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US-South Korean war games loom over emotional family reunions of war … – Fox News

Fox NewsSEOUL, South Korea – A year ago, North Korea vowed nuclear attacks to retaliate for U.S.-South Korean war games. But the start Monday of this year’s joint military drills comes as Pyongyang allows wrenching reunions of elderly Koreans separated since the …Korean Family Reunions ContinueVoice of AmericaTwo Koreas hold 2nd round of family reunionXinhua(2nd […]

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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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Finland shuts out lifeless US to win bronze medal – ESPN

ESPNSOCHI, Russia — Teemu Selanne scored two goals and Tuukka Rask had a 27-save shutout, helping Finland rout the United States 5-0 Saturday to win hockey bronze at the Sochi Games. Selanne, a 43-year-old, six-time Olympian, and Jussi Jokinen scored …Winter Olympics TV schedule: What to watch Saturday, Feb. 22Christian Science MonitorWinter Olympics: Goals 11 […]

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Canada beats US 1-0 to reach Olympic gold-medal hockey game – CBS News

CBS NewsCanada beats U.S. 1-0 to reach Olympic gold-medal hockey game. Shares … Ice Dome. The Canadians are on the brink of their third gold medal in four Olympics, and they’re guaranteed their first medals outside North America in 20 years. Play Video …2014 Winter Olympics: Canada beats USA 1-0, advances to gold medal gameSportingNews.comSochi […]

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Stamps featuring John Lennon, Michael Jackson and Janis Joplin in the works – TheCelebrityCafe.com

TheCelebrityCafe.comOver the next two years, the U.S. Postal Service will reveal stamps embellished with the faces of famous celebrities, from guitar god Jimi Hendrix to Apple founder Steve Jobs. The stamps will feature other celebrities such as Janis Joplin, James Brown and a …Next Arab American on a stamp could be Steve JobsThe Arab Daily […]

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Canada beats US 1-0 to reach gold-medal game – Boston.com

Boston.comCanada forward Benn Jamie (22) celebrates his goal against USA goaltender Jonathan Quick ( The Associated Press Canada forward Benn Jamie (22) celebrates his goal against USA goaltender Jonathan Quick (32) during the second period of the men’s …Sochi Olympics: Canada defeats US, 1-0, in men’s hockey semifinalLos Angeles TimesBondy: Once again Canada too tough […]

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US team wins silver in 5000 relay, ending medal drought for American … – CBS News

CBS News… United States, Jordan Malone of the United States and J.R. Celski of the United States celebrate their second place finish in the men’s 5000m short track speedskating relay final at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the 2014 Winter Olympics, Friday …Olympics: Who’s winning what at the Winter OlympicsGlobalPostRussia edges US for relay goldESPN […]

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Apple Buys App-Testing Company Burstly as Acquisitions Increase – Businessweek

BusinessweekApple Inc. (AAPL:US), speeding up the pace of acquisitions, bought Burstly Inc., a software company that helps developers create smartphone and tablet applications. The deal, first reported by TechCrunch, was confirmed today by Kristin Huguet, …TestFlight Owner Burstly Acquired By AppleTechCrunchApple Buys Burstly, Owner of App Testing Platform TestFlightMashableApple now owns popular mobile app testing […]

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Bridgestone Arena Among First in US to Recycle Cigarette Butts – The Official Site of the Nashville Predators

Bridgestone Arena Among First in US to Recycle Cigarette ButtsThe Official Site of the Nashville PredatorsNashville, Tenn. – Through a partnership with the Nashville Clean Water Project, Bridgestone Arena is set to become one of the first venues in North America to collect and recycle used cigarette butts. Nashville Clean Water Project’s new recycling … […]

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The top five USA-Canada men’s hockey games of all time – USA TODAY

USA TODAYWe always talk about the USA-Russia hockey rivalry because of the 1980 Miracle on Ice. However, the USA-Canada rivalry is far more important to American and Canadian players, eh? The North Americans grew up playing against each other. Top American …US-Canada hockey rivalry hits Olympic semifinalsBoston.comDespite loss, US women’s hockey team wins heartsBoston GlobeBrian […]

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Winter Olympics 2014: Kim Yu Na hints at retirement shock defeat to Russian … – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukKim Yu Na’s quest to become the first woman to retain her Olympic figure skating title since Katarina Witt over a quarter of a century ago ended in a surprise silver medal and a declaration of retirement at the Iceberg Skating Palace on Sochi’s Olympic …Russia stuns with Olympic gold in women’s figure skating, US […]

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U.S. Speedskating’s problems in Sochi illuminate organizational dysfunction – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Milwaukee Journal SentinelSochi, Russia — Long-track speedskaters from the United States never skated better in the months leading up to the Winter Olympics than they did last fall. They won 28 medals and topped the podium 12 times in World Cup races. They felt strong and …Winter Olympics: Maria Lamb blasts US Speedskating Federation, calls […]

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An Olympic rivalry: USA vs. Canada women’s ice hockey – CBS News

CBS NewsFormer NHL player and coach Kevin Dineen replaced him, but the Americans won four straight times heading into the Olympics. Then, in a rare round-robin matchup between the sports’ two top powers, Canada won 3-2. Switzerland beat Sweden earlier …Sochi Winter Olympics 2014: Day 13 Winners and LosersBleacher ReportWinter Olympics 2014 medal standings: Team […]

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USPS planning to launch a Steve Jobs stamp in 2015 – Digital Trends

Digital TrendsDetailed by the Washington Post, the United States Postal Service will be rolling out a new stamp during 2015 that pays tribute to Apple co-founder Steve Jobs. Currently under development within the design department at the postal service, the Steve Jobs …Steve Jobs To Be Featured On Commemorative Postage Stamp In 2015: ReportInternational Business […]

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Fan arrested for groping ‘Modern Family’ star in Australia – AFP

AFPSydney — Australian police said Friday they had arrested a man for allegedly groping “Modern Family” star Sarah Hyland at an event for fans in Sydney, as the US actress spoke of her distress. Hyland, who plays oldest sibling Haley Dunphy in the smash-hit …Modern Family star indecently assaulted in SydneyWashington PostCharges laid over alleged […]

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In women’s hockey gold-medal game, Canada hands US a loss that will be hard … – Washington Post

Washington PostPhotos: View Photo Gallery: Nordic combined, men’s ski cross and women’s hockey highlight the day. SOCHI, Russia — Victory was close enough to start clock-watching, to sneak a peek at the digits ticking down and wonder why the time seemed to be …What to watch for at the Olympics: Friday, Feb. 21SI.comWomen skiers bid […]

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Chicago Weather: Dense fog, high winds follow mixed bag of precipitation in … – ABC7Chicago.com

ABC7Chicago.comFlooding is possible in areas with poor drainage, low-lying areas, and areas near streams, creeks and rivers, according to the weather service. In Chicago’s Albany Park neighborhood, residents are keeping a close eye on the north branch of the Chicago …US midwest enjoys break from freezing weather but braces for floodingThe GuardianSun, mild weather in […]

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Billboard Proposes Wager Involving Justin Bieber for USA-Canada Semifinals … – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportA spot in the 2014 Olympic finals should be high enough stakes for players from the USA and Canada, but one billboard in Illinois proposes that there should be more on the line in Friday’s semifinal game. Singer Justin Bieber hails from Canada, but he …LOSER KEEPS BIEBER: Billboard Makes Fictional Bet Between US, […]

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BRIT Awards: Niall Horan Laughs Over Justin Bieber’s Arrest Amid Selena … – Entertainmentwise

EntertainmentwiseNiall Horan had a bit of an awkward moment last night at the BRIT Awards when he was asked by host James Corden whether or not he’d been in contact with Justin Bieber since he was recently arrested. The One Direction boys attempted to laugh off the …RUMOR: Justin Bieber cheated on Selena Gomez with […]

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Violence in Ukraine Creates Deepening Clash Between East and West – New York Times

New York TimesProtesters on Wednesday burned documents after trying to take over a government office in Ternopil, Ukraine. The violence in the country has killed at least 25 people this week. Rostyslav Kovalchuk/Reuters. MOSCOW — The two sides in what is developing …Ukraine crisis: President and opposition agree truceBBC NewsWestern leaders express concern over mounting […]