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  1. The Latest: Mourners arrive for funeral of Bobbi KristinaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    Brown, the only child of Whitney Houston and R&B singer Bobby Brown, died in... The U.S. Justice Department says problems have been fixed that led to about 2,100 work permits being mistakenly awarded under President Barack Obama's executive immigration action after a federal judge in Texas... The U.S. Justice Department says problems have been fixed that led to about 2,100 work permits being mistakenly awarded under President Barack Obama's executive immigration action after a federal judge in Texas had put... A spike in suicides and attempted suicides has prompted corrections officials to step up oversight at a California women's prison as inspectors try to pinpoint the cause of the troubling increase.

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  2. Man who studied Cecil the lion for 9 years talks impactRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KPIC

    When Cecil the lion's carcass was finally found after he was lured out of a Zimbabwe wildlife reserve to be killed by an American hunter, it was a headless, skinless skeleton the vultures had been picking at for about a week. Conservationists decided the most natural thing was to leave the bones where they were for hyenas to finish off, said Brent Stapelkamp, a lion researcher and part of a team that had tracked and studied Cecil for nine years.

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  3. Man admits beating friend to death with metal dumbbellRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KPIC

    A northern New Jersey man has pleaded guilty to aggravated manslaughter for beating his friend to death with a metal dumbbell. The Record reports that 35-year-old Esteban Castillo, of Paterson, faces up to 15 years in state prison when he's sentenced Oct. 2. Castillo said he hit 30-year-old William Vasconello several times in the head with a 25-pound metal dumbbell on Oct. 18, 2013, during a heated argument at Castillo's apartment on Martin Street.

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  4. WHO and sailing body seek virus tests in Rio Olympic venuesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    Athletes said that the conditions of the water... . Trash floats on water in a canal at the Mare slum complex in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, July 31, 2015.

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  5. Some Midwest farmers' crops falter in record rainsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Corn damaged by record rains that repeatedly submerged fields, stands in a field near Atlanta, Ind., Friday, July 31, 2015. Illinois and Indiana both saw record June rainfalls, and several other key farm states were also swamped by waves of rain that have set the stage for big crop losses this fall, with up to $500 million in corn and soybean losses projected in Indiana.

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  6. UK police confirm 3 bin Ladens killed in England plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KPIC

    Three relatives of the late al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden were among four people killed when a private jet crashed on landing in southern England, British police confirmed Saturday. The Hampshire Police force said formal post-mortems were still being conducted, but the victims were believed to be "the mother, sister and brother-in-law of the owner of the aircraft, all of whom are from the bin Laden family."

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  7. News Feature: Meet the men taking us to the extra dimension STEVEN...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Witney Gazette

    STEVEN Dey's friend recently came to him with a problem: he had a beloved old lamp, held together by two thumb screws and one of them had broken. Mr Dey had the solution: he took the remaining thumb screw and scanned it with a computer to make a 3D image, then used a 3D printer to make an exact replica.

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  8. Posthuman Page-TurnerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Reason Magazine

    Apex caps Ramez Naam's rumbustious, idea-packed transhumanist trilogy. The first novel, Nexus , was the 2014 co-winner of the Prometheus Award for libertarian-themed science fiction.

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  9. American Pharoah poised for more racing history in HaskellRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NBC29

    American Pharoah ... . In this photo provided by Equi-Photo, Triple Crown winner American Pharoah nuzzles assistant trainer Jim Barnes during his morning bath at Monmouth Park in Oceanport, N.J., Friday morning July 31, 2015.

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  10. McRT-STM: A High Performance Software Transactional Memory System for a Multi-core RuntimeRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | CiteULike

    In Proceedings of the Eleventh ACM SIGPLAN Symposium on Principles and Practice of Parallel Programming , pp. 187-197, doi:10.1145/1122971.1123001 Applications need to become more concurrent to take advantage of the increased computational power provided by chip level multiprocessing.

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  11. Meteor shower viewingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Penticton Western

    The public is invited to come and enjoy the Perseid meteor shower on Aug. 12 at the Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory, located at 717 White Lake Rd, south of Kaleden, BC. Gates open at 7:15 p.m. Talks presented at 8:15 p.m. by Tim Robishaw, Ryan Ransom, Tom Landecker and Ken Tapping.

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  12. A unified architecture of transcriptional regulatory elementsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Trends in Genetics , Vol. 31, No. 8. , pp. 426-433, doi:10.1016/j.tig.2015.05.007 To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.

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  13. Zimbabwean authorities restrict hunting after lion killingRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | KAUZ

    The U.S. Justice Department says problems have been fixed that led to about 2,100 work permits being mistakenly awarded under President Barack Obama's executive immigration action after a federal judge in Texas... The U.S. Justice Department says problems have been fixed that led to about 2,100 work permits being mistakenly awarded under President Barack Obama's executive immigration action after a federal judge in Texas had put... A spike in suicides and attempted suicides has prompted corrections officials to step up oversight at a California women's prison as inspectors try to pinpoint the cause of the troubling increase.

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  14. 70 Years of Dubious Federal Food RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Reason Magazine

    From a World War II-era food wheel in which butter is listed as one of the seven major food groups to today's much-maligned "MyPlate" serving chart, take a tour through the U.S. Department of Agriculture's sometimes hilarious attempts to guide Americans toward healthy eating.

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  15. BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Nation

    DHL, the world's leading logistics company, is working with Thailand's National Environment Fund to distribute plant seeds to DHL employees across its three business units in Thailand - DHL Express, DHL Global Forwarding and DHL Supply Chain - on World Environment Day as part of its "Ton Kla" project. The plant seeds include pink cassia, golden shower cassia, Siamese cassia and yellow flame tree.

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  16. Ban Limthong - a shining example in sustainabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Nation

    Ban Limthong, in Buri Ram's Nang Rong district, has won great applause for its water-management measures at a time when people are suffering from severe drought in many parts of the Kingdom. Utokapat Foundation under the patronage of His Majesty the King and the Coca-Cola Foundation Thailand recently organised a media trip to show how this community was able to so efficiently handle both drought and flood crises.

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  17. Where every day is a good dayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Southland Times

    Discussion groups, monitor farm programmes, running a Gisborne hill country station and his house burning down couldn't prepare farmer Ken Shaw for being given a 15 per cent chance of surviving the cancer attacking his body. But survive he did.

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  18. Integrated Resources Group Announces Popularity of LapitechRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Lapitec is scratch and bacteria resistant, making it perfect for commercial uses or homeowners looking to add high-end, sleek style. "We have been getting more and more requests for Lapitech due to its design appeal and vast capabilities," said Owner Dilmohan Chadha.

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  19. Language 101: "Body Language"Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Language is more than words, more than a collection of ordered sounds: using and understanding language also involves posture, facial expressions, eye movements, hand movements, and physical space. In linguistics, the academic field which studies language scientifically, these things are called kinsesics and proximics.

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  20. Run for the hills: Geologists warn Congress that Washington D.C. is sinking into the muckRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Here's another thing for Congress to worry about. Washington is sinking, and not for political reasons.

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