Zach Seward's Top Stories

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  1. How Twitter Helped Track Down the Suspects from a Philadelphia Police Surveillance Video
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  2. Live Blog: Follow the Federal Reserve Decision and Janet Yellen’s Press Conference
    This will be the Fed’s 15th press conference since Ben Bernanke started this post-FOMC ritual three and a half years ago. If Yellen doesn’t like it, she has only herself to blame. The press conferences grew out of a committee she led as Fed vice...
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  3. Together We Make Football
    On January 1, 2005, in the dark, early hours of New Year’s Day, police responded to a call from the girlfriend of Denver Broncos defensive back Willie Middlebrooks. She told them that she and Middlebrooks had fought earlier that night, and he was...
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  4. Why Germans pay cash for almost everything
    As banks, technology giants and would-be disruptors such as Square scrummage over the payment system of the future, German consumers seem perfectly happy with the payment system of the past. Germany remains one of the most cash-intensive advanced...
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  5. Ice Bucket Challenge: When Success Creates Problems of Its Own
    Sometimes, more money can mean more problems. That is what the ALS Association is trying to avoid as the fall season brings an end to the Ice Bucket Challenge, a summer social-media sensation that fueled a record $113.3 million as of Monday in...
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  6. UberMILITARY: We Want You
    Transitioning from military to civilian life can be challenging, but at Uber we understand that veterans are some of our nation’s most talented and skilled leaders. That’s why we’re excited to launch UberMILITARY: our new program to introduce service...
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  7. Read erotic poetry constructed exclusively from iPhone 6 reviews
    Forgot password? We'll email you a reset link. If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead. Great! Choose an available username to complete sign up. In order to provide our users with a better...
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  8. Fall TV 2014: every single new show, previewed
    Gracepoint Fox, Thursdays at 9 p.m. Eastern, debuts Oct. 2 The premise in 100 words or less: A young boy’s body is found on the beach of a small resort town, and everybody’s a suspect. As the series follows the investigation of two cops — a new...
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  9. This is the iOS keyboard app for emoji power users
    Apple’s new iOS 8—which launched today—now supports third-party custom keyboard apps. The early ones include Swype, which lets you type—faster, some say—by swiping around a keyboard. Here’s one that’s a little more exciting. Emojiyo—now being...
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  10. Imma Be a BABA Bull: Yahoo, the Morning After
    After publishing a recent post on the Harvard Business Review and Re/code about how the Alibaba deal came together, I have received many inquiries about what Yahoo is worth, and how it will trade “the morning after” the big shindig of the pricing of...
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