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Egypt's judges set to fight Morsi power play

Washington Post - ‎26 minutes ago‎
CAIRO - Egypt's association of judges called Saturday for the judicial system to come to a halt to fight an assertion of near-absolute power by the nation's first democratically elected president, setting the stage for a confrontation between the courts and a man ...
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3 seriously hurt after fire breaks out at State Dept.

USA TODAY - ‎11 minutes ago‎
People walk past the U.S. State Department building on July 6, 2011 in Washington. (Photo: Karen Bleier, AFP/Getty Images). Story Highlights.
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Gas Explosion Damaged 42 Buildings in Massachusetts

Wall Street Journal - ‎1 hour ago‎
SPRINGFIELD, Mass.—A natural-gas explosion damaged 42 homes and businesses in western Massachusetts' largest city, building inspectors assessing the damage said.
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Hamas Claim of Progress Complicates Talk of Truce

New York Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
GAZA - Confusion continued Saturday over the status of cease-fire talks Egypt is conducting between Hamas and Israel, as the Hamas prime minister announced progress regarding restrictions on the movements of fishermen and farmers in the border area, ...
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Meyer leads Buckeyes to bittersweet unbeaten season

Yahoo! Sports - ‎12 minutes ago‎
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Urban Meyer enhanced his reputation as one of the top coaches in the country by leading Ohio State to a 26-21 win in his first matchup against Michigan, completing an unbeaten season with the Buckeyes.
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Turkey expects NATO Patriot missile decision within week

Reuters - ‎8 hours ago‎
ISTANBUL | Sat Nov 24, 2012 10:08am EST. ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey expects NATO to make a decision about deploying surface-to-air Patriot missiles along its southern border with Syria within the next week, Defence Minister Ismet Yilmaz said on ...
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Some states buck the trend and preserve penmanship

USA TODAY - ‎2 hours ago‎
A student practices writing in cursive at St. Mark's Lutheran School in Hacienda Heights, Calif., Oct. 18, 2012. (Photo: Jae C. Hong, AP).
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For Couple Seeking to Draw Smiles at Parade, Annual Clown Ritual Turns Tragic

New York Times - ‎21 hours ago‎
There they were, seeking to amuse the packed rows of onlookers at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday, ambling along amid the bobbing Hello Kitty and The Elf on the Shelf balloons, the preening majorettes, the blaring bands.
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NEWSMAKER-UPDATE 1-Backed by Obama, sharp-tongued Susan Rice battles ...

Reuters - ‎7 hours ago‎
Sat Nov 24, 2012 10:41am EST. * Rice's chances of replacing Clinton damaged by Benghazi. * Her behavior at U.N. seen as blunt, rude by some diplomats.
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Deputy at Texas pileup: 'Children bleeding ... cars on top of cars'

Los Angeles Times - ‎Nov 23, 2012‎
Texas deputy sheriff Rod Carroll is calling it the Thanksgiving Day nightmare. The deputy in Jefferson County in southeast Texas heard an emergency call on his radio about a multivehicle pileup near his rural home, on Interstate 10 near Beaumont, a Gulf ...
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Black Friday Shopping

WGBA-TV - ‎29 minutes ago‎
Stores were packed with people waiting to get the best bargains and with some opening on Thanksgiving night, crowds were able to get an even earlier start.
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Thanksgiving steals sales from Black Friday

The Associated Press - ‎26 minutes ago‎
Thanksgiving shopping took a noticeable bite out of Black Friday's start to the holiday season, as the latest survey found retail sales fell slightly from last year.
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After Black Friday, local merchants host Small Business Saturday

Los Angeles Times - ‎54 minutes ago‎
A day after shoppers surged into malls for Black Friday, local merchants around the country are welcoming them to Small Business Saturday.
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Black Friday a good one for stock market

San Francisco Chronicle - ‎19 hours ago‎
STOCK MARKET. Great week on Wall Street. The stock market enjoyed some Black Friday cheer, rising sharply as shoppers braved the post-Thanksgiving rush.
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Utah Congressman-elect Chris Stewart to write Smart memoir

Fox News - ‎2 hours ago‎
The memoir of Elizabeth Smart -- who became a Mormon missionary after being kidnapped for nine months -- is being written by a Utah Republican recently elected to Congress.
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House to vote on revised STEM jobs bill

Hot Air (blog) - ‎43 minutes ago‎
The dust hadn't even settled from the debacle of 2012 before we heard that the GOP would be warming up to the idea of immigration reform in an effort to make some inroads with Hispanic voters.
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Review: Gift guide to full-size tablets

Businessweek - ‎Nov 23, 2012‎
NEW YORK (AP) - Tablets are at the top of many wish lists this holiday season. But what to get? The choice used to be pretty limited, with the iPad dominating the latecomers.
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Facebook Asks Users If It Can Abolish Their Right To Vote On Future Site ...

TechCrunch - ‎Nov 21, 2012‎
Today Facebook will send its largest email blast to date, informing all 1 billion users that it's proposing to modify the site's governance structure and remove the ability for users to vote on changes.
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Halle Berry and Nahla Enjoy a Girls' Day Out After Thanksgiving Day Brawl

E! Online - ‎4 hours ago‎
Halle Berry is taking some time away from her holiday weekend drama. The 46-year-old Cloud Atlas star was snapped taking her 4-year-old daughter Nahla to the Yo Gabba Gabba show at the Nokia Theater at LA Live in Los Angeles Friday, just one day ...
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UPDATE 1-Psy's 'Gangnam Style' video becomes YouTube's most viewed

Reuters - ‎49 minutes ago‎
Sat Nov 24, 2012 5:25pm EST. * "Gangnam Style" tops 809 million views. * YouTube says rise of Psy's video is unprecedented.
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'The X Factor' eliminates Arin Ray and Beatrice Miller in double elimination

Reality TV World - ‎4 hours ago‎
The X Factor eliminated two acts and determined its Top 8 second-season finalist acts Thursday night during the Fox reality singing competition's live results show.
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Lil Wayne Reveals His Plans To Retire From Music

Maboot - ‎1 hour ago‎
New Orleans grown rapper Lil Wayne has announced his shocking plans to retire from music, whilst declaring that his upcoming album 'Carter V' will be his last.
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Anne Hathaway on 'Les Mis' hair: 'I looked like my gay brother'

Los Angeles Times
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Anne Hathaway spared vanity in taking the part of Fantine, the dying young mother abandoned by her lover and stricken with disease in the upcoming "Les Miserables.
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Hector 'Macho' Camacho: Boxing world mourns the loss of one of its greatest ...

New York Daily News - ‎49 minutes ago‎
Hector “Macho” Camacho was a brilliant boxer whose endearing persona made you forget what a truly tortured soul he was. That is what those in boxing recalled most about the three-division champion who died in a San Juan Hospital after his family ...
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Parsons gets taste of stardom after breakout performance

Houston Chronicle (blog) - ‎1 hour ago‎
With the attention and scrutiny enveloping Jeremy Lin's every move, Chandler Parsons dueled Carmelo Anthony. He poured in 3-pointers and finished breaks.
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No. 3 Georgia stays right in thick of national championship race, blowing out Ga ...

Washington Post - ‎2 hours ago‎
ATHENS, Ga. - The Georgia Bulldogs collected a trophy at midfield for another win over their state rival, then got some encouragement from the governor in their quest for a bigger reward.
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ISS astronauts celebrate Turkey day with thermo-stabilized yams

The Space Reporter - ‎17 hours ago‎
Astronauts aboard the International Space Station celebrated Thanksgiving with a delicious feast. NASA astronauts and their international colleagues ate space versions of many Americans' Thanksgiving favorites: Irradiated smoked turkey, thermo-stabilized ...
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Large Mars Dust Storm is Brewing

Discovery News - ‎3 hours ago‎
Discovery News > Space News > Large Mars Dust Storm is Brewing. Large Mars Dust Storm is Brewing. As a Mars satellite tracks the evolution of a regional dust storm, NASA's rovers experience local weather changes.
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Roche pledges to release Tamiflu data

Financial Times - ‎Nov 22, 2012‎
Roche, the Swiss pharmaceutical group, has pledged to release more data about its blockbuster drug Tamiflu to enable greater independent scrutiny of its efficacy and safety in the prevention and treatment of flu.

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