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Man Who Killed Neighbor Over Tree-Trimming Feud Has No Regrets

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“I’m always hopeful, unless I see a pistol in your hand. Then I will shoot you in one second,� Michael Vilkin said.

You Will Barely Recognize This Abandoned Dog After His Much Needed Haircut

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You Will Barely Recognize This Abandoned Dog After His Much Needed Haircut
Ziggy the dog's road to recovery
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Aviation disasters put industry under a microscope

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Air Algerie crash latest in series of incidents in aftermath of disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

Yes, That Lay's Bag Has Fewer Chips

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A regular bag packs more chips than the flavored varieties.

Obama Weighing Refugee Status for Honduran Child Migrants

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Obama Weighing Refugee Status for Honduran Child Migrants
Administration believes it could be done by executive order
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Taiwan plane survivor crawled out, phoned her dad

10 survivors of deadly crash include woman who escaped through hole in the fuselage and sought help at nearby home

Photos of the Week

The best images from this week's news: July 19 - July 25, 2014

India's Bindra claims 10m air rifle gold

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Australian shooter Dane Sampson failed to make a mark on the 10m air rifle final at the Commonwealth Games, which was eventually won by Abhinav ... more

Sonny Bill tipped for Rio sevens

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As the New Zealand Sevens team eye a fifth Commonwealth gold, team member Pita Ahki expects Sonny Bill Williams to chase gold at Rio in ... more

Famous Hockeyroos goal-bomb Wales

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Australia's world famous Hockeyroos have goal-bombed Wales in a rout at the Glasgow Hockey Centre.

WWE’s Party Boy Adam Rose Talks Title Picture, Advice from Triple H

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WWE’s Party Boy Adam Rose Talks Title Picture, Advice from Triple H
The lollipop-licking party boy Adam Rose is cut from solid wrestling stock. And he's amassed quite a following in WWE.

5 Crazy Events From Major League Baseball You May Have Missed

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5 Crazy Events From Major League Baseball You May Have Missed
By Adam W. Bloom The second half of the MLB season is under way with a number of teams making moves to try and stamp ... more

Top 5 NFL Teams That Have The Best Chance At Winning This Year’s Super Bowl

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Top 5 NFL Teams That Have The Best Chance At Winning This Year’s Super Bowl
By Alex Darcey The 2014 NFL season has begun and with training camps full steam ahead, what better time to predict this year’s Super Bowl ... more

Preview: Cardinals-Cubs

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Preview: Cardinals-Cubs
Joe Kelly opposes Travis Wood this afternoon at Wrigley Field.

Watch: $126 Million: Amazon's Net Loss Last Quarter

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Stock slumps on report.

Colorado River groundwater in "shocking" decline

NASA satellite data suggests the effects of the drought in the Southwest are even worse than scientists thought

What can you learn from a sleep tracking device?

Personal sleep monitors put an additional emphasis on sleep and may help people get a better night's rest. Sumi Das reports from Redwood City, California.

Google has already hidden as many as 100,000 search results in Europe

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Google has already hidden as many as 100,000 search results in Europe
The "right to be forgotten" is already having a huge impact on Google's search results. Since the landmark May ruling, Google has removed "tens of ... more

Ride app Uber gets respite in German city of Hamburg

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Ride app Uber gets respite in German city of Hamburg
Uber, whose smartphone app summons rides at the touch of a button, won a new lease of life in the German city of Hamburg on ... more

Amazon Under Fire: What Happens When Sales Growth Isn't Enough?

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Amazon Under Fire: What Happens When Sales Growth Isn't Enough?
Amazon isn't worried about translating sales growth to profits, but investors and analysts have their concerns.

Teenager Amber Hill loses out in womens skeet shoot-off

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Teenager Amber Hill loses out in womens skeet shoot-off
16-year-old was in shoot-out with two other women She will go to World Championships later this yearTeenager Amber Hills bid for Games glory came to ... more

Lewis Hamilton practice perfect before F1s Hungary Grand Prix

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Lewis Hamilton practice perfect before F1s Hungary Grand Prix
Hamilton fastest in both practice sessions in Hungary Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg second quickestLewis Hamilton continued his long love affair with the Hungaroring by posting ... more

Rays, Jays and Yankees close on Orioles in thrilling AL East race

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Rays, Jays and Yankees close on Orioles in thrilling AL East race
Tampa's resurgence is almost as astonishing as the talent coming out of Cuba, while Tigers trade and Cruz tunes upThe American League East race was ... more

Hull KRs Chris Chester calls the shots for trip to London Broncos

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Hull KRs Chris Chester calls the shots for trip to London Broncos
Stand-in coach lays down the law after two losses Broncos land Josh Cordoba as they prepare for ChampionshipChris Chester, the Hull Kingston Rovers caretaker-coach, is ... more

Malaysian cyclist reprimanded over gloves with Save Gaza on them

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Malaysian cyclist reprimanded over gloves with Save Gaza on them
Azizulhasni Awang sorry for Commonwealth Games protest Sprint specialist will not be expelled from the competitionA Malaysian cyclist has been reprimanded by his team after ... more

Review: Dwayne Johnson's 'Hercules' Doesn't Deserve "No Press Screenings" Stigma

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Review: Dwayne Johnson's 'Hercules' Doesn't Deserve "No Press Screenings" Stigma
It is odd that we have two major studio releases debuting this weekend that are wholly different from how the marketing materials would represent them. ... more

Buffalo Bills Sale For $1.2 Billion Would Value Team Like Facebook

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Buffalo Bills Sale For $1.2 Billion Would Value Team Like Facebook
Vivek Ranadive, the brilliant owner of the Sacramento Kings, told me a few months ago that sports teams should be viewed as huge social networks. ... more

Stocks ease on earnings results

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Stocks ease on earnings results
The stock market sank in early trading Friday after Visa and Amazon posted weaker results than Wall Street expected. If the declines continue, the market ... more

Birmingham Students Housing Co-op on a solution to exploitative landlords

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Birmingham Students Housing Co-op on a solution to exploitative landlords
An interview with Helena Orridge, founding member of Birmingham Student Housing Co-operative on bringing student co-ops to the UK Continue reading...

Finding The Way To Wellville: Small Cities Compete To Get Healthier In Esther Dyson's Latest Venture

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Finding The Way To Wellville: Small Cities Compete To Get Healthier In Esther Dyson's Latest Venture
Esther Dyson and her team are looking for a few good towns—five, to be precise—that want to take part in a grand experiment. Dyson, a ... more

Jealousy Is Not Just A Human Emotion, Dogs Feel It Too

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Jealousy Is Not Just A Human Emotion, Dogs Feel It Too
April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online As pet owners, we tend to believe our pets have emotions such as love, loyalty and grief. ... more
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Stars at Comic-Con

Celebrities converge in San Diego for the annual convention celebrating all things TV, movies, comics and video games

Fox, Arnett share "TMNT" love with Comic-Con crowd

The human stars of "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" shared new scenes from the upcoming film and revealed which turtle is their favorite

"Fifty Shades" stars on filming those racy scenes

Dakota Johnson, who plays Anastasia Steele, says shooting those steamy encounters with co-star Jamie Dornan was "more of a task"

Shia Labeouf goes to court

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The actor is charged with disorderly conduct after an outburst at a Broadway show last month. Also, Kiss, Usher and Jennifer Lopez have signed on ... more

Miranda promises Christmas special

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Miranda promises Christmas special
Miranda Hart won't film another full series of 'Miranda' but has promised a Christmas special.

Health risk for shift workers

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People who work rotating shifts are at an increased risk of developing type two diabetes. Also, a common blood thinner used to prevent blood clots ... more

Lawn chemicals can stay in body for "years, even decades"

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Pesticides used to get rid of weeds and insects have doctors divided on their safety

Iraqi oil exports dip for June

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Iraqi oil exports dip for June
Daniel J. GraeberBAGHDAD, July 25 (UPI) -- Iraqi oil exports were down in June in part because of terrorist activities targeting a northern pipeline, the ... more

DARPA tackling Achilles' heels of GPS technology

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Richard TomkinsWASHINGTON, July 25 (UPI) -- The U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is exploring new technologies for use when GPS may not be available.

Allergan gets EU recommendation on new use of eye drug

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Allergan Inc, known best for its Botox wrinkle treatment, said on Friday that European Union regulators had recommended use of its eye drug Ozurdex be ... more