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What Archbishop Romero's Beatification Means For El Salvador Today

Fri, 2015-05-22 12:29

Saturday's ceremony ends a long battle for recognition of the staunch defender of the poor assassinated in 1980. But some say the violence-wracked country is no better off now than it was then.

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Obama: Camden, N.J. Police A Model For Improving Community Relations

Fri, 2015-05-22 12:26

"Wherever you walk around, there goes a cop," says one resident, who is happy with the changes in the city. But some critics still see evidence of old-school police tactics that they say don't work.

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The Future Of Cardiology Will Be Shown In 3-D

Fri, 2015-05-22 11:41

The Living Heart Project aims to create a detailed simulation of the human heart that doctors and engineers can use to test experimental treatments and interventions.

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Thai Authorities Arrest Protesters On Anniversary Of 2014 Coup

Fri, 2015-05-22 11:39

At least 13 people were arrested in the capital, Bangkok, and seven others in the country's northeast after they staged protests against Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha's rule.

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ISIS Affiliate Claims Responsibility For Suicide Attack In Saudi Arabia

Fri, 2015-05-22 10:32

The bombing of a Shiite mosque killed at least 19 people. The claim of responsibility is a first for the extremist group involving an attack inside the kingdom.

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Who Let The Dogs In? We Did, About 30,000 Years Ago

Fri, 2015-05-22 09:32

A new study suggests that canis familiaris split from wolves much earlier than the 11,000 to 16,000 years ago that was long assumed.

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State Department To Release Clinton Emails Today

Fri, 2015-05-22 08:04

The department said it will release the first batch of 296 emails from the former secretary of state's email accounts, which were provided to the Select Committee on Benghazi in February.

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A Desk That Can Take A Ton Of Earthquake Rubble

Fri, 2015-05-22 08:03

It's fairly light, costs $35 per student and could save lives in earthquake zones. But not everyone thinks this quake-proof desk is a good idea.

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Your Roommate In The Nursing Home Might Be A Bedbug

Fri, 2015-05-22 07:14

If you're in a medical facility, bedbugs should not be on your worry list. But infestations of the bloodsucking insects in nursing homes and hospitals are on the rise.

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Covered California Votes To Cap What Patients Pay For Pricey Drugs

Fri, 2015-05-22 06:46

The agency that administers Obamacare in California moved to make expensive medicines more affordable in 2016. In most plans, patients will pay no more than $150 or $250 a month.

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2 Biker Rallies: One White, One Black — One 'Badass,' The Other, Just 'Bad'

Fri, 2015-05-22 05:48

A pair of motorcycle rallies in Myrtle Beach, S.C. — one black, one white — tell us a lot about who gets the benefit of the doubt when it comes to biker culture.

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A Wedding And A Challenge: Lebanese Couples Fight For Civil Marriage

Fri, 2015-05-22 05:34

No one ever said marriage was easy, but in Lebanon, it's even harder: The country has 15 sets of matrimonial laws for 18 different religions and sects. Activists want the right to civil marriages.

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A Wedding And A Challenge: Lebanese Couples Fight For Civil Marriage

Fri, 2015-05-22 05:33

No one ever said marriage was easy, but in Lebanon, it's even harder: The country has 15 sets of matrimonial laws for 18 different religions and sects. Activists want the right to civil marriages.

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Pipeline Operator: Possibly Months Before Cause Of Calif. Spill Found

Fri, 2015-05-22 05:04

Plains All American, the company that operates the pipeline, says it has yet to uncover the problem. So far, 9,000 gallons of sludge have been removed from a nine-miles stretch of Calif. coast.

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Islamic State Reportedly Seizes Last Syria-Iraq Border Crossing

Fri, 2015-05-22 04:04

The checkpoint at al-Tanf, known as al-Waleed in Iraq, has been seized, according to a British-based monitoring group that says ISIS fighters now control half of Syria.

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An Irreplaceable Replacement, This Sub Gets The Job Done

Fri, 2015-05-22 04:03

Josephine Brewington, from Indiana, is the 2015 Substitute Teacher of the Year.

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How Do You Motivate Kids To Stop Skipping School?

Fri, 2015-05-22 03:36

A study in an Indian slum tried promising a reward: Improve your attendance, and you'll get a small treat. But for third-graders, sometimes these incentive schemes can do more harm than good.

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Irish Voters Decide Whether To Legalize Same-Sex Marriage

Fri, 2015-05-22 03:15

Polls show the "yes" vote is stronger in the conservative, predominately Catholic country. But public opinion surveys could be masking a "shy no vote," observers say.

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In America's Heartland, Heroin Crisis Is Hitting Too Close To Home

Thu, 2015-05-21 23:57

Midwest and Southwest states struggle with an influx of heroin being sold for cheap by Mexican cartels. In one community, a spike in heroin-related deaths has everyone on high alert.

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Census Reveals Universe Of Marine Microbes At Bottom Of The Food Chain

Thu, 2015-05-21 23:55

The ocean's tiniest inhabitants — including bacteria, plankton, krill — are food for most everything that swims or floats. Now, scientists have completed a count of this vast and diverse hidden world.

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