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Australia has eliminated mass shootings — here's what the US can learn »

Gwendolyn Frantz, 17, of Kensington, Md., stands in front of the White House during a student protest for gun control, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, in WashingtonAssociated Press/Evan Vucci After alleged…

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Parkland shooting survivor's family shops doctored emails with CNN to media outlets »

Fox host Tucker Carlson and Parkland shooting survivor Colton HaabScreenshot/Fox News The family of Colton Haab, a student at the Florida high school where a gunman killed 17 people last…

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SPORTS

Everything you need to know about the college basketball scandal »

1:00 PM ET When Yahoo! Sports published documents from the FBI’s investigation into corruption in college basketball on Friday, it…

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Sources: Sean Miller talked payment on wiretap »

10:21 PM ET FBI wiretaps intercepted telephone conversations between Arizona coach Sean Miller and Christian Dawkins, a key figure in…

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Report: NCAA teams, players ID'd in FBI probe »

10:19 AM ET Players from more than 20 Division I men’s basketball programs have been identified as possibly breaking NCAA…

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Follow live: Cavaliers return from the All-Star break to host the Wizards »

Ramon Sessions has 10 years of service and will earn $ 131,562 on his 10-Day Contract in Washington. Sessions is…

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TECHNOLOGY

Cardano: a rising cryptocurrency that wants to change the world »

Charles Hoskinson, CEO of IOHK

Can Cardano become the new Bitcoin and Ethereum, all in one? Image: Bob Al-Greene/Mashable By Stan Schroeder2018-02-24 13:04:00 UTC On Oct. 1, 2017, an unusual event caused a collective gasp in the world of cryptocurrencies. A little known cryptocurrency called Cardano — or ADA, as…

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FCC chairman who killed net neutrality given gun and award from NRA »

Instead of giving a speech FCC chairman Ajit Pai received a gun from the NRA. Image: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images By Sasha Lekach2018-02-23 23:21:53 UTC Federal Communications Commission chairman Ajit Pai was set to give a speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Maryland…

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The lobster emoji was anatomically inaccurate so now it's getting fixed »

Image: Getty Images/Tetra images RF By Rachel Thompson2018-02-23 10:53:01 UTC Lobsters are kind of a big deal to the people of Maine. Which is why they weren’t at all pleased to discover the new lobster emoji was anatomically inaccurate.  Thankfully, Unicode took instant action and…

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No, Kylie Jenner didn't wipe out $1.3 billion of Snap's market value »

Kylie Jenner’s hair color changes, too. Image: getty images By Kerry Flynn2018-02-22 23:28:19 UTC On Thursday, the business news site Bloomberg published a story under a shocking headline: “In one tweet, Kylie Jenner wiped out $ 1.3 billion of Snap’s market value.” The story was…

Feb 22 2018 / Comments Off on No, Kylie Jenner didn't wipe out $1.3 billion of Snap's market value / Read More »
SCIENCE

Genetically modified mice reveal the secret to a painless life »

People born with a rare genetic mutation are unable to feel pain, but previous attempts to recreate this effect with drugs have had surprisingly little…

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Strolling salamanders provide clues on how animals evolved to move from water to land »

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Around 390 million years ago, the first vertebrate animals moved fromwater onto land, necessitating changes in their musculoskeletal systems to…

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Asia

ADB sees slower growth for Asia, China in 2015, 2016 – Reuters

MANILA Growth in developing Asia will likely be slower than previously thought as a slowdown in China’s economy hurts demand, the Asian Development Bank said, and urged policymakers in the region to strengthen financial-system buffers against…

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Mid-East

Moscow Relishes Revamped Role in Mideast as Israel Seeks … – Foreign Policy (blog)

The last time Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu went to Moscow was in 2013 for a two-pronged mission: to lobby against a nuclear deal with Iran and convince Russian President Vladimir Putin to cancel the planned…

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America

America’s bold voice cannot be the only one – Financial Times

America’s bold voice cannot be the only one – Financial Times…

Nov 13 2015 / Read More »
WORLD

Voices from Syria's Eastern Ghouta

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Hundreds of thousands of people remain trapped in Eastern Ghouta, many of them in desperate need of humanitarian aid. CNN.com – RSS Channel – World…

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Europe

Balkans backup: Refugees stranded in southeastern Europe as EU doors close – Fox News

SKOPJE –  As doors slam shut in Western Europe and razor-wire fences go up in the east, the massive wave of Middle Eastern refugees is backing up in the Balkans, where overwhelmed nations lack the will…

Sep 22 2015 / Read More »
FOOTBALL

Football Practice Report: Sept. 21 – GoDucks.com

By Rob Moseley Editor, GoDucks.com Venue: Moshofsky CenterFormat: Shells During a 7-on-7 period in Monday’s Oregon football practice, cornerback Arrion Springs broke up at least three passes, and Juwaan Williams twice hit a receiver…

Sep 22 2015 / Read More »
TRAVEL

Fly from Tokyo to Paris without leaving the ground

(CNN) — Imagine jet-setting from Tokyo to Paris, enjoying first-class travel, a four-course dinner and a city tour — all without leaving the ground. This isn’t a sci-fi fantasy. This is the future of air travel…

Feb 22 2018 / Read More »
UK

UK-China stocks link plan unveiled – BBC News

Image copyright Getty Images Chancellor George Osborne has said the UK and China are exploring how to link their stock markets. He announced a “landmark feasibility study” into the idea, which would enable Chinese and British…

Sep 22 2015 / Read More »

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