Ex-Chelsea star Frank Lampard joins New York City futbol club

Cesar Tordesillas – 4E Sports Contributor New York, NY, United States (4E Sports) – Long-time star midfielder Frank Lampard has completed a move to join new MLS franchise New York City FC. NYCFC begins playing in MLS in March 2015 Lampard, 36, spent 13 years at...
Posted On 23 Jul 2014
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Mavs guard Raymond Felton avoids jail time on gun charge

Cesar Tordesillas – 4E Sports Contributor New York, NY, United States (4E Sports) – Dallas Mavericks guard Raymond Felton avoided jail time Wednesday after pleading guilty to attempted criminal possession of a weapon. He was instead sentenced to community service and...
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Lawyers asked AZ to stop execution as convict takes two hours to die

Windsor Genova – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Florence, AZ, United States (4E) – Lawyers of Arizona murder convict Joseph Wood III tried in vain to stop his execution Wednesday as he died from substitute lethal drugs injected in him. The Arizona Department of...
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Facebook profit surges 138 percent in Q2; revenue, active users rise

Nathan Andrada – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor San Francisco, CA, United States (4E) – Facebook reported on Wednesday that huge gains in ad revenues and increased number of users in the second quarter resulted in higher quarterly profit, which more than...
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GM recalls 718,000 cars, trucks over seat, steering issues

Windsor Genova – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Detroit, MI, United States (4E) – General Motors announced Wednesday it is recalling 717,949 recent model vehicles in the U.S. to fix seat bolt and weld issues and electric power steering defects. Covered by the...
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Browns fan urinates on Art Modell’s grave in hate video

Cesar Tordesillas – 4E Sports Contributor Pikesville, MD, United States (4E Sports) – A YouTube video showing a Cleveland Browns fan urinating beside Art Modell’s grave in Pikesville, Maryland, has received more than 10,000 hits. The fan in the video, titled...
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FAA, European airlines extend Israel flight ban

Windsor Genova – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Washington, DC, United States (4E) – U.S. and European aviation authorities extended a ban on commercial flights to Israel for the second straight day Wednesday due to the risk of planes getting hit or downed by...
Posted On 23 Jul 2014
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Even After Open Enrollment, Activity Still High on Federal Health Insurance Exchange

ProPublica Staff Washington, DC, United States (ProPublica) – by Charles Ornstein This story was co-published with NPR’s “Shots” blog. For months, journalists and politicians fixated on the number of people signing up for health insurance through the...
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Teen in round-the-world flight bid killed in crash, dad missing

Windsor Genova – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Pago Pago, AS, United States (4E) – An Indiana teen bidding to become the world’s youngest person to fly around the world in 30 days on a single-engine plane was killed in a crash in American Samoa Wednesday...
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Groups Sue Tennessee Over Medicaid Enrollment Delays

Knoxville, TN, United States (KaiserHealth) – Three consumer advocacy groups filed a class-action lawsuit Wednesday accusing Tennessee officials of adopting policies that are depriving thousands of people of Medicaid coverage “to score political points.” The...
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