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Amazon says drone delivery will one day be "as normal as seeing mail trucks on the road today."
The online retail giant is moving toward its planned “Prime Air” drone delivery system
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Russians have endured countless crackdowns on their freedoms, but a legal ban on using their vast vocabulary of swear words has really got them hot under the collar. This month's law against swearing in films, theatre and the media has propelled the controversial subject to the forefront of public debate and brought together critics and loyalists of President Vladimir Putin.

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This month's law against swearing in films, theatre and the media has propelled the controversial subject to the forefront of public debate and brought together critics and loyalists of President Vladimir Putin. At the heart of the discourse is Russia's hugely potent lexicon of obscenities known as "mat," which is centred on four taboo words and an infinite number of their variations. The measure comes amid the growing influence of the Russian Or...
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Putin will stop at nothing until he reaches the boiling point where the people of Russia are pushed beyond the limits. If he really wants a revolution in Russia, let him try to ban Vodka! 
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LeBron James announced that he will return to the Cleveland Cavaliers. http://on.wsj.com/1kLN4FZ

"I'm ready to accept the challenge. I'm coming home," he wrote in Sports Illustrated.
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We double dog dare you to go one day without your phone.
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im in the same problem
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Officials are tightening security on U.S.-bound flights from European, African, and Middle Eastern countries amid reports of a new terror threat. Yahoo Travel breaks down the threat and what it means for your next trip here: http://yhoo.it/1mCRVii
Officials are tightening security on U.S.-bound flights from European, African, and Middle Eastern countries amid reports of a new terror threat.
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Israel's prime minister phoned the father of a murdered Palestinian teenager on Monday to promise that the attackers would be prosecuted, the government said, as anger over the killing fuelled Arab street protests.

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I will pray for family of the murdered teenager
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Learn everything you need to know about the World Cup before it’s too late! http://yhoo.it/1nzAT2o #Brazil2014
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6.8-Magnitude Quake Hits Japan http://thebea.st/1nfwI8p
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+Katie Couric  thank you alot for this.Atm,hre in Japan,its quite calm.Being alerted time to time & always focused to the news.Fukushima will be fine.Time to time even in Tokyo,we can feel the aftershock but that natural causes & you can do anything about it.Prayers Move mountain.
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WATCH: The child #immigration crisis explained in under 5 minutes. http://yhoo.it/1jiMh45 #NowIGetIt
Immigration has always been a contentious issue in the United States. But the current crisis reached a boiling point last week in Murrieta, California, when angry protesters successfully turned away three buses of illegal immigrants being taken to a border patrol post there.
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Que hagan una muralla como los chinos o como en cuba todos quieren irse
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In honor of Marcel Proust's birthday: http://vnty.fr/1enUVfe #fun
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happy birthday
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I caught up with +LILBUCKDALEGEND  last week and after only a few minutes into our interview, he already had me on my feet! http://yhoo.it/1k29lz7
Lil Buck is literally a mover and a shaker. The 26-year-old dancer is the self-titled "ambassador" of Jookin, a footwork-heavy dance style that evolved from Gangsta Walking, popularized on the streets of Memphis, Tenn., about 30 years ago.
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sounds great fun
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"It's a crazy obsession once you get into it, but it's a blessing." - Lil Buck
Tomorrow on an all new World 3.0: Charles "Lil Buck" Riley tells me how he went from dancing in his living room to being the ambassador of an art form.
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Global Anchor Yahoo! News / Katie host
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    Global Anchor, 2014 - present
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    Talk Show Host, 2012 - present
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New Yorker, news junkie, author, journalist, frittata enthusiast!
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Katie Couric (@katiecouric) is an award-winning journalist and TV personality, well-known cancer advocate, and New York Times best-selling author The Best Advice I Ever Got: Lessons From Extraordinary Lives.

In February 2014, she joined Yahoo! News as the Global News Anchor. Prior to her time with Yahoo!, Couric joined the Disney/ABC Television Group in Summer 2011 and served as special correspondent for ABC News. In September 2012, she began hosting a daytime talk show, Katie.

In addition to her journalism work, Katie has been an outspoken advocate for cancer research, specifically colon cancer, founding the National Colorectal Cancer Research Alliance (NCCRA) after losing her husband, Jay Monahan to the disease. She has established the Jay Monahan Center for Gastrointestinal Health at the New York-Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York City in 2004, and co-hosted the network-wide special: "Stand Up 2 Cancer" to on September 5, 2008. (www.standup2cancer.org)

In 2014 she was the Executive Producer of the film Fed Up, which appeared at the Sundance Film Festival.

Katie was the first female solo anchor of an evening newscast at CBS Evening News, after a 15-year stint as co-anchor of NBC's successful Today Show.

Katie lives in New York City with her two daughters.
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  • University of Virginia
    BA English, 1975 - 1979
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