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Premera Blue Cross Cyberattack Exposed Millions Of Customer Records

Wed, 2015-03-18 13:24

The health insurance provider revealed Tuesday that a cyberattack discovered in January, may have made the medical and financial information of 11 million people vulnerable to thieves.

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Starbucks Campaign Already Inspiring Awkward Conversations About Race

Wed, 2015-03-18 12:52

Vlogger and deejay Jay Smooth was on MSNBC Tuesday night to talk about Starbucks' "Race Together" campaign, which has already birthed a very public, cringe-worthy conversation about race.

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Pain From The Grain: Corn Belt Towns Languish As Prices Drop

Wed, 2015-03-18 12:25

Some farmers won't break even this planting season, and may have to tap into their savings. Many Corn Belt towns depend largely on these farmers and businesses linked to farming.

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Britain Unveils A New 1-Pound Coin

Wed, 2015-03-18 12:24

The coin has 12 sides and a fresh design. It also has new technology that the Royal Mint says will make it the most counterfeit-proof coin in the world.

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How Much Can Women Trust That Breast Cancer Biopsy?

Wed, 2015-03-18 12:11

Pathologists are great at spotting cancer, but less so at identifying atypical cells or DCIS, a study finds. That could lead to women getting too much treatment — or not enough.

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Protesters, Police Clash At Opening Of European Central Bank Headquarters

Wed, 2015-03-18 12:10

Protesters set fire to burning tires and threw stones at police, who responded with water cannons during a ceremony to inaugurate the $1 billion-plus building in Frankfurt, Germany.

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This Spanish Pig-Slaughtering Tradition Is Rooted In Sustainability

Wed, 2015-03-18 12:00

In Spanish villages, townspeople gather at dawn to collectively slaughter a pig, then prepare every last bit as food, even the ears. The ancient ritual, called matanza, is now drawing foodie tourists.

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Teens Say They Change Clothes And Do Homework While Driving

Wed, 2015-03-18 11:46

So they do seem to get that texting is dangerous. But putting on makeup and contact lenses at 65 mph? No problem. Researchers in Oregon are trying to train teenagers on the risks of multitasking.

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France Considers A Ban On Overly Skinny Models

Wed, 2015-03-18 11:35

Proposed legislation in France would criminalize the use of underweight models and ban online sites that glorify anorexia and other eating disorders.

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No Charges For Operator Of Drone That Crashed At White House

Wed, 2015-03-18 10:39

The U.S. Attorney's Office said the decision followed a Secret Service investigation into the Jan. 26 incident. The FAA is conducting its own review of the quad copter's crash.

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Fed Sends Clear Sign On Raising Rates, But Says Hike Unlikely In April

Wed, 2015-03-18 10:06

In a statement, the Federal Reserve dropped a pledge to be "patient" before raising rates.

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Attorney General Holder Jokes Republicans Have 'A New Fondness For Me'

Wed, 2015-03-18 09:45

The Senate has delayed confirming Holder's successor Loretta Lynch. Sen. Durbin says she's been "asked to sit in the back of the bus when it comes to the Senate calendar."

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Mesa, Ariz., Police Seek Active Shooter

Wed, 2015-03-18 09:38

A police spokesman said at least four people have been shot. He said police are looking for a bald white male in his 40s, wearing a gray shirt, black pants or shorts and with a tattoo on his neck.

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Risks Run High When Antipsychotics Are Prescribed For Dementia

Wed, 2015-03-18 09:35

Results from an analysis of veterans' health records show a higher risk of death among people taking antipsychotic drugs for symptoms of dementia than has been documented before.

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Video Break: Soaring Through An Immense Vietnamese Cave

Wed, 2015-03-18 09:21

American photographer Ryan Deboodt says he filmed Hang Son Doong on his third visit. The world's largest cave features a river and huge "skylights" that have allowed trees and wildlife to flourish.

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Dallas Seavey Wins Third Iditarod in Four Years

Wed, 2015-03-18 08:44

The 28-year-old Seavey finished the race early Wednesday. He completed the 1,100-mile sled dog race in 8 days, 18 hours, 13 minutes, and 6 seconds.

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Netanyahu's Campaign Puts Him On The Path To Confrontation

Wed, 2015-03-18 08:33

If the Israeli leader follows through on his campaign pledges, he could face increased friction with the Palestinians, the Obama administration and the international community.

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Alarming Number Of Women Think Spousal Abuse Is Sometimes OK

Wed, 2015-03-18 08:16

In many countries, more than a third of women think a husband is sometimes justified in beating his wife. Researchers say this attitude contributes to the high rate of domestic violence worldwide.

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Obama Picks Kentucky To Win NCAA Tournament, Mixes In Politics

Wed, 2015-03-18 08:04

President Obama predicts Kentucky will be crowned college basketball champion and cap off a perfect season. He also picks three top seeds and one No. 2 seed to make the Final Four.

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Debate: Should The U.S. Adopt The 'Right To Be Forgotten' Online?

Wed, 2015-03-18 07:53

People don't always like what they see when they Google themselves. EU residents have a right to request that unflattering material be removed from online search results. Should the U.S. follow suit?

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