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  1. Nine foreigners among 14 killed in Taliban attack in KabulRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Home

    The Afghan president on Thursday condemned the Taliban attack on a Kabul guesthouse the previous night that killed 14 people, including nine foreigners, and said the brutal slayings will not undermine his government's efforts to achieve peace and stability. Wednesday's attack was the most audacious assault by the insurgents in the Afghan capital since the start of their spring offensive.

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  2. Orinda OKs police surveillance cameras, including license plate detection system.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Inside Bay Area

    That could improve now that the council has approved installing a pair of automatic license plate reader cameras on a patrol vehicle and eight Reconyx surveillance cameras in strategic locations near freeways and residential roads feeding into smaller neighborhoods. Billed as a pilot program, the rollout approved last week will cost the city $6,640 for the surveillance cameras and about $16,000 for the two-camera license plate reader system.

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  3. MSPs: plans for more powers for Scotland fall short of aims of Smith reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Sunday Herald

    The previous UK government's plan to hand more power to Scotland does not meet "the spirit or the substance" of the cross-party agreement on devolution, according to MSPs from across the political spectrum. The previous UK government's plan to hand more power to Scotland does not meet "the spirit or the substance" of the cross-party agreement on devolution, according to MSPs from across the political spectrum.

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  4. Annual EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Nashville Scene

    There is always something happening in Nashville, whether it's a street fair, a music fest or a party big enough to shut down all of Lower Broad. While you're here, pick up a copy of the Nashville Scene , available at hundreds of locations, for even more happenings.

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  5. Online smoking intervention shows cost-effective way to distribute health resources worldwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | PhysOrg Weblog

    An online smoking cessation program that offered personalized guidance and support free of charge to smokers worldwide prompted thousands to quit, and should be used as a blueprint for other global health initiatives, according to one of its founders. Ricardo F. MunIfoz, PhD, professor emeritus of psychiatry at UCSF and based at the UCSF-affiliated San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center, and director of the Institute for International Internet Interventions for Health at Palo Alto University, said the stop smoking program could be tailored to reach patients with other behavioral and mental disorders, creating a "digital apothecary" available to everyone with Internet access.

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  6. Taliban attack in Kabul killed 14, including 9 foreignersRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | The Baltimore Sun

    The Taliban attack on a Kabul guesthouse left 14 people dead, including nine foreigners, in the most audacious assault by the insurgents in the Afghan capital since the start of their spring offensive, a government official confirmed Thursday. Among the nine foreigners killed in Wednesday's attack, seven were men and two were women, according to the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to talk to the media.

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  7. Draft Scotland Bill 'falls short'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    Bruce Crawford MSP, convener of the Devolution and Further Powers Committee, launches an interim report on proposed new powers for the Scottish Parliament The Scotland Office, led by Tory David Mundell, has pledged to hold a parliamentary discussion "where differing views can be heard" The previous UK government's plan to hand more power to Scotland does not meet "the spirit or the substance" of the cross-party agreement on devolution, according to MSPs from across the political spectrum. The three pro-UK parties made a "vow" of more powers for Scotland in the final days of the independence referendum campaign, which spawned the Smith Commission on Devolution following the No vote.

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  8. Don't miss Casino Royale Night May 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Limited reservations are now available for Casino Royale Night, to be held from 6 to 11 p.m. Saturday, May 16, at Maggie Valley Club and Resort. Casino Royale Night will be an evening of gaming, prizes, silent and live auctions.

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  9. Cardrona's Rhythm and Alps festival has new ownershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Southland Times

    Rhythm and Alps festival organiser Alex Turnbull is gearing up to host the third Rhythm and Alps event in Wanaka this New Year. Changes have been made to the Rhythm and Alps New Year's festival after a "tough" event last year left it hundreds and thousands of dollars in the red.

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  10. Woman arrested on DUI returns to thank police officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | KRNV-TV Reno

    By Anthony Kurzweil FONTANA, Calif. -- A woman arrested on DUI in Fontana on New Year`s Eve said she may have ended up killing herself if not for the police officer who took her to jail, and changed her life.

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  11. 14 dead in Kabul hotel attack including an AmericanRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | New York Post

    The Taliban attack on a Kabul guesthouse left 14 people dead , including nine foreigners, in the most audacious assault by the insurgents in the Afghan capital since the start of their spring offensive, a government official confirmed Thursday. Among the nine foreigners killed in Wednesday's attack, seven were men and two were women, according to the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to talk to the media.

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  12. Taliban attack in Kabul kills 14, including an AmericanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Yahoo!

    An overnight Taliban attack on a Kabul guesthouse left 14 people dead, including nine foreigners, in the most audacious assault by the insurgents in the Afghan capital since the start of their spring offensive, a government official said Thursday. The full breakdown of the nationalities among the nine foreigners was not immediately known but an American, a British citizen, an Italian and four Indian nationals have been confirmed dead.

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  13. Bring on the heavy-hitters - Lennon looks to add some punch at WanderersRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    As the Whites limped disappointingly towards the finishing line in the last few months, Neil Lennon voiced concerns over the level of fitness in some of his players. Key men, who had been instrumental in hauling the club out of danger when he first arrived, saw performances slide in the New Year.

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  14. Taliban attack at Canadian party site leaves 14 dead, including 9 foreignersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Toronto Star

    The Taliban attack on a Kabul guest house left 14 people dead, including nine foreigners, in the most audacious assault by the insurgents in the Afghan capital since the start of their spring offensive, a government official confirmed Thursday. Among the nine foreigners killed in Wednesday's attack, seven were men and two were women, according to the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to talk to the media.

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  15. Cubs' belief growing after third walk-off winRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Chicago Cubs

    "Confidence," pitcher Jason Hammel said. "Everybody exudes confidence right now.

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  16. 5-13 2pm Angela, Hot Topics: Jindal vs Obama, decline of religion.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    Angela and Deke Bellavia talk to callers about all of today's hot topics including Louisiana hating Jindal more than they hate Obama, and the decline of religion in America. And we were looking back to our second hour so happy that you are.

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  17. JD.Com's (JD) CEO Richard Liu on Q1 2015 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Seeking Alpha

    Hello and thank you for standing by for JD.Com's First Quarter 2015 Earnings Conference Call. At this time, all participants are in a listen only mode.

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  18. SG50 Celebration Fund almost doubled with S$4m cash injection: Lawrence WongRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Channelnewsasia.com

    In an exclusive interview, Minister for Culture, Community and Youth Lawrence Wong says the SG50 Celebration Fund is now supporting 330 projects, up from 260, so there is a need to allocate more budget to the fund. President Tony Tan and performers at the Celebrate SG50 countdown show welcomed the new year with about 25,000 revellers on New Year's Eve .

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  19. Crystal balls or coffee cups: 11 fascinating ways fortunes are told in the MidEastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Al Bawaba

    Image 1 of 11: The origins of predictive readings from hot drinks stem from the ancient Chinese art of reading tea leaves. The centuries-old practice was later adapted to coffee grounds by the Arabs, who discovered the brown beans around 600 AD.

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  20. Adam Klein Brings Folk And Americana To The Meeting House June 11Read the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Chattanoogan.com

    Athens, Ga.' s folk and Americana singer/songwriter Adam Klein will perform at The Meeting House on Thursday, June 11, as part of his Spring Songs for a New Year tour.

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