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The Windows 8 News app is popping up alerts. How do I make it stop? [duplicate]

Lately I've noticed that while I'm doing other things on my Windows 8 PC, the Windows 8 News app will pop up an alert in the upper-right corner now and then about a news story. How do I turn that ...
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Is there a way to turn off all pop-up alerts in Windows XP?

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