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Cnet - July 1, 2015 - 09:00
Here are a few of CNET Reviews' favorite gadgets from the past week including the Apple MacBook Pro, Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS10, and Olympus E-PL2.
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Current Conditions : 27.5F / -2.5C, Clear - 10:03 PM CDT Oct. 30

Grand Forks Weather - 54 min 11 sec ago
Temperature: 27.5°F / -2.5°C | Humidity: 71% | Pressure: 30.59in / 1036hPa (Rising) | Conditions: Clear | Wind Direction: NNW | Wind Speed: 10.7mph / 17.2km/h

Thursday as of Oct. 30 10:00 PM CDT

Grand Forks Weather - 57 min 11 sec ago
Thursday - Partly cloudy with a chance of rain. High of 41F. Windy. Winds from the North at 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph. Chance of rain 20%.

Thursday Night as of Oct. 30 10:00 PM CDT

Grand Forks Weather - 57 min 11 sec ago
Thursday Night - Clear. Low of 18F. Winds from the North at 5 to 20 mph.

Friday as of Oct. 30 10:00 PM CDT

Grand Forks Weather - 57 min 11 sec ago
Friday - Clear. High of 37F with a windchill as low as 19F. Winds from the SSW at 5 to 15 mph.

Burkina Faso president refuses to step down

AL Jazeera - 1 hour 4 min ago
Long-time president Blaise Compaore refuses to heed protesters demands, seeking to lead transitional government instead.
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Citigroup legal costs up by $600m

BBC World News - 1 hour 13 min ago
Investment bank Citigroup puts aside an extra $600m to cover legal expenses due to "rapidly evolving regulatory inquiries".
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Medical charity decries US quarantines

BBC World News - 1 hour 20 min ago
Officials with Doctors Without Borders have warned that some mandatory US state Ebola quarantines are having a "chilling effect" on operations.
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Former Navy SEAL Team Member Investigated for Bin Laden Disclosures

New York Times - 1 hour 22 min ago
A former Navy SEAL who wrote a best seller about the raid that killed Osama bin Laden is under criminal investigation for disclosing classified material.






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VIDEO: Inside a haunted house in Louisiana

BBC World News - 1 hour 26 min ago
Inside one of America's scariest haunted houses
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Asian shares higher on US growth

BBC World News - 1 hour 48 min ago
Asian shares were trading higher on Friday after positive economic data from the US showed strength in the world's largest economy.
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France Investigating Mysterious Drone Activity Over 7 Nuclear Power Plant Sites

Slashdot - 1 hour 52 min ago
thygate writes In France, an investigation has been launched into the appearance of "drones" on 7 different nuclear power plant sites across the country in the last month. Some of the plants involved are Creys-Malville en Bugey in the southeast, Blayais in the southwest, Cattenom en Chooz in the northeast, Gravelines in the north, and Nogent-sur-Seine, close to Paris. It is forbidden to fly over these sites on altitudes less than 1 km in a 5 km radius. According to a spokesman of the state electric company that runs the facilities (EDF), there was no danger to the security and production of the plants. However these incidents will likely bring nuclear safety concerns back into the spotlight.

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Sports of The Times: A Visit to Madison Bumgarner Country, and a Proud Father's Home

New York Times - 1 hour 54 min ago
From his home in the Appalachian foothills, Kevin Bumgarner, the father of Madison Bumgarner, the World Series M.V.P., sent his son a text while watching him lead San Francisco to the title.






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Current Conditions : 29.0F / -1.7C, Clear - 9:01 PM CDT Oct. 30

Grand Forks Weather - 1 hour 56 min ago
Temperature: 29.0°F / -1.7°C | Humidity: 70% | Pressure: 30.58in / 1035hPa (Rising) | Conditions: Clear | Wind Direction: NNE | Wind Speed: 14.7mph / 23.7km/h

US urges Myanmar to support Rohingya rights

AL Jazeera - 1 hour 56 min ago
US President urges Myanmar leader to support civil and political rights of the stateless Rohingya Muslims minority.
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New front line in immigration crisis

CNN - 1 hour 59 min ago
"No queremos ir pa' Cuba!"
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What happened to them?

CNN - 2 hours 5 min ago
Rafael Romo investigates "The Children of Silence," babies taken from their parents during the Chilean dictatorship.
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'Children of Silence' seek truth

CNN - 2 hours 8 min ago
Altered records, mothers told their babies had died during birth, children stolen and sold. Hundreds, potentially thousands of families want answers.
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Key Jerusalem holy site 'to reopen'

BBC World News - 2 hours 9 min ago
Israel promises to reopen a key Jerusalem holy site after closing it following the shooting of a Jewish activist.
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