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Israel, Turkey to restore relations after Netanyahu apologizes for Gaza flotilla ...

Xinhua - ‎25 minutes ago‎
JERUSALEM, March 22 (Xinhua) -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Friday phoned his Turkish counterpart, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and apologized for an Israeli naval raid three years ago in which nine Turkish nationals were killed, with the two ...
Israel and Turkey agree to restore diplomatic ties
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Three Marines die in shootings at Quantico

Washington Post - ‎1 hour ago‎
Two Marines were shot and killed late Thursday at the Officer Candidate School at the Marine Corps Base Quantico, and the suspected shooter, also a Marine, fatally shot himself inside a barracks on the base, authorities said.
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White supremacist killed in Texas investigated in Colorado murders

Reuters - ‎50 minutes ago‎
By Corrie MacLaggan. AUSTIN, Texas | Fri Mar 22, 2013 8:39pm EDT. AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - A white supremacist ex-convict who died in a roadside gun battle with Texas police was being investigated for possible links to the murders of a Colorado ...
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Apple security flaw discovered; two-step verification recommended

Los Angeles Times
2 hours ago
Written by
Salvador Rodriguez
A major security flaw was discovered Friday that makes it possible to easily change another user's Apple ID password and hijack the account.
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Ashley Greene's dog dies in fire that destroys 'Twilight' star's West Hollywood ...

New York Daily News - ‎4 hours ago‎
Actress Ashley Greene's West Hollywood apartment was destroyed Friday morning in a fire that claimed the life of one of the “Twilight” star's dogs, TMZ reported.
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Pro-Assad Cleric Killed in Blast in Damascus

New York Times - ‎Mar 21, 2013‎
BEIRUT, Lebanon - A large explosion killed at least 42 people inside a central Damascus mosque on Thursday, including the top Sunni cleric in Syria, one of the major remaining Sunni supporters of President Bashar al-Assad's embattled government in the ...
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Xi turns to Russian for first foreign trip

Financial Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
China's new president Xi Jinping made his first foreign trip to Russia on Friday, a visit freighted with symbolism but short on substance that will nonetheless showcase the two former adversaries who have been driven closer by commitment to a “multipolar” ...

Police checking report of armed man on University of Arizona campus

Fox News - ‎38 minutes ago‎
TUCSON, Ariz. - Police have converged on the University of Arizona campus in Tucson after receiving a report of a man with a gun. A text alert was sent to students and staff at 5:07 p.m.
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Senate closes in on first budget in four years

Washington Post - ‎23 minutes ago‎
Senate Democrats were pressing late Friday toward approval of their first budget blueprint in four years, a political milestone that would cap months of GOP criticism and set the stage for direct negotiations with the Republican-controlled House.
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FCC's Genachowski to step down; some hope for tougher successor

Los Angeles Times
25 minutes ago
Written by
Jim Puzzanghera
WASHINGTON - The departure of Julius Genachowski as chairman of the Federal Communications Commission has some public interest groups hoping his successor will fight harder for consumers against the growing clout of telecommunications giants.
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Obama nominee for federal appeals court withdraws

CNN International - ‎3 hours ago‎
Washington (CNN) -- A top judicial nominee has withdrawn her name from consideration after a successful Republican filibuster, with President Obama saying Friday he "was deeply disappointed.
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Boeing plans to layoff machinists

The Seattle Times - ‎3 hours ago‎
When will the board of directors lay off Jim McNerney, Jr. and other key executives who... (March 22, 2013, by Appleton Drinker) MORE.
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Nelson Peltz Owns Stake in PepsiCo

Wall Street Journal - ‎3 hours ago‎
Activist investor Nelson Peltz has bought a renewed stake in snack and beverage giant PepsiCo Inc., according to a person familiar with the matter, putting the spotlight back on the company in the midst of delicate turnaround efforts at its U.S.
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Nike Bulls Earn 500% Overnight Options Gains, Tibco Bears Snap Up Protection

Forbes - ‎7 hours ago‎
NKE - Nike, Inc. - Weekly call options purchased on Nike yesterday ahead of the footwear and apparel maker's better-than-expected third-quarter earnings report released after the closing bell on Thursday fetched big overnight profits for some traders, with ...
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Sheryl Sandberg, “Lean In,” the gender gap in Seattle leadership

The Seattle Times
18 minutes ago
Written by
Sharon Chan
A woman is running for mayor: Kate Martin. It was announced in the Seattle Times, sever... (March 20, 2013, by Terry Parkhurst) MORE.
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Everyone and their mothers are now making smartwatches

Silicon Valley Business Journal - ‎1 hour ago‎
Soon, your watch will be able to turn on your appliances, check your mail, call your mother. Oh, and even tell time. Shana Lynch: Managing Editor- Silicon Valley Business Journal: Email | Twitter | Google.
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Xbox doesn't infringe Motorola patent says judge

SlashGear - ‎1 hour ago‎
A US International Trade Commission Judge has sided with Microsoft in what has been a long legal battle over whether the company infringed on Motorola patents.
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Honda recalls 93000 Acura TSX sedans due to potential engine stalls

SlashGear - ‎20 minutes ago‎
Honda has recalled about 93,000 of its Acura TSX vehicles due to a problem with its ECU (Electronic Control Unit) that could set of a series off problems culminating in engine stalling.
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Meyers added to NBC late-night name game

USA TODAY - ‎44 minutes ago‎
A report with unnamed source says 'Saturday Night Live's' Seth Meyers will succeed 'Late Night's' Jimmy Fallon, who could be heading to 'The Tonight Show.
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No charges for Lindsay Lohan in New York City assault case, lawyer says

Fox News - ‎2 hours ago‎
NEW YORK - New York City prosecutors will not charge Lindsay Lohan in an alleged fight at a Manhattan nightclub in November, an attorney for the actress said Friday.
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Chinua Achebe, groundbreaking Nigerian novelist, dies at 82

Washington Post - ‎50 minutes ago‎
Chinua Achebe, the Nigerian novelist, essayist and poet who largely invented modern African fiction and shaped generations of writers worldwide, foremost with his groundbreaking book “Things Fall Apart,” died March 21 in Boston.
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Miley Cyrus loves the positive vibes around her twerking video

Los Angeles Times
48 minutes ago
Written by
Christie D'Zurilla
After posting a video of herself "twerking" in a unicorn onesie Wednesday, Miley Cyrus sat down with Ryan Seacrest on Friday to give the world a little something in the way of an explanation.
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Commissioners develop strategies to keep Blue Jays in Dunedin - ‎18 minutes ago‎
Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Jose Reyes (7) and other Blue Jays stand during the national anthems Friday before the Jays' spring training baseball game against the Boston Red Sox in Dunedin.
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Celtics-Mavericks Live: Jeff Green Heats Up While His Hoyas Go Down in ... - ‎10 minutes ago‎
Jeff Green, Robin Lopez, Greivis Vasquez. Second quarter, 8:03, Mavericks 35-27: If the Celtics need a spark, maybe they can try telling Jeff Green the results of the Georgetown-Florida Gulf Coast game.
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Dramatic meteor streaks through evening sky

Washington Post (blog) - ‎10 minutes ago‎
Our social media feeds are being peppered by reports that a large, vibrant meteor shot through the sky shortly after 7:50 p.m. The meteor traveled from west to east in the northeast sky eyewitnesses say.
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Another 3D-Printed Moon Base Concept Uses Sintered Regolith Bricks

Science World Report - ‎3 hours ago‎
A team of space architects unveiled another concept for a 3D-printed Moon base called SinterHab near the Lunar South Pole in March, after Foster and Partners together with ESA already anounced that they tested their design and concept in January this ...
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Flu took a heavy toll on children this season

USA TODAY - ‎10 hours ago‎
The CDC says 105 children died of the flu this season, emphasizing the importance of vaccinating everyone older than 6 months. Flu vaccine.
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FDA Seeks to Toughen Defibrillator Regulations

New York Times - ‎12 hours ago‎
WASHINGTON - The Food and Drug Administration said Friday that it was moving to toughen regulation of the industry that produces heart defibrillators - devices used to jolt a failing heart back into its regular rhythm - after tens of thousands of ...
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