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1 hr ago | ThinkProgress

New Campaign Reminds Americans That Sex Trafficking is Happening In Their Backyard

More than 100 nonprofits are joining forces to tackle an issue they say often goes overlooked in the United States: the forced prostitution and human trafficking of American children. Although sex trafficking is often framed as an issue of concern in other countries - it's the fasting growing criminal enterprise in the world - it's also happening here at home.

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Related Topix: Prison, Family, Kids, Non-Profit, US News, Liberal Political News

5 hrs ago | BroadcastNewsroom

Rob Macomber Picks Sanken Stereo Mic for Jazz at Lincoln Center

One of Macomber's favorite microphones is the unique Sanken stereo CUW-180, comprised of two exceptionally engineered cardioid condenser microphones combined in one compact body. Each of the two 180A capsules is independently adjustable with 15Es detent, providing a versatile microphone for a variety of stereo and Surround recording applications.

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Related Topix: Storytellers, Entertainment, Television

10 hrs ago | Cincinnati.com

Video: First look at 'Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1'

"Hunger Games" fans finally can see Katinss Everdeen's efforts to rescue Peeta Mellark in the Video: First look at 'Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1' "Hunger Games" fans finally can see Katinss Everdeen's efforts to rescue Peeta Mellark in the Check out this story on cincinnati.com: http://cin.ci/1s3Rd0X Peeta and Johanna flank President Snow in the president's official portrait for "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1." "Hunger Games" fans finally can see Katniss Everdeen's efforts to rescue Peeta Mellark in the first trailer released for "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1," expected to smash box office records again when it arrives in theaters Nov. 21. It opens with Katniss saying, "I never wanted to be in the Games.

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Related Topix: The Hunger Games, Animation Movies, Journey to the Center of the Earth, Family, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, The Polar Express, Josh Hutcherson, Union, KY

Mon Sep 15, 2014

Health.com

Study Ties Multiple Births to Higher Costs, Complications

The researchers suggest that limiting embryo transfers for couples undergoing in vitro fertilization could ease some of that burden. Over the past 30 years, multiple births have increased in tandem with births to older mothers and use of assisted reproductive technology, noted the researchers from the University of New South Wales, Australia.

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Related Topix: Pediatrics, Medicine, Manhasset, NY

Seeking Alpha

iPhone 6 Release Delayed In China: Will The Launch Be A Bust?

Apple is not following the playbook for the iPhone 5S and 5C which led to a sale of 9 million units on their launch weekend. The last iPhone launch to be delayed in China - iPhone 5 - sold only 5 million units on its launch weekend.

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Related Topix: Apple, Startups

Psychology Today

18 Science-Backed Reasons to Try Loving-Kindness Meditation

Many of us have heard of meditation's benefits. We may have even tried meditation once or twice.

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The Raw Story

California man killed ex-girlfriend's dog, then fed it to her, police say

A Redding, California man was arrested last week after he claimed to have murdered his ex-girlfriend's dog, cooked it, then served her a meal prepared with its meat, ABC 7 reports . According to the restraining order filed against him, the victim's Pomeranian, "Bear," went missing in early August after she had a violent argument with Ryan Watenpaugh.

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Brandon Sun

Global stock markets down after Chinese industrial figures disappoint

World stock markets sank Monday on weak Chinese economic data as investors looked ahead to a U.S. Federal Reserve meeting and Scotland's independence referendum. KEEPING SCORE: Germany's DAX was little changed at 9,650.62 and France's CAC-40 declined 0.3 per cent to 4,428.59.

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Examiner.com

Borg suspects alien abduction - twice! - part 2

During the summer of 2006, James Borg of Clarkeson, Ontario drove his wife and 3-year-old son to McKellar Lake for their "annual week at the cottage." Instead of leaving on Saturday, Borg, who has seen many UFOs since he was young, left Sunday - something unusual for them and when they arrived, none of their neighbors were there, which was also quite strange.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Silver Spring Stage Presents God of Carnage 9/19-10/11

Silver Spring Stage presents the community theater premiere of God of Carnage by Yasmina Rez, translated by Christopher Hampton , directed by Adam R. Adkins and produced by Bob Scott , the witty and entertaining depiction of two sets of parents that turn a simple playground fight between their kids into a full-blown brawl. God of Carnage will perform weekends September 19 to October 11, 2014.

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Related Topix: Carnage, Theater, Arts, Family, Kids

The Sand Trap

Average Distances... How far do you hit each club? and don't lie...

Considering ditching my 3 wood and going with a 4 wedge lineup because there aren't many situations for me where the distance loss from hitting hybrid instead of 3 wood is detrimental and I think I'd benefit from having a bridge between my 52* gw and 58* lw I'm an inconsistent ball striker but I've recorded "rough" distances on the range. There have been times where I've hit the ball about 205 with my 6i but it's very rare.

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Heraldseries.co.uk

Calvin Harris has notched his fifth number one as a lead artist

The Scottish DJ notched his fifth number one as a lead artist and seventh in total with Blame featuring John Newman at the summit this weekend. Harris previously topped the charts with I'm Not Alone , Sweet Nothing , Under Control and Summer , while he also featured on Dizzee Rascal's Dance Wiv Me and Rihanna's We Found Love .

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Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Calvin Harris, Sam Smith

Reuters

Dubai's Emaar looks to raise $1.58 billion from malls unit's IPO

Dubai's Emaar Properties EMAR.DU is seeking to raise as much as 5.8 billion dirhams from an initial public offer of shares in its shopping malls unit that is expected to be the Gulf's biggest stock sale since 2008. Emaar, the emirate's largest real estate developer, expects to sell 2 billion shares in Emaar Malls Group , representing 15.4 percent of its share capital, in a price range of 2.50 to 2.90 dirhams per share, it said on Sunday.

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Express India

Mutual Funds equity folio count expands by over 1 lakh in Aug

Equity mutual funds witnessed an addition of a staggering over one lakh investor accounts or folios in August helped mainly by a sharp rise in stock market. According to the Securities and Exchange Board of India data on total investor accounts with 45 fund houses, the number of equity folios rose to 2,94,41,948 at the end of August from 2,93,13,290 in the preceding month, a gain of 1,28,658.

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GwdToday.com

Greenwood County Arrest Report for Sep. 8, 2014

Aiken, Mister Bertram, 11/2/1992, 140 Oakland Ave., Gwd, SC, was arrested by GCSO for: general sessions bench warrant Boyd, Travis Leon, 11/1/1992, 103 Maple Ct., Gwd, SC, was arrested by GPD for: third degree assault and battery Coker, Richard Lee, 1/12/1972, 2417 S. Main St., Gwd, SC, was arrested by SCHP for: DUI, DUS, simple possession of marijuana Dial, Maurice Aaron, 6/12/1967, 7 Balentine Dr., Ware Shoals, SC, was arrested by Ware Shoals PD for: bench warrant, public drunk/intoxication, simple possession of marijuana Dunlap, Demarcus Lavelle, 8/29/1989, 202 Siloam Acres Dr., Gwd, SC, was arrested by SCHP for: DUI, open container Galloway, Misty Marie Saxon, 3/10/1984, 218 Park St., Ninety Six, SC, was arrested by Ninety Six PD for: assist other agency Gray, Willie Thomas, 5/19/1961, 522 Bolt Ave., Gwd, SC, was arrested by GPD for: assault and battery high and aggravated in nature ... (more)

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Related Topix: Greenwood County, SC, Ware Shoals, SC, Ninety Six, SC

Sat Sep 13, 2014

Townhall

China Industrial Growth Slows, Power Generation Negative 1st Time in 4 Years

Cries for more stimulus ring loudly in China because Chinese industrial output slowed to 6.9%. That is a number that any country in the world would be more than pleased with, but China's target is 7.5%.

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Related Topix: Generation, Industrial, Opinion

Ukiah Daily Journal

Verizon Wireless requests permit from Mendocino County for new tower

Verizon Wireless is requesting a permit from Mendocino County to construct a telecommunication facility to support a 170-foot wireless tower in Fort Bragg. The Mendocino County Planning Commission will meet Thursday for its regular board meeting commencing at 9 a.m. in the Board of Supervisors Chambers, with the recommended action being to move ahead with the project, according to the commission's meeting agenda.

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Related Topix: Mendocino County, CA, Fort Bragg, CA

Examiner.com

6 ways 'Franklin & Bash' ignored Hollywood standards for TV sitcoms

Actress Dana Davis arrives at the World Premiere of Screen Gems' 'Prom Night' at the Cinerama Dome on April 9, 2008 in Los Angeles. TNT's "Franklin & Bash" has been a hit since 2011, but it's skipped the radar of some regardless of how entertaining the show is.

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Related Topix: Franklin and Bash, Entertainment, Television, Hollywood, Short, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Los Angeles, CA, Musical Movies, Horror Movies, Prom Night, Mystery Movies, Dana Davis

Daily Dispatch

Arrests and incidents in Oxford and Granville and Warren counties

Calvin T. Foy III, 28, of 400 Santree Drive, Oxford, was arrested Sept. 9 on charges of selling and delivering illegal drugs and possession with intent to manufacture, sell and distribute cocaine.

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Related Topix: Oxford, NC, Drugs, Warren County, NC

Examiner.com

Will next financial crisis start on Sept. 13, 2015?

What if there is a pattern going back more than a decade in American history that shows that the last two economic crises occurred on a predictable seven year cycle? What if this pattern occurred at the same time as many other indications became evident, giving reason to believe that the pattern itself was not a coincidence? Would it be possible to predict when the next economic crisis would occur and prepare for it? Rabbi Jonathan Cahn believes that he has discovered just such a pattern within recent American history that stretches back before the September 11 attacks of 2001.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

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