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Facebook Expands Definition of Terrorist Organizations to Limit Extremism

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

The change was one of several Facebook announced ahead of a hearing with federal lawmakers on Wednesday.
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Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez arrested on charges of child solicitation, reportedly placed on administrative leave by MLB

1 hour ago   |   CBS Sports   |   10 articles

Vazquez is also charged with computer pornography and providing obscene material to minors
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Felipe Vazquez Arrested, Charged with Solicitation of a Child/Computer Porn

1 hour ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   10 articles

Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez was arrested Tuesday in Lee County, Florida, on multiple charges, including computer pornography/solicitation of a child...
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This $35 phone case with different lens attachments has replaced my DSLR camera - the lenses are so much easier to carry and the photo quality is on par

This $35 phone case with different lens attachments has replaced my DSLR camera - the lenses are so much easier to carry and the photo quality is on par

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Taiwan-based tech company Bitplay, Inc. offers cases, lens clips, and accessories that work with different smartphones to upgrade your photography. I tried the SNAP! case...
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Pirates Closer Felipe Vazquez Charged With Solicitation of a Child

1 hour ago   |   SI   |   10 articles

Felipe Vazquez has been arrested and charged with one count of computer pornography-solicitation of a child and one count of providing obscene material to minors.
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Pirates' Vazquez jailed on child solicitation charge

1 hour ago   |   ABC   |   10 articles

Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Felipe Vazquez was arrested Tuesday in Pittsburgh on one count of computer pornography - solicitation of a child.
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Pirates' Vazquez jailed on child solicitation charge

2 hours ago   |   ESPN   |   10 articles

Pirates pitcher Felipe Vazquez has been arrested on charges of computer pornography - solicitation of a child and another charge of providing obscene material to minors.
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Activision reveals details on first-ever crossplay for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare

Activision reveals details on first-ever crossplay for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare

2 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

Activision unveiled the details on its first-ever crossplay for a Call of Duty game. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare will let players fight across platforms.
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Environmental toxin produced by algae may lead to ALS

2 hours ago   |   Science Daily

A computer generated-simulation allowed researchers to see how a toxin produced by algal blooms in saltwater might cause Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis .
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OpenAI and DeepMind teach AI teamwork by playing hide-and-seek

OpenAI and DeepMind teach AI teamwork by playing hide-and-seek

2 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

Researchers at DeepMind and OpenAI describe in a paper an AI system that teaches itself sophisticated hide-and-seek strategies through teamwork.
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Authorities: MLB pitcher, St. Cloud resident charged with solicitation of child

Authorities: MLB pitcher, St. Cloud resident charged with solicitation of child

Pirates pitcher Felipe Vazquez was taken into custody in Pittsburgh on a felony warrant out of Florida, authorities say. Read more ...

Daniel Jones named Giants starter: Three stats that define Eli Manning's legacy

Daniel Jones named Giants starter: Three stats that define Eli Manning's legacy

Eli Manning won two Super Bowls with the Giants and any discussion about him has to start there. Read more ...

Legendary journalist Cokie Roberts dies at age 75

Legendary journalist Cokie Roberts dies at age 75

The 75-year-old died from complications of breast cancer, her family said in a statement. Read more ...

General Mills recalls Gold Medal flour for possible E. coli contamination

General Mills recalls Gold Medal flour for possible E. coli contamination

This strain of E. coli usually sickens people within three to four days of exposure. Read more ...

This swim just broke a world record

This swim just broke a world record

Sarah Thomas, a breast cancer survivor, has broken a world-record by swimming the English Channel four times non-stop, in just over 54 hours. Read more ...

'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek reveals setback in cancer battle

'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek reveals setback in cancer battle

"Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek said Tuesday that he is undergoing another round of chemotherapy. Read more ...

This man's sign asking for beer money was wildly successful - now he's...

This man's sign asking for beer money was wildly successful - now he's donating $6,000 to charity

The 23-year-old could've bought enough beer to last a lifetime, but instead, decided to do something to give back. Read more ...

Cornell will start giving full scholarships to medical students who qualify...

Cornell will start giving full scholarships to medical students who qualify for financial aid

More than half of the program's medical students received need-based scholarships to cover the cost of attendance, which is about $90,000 per year. Read more ...

Police: Homeowner shot, killed 3 masked teens as they attempted to rob him...

Police: Homeowner shot, killed 3 masked teens as they attempted to rob him at his home

The three victims included one 15-year-old and two 16-year-olds. Read more ...

10-year-old girl who contracted a brain-eating amoeba while swimming has died

10-year-old girl who contracted a brain-eating amoeba while swimming has died

"Lily was an incredible person and friend to all." Read more ...