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Patient Being Monitored for Ebola Symptoms at U of C Medical Center - NBC Chicago

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 7:01am

NBC Chicago

Patient Being Monitored for Ebola Symptoms at U of C Medical Center
NBC Chicago
Medical personnel at the University of Chicago Medical Center on Friday morning said they were monitoring a child to rule out an Ebola diagnosis. The child had a fever during screening at the international terminal at O'Hare International Airport, officials said, ...
Child Being Monitored for Ebola at U. of C. Medical Center, Hospital SaysDNAinfo
Full StoryWLS-TV
Sick child triggers Ebola scare at O'HareFOX 13 Tampa Bay, WTVT-TV
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Google Accuses MPAA Over Secretive Anti-Piracy Campaign - Newsweek

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 6:57am

Newsweek

Google Accuses MPAA Over Secretive Anti-Piracy Campaign
Newsweek
People are silhouetted as they pose with laptops in front of a screen projected with a Google logo, in this picture illustration taken in Zenica October 29, 2014. Dado Ruvic/Reuters. Filed Under: World, Google, Internet, Censorship, Anti-Piracy, Sony Hack.
Google Seizes Advantage In War With MPAAForbes
The MPAA is playing politics to help topple GoogleEngadget

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NBA roundup: Jimmy Butler (35 points) leads Rose-less Bulls over Knicks - Boston Globe

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 6:56am

ESPN

NBA roundup: Jimmy Butler (35 points) leads Rose-less Bulls over Knicks
Boston Globe
Jimmy Butler scored a career-high 35 points and the Bulls beat the New York Knicks, 103-97, Thursday night in Chicago in a game missing All-Stars Derrick Rose and Carmelo Anthony. Playing without Rose, who sat out with an illness, the Bulls got another ...
Should Chicago Bulls Shut Down Joakim Noah for a Rest?Bleacher Report
Boomer & Carton: Jackson Not Fit For Job As Knicks Prez And Much MoreCBS Local
Bulls reap dividends of missing out on Carmelo AnthonyThe Elkhart Truth
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Family Film Guide: “Annie” and “Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb” - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 6:56am

USA TODAY

Family Film Guide: “Annie” and “Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb”
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
Suitable for: School-age children who can sit attentively through a two-hour movie in which characters occasionally break into song. What you should know: This is an update of the story of little orphan Annie, who here is a foster child living with four other girls ...
'Annie': What the Critics Are SayingHollywood Reporter
'Annie' 2014 review, starring Quvenzhane Wallis, Jamie Foxx, Cameron Diaz ...TheCelebrityCafe.com
Movie Review: “Annie” is a hard knock, no fun adaptationThe Morning Sun
MLive.com -The Advocate -cleveland.com
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Russia to Seek 10-Year Sentence for Putin Critic - New York Times

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 6:52am

The Moscow Times

Russia to Seek 10-Year Sentence for Putin Critic
New York Times
MOSCOW — Prosecutors on Friday said they would seek a ten-year prison sentence for Aleksei A. Navalny, Russia's most prominent critic of President Vladimir V. Putin, on embezzlement charges that critics say are intended to crush the opposition.
Russian prosecutors want 10 years in jail for Kremlin foe NavalnyReuters
Russian Opposition Activist Alexei Navalny Facing 10 years in JailWall Street Journal
Russian opposition activist faces 10 years behind barsseattlepi.com

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Profumo Affair's Mandy Rice-Davies dies at the age of 70 - BBC News

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 6:52am

BBC News

Profumo Affair's Mandy Rice-Davies dies at the age of 70
BBC News
The former model and showgirl Mandy Rice-Davies, who became famous during the Profumo affair in the 1960s, has died of cancer, aged 70. She was friends with Christine Keeler, whose affair with the Secretary of State for War, John Profumo, became the ...
Mandy Rice-Davies, call girl in the Profumo affair, dies of cancerDaily Mail
Mandy Rice-Davies, key figure in UK Profumo Affair, dies at 70CBC.ca
Profumo affair's Mandy Rice-Davies dies aged 70Irish Times
The Globe and Mail -Channel 4 News
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Review: PK, Aamir Khan keeps this movie afloat - The Indian Express

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 6:51am

The Indian Express

Review: PK, Aamir Khan keeps this movie afloat
The Indian Express
Review PK, PK review, PK movie review, Aamir Khan, Anushka Sharma, PK review: Aamir Khan plays PK not only to his strengths, but adds something new: we've seen his earnestness several times before, but not artlessness. Written by Shubhra Gupta ...
Reliance Industries Limited buys 58000 tickets of Aamir Khan's 'PK'?Daily News & Analysis

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Women could join British infantry for the first time – as MoD admits they may ... - The Independent

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 6:48am

The Independent

Women could join British infantry for the first time – as MoD admits they may ...
The Independent
Women could be allowed to serve in British Army infantry for the first time – but only after further tests have been carried out as to whether they can handle the physical demands of serving on the front line. A government-commissioned review which began ...
Britain moves closer to allowing women in combatU-T San Diego
British women might be able to serve in close combat role by 2016CBC.ca

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Hong Kong former official, property tycoon guilty in graft case - Reuters

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 6:47am

Reuters

Hong Kong former official, property tycoon guilty in graft case
Reuters
HONG KONG (Reuters) - A former top Hong Kong civil servant was found guilty on Friday of accepting HK$8.5 million ($1.1 million) in bribes from executives of property developer Sun Hung Kai Properties Ltd (0016.HK), in the city's highest profile corruption ...
Ex-City Official and Property Tycoon Are Convicted in Hong Kong Graft TrialNew York Times
Hong Kong tycoon, former official guilty of corruptionBangkok Post

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Holmes' parents pen letter pleading for him to be spared from death penalty in ... - The Denver Channel

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 6:45am

The Denver Channel

Holmes' parents pen letter pleading for him to be spared from death penalty in ...
The Denver Channel
AURORA, Colo. - James Holmes, the man who killed 12 people inside an Aurora movie theater two years ago, is "a human being gripped by a severe mental illness," his parents write in a letter that pleads for him to be spared from execution. "We have read ...

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Celtics trade Rajon Rondo to Mavericks - Boston Globe

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 6:40am

Boston Globe

Celtics trade Rajon Rondo to Mavericks
Boston Globe
Trade rumors have followed Rajon Rondo for as long as he's been in the NBA. They followed him during the Big Three era and in the rebuilding years that followed. On Thursday, the rumors became reality. The Celtics completed a trade that will send Rondo ...
How Rajon Rondo Trade Impacts RocketsSpace City Scoop
CELTICS TRADE RONDO TO MAVERICKSPhilly.com
Report: Mavericks agree to deal to get Rajon Rondo from CelticsNewsOK.com
Washington Post (blog) -WCVB Boston
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Peace in the Mayo Wars: Unilever drops suit against Hampton Creek - Fortune

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 6:40am

Fortune

Peace in the Mayo Wars: Unilever drops suit against Hampton Creek
Fortune
On Thursday, Unilever, the maker of Hellmann's mayonnaise, said that it has dropped its suit against Hampton Creek over the labeling of the San-Francisco-based startup's Just Mayo product. Unilever filed a suit against Hampton Creek in late October, ...
Hellmann's owner, Unilever, drops eggless mayo caseBBC News
Mayonnaise disruptor Hampton Creek raises $90 millionSFGate (blog)
Unilever drops Just Mayo lawsuit after labelling disputeThe Independent

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Blackberry Posts 3Q Adjusted Profit, Revenue Down - ABC News

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 6:34am

USA TODAY

Blackberry Posts 3Q Adjusted Profit, Revenue Down
ABC News
Blackberry reported an adjusted profit for its fiscal third quarter, surprising Wall Street. But its revenue fell, missing analysts' estimates. Its shares declined more than 5 percent in premarket trading on Friday. Blackberry was considered a game changer in 1999 ...
Blackberry shares fall on mixed earningsUSA TODAY
BlackBerry ending year on sour noteCNNMoney
Blackberry posts 3Q adjusted profit, surprises StreetU-T San Diego
Zacks.com -CNET
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Obama administration to release sweeping new college ratings plan today - State Column

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 6:28am

State Column

Obama administration to release sweeping new college ratings plan today
State Column
The “draft framework” will be a work in progress that will be adjusted and improved continuously, the Department of Education states. The Obama administration will unveil for the first time its plan for rating public colleges in a report due out today. The report ...
College ratings draft light on detailsPolitico
White House releases snapshot of plan to rate US collegesReuters
Ed Dept. releases 'framework' to rate collegesKEYE TV

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Pakistani military says it kills 32 militants in ambush - euronews

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 6:27am

Times LIVE

Pakistani military says it kills 32 militants in ambush
euronews
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) – The Pakistani army said it has killed 59 militants in clashes in the northwest, including 32 in an ambush in a remote valley near the Afghan border, in intensified fighting since this week's Taliban massacre of children at a ...
Pakistan school attack: Bloodstains, bullet holes mark Peshawar classroomsCNN

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Up-and-coming Brooklyn rapper Bobby Shmurda pleads not guilty - CTV News

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 6:16am

CTV News

Up-and-coming Brooklyn rapper Bobby Shmurda pleads not guilty
CTV News
BC-US-Rapper-Arrested, 1st Writethru@. code:3. Update:Adds details, photos of suspect's mother.@. See Photos a8250cbcd6494a5e866e7ac10@. INDEX: Music, Justice, Entertainment@. HL:Up-and-coming Brooklyn rapper Bobby Shmurda pleads not ...

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Inside Iraqi air base as Islamic State closes in - BBC News

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 6:04am

BBC News

Inside Iraqi air base as Islamic State closes in
BBC News
Ain al-Asad air base, the largest in Iraq's western province of Anbar, has been encircled by militants from Islamic State (IS). The BBC's Quentin Sommerville, the first Western journalist to make it to the facility since IS launched a nationwide offensive in June, ...
Top Daesh leaders killed, more US troops going to Iraq: officialgulfnews.com
Isis latest: At least three leaders of extremist militant group killed in US airstrikes ...The Independent
US, Kurds Make Gains Against Islamic State GroupVoice of America
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Spanish police cordon off area close to ruling party HQ after car rammed office ... - Daily Journal

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 5:54am

Fox News

Spanish police cordon off area close to ruling party HQ after car rammed office ...
Daily Journal
MADRID — Spanish police were searching for possible explosives at the headquarters of the ruling conservative Popular Party after a man rammed his car into the office entrance Friday. There were no reports of injuries and National Police spokesman ...
Angry Businessman Smashes Car into Spain's Ruling Party OfficesLatin American Herald Tribune
Spanish police probe car attack on ruling party HQRapid City Journal
Man rams gas-laden car into Spain ruling party HQYahoo News UK
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Serial: Was It Worth It? - Forbes

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 5:54am

Serial: Was It Worth It?
Forbes
It's over. Serial released the 12th and final broadcast of its first series yesterday, and unsurprisingly, reporter Sarah Koenig offered no bombshells. If you wanted to know for sure whether Adnan Syed really killed Hae Min Lee in 1999, you were disappointed.

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Peter Jackson Must Be Stopped - Wired

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 5:47am

Wired

Peter Jackson Must Be Stopped
Wired
Peter Jackson arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of “The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies” at the Dolby Theatre on Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014. Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP. J.R.R. Tolkien once said that “believable fairy-stories must be intensely practical.
"Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb," "Annie" Open Friday; "Wild" ExpandsKMBZ
Granger on Movies: 'The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies'Westport News
Box Office PreviewKTAL
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