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UCLA flood from water line rupture is red flag for L.A. infrastructure - 8 Hours ago
As UCLA tallied the damage from rampant flooding triggered by the rupture of a 90-year-old city water line, Los Angeles city leaders on Wednesday were once again confronted with the consequences of deferred

White House condemns shelling of U.N. school in Gaza - 10 Hours ago
Sundance's 'The Honorable Woman' a brave foray into conflict In recent weeks, the creator of "The Honorable Woman," an eight-part series debuting Thursday on Sundance, has gone out of his way to express
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Cinema verite filmmaker Robert Drew dies at 90 - 10 Hours ago
Sundance's 'The Honorable Woman' a brave foray into conflict In recent weeks, the creator of "The Honorable Woman," an eight-part series debuting Thursday on Sundance, has gone out of his way to express
Leader of Catalonia region determined to try to secede from Spain
Los Angeles Times

Ebola fears grow, with Europe and Asia on alert

Communal office space firm rents CBS building in Hollywood
Los Angeles Times

BofA ordered to pay $1.3 billion over Countrywide lending program
Los Angeles Times

David Feherty's career is not just garden-variety
Los Angeles Times

When Carney met the Corbys
Sydney Morning Herald

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U.S. to Israel: 'Limit casualties' - 9 Hours ago
Gaza City (CNN) -- An airstrike hits an open air market. An explosion rocks a school-turned-shelter. A booby-trapped tunnel explodes. These were among the scenes in Gaza in a more-than-three-week-old

UPDATE 1-Russia says U.S. accusations over nuclear treaty "unfounded" - 10 Hours ago
(Adds detail, NATO comments) MOSCOW, July 30 (Reuters) - Russia on Wednesday dismissed Washington's accusations that it has violated the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Treaty as "unfounded", and said it
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John McCain Says US, FIFA Should Reconsider Russian World Cup - 10 Hours ago
The Arizona senator says he'd like to see the US and others reconsider the location of the 2018 World Cup.
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>>   Politics/Law
U.S. Senate bill would make colleges get tough on sexual assault - 8 Hours ago
A bipartisan group of U.S. senators introduced legislation on Wednesday to combat sexual assaults on college and university campuses by requiring schools to provide more help for victims and work more

US House of Representatives votes to sue Obama - 9 Hours ago
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GOP-led House votes to sue Obama - 9 Hours ago
Washington -- A sharply divided House approved a Republican plan Wednesday to launch a campaign-season lawsuit against President Obama, accusing him of exceeding the bounds of his constitutional authority.
>>   Business
Woodside’s Buyback Deal With Shell at Risk of Being Blocked - 9 Hours ago
Woodside Petroleum Ltd. (WPL)’s plan to buy back shares from Royal Dutch Shell Plc (RDSA) for $2.7 billion is at risk of being rejected by shareholders as it falls short of the votes needed to proceed.

Target seeks to fill 250 jobs at Santa Rosa job fair next week [The Press Democrat, - 9 Hours ago
July 31--With its new store set to open at Coddingtown Mall in October, Target The hiring and the upcoming store opening are seen as good news for the west-side shopping center that opened a half-century

Weatherby Healthcare is latest to offer employee health clinic [Sun Sentinel :: - 9 Hours ago
July 31--Health care may still be costly, but some medical services are free for local employees. Fort Lauderdale-based Weatherby Healthcare, a company that places physicians and other health care specialists
>>   Finance
Asian Stocks Rise, Poised for Third Monthly Gain, After U.S. GDP - 9 Hours ago
July 31 (Bloomberg) -- Asian stocks rose, with the regional index poised to cap a third monthly gain, as the U.S. economy grew faster than forecast and Federal Reserve comments on the jobs market added
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Hong Kong Stocks Headed for Best Monthly Gain Since 2012 - 9 Hours ago
Hong Kong stocks advanced, with the benchmark index headed for its biggest monthly gain since January 2012, after U.S. economic growth beat estimates. The Hang Seng Index (HSI) rose 0.5 percent to 24,860.04
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Asian Stocks Climb as Bonds Slip After Fed; Oil Extends Declines - 9 Hours ago
July 31 (Bloomberg) -- Most Asian stocks rose while bonds in the region declined and the dollar held gains after the U.S. economy grew faster than forecast and the Federal Reserve signaled room for further
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>>   Sports
NFL Camp Roundup: Cowboys sign Tyron Smith to massive deal - 9 Hours ago
Along with comprehensive coverage of the  2014 Bears training camp in Bourbonnais , CSNChicago.com will bring you daily "around the NFL" updates throughout the duration of camp. NFC [SHOP:  Get

Grenada’s James lights up Glasgow with emphatic 400 win - 8 Hours ago
By Michael Hann GLASGOW, July 30 (Reuters) – Olympic champion Kirani James lit up the Commonwealth Games with a devastating and graceful run to win gold in the men’s 400 metres on Wednesday. In a Games
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Witnesses describe punch blamed for ref's death - 8 Hours ago
The punch blamed for the death of a Livonia soccer referee apparently wasn't the first one that the man charged in the killing has thrown during a game. The revelation came as Wayne County Assistant
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>>   Industry
House Republicans changing border bill with Cruz-backed measure to appease conservatives - 9 Hours ago
Still struggling to secure the votes to pass their border funding bill, House GOP leaders are discussing a way to add a provision that would bar the President from allowing any more deferments for children

Ex-President George W. Bush Authors Book About His Father - 9 Hours ago
Former President George W. Bush has written a biography of another onetime White House occupant: his father. The currently untitled book on George H.W. Bush, 90, will be released in the U.S. and Canada

Paul Ryan: Obama's Impeachment Talk Is 'Ridiculous Gambit' - 9 Hours ago
Rep. Paul Ryan says legislation to deal with the crisis of illegal migrant children is imminent – but broader reform unlikely – and talk of impeachment is President Barack Obama's "ridiculous gambit …
>>   Internet
PayPal expands credit business - 10 Hours ago
PayPal payments unit will expand its small business and consumer lending programs outside the US, including the UK and Australia as it aims to further fuel business growth. eBay will rebrand its Bill

The iOS 7.1.2 contacts fix you need to see - 9 Hours ago
And here I thought it was just me. I have noticed recently that new contacts I create in the Phone app of my iPhone are not showing up in my contacts list. Turns out, iOS 7.1.2 changed a setting in a

Use Android Wear as a remote shutter button - 9 Hours ago
At the moment, there are two ways to use Android Wear to control your smartphone camera. The first is Google's own method; the second uses a third-party app for much more control. Let's look at Google's
>>   Science
Clariant AG confirms FY 2014 outlook - 11 Hours ago
Clariant AG:Confirms outlook for full FY 2014.Expects for FY 2014 low to mid-single-digit sales growth in local currencies and EBITDA margin before exceptional items above FY 2013.Reported revenue of

Ferro Corp raises FY 2014 and FY 2015 EPS guidance - 11 Hours ago
Wed, Jul 30 2014 Ferro Corp:Expects adjusted earnings from continuing operations for FY 2014 to be in range of $0.52 to $0.57 per diluted share (EPS), up from prior guidance of $0.48 to $0.53.Also increased

India meth problem grows as criminals tap chemical hub - 10 Hours ago
The teenager sits quietly in a Mumbai rehab clinic, a victim of India's emerging fad for the drug crystal meth, which experts say is spurred by loopholes in the country's giant chemical industry. "It
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>>   Entertainment
>>   Technology
Bits Blog: Kim Kardashian, an Unlikely Mobile Video Game Hit - 9 Hours ago
The game Kim Kardashian: Hollywood generated $1.6 million in revenue during its first five days on the market.

Microsoft Names Wireless Executive John Stanton to Board - 13 Hours ago
Microsoft Corp. Stanton, 58, takes the board to 11 members after the March departure of Steve Luczo, who was a member of the search committee that led the effort to select a new CEO. Nadella’s promotion

7signal Joins the Cisco Solution Partner Program - 22 Hours ago
AKRON, OH --(Marketwired - July 30, 2014) - 7signal announced that it has joined the Cisco® Solution Partner Program as a Solution Partner. The Internet of Everything (IoE) continues to bring together
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>>   Health
Senators seek to curb campus sexual assaults - 9 Hours ago
Washington -- Colleges and universities could be more accountable to rape victims under legislation introduced Wednesday by a bipartisan group of senators. Sens. Claire McCaskill , D-Mo., and Kirsten
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6 Treated for Carbon Monoxide During UCLA Cleanup - 8 Hours ago
Authorities say 6 people who were helping clean up UCLA's flooded Pauley Pavilion are being treated for exposure to carbon monoxide. The arena's court was covered with up to 10 inches of water Tuesday
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Judge: Peanut salmonella trial may exceed 2 months - 9 Hours ago
ALBANY, Ga. -- The trial of three people charged in a deadly salmonella outbreak linked to a southwest Georgia peanut plant could keep jurors tied up for more than two months, the trial judge said Wednesday.
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>>   Culture
Man stands in for a 'pregnancy' photoshoot because his wife refuses to - 9 Hours ago
DL Entertainment It was only a matter of time before the gender-flipping movement reaches the most tenderly humiliating genre of female photoshoots -- the 'pregnancy photo essay'. Redditor 

Should women’s sports get more TV time? - 11 Hours ago
By , A couple of news stories have me wondering about women’s sports. The Tour de France — the world’s most famous bicycle race — ended Sunday. Vincenzo Nibali from Italy won the men’s month-long

Why are women’s sports not as popular as men’s? - 11 Hours ago
By , A couple of news stories have me wondering about women’s sports. The Tour de France — the world’s most famous bicycle race — ended Sunday. Vincenzo Nibali from Italy won the men’s month-long
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Raped on second day in Sydney - 9 Hours ago
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'You deserve a death penalty' - 9 Hours ago
A Sydney man who inflicted "wanton violence" on his two-year-old stepson and let him suffer extreme pain for hours before killing him with a blow to the head has been sentenced to at least 20 years and

Europe, Asia on alert as Ebola fears spread - 11 Hours ago
Ebola outbreak claims Sierra Leone's top doctor Ebola: Why people are worried London: Fears that the west African Ebola outbreak could spread to other continents is growing, with European and Asian countries
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>>   Media & Advertising
Professional Bass Fishing's Forrest Wood Cup Set For Lake Murray - 8 Hours ago
FLW's world championship of bass fishing will feature 45 of the world’s best bass pros and co-anglers casting for the sport’s biggest awards – $500,000 cash in the pro division and $50,000 cash in the
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Telco and Electric Utility Communicators to Speak at 2014 StoryConnect Conference - 8 Hours ago
Communications professionals Laura Withers of NTCA and Phillip Burgess of TVPPA are featured speakers at the 2014 StoryConnect Conference set for Sept. 15-17 in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Rainsville,

Sun Communities, Inc. to Acquire American Land Lease Manufactured Housing Portfolio - 9 Hours ago
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION AT THE COMPANY:                           Karen J. Dearing Chief Financial Officer (248) 208-2500 Increases Sun Communities' portfolio to 245 communities totaling nearly
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