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US Election 2020 Nebraska profile: How state voted in 2016, demographics and more
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US Election 2020 Nebraska profile: How state voted in 2016, demographics and more

Nebraska is a midwestern US state encompassing the prairies of the Great Plains, the towering dunes of the Sandhills and dramatic rock formations

Ten films to watch on Mubi India, from Manta Ray, Gandhi, Pyaasa, to Amy, Jaane Bhi Do Yaaron
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Ten films to watch on Mubi India, from Manta Ray, Gandhi, Pyaasa, to Amy, Jaane Bhi Do Yaaron

Mubi India will offer 30 titles per month where each day, a new film, covering world cinema, indie classics and art house cinema, is added, while the oldest one is removed.

Oscars 2019: Roma, Cold War and the significance of black-and-white cinematography in contemporary films
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Oscars 2019: Roma, Cold War and the significance of black-and-white cinematography in contemporary films

It is hard to imagine if either of Roma or Cold War would have been as sublime and deeply affecting a cinematic experience if not for their gorgeous high-contrast black-and-white cinematography.

Polar vortex makes US cities colder than South Pole; 22 states record sub zero temperatures, whiteout conditions
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Polar vortex makes US cities colder than South Pole; 22 states record sub zero temperatures, whiteout conditions

At least 22 states recorded sub-zero temperatures Wednesday and 139 million people in the U.S. who were under a wind chill advisory or wind chill warning as of midday Wednesday, according to information from the National Weather Service.

Warren Buffett says stocks remain best investment option; not bonds and especially not bitcoin
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Warren Buffett says stocks remain best investment option; not bonds and especially not bitcoin

Buffett said he doesn't think the stock market is overpriced compared with other options even though he's had trouble finding entire businesses to buy at reasonable prices.

Legendary investor Warren Buffett's companies catering only to whites, reveals new study on modern day redlining of America
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Legendary investor Warren Buffett's companies catering only to whites, reveals new study on modern day redlining of America

The analysis is part of Reveal's ongoing coverage of modern-day redlining in America, which found 61 metro area s, from Jacksonville, Florida to Tacoma, Washington, where people of color were significantly more likely to be denied a conventional home loan than their white counterparts.

Texas and 6 other US states suing to end 'Dreamers' program as immigration grabs spotlight before midterm elections
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Texas and 6 other US states suing to end 'Dreamers' program as immigration grabs spotlight before midterm elections

Texas and six other states are suing to end once and for all a program that would protect some young immigrants from deportation. The lawsuit announced Tuesday comes a week after a federal judge in Washington ordered the Trump administration to resume the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

India-born Ajit Jain appointed as Berkshire Hathaway VC: Here's all you need to know about Warren Buffett's potential successor
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India-born Ajit Jain appointed as Berkshire Hathaway VC: Here's all you need to know about Warren Buffett's potential successor

Warren Buffett appointed India-born Ajit Jain as the new vice chairman of Berkshire Hathway's insurance business and elevated him as a director in the company's 14-member board

Pentagon's Doomsday planes, said to be 'nuclear proof', damaged by tornado
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Pentagon's Doomsday planes, said to be 'nuclear proof', damaged by tornado

Two of the Pentagon's specially reinforced 'Doomsday' planes, designed to withstand the heat from a nuclear blast, were grounded on Friday after being damaged by a tornado, the Air Force said

Billionaire Warren Buffett becomes face of Coca-Cola in China
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Billionaire Warren Buffett becomes face of Coca-Cola in China

The likeness of billionaire Warren Buffett is gracing Cherry Coke cans in China, where Coca-Cola's largest investor enjoys a legendary reputation.

3,200 jobs to be affected as Verizon decides to close call centres in five states in USA
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3,200 jobs to be affected as Verizon decides to close call centres in five states in USA

Verizon Communications Inc said on Thursday it plans to close call centers in five states, including its home state of New York, as the No. 1 wireless company trims head count and reorganizes operations in a saturated wireless market.

US surgeon who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone arrives in US for treatment
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US surgeon who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone arrives in US for treatment

Dr. Martin Salia, who was diagnosed with Ebola on Monday, landed at Eppley Airfield in Omaha on Saturday afternoon and was taken by ambulance to the Nebraska Medical Center.

Ebola survivor's blood used to treat doctor infected with same virus
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Ebola survivor's blood used to treat doctor infected with same virus

A survivor of Ebola has donated blood to an American aid worker infected with the disease, and doctors treating him at a Nebraska hospital say he has responded well to the aggressive treatment.

US doctor infected with Ebola in stable condition
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US doctor infected with Ebola in stable condition

An American doctor who became infected with Ebola while working in Liberia is sick but in stable condition and communicating with his caregivers at the Nebraska Medical Center, officials have said.

Real life stories can be hits too, says Queen's writer
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Real life stories can be hits too, says Queen's writer

Shaikh has also written the underrated dark comedy Ghanchakkar. He spoke to Mihir Fadnavis about Bollywood, Queen and the mystery behind Ghanchakkar.

Oscars 2014 Photos: And the winners are...
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Oscars 2014 Photos: And the winners are...

Harrowing historical drama "12 Years a Slave" won the coveted best picture Oscar on Sunday, while 3D space thriller "Gravity" was the top prize winner at a politically tinged Academy Awards with seven. True-life AIDS activist drama "Dallas Buyers Club" won three Oscars including best actor for Matthew McConaughey, while Australia's Cate Blanchett won best actress for Woody Allen's "Blue Jasmine." Here is a look at all the winners at the 2014 Academy awards

As it happened: 12 years a slave, Gravity are big Oscar winners
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As it happened: 12 years a slave, Gravity are big Oscar winners

Live updates from the 2014 Academy awards in Hollywood.

Photos: Here are the nominees for Best Picture in Oscars 2014
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Photos: Here are the nominees for Best Picture in Oscars 2014

While we wait for the Oscars 2014 to begin, here is a look at all the nominees for Best Picture this year. Take a look.

Nebraska review: A crazy old man on a crazy mission
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Nebraska review: A crazy old man on a crazy mission

Using Woody's journey as a lens, Payne trains his gaze upon classic elements of Americana.