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Microsoft Previews Windows 10, Aims at Business Customers

MSNBC: Tech & science - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 2:39pm
What happened to number nine?

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600-year-old canoe found

FOX News: Top Stories - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 2:37pm
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Experts call for more regulation amidst painkiller ‘epidemic’

FOX News: Health - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 2:35pm
The American Academy of Neurology has shifted its stance on who should receive prescription painkillers and how doctors should be held accountable, reported Medical News Today.
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Government: NFL TV 'blackout' rule unsportsmanlike

FOX News: Politics - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 2:35pm
For years, football fans have bemoaned the rule barring NFL home games that haven't sold out from being televised in the local market.
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Ceremonial groundbreaking for $1.4B project to connect Los Angeles' trains through downtown

FOX News: Business - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 2:31pm
A new underground train that will speed passengers through downtown Los Angeles took a symbolic step forward Tuesday with a groundbreaking ceremony attended by shovel-wielding politicians and transportation officials.
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Hong Kong and China's future

CNN: Top Stories - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 2:30pm
The images are all too familiar. Young protesters, disenfranchised and frustrated, take to the streets to fight a government that is ignoring their demands. At first peaceful, the protests are met with the heavy hand of riot police. Photographs of resilient demonstrators -- some standing obstinate amid the clouds of tear gas, others covered in pepper spray -- flood the Internet. But what is surprising about this week's images is that they come from Hong Kong, one of Asia's financial hubs and a territory known for its stability.
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Luxy -- it's the Tinder app for snobs

CNN: Technology - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 2:30pm
If you're looking to hook up via your smartphone, and aren't overly concerned about looking like a snob while doing so, Luxy may be the app for you.
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SACS Conference Call

Library Calendar - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 2:30pm
Sep 30, 2014 -- SACS Conference Call POC: Robin Benke
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Pierson takes responsibility

CNN: Politics - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 2:29pm
Secret Service Director Julia Pierson addresses the House Oversight Committee about a recent White House intrusion.
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Congressman: I support lethal force

CNN: Politics - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 2:26pm
The House holds a hearing with Secret Service Director Julia Pierson on recent White House security breaches.
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Billionaire gives $15M a year to NC biotech hub searching to improve health through nutrients

FOX News: Business - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 2:26pm
The 91-year-old billionaire owner of Dole Food Co. said Tuesday he is committing $15 million a year in perpetuity to sustain a North Carolina research institute named after him devoted to improving human health through scientifically honed nutrition.
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National Oilwell Shares Skid After Announced Buyback

FOX News: Business - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 2:23pm
National Oilwell Varco Inc. shares skidded after the oil-field equipment maker said it was initiating a large share buyback.
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Kurds Drive ISIS From Key Border Crossing

MSNBC: Top Stories - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 2:19pm
An influential tribe of Sunnis in Iraq helped with the fighting — a big success against the campaign against the militants.
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Miss. officials remove some high security inmates from Walnut Grove prison after July riot

FOX News: Business - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 2:18pm
Some of the most dangerous prisoners have been removed from the privately-run Walnut Grove Correctional Facility following a July 10 riot, as the Mississippi Department of Corrections faces renewed legal claims that the prison's guards are too poorly trained to control such inmates.
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FCC drops sports blackout rule, but NFL can still bar airing of games that don't sell out

FOX News: Business - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 2:15pm
For years, football fans have bemoaned the rule barring NFL home games that haven't sold out from being televised in the local market.
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Glimpse of life in ISIS

CNN: Top Stories - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 2:12pm
Two men familiar with inside knowledge of ISIS speak with CNN's Arwa Damon.
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King University to host family weekend Oct. 3-5 - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 2:12pm
BRISTOL, Tenn. –King University will host its annual family weekend celebration is Oct. 3-5.

FCC throws out NFL blackout rule

CNN: Business - Tue, 09/30/2014 - 2:11pm
The FCC just sacked the NFL's blackout policy.
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