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Let the (real) games begin: It's NBA playoff time

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MIAMI (AP) — Finally, the NBA playoffs are set.

William and Kate meet brushfire survivors in Australia

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Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Blue Mountains as part of three-week tour of Australia and New Zealand

Flight Instructor Fired for 'Shaming Canadians'

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Instructor criticized for his attire during TV appearances on CNN.


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
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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

Putin insists no Russian troops in eastern Ukraine

Russian leader admits troops were sent to Crimea, but insists none elsewhere as tension mounts and violence flares up

Deadly delay in evacuation order on S. Korea ferry

Crew member says captain's 1st message to 475 people on ship was to stay put, and by time evacuation order came, it was too late ... more

US offers Ukraine non-lethal military aid but urges Kiev to act responsibly

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US offers Ukraine non-lethal military aid but urges Kiev to act responsibly
Offer comes after low morale among country's soldiers became evident in confrontations with pro-Moscow separatists Follow the latest developments on our live blog Continue reading...

Boko Haram will keep killing, and Nigeria's leaders are powerless

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Boko Haram will keep killing, and Nigeria's leaders are powerless
Islamic militants killed at least 71 people in a bus station bombing and kidnapped 100 school girls this week. Despite his bold words, President Goodluck ... more

GMLRS alternative warhead completes production qualification tests

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Richard TomkinsDALLAS, April 17 (UPI) -- Lockheed Martin says warhead variant that meets cluster munition guidelines passes final production qualification tests.

ECB hardliner Weidmann comes in from the cold as deflation threatens

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ECB hardliner Weidmann comes in from the cold as deflation threatens
By Paul Carrel FRANKFURT (Reuters) - As recently as last November, Jens Weidmann steadfastly opposed any move by the European Central Bank to print money ... more

PepsiCo Jumps on Snack Sales, Cost Cuts

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PepsiCo reported a stronger-than-expected first-quarter profit as the company slashed costs and sold more snacks around the world.

PepsiCo 1Q jumps on snack sales, cost cuts

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PepsiCo 1Q jumps on snack sales, cost cuts
NEW YORK (AP) — PepsiCo reported a stronger-than-expected first-quarter profit as the company slashed costs and sold more snacks around the world.

UnitedHealth says first-quarter profit fell on reform costs

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UnitedHealth says first-quarter profit fell on reform costs
(Reuters) - UnitedHealth Group Inc , the largest U.S. health insurer, said on Thursday that first-quarter profit fell on costs and taxes related to the ... more

Heavy winter storms weigh on DuPont during 1Q

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Heavy winter storms weigh on DuPont during 1Q
DOVER, Del. (AP) — DuPont's agricultural sales suffered and its operating costs rose during extensive winter storms that dragged on first-quarter earnings, although volumes increased ... more

Mars Puts on Dazzling Show for Amateur Astronomers (Photos)

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Mars Puts on Dazzling Show for Amateur Astronomers (Photos)
A cosmic alignment between Earth and Mars is giving stargazers eye-popping views of the Red Planet.

NASA Wants Ideas to Recycle Precious Oxygen on Deep-Space Voyages

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NASA Wants Ideas to Recycle Precious Oxygen on Deep-Space Voyages
When humans leave Earth to explore planets like Mars and other hostile environments in outer space, they'll need to supply their own breathable oxygen. But ... more

How to create a successful science blog

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How to create a successful science blog
Setting up your own science blog is a great way to publicise a field that is close to your heart, hone your writing skills and ... more

Multiple sclerosis and "miracle cures": sometimes it's the hope that'll kill you

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Multiple sclerosis and "miracle cures": sometimes it's the hope that'll kill you
Multiple Sclerosis is an unpredictable and often devastating illness, so it's hardly surprising if sufferers will jump at the chance of a possible but untested ... more

Crucial military satellite systems are vulnerable to hacking, experts say

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Crucial military satellite systems are vulnerable to hacking, experts say
Researchers have warned that military operations and flight-safety communications are being endangered by software weaknesses Continue reading...

Fernando Alonso asks F1 critics to give Ferrari's Marco Mattiacci time

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Fernando Alonso asks F1 critics to give Ferrari's Marco Mattiacci time
New team principal lacks Formula One experience 'We're obviously hoping he will be successful,' says AlonsoFernando Alonso has urged critics to give Ferrari's new team ... more

Liverpool fans need to stay calm for title run-in, says Luis Suárez

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Liverpool fans need to stay calm for title run-in, says Luis Suárez
'I've told them to stay calm and not to worry. We'll try our best' 'If I don't watch TV or listen to the radio it's ... more

Romain Grosjean reveals Lotus had struggled to pay him until now

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Romain Grosjean reveals Lotus had struggled to pay him until now
Frenchman kept quite when Kimi Raikkonen aired grievances 'Everything has been sorted and is good,' Grosjean saysRomain Grosjean has confirmed he has finally been paid ... more

Rugby's European unity will be challenged by French love of diversity | Paul Rees

published about 2 hours ago
Rugby's European unity will be challenged by French love of diversity | Paul Rees
The agreement at club level for the European Champions Cup includes an albeit convoluted route to the top table for emerging countries, and the FFR ... more

Breaking the Law: take technology out of the hands of cricketers

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Breaking the Law: take technology out of the hands of cricketers
The DRS was introduced to remove the 'howler' but it remains a clutch of 'TV gimmicks' of 'spurious accuracy' and should be taken out of ... more

School exam timetables should avoid clashes with Ramadan, teachers say

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School exam timetables should avoid clashes with Ramadan, teachers say
Teachers fear that Muslim students' grades will suffer if they have to sit GCSE and A-level exams while they are fasting Continue reading...

The Antarctic tour guide: my career in languages

published about 3 hours ago
The Antarctic tour guide: my career in languages
Multilinguist Nikki Rickett leads groups around Antarctica, a job she wouldn't be able to do without her background in languages Continue reading...

X-Men Director Bryan Singer Accused of Teen Sex Abuse

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X-Men Director Bryan Singer Accused of Teen Sex Abuse
Court papers filed Wednesday allege the Hollywood icon sexually abused a teenage boy in 1998 and 1999. The plaintiff claims to have been coerced into ... more

Is UK humanities research reaching the widest possible audience?

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Is UK humanities research reaching the widest possible audience?
Report points to 'serious dangers for the international standing of UK research' in humanities and social sciences Continue reading...

Muslim students divided on sharia-compliant loans

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Muslim students divided on sharia-compliant loans
The government is consulting on student loans that will not involve paying interest but some young Muslims don't see the point Continue reading...

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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Cannes 2014 competition presents Mike Leigh v Ken Loach showdown

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Cannes 2014 competition presents Mike Leigh v Ken Loach showdown
British directors will go head-to-head at 67th Cannes film festival, which will also welcome new work from Jean-Luc Godard and the directorial debut of Ryan ... more

Jones, Godard, Cronenberg in competition at Cannes

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Jones, Godard, Cronenberg in competition at Cannes
PARIS (AP) — A Tommy Lee Jones western and a David Cronenberg expose on Hollywood are among the 18 films vying for the top prize ... more

Hoge’s Bears Big Board: No. 15 Odell Beckham Jr.

published about 2 hours ago
Hoge’s Bears Big Board: No. 15 Odell Beckham Jr.
Adam Hoge breaks down one of his top 20 players that could be available for the Bears.

Ferreira: I'm no racist

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Ferreira: I'm no racist
Sky Ferreira has issued a statement denying accusations of racism.

Plotline set to bring 'new dimension' to relationship of 'Eastenders' rivals

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Plotline set to bring 'new dimension' to relationship of 'Eastenders' rivals
A truce is set to be declared in a bitter feud between two 'EastEnders' characters.

Millions of Americans misdiagnosed every year

A new study says about 12 million American adults each year will be misdiagnosed during outpatient medical care, and half of those cases could result ... more

GE industrial profits rise 12 percent, shares up

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GE industrial profits rise 12 percent, shares up
(Reuters) - General Electric Co posted a 12 percent rise in overall industrial profits on Thursday, as strength in its businesses selling gas turbines, jet ... more

A year after marathon bombs, Boston hospitals apply lessons learned

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A year after marathon bombs, Boston hospitals apply lessons learned
By Svea Herbst-Bayliss BOSTON (Reuters) - The homemade bombs that ripped through the crowd at the finish line of last year's Boston Marathon, killing three ... more

GMLRS alternative warhead completes production qualification tests

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Richard TomkinsDALLAS, April 17 (UPI) -- Lockheed Martin says warhead variant that meets cluster munition guidelines passes final production qualification tests.

Cut off from the world, Gazans consumed by poverty

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Cut off from the world, Gazans consumed by poverty
By Noah Browning and Nidal al-Mughrabi GAZA (Reuters) - Life has never seemed so grim for the Mustafas, a family of seven cramped into a ... more