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Hackers compromise AP Twitter account

CBS News - ‎11 minutes ago‎
Updated 11:12 PM ET. NEW YORK Hackers compromised Twitter accounts of The Associated Press on Tuesday, sending out a false tweet about an attack at the White House.
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Petraeus to Join CUNY as Visiting Professor

New York Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
David H. Petraeus, who resigned as director of the Central Intelligence Agency last November after having an extramarital affair with his biographer, will serve as a visiting professor at the City University of New York next academic year, the university ...
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Women shot by LAPD during Dorner manhunt get hefty payout

Los Angeles Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
The mother and daughter newspaper carriers injured when police mistakenly fired on them during the manhunt for ex-cop Christopher Dorner would receive $4.2 million under a settlement announced by city officials.
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Apple to spend $100 billion to buy back shares, raise dividend

Los Angeles Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
Apple Inc. will spend an unprecedented $100 billion to buy back shares and increase its dividend - a not-so-subtle attempt to appease jittery investors who have seen the company's stock plunge by nearly half in recent months.
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Celtics fall into 0-2 hole vs. Knicks

Boston Herald - ‎1 hour ago‎
NEW YORK - The Knicks weren't going to shoot somewhere in the vicinity of Wade Boggs' lifetime batting average forever. By the time the Celtics left the floor for good, battered by a succession of New York runs in a 87-71 Game 2 loss, they were in a hole ...
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Terror suspects led vastly different lives, but allegedly shared same goal

Globe and Mail
53 minutes ago
Written by
Les Perreaux
The two suspects accused of being involved in an alleged al-Qaeda-linked terrorism plot may have led vastly different lives after their arrival in Canada, but allegedly shared the goal of killing Canadians by derailing a Via Rail passenger train, police say.
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Car Explodes Outside French Embassy in Libya

New York Times - ‎3 hours ago‎
CAIRO - A car bomb destroyed about half of the French Embassy in Libya early Tuesday, officials said, in the most significant attack against a Western interest in the country since the killing last September of the American ambassador, J. Christopher Stevens ...
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Classes canceled tomorrow in response to protest aftermath

The Dartmouth - ‎7 hours ago‎
Classes will be replaced by programming in order to unite community members "to discuss Dartmouth's commitment to fostering debate that promotes respect for individuals, civil and engaged discourse, and the value of diverse opinions," the email said.
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Lawmakers cite Boston bombings in questions on immigration bill

Los Angeles Times - ‎57 minutes ago‎
WASHINGTON - On the third day of hearings on a bill to overhaul the immigration system, senators took a break from partisan sniping and grilled Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano on whether the Boston bombings had exposed shortcomings in ...
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Utah Mormon bishop brandishes Samurai sword to defend neighbor

Chicago Tribune - ‎36 minutes ago‎
By Jennifer Dobner SALT LAKE CITY, April 23 (Reuters) - A Mormon bishop armed. with a Samurai sword came to the defense of his neighbor on.

College friends tell of a fun-loving, sociable Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Los Angeles Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. - If Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is responsible for setting off pressure-cooker bombs at the Boston Marathon, as authorities allege, he displayed a remarkable poker face at his college campus in southeastern Massachusetts.
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Bird flu eats up Yum profits in China

CNN - ‎45 minutes ago‎
The fast-food giant said Wednesday that same-store sales in China dropped 20% in the first quarter, as it continues to grapple with the fallout from a food safety scandal and fears over a new strain of bird flu.
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Wealth of nearly all Americans fell after the recession

Los Angeles Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
WASHINGTON - The richest 7% of American families saw their average wealth soar 28% from 2009 to 2011, while the remaining households lost 4% of their net worth over the same period, according to a new report.
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What a condiment: HEB to sell Whataburger-brand ketchup and mustard

Houston Chronicle - ‎3 hours ago‎
Heinz may dominate the U.S. ketchup market, but H-E-B is betting Texas consumers will opt for a home-state favorite. The grocery chain announced Tuesday that it would begin selling ketchup and mustard branded Whataburger, which like H-E-B is ...
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Microsoft signs patent deal with Chinese phone maker ZTE

CNET
1 hour ago
Written by
Jay Greene
The software giant says it now has patent deals with companies that make 80 percent of Andriod phones sold in the United States and a majority of those sold worldwide.
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iPhone 4: The check is in the mail - ConsumerAffairs.com

ConsumerAffairs
1 hour ago
Written by
Jon Hood
Jonathan Hood is a New York City attorney who practices intellectual property law. He is also knowledgeable about consumer class actions and criminal defense.
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Emma Watson In New 'Bling Ring' Trailer: Watch Now!

MTV.com
3 hours ago
Written by
Terri Schwartz
'I want to rob,' the 'Harry Potter' alum says in latest preview of Sofia Coppola film. By Terri Schwartz. In anticipation of the upcoming "Bling Ring" premiere at the Cannes Film Festival , a new trailer for the Sofia Coppola-directed flick has made its way online.
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Allan Arbus dies at 95; played psychiatrist on 'M*A*S*H'

Los Angeles Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
As the wise, dryly humorous psychiatrist caring for shellshocked surgeons and troops in the hit television series "M*A*S*H," actor Allan Arbus was so convincing that at least one colleague assumed he had expertise in the medical specialty.
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'DWTS' eliminated contestant: 'I don't know anything about dancing'

Entertainment Weekly - ‎25 minutes ago‎
SPOILER ahead! Week 6′s eliminated contestant spoke to EW after the Dancing With the Stars results show. dancing-with-the-stars-elimination.
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Justin Bieber pet monkey still detained in Munich

New York Daily News - ‎4 hours ago‎
German customs authorities said Tuesday that Justin Bieber's monkey is going nowhere for now even though the singer has apparently asked that it be removed from an animal shelter where it is staying and be placed in a zoo.
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Dwayne Johnson Shows Off Bulging Biceps From Hospital Bed After Emergency ...

E! Online - ‎1 hour ago‎
Could it be that undergoing emergency hernia surgery left Dwayne Johnson with even more energy than usual? The erstwhile Rock showed that it's impossible to keep his bod of steel down for long, posting a twitpic of himself that was taken from his hospital ...
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Pro Side: Braves' Heyward sidelined after undergoing appendectomy

UConn Daily Campus - ‎2 hours ago‎
Following a series of days off due to sickness and an appendectomy last Monday night, Atlanta Braves right fielder Jason Heyward was placed on the 15-day disabled list yesterday.
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College Football Playoff arrives

ESPN - ‎1 hour ago‎
So what if Wonder Bread is now the front-runner to sponsor major college football's first postseason playoff? On Tuesday, FBS conference commissioners announced the College Football Playoff will replace the Bowl Championship Series when a new ...
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Mets Lose Lead, and the Game, but Hope Niese Heals Quickly

New York Times - ‎31 minutes ago‎
Right after his 54th pitch on Tuesday night, Jon Niese stumbled off the mound and performed an awkward 720-degree spin. The comebacker that had struck him plopped onto the mound, and as the game whirred on around him, he limped toward home plate, ...
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Hubble snaps first image of ISON, the comet of the century

The Space Reporter - ‎11 minutes ago‎
ISON, dubbed by some as the 'comet of the century,' could become the brightest comet in modern history, according to astronomers.
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US hospitals send hundreds of immigrant patients back to home countries to ...

Washington Post - ‎20 hours ago‎
DES MOINES, Iowa - Days after they were badly hurt in a car accident, Jacinto Cruz and Jose Rodriguez-Saldana lay unconscious in an Iowa hospital while the American health care system weighed what to do with the two immigrants from Mexico.
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9/11 Rescuers Suffer Cancer Rates 15 Percent Higher Than General Public

Latinos Post - ‎2 hours ago‎
Many of the first responders who put their lives in imminent danger to save and care for victims during the New York City terrorist attacks Sept.
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