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Mozilla Co-Founder Resigns After Anti-Gay Marriage Controversy

MSNBC: Business - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 3:17pm

Brendan Eich is resigning as CEO of for-profit Mozilla Corporation and also from the board of the nonprofit foundation which wholly owns it.


    





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Digital Assistant Showdown: Cortana vs. Siri vs. Google Now

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 3:03pm
Watch out, Siri. Microsoft just unveiled its own digital personal assistant, Cortana, for Windows 8.1.Yes, Windows Phone users can finally look for restaurants, check the weather and make appointments with an anthropomorphized search engine as well.But which one do you want to carry around with you?
    





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City Mourns Again as Second Firefighter Is Put to Rest

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 3:02pm
The casket containing the body of firefighter Michael R. Kennedy is lowered from Engine 33 before his funeral outside Holy Name Church in West Roxbury, Mass., on Thursday. Kennedy and Boston Fire Lt. Edward J.






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#AskNBCNews: Fort Hood Shooting Webcast

MSNBC: Health - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:59pm

NBC's Pete Williams, Medal of Honor recipient Col. Jack Jacobs and NBC's Gabe Gutierrez at Fort Hood discuss the latest on the shooting, and take your questions.








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Florida Bill Would Arm School Officials in Classrooms

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:57pm

A House bill in Florida would give districts the option of appointing one or more people to carry concealed gun on campus. Charlie Keegan reports.








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#AskNBCNews: Fort Hood Shooting Webcast

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:57pm

NBC's Pete Williams, Medal of Honor recipient Col. Jack Jacobs and NBC's Gabe Gutierrez at Fort Hood discuss the latest on the shooting, and take your questions.








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Raw Video: Train Rams SUV at Railroad Crossing Gates

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:57pm

The driver of an SUV in Houston weaved the vehicle through railroad crossing gates and then was hit by a speeding commuter train.








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UPS 'Brown' Gives Pink Slip to 250 Protesters

MSNBC: Business - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:46pm
Brown just delivered 250 of its workers a pink slip. UPS has fired employees at a distribution and sorting facility in Maspeth in the Queens borough of New York after they walked off the job to protest the firing of former co-worker.
    





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Young Job Seekers, Check Your Mom at the Door

MSNBC: Business - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:46pm
Human resources workers increasingly complain about millennials showing up unprepared or acting unprofessionally at job interviews. And with 44 percent of millennials underemployed, their parents may actually be more to blame than a weak job market.
    





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Meet the Billionaire Who Wants to Harvest the Moon

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:32pm
As a child growing up in rural India in the 1960s and 1970s, Naveen Jain would gaze up at the moon and imagine a life beyond his modest surroundings. Today he's still gazing at the moon, but for far different reasons.Jain, 55, is co-founder of Moon Express, a Mountain View, Calif.
    





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Jacobs: PTSD Is a Subjective Evaluation

MSNBC: Health - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:28pm

Retired Col. Jack Jacobs reflects on the "indelible" mark that combat makes on someone, and how different people handle the toll.








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Jacobs: PTSD Is a Subjective Evaluation

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:25pm

Retired Col. Jack Jacobs reflects on the "indelible" mark that combat makes on someone, and how different people handle the toll.








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Apple iOS 8 Set to Launch June 2 at WWDC 2014

MSNBC: Tech & science - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:18pm
The brains behind the iPhone 6, iOS 8, is likely coming June 2. That is the day that Apple will kick off its Worldwide Developers Conference, where it traditionally unveils its latest mobile and desktop operating systems. We could also see a new MacBook Air with Retina Display.
    





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Why Microsoft Named Its Siri Rival 'Cortana' After a 'Halo' Character

MSNBC: Tech & science - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:18pm
Microsoft unveiled a long list of new products at its Build conference on Wednesday, but the company spent the most time on Cortana: a Siri-like digital assistant.
    





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White Pride? GOP Challenger Faces Questions

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:16pm
The chairman of the Mississippi Republican Party said Thursday that the state senator challenging Republican Sen. Thad Cochran should explain why he was listed as a keynote speaker at an event that included a group that sells "white pride" merchandise.State Sen.
    





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Why Microsoft Named Its Siri Rival 'Cortana' After a 'Halo' Character

MSNBC: Business - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:15pm
Microsoft unveiled a long list of new products at its Build conference on Wednesday, but the company spent the most time on Cortana: a Siri-like digital assistant.
    





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Fort Hood Officials Hold Press Conference

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:15pm

Officials at Fort Hood hold a press conference to update the deadly shooting.








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FBI Says 'No Record of Anything' on Fort Hood Shooter

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:15pm
The FBI has nothing in its files about U.S. Army Spc. Ivan Lopez, the man identified as the Fort Hood gunman, a federal law enforcement official told NBC News on Thursday.“No record of anything,” the official said.






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Report: 5.4 Million Newly Insured Under Obamacare

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:01pm
More than 5 million Americans who didn’t have health insurance before have been able to get coverage since September, according to a new report released Thursday.
    





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Could USAID's 'Cuba Twitter' Role Undermine Mission?

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:01pm
The U.S. government allegedly masterminded the creation of a “Cuban Twitter” — a communications network designed to undermine the Communist government in Cuba, according to a report Thursday by The Associated Press.The project was created by a U.S.
    





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