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How Banning One Question Could Help Ex-Offenders Land A Job

Sun, 2014-07-13 23:28

Some say the box on job applications that asks, "Have you ever been convicted of a crime?" prevents ex-offenders from getting a fair shot. New laws prohibit firms from asking about a criminal record.

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Food-Mood Connection: How You Eat Can Amp Up Or Tamp Down Stress

Sun, 2014-07-13 23:27

We tend to soothe ourselves with sugar-laden foods when we're feeling strained. But they may make us feel even worse. Protein and omega-3s, on the other hand, can help reduce stress, researchers say.

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China Indicts GlaxoSmithKline Team On Misuse Of Private Info

Sun, 2014-07-13 22:53

Chinese authorities have indicted British and American investigators hired by GlaxoSmithKline on charges of illegally obtaining and selling private information, state media reported Monday.

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Princess Of 'Fresh Prince' Brings History To Children

Sun, 2014-07-13 13:03

Karyn Parsons, best known for her role as Hilary Banks on The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, now runs an organization that makes animated short films about influential African-Americans throughout history.

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Pope Reportedly Says That 1 In 50 Clergy Are Pedophiles

Sun, 2014-07-13 11:54

In an interview with an Italian newspaper, Francis is quoted as calling pedophilia a "leprosy in our house." The Vatican has disputed parts of the article.

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Germany Wins World Cup Over Argentina With Late-Game Goal

Sun, 2014-07-13 10:43

In a tense match that saw a lot of action but no score for more than 90 minutes of play, Germany was finally victorious over Argentina to take home the 2014 World Cup title on Sunday with a 1-0 win.

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WATCH: Russian Beachgoers Caught In Surprise Hailstorm

Sun, 2014-07-13 10:01

A video captures a rapid 35 degree temperature drop followed by the onslaught of golf-ball sized hail at a beach in Novosibirsk.

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Conductor Lorin Maazel, Who Brought America To The Podium, Dies

Sun, 2014-07-13 09:41

A second-generation American, he was one of the most prominent conductors of the post-World War II era, leading orchestras and opera companies on both sides of the Atlantic. He died Sunday at 84.

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Antares Blasts Off On ISS Supply Mission

Sun, 2014-07-13 08:28

The rocket, built by commercial firm Orbital Sciences, carries an unmanned Cygnus capsule. It lifted off from a pad at Wallops Island, Va.

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Desmond Tutu Backs Britain's 'Assisted Dying' Bill

Sun, 2014-07-13 05:55

The retired Anglican bishop said the end of former South African President Nelson Mandela's life robbed him of his dignity.

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Palestinians Seek Shelter At Supply-Strapped U.N. Schools

Sun, 2014-07-13 05:51

Thousands of residents of Northern Gaza are heeding Israeli warnings and leaving their homes in anticipation of a new assault. U.N.-run schools expect to shelter tens of thousands of evacuees.

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'Without Tommy, There's No Ramones'

Sun, 2014-07-13 05:51

Drummer Tommy Ramone died at the age of 65 on Friday. He was the last original member of the punk band that gave him his name. Their music was influential, but ahead of its time.

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Moscow Warns Ukraine Over Alleged Shelling Of Russian Town

Sun, 2014-07-13 04:46

If the Kremlin's claim is true, it would be the first time that Moscow has reported casualties on its side of the border in such an incident.

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Can Brazil Regain Soccer Glory With Beauty Over Brawn?

Sun, 2014-07-13 04:22

The World Cup ends Sunday with the Germany-Argentina match. Brazil finished its run in the tournament Saturday after two consecutive losses that have set off some national soccer soul-searching.

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Palestinians Flee Gaza After Israel Drops Warning Leaflets

Sun, 2014-07-13 04:07

The warnings came as an Israeli commando squad made the first incursion into Gaza since the six-day offensive began.

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Ebola Invades 'The New York Times' Sunday Crossword

Sun, 2014-07-13 01:31

Crossword puzzles steer away from diseases. They're too depressing! But they have a habit of sneaking in. Here's a look at clues used by The New York Times for some infamous global health ailments.

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Ebola Invades 'The New York Times' Sunday Crossword

Sun, 2014-07-13 01:31

Crossword puzzles steer away from diseases. They're too depressing! But they have a habit of sneaking in. Here's a look at clues used by The New York Times for some infamous global health ailments.

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The Most Astonishing Wave-Tracking Experiment Ever

Sun, 2014-07-13 01:30

What if I told you that an ordinary-looking wave hitting your beach had traveled, intact, halfway across the planet? Would you believe me? Well, believe this.

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The Most Astonishing Wave-Tracking Experiment Ever

Sun, 2014-07-13 01:30

What if I told you that an ordinary-looking wave hitting your beach had traveled, intact, halfway across the planet? Would you believe me? Well, believe this.

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Congress' Latest Death Match Involves A Bank You've Never Heard Of

Sun, 2014-07-13 01:19

The business lobby is pushing hard for the survival of the Export-Import Bank, which has supported U.S. exports for 80 years. Some House GOP leaders, though, think it's time to kill the bank.

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