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Wednesday's Morning Email: U.S. Links Russia To Downed Plane

(0) Comments | Posted July 23, 2014 | 7:59 AM

Here’s how to get your free hot dog to ring in National Hot Dog Day. This is THE MORNING EMAIL for Wednesday, July 23, 2014.

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Tuesday's Morning Email: Everything Still Broken

(0) Comments | Posted July 22, 2014 | 8:27 AM

This man has survived on just pizza for 25 years. Our hero. This is THE MORNING EMAIL for Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

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  • Read the heartbreaking letter from a father of a MH17 passenger to Vladimir Putin

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Friday's Morning Email: Malaysian Plane Crash Has World On Edge

(1) Comments | Posted July 18, 2014 | 8:18 AM

Here’s how to upgrade your tacos (besides adding tequila). This is THE MORNING EMAIL for Friday, July 18, 2014.

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Thursday's Morning Email: Israeli Ground Invasion Likely

(0) Comments | Posted July 17, 2014 | 8:10 AM

These beautiful summer desserts have fruit in them, so you’re totally good to eat them without remorse, right? This is THE MORNING EMAIL for Thursday, July 17, 2014.

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  • Even more vials of deadly viruses were found in an FDA supply closet

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Wednesday's Morning Email: Fox Trying to Buy Time Warner

(0) Comments | Posted July 16, 2014 | 8:13 AM

What up, cuz: some recent research suggests your friends share a genetic makeup that makes them similar to your fourth cousins. This is THE MORNING EMAIL for Wednesday, July 16, 2014.

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Tuesday's Morning Email: Israel-Palestine Ceasefire Falters

(0) Comments | Posted July 15, 2014 | 7:55 AM

It may be 9 a.m., but our stomachs are already thinking about dinner. Check out these quick-fix recipes for tonight -- you’ll thank us later. This is THE MORNING EMAIL for Tuesday, July 15, 2014.

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Monday's Morning Email: Deutschland!

(0) Comments | Posted July 14, 2014 | 7:52 AM

Break out the parka: the polar vortex is back. This is THE MORNING EMAIL for Monday, July 14, 2014.

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Friday's Morning Email: Palestinian Death Toll Rising

(0) Comments | Posted July 11, 2014 | 8:05 AM

It just got a lot easier for teenagers to have a great Friday night: in honor of it being the eleventh day of the seventh month, 7-11 is passing out free slurpies. This is THE MORNING EMAIL for Friday, July 11, 2014.

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Thursday's Morning Email: Terrorists Seize Nuclear Material in Iraq

(0) Comments | Posted July 10, 2014 | 8:17 AM

In honor of National Pina Colada Day, check out these modern twists on the classic drink. Or the fruit salad version, if you want to feel superior to the rest of us. This is THE MORNING EMAIL for Thursday, July 10, 2014.

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Wednesday's Morning Email: Here's Why the NSA Will Spy on You

(0) Comments | Posted July 9, 2014 | 8:09 AM

Brazil fans can take solace in the fact that their “historic humiliation” is an incredible statistical outlier that’d be the equivalent of the Patriots losing by 50+ points in the postseason. If only, if only. This is THE MORNING EMAIL for Wednesday, July 9,...

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Monday's Morning Email: Flying Just Got Harder

(0) Comments | Posted July 7, 2014 | 8:04 AM

In light of the fact you just consumed your body weight in chips, dip, and beer this weekend, here are 50 healthy salad recipes. You're welcome. This is THE MORNING EMAIL for Monday, July 7, 2014.

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Wednesday's Morning Email: Getting To Know Tim Howard

(0) Comments | Posted July 2, 2014 | 8:03 AM

These boozy pie recipes can help you get past the U.S.’s defeat yesterday -- or at least numb the pain. This is THE MORNING EMAIL for Wednesday, July 2, 2014.

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Tuesday's Morning Email: U.S. - Belgium Preview

(0) Comments | Posted July 1, 2014 | 8:01 AM

If you ate Belgian waffles this morning, consider yourself a traitor. Check out all the ways we’ve been competing with Belgium for years (we don’t want to talk about InBev). And here’s a handy glossary for all you football posers to use at the...

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Monday's Morning Email: ISIS Declares New Muslim State

(0) Comments | Posted June 30, 2014 | 8:26 AM

We sadly did not crack Forbes’ list of the top 100 most influential celebrities this year. Our write-in campaign about our undervalued ability to find cat videos apparently did not pass muster. This is THE MORNING EMAIL for Monday, June 30, 2014.

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Friday's Morning Email: Iraq War Critics Silenced

(0) Comments | Posted June 27, 2014 | 8:06 AM

In TGIF news, the rash of boozy popsicle recipes is something we are very, very pleased about. This is THE MORNING EMAIL for Friday, June 27, 2014.

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  • Ukraine signs landmark EU pact, drawing Russia's ire

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Thursday's Morning Email: How The U.S. Can Advance Today

(0) Comments | Posted June 26, 2014 | 7:51 AM

The U.S. National Team coach wrote you an excused absence slip from work this afternoon so you can go watch the U.S. - Germany game. And even Hulk Hogan got in on the fun: check out his pump-up video for the U.S. This is THE...

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Wednesday's Morning Email: Election Stunner In Mississippi

(0) Comments | Posted June 25, 2014 | 8:00 AM

Michael Jackson died five years ago today, but he’s offically making more money posthumously than he did in his prime. Must be all those creepy hologram appearances. This is THE MORNING EMAIL for Wednesday, June 25, 2014.

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Tuesday's Morning Email: Key Primaries To Watch

(0) Comments | Posted June 24, 2014 | 8:20 AM

Good morning! Hate to be the bearer of bad news, but it's going to cost a little bit more to wake up: Starbucks is raising its prices. This is THE MORNING EMAIL for Tuesday, June 24, 2014.

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A Strange, Confusing Evening With Marion Barry

(23) Comments | Posted June 23, 2014 | 9:25 AM

WASHINGTON - On Friday evening, Marion Barry sat with a group of journalists and delivered a stirring defense of yogurt.

"Yogurt is more healthy than a lot of things," Barry, the four-time mayor of Washington, D.C., civil rights icon, Ward 8 council member and avatar for dysfunctional local governments...

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Monday's Morning Email: Pope Francis' Dangerous New Cause

(0) Comments | Posted June 23, 2014 | 8:23 AM

We hope you're enjoying your summer. Here are a bunch of easy go-to potluck recipes that will make sure you don’t end up in the Pinterest Hall of Shame. We live to serve. This is THE MORNING EMAIL for Monday, June 23, 2014.

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