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6 questions about the crisis in Ukraine

CNN - Found 53 minutes ago
(CNN) -- It's been building for months. And now, according to some, Russia has launched a "full-scale invasion" of Ukraine. U.S. officials say Russian troops were directly involved in the latest fighting, alongside pro-Russian rebels. "Russia is responsible for the violence in eastern Ukraine. The ...
U.S. envoy: Russia has lied about Ukraine - CNN
Ukraine: "Full-scale invasion" by Russia is under way - CNN
NATO: Images show Russians - CNN
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FDA green light Ebola vaccine for human safety trial

CNN - Found 1 hour ago
The Ebola outbreak is getting worse. The death toll has now risen to more than 1,550 people. The World Health Organization warned Thursday that more than 20,000 Ebola cases before the outbreak ends. In the meantime, the Food and Drug Administration has given researchers the greenlight to start ...
Will One of These Vaccines Stop Ebola in Its Tracks? - NBCNews.com
Ebola Could Strike 20,000, World Health Agency Says - New York Times
Amid grave Ebola estimates, US to test vaccine - USA Today
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‘I just don’t think a kid has any business with a weapon like that’

Washington Post - Found 2 hours ago
By and Mark Berman , Brooke Levine knew her way around a BB gun by age 8. At 12, she was getting out of chores and earning extra allowance by out-shooting her father. For her high school yearbook last year, “Bull’s-eye Brookie” chose a photo of herself peering down the sight of a lime-green ...
Arizona Shooting Instructor Killed by Single Shot to Head - NBCNews.com
Uzi death at hands of 9-year-old reopens debate about children and guns - Washington Post
Too Young to Shoot? Why Uzis Are Legal for Kids - NBCNews.com
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‘I just don’t think a kid has any business with a weapon like that’

Washington Post - Found 2 hours ago
By and Mark Berman , Brooke Levine knew her way around a BB gun by age 8. At 12, she was getting out of chores and earning extra allowance by out-shooting her father. For her high school yearbook last year, “Bull’s-eye Brookie” chose a photo of herself peering down the sight of a lime-green ...
Arizona Shooting Instructor Killed by Single Shot to Head - NBCNews.com
Uzi death at hands of 9-year-old reopens debate about children and guns - Washington Post
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International Business Times

Lawsuit slams Ferguson police

CNN - Found 1 hour ago
(CNN) -- In a $40 million federal lawsuit, five people arrested recently in Ferguson, Missouri, accuse police of using "wanton and excessive force" and treating U.S. citizens "as if they were war combatants." A complaint filed Thursday alleges that police officers from Ferguson and St. Louis County ...
Audio matches time of Brown shooting - CNN
Ferguson violence could be a catalyst for change - USA Today
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Boston Globe

Storms on Both Coasts Kick Up Dangerous Surf, Epic Waves

NBCNews.com - Found 3 hours ago
While Tropical Storm Marie continues to send waves crashing on the West Coast, Hurricane Cristobal on the East Coast has claimed at least six lives.
Surf's Up: Storms on Each Coast Bring Dangerous Waves - NBCNews.com
Surf's Up: Storms on Each Coast Bring Dangerous Waves - NBCNews.com
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6 questions about the crisis in Ukraine

CNN - Found 54 minutes ago
(CNN) -- It's been building for months. And now, according to some, Russia has launched a "full-scale invasion" of Ukraine. U.S. officials say Russian troops were directly involved in the latest fighting, alongside pro-Russian rebels. "Russia is responsible for the violence in eastern Ukraine. The ...
U.S. envoy: Russia has lied about Ukraine - CNN
Ukraine: "Full-scale invasion" by Russia is under way - CNN
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IS militants 'behead Kurdish man'

BBC - Found 3 hours ago
The IS video uses a mosque in Mosul as a backdrop for the execution Islamic State (IS) has released a video appearing to show the beheading of a Kurdish man as a warning to forces fighting the group in northern Iraq. The video, entitled a Message in Blood, shows several men in orange jumpsuits said ...
Islamist Militants Kill Scores of Syrian Troops - Wall Street Journal
Islamic State beheads Kurdish pesh merga fighter in video - Washington Post
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Optimism Is Renewed In Search For Jetliner

New York Times - Found 5 hours ago
As Australia, China and Malaysia reached agreements Thursday on continuing the search for Flight 370, one official said a failed satellite phone call had provided new data.
Phone Call Offers New Clue in Search for Missing Plane - Time
VIDEO: MH370 search to begin in September - BBC
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Russia requires secure buffer: Opposing view

USA Today - Found 49 minutes ago
As an American who has been doing business with Russia since it emerged as a market-driven economy, I see the following: Russia has a very real national interest in maintaining a strong, protective sphere of political and economic influence along its vast borders. It is exactly like the USA, which ...
Obama on Russian Culpability in Ukraine - New York Times
UN AMBASSADOR SAMANTHA POWER – remarks at Security Council Session on Ukraine - FOXNews.com
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Why Kirsten Gillibrand Should Keep Her Harassers’ Names Secret

Time - Found 4 hours ago
She knows who they are, and they know she knows. America is half female, and a third obese. Checkmate. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) revealed in a new book excerpt Wednesday that some male colleagues had called her “porky,” “chubby” and “fat.” Naturally, a shocked and offended public ...
Senate Pigs Called Her ‘Porky’Olivia Nuzzi - Daily Beast
CNN's Dana Bash Reveals Male Senators Have Creepily Discussed Her Weight Too - Huffington Post
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Is Russia tied to JPMorgan hacking?

USA Today - Found 5 hours ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Federal investigators are trying to determine if state-sponsored Russian hackers were behind the coordinated cyber attacks that looted data from JPMorgan Chase and other banks this month. The attacks are believed to have originated in Russia or Eastern Europe, but it remains ...
JPMorgan working with FBI in cyber-attack probe - Yahoo! News
FBI investigates mass hacking of US banks [MaltaToday] - TMC Net
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Joan Rivers Hospitalized: Fellow Celebrities Tweet Support and Heartfelt Hopes That Pioneering Comedian Gets Well Soon

EOnline.com - Found 28 minutes ago
Timothy White/E!   Joan Rivers   is a legend, no two ways about it. And with that status comes a massive fan base that includes tons of her fellow celebrities—some who have worked or hobnobbed with the trailblazing entertainer, and others who may not know her but who love to laugh at her jokes ...
Joan Rivers Hospitalized: Daughter Melissa Rivers Says Iconic Comedian Is "Resting Comfortably," Surrounded by Family - EOnline.com
Joan Rivers 'Resting Comfortably' After Cardiac Arrest - ABC News
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Angelina Jolie & Brad Pitt's Wedding Guest List Had 22 People!

TMZ - Found 4 hours ago
More details are emerging about Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt‘s surprise wedding over the weekend and now we know how many people were in attendance – just 22! “The only guests were Brad‘s family from the states,” a source told E! News. “His mom and dad, Bill and Jane Pitt; his brother, ...
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's Wedding Only Had 22 People--Were They the Only Celebrities? - EOnline.com
Brad and Angelina: Their Evolving Views on Marriage, in Their Own Words - People
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Best ALS ice bucket challenge fails

USA Today - Found 4 hours ago
The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has brought great awareness to the disease, along with a great number of laughs! Video provided by Buzz60                
Chris O'Dowd Accepts Ice Bucket Challenge - and Reveals Wife's Pregnancy - People
Baby on the Way for Chris O’Dowd - People
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Luxury fashion takes on fitness technology

Sacramento Bee - Found 19 hours ago
Luxury fashion is making inroads in wearable tech as more designers try their hands at developing smart, stylish accessories and clothing aimed at tracking performance and health, or simply making connected lives easier to manage. “We actually think the fashion industry should be in the driver’s ...
The Polo Shirt gets an upgrade - AdNews
Ralph Lauren Takes a Swing at Fitness Tech - Tech News World
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Salt Lake Tribune

Apple sends out invites for "blockbuster" event

ITWire - Found 1 hour ago
Apple has finally let the cat out of the bag, inviting media to its Cupertino, California hometown for a "special event", where it's expected to unveil the next generation of iPhones and potentially an iWatch. The tech giant was its usual secretive self in wording the invitations, saying "Wish we ...
Engadget Daily: Apple’s September 9th iPhone event, LG’s G Watch R, and more! - Engadget
It’s Official: An Apple Event Is Happening Sept. 9 - Wired News
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Geek.com

Take a look at the newest smartwatches from Samsung, LG

Washington Post - Found 6 hours ago
Samsung and LG both released details about new smartwatches and wearables on Thursday, getting an early jump on the race to the holiday shopping season. Neither company announced when its wearables will hit the market -- or how much they will cost -- but both released pictures and some ...
Join CNET Wednesday for Galaxy Note 4 live blog - CNET.co.uk
Round smartwatches mean more work for developers - NetworkWorld
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Washington Post

Stewart set to return to racing at Atlanta

FOXNews.com - Found 1 hour ago
Charlotte, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - After missing the last three NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races, Tony Stewart is expected to return to competition this weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Stewart-Haas Racing made the announcement of Stewart's return on Thursday. A press conference involving Stewart ...
Tony Stewart to return to track this Sunday - ESPN.com
Tony Stewart decides on Atlanta - SI.com
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USC coach Sarkisian takes some blame in Shaw situation

FOXSports.com - Found 3 hours ago
LOS ANGELES -- Southern California coach Steve Sarkisian believes he shares blame with the athletic department for publicizing cornerback Josh Shaw's fictitious story about injuring his ankles while saving his nephew from drowning. Sarkisian also said Thursday that the suspended Shaw could ...
USC football player says he lied about injuring himself while rescuing nephew - NBCNews.com
USC's Josh Shaw could return - USA Today
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Canadian Football League not an option for Josh Gordon

Sporting News - Found 5 hours ago
Josh Gordon can't run a deep pass route into Canada and play. The Cleveland Browns' suspended star wide receiver wanted to play in the Canadian Football League during his indefinite suspension, but CFL rules prohibit him from doing so. STEELE: Gordon ban curses Cleveland once again Gordon, whose ...
CFL rules don't allow suspended Browns WR Josh Gordon to play in Canada - USA Today
The cost of Josh Gordon's suspension go beyond a season lost - USA Today
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FDA green light Ebola vaccine for human safety trial

CNN - Found 1 hour ago
The Ebola outbreak is getting worse. The death toll has now risen to more than 1,550 people. The World Health Organization warned Thursday that more than 20,000 Ebola cases before the outbreak ends. In the meantime, the Food and Drug Administration has given researchers the greenlight to start ...
Will One of These Vaccines Stop Ebola in Its Tracks? - NBCNews.com
Ebola Could Strike 20,000, World Health Agency Says - New York Times
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Yahoo! Finance

Potentially Deadly Amoeba Found in Louisiana Water

ABC News - Found 7 hours ago
A potentially deadly brain-eating amoeba has been discovered in a water system that serves more than 12,500 people in southeast Louisiana. No illnesses or deaths have been attributed to the amoeba. St. John the Baptist Parish began using chlorine Thursday to flush the water system on the east bank ...
Brain-eating amoeba found in Louisiana parish's water system - FOXNews.com
Water Warning: Brain-Eating Amoeba In Louisiana - NBCNews.com
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Why Synthetic Marijuana Is More Toxic Than Pot

Forbes.com - Found 4 hours ago
One of the original chemists who designed synthetic cannabis for research purposes, John W. Huffman, PhD once said that he couldn’t imagine why anyone would try it recreationally. Because of its deadly toxicity, he likened it to playing Russian roulette , and said that those who tried it must be ...
Why Synthetic Marijuana Is More Toxic To The Brain Than Pot - Forbes.com
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Ford builds first 2015 Mustangs

USA Today - Found 2 hours ago
FLAT ROCK, Mich. -- Ford began production of the all-new 2015 Mustang on Thursday at its assembly plant here. The first 2015 Mustang off the assembly line was a red GT coupe that has been sold to Texas dealer Sam Pack for $300,000. He is donating the money to JDRF, formerly known as the Juvenile ...
Production starts on 2015 Ford Mustang at Flat Rock plant [Detroit Free Press :: ] - BusinessWeek
Ford to See if World Likes New Mustang - Wall Street Journal
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Why Abercrombie & Fitch Is Getting Rid of Logos

NBCNews.com - Found 3 hours ago
Once the leader of the teen clothing world, Abercrombie & Fitch is dropping logos from its clothes amid declining sales.
Here’s Why Abercrombie & Fitch Is Ditching Its Logos - Time
Abercrombie to Remove Logos From Most Clothing - Wall Street Journal
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Time

Williams-Sonoma Plunges as Forecast Trails Estimates

Bloomberg - Found 2 hours ago
Williams-Sonoma Inc. (WSM) , the San Francisco-based seller of cookware and home furnishings, plunged the most in 31 months after its third-quarter forecast missed analysts’ estimates. Earnings will be 58 cents to 63 cents a share, the company said yesterday in a statement. Analysts had estimated ...
Video: Stock to watch: Williams-Sonoma - NBCNews.com
Williams-Sonoma Sinks On Weak Q3 Outlook - Yahoo! Finance
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