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US Is Bolstering Missile Defense to Deter North Korea

New York Times - ‎40 minutes ago‎
WASHINGTON - The Pentagon will spend $1 billion to deploy additional ballistic missile interceptors along the Pacific Coast to counter the growing reach of North Korea's weapons, a decision accelerated by Pyongyang's recent belligerence and indications ...
US ramping up missile defense to meet North Korea threat
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Rob Portman embraces gay marriage - ‎59 minutes ago‎
Mr Portman said he was abandoning his opposition to gay marriage because because he wanted his son Will to have "the joy and the stability" that legally-recognised marriage gives to heterosexual couples.
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White House: Keystone XL Pipeline Not A Climate Change Cure

TIME (blog) - ‎15 minutes ago‎
US President Barack Obama boards Air Force One at the Chicago O'Hare International airport on March 15, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois.
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North Dakota Has Funds to Fight Over...

ABC News - ‎25 minutes ago‎
As oil-rich North Dakota moves toward outlawing most abortions, it's in a better position than most states for what could be a long and costly court battle over its restrictions.
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3 astronauts return to Earth after 144-day mission to space station

Fox News - ‎6 hours ago‎
MOSCOW - A Soyuz space capsule carrying an American astronaut and two Russian cosmonauts has landed on the steppes of Kazakhstan, returning the three men to Earth after a 144-day mission to the International Space Station.
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Steubenville witnesses testify with immunity

Columbus Dispatch - ‎25 minutes ago‎
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Early wildfire chars up to 1000 acres in N Colo.

Seattle Post Intelligencer - ‎2 hours ago‎
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) - The wildfire season that Coloradans have been nervously awaiting arrived in a wind-whipped frenzy in the foothills near Fort Collins.
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Judge rules secret FBI national security letters unconstitutional

Fox News - ‎1 hour ago‎
SAN FRANCISCO - A federal judge has struck down a set of laws allowing the FBI to issue so-called national security letters to banks, phone companies and other businesses demanding customer information.
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Boeing Says 787s May Be Back Soon

Philadelphia Inquirer - ‎2 hours ago‎
Boeing Commercial Airplanes president Ray Conner in Tokyo. Boeing executives say commercial flights of their grounded 787 jets could resume "within weeks, not months.
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Wall Street Week Ahead: Big gains, low valuation - why worry?

Reuters - ‎8 hours ago‎
By Ryan Vlastelica. NEW YORK | Fri Mar 15, 2013 9:29pm EDT. NEW YORK (Reuters) - Major stock indexes have never been higher - and yet that's hardly scaring people.
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Google Reader Bites the Dust. Who's Next?

PC Magazine - ‎14 hours ago‎
Google Reader is powering down due to declining usage; other projects are sure to follow. John Dvorak By John C. Dvorak. March 15, 2013 03:34pm EST; Comments.
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Toyota recalling 209000 FJ Cruisers because of a seat belt problem

Los Angeles Times - ‎16 hours ago‎
Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Inc. is recalling about 209,000 of its FJ Cruiser sport utility vehicles because of a problem involving seat belt retractors.
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PEOPLE EXCLUSIVE: Ryan Seacrest and Julianne Hough Split

People Magazine - ‎10 hours ago‎
After dating for more than two years, Ryan Seacrest and Julianne Hough have decided to take a break and are living apart, sources close to the couple confirm to PEOPLE.
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Mindless Behavior: All Around The World

Washington Post - ‎11 hours ago‎
“Mindless Behavior: All Around the World” is another entry in the ever-expanding pop-umentary genre that, like predecessors “Justin Bieber: Never Say Never” and “Katy Perry: Part of Me,” reminds young people that truly anyone can achieve stardom.
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Burt Wonderstone must pull a rabbit out the hat to compete with “The Call” at box ...

Guardian Express - ‎16 minutes ago‎
The Incredible Burt Wonderstone must pull a rabbit out of a hat to avoid a disappearing act at the box office. Despite its bigger budget and higher-profile cast, the magic comedy starring Steve Carell and Jim Carrey will have to fight against the thriller “The Call” ...
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PASSINGS: Jack Greene, Jesus Cardenas, Stephen Citron

Los Angeles Times - ‎4 hours ago‎
Jack Greene. Grand Ole Opry star sang hit 1960s tune. Jack Greene, 83, a longtime Grand Ole Opry star who earned fame with the late 1960s hit "There Goes My Everything," died Thursday at his Nashville, Tenn.
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Analysis: Despite loss, Duke still to be among top seeds

USA TODAY - ‎5 hours ago‎
After weeks of uncertainty surrounding which teams would earn the four No. 1 seeds in next week's NCAA tournament, the picture finally came into sharper focus in recent days.
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Oregon-UCLA Preview

ESPN - ‎19 minutes ago‎
UCLA is playing for a Pac-12 tournament title in large part because of Jordan Adams' heroics. He won't be able to help the Bruins any more, and Oregon is looking to take advantage.
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Blind Test: Which team is more deserving of a No. 1 seed? - ‎19 hours ago‎
This is it. We're down to the final weekend in college basketball before the start of the NCAA Tournament. For teams still looking to impress the NCAA men's basketball selection committee before Selection Sunday, it's all down to conference tournaments.
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Giant planet may explain evolution of solar system, increase chances of ...

The Space Reporter - ‎4 hours ago‎
It's a discovery that could increase the odds of discovering life outside of our own solar system. According to astronomers, the atmosphere of a massive exoplanet contains water vapor and carbon monoxide– two components that may increase the chances ...
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CERN Physicists See Higgs Boson in New Particle

New York Times - ‎Mar 14, 2013‎
Physicists at CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, said Thursday that the new particle discovered with enormous fanfare last summer definitely looks like a Higgs boson, the particle famously predicted by Peter Higgs and others to imbue ...
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Match Day:137 med students learn their fate

Iowa City Press Citizen
1 hour ago
Written by
Tara Bannow
Match Day 2013: University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine students learn where they've been matched to serve their residencies.
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