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Why Obama's 'best-looking' comment was a mistake

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Friday, April 05, 2013

Atlantic.com: President Obama's biggest gaffe yesterday when speaking of California Attorney General Kamala Harris involved introducing an observation from the system of beauty into a forum that was about the system of power.

 

Judge strikes restrictions on 'morning after' pill

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Friday, April 05, 2013

Reuters: A federal judge ordered the Food and Drug Administration to make  emergency contraception pills available without a prescription to all girls of reproductive age.

 

Anonymous hacks North Korean Twitter, Flickr

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Thursday, April 04, 2013

PC Mag: North Korea's official Twitter and Flickr accounts were hacked by Anonymous.

 

New York City fast food workers plan strike

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Thursday, April 04, 2013

Salon.com: Fast food workers this morning planned to walk off the job in what organizers promised would be the largest-ever strike.

 

Lance Armstrong pulls out of swimming event

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Thursday, April 04, 2013

AP: Armstrong will not swim three distance events in the Masters South Central Zone Swimming Championships this weekend after swimming's international federation body raised objections.

 

Country's strictest gun laws pass Connecticut Senate

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Wednesday, April 03, 2013

USA Today: The governor says he will sign the bill drawn up by a bipartisan panel and which is now headed for the state house or representatives.

 

 

Scientists race to assess pandemic risk of new flu

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Wednesday, April 03, 2013

Reuters: Genetic sequence data on a deadly strain of bird flu show the virus has already acquired some mutations that might make it more likely to cause a human pandemic.

 

Ashton Kutcher recruits Ivy Leaguers for tech startup

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Wednesday, April 03, 2013

Salon.com: The "Two and a Half Men" star and tech investor seeks Columbia English majors to staff a new company.

 

SEC likes Facebook, Twitter

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Wednesday, April 03, 2013

The Wall Street Journal: The SEC has ruled that publicly held companies may use social media sites to communicate with investors in lieu of news releases and websites as long as they inform them ahead of time.

 

NRA recommends arming school staff

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Tuesday, April 02, 2013

Washington Post: A group sponsored by the National Rifle Association issued a report calling for an armed security guard at every school in the country.

 

Unemployment in Europe reaches record high

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Tuesday, April 02, 2013

BBC: The rate of unemployment in the eurozone has hit 12%, official figures have shown.

 

Rate of ADHD diagnosis skyrockets

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Tuesday, April 02, 2013

NYTimes: Nearly one in five high school-aged boys has been diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

 

Tech companies reveal April Fools' pranks

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Monday, April 01, 2013

ABC News: It has become somewhat of a tradition for tech companies to publish jokes for April 1.

 
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