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Newtown Calls For ‘Acts Of Kindness’ On Shooting Anniversary

Newtown Calls For ‘Acts Of Kindness’ On Shooting AnniversaryRelatives of those killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School have asked people to mark Saturday's anniversary of the mass shooting with "acts of kindness" and say they will light candles in memory of the victims.

GM Says Its First Female CEO Will Take Over Next Month

GM Says Its First Female CEO Will Take Over Next MonthMary Barra will become the new leader of General Motors in January, the company announced Tuesday. A longtime GM veteran, Barra is currently an executive vice president; her tenure as CEO will begin after current leader Dan Akerson retires on Jan. 15.

SpaceX Launches First Major Communications Satellite

SpaceX Launches First Major Communications SatelliteThe private SpaceX venture has successfully launched its first major communications satellite into orbit atop an upgraded version of its Falcon 9 booster.

If You Must Fry A Turkey, Listen To William Shatner First

If You Must Fry A Turkey, Listen To William Shatner FirstIn our annual quest to keep Two-Way readers from burning down their homes on Thanksgiving, we once again round up videos about how to safely deep fry a turkey.

Judge OKs Lawsuit That Could Change NCAA Amateurism Concept

Judge OKs Lawsuit That Could Change NCAA Amateurism ConceptA federal judge on Friday issued a ruling that may cause a "fundamental change in scholarship rules and the concept of amateurism" in NCAA basketball and football, USA Today reports.

Report Details Industry’s ‘Cutthroat’ Fight Of Miners’ Claims

Report Details Industry’s ‘Cutthroat’ Fight Of Miners’ ClaimsMiners face a concerted industry effort to deny compensation payments, which includes industry-hired lawyers withholding evidence favorable to miners and doctors at a major university "helping to defeat the claims of sick miners."

Ex-Navy Carrier USS Forrestal Sold For 1 Cent

Ex-Navy Carrier USS Forrestal Sold For 1 CentThe U.S. Navy's first "supercarrier" is being sold for just 1 cent to a ship breaker.

Fitch Places U.S. Under Review For A Credit Downgrade

Fitch Places U.S. Under Review For A Credit DowngradeFitch Ratings, one of the big three credit ratings agencies, issued a warning shot today, saying that while it affirmed the United States' AAA credit rating, it was placing it on "rating watch negative."

Clicking The ‘Like’ Button Is Protected Speech, Court Rules

Clicking The ‘Like’ Button Is Protected Speech, Court RulesClicking the "Like" button on Facebook is tantamount to other forms of protected speech, a federal court decided on Wednesday.

It’s A Girl! New Panda Is Doing Fine, National Zoo Says

It’s A Girl! New Panda Is Doing Fine, National Zoo SaysThe giant panda cub born at the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, D.C., on Aug. 23 is a girl, officials announced Thursday morning.