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  • Snow Blankets Norman, Oklahoma

    Snow Blankets Norman, Oklahoma

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    Snow Blankets Norman, Oklahoma

    Roads were slick in Oklahoma as snow spread over the state on February 27. There were reports of low visibility and car crashes across the state due to the snow. Some areas of the state were expected to see a dusting of snow, while others could see several inches, according to the National Weather Service . This video shows the snow falling in Norman, Oklahoma. Credit: Instagram/Alyssa Finlay …

  • Time Lapse Captures Snowfall and Water-Main Replacement in Downtown Chicago

    Time Lapse Captures Snowfall and Water-Main Replacement in Downtown Chicago

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    Time Lapse Captures Snowfall and Water-Main Replacement in Downtown Chicago

    A time lapse video captured heavy snowfall and a water-main replacement in downtown Chicago, Illinois. The 2:36 minute footage, filmed overnight into February 26 shows snowfall, before a crew arrives to clear the road and lay a new water pipe along West Belmont Avenue and California Avenue. Lake-effect snow descended on Chicago early on February 26, hampering residents’ commutes to work. About 2 to 2.4 inches of snow were recordedat O’Hare International Airport and Midway Airport throughout the …

  • Apple Sued for Patent Infringement, and More

    Apple Sued for Patent Infringement, and More

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    Apple Sued for Patent Infringement, and More

    What’s News: Ericsson sues Apple for allegedly infringing 41 patents. U.S. economy slows in fourth quarter. Harrison Ford will reprise role in ‘Blade Runner’ sequel. Joanne Po reports. …

  • US Condemns 'Brutal Murder' of Atheist Blogger

    US Condemns 'Brutal Murder' of Atheist Blogger

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    US Condemns 'Brutal Murder' of Atheist Blogger

    United States State Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki said on February 27 that the US condemned, in the strongest terms, the “brutal murder” of Avijit Roy, a Bangladeshi-American atheist blogger who was killed in Dhaka after attending a book fair. Local Islamist group Ansar Bangla-7 claimed responsibility for the attack via Twitter. The group’s Twitter account was later suspended. “This was not just an attack against a person, but a cowardly assault on the universal principles enshrined in …

  • Lupita Nyong’o $150,000 Pearl Oscar Dress Missing

    Lupita Nyong’o $150,000 Pearl Oscar Dress Missing

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    Lupita Nyong’o $150,000 Pearl Oscar Dress Missing

    The $150,000 pearl-covered gown worn by Lupita Nyongo’o at this year’s Oscars has been reported stolen. Photo: Getty Images …