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Queensland Times
'My magic mum is my hero'THE first person Kylie Stoneman called after submitting her council election no
'My magic mum is my hero'
Queensland Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
THE first person Kylie Stoneman called after submitting her council election nomination was her inspirational mum. Mally McMurtie was a councillor in both Stanthorpe and the Southern Downs who served for almost 18 years, including four years as a... Read more
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News.com.au
Arrests made in hunt for mumMissing mum Samantha Kelly THREE people have been arrested in a major developm
Arrests made in hunt for mum
News.com.au / Posted 4 minutes ago
Missing mum Samantha Kelly THREE people have been arrested in a major development in the disappearance of a mother of four suspected of meeting foul play. The homicide squad and local police executed warrants at two properties today, one in Bendigo... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Stocks slide overnight, Boeing shares sinkIn 12.30pm trading in New York, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.3 perce
Stocks slide overnight, Boeing shares sink
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 minutes ago
In 12.30pm trading in New York, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.3 percent, while the Nasdaq Composite Index climbed 1.6 percent. In 12.15pm trading, the Standard & Poor's 500 Index advanced 0.6 percent. Photo / AP Equity markets slid... Read more
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FOX Business
Stock Swoon Drives Investors into Safe HavensU.S. equity markets dropped sharply on Thursday as the Nasdaq neared bear-marke
Stock Swoon Drives Investors into Safe Havens
FOX Business / Posted 6 minutes ago
U.S. equity markets dropped sharply on Thursday as the Nasdaq neared bear-market territory, and global markets eyed more negative central bank interest-rate policy. As of 2:00 p.m. ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was 354 points lower, or 2.22%... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Revitalized El Paso ready to show off for papal touristsEL PASO, Texas (AP) � No longer the desolate space it was a few years ago, down
Revitalized El Paso ready to show off for papal tourists
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 6 minutes ago
EL PASO, Texas (AP) � No longer the desolate space it was a few years ago, downtown El Paso is ripe with new hotels, bars, restaurants � and bulldozers that herald the planned construction of a streetcar, a children's museum, a Mexican-American... Read more
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FOX Business
Stock Swoon Drives Investors into Safe HavensU.S. equity markets dropped sharply on Thursday as the Nasdaq neared bear-marke
Stock Swoon Drives Investors into Safe Havens
FOX Business / Posted 6 minutes ago
U.S. equity markets dropped sharply on Thursday as the Nasdaq neared bear-market territory, and global markets eyed more negative central bank interest-rate policy. Continue Reading Below As of 2:00 p.m. ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was 354... Read more
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Morningstar
Yellen Says Fed Should Be Prepared to Use Negative Rates if NeededCentral banks in Europe and Japan have pushed short-term rates into negative te
Yellen Says Fed Should Be Prepared to Use Negative Rates if Needed
Morningstar / Posted 12 minutes ago
Central banks in Europe and Japan have pushed short-term rates into negative terrain, meaning they are charging banks that leave money on deposit with them. Ms. Yellen said she didn't think the Fed would need to do this, but it should be prepared if... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Arrests made in hunt for mumTHREE people have been arrested in a major development in the disappearance of
Arrests made in hunt for mum
Adelaide Now / Posted 17 minutes ago
THREE people have been arrested in a major development in the disappearance of a mother of four suspected of meeting foul play. The homicide squad and local police executed warrants at two properties today, one in Bendigo and another in Kangaroo... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
U.S. markets falling as global markets struggleMajor U.S. stock indexes veered sharply lower in midday trading Thursday as con
U.S. markets falling as global markets struggle
WWLP Springfield / Posted 19 minutes ago
Major U.S. stock indexes veered sharply lower in midday trading Thursday as concerns about global economic weakness intensified, even as Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen reiterated her confidence in the U.S. economy. The latest slide followed steep... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Wall Street dives at openInvestors switch out of stocks and into safe havens after cautious Fed testimon
Wall Street dives at open
The Courier Mail / Posted 23 minutes ago
Investors switch out of stocks and into safe havens after cautious Fed testimony, falls in oil prices. Investors around the world fled stocks and piled into havens Thursday as a cautious tone from the Federal Reserve, a resumption of the slide in... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Fed looking at negative ratesYellen doesn’t think subzero rates are needed, says central bank should be prep
Fed looking at negative rates
The Courier Mail / Posted 23 minutes ago
Yellen doesn’t think subzero rates are needed, says central bank should be prepared in case. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Thursday delved deeper into the prospect of the US central bank pushing interest rates into negative territory, saying... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Blending Families: Outside Children, Half Siblings And Healing“Mom and Pop were just a couple of kids when they got married. He was eighteen,
Blending Families: Outside Children, Half Siblings And Healing
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 24 minutes ago
“Mom and Pop were just a couple of kids when they got married. He was eighteen, she was sixteen and I was three.” ~ Billie Holiday A few months ago my brother married his beautiful soulmate in Jamaica. Excited about the pending nuptials, my family... Read more
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Business Spectator
Fed looking at negative ratesFederal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Thursday delved deeper into the prospect
Fed looking at negative rates
Business Spectator / Posted 26 minutes ago
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Thursday delved deeper into the prospect of the US central bank pushing interest rates into negative territory, saying the Fed is “taking a look at” the idea but it hasn’t finished an evaluation of the... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Revitalized El Paso ready to show off for papal touristsEL PASO, Texas (AP) — No longer the desolate space it was a few years ago, down
Revitalized El Paso ready to show off for papal tourists
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 30 minutes ago
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — No longer the desolate space it was a few years ago, downtown El Paso is ripe with new hotels, bars, restaurants — and bulldozers that herald the planned construction of a streetcar, a children's museum, a Mexican-American... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Bored with the big ones, Dallas homebuilder turns to 'Harry Potter-looking' tiny homesBuilder Rudy Rivas’ newest house would fit inside the master bedroom of the cus
Bored with the big ones, Dallas homebuilder turns to 'Harry Potter-looking' tiny homes
Dallas Morning News / Posted 35 minutes ago
Builder Rudy Rivas’ newest house would fit inside the master bedroom of the custom homes he constructs in North Texas. The average new home being built in America is more than 2,700 square feet — the biggest ever. So why's a Dallas custom builder... Read more
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Artvoice
Can "Clean from Gene" Become "Learn from Bern"?Once upon a time I introduced Senator Gene McCarthy to an audience of students
Can "Clean from Gene" Become "Learn from Bern"?
Artvoice / Posted 40 minutes ago
Once upon a time I introduced Senator Gene McCarthy to an audience of students at Dartmouth during the 1968 primary season. The largest auditorium at the College was packed to overflowing—the stage was full of people as well as all the seats and... Read more
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Newsmax
Yellen: Fed Evaluating Possibility of Negative Rates in USFederal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the Fed was taking another look at nega
Yellen: Fed Evaluating Possibility of Negative Rates in US
Newsmax / Posted 46 minutes ago
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the Fed was taking another look at negative interest rates as a potential policy tool if the U.S. economy faltered, after central banks in Europe were able to drive borrowing costs below zero. “We had... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Beat Journalists Covering Opposition Candidate's ArrivalReporters Without Borders condemns the action of the police in beating journali
Police Beat Journalists Covering Opposition Candidate's Arrival
AllAfrica.com / Posted 52 minutes ago
Reporters Without Borders condemns the action of the police in beating journalists who went to Brazzaville's Maya-Maya airport to cover the arrival of Gen. Jean-Marie Michel Mokoko, a newly declared presidential candidate. The violence was clearly... Read more
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The Daily Review
U.S. stock markets plunge amid global selloffMajor U.S. stock indexes veered sharply lower in morning trading Thursday as co
U.S. stock markets plunge amid global selloff
The Daily Review / Posted an hour ago
Major U.S. stock indexes veered sharply lower in morning trading Thursday as concerns about global economic weakness intensified. The latest slide followed steep market declines all around the world. Financial stocks were among the biggest decliners... Read more
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Daily Mail
Damaged brain region is linked to violent outbursts in miceOrigins of rage revealed: Violent outbursts in mice are linked to damage in the
Damaged brain region is linked to violent outbursts in mice
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
Origins of rage revealed: Violent outbursts in mice are linked to damage in the brain - and it could shed light on human anger This region of the brain is typically tied to the control of anxiety and fear Study found damage to a region known as... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
US markets follow global shares lowerU.S. stocks moved sharply lower early Thursday following steep market declines
US markets follow global shares lower
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted an hour ago
U.S. stocks moved sharply lower early Thursday following steep market declines all around the world as concerns about global economic weakness intensified. Financials stocks were among the biggest decliners as investors worried that interest rates in... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Five years on, Tahrir Square activists look back at Egypt's revolution: 'Maybe we were naive'Five years ago Thursday, Cairo’s Tahrir Square erupted in euphoric celebrations
Five years on, Tahrir Square activists look back at Egypt's revolution: 'Maybe we were naive'
Chicago Tribune / Posted an hour ago
Five years ago Thursday, Cairo’s Tahrir Square erupted in euphoric celebrations as hundreds of thousands of Egyptians danced, cheered, wept and fell to their knees in prayer on the night that President Hosni Mubarak stepped down after three decades... Read more
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ESPN
Rodenberg: Four big issues facing the DFS industry in 2016During an optimistic Fantasy Sports Trade Association (FSTA) conference last mo
Rodenberg: Four big issues facing the DFS industry in 2016
ESPN / Posted an hour ago
During an optimistic Fantasy Sports Trade Association (FSTA) conference last month in Dallas, the recipe for the daily fantasy industry's (DFS) success in 2016 was made public. "We are actively engaged with elected legislators and regulators across... Read more
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Gamasutra
Lil Bub Starring in Hit App InstaKitty 3DLAUNCH DATE: Friday 2/12/2016 Lil BUB and her best friend Mike Bridavsky, have
Lil Bub Starring in Hit App InstaKitty 3D
Gamasutra / Posted an hour ago
LAUNCH DATE: Friday 2/12/2016 Lil BUB and her best friend Mike Bridavsky, have teamed up with indie game developer and LucasArts veterans HappyGiant to create an incredibly realistic 3D virtual Lil Bub, for her fans to play, feed and care for. And... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Famine as the price of socialist misruleThis article is taken from the Commentator IT is very possible that we shall s
Famine as the price of socialist misrule
New Zimbabwe / Posted an hour ago
This article is taken from the Commentator IT is very possible that we shall soon be exhorted by the bleeding hearts brigade in OXFAM, SCF and the rest of the usual suspects to give generously to the latest famine relief appeal. This time it’s... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
US markets follow global shares lowerMajor U.S. stock indexes veered sharply lower in midday trading Thursday as con
US markets follow global shares lower
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted an hour ago
Major U.S. stock indexes veered sharply lower in midday trading Thursday as concerns about global economic weakness intensified, even as Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen reiterated her confidence in the U.S. economy. The latest slide followed steep... Read more
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Silicon Valley
U.S. stock markets plunge amid global selloffMajor U.S. stock indexes veered sharply lower in morning trading Thursday as co
U.S. stock markets plunge amid global selloff
Silicon Valley / Posted an hour ago
Major U.S. stock indexes veered sharply lower in morning trading Thursday as concerns about global economic weakness intensified. The latest slide followed steep market declines all around the world. Financial stocks were among the biggest decliners... Read more
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examiner.com
Alaskan hero dog who led authorities to burning home passed awayA hero German shepherd, who led an Alaskan State Trooper to his owner's home in
Alaskan hero dog who led authorities to burning home passed away
examiner.com / Posted an hour ago
A hero German shepherd, who led an Alaskan State Trooper to his owner's home in Talkeetna, which had caught fire died this week; Buddy's "divine intervention" will always be remembered, reported KtuuNews. In 2010, homeowner Ben Heinrichs, 23, had... Read more
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Medical News Today
Sneezing: how a complex fluid outpour contributes to disease spreadIt is common knowledge that a person should cover their mouth when they sneeze
Sneezing: how a complex fluid outpour contributes to disease spread
Medical News Today / Posted an hour ago
It is common knowledge that a person should cover their mouth when they sneeze in order to reduce the spread of germs. Now, a new study highlights the importance of this hygiene etiquette, after shedding further light on how sneeze droplets disperse... Read more
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The Irish Times
Irish market down 15% so far this year as growth fears hit Europe’s marketsThe Irish market was hit again on Thursday, with the ISEQ index of Irish shares
Irish market down 15% so far this year as growth fears hit Europe’s markets
The Irish Times / Posted an hour ago
The Irish market was hit again on Thursday, with the ISEQ index of Irish shares ending the day down 2.4 per cent. It has lost more than 15 per cent of its value since the start of the year. There has been a similar fall in markets across Europe,... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
US markets follow global shares lowerU.S. stocks moved sharply lower early Thursday following steep market declines
US markets follow global shares lower
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted an hour ago
U.S. stocks moved sharply lower early Thursday following steep market declines all around the world as concerns about global economic weakness intensified. Financials stocks were among the biggest decliners as investors worried that interest rates in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Horrified 16-stone student halves her body weight after seeing THIS in a shopWhen Lisejda Kurti saw a heavily overweight woman in a shop, she vowed she woul
Horrified 16-stone student halves her body weight after seeing THIS in a shop
Daily Mirror / Posted an hour ago
When Lisejda Kurti saw a heavily overweight woman in a shop, she vowed she would never look like that. At 18-years-old Lisi weighed nearly 16 stone and wore size 18 clothes. Lisi, from East London, said: "My weight has always yoyo’d for as long as... Read more
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The Advocate
Building listed on historic registerThe building housing Crowder Antiques in the Old Hotel in Denham Springs was of
Building listed on historic register
The Advocate / Posted an hour ago
The building housing Crowder Antiques in the Old Hotel in Denham Springs was officially placed on the National Register of Historic Places, said Florence Crowder, whose research into the site of the former Brown Hotel contributed to the... Read more
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PhysOrg
South Africa's Sterkfontein Caves produce two new hominin fossilsNew homonin molar was found in Sterkfontein Caves. Credit: Jason Heaton Two new
South Africa's Sterkfontein Caves produce two new hominin fossils
PhysOrg / Posted an hour ago
New homonin molar was found in Sterkfontein Caves. Credit: Jason Heaton Two new hominin fossils have been found in a previously uninvestigated chamber in the Sterkfontein Caves, just North West of Johannesburg in South Africa. The two new specimens,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Breaking cell barriers with retractable protein nanoneedlesIn this time-lapse, retractable protein actuators called "R bodies" - found nat
Breaking cell barriers with retractable protein nanoneedles
PhysOrg / Posted an hour ago
In this time-lapse, retractable protein actuators called "R bodies" - found naturally in certain bacteria - are seen extending from barely-visible tiny coils into long pointy tubes that are capable of rupturing cell membranes. The extension is... Read more
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ABC News
US Markets Follow Global Shares LowerMajor U.S. stock indexes veered sharply lower in midday trading Thursday as con
US Markets Follow Global Shares Lower
ABC News / Posted an hour ago
Major U.S. stock indexes veered sharply lower in midday trading Thursday as concerns about global economic weakness intensified, even as Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen reiterated her confidence in the U.S. economy. The latest slide followed steep... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norfolk-based construction body CITB to cut workforce by 30pc The new building at CITB. Picture: Ian Burt Hundreds of jobs will be cut at
Norfolk-based construction body CITB to cut workforce by 30pc
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted an hour ago
The new building at CITB. Picture: Ian Burt Hundreds of jobs will be cut at a Norfolk-headquartered construction body after it announced major restructure plans. The Construction... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
U.S. stock markets plunge amid global selloffMajor U.S. stock indexes veered sharply lower in morning trading Thursday as co
U.S. stock markets plunge amid global selloff
Inside Bay Area / Posted an hour ago
Major U.S. stock indexes veered sharply lower in morning trading Thursday as concerns about global economic weakness intensified. The latest slide followed steep market declines all around the world. Financial stocks were among the biggest decliners... Read more
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The Mercury News
U.S. stock markets plunge amid global selloffMajor U.S. stock indexes veered sharply lower in morning trading Thursday as co
U.S. stock markets plunge amid global selloff
The Mercury News / Posted an hour ago
Major U.S. stock indexes veered sharply lower in morning trading Thursday as concerns about global economic weakness intensified. The latest slide followed steep market declines all around the world. Financial stocks were among the biggest decliners... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Revolutionary discovery: Scientists find gravitational waves Einstein predictedIn a discovery that promises to revolutionize astronomy, scientists have made t
Revolutionary discovery: Scientists find gravitational waves Einstein predicted
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted an hour ago
In a discovery that promises to revolutionize astronomy, scientists have made the first direct observations of gravitational waves – bizarre ripples in space-time foreseen by Albert Einstein a century ago. The find is a triumph for Einstein’s... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
U.S. stock markets plunge amid global selloffMajor U.S. stock indexes veered sharply lower in morning trading Thursday as co
U.S. stock markets plunge amid global selloff
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted an hour ago
Major U.S. stock indexes veered sharply lower in morning trading Thursday as concerns about global economic weakness intensified. The latest slide followed steep market declines all around the world. Financial stocks were among the biggest decliners... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
U.S. markets dive amid global selloffALEX VEIGA, AP Business Writer Major U.S. stock indexes veered sharply lower i
U.S. markets dive amid global selloff
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 hours ago
ALEX VEIGA, AP Business Writer Major U.S. stock indexes veered sharply lower in morning trading Thursday as concerns about global economic weakness intensified. The latest slide followed steep market declines all around the world. Financial stocks... Read more
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FOX Business
Stocks Swoon as Investors Flock to Safe HavensU.S. equity markets dropped sharply on Thursday as the Nasdaq neared bear-marke
Stocks Swoon as Investors Flock to Safe Havens
FOX Business / Posted 2 hours ago
U.S. equity markets dropped sharply on Thursday as the Nasdaq neared bear-market territory, and global markets eyed more negative central bank interest-rate policy. As of 12:00 p.m. ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was 321 points lower, or 2.02%... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Kansas Supreme Court invalidates school funding lawTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) � The Kansas Supreme Court struck down a stopgap law for fund
Kansas Supreme Court invalidates school funding law
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 2 hours ago
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) � The Kansas Supreme Court struck down a stopgap law for funding the state's public schools on Thursday, saying it left poor districts $54 million short. The justices unanimously ruled that the Republican-backed law doesn't comply... Read more
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FOX Business
Stocks Swoon as Investors Flock to Safe HavensU.S. equity markets dropped sharply on Thursday as the Nasdaq neared bear-marke
Stocks Swoon as Investors Flock to Safe Havens
FOX Business / Posted 2 hours ago
U.S. equity markets dropped sharply on Thursday as the Nasdaq neared bear-market territory, and global markets eyed more negative central bank interest-rate policy. Continue Reading Below As of 12:00 p.m. ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Pope-patriarch summit step in remaking Cuba into haven for negotiationsHAVANA — The heads of the Roman Catholic and Russian Orthodox churches will hol
Pope-patriarch summit step in remaking Cuba into haven for negotiations
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 2 hours ago
HAVANA — The heads of the Roman Catholic and Russian Orthodox churches will hold a historic meeting Friday in the threadbare international airport of an officially secular, communist-run tropical island. Odd as the location seems, Pope Francis’ and... Read more
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Daily Star
Boffins discover mysterious ‘window’ to watch Big BangTOLD YOU SO: Albert Einstein predicted gravitational waves – but they have only
Boffins discover mysterious ‘window’ to watch Big Bang
Daily Star / Posted 2 hours ago
TOLD YOU SO: Albert Einstein predicted gravitational waves – but they have only just been prove An international team of the cleverest people in the galaxy have detected long-fabled shockwaves from the colossal cosmic collision – more than a billion... Read more
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Gamasutra
See Pokemon GO deconstructed at GDC's Smartphone & Tablet Games SummitWith the 2016 Game Developers Conference right around the corner, organizers wo
See Pokemon GO deconstructed at GDC's Smartphone & Tablet Games Summit
Gamasutra / Posted 2 hours ago
With the 2016 Game Developers Conference right around the corner, organizers would like to highlight some of the great talks taking place at the conference's Smartphone & Tablet Games Summit to ensure you don't miss out on some great mobile game... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Dairy Queen Brand Launches Singles Blizzard Treat this Valentine's Day to Toast Singles Outnumbering Married AmericansStep aside, couples: Singles are redefining the most romantic day of the year.
Dairy Queen Brand Launches Singles Blizzard Treat this Valentine's Day to Toast Singles Outnumbering Married Americans
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 2 hours ago
Step aside, couples: Singles are redefining the most romantic day of the year. According to a national survey*, 50 percent of singles classify themselves as “Proud Singles” on Valentine’s Day and are ready to break the “Sad Single” cliché, yet only... Read more
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Wired News
Scientists Spot the Gravitational Waves that Flex the UniverseIn deep space, two black holes spiraled toward each other, their tremendous mas
Scientists Spot the Gravitational Waves that Flex the Universe
Wired News / Posted 2 hours ago
In deep space, two black holes spiraled toward each other, their tremendous mass warping spacetime and propagating gravitational waves across the fabric of the universe at light-speed. The two black holes eventually crashed into one another and... Read more
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