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World Leaders Converge To Join Unity March In Paris

Sun, 2015-01-11 03:37

Many will also join an expected crowd of hundreds of thousands marching in solidarity with the victims and in support of the republican ideals of free speech.

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Mexican Carpoolers: A Photographer's View Of Truck Bed Commuters

Sun, 2015-01-11 03:03

In the backs of pickup trucks, construction workers lie among tools and blankets, headed to the city for a day's work. Alejandro Cartagena turned his camera on the carpoolers.

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'Tasty': How Flavor Helped Makes Us Human

Sun, 2015-01-11 02:02

From an evolutionary standpoint, flavor has long helped define who we are as a species, journalist John McQuaid argues in his new book, an exploration of the art and science of taste.

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'Tasty': How Flavor Helped Make Us Human

Sun, 2015-01-11 02:02

From an evolutionary standpoint, flavor has long helped define who we are as a species, journalist John McQuaid argues in his new book, an exploration of the art and science of taste.

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A Musical Memorial For The Face Of Extinction

Sun, 2015-01-11 01:43

Lonesome George was the last of his subspecies of giant tortoise from the Galapagos. For decades scientists tried to find him a mate, but he died alone. NPR's Adam Cole offers this elegiac tribute.

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A Musical Memorial For The Face Of Extinction

Sun, 2015-01-11 01:43

Lonesome George was the last of his subspecies of giant tortoise from the Galapagos. For decades scientists tried to find him a mate, but he died alone. NPR's Adam Cole offers this elegiac tribute.

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New Streaming Services Are Changing TV — And Viewers, Too

Sun, 2015-01-11 01:36

DISH Networks will soon debut Sling TV, a new streaming service for some cable channels with no cable subscription. NPR TV Critic Eric Deggans says such services are changing how we watch TV.

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New Streaming Services Are Changing TV — And Viewers, Too

Sun, 2015-01-11 01:36

DISH Networks will soon debut Sling TV, a new streaming service for some cable channels with no cable subscription. NPR TV Critic Eric Deggans says such services are changing how we watch TV.

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Forget Wearable Tech. People Really Want Better Batteries.

Sat, 2015-01-10 13:07

The Consumer Electronics Show has wrapped up its showcase of the latest in high-tech gizmos. But according to a survey from Fortune magazine, many Americans have a simpler wish: longer battery life.

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In Oregon, Medicaid Now Covers Transgender Medical Care

Sat, 2015-01-10 13:07

The Oregon Health Plan just started covering the cost of reassignment surgery for transgender people. Oregon joins a handful of states that provide such coverage through Medicaid.

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George Zimmerman Again Arrested On Assault Charges

Sat, 2015-01-10 12:42

It's the latest in a string of encounters with law enforcement since the former neighborhood watch volunteer was acquitted in the 2012 shooting death of unarmed black teen Trayvon Martin.

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Rallies In France Prelude To Paris March Planned For Sunday

Sat, 2015-01-10 11:25

Today's gatherings across France are a prelude to a unity march planned for Sunday in Paris that is expected to bring two dozen world leaders and thousands of participants.

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AirAsia Tail Recovered, But No Sign Of 'Black Box' Recorders

Sat, 2015-01-10 10:14

The large, red piece of debris emblazoned with the word "Asia" was lifted from the bottom of the Java Sea using inflatable balloons.

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Bill Gates Raises A Glass To (And Of) Water Made From Poop

Sat, 2015-01-10 09:03

And he drinks it. It's all thanks to the Janicki Omniprocessor, a new machine that can turn human waste into clean water.

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SpaceX Launch Successful; Recovery Attempt 'Close, But No Cigar'

Sat, 2015-01-10 08:46

The private launch contractor resupplying the ISS said a plan to recover the rocket's spent first stage at sea hit a snag.

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Who Are The Paris Attackers?

Sat, 2015-01-10 06:42

Four alleged assailants who carried out two separate attacks in and around the French capital were reportedly linked by religious zealotry and a 2010 prison-break plot.

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Employment Is Up. Paychecks, Not So Much

Sat, 2015-01-10 06:32

Hopes that wages may finally be solidly on the rise were dashed in Friday's jobs report. While employers added 252,000 new jobs, average hourly earnings actually dipped.

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Sketchucation: #EdPredictions For 2015

Sat, 2015-01-10 05:23

We asked you what education stories you're expecting in the new year. We got a lot of ideas.

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Fourth Suspect In French Attacks Still At Large

Sat, 2015-01-10 04:27

Hayat Boumeddiene, the woman who escaped during the siege of a kosher supermarket in Paris, has yet to be captured as French authorities also seek information on the Charlie Hebdo assailants.

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Nigerian Forces Fight To Free Town From Terrorists

Sat, 2015-01-10 03:49

Hundreds are feared killed after Boko Haram militants seized the northeastern Nigerian town of Baga. Nigerian government forces are battling to regain control of the town and nearby base.

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