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|Amtrak brings passengers, revenue to Southern Illinois - The Southern 2 hours ago|
Giants lose battle of bullpens as Royals level series - Yahoo Sports 2 hours ago
When Steve Goodman wrote â€śCity of New Orleansâ€ť and released it in on his 1971 album, passenger trains seemed destined to become extinct. The song describes the trip from Chicago to New Orleans…
AP-GfK Poll: Many doubt hospitals can handle Ebola - AP 1 hour ago
By Larry Fine KANSAS CITY Missouri (Reuters) - The Giants lost the battle of the bullpens on Wednesday and San Francisco reliever Hunter Strickland nearly ignited a brawl after losing his temper as the Kansas City Royals leveled the World Series 1-1. With the score tied 2-2 in the sixth inning, the Royals erupted for five runs, finishing off the explosion with a two-run double by Salvador Perez and a two-run home run by Omar Infante both off Strickland. ...
HealthCare.gov's EZ form not for legal immigrants - AP 1 hour ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Most Americans have some confidence that the U.S. health care system will prevent Ebola from spreading in this country, but they're not so sure their local hospital can safely handle a patient, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll....
Unilever: prices falling in Europe, China weak - Yahoo 1 hour ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- HealthCare.gov's new EZ application for coverage can't be used by legal immigrants or naturalized U.S. citizens, prompting concern that many Hispanics and Asians will go right back into long enrollment queues this year....
AMSTERDAM (AP) â€” Unilever PLC, the maker of consumer products including Dove soaps, Lipton teas and Ben & Jerry's ice cream, says it saw price deflation in Europe's largest markets in the third quarter.
|Sorry, Clown Club! AHS Introduces Yet Another Creepy Clown: Our Rants ... - E Online 3 hours ago|
Tyga Disses Drake by Calling Him "Fake," Sets the Record Str... - E Online NEW!
A lot of dreams came true tonight, you guys. Actually it was just one dream, and it involved a black cat, a fake gynecologist, and the realization that Sabrina the Teenage Witch ended 11 years...
Elizabeth Hurley Gets in the Disney Spirit During Mother-Son London Ou... - E Online NEW!
Ooooh, shots fired!
Tyga came into the game as part of Young Money Entertainment and Cash Money Records, but during an interview with Vibe magazine, the rapper admitted he's...
Duggars Support Pro-Life Political Candidates With "Faith, Family... - E Online NEW!
Who says you need to visit the theme parks to experience a little Disney magic?
Elizabeth Hurley headed to Harrods, a luxury department store, Tuesday afternoon to enjoy a little time...
Eddie Redmayne Is a Fashion Hero, Saves Felicity Jones From Major Ward... - E Online NEW!
The Duggars are on the road!
The famous reality family have opted to join in on a statewide "Faith, Family, Freedom" bus tour that launched on Monday to promote political...
Eddie Redmayne is a sartorial superhero! (Not to mention a quick-thinking gentleman. That Hannah Bagshawe is a lucky lady.)
The star of The Theory of EverythingÂ swooped in and saved...
|At U.N., China asked to back rights case against North Korea - Reuters NEW!|
Canada PM vows crackdown after capital shocked by fatal attacks - Reuters 1 hour ago
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The chief U.N. investigator into human rights cases in North Korea said on Wednesday he has appealed to China to support calls to refer Pyongyang's actions to The Hague on suspicion of crimes against humanity.
U.S.-led air strikes killed 553 fighters, 32 civilians in Syria: monit... - Reuters 1 hour ago
OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper vowed to redouble the country's fight against "terrorist organizations" abroad after a reported convert to Islam rampaged through parliament, shocking the usually tranquil capital city.
Eight Pakistani Shi'ites killed in sectarian attack - Reuters 1 hour ago
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Air strikes by U.S.-led forces have killed 553 Islamist fighters and 32 civilians during a month-long campaign in Syria, a monitoring group which tracks the violence said on Thursday.
U.S.-led air strikes killed 553 people in Syria, 32 civilians: monitor... - Reuters 2 hours ago
QUETTA Pakistan (Reuters) - Eight Shi'ite members of Pakistan's ethnic Hazara minority were killed and one wounded on Thursday, when gunmen opened fire on a bus in the volatile province of Baluchistan, police said.
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Air strikes by U.S.-led forces have killed 553 people, including 32 civilians, during a month-long campaign in Syria against Islamic State militants, a Syrian monitoring group which tracks the violence said on Thursday.
|New policymaking tool for shift to renewable energy - EurekaAlert 3 hours ago|
Exoplanet Measured with Remarkable Precision - NASA 3 hours ago
Multiple pathways exist to a low greenhouse gas future, all involving increased efficiency and a dramatic shift in energy supply away from fossil fuels. A new tool 'SWITCH' enables policymakers and planners to assess the economic and environmental implications of different energy scenarios. It is presented today at the congress Global Challenges: Achieving Sustainability, hosted by the University of Copenhagen.
Teens whose parents exert more psychological control have trouble with... - EurekaAlert NEW!
Astronomers are not only discovering planets around distant suns, they are also starting to measure those worlds with astonishing precision. The diameter of a super-Earth named "Kepler 93 b" is now known to within an accuracy of 1%.
Two days later: Adolescents' conflicts with family spill over to schoo... - EurekaAlert NEW!
A new longitudinal study has found that teens whose parents exerted psychological control over them at age 13 had problems establishing healthy friendships and romantic relationships both in adolescence and into adulthood. The study followed 184 ethnically and socioeconomically diverse teens from age 13 to 21. It found that giving in to 'peer pressure' was more common among teens whose parents used guilt, withdrawing love, fostering anxiety, or other psychologically manipulative tactics.
Children in high-quality early childhood education are buffered from c... - EurekaAlert NEW!
Family conflict and problems at school tend to occur together on the same day. A new study has found that these problems spill over in both directions for up to two days after. The study found that teens with more pronounced mental health symptoms, anxiety and depression, for example, are at risk for intensified spillover. The study followed over a hundred 13 to 17 year olds and their parents over a 14-day period.
A new Norwegian study shows that while losses in family income ought to predict increases in behavior problems for many children, attending high-quality early childhood centers offered protection against economic decline. The study looked at 75,000 children from birth through age 3, in addition to their families. In Norway, publicly subsidized high-quality early childhood education and care is available to all children, from low-income to affluent, starting at age 1.
|What Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg said in Mandarin that so impressed the... - PC World NEW!|
Nokia turnaround since handset unit sale continues - AP 1 hour ago
Facebookâ€™s CEO Mark Zuckerberg stunned many Chinese on Thursday, not with a new Facebook feature, but because he spoke and answered questions in Mandarin for almost half an hour.Zuckerberg gave a talk in Chinese at Tsinghua University on Wednesday, and later posted a recording of the event to his Facebook page. The video quickly spread online, generating much surprise and praise from local Internet users.â€śSuch an awesome person is learning Chinese, why is my own English so bad,â€ť wrote one user on Chinese social networking site Sina Weibo.Zuckerberg spoke with a strong accent, but handled the language confidently enough to impress the Chinese. Increasingly, executives from the biggest tech companies in the world are visiting the country, but rarely do they speak in Mandarin, let alone for such a long period, or field questions from the audience.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here
Microsoft to discontinue free Xbox Music streaming - PC World 2 hours ago
HELSINKI (AP) -- Nokia appears to have turned around its fortunes after the sale of its ailing cellphone unit to Microsoft, reporting a third-quarter net profit of 747 million euros ($950 million), from a loss of 91 million euros a year earlier. Sales grew 13 percent....
Zuckerberg speaks Chinese, Beijing students cheer - AP 3 hours ago
Microsoft is withdrawing free streaming on Xbox Music from Dec. 1, citing the need to focus on its music purchase and subscription service.The company is offering a free 30-day trial for users wanting to move to the paid service.â€śEffective December 1, 2014, the free Xbox Music streaming feature currently available on Windows 8, Windows 8.1, and over the Internet will be discontinued in all countries where it is offered,â€ť Microsoft wrote on a support page.The move will not affect music purchases on Xbox Music or MP3 files added to Xbox Music collections, according to a Microsoft FAQ. Users can also continue to view playlists or collections set up using the free streaming feature, but they canâ€™t listen to the music in those playlists or collections unless they sign up for the Xbox Music Pass or buy the music.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here
Vietnam police hunt hackers behind mass outage - PC World 3 hours ago
BEIJING (AP) -- China may ban Facebook, but not its co-founder Mark Zuckerberg, and he entertained an audience of students in Beijing with a 30-minute chat in his recently learned Mandarin Chinese....
Vietnamese cybersecurity authorities are hunting hackers believed to be responsible for the countryâ€™s biggest-ever online attack last week, according to the founder of a security website in Hanoi.â€śThis is the biggest cyber-attack ever in Vietnam, affecting the Vietnam security community,â€ť Tran Quang Chien of SecurityDaily.Net wrote in an email. â€śThis was a targeted malicious attack.â€ťThe incident that began Oct. 13 saw the outage of multiple websites under Vietnam Communications (VCCorp), an Internet company in Vietnam that owns more than 20 websites such as news portal Dan Tri.The news sites affiliated with VCCorp came back online, but some others took a number of days to recover. The outage was first described by VCCorp as a data center glitch.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here
|Spanish jobless figure drops as economy picks up - Yahoo 1 hour ago|
Autopsy of slain Missouri teen shows close-range gunshot - Yahoo 1 hour ago
MADRID (AP) â€” Spain's unemployment rate dropped to 23.7 percent in the third quarter from 24.5 percent in the previous three-month period, the latest sign of the economy's recovery.
Denver teens' travel stirs terror appeal concerns - AP 1 hour ago
By Carey Gillam (Reuters) - The official autopsy on an unarmed black teenager whose killing by a white police officer in August set off protests in Ferguson, Missouri, suggests he sustained a gunshot wound to the hand from close range, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported. The autopsy report, obtained by the newspaper and published on its website late on Tuesday, comes as a St. Louis County grand jury considers charges against Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson in the Aug. 9 shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown. ...
Disqualified tribal candidate persists in campaign - Yahoo 1 hour ago
DENVER (AP) -- The case of three teenage girls being investigated for trying to join Islamic State militants poses vexing questions for U.S. officials about the use of social media by terror groups to recruit people inside the United States, experts said Wednesday....
Olympic hero Rulon Gardner mementos up for auction - Yahoo 1 hour ago
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) â€” A Navajo presidential candidate disqualified from the race is holding out hope that election officials and tribal lawmakers will provide a way for him to remain on the ballot, despite the long odds.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) â€” Mementos from the career of Olympic hero Rulon Gardner, including a USA Wrestling robe and a commemorative ring, will be auctioned off Saturday in Salt Lake City.