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Hero Boston cop shot in face

published about 3 hours ago
Hero Boston cop shot in face
Police officer and former U.S. Army Ranger John Moynihan was honored at the White House less than a year ago as one of the nation's "Top Cops" for helping to save a transit officer wounded in a gunbattle with the Boston Marathon bombers.

Decorated Boston cop in coma after being shot in face

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Decorated Boston cop in coma after being shot in face
BOSTON (AP) — A decorated Boston police officer remained in a medically induced coma Saturday, a night after he was shot in the face during a traffic stop that ended when other officers fatally shot his attacker, the city's police commissioner said.

Guards leave prison; inmates choose to stay

published about 4 hours ago
Guards leave prison; inmates choose to stay
Guards abandoned a prison in Debaltseve, Ukraine, but some of the inmates chose stayed behind. CNN's Yasmin Amer reports.

Crash Co-Pilot Seemed Like a 'Normal Guy,' Fellow Pilot Says

published about 4 hours ago
"We put our lives and our children's lives in their hands."


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What happens if nuclear talks with Iran fail?

Negotiators insist they have never been closer to closing a potentially historic deal, but a deadline is just days away

Heavy Fighting Reported As Iraqi Forces Attack Tikrit

published about 1 hour ago
Heavy Fighting Reported As Iraqi Forces Attack Tikrit
An Iraqi military official said Iraqi ground troops were attacking the city from four directions, while U.S. aircraft said it conducted airstrikes.

Indefinite Safe Sex Urged for Liberia Ebola Survivors

published about 1 hour ago
After an Ebola death, scientists want to gather more information on the length of time the virus might remain present in semen.

Jimmy Walker leads hometown Texas Open

published about 1 hour ago
American Jimmy Walker has a four-shot lead going into the final round of the Texas Open.

Why Americans overwhelmingly prefer fake maple syrup

published about 1 hour ago
Why Americans overwhelmingly prefer fake maple syrup
It's peak sugaring season in much of the Northeast, when the country's maple syrup producers tap their trees to collect the sap that flows freely ... more

'Things will not change' after sex bias verdict without push

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The sex bias court case that rocked Silicon Valley for five weeks came to a close on Friday -- but many are hoping the spotlight ... more

Ten Things Good Recruiters Do (And Bad Ones Don't)

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Ten Things Good Recruiters Do (And Bad Ones Don't)
Good recruiters treat their job candidates like gold. Bad recruiters bully and browbeat job-seekers. Here's a list to help you tell good and bad recruiters ... more

Chicago Woman Killed In Indiana Crash After Car Plummets Nearly 40 Feet

published about 1 hour ago
Chicago Woman Killed In Indiana Crash After Car Plummets Nearly 40 Feet
A 51-year-old Chicago woman is dead after a fiery car crash Saturday morning in East Chicago, Ind., according to the Lake County Coroner.

Emvio's smartwatch will tell you when you're stressing out

published about 1 hour ago
Smartwatches are growing ever more capable by the day. Sometimes, though, there's no harm in a little focus. Enter Emvio, a watch with one core ... more

Amtrak Expansion Appears To Be Derailed

published about 2 hours ago
Amtrak Expansion Appears To Be Derailed
It appears that Gov. Bruce Rauner's spending cuts have derailed plans to expand regional Amtrak service to Belvidere, Rockford, Freeport, Galena, the Quad Cities and ... more

The internet's favorite runaway llamas are retiring from public life

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The internet's favorite runaway llamas are retiring from public life
It's been over a month since Llama 1 and Llama 2 stole our hearts during a glorious high-speed chase through Sun City, Arizona. Now it looks ... more

Bison to roam Midewin prairie again

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Bison to roam Midewin prairie again
Bison will once again roam the Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie, potentially as soon as this fall, after Midewin officials formally approved reintroducing a small herd ... more

Why Americans overwhelmingly prefer fake maple syrup

published about 1 hour ago
Why Americans overwhelmingly prefer fake maple syrup
It's peak sugaring season in much of the Northeast, when the country's maple syrup producers tap their trees to collect the sap that flows freely ... more

Some British Airways Frequent Flier Accounts Miles Breached

published about 2 hours ago
Some British Airways frequent flier accounts miles were breached; airline says data is safe

Holland 1-1 Turkey | European Championship Group A qualifying match

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Holland 1-1 Turkey | European Championship Group A qualifying match
Klaas-Jan Huntelaar deflected a Wesley Sneijder shot off his back to score an injury-time equaliser for Holland and keep alive their hope of qualifying for ... more

England supporters sense exciting future but Roy Hodgson urges caution

published about 1 hour ago
England supporters sense exciting future but Roy Hodgson urges caution
• Wayne Rooney thriving as captain and helping youngsters• Harry Kane lives up to expectations with debut goal• Roy Hodgson still feeling pain of Rio ... more

Roy Hodgson vows to handle Harry Kane’s talent carefully

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Roy Hodgson vows to handle Harry Kane’s talent carefully
• England manager wants striker for the long haul• Kane could start against Italy after Welbeck’s injury• Match report: Kane’s debut against LithuaniaRoy Hodgson is ... more

Nico Rosberg poses as journalist to open spat with Lewis Hamilton

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Nico Rosberg poses as journalist to open spat with Lewis Hamilton
• Rosberg: ‘They say Nico blocked you, is that true?’• Hamilton to Rosberg: “I think you should ask him’• Lewis Hamilton storms to Malaysian GP ... more

Clippers to work on ironing out plays in homestretch

published about 1 hour ago
Clippers to work on ironing out plays in homestretch
Nine, eight, seven …

'The Royals': Behaving badly never looked so good

'The Royals': Behaving badly never looked so good
From the Clampett’s Beverly Hills mansion to Lord and Lady Grantham’s pile o’ bricks, aka Downton Abbey, television has inspired house envy in viewers pretty ... more

Gonzaga vs. Duke: How the teams match up in NCAA South Regional final

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Gonzaga vs. Duke: How the teams match up in NCAA South Regional final
WHO: No. 2 Gonzaga (35-2) vs. No. 1 Duke (32-4)

Michigan State vs. Louisville: How the teams match up for NCAA East Regional final

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Michigan State vs. Louisville: How the teams match up for NCAA East Regional final
WHO: No. 7 Michigan State (26-11) vs. No. 4 Louisville (27-8)

Golf: La Canada's Collin Morikawa wins Champions' Invitational

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With top teams and top golfers competing, Collin Morikawa of La Canada ran away with the individual title in the Champions' Invitational at The Golf ... more

Mexico goes global with makeup of national soccer team

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Mexico goes global with makeup of national soccer team
When Miguel Herrera was on the Mexican national soccer team, only two of his teammates played for clubs outside Mexico.

Interactive 'Hello Barbie' could invade child privacy, critics say

published Thu, Mar 19 2015 09:03 GMT
Interactive 'Hello Barbie' could invade child privacy, critics say
John Hopton for redOrbit.com - @Johnfinitum Using technology to make kids’ toys super cool - seems like a happy enough situation, no? Sadly things are ... more
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Study finds Millenials aren't news-less

published Tue, Mar 17 2015 15:16 GMT
Study finds Millenials aren't news-less
Shayne Jacopian for redOrbit.com - @ShayneJacopian According to a study on the information habits of people aged 18-34, the Millennial generation is anything but “news-less". ... more
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VIDEO: Two guys watch Netflix through an 8-bit Nintendo

published Wed, Mar 11 2015 03:22 GMT
VIDEO: Two guys watch Netflix through an 8-bit Nintendo
Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - @BednarChuck In a world that’s becoming increasingly obsessed with the latest and greatest gizmos and gadgets (see: the Apple Watch), ... more
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9-year-old explains Net Neutrality better than we did

published Tue, Mar 10 2015 06:26 GMT
9-year-old explains Net Neutrality better than we did
Christopher Pilny for redOrbit.com - @NotRealChainsaw Over the past year or so, we've tried to explain Net Neutrality with any number of articles. You can ... more
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Selfie sticks banned from Smithsonian museums

published Mon, Mar 09 2015 07:35 GMT
Selfie sticks banned from Smithsonian museums
Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - @BednarChuck Bad news for museum goers who want to squeeze as many historic artifacts into their selfies as possible: The ... more
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Was Rita Ora really dressed like a Mongolian Yak herder during The Voice semi-finals?

published less than 1 hour ago
What was she thinking? Twitter can’t see this one catching on.

Katie Piper is back in hospital following complications from surgery

published less than 1 hour ago
And fans are sending her their best wishes.

Chicago Woman Killed In Indiana Crash After Car Plummets Nearly 40 Feet

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Chicago Woman Killed In Indiana Crash After Car Plummets Nearly 40 Feet
A 51-year-old Chicago woman is dead after a fiery car crash Saturday morning in East Chicago, Ind., according to the Lake County Coroner.

Coco Rocha Welcomes Daughter — See Her First Photos!

published about 1 hour ago
The model, 26, gave birth on Saturday

Pregnant Jessica Biel Heads to a Roller Rink for a Birthday Party (PHOTO)

published about 2 hours ago
The mom-to-be is expected to give birth sometime soon

45-day Ebola 'health emergency' declared in five Guinea regions

published about 2 hours ago
45-day Ebola 'health emergency' declared in five Guinea regions
Guinean President Alpha Conde on Saturday declared a 45-day "health emergency" in five regions in the west and southwest of the Ebola-hit nation in a ... more

Russia announces plans to build new space station with U.S.

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Russia announces plans to build new space station with U.S.
Brooks HaysBAIKONUR, Kazakhstan, March 28 (UPI) -- Russian state media reported Roscosmos, the country's space agency, would work on a new space station in cooperation ... more

Oklahoma Gets Its First Measles Case in 18 Years

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The Oklahoma Health Department confirmed its first case of measles in 18 years and the infected person is an international traveler.

Sri Lankan president's brother dies after ax attack

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Sri Lankan president's brother dies after ax attack
Fred LambertPOLONNARUWA, Sri Lanka, March 28 (UPI) -- The brother of Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena died in the hospital after he was attacked over ... more

Margaret Ann Boatright dies at 86

published about 4 hours ago
Margaret Ann Boatright dies at 86
Jim WieckBURNET, Texas, March 28 (UPI) -- Margaret Ann Boatright, former president of software development and content management firm Wieck, and longtime executive with UPI, ... more