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One Student Tries To Help Others Escape A 'Corridor Of Shame'

1 hour 51 min ago

An unlikely leader rises in a poor, rural Southern school district.

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U.S.-Mexico Border Sees Resurgence Of Central Americans Seeking Asylum

3 hours 19 min ago

Despite U.S. efforts to staunch the flow, numbers are approaching the crisis of two years ago. U.S. Border Patrol agents say it's diverting resources away from catching drug and human traffickers.

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Defamation League Chief Faces Challenge Trying To Renew Civil Rights Activism

3 hours 20 min ago

Jewish groups supported the civil rights movement in the 1960s. But for many current civil rights activists, solidarity with Palestinians takes precedence over the old solidarity with American Jews.

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Once A National Hero, Syria's Lone Cosmonaut Is Now A Refugee In Turkey

3 hours 23 min ago

Mohammed Faris traveled on the Soviet space station nearly three decades ago, becoming so famous that Syria's president was jealous of him. Now he's one of the many Syrians who's fled to Turkey.

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Golden State To Face Cleveland In A Rematch Of The NBA Finals

5 hours 42 min ago

Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson carried the Warriors back to the finals, as Golden State rallied from a 3-1 series deficit to beat Oklahoma City 96-88 in Game 7 of the Western Conference finals.

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Food Lion Co-Founder Dies; Chain Was Rocked By ABC News Report

6 hours 32 min ago

Ralph Ketner helped turn $50 investments in a N.C. grocery store into the Food Lion chain. He was 95. In 1992, an ABC hidden camera report showed employees selling spoiled meat.

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After 11-Year Vigil, Massachusetts Catholic Church Holds Final Service

May 30, 2016 - 12:28pm

In 2004, the Archdiocese of Boston announced the closure of St. Frances X. Cabrini Church in Scituate, Mass. Parishioners have fought to keep it open, but finally exhausted their legal appeals.

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Turns Out You Do Need A Weatherman To Know Which Way The Wind Blew

May 30, 2016 - 12:28pm

Rwanda is missing 15 years of weather data. Getting it back would be a boon for farmers. But can it be done?

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Bumblebees' Little Hairs Can Sense Flowers' Electric Fields

May 30, 2016 - 11:00am

The fields bend the hairs and that generates a nerve signal, scientists say.

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As The Global Rich Buy Up London Homes, Britons Ask If The Money Is Legit

May 30, 2016 - 10:32am

Many of London's expensive homes are owned by obscure foreign companies. Critics say the city has become a haven for those hiding ill-gotten gains, and the government is starting to respond.

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Chad's Former President Hissène Habré Found Guilty Of War Crimes

May 30, 2016 - 10:02am

The trial was unprecedented and the verdict is being described as a huge victory for his victims and survivors.

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WATCH: Obama Lays Wreath At Tomb Of The Unknown Soldier

May 30, 2016 - 6:28am

The Memorial Day ritual serves to commemorate the sacrifices of U.S. service members who have fought and died in foreign wars.

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WWII Veteran, Who Fought To Expose Secret Mustard Gas Experiments, Dies

May 30, 2016 - 5:45am

Charles Cavell spent decades fighting for VA compensation, even after he and others — who had been sworn to secrecy by the U.S. military — helped bring the testing program to light. He was 89.

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Kidnapped Mexican Footballer Is Safe, Following Government Rescue

May 30, 2016 - 4:54am

Local and federal authorities worked together to rescue Alan Pulido, who plays for the Greek soccer club Olympiakos.

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Anti-Islamic State Forces Launch Attack In Effort To Retake Fallujah

May 30, 2016 - 4:10am

The drive to enter Fallujah began at dawn, with air support from the U.S.-led coalition. Aid groups report that thousands of civilians are trapped in the Iraqi city.

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Protests, Suspicion In Vietnam Over Government's Response To Fish Kill

May 30, 2016 - 3:10am

While visiting Vietnam last week, President Obama urged the government to ease its crackdown on dissent. But police have used force to break up recent environmental protests.

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What One District's Data Mining Did For Chronic Absence

May 30, 2016 - 3:07am

Three years ago, Grand Rapids' public schools took a hard look at the numbers on absenteeism. They've been able to get nearly half of the students missing school to show up.

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3 Shipwrecks In 3 Days: 700 People Die Trying To Cross Mediterranean

May 30, 2016 - 2:23am

With warmer weather comes an influx of refugees and migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea to Europe, and a shift in the route they're taking. Over the weekend, hundreds of people drowned.

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Memorial Day In Kandahar: A Run To Honor America's Fallen

May 30, 2016 - 2:09am

Over the past 15 years, 1,832 American servicemen and -women have been killed in action in Afghanistan. How do the U.S. forces posted there mark Memorial Day, and how is the conflict going overall?

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Long A Symbol, Stonewall Inn May Soon Become Monument To LGBT Rights

May 30, 2016 - 1:12am

President Obama may use his executive authority to declare the site of the Stonewall riots in New York City as the first national monument dedicated to the struggle for LGBT rights.

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