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        Made famous in the movie Finding Nemo, a sea devil is caught on film for the first time.

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    Entertainment News
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    Eva Longoria Relives Her Cheerleading Days in a Bikini—See the Pic! - E Online NEW!

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    Horrible Bosses 2 Reviews: Basically, Critics Think the Title Says It ... - E Online NEW!

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    Christian Bale Admits He's "Jealous" of Ben Affleck's Batman... - E Online NEW!

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    Financial News
    HP fourth-quarter revenue drops on weak enterprise demand - Reuters NEW!

        (Reuters) - Hewlett-Packard Co said its quarterly revenue fell in almost every business segment over the year, calling into question its plans to jumpstart growth by splitting off enterprise services from its traditional computer and printing units next year.

    Syrian government air strikes kill 63 in Raqqa: monitoring group - Reuters NEW!

        BEIRUT (Reuters) - At least 63 people, half of them civilians, were killed when Syrian war planes struck the northeastern city of Raqqa on Tuesday, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which monitors the war in Syria.

    More troops deployed in Ferguson to guard against fresh riots - Reuters NEW!

        FERGUSON, Mo. (Reuters) - Missouri's governor ordered hundreds more National Guard troops on Tuesday to the St. Louis suburb rocked by rioting after a white policeman was cleared in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager, while the local mayor said the governor did not do enough to protect businesses from looting.

    Two Minneapolis men charged with conspiring to support Islamic State - Reuters NEW!

        WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Federal prosecutors on Tuesday charged two Minnesota men with supporting Islamic State, the militant group that has captured swaths of territory in Syria and Iraq and carried out gruesome executions of civilians and foreigners.

    Weak enterprise demand hurts HP's fourth-quarter revenue - Reuters 1 hour ago

        (Reuters) - Hewlett-Packard Co reported a 2.5 percent drop in quarterly revenue, hurt by weak sales to enterprise customers.

    Health News
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    Ethiopia hopes to set world record for HIV tests - AP 4 hours ago

        ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) -- Ethiopia is attempting to set a world record for the number of HIV tests carried out in one day....

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    Italy's Ebola patient gets experimental treatment - AP 8 hours ago

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    Mexican boy recovering after huge tumor removed - AP 9 hours ago

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    Regional News
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    US economy posts even stronger growth in Q3 - The Southern NEW!

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    Science News
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    Endangered Idaho salmon regaining fitness advantage - EurekaAlert NEW!

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    Hidden Streams Under Cities Are Exposed to Light of Day - National Geographic NEW!

        Today's environmental planners are trying to re-create natural streams that cities long ago buried.

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        A study combining patients' tumor cells with a laboratory model of blood vessel lining provides the most compelling evidence so far that a specific trio of cells is required for the spread of breast cancer. The findings could lead to better tests for predicting whether a woman's breast cancer will spread. The study, led by researchers at the NCI-designated Albert Einstein Cancer Center and Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care, published today in Science Signaling.

    Sports News
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    T-wolves lose top scorer Martin to wrist surgery - Yahoo Sports NEW!

        Kevin Martin, who leads the Minnesota Timberwolves with 20.4 points a game this season, underwent successful surgery Tuesday to repair a fractured right wrist, the NBA club announced. The operation, performed by Thomas Graham at the Cleveland Clinic, is expected to sideline the 31-year-old point guard from six to eight weeks. Martin suffered the injury early in the first quarter of Minnesota's 115-99 victory over the New York Knicks last Wednesday, a matchup in which he scored 37 points. The 11-year NBA veteran began his NBA career in 2004 with Sacramento and has also made stops in Houston and Oklahoma City.

    Meyer: Buckeyes best not fight vs. Michigan - CBS Sports NEW!

        Meyer: Buckeyes best not fight vs. Michigan

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        You can never call the Seahawks corner dull, we'll give him that.

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    Technology News
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        We've all seen the trailer, but as with any emergency situation, the first step is not to panic. The post Three Reasons Not to Give Up on Jurassic World appeared first on WIRED.

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        Google on Monday gave traditional Google plug-ins a stay of execution and instead outlined a three-step plan that will finalize their demise in 10 months.The delay was the latest move in a year-long plan by Google to ban plug-ins built to a decades-old standard, a decision it has pitched as a security enhancement.NPAPI (Netscape Plug-in Application Programming Interface) is the plug-in standard that harks back to Netscape, the 1990s browser that Microsoft buried in its antitrust-triggering battle over the browser market. NPAPI has long been the most popular plug-in standard, and is still supported by Apple’s Safari, Mozilla’s Firefox and Opera Software’s Opera. (Microsoft’s Internet Explorer (IE) has always relied on its own proprietary ActiveX architecture.)To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

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        SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Venerable tech giant Hewlett-Packard has been struggling for three years to turn its business around. Its latest earnings show it still has more work ahead....

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        The Hunger Games: Mockingjay—Part 1 is awfully violent—especially when you consider it's a movie made for tweens. But is it too grim for them? Turns out, it's probably breeding more empathy, not less. The post The Violence in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Is Actually Good for Teens appeared first on WIRED.

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    US News
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        WASHINGTON (AP) -- Two unarmed black teenagers shot dead. Two very different reactions from President Barack Obama....

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        Anger and despair swept through many parts of America after a Missouri grand jury decided not to indict Darren Wilson for killing Michael Brown....

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        FERGUSON, Missouri (AP) -- Some witnesses called it a tussle. Others described it as a tug-of-war. Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson testified that they were fighting over his handgun....

    FBI raids Puerto Rico sewer authority PRASA - Yahoo NEW!

        By Edward Krudy NEW YORK/SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation launched a surprise raid at Puerto Rico's Aqueduct and Sewer Authority (PRASA) on Tuesday in a probe the head of the commonwealth agency said was focused on a single case and not the entire agency. "They came for some very specific information that we openly provided regarding one case," Executive President Alberto Lazaro said in a telephone interview. "They took two piles of documents from the legal department and some electronic data from the IT department. ...

    World News
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        Authorities in Puerto Rico say they have seized 500 kilograms (1,102 pounds) of cocaine worth an estimated $11.5 million.

    Gunmen seize jewels and hostage in Paris heist - AP NEW!

        PARIS (AP) -- French authorities say gunmen robbed a Cartier jewelry boutique in Paris, fled police in a chase across the city, took a woman hostage, and then surrendered....

    Official: Afghan president orders military review - AP 1 hour ago

        KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- President Ashraf Ghani has ordered a top-to-bottom review of the operations of Afghanistan's defense forces, including discussing the resumption of controversial night raids banned by his predecessor....

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    Burkina Faso committee says 24 people killed in unrest that forced out... - Fox News 1 hour ago

        A committee cataloging the damage done during protests that forced Burkina Faso's longtime president from power says 24 people were killed in the unrest.

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