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City Mourns Again as Second Firefighter Is Put to Rest

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:52pm
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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UPS 'Brown' Gave Pink Slip to 250 Protesters

MSNBC: Business - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:50pm
Brown delivered 250 of its workers a pink slip, and it's not accepting any returns. Despite politicians urging UPS to reinstate employees who were fired after walking off a job in protest of the firing of a former co-worker, the delivery company isn't backing down.
    





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'Strong Possibility' Verbal Altercation Preceded Ft. Hood Shooting

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:49pm

Lt. General Mark Miley says it’s likely a "verbal altercation" with another solider, or soldiers, preceded the shooting at Ft. Hood and could have triggered the event.








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UrtheCast Venture Unveils Its First Picture From Space Station

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:36pm
The first official image has come down from the newest and most advanced Earth-facing camera in orbit today, showing over a hundred square miles of cities and rolling hills in central Jamaica.
    





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Johnny Depp Is Engaged, Actor Confirms to Savannah Guthrie

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:36pm

The actor is sporting a diamond ring, and he finally goes public about what that means.


    





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Distracted Driving Commercial Geared to Stop Texting and Driving

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:36pm
The U.S. Department of Transportation intensified its message on Wednesday about the dangers of distracted driving with a shocking video on their new website, distraction.gov.
    





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Stocks End Lower Ahead of Jobs Report

MSNBC: Business - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:35pm
Stocks ended flat after volatile trading Thursday ahead of the widely watched government jobs report, with the Dow and S&P 500 retreating from record intraday highs earlier in the session.The Nasdaq closed down nearly 1 percent, dragged by declines in momentum and biotech stocks.
    





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Vote for the Week in Pictures: March 27 - April 3

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:33pm
Vote for your favorite image from the Week in Pictures. The winning image will be displayed next week.Last week's winner:






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The Week in Pictures: March 27 - April 3

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:33pm

Opening day dreams, a slum in the sky, a quake cracks Chile, communion across the border and more.








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States Investigating Data Breach at Experian: Report

MSNBC: Business - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:19pm
U.S. attorneys general have launched a multistate investigation into a breach in which criminals gained access to a repository of some 200 million Social Security numbers through a unit of data provider Experian Plc.
    





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States Investigating Data Breach at Experian: Report

MSNBC: Tech & science - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:06pm
U.S. attorneys general have launched a multistate investigation into a breach in which criminals gained access to a repository of some 200 million Social Security numbers through a unit of data provider Experian Plc.






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Twitter's Vine Introduces Private Messaging

MSNBC: Tech & science - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:06pm
No need to keep your six-second masterpieces to yourself. Vine, the video-sharing social network, has introduced private messaging.On Thursday, the company announced Vine messages, which allow users to send private video and text messages to individuals or groups of Vine users.






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Teen Who Sued Parents Brags About Scholarship

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:05pm

Rachel Canning, 18, revealed on social media that she plans to study this fall at Western New England University in Springfield, Mass.


    





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Fort Hood Shooter Bought Weapon From Same Gun Shop Tied to 2009 Rampage

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:05pm
The Fort Hood shooter bought his gun at the same Texas gun shop where the 2009 gunman purchased his, law enforcement sources told NBC News.Guns Galore in Killeen turned over information to the feds, presumably over the .45-caliber Smith & Wesson semiautomatic pistol used in Wednesday’s shooting.
    





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Teen Who Sued Parents Brags About Scholarship

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 4:01pm

Rachel Canning, 18, revealed on social media that she plans to study this fall at Western New England University in Springfield, Mass.








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UrtheCast Venture Unveils Its First Picture From Space Station

MSNBC: Tech & science - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 3:35pm
The first official image has come down from the newest and most advanced Earth-facing camera in orbit today, showing over a hundred square miles of cities and rolling hills in central Jamaica.
    





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Distracted Driving Commercial Geared to Stop Texting and Driving

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 3:24pm
The U.S. Department of Transportation intensified its message on Wednesday about the dangers of distracted driving with a shocking video on their new website, distraction.gov.






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Car Crashes Into Store

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 3:24pm

An 84 year-old woman crashed her vehicle through the front of a pharmacy in Winter Haven, Florida, narrowly missing a customer inside and causing an estimated $65,000 in damages.








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Mozilla Co-Founder Resigns After Anti-Gay Marriage Controversy

MSNBC: Tech & science - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 3:20pm

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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Probe Detects Southern Sea Under Ice on Saturnian Moon Enceladus

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 3:19pm
NASA's Cassini orbiter has detected the faint signature of a hidden southern ocean beneath the ice of the Saturnian moon Enceladus, confirming past suspicions and sparking fresh speculation about extraterrestrial marine life.
    





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