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1 Person Killed At High-Speed Disney World Racing Attraction

NPR News - Sun, 2015-04-12 21:54

The attraction lets racecar fans be drivers or passengers in luxurious cars such as Lamborghinis, Porsches or Ferraris.

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Clinton Announces Presidential Campaign, Hops In A Van To Iowa

NPR News - Sun, 2015-04-12 18:21

The former first lady, protected by Secret Service for 20 years, and the former secretary of state, who logged the most miles traveled ever, is headed to Iowa... in a van she calls her "Scooby" van.

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Discovery Gives New Ending To A Death At The Civil War's Close

NPR News - Sun, 2015-04-12 13:23

Hannah Reynolds, a slave, was the only civilian killed in the Battle of Appomattox Court House during the Civil War. A new discovery suggests, contrary to earlier belief, that she died a free woman.

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Hillary Clinton, Polarizing Or Misunderstood, Jumps Into Race For President

NPR News - Sun, 2015-04-12 11:26

As Clinton launches into her second presidential campaign, she'll be re-introducing herself to voters who largely think they have her figured out.

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It's Official: Hillary Clinton Announces Presidential Run

NPR News - Sun, 2015-04-12 11:11

Clinton, a former secretary of state, U.S. senator from New York and first lady, is the first Democrat to officially announce a presidential run — and she's by far the favorite to win the nomination.

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Stephen Hawking Covers Monty Python's 'Galaxy Song'

NPR News - Sun, 2015-04-12 06:49

The renowned physicist is featured in a soon-to-be-released video of the classic song from the 1983 film The Meaning of Life.

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