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Marine Dead In Barracks Row Stabbing

One Marine is dead and another Marine is in police custody after a stabbing incident in southeast D.C. early Saturday morning, reports NBC Washington.

According to police, a man was found with multiple stabs wounds in the 700 block of 8th Street SE, around 2:30 a.m. He was taken to a local hospital and was later pronounced dead. The victim has been identified as 23-year-old Philip Bushong of Camp Lejeune, N.C.

According to NBC Washington, police have identified the suspect as 20-year-old Michael Joseph Poth of southeast D.C.

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Comic-Con Has Become Poké-Con

At this year's San Diego Comic-Con, one of the biggest phenomena isn't just inside the convention center, it's all around: Swarms of people staring at their phones as they play Pokémon Go.
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Scraped, Splattered — But Silent No More. Finally, The Dinner Plate Gets Its Say

Instagram is the Internet's semi-obsessive, borderline-creepy love letter to food. But behind every great meal is a plate doing a pretty-OK job. So a comedian made an Instagram to celebrate plates.
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4 Reasons Why Progressives Aren't Thrilled With Clinton's Pick Of Kaine

Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine's positions on Wall Street reforms and trade deals are already drawing the ire of groups who had backed Clinton's primary rival Bernie Sanders.
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Making The Cloud Green: Tech Firms Push For Renewable Energy Sources

Few people can demand what kind of electricity they get. But Microsoft and Facebook, which operate huge, power-hungry data centers, are trying to green up the electricity grid with their buying power.

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