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2 hrs ago | International Business Times

TEPCO Loses in Fukushima Suicide Case, Ordered to Pay $472,000 to Family

People pray for victims of the March 11, 2011 earthquake and tsunami as Tokyo Electric Power Co's tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant is seen in the background at Namie town, Fukushima prefecture March 11, 2014.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

New York Post

Buy a piece of pop history at the Madonna memorabilia auction

Material Girls across the world, pull out the cold hard cash. A tidal wave of Madonna's possessions could soon be yours.

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Related Topix: Sport Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, A League of Their Own, Celebrities, Dance, Madonna, Pop/Rock, Natural Disasters, More, Rock-N-Roll

Freshnews

Pluralsight Raises $135 Million in Series B Funding Led by Insight Venture Partners

Pluralsight, a global leader in online training for technology professionals, announced today it has closed $135 million in Series B funding, bringing the company's total funding to nearly $165 million to date.

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TrustedReviews

Coolest Cooler smashes Pebble's record as most-funded Kickstarter project

The Pebble smartwatch is no longer the most-funded project in Kickstarter history, with that honour now passing over to a cooler.

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Effingham Herald

What can Robin Williams' death teach us about suicide?

The coverage can hopefully add something constructive to the tidal wave of media attention, which The Huffington Post reported can sometimes lead to more suicides, especially among young people.

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Related Topix: Animation Movies, Short, Comedy Movies, Aladdin, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Natural Disasters, Health, Depression

Lucianne.com

Holder's police-shooting hypocrisy

Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. is enjoying a tidal wave of laudatory press coverage for his activism on the Ferguson, Mo., shooting and subsequent protests.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Natural Disasters, District of Columbia Government, Washington DC

Seeking Alpha

TowerJazz: A Towering Double In Share Price

TowerJazz's new JV with Panasonic adds $360 million-$420 million a year in revenue and also provides room for expansion.

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Related Topix: Laptops/Notebooks, Semiconductors, Electronics, Tower Semiconductor, Natural Disasters, ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES Bermuda, RF Micro Devices

Tue Aug 26, 2014

KITV-TV

Hawaii lacks technology to use new tsunami alert system

Sensors covering the state are not dense enough or technologically advanced enough to support the new cell phone tsunami and earthquake alert system.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Earthquake, Asian Tsunami Disaster

Canada.com

Gray: WWI an odd place to base our national mythology

Some of television's biggest celebrities arrive at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles for the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on August 25, 2014 in Los Angeles.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Natural Disasters,

Lamar Daily News

Torrential rains cause widespread street flooding throughout Lamar

Update: 6:45 p.m. Fire Chief Marshall Cook coordinated staging efforts with Public Works Director Pat Mason and all available personnel.

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Related Topix: Lamar, CO, Weather, Natural Disasters, Crested Butte, CO

West Hawaii Today

By Michael R. Blood The Associated Press

A senior federal nuclear expert is urging regulators to shut down California's last operating nuclear plant until they can determine whether the facility's twin reactors can withstand powerful shaking from nearby earthquake faults.

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Related Topix: Nuclear Energy, Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Pacific Gas and Electric, Energy, Asian Tsunami Disaster, Los Osos, CA

This Is London

Nick Goodway: There's a sinking feeling over glut of floats

Brace yourself for the tidal wave of stock-market flotations that has been gently waiting for summer to finish before it washes into the public arena.

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The Washington Post

Japanese court rules electricity company liable for suicide

A court in Fukushima has ruled that Tokyo Electric Power Co., the Japanese nuclear power plant operator, can be held responsible for the suicide of a woman who became depressed after the 2011 disaster.

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Related Topix: Nuclear Energy, Asian Tsunami Disaster, Natural Disasters, World News

RollingStone

Brill Bruisers

The title track of the New Pornographers' latest is a sugar-water tidal wave of "oohoohs," "ba-ba-ba-boos," synth twinkles and dub shimmers a fitting opener for an LP whose name suggests pop artisans on steroids.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Oregonian

Napa quake spurs advice for earthquake preparedness in Oregon

In the wake of the Napa, Calif., 6.0 earthquake, the state Office of Emergency Management sent out a reminder about how to prepare for a quake in Oregon .

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The Independent

It was a tidal wave of terror'

Three days after giving birth, Jessica Pidsley was driven to the edge by postpartum psychosis.

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People's Daily Online

Japan to release late nuke plant chief's testimony

The Japanese government on Monday said it would make available in September first-hand testimony from the late Masao Yoshida, chief of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant when it underwent multiple meltdowns after being struck by an earthquake-triggered tsunami in March 2011.

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The Washington Post

Looking for leadership in the Ebola epidemic

Medecins Sans Frontieres International President Dr. Joanne Liu visiting the Ebola treatment center in Kailahun, Sierra Leone.

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Related Topix: Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Travel, Africa, Nigeria Travel, South Africa Travel, Nigeria Travel, Africa, South Africa Travel, Africa, Mali Travel, Africa Travel, Mali Travel, Asian Tsunami Disaster

News Max

Expert: Close California Nuke Plant Over Earthquake Threat

A senior federal nuclear expert is urging regulators to shut down California's last operating nuclear plant until they can determine whether the facility's twin reactors can withstand powerful shaking from any one of several nearby earthquake faults.

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Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Nuclear Energy, Pacific Gas and Electric, Energy, Asian Tsunami Disaster, Wine, Drink

Digital Game Developer

International Construction Week (ICW) & Ecobuild SEA 2014 Opens Next Month

Hosted by the Construction Industry Development Board, the ICW conference has been bringing together industry players under one roof to learn and share from each other for 13 years.

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