Nokia Here Maps coming to Android exclusively with Samsung

Cesar Ian S. Fuentes – Fourth Estate Cooperative Tech Contributor Helsinki, Finland (4E) – Nokia will be bringing its famed HERE Maps to Android ecosystem. The Finnish brand has been under Microsoft’s umbrella after the long awaited acquisition. This made the...
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Reigning NBA MVP Kevin Durant stays with Nike

Nikko Villanueva – 4E Sports Contributor New York, NY, United States (4E Sports) – Reigning MVP Kevin Durant was reported to have signed an extension with Nike, disregarding the offer of Under Armour which is worth $265 million to $285 million. Nike will keep Durant...
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Wildfires continue to rage in Western United States

Jose Castro – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Happy Camp, CA, United States (4E) – Lightning strikes in Klamath National Forest in Northern California had ignited two separate wildfires. The said fires are now near 250 homes in the rural area called Happy Camp....
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A+E purchases 10% stake in Vice Media for $250M

Jose Castro – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Brooklyn, NY, United States (4E) – According to individuals familiar with the transaction, A+E Networks is in the midst of completing an agreement to purchase 10% of Vice Media. The deal, expected to reach around...
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D.C. United rips Red Bulls with goals by Luis Silva, Eddie Johnson

Cesar Tordesillas – 4E Sports Contributor Washington D.C., MD, United States (4E Sports) – Luis Silva and Eddie Johnson blasted in goals to lead D.C. United in toppling the New York Red Bulls, 2-0 Sunday at at RFK Memorial Stadium. The scoreless deadlock was broken in...
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Federal judge strikes down part of TX anti-abortion law

Windsor Genova – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor San Antonio, TX, United States (4E) – The U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas has struck down the provision of the state’s 2013 anti-abortion law requiring abortion clinics to have...
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FIBA: United States uses dominant fourth quarter to top Turkey

Nikko Villanueva – 4E Sports Contributor Bilbao, Spain (4E Sports) – In the second day of the 2014 FIBA World Cup, United States defeated Turkey in a rematch of the 2010 world championship tilt. Kenneth Faried of the Denver Nuggets led the Americans with an all-around...
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Veteran defenseman Carol Vadnais dead of cancer at 68

Nikko Villanueva – 4E Sports Contributor New York, NY, United States (4E Sports) – Six-time NHL all-star defenseman Carol Vadnais died Sunday at the age of 68, losing his battle against cancer. Vadnais started his 17-year NHL career in the 1966-1967 season, playing...
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Brewers bolster bullpen with Jonathan Broxton acquisition

Cesar Tordesillas – 4E Sports Contributor MIlwaukee, WI, United States (4E Sports) – The Cincinnati Reds traded right-handed reliever Jonathan Broxton to the Milwaukee Brewers for two players still to be named. Broxton will be part of the Brewers’ bullpen in the...
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Patriots trade Ryan Mallett to Texans for 7th round pick

Cesar Tordesillas – 4E Sports Contributor Boston, MA, United States (4E Sports) – The New England Patriots traded quarterback Ryan Mallett to the Houston Texans for a seventh-round pick in 2016. Mallett, 26, was bumped as primary backup in favor of rookie Jimmy...
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