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Demonstrators Jubilant After Baltimore Police Charges

Sat, 2015-05-02 03:57

Protests turned to celebrations in Baltimore after a prosecutor announced charges against six police officers for the death of Freddie Gray. The police union is crying foul.

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Lincoln's Tomb Site At Risk With State Budget Cuts

Sat, 2015-05-02 03:57

Thousands will honor Lincoln's death in Springfield, Ill. this weekend. Yet, the tomb's caretakers are facing criticism from scholars and are struggling to find funding to maintain the historic site.

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Grade-Skippers: Where Are They Now?

Sat, 2015-05-02 03:33

Earlier this week, we reported on "acceleration": jumping ahead by either skipping a grade or entering kindergarten early. We asked if any of you had done it ... and how it all turned out.

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Kate Middleton, Wife Of Prince William, Has A Baby Girl

Sat, 2015-05-02 02:30

Just hours after she checked into the hospital in early labor, the Duchess of Cambridge delivered a baby.

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You Want To Go To Nepal And Help Out. Is That A Good Idea?

Sat, 2015-05-02 01:28

Volunteers are eager to lend a hand as the country recovers from the earthquake. That's a noble intention — but it could backfire.

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You Want To Go To Nepal And Help Out. Is That A Good Idea?

Sat, 2015-05-02 01:28

Volunteers are eager to lend a hand as the country recovers from the earthquake. That's a noble intention — but it could backfire.

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Kate Middleton, Wife Of Prince William, Is In Labor

Fri, 2015-05-01 22:24

The Duchess of Cambridge checked into a London hospital and is in the early stages of labor, according to reports.

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#NPRreads: Why Black Leadership Didn't Matter In Baltimore

Fri, 2015-05-01 16:56

Also, we recommend pieces exploring a hidden online drug bazaar and the Syrian regime's sinister, new weapon.

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Baltimore Protests: What We Know About The Freddie Gray Arrest

Fri, 2015-05-01 16:23

Based on witness testimony and what police and the Baltimore state's attorney have said, multiple officers allegedly failed over and over to provide medical attention to Gray.

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12 Motivational Moments With An Ohio Republican. No, Really

Fri, 2015-05-01 15:35

From Croatians and chocolate cake to Taylor Swift and Iran, Ohio GOP Gov. John Kasich, considering a run for president, weighed in on the issues of the day. He even peppered in advice from his mother.

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Show Us The Aid: Anger In An Ancient Nepali Town

Fri, 2015-05-01 14:39

Earthquake victims in Bhaktapur need food, water and shelter. They assert that the government is not delivering.

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Law Enforcement Reacts To Baltimore Officer Criminal Charges

Fri, 2015-05-01 14:23

Six police officers face charges, including murder and involuntary manslaughter, for Freddie Gray's death. Some worry they're losing the benefit of the doubt from both prosecutors and the public.

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A Man Said To Be Ebola Free Could Still Infect A Partner During Sex

Fri, 2015-05-01 14:19

A new report says a woman in Liberia likely contracted the virus after unprotected sex with a man who had survived the disease. The reason may lie in the immune response of the testicles.

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PROFILE: Young Prosecutor In Gray Case Shows No Tolerance For Police Misconduct

Fri, 2015-05-01 13:15

Marilyn Mosby promised to tackle violent crime and police misconduct when she took office in January. She wasted no time in leveling charges against six police officers in the death of Freddie Gray.

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Ohio Republican Gov. Kasich On Expanding Medicaid: 'It's My Money'

Fri, 2015-05-01 13:09

Kasich is thinking about running for president but the problem is whether he can get through a GOP primary with some of his issue positions.

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How The Fall Of Saigon Turned San Diego Into A Home For Refugees

Fri, 2015-05-01 12:29

Forty years ago, the Nguyen family was among the first refugees to be brought to San Diego after the Vietnam War. Now the community they helped form has become home to refugees from around the world.

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The Annual Shareholders' Meeting Will Now Come To Order Online

Fri, 2015-05-01 12:29

The tradition of the annual meeting is gradually changing. Some firms have replaced the face-to-face meeting with a virtual one. But some investors still want to look the CEO in the eye.

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'Into The Wild' Author Tries Science To Solve Toxic Seed Mystery

Fri, 2015-05-01 11:49

Jon Krakauer has long been haunted by the question of how the subject of his book died in the Alaskan wilderness. In a journal, he and a scientist show that the seeds he consumed can contain a toxin.

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Reaction To Baltimore Prosecutor Marilyn Mosby's Remarks

Fri, 2015-05-01 10:42

On Friday, Mosby announced that the death of Freddie Gray was a homicide. She is charging the city police officers with a range of offenses — including second-degree murder and manslaughter.

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Reaction To Baltimore Prosecutor Marilyn Mosby's Remarks

Fri, 2015-05-01 10:42

On Friday, Mosby announced that the death of Freddie Gray was a homicide. She is charging the city police officers with a range of offenses — including second-degree murder and manslaughter.

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