Advertising: At 2014 New York Auto Show, Just Click to Kick the Tires

New York Times - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 19:01
Using Google’s Street View technology, sponsors of the New York International Auto Show are creating a virtual exhibition online.
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Jerusalem Journal: Stranded by the Fight Over a Border’s Future

New York Times - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 18:52
The influx of people into the Ras Khamis neighborhood of East Jerusalem is straining city services, and City Hall has shown little inclination to help.
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Muslim Cleric ‘Was Committed to War’ Prosecutor Says in Terrorism Trial

New York Times - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 18:37
Mostafa Kamel Mostafa is on trial in New York on charges of helping to orchestrate a kidnapping, planning a terrorist training camp in Oregon and helping Al Qaeda in Afghanistan.
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Virginia Law Phasing Out ‘Fox Pens’ Vexes All Sides

New York Times - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 18:31
Fenced enclosures in which hounds pursue wild foxes will be phased out over 40 years, angering hunters and pen owners, but also animal rights activists who want quicker action.
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Demands That Jews Register in Eastern Ukraine Are Denounced, and Denied

New York Times - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 18:16
The Donetsk People’s Republic, along with other pro-Russian groups, denied they had anything to do with fliers purporting to demand registration.

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Time Is Short for High-Risk Rescue Effort

New York Times - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 18:05
Experts said that even if passengers aboard the capsized South Korean ferry found air pockets, time was short and the risk of hypothermia was high.
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Iran Gets an Unlikely Visitor, an American Plane, but No One Seems to Know Why

New York Times - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 17:57
The presence of a United States-flagged aircraft in Iran is highly unusual in Iran these days, especially when it’s owned by a small Utah bank.
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Supervisors' interruptions didn't violate speech rights, court says

OC Register - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 17:39
A federal appeals court ruled Thursday that an Anaheim man’s First Amendment rights were not violated when his speech drew strong reactions at Orange County Board of Supervisors meetings. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals also upheld a board...
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Huntington collision hospitalizes 5

OC Register - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 17:11
HUNTINGTON BEACH – Five people were injured in a two-vehicle crash Thursday afternoon in Huntington Beach. The crash was reported at 1:33 p.m. at the intersection of Newland Street and Yorktown Avenue, said Huntington Beach police Lt. Gary Faust ....
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Cal State Fullerton baseball coach Vanderhook placed on leave

OC Register - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 17:01
Cal State Fullerton placed baseball coach Rick Vanderhook on paid administrative leave, the school said Thursday in a release. "The University has received allegations that it is obligated to review," the release said. The Titans open a series...
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Final: Dodgers 2, Giants 1

OC Register - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 16:57
SAN FRANCISCO - Hyun-Jin Ryu extended his road scoreless streak with another seven shutout innings as the Dodgers avoided a sweep in San Francisco with a 2-1 victory over the Giants ON Thursday afternoon. The Dodgers lost the first two games of the...
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ArtsBeat: Remembering the Life and Work of Gabriel García Márquez

New York Times - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 16:18
A look at The Times’s coverage of Gabriel García Márquez, who died on Thursday at 87.

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State Obamacare sign-ups top 1.4 million

OC Register - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 16:17
Sign-ups on the Covered California health insurance exchange surged toward the end of an extended enrollment period, hitting a single-day high of 50,000 on Tuesday, the closing date, and ending at nearly 1.4 million, exchange officials said Thursday....
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Man arrested in Orange robbery, suspected in 22 others

OC Register - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 15:58
ORANGE – Police have arrested a man suspected of robbing a Radio Shack and committing more than 20 other crimes in California and Arizona. Steven Paul Knori, 48, was arrested on suspicion of armed robbery Sunday, and authorities are now working to...
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Osprey chicks nest on telephone pole in Newport

OC Register - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 15:56
NEWPORT BEACH – The two girls weigh about 2 pounds. Their brother is the runt. The three, all osprey fledglings, hatched about five weeks ago in a nest on top of a telephone pole in the Upper Newport Nature Preserve. It’s an uncommon site. The...
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Chelsea Clinton Is Expecting First Child

New York Times - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 15:01
The announcement about Ms. Clinton and her husband, Marc Mezvinsky, was made at an event in New York.

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Gabriel García Márquez, Literary Pioneer, Dies at 87

New York Times - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 14:32
Mr. García Márquez, a Colombian who received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1982, wrote fiction rooted in a mythical Latin American landscape of his own creation.

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Lake Forest man arrested on suspicion of choking woman, fleeing police

OC Register - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 14:21
LAKE FOREST – A man suspected of choking a 28-year-old woman until she blacked out Wednesday evening was arrested Thursday morning, authorities said. Marco Antonio Flores, 30, was taken into custody shortly before 10 a.m. after a police search that...
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Golden Gods to honor Joan Jett, Axl Rose

OC Register - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 14:11
For a fistful of years, Revolver Magazine’s annual Golden Gods bash has honored the best and biggest names in heavy rock while also paying homage to industry legends and spotlighting rising talents. The sixth annual red-carpet event, taking place...
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Obama Says Young Adults Push Health Care Enrollment Above Targets

New York Times - Thu, 04/17/2014 - 13:51
President Obama said 8 million people have enrolled, and 35 percent of them are under the age of 35.

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