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Who Takes 3,000 Photos Of NYC's Doors?

Tue, 2015-03-10 06:48

In the mid1970s, photographer Roy Colmer cruised the streets of New York City. The result: A very particular perception of doors.

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Iran Calls GOP Letter 'Propaganda Ploy,' Offers To 'Enlighten' Authors

Tue, 2015-03-10 05:50

Iran's foreign minister says the letter suggests U.S. lawmakers "not only do not understand international law, but are not fully cognizant of the nuances of their own Constitution."

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U.S. Ambassador Leaves Hospital After Attack In South Korea

Tue, 2015-03-10 03:44

"I'm walking, talking, holding my baby, hugging my wife, so I just feel really good," U.S. Ambassador Mark Lippert says as he is released from doctors' care.

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3 French Star Athletes Die In Helicopter Crash In Argentina

Tue, 2015-03-10 03:13

Swimmer Camille Muffat, 25, boxer Alexis Vastine, 28, and sailor Florence Arthaud, 57, had widely different backgrounds and personalities. They had been filming a reality TV show.

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Ethiopia's Blue Party Tries To Reacquaint Nation With Dissent

Tue, 2015-03-10 01:07

The movement's slow, strategic approach is a necessity in a country where one party controls almost every seat in parliament, journalists are routinely jailed and rallies are broken up by police.

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Ethiopia's Blue Party Tries To Reacquaint Nation With Dissent

Tue, 2015-03-10 01:07

The movement's slow, strategic approach is a necessity in a country where one party controls 99.8 percent of seats in parliament, journalists are routinely jailed and rallies are broken up by police.

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With Medicare Pay On The Line, Hospitals Push Harder To Please Patients

Tue, 2015-03-10 00:20

The federal government now factors patient satisfaction ratings into the rates Medicare pays hospitals. Some hospitals with lower ratings are finding it's difficult to change patients' perceptions.

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Explorers Discover Ancient Lost City In Honduran Jungle

Tue, 2015-03-10 00:19

Chris Fisher, an archaeologist who recently returned from the site of a lost city, says that some of the objects there looked as if they hadn't been touched in centuries.

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Circadian Surprise: How Our Body Clocks Help Shape Our Waistlines

Tue, 2015-03-10 00:18

We have different clocks in virtually every organ of our bodies. But living against the clock — eating late at night or working overnight — may set the stage for weight gain and chronic disease.

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Portugal Beckons Tourists With Sun, History And ... Slums

Tue, 2015-03-10 00:17

Forget the cathedrals and wine houses that have made Porto, Portugal, famous. A new guided tour takes visitors to back alleys and boarded-up businesses — the effects of Europe's economic crisis.

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Saudi Girls Can Now Take PE Classes, But Not Everyone's Happy

Tue, 2015-03-10 00:16

Saudi Arabia has agreed to introduce physical education for girls in its gender-segregated public schools. But there's opposition from hardliners.

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Low Oil Prices Could Stall Explosive Growth In Montana Boom Town

Tue, 2015-03-10 00:16

Oil production appears to be churning right along in Sidney, Mont. But leaders are bracing for a whole lot less oil tax revenue to deal with all the boom's impacts.

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Architect Renzo Piano: The Future Of Europe's Cities Is In The Suburbs

Tue, 2015-03-10 00:14

In the 1960s and '70s, Piano was involved in the battle to revive decaying historic centers of cities. Now the Pritzker Prize-winning architect is fighting to save their often desolate outskirts.

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Mo. Judge Appointed To Overhaul Ferguson's Municipal Courts

Mon, 2015-03-09 23:42

A Missouri appeals court judge has been appointed to make "needed reforms." The city's court system was criticized in a Justice Department report spurred by the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown.

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The Numbers Add Up To This: Less And Less Opportunity For Poor Kids

Mon, 2015-03-09 20:03

A new book and study both show that the ability to rise from poverty to the middle class truly is shrinking. A child without married, educated parents starts life at a huge and worsening disadvantage.

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Sam Simon, Co-Creator Of 'The Simpsons,' Dies At 59

Mon, 2015-03-09 15:28

Simon's previous experience as a writer and producer helped make the show a success. And the money Simon made from the animated sitcom allowed him to live much of his adult life as a philanthropist.

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A Dog Show Mystery: Irish Setter Dies; Owners Say He Was Poisoned

Mon, 2015-03-09 14:37

Jagger's owners say there was "no doubt" the 3-year-old was "maliciously poisoned" at Crufts, Britain's top dog show, after eating cubes of beef laced with slug killer.

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3 Reasons Democrats Are Freaking Out About Hillary Clinton

Mon, 2015-03-09 13:54

The back-to-back Clinton controversies are making Democrats queasy. But should they be?

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Pigeon, Parakeet And Pony: Amsterdam Food Truck Serves Maligned Meat

Mon, 2015-03-09 13:53

The Kitchen Of The Unwanted Animal, a food truck and specialty food provider, is trying to change attitudes toward "edible" animals in Holland. They're doing it one My Little Pony Burger at a time.

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47 GOP Senators Tell Iran They May Not Honor A Nuclear Deal

Mon, 2015-03-09 13:27

The letter reminds Iranian leaders that while President Obama's term in office ends in 2017, many of the signers will remain in Congress far longer, some of them "for decades."

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