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Town In Hawaii Prepares For Possible Evacuation Ahead Of Lava Flow

Mon, 2014-10-27 03:53

On the state's Big Island, the town of Pahoa is packing up to leave if the flow from Mount Kilauea continues its advance.

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Pro-Western Parties Sweep Ukraine's Parliamentary Elections

Mon, 2014-10-27 03:01

Exit polls show parties allied with President Petro Poroshenko have won a clear majority, but the results are likely to further anger Russia.

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Attacker Made Video Of Himself Before Shooting, Canadian Police Say

Mon, 2014-10-27 02:23

Police say they have "persuasive evidence" the shooting at a war memorial and Parliament building was ideologically and politically driven. The video, under analysis, will not be released for now.

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After Sunday Service, Georgia Churches Get Souls To The Polls

Mon, 2014-10-27 00:36

If Democrat Michelle Nunn wins in Georgia, it will likely be because of strong African-American voter turnout. Black churches are busing congregants to early voting locations after Sunday services.

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In Crimea, Many Signs Of Russia, Few Of Resistance

Mon, 2014-10-27 00:36

Russia's takeover of Crimea extends from the flags over government buildings to passports to the labels on wine bottles. Despite the international criticism, many Crimeans are happy to rejoin Moscow.

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Corneal Implants Might Make Reading Glasses Obsolete

Mon, 2014-10-27 00:36

For most people, the need for reading glasses is as inevitable as gray hair and wrinkles. Companies are experimenting with corneal implants to improve the ability to focus close up.

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In The Hospital, A Bad Translation Can Destroy A Life

Mon, 2014-10-27 00:36

When patient and doctor don't speak the same language, it's not enough to have an ad hoc interpreter. You need an adult fluent in both languages — who can also cut through medical jargon.

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Student Who Was Hospitalized After School Shooting In Washington Dies

Sun, 2014-10-26 22:06

A student opened fire in a cafeteria in Washington state on Friday, killing another student. A second wounded teenager died on Sunday, hospital officials said.

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U.S. Women's National Soccer Team Cements Its Dominance

Sun, 2014-10-26 18:20

The U.S. team didn't give up a single goal in the 5-game CONCACAF tournament. They capped off their performance Sunday with a near-perfect 6-0 game against Costa Rica.

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N.Y., N.J. Say Quarantine Will Keep Some People At Home, Not At Hospitals

Sun, 2014-10-26 17:22

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced that individuals who may have been exposed to Ebola will be required to remain at home for three weeks. New Jersey said it, too, would allow home quarantine.

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Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff Wins Tight Re-Election Vote

Sun, 2014-10-26 16:20

Rouseff will serve a second term as president of Brazil, after a contentious and close campaign.

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Evacuations Possible As Lava Continues To Flow From Hawaii Volcano

Sun, 2014-10-26 15:23

Lava from the Kilauea volcano on the Big Island of Hawaii is approaching a rural town.

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As Downtown LA Grows, So Does Urgency To Fix Skid Row

Sun, 2014-10-26 13:56

In Los Angeles, more than a thousand people sleep on the street in cardboard boxes and tents — just a mile away from City Hall. Many want to fix Skid Row, but how to do it is extremely controversial.

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LeVar Burton Reads 'Go The [Expletive] To Sleep'

Sun, 2014-10-26 13:09

To any over-exhausted parents who suspect they're hallucinating, we assure you: Former Reading Rainbow host LeVar Burton gave a reading of the 2011 best-seller this weekend.

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After The Blackwater Convictions, A Book On Iraq's Nightmarish Reality

Sun, 2014-10-26 13:01

Four former Blackwater guards were found guilty last week in connection with a fatal shooting in 2007. Author Brian Castner recommends a book on the toll violence has taken on Iraq.

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Many Tunisians Vote In Key Test Of Arab Spring's Legacy

Sun, 2014-10-26 11:59

Voter turnout has been reported at around 60 percent of the electorate, as Tunisians cast votes in their country's first full parliamentary election Sunday.

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Pandora Hopes To Lure Musicians Backstage With Analytics

Sun, 2014-10-26 10:45

The music streaming company is making a play for artists' goodwill, announcing a new service that gives musicians access to data on who is listening to their music, when and where.

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Christie Defends Quarantine And Jabs At CDC Over Ebola

Sun, 2014-10-26 09:31

Dr. Anthony Fauci, leader of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, disagrees, says the quarantine could hamper efforts to combat the deadly outbreak in West Africa.

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Lifted On Giant Inner Tubes, An Old Tree Moves In Michigan

Sun, 2014-10-26 08:29

A 250-year-old oak tree once stood in the way of the University of Michigan's new business school — until they moved it this weekend. It wasn't easy, though, and definitely not cheap.

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Nurse Criticizes Quarantine After Negative Ebola Test, Hires Lawyer

Sun, 2014-10-26 07:57

Kaci Hickox says she doesn't have a fever; a preliminary blood test came back negative for Ebola. She reportedly hired a civil rights attorney to work for her release Sunday.

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