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TV talk show pioneer Franklin, who gave Pacino chance, dies

AP - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 04:05
NEW YORK (AP) -- Pioneering radio and TV host Joe Franklin, who gave breaks to the likes of Al Pacino and Bill Cosby on his variety show long before they became famous and who boasted he never missed a broadcast in decades, has died at age 88....
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Security tightened in Egypt on anniversary of 2011 uprising as activists mourn ... - Fox News

Google - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 03:48

Khaleej Times

Security tightened in Egypt on anniversary of 2011 uprising as activists mourn ...
Fox News
CAIRO – Authorities in Egypt have tightened security in Cairo and other cities in anticipation of possible protests to mark the anniversary of the 2011 uprising that toppled autocrat Hosni Mubarak. The stepped-up security Sunday comes a day after a female ...
Egypt tightens security on anniversary of uprisingRTE.ie
Bomb wounds two policemen on anniversary of Egypt uprisingZee News
Egyptian Activist Shot and Killed During Peaceful Protest in CairoTIME
Daily Mail
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Northeast braces for another major snowstorm - Fox News

Google - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 02:46

Fox News

Northeast braces for another major snowstorm
Fox News
Jan. 24, 2015: Onaleigh Barnes, Ava Hughes and Cadence Barnes, from left, build small snow men. (AP). NEW YORK – A major snowstorm with blizzard-like conditions could drop a foot or more of snow across most parts of the Northeast as they gear up for ...
Blizzard-like conditions possible in Northeast's next stormChron.com
Blizzard-like situations possible in Northeast's subsequent storm on heels of ...National Review
Blizzard-like circumstances achievable in Northeast's subsequent storm on ...WPX News
National Gazette
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Boko Haram releases about 190 people in Nigeria's Yobe state - Reuters Africa

Google - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 02:41

Nigerian Tribune

Boko Haram releases about 190 people in Nigeria's Yobe state
Reuters Africa
BAUCHI, Nigeria (Reuters) - Nigerian Sunni jihadist group Boko Haram released about 190 captives, who returned to their community in the northeast state of Yobe between Friday and Saturday, while other people were still being held, local and state officials ...
Boko Haram frees 192 in NigeriaiAfrica.com

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Egyptian Activist Shot and Killed During Peaceful Protest in Cairo - TIME

Google - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 01:47

Egyptian Activist Shot and Killed During Peaceful Protest in Cairo
TIME
A protester was shot and killed by police in Cairo on Saturday when officers opened fire on a socialist rally near the capital's Tahrir Square, according to local media reports. Shaimaa al-Sabbagh, a leading member of the Socialist Popular Alliance Party, ...

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Rihanna releases catchy acoustic song with Paul McCartney - National Gazette

Google - Sun, 01/25/2015 - 00:58

National Gazette

Rihanna releases catchy acoustic song with Paul McCartney
National Gazette
Rihanna just ripped a page from the Kanye West playbook. Saturday night the singer dropped a new song on iTunes, titled "FourFiveSeconds," which she co-created with Paul McCartney. West had issued his personal out-of-nowhere thoughts-meld with the.
Kanye West, Paul McCartney and Rihanna unveil new song Four Five SecondsSydney Morning Herald
Rihanna Drops New Song Featuring Kanye West & Paul McCartneyAccess Hollywood
New McCartney-Kanye West song with Rihanna out and some still don't know himExaminer.com
Guardian Liberty Voice
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Nets destroyed by Jazz, fall out of playoff spot - New York Post

Google - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 23:44

Philly.com

Nets destroyed by Jazz, fall out of playoff spot
New York Post
Gordon Hayward steals the ball from Mason Plumlee during the Nets' 108-73 blowout loss to the Jazz Saturday night. Photo: AP. MORE ON: Brooklyn Nets · Why there is a chance Mirza Teletovic won't play again · For NBA coaches, selecting All-Star reserves ...
Utah Jazz Notebook: Sources: Elijah Millsap to sign new deal with Utah JazzSalt Lake Tribune
Recap: Utah vs. BrooklynMiamiHerald.com
Hayward has 24 as Jazz roll over reeling Nets 108-73seattlepi.com
WPTZ The Champlain Valley
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Obama Arrives in India, Will Attend Republic Day Festivities - Voice of America

Google - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 23:32

Financial Express

Obama Arrives in India, Will Attend Republic Day Festivities
Voice of America
NEW DELHI—. President Barack Obama has arrived in India for a historic visit as the first American leader to attend the country's Republic Day ceremony. White House officials say the visit, Obama's second to India, marks a seminal and transformational ...
LIVE: Obama lands in DelhiThe Hindu
Obama go to: Pollution level 'hazardous' in DelhiBharat Press
No flights at IGI for 2 hours on Republic DayTimes of India
The New Indian Express -Hindustan Times -Zee News
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Father of Japanese hostage reported killed still hopeful

AP - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 21:45
TOKYO (AP) -- The father of the Japanese hostage purportedly killed by Islamic State militants says he's hoping deep in his heart that the news is not true....
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Heavyweight Republicans line up to claim the conservative mantle for 2016 - The Guardian

Google - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 21:34

The Guardian

Heavyweight Republicans line up to claim the conservative mantle for 2016
The Guardian
Texas senator Ted Cruz speaks at the Freedom Summit in Des Moines, Iowa, on Saturday 24 January 2015. Photograph: Jim Young/Reuters. Jon Swaine in Des Moines. @jonswaine. Saturday 24 January 2015 21.34 EST. Share on Facebook · Share on ...
Texas Sen. Cruz says of 2016 field: 'Don't talk, show me'Mason City Globe Gazette
Cruz Speaks of 'Reigniting Miracle of America,' Suggests Sending IRS Agents to ...Breitbart News

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Views Get Parameter

Drupal Modules - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 21:32

Views GET Parameter adds a new option to the "Provide default value" dropdown that lets you specify a GET parameter to use for the value you wish to filter from.

Originally posted on BitBucket as get_arguments.

Blog post at Commercial Progression.

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Boko Haram Frees 192 People Held in Northeast Nigeria: Sources - NDTV

Google - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 21:25

NDTV

Boko Haram Frees 192 People Held in Northeast Nigeria: Sources
NDTV
Kano, Nigeria: Boko Haram has released nearly 200 hostages, most of them women, who were kidnapped from a village in the northeast Nigerian state of Yobe, a community leader and a military source told AFP on Saturday. A total of 192 people were ...

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Spanish police arrest 4 suspected members of a jihadi cell

AP - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 20:45
MADRID (AP) -- Spanish National Police arrested four suspected jihadis Saturday in the country's North African enclave of Ceuta who allegedly had formed a terror cell and were ready to carry out an attack, the Interior Ministry said....
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Potential GOP candidates audition for 2016 by slamming Hillary Clinton - CBS News

Google - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 20:17

CBS News

Potential GOP candidates audition for 2016 by slamming Hillary Clinton
CBS News
The potential Republican presidential candidates who addressed the Iowa Freedom Summit on Saturday sought to distinguish themselves from one another, jockeying for an early advantage in what will likely be a crowded primary field. But many of them also ...
Republican Fiorina takes aim at Clinton in Iowa introductionWashington Post
Palin 'Seriously' Considering WH Run: 'I'm Ready for Hillary'Breitbart News

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Winter's 1st big storm leaves snow, slush covering Northeast - Chron.com

Google - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 20:07

Chron.com

Winter's 1st big storm leaves snow, slush covering Northeast
Chron.com
BOSTON (AP) — Parts of the Northeast got their first real taste of winter on Saturday as a storm crawling up the coast left a slushy, snowy coating from Pennsylvania to New England, but forecasters are watching a possible second shot of snow that could affect ...

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Boko Haram kills 15 in Borno village - Daily Sun

Google - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 19:55

Boko Haram kills 15 in Borno village
Daily Sun
Boko Haram gunmen yesterday killed 15 people, including a village leader, near Maiduguri, security sources and residents said. It was learnt that the insurgents attacked Kambari village and killed 15 people and burnt the village. The attack on the village ...

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Transgender teen's death stirs action in US and beyond

AP - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 18:45
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Leelah Alcorn wrote a note on her Tumblr blog, then walked through the night and into the path of a tractor-trailer rumbling down a highway. In the final message attributed to her, she pleaded: "My death needs to mean something. ... Fix society. Please."...
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'Deadheads' ask to camp out during band's Chicago concerts

AP - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 18:45
CHICAGO (AP) -- Fans of the Grateful Dead want a campout style atmosphere during three 50th anniversary concerts in July at Chicago's Soldier Field, but whether the venue will allow it is another question....
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Teasing a 2016 bid, Donald Trump slams Mitt Romney, Jeb Bush - CBS News

Google - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 16:58

USA TODAY

Teasing a 2016 bid, Donald Trump slams Mitt Romney, Jeb Bush
CBS News
Once again, billionaire businessman Donald Trump is flirting with a run at the White House. Trump, who teased bids in 2008 and 2012 but ultimately did not pull the trigger, spoke to a gathering of conservatives in Iowa on Saturday, and he said he's "seriously ...
Not Bush? Not Romney? Who does Donald Trump like for president in 2016?Christian Science Monitor
Iowa Freedom Summit: Donald Trump Knocks Mitt Romney, Jeb Bush ...National Review
Trump: Romney Choked, You Can39t Have Bush, I Would39ve Beaten ObamaWPX News
USA TODAY
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Atlanta Airport Partly Shut Down After Bomb Threats - New York Times

Google - Sat, 01/24/2015 - 16:13

Sacramento Bee

Atlanta Airport Partly Shut Down After Bomb Threats
New York Times
ATLANTA — Parts of the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport were closed on Saturday while the authorities investigated bomb threats against commercial jetliners passing through the airport, the world's busiest. An F.B.I. spokesman, Stephen ...
RPT-US airliners land in Atlanta after bomb threatsReuters
Bomb threat against 2 planes at Atlanta's main airportWashington Post
Fighter jets escort two passenger planes after bomb threatCNN
New York Daily News -NOLA.com
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