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For A Successful Future, Ford Looks To Court Teens, Car-Sharers

Tue, 2015-01-13 12:16

Melissa Block talks to Sheryl Connelly, manager of global trends and "futuring" for the Ford Motor Company, from the Detroit Auto Show about the outlook for the auto industry and what consumers can expect in the coming years.

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Five Years After 'Citizens United,' SuperPACs Continue To Grow

Tue, 2015-01-13 12:16

Just in time for the 5th anniversary of the Supreme Court's Citizens United ruling, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and his allies have created a pre-presidential campaign organization that would've been impossible before Citizens United. A new political committee will pay for Bush's pre-announcement politicking and he can help a new superPAC raise unlimited money to promote him and his issues.

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NTSB: D.C. Metro Incident Highlights Need To Improve Transit Safety

Tue, 2015-01-13 12:16

The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating a subway train incident in Washington, D.C., on Monday afternoon that left one person dead and sent dozens of passengers to local hospitals. On Tuesday, the NTSB also announced its so-called "Most Wanted List" of safety fixes for this year.

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French Parents Cautiously Send Children Back To Jewish Schools

Tue, 2015-01-13 12:16

Moshe Goldwaser's 9-year-old daughter goes to a Jewish day school in the Paris metro area. He talks to Audie Cornish about how he and his wife discussed what happened at the kosher market with their daughter and why they all feel reassured by the security provided by the French government.

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Every Day Brings New Twists In Paris Attack Investigation

Tue, 2015-01-13 12:16

Investigators are learning more about the men behind the recent attacks in Paris. They are still looking to see if there are connections to major terrorist groups overseas.

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France 'At War With Jihadism And Radical Islamism,' Prime Minister Says

Tue, 2015-01-13 12:04

But Manuel Valls said the country wasn't at war with ordinary Muslims or their religion. His remarks came ahead of a 488-to-1 vote to reauthorize French airstrikes against the Islamic State in Iraq.

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OPEC's Decision To Keep Production Steady Starts To Hit Members

Tue, 2015-01-13 10:36

Venezuela's leader was in Qatar this week seeking billions to shore up his flagging economy. Oil prices have fallen by nearly 50 percent since last year and are now near a six-year low.

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How Do We Grow To Like The Foods We Once Hated?

Tue, 2015-01-13 10:27

A psychologist says we have to be taught to like chili pepper and other foods we may initially dislike. The experience of eating it often somehow converts what's an aversion to a preference, he says.

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When Islamic Radicals Turn Moderate

Tue, 2015-01-13 10:27

The world has been focused in recent days on Muslims who have been radicalized. Here's the story of a radical who turned moderate.

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U.S. Funding of Health Research Stalls As Other Nations Rev Up

Tue, 2015-01-13 09:00

It's not just government-sponsored medical research that's dwindled in the last few years in the U.S. Drug firms have curbed their investment, too, especially in early-stage hunts for new drugs.

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Rough Morning Commute? Justice Scalia Was Right There With You

Tue, 2015-01-13 08:47

The Washington suburbanite had trouble getting to work today, leaving a key task to his boss at the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Facebook To Post Amber Alerts To Help Find Missing Kids

Tue, 2015-01-13 08:10

The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children says social networking and sharing are essential in helping to find minors who may have been abducted.

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'Watch Out, Guinea Worm, Here Comes Jimmy Carter'

Tue, 2015-01-13 08:08

Those words were written on a poster that greeted the former president on a visit to Nigeria. His Carter Center has vowed to wipe out the nasty worm. And right now we're down to 126 cases.

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Breaking Up Is Hard To Do, But Science Can Help

Tue, 2015-01-13 07:59

When your friends say it's time to stop wallowing in despair and move on, you can say that reflecting on a recent breakup can speed recovery. Oh, and maybe some Taylor Swift.

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AirAsia Search: Divers Recover 2nd Black Box

Tue, 2015-01-13 07:38

The cockpit voice recorder was removed from the Java Sea. The aircraft's flight data recorder was recovered Monday. Flight 8501 disappeared Dec. 28, killing all 162 people on board.

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143 Boko Haram Fighters Killed In Clashes With Cameroon's Military

Tue, 2015-01-13 06:38

The militants, who are waging a deadly war in Nigeria, had attacked a Cameroonian military camp in Kolofata, a government official. Nigeria's neighbors are being drawn into the battle with the group.

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'Charlie Hebdo' Editor On New Issue: 'We're Happy To Have ... Done It'

Tue, 2015-01-13 06:33

Gerard Briard said when the artist showed the staff the cover — featuring a caricature of the Prophet Muhammad — everyone burst out laughing and "jumped up for joy."

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Tax Time Gets New Ritual: Proof Of Health Insurance

Tue, 2015-01-13 05:20

The health law requires people to report their coverage status at tax time. Those without insurance or those who received subsidies will have to fill out new forms.

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Egyptian Court Overturns Hosni Mubarak's Final Conviction

Tue, 2015-01-13 04:05

The decision means the former Egyptian dictator could be set free, soon. Mubarak was toppled, after an uprising four years ago. He was tried for murder and this case was about embezzlement.

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Funerals Held In Paris, Jerusalem For Paris Attack Victims

Tue, 2015-01-13 02:46

In Paris, President François Hollande honored three police police officers. In Jerusalem, the victims of an attack on a Kosher market were buried.

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