar fantasy sports industry continues to grow, which may lead to the expansion of escrow-related services to hold and deliver fees and winnings.

Gift ideas for Mother's Day

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Gift ideas for Mother's Day
Before Mother's Day sneaks up on May 11, put some extra TLC into preparations to spoil that leading lady known as Mom with a gift ... more

New Medicare Data Reveal Startling $496 Million Wasted On Chiropractors

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New Medicare Data Reveal Startling $496 Million Wasted On Chiropractors
Newly released Medicare data reveal that the U.S. wastes almost half a billion dollars per year on chiropractic adjustments. Chiropractic is based on pseudoscience, and ... more

A look at the best department store perfumes

published about 4 hours ago
A look at the best department store perfumes
Most of us have a vague awareness that Mother's Day is coming up (Sunday, May 11). But will we shop in a timely fashion—or will ... more

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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Families of Iran prisoners stage protest outside parliament

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DUBAI (Reuters) - Families of Iranian prisoners charged with political offences demonstrated outside parliament in Tehran on Sunday to protest at what they said was ... more

Bankrupt British loans official resigns, embarrassing PM Cameron

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LONDON (Reuters) - The head of a British government agency that hands out billions of pounds of loans to local authorities has resigned after failing ... more

Woman Wanted For Wicker Park Bank Robbery

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Woman Wanted For Wicker Park Bank Robbery
Authorities are searching for a woman who robbed a bank Friday afternoon in the Wicker Park neighborhood on the North Side.

Boy, 16, Seriously Wounded In South Shore Shooting

published less than 1 hour ago
Boy, 16, Seriously Wounded In South Shore Shooting
A 16-year-old boy was shot in the South Shore neighborhood Saturday night.

Male And Female Found Shot And Killed In Garfield Ridge

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Male And Female Found Shot And Killed In Garfield Ridge
A male and female were found shot and killed Sunday morning inside a residence in the Garfield Ridge neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

Sign-up figures trigger new round of health law political spin

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President Barack Obama uses the new enrollment numbers to urge Democrats to be proud of the health law and call on Republicans to back off ... more

Survey finds counterfeit and defective emergency contraceptives in Peru

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A survey of emergency contraceptive pills in Peru found that 28 percent of the batches studied were either of substandard quality or falsified. Many pills ... more

Harvard neuroscientists present new view of myelin

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Harvard neuroscientists have made a discovery that turns 160 years of neuroanatomy on its head.

New report reveals current state of worldwide advanced wound care market

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The Global Market for Advanced Wound Care Products 2014 report provides you with the knowledge to understand the current state of the advanced wound care ... more

Pfizer mulls $100 billion bid for AstraZeneca: report

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Pfizer mulls $100 billion bid for AstraZeneca: report
U.S. pharmaceutical giant Pfizer has approached British rival AstraZeneca to propose a 60 billion pound ($101 billion) takeover, the Sunday Times reported on Sunday. The ... more