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Dad Catches Rockies' Home Run With One Hand; Baby Is Safe

Mon, 2014-06-16 09:30

A San Francisco Giants fan snatched the homer on Father's Day while holding his 1-year-old son. One day earlier, another Giants fan caught a foul ball while also holding a child.

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Microwave Helmet Could Diagnose Strokes As Patients Ride To Hospital

Mon, 2014-06-16 09:26

Strokes come in two varieties, and drugs that treat one type can be deadly for the other. An experimental device could help get the right treatment to patients while they're still in ambulances.

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U.S. Launches Investigation Into Disappearance Of Bergdahl

Mon, 2014-06-16 08:50

The Army appointed Maj. Gen. Kenneth R. Dahl to investigate facts and circumstances involving Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's capture by the Taliban. The team won't interrogate Bergdahl in the near future.

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Bon Iver's 'Holocene': A Perfect Song To Write To

Mon, 2014-06-16 08:22

Andy Marra writes passionate essays about her experiences as a transgender woman. For the regular segment 'In Your Ear,' she shares some of the jams that help get her thoughts on paper.

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Remembering The Victories Of The 1964 Civil Rights Act

Mon, 2014-06-16 08:22

Law professor Randall Kennedy's memories of the Jim Crow South include his mother packing food to avoid stopping on long trips. He says the symbolism of these little moments is still important today.

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Activist Janet Mock: Please Respect Transgender Teens

Mon, 2014-06-16 08:22

When singer R. Kelly's teenager revealed himself as a transgender boy, the blogosphere erupted. Writer and activist Janet Mock discusses the do's and don'ts of writing about transgender minors.

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Is Educational Change Coming For Native Americans?

Mon, 2014-06-16 08:22

President Obama is promoting new initiatives to improve education for Native American students. Ahniwake Rose, executive director of the National Indian Education Association, has the details.

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Iraq Violence: Is There an End In Sight?

Mon, 2014-06-16 08:22

As the violence in Iraq begins to close in on Baghdad, host Michel Martin learns more about the conflict from The Wall Street Journal's Farnaz Fassihi, and former U.S. interpreter Tariq Abu Khumra.

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U.S. To Face Ghana As 'Group Of Death' Play Begins

Mon, 2014-06-16 08:07

Ghana has booted the U.S. team from the past two World Cups. The game in the Brazilian city of Natal is a critical one for the Americans to have any hope advancing out of Group G.

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The Key Sticking Points In The Iranian Nuclear Talks

Mon, 2014-06-16 07:44

Iran and six world powers have set a July 20 deadline for reaching a deal on Iran's nuclear program. With the clock ticking, here's a look at the main obstacles.

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Tony Gwynn, San Diego Padres Hall Of Famer, Dies

Mon, 2014-06-16 07:28

Gwynn, known as "Mr. Padre," flirted with a .400 batting average in 1994. Over his career, he earned eight National League batting titles and had 3,141 hits. He was 54.

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Garage Where 'Post' Reporter Met Deep Throat To Be Demolished

Mon, 2014-06-16 06:58

The Arlington County, Va., board voted unanimously to approve the plan to demolish two buildings that stand atop the garage where secrets related to the Watergate scandal were revealed.

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Militants Attack Kenyan Town, Leaving Dozens Of People Dead

Mon, 2014-06-16 05:37

The government blamed al-Shabab, Somalia's al-Qaida-linked terror group, which claimed responsibility for last year's attack at a Nairobi mall in which 67 people were killed.

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Starbucks Will Pay For Employees To Complete College

Mon, 2014-06-16 05:03

An online bachelor's degree from Arizona State University for every barista.

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Formula One Great Michael Schumacher Comes Out Of Coma

Mon, 2014-06-16 04:19

The racing legend left a French hospital for a facility in Switzerland where he will continue his rehabilitation. A skiing accident in December left Schumacher in a coma.

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In Escalation, Russia Cuts Gas Supplies To Ukraine

Mon, 2014-06-16 03:37

Russia announced the move after the two sides failed to come to an agreement over the price of natural gas.

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Lights, Lights, Lights, Action! A Crazy New Light Projector

Mon, 2014-06-16 03:03

What if you could turn your finger into a paintbrush and, in real time, draw anything on any surface (even in the air), then turn your creation into a moving figure? No, don't imagine. Watch this.

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Lights, Lights, Lights, Action! A Crazy New Light Projector

Mon, 2014-06-16 03:03

What if you could turn your finger into a paintbrush and, in real time, draw anything on any surface (even in the air), then turn your creation into a moving figure? No, don't imagine. Watch this.

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Militant Group Advances In Iraq, Taking Northern Iraqi Town

Mon, 2014-06-16 02:50

The Iraqi government was trying to verify a claim by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria that the group had killed hundreds of Shiite security forces.

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A Chinese Chemical Company And A 'Bath Salts' Epidemic

Mon, 2014-06-16 02:13

When the drugs first appeared, U.S. law enforcement officials had a tough time figuring out what they contained and where they came from. One source was a lab in Shanghai.

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