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2 hrs ago |

Three days in, no arrest in hunt for Philadelphia carjackers who killed 3 children

The hunt for two Philadelphia carjackers who rammed a stolen SUV into a family, killing three children, entered its third day Sunday as officials offered a $110,000 reward for information leading to their capture.


Related Topix: Obituaries

7 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal


Three out of four American teens lack the skills to decipher a pay stub. That's just one of the sobering findings from the first international test of teenagers' financial literacy.


Related Topix: Family, Teenagers

11 hrs ago | Gawker

Suspect In Philly Hospital Shooting Charged With Murder

Richard Plotts, the 49-year-old suspect accused of killing his caseworker and injuring his psychiatrist at a Philadelphia-area hospital on Thursday, will be charged with murder, authorities say.


Related Topix: Violent Crime, Delaware County, PA, Upper Darby, PA

15 hrs ago |

HSE pays up to 27 mores than NHS for generic medicines

The higher costs here are despite the HSE's introduction of a reference price for 20 of the most commonly used generic and off-patent medicines.


Related Topix: Dementia, Medicine, Health

17 hrs ago | Mashable

Hamas Agrees to 24-Hour Holiday Truce in Gaza War

Hamas on Sunday agreed to observe a 24-hour truce in Gaza after initially rejecting a similar Israeli offer, as fighting resumed and the two sides wrangled over the terms of a lull that international diplomats had hoped could be expanded into a more sustainable truce.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Life, Holidays, Eid ul-Fitr, Ramadan

19 hrs ago | Python

pyobjc-framework-Collaboration 3.0.1

Wrappers for the "Collaboration" framework in MacOSX 10.5 or later. The Collaboration framework provides access to identities, and manages user interface elements for selecting identities.


23 hrs ago | Fitsugar

Do You Work Out With Kettlebells?

If you love kettlebell workouts, you aren't alone. Kettlebell training is that magic combination of total-body resistance and cardio that allows you to blast calories in a short amount of time.


Yesterday | In-depth Africa

Man spends 23 years in prison for refusing to bribe policeman

An ex-convict, Calistus Ike who was in prison for 23 years, has sadly revealed how he was sentenced for failing to bribe a Policeman with N200 in 1989.


Related Topix: Prison

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Las Vegas Sun

Robbie Lawler wins slugfest with Matt Brown to earn UFC welterweight title shot

Lawler went the distance today against Matt Brown at UFC on Fox 12 in San Jose, Calif., winning the slugfest by unanimous decision in the welterweight elimination fight.


Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Matt Brown, Robbie Lawler, Johny Hendricks, Dennis Bermudez, Clay Guida


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Australian Newsagency Blog

Smiles with newspapers

We have been testing these cute small yellow happy plush items with newspapers. Customers smile and occasionally they purchase from here.


The Formula 1 Blog

Hamilton hopes up in flames after qualifying session

Far from keeping his target of a Hungaroring hat-trick on pole position, having aced every practice session this weekend, the Briton's silver Mercedes erupted in flames with a fuel leak at the very start of Q1.


Related Topix: Sports, Formula-1 Racing, Racing, Mercedes GP, Nico Rosberg

Delight that plate of veggies with a delicious baked breaded pork chop

Some foods families prefer to cook over and over again because they are easy to prepare, their family loves those dishes and it can be ready in no time at all.


Related Topix: Meat, Life, Food, Pork

Sports of Yore

The 1 essential word your marketing needs, plus 1 you must avoid

Here's a quick tip, to improve the effectiveness of your marketing. It's all about a word you use, which is negatively impacting how people feel about your business.


Related Topix: Marketing

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Alleged burglar charged with murder after homeowner shoots accomplice

A 26-year-old man accused of breaking into a Long Beach home was charged with murder Friday in the death of his accomplice, who was shot by the 80-year-old homeowner.


Related Topix: Long Beach, CA, Los Angeles County, CA, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Scooter: Sweet terrier mix available July 27 at high-kill upstate shelter

According to Facebook: Greenville County Pet Rescue , this beauty will be available July 27 at the high-kill upstate shelter.


Related Topix: Greenville County, SC, Startups, Facebook, Greenville, SC

Jurors to deliberate in trial of man accused in Nassau cop's slaying

The fate of a New York parolee charged with killing a Long Island police officer and fatally shooting a motorist during an alleged carjacking is in the hands of a jury after the panel heard closing arguments Friday .


Related Topix: Violent Crime, Nassau County, NY

The first accident at this intersection is stunning. The second will leave you speechless.

First, a scooter barely paused before zooming out into oncoming traffic where it was hit and run over by not one but two speeding cars.


Related Topix: US News


5 killed in West Bank, amid new Gaza truce efforts

The U.N. chief and the U.S. secretary of state made a new attempt Friday to nail down a temporary truce between Israel and Hamas, as Israel's 18-day military operation in the Gaza Strip fueled new unrest in the West Bank, where five Palestinians were killed during protests.


Related Topix: World News, Palestinian Territories, Middle East, Israel, China,

The Economist

The Big Mac index

THE Big Mac index is a lighthearted guide to whether currencies are at their "correct" level.


Related Topix: Financial Markets