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Israel Halts Talks With Palestinians

Wall Street Journal - Found 3 hours ago
TEL AVIV—Israel says it has suspended peace talks with the Palestinians in retaliation for the plan by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to bring together Palestinian political factions in a national unity government, in defiance of Israeli warnings and U.S. advice. A day after the two dominant ...
Israel halts talks with Palestinians, ending more than a year of U.S. efforts - Washington Post
Israeli PM: Palestinians step back from peace - FOXNews.com
Netanyahu: Abbas must end Hamas pact - BBC
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Report: Teen stowaway was having school troubles, father says

CNN - Found 5 hours ago
(CNN) -- The 15-year-old who sneaked onto a flight from California to Hawaii has been facing difficult times at school, a man identified as his father said in a published report. The boy, originally from Somalia, "did not receive education when he was in Africa," the man told the Voice of America's ...
Teen stowaway prompts congressman to seek airport security perimeter review - Washington Post
Reports: Miracle stowaway sought mom in Africa - USA Today
Questions about airport security - CNN
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Video: Lavrov reacts to promise of further sanctions

NBCNews.com - Found 3 hours ago
... msnbc   |   April 24, 2014 Richard Lui speaks with NBC's Jim Maceda about the latest in Ukraine, including Russian diplomat Sergei Lavrov’s promise of retaliation. Share This
Inside Politics Speed Read: Sushi and robots, not sanctions and trade agreements - CNN
Putin Warns Ukraine of 'Consequences,' Orders Military Drills - ABC News
Video: Obama: New sanctions against Russia 'teed up' - NBCNews.com
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Report: Teen stowaway was having school troubles, father says

CNN - Found 5 hours ago
(CNN) -- The 15-year-old who sneaked onto a flight from California to Hawaii has been facing difficult times at school, a man identified as his father said in a published report. The boy, originally from Somalia, "did not receive education when he was in Africa," the man told the Voice of America's ...
Teen stowaway prompts congressman to seek airport security perimeter review - Washington Post
Reports: Miracle stowaway sought mom in Africa - USA Today
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The Lede: Video of Rancher Cliven Bundy’s Remarks on Race

New York Times - Found 1 hour ago
The rancher Cliven Bundy’s remarks on race, slavery and abortion at a news conference on Saturday were captured on video.
Rancher Explains: Slavery Comment Just 'Wondering' - NBCNews.com
The Nevada Ranch Rebellion Takes a Racist Turn - Time
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New York Police Department’s #myNYPD Twitter Callout Fails Miserably

Time - Found Apr. 23, 2014
Even cops have to be careful what they wish for. The New York Police department asked Twitter users to share pictures of themselves posing with police officers using the hashtag #myNYPD — only to have their feed flooded by pictures showing police roughing up protesters. Pictures of happy citizens ...
NYC police head: We won't quit social media - FOXNews.com
Fail: NYPD Photo Contest on Twitter Triggers Huge Backlash - NBCNews.com
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Israel Halts Talks With Palestinians

Wall Street Journal - Found 3 hours ago
TEL AVIV—Israel says it has suspended peace talks with the Palestinians in retaliation for the plan by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to bring together Palestinian political factions in a national unity government, in defiance of Israeli warnings and U.S. advice. A day after the two dominant ...
Israel halts talks with Palestinians, ending more than a year of U.S. efforts - Washington Post
Israeli PM: Palestinians step back from peace - FOXNews.com
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Report on missing Flight 370 to be released next week

USA Today - Found 2 hours ago
Debris that washed ashore on the southern coast of western Australia was not from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, Australian authorities said Thursday. The determination from the Joint Agency Coordination Center was another setback in the search for the Beijing-bound Boeing 777 that ...
I can't declare plane lost, says Malaysian PM - CNN
Calls incident 'a bizarre scenario' - CNN
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Meet the 'millionaire with no face'

CNN - Found 1 hour ago
(CNN) -- He's known as "the millionaire with no face." And South Korean officials apparently have questions for him. Yoo Byung-un -- businessman, self-styled artist, ex-con and religious figure -- is also believed to be the man behind the company that owns the ill-fated South Korean ferry Sewol, ...
Families curse police over ferry search - CNN
Sewol: Did renovations cause ferry capsize? - CNN
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How Japan’s prime minister is shaking things up

CNN - Found 3 hours ago
By Mick Krever, CNN Japan’s waters are full of riptides, but the country’s prime minister isn’t opposed to taking a dip. U.S. President Barack Obama met with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Thursday, the first stop on his high-stakes tour to four key American allies in Asia. Notably absent ...
Video: Todd: Obama definitive on supporting Japan - NBCNews.com
Video: Obama's Asia tour focuses on regional security - NBCNews.com
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Video: Lavrov reacts to promise of further sanctions

NBCNews.com - Found 3 hours ago
... msnbc   |   April 24, 2014 Richard Lui speaks with NBC's Jim Maceda about the latest in Ukraine, including Russian diplomat Sergei Lavrov’s promise of retaliation. Share This
Inside Politics Speed Read: Sushi and robots, not sanctions and trade agreements - CNN
Putin Warns Ukraine of 'Consequences,' Orders Military Drills - ABC News
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A minority against affirmative action

CNN - Found 1 hour ago
Editor's note: Ruben Navarrette is a CNN contributor and a nationally syndicated columnist with the Washington Post Writers Group. Follow him on Twitter: @rubennavarrette. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author. (CNN) -- When it comes to thinking about affirmative ...
How to ensure diversity on campus? #tellusatoday - USA Today
Sotomayor’s race-based view doesn’t carry the day - Washington Post
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Jimmy Kimmel Mocks Anchors Who Butcher Lupita Nyong'o's Name—Watch Now!

EOnline.com - Found 34 minutes ago
[embedded content] On one hand, Lupita Nyong'o isn't the easiest name to pronounce. On the flip side, the woman has already won an Oscar and has consistently been the most-buzzed about star at every Hollywood event she attends. So when you're a reporter in the entertainment industry, there's really ...
Beyoncé and Lupita Nyong’o are on the Covers of TIME and People and It Is a Big Deal - Time
Nee-yango? En-yongo? Kimmel teases anchors who can't say Lupita's last name - NBCNews.com
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Kate Middleton Wraps Up Royal Tour in One of Her Loveliest Looks Yet!

TMZ - Found 4 hours ago
Kate Middleton and Prince William step out on their last night of the royal tour at a reception hosted by the Governor General Peter Cosgrove and her excellency Lady Cosgrove held at Government House on Thursday (April 24) in Canberra, Australia. “Reluctantly, Catherine, George and I leave ...
Kate Middleton Sports Her Hair in an Updo Twice in 19-Day Tour, Only Wears One Australian Designer - EOnline.com
William & Kate's Visit Hailed as Historic on Last Night in Australia - People
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Summer 2014 movie preview: A monster May

USA Today - Found 25 minutes ago
April showers bring May flowers? Nope, not this year. This May, at least at your movie theater, unleashes the return of a classic movie monster, a slew of X-Men, an old Disney villainess, some diabolical Spider-Man bad guys and something from Jon Favreau to whet your appetite. Stars: Andrew ...
'The Amazing Spider-Man 2': Watch Spidey meet the man who will be Electro - Entertainment Weekly Online
The Many Sins of 'Spider-Man' and 'Spider-Man 2' Revealed (Video) - Hollywood Reporter
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Newborn Gorillas Make Debut at Bronx Zoo

NBCNews.com - Found 1 hour ago
Two gorillas born at Wildlife Conservation’s Bronx Zoo make their adorable debut.
Hamster-sized deer born in Spain - BBC
Dublin Zoo seeks elephants sponsor as it awaits birth of three calves - Irish Times
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New York Magazine

Netflix gets specific about its battle with Comcast and opposition to the TWC merger

Engadget - Found 42 minutes ago
In the months since announcing a "mutually beneficial" interconnection agreement , Netflix and Comcast have seen eye to eye on very little. Throw in Comcast's attempt to swallow up Time Warner Cable and grow even larger , and you have a battleground for the two to air their disagreements. Netflix ...
Net Neutrality: What's New in the FCC's Latest Proposal - NBCNews.com
US to propose 'fast lane' net rules - BBC
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Facebook Invests in the Future of Wearables With Fitness App Acquisition

Wired News - Found 4 hours ago
Facebook wants to track your workouts. On Thursday, the social networking giant announced that it had acquired ProtoGeo Oy, a Helsinki-based outfit that offers a fitness-tracking smartphone app called Moves. The startup joins a fleet of other recent Facebook purchases that are helping Mark ...
Facebook Rolls Out a New Plan To Crush Twitter - Time
iOS Ads Remover - ZDNet
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Michael Phelps qualifies 1st in 100 fly

FOXNews.com - Found 1 hour ago
Mesa, AZ - What rust? – Michael Phelps came out of retirement to swim the fastest qualifying time in his first race since the 2012 London Olympics. Phelps finished the 100-meter butterfly in 52.84 seconds to win his heat at the Arena Grand Prix on Thursday. The world record holder in distance, ...
Michael Phelps' comeback bid will not tarnish what he has already accomplished - ESPN.com
Video: Michael Phelps: ‘I missed being back in the water’ - NBCNews.com
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Chelsea's Ramires slapped with four-match ban for violent conduct

FOXSports.com - Found 4 hours ago
Chelsea midfielder Ramires will miss the Blues' title run-in after accepting a four-match ban for violent conduct. The Brazilian had until Thursday evening to respond to a Football Association charge for striking Sunderland's Sebastian Larsson in an off-the-ball incident on Saturday and chose not to ...
FA charge Jose Mourinho following comments after loss to Sunderland - FOXSports.com
Chelsea's Ramires hit with four-game ban - Yahoo! News
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Yankees' Pineda Banned 10 Games for Using Pine Tar

New York Times - Found 43 minutes ago
New York Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda has been suspended 10 games by Major League Baseball on Thursday for having a foreign substance on his body during Wednesday's game against the Boston Red Sox.
Yankees' Pineda Suspended 10 Games for 'Foreign Substance' - NBCNews.com
Scientist on impact of using pine tar - SI.com
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Measles on Upswing Despite Vaccines' Effectiveness: CDC

Health Day - Found 19 minutes ago
Vaccination has saved thousands of lives, report says, but outbreaks occurring as some people opt out HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, April 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Vaccinations have prevented an estimated 732,000 deaths, 21 million hospitalizations and 322 million illnesses among U.S. children ...
CDC: Measles cases at highest level in nearly 20 years - CNN
CDC says measles outbreak infecting people in 13 states is the largest since 1996 - Washington Post
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E-cigarette rules proposed

CNN - Found 1 hour ago
(CNN) -- The Food and Drug Administration is making another attempt at regulating electronic cigarettes and other tobacco products. On Thursday, the agency proposed rules that call for strict regulation of electronic cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, nicotine gels, water pipe tobacco and hookahs. ...
FDA proposes crackdown on e-cigarettes - CNN
US seeks e-cigarette restrictions - BBC
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Regulating legal marijuana could be guided by lessons from alcohol and tobacco, study says

Medical News Today - Found 6 hours ago
Ratings require JavaScript to be enabled. As U.S. policymakers consider ways to ease prohibitions on marijuana, the public health approaches used to regulate alcohol and tobacco over the past century may provide valuable lessons, according to new RAND Corporation research. Recent ballot initiatives ...
Safety concerns over legal marijuana edibles- Study: Pot use may lead to heart complications, death - FOXNews.com
Marijuana use linked to cardiovascular complications and death - Medical News Today
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Valeant Eyes Allergan

Yahoo! Finance - Found 1 hour ago
Shares of Allergan, Inc. ( AGN ) gained 15.2% after Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. ( VRX ) and Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P made a formal proposal to acquire the former. Valeant proposed that each Allergan share would be exchanged for $48.30 in cash and 0.83 shares of Valeant ...
Valeant And Pershing Square Investor Meeting Webcast Replay And Presentations Now Available - Morningstar.com
Levine on Wall Street: Allergan Allegations - Bloomberg
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Starbucks Raises Profit Forecast as New Items Boost U.S. Sales

BusinessWeek - Found 1 hour ago
Starbucks Corp. Profit in the fiscal year through September will be as much as $2.68 a share, Seattle-based Starbucks said today in a statement. That’s higher than its previous forecast of as much as $2.67 a share and tops the $2.66 average projection of 29 analysts compiled by Bloomberg. Chief ...
Starbucks Earnings – Growing Stores AND Operating Margin - Yahoo! Finance
Starbucks Raises Profit Forecast as U.S. Sales Gain - Bloomberg
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Coke's equity plan: Did shareholders say yes, or no?

CNN Money - Found 1 hour ago
Under the plan, Coke's managers are to be paid generously with company shares if they achieve specific performance goals. Critics have said the plan would dilute the holdings of current shareholders too much, but it still passed at Coke's annual meeting. Warren Buffett's insurance conglomerate ...
Buffett: Boards don't say no on CEO pay - CNN Money
Buffett criticizes controversial Coke equity plan - Yahoo! Finance
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