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11 min ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

2016 Spin Meter: 5 things to know not to believe

This photo taken Feb. 15, 2011, show former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush greeting his mother, former first lady Barbara Bush, at the White House's 2010 Presidential Medal of Freedom ceremony in Washington, where her husband, former President George H.W. Bush is to receive the Medal.

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Related Topix: Florida, Florida Government, Jeb Bush, US News, Barbara Bush, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul

Sun Jul 13, 2014

WZVN-TV Fort Myers

Observation deck fire at Rockefeller Plaza hurts 6

Democratic Sen Mark Udall is skeptical of his challenger's proposal to make birth control pills available over the counter, without a prescription.

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Related Topix: Fire, Biotech, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Control Group

The Post-Standard

Deadly tornado sprung up, killed four before forecasters could even see it

The tornado popped up just below a 1,400-foot ridge in central Madison County about 7:02 p.m. In four minutes, it was over.

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Related Topix: Madison County, NY, Weather, Binghamton, NY

Albany Times Union

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio isn't afraid to be goofy

In this file photo of June 21, 2014, Mayor Bill de Blasio, right, and his wife Chirlane McCray, second from left, pose for a photograph with their children Dante de Blasio, left, and Chiara de Blasio as they take part in the Mermaid Parade in the Coney Island section of the Brooklyn borough of New York.

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Related Topix: York, NY, New York, NY, Coney Island, NY, Brooklyn, NY, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom

The Modesto Bee

Around the remote: Television picks for the week of July 13-19

"MASTERS OF SEX" - They say that work and sex aren't supposed to mix, but in Season 2 of this sizzling drama, research pioneers Bill Masters and Virginia Johnson take their mostly academic partnership out of the lab and into the bedroom.

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Related Topix: The Strain, Entertainment, Television, 24, Drama, Celebrities, Kiefer Sutherland

Daily Mail

'It felt like history repeating itself': Brother of murdered...

Just what happened on flight UA201 before its emergency landing on a tiny remote Pacific atoll? United faces claims that there was a strange 'smell' BEFORE take off and the cockpit 'filled with smoke' Mother shot dead her two children as they slept and then killed herself as real estate exec father raced home to try and stop her, autopsy report ... (more)

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Tsa, US News, Illegal Immigration

Patch.com

Rocket Launch Sunday Offers View for New Yorkers

Orbital Sciences Corp. has scheduled the launch for 12:52 p.m. on Sunday, July 13, from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport's Pad.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, NASA

Sat Jul 12, 2014

New York Daily News

New Yorker risks life as double agent in Nazi underground, brings down Duquesne Spy Ring: new book

Agent William Sebold searched for traitors sworn to arming the FA1 4hrer's deadly Luftwaffe bombers and providing lethal assistance to German U-boats.

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Related Topix: North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, Europe, Germany, Prison, New York, NY, Brooklyn, NY, Manhattan, NY

CBS Local

Rep. Maloney Stands With New Yorkers In Support Of Terrorism Insurance Bill

Rep. Maloney said that the Federal Government created the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act which will expire at the end of the year.

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KMIZ

Remains could be those of missing American

Harry Devert left a job as a trader in finance to take a transcontinental motorcycle journey from the United States to Latin America.

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Related Topix: New York Government

National Public Radio

Workers Struggle In Hamptons, Playground For Rich

This is a town where people are so rich that a $2 million home can be a handyman's special.

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Related Topix: Nursing, Medicine

Brandon Sun

Workers struggle to get by in New York's Hamptons, America's playground for rich and famous

This is a town where people are so rich that a $2 million home can be a handyman's special.

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Related Topix: Nursing, Medicine

Trend Hunter Magazine

Stylish New Yorker Campaigns - The Authentic DKNY Fall 2014 Campaign...

The DKNY Fall 2014 campaign takes advantage of New York being one of the fashion capitals of the world and stars a group of real male and female New Yorkers.

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Related Topix: Fashion, DKNY, Designers, New York Government

Examiner.com

Austrian Airlines expands its New York/New Jersey market

Talk about making as splash. Austrian Airlines took that phrase to a whole new level with its arrival at Newark Liberty International Airport.

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Related Topix: us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, New York City Travel, Austria Travel, Europe Travel

The Independent

Pro-Palestinian demonstrators take to streets of London, Paris and New York in wave of protests

As the conflict rages on, thousands of protesters gather outside official buildings across the globe to show contempt at Israeli airstrikes Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Hamas (Palestine)

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Modesto Bee

No, New York isn't forcing lawn mower registration

A hoax spreading online this week has some residents thinking they'll be forced to register their mowers and haul them in for annual inspections just like a car.

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Related Topix: New York Government, OSHA, Weird

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

5 things you need to know Friday

Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://usat.ly/1lZt7em Free stuff! Convenience store giant 7-Eleven is handing out free Slurpees between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. on Friday in honor of the Slurpees' 87th birthday.

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National Public Radio

Ride-Sharing Lyft's New York City Plans Postponed

The on-demand ride-sharing app Lyft postponed its scheduled Friday launch in New York City while a state judge will wait until next week to consider whether its planned operations violate state and local laws.

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Inside Bay Area

'Masters of Sex' heats up, while 'The Strain' gets creepy

DON'T MISS: "Masters of Sex" -- They say that work and sex aren't supposed to mix, but in Season 2 of this sizzling drama, research pioneers Bill Masters and Virginia Johnson take their mostly academic partnership out of the lab and into the bedroom.

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Related Topix: The Strain, Entertainment, Television, 24, Drama

LongIsland.com

AG Schneiderman Issues Open Letter Noting That All New York Laws...

July 11, 2014 - Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today issued an open letter to law enforcement agencies around the state clarifying New York's clinic protection laws and regulations in the wake of a U.S. Supreme Court's decision last month that struck down a buffer zone law in the Massachusetts.

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