Thursday, February 28, 2013


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Japan stocks pull back after previous day's rally; Nikkei Average down 0.7% - @MarketWatch

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Wednesday, February 27, 2013


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European Union agrees to package of financial laws that includes a firm cap on bankers' bonus payments - @AP

US Senate approves Jack Lew as new Treasury chief - @Reuters

Senate confirms Jack Lew as US Treasury Secretary by a vote of 71-26 - @NBCNews

J.C. Penney 4th-quarter same-store sales fall 31.7% - @Reuters

Photo: Rosa Parks statue unveiled in US Capitol - EPA via @NBCNewsPictures

Small plane crashes in Sanford, North Carolina - ABC11_WTVD

Photo: Fire department at the scene of an explosion in Hempstead, New York - Instagram's danniecampbell

After Dorner case, Los Angeles Police Dept. will probe officer discipline process - @latimes

Suspect in slaying of Santa Cruz officers was 'despondent' over recent arrest, sheriff says - via broadcast

Breaking: @SpeakerBoehner is ready to cancel all non-Iraq/Afghan codels once #sequester kicks in Friday, sources tell 

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Tuesday, February 26, 2013


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7 killed by Islamist car bomb in north Mali, MNLA Tuareg rebel group says - @Reuters

Actor Jamie Foxx attends a rally remembering Trayvon Martin in New York - @Gus4NY

Police recover rocket launcher & warhead in west Belfast during probe into dissident republican terrorism

BREAKING: FAA could allow Boeing 787 test flights by next week - DJ 

Majority of U.S. Senate votes to confirm ex-Sen. Chuck Hagel as Secretary of Defense; voting continues - via broadcast

U.S. Senate votes on Chuck Hagel as Defense Secretary - live video

California couple thought missing on bike trip through Peru located. Peruvian police have made contact w/Garrett Hand, Jamie Neal - @abc7newsBayArea

Priceline shares rise 5% after quarterly results - @MarketWatch

Photo: Snow slows traffic in Chicago area - @rozvaronABC7

Monday, February 25, 2013


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'The Onion' apologizes for derogatory tweet targeting Oscar nominee Quvenzhané Wallis - @TheOnion

Obama speaking to nation's governors on sequester: 'We can't keep careening from manufactured crisis to manufactured crisis' - @ZekeJMiller

US Secretary of State John Kerry calls head of Syrian opposition; urges him to attend talks in Rome - @Reuters

National Guard units are on their way to assist motorists stranded by storm along Interstate 40 in the Texas Panhandle - @NBCNews

Video posted on internet appears to show 7 French citizens kidnapped in Cameroon last week - @FRANCE24

2 Supreme Court Justices speak out against prosecutor's remarks about African-American suspect in drug case - @PoliticalTicker

Pier Luigi Bersani's center-left alliance is ahead in early exit polls from Italy's general election - @BBCNews

Palestinians reporting 10 wounded from Israeli live fire at protest in front of military prison in West Bank - @haaretzcom

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Saturday, February 23, 2013

24/7 NEWS

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Friday, February 22, 2013


animated gifAlthough weakening, US winter storm will see snow move through Great Lakes with ice in the Ohio Valley - @WxBugWxBuzz

Indonesia tells oil and gas contractors they must stop shipments if they do not follow central bank rules - @Reuters

Russia leases planes to Cuba, writes off Soviet debt

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Thursday, February 21, 2013


Wal-Mart reports 4th quarter earnings that top expectations; 1st quarter guidance lower than forecast - @CNBC

Lord McAlpine says he has instructed lawyers to focus on claim against Sally Bercow, wife of top UK MP - @itvnews

Downtown Wichita moments ago

Photo: Snow-covered cactus on 1st tee at the WGC Match Play in Arizona - @Guardian

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Wednesday, February 20, 2013


animated gifPolice have 1 of 3 suspects in custody after shootout in the Kendall area of Miami, Florida - @MiamiHerald

David Gill to step down as Manchester United chief executive, with effect from June 30 - club statement

Earthquake: M 5.0, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska

Greece's 2 biggest labor unions, representing half the 4 million-strong workforce are participating in the strike - @BBCNews

4th day of protests and strikes hit the restive Egyptian city of Port Said - @AlArabiya_Eng

#BREAKINGNEWS: Hundreds of cars trapped on Highway 58 in Tehachapi due to snow; Live team coverage on the storm coming up at 11p on @ABC7

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Tuesday, February 19, 2013


animated gifReport: At least 5 French nationals kidnapped in Cameroon - @Reuters

Video: Oscar Pistorius leaves court after bail hearing adjourned for day - via @AP

Syrian army rocket attack in Aleppo kills 20 people, 25 others missing, opposition activists say - @Reuters

1 dead, 1 hurt in Jamaica Hills apartment fire #BreakingNews

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Monday, February 18, 2013


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Cuban independent journalist Hector Cedeño released after almost 2 weeks in jail

Cuban prisoner dies after 38 days on hunger strike

Photograph captures brutality of Cuban dictatorship against women 

Body of a Russian lawmaker found in a cement-filled barrel in a cellar outside Moscow, police say - @AFP

Egypt's constitutional court says it rejects 5 articles of parliamentary election law - @Reuters

NEW PHOTO: HCFR battling 2-alarm fire at recycling facility on Port Sutton Rd west of 50th. @abcactionnews

Venezuela's Vice President Maduro says Hugo Chavez is in a hospital in the country's capital Caracas - @NBCNews

Syrian rebel snipers are causing 'considerable civilian casualties' and taking hostages which is a war crime, UN says - @Reuters

Coroner confirms Mindy McCready has died at 37; cannot immediately provide further details - @AP

#BREAKING 'Meteor Shower' Lights Up Night Sky Across Florida: Coast Guard #fireball #miami #flare #meteor

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Sunday, February 17, 2013


Italian man is among construction workers kidnapped in northern Nigeria, Foreign Ministry says - @Reuters

Gunmen who kidnapped foreign workers in Nigeria targeted local prison then killed construction firm guard - @AP

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Saturday, February 16, 2013

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Friday, February 15, 2013

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animated gifLive video: US Senator Frank Lautenberg announces decision to not seek re-election in 2015 - @NBCNews

US House passes bill 261-154 to freeze federal civilian worker pay, stop 0.5% pay increase provided by Obama-signed bill in 2007 - @NBCNews

Venezuelan government says Hugo Chavez breathing through tracheal tube, makes it difficult for him to speak - @AP

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Wednesday, February 13, 2013


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Florida detective stabbed during prisoner escape near Dallas in 'delicate condition' but will recover, police say - @AP

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