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YouTube Banned in Turkey

MSNBC: Tech & science - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:57am
Last week, a new wave of Internet censorship began in Turkey after Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan claimed at an election rally that he would "eradicate Twitter." Hours later, Twitter was blocked. Now it looks like the ban has expanded to include YouTube.
    





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Colts owner Irsay had $29K, pills when arrested

CNN: Sports - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:57am
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Slow down! A ticket hikes up your insurance

CNN: Business - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:56am
If you get a ticket for even the most minor driving violation, you'll not only have to pay a fine but are also likely to see a significantly higher insurance rate.
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Christie not involved in bridge plot, law firm says

FOX News: Politics - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:56am

An outside law firm brought in by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie to examine the bridge closure scandal reported Thursday that their investigation found the governor was not involved in the plot.

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Microsoft Expected to Unveil Office for iPad Today

MSNBC: Business - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:55am
New Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella will lead his first public event at 1 p.m. ET Thursday, and he's expected to unveil a version of Office for iPad.If the Office for iPad reports are correct, it would be Nadella's latest and perhaps biggest move to bring Microsoft into the mobile era.
    





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Death-Row Inmates Try to Force Texas to Reveal Injection Connection

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:53am
The fight over whether Texas should be allowed to conceal the source of its execution drugs — a battle being played out in death-penalty states across the nation — will be heard in an Austin courtroom Thursday.
    





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Taco Bell Ads Star Real Ronald McDonalds Who Love Its New Breakfast

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:53am
Taco Bell hired twenty-five real guys named "Ronald McDonald" to appear in its ads promoting the chain's new breakfast menu."To show you how much people are loving Taco Bell's all new breakfast, we asked some very special people," intones the narrator.
    





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Former defense, energy secretary James Schlesinger dies

FOX News: Politics - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:50am

Former defense secretary and energy secretary James Schlesinger has died, his daughter confirmed to Fox News. He was 85. 

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Can organic farming save us from overexposure to pesticides?

FOX News: Health - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:47am

Organic produce is unlike its conventionally-grown counterpart.

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Microsoft Expected to Unveil Office for iPad Today

MSNBC: Tech & science - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:42am
New Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella will lead his first public event at 1 p.m. ET Thursday, and he's expected to unveil a version of Office for iPad.If the Office for iPad reports are correct, it would be Nadella's latest and perhaps biggest move to bring Microsoft into the mobile era.
    
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Taco Bell Ads Star Real Ronald McDonalds Who Love Its New Breakfast

MSNBC: Business - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:40am
Taco Bell hired twenty-five real guys named "Ronald McDonald" to appear in its ads promoting the chain's new breakfast menu."To show you how much people are loving Taco Bell's all new breakfast, we asked some very special people," intones the narrator.
    





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Drought Spurs Mini-Gold Rush in California's Sierra Nevadas

MSNBC: Business - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:39am
There's gold in them dry hills!Or gold seekers anyway. And they see a historic opportunity in California's historic drought.
    
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The end of Tennessee's run, Arizona's advantages, more Sweet 16 picks

CNN: Sports - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:36am
Fifty-two teams are out. Eight more will be sent home over the next two days. Who'll reach the Elite Eight?
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Google's YouTube Blocked In Turkey: WSJ

FOX News: Business - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:27am
Authorities in Turkey have blocked Google Inc.'s popular YouTube site, just one week after the government moved to shut down Twitter service in that country, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday.
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CDC prepared to assist in outbreak of deadly Ebola virus in Africa

FOX News: Health - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:25am

With an outbreak of the deadly Zaire Ebola virus in Guinea killing at least 63 people in Africa, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is vigilantly monitoring the situation and preparing to assist in efforts to contain the disease.

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Obama: Government should stop collecting, holding phone data

CNN: Politics - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:23am
The federal government must get out of the business of collecting bulk data about Americans' telephone calls, President Barack Obama said Thursday, saying the information should instead be held by phone carriers who would then provide the material to counterterrorism agencies.
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Death-Row Inmates Try to Force Texas to Reveal Injection Connection

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:22am
The fight over whether Texas should be allowed to conceal the source of its execution drugs — a battle being played out in death-penalty states across the nation — will be heard in an Austin courtroom Thursday.






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Rising Lime Prices Put Squeeze on Restaurants

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:22am

Severe rains wipe out Mexico's lime crop causing prices to skyrocket. KXAN's Omar Lewis reports.








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Coming Up: BridgeGate review findings released

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:22am

Attorneys conducting a review concerning allegations related to the George Washington Bridge toll lane realignment hold a media briefing to discuss the findings of the review and take questions.








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Labor Unions Saved Ford in 'Darkest Hour,' Chairman Bill Ford Says

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:22am
Though they are sometimes blamed for the financial woes at other car companies, labor unions actually helped "save" Ford as competitors such as GM went bankrupt, Bill Ford said on Thursday.
    





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