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Kiss not the first to tell Rock Hall to kiss off
Graciousness is not always high on the list of attributes you find in successful rock ‘n’ roll stars.
‘Cuban Twitter’ — overtly political, poking Castros
Draft messages produced for a Twitter-like network that the U.S. government secretly built in Cuba were overtly political and poked fun at the Castro brothers, documents obtained by The Associated Press show. The messages conflict with claims by the Obama administration that the program had no U.S.-generated political content and was never intended to stir unrest on the island.
Marine guard shot to death by colleague at NC base
A Marine posted at the main gate of a North Carolina base shot and killed a colleague inside a guard shack Tuesday, a military spokesman said.
‘Mad Men’ end in sight for Weiner with new season
Chat with Matthew Weiner these days and you feel the added depth of his “Mad Men” immersion.
HBO’s ’Game of Thrones’ renewed for 2 more seasons
“Game of Thrones” rules.
10 Things to Know for Wednesday
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday.
MLS moving toward deal on Atlanta expansion team
Major League Soccer is closing in on a deal with Falcons owner Arthur Blank to bring an expansion franchise to Atlanta’s new downtown stadium.
5 things to know about heroin use, getting help
Long a scourge of the back alleys of American life, heroin is spreading across the country. The death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman in February only underscored a problem many American communities already were combatting: the rising use of — and deaths from — heroin. Here are five things to know about this issue.
At 21, recovering heroin addict starts over
Just out of Cook County Jail after being arrested with 15 bags of heroin, Cody Lewis had all of $11 in his pocket. But not for long.
Next year’s high-skilled visas snapped up in days
Businesses seeking highly skilled workers from overseas took less than a week to snap up all 85,000 visas available for next year, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announced Monday.
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