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U.S. would reassess aid if Hamas-PLO form government: official

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States would have to reconsider its assistance to the Palestinians if Islamist group Hamas and the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) form a government together, a senior U.S. administration official said on Thursday.

Tokyo Court Starts Mt. Gox Bankruptcy Proceedings

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Tokyo court starts bankruptcy proceedings for Mt. Gox bitcoin exchange, uncertainties remain

Tiny Pacific Nation Sues 9 Nuclear-Armed Powers

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Tiny Pacific nation sues world's 9 nuclear-armed powers, demanding disarmament action

China Demands Local Solutions for Grievances

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China wants citizens' complaints solved locally, bans direct petitioning of central government

Obama: New Russia sanctions are "teed up"

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But, in Japan on 4-nation Asia trip, president says there's still time for Putin to change course and try to defuse tensions in Ukraine


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

3 American doctors shot dead in Afghan hospital

2 other people wounded; officials say security guard opened fire on them in latest attack on foreign civilians in capital of Kabul this year

Pro-Russian Separatists Slain During 'Anti-Terrorism' Drive

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Pro-Russian Separatists Slain During 'Anti-Terrorism' Drive
Ukrainian troops continued their push Thursday to wrest back control of the east of the country from pro-Russian militias, clearing several towns and checkpoints manned ... more

Second case of potential child sex abuse emerges at prestigious international school

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A second case of potential child abuse has emerged at the prestigious Jakarta International School, further fuelling an already heated public debate about sex abuse ... more

Obama poised for new sanctions on Russia if no progress on Ukraine

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TOKYO/DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama said on Thursday he was poised to impose new sanctions on Moscow if it does not act ... more

1 year after factory collapse, Bangladeshis suffer

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1 year after factory collapse, Bangladeshis suffer
SAVAR, Bangladesh (AP) — One year after the Rana Plaza garment factory collapsed in a pile of concrete slabs and twisted metal, Bangladeshi seamstress Shefali ... more

IDA signs contracts for advanced technology buildings

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IDA signs contracts for advanced technology buildings
IDA Ireland has signed contracts for two new advanced technology buildings in the Midlands and South East.

Gains for Asian markets

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Gains for Asian markets
HONG KONG: the Hang Seng index closed up 53.2 at 22562.8.

Obama poised for new sanctions on Russia if no progress on Ukraine

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TOKYO/DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama said on Thursday he was poised to impose new sanctions on Moscow if it does not act ... more

U.S. would reassess aid if Hamas-PLO form government: official

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States would have to reconsider its assistance to the Palestinians if Islamist group Hamas and the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) ... more

With mobile money push, Facebook fashions itself as a bank

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A new move in Ireland to issue electronic currency positions Facebook to become a major player in mobile payments and money transfers.

The Space Sorority

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The Space Sorority
The NOAA head, former NASA astronaut, and TIME 100 honoree is one of 57 women who have been to space. See some of the other ... more

Watch an Incredibly Complex Lego Machine Make Electronic Tunes

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A fantastically complex Lego machine that churns out mesmerizing electronic music.
WIRED   

Intimate Photos Reveal the Day-to-Day Lives of Stormtroopers

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Malaysian photographer Zahir Batin likes to photograph Stormtroopers (OK, Stormtrooper action figures) doing day-to-day activities, from speeder bike stunts to battle-droid bullying.
WIRED   

What Would Don Draper Make With a 3-D Printer?

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A series of ice sculptures that take the form of space shuttles, guitars, classical Japanese architecture, and Michelangelo's David.
WIRED   

New World Trade Center Can Put on an App-Controlled Light Show

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The spire atop One World Trade Center contains more than 1,700 LEDs and a rotating beacon visible from as far as Connecticut.
WIRED   

Talking Horses: today's best bets and all the latest racing news

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Talking Horses: today's best bets and all the latest racing news
Treve confirmed on course to clash with Cirrus Des Aigles at Longchamp on Sunday Continue reading...

Arjen Robben confident Bayern Munich can overcome Real Madrid

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Arjen Robben confident Bayern Munich can overcome Real Madrid
Dutch winger sees positives despite first leg defeat 'We controlled the game at the Bernabeu'Arjen Robben believes Bayern Munich have plenty of reason for optimism ... more

Pineda Says He'll Learn From Ejection for Pine Tar

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Yanks' Pineda vows not to do it again being ejected for using pine tar in 5-1 loss to Red Sox

LaMarcus Aldridge leads Blazers to 112-105 win over Rockets in Game 2

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LaMarcus Aldridge leads Blazers to 112-105 win over Rockets in Game 2
Another huge night from LaMarcus Aldridge led the Blazers to a 112-105 win over the Rockets.
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NRL: what to look for in round eight

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NRL: what to look  for in round eight
A dental franchise mob; an Anzac double header; rugby union's dastardly plot; and sad Sea Eagles fansLot to like. Dragons and Roosters on Anzac Day, ... more

London Live's Disastrous Ratings: 2,400 Watch Breakfast Show In City Of 9million

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Last month, I wrote for Forbes.com about the imminent arrival in London of a media first – a local TV channel devoted solely to the ... more

Hollywood Couple Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis Welcome Baby Otis

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Hollywood Couple Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis Welcome Baby Otis
The blockbuster actress-comedian duo who have been engaged since January 2013 announced the birth of their son together with a humorous tweet on Wednesday. "Otis ... more

Shouting in the corridors of power: how colleges can make their voices heard

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Shouting in the corridors of power: how colleges can make their voices heard
Colleges must be stronger in fighting government decisions, says policy advisor Ben Nicholls. Here he shares five ways to get the people in power to ... more

How can we use digital media in social work courses?

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How can we use digital media in social work courses?
Social media can be an invaluable tool for learning, but student participation cannot be taken for granted Continue reading...

Sustainability in schools: give young eco-warriors space to grow

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Sustainability in schools: give young eco-warriors space to grow
Allowing students to take the lead in developing eco-friendly projects in school and the local community engages them in green issues and teaches them soft ... more

Brighten The Moon? Swedish Skin Care Company Foreo Claims They Want To Make It Happen

published Thu, Apr 17 2014 09:21 GMT
Brighten The Moon? Swedish Skin Care Company Foreo Claims They Want To Make It Happen
Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Are you trying to unleash an evil scheme at night, but darkness is getting in the way? ... more
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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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Former 'EastEnders' actress 'drained' by dramatic plotlines

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Former 'EastEnders' actress 'drained' by dramatic plotlines
Jo Joyner's dramatic 'EastEnders' storylines drained her.

Obama poised for new sanctions on Russia if no progress on Ukraine

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TOKYO/DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama said on Thursday he was poised to impose new sanctions on Moscow if it does not act ... more

U.S. would reassess aid if Hamas-PLO form government: official

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States would have to reconsider its assistance to the Palestinians if Islamist group Hamas and the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) ... more

Three Americans killed in Kabul hospital attack: U.S. embassy

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KABUL (Reuters) - Three Americans were killed on Thursday when a security guard opened fire at an international hospital in the Afghan capital Kabul, the ... more

The Hurricane: the facts of Rubin Carter's life story are beaten to a pulp

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The Hurricane: the facts of Rubin Carter's life story are beaten to a pulp
Denzel Washington's compelling performance gives Norman Jewison's biopic punch despite its many inaccuraciesThe Hurricane (1999)Director: Norman JewisonEntertainment grade: BHistory grade: DRubin "Hurricane" Carter, who died ... more

Gold nanoparticles help target, quantify breast cancer gene segments in a living cell

Purdue University researchers have developed a way to detect and measure cancer levels in a living cell by using tiny gold particles with tails of ... more

Feds want to regulate cigars, hookah, pipe tobacco, more

FDA proposal would ban sales to minors and require health warning labels and approval for new products

FDA: Ban sales of e-cigarettes to minors

First batch of proposed federal regulations of booming industry could be followed by more; court challenge coming?

The best focused-writing apps for OS X

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The best focused-writing apps for OS X
If you use a Mac, you work with text. Your documents may be short (tweets and iMessages) or long (reports, stories, or even novels), but ... more
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Mississippi sets 20-week limit on abortions

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(Reuters) - Mississippi will ban abortions after more than 20 weeks of pregnancy from July, joining other conservative U.S. states that have placed restrictions on ... more