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  1. Alexandra Lamarre Releases First Book of SeriesRead the original story

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    Author Alexandra Lamarre's new book, "Principium: The Stone Prophecy Series" , follows the magical adventures of two young witches , Kiarra and Kasy, as they attended school at Hollow Institute for Young Gifted Women. "The book is about friendship and family , as well as the importance of choices," writes Lamarre.


  2. Baby boomers face financial anxietyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    Gabriella Barthlow, 52, totally gets it when people talk about the financial anxiety some people 50 and older are feeling. While the recession is over, Barthlow says some people who should feel good about the prospects of retirement are fearful because they're stuck stringing together a variety of jobs to keep paying their bills.


  3. Barbara de la Cuesta Releases Henrietta RoseRead the original story

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    Inspired by the author's personal recovery from alcoholism, the novel " Henrietta Rose " by Barbara de la Cuesta tells the story of a young woman whose addiction and recovery bring about major life changes. De la Cuesta's book will reach a wider audience this year by way of a new marketing campaign for 2015.


  4. PrimerDesign-M: a multiple-alignment based multiple-primer design...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Bioinformatics

    Summary: Analyses of entire viral genomes or mtDNA requires comprehensive design of many primers across their genomes. Furthermore, simultaneous optimization of several DNA primer design criteria may improve overall experimental efficiency and downstream bioinformatic processing.


  5. Artist Jon Kessler Named in Columbia University Student's Suit Against SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Artforum Intl.

    Benjamin Weiser reports in the New York Times that the Columbia University student accused of rape by fellow student Emma Sulkowicz, who for her senior thesis staged a performance art piece addressing both the incident and the university's decision not to expel the accused student, filed a federal discrimination lawsuit last Thursday against Columbia, its president, Lee C. Bollinger-as well as the artist Jon Kessler, who is on the faculty of art at Columbia and approved Sulkowicz's project for academic credit.


  6. Critic's Corner chat: April 27, 2 p.m. ETRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | USA Today

    Critic's Corner chat: April 27, 2 p.m. ET Join USA TODAY television critic Robert Bianco to talk about the tube Mondays at 2 p.m. ET. Check out this story on Tweet your question to @BiancoRobert and use the hashtag #askbianco.


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    3 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    See details at the end of the budget. ^TOP STORIES< ^NFL draft returns to Chicago: 'You can't believe how far things have come'< ^FBN-DRAFT-CHICAGO-SPORTSPLUS:TB_ There's the mini-city _ Draft Town, they're calling it _ that has blossomed in Grant Park.


  8. Wolff: NBC, bring back Brian WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | USA Today

    Wolff: For goodness sake, bring back Brian Williams Did he damage his credibility -- or just the way the media likes to see itself? Check out this story on The Brian Williams controversy, which has resulted in his suspension, investigative articles in Vanity Fair and New York magazine, management upheaval at NBC News and the loss of first place status for its evening news show, is a long way from over. It has come to be about the culture of NBC's parent, Comcast, and its abilities to lead a talent organization, and about the condition of media commentary, a closed loop that, for many, it is impossible to see beyond.


  9. Bruce Jenner comes out as transgenderRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    In the 1970s, Bruce Jenner was a symbol of American masculinity as an Olympic champion. Nearly 40 years later, in an extraordinary television interview, Jenner told the world that he identifies as a woman and has felt gender confusion since he was a little boy growing up in the New York suburbs.


  10. Stratasys stock price target cut to $51 from $82 at Canaccord GenuityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MarketWatch

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  11. Study: E-cigarette Use Rising Rapidly Among TeensRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBS Local

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  12. Video: Hot Pursuit Stars Witherspoon & Vergara Cover Swift & Cyrus SongsRead the original story

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    Reese Witherspoon and Sofa Vergara star in the new comedy HOT PURSUIT , in theaters May 8th. While promoting the buddy comedy, the actors instagrammed impromptu covers of Taylor Swift's "Trouble" and Miley Cyrus' "Party in the U.S.A.".


  13. Newark named worst city to start a business nationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    NEWARK - Despite a rash of recent testimonies claiming the state's largest city is revitalizing its corporate community, Newark has been named the worst city to start a business in nationwide. WalletHub, which has often featured the city on its "worst-of" lists , announced Monday that Newark topped its "Worst Cities to Start a Business" ranking.


  14. Freddie Gray funeral draws White House officials, Eric Garner's familyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KURB-FM Little Rock

    It's been 15 days since Baltimore police arrested Gray. Fifteen days since he was taken into a police van and suffered a fatal spinal cord injury.


  15. UPDATE 2-Rare diseases drugmaker Sobi jumps on takeover bidRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    Rare diseases drugmaker Swedish Orphan Biovitrum, said a potential buyer had made a preliminary takeover proposal, the latest company to be sucked into a wave of deal-making in the healthcare sector. Sobi did not identify the other company but larger cash-rich drugmakers are trying to boost their portfolios by buying promising new medicines from smaller biotech firms, taking advantage of low financing costs due to low interest rates.


  16. How The NY Times Is Sparking the VR Journalism RevolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Wired

    A scene from "Walking New York" - a VR experience on the creation of the latest New York Times Magazine cover. Street artists normally work in the shadows.


  17. Works From Whitney Museum's Collection to be Projected on Empire State BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Artforum Intl.

    Starting this Friday, to coincide with the public opening of the new Whitney Museum of American Art, a dozen works from the museum's permanent collection will be digitally projected onto the sides of the Empire State Building, reports James Barron in the New York Times . Engineered by lighting designer Marc Brickman, the works will be displayed the space starting at the building's seventy-second floor and will climb thirty-one stories, including over two-hundred feet up the landmark's iconic antenna structure.


  18. Obama pokes fun of Kochs at White House correspondents dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business Journal

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  19. Nepal desperate for help after killer quakeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBS News

    Shelter, fuel, food, medicine, power, news, workers -- Nepal's earthquake-hit capital was short on everything Monday as its p eople searched for lost loved ones , sorted through rubble for their belongings and struggled to provide for their families' needs. In much of the countryside, it was worse, though how much worse was only beginning to become apparent.


  20. Science behind devastating Nepal earthquake and avalanchesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBS News

    The death toll in the Nepal earthquake has reached 3,800, and it is still rising. CBS News science contributor and City College of New York physics professor Michio Kaku joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the impact of the deadly earthquake and avalanches in Nepal.