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Rescuers end effort to find body of man swallowed by Fla. sinkhole; home to be ...

Fox News - ‎49 minutes ago‎
SEFFNER, Fla. - Crews planned to begin demolishing a Florida home Sunday that is perched over a huge sinkhole, deeming it too dangerous to keep searching for the man swallowed into the earth from his bedroom.
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Budget cuts' impact may be hard to see right away

Barre Montpelier Times Argus - ‎1 hour ago‎
WASHINGTON - Seventeen months after President Barack Obama signed doomsday budget legislation that was never intended to become law, the sweeping spending reductions in the measure have been imposed.
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Syria's al Assad calls UK a “bully” and says it can't help in crisis

euronews - ‎59 minutes ago‎
Syrian president Bashar al Assad has accused the UK of having a “tradition of bullying and hegemony”. In an interview with British paper the Sunday Times, Assad described the UK as not helping to start dialogue between his government and the rebels.
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'Heartbroken' Brian Stann admits over-aggression led to UFC on FUEL TV 8 loss

USA TODAY - ‎25 minutes ago‎
brian-stann-21.JPG SAITAMA, Japan - For five minutes, it looked like Brian Stann (12-6 MMA, 6-5 UFC) was having his way with MMA legend Wanderlei Silva (35-12-1 MMA, 5-7 UFC) in the main event of this weekend's UFC on FUEL TV 8 event.
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A Star Returns as Duke Shows It's Back

New York Times - ‎5 hours ago‎
DURHAM, N.C. - Duke Coach Mike Krzyzewski did not have to worry about fans storming the court when the Blue Devils faced Miami on Saturday night in an Atlantic Coast Conference showdown.
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The Oft-Predicted Fickle Syrian 'Tipping Point' Has Tipped - OpEd

Albany Tribune - ‎Mar 1, 2013‎
This observer lost count more than a year ago of the sheer number of predictions by analysts and lobbyists that the “tipping point” signaling the Assad government's collapse was a sure thing and would happen any time now.
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Malaysia police die in fresh Sabah gun battle

BBC News - ‎1 hour ago‎
At least five police officers have died in an armed clash with gunmen in eastern Sabah state, officials in Malaysia say. Police are investigating whether the firefight in Semporna on Saturday night was linked to an armed incursion by Filippino men 150km (90 ...
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Islamist militant Mokhtar Belmokhtar 'killed in Mali'

BBC News - ‎39 minutes ago‎
Islamist militant Mokhtar Belmokhtar has been killed by Chadian soldiers in Mali, Chad's armed forces say. His death was announced on Chadian state television but has not been confirmed by other sources.
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Protests in Egypt ahead of US Sec of State's meeting with Mursi

euronews - ‎59 minutes ago‎
People angry at what they perceive as US support for Egyptian president Mohamed Mursi have been protesting during a visit by the US Secretary of State, John Kerry.
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Bangladesh deaths as Jamaat protest strike begins

BBC News - ‎2 hours ago‎
At least seven people have died in clashes in Bangladesh at the start of a strike called over a death sentence given to an Islamist party leader.
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Pair of Ky. Highway Crashes Kills 6,...

ABC News - ‎4 hours ago‎
Kentucky State Police were investigating whether distracted driving caused a tractor-trailer to plow into an SUV carrying eight people on Saturday, killing six and possibly triggering a serious crash on the opposite side of the highway.
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Ceremony for Monitor sailors stirs familial ties

WRIC - ‎16 hours ago‎
By STEVE SZKOTAK Associated Press. RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - The interment of 2 USS Monitor sailors at Arlington National Cemetery will bring together people from across the country with distant but powerful ties to those who died aboard the Union ironclad ...
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Fla. high school student reportedly suspended after disarming gunman

Fox News - ‎33 minutes ago‎
A 16-year-old Florida high school student says he was suspended for three days for wrestling a loaded revolver away from a teen threatening to shoot.
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Buffett says $24 billion gain wasn't good enough

MarketWatch - ‎1 hour ago‎
In his highly anticipated annual shareholder letter, published Friday, famed investor Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. went straight to the bad news.
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Dollar gains, US shares rebound on ISM data

Reuters - ‎Mar 1, 2013‎
By Herbert Lash. NEW YORK | Fri Mar 1, 2013 4:35pm EST. NEW YORK (Reuters) - Global equity markets fell and the euro slumped to a two-month low on Friday as weak economic data from Europe and China weighed on prices, but Wall Street stocks ...
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Evernote says security has been breached by hackers

BBC News - ‎14 hours ago‎
The California-based company, that allows people to store and organise personal data on an external server, is thought to have about 50 million users.
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Google+ Social Sign-In Has Pros, Cons

InformationWeek - ‎19 hours ago‎
Google+ Sign-In offers tighter mobile integration and additional controls. But will it allay user fears? Start The Discussion · Tweet; Mail Mail; Print Print · Debra Donston-Miller | March 02, 2013 09:06 AM.
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Drive On: Last Chevrolet Corvette rolls down GM line

USA TODAY (blog) - ‎23 minutes ago‎
Normally, the last car coming off the assembly line is sad moment, especially when it is a storied model like the Chevrolet Corvette.
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Judge: Lindsay Lohan will go to trial March 18 for lying to police

Fox News - ‎Mar 1, 2013‎
Lindsay Lohan may want to make nice with her old lawyer, Shawn Chapman Holley. All motions made by Lohan's new New York City lawyer, Mark Heller, to delay or do away with altogether the actress' scheduled March 18 trial were denied today by a ...
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Eric Stonestreet Tweets Pic Stuck in Elevator with Jesse Tyler Ferguson and ...

E! Online - ‎1 hour ago‎
Modern Family costars Eric Stonestreet, Julie Bowen and Jesse Tyler Ferguson got a whole lot closer over the weekend! The threesome were stuck in an elevator Friday while en route to a charity event, but didn't let the potentially frightening situation get them ...
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Michael Jackson Lawsuit Against AEG Live Concerning Dr. Conrad Murray ...

AceShowbiz - ‎5 hours ago‎
Katherine Jackson will start trial April 2 to prove that the concert promoter had negligently allowed Dr. Conrad Murray to care exclusively for her son and failed to properly supervise him while he was doing his duty.
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Flacco, Ravens OK 6-year, $120.6M deal - ‎16 hours ago‎
The Ravens have agreed to a new six-year, $120.6 million contract with quarterback Joe Flacco, has learned. Flacco will reportedly sign on Monday and will become the highest paid player in NFL history.
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Guthrie, Thompson share Honda Classic lead

USA TODAY - ‎9 hours ago‎
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) - PGA Tour rookie Luke Guthrie and Michael Thompson survived the chilly, blustery conditions and shared the lead Saturday in the Honda Classic.
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Dynamo outlast United in opener

Philadelphia Inquirer - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Houston Dynamo, runners-up in the MLS Cup in 2012, started 2013 in a winning way on Saturday by beating visiting D.C. United, 2-0.
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Nadal tops Ferrer in Mexican Open final

Yahoo! Sports - ‎20 minutes ago‎
Spains Rafael Nadal serves to Spains David Ferrer es during the final round match at the View Photo. Spains Rafael Nadal serves to Spains David Ferrer es during the final round match at the Mexico Open in Acapulco, Mexico, Saturday, March 2, 2013.
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Spring Headlines: Bud Selig calls for tougher PED penalties, Ichiro OK after car ...

Yahoo! Sports (blog) - ‎26 minutes ago‎
(AP)While meeting with the media on Saturday, Commissioner Bud Selig announced that he's pushing hard for Major League Baseball and the players' association to come to terms on stricter punishments for performance-enhancing drug offenses, with an ...
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Researchers: Volcanic eruptions offset recent global warming

Science Recorder - ‎Mar 1, 2013‎
The researchers warn that the 10-year climate data sets collected by this study are not extensive enough to identify climate change trends.
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Third radiation belt discovered - ‎21 hours ago‎
Since 1958 scientists have known that Earth is circled by two doughnut-like rings of trapped charged particles called the Van Allen radiation belts.
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Calcitonin Salmon Drugs Linked To High Risk Of Cancer, FDA Says

Latinos Post - ‎13 hours ago‎
The benefits of drugs made with calcitonin salmon, that is often used to treat osteoporosis in postmenopausal women, may be overshadowed by an increased risk of cancer---according to a staff of reviewers from the U.S.
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Facebook, Google tech gurus to design cancer research game

Reuters - ‎Feb 28, 2013‎
By Kate Kelland. LONDON | Thu Feb 28, 2013 7:11pm EST. LONDON (Reuters) - Scientists from a British cancer charity are teaming up with technology gurus from the likes of Amazon, Facebook and Google to design and develop a mobile game aimed at ...
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