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Swiss pilot breaks record for longest non-stop solo flight on the most daunting leg of its round-the-world journey.
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Friday, July 3, 2015
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The solar-powered plane is now at an altitude of about 500m as it waits for the sun to rise before its scheduled landing in Hawaii at 8pm UAE time.
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Friday, July 3, 2015
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The benefits and risks of being tied to rooftop solar.
From: Harvard Business School Publishing | By: Giuliana Battisti | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Despite the recent Supreme Court ruling upholding ObamaCare subsidies, opponents of the law remain poised to strike a key blow against the health care law in a matter of months....
From: Fox News | By: Kelley Beaucar Vlahos | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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Investigators in Massachusetts are seeking the public’s help to solve a horrific mystery and identify a little girl whose body was found in a trash bag on the shoreline of a Boston Harbor island....
From: Fox News | By: Molly Line | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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I am in Alaska at a remote fishing area with Reverend Franklin Graham’s Samaritan’s Purse OPERATION HEAL OUR PATRIOTS.  This is my 3rd or 4th year in a row coming here for the long 4th of July weekend.  This is a wonderful program to help injured...
From: Fox News | By: Greta Van Susteren | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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ICYMI Health features what we're reading this week. In the same week that the two inmates who escaped from an upstate New York prison were tracked down, one of them killed, we were taken by two stories of life behind bars. Our colleagues at HuffPost...
From: Urlesque | By: Erin Schumaker | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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Since August of 2014, K-drama star Kim Hyun Joong (Boys Over Flowers) has been engaged in an ongoing legal battle with his former girlfriend over alleged domestic abuse charges. Since then, other allegations suddenly came up in the court case. First,...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Jan Omega | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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The pregnant reality star says she's using makeup tricks to contour her changing face
From: People | By: K.C. Blumm | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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Late-night club-goers are celebrating the end of a police crackdown that shut dancing just when the party was getting started.
From: Global Voices | By: Matt McClellan | Friday, July 3, 2015
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"When we heard that there were 120,000 people living as refugees, fighting for mere survival and living on less than 2 cents per day, we had to act."
From: Global Voices | By: Thant Sin | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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Kolah Germezi (or "Red Hat") is a beloved Iranian TV program featuring a collection of skits and musical numbers. Its producer says the program officially has 35 million viewers.
From: Global Voices | By: Public Radio International | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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A NEW advertising campaign, “Not Alone”, is making the rounds on social media. It flashes through a conspicuously diverse array of Americans brought together by a shared feeling of alienation. “I’m a little bit nervous about people hearing I’m...
From: The Economist | Friday, July 3, 2015
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MASTERPIECE seems finally to have established itself as a fixture of London’s summer arts season, following the demise of the long-running Grosvenor House arts and antiques fair in 2009. Over 150 international dealers attended in this, Masterpiece's...
From: The Economist | Friday, July 3, 2015
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As violence surges in Afghanistan, so too does the country’s opium business. Last year was the deadliest year ever for non-combatants, with nearly 3,700 killed. In its latest World Drug Report, the UN says it was also a record year for the area of...
From: The Economist | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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  The Comfort Inn & Suites, located in Revere, Massachusetts, appears as a classic airport hotel. Shuttles line the front entrance, and travelers come and go in a hurry. The lobby is comfortable and relaxed, and employees greet guests with warm,...
From: Blast | By: Sarah Kai Schwarz | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Nowadays it seems as if the Left is politicizing everything with a plethora of new taboos. The latest item on their taboo list is your Fourth of July picnic, specifically hot dogs and hamburgers. As you gather with family and friends to munch on those...
From: Free Republic | By: NewsBusters | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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The notion that technology can be good for the environment may be a hard pill to swallow for some. And perhaps not without reason; after all, we've all seen the images of computer monitors piled up in landfills. But the truth of the matter is that technology...
From: Earth911 | By: Earth911 | Friday, July 3, 2015
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The worm was designed to gather intelligence on the ongoing Iranian nuclear talks.
From: Reason | By: Andrea Castillo | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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Within weeks of the Obama administration's announcement last December that it would resume diplomatic relations with Cuba, the Internet nearly sank under the weight of new pages urging everybody to "see it now before it changes." Because, apparently,...
From: Reason | By: Reason.com | Friday, July 3, 2015
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HHS would really appreciate it.
From: Reason | By: Robby Soave | Thursday, July 2, 2015
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Greece is a remarkable country full of wonderful people, but along dimensions of development and governance, the place is plainly pretty fucked up. It has been fucked up that way for a long time, for decades at least. This has never been secret. Anyone...
From: Interfluidity | By: Steve Randy Waldman | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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Many people want to know more about Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders' foreign policy agenda. Yes, they say, we like what Sanders is saying about reducing extreme inequality, about reducing the political power of the billionaire class....
From: AOL Television | By: Robert Naiman | Friday, July 3, 2015
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Health insurer Aetna  will buy rival Humana   for $37 billion in cash and stock, or about $230 for each Humana share based on Aetna's Thursday closing price, the companies said Friday. The much-anticipated deal, which has been...
From: TheStreet | By: Michelle Rama-Poccia | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Although there wasn't any Roman-style backstabbing, YouTubers will remember the Ides of March 2012 as a traumatic day in the company's history. In one fell swoop, the site's daily view-count got completely demolished. We're talking a plunge of about...
From: Business Insider | By: Jillian D'Onfro | Friday, July 3, 2015
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This would be a rave, at least a qualified one, if it weren’t for those pesky interface issues. And if I have them, what about the punter Apple and the industry hope to get on board and pay? The service is much more comprehensible in iTunes. At nearly...
From: Barry Ritholtz | By: Bob Lefsetz | Friday, July 3, 2015
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I ordered this for our kitchen. We keep an iPad on the counter (great for recipes) and my wife likes to listen to podcasts on her iPhone when she's in the kitchen. Read the rest...
From: Boing Boing | By: Mark Frauenfelder | Friday, July 3, 2015
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The solar-powered plane has covered more than 8,000km across the Pacific from Japan, and is set to land in Hawaii at 8pm UAE time.
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Friday, July 3, 2015
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A solar-powered plane landed at a small airport outside Honolulu after a record-breaking five-day journey across the Pacific Ocean from Japan....
From: New York Times | By: THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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Originally published on 1Sun4All. MORE BREAKING NEWS from Solar Impulse 2 (Si2): I feel exhilarated by this extraordinary journey. I have climbed the equivalent altitude of Mount Everest five times without much rest. The team at the Mission Control...
From: CleanTechnica | By: Amber Archangel | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Daniel José Older's new young adult novel follows a Brooklyn teenager who discovers her family has a dangerous magical heritage. Reviewer Amal El-Mohtar says it's full of music, flavor and color.
From: NPR | By: Amal El-Mohtar | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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Marine Staff. Sgt Jonny Pena and Sgt. Anny Pena met when they were stationed in Arizona. They married, had kids; she left the service, he went to Afghanistan. But both say he returned a changed man.
From: NPR | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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Long before Cruz was the Texas senator commandeering the Senate floor, he was a teenager reciting conservative, free-market ideology.
From: NPR | By: Ailsa Chang | Friday, July 3, 2015
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There are different ways to handle a breakup, depending on the situation, of course. But whether you're wallowing in tears because you got blindsided or giving out high fives for finally letting go of the jerk, one thing's for sure: music makes it all...
From: TresSugar | By: Lisette-Mejia | Friday, July 3, 2015
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That classic gunpowder smell is so evocative of an American summer. And it is fantastic....
From: New York Times | By: JENNIFER FINNEY BOYLAN | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Avery Taylor and Shayne Lund are a young couple in Canada whose rather innocent outward appearance conceals some of the sickest desires and crimes imaginable — crimes that both have now admitted in court, and on Thursday, were revealed in graphic detail....
From: The Inquisitr | By: Jonathan Vankin | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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Casualties from the battle in Wardak Province were said to be high, and senior officials criticized security forces’ response as slow and ineffective....
From: New York Times | By: MUJIB MASHAL | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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Four mothers entered the singles competition at Wimbledon, and several more competed in doubles. They say that motherhood has enhanced their careers....
From: New York Times | By: BEN ROTHENBERG | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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A year after the owner of a full-service event space in Dumbo pleaded guilty to tax fraud and theft, the couples who hoped to marry there have moved on, but the space is empty....
From: New York Times | By: KENNETH ROSEN | Friday, July 3, 2015
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It's easy to laugh off Donald Trump's fact-free comments about Mexican immigrants being rapists. And easy to poke fun, as Jon Stewart did, at Trump's grudging admission that some Mexican immigrants might be "good people." But there is a serious issue...
From: AOL Television | By: Jeff Cohen | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Trump’s invective was anything but original
From: Time | By: Ryan Sager | Friday, July 3, 2015
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This is part of Content Marketing Guide where we will be discussing about digital content marketing trends which many businesses will find helpful to better reach their target audiences in such a busy and cluttered world. Content marketing is not a sort...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Jonha Revesencio | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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Red Sox show spunk in roller-coaster loss to Astros
From: ESPN | By: ESPN | Saturday, July 4, 2015
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Victorino, out since May, activated by Red Sox
From: ESPN | By: ESPN | Friday, July 3, 2015
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Beltran (oblique) joins Ellsbury on DL for Yanks
From: ESPN | By: ESPN | Friday, July 3, 2015
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