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Denmark Might Be Winning The Global Race To Prevent Food Waste

Tue, 2015-09-01 09:41

According to a recent report from the Danish government, Danes now throw away 25 percent less food than they did five years ago. Supermarkets are doing their part by selling older food at a discount.

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California's Prisons Will Change Solitary Confinement Rules

Tue, 2015-09-01 08:37

The state is agreeing to stop placing inmates in solitary confinement solely because of a gang affiliation. The changes could move more than 1,500 inmates out of solitary.

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Are Statins Bad For Me? Personalized Medicine Can't Yet Say

Tue, 2015-09-01 08:22

Statins made her feel wretched, so she took a DNA test to find out why. But even the doctor with the genetic testing company admits that the test doesn't tell you much more than you already know.

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Thai Prime Minister Says 'Main Suspect' In Bangkok Bombing Arrested

Tue, 2015-09-01 08:09

Authorities say a second foreigner has been arrested in connection with last month's deadly bombing and that three more arrest warrants have been issued.

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Just 2 Russian Bros Working Out, Grilling Steak, Drinking Tea

Tue, 2015-09-01 07:38

Newly released pictures of President Vladimir Putin show him working out at a gym and grilling steaks with his prime minister. It may be part of a government effort to boost Putin's approval ratings.

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The Black Cowboys Of Florida

Tue, 2015-09-01 07:04

For many Floridians, the tradition of African-American cattle ranchers is an integral part of the state's rich story.

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Prosecutor Says Texas Gunman 'Unloaded The Entire Pistol Into Deputy'

Tue, 2015-09-01 06:24

Harris County District Attorney Devon Anderson says Miles ran up behind Sheriff Deputy Darren Goforth and shot him 15 times.

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3 Ways September Could Be A Challenging Month For Trump

Tue, 2015-09-01 05:04

Donald Trump has had a good summer. But he will face some hurdles in the next 30 days that could affect the future of his campaign, unless they don't.

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Despite High Court Ruling, Kentucky Clerk Denies Marriage Licences

Tue, 2015-09-01 04:36

Kim Davis, the Rowan County clerk in Kentucky, refused to issue any marriage license on Tuesday, saying she is waiting for the result of an appeal. Davis cited religious objections for her actions.

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During Holy Year, Pope Will Let Priests Forgive Women Who Had Abortions

Tue, 2015-09-01 04:13

According to church teaching, abortion is a sin so grave that anyone who gets one or performs one is automatically excommunicated. Forgiveness was usually only given by senior church officials.

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5 Skills President Obama Will Need To Survive A Day With Bear Grylls

Tue, 2015-09-01 03:04

While in Alaska, President Obama will be a guest on a survival show that takes celebrities into the wilderness to eat mice, repel off cliffs and more.

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Hungary Closes Budapest Train Station To Migrants Traveling To Western Europe

Tue, 2015-09-01 03:00

Authorities had been allowing migrants to travel without checking passports but on Tuesday, the station was closed and migrants began protesting.

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg And Sandra Day O'Connor, 'Sisters In Law'

Tue, 2015-09-01 01:01

A new book details that the women were not personal friends, but they were strong allies on the Supreme Court bench, especially in the legal fight for women's equality.

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After Government's Greenlight, Commercial Drones Set To Take Off

Tue, 2015-09-01 01:00

The FAA has granted 1,300 permits that allow commercial firms to operate drones for everything from selling real estate to inspecting utility lines. But there's concern over some recent close calls.

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Aim For At Least 7 Hours Of Sleep Nightly To Fend Off A Cold

Tue, 2015-09-01 00:48

Just a couple extra hours can make a real difference, a study shows. Adults who slept only five or six hours were four times more likely to get sick when exposed to a common cold virus.

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Fishing, Cooking And A Yup'ik Upbringing Made Alaska's Health Commissioner

Tue, 2015-09-01 00:47

Alaska's health commissioner spends her summers working on policy issues by day and fishing for salmon for the winter on nights and weekends with her family who belong to the Yup'ik people.

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Fight To Save The Sage Grouse Finds Friends In All Corners Of The West

Tue, 2015-09-01 00:43

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will decide whether to list the greater sage grouse as endangered. Many groups, including some oil and gas firms and a conservation group don't want that to happen.

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Back To School? Back To The Piggy Bank

Tue, 2015-09-01 00:42

So your kid is off to college. You've spent months navigating the financial aid process and meticulously budgeted for all sorts of out-of-pocket expenses ... or so you thought.

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Boosting Family Leave Is Often About Getting Workers To Stay

Tue, 2015-09-01 00:41

Nestle, Netflix and Microsoft are among several major employers that have announced big increases in family leave benefits this year. The moves are seen as essential as companies compete for talent.

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10 Highlights From The 7,000 Released Clinton Emails

Mon, 2015-08-31 19:08

The State Department released the latest — and largest — batch of Hillary Clinton's emails Monday from her time as secretary of state.

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