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Supreme Court Rules Obamacare Subsidies Are Legal

Thu, 2015-06-25 06:14

The subsidies are crucial to the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, President Obama's signature achievement.

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Most Dialysis Patients Aren't Receiving The Best Treatment

Thu, 2015-06-25 06:03

More than 75 percent of new dialysis patients are at a higher risk of infection, blood clots and death because they aren't being prepared the best way for connection to blood-cleaning machines.

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ISIS Launches Push To Retake Border Town Of Kobani

Thu, 2015-06-25 05:04

The battle began with one or more car bombs set off inside the Syrian city. There are unconfirmed reports that Islamic State fighters hid themselves among refugees flooding into Kobani.

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Funerals Begin For Those Slain At Emanuel AME Church

Thu, 2015-06-25 04:28

Both the Rev. Sharonda Singleton, 45, and Ethel Lance, 71, were integral members of Emanuel African Methodist Church.

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Dixie's Long Journey From Democratic Stronghold To Republican Redoubt

Thu, 2015-06-25 03:03

Many a great-granddaddy buried in rebel gray has been rolling over in his grave for some years now.

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Thousands Of Cab Drivers Clog France's Roads To Protest Uber

Thu, 2015-06-25 03:03

Some 2,800 taxi drivers are reportedly taking part in the protest, as taxi drivers form virtual blockades around airports and key train stations.

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2nd Prison Worker Arrested In Connection With Helping Escaped Killers

Thu, 2015-06-25 01:09

Authorities say veteran corrections officer Gene Palmer is accused of providing illegal contraband to the inmates. Civilian prison worker Joyce Mitchell has also been charged with aiding the men.

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For Online Video Stars, YouTube Is No Longer The Only Stage

Thu, 2015-06-25 01:02

Online video is such a huge and lucrative market that a lot of companies are trying to lure some of the biggest stars away from the current king of medium — YouTube.

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Teens Make Film In Broken English To Explain Why They'll Fail English

Thu, 2015-06-25 00:49

Three high schoolers in Zanzibar have won a prize for a film tackling a fierce debate in African classrooms: Should the teacher instruct in English or the mother tongue?

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As Flags Drop, Scrutiny Turns To Memorials To Confederacy And Its Dead

Thu, 2015-06-25 00:38

Dozens, if not hundreds of Confederate memorials dot the South and beyond. Even in Union state Missouri, two memorials have become flash points.

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2nd Prison Worker Arrested In Connection With N.Y. Inmates' Escape

Wed, 2015-06-24 20:52

A prison guard who delivered frozen meat with tools hidden inside to 2 inmates before they escaped was arrested on Wednesday. Employee Joyce Mitchell also has been charged with helping them escape.

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Bobby Jindal Puts His Kids On Hidden Camera

Wed, 2015-06-24 16:13

The Bobby Jindal for President campaign got off to an awkward start, with this must-see video.

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'You're In My House': Obama Shuts Down Heckler At White House

Wed, 2015-06-24 15:43

A pro-immigration advocate repeatedly interrupted the president during an event on same-sex marriage in the East Room of the White House. She was escorted out.

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New York Agency Says Whole Foods Overcharged Customers In City

Wed, 2015-06-24 15:20

Overcharging ranged from 80 cents for a package of pecan panko to $14.84 for a package of coconut shrimp, the Department of Consumer Affairs said. Whole Foods called the allegations "overreaching."

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Bernie Sanders Walks A Fine Line On Gun Control

Wed, 2015-06-24 14:48

"I think that urban America has got to respect what rural America is about, where 99 percent of the people in my state who hunt are law-abiding people," the 2016 hopeful told NPR's David Greene.

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Obama Administration Acts To Ease Family Detentions

Wed, 2015-06-24 14:22

Families detained after illegal border crossings will be allowed to post bond, but that doesn't please either side of the immigration debate.

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Texas Abortion Curbs Go Into Effect Soon, Unless Supreme Court Acts

Wed, 2015-06-24 14:09

A controversial 2013 law, which will likely leave just nine clinics open in the state, is set to go into effect July 1. Abortion rights supporters have asked the Supreme Court to intervene.

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Dynamic Duos: How To Get More Nutrition By Pairing Foods

Wed, 2015-06-24 13:51

Adding eggs to salads helps us absorb the beneficial pigments like beta carotene in the raw vegetables, a new study finds. Here are other foods that, when eaten together, pack a more nutritious punch.

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Senate Passes Fast-Track Trade Legislation 60-38

Wed, 2015-06-24 12:50

The vote is a victory for President Obama, giving him final approval of legislation that enhances his power to negotiate trade deals.

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OSHA Launches Program To Protect Nursing Employees

Wed, 2015-06-24 12:40

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration will begin enforcing safe patient handling practices to prevent hospital workers from suffering debilitating injuries.

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