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Boston

Yankees starter Michael Pineda ejected for using illegal substance on ball – Boston Herald

Boston HeraldHome plate umpire Gerry Davis ejects New York Yankees starting pitcher Michael Pineda after a foreign substance was discovered on his neck in the second inning of the Yankees’ game against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in Boston, Wednesday, …Red Sox-Yankees Live: John Lackey Overpowering As Boston Rolls 5-1NESN.comYankees’ Michael Pineda ejected […]

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San Francisco

San Francisco 49ers’ 2014 schedule – USA TODAY

USA TODAYGames against 2013 playoff teams: 7. Summary: In addition to their NFC West rivals, the 49ers will face every team from the NFC East and AFC West, and the second-place finishers from the NFC South and NFC North. Preseason schedule (All times p.m. ET; …Seahawks-49ers cap Thanksgiving divisional tripleheaderNBCSports.comFull Breakdown of Raiders’ ScheduleBleacher Report […]

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Entertainment

‘Frozen’ soundtrack notches biggest sales week, tops Billboard – Reuters

ReutersLOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The soundtrack for Disney’s hit film “Frozen” notched its 11th nonconsecutive week at the top spot of the Billboard 200 album chart on Wednesday, earning its best sales week and becoming the animated-film soundtrack with the …‘Frozen’ Beats ‘Lion King’s’ Record of Most Weeks at No. 1 on U.S. Album ChartVariety‘Frozen’s […]

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NFL

SB rematch among 2014’s top games – ESPN

ESPNThe Seattle Seahawks won the Super Bowl but play in a division that could have four teams with winning records. That makes things tougher for the AFC West, which had three playoff teams last year but faces the NFC West this year. Last year, Denver …2014 San Francisco 49ers Schedule: Full Listing of Dates, Times […]

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New York

New York honors fallen soldier – WBNG-TV

New York honors fallen soldierWBNG-TVGovernor Andrew Cuomo directed flags at all state buildings to be lowered in honor of and in tribute to those stationed in New York who are killed in the line of duty. Next Article Apple patents anti-texting-while-driving technology. To submit a … and more …read more Source: New York Weather News […]

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News

Schools boost security after shooting threat – mySanAntonio.com

Schools boost security after shooting threatmySanAntonio.comSAN ANTONIO — School district and law enforcement officials continued to emphasize Wednesday that they believe a threat of a mass shooting at an unnamed elementary school Thursday is a hoax. Still, they are taking additional precautions Thursday to … and more …read more Source: Mass Shooting News From Google […]

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ukraine

Ukraine’s Military Drive in East Enters Neutral Gear, as Pact on Crisis Is Tested – New York Times

New York TimesSLOVYANSK, Ukraine — The promised Ukrainian military effort to reassert control over the restive eastern part of the country barely registered on Wednesday, but the Geneva agreement to defuse the crisis in the country frayed even further as the United …Ukraine calls for renewal of anti-terror measuresCNNRussia says it will respond if Ukraine […]

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houston

Former HPD officer charged in drug case – KHOU

KHOUHOUSTON — A former HPD officer is accused of providing security and cover for drug dealers while he was a member of the agency. Marcos Carrion, 36, is charged with conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute cocaine. Appearing before a federal …Feds: Houston officer agreed to escort drug loadsChron.comFormer Houston Police Department officer charged […]

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London

London’s Heathrow Airport unveils new-look Terminal 2 – CNN

CNNLondon, England (CNN) — The dust sheets were yanked off London Heathrow’s gleaming new passenger terminal Wednesday, revealing what its chief architect says is a “cathedral for the 21st century” that’ll change air travel for good. Terminal 2 …Spacious new London Heathrow Terminal 2 set for June opening as part of …Times ColonistSpacious new London’s […]

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politics

Capitol Alert: Jerry Brown appoints Jodi Remke new FPPC chair – The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Capitol Alert: Jerry Brown appoints Jodi Remke new FPPC chairThe San Luis Obispo TribuneGov. Jerry Brown has appointed Jodi Remke, presiding judge of the State Bar Court of California, chairwoman of the state’s Fair Political Practices Commission, his office announced Wednesday. Remke replaces Ann Ravel, who left the commission for the …Judge Jodi Remke appointed […]

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politics

Democratic Party Leadership Plays Politics with Minimum Wage – Socialist Alternative

Democratic Party Leadership Plays Politics with Minimum WageSocialist AlternativeThe Democratic Party leadership is staging a series of votes in the Senate on issues that would benefit the “pocketbooks” of working people in the US. The centerpiece is a proposal to raise the federal minimum wage to $10.10/hour phased in over three … and more …read […]

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NFL

2014 NFL Schedule: Path back to Super Bowl – NFL.com

NFL.comThe previous two Super Bowl winners failed to even make the postseason the next year. There also is the widely discussed Super Bowl “curse,” which especially is tough on losing championship teams. (Only two have ever won a Super Bowl the year after a …Super Bowl rematch set for September 21NBCSports.com2014 NFL Schedule: Broncos-Seahawks will […]

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Entertainment

Selena Gomez: Forget Kendall & Kylie Jenner — Lean On Real Loved Ones – Hollywood Life

Selena Gomez: Forget Kendall & Kylie Jenner — Lean On Real Loved OnesHollywood LifeSelena Gomez, multiple sources have told HollywoodLife.com that you’re in emotional turmoil right now. So, don’t just stop following Kendall, Kylie and Justin on Instagram — start counting on your parents and longtime friends for support. They’re the … …read more Source: […]

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Entertainment

Justin Bieber Blunders Into China-Japan War Shrine Debate – Wall Street Journal (blog)

Justin Bieber Blunders Into China-Japan War Shrine DebateWall Street Journal (blog)Justin Bieber’s bodyguards provided a wide berth for the teen heartthrob when he visited the typically crowded Great Wall last year, allowing only an occasional fan and infant to get close to the “Baby” singer. If Mr. Bieber comes this year, the … …read more […]

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Oakland

Happy Wanderer: For impressive, walkable vacation, try Sacramento – Oakland Tribune

Happy Wanderer: For impressive, walkable vacation, try SacramentoOakland TribuneAfter the $5 tour — one of Sacramento’s best bargains — we grabbed lunch at a trendy midtown restaurant called Lucca. It’s a farm-to-fork favorite in a warm brick building I can only imagine is one of Brown’s “haunts.” Yet there were no Jerry … and more […]

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politics

Jerry Brown appoints Jodi Remke new FPPC chair – Sacramento Bee (blog)

Jerry Brown appoints Jodi Remke new FPPC chairSacramento Bee (blog)brownmics.jpg Gov. Jerry Brown has appointed Jodi Remke, presiding judge of the State Bar Court of California, chairwoman of the state’s Fair Political Practices Commission, his office announced Wednesday. Remke replaces Ann Ravel, who left the …Judge Jodi Remke appointed to head California ethics watchdog agencyLos […]

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New York

New York Financial Regulator Uses Dodd-Frank to Sue Auto Lender – New York Times

New York Financial Regulator Uses Dodd-Frank to Sue Auto LenderNew York TimesUpdated, 7:22 p.m. | By his own admission, even New York’s top financial regulator did not know he could use the Dodd-Frank law to enforce consumer protections until very recently. Benjamin Lawsky, New York’s superintendent of financial services, is …New York’s Lawsky Accuses Condor […]

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Los Angeles

Phillies-Dodgers Preview – ESPN

ESPNFollowing back-to-back solid pitching performances against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Cole Hamels will try to lead the visiting Phillies to a season-best fourth straight win in his 2014 debut Wednesday night. Cliff Lee went eight innings in a series …Philadelphia Phillies beat Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 in 10 innings on Dominic …The Star-LedgerPhiladelphia Phillies (10-10) […]