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8 dead in door-to-door shootings in rural Missouri
A gunman went door to door in a small south-central Missouri community late Thursday, fatally shooting 7 people before driving to an adjoining county and apparently killing himself, the highway patrol said. Loading… Post to Facebook. 8 dead in door-to-door ...
Nine Found Dead, Including Gunman, After Missouri Shooting Spree:
8 Shot to Death, Including Gunman, in Missouri RampageABC News
Eight dead in Missouri, following multiple shootings and suicide in one townChristian Science Monitor
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Senate Passes DHS Funding Bill as House Plans Short-Term Fix
Congress is moving to pass a three-week stopgap funding bill to prevent a Department of Homeland Security shutdown for now, but lawmakers remain at odds about how to solve a long-standing impasse over immigration and the agency's budget in the long ...
House Republicans advance plan for security funding extensionReuters
Senate OKs Homeland Security funds, but House pushes standoff to brinkLos Angeles Times
GOP Hates Immigration Reform More Than They Love Homeland SecurityDaily Beast
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Everything We Know About Jihadi John
The ISIS militant, who has been identified as a Briton named Mohammed Emwazi, seen Reuters The ISIS militant, who has been identified as a Briton named Mohammed Emwazi, seen in a propaganda video.
First picture of Jihadi John as an adultDaily Mail
Reports Identify 'Jihadi John' Behind Mask in Gruesome Beheading
British PM Cameron vows to hunt down 'Jihadi John'Reuters
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Would chilly reception at CPAC hurt Jeb Bush's 2016 chances?
Christian Science Monitor
Jeb Bush is a proven winner in maybe the most important swing state in the US not named 'Ohio.' By Peter Grier, Staff writer February 27, 2015. close. Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush speaks at the winter meeting of the free market Club for Growth winter ...
Jeb Bush to GOP faithful: 'I am a conservative'; Ted Cruz to CPAC: 'Demand proof'Fox News Latino
Jeb Bush slammed before he takes stage at conservative
At conservative gathering, an early test for Jeb BushLos Angeles Times
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Scottish Daily Record

What your brain really sees when it looks at 'the dress': A neuroscientist explains
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It's the question on everyone's lips – just what color is that dress? White and gold or blue and black? Well, we know what Kim Kardashian thinks. Now it's science's turn to enter the Internet battle raging over the actual color of a 21-year old Scottish woman's ...
A White and Gold Dress Overloads the InternetNew York Times
Scientists can mostly explain the color-changing dress. But there's still a big ...Vox
Debates rage over color of dress photographed in rare lightWashington Post
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Atheist US writer killed in Bangladesh: familiar attack on free expression?
Christian Science Monitor
Avijit Roy, who wrote about religion, was murdered on a Dhaka street yesterday. Attacks on free expression are an almost daily occurrence in some parts of the world. By Dan Murphy, Staff writer February 27, 2015. close. Bangladeshi students and social ...
US atheist blogger killed in stabbing attack in BangladeshLos Angeles Times
Protesters want justice for the murder of Avijit RoyMail & Guardian Online
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Servando Gómez, Mexican Drug Lord Who Led Knights Templar Gang, Is ...
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MEXICO CITY — The Mexican police said on Friday that they had captured the leader of the Knights Templar drug gang, a former teacher who taunted the authorities by conducting interviews from hiding and releasing videos in which he talked about his close ...
Mexico arrests fugitive leader of Knights Templar drug cartelLos Angeles Times
Mexico captures most wanted drug lord, 'La Tuta'Irish Times
Leader of Knights Templar drug cartel detained in MexicoCNN
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VIDEO: Llamas on the loose causes social media stir
(AP Photo/ In this image taken from video and provided by, a Maricopa County Sheriff's vehicle tries to herd two quick-footed llamas as they dash in and out of traffic before they were captured, Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, in Sun City.

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Dear Foolish and Gullible Americans, Net Neutrality is Not Your Friend
I know you're quite impressed that the Federal Communications Commission just passed a sweeping set of regulations granting themselves control over the Internet. President Barack Obama considers this a glorious victory. Liberals and Democrats across ...
The FCC's Net Neutrality Doesn't Sound Too NeutralForbes
Net neutrality: Iowa's congressional delegation
FCC says the Internet is a utility, and this is why it mattersDeseret News
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US economy slowed in the fourth quarter, but growth outlook still favorable
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. economic growth braked more sharply than initially thought in the fourth quarter as businesses slowed their pace of stock accumulation and the trade deficit widened, but the underlying fundamentals remained solid.
US economy grew at moderate 2.2 percent in fourth quarterChicago Sun-Times
US Growth in 2014 Looking Less RobustWall Street Journal
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