April 21, 2014
Updated 3:28 AM

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16-year-old survives in wheel well of Maui flight

bigstory.ap.org — HONOLULU (AP) - FBI officials say a 16-year-old boy stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from California to Hawaii, surviving the trip halfway across the Pacific Ocean unharmed despite frigid temperatures at 38,000 feet and a lack of oxygen.
RT @AP: BREAKING: FBI: 16-year-old boy stows away in wheel well of flight from California to Hawaii: apne.ws/PlIzbG
RT @AP: MORE: Stowaway survives trip halfway across Pacific despite frigid temps at 38,000 feet, lack of oxygen: apne.ws/1kR0D9L
RT @AP: BREAKING: FBI: 16-year-old boy stows away in wheel well of flight from California to Hawaii: apne.ws/PlIzbG
teen survives CA to Hawaii flight in the wheel well "despite frigid temperatures at 38,000 ft. and a lack of oxygen" bigstory.ap.org/article/16-yea…
RT @AP: MORE: Stowaway survives trip halfway across Pacific despite frigid temps at 38,000 feet, lack of oxygen: apne.ws/1kR0D9L
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Snowden’s Camp: Staged Putin Q&A Was a Screw-Up

“In Russia, you just can’t—obviously, there’s not as much dissent as in the U.S.,” a source close to Snowden said: thedailybeast.com/articles/2014/…
"Anatoly Kucherena, Snowden’s Russian lawyer, has deep Kremlin ties and sits on the board that oversees the FSB" thedailybeast.com/articles/2014/…
RT @dandrezner: "'In Russia, you just can’t—obviously, there’s not as much dissent as in the U.S.,' a source close to Snowden said." http:/…
RT @dandrezner: "'In Russia, you just can’t—obviously, there’s not as much dissent as in the U.S.,' a source close to Snowden said." http:/…
RT @dandrezner: "'In Russia, you just can’t—obviously, there’s not as much dissent as in the U.S.,' a source close to Snowden said." http:/…
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Hurricane Carter, Fearsome Boxer Wrongly Convicted of Murder, Dies at 76

nytimes.com — Rubin (Hurricane) Carter, a star prizefighter whose career was cut short by a murder conviction in New Jersey and who became an international cause célèbre while imprisoned for 19 years before the charges against him were dismissed, died on Sunday morning at his home in Toronto, his friend and one-time co-defendant, John Artis, confirmed.
RT @tianran: Immortalised by #BobDylan Rubin (Hurricane) Carter, Boxer Whose Murder Convictions Were Overturned, Dies at 76 http://t.co/gn…
Immortalised by #BobDylan Rubin (Hurricane) Carter, Boxer Whose Murder Convictions Were Overturned, Dies at 76 mobile.nytimes.com/2014/04/21/spo…
Did my best in @globeandmail but u shd also read @nytimes obit by Selwyn Raab who broke open #Hurricane case in 70s nyti.ms/1i6Bx1c
Hurricane Carter, Fearsome Boxer Wrongly Convicted of Murder, Dies at 76. nyti.ms/1nAQTAc
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After Everest Disaster, Sherpas Contemplate Strike

nytimes.com — NEW DELHI - The 22 Sherpas who set out together toward Mount Everest's Camp 2 on Friday morning were "full of joy and excitement," but Kaji Sherpa was apprehensive: They were crossing a notoriously dangerous ice field, and they were moving too slowly.
After Everest Disaster, described as "a cliff of snow, like a house," Sherpas Contemplate Strike nyti.ms/1mtnlXV
After deadliest event in Everest climbing, Sherpas consider strike. By @EllenBarryNYT + Graham Bowley. nytimes.com/2014/04/21/wor…
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Aereo Case Will Shape TV’s Future

nytimes.com — Throughout America's business history, the victories and spoils went to the visionaries who made all manner of things - actual things like cars, pharmaceuticals and entertainment. But more and more, many of the splashy business victories are going to companies that find a way to put a new skin on things that already exist.
Aereo Case Will Shape TV’s Future @carr2n on the Betamax case of this century. nyti.ms/1mtsgs3
This is theft of content IMO RT Aereo Case Will Shape TV’s Future, via @nytimes nyti.ms/1mtsgs3
This is going to be a BIG case for the TV business: NYT | Media Equation: Aereo Case Will Shape TV’s Future nyti.ms/1hg4RCf
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No Immediate Comment From "Vogue" On New Terry Richardson Allegation

buzzfeed.com — Appleton's tweet - which a spokeswoman for Richardson immediately dismissed as fake - exposes questions about whether leading fashion magazines and brands will continue to work with a photographer who has been accused repeatedly of demanding sex from models.
RT @BuzzFeedBen: So here's some news: Vogue spox: "We have no plans to work with [Richardson] in the future." cc @rollingstone http://t.co/…
RT @neetzan: Vogue says it won't work w/ Terry Richardson after model posts alleged quid pro sex msg from Richardson buzzfeed.com/alisonvingiano…
RT @BuzzFeedBen: So here's some news: Vogue spox: "We have no plans to work with [Richardson] in the future." cc @rollingstone http://t.co/…
MT @alivingiano: Vogue says it will no longer use photog Terry Richardson--many models say he demands sexual favors. buzzfeed.com/alisonvingiano…
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Mobile-Payments Startup Square Discusses Possible Sale

online.wsj.com — With losses widening and cash shrinking, representatives of mobile-payments startup Square Inc. have discussed a possible sale to several deeper-pocketed rivals, according to people familiar with the matter. Google Inc. discussed a possible acquisition of Square earlier this year, according to three people familiar with the matter.
.@jack's mobile payment company Square lost at least $20 million by working with Starbucks on.wsj.com/QyOlYg
WSJ: Mobile-payment company Square was valued at $5.2 billion earlier this year on the secondary market. on.wsj.com/1i7Yota
RT @dmac1: New on @WSJ: Square discussed possible sale to Google, Apple, PayPal as losses widen & payments startup consumes cash http://t.c…
RT @dmac1: New on @WSJ: Square discussed possible sale to Google, Apple, PayPal as losses widen & payments startup consumes cash http://t.c…
A deeper look at Square's financials, a Starbucks deal that added losses & why a sale is looking more attractive... online.wsj.com/news/article_e…
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HoustonRockets: Technical foul on Robin Lopez. ...

twitter.com — Technical foul on Robin Lopez. pic.twitter.com/Aj6dIjY70y
RT @ScottCacciola: Masai Ujiri has taken over the Rockets Twitter account. RT @HoustonRockets: Technical foul on Robin Lopez. http://t.co/u…
Masai Ujiri has taken over the Rockets Twitter account. RT @HoustonRockets: Technical foul on Robin Lopez. pic.twitter.com/ui8GJbZUb1
RT @Rachel__Nichols: I love when teams' official twitter accounts get feisty RT @HoustonRockets: Technical foul on Robin Lopez. http://t.co…
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HistoryInPics: Ronald Reagan Wearing Sweatpants ...

twitter.com — Ronald Reagan Wearing Sweatpants On Air Force One pic.twitter.com/vZW2nU72cE
@KabirTaneja ahhh! also, I have never seen Modi wear these sweatpants, have you? #NotReagan bit.ly/1mqx26Z
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Twitter / bostonpolice: Tomorrow we show up

twitter.com — Tomorrow we show up - we bounce back and #WeRunTogether for Martin, Krystle, Lingzi Lu & Sean. #BostonStrong. pic.twitter.com/08GMCstusU
RT @bostonpolice: Tomorrow we show up - we bounce back and #WeRunTogether for Martin, Krystle, Lingzi Lu & Sean. #BostonStrong. http://t.co…
RT @bostonpolice: Tomorrow we show up - we bounce back and #WeRunTogether for Martin, Krystle, Lingzi Lu & Sean. #BostonStrong. http://t.co…
RT @bostonpolice: Tomorrow we show up - we bounce back and #WeRunTogether for Martin, Krystle, Lingzi Lu & Sean. #BostonStrong. http://t.co…
RT @bostonpolice: Tomorrow we show up - we bounce back and #WeRunTogether for Martin, Krystle, Lingzi Lu & Sean. #BostonStrong. http://t.co…
RT @bostonpolice: Tomorrow we show up - we bounce back and #WeRunTogether for Martin, Krystle, Lingzi Lu & Sean. #BostonStrong. http://t.co…
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Silicon Valley Tech Giants Discussed Hiring, Say Documents

online.wsj.com — Some of tech's biggest names- Steve Jobs, Eric Schmidt, Sergey Brin, Bill Campbell -conferred and squabbled and made peace privately for years, documents in a current Silicon Valley antitrust case reveal. But they were unable to pull a new company into the club, the court documents show: Facebook declined their friend request.
RT @JeffElder: How Facebook "playing by a different set of rules" helped shatter clubby leadership circle at top of tech. http://t.co/Kq7wE…
RT @JeffElder: How Facebook "playing by a different set of rules" helped shatter clubby leadership circle at top of tech. http://t.co/Kq7wE…
RT @ScottThurm: How Facebook helped stop the Silicon Valley no-recruiting conspiracy on.wsj.com/1pkUzuw via @jeffelder
RT @CRTejada: Fascinating story, incl. Steve Jobs' use of emoticons RT @WSJbusiness: Tech Giants Discussed Hiring, Say Documents http://t.c…
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Can the Klan rebrand?

cnn.com — Gen. Nathan Forrest, a former Confederate soldier, slave trader and plantation owner, became Grand Wizard of the Ku Klux Klan in 1867. (CNN) -- Pointy hats, white robes, crosses burning, bodies hanging from trees. The images of the Ku Klux Klan are reminders of the nation's ugliest moments from the Civil War through the struggle for racial equality in the 1960s.
I want to yell SLAAAATEPITCH at this tab like the guys yelling WOOORLDSTAR in fight videos. cnn.com/2014/04/19/us/…
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Inside the NBA Realtime

RT @espn: ICYMI: Coach Popovich delivers a heartfelt message to Craig Sager in an interview with his son: snpy.tv/1i2XkwJ #GetWellSa…
RT @AP_Sports: VIDEO MT @CraigSagerJr: Spurs coach Popovich gave me a hand-written letter to give my Dad. snpy.tv/1i2XkwJ (h/t @NBAo…
RT @grossman: Gregg Popovich...class act. Thanks @adamschefter for sharing this about Craig Sager (and son) snpy.tv/1i2XkwJ via @NBA…
RT @espn: ICYMI: Coach Popovich delivers a heartfelt message to Craig Sager in an interview with his son: snpy.tv/1i2XkwJ #GetWellSa…
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Rubin (Hurricane) Carter, Boxer Whose Murder Convictions Were Overturned, Dies at 76

nytimes.com — Rubin (Hurricane) Carter, a star prizefighter whose career was cut short by a murder conviction in New Jersey and who became an international cause célèbre while imprisoned for 19 years before the charges against him were dismissed, died on Sunday morning at his home in Toronto. He was 76.
Hurricane Carter: "They can incarcerate my body, but never my mind." nyti.ms/1i0EUMb
"Hurricane Carter, Boxer Whose Murder Convictions Were Overturned, Dies at 76" nyti.ms/1i0EUMb
Rubin (Hurricane) Carter, Boxer Whose Murder Convictions Were Overturned, Dies at 76, via @nytimes nyti.ms/1i0EUMb
RT @TimOBrien: Here comes the story of Hurricane....“@nytimes: Rubin (Hurricane) Carter, Dies at 76 nyti.ms/1h0W1wp
RT @TimOBrien: Here comes the story of Hurricane....“@nytimes: Rubin (Hurricane) Carter, Dies at 76 nyti.ms/1h0W1wp
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Jeb Bush’s Rush to Make Money May Be Hurdle

nytimes.com — As it sought to recruit well-heeled investors, an untested and unprofitable Miami company named InnoVida brought aboard a trusted Florida figure in 2007: Jeb Bush, the former governor and the brother of a sitting president. For potential stockholders, the imprimatur of Mr. Bush, who joined InnoVida as a paid consultant and a member of the board of directors, conferred credibility on the young start-up.
Good story on Jeb Bush's board/advisory relationships with borderline unethical businesses. mobile.nytimes.com/2014/04/21/us/…
RT @mikiebarb: My deep dive into the multi-million dollar business empire built by Jeb Bush & the hurdles it may create for prez run http:/…
RT @msfried315: @msfried315: Good piece by @mikiebarb but everything is wrong with Jeb Bush trying to help Lehman avoid bankruptcy. http://…
Jeb's fellow corporate board members are quick to praise him as diligent and engaged: nytimes.com/2014/04/21/us/…
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