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39 min ago | Gateway Pundit

Ebola: White House Raises Specter of Gov't Closure During D.C. Africa Summit

The Obama administration is urging federal employees to stay home during the summit of African leaders being held in Washington, D.C. next week and to monitor local news for announcement of a possible "closing of the federal government" -ostensibly over traffic issues.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Reality Blurred

Behind the scenes of Knife Fight

The set of Esquire Network's Knife Fight was chaotic: people moving everywhere, chefs moving around in the small open kitchen, conversation plus cooking so loud you cannot hear the chefs or the judges.

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Broward-Palm Beach

Hey, Pitbull! Impersonator Ariel Tojo Hits Dolphin Mall

Teenagers guzzle from Smoothie Kings while tables full of abuelitas fire Gatling-gun Spanish over steaming plates of Lotus Express.

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Biggleswade Today

Travel: Canada's big skies, big fish and a wild west dream

Mention Canada and most people immediately think of a trip through the Rockies from Calgary to Vancouver - but In the first of two features about one of the Commonwealth country's lesser known provinces, travel writer Alan Wooding enjoys all that the prairie state of Saskatchewan has to offer.

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WKXW-FM Trenton

Disabled NJ Transit train cleared from tracks

A New Jersey Transit commuter train was removed Tuesday after becoming disabled just outside the Hudson River tunnel in New York City and delaying trains for commuters throughout the Northeast.

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The Fresno Bee

Strong quake shakes Mexico's Gulf coast

The U.S. Geological Survey said the magnitude-6.3 quake was centered in the Gulf coast state of Veracruz, about 260 miles east-southeast of Mexico City.

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KRON 4

Strong Quake Shakes Eastern Mexico

The U.S. Geological Survey said the magnitude-6.3 quake was centered in the Gulf coast state of Veracruz, about 260 miles east-southeast of Mexico City.

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New York Daily News

Melissa Mark-Viverito, Council members travel to Taiwan

As Mayor de Blasio returned to New York, City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito headed out of town - landing Monday for a six-day trip to Taiwan with five other Council members.

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New York Daily News

Congresswoman wants to bring 2 giant pandas to NYC

Maloney, who has been trying to bring a giant panda to a New York City zoo for years, says Chinese officials encouraged her to fill out an application for a transfer at the Chengdu Research Base when she visits next month.

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Mashable

Can a Cute Robot Hitchhike Across Canada?

Hitchhiking can be a dangerous way to travel, but one robot is using it to go cross country.

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The Las Vegas Sun

KATS: Tara Palsha, SLS and Monorail, - MDQ'

Principal dancer Tara Palsha reacts to a pending kiss by a Wayne Newton character played by Josh Strickland while performing with the cast during her final night in "Vegas! The Show" on Friday, July 25, 2014, at Planet Hollywood.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Hawaii: Look and envy, but you may not touch

The home of a tobacco heiress reveals a little of how Hawaii's rich and famous live.

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The Washington Post

California governor takes dig at Texas guard plan

California Gov. Jerry Brown took a not-so-subtle dig at Texas' decision to deploy National Guard troops to the border, saying Monday that he expects it to be a short-lived measure and that "wiser minds will prevail."

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Edmonton Journal

New Brunswick woman's family looks in Alberta for answers about her death

Tasha King recently moved to Leduc from New Brunswick to look for a young man who may be connected to the death of her sister, Serena Perry, who died in 2012 of suspicious means in Saint John, NB.

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The Stranger

Are the Blue Angels Pilots Looking at Porn While Flying Over Seattle Right Now?

Piloted by the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels are zipping around over Seattle right now.

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Brandon Sun

Bank of Canada erases mountain ID from $10 bill after questions raised

The central bank had claimed that its new plastic $10 bank notes included an image of majestic Mount Edith Cavell, a prominent peak in the Canadian Rockies south of Jasper, Alta.

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Prince George Citizen

Mall construction boom is fuelled by the tastes of Canada's wealthiest

While big box retailers like Target have struggled to get a foothold in Canadian markets, demand for luxury retailers is strong and fuelling massive expansion projects at shopping malls across the country.

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Business Journal

Mobile application for food shoppers raising seed funding

Lauren Foster , the CEO of Stretch Recipes Inc., is raising capital for the application that generates a shopping list using discount coupons based on the budget amount and recipes entered into the application.

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KVOR-AM Colorado Springs

Many Still Have a Hard Time Choosing Generic Brands

They may not have the big recognizable names but generic brand products deliver big savings.

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The Times Leader

Former King's College President James Lackenmier honored by becoming an honor

The Rev. James Lackenmier may have stepped down as King's College president five years before the school launched its annual "McGowan Business Forum," but he is about to become a permanent, and prominent, part of the yearly effort to connect business students with mentors in their chosen fields.

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