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When A Cholesterol Test Becomes A Vice Instead Of A Virtue

Sat, 2014-05-10 08:51

No single concept has permeated American medical culture to the extent that our anxiety about cholesterol has. Old or young, man or woman, rich or poor — everyone wants a cholesterol test.

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U.S. Embassy Officers Shot, Killed 2 Armed Individuals In Yemen

Sat, 2014-05-10 06:55

Last month's incident has the potential to inflame tensions with a U.S. ally on the war on terror. Officials say the two officers are no longer in the country.

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High-Ho, The Derry-O, The Farmer And The Drone

Sat, 2014-05-10 06:33

Congress has ordered the FAA to create new rules to safely integrate drones into U.S. airspace by 2015, but North Dakota's farmers aren't waiting.

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South Sudanese Leaders Sign Cease-Fire Agreement

Sat, 2014-05-10 05:36

The pact calls for the "immediate cessation of hostilities." The world's youngest country has been roiled by ethnic violence since December. Thousands have been killed and 1.3 million are displaced.

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2 Dead, 1 Missing After Hot Air Balloon Catches Fire In Virginia

Sat, 2014-05-10 04:25

The balloon hit power lines, and images showed the basket on fire. Witnesses said they heard an explosion and saw people falling from the balloon.

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