Saturday, 16 August 2014

Farah returns for European championships after scare

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Farah returns for European championships after scare

ZURICH (Reuters) - Double Olympic gold medalist Mo Farah returns to action at this week's European athletics championships where the high jump showdown between world champion Bohdan Bondarenko of Ukraine and Olympic champion Ivan Ukhov of Russia should also dominate.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/08/12/farah-returns-for-european-championships-after-scare/

WorldViews: What led to the Islamic State’s terrifying rise

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WorldViews: What led to the Islamic State’s terrifying rise

If the world needed a sign of how alarming the rise of the Islamic State is, the authorization of airstrikes by the United States on positions held by the jihadist fighters in Iraq was it.The ever-cautious Obama administration has resisted calls for direct intervention in a range of conflicts in the region up till now. But the Islamic State's continued advance in northern Iraq — operating within a pseudo-state of its own that's larger than some European countries — and its campaign of slaughter of ethnic and religious minorities spurred the U.S. to action.Read full article >>
http://us.top99news.com/2014/08/10/worldviews-what-led-to-the-islamic-states-terrifying-rise/

Friday, 15 August 2014

Malaysia sets day of mourning as first Flight 17 remains due home

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Malaysia sets day of mourning as first Flight 17 remains due home

Still far from closure or clarity in its national tragedy, Malaysia on Thursday declared a day of mourning on Aug. 22 for the victims of the Malaysia Airlines flight shot out of the sky over Ukraine nearly a month ago.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/08/15/malaysia-sets-day-of-mourning-as-first-flight-17-remains-due-home/

Thursday, 14 August 2014

FDA reviewing what could be first biosimilar drug

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FDA reviewing what could be first biosimilar drug

The Food and Drug Administration is reviewing research data on what could become the first U.S.-approved 'biosimilar' drug, a cheaper, sort-of generic version of a biologic drug.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/07/25/fda-reviewing-what-could-be-first-biosimilar-drug/

Gourmet mac 'n cheese restaurant now open in Frisco

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Gourmet mac 'n cheese restaurant now open in Frisco

a family-owned restaurant called cheezie's opened tuesday in frisco. its motto is "for the kid in all of us," and the menu focuses on dolled-up grilled cheese sandwiches and mac 'n cheeses for the young and young-at-heart.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/08/14/gourmet-mac-n-cheese-restaurant-now-open-in-frisco/

Wednesday, 13 August 2014

Texas teen makes Wal-Mart his home

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Texas teen makes Wal-Mart his home

A trash trail led employees in a Dallas-area Wal-Mart to two makeshift campsites used for days by a 14-year-old
http://us.top99news.com/2014/08/13/texas-teen-makes-wal-mart-his-home/

Fish and Wildlife drops proposal to list wolverine as threatened

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Fish and Wildlife drops proposal to list wolverine as threatened

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Tuesday withdrew its proposal to list the wolverine as a threatened species in the contiguous United States. The agency said its earlier research, which concluded that climate change was destroying the snow-loving mammal's alpine habitat, had been...
http://us.top99news.com/2014/08/13/fish-and-wildlife-drops-proposal-to-list-wolverine-as-threatened/

JetBlue Plane Catches Fire

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JetBlue Plane Catches Fire

A JetBlue flight about to takeoff from San Juan, Puerto Rico, and headed to New York catches fire with 192 people aboard.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/08/12/jetblue-plane-catches-fire/

'Dinosaur 13' brings T-Rex case alive

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'Dinosaur 13' brings T-Rex case alive

Tom Hardy drives 'Locke' home; The Muppets attract stars; and 'Proxy' brings imagination to horror.Tom Hardy drives 'Locke' home; The Muppets attract stars; and 'Proxy' brings imagination to horror.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/08/10/dinosaur-13-brings-t-rex-case-alive-3/

Slain man remembered by family, friends

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Slain man remembered by family, friends

Everybody knew Gabe Stevens.  They would see him riding his red bike through Gresham, his puppy Eve snug in a homemade sling, as he helped neighbors with odd jobs.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/08/06/slain-man-remembered-by-family-friends/

Kurt Kumli: A charismatic prosecutor and judge

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Kurt Kumli: A charismatic prosecutor and judge

The 52-year-old Santa Clara County judge died of brain cancer last Monday
http://us.top99news.com/2014/08/10/kurt-kumli-a-charismatic-prosecutor-and-judge/

Monday, 11 August 2014

Mayfair King Soopers expansion could remove small retailers

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Mayfair King Soopers expansion could remove small retailers

King Soopers is exploring a plan to expand its Mayfair supermarket in east Denver — an idea viewed as not so super by some neighbors and nearby businesses.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/08/05/mayfair-king-soopers-expansion-could-remove-small-retailers/

Two-vehicle crash near E-470 kills one driver, injures other

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Two-vehicle crash near E-470 kills one driver, injures other

One person is dead and another in a hospital Friday morning after a two-car accident on Highway 40 near E-470.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/08/10/two-vehicle-crash-near-e-470-kills-one-driver-injures-other/

Missouri to allow med-school grads to work as assistant physicians

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Missouri to allow med-school grads to work as assistant physicians

Missouri will allow medical-school graduates to work as "assistant physicians" and treat patients in underserved rural areas, though they haven't trained in residency programs, despite strong opposition from some doctors' groups.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/07/18/missouri-to-allow-med-school-grads-to-work-as-assistant-physicians/

Sunday, 10 August 2014

Texas chef dominates on 'Food Network Star'

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Texas chef dominates on 'Food Network Star'

it's been a bit of a rollercoaster watching dallas-raised chef sarah penrod on food network star. last week, she was lucky to stay after landing in the bottom; this week, she turned out the best food in the bunch.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/07/21/texas-chef-dominates-on-food-network-star/

Rory McIlroy shoots 67 to cling to 1-shot lead going into final round of PGA

http://us.top99news.com/2014/08/10/rory-mcilroy-shoots-67-to-cling-to-1-shot-lead-going-into-final-round-of-pga/

Chance the Rapper closes a muddy Lolla

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Chance the Rapper closes a muddy Lolla

First daughter Malia Obama was spotted walking south on Columbus Avenue just at Harrison at the close of the 2014 edition of Lollapalooza in Grant Park on Sunday night.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/08/04/chance-the-rapper-closes-a-muddy-lolla-2/

Saturday, 9 August 2014

Rory McIlroy moves into PGA lead with 67

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Rory McIlroy moves into PGA lead with 67

First-round co-leader Ryan Palmer had just slogged his way through a gritty round of one-under-par 70 to sit at seven under through 36 holes of the PGA Championship. He had danced through Friday's off-and-on raindrops to close with back-to-back birdies for the second straight day at Valhalla...
http://us.top99news.com/2014/08/09/rory-mcilroy-moves-into-pga-lead-with-67/

Friday, 8 August 2014

Uneven day for Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson in PGA Championship

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Uneven day for Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson in PGA Championship

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Typically, Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson play together only when their scores demand a weekend pairing.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/08/08/uneven-day-for-tiger-woods-phil-mickelson-in-pga-championship/

Tony boutique Forty Five Ten to move downtown

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Tony boutique Forty Five Ten to move downtown

the luxury fashion, accessories and home-goods store opened in 2000 at its current spot at 4510 mckinney ave. in the knox-henderson neighborhood.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/08/07/tony-boutique-forty-five-ten-to-move-downtown/

Frustrated Tiger Woods opens with a 3-over par 74 at PGA

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Frustrated Tiger Woods opens with a 3-over par 74 at PGA

Tiger Woods’ back might be fine but his golf game hasn’t changed. Woods opened the PGA Championship with a 3-over par 74 that already had him nine shots out of the lead when he left the course.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/08/08/frustrated-tiger-woods-opens-with-a-3-over-par-74-at-pga/

Another ugly loss for White Sox

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Another ugly loss for White Sox

Reliever Andre Rienzo optioned to Triple-A Charlotte after gameReliever Andre Rienzo optioned to Triple-A Charlotte after game
http://us.top99news.com/2014/08/08/another-ugly-loss-for-white-sox/

'Breakfast with Curtis,' an indie about toking, joking and communal living

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'Breakfast with Curtis,' an indie about toking, joking and communal living

Picture an aging hippie who drinks red wine all day long, walks around barefoot, peppers every third sentence with "man" for emphasis and usually has a deep cut of some '70s-era album playing on the stereo. This is Syd. Every college town, I'm convinced, has a guy like this.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/08/08/breakfast-with-curtis-an-indie-about-toking-joking-and-communal-living/

U.S., Iran have 'constructive' nuclear talks in Geneva: U.S.

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U.S., Iran have 'constructive' nuclear talks in Geneva: U.S.

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. and Iranian officials had a "constructive discussion" about Iran's nuclear program in Geneva on Thursday, the U.S. State Department said without providing details.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/08/08/u-s-iran-have-constructive-nuclear-talks-in-geneva-u-s/

Frustrated Tiger Woods opens with a 3-over par 74 at PGA

http://www.nydailynews.com/

Frustrated Tiger Woods opens with a 3-over par 74 at PGA

Tiger Woods’ back might be fine but his golf game hasn’t changed. Woods opened the PGA Championship with a 3-over par 74 that already had him nine shots out of the lead when he left the course.
http://us.top99news.com/2014/08/08/frustrated-tiger-woods-opens-with-a-3-over-par-74-at-pga-2/