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American Non-Profit Caught Up In Taliban Attack on Kabul

MSNBC: Top Stories - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 11:26am
KABUL — Taliban insurgents attack a compound used by a California-based non-profit aid group Friday, the organization and security sources said.
    





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Protesting Skateboarder Shreds for Riot Police in Brazil

MSNBC: Top Stories - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 11:26am
A skateboarder performs a trick in front of military police during a protest against the 2014 World Cup in São Paulo on Thursday. Protesters are angry that billions of dollars worth of public funds have been spent on 12 stadiums for the cup, which kicks off in São Paulo June 12.
    





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Bride Gets 30 Years for Pushing Husband Off Cliff

MSNBC: U.S. news - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 11:26am

A Montana woman is sentenced to more than 30 years in prison after shoving her husband off a 200-foot cliff on their honeymoon. KECI's Scott Zoltan reports.








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Free Amazon Streaming Service? Not So Fast

MSNBC: Top Stories - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 11:26am
Amazon might not be competing with Hulu after all. On Thursday, the company denied it was planning to unveil a free, ad-supported streaming service, as was originally reported by the Wall Street Journal.
    





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GM Halts Sales of Some Chevy Cruze Models, Won't Say Why

MSNBC: Top Stories - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 11:26am
General Motors has told dealers to stop selling some 2013 and 2014 Chevrolet Cruze compact cars.But the company won't say why.Dealers say stop-sale orders are routine and almost always made to fix a safety problem. They received the order in an e-mail Thursday, but no reason was given.
    





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'Bizarre' Decision Delays Oscar Pistorius' Murder Trial

MSNBC: Top Stories - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 11:26am
The murder trial of Oscar Pistorius was adjourned on Friday until April 7 because of an illness of one of the legal assistants aiding the judge.
    





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Families Going Hungry as Drought Hits Haiti

MSNBC: Top Stories - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 11:10am
BOMBARDOPOLIS, Haiti (AP) — Jean-Romain Beltinor plunged a hoe into the rocky dirt on his parched hillside to prepare for planting seeds he does not have.After months of drought in northwest Haiti, the subsistence farmer struggles to find food for his 13 children.
    





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Americans Caught Up In Taliban Bomb, Gun Attack on Kabul Guesthouse

MSNBC: Top Stories - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 11:10am
KABUL — Americans were among a group of foreigners caught up in a Taliban attack on a guesthouse reportedly used by a California-based non-profit in the Afghan capital on Friday, police and security sources said.
    





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Colbert Responds to Twitter Backlash: '#CancelColbert - I Agree'

MSNBC: Top Stories - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 11:10am

Insults and outrageous comments are a staple on "Colbert Report," but on Thursday, what some perceived to be a racist joke was tweeted by the show's account.


    
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Tiger Cubs Make Debut at London Zoo

MSNBC: Top Stories - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 11:10am

Three rare tiger cubs ventures outside for the first time at London Zoo.


    
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Life-Size Noah's Ark Replica Draws Tourists in Netherlands

MSNBC: Top Stories - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 11:10am

While the ark commanded by Russell Crowe in the epic "Noah" is a product of special effects, there is an actual ark replica in the Netherlands.


    
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Officials Hold News Conference on Mudslide

MSNBC: U.S. news - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 11:10am

Washington state officials hold a news conference to update the search through debris left by a deadly mudslide.








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GM Halts Sales of Some Chevy Cruze Models, Won't Say Why

MSNBC: Business - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 11:08am
General Motors has told dealers to stop selling some 2013 and 2014 Chevrolet Cruze compact cars.But the company won't say why.Dealers say stop-sale orders are routine and almost always made to fix a safety problem. They received the order in an e-mail Thursday, but no reason was given.
    





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Rescuers Keep Searching Despite Overwhelming Obstacles

MSNBC: U.S. news - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 10:59am
Authorities announced Thursday night that the official death toll after Saturday's mudslide in Oso, Wash. had risen to 17, but warned that the total number of victims was likely to increase.






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Feds Will Recognize Michigan Same-Sex Marriages

MSNBC: U.S. news - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 10:43am
The federal government will recognize the same-sex marriage performed in Michigan last Saturday after a judge struck down a ban on gay nuptials but before an appeals court put the ceremonies on hold pending appeal.






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Rescuers Keep Searching Despite Insurmountable Obstacles

MSNBC: U.S. news - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 10:43am
Authorities announced Thursday night that the official death toll after Saturday's mudslide in Oso, Wash. had risen to 17, but warned that the total number of victims was likely to increase.






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That's Nuts: Million Jars of Peanut Butter Trashed

MSNBC: Top Stories - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 10:39am
Nearly a million jars of peanut butter are being dumped at a New Mexico landfill to expedite the sale of a bankrupt peanut-processing plant that was at the heart of a 2012 salmonella outbreak and nationwide recall.
    





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Bird Strike Forces JetBlue to Make Emergency Landing

MSNBC: Top Stories - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 10:39am

A JetBlue flight had an emergency landing at JFK Airport in New York after a bird strike upon takeoff from Westchester Airport Friday morning, authorities said.


    





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Early Oculus Rift had Huge Potential

MSNBC: Tech & science - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 10:37am

Now that Facebook has announced that it will purchase Oculus for $2 billion, NBC News revisits the stunning prototype.


    





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Free Amazon Streaming Service? Not So Fast

MSNBC: Tech & science - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 10:37am
Amazon might not be competing with Hulu after all. On Thursday, the company denied it was planning to unveil a free, ad-supported streaming service, as was originally reported by the Wall Street Journal.
    
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