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Don Pardo, voice of 'SNL,' dead

CNN Entertainment - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 11:41am
Don Pardo, the announcer whose baritone voice introduced "Saturday Night Live" hosts on NBC for decades, has died at age 96, the network announced.
Categories: Entertainment News

Josh Groban and Conan sing Irish lullaby

CNN Entertainment - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 11:41am
Conan will be singing at a special live Simpon's event, so he asks singer Josh Groban for some performance tips.
Categories: Entertainment News

Uber launches drug store delivery service

Business News - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 11:39am
Uber wants to be more than just a taxi service. Now it's trying to be your drug store, too.

Website crash mars $188 billion "demerger"

Business News - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 11:26am
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Women thrive in China's booming tech scene

Business News - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 11:24am
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Bakery to Google: Take 's--t' out of our logo!

Business News - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 11:23am
Greggs, the largest bakery chain in the United Kingdom, woke up to an unfortunate Google problem Tuesday.

U.S. airstrikes critical in Mosul dam capture

CNN World - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 11:08am
Kurdish forces wrest control of Iraq's Mosul Dam from ISIS militants, a Kurdish leader says. The U.S. Army has called it "the most dangerous dam in the world," because its failure would be catastrophic.
Categories: International News

Alan Turing, code-breaker castrated for homosexuality, pardoned

CNN World - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 11:07am
Alan Turing, a British code-breaker during World War II who was later subjected to chemical castration for homosexual activity, has received a royal pardon nearly 60 years after he committed suicide.
Categories: International News

Ferguson restaurants see sales plummet 50%

Business News - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 11:06am
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Gnarly skateboards made in basement

CNN World - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 10:57am
Skateboarding is growing in popularity in Iran and one entrepreneur is looking to capitalize by designing his own boards.
Categories: International News

Zambia's patron of the arts

CNN World - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 10:50am
She's worked in theater, created her own record label, built libraries, started an orchestra, runs a girl's football team and now wants to direct a film. Meet Mulenga Kapwepwe, Zambia's patron of the arts.
Categories: International News

Cops: California high schoolers plotted to kill as many as possible

CNN - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 10:48am
Two high school students plotted to kill three staffers and as many students as possible in a mass shooting plot, police in South Pasadena, California, said.
Categories: National News

Strange sea creatures invade

CNN - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 10:45am
Thousands of strange sea creatures are washing ashore on California beaches, puzzling tourists and thrilling scientists quick to explain the phenomenon.
Categories: National News

Enhancing the Curb Appeal of Your Home

Lifestyles - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 10:17am
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(NewsUSA) - NewsusaInfographic - August is National Curb Appeal Month, and there's no better time to spruce up the exterior of your home. Be sure to use colors that complement each other when repainting or replacing window frames, shutters, doors and other areas. For inspiration and ideas, visit www.sensationalcolor.com/color-for-your-home.

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4.2 magnitude quake shakes central Oklahoma

CNN - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 10:10am
A 4.2 magnitude earthquake struck near Guthrie, Oklahoma, at 7:41 a.m. CT (8:41 a.m. ET) Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
Categories: National News

Pope 'deeply hurt' as 3 members of his family die in crash

CNN World - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 10:04am
A car crash in Argentina killed three members of Pope Francis' extended family Tuesday -- including his 8-month-old and 2-year-old grand-nephews -- and seriously injured another, police said.
Categories: International News

Workers spend more time planning vacation than retirement

Business News - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 9:55am
Without a doubt, figuring out how to invest the money in your nest egg can be daunting. Yet many people spend more time researching which car to buy or where to go on vacation than they do investigating the investments in their 401(k).

'Encouraging signs' in Ebola outbreak

Health - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 9:54am
The number of deaths from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa has climbed to 1,229, the World Health Organization said Tuesday.
Categories: Health

Ferguson protests send Taser stock up 30%

Business News - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 9:46am
As the protests continue in Ferguson, Missouri, over the police shooting of Michael Brown, shares of Taser International have soared 28%.
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