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|NYTimes: US Tax Revenue Rockets Up, Helping Lessen the Deficit|
The budget gap last month was the smallest deficit recorded for the month of March since 2000, when economic growth was running at a much faster pace than it is today.
|ChannelNewsAsia: Philippines aims for US defence deal before Obama visit|
The Philippines said it hopes to complete a new defence accord with the United States ahead of a visit by President Barack Obama this month as a territorial dispute with China simmers.
|BBC: Hard disk pioneer Stuart Parkin wins Millennium Prize|
Leo Kelion: His innovations have led to a huge expansion of data acquisition and storage capacities, which in turn have underpinned the evolution of large data centres and cloud services, social networks, music and film distribution online.
|ABCNews: Top 5 Worst Stretching Mistakes|
Stretching feels great and increases flexibility when done the right way. But not preparing properly or doing the stretch incorrectly can lead to injuries and inflexibility?the exact opposite of the results you want.
|NBCNews: Stimulator Helps Paralyzed Men Move Again|
Four men paralyzed after bad spinal cord injuries can all move their legs again, thanks to an electrical stimulator.
|CNN: California's Hispanic milestone|
If state demographers are correct, in the nation's most populous state, which is home to more than 1 in 10 Americans, Hispanics will soon overtake whites to become the state's largest racial/ethnic group. Demographers predict that sometime this spring in California, Hispanics will make up 39% of the population while non-Hispanic whites will account for 38.8%.
|CBSNews: Jeb Bush calls some illegal immigration an "act of love"|
Putting himself directly at odds with many in his party, Jeb Bush said Sunday that many immigrants who come to the country illegally do so as "an act of love" rather than a crime.
|ABCNews: 11 ?Fitness Foods? to Help You Get in Shape Faster|
Cynthia Sass (Health.com): Here are 11 foods currently on my "eats for athletes" list, the research behind why they deserve a place on your training table, and simple, healthy ways to take advantage of their benefits.
|CNNMoney: Microsoft makes Windows 8.1 mouse-friendly|
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) Microsoft will send out a free update to Windows 8.1 next week that will improve the experience for mouse and keyboard users. Since its release nearly two years ago, Windows 8 has been a work in progress. Microsoft's latest update will get it closer to a finished state.
|ABCNews: Circumcision rates declining in U.S., study says|
Circumcision for male infants is becoming less common in the U.S., according to new data published in Mayo Clinic Proceedings. The paper also finds that over their lifetime, half of all uncircumcised males will contract a medical condition related to their foreskin.
|CBSNews: Too much running tied to shorter lifespan, studies find|
The researchers behind the newest study on the issue say people who get either no exercise or high-mileage runners both tend to have shorter lifespans than moderate runners.
|CNET: Why I?m glad I never abandoned Android for an iPhone|
Jason Cipriani/CNET: Right now, Android has surpassed iOS to become the most powerful, advanced, flexible, and frankly, exciting mobile technology on the planet.
|CNN: Does God have a prayer in Hollywood?|
A decade after ?The Passion of the Christ? surprised Hollywood, rankled liberals and raked in $600 million worldwide, big studios are backing a flotilla of faith-based films. In addition to ?Noah,? there?s ?Son of God? from 20th Century Fox, which came out in March and is culled from the History Channel?s megahit miniseries, "The Bible." In April, Sony Pictures will release ?Heaven is For Real,? based on the bestselling book and produced by Bishop T.D. Jakes, a Texas megachurch pastor and multimedia entrepreneur. The movie ?Exodus,? directed by Ridley Scott and starring Christian Bale as Moses, is scheduled for December. So, too, is ?Mary, Mother of Christ,? which is billed as a prequel to Mel Gibson?s ?Passion.?
|BBCNews: Putin calls Obama to discuss Ukraine|
Russia's Vladimir Putin has telephoned President Barack Obama to discuss the US proposal for a diplomatic solution to the crisis in Ukraine.
|CNN: Ukraine prepares for war|
CNN - Because of Russia's occupation of Crimea and Putin's militarist rhetoric, many Ukrainians are certain that war is inevitable. Prime Minister Arsenii Yatseniuk warned Moscow on March 20 that Ukraine's response to a Russian invasion would be vigorous.