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2 hrs ago | WSET-TV Lynchburg

Police detain 'Django Unchained' actress in LA

From Apple's new smartwatch that tracks heartbeats to contact lenses that measure blood sugar - Silicon Valley is pouring billions into gadgets and apps designed to transform health care. But the tech giants... From Apple's new smartwatch that tracks heartbeats to contact lenses that measure blood sugar - Silicon Valley is pouring billions into gadgets and apps designed to transform health care.

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Related Topix: HarperCollins Publishers, Media, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, Fox Filmed Entertainment, Digital Journal, FOX News Network

6 hrs ago | USA Today

'The Imitation Game' wins at Toronto film festival

'The Imitation Game' wins at Toronto film festival Toronto film fest recap and audience awards Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1tRZsJA USA TODAY's Andrea Mandell , just back from the Toronto International Film Festival, recaps the highlights and surprises from the annual event: which upcoming films and actors are getting the most Oscar buzz, how audiences responded and the oh-so-important audience award winner, announced Sunday. For many, the festival is all about selling passion projects, and boy, did they.

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Related Topix: USA Today, Media, Up in the Air, Theater, Arts, Movies, Entertainment

10 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

Achieving diversity in police ranks no easy task

ADVANCE FOR USE MONDAY, SEPT. 15, 2014, AND THEREAFTER- In a July 16, 2014 photo, Minneapolis police officer Mike Kirchen, right, chats with Mascud Abdi, 13, left, and Mahad Ahmed, 10, while on patrol in the Cedar Riverside neighborhood in Minneapolis.

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Related Topix: US News, Media, Star Tribune

14 hrs ago | The Indianapolis Star

Moving to the Centre: Star will be - integrated and engaged' with thea

News organizations are not exactly known as mall tenants, like Orange Julius or Forever 21. The nation's largest mall developer, Simon Property Group, for example, has never had a media tenant like The Star among its more than 100 enclosed shopping malls. Moving to the Centre: Star will be 'integrated and engaged' with the community News organizations are not exactly known as mall tenants, like Orange Julius or Forever 21. The nation's largest mall developer, Simon Property Group, for example, has never had a media tenant like The Star among its more than 100 enclosed shopping malls.

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Related Topix: Simon Group, Transportation, Indianapolis, IN, Media, Gannett Co, Nordstrom, Retail, Apparel

18 hrs ago | Forbes.com

Obamacare Has Failed To Collapse -- But That Doesn't Make It A Success

The Apothecary, a blog about health care and entitlement reform, is edited by Avik Roy, a Senior Fellow at the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research and a former health-care policy adviser to Mitt Romney. Avik also writes a weekly column on politics and policy for National Review.

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Related Topix: Health Care Policy, Health, Media, National Review, Duke University, North Carolina, McKinsey, Consulting

Sat Sep 13, 2014

Examiner.com

Nicki Minaj: LaGuardia High School shot down Nicki's offer due to baggage?

Students would get the chance in a lifetime to have one of LaGuardia High School's most famous graduates to speak to their student body, but the new principal declined the offer. While Minaj is known for her shocking performances, it is not anything that most of these kids haven't seen already! According to the New York Daily News on Sept.

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Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Nicki Minaj, Hip-Hop, Family, Kids, New York Daily News, Startups, IGN Entertainment, Century Media Records, Media, Ottaway Newspapers, Music

Windsor Beacon

Colleges ramp up efforts to prevent sex assaults

Natalie Schirmer of New Fairfield, Conn., with her mom, Amy Schirmer, holds up her number so she can move into the dorms at Iona College in New Rochelle, N.Y., on Aug. 24, 2014. / Carucha L. Meuse, The Journal News WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. - Good academics and far from home.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, US Politics, Iona College, New Rochelle, NY, Westchester County, NY, Media, White Plains, NY, Ottaway Newspapers

KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

Terror Cell Discovered in Uganda, 'Imminent Attack' Planned

The parents of a college freshman are desperate to find their 18-year-old daughter who was last seen nearly two weeks ago.Anna Marie Smith, a student at Appal... -- U.S. military forces continued airstrikes in Iraq this week, targeting ISIS forces near the Mosul Dam.

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Related Topix: World News, Uganda, Africa, Iraq, Middle East, Media, Century Media Records, Ottaway Newspapers, Fox Interactive Media, Fox Filmed Entertainment, Music

KTUC-AM Tucson

Pennsylvania State Trooper Killed, Another Injured in Shooting Outside Barracks

Law enforcement agencies from three states are searching for the gunman or gunmen who ambushed two state troopers outside a barracks in a rural area of northeastern Pennsylvania, killing one and wounding the other. The shooting happened outside the State Police Barracks in Blooming Grove, about 35 miles east of Scranton, just before 11 p.m. Friday, State Police Commissioner Frank Noonan told ABC News.

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Related Topix: Pennsylvania, Startups, Media, IGN Entertainment, Century Media Records, Ottaway Newspapers, Music

KEPR CBS 19

Report: Joan Rivers' doctor fired from clinic

The doctor who performed Joan Rivers' final throat procedure at Yorkville Endoscopy in New York has been fired, according to news reports. The veteran star was undergoing a routine operation at the medical facility on Aug. 28 when she suffered a cardiac and respiratory arrest.

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SFGate

Charlie Munger: 'Ben Graham Had a Lot To Learn As An Investor'

On Friday, The Wall Street Journal's Jason Zweig published some great excerpts from comments made by Warren Buffett's right-hand man, Charlie Munger, at the Daily Journal Corporation annual meeting this week. Munger serves as Daily Journal's chairman of the board.

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Related Topix: Warren Buffett, Daily Journal Corp SC, Media, Business News

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Nashoba Publishing Online

Robert Downey Jr.'s son sentenced in drug case

His father sat in the Southern California courtroom during the hearing. If Indio, 21, completes the program, his case will be dismissed, according to the New York Daily News.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Robert Downey Jr., California, New York Daily News, Startups, Media, IGN Entertainment, Century Media Records, Ottaway Newspapers, Music, Entertainment

Rock102online.com

'This is Our Youth' stands test of time on Broadway

Nearly two decades after its New York debut, "This is Our Youth," Kenneth Lonergan's play about privileged, aimless youth, opened on Broadway on Thursday with critics praising its young actors for their funny, spot-on performances. The play, set in a Manhattan apartment in 1982, chronicles 48 hours in the lives of three friends on the cusp of adulthood, coping with life, parents and each other.

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Related Topix: Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Igby Goes Down, Celebrities, Kieran Culkin, Michael Cera, Startups, IGN Entertainment, Media, Ottaway Newspapers

DurhamRegion.com

Networks find Rice video too hard to resist

Television executives say they want minimize replays of the video showing NFL player Ray Rice knocking out his then-fiancee with a punch. In practice, it's harder to resist.

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Monterey County Herald

Digital First Media will consider sale

Digital First Media, the operator of the Monterey Herald, Santa Cruz Sentinel, San Jose Mercury News and many other newspapers and websites, announced Friday that it will "evaluate and consider strategic alternatives" that could lead to the sale of some or all of the company. CEO John Paton said the company has retained UBS Securities to review a full range of alternatives - including selling the entire company, selling regional clusters or doing nothing.

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Carlsbad Current-Argus

Digital First Media exploring possible sale of co.

Newspaper company Digital First Media said Friday that it is exploring its strategic options, which could include a sale of the company or parts of it. The privately held company is the nation's second biggest U.S. newspaper company by circulation.

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Related Topix: Media, Fox Filmed Entertainment, MediaNews Group, Alamogordo, NM

SFGate

Man gets 107 years for sexually abusing 5 boys

A 45-year-old western New York man has been sentenced to more than 100 years in prison for molesting five boys under age 13. The Daily News of Batavia reports that Sean Vickers was sentenced Thursday in Genesee County Court to 107 years behind bars. Vickers was convicted July 31 of sexually abusing two boys more than a decade ago and three others more recently.

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Iol.co.za

Man ordered to stop spreading HIV

Health officials in Seattle secured a court order telling a man who has infected at least eight people with HIV to stop spreading the virus that causes Aids. The King County Superior Court order issued September 4 orders the man to follow a health department cease and desist order and to show up for counselling and treatment appointments, The Seattle Times reported .

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Related Topix: Media, Seattle Times, King County, WA

NewsFactor

Is Microsoft Buying Minecraft for $2B?

The New York Times cited "people briefed on the discussions" as saying Microsoft is in advanced talks with creator Markus Persson, the brains behind the wildly popular game. In case you aren't familiar with Minecraft, it's a game about breaking and placing blocks and it's not just kids who love it.

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Related Topix: Minecraft, Video Games, Microsoft, Startups, Media, New Times, The, Deep Silver, X360

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Ashland Times-Gazette

UN: 45 Fijian peacekeepers freed in Syria

Al-Qaida-linked militants released 45 Fijian peacekeepers captured two week ago in Syria, ending the U.N.'s fourth crisis over abducted soldiers in the Golan Heights since March 2013 amid questions about the future of its 40-year-old monitoring mission there. The Fijians were captured on the Syrian-controlled side of the Golan Heights by fighters from the Nusra Front, who have been battling Syrian government forces in the contested buffer zone between Syria and Israel.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Startups, Media, IGN Entertainment, News Corporation, Century Media Records, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, FOX News Network, Music

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