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At least 37 casualties including children have been reported after a historic tornado swept through the Oklahoma City suburb of Moore, devastating hundreds of buildings including two schools. Meteorologists reported winds up to 200 miles per hour. (VIDEO)...
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The Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations said the tech giant claimed that three key offshore companies were not tax residents of either Ireland or the U.S. One of those subsidiaries paid no taxes for the past five years while it reported income totaling $30 billion....
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Ray Manzarek, the keyboardist and founding member of The Doors who had a dramatic impact on rock 'n' roll, has died. He was 74.Manzarek died Monday at the RoMed Clinic in Rosenheim, Germany, surrounded by his family, said publicist Heidi Robinson-Fitzgerald. Robinson-Fitzgerald said his manager, Tom Vitorino, confirmed Manzarek died around 3:30 p....
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Maria Miller said: "We are pleased that the House has accepted our amendment offering a review of civil partnerships and that our warnings around the potential delay to same sex marriage have been heeded. A review is the right way forward and no changes should be made to civil partnerships, without being fully thought through"
Rebel Tories are defeated in Commons after PM's last minute plea to Ed Miliband The government's gay marriage bill was saved after David Cameron was forced to rely on Ed Miliband to defeat an attempt by his own MPs to derail the measure by trying to extend civil partnerships to heterosexual couples....
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Brian Wieser said: "It's not clear that this deal will be favorable from a return-on-capital perspective," "One billion (dollars) for one company is a big bet"
SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK: Yahoo Inc will buy blogging service Tumblr for $1.1 billion cash, giving the Internet pioneer a much-needed social media platform to reach a younger generation of users and breathe new life into its ailing brand....
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President Obama encouraged the political and economic reforms in Myanmar, but warned the country’s visiting leader, President Thein Sein, that violence against minority Muslims had to stop....
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Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki has announced an overhaul of Iraq's security strategy as fresh violence killed dozens of civilians and police officers. The toll for the month is approximately 366....
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Hariri slammed Monday the Lebanese state and officials for failing to act on Hezbollah’s reportedly growing involvement in the conflict in Syria, as the party buried some of its fighters killed in battle with Syrian rebels....
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Obama's chief spokesman fielded aggressive questions from reporters on Monday amid news that a second Justice Department investigation targeted a journalist, and that the White House Counsel was told about IRS abuse long before Obama said he knew...
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WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama will leave on a first African tour next month, visiting Senegal, Tanzania and South Africa, but his itinerary released on Monday bypasses Kenya, an ancestral homeland....
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