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The Past Haunts The Present For Japan's Shinzo Abe

Mon, 2015-04-27 23:51

As Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe seeks to strengthen ties with America, he's facing tense times in his own neighborhood, mainly because of his views on World War II.

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'Ashley's War' Details Vital Work Of Female Soldiers In Afghanistan

Mon, 2015-04-27 23:49

A new book looks at the female soldiers who served alongside elite special operations units in Afghanistan in order to connect with a population that was off-limits to male soldiers: Afghan women.

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Emmy-Nominated Actress Jayne Meadows Dies At 95

Mon, 2015-04-27 23:32

Though best known as the wife of the beloved TV host Steve Allen — and the sister of Honeymooners star Audrey Meadows — Jayne Meadows had a solid career in her own right.

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Nepal Death Toll Tops 4,400; At Least 1.4 Million Need Food Aid

Mon, 2015-04-27 21:08

The toll includes four Americans, all of whom died at an avalanche-struck Mount Everest base camp. In addition to food, the U.N. says medical supplies are desperately needed.

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How Tech Firms Are Helping People In The Nepal Earthquake Zone

Mon, 2015-04-27 15:17

Tech and telecom companies stepped up with much-needed services. Facebook and Google offered tools to help those in the region let family and friends know they're OK. Other firms cut calling costs.

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When The Sharing Economy Brings Unexpected Experiences

Mon, 2015-04-27 14:47

The number of people using these services is growing fast. Find out what happens when a writer rents out his Mini Cooper and an Airbnb tenant learns something terrible has happened to his host.

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Fact Check: Is The Clinton Foundation 'The Most Transparent'?

Mon, 2015-04-27 14:30

Since Hillary Clinton launched her presidential run, her family's foundation has been scrutinized. The Clintons responded, calling it the most transparent organization of its kind. But is that true?

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3 Reasons Republicans Might Cheer A Pro-Gay-Marriage Ruling

Mon, 2015-04-27 14:18

The Supreme Court hears arguments on same-sex-marriage bans Tuesday. And even though Republicans are the traditional-marriage party, they just could welcome a pro-same-sex marriage ruling.

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Economic Impact Of Nepal Quake Likely To Be Massive

Mon, 2015-04-27 14:06

One estimate puts the reconstruction at more than $5 billion – or about a quarter of the country's GDP. Countries — and relief groups — are pledging to help.

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Competitive Bartender Pours Father's Wisdom Into Signature Drink

Mon, 2015-04-27 14:02

Bartender Ran Duan will represent the U.S. in a Bacardi international cocktail competition. His specialty? "Father's Advice," a stirred-not-shaken cocktail that's a testament to his hardworking dad.

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Google Experimenting With Patent Marketplace To Combat Trolls

Mon, 2015-04-27 13:50

Google will allow patent holders to "tell Google about patents they're willing to sell at a price they set." Tech firms have been targeted by "trolls" who own patents and charge them licensing fees.

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Big Aftershocks In Nepal Could Persist For Years

Mon, 2015-04-27 13:27

Saturday's 7.8 quake released stress that was building for 150 years, scientists say, and it reshuffled tension to other nearby faults. There's a 50-50 chance of a strong aftershock within a year.

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Chipotle Says Adios To GMOs, As Food Industry Strips Away Ingredients

Mon, 2015-04-27 13:04

Chipotle's move is the latest example of the food industry ditching ingredients, as consumers demand a say in what's in their dinner. Some of these ingredients are more questionable than others.

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The Largest For-Profit College Shutdown In History

Mon, 2015-04-27 12:48

Students say goodbye to Corinthian Colleges ... but not necessarily to their debt.

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Seven Baltimore Police Officers Hurt In Clashes With Protesters

Mon, 2015-04-27 12:38

Television images showed protesters throwing rocks and other objects at a line of police officers in one Baltimore neighborhood.

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For Europe-Bound Migrants, Desperation Outweighs Risks

Mon, 2015-04-27 12:12

At a charity center in Sicily, survivors of the dangerous sea crossings from Libya to Italy face legal and economic limbo and a frosty welcome. But it's still better than the places they fled.

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Don't Trust The Goats: Their Ticks Could Make You Sick

Mon, 2015-04-27 11:46

A goat is host to bacteria. A tick visits the goat, picks up the bacteria and spreads it to a human. And the bacteria turn out to cause a previously undiscovered disease.

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LOOK: Historic Nepal Sites Before And After The Quake

Mon, 2015-04-27 11:43

The human toll of the weekend's toll is massive, but the temblor has also damaged some of Kathmandu's most historic structures.

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Feds Say It's Time To Cut Back On Fluoride In Drinking Water

Mon, 2015-04-27 10:48

Excess fluoride consumption is leading to tiny white marks on many people's teeth. It's mainly a cosmetic problem, but one that could be solved by lowering the fluoride in drinking water.

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Sandwich Monday: Deep-Fried Cheese Curds

Mon, 2015-04-27 10:01

For this week's Sandwich Monday, we try deep-fried cheese curds. They're a regional specialty and the reason we haven't left the Midwest.

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