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Our Food-Safety System Is A Patchwork With Big Holes, Critics Say

March 30, 2015 - 11:41am

More than a dozen federal agencies play a part in keeping food from making Americans sick. Critics say the system has gaps, and we'd all be safer if federal food safety efforts were under one roof.

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Judy Woodruff Recalls Assassination Attempt On President Reagan

March 30, 2015 - 11:28am

John Hinckley Jr. tried to kill President Reagan on March 30, 1981. Reporter Judy Woodruff, then with NBC News, was there.

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Revolving Door Of Teachers Costs Schools Billions Every Year

March 30, 2015 - 11:10am

The constant churn affects schools' ability to provide all students with skilled teachers. But professor Richard Ingersoll says schools can fix this without spending a dime.

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Elizabeth Warren On Hillary Clinton And Running For President

March 30, 2015 - 11:03am

In an interview with WBUR's Here & Now, the darling of the left again denies any interest herself. But her politics — and followers — will have an influence.

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Grocery Stores Are Losing You. Here's How They Plan To Win You Back

March 30, 2015 - 10:40am

Grocers are losing customers to smaller markets, convenience stores and online shopping. The competition is forcing chains to innovate with in-store restaurants, delivery service and more.

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Prosecution Rests In Case Against Admitted Boston Marathon Bomber

March 30, 2015 - 10:26am

The prosecution ended on an emotional note: detailing all of the physical damage one of the bombs inflicted on 8-year-old Martin Richard.

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Bangladeshi Blogger Hacked To Death; 2 Alleged Attackers Arrested

March 30, 2015 - 6:39am

Washiqur Rahman's killing comes a month after a deadly attack by Islamists on Bangladeshi-American blogger Avijit Roy in the country's capital.

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Five Thoughts On Trevor Noah Taking Over 'The Daily Show'

March 30, 2015 - 6:31am

South African comedian Trevor Noah was announced Monday as the next host of The Daily Show. It might not be the most obvious pick, but why make the most obvious pick?

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Trevor Noah Will Replace Jon Stewart As Host Of 'The Daily Show'

March 30, 2015 - 5:04am

Comedy Central President Michele Ganeless says that Trevor Noah "has a huge international following and is poised to explode here in America."

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Germanwings Crash: Co-Pilot Was Treated For Suicidal Tendencies

March 30, 2015 - 4:53am

But a prosecutor says "documents don't show any hints of [Andreas Lubitz] being suicidal or being aggressive toward other people." The plane crash last week killed 150 people.

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Sticking Points In Iran Nuclear Talks: Sanctions And A Fuel Stockpile

March 30, 2015 - 3:26am

With Tuesday's deadline for an international agreement on Iran's nuclear program approaching, foreign ministers from Iran and six world powers are trying to hash out a deal.

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Hillary Clinton's Email Controversy Hasn't Changed Much For 2016

March 30, 2015 - 2:03am

Three weeks after the Democratic front runner's widely covered news conference about her use of private emails, polls continue to show her ahead of Republicans in the 2016 presidential race.

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How Many Crimes Do Your Police 'Clear'? Now You Can Find Out

March 30, 2015 - 1:11am

Police say a crime is "cleared" when they make an arrest or identify a suspect. Clearance rates vary widely by city, but you can use our tool to look up how the police are faring where you live.

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Open Cases: Why One-Third Of Murders In America Go Unresolved

March 30, 2015 - 1:04am

Police today are identifying fewer murder suspects than they did a generation ago. One criminologist says that may be because departments are more focused on preventing crimes than on making arrests.

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In New York's Multinational Astoria, Diversity Is Key To Harmony

March 30, 2015 - 1:04am

The neighborhood in Queens has become a kind of urban United Nations, with people from 100 countries living there. The more diverse it becomes, the better its residents appear to get along.

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Employers And Insurers Gain Control In Workers' Compensation Disputes

March 30, 2015 - 1:03am

In 10 states, injured workers are finding it more difficult to get or keep medical treatment their doctors prescribe because of reforms to workers' comp laws.

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With So Much Oil Flowing, U.S. May Be Reaching Storage Limits

March 29, 2015 - 11:42pm

Amid record production, some analysts worry the U.S. will run out of places to put it all. One says lack of storage space could drive oil down to around $20 a barrel, less than half the current price.

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Uphill Skiing Gains Traction In Colorado

March 29, 2015 - 11:41pm

There's a growing trend of hiking up mountains — in skis. Though it's banned at some resorts for safety reasons, enthusiasts in Aspen want make the town a hub for the emerging sport.

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Sure, Use A Treadmill Desk — But You Still Need To Exercise

March 29, 2015 - 11:40pm

Treadmill desks were the hot new trend in exercising a few years ago. The idea was to get moving and lose weight at work. But a new study suggests people don't use them enough to make a difference.

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Compression Clothing: Not The Magic Bullet For Performance

March 29, 2015 - 11:39pm

Tight elasticized socks, sleeves and T-shirts supposedly make you a better athlete. But alas, science is pouring some cold water on those alluring claims.

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