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  1. Steel structure of Las Vegas Arena complete as construction chugs alongRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Workers watch as the final steel beam is lifted into place during a topping off ceremony for the Las Vegas Arena on Wednesday, May 27, 2015. Representatives from MGM Resorts International and AEG, contractors Hunt-Penta and elected officials were on hand to celebrate the installation of the arena's final steel beam.

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  2. Jeffrey Sterling vs. the CIA: An Untold Story of Race and RetributionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    A dozen years before his recent sentencing to a 42-month prison term based on a jury's conclusion that he gave classified information to a New York Times journalist, former CIA officer Jeffrey Sterling was in the midst of a protracted and fruitless effort to find someone in Congress willing to look into his accusations about racial discrimination at the agency. ExposeFacts.org has obtained letters from Sterling to prominent members of Congress, beseeching them in 2003 and 2006 to hear him out about racial bias at the CIA.

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  3. Discovery Education provides teaching and learning support to Uckfiled Community Technology CollegeRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... development and more. Discovery Education is a division of Discovery Communications, the number one non-fiction media company in the world, which includes the popular global television networks Discovery Channel, Science Channel and Animal Planet. ...

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  4. Cortical burst dynamics predict clinical outcome early in extremely preterm infants.Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Intermittent bursts of electrical activity are a ubiquitous signature of very early brain activity. Previous studies have largely focused on assessing the amplitudes of these transient cortical bursts or the intervals between them.

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  5. SOCCER: FIFA officials detainedRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Marshall Independent

    ... acceptance of bribes and kick-backs between the early 1990s and now. "The bribery suspects - representatives of sports media and sports promotion firms - are alleged to have been involved in schemes to make payments to the soccer functionaries (FIFA ...

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  6. Pink Martini's Storm Large Returns to Feinstein's at the Nikko This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    After playing to sold-out crowds last October, Storm Large of Pink Martini fame returns to Feinstein's at the Nikko for three performances only with her new show, Taken By Storm, tonight, May 28 , Friday, May 29 and Saturday, May 30 . Be swept away by the voice, beauty and visceral talent of Storm Large , an artist who truly lives up to her name.

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  7. Rialto Theatre in South Pasadena to reopen for one night on June 6Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    This photo taken on Jan. 6, 2015 shows the Rialto Theatre located at 1023 Fair Oaks Ave., in Pasadena. The Rialto will reopen for a single night on June 6, 2015.

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  8. Military accidentally ships live anthrax to TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Last year the U.S. military accidentally sent nine labs around the county - including one in Tennessee - live anthrax bacteria. According to the New York Times, the Pentagon announced the shipments on Wednesday and said that there is no known suspected infections as a result of the accidental shipments.

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  9. Man arrested for massive downtown Los Angeles blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    In this Dec. 10, 2014, aerial file photo, investigators from the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives explore the scene at the 1.3 million-square-foot Da Vinci residential complex after it was destroyed by a huge fire in Los Angeles. A law enforcement official says a man has been arrested for allegedly causing a massive inferno that destroyed an unfinished apartment building and damaged adjacent office towers in downtown Los Angeles.

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  10. The other "Girls": Gritty indie "Heaven Knows...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Salon

    ... dramas have become the central entertainment experience in adult cultural life, as well as the central element in most media discourse about culture. Every so often a film from the indie fringe breaks into that conversation, "Beasts of the Southern ...

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  11. Box Office Preview: Dwayne Johnson's 'San Andreas' Ready to Rumble In the Top SpotRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KURB-FM Little Rock

    Coming in the wake of a downbeat Memorial Day weekend at the box office, Warners' disaster pic San Andreas is looking to send a few jolts through the multiplex as it eyes an opening at around $40 million or more. In contrast, Sony's romantic triangle Aloha, the weekend's other new wide opener, is hoping to establish a foothold in the marketplace so that it can settle in for a lengthy run.

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  12. Out NYC Owner Hires Omar Sharif Jr. as Community LiaisonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Advocate

    New York hotelier and real estate developer Ian Reisner, a gay man who's been under fire for hosting an event for antigay politician Ted Cruz, has hired gay activist Omar Sharif Jr. for a community relations position. Sharif will serve as a community liaison on Fire Island, where Reisner owns shares of bars and other properties that have lost business in due to outrage over the Cruz event, The New York Times reports.

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  13. To reduce prostitution, Seattle gets experimentalRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Crosscut.com

    In the north parking lot of the Aurora Avenue Home Depot , a woman loads her car with bags of mulch, two men fill a U-haul with landscaping equipment, and an undercover detective in a silver KIA informs a woman she's under arrest for prostitution. Much attention has been given to the city's new approach of arresting and prosecuting men who buy sex, sending them to "john school" to teach them about the consequences of prostitution.

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  14. 'Convergence' finale brings about a new-ish status quo for DC Comics universeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    For those who haven't read it yet, SPOILER ALERT! It is no secret that DC Comics has been moving their staff from Manhattan to San Diego during this late spring to finalize the organization of DC Entertainment under one roof alongside their parent company, Warner Brothers. It also is no secret that the next major editorial push for DC Comics is " DC You ", which seeks to play up a diversity of characters and/or creators.

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  15. Trustpilot Closes $73.5 Million Series D Round, Becomes the Standard for Trust OnlineRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Freshnews

    ... 'dynamic situations' in industries characterized by growth and change, such as business services, technology/internet, media, telecoms, financial services, healthcare and consumer services. In December 2013, Vitruvian announced that it had closed ...

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  16. Dollar hits 124.25 yen, highest in over 12 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    The dollar soared to its highest level against the yen in more than 12 years on Thursday, powered by expectations for a US interest rate hike and more monetary easing from Japan's central bank. US dollar has soared to its highest level against the yen in more than 12 years, powered by expectations for a US interest rate hike and more monetary easing from Japan's central bank The greenback briefly touched 124.25 yen in Tokyo, its highest level since late 2002, before settling back to 124.14 yen.

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  17. Editorial | Port's tentativeness to blame for intense fightRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Capitol Hill Times Police Blotter

    In this case, it wasn't downtown but Port of Seattle business that was affected. Upward of 400 people, according to some estimates, showed up in kayaks and other watercraft on May 18, surrounding Shell Oil's Polar Pioneer floating drill rig and its support tug and stopping port traffic for several hours.

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  18. Well-Strung Performs Tonight at URBO in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Well-Strung, The Singing String Quartet, have just announced that they will return to New York with their latest production, "POPssical" tonight, May 28 at 6:30 PM for one show only, at the new venue URBO, located at 11 Times Square, at 42nd St. & 8th Avenue. Well-Strung have been featured on The TODAY Show with Kathie Lee & Hoda, Andy Cohen 's Watch What Happens Live, the CBS News and ABC Television as well as The Huffington Post among other national media outlets.

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  19. Neighbors Reach Dreams in Melissa L. Manning's New NovelRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PRWeb

    When author Melissa L. Manning began writing her new novel, she imagined a world where everyone works toward their highest aspirations. This world is the setting for Manning's new novel , " The Go For It Neighbours " .

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  20. Demi Lovato, Nick Jonas start own label, Safehouse RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Star Online

    Singers, good friends and former Disney kids Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas have just launched their own music label called Safehouse Records. The pop stars entered into the business with their manager Phil McIntyre.

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