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Music Executives Think Taylor Swift is Amazing and Hate Rap Music

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Music Executives Think Taylor Swift is Amazing and Hate Rap Music
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Ex-prep student at rape trial: I lied

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Ex-prep student at rape trial: I lied
A New Hampshire jury will resume deliberations Friday in the trial of Owen Labrie, a 19-year-old graduate of a prestigious prep school who's accused of raping a girl when she was 15.


Marco Rubio: U.S. strength key to maintaining peace with China

He delivers a speech on China policy Friday in South Carolina, just after financial markets were shaken by China's move to weaken its currency

Cheating website Ashley Madison had fake female profiles

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A massive data dump of subscribers to AshleyMadison.com, a website for people interested in having affairs, revealed many of the female profiles were fake

Hunters killing albino children for limbs

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Hunters in Tanzania have been targeting children to maim or kill them for their limbs, believing they possess supernatural power

Vietnam grants amnesty to more than 18,000 prisoners

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HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam has granted amnesty to more than 18,000 prisoners to mark the 70th anniversary of its independence from France.

Former Greek PM's party leads in opinion poll

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ATHENS (Reuters) - The first authoritative opinion poll published since Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras resigned last week showed his leftist Syriza party leading the ... more

Asian stocks end bumpy week a little higher

Asian stocks end bumpy week a little higher
Asian stocks are rising after an upbeat report on the US economy calmed investors’ nerves following days of stomach-churning turbulence sparked by a heavy sell-off ... more

One billion used Facebook in a single day last Monday

One billion used Facebook in a single day last Monday
One billion people have used Facebook in a single day for the first time in the site’s 11-year history.

Compensate PSBs for Jan-Dhan Yojana: RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan

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Rajan has taken on the government for thrusting the Jan Dhan Yojana on public sector banks and has called for compensating the PSU lenders.

Former Greek PM's party leads in opinion poll

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ATHENS (Reuters) - The first authoritative opinion poll published since Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras resigned last week showed his leftist Syriza party leading the ... more

Trade back on track, Gujarat suffers loss of Rs 25,000 crore

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After coming to a standstill following violence in Ahmedabad, industries and trade resumed normal operations on Thursday across state.

Microsoft's Upcoming Lumia 950 and 950 XL Windows 10 Flagship Smartphones Pictured In Latest Leaks

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Microsoft's Upcoming Lumia 950 and 950 XL Windows 10 Flagship Smartphones Pictured In Latest Leaks
With the successful launch of Windows 10 on the desktop out of the way, much of the attention focused on Microsoft has shifted to Windows ... more

NASA And The Politics Of A Manned Lunar Return

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NASA And The Politics Of A Manned Lunar Return
A manned mission to Mars almost dictates a manned lunar return. Trouble is, there's little political will for such missions.

Vine faces the music with new audio editing and discovery tools

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While Vine is known for visuals, the video-sharing app is increasing its focus on music with new features that help users create seamless audio loops ... more
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Gartner's Hype Cycle For 3-D Printing, 2015: Medical Products Driving Market Growth

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Gartner's Hype Cycle For 3-D Printing, 2015: Medical Products Driving Market Growth
 Medical products are leading some of the most significant new developments in 3-D printing technology. Gartner predicts that 3D-printed hip and knee replacements, as well ... more

Socceroos captain Mile Jedinak out of World Cup qualifiers

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Socceroos captain Mile Jedinak out of World Cup qualifiers
Crystal Palace midfielder joins Tomi Juric and Robbie Kruse on sidelineAustralia captain Mile Jedinak will miss the World Cup qualifiers against Bangladesh and Tajikistan after ... more

Texas, Mexico Get 2nd Chances in LLWS Title Games

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Texas and Mexico get 2nd chances in Little League World Series title games

Jim Buss is thinking only positive thoughts about the Lakers

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The Lakers start training camp in just over a month and there are still many unknowns.

Mets 9, Phillies 5: With Nine Unanswered Runs, Mets Finish Sweep

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Mets 9, Phillies 5: With Nine Unanswered Runs, Mets Finish Sweep
The Mets overcame a five-run first-inning deficit and a seven-inning cold slump to subdue the host Phillies in extra innings and complete a four-game sweep.

Mexico in International Title Game at Little League World Series

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The left-hander Daniel Zaragoza gave up only three hits and doubled home two runs, leading Mexicali Baja California, Mexico, to an 11-0 victory over Barquisimeto, ... more

Classic Hollywood: Remembering Ingrid Bergman

Subscribe to the newsletter This is Susan King, an entertainment journalist at the Los Angeles Times who is truly, madly, deeply in love with the Golden ... more

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India film student strike: In the Aug. 27 Section A, an article about a strike by students at India's premier film school misspelled the surname ... more

Los Angeles Launches "Vision Zero" Initiative To End Traffic Deaths

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Los Angeles begins Vision Zero, an ambitious effort to end traffic deaths by 2025.

Football: Thursday's scores

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Thursday, August 27th

Three Tensions In Healthcare: Guideline Fatigue, Patient Power, End Of Life Dollars

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If there was any sense at all the improved data access and better sharing would encourage consumers to select care from that particular hospital, I ... more

Truth's Latest Anti-Smoking Campaign Will Really Make Teens Stop and Listen

With more than 6 million followers on Vine, 22-year-old Christian DelGrosso is using his influence to promote an anti-smoking campaign

Michael Fassbender in first image for Assassin's Creed movie

The first image from the upcoming movie adaptation of the Assassin's Creed series has arrived, featuring Michael Fassbender

At Least One Person Injured in Shooting at Savannah State University: Reports

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The shooting happened at the Student Union on the Georgia campus on Thursday night

Former Greek PM's party leads in opinion poll

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ATHENS (Reuters) - The first authoritative opinion poll published since Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras resigned last week showed his leftist Syriza party leading the ... more

China jitters, globalization bode ill for Fed's inflation goal

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JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. (Reuters) - Wild swings in world financial markets this week have shown how events in China can potentially disrupt the Federal Reserve's ... more

Brain scans may help predict patients' response to antipsychotic drug treatment

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Investigators at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research have discovered that brain scans can be used to predict patients' response to antipsychotic drug treatment. The ... more

Brain cells in Parkinson's disease die prematurely, burning out like an overheating motor

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The death of brain cells in Parkinson's disease may be caused by a form of cellular energy crisis in neurons that require unusually high quantities ... more

History of oral contraceptive use influences survival in ovarian cancer patients

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A history of oral contraceptive use and having at least one child increased longevity by nearly three years in patients diagnosed with ovarian cancer, according ... more

Melatonin hormone can help prevent cardiovascular disease risk in children born through ART

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Studies are revealing that children born through assisted reproductive technologies (ART) have a higher risk of developing cardiovascular disease. The increased risk is due to ... more

SLU study finds that length of stay in ED makes no real difference in mortality of trauma patient

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The amount of time a trauma patient stays in the emergency department (ED) makes no real difference in the patient's mortality, researchers at Saint Louis ... more