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Judy Woodruff Recalls Assassination Attempt On President Reagan

Mon, 2015-03-30 11:28

John Hinckley Jr. tried to kill President Reagan on March 30, 1981. Reporter Judy Woodruff, then with NBC News, was there.

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The Hidden Costs Of Teacher Turnover

Mon, 2015-03-30 11:10

Constant churn costs billions. Professor Richard Ingersoll says schools can fix this without spending a dime.

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Elizabeth Warren On Hillary Clinton And Running For President

Mon, 2015-03-30 11:03

The darling of the left again denied any interest in running for president in an interview with WBUR's Here & Now. But her politics — and followers — will have an influence on Hillary Clinton.

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Grocery Stores Are Losing You. Here's How They Plan To Win You Back

Mon, 2015-03-30 10:40

Grocers are losing customers to smaller markets, convenience stores and online shopping. The competition is forcing chains to innovate with in-store restaurants, delivery service and more.

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Want To Do A Little Astrophysics? This App Detects Cosmic Rays

Mon, 2015-03-30 10:34

Two physicists keen to detect a a very rare, high energy particle think you and I can help. The researchers are working on an app that would allow any smartphone to detect rare particles from space.

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Prosecution Rests In Case Against Admitted Boston Marathon Bomber

Mon, 2015-03-30 10:26

The prosecution ended on an emotional note: detailing all of the physical damage one of the bombs inflicted on 8-year-old Martin Richard.

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Ex-Feds Accused Of Pocketing Bitcoins During Investigation

Mon, 2015-03-30 09:52

Both officials — one with the Secret Service and the other with the Drug Enforcement Administration — were on a task force investigating the Silk Road online marketplace.

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Ex-Israeli Leader Ehud Olmert Found Guilty Of Corruption

Mon, 2015-03-30 08:41

Monday's decision reversed a 2012 ruling that had acquitted the former prime minister. He was convicted last year on separate corruption charges.

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Doctors With Cancer Push California To Allow Aid In Dying

Mon, 2015-03-30 08:23

Dr. Dan Swangard doesn't know if he would take lethal medications to hasten death. But as someone with metastatic cancer, he wants to have that choice. He's part of a suit to change California law.

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An Unexpected Wilderness Cam At Britain's 10 Downing Street

Mon, 2015-03-30 08:19

Photographers who staked out the prime minister's residence in London today captured images of a fox slinking past the door of the famous building.

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Bill Gates Tells The World: Get Ready For The Next Epidemic

Mon, 2015-03-30 07:26

In a strongly worded essay in The New England Journal of Medicine, the philanthropist calls for a global system to respond to future medical emergencies. We ask experienced Ebola hands to weigh in.

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Sandwich Monday: The Passover Sandwich

Mon, 2015-03-30 07:24

For this week's Sandwich Monday, we introduce our non-Jewish colleagues to the wonders of the Passover lunch. Manischewitz rules this meal.

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1 Death Reported Outside NSA After Car Tried To Ram Security Gate

Mon, 2015-03-30 07:21

A car that was intercepted near the security gate of the National Security Agency's headquarters at Fort Meade, Md., was fired upon Monday morning, killing one suspect and injuring another.

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Indiana Republicans Say They Will Seek To Clarify Religious Freedom Law

Mon, 2015-03-30 07:16

The Religious Freedom Restoration Act stoked controversy almost from the moment it was passed by the state's GOP-dominated Legislature and signed by Gov. Mike Pence on Thursday.

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Oops: World Leaders' Personal Data Mistakenly Released

Mon, 2015-03-30 06:57

An Australian immigration official accidentally exposed passport details, dates of birth and other personal information for 31 world leaders during last year's the G-20 summit in Brisbane.

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Bangladeshi Blogger Hacked To Death; 2 Alleged Attackers Arrested

Mon, 2015-03-30 06:39

Washiqur Rahman's killing comes a month after a deadly attack by Islamists on Bangladeshi-American blogger Avijit Roy in the country's capital.

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Five Thoughts On Trevor Noah Taking Over 'The Daily Show'

Mon, 2015-03-30 06:31

South African comedian Trevor Noah was announced Monday as the next host of The Daily Show. It might not be the most obvious pick, but why make the most obvious pick?

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Trevor Noah Will Replace Jon Stewart As Host Of 'The Daily Show'

Mon, 2015-03-30 05:04

Comedy Central President Michele Ganeless says that Trevor Noah "has a huge international following and is poised to explode here in America."

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Germanwings Crash: Search Crews Isolate DNA, Seek Second Black Box

Mon, 2015-03-30 04:53

To aid the recovery effort, an access road is being built into the remote area in the French Alps where the plane crashed, killing 150 people.

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Sticking Points In Iran Nuclear Talks: Sanctions And A Fuel Stockpile

Mon, 2015-03-30 03:26

With Tuesday's deadline for an international agreement on Iran's nuclear program approaching, foreign ministers from Iran and six world powers are trying to hash out a deal.

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