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California’s Thirsting Farmland

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 21:48
California farmers have never relied only on rain. But given a prolonged drought and environmental regulations, the jockeying for water is becoming more intense.
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Anti-Junta Myanmar Journalist Win Tin Dies at 85

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 21:45
Win Tin, a prominent journalist who became Myanmar's longest-serving political prisoner after challenging military rule by co-founding the National League for Democracy, died Monday, He was 85.
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Raptors Fan in Bad Times Tastes the Good

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 21:36
Nav Bhatia, who says says he has never missed a regular-season home game since the franchise’s inception, has developed a reputation for mocking and admonishing opponents from his courtside seat.
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The Media Equation: Aereo Case Will Shape TV’s Future

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 21:22
A lot of people will be watching to see how the Supreme Court rules over the legality of Aereo because of what it could mean for the broader media ecosystem.
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Errors Mounted as Chaos Ruled Capsizing Ferry

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 21:17
A portrait of chaos is emerging from crew members, survivors and a transcript of the vessel’s final 40 minutes of communications with emergency dispatchers.

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Starting in June, ‘Today’ Will Simulcast on SiriusXM

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 21:03
NBC is announcing a deal with the satellite radio service that will bring all four hours of its franchise morning news show to radio.

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In Silicon Valley Thriller, a Settlement May Preclude the Finale

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 21:00
Four leading tech companies are pushing to settle a class-action suit with several noteworthy angles, including questions over employee rights and the death of a programmer who helped set the case in motion.

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After Everest Disaster, Sherpas Contemplate Strike

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 20:42
As the Sherpas, who put themselves at great risk to guide affluent clients up Mount Everest, mulled an unprecedented strike, some would-be climbers said their passion for the ascent was gone.

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New Mayor and a New Agenda, but Little Change Within the Ranks

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 20:38
While Mayor Bill de Blasio continues to stock the top levels of his administration, city records show the next rung of crucial decision-makers are mostly holdovers from his predecessor.
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San Bernardino Battles Calpers Pension Demands

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 20:31
After having declared bankruptcy, San Bernardino wants to make a deal with Calpers to reduce the amount of money it owes the pension system.

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City Room: A Bright and Colorful Easter Sunday

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 20:21
New Yorkers across the city dressed to impress to celebrate Easter on a cheerful Sunday. Blooming trees, strollers on Fifth Avenue and Brooklyn churchgoers all looked grand under the gleaming sun.

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Flyers 4, Rangers 2: Flyers Put End to One Skid and Keep Another One Going

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 20:20
The Rangers jumped to an early 2-0 lead, but the Flyers used the strong goaltending of Ray Emery and a second-period goal by Luke Schenn to even the series at 1-1.

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A Lead Grows, but Runoff Is Likely in Afghan Race

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 20:11
The candidate Abdullah Abdullah widened his lead, but neither of the top contenders seemed to be on track to win more than 50 percent of the vote.
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Pentagon Memo: Army’s Ban on Some Popular Hairstyles Raises Ire of Black Female Soldiers

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 20:07
Black women in the Army have criticized new regulations banning twists, dreadlocks and large cornrows as showing a lack of understanding about black hair.
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Sports of The Times: Carter Was a Fighter Who Stood His Ground

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 20:05
Rubin Carter led a fascinating life, one that can be used as a lesson to young athletes so consumed with attaining wealth and glory that they lose sight of forging an enduring legacy.
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Critic’s Notebook: Imagining a Streetcar Line Along the Waterfront

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 18:32
The vision of a streetcar route between Red Hook and Astoria would provide much-needed transit to areas where millennials and thousands of less affluent New Yorkers live.

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Renoir Shows His True Colors

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 17:29
When conservators at the Art Institute of Chicago wanted to find the missing pigment in a portrait by Pierre-Auguste Renoir, they used laser light to reveal the original hues.

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Shootout Underscores Fragile Truce in Ukraine

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 16:16
At least three people were killed Sunday at a checkpoint run by pro-Russian militants near the town of Slovyansk in eastern Ukraine, days after a settlement was reached calling on insurgents to disarm.

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Rubin (Hurricane) Carter, Boxer Whose Murder Convictions Were Overturned, Dies at 76

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 15:52
Mr. Carter, a ferocious, crowd-pleasing prizefighter, became an international cause célèbre after being convicted in New Jersey of murder and imprisoned for 19 years before the charges were dismissed.

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More Than 40 People Killed In Bus Accident in Pakistan

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 14:28
At least 42 people, including 13 children, were killed after a bus collided with a trailer truck in southern Pakistan in one of the nation’s worst traffic accidents in years, officials said.

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