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'Lot of Snow to Go': Here Comes Another Round for New England

NBCNews.com - Found 6 hours ago
Snow-socked New England isn't out of the woods yet. The storm on Tuesday buried Massachusetts under as much as 3 feet of snow (in the town of Lunenburg), hurricane-force winds knocked out the Pilgrim nuclear power plant in Plymouth and mammoth coastal swells collapsed a seawall in Marshfield. The ...
'Surreal': National Guard Saves Couple From Flooding Home - NBCNews.com
NY mayor: 'We dodged bullet' - CNN
Blizzard Pounds Maine With Heavy Snow - NBCNews.com
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Who is Sajida al-Rishawi? And why does ISIS care?

CNN - Found 1 hour ago
Story highlights Sajida al-Rishawi is named in a proposed swap for Japanese hostage Kenji Goto She was a failed bomber in a string of terror attacks at Jordanian hotels in 2005 In 2006, al-Rishawi was sentenced to death in Jordan But just who is the woman supposedly named in the latest hostage ...
Hostages' families plead as ISIS deadline nears - CNN
Mother of Hostage Makes Plea for Son's Life - Wall Street Journal
ISIS deadline nears - CNN
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Arizona measles outbreak reaches 'critical point'

USA Today - Found 2 hours ago
Two more cases of measles were confirmed in Arizona on Tuesday, and public-health officials have warned that hundreds more people in the state may have been exposed this month. — a man in Pinal County, Ariz. and a woman in Phoenix — were linked to a family of four whose measles cases were ...
Anti-vaccine parents boost measles comeback: Our view - USA Today
Demand for measles vaccine sends crowds even to anti-vax docs - NBCNews.com
Dvorak: Parents who refuse to vaccinate their children are putting others at risk - Washington Post
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'Lot of Snow to Go': Here Comes Another Round for New England

NBCNews.com - Found 6 hours ago
Snow-socked New England isn't out of the woods yet. The storm on Tuesday buried Massachusetts under as much as 3 feet of snow (in the town of Lunenburg), hurricane-force winds knocked out the Pilgrim nuclear power plant in Plymouth and mammoth coastal swells collapsed a seawall in Marshfield. The ...
'Surreal': National Guard Saves Couple From Flooding Home - NBCNews.com
NY mayor: 'We dodged bullet' - CNN
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Two officers wounded in city council shootout

CNN - Found 14 hours ago
Story highlights Two officers were shot The man dies when police fire back Two officers were shot before police returned fire, killing the man. The officers are expected to survive. The shooting happened right after two newly-sworn in officers left the chambers. As a city council member began a ...
Minn. gunman had troubles with city, cops, family says - USA Today
Gunman Who Shot Cops at City Hall Was Disgruntled: Family - NBCNews.com
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Gold Nuggets Stolen From Wells Fargo Museum

NBCNews.com - Found 11 hours ago
A group of robbers rammed an SUV into the Wells Fargo History Museum in San Francisco and made off with the museum's gold nuggets.
Gold nuggets stolen from Wells Fargo museum in smash-and-grab - USA Today
Gold nuggets stolen from Wells Fargo in smash-and-grab - USA Today
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Who is Sajida al-Rishawi? And why does ISIS care?

CNN - Found 1 hour ago
Story highlights Sajida al-Rishawi is named in a proposed swap for Japanese hostage Kenji Goto She was a failed bomber in a string of terror attacks at Jordanian hotels in 2005 In 2006, al-Rishawi was sentenced to death in Jordan But just who is the woman supposedly named in the latest hostage ...
Hostages' families plead as ISIS deadline nears - CNN
Mother of Hostage Makes Plea for Son's Life - Wall Street Journal
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Libyan Islamic State group affiliate claims hotel attack

FOXNews.com - Found 2 hours ago
TRIPOLI, Libya – A Libyan affiliate of the extremist Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for an attack on a Tripoli luxury hotel that killed 10 people, including an American and four Europeans. In a statement posted on jihadi forums Wednesday, the group called "Islamic State in Tripoli ...
ISIS Libya claims hotel attack in Tripoli - CNN
ISIS Libya branch claims attack - CNN
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VIDEO: Survivors gather to remember Auschwitz

BBC - Found 4 hours ago
Survivors of Auschwitz have gathered there for a commemoration, 70 years after the camp was liberated by Soviet troops. The event at the site in southern Poland, where 1.1 million people were killed between 1940 and 1945, will also be attended by leaders from around the world. Wreaths and candles ...
Survivors gather to remember Auschwitz - BBC
Map: Camps from Netherlands to Poland - CNN
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U.S. First Lady shakes King's hand -- why significant?

CNN - Found 1 hour ago
Islamic law generally forbids men from touching women to whom they are not related. However, that rule is often times overlooked when official diplomatic delegations visit the kingdom. The White House notes that representatives of the United States, including former Secretaries of State Hillary ...
First lady Michelle Obama shakes hands with Saudi king. So? - CNN
Obama Pays Respects to Saudis, Defends Ties to Kingdom - ABC News
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Tsipras Plans to Avert Catastrophe as Greek Markets Sink Further

Washington Post - Found 39 minutes ago
(Bloomberg) -- Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras promised to avoid a “catastrophic clash” with creditors and European governments, as stock and bond markets extended their declines to lows not seen since the peak of the country’s debt crisis. At the same time, the new government “will not ...
Greek Leader: Negotiating Debt Solution a Priority - ABC News
Five things Syriza wants for Greece - BBC
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'NO DOUBT': Ex-military officer stands by claim Bergdahl will be charged

FOXNews.com - Found 8 hours ago
A former military intelligence officer claimed Tuesday that the White House was delaying the announcement of its decision to file desertion charges against Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was released by Taliban-aligned militants last year in exchange for five Guantanamo prisoners. In defending claims he ...
Decision on Bergdahl charges: 'Soon' - CNN
Ex-military intel officer says White House delaying announcement of Bergdahl desertion charge - FOXNews.com
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U.K. Box Office: ‘American Sniper’ Tops Chart After Second Week

Hollywood Reporter - Found 46 minutes ago
Having fallen short on its first attempt, American Sniper claimed the U.K. box office top spot in its second week. Perhaps buoyed by growing controversy in the U.S. and its path to becoming the top-grossing war film of all time in North America , Clint Eastwood ’s divisive drama earned $3.9 ...
'American Sniper' Criticism Fuels Republican Petition Drive - Hollywood Reporter
'Sniper' studio condemns anti-Muslim rhetoric - USA Today
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Selma star defends Benedict Cumberbatch

BBC - Found 4 hours ago
By Natalie Jamieson Newsbeat entertainment reporter 28 January 2015 From the section Entertainment David Oyelowo has defended fellow British actor and friend, Benedict Cumberbatch, for using the term "coloured" during an interview. Cumberbatch has apologised and said he was "devastated to have ...
Benedict Cumberbatch apologizes after describing actors of color as 'colored' - Entertainment Weekly Online
Benedict Cumberbatch Apologizes After Race Controversy - Time
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Ghostbusters: Female stars confirmed

BBC - Found 2 hours ago
Feig previously cast Wiig (l) and McCarthy in his hit comedy Bridesmaids Bridesmaids co-stars Kristen Wiig and Melissa McCarthy are to reunite in the all-female Ghostbusters sequel, its director Paul Feig has confirmed. Saturday Night Live comediennes Leslie Jones and Kate McKinnon will join them in ...
Who You Gonna Call? Meet the New 'Ghostbusters' Likely Cast - NBCNews.com
Female-led 'Ghostbusters' reboot gets summer 2016 release date - Entertainment Weekly Online
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Flying high, Apple readies Watch to ship in April

NetworkWorld - Found 8 hours ago
The Apple Watch will ship in April, CEO Tim Cook said on Tuesday, ending speculation about when Apple will release its first new category of product in more than four years. Rumors about the release date have swirled ever since the device was shown in September. At that time, Apple said the ...
Daily Roundup: The Pixar of VR, Apple Watch ship date and more! - Engadget
Tim Cook: 2015 will be the year of Apple Pay Apple says a total of 750 banks and credit unions are now working with the ... - CNET.co.uk
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#ThingsIDidWhenFacebookWasDown: Social Sites Suffer Outage

NBCNews.com - Found 18 hours ago
As millions of people in the Northeast hunkered down ahead of a storm that battered coastal New England with heavy snow on Monday and Tuesday, they headed to social media to pass the time -- until multiple sites suffered outages, spawning jokes about the horrors of life without Facebook. Facebook ...
Facebook goes down, world doesn’t end - ITWire
Things I Did When Facebook Was Down: Social Sites Suffer Outage - NBCNews.com
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Google Fiber is coming to Atlanta, Nashville and North Carolina (update)

Engadget - Found 11 hours ago
Rumors broke over the weekend that Google might bring its gigabit internet Fiber connection to Charlotte and Raleigh-Durham, NC next, but it's not stopping there. The Tennesseean reports Nashville has an announcement planned, while the Wall Street Journal lists all of those metro area plus Atlanta, ...
Google’s Ultra-Fast Internet Is Coming to 4 More Big Cities - Wired News
Google Fiber coming to southeastern USA - USA Today
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Marshawn Lynch was just just at media day so he wouldn't get fined

USA Today - Found 4 hours ago
12k shares (Getty) PHOENIX, Ariz. – Marshawn Lynch appeared at Super Bowl media day, setting a timer on his cell phone, wearing sunglasses and a backpack, and repeating a single message: “I’m here so I won’t get fined.” Lynch was guided through a flood of reporters to loud cheers to take ...
Lynch's disdain for media and his ball-carrying do the talking (VIDEO) - FOXSports.com
Marshawn Lynch goes quiet on Super Bowl Media Day - USA Today
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Madison Keys Aiming For A Rare Williams-Williams Double

ESPN.com - Found 42 minutes ago
... espnW.com Serena Williams talked about her upcoming semifinal match against fellow American Madison Keys. NEXT VIDEO Keys: 'Focusing On My Side Of The Court' Madison Keys talked about her upcoming semifinal match against No. 1 seed Serena Williams at the Australian Open. Serena On Being Sick ...
19-year-old Keys aims to stun Serena in semis - USA Today
Keys ousts Venus, reaches Aussie semis - FOXNews.com
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What does Nadal's blowout loss mean for 2015?

USA Today - Found 2 hours ago
Rafael Nadal, ranked No. 3 in the world, must have heard the saying, as he was routed in the Australian Open quarterfinals by the seventh-seeded Czech 6-2, 6-0, 7-6 (5). The first two sets barely took an hour. It was one of Nadal’s worst-ever losses in a Slam and just the third time he had been ...
Nadal leaves Australian Open early after Berdych upset - SI.com
On Tennis: Tomas Berdych Keeps Nerve in Lopsided Win Over Rafael Nadal - New York Times
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Health Business

Arizona measles outbreak reaches 'critical point'

USA Today - Found 2 hours ago
Two more cases of measles were confirmed in Arizona on Tuesday, and public-health officials have warned that hundreds more people in the state may have been exposed this month. — a man in Pinal County, Ariz. and a woman in Phoenix — were linked to a family of four whose measles cases were ...
Anti-vaccine parents boost measles comeback: Our view - USA Today
Demand for measles vaccine sends crowds even to anti-vax docs - NBCNews.com
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Longtime Anchor Announces ALS Diagnosis

ABC News - Found 16 hours ago
Longtime ABC 11 anchor Larry Stogner retired following a diagnosis of ALS. WTVD Share World News Videos | ABC World News Copy Little did longtime news anchor Larry Stogner know that when he did the ALS ice bucket challenge last summer, he already had the genetic disease in his body. Stogner, an ...
Long-time North Carolina news anchor announces ALS diagnosis on air - FOXNews.com
The checklist individual strength (CIS20-R) in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis – A longitudinal study - MDLinx
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Bank chief warns of pandemic threat

BBC - Found 9 hours ago
Jim Yong Kim was delivering the inaugural Global Futures Lecture at Georgetown University The president of the World Bank has warned that the world is "dangerously unprepared" for future deadly pandemics like the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. Jim Yong Kim, speaking in Washington, said it was vital ...
Prevent Another Ebola With Insurance Plan: World Bank - NBCNews.com
Oxfam seeks post-Ebola Marshall Plan - BBC
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Apple Keeps Growth Momentum With Watch Set to Roll Out Next

Washington Post - Found 2 hours ago
(Updates with Europe stock trading in seventh paragraph.) Apple on Tuesday posted a 30 percent jump in fiscal first- quarter revenue to $74.6 billion, as net income rose 38 percent to a record $18 billion. The results were fueled by sales of larger-screened iPhones and refreshed Mac computers that ...
Apple ascendant: 74.5 million iPhones sold last quarter - USA Today
Apple Has China to Thank For Its Blockbuster Earnings - Wall Street Journal
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Yahoo to spin off Alibaba

USA Today - Found 4 hours ago
LOS ANGELES — Yahoo shares rallied 7% late Tuesday after the company said it would spin off its remaining $40 billion stake in Alibaba into a separate entity. Stock in the new investment company created by the tax-free move, SpinCo, will be distributed to Yahoo shareholders at the end of the year. ...
First Take: Yahoo's Mayer buys more time with Alibaba spin-off - USA Today
Yahoo’s Alibaba Spinoff Lays Bare Weakness in Core Business - Washington Post
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EM ASIA FX-Singapore dlr drives Asia FX lower as c.bank move may fan regional easing; baht cuts losses

Yahoo! Finance - Found 3 hours ago
(Updates prices, for midday report, double click ) SEOUL, Jan 28 (Reuters) - The Singapore dollar fell to its weakest in nearly four-and-a-half years on Wednesday, driving losses among emerging Asian currencies, after the city-state unexpectedly eased monetary policy to tackle deflationary ...
Singapore eases monetary policy in surprise move - Yahoo! Finance
Singapore Pulls Trigger in Deflation Fight - Wall Street Journal
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