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CBS News
Dark, brooding tarantula species named for Johnny CashA newly discovered tarantula sports a black coat that is as dark and brooding a
Dark, brooding tarantula species named for Johnny Cash
CBS News / Posted 2 minutes ago
A newly discovered tarantula sports a black coat that is as dark and brooding as its celebrity namesake: the renowned singer Johnny Cash. Tarantulas, the hairy spiders that stole movie scenes and won hearts in popular films like "Home Alone,"... Read more
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New York Post
Ranking all 49 Super Bowls from worst to firstSteve Serby ranks the Super Bowls 49-1. 49. XXIV — 49ers 55, Broncos 10: MVP J
Ranking all 49 Super Bowls from worst to first
New York Post / Posted 3 minutes ago
Steve Serby ranks the Super Bowls 49-1. 49. XXIV — 49ers 55, Broncos 10: MVP Joe Montana threw five TD passes and it was 41-3 early in the third quarter as George Seifert became the second rookie head coach to win the Super Bowl and John Elway... Read more
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New York Post
Sickly sea lion pup found sleeping in restaurant boothMaybe she had come for the hazelnut-coated wild prawns or the stunning sea view
Sickly sea lion pup found sleeping in restaurant booth
New York Post / Posted 3 minutes ago
Maybe she had come for the hazelnut-coated wild prawns or the stunning sea views. Whatever the case, a sickly sea lion caused quite a stir at a San Diego restaurant this week. It was found by staff sleeping in a booth early Thursday overlooking the... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Panthers' fans use Skype with Denver communityTHOMASVILLE – About 100 residents at the Piedmont Crossing Retirement Community
Panthers' fans use Skype with Denver community
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 3 minutes ago
THOMASVILLE – About 100 residents at the Piedmont Crossing Retirement Community geared up Friday with a pep rally for Sunday’s Super Bowl game between the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos. With lots of Carolina Panthers colors in the room, the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Companies can help tackle Internet trollsSomewhere in most employee handbooks are rules about online behavior. Those ru
Companies can help tackle Internet trolls
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 minutes ago
Somewhere in most employee handbooks are rules about online behavior. Those rules don't seem to be working too well. For proof, look no further than the comments people leave under YouTube videos or blog posts or in back-and-forth snipes under news... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Social media goes to the dogs (and cats)WICHITA, Kan. — In this age of technology, almost anything is possible. Drones
Social media goes to the dogs (and cats)
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 4 minutes ago
WICHITA, Kan. — In this age of technology, almost anything is possible. Drones may soon be delivering Amazon packages, cars are driving themselves and dogs are posting on Instagram. That’s right, pets have taken to social media to connect and share... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
How Much Snow Fell In Weston? Check Out Totals From The StormFAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — The snowstorm Friday took many by surprise. Some didn
How Much Snow Fell In Weston? Check Out Totals From The Storm
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 4 minutes ago
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — The snowstorm Friday took many by surprise. Some didn't know it was coming, many didn't realize how much snow it would bring to the Fairfield County area. How accurate was the forecast from the National Weather Service? It... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Greenwich
How Much Snow Fell Near Greenwich? Check Out Totals From The StormFAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — The snowstorm Friday took many by surprise. Some didn
How Much Snow Fell Near Greenwich? Check Out Totals From The Storm
The Daily Voice - Greenwich / Posted 5 minutes ago
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — The snowstorm Friday took many by surprise. Some didn't know it was coming, many didn't realize how much snow it would bring to the Fairfield County area. How accurate was the forecast from the National Weather Service? It... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Stamford
How Much Snow Fell Near Stamford? Check Out Totals From The StormFAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — The snowstorm Friday took many by surprise. Some didn
How Much Snow Fell Near Stamford? Check Out Totals From The Storm
The Daily Voice - Stamford / Posted 5 minutes ago
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — The snowstorm Friday took many by surprise. Some didn't know it was coming, many didn't realize how much snow it would bring to the Fairfield County area. How accurate was the forecast from the National Weather Service? It... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Dresden Raceway: ‘We’re holding firm’The operators of the Dresden Raceway have no plans of going anywhere, despite a
Dresden Raceway: ‘We’re holding firm’
Chatham Daily News / Posted 6 minutes ago
The operators of the Dresden Raceway have no plans of going anywhere, despite a proposal being circulated that the track should be one of three that ought to be shuttered in southwestern Ontario. Lucille Laprise, president of the Dresden... Read more
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The Gadgeteer
Foldio360 lets you easily create 360 degree 3D spinning imagesIf you’re an eBay or Etsy seller of small items, a product reviewer like me or
Foldio360 lets you easily create 360 degree 3D spinning images
The Gadgeteer / Posted 6 minutes ago
If you’re an eBay or Etsy seller of small items, a product reviewer like me or someone who just likes to goof around with photography gadgets, you will want to check out the Foldio360 turntable project on Kickstarter. Made by the same guys that... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Italian wife faces jail for 'not doing housework'Her husband, 47, accused her of “bad management of domestic affairs”, in a case
Italian wife faces jail for 'not doing housework'
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 minutes ago
Her husband, 47, accused her of “bad management of domestic affairs”, in a case that reinforces the image of the harassed Italian wife stirring a steaming pot of pasta sauce while small children run round her feet and the man of the house puts his... Read more
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Mashable
On porn, prose and loneliness: An appreciation of David Foster WallaceI've been thinking a lot this week, which marks the 20th anniversary of Infinit
On porn, prose and loneliness: An appreciation of David Foster Wallace
Mashable / Posted 10 minutes ago
I've been thinking a lot this week, which marks the 20th anniversary of Infinite Jest’s publication, about the first time I ever read David Foster Wallace's work. About 10 minutes in, I considered lighting the book on fire and throwing it out the... Read more
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ExtremeTech
iBrick: Apple’s ‘Error 53′ deliberately destroys iPhones repaired by third-parties There’s a serious issue bricking Apple iPhones that update to iOS 9, and Appl
iBrick: Apple’s ‘Error 53′ deliberately destroys iPhones repaired by third-parties
ExtremeTech / Posted 10 minutes ago
There’s a serious issue bricking Apple iPhones that update to iOS 9, and Apple’s response to the problem isn’t winning it any fans. The problem, known as “Error 53,”... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Facebook's HR chief explains how the company does performance reviewsFacebook conducts performance reviews every six months to formally collect insi
Facebook's HR chief explains how the company does performance reviews
Stamford Advocate / Posted 10 minutes ago
Facebook conducts performance reviews every six months to formally collect insights from an employee's managers and closest colleagues. If there is anything at all surprising in one of these reviews, then "something has gone terribly wrong,"... Read more
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Gamasutra
A postmortem of the groundbreaking Pinball Construction SetContemporary game design is rife with systems for engendering "user-generated c
A postmortem of the groundbreaking Pinball Construction Set
Gamasutra / Posted 10 minutes ago
Contemporary game design is rife with systems for engendering "user-generated content" -- player-created levels, creatures, items and game mods. So where did the idea of building games with player-accessible editing tools come from? Most believe it... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Love & Money: 4 things you need to ask your mateThe San Diego County Assessor's Office is decked out for Valentine's Day. Hear
Love & Money: 4 things you need to ask your mate
KGTV San Diego / Posted 11 minutes ago
The San Diego County Assessor's Office is decked out for Valentine's Day. Hearts hang from the ceiling, cupid cutouts are on the wall and Emily Pleasant's engagement ring is on the counter as she fills out an application for a marriage... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
New security coming to downtown's Court Avenue DistrictCity, downtown, business and local leaders announced a plan Friday to increase
New security coming to downtown's Court Avenue District
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 12 minutes ago
City, downtown, business and local leaders announced a plan Friday to increase security on Court Avenue. The plan will add nine new security cameras and put more security workers on the streets. The move comes after recent attacks, increased crime... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Iowa dad, mom and new baby all have same birthdayAn Iowa couple who share the same birthday just had their first baby on that bi
Iowa dad, mom and new baby all have same birthday
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 12 minutes ago
An Iowa couple who share the same birthday just had their first baby on that birthday. Greg and Katy Merhroff were married two years ago. Their newborn, Aurora Claire, was supposed to be delivered on Wednesday, but instead arrived at Methodist West... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Court rejects AG Kane's request to reinstate law licenseThe Pennsylvania Supreme Court is declining to reinstate the suspended law lice
Court rejects AG Kane's request to reinstate law license
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 13 minutes ago
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is declining to reinstate the suspended law license of Pennsylvania's attorney general as she fights criminal charges she leaked secret grand jury material and lied about it under oath. The high court on Friday ruled... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Seagulls buzzing after victory over Bees - Chichester Observer with your email account {* traditionalSignIn_emailAddre
Seagulls buzzing after victory over Bees
Chichester Observer / Posted 14 minutes ago
- Chichester Observer with your email account {* traditionalSignIn_emailAddress *} {* traditionalSignIn_password *} {* /userInformationForm *} Almost Done! {* socialRegistration_firstName *} {*... Read more
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Engadget
Tinder bans users for sending pro-Bernie Sanders messagesThose read as "Do you feel the Bern?" and "Please text WORK to 82623 for me. Th
Tinder bans users for sending pro-Bernie Sanders messages
Engadget / Posted 15 minutes ago
Those read as "Do you feel the Bern?" and "Please text WORK to 82623 for me. Thanks," which would then prompt the recipients to get updates from the Sanders campaign. It also sent a link with a sign-up page for volunteering. Tinder has yet to issue... Read more
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Slate
Wow—Much Ownership. What Happened to the Shiba Inu When the Breed Went Viral Online.Notes on the culture of the Internet. The Shiba Inu, the Dog Behind the DogeWh
Wow—Much Ownership. What Happened to the Shiba Inu When the Breed Went Viral Online.
Slate / Posted 15 minutes ago
Notes on the culture of the Internet. The Shiba Inu, the Dog Behind the DogeWhat happens to a breed when it goes viral online. In 2008, a couple of San Francisco shiba inu breeders welcomed a new litter of six puppies into their home, trained a... Read more
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Squawka
LvG Delivers Latest On Man Utd Trio: S. American "Doing Well", Defensive Duo Out Long-TermManchester United manager Louis van Gaal admits Marcos Rojo is progressing “wel
LvG Delivers Latest On Man Utd Trio: S. American "Doing Well", Defensive Duo Out Long-Term
Squawka / Posted 16 minutes ago
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal admits Marcos Rojo is progressing “well”, but the Argentina international cannot return to training just yet. Rojo had surgery in December on the shoulder he dislocated during a training session in the autumn... Read more
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Orange County Register
Woman wanted in connection to Huntington Beach home burglaryHUNTINGTON BEACH – A woman seen in surveillance photos released Friday burglari
Woman wanted in connection to Huntington Beach home burglary
Orange County Register / Posted 16 minutes ago
HUNTINGTON BEACH – A woman seen in surveillance photos released Friday burglarizing a home may be connected to a string of other home thefts. She assisted in breaking into a home around 1:40 p.m. Dec. 15 by ringing the doorbell and knocking before... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Facebook's HR chief explains how the company does performance reviewsFacebook conducts performance reviews every six months to formally collect insi
Facebook's HR chief explains how the company does performance reviews
Connecticut Post / Posted 17 minutes ago
Facebook conducts performance reviews every six months to formally collect insights from an employee's managers and closest colleagues. If there is anything at all surprising in one of these reviews, then "something has gone terribly wrong,"... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Woman finds big, alive spider in Woolworths salad mixIt appears salmonella might not be the only thing you could catch yourself find
Woman finds big, alive spider in Woolworths salad mix
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 22 minutes ago
It appears salmonella might not be the only thing you could catch yourself finding in lettuce and salad mixes. It appears salmonella might not be the only thing you could catch yourself finding in lettuce and salad mixes. Sydney woman Zoe Perry... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Fairfield
How Much Snow Fell In Fairfield? Check Out Totals From The StormFAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — The snowstorm Friday took many by surprise. Some didn
How Much Snow Fell In Fairfield? Check Out Totals From The Storm
The Daily Voice - Fairfield / Posted 23 minutes ago
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — The snowstorm Friday took many by surprise. Some didn't know it was coming, many didn't realize how much snow it would bring to the Fairfield County area. How accurate was the forecast from the National Weather Service? It... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Super Bowl commercial hits and missesSuper Bowl viewing will be a little different for people living in the Charlott
Super Bowl commercial hits and misses
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 23 minutes ago
Super Bowl viewing will be a little different for people living in the Charlotte area this year. Occasionally the game itself can be secondary to the crop of Super Bowl commercials advertisers trot out. This year, with the Carolina Panthers in the... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Twitter suspends 125,000 ISIL-related accountsSAN FRANCISCO (USA TODAY) — Twitter has suspended 125,000 accounts connected to
Twitter suspends 125,000 ISIL-related accounts
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 24 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO (USA TODAY) — Twitter has suspended 125,000 accounts connected to the Islamic State over the past six months, the company said Friday. It was the first time Twitter shared specifics on the number of accounts it has deleted. Twitter... Read more
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News 8000
Which one is the mom viral meme solvedWhen Kaylan Mahomes posted a recent car selfie with her twin, Kyla, and their m
Which one is the mom viral meme solved
News 8000 / Posted 24 minutes ago
When Kaylan Mahomes posted a recent car selfie with her twin, Kyla, and their mother, the social media world went into confusion. The caption by the high schooler read, "Mom, twin and me." But because all three share the same youthful glow -- it... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Louisville announces postseason ban for men's basketballLOUISVILLE, Ky. — The president of Louisville announced a one-year postseason b
Louisville announces postseason ban for men's basketball
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 25 minutes ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The president of Louisville announced a one-year postseason ban Friday for the Cardinals men’s basketball team amid ongoing investigations into a sex scandal, a decision that stunned coach Rick Pitino. President James Ramsey said... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Twitter suspends 125,000 ISIL-related accountsSAN FRANCISCO — Twitter has suspended 125,000 accounts connected to the Islamic
Twitter suspends 125,000 ISIL-related accounts
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 26 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Twitter has suspended 125,000 accounts connected to the Islamic State over the past six months, the company said Friday. It was the first time Twitter shared specifics on the number of accounts it has deleted. Twitter said it has... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Family of SoCal Toddler Battling Cancer Asks for Cards for His Valentine's Day BirthdayAiden, who is turning 3 on Valentine's Day, is seen in a photo posted to a GoFu
Family of SoCal Toddler Battling Cancer Asks for Cards for His Valentine's Day Birthday
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 26 minutes ago
Aiden, who is turning 3 on Valentine's Day, is seen in a photo posted to a GoFundMe fundraising page. The family of a 2-year-old Southern California boy who has been hospitalized while battling cancer was asking for the public to send cards to the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Site of Doc's All American listed for sale in Delray BeachOver 65 years, Doc's All American has become a popular spot for burgers and ice
Site of Doc's All American listed for sale in Delray Beach
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 27 minutes ago
Over 65 years, Doc's All American has become a popular spot for burgers and ice cream in Delray Beach. But now the future looks uncertain. The building at 10 N. Swinton Ave. has been listed for sale, said Cecelia Boone, a real estate agent... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Bill Hand's History: Brunswick - the town that Governor Tryon spurned Posted Feb. 5, 2016 at 4:26 PM This past week I visited a place I’d never be
Bill Hand's History: Brunswick - the town that Governor Tryon spurned
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 28 minutes ago
Posted Feb. 5, 2016 at 4:26 PM This past week I visited a place I’d never been to before: Governor William Tryon’s house.You may wonder how I’ve been in New Bern all these years... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Judge rules against opponents of Confederate statue removalCivil District Court Judge Piper D. Griffin said the city did not act improperl
Judge rules against opponents of Confederate statue removal
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 30 minutes ago
Civil District Court Judge Piper D. Griffin said the city did not act improperly in deciding to take down four monuments tied to Confederate history, including a towering column and statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. Griffin denied a request... Read more
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Salon.com
Court rejects AG Kane’s request to reinstate law licenseHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is declining to reinstate
Court rejects AG Kane’s request to reinstate law license
Salon.com / Posted 30 minutes ago
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is declining to reinstate the suspended law license of Pennsylvania’s attorney general as she fights criminal charges she leaked secret grand jury material and lied about it under oath. The high... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
On Tap in Fort Worth: Review of Revolver Brewing’s The MandarinImagine my excitement when I got a message saying a special package had been le
On Tap in Fort Worth: Review of Revolver Brewing’s The Mandarin
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 31 minutes ago
Imagine my excitement when I got a message saying a special package had been left for me at the Weekly office by Revolver Brewing. It takes a bit of work to chase down rare beers in Fort Worth. I typically abuse my brewery distributor friends for... Read more
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Canberra Times
ANZ traders scandal drags in other banksANZ has dragged other major banks into the "toxic culture" claims made by sacke
ANZ traders scandal drags in other banks
Canberra Times / Posted 32 minutes ago
ANZ has dragged other major banks into the "toxic culture" claims made by sacked trader Etienne Alexiou, lodging the lewd Bloomberg chats about drugs, women, alcohol, school teachers and sex in its Federal Court defence on Friday. In the 37-page... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Autopsy Results Released for Family of 6 Found in Gage Park HomeThe deaths of six family members whose bodies were found inside a Southwest Sid
Autopsy Results Released for Family of 6 Found in Gage Park Home
NBC Chicago / Posted 32 minutes ago
The deaths of six family members whose bodies were found inside a Southwest Side Chicago home Thursday have been declared homicides, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office. The medical examiner's office has not officially released... Read more
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First Coast News
Twitter suspends 125,000 ISIL-related accountsSAN FRANCISCO — Twitter has suspended 125,000 accounts connected to the Islamic
Twitter suspends 125,000 ISIL-related accounts
First Coast News / Posted 33 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Twitter has suspended 125,000 accounts connected to the Islamic State over the past six months, the company said Friday. It was the first time Twitter shared specifics on the number of accounts it has deleted. Twitter said it has... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Six Hometown Buffets Abruptly Close in San DiegoSix Hometown Buffets in San Diego closed abruptly Thursday after “ongoing asses
Six Hometown Buffets Abruptly Close in San Diego
NBC San Diego / Posted 33 minutes ago
Six Hometown Buffets in San Diego closed abruptly Thursday after “ongoing assessments of individual restaurants,” according to a statement by the company. Across the country 74 Old Country Buffet, Hometown Buffet, Ryan’s, Fire Mountain and Country... Read more
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My EastText
Which one is the mom viral meme solvedWhen Kaylan Mahomes posted a recent car selfie with her twin, Kyla, and their m
Which one is the mom viral meme solved
My EastText / Posted 34 minutes ago
When Kaylan Mahomes posted a recent car selfie with her twin, Kyla, and their mother, the social media world went into confusion. The caption by the high schooler read, "Mom, twin and me." But because all three share the same youthful glow -- it... Read more
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Decatur Daily Democrat
Decatur chamber honors its ownLouise Ray, winner of the Decatur Chamber of Commerce’s 2015 Stephen Decatur Aw
Decatur chamber honors its own
Decatur Daily Democrat / Posted 34 minutes ago
Louise Ray, winner of the Decatur Chamber of Commerce’s 2015 Stephen Decatur Award, in typical fashion deflected the accolades that go with the honor and instead turned the praise on the community she calls home. Accepting the award during Thursday... Read more
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Island Packet
Too poor to retire, too young to dieAt the wise age of 79, Dolores Westfall knows food shopping on an empty stomach
Too poor to retire, too young to die
Island Packet / Posted 35 minutes ago
At the wise age of 79, Dolores Westfall knows food shopping on an empty stomach is a fool’s errand. On her way to the grocery store last May, she pulled into the Town & Country Family Restaurant to take the edge off her appetite. After much... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Twitter suspends 125,000 ISIL-related accountsSAN FRANCISCO — Twitter has suspended 125,000 accounts connected to the Islamic
Twitter suspends 125,000 ISIL-related accounts
KTVB Boise / Posted 36 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO — Twitter has suspended 125,000 accounts connected to the Islamic State over the past six months, the company said Friday. It was the first time Twitter shared specifics on the number of accounts it has deleted. Twitter said it has... Read more
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Daily Herald
Recalls this week: power cords, vacuum cleanersMore than 2 million Microsoft power cords that can overheat and emit flames are
Recalls this week: power cords, vacuum cleaners
Daily Herald / Posted 38 minutes ago
More than 2 million Microsoft power cords that can overheat and emit flames are among this week's recalled consumer products. Others include vacuum cleaners with cord plug problems and dive computers that can short-circuit. DETAILS: Power cords sold... Read more
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The Advocate
Down concert at Civic Theater canceled following singer's 'White Power!' remarkThe Civic Theater in downtown New Orleans has canceled a Lundi Gras concert fea
Down concert at Civic Theater canceled following singer's 'White Power!' remark
The Advocate / Posted 38 minutes ago
The Civic Theater in downtown New Orleans has canceled a Lundi Gras concert featuring homegrown hard rock band Down in the wake of a controversy involving vocalist Phil Anselmo. On Jan. 22 at Lucky Strike Live in Hollywood, California, Anselmo was... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Facebook's HR chief explains how the company does performance reviewsFacebook conducts performance reviews every six months to formally collect insi
Facebook's HR chief explains how the company does performance reviews
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 39 minutes ago
Facebook conducts performance reviews every six months to formally collect insights from an employee's managers and closest colleagues. If there is anything at all surprising in one of these reviews, then "something has gone terribly wrong,"... Read more
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