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On day 4, it will be Hillary Clinton's turn to convince voters

Washington Post - ‎2 hours ago‎
PHILADELPHIA - Now, it's her time. After three days in which her advocates have spoken for her, Hillary Clinton will take the stage Thursday on the final day of the Democratic National Convention to convince voters that she should be their president.
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Hillary Clinton's Convention: Day 4
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The atmosphere above Jupiter's Great Red Spot is hotter than the rest of the planet

The Verge - ‎21 hours ago‎
The upper atmosphere above Jupiter's Great Red Spot - the huge storm that has been raging for centuries on the gas giant - is much hotter than anywhere else on the planet.
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Why NetSuite Is Coming Home To Oracle In $9.3 Billion Acquisition

Forbes - ‎1 hour ago‎
It's a homecoming of sorts for NetSuite, but one the company had fended off for years. When Oracle announced on Thursday morning that plans to acquire NetSuite for $9.3 billion, the deal reunited NetSuite CEO Zach Nelson with his old boss and early ...
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North Korea says US has crossed 'red line,' warns of showdown over upcoming war games

Fox News - ‎5 hours ago‎
PYONGYANG, North Korea - North Korea's top diplomat for U.S. affairs told The Associated Press Thursday that Washington "crossed the red line" and effectively declared war by putting leader Kim Jong Un on its list of sanctioned individuals, and said a ...
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Indonesia Prepares to Execute Prisoners Convicted of Drug Crimes

New York Times - ‎58 minutes ago‎
Police officers guarding the entrance to the prison in Nusakambangan, off the south coast of Java Island, where Indonesia's executions are carried out.
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Sand fire destroys movie and TV ranch that was backdrop for 'A-Team,' '24' and other shows

Los Angeles Times - ‎14 hours ago‎
With its picturesque vistas in the hillsides near Santa Clarita, the quiet and sprawling Sable Ranch has long been a backdrop for western films, reality television shows and music videos.
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Tim Kaine's Dad Style Makes a Statement in Philadelphia

New York Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
Senator Tim Kaine of Virginia, the Democratic vice-presidential nominee, at the party's convention in Philadelphia on Wednesday.
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Obama to Trump: America is already great

CNN - ‎9 hours ago‎
Philadelphia (CNN) President Barack Obama on Wednesday harnessed the rhetorical skills that catapulted him to White House with an address to the Democratic National Convention dismissing Donald Trump in withering terms and establishing Hillary ...
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Virginia police officer denied service at restaurant

Fox News - ‎6 hours ago‎
A Virginia police officer was refused service at a restaurant Monday because one of the cooks refused to serve her while she was in uniform.
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Media|Clinton's Convention Is Made for TV. Trump's Was Made for Twitter.

New York Times - ‎12 hours ago‎
Meryl Streep speaking on Tuesday, the second day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Credit Sam Hodgson for The New York Times.
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Two Views on the Democrats' Strategy to Isolate Trump

Bloomberg - ‎27 minutes ago‎
Ramesh Ponnuru is a Bloomberg View columnist. He is a senior editor of National Review and the author of “The Party of Death: The Democrats, the Media, the Courts, and the Disregard for Human Life.
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The Enigma of Chelsea

Politico - ‎10 minutes ago‎
In the lull between Christmas and New Years last December, Chelsea Clinton, three months pregnant, was perusing the Science section of the New York Times, where she came across a story on a surge of Brazilian babies born with a rare birth defect.
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'I didn't dream that this would happen': California women prepare to watch Clinton break through glass ceiling

Los Angeles Times - ‎4 hours ago‎
For the women in Congress who've known her the longest, Hillary Clinton's acceptance of the presidential nomination will be recognition of the scrabbling they did together in the decades when female politicians were scarce.
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Didi Chuxing and Uber, Popular in China, Are Now Legal, Too

New York Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
Ordering a car at a Didi Chuxing kiosk in Shanghai. Strict government rules in China have tripped up local and foreign internet companies alike, including ride-hailing services like Uber and Didi.
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Jobless Claims in U.S. Climbed Last Week From a Three-Month Low

Bloomberg - ‎1 hour ago‎
The number of Americans who filed for unemployment benefits last week rose from a three-month low, consistent with the Federal Reserve's view of a stronger job market.
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Do you start with a credit score of '0'?

newsnet5.com - ‎18 hours ago‎
When you think about it, credit scores have a lot in common with the SATs: They stress people out, involve tough-to-answer questions and play a huge role in determining whether your applications (albeit for financing) get denied.
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Ford's Profit Declines 9% on Lower China Sales

Wall Street Journal - ‎1 hour ago‎
Ford Motor Co. F -0.14 % 's net profit fell 9% in the second quarter and the car maker tempered its outlook amid a modest decline in the core North American performance and weaker China sales, representing a caution flag for the U.S.
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Samsung Posts Best Quarterly Results In Two Years

Forbes - ‎1 hour ago‎
Apple AAPL +0.93% might have hit a lull in mobile sales but the same is hardly true for its biggest competitor, Samsung. On Thursday the company announced that its second-quarter operating profit had risen by 18% to 8.1 trillion won ( $7.17 billion ...
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Tor Project Confirms Assault Claims Against Former Employee

PC Magazine - ‎20 minutes ago‎
The Tor Project has completed an internal investigation into a former employee accused of sexual misconduct, and concluded that he was involved in incidents where those inside and out of the organization were "humiliated, intimidated, bullied, and ...
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Venice Film Festival lineup includes Jake Gyllenhaal's Nocturnal Animals, Natalie Portman's Jackie

Entertainment Weekly - ‎48 minutes ago‎
The 73rd Venice Film Festival's official lineup was announced Thursday morning, with new films from Natalie Portman, Terrence Malick, Ryan Gosling, Tom Ford, Amy Adams, and Derek Cianfrance competing for the event's prestigious Golden Lion award.
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DNC's Third Day: Lenny Kravitz Performs 'Let Love Rule' and Broadway Shows 'What the World Needs'

Billboard - ‎9 hours ago‎
“She was doing everything I was doing -- but just like Ginger Rogers, it was backwards and in heels,” said President Barack Obama of his 2008 opponent -- and current Democratic nominee -- Hillary Clinton towards the end of the third night of the ...
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Ryan Fitzpatrick ready to play for Jets after 'long process'

ESPN - ‎1 hour ago‎
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- New York Jets quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick described his six-month contract dispute as a taxing ordeal, but he's pleased with the outcome and glad it was resolved in time for the first team meeting.
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Scouting Los Angeles: Let Goff Play

Sports Illustrated - ‎38 minutes ago‎
Unless the Rams think their O-line puts Goff in harm's way, the rookie should be under center Week 1. Plus, what makes Gurley great, the crucial element Tavon Austin brings, and the best front four in football.
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Apollo Astronauts Are More Likely to Die of Heart Problems

Gizmodo - ‎1 hour ago‎
Jim Irwin, Apollo 15. Donn Eisele, Apollo 7. Ronald Evans, Apollo 17. Wally Schirra, Apollo 7. Neil Armstrong, Apollo 11. These are all Apollo astronauts who died of heart attacks or related complications.
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Scientists find only one true wolf species in North America

Los Angeles Times - ‎12 hours ago‎
How many species of wolves live in America? A new study suggests there is just one. The new work, published Wednesday in Science Advances, finds that the gray wolf is the one true wolf in the United States.
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The Case of the Missing Ceres Craters

Space Daily - ‎4 hours ago‎
Ceres is covered in countless small, young craters, but none are larger than 175 miles (280 kilometers) in diameter. To scientists, this is a huge mystery, given that the dwarf planet must have been hit by numerous large asteroids during its 4.5 ...
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Human nasal bacteria might be superbug killer

CNN - ‎6 hours ago‎
(CNN) Scientists searching for a solution to ever-resistant, infection-causing bacteria may have found an answer much closer to home than expected -- up our noses.
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New Crop of Robots to Vie for Space in Operating Room

Voice of America - ‎40 minutes ago‎
July 28, 2016 9:30 AM. CHICAGO—. Even though many doctors see need for improvement, surgical robots are poised for big gains in operating rooms around the world.
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Consumer Reports highlights dietary supplement dangers

WCVB Boston - ‎2 hours ago‎
A daily supplement or two has become routine for many Americans, but a report is highlighting how these substances can sometimes be harmful.
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