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Scientists Discover Evidence of a 435,000-Year-Old Murder

2 hours 40 min ago

Scientists say it's not just a murder from another era, but also part of one of the earliest mass graves.

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Fact Check: 3 Questions Answered About Bill Clinton's LLC

3 hours 46 min ago

Does Bill Clinton have a secret corporation that he is using to hide money? Is it intended to pay a lower tax rate? Or is it something else entirely?

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Tracy Morgan, Wal-Mart Settle Lawsuit Over Truck-Limousine Crash

4 hours 54 sec ago

The actor sued the retail giant for negligence last year after he was seriously injured in a crash in which his limousine was struck by a Wal-Mart truck traveling 20 mph over the speed limit.

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Danish Broadcaster Says Killing Of Rabbit On Air Highlighted Hypocrisy

4 hours 12 min ago

The rabbit was clubbed to death during a debate on animal cruelty. Radio24syv says it wanted a debate about the hypocrisy toward perceptions of cruelty toward animals. Critics aren't buying it.

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Map: Where (And How) The Government Can Execute People

5 hours 48 min ago

Nebraska just repealed its death penalty. Here's a look at where the law stands in your state.

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On The Road To Recovery, Detroit Property Taxes Aren't Helping

5 hours 54 min ago

Even with cheap rent, the cost of doing business is high. With the nation's highest commercial property taxes, one business mogul says this stunts entrepreneurship in a city that needs more jobs.

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Nebraska Repeals Death Penalty, But U.S. Isn't Quite Ready To Abandon It

6 hours 4 min ago

Cost and lethal-injection complications have led some states to reconsider the death penalty. U.S. support for the practice has declined over the last two decades, but three-in-five still support it.

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Bugs: Not What's For Dinner — Until They're Tastier, Maybe

6 hours 22 min ago

A U.K. researcher says the environmental argument for eating bugs isn't working on its own. She says chefs and policymakers must "make insect dishes appeal as food, not just a way to save the planet."

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For Next President, The Fight Against Extremism Will Hit Closer To Home

6 hours 32 min ago

The so-called Islamic State is endlessly creative in trying to get young men and women to leave home to Syria and Iraq. It's something the next president will have to wrestle with from Day 1.

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Rick Santorum Announces Presidential Run

6 hours 36 min ago

The former Republican senator from Pennsylvania appeals to his party's social conservatives. Rick Santorum won the Iowa caucuses in 2012, but this time around he faces a crowded Republican field.

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Questions Remain About How To Use Data From License Plate Scanners

7 hours 23 min ago

The scanners are standard equipment for police, but what's not settled is what happens to all the data collected. That data can link people to certain addresses and flag unusual activity.

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Women Fight Their Way Through Army's Grueling Ranger School

7 hours 23 min ago

Two years after the Defense Department lifted the ban on women serving in combat units, the Army is allowing women to go through the training program for soldiers who aspire to be infantry leaders.

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A Top Medical School Revamps Requirements To Lure English Majors

7 hours 23 min ago

Many of the students at Mount Sinai's medical school in New York majored in English or history, and never took the MCAT. The school sees that diversity among its students as a great strength.

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Iowa Group Divorces Itself From Controversial Marriage Pledge

7 hours 31 min ago

An anti-same-sex-marriage pledge from a social-conservative group included a lot more than that in 2012. Looking to avoid the backlash it created in the last presidential election, the group nixed it.

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In This Test Kitchen, The Secret To A Great Cookbook Is Try, Try Again

8 hours 10 min ago

Yotam Ottolenghi and his partner have a thriving food empire that includes wildly successful cookbooks. We go inside their London test kitchen as recipes are put through their paces.

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Research Chimps Get Their Day In Court In New York

8 hours 45 min ago

But neither Hercules nor Leo, who are at the center of a legal battle over whether chimpanzees should have the same legal rights as people, were physically present in the Manhattan courtroom today.

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U.S. Finalizes Rules To Protect Rivers, Streams From Pollution

9 hours 52 min ago

The regulations are intended to clarify recent court decisions on which bodies of water are protected, but many farmers and congressional Republicans oppose what they call an EPA "land grab."

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Supreme Court Says Locals Can Make Pill-Makers Pay For Drug Disposal

10 hours 16 min ago

The court decision means companies are on the hook for helping at least some consumers in California safely dispose of leftover pills and other medicine. Similar measures are in the works elsewhere.

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Scott Walker Says Ultrasounds Are 'Just A Cool Thing'

11 hours 1 min ago

Speaking about his state's law that requires an ultrasound before an abortion, the Wisconsin governor said he meets people all the time who are excited to show him ultrasounds of their grandkids.

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Nebraska Governor's Veto Of Death Penalty Repeal Sets Up Override Vote

11 hours 12 min ago

Thirty votes are needed in the state's unicameral Legislature to override Gov. Pete Ricketts' veto. The vote is expected to be close.

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