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1 hr ago | Examiner.com

Teen lamborghini crash: Teen testing pal's lamborghini dies, father is 'numb'

An 18-year-old teen from New York was driving his friend's Lamborghini on Friday when the pair crashed into a guardrail.

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Related Topix: Mount Sinai, NY

4 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

Rig Count

The rig count includes the number of active drilling rigs in Victoria, Goliad, Gonzales, Calhoun, Jackson, Bee, Refugio, DeWitt, Lavaca, Wharton, Karnes and Matagorda counties.

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Related Topix: Goliad, TX, Refugio, TX

8 hrs ago | The Hill

Obama to attend chef's wedding

President Obama will indeed be among the guests at the wedding of White House chef Sam Kass, according to the Associated Press.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Michelle Obama, Westchester County, NY, Logan Circle (Washington, DC)

12 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

NYS Fair's Crazy Mouse twister coaster car replaced by Wade Shows after accident in March

The Crazy Mouse twister coaster is a popular ride at the New York State Fair , with a central location on the Midway.

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Related Topix: Entertainment

16 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

Australia condemns peacekeepers' Syrian detention

An armed group of men, not specified which group of rebels, gather at Syria's Quneitra border crossing between Syria and the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014.

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Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News

Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Tesla shares hit record price after China charging network deal

A worker cleans a Tesla Model S sedan before an event to deliver the first set of cars to customers in Beijing on April 22, 2014.

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Related Topix: Tesla Model S, Sedan, Tesla Motors, Startups

KHQ-TV Spokane

Britain raises terror threat level

Britain's Home Secretary Theresa May says the country has raised the terror threat level from substantial to severe, but says there is no specific threat.

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Related Topix: Fort Lewis, WA, Spokane, WA, Valley, WA

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Biggest Ever Weekly Rise in Ebola Cases, U.N. Agency Says

The West African Ebola outbreak took a more deadly turn Friday with the World Health Organization announcing an estimated 500 new cases this week -- the biggest jump in infections so far.

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Related Topix: Senegal, World News,

KHQ-TV Spokane

Competency check for teen accused in girl's death

Kitsap County prosecutors say a 17-year-old accused in the rape and killing of 6-year-old Jenise Wright will be evaluated next week to see if he's competent to stand trial.

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Related Topix: Kitsap County, WA, Publishing, Media, Forbes

Detroit Free Press

Nancy Kaffer: Another day, another shameless attempt to steal DIA's art

Detroit's creditors aren't giving up their attempts to pry away the city-owned treasures at the Detroit Institute of Arts, despite the grand bargain.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bankruptcy, Detroit, MI, Opinion

The San Diego Union-Tribune

In first, memorial will be open on night of 9/11

In this Sept. 10, 2013 file photo, the Tribute in Light rises above buildings during a test in New York.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Philip Seymour Hoffman friend pleads guilty in heroin case

A friend who was arrested during the investigation after Philip Seymour Hoffman's fatal overdose on suspicion of felony heroin possession with intent to sell has taken a plea deal on a lesser charge.

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Related Topix: Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Capote, Celebrities, Philip Seymour Hoffman, New York County, NY, Entertainment

The York Daily Record

APNewsBreak: Buffett heir buys Rosa Parks archive

Hundreds of items that belonged to civil rights icon Rosa Parks that have been sitting unseen for years in a New York warehouse have been sold to a foundation run by the son of billionaire investment guru Warren Buffett.

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Related Topix: York, PA, Warren Buffett

CBC News

43 UN peacekeepers captured by militants in Golan Heights

Peacekeepers with the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force monitor the 1974 disengagement accord between Syria and Israel in the Golan Heights.

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Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News, Syria,

Manchester Journal

Venice Watch: Iranian tales; vampire takes a break

The Venice Film Festival is bringing 11 days of red carpet premieres, innovative movies and Hollywood glamour to the Italian city.

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Related Topix: Vampire News, Entertainment

KHQ-TV Spokane

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie married in France

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt were married Saturday in Chateau Miraval, France, says a spokesman for the couple.

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Related Topix: California, Wedding

CBS 3 Springfield

Here's the latest Connecticut news from The Associated Press

A former Jasper Johns assistant has told a New York judge that he transported works of art stolen from the pop artist's Connecticut studio across state lines.

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Related Topix: Salisbury, CT, Stamford, CT, Middletown, CT

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Detroit Free Press

10 things to know about corporate inversions

A Burger King sign and a Tim Hortons sign are displayed in Ottawa, Ontario Aug. 25. / Sean Kilpatrick / Associated Press The transaction is called a corporate inversion, a maneuver that is becoming popular among companies looking to lower their tax bills.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Senator Dick Durbin, Barack Obama, Democrat

The Washington Post

Ukraine says ita s being invaded by Russia, and can you please retweet

Ukrainian soldiers ride atop an armored personnel carrier near the village of Sakhanka in eastern Ukraine.

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Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), US Politics, US News

The Globe and Mail

Hate-crime convictions in hair-cutting attacks on Amish overturned

In this Oct. 10, 2011 file photo, Sam Mullet stands in front of his Bergholz, Ohio, home.

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Related Topix: Religion, Amish, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Bergholz, OH, US News, Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

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