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Michigan State takes down UVA, Elite 8-bound

CNN: Sports - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 8:29pm
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Kentucky tops Louisville 74-69 to head to Elite Eight

CNN: Sports - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 8:27pm
It required a Herculean second-half effort for Kentucky to beat in-state rival Louisville 74-69 to advance to the Elite 8.
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Michigan edges Tennessee 73-71 to head to Elite Eight

CNN: Sports - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 8:24pm
Michigan is headed to the Elite Eight after surviving a late Tennessee surge to come away victorious 73-71.
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GM Battling to Salvage Reputation, Help Owners in Vehicle Recall

MSNBC: Business - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 8:23pm
General Motors faces a backlash over its admittedly poor handling of a recall now covering 2.6 million vehicles with potentially defective ignition switches, some of them linked to at least 12 deaths and 31 crashes.
    





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This 'Thinking Cap' Really Does Improve Learning

MSNBC: Tech & science - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 8:23pm
The thinking caps we used to put on as kids may have been imaginary, but researchers at Vanderbilt University have built something that sounds a lot like a real one. Using a simple form of electrical stimulation, it seems to speed up the brain's natural learning process.
    





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Connecticut holds on to take down Iowa State

CNN: Sports - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 8:21pm
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Apple, Google lose bid to avoid trial on tech worker lawsuit

FOX News: Business - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 8:17pm
A U.S. judge on Friday rejected a request from Apple, Google and two other tech companies to avoid a trial in a class action lawsuit alleging a scheme to drive down wages.
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U.S. Cyber Defense Force to Hit 6,000 by 2016, Hagel says

MSNBC: Top Stories - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 8:14pm
The U.S. cyber defense force will grow to 6,000 people by 2016, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Friday in his first major cyber policy speech.
    





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GOP Rep. Hunter slams reported proposal to ban tobacco sales on Navy bases, ships

FOX News: Politics - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 8:04pm

The Military Times reported Monday that Navy officials are considering removing tobacco from all retail outlets, including exchange-operated sales venues and Morale, Welfare and Recreation program outlets.  Navy commissaries do not sell tobacco products.

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U.S. Cyber Defense Force to Hit 6,000 by 2016, Hagel says

MSNBC: U.S. news - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 8:04pm
The U.S. cyber defense force will grow to 6,000 people by 2016, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Friday in his first major cyber policy speech.






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Mar 28, 2014 - "Medea"

UVa-Wise Calendar - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 8:00pm
•the classic Greek drama- by Euripides •Some material may be considered inappropriate for children •March 21, 22, 27, 28, 29 @ 8PM •March 23 @ 2PM ◦All performances in the theater of the Gilliam Center for the Arts ◦Tickets are free for UVa-Wise Students, Staff, and Faculty ◦Tickets are 5$ for the general public of all ages ◦Tickets are sold beginning 30 minutes prior to showtime and are issued on a first come/first serve basis. Tickets may not be reserved. A Cultural Activity Credit Event.
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6 fitness myths, busted

CNN: Top Stories - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 7:58pm
Are you killing it in the gym but not seeing results? Chances are, you've fallen victim to bad advice.
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12 elevators you must see to believe

CNN: Top Stories - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 7:56pm
Usually, a ride on an elevator involves pushing a button and zoning out until the ding for your floor. Pay attention on these lifts, though, or risk missing out on one of the most thrilling rides of your life (even if it only lasts 30 seconds). From zooming up an inside-out London landmark to climbing to a scenic overlook in rural China to an ascent up an American icon, these vertical feats of engineering are about way more than getting from point A to point B.
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Opinion: Don't blame the pilots

CNN: Top Stories - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 7:54pm
Could the tragedy of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 have been the result of human intervention? Les Abend says the odds are against it.
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Christie on bridge scandal fallout, potential 2016 bid: ‘No baggage here’

FOX News: Politics - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 7:52pm

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, on the heels of an internal review that cleared him in the still-churning road closure scandal, told Fox News he feels exonerated and indicated the ordeal will not impact his decision on whether to run for president in 2016.

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Krauthammer: Rep. Rogers jump to radio 'an odd and puzzling move'

FOX News: Politics - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 7:46pm

Rogers, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, announced his decision on Michigan radio, taking many on Capitol Hill by surprise. 

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Only in Vegas: Start-Up Airline Offers 'Mile High Club' Flights

MSNBC: Business - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 7:37pm
What happens over Vegas, stays over Vegas.That's the tag line for Love Cloud, a start-up airline that allows couples to book a flight up to an altitude of at least 5,280 feet, where they can then, well, join the "Mile High Club.
    





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Double-Barreled Blow: How the Oso Mudslide Went Down

MSNBC: Top Stories - Fri, 03/28/2014 - 7:28pm
Almost a week after the catastrophic landslide in Washington state, geologists are filling out their timeline for the double-barreled collapse — and mapping out how previous landslides extensively changed the surrounding landscape.
    





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