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Clashes in Eastern Ukraine Kill Up to 5 Separatists

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Clashes in Eastern Ukraine Kill Up to 5 Separatists
The clashes, the first since the Ukrainian president ordered the resumption of operations against the rebels, raise concerns of a Russian intervention.
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Parents of Infant Found Dead Held on Drug Charges

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Officials: Mississippi couple wanted on drug charges fled after finding infant daughter dead

Official: Israel Decides to Suspend Peace Talks in Response to Palestinian Unity Deal

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Official: Israel decides to suspend peace talks in response to Palestinian unity deal

Avril Lavigne Says New Video Not Racist

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Avril Lavigne is responding to the critics who called her recent music video, 'Hello Kitty,' racist towards Asians. 'The video is an homage to all the things she loves about Japan,' her rep told ABC News Radio. 'Food, fashion, fun!'

Chief says murder rate down despite violence

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More than 40 people were shot last weekend in Chicago, with nine deaths. But the police chief says the city's homicide rate is still trending downward.


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

Bloodied shirt, unwashed fork: John Paul II relics abound ahead of his canonization

Relics of beloved pope are gaining heightened significance - as well as a surge of veneration – before he is declared a saint

Bangladesh garment fire: one year later

Photo exhibition marks one-year anniversary of the tragic collapse of the Rana Plaza garment factory, where the death toll was more than 1,100

“Cuban Twitter” backlash: Costa Rica cries foul

Costa Rican gov’t wants to know why U.S. launched secret social network from its soil, citing possible “illegalities”

American woman’s murder appeal rejected in Hong Kong

Nancy Kissel convicted twice for murder of her wealthy banker husband in 2003, facing life in prison

Ukraine: Police clearing pro-Russia protesters in east

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Gov’t official says police “freed” city hall in Mariupol in “anti-terror” operation as Russia warns of “consequences”

Kirk Opposes Rauner Push For Term Limits

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Kirk Opposes Rauner Push For Term Limits
Kirk said if people want to fire their elected officials, they can vote them out of office.

Bulletproof Subways A Sign Of Violent Times?

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Bulletproof Subways A Sign Of Violent Times?
While out on an unrelated assignment, CBS 2 investigative reporter Dave Savini decided to stop by a South Side Subway sandwich shop for a meal.

Even Corporate Tax Experts Are Confused By Cloud Tax Implications

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While business leaders are excited about the new business opportunities cloud is bringing about, most are in a fog when it comes to tax credits ... more

8 Content Marketing Tips For Startups To Use

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There’s marketing, and then there’s content marketing, a niche that’s becoming more and more relevant in a digital era. Startups especially need to make the ... more

Hoge’s Bears Big Board: No. 11 DT Louis Nix

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Hoge’s Bears Big Board: No. 11 DT Louis Nix
Nix is a quality run stuffer but won't provide much of a pass rush.

Erupting Volcanoes in Guatemala and Peru

Volcanoes in Peru and Guatemala continue emitting ash and lava as part of increased volcanic activity over the past few days.

President Obama meets Japanese Robot

U.S. President Barack Obama addressed students Thursday at the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation in Tokyo after touring the facility. The president was ... more

The World’s First Bitcoin Debit Card Is Almost Here

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Xapo, a company that offers online bitcoin wallets, says it's two months away from introducing the first debit card that will let you spend your ... more
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Facebook buys fitness-tracking app Moves

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Facebook buys fitness-tracking app Moves
The app will keep running (and walking) as a standalone service for now, but marks a significant move for the social network into health data ... more

White matter might matter much more than we thought

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White matter might matter much more than we thought
Changes in the brain's myelin distribution might be a hitherto unrecognised form of neuronal plasticity. Continue reading...

Blackhawks, Stars and Blue Jackets win to tie NHL playoffs series

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Blackhawks, Stars and Blue Jackets win to tie NHL playoffs series
Chicago beat St Louis in overtime to tie series 2-2Dallas overcome top-seeded AnaheimColumbus defeat PittsburghColumbus, Chicago and Dallas all capitalized on home-ice advantage to win ... more

Philip Deignan set to lead Team Sky in Giro d'Italia with Chris Froome rested

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Philip Deignan set to lead Team Sky in Giro d'Italia with Chris Froome rested
Sir Bradley Wiggins also absent to prepare for Tour de France Britons Peter Kennaugh and Ben Swift included in Sky's teamTeam Sky's squad for the ... more

When Bosh Steps up, Heat Reap Benefits

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Playoff mode: Chris Bosh finds his offensive groove again with 20 points, Heat reap benefits

Heat and Trail Blazers take 2-0 NBA playoffs series leads

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Heat and Trail Blazers take 2-0 NBA playoffs series leads
Miami beat Charlotte 101-97Portland defeat Houston 113-92Dallas win in San Antonio to square seriesLeBron James was again to the fore as Miami beat Charlotte on ... more

Boomer: Pacers will regain dominant form

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Sports Illustrated's Boomer Esiason discusses the recent struggles of the Indiana Pacers and if they will be able to win the series with the number ... more
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Skagen Watches, Denmark

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Skagen Watches, Denmark

Like Detroit Darling Shinola, Skagen Uses Place-Name Association To Sell Watches

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Like Detroit Darling Shinola, Skagen Uses Place-Name Association To Sell Watches
There’s been a lot of talk lately about Detroit darling Shinola, the 3-year-old watch brand that adopted the shoe-polish moniker as its namesake in a ... more

Get Ready For A Third Sisterhood Of The Traveling Pants Movie

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Get Ready For A Third Sisterhood Of The Traveling Pants Movie
Will the pants still fit a decade later?

For just $119,000, you can tour the world on a Four Seasons jet

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For just $119,000, you can tour the world on a Four Seasons jet
Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts will use a private branded jet to take travelers around the world on bespoke tours starting next year, the chain ... more

IVF and Infertility By The Numbers

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As investors we “do the math.”

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
Oddities   

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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Joan Jett receives 2014 Golden God award

Joan Jett and Axl Rose receive rock music honors, plus Lupita Nyong'o is named "Most Beautiful" by People magazine. Suzanne Marques has those stories and ... more

Lake Bell expecting first child

The "Million Dollar Arm" actress stepped out with a baby bump while attending a party at the Tribeca Film Festival

Beyonce covers Time's "100 Most Influential" issue

The singer joins political figures, Hollywood stars and other notable people on the magazine's annual list

Meg Ryan to narrate "How I Met Your Dad"

The actress has joined the cast of CBS' upcoming "How I Met Your Mother" spinoff

Courteney Cox makes personal directorial debut at Tribeca

The former "Friends" star's new movie features a cameo from her daughter and songs by her rocker boyfriend

Scarlett Johansson, Lupita Nyong'o in talks for 'Jungle Book' remake

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Scarlett Johansson, Lupita Nyong'o in talks for 'Jungle Book' remake
Veronica LinaresLOS ANGELES, April 24 (UPI) -- Scarlett Johansson and Lupita Nyong’o are in negotiations to partake in Disney's upcoming adaptation of "The Jungle Book."

Watch: FDA Announces Plan to Regulate E-Cigarettes

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The agency's proposed regulations include warning labels and a ban on sales to minors.

Facebook, the fitness tracker: The social network buys Moves to see your activity

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Facebook, the fitness tracker: The social network buys Moves to see your activity
Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: Facebook just bought a popular app. Continuing the spending spree that started with messaging service WhatsApp and ... more
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Obama plays soccer with a robot in Japan

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Obama plays soccer with a robot in Japan
Aileen GraefTOKYO, April 24 (UPI) -- President Barack Obama showed his love for sport again as he played soccer with a Japanese robot while touring ... more

Watch: Incredible 1st Steps of an Exoskeleton

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The mind-controlled exoskeleton will be used to make the ceremonial opening kick at the World Cup.