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Who's Dreaming Now? Obama Opponents Do A Weapons Check On Immigration

Fri, 2014-11-21 03:55

At the Republican Governors Association meeting in Florida, 2016 presidential contenders vied to be the most outraged. But here too, the focus was less on the policy than on the unilateral process.

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Still Reeling From SCOTUS Decision, Aereo Files For Bankruptcy

Fri, 2014-11-21 03:37

The streaming company's founder said fallout from a Supreme Court ruling in favor of TV networks proved "too difficult to overcome."

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U.S. Transfers 5 Guantanamo Detainees To Georgia, Slovakia

Fri, 2014-11-21 02:36

Four of them become the first Yemeni detainees to be transferred since 2010. There are still 143 men at the American prison in Guantanamo.

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Blind From Birth, But Able To Use Sound To 'See' Faces

Fri, 2014-11-21 00:19

The area of the brain that recognizes faces can use sound instead of sight. That recent discovery suggests facial recognition is so important to humans that it's part of our most basic wiring.

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Mama Stamberg's Cranberry Relish Put To The Test At Amish Market

Fri, 2014-11-21 00:18

A woman on the Eastern Shore of Maryland said she'd love to make and sell Susan Stamberg's mother-in-law's famous cranberry relish. Naturally, Stamberg had to inspect the operation and try it out.

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Colleges Straddle Line Between Assault Prevention And Victim Blaming

Fri, 2014-11-21 00:17

When it comes to raising assault awareness among would-be-victims, figuring out what to say has been complicated for schools. Some that have tried have been criticized for putting the onus on victims.

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Snowed-Out Buffalo Bills To Play Jets In Detroit

Fri, 2014-11-21 00:10

The Bills were to play at home on Sunday against the New York Jets. The NFL moved the game to Monday night, and the two teams will face off in Detroit.

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'I Will Not Sit Idly By' And Other Congressional Tweets On Immigration

Thu, 2014-11-20 17:14

Congress is out of session until the first week of December, so many members are weighing in on the president's speech on Twitter and other platforms — with mixed reactions.

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WATCH: President Obama's Speech On Immigration

Thu, 2014-11-20 16:39

Obama defied congressional Republicans by announcing a plan that shields up to 5 million immigrants from deportation.

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Moderate Drinker Or Alcoholic? Many Americans Fall In Between

Thu, 2014-11-20 14:23

A study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds that 1 in 3 adults drinks excessively. That means eight or more drinks per week for women, and 15 or more drinks a week for men.

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At GOP Governors Meeting, Immigration Casts A Wide Shadow

Thu, 2014-11-20 14:12

After a successful 2014 election season, the nation's GOP governors gathered to talk about policy issues and bask in their victories. But President Obama's immigration plans dominated the discussion.

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Obama Will Announce Relief For Up To 5 Million Immigrants

Thu, 2014-11-20 14:00

Defying congressional Republicans, President Obama will defer the deportation of the undocumented parents of U.S. citizens and will also prioritize the deportation of criminals.

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The Whole World Is Fat! And That Ends Up Costing Two Trillion A Year

Thu, 2014-11-20 13:30

Nearly a third of us are overweight, and some of the worst rates of obesity are in the developing world. All this corpulence takes a huge economic toll — two trillion dollars a year.

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Alabama Settlement Could Be Model For Handling Poor Defendants In Ferguson, Mo.

Thu, 2014-11-20 13:18

The city of Montgomery, Ala., was sued by a group of people who said they were jailed when they couldn't pay court fines and fees. Now the city has agreed to take steps to help those too poor to pay.

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Debate: Should Physician-Assisted Suicide Be Legal?

Thu, 2014-11-20 12:46

Several states allow doctors, in certain circumstances, to help terminally ill people end their lives. The emotionally charged issue is at the center of the latest Intelligence Squared U.S. debate.

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White House Acknowledges Over-Counting Obamacare Signups

Thu, 2014-11-20 12:40

The administration said some people who had dental plans separate from their health care coverage were mistakenly counted twice. The GOP says it was a deliberate attempt to inflate the numbers.

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7 Questions About The President's Immigration Plan Answered

Thu, 2014-11-20 12:29

The president's executive action will grant temporary relief to some of the more than 11 million immigrants who are living in the United States illegally. Here's what you should know.

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How To Catch A Cattle Thief

Thu, 2014-11-20 12:24

Cattle theft has been making a major comeback. A drought in the West has meant higher beef prices, making cattle an attractive target for thieves.

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Why Working With Young Children Is (Still) A Dead-End Job

Thu, 2014-11-20 12:08

Twenty-five years after a landmark report, a follow-up study finds childcare workers still earning about the same as fast food workers.

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What Diabetes Costs You, Even If You Don't Have The Disease

Thu, 2014-11-20 11:51

Diabetes costs the United States $322 billion a year, or $1,000 for each American. That's 48 percent more than it was just five years ago.

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