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Moov Brings Smarts to Fitness Tech – TechNewsWorld

TechNewsWorldMoov could be the first fitness gadget that adds “ability to motivate” to its list of features and functions. In addition to collecting and analyzing data, Moov offers personalized performance advice and encouragement in a nonjudgmental tone of voice. “Most of the …US-based fitness monitor Moov attains $40K crowdfunding target in 90 minutesVenture Capital PostFormer […]

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New York City Council Swiftly Passes Bill to Extend Paid Sick Days – New York Times

New York TimesThe new, more emphatically liberal City Council was in full swing on Wednesday, expanding New York’s law on paid sick leave from the watered-down version passed last year and approving a resolution supporting Mayor Bill de Blasio’s plan to raise taxes …New York City paid sick leave bill passes despite councilmembers’ reservationsNew York […]

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Entertainment

Maria von Trapp of “The Sound of Music” von Trapp Family, Passes at 99 – The Beverly Hills Courier

The Beverly Hills Courier(AFP) – Maria Franziska von Trapp, the last survivor of the Austrian musical family whose escape from the Nazis was immortalized in “The Sound of Music,” has died, her half brother told US media on Saturday. Von Trapp, 99, died at her home in the …Maria von Trapp, last member of Sound […]

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Ukraine on Brink of Chaos as Amnesty Vote Splits Parliament – TIME

TIMEAfter a week of trying to appease the revolution in Ukraine, the government has finally dug in for a fight. On Wednesday night, the ruling party refused to grant the latest demand of the uprising – an unconditional amnesty for the revolutionaries who have seized …Ukraine Parliament Passes Amnesty LawWall Street JournalUkrainian Parliament Passes Measure […]

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Entertainment

‘Frozen’ Passes ‘The Lion King’ With $810 Million at Global Box Office – TheWrap

TheWrap… highest-grossing original animated movie ever. Disney’s animated “Frozen” continues to be a box–office avalanche, and crossed the $800 million mark at the global box office this weekend. The 3D tale of two princess sisters added $20.2 million from …Monday Movie Memo: 5 Reasons Frozen Is Such A Massive Disney HitCinema Blend all 5 news […]

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China Formally Abolishes Re-Education Labor Camps – ABC News

ABC NewsIn a step toward rule of law, China’s national legislature on Saturday voted to abolish a much-criticized penal system that allowed police to lock up people for up to four years without due process. The standing committee of the National People’s Congress …China formalizes easing of one-child policyUSA TODAYChina Passes Law Easing One-Child PolicyWall […]

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Entertainment

Other networks eager to air ‘Duck Dynasty’ – Fox News

Fox NewsJune 5, 2013. Willie Robertson of the reality television show “Duck Dynasty” speaking at the Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. U.S. Associates meeting in Fayetteville, Arkansas.Reuters. ADVERTISEMENT. If A&E decides to ax “Duck Dynasty” at least two other networks …Critic’s Notebook: ‘Duck Dynasty’ controversy comes down to freedomLos Angeles Times‘Duck Dynasty’ — Other Networks Circling Like […]

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Critic’s Notebook: ‘Duck Dynasty’ controversy comes down to freedom – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesAs you have probably heard, unless you are leading a life away from the Internet, television and people, Phil Robertson — the 67-year-old “patriarch” in A&E’s popular redneck-reality swamp comedy “Duck Dynasty” — gave an interview to GQ, the fancy men’s …The Genuine Conflict Being Ignored in the Duck Dynasty DebateThe Atlantic‘Duck Dynasty’ […]

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Entertainment

Charlie Sheen to Phil Robertson — Apologize … Or Face a ‘Masheen Style Media … – TMZ.com

TMZ.comCharlie Sheen just WENT OFF on “Duck Dynasty” star Phil Robertson — threatening to unleash a monstrous media attack on the reality star … unless he makes amends with gay people. Sheen posted the long diatribe on Twitter … and quickly put Phil on notice …‘Duck Dynasty’: Charlie Sheen demands ‘shower dodger’ Robertson apologizeEntertainment Weekly‘Duck […]

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‘Duck Dynasty’: Petition to Reinstate Star Passes 100000 Signatures – Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood ReporterCracker Barrel announced it was pulling select “Dynasty” products from its shelves and a new report indicates A&E warned Phil Robertson to keep quiet about controversial issues such as gay rights.Charlie Sheen to Phil Robertson — Apologize … Or Face a ‘Masheen Style Media …TMZ.comCracker Barrel Chain Pulls Duck Dynasty Items Amid Phil Robertson […]

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HollywoodChicago.com Hookup: 50 Pairs of Passes to Scorsese’s ‘The Wolf of … – HollywoodChicago.com

HollywoodChicago.comCHICAGO – Highly anticipated! In the latest HollywoodChicago.com Hookup: Film with our unique social giveaway technology, we have 50 pairs of advance-screening passes plus 3 soundtracks up for grabs for the highly anticipated new Martin Scorsese film …DiCaprio’s ‘Wall Street hedonism’TV3.ieNo body double for Leonardo DiCaprio as the actor shows more than his good …Daily […]

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Entertainment

Peter O’Toole’s Oscar record: Eight nods – USA TODAY

Peter O’Toole Of Lawrence Of Arabia, Supergirl Passes Away USA TODAYActor Peter O’Toole, who died Saturday at age 81, was a record eight-time Oscar loser. (He did, however, accept an Honorary Oscar in 2003.) We review the charismatic leading man’s nominated roles: Lawrence of Arabia (1962): As enigmatic WWI British …Peter O’Toole is dead at […]

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Zennie62 On YouTube Passes 47 Million Video Views

The pioneer YouTube Partner Channel has over 2,400 videos, covered seven NFL Drafts, Oscars Red Carpet, produced news commentary video-blogs, like this one: Zennie62, a YouTube video channel established April of 2006, has passed 47 million total video views. “It’s a milestone on the way to 50 million,” Zennie Abraham, it’s Executive Producer, says,”and I’ll […]

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General Norman Schwarzkopf Passes At 78; American Soldier Did It Right

General Norman Schwarzkopf passed away due to unknown causes in Tampa at the age of 78. The decorated four-star general was most noted for the U.S.-led international coalition that drove Saddam Hussein’s forces out of Kuwait in 1991. But, in retrospect to the circus that surrounded General David Petraeus’ rise to CIA Director, and the […]

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Jack Klugman Passes: The Odd Couple Legend And New Yorker

Even though he was born in Philadelphia and passed away in Los Angeles, Jack Klugman’s someone I always associate with New York City. The reasons are simple: his role as Oscar Madison, the sloppy, smart but everyman sports writer friend and roommate to Felix Unger, expertly played by the late Tony Randall. Klugman’s ties to […]

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Zig Ziglar Passes, Mitt Romney Visits Obama, Lohan In Trouble

Zig Ziglar, Mitt Romney, and Lindsay Lohan were part of the top searches for Thursday. Zig Ziglar, the master of motivation, passed away at the age of 86. He told us that failure wasn’t the end, and that we should try again. Zig Ziglar arguably single-handedly created the industry of the motivational spokesperson. Gov. Mitt […]