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Out There: 25 Years Later, Hubble Sees Beyond Troubled Start

New York Times - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 06:32
The telescope began as a “technoturkey” that did not work properly. It has endured to become an icon of space exploration and science.
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First Draft: Today in Politics: Iowa Again Becomes the Center of the Campaign World

New York Times - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 05:21
The presidential race will shift to a higher gear this weekend, as candidates and likely ones fan out to cattle calls and woo donors in early contest states.






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HSBC to Weigh Moving Headquarters From London

New York Times - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 04:33
Britain has put in place a tax that hits banks like HSBC and Standard Chartered particularly hard, because it is calculated on their global balance sheets.






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City Room: New York Today: Bright Days for Mets Fans

New York Times - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 04:33
Friday and the weekend: Mets surging, unseasonable cold, and a coyote still on the loose.






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Armenia, on Day of Rain and Sorrow, Observes 100th Anniversary of Genocide

New York Times - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 04:05
President Serzh Sargsyan described the killing of Armenians as “unprecedented in terms of volume and ramifications” at that point in history.
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Latest News: Armenian Genocide, Drone Reprisals, Monty Python

New York Times - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 03:51
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.






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Well: Ask Well: Do Microwaves Degrade Food Nutrients?

New York Times - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 03:45
Heating your food in a microwave can have varying effects on the nutritional content.
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Where Poles and Russians Meet, Ideals and Profits Clash

New York Times - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 03:00
For more than a year, since the Ukraine conflict erupted, European nations have been having an argument among themselves about how to respond to Russia.
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With Dean Skelos’s Son Aboard, AbTech Seemed Confident in Bid for Nassau County Contract

New York Times - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 03:00
Behind the scenes, AbTech Industries had been working to try to persuade the county, in Senator Skelos’s political backyard, to embark upon a more than $10 million storm-water project.






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Surge in Hospital Visits Linked to a Drug Called Spice Alarms Health Officials

New York Times - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 03:00
Health departments in three states have issued alerts about more users of the synthetic drug being rushed to hospitals, with some cases resulting in death.






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Paleo Diet In and Pizza Out, a Slimmer Jeb Bush Seems Intent on Staying That Way

New York Times - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 03:00
Mr. Bush, who has long struggled to lose weight, has adopted a drastic program that is melting away pounds at a staggering rate.






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For Some in the N.B.A., Pregame Chapel Can Be a Spiritual Ankle-Taping

New York Times - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 03:00
There are critics of N.B.A. teams’ pregame chapel services, but many people in the league have made the practice an essential part of their pregame ritual.






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The Firm That Grew Too Fast

New York Times - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 03:00
Flush with cash, Providence Equity Partners made a series of risky, and disastrous, bets during the private equity boom. Now its chief executive is aiming for redemption.
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Arctic Council Meeting Nears in the Shadow of Tensions With Russia

New York Times - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 03:00
As a biennial summit meeting begins Friday in northern Canada, the council’s mission is being strained by the broad deterioration of relations with Russia.
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Italy Seeks 18 Terror Suspects, 2 Were Bin Laden Bodyguards

New York Times - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 01:41
Italian police said Friday they were making arrests of 18 suspected Islamic extremists, including two purported bodyguards for Osama bin Laden, who allegedly staged attacks in Pakistan and sought to topple the Pakistani government.






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Lens Blog: Fact and Fiction in Modern Photography

New York Times - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 01:00
With this week’s presentation of the World Press photo awards, Lens presents a conversation with photographers, curators and photo editors on the struggle between photojournalistic ethics and evolving visual storytelling strategies.
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Quick Getaways: Our kind of Venice

OC Register - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 01:00
There is something alluring about Venice, California. Its chaotic boardwalk and romantic canals. Its eclectic, friendly locals. Its restaurants and shops infused with a rule-breaking, hip history.Plus, there’s the architecture – historic...
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16th Newport Beach Film Festival: Stars align on red carpet

OC Register - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 23:38
NEWPORT BEACH – The 16th Newport Beach Film Festival kicked off Thursday night with actors, directors, local government officials and even a contingent representing Australia walking the red carpet at Edwards Big Newport 6.The opening event might...
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After murders, state bill cracks down on sex offenders who tamper with GPS monitors

OC Register - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 23:06
Following a high-profile murder case involving two Orange County parolees, state lawmakers are again considering more time behind bars for sex offenders who tamper with GPS monitoring devices.Offenders currently face a mandatory six months in jail...
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Video: Mission Viejo softball player breaks all-time HR record

OC Register - Thu, 04/23/2015 - 23:06
Mission Viejo's Alyssa Palomino hit career home runs 54 and 55 to break the all-time California career record. Interviews with Palomino, pitcher Taylor McQuillin, and head coach Troy Ybarra. Video by Jonathan Khamis, OCVarsity.com.
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