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Their Masters' Voices: Dogs Understand Tone And Meaning Of Words
When you praise a dog, it's listening not just to the words you say but also how you say them. That might not be huge news to dog owners. But now scientists have explored this phenomenon by using an imaging machine to peek inside the brains of 13 dogs ...
Yes, your dog really does understand what you say, study suggestsCBS News
Researchers confirm what pet owners already know: Dogs understand us.Christian Science Monitor
Good boy! Dogs know what you're saying, study suggestsThe Seattle Times
Scientific American -WRCB-TV -Seeker -The Guardian
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Posted: August 30, 2016, 4:08 pm


Gene Wilder: A Master of Timing Who Radiated With Comedic Energy
With his rowdy head of frizzy red hair and bulging blue eyes, Gene Wilder was the sort of comedic genius who could make you laugh just by looking at him — and lose it altogether once he opened his mouth. This story first appeared in the August 30 ...
Alzheimer's Association Appreciates Gene Wilder's Family Sharing His DiagnosisHollywood Reporter
Movies|Gene Wilder Dies at 83; Star of 'Willy Wonka' and 'Young Frankenstein'New York Times
Why Gene Wilder's Performance of 'Pure Imagination' Is the Most Magical Scene in Movie HistoryPeople Magazine
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Posted: August 30, 2016, 4:00 pm


EU hits Apple with 13 billion euro Irish tax demand
BRUSSELS/DUBLIN The European Commission ordered Apple Inc. to pay Ireland unpaid taxes of up to 13 billion euros ($14.5 billion) on Tuesday as it ruled the firm had received illegal state aid. Apple and Dublin said the U.S. company's tax treatment was ...
Tim Cook responds to $14.5B Irish tax bill with open letter, says decision will be reversedAppleInsider (press release) (blog)
The Latest: White House Worries Apple Deal to Cost TaxpayersNew York Times
5 questions about the EU's tax ruling against AppleUSA TODAY
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Posted: August 30, 2016, 3:56 pm

Chris Brown Woman Claims He Threatened Me with a Gun
9:20 AM PT -- Chris is finally awake and posting videos. He's pissed about the police presence at his house and feels he's being harassed. He even dropped a "F*** tha police!" The cops are still outside. 8:45 AM PT -- We've learned the SWAT team is on ...
Police seek warrant to search Chris Brown's home after woman alleges he pointed a gun at herLos Angeles Times
Chris Brown allegedly threatened a woman with a gunNew York Daily News
Police respond to incident at Chris Brown's houseFox News
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Posted: August 30, 2016, 3:53 pm


Maine Gov. Paul LePage says he's considering resigning
(CNN) Maine Gov. Paul LePage said Tuesday that he is considering resigning following the release of a profanity-laced voicemail he left for a state representative last week. The Portland Press Herald reported that LePage said he is "looking at all ...
Maine Gov. LePage considers resigningPolitico
Paul LePage, Besieged Maine Governor, Hints at ResignationNew York Times
Maine's Controversial Governor Paul LePage Hints at
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Posted: August 30, 2016, 3:00 pm

E! Online

Why Is Rick Perry Doing Dancing With the Stars?
E! Online
A rapper popular in the 1990s, two actresses from beloved sitcoms, two Olympians…these Dancing With the Stars contestants make sense. And then there's Rick Perry, the former governor of Texas and one-time presidential candidate. Yes, a man who was ...
Ryan Lochte Just Wants To Dance, Apparently — With The Stars!NPR
What Has Vanilla Ice Been Up To? 'Dancing With The Stars' Is Only His Latest ProjectBustle
Ryan Lochte, Laurie Hernandez on 'Dancing with the Stars'ESPN
Washington Post -People Magazine -Entertainment Weekly -Deadline
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Posted: August 30, 2016, 2:36 pm

Thousands of migrants rescued off Libya
About 6,500 migrants have been rescued off Libya, the Italian coastguard says, in one of the biggest operations of its kind to date. Some 40 co-ordinated rescue missions took place about 20km (12 miles) off the Libyan town of Sabratha, it added.

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Posted: August 30, 2016, 1:55 pm

New York Times

Hillary Clinton Piles Up Research in Bid to Needle Donald Trump at First Debate
New York Times
Donald J. Trump at a Republican presidential debate in March in Detroit. Mr. Trump spent hours with his debate team the past two Sundays, but he said, “I believe you can prep too much for those things.” Credit Richard Perry/The New York Times.
What Black People Hear When Donald Trump Asks for Their VoteSlate Magazine
Is Trump Flip-Flopping On Immigration? Yes Or No, It's Sure Been ConfusingNPR
The Fateful August Of Donald J. TrumpHuffington Post
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Posted: August 30, 2016, 12:24 am