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Working Longer Hours Can Mean Drinking More

Wed, 2015-01-14 06:33

Working more than 48 hours a week makes risky drinking more likely, a study of people in 14 countries finds. And that held true for rich and poor, men and women.

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AirAsia Search: Singapore Ship Finds Aircraft's Fuselage

Wed, 2015-01-14 06:27

A Singapore official said images taken by a remote-controlled vehicle showed parts of the wing and words on the fuselage. Singapore has informed the Indonesian team that is trying to find the plane.

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What If Mitt And Jeb Really Do Go At It, Hammer And Tong?

Wed, 2015-01-14 06:09

If Romney is serious, and follows through, it will fundamentally change the nature of the GOP primaries next year. And if both he and Jeb Bush run, they become each other's first hurdle.

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A Tour De France First: An African Team Will Compete This Year

Wed, 2015-01-14 05:54

South Africa's MTN-Qhubeka received a wildcard from organizers of the world's most prestigious cycling race that begins in July.

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Gluten-Free Craze Is Boon And Bane For Those With Celiac Disease

Wed, 2015-01-14 05:24

Many people who don't have celiac disease have ditched gluten, thinking it will improve their health. That's created more dining options — and more derision — for those with the autoimmune disorder.

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Post-Attack Edition Of 'Charlie Hebdo' Sells Out In France

Wed, 2015-01-14 04:29

The satirical magazine said it would increase its run to 5 million. The cover of the magazine features a caricature of the Prophet Muhammad.

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Far From North Africa, Berbers In The U.S. Ring In A New Year

Wed, 2015-01-14 02:19

For the indigenous people of Northern Africa, Jan. 14 is a day to celebrate their culture and religion. It reminds Berbers living in the U.S. of the struggle to preserve their identity far from home.

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Far From North Africa, Berbers In The U.S. Ring In A New Year

Wed, 2015-01-14 02:19

For the indigenous people of Northern Africa, Jan. 14 is a day to celebrate their culture and religion. It reminds Berbers living in the U.S. of the struggle to preserve their identity far from home.

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Harris Opens Bid For Boxer's Senate Seat, But Others May Follow

Wed, 2015-01-14 02:18

Sen. Barbara Boxer of California announced that she won't seek re-election. State Attorney General Kamala Harris has said she'll run for the seat, but a number of Democrats are considering a run, too.

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Uncertainty Surrounds Massacre In Northeastern Nigerian Town

Wed, 2015-01-14 02:18

David Greene talks to the BBC's Will Ross about reports of a massacre of civilians in Baga, a northeastern Nigerian town that's been overtaken by the Islamist group Boko Haram.

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Increasing Number Of Western Women Flee To Syria

Wed, 2015-01-14 02:18

Hayat Boumeddiene, wife of one of the Paris gunmen, has reportedly fled to Syria. As Vivienne Walt of Time notes, Boumeddiene is part of a trend of hundreds of Western women traveling to Syria.

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'Charlie Hebdo' Hits The Stands — And Promptly Flies Off Them

Wed, 2015-01-14 02:17

The magazine Charlie Hebdo published its latest edition in Paris on Wednesday. It was purchased by hundreds of thousands of Parisians as a gesture of support, selling out at many outlets.

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Al-Qaida In Yemen Takes Responsibility For Paris Attack

Wed, 2015-01-14 02:11

In a YouTube video, Nasr al-Ansi, a leader of Al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, said the attack was in vengeance for the Prophet Muhammad.

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Yemeni Al-Qaida Leader Claims Responsibility For Paris Attack

Wed, 2015-01-14 01:45

Nasr al-Ansi, a top commander of Al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, appeared in an 11-minute Internet video posted Wednesday, saying the massacre at Charlie Hebdo was in "vengeance for the prophet."

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Why Our Feelings Toward Some African-Americans Change On MLK Day

Wed, 2015-01-14 01:03

Martin Luther King Day honors a great African-American leader — so you may think it's a day many Americans would also honor today's prominent African-Americans in our lives today. But you'd be wrong.

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U.S. Responsible For Paris Terror Attacks, Russian TV Network Says

Wed, 2015-01-14 01:03

A Russian TV station has broadcast an unchallenged claim that the terrorist attacks in Paris were the work of U.S. intelligence agencies.

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Miami Rejects Hosting Cuban Consulate, But Tampa Wants It

Wed, 2015-01-14 01:03

In anticipation of talks to re-establish diplomatic ties between the U.S. and Cuba, Miami officials say they don't want a Cuban Consulate. In Tampa, though, officials say they'd welcome it.

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Homeland Security Budget Caught Up In Immigration Politics

Wed, 2015-01-14 01:03

The House is set to pass a $40 billion spending bill that pays for the Department of Homeland Security to the end of the budget year — but also invalidates President Obama's executive actions on deportations.

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Tough Attorney General Pick Loretta Lynch Vies For Senate Confirmation

Wed, 2015-01-14 01:03

Lynch grew up in a state where her parents fought for the vote. She could be the first black woman, and mom, to lead the Justice Department.

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Indiana's Veterans Service Officers Help Vets Get More Benefits

Tue, 2015-01-13 23:18

Veterans Service Officers often help veterans successfully navigate the complicated benefits process. But not all vets in Indiana know about VSOs or have access to them.

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