Articles by Zennie Abraham

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Pablo Sandoval is skinny now – USA TODAY

USA TODAYOne of the most frustrating spring-training traditions in baseball is the annual flood of reports that various guys are in the best shapes of their lives. You can practically set your watch to it:…

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Dodgers, Clayton Kershaw have deal – ESPN

ESPNThe Los Angeles Dodgers and Clayton Kershaw have agreed on a seven-year, $215 million deal, sources with knowledge of the situation said. Kershaw has an out clause after five years. It is the richest deal…

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Polling on constitution underway in Egypt – Xinhua

XinhuaCAIRO, Jan. 14 (Xinhua) — Egyptians started casting their votes Tuesday on the country’s new draft constitution, which is widely seen as a milestone during Egypt’s political transition after Islamist president Mohamed Morsi was ousted…

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Iraq Bombings Kill 41 – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalAn Iraqi police officer stands guard at the site of a car bomb in central Baghdad on Wednesday. Agence France-Presse/Getty Images. BAGHDAD—A wave of bombings across Iraq striking busy markets and a funeral…

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Making Men’s Fashion For Women – Huffington Post

Making Men’s Fashion For WomenHuffington PostMaking Men’s Fashion For Women. Menswear isn’t just for men anymore. Tailors & bespoke designers are making clothing to accommodate women, transgender men & other gender non-conforming people. But, while…

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Apple settles with FTC over in-app purchases – USA TODAY

USA TODAYApple has reached a $32.5 million settlement with the Federal Trade Commission over unauthorized purchases made within smartphone and tablet apps. The settlement requires Apple — maker of the iPad and iPhone — to…

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Predators trade for goalie Devan Dubnyk – USA TODAY

USA TODAYWith no timetable set for Pekka Rinne’s return, the Nashville Predators have acquired goalie Devan Dubnyk from the Edmonton Oilers for respected role player and tough guy Matt Hendricks. Dubnyk, 27, was expendable because…

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Dealing with Harbaugh and Carroll – ESPN

ESPNIn the Fabulous Feud of Pete Carroll v. Jim Harbaugh, you can’t take v. You’ve got to be on one side of it or the other. And you have to do it now, because Carroll’s…

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Why birds fly in a V-formation – USA TODAY

USA TODAYFlying birds often arrange themselves into a crisp, perfect V, so why not an S? What’s wrong with M and B and the other neglected letters? Now the first extreme close-up of birds flying…

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Wildfires, blistering heat scorch Australia – USA TODAY

Wildfires, blistering heat scorch AustraliaUSA TODAYCANBERRA, Australia (AP) – Dozens of wildfires sparked by lightning strikes overnight were raging in heat wave conditions across rural southern Australia on Wednesday. Firefighters were able to contain most…

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Bombings kill 12 people around Iraqi capital – Businessweek

BusinessweekBAGHDAD (AP) — Officials in Iraq say a series of bombings around the capital, Baghdad, have killed at least 12 people. Police say the deadliest in Wednesday’s bombings took place in Baghdad’s northern Shula neighborhood,…


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