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The 100th anniversary of the death of Martha, last of her kind, finds biologists dreaming of preventing or reversing ext ..

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JOHNATHAN RODGERS, who is 68, knew that it was time to step down as president and chief executive of the cable channel T ..

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If you're still nursing a broken heart about the Nick and Mariah break up, Nick Cannon wants to inform you that he's the ..

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The Stone is a forum for contemporary philosophers and other thinkers on issues both timely and timeless. Are we losing ..

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Texans, J.J. Watt agree to six-year, $100 million contract extensionSI.com

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Over the weekend I had the pleasure of watching Obvious Child, a funny and sweet new movie about one young woman's life ..

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They're right, technically: UTSA is a startup program, just now entering its fourth season of game-playing existence, an ..

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Ragnar Th. Sigurdsson has been photographing volcanoes in Iceland for four decades, so it makes sense that he's keeping ..

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Poland has marked the 75th anniversary of the start of World War Two with a wreath-laying ceremony at Gdansk port. Prime ..

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There are "significant difficulties" with preventing British-born terror suspects from re-entering the country, the revi ..

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Nancy Salgado, a cashier at a Chicago McDonald's, plans to strike this Thursday. Union organizers say workers are prepar ..

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The Wall Street boutique investment bank Moelis & Co. announced early Tuesday that Cantor will be joining the firm Moeli ..

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Does the title of Tricky's eleventh album – which takes his birth name – suggest a more personal direction? Ac ..

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The UN Human Rights Council has agreed to send an emergency mission to Iraq to investigate violations committed by Islam ..

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Members of al Shabaab, al Qaeda-linked insurgents, ride in their pick-up trucks after distributing relief to famine-stri ..

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A Moreno Valley couple is hitting their biggest venue again with their mobile fashion truck in hopes of fueling the same ..

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Doctors are expected to assess the extent of damage to Joan Rivers' brain Tuesday after bringing her out of a medically ..

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A few days ago a group calling themselves hackappcom posted a proof of concept script on the popular code repository cal ..

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In an earlier article, we described how you can track great deals on great iOS apps, but that information is of little u ..

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Now to a different race involving drones and the competition pong some of the world's tech giants to deliver products st ..