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Alan Greenblatt

Alan Greenblatt appears in the following:

California Lawmakers Vote To Require Condom Use In Porn Films

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Health officials praised the bill, which passed the California Assembly on Tuesday. The porn industry warned it could force them to move their multibillion-dollar business out of state.

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Bill Murray Offers Bachelor Party Advice On Love And Life

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

At a South Carolina steakhouse over Memorial Day weekend, the comic actor told friends of a groom that if they find love themselves, they should test it by going on a trip around the world.

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Median CEO Pay Tops $10 Million For The First Time

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

An Associated Press study shows that most CEOs at S&P 500 companies are now making more than eight figures. Over the past four years, they've received raises topping 50 percent.

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Teen Causes 3-Car Crash While Holding Breath Through Tunnel

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

A 19-year-old driver fainted, causing his car to cross the center line of a tunnel near Manning, Ore. He was apparently playing a childhood game that involves holding your breath and making a wish.

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Same-Sex Marriage Supporters Keep Up Their Winning Streak

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Following court decisions this past week, Oregon and Pennsylvania became the 18th and 19th states to recognize gay marriage. Only North Dakota has a ban in place that's not under legal challenge.

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530 Years After Death, Richard III To Be Reburied In Leicester

Friday, May 23, 2014

Descendants of the king had sued to block his burial in Leicester Cathedral, arguing his roots were in York. But a court ruled Friday his remains can stay in the city where they were found in 2012.

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Boehner Reaches Out To The Tea Party โ€” Or Trolls Them

Friday, May 23, 2014

Some elements of the Tea Party would like to see John Boehner ousted from his position as House speaker. Even so, Boehner insists there isn't much difference between the Tea Party and Republicans.

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Senate Confirms Author Of Drone Memo To Federal Bench

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Last-minute lobbying by the Obama administration overcame opposition to the nomination of David Barron, author of a controversial legal memo regarding drone policy.

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3 More Men Charged In Conspiracy Case Roiling Miss. Senate Race

Thursday, May 22, 2014

The men are accused of conspiring to take and publish photographs of Sen. Thad Cochran's wife at her nursing home. His opponent in the June 3 primary denies any part in the matter.

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Prosecutors: Boston Marathon Bomb Suspect 'Readily Admitted' Guilt

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Prosecutors revealed new details about the bombs that exploded at the marathon finish line in April 2013, defending FBI questioning of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev as he recovered from gunshot wounds.

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NOAA Forecasts Quiet Atlantic Hurricane Season In 2014

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Three to six hurricanes are expected to form during the six-month season that begins June 1. That's below average, but NOAA officials emphasized a single storm can make for a bad year.

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Snake Species That Went Missing For 78 Years Is Found

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

A secretive, nocturnal species that lives on a remote island off the coast of Mexico had not been spotted since 1936. Scientists have concluded it is genetically distinct from mainland neighbors.

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5 Convicted In 2006 Killing Of Famed Russian Journalist

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Anna Politkovskaya was known for her coverage of corruption and the war in Chechnya. An earlier trial had resulted in acquittal but a Moscow jury on Tuesday found five men guilty in the murder case.

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Oregon Voters Approve Local Bans On GMO Crops

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Despite heavy spending by agribusiness and potential legal hurdles, voters in two rural Oregon counties approved bans on genetically modified crops on Tuesday.

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GM Announces Its 30th Recall Of The Year Thus Far

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

A day after recalling 2.42 million vehicles, General Motors says it's recalling an additional 218,000 Chevrolet model cars. All told, the company has recalled nearly 14 million vehicles this year.

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Twin Car Bombs Kill More Than 100 In Nigeria

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

The explosions came about a half-hour apart at a bus terminal and market in the city of Jos. Officials suspect the same militant Islamist group that kidnapped hundreds of schoolgirls last month.

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Global Temperatures Tied Record High Last Month

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Warmer weather in Australia and Siberia helped make last month the hottest April on record, tying levels last seen in 2010. Climate change may be putting landmarks like the Statue of Liberty at risk.

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North Carolina Union Seeks To Enlist College Athletes

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

The move comes two months after a National Labor Relations Board ruling that athletes at Northwestern University are school employees and therefore are entitled to form a union.

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Judge Refuses To Drop Charges Against Former Va. Gov. McDonnell

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

A federal judge refused to drop any of the 14 corruption charges against Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen. He also refused a motion to have them tried separately.

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'Yooper' Blooper: Dictionary Misspells New Entry

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Merriam-Webster has added 150 words to its Collegiate Dictionary, but it forgot to include the "p" in its pronunciation guide to "Yooper" โ€” a term describing people from Michigan's Upper Peninsula.

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