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Google's New 'Inbox' App Actually Makes Email Fun Again - Huffington Post

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Wall Street Journal

Google's New 'Inbox' App Actually Makes Email Fun Again
Huffington Post
Google released a new email app on Wednesday that it hopes will make your mountains of email a bit more manageable -- and maybe even fun. The app, which Google calls Inbox, supposedly organizes and highlights details of messages. In a blog about the ...
Google unveils sleek new email assistantChristian Science Monitor
Google launches new email service dubbed "Inbox"Reuters
Google touts 'Inbox,' app for managing e-mailThe Oregonian - OregonLive.com
NBCNews.com -The Verge -New York Times (blog)
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DSCC back on the air in Kentucky - CNN

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USA TODAY

DSCC back on the air in Kentucky
CNN
(CNN) -- Democrats will soon return to the airwaves in Kentucky to back Alison Lundergan Grimes, according to a source at the Democratic Senatorial Congressional Committee. The decision comes as Democrats insist polls show their candidate, Lundergan ...
Wait, is the Kentucky Senate race over or not?Washington Post (blog)

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Baby killed, 8 wounded in suspected Jerusalem terror attack - Haaretz

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Baby killed, 8 wounded in suspected Jerusalem terror attack
Haaretz
Palestinian driver hit passengers disembarking from a light rail train near Ammunition Hill; Netanyahu: Abbas responsible for Jerusalem attack. By Nir Hasson and Barak Ravid | Oct. 22, 2014 | 7:54 PM | 5 ...
Baby killed, seven injured in terror attack in JerusalemXinhua
UPDATE 1-Baby killed when Palestinian drives into Jerusalem train stop-policeReuters
Palestinian Crashes Car Into Train Stop, Killing Israeli InfantBusinessweek
Telegraph.co.uk -seattlepi.com
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Wainstein probe implicates over 3000 students in University of North Carolina ... - Washington Post

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New York Daily News

Wainstein probe implicates over 3000 students in University of North Carolina ...
Washington Post
As a University of North Carolina “shadow curriculum” lasting almost 20 years neared its end in November 2009, two counselors who advise student-athletes on academics gave a presentation to the football coaching staff. In that presentation, detailed in a ...
UNC Investigation Reveals 'Shadow Curriculum' to Help AthletesNew York Times
Probe reveals scope of academic fraud at UNCFox News
UNC report: Sham classes pushedABC News
Wall Street Journal -The Daily Tar Heel
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Drupal.org Maintenance: Oct 23rd 14:00 PDT (21:00 UTC)

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Drupal.org will be affected by maintenance Thursday, October 23rd 14:00 PDT, 21:00 UTC.

An increase of the MySQL innodb_buffer_pool_size will cause a short downtime for Drupal.org while MySQL is restarted. We plan on a 30 minute window of potential instability, though the actual outage should be 5 minutes or less.

Please follow the @drupal_infra Twitter account for any issues encountered during the maintenance window.

Thanks for your patience!

Man fakes coma for two years - and other great deceivers - Channel 4 News

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Daily Mail

Man fakes coma for two years - and other great deceivers
Channel 4 News
A conman has faked being in a coma for more than two years to avoid punishment for defrauding his elderly neighbour. Channel 4 News looks at others who have gone to great lengths to deceive people. Coma man. Alan Knight, 47, from Swansea, claimed ...
Here's One Way to Avoid Court: Fake a Coma for 2 YearsBoston.com
Fraudster Alan Knight pretended to be in a coma for two years as wife tricked ...Daily Mail
British conman pretends to be in a coma for two years to avoid standing trialNew York Daily News
RT -Daily Beast
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Federal jury covicts all four former Blackwater guards - New York Daily News

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New York Daily News

Federal jury covicts all four former Blackwater guards
New York Daily News
WASHINGTON — A federal jury has convicted all four former Blackwater security guards charged in the shootings of more than 30 Iraqi citizens in the heart of Baghdad. The verdicts were read Wednesday. The Sept. 16, 2007 shootings triggered an ...
Jury returns guilty verdicts for all 4 former Blackwater guards charged in Iraq ...Washington Post
Jury reaches verdict in Blackwater guards trialHouston Chronicle
US jury convicts Blackwater security guards in deaths of Iraqi civiliansThe Guardian

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Alaska Republican Congressman Don Young slammed for 'hurtful' remarks ... - New York Daily News

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New York Daily News

Alaska Republican Congressman Don Young slammed for 'hurtful' remarks ...
New York Daily News
Alaska Republican Congressman Don Young is under fire for allegedly making offensive comments at a high school rally, blaming a student's recent suicide on a lack of support from friends and family. School officials say Young, 81, made "hurtful and ...
Rep. Don Young upsets Alaska high schoolPolitico
Don Young rattles students with impertinent remarksMSNBC
Don Young's comments on suicide are cringe-worthy, opponent saysUSA TODAY
Washington Post (blog) -Daily Beast -Huffington Post
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'Horrific day' as 1 shot at war memorial near Canada's Parliament - CNN

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CNN

'Horrific day' as 1 shot at war memorial near Canada's Parliament
CNN
(CNN) -- [Breaking news update, posted at 11:31 a.m. ET]. There were "numerous gunmen" Wednesday morning at the Canada War Memorial shooting, said Marc Soucy of the Ottawa Police Service. Authorities are working to figure out if there were two or ...
Canadian Soldier Killed in Attack at Parliament Hill in OttawaNew York Times
Police: Soldier shot near Canadian ParliamentUSA TODAY
Cops: Soldier Shot Near Canadian Parliament, Incident OngoingABC News
Wall Street Journal -Reuters -Bloomberg
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Taylor Swift Tops iTunes Canada Chart With a Song That Was 8 Seconds of Static - TIME

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TIME

Taylor Swift Tops iTunes Canada Chart With a Song That Was 8 Seconds of Static
TIME
Turns out that Taylor Swift fans really will listen to anything she releases. Due to a glitch in the Canadian version of iTunes, a Taylor Swift song titled “Track 3″ was released on Tuesday and immediately shot to the top of the charts. But fans who downloaded ...
How to Taylor Swiftify Your Personal Brand in 12 StepsFlavorwire
Taylor Swift Scared Of Being Kidnapped? 'Out Of The Wood' Singer Receiving ...Design & Trend
Taylor Swift Teases New Song "Never Go Out Of Style" On Target Commercial ...Music Times
Your Daily Scoop -CNN -Celebuzz
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Schools reopen as ambush suspect manhunt continues - Sunbury Daily Item

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Schools reopen as ambush suspect manhunt continues
Sunbury Daily Item
SWIFTWATER, Pa. (AP) — Schools in a northeastern Pennsylvania district have reopened after authorities did a precautionary search to make sure they weren't harboring the suspect in last month's deadly ambush of a state police barracks. The Pocono ...

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Survey: Harassment a Common Part of Online Life - ABC News

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New York Times

Survey: Harassment a Common Part of Online Life
ABC News
A new study confirms what many Internet users know all too well: Harassment is a common part of online life. The first-of-its-kind report by the Pew Research Center found that nearly three-quarters of American adults who use the Internet have witnessed ...
Survey: 40% of US web users harassed onlineUSA TODAY
Most Internet users have witnessed online harassmentCentral Valley Business Times
Men experience slightly more online harassment — but young women are hit ...Washington Post (blog)
The Pew Internet and American Life Project -PCWorld -NPR (blog)
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US consumer prices rise on shelter costs, but inflation muted - Reuters

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Reuters

US consumer prices rise on shelter costs, but inflation muted
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. consumer prices rose marginally in September, painting a weak inflation picture that should give the Federal Reserve ample room to keep interest rates low for a while. The Labor Department said on Wednesday its Consumer ...
Treasuries Fall After Consumer Prices Unexpectedly RiseBloomberg
US Consumer Prices Up 0.1% in SeptemberWall Street Journal
Consumer prices rise 0.1% in SeptemberUSA TODAY
SFGate
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Kenny G Stirs Controversy With Visit to Hong Kong Protest - New York Times

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Kansas City Star

Kenny G Stirs Controversy With Visit to Hong Kong Protest
New York Times
BEIJING — It seemed innocuous enough on the surface: The smooth-jazz musician Kenny G paid a surprise visit to a Hong Kong protest site on Wednesday, posing for photos with residents who are demanding the right to free elections. He tweeted the news ...
Hong Kong student protesters march to chief executive's homeChristian Science Monitor
Celebrities supporting Hong Kong protests face blowbackLos Angeles Times
Protests outside resident of Hong Kong leader CY LeungBBC News
NBCNews.com -Huffington Post -Billboard
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$10G to watch grass grow: Coburn report details worst examples of gov't waste - Fox News

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Fox News

$10G to watch grass grow: Coburn report details worst examples of gov't waste
Fox News
As American taxpayers worried about the terror threat from the Islamic State, the crisis at the border and the economy, the U.S. government spent their money to give rabbits massages, to teach sea monkeys to synchronize swim and to literally watch grass ...

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FBI: Three Colorado girls may have tried to join ISIS (+video) - Christian Science Monitor

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FBI: Three Colorado girls may have tried to join ISIS (+video)
Christian Science Monitor
Two sisters, ages 17 and 15, and a 16-year-old friend from Denver may have been trying to join Islamic State militants in Syria after stealing their parents' money and flying to Germany, authorities said Tuesday.

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Passenger taken from Newark Airport to be evaluated for Ebola - Daily Mail

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Daily Mail

Passenger taken from Newark Airport to be evaluated for Ebola
Daily Mail
Ebola fears struck in Newark and Chicago on Tuesday as passengers arriving from West Africa failed screenings at both city's airports. A passenger who arrived to Newark International Airport, New Jersey via Brussels was taken in an ambulance to be ...
Newark Airport Passenger Tested For EbolaFood World News
Passenger Arriving at Newark Evaluated for Possible EbolaWFJA Classic Hits and Oldies 105.5 FM

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WHO hopeful of producing Ebola treatment within two weeks: report - The Express Tribune

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The Express Tribune

WHO hopeful of producing Ebola treatment within two weeks: report
The Express Tribune
Two vaccines will first be tested on more than 20,000 frontline health care workers in the new year. PHOTO: AFP. The World Health Organisation (WHO) is optimistic about beginning tests for two experimental Ebola vaccines in west Africa by January and may ...
Johnson & Johnson to Begin Testing Ebola Vaccine in JanuaryWall Street Journal

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$10G to watch grass grow: Coburn report details worst examples of gov't waste - Fox News

Google - 11 hours 19 min ago

Fox News

$10G to watch grass grow: Coburn report details worst examples of gov't waste
Fox News
As American taxpayers worried about the terror threat from the Islamic State, the crisis at the border and the economy, the U.S. government spent their money to give rabbits massages, to teach sea monkeys to synchronize swim and to literally watch grass ...
Wastebook 2014: Government's questionable spendingCBS News
'Wastebook': All that fits in pork barrelKETV Omaha
Sen. Coburn takes parting shot at pouncing pumasUSA TODAY
Daily Mail -Washington Post (blog) -CNN
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Hong Kong protests intensify as protesters plan to push their case with Beijing ... - Indian Express

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Indian Express

Hong Kong protests intensify as protesters plan to push their case with Beijing ...
Indian Express
Pro-democracy protesters cheer as they listen to student leader after talks between Hong Kong government officials and students at an occupied area outside the government headquarters in Hong Kong's Admiralty district,Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. (Source: AP).
Hong Kong protesters plan march after fruitless talks with governmentThe Globe and Mail
Smooth jazz star Kenny G visit Hong Kong protestsseattlepi.com
Fruitless Hong Kong protest talks highlight vast gulf between young students ...Fox News
New York Times -Bangkok Post -Hong Kong Standard
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