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Putin Ranked Most Powerful Person In World For 2nd Year

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For the 2nd year in a row Forbes Magazine has ranked Russian President Vladimir Putin as the most powerful person in the world. The list ranks the worlds 72 most powerful people, which includes government leaders, billionaires, philanthropists, religious figures, ...

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Alibaba Revenue Rises 54 Percent After Becoming A Publicly Owned Company

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China’s potential answer to Amazon.com has seen a significant increase in their quarterly revenue, with a jump reported at 54 percent. The online retail outlet Alibaba has been around for many years, and has continued to grow over time. That ...

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Prince George is Expecting a BIG Surprise!

Prince George is set to be a big brother. Photo: Getty Images

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have made it official: the spare to the heir is due in April. In a statement from Kensington Palace, the royal couple said they were “delighted to confirm they are expecting a baby in ...

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SDSU Student Presumed To Have Meningitis Dies

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SAN DIEGO – An 18-year-old San Diego State University student died, possibly from a meningococcal infection like meningitis, friends confirmed Thursday. The young woman, identified by friends as Sara Stelzer, was admitted to the hospital Tuesday with flu-like symptoms, the ...

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Childhood Obesity Linked To Antibiotics Affect Over 64,500 American Children

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Young children who are given repeated courses of antibiotics are at greater risk than those who use fewer drugs of becoming obese, US researchers say. The University of Pennsylvania report found children who had had four or more courses by the ...

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Butterfly Gardens From All Over The U.S. Open Year Round

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Approximately 20,000 species of butterflies around the world, about 575 of them are spotted regularly in the lower 48 states. Here’s a look at where butterflies can be found in their metamorphic stages throughout the year. Mission, Texas is the ...

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Governor Pushes Marijuana Drug Trials

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Georgia Governor Nathan Deal and the chairman of London-based GW Pharmaceuticals, Dr. Geoffrey Guy, met earlier this week at Georgia Regents University to discuss the chances of holding clinical trials of the drug company’s marijuana-based drug for children with seizure ...

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NASA Equips Robots With Google 3D Smartphones

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NASA (The National Aeronautics and Space Administration) announced that they will be using Google’s smartphones with 3D sensing capabilities. The smartphones will be utilized to run its ball-shaped robots on the famous International space station. According to various sources such ...

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