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Hillary Clinton's Three-Word Gaffe: 'All Lives Matter'

Wed, 2015-06-24 08:08

Speaking about her mother at a church on Tuesday, Clinton said what had kept her mother going was "kindness along the way from someone who believed she mattered. All lives matter."

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Genetically Modified Salmon: Coming To A River Near You?

Wed, 2015-06-24 08:08

Scientists are trying to predict what might happen if genetically modified salmon escaped growth facilities. It's a scenario often raised by critics who don't want the FDA to approve sale of the fish.

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Survival Of The Greenest Beer? Breweries Adapt To A Changing Climate

Wed, 2015-06-24 07:51

Breweries are grappling with more weather extremes — heat waves, snowy winters, heavy rains and drought. Many are coming up with creative ways to adjust to their changing environments.

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Vietnam Is Having Condom Problems — And That's A Good Thing

Wed, 2015-06-24 07:51

New prosperity brings new problems. For example: What does a government do when aid money for condom handouts is dwindling?

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Yoink! Dad Nabs Foul Ball While Holding Baby At Cubs Game

Wed, 2015-06-24 07:39

Cubs fan Keith Hartley got a round of applause for focusing on making the catch – and not disturbing his infant son Isaac, who kept enjoying his bottle while his dad lunged over the rain tarp.

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When Does Workplace Wellness Become Coercive?

Wed, 2015-06-24 07:19

A small but growing number of employers tie financial incentives to losing weight and exercising. The cost of nonparticipation can be so high that critics question whether workers have a true choice.

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Freddie Gray Autopsy Report Details Homicide, Newspaper Says

Wed, 2015-06-24 06:00

The death of Baltimore man Freddie Gray was a homicide due to a "high-energy injury" to his spine that resulted from "acts of omission" by the police, according to The Baltimore Sun.

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That's Not Fair! Crime And Punishment In A Preschooler's Mind

Wed, 2015-06-24 04:54

Children as young as 3 years old will step in to right the wrong if they see someone being mistreated, a study finds. But they aren't as keen as 5-year-olds to dole out punishment.

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Over-Aged: Chinese Authorities Seize Decades-Old Meat

Wed, 2015-06-24 04:53

The thousands of tons of meat has an estimated value of more than $480 million – but it also posed serious health risks, officials said.

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French Are Fuming Over Report That NSA Spied On 3 Presidents

Wed, 2015-06-24 03:43

According to one document published by WikiLeaks, "the main sticking point" for President Nicolas Sarkozy back in 2010 was "the U.S. desire to continue spying on France."

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5 Things You Should Know About Bobby Jindal

Wed, 2015-06-24 03:03

Once seen as a rising star in the GOP, the 44-year old Indian-American has seen his presidential hopes dim even before he gets in, as he's expected to do.

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#StreetsAndBeats: How Do Cops And Communities Build Trust?

Wed, 2015-06-24 02:03

Michel Martin hosts a live storytelling event around police and community relations in Los Angeles. Join the online conversation by using #StreetsAndBeats.

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Bulgaria Steps Up Efforts Against Drug Trafficking Across Its Borders

Wed, 2015-06-24 01:05

Bulgaria has long been a drug trafficking hub. As recently as the the 1990s, the government looked the other way. Now an EU member, it's working to stop the flow of Afghan heroin into Europe.

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A Thorn For Russia, Georgia's Ex-President Pops Up In Ukraine

Tue, 2015-06-23 23:42

As president of Georgia, Mikheil Saakashvili boldly took on much larger Russia in a 2008. He promptly lost. Now he's a governor in another country, Ukraine, which is also doing battle with Russia.

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VA's Response To NPR Story On Broken Promises To Vets Exposed To Mustard Gas

Tue, 2015-06-23 15:02

NPR reported today that the Department of Veterans Affairs didn't locate and compensate some 4,000 men exposed to mustard gas during World War II.

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Judge Declares Mistrial In Vanderbilt Rape Case

Tue, 2015-06-23 14:43

Defense attorneys for the two convicted football players successfully argued that a juror had intentionally withheld information that he was raped.

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What's Trending On Instagram? A Battle With Twitter

Tue, 2015-06-23 14:33

Instagram wants to be a source for your news. The photo-sharing app is rolling out an update that features trending tags and a beefed-up search tool that should help it compete with Twitter.

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A Recipe For Success With Two Student Groups That Often Struggle

Tue, 2015-06-23 13:57

When it comes to test scores, students at Michigan's Brimley Elementary School are well above the state average. About half its students are Native Americans, many are from low-income families.

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As Consumer Tastes Shift, An Old Food Giant Gets A New Makeover

Tue, 2015-06-23 13:56

General Mills is one of the world's most successful food companies, with iconic brands like Green Giant. But fast-changing tastes are forcing it and other food firms to innovate to stay relevant.

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State Department Computer Glitch Creates A Visa Nightmare

Tue, 2015-06-23 13:17

The problem has had a wide impact, keeping farmworkers, Ultimate Fighting Championship athletes and foreign students from entering the U.S. The agency has 100 experts working on a fix.

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