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It's Fast, and at $280K Furiously Expensive

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:20am
The British are giving the Italians and Germans a run for their money in the supercar race.McLaren Automotive this week is rolling out its latest entry in the increasingly crowded supercar field: the 650S.






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Tax Day Is When?! Smartphone Apps Make Filing Easy

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:20am
April 15 is looming -- but no worries, you can file your taxes from your phone.If you’re lucky enough to have a brief and simple filing, there are a handful of reliable tax apps that can make the filing process a breeze. No sweat, a photo, and a few taps on a smartphone.






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BlackBerry CEO: Reports of Our Phones' Death Are Greatly Exaggerated

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:20am
No, BlackBerry isn't planning to exit the phone business, despite reports this week.Reuters published a report Thursday saying BlackBerry "would consider exiting its handset business if it remains unprofitable," quoting company CEO John Chen.






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Without a Tweet: Nearly Half of Twitter is Silent, Report Says

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:05am
By the numbers, Twitter is huge, boasting 241 million monthly active users across the globe. But how many of those people are actually tweeting?






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Car-hacking: A New Fear For Drivers of Tech-Loaded Vehicles

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:05am
Add car-hacking to the list of motorists' fears.A University of Michigan survey shows that Americans are nervous about whether new computer technology in vehicles could be hacked and the data stolen.






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Memphis High School on Lockdown After Report of Gunmen

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 11:05am
A high school in Memphis, Tenn., was locked down Friday after students reported that gunmen were on campus, authorities said.WMC, the NBC affiliate in Memphis, reported that police and sheriff’s officers were going through the school, East High.






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Tragedy Strikes High School Students on Bus Trip

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:49am

Californian high school students on their way to visit a university were caught up in a deadly crash when their bus was struck by a truck.








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High School Senior Tells Of Escape From California Bus Crash

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:49am

High school senior Jonathan Gutierrez tells Savannah Guthrie described how he escaped the burning bus through a window smashed open by another student.








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Sick Leave: Kathleen Sebelius' Five Worst Moments

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:49am
Hours before she announced her resignation, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius got one last chance to announce a triumph: She personally delivered the news that 7.5 million people had signed up for health insurance on the troubled new exchanges.






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Stephen Colbert's Ready to Fill Letterman's 'Really Big Pants'

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:18am

Thursday afternoon, news broke that Colbert would fill David Letterman's empty seat in 2015. Thursday night, he talked about the late-night shakeup on his show.








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Hitler Cups 'Unintentionally' Sold in German Store

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:03am
MAINZ, Germany - A furniture store in western Germany sold nearly 200 coffee mugs bearing a portrait of Nazi leader Adolf Hitler after it mistakenly ordered 5,000 of the cups from China.






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Nirvana Reunites With Joan Jett on Vocals for Rock Hall of Fame

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:03am
Four female rockers — Joan Jett, Lorde, Sonic Youth vocalist-bassist Kim Gordon and St. Vincent — joined the living members of Nirvana to sing four songs by the grunge pioneers at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Thursday.






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Indians Starter Danny Salazar Makes History, Loses to White Sox

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:03am

Indians right-hander Danny Salazar packed a lot into a brief outing in tonight’s 7-3 loss to the White Sox. And he secured an interesting place in history in the process.








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Sebelius Exit Thrusts Obamacare Back Into Spotlight

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 10:02am
Health care returns to the spotlightKathleen Sebelius’ resignation as HHS secretary -- and President Obama’s nomination of OMB Director Sylvia Matthews Burwell to replace her -- has produced one immediate result: It has thrust the issue of health care back into the political spotlight.






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Was That Pine Tar on Yankees Pitcher Michael Pineda's Hand?

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 9:00am

Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda was at the center of a bit of controversy during New York’s 4-1 win over the Boston Red Sox on Thursday night.








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Pope Francis Begs Forgiveness for 'Evil' Sex Abuse by Priests

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 8:45am
Pope Francis sought forgiveness for the "evil" of priests who sexually abused children, addressing head-on an issue Friday that has dogged the Catholic Church for two decades.






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Pistorius On The Ropes: 'I Made A Mistake' In Trial Evidence

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 8:45am
Prosecutors put Oscar Pistorius on the ropes again at his murder trial Friday, exposing “contradictions” in his version of events and forcing the athlete to admit making mistakes in his answers.
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Room to Run: Marathoners Compete in the West Bank

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 8:29am
Palestinians and foreigners, including activists, run past the separation barrier during the second annual Palestine International Marathon in the West Bank town of Bethlehem on Friday. About 1,000 people participated in the race.






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Lawyer to Pistorius: Why Are You Getting so Emotional?

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 8:29am

"This is the night I lost the person that I cared about, I don't know how people don't understand that," Oscar Pistorius says.








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WATCH LIVE: Masters Round 2 Coverage On Golf Channel

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 8:29am

Watch the action from Augusta on the Golf Channel.








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