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The rug in the sheriff's office in Florida's Pinellas County praised the glory of dog for more than two months. (AP)
Posted on Friday, January 16, 2015

On comments, space-bound manatees and he importance of Dog in everyday policing.

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Chris Pine, left, and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs announce the Academy Awards nominations at the 87th Academy Awards nomination ceremony on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015 in Beverly Hills, Calif.  (AP)
Posted on Thursday, January 15, 2015

The 2015 Oscar Nominees are out, and we’re more than happy to highlight some of our conversations with and about some nominated films and actors.

 
Dr. Rick Sacra, an American doctor who contracted the Ebola virus in Africa walks into a room to take part in a media availability in front of his wife Debbie at the University of Massachusetts Medical School Friday Sept. 26, 2014 in Worcester, Mass. (AP)
Posted on Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Massachusetts’ own Dr. Rick Sacra contracted Ebola while working in Liberia. He survived, and is now headed back to West Africa. He explains why.

 
The Boston-based band Krill is more enthused about being included in our music hour than you might expect from this photo. (Courtesy Krill)
Posted on Friday, January 9, 2015

We’ve got the soundtrack to your 2015 right here, and, well…if music is any indicator, it should be a pretty good year.

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London-based graphic artist Lucille Clerc drew this comic in response to the attacks on the French satirical magazine, Charlie Hebdo, on Wednesday, January 7 in Paris. (Lucille Clerc)
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Slow-scroll through a busy week with us, will you?

 
In this photo taken Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, flyers promoting Blue Cross Blue Shield and Obama Care are on display to attract Hispanic customers at a kiosk at Compare Foods in Winston-Salem, N.C. (AP)
Posted on Wednesday, January 7, 2015

A caller from Texas explains why her family’s story could be a clear case study depicting the aid and errors of the Affordable Care Act.

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In this Jan. 18, 2014, file photo, audience members hold signs appealing for jobs as they attend a Democratic news conference about extending unemployment insurance benefits/ (AP)
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Stock market moves? Global unrest? One caller during our economic show could care less.

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A Filipino watches a fireworks display at the Quezon Memorial Circle in suburban Quezon city, north of Manila, Philippines on Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015.  (AP)
Posted on Friday, January 2, 2015

A look back at the shows that you clicked ‘play’ on repeatedly in 2014, and a hopeful prognosis for the year yet to come.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin seen gesturing in a camera viewfinder during his annual news conference in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014.  (AP)
Posted on Friday, December 19, 2014

Rage, shortlinks and things you people seem to be into, we guess. Also, Putin.

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Comedian Bill Cosby performs during a show at the Maxwell C. King Center for the Performing Arts in Melbourne, Fla., Friday, Nov. 21, 2014. Performances by Cosby in Nevada, Illinois, Arizona, South Carolina and Washington state have been canceled as more women come forward accusing the entertainer of sexually assaulting them years ago. (AP)
Posted on Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Beverly Johnson accused comedian Bill Cosby of drugging her in a high-profile Vanity Fair column. She tells us why she waited so long to share her story, and why it was even harder to share now.

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Mar 27, 2015
Rescue workers work on debris of the Germanwings jet at the crash site near Seyne-les-Alpes, France, Thursday, March 26, 2015. The co-pilot of the Germanwings jet barricaded himself in the cockpit and “intentionally” rammed the plane full speed into the French Alps, ignoring the captain’s frantic pounding on the cockpit door and the screams of terror from passengers, a prosecutor said Thursday. (AP)

The co-pilot and the plane in the Alps? Ted Cruz announces 2016 bid. Heinz buys Kraft. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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Members of  a November Project 'tribe' pause during a November 2014 workout. (Brogan Graham / Instagram)

Spring training. From easy-access yoga to outdoor exercise meet-ups, exercise plans you’ll want to do.

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Members of  a November Project 'tribe' pause during a November 2014 workout. (Brogan Graham / Instagram)

Spring training. From easy-access yoga to outdoor exercise meet-ups, exercise plans you’ll want to do.

 
Mar 27, 2015
Rescue workers work on debris of the Germanwings jet at the crash site near Seyne-les-Alpes, France, Thursday, March 26, 2015. The co-pilot of the Germanwings jet barricaded himself in the cockpit and “intentionally” rammed the plane full speed into the French Alps, ignoring the captain’s frantic pounding on the cockpit door and the screams of terror from passengers, a prosecutor said Thursday. (AP)

The co-pilot and the plane in the Alps? Ted Cruz announces 2016 bid. Heinz buys Kraft. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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Our Week In The Web: March 27, 2015
Friday, Mar 27, 2015

More on the incessant email debate, plus some goats living their best lives and the sad allure of Manhattan’s shuttered Pommes Frites.

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Mobile Payments Offer Convenience If You Keep Your Email Safe
Thursday, Mar 26, 2015

Thinking about moving your wallet to your phone? You can! And maybe you should? But TechCrunch senior writer Josh Constine has a few things to tell you before you do.

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Using Technology To Get Your Kids Outside
Thursday, Mar 26, 2015

The latest and greatest — using apps to make natural exploration more fun for your kids.

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