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Jeff Gordon Wins Pole Spot for NASCAR Race

As the winter drags on, NASCAR fans can rejoice as the season kicks off next weekend with the first race of the year at Daytona. Jeff Gordon, who announced 2015 is his last year of racing, secured the top position in next Sunday’s race with teammate Jimmie Johnson grabbing the second spot on the first […]

Possible Terrorist Act Leaves Two Dead in Denmark

Chilling scene in Denmark where police scoured the entire city for a suspect in the deaths of two people on Saturday. The incidents centered around a Copenhagen cafe where a forum on free speech was underway in the capital city of Denmark. Center to the event was participation by controversial cartoonist Lark Vilks who attended […]

FBI to Probe Muslim Killings in North Carolina

After three Muslim-American students were killed in North Carolina, the FBI has started an investigation into the multiple killings. The organization launched an investigation Thursday into the homicides after initially being involved in evidence gathering earlier in the week at Chapel Hill. Over five thousands mourners packed North Carolina State University where funeral proceedings took […]

Missouri Executes Convicted Murderer Walter Timothy Storey

Walter Timothy Storey, convicted of killing his neighbor over 25 years ago, was put to death today marking the first execution by the state of Missouri in 2015. Ten prisoners were executed in the state last year setting a record. Storey appealed to the Supreme Court for a stay based on the state’s process of […]

Sam Smith Captures Four Grammy Awards at Ceremony in Los Angeles

09 February 2015

The man with the soulful voice, Sam Smith, won an impressive four Grammy awards at the annual event in Los Angeles as music celebrated their top choices on Sunday. Smith took wins in the category of record of the year as well as song of the year. But a surprising win by artist Beck for […]

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Boston Buried Under More Record Snowfall

07 February 2015

Despite the highs of the hometown team winning this year’s Super Bowl, residents of Boston have been hard hit by record amounts of snow falling in the area over the last month. Just in the last thirty days, Boston has seen 69 inches of snow fall breaking the long standing record of 58.8 inches which […]

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Canadian Supreme Court Strikes Ban on Assisted Suicide

06 February 2015

The Canadian Supreme Court has struck down their 1993 ban on assisted suicide, opening the door for doctors to assist those patients suffering with incurable medical ailments to end their life. The recent decision by Canada’s highest court has angered some while giving hope to others. The unanimous decision by the court will allow adults […]

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Trial Set for American Sniper Accused Killer

05 February 2015

The man accused of killing American sniper and Navy SEAL war hero Christopher Kyle is set to go on trial next week in Texas. Former Marine Eddie Ray Routh, 27, has been accused of killing Kyle and Chad Littlefield over two years ago while the men were at a Texas gun range. The trial will […]

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Harper Lee Sequel Planned for ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’

03 February 2015

Not just a one hit wonder, author Harper Lee will publish a second book titled ‘Go Set a Watchman’ which was written in the 1950’s. Famous for her original book ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’, publisher Harper announced the second novel will be released to the public on July 14, 2015. Lee wrote the story in […]

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New England Patriots Defeat Seattle Seahawks for Super Bowl Win

02 February 2015

Stunning ending to Super Bowl 49 as the New England Patriots won in spectacular fashion over the Seattle Seahawks 28-24 in the Sunday night finale. Patriots defender Malcolm Butler intercepted a pass from Russell Wilson on the one-yard line securing the victory for the Patriots. The win gives New England their fourth Super Bowl win […]

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Flu Hospitalizations for Elderly Hit Record High

30 January 2015

With the winter season in full force across the United States, a record number of flu-related hospitalizations of elderly patients are being reported this year. Statistics show that almost 200 out of every 100,000 people who are age 65 or older required hospitalization due to flu symptoms or complications. The stats come from the Centers […]

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Ebay to Split Paypal into Separate Company

27 January 2015

Fresh off a disappointing earnings report, online portal Ebay will reportedly spin off its Paypal site into a separate business according the news released this week. With the transition, about 2,400 positons within the company will be eliminated which accounts to seven percent of the company’s entire workers. Additionally, an agreement was reported between the […]

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Measles Outbreak Widens Outside California

24 January 2015

After an unexpected outbreak of measles caught health officials off-guard, more reports of the illness have surfaced after the initial cases came to light at theme park Disneyland. Over 80 cases have been reported not just in California but across seven states. In Alaska, a one-year-old is being watched closely as the child tested positive […]

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2014 Ranked as Warmest Year for Earth

18 January 2015

Experts in climate from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration have concluded that 2014 was the hottest on record ever for Earth. Even more striking was the report that nine of the hottest ten years were all recorded in the years since 2000. These temperatures recorded in 2014 […]

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