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  1. Kids give first lady sarcastic "thanks" on TwitterSat, 22 Nov 2014 04:34:05 GMT
    School kids are giving thanks to first lady Michelle Obama just in time for the holiday - with a sarcastic Twitter hashtag about unappealing school lunches. Along with photos of unsavory-looking school meals, the hashtag #ThanksMichelleObama was among the top trends on Twitter within the United States for a time on Friday. More...
  2. Committe clears CIA over Benghazi attackSat, 22 Nov 2014 00:29:56 GMT
    A two-year investigation by the Republican-controlled House Intelligence Committee has found that the CIA and the military acted properly in responding to the 2012 attack on a US diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, and asserted no wrongdoing by Obama administration appointees. Debunking a series of persistent allegations hinting at dark conspiracies, the investigation determined that there was no intelligence failure, no delay in sending a CIA rescue team, no missed opportunity for a military rescue, and no evidence the CIA was covertly shipping arms from Libya to Syria. More...
  3. High School Students Take To Twitter To "T...Fri, 21 Nov 2014 20:25:28 GMT
    Many people are upset over the new health rules that Michelle Obama ordered the USDA to institute on public schools. The food rules were meant to tackle child obesity. More...
  4. Aereo files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protectionFri, 21 Nov 2014 16:15:11 GMT
    Online streaming service Aereo says that it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, saying an unfavorable ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court was too difficult to overcome. In June, the Supreme Court ruled that Aereo operates much like a cable TV company. More...
  5. Man arrested on suspicion of murder after he was spotted trying to dump a body in the ThamesFri, 21 Nov 2014 14:15:14 GMT
    Bullish Bill Cosby gets standing ovation in first performance since rape allegations resurfaced as One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest actress comes forward to say he forced her into sex act 'You can come out of the shadows and get right with the law': Obama announces amnesty for millions of 'anchor baby' parents and illegal immigrant children - as long as they've been in US for five years Immigrant student whose incredible life story featured in Obama's speech breaks down in tears at news her Mexican father can stay in America Florida State University shooter told former friend he was sending her mystery package and ex that government was watching him as he showed increasingly erratic behavior prior to incident Mississippi and West Virginia are the fattest states in the U.S. - but everyone is more overweight than they imagine Woman who claims she was raped by top New York lawyer after Al ... (more) More...
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  1. Vice Wars: Who's Scared of Big Marijuana?Sat, 22 Nov 2014 20:53:53 GMT
    Many supporters of legal marijuana hope for a cottage industry of scrappy growers, collectives and dispensaries. Few expect to get it. More...
  2. Why Are Chinese Investors Buying Up Detroit?Sat, 22 Nov 2014 19:01:50 GMT
    Detroits thousands of empty buildings are being flogged and Chinese investors are answering the siren call of unbeatable deals. More...
  3. 'Automotive Wealth Gap' on Display at L.A. ShowSat, 22 Nov 2014 09:58:11 GMT
    Stroll around the Los Angeles Auto Show and you'll see the wealth gap writ large in the pricey metal automakers are peddling. More...
  4. European Parliament May Propose Breaking Up GoogleSat, 22 Nov 2014 00:53:57 GMT
    European lawmakers leery of Google's inescapable presence in nearly all of the Internet's workings may propose to break up the company. More...
  5. Apple $450 Million Ebook Settlement Gets Final Court OKFri, 21 Nov 2014 23:13:56 GMT
    A federal judge in New York approved approved what she called a "highly unusual" accord. More...
  6. Secrets of the Hidden Internet ExplainedFri, 21 Nov 2014 23:03:13 GMT
    The web, as we know it, is just the tip of the iceberg. Buried below the surface you can find secrets, and some unsavory behavior. More...
  7. What's Under the Sheet? Go Inside the L.A. Car ShowFri, 21 Nov 2014 23:00:03 GMT
    The Los Angeles Auto Show has always been a place for new reveals, and this year the trends skewed towards eco-friendly cars and unusual hybrid designs. More...
  8. Judge Strikes Down Landmark Illinois Pension LawFri, 21 Nov 2014 20:55:59 GMT
    The ruling, likely to be appealed, was a victory to state employees and retirees who sued to block the overhaul. More...
  9. Inside Alibaba Founder Jack Ma's Former HomeFri, 21 Nov 2014 19:24:16 GMT
    In 1999 Jack Ma was living in a small apartment with his wife in Hangzhou, China, when he came up with the idea for Alibaba. More...
  10. Think Factory Jobs are 'Good' Jobs? Think AgainFri, 21 Nov 2014 18:00:04 GMT
    A new report shows that wages at the jobs that used to be the bedrock of the middle-class now barely support a family. More...