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Tony Stewart crashes in return to track

The NASCAR racer crashed twice in his first competition since an incident that resulted in the death of a fellow driver

A Timeline of Atlantic City's Revel Casino Hotel

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A look at the key moments in the history of Atlantic City's Revel Casino Hotel

Alibaba IPO Comes With Unusual Structure

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Alibaba IPO comes with unusual business structure that is price of admittance to China growth

Revel Starts Shutdown Monday After Just 2 Years

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$2.4B Revel Casino Hotel starts shutdown Monday after just over 2 years in Atlantic City


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Dozens of Turkish police detained over 'anti-government plot': media

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ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Dozens of Turkish police officers, including a former chief of a police financial unit, were detained on Monday in a fresh wave ... more

Australia to adopt tougher sanctions against Russia over Ukraine

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Australia to adopt tougher sanctions against Russia over Ukraine
Government to cease arms exports and deny state-owned banks new access to Australias capital market Continue reading...

China gives Microsoft 20 days to provide explanation in anti-trust probe

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BEIJING (Reuters) - A Chinese anti-trust regulator said on Monday it has given Microsoft Corp 20 days to reply to queries on the compatability of ... more

Abbott on Iraq: 'Doing nothing means leaving millions exposed to death'

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Abbott on Iraq: 'Doing nothing means leaving millions exposed to death'
Prime minister says Australia has no intention to commit combat troops on the ground but is not inclined to stand by Continue reading...

Israel shoots down drone, Fijians still missing on Golan Heights

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Israel said it had shot down an unmanned aircraft over the Golan Heights as uncertainty over the Syrian-Israeli frontier and the fate of 44 Fijian ... more

Grafton buys British builders merchant firm

Grafton buys British builders merchant firm
Grafton Group has announced that it has completed the acquisition of Direct Builders Merchants Ltd.

Retailers expect run on high-powered vacuums after EU ban

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Retailers expect run on high-powered vacuums after EU ban
Consumers are expected to snap up the last of the most powerful vacuum cleaners on the market as a new European law banning them comes ... more

Dozens of Turkish police detained over 'anti-government plot': media

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ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Dozens of Turkish police officers, including a former chief of a police financial unit, were detained on Monday in a fresh wave ... more

China gives Microsoft 20 days to provide explanation in anti-trust probe

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BEIJING (Reuters) - A Chinese anti-trust regulator said on Monday it has given Microsoft Corp 20 days to reply to queries on the compatability of ... more

China gives Microsoft 20 days to provide explanation in anti-trust probe

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China gives Microsoft 20 days to provide explanation in anti-trust probe
A Chinese anti-trust regulator said on Monday it has given Microsoft Corp 20 days to reply to queries on the compatability of its Windows operating ... more

Three Pathways Into the 1980s

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In the 1966-1967 period, NASA began serious planning for its post-Apollo future. Alas, Apollo was widely seen as a means of demonstrating U.S. technological might ... more
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Boot up: album sales crash, tablet forecasts down, Google blocks privacy app

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Boot up: album sales crash, tablet forecasts down, Google blocks privacy app
Plus MSN Messenger reaches the end, Microsoft mobile job cuts, how LG screwed up webOS, and more Continue reading...

Hundreds of nude celebrity photos leaked in reported iCloud hack

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Hundreds of nude celebrity photos leaked in reported iCloud hack
Hundreds of nude, semi-nude, and revealing pictures of female celebrities were leaked overnight after being stolen from their private collections. Hunger Games actor Jennifer Lawrence, Kirsten ... more

Japan says electronics OK during take-off and landing

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Japan says electronics OK during take-off and landing
Japan on Monday relaxed a ban on the use of electronic devices such as smartphones and tablets in flight, following similar moves by the United ... more

Transfer deadline day live!

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Transfer deadline day  live!
Transfer window latest before the deadline at 11pm BSTArsenal and Manchester City battle for £55m Radamel FalcaoInteractive: see how much Premier League clubs have spentEmail ... more

Tony Stewart returns to NASCAR racing with a tough outing at Atlanta

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Tony Stewart returns to NASCAR racing with a tough outing at Atlanta
Tony Stewart returned to NASCAR racing Sunday night for the first time since a car driven by Stewart struck and killed a fellow driver who ... more

Analysis: Counterintuitive Adjustment Helps Caroline Wozniacki Upset Maria Sharapova at U.S. Open

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After being overpowered by Sharapova in the second set, Wozniacki made the right moves to reach the quarterfinals.

Caroline Wozniacki outlasts Maria Sharapova in humid U.S. Open match

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Caroline Wozniacki outlasts Maria Sharapova in humid U.S. Open match
— It is turning out to be the relationship that gives engagements a bad name. First, golf star Rory McIlroy calls off the wedding with ... more

Tony Stewart returns to NASCAR racing with a tough outing at Atlanta

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Tony Stewart returns to NASCAR racing with a tough outing at Atlanta
Tony Stewart returned to NASCAR racing Sunday night for the first time since a car driven by Stewart struck and killed a fellow driver who ... more

Caroline Wozniacki outlasts Maria Sharapova in humid U.S. Open match

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Caroline Wozniacki outlasts Maria Sharapova in humid U.S. Open match
— It is turning out to be the relationship that gives engagements a bad name. First, golf star Rory McIlroy calls off the wedding with ... more

Galaxy beats Chivas USA, 3-0, in last 'SuperClasico'

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Galaxy beats Chivas USA, 3-0, in last 'SuperClasico'
For nearly a decade, the "SuperClasico" regular-season series between the Galaxy and Chivas USA had produced one of Major League Soccer's great rivalries. But with ... more

Baylor crushes Southern Methodist, 45-0, behind Bryce Petty

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Baylor crushes Southern Methodist, 45-0, behind Bryce Petty
Bryce Petty and No. 10 Baylor had a nice housewarming party at their new riverfront campus stadium Sunday night in Waco, Texas, even though the ... more

Russell Henley leads in Massachusetts, with Rory McIlroy in the hunt

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Russell Henley leads in Massachusetts, with Rory McIlroy in the hunt
Russell Henley made five birdies in a seven-hole stretch Sunday on his way to a six-under 65, giving him a one-shot lead in the Deutsche ... more

Fluorine Used In Toothpaste Formed In Dying Stars

published Fri, Aug 22 2014 23:55 GMT
Fluorine Used In Toothpaste Formed In Dying Stars
John Hopton for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online From ancient, dying stars to our toothbrushes, the chemical element fluorine which is used in toothpaste was ... more
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Blue Bloods star weds his favourite girl

Blue Bloods star weds his favourite girl
Donnie Wahlberg’s Favourite Girl Jenny McCarthy is now his wife – the couple have tied the knot in a ceremony outside Chicago.

Kelly reveals she had two miscarriages in a year

Kelly reveals she had two miscarriages in a year
Kelly Brook suffered a second miscarriage while dating Thom Evans.

Islamic State group becomes target of Arab satire

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Islamic State group becomes target of Arab satire
BAGHDAD (AP) — The bumbling young militant first drops the rocket launcher on the toes of his boss before taking aim and firing toward a ... more

Dozens of Turkish police detained over 'anti-government plot': media

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ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Dozens of Turkish police officers, including a former chief of a police financial unit, were detained on Monday in a fresh wave ... more

China gives Microsoft 20 days to provide explanation in anti-trust probe

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BEIJING (Reuters) - A Chinese anti-trust regulator said on Monday it has given Microsoft Corp 20 days to reply to queries on the compatability of ... more

Family, Screen Time Tied to Kids’ Success: Study

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Family, Screen Time Tied to Kids’ Success: Study
Here’s a back-to-school pop quiz for parents: How much do you think your child’s school grades or emotions are tied to whether you’re sitting down ... more

Japan confirms more dengue infections: officials

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Japan confirms more dengue infections: officials
An outbreak of dengue fever in Japan -- the first since World War II -- could have affected up to 20 people, media reported Monday, ... more

Dozens arrested at Made in America music festival in Los Angeles

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Dozens arrested at Made in America music festival in Los Angeles
(Reuters) - Seven people were arrested on Sunday at the Made in America music festival in downtown Los Angeles, following an opening day that left ... more

Judge Blocks Abortion Law in Louisiana

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A federal judge has temporarily blocked enforcement of Louisiana’s new abortion law that requires doctors who perform abortions to have admitting privileges to a hospital ... more

Cholesterol Drug Halves Heart Attack and Stroke in Early Test

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The results, though not conclusive, provide the first evidence that targeting a protein known as PCSK9 could reduce cardiovascular risks for millions of patients.