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Cheap Eats: A Cookbook For Eating Well On A Food Stamp Budget

Mon, 2015-07-27 12:22

A Canadian scholar was unimpressed with the cookbooks available for people on food stamps in the U.S. So she decided to come up with her own set of tips and recipes for eating well on $4 a day.

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Fleeing To Haiti, They Put Their Faith In 'God And Government'

Mon, 2015-07-27 12:21

Thousands of residents of the Dominican Republic — many of Haitian descent — have been stripped of citizenship. Facing deportation, they've moved into camps. Now they're living in limbo.

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Malaysia, Cuba Taken Off U.S. Human Trafficking Blacklist

Mon, 2015-07-27 11:41

Many human rights advocates and U.S. lawmakers say the upgrade has more to do with politics than with the facts on the ground in those countries.

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Major League Soccer Gambles On Star Power Of Aging Foreign Players

Mon, 2015-07-27 10:41

Italian midfielder Andrea Pirlo is one of a number of older European stars to sign with an MLS team. While their presence may boost the league, it's led to criticism of MLS as a "retirement home."

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Australia's Jehovah's Witnesses Failed To Report 1,006 Alleged Child Sex Abuses

Mon, 2015-07-27 10:07

That was the finding presented by a national inquiry on the sexual abuse of children that was launched in 2013. According to the inquiry, church elders also destroyed records about the allegations.

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Tweets welcoming #ObamaInEthiopia

Mon, 2015-07-27 09:10

One of the many burning questions: "Can we get footage of President Obama eating injera?"

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'Offensive,' 'Sad': Reaction To Huckabee's Holocaust 'Oven' Reference

Mon, 2015-07-27 08:28

Presidential candidate Mike Huckabee said over the weekend that President Obama's Iran deal is so bad it will "take the Israelis and march them to the door of the oven."

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Experiment In Coordinated Care For Medicare Failed To Show Savings

Mon, 2015-07-27 08:05

The test aimed to help high-risk Medicare patients navigate the health care maze. But after three years, expected improvements in quality and savings failed to materialize.

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New 'Daily Show' Host Trevor Noah Tries Out New Jokes On Racism, Ebola

Mon, 2015-07-27 07:39

The South African comic, who assumes the reins of the Comedy Central series on September 28, did a show in D.C. this weekend. Here's a sample of his comedy stylings.

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The Toughest Job In Education? Maybe Not

Mon, 2015-07-27 07:03

The assistant principal has a lot on her plate. But that job is where future school leaders come from. Some districts are trying to make sure APs get the training they need.

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A Week Later, Milwaukee Police Still On The Hunt For 'Lion-Like' Animal

Mon, 2015-07-27 06:34

Police have been receiving reports of a large "lion-like" animal roaming the city, but over the weekend police confirmed a sighting.

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In Ethiopia, Obama Calls For An End To Oppressive Tactics

Mon, 2015-07-27 04:08

During a joint press conference with Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, Obama said that a country is more successful when "all voices are being heard."

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Republicans Stand Against Cuba Change Despite Public Opinion Shift

Mon, 2015-07-27 02:51

Americans views of the Cuba embargo have reversed in the last 20 years. But Republicans are standing firmly against President Obama's policy change to open up relations with the island nation.

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Bobbi Kristina Brown, 22-Year-Old Daughter Of Whitney Houston, Dies

Mon, 2015-07-27 02:40

Brown, who grew up in the shadow of fame and dysfunction, had spent six months at a hospital after being found unresponsive in a bathtub at her home.

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Major Flaw In Android Phones Would Let Hackers In With Just A Text

Mon, 2015-07-27 02:01

A severe flaw in Android, the world's most popular smartphone operating system, would let hackers take over with just a text message.

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Moderate Muslims Counter Islamic State Propaganda With Own Media Strategy

Mon, 2015-07-27 01:09

The group, based out of Indiana, hopes its series of web videos will help to dispel the propaganda that they say has hijacked their faith.

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Beneath Alaskan Wildfires, A Hidden Threat: Long-Frozen Carbon's Thaw

Mon, 2015-07-27 01:08

As millions of acres of forests burn across the state this summer, there's growing concern about what impact that might have on permafrost — and how melting permafrost might affect climate change.

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A Scientist Deploys Light And Sound To Reveal The Brain

Sun, 2015-07-26 23:57

Try to look inside the brain and you're not going to get very far. But photoacoustic imaging may be a solution for the shortcomings of conventional imaging. It uses lasers to make the brain sing.

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Senior Senate Republicans Rebuke Cruz After He Criticizes McConnell

Sun, 2015-07-26 23:31

The drama came as the Senate defeated a procedural vote to repeal President Obama's health care law and took a step toward reviving the federal Export-Import Bank, both amendments on a highway bill.

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Bobbi Kristina Brown, Whitney Houston's Daughter, Has Died, Says Family

Sun, 2015-07-26 17:41

A representative for the Houston family has said the daughter of the late entertainer and R&B singer Bobby Brown has died, about 7 months after she was found face-down and unresponsive in a bathtub.

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