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Spy Agency: North Korea Executes Its Defense Chief With Anti-Aircraft Guns

Wed, 2015-05-13 04:25

Officials from South Korea's intelligence agency say North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's latest high-level purge took place in front of hundreds of onlookers at a shooting range.

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A Key Researcher Says 'Grit' Isn't Ready For High-Stakes Measures

Wed, 2015-05-13 02:43

Angela Duckworth worries that when it comes to measuring students' resilience, education policy may be getting ahead of science.

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NTSB Team On Its Way To Investigate Amtrak Derailment

Wed, 2015-05-13 02:34

The derailment, which happened just north of Philadelphia, left five people dead and dozens injured. Amtrak cancelled service between New York and Philadelphia.

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Imprisoned Nuclear Activist Nun Granted Victory On Appeal

Wed, 2015-05-13 01:02

A federal appeals court thew out the most serious charge, sabotage, against 85-year-old Sister Megan Rice. Her case gained attention after supporters said she was being held in unfair conditions.

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The 13 Questions Hillary Clinton Has Answered From The Press

Wed, 2015-05-13 01:01

It has been more than three weeks since Hillary Clinton has answered a question from the press. That hasn't stopped reporters from trying.

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Puerto Rico Wants To Grow Your Next Cup Of Specialty Coffee

Tue, 2015-05-12 23:22

More than a century ago, Puerto Rico used to produce world-class coffee. Now farmers there are trying to rebuild the industry by focusing on growing higher-quality beans, which command higher prices.

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Jeb Bush Backtracks On Iraq, Says He 'Interpreted The Question Wrong, I Guess'

Tue, 2015-05-12 19:09

Jeb Bush is walking back comments he made on Iraq that he would have authorized the invasion even knowing what we know now. But he later said he actually doesn't know what he would have done.

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Amtrak Train Derails, Cars Roll In Philadelphia; Injuries Reported

Tue, 2015-05-12 17:59

The train, on its way from Washington to New York, went off the rails late Tuesday.

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