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  1. Report: China-backed hacking group breaches United Airlines dataRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    The Chinese-backed hackers who previously stole data at insurance giant Anthem and the U.S. Office of Personnel Management have hit another high-profile target: United Airlines. The data breach happened in May or Early June, people familiar with the investigation told Bloomberg .

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  2. 8 Things You Didn't Know About The Artist Vincent Van GoghRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Switched

    The work of post-Impressionist painter Vincent van Gogh has been widely celebrated in the time since his death, at the age of 37, in 1890. In recent years, two Academy Award-winning films featured his work -- "Lust for Life" and "Midnight in Paris" -- though the Dutch artist died believing his life's work was a failure.

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  3. Breaking Into True Crime: Ann Rule's 9 Tips for Studying Courtroom TrialsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Writer's Digest

    In honor of the passing of crime writing legend Ann Rule , we're re-sharing this piece-written by former WD managing editor Zachary Petit-that's full of tips and advice delivered by Rule. Bestseller Ann Rule had a heck of a journey to becoming a writer-something she never really wanted to be in the first place.

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  4. Public University's Bias-Free Language Guide Calls The Word 'American' 'PROBLEMATIC'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | WAKZ-FM Boardman

    The University of New Hampshire has issued a Bias-Free Language Guide which identifies the word "American" as a "problematic" term which should not be used. Other "problematic" words on the taxpayer-funded school's lengthy list include "mothering," "fathering," "healthy," "homosexual," "rich," "poor" and "senior citizen," notes Campus Reform .

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  5. Jeb Bush is about to find out just what kind of Republican Party he's dealing withRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Salon

    Jeb! Bush's alleged intention to run a positive, joyous, exuberant, civil, delightful, laughter-filled presidential campaign of constant mirth treads around an obvious political risk: projecting condescension or even hostility towards, you know, Republican voters. Implicit in these calls for a shiny, sparkly Republican politics is a criticism of Republican voters as feral beasts who've been conditioned only to respond to argle-bargle nativist nonsense.

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  6. Scaffolding stolen from site in TollesburyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Maldonandburnham Standard

    Thieves pulled down fence panels to get on to the site in Woodrolfe Farm Lane sometime last Friday or on Saturday. Remember you are personally responsible for what you post on this site and must abide by our site terms .

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  7. Tom Brady Calls NFL's 4-Game Suspension 'Unfair'Read the original story

    7 min ago | WNYC-AM New York

    The New England Patriots quarterback called the suspension "unfair" and said he was "disappointed" that Goodell dismissed his "hours of testimony." That was, of course, not the conthe Patriotsclusion Goodell came to, and it was not the conclusion that attorney Ted Wells came to after a significant investigation.

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  8. SC Bar Young Lawyers Hold Backpack DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | WLTX-TV Columbia

    It's back-to-school time and the kids are in need of supplies. But, unfortunately, not all can afford them.

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  9. High street sales growth slows despite warmer weather boost High...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Worcester News

    High street sales growth slowed in July despite a rush by s hoppers to snap up summer clothing in the recent warmer weather, according to figures. The latest retail survey from the CBI showed that retailers are also expecting a further slowdown in sales growth next month as the sector's performance has slipped since hitting a five-month high in May. The figures reveal the retail sales balance for the year to July fell for a second successive month, dropping to 21 from 29 in June.

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  10. Clemson trustees approve new budget, tuition increaseRead the original story

    7 min ago | Newberry Observer

    Clemson University trustees approved an operating budget of $989 million for the 2015-16 academic year, including tuition, room and board fees at the board's summer meeting in Greenville. Trustees approved a 3.24 percent tuition increase for in-state students, or $218 per semester, and a 4.25 percent increase for out-of-state students, or $669 per semester.

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  11. Zimbabwean pair in court over death of Cecil the lionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Thurrock Gazette

    Two Zimbabwean men who were arrested for illegally hunting a protected lion have appeared in court to face poaching charges. Police are still looking for the American dentist Walter James Palmer who allegedly paid 50,000 US dollars to track and shoot the animal with the two men - a professional hunter and a farm owner.

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  12. want a 'discount'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Football365

    Sampdoria have admitted their interest in Italian striker Mario Balotelli, but have asked Liverpool to lower their 7.1m asking price. After struggling in his debut season at Anfield, Balotelli's future has come under intense scrutiny this summer, with Brendan Rodgers reportedly willing to listen to offers for the man he signed for 16million just 12 months ago.

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  13. Sinema owners begin construction on next restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Business Journal

    According to the Nashville Post , a building in the Melrose area will house the group's latest venture. No further details on menu, name, opening date or ownership team have been released.

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  14. Seat Belt Violation Leads To Discovery Of 470 Heroin Decks, Two ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Patch.com

    That seems to be the lesson in the arrest of a Brick Township woman and Wall Township man, after 470 decks of heroin were found hidden in their car during a motor vehicle stop in Howell last week. Howell Township Police Chief Andrew Kudrick said Brittany Gilbert, 23, of Brick, and Tyshawn Morris, 23, of Wall, were pulled over by Patrolman Michael Pavlick about 4:45 p.m. on Thursday, July 23 on Newtons Corner Road for a seat belt violation.

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  15. Welcome for plan to restore historic Pontrhydyfen AqueductRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | This is South Wales

    Work to restore and maintain Pontrhydfen Aqueduct has been included in Neath Port Talbot Council's A 3 million programme of highway work this year. She said: "This is a magnificent stone structure which played a crucial role in the industrial development of the valley.

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  16. Anne Tyler, Marilynne Robinson up for Booker fiction prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Deming Headlight

    Novels by Americans Anne Tyler and Marilynne Robinson are among 13 contenders for the 50,000-pound Booker Prize for fiction. The list, chosen from 156 entries and announced Wednesday, includes "A Brief History of Seven Killings" by Marlon James, the first Jamaica-born Booker contender.

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  17. LGBT Catholics: What do you want the Pope to say to you?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | WNYC-AM New York

    Pope Francis waves from the Popemobile on his way to attend the Via Crucis on Copacabana Beach during World Youth Day celebrations on July 26, 2013 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Gay and transgender Catholics want to meet with the pope during his first visit to the United States in September to discuss the treatment of LGBT people in the Church.

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  18. How Cecil the Lion Was Lured to His DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | WAKZ-FM Boardman

    It's the dawn of a new, uncomfortable day for Dr. Walter Palmer, the Minnesota dentist who achieved infamy yesterday when it was revealed he was the hunter who felled the beloved lion Cecil in Zimbabwe. The New York Times and Washington Post today have more on how Palmer and his guides lured the 13-year-old lion out of his sanctuary in Hwange National Park: According to the chair of the non-governmental Zimbabwe Conservation Task Force, Palmer's party sighted the lion at night using a spotlight, and affixed a dead animal to their car to lead Cecil from the reserve into unprotected territory.

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  19. Life on Marbs: What does Natalie Richardson's husband wish she'd kept to herself?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Maldonandburnham Standard

    The latest reality TV star has said her husband "wasn't very happy" when she revealed she had a "designer vagina" on national television. Natalie Richardson, 32, originally from Worcester, is appearing on Life On Marbs - a constructed reality show based on the glamorous lives of people who live in the Spanish resort of Marbella.

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  20. Bill O'Reilly rips Jay Z and Beyonce for associating with...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Salon

    On "The O'Reilly Factor" Tuesday evening, host Bill O'Reilly "investigated" the group Black Lives Matter by speaking to the Washington Times' investigative reporter Kelly Riddell about how the group is funded - and how it sticks to its radical "narrative." "I don't know whether this crew 'Black Lives Matter' have any constituency other than the radical left," O'Reilly said, by which he meant celebrities like Jay Z and Beyonce, as well as billionaire George Soros.

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