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Referee gets knocked into Dallas Stars’ bench

Maybe you shouldn’t sit on the bench, man. During the Florida Panthers‘ game in Dallas on Friday, a lone linesman thought that he could escape a collision with two oncoming players by jumping on the Stars‘ bench wall. He was wrong. SBNation.com – All Posts

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Unlocking your phone through a carrier officially gets easier today

Cellphone unlocking has come a long way. At the beginning of 2013, it became arguably illegal, when a copyright exemption letting people crack the firmware to use their phone on another carrier expired. Since then, we’ve seen the FCC and Congress take up the case, creating more options for people who want to unlock their own phones or have a ...

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James Robertson, Detroit man who walks 21 miles a day to work and back, gets new Ford Taurus

DETROIT – Everyman’s hard-workin’, hard-walkin’ commuting hero finally got a car. Detroiter James Robertson, whose daily marathons of walking to a suburban factory job made him an overnight media celebrity, registered total surprise as he walked into the Suburban Ford dealership in Sterling Heights, expecting just to “get some brochures,” said Blake Pollock, the UBS banker who befriended Robertson last ...

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Young Texas man gets life for killing mother, raping her body

Frances BurnsCORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, Oct. 9 (UPI) — A young Texas man who admitted sexually assaulting his mother’s body after he killed her has been sentenced to life in prison. Latest News – UPI.com

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Eiffel Tower gets $38M vertigo-inducing face-lift with glass floor

Updated October 7, 2014 9:28 AMBy THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Reported on Oct. 7, 2014, a new $ 38 million glass floor, located high above ground, is giving tourists at the Eiffel Tower butterflies as the landmark celebrates its 125th anniversary. (Credit: AP) Related media Unusual tours around Paris The many sights of Europe New and last-chance-to-see in Europe Travel deals ...

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Former NYC Mayor Bloomberg gets a knighthood

Ed AdamczykWASHINGTON, Oct. 6 (UPI) — Michael Bloomberg, former Mayor of New York, was awarded an honorary British knighthood, the British Embassy in Washington announced Monday. Top News – UPI.com

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Google Play Music gets a new look for iOS 7 and ‘I’m feeling lucky’ radio

If you’re an iOS user that stuck with Google Play Music past the free All Access promo, a new update brings this refreshed UI for iOS 7 and a few new features. As promised at launch, it now supports “I’m feeling lucky” radio which randomly assembles … Engadget RSS Feed

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Norris Cole gets his shot rejected by Ian Mahinmi

Something got in the way of Norris Cole’s layup attempt. This is a really great play from the Pacers vs. Heat game and it does not involve Dwyane Wade, LeBron James, Roy Hibbert, or Paul George. That’s kind of weird, right? SBNation.com – All Posts

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Stephen Elop Would Kill Bing If He Gets Microsoft CEO Gig

Filed under: Company News, Microsoft, Computer Industry, CEOs Karim Sahib, AFP/Getty ImagesMicrosoft CEO candidate Stephen Elop By Steve Kovach Stephen Elop, one of the candidates in the running to be Microsoft’s (MSFT) next CEO, is said to be considering selling the company’s Bing search business and Xbox video game business if he gets the job, according to Bloomberg. The Bloomberg ...

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