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McDonald's: You Deserve A Hash Brown All Day

September 2, 2015 - 8:34am

Every McDonald's restaurant in the U.S. will offer breakfast menu items all day, starting Oct. 6.

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California Moves To Stop Misuse Of Psychiatric Meds In Foster Care

September 2, 2015 - 8:02am

There's ample evidence that children in foster care often get powerful psychiatric medications when other treatments would be safer and more effective. But those treatments can be hard to get.

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Sen. Mikulski's Vote Clears The Way For Obama's Deal With Iran

September 2, 2015 - 7:15am

With the approval of Democratic Sen. Barbara Mikulski, announced Wednesday, President Obama has secured enough support in Congress to sustain his nuclear deal with Iran.

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U.S. Attorney General: 'This Violence Against All Of Us' Must End

September 2, 2015 - 7:11am

Loretta Lynch condemns the shootings of law enforcement officers in Texas and Illinois, as well as other acts of violence in recent months.

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Obama Secures Enough Support For Iran Deal In Congress

September 2, 2015 - 6:57am

Sen. Barbara Mikulski, D-Md., became the crucial 34th vote needed to sustain President Obama's expected veto should Congress pass a measure to block the agreement.

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Why Freezing Didn't Keep Sushi Tuna Safe From Salmonella

September 2, 2015 - 6:55am

Freezing is usually considered a way to make raw fish safer. But a recent outbreak of Salmonella in frozen, raw tuna used in sushi across the U.S. highlights the limits of the food-safety technique.

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Baltimore Judge Lets Charges Against Officers Stand In Freddie Gray Case

September 2, 2015 - 4:00am

A judge in Baltimore handed prosecutors two pretrial victories on Wednesday, rejecting a motion to dismiss charges against six police officers and allowing the state's attorney to remain on the case.

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For Second Day, Stranded Migrants Camp Out At Train Station In Budapest

September 2, 2015 - 2:49am

Hungarian authorities stopped the migrants, including refugees from Syria and Iraq, from boarding trains bound for Western Europe. The station has become the latest flashpoint in the migrant crisis.

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How A Suit Against Uber Could Redefine The Sharing Economy

September 2, 2015 - 1:20am

A federal judge has allowed some drivers to proceed with a class-action suit against the ride-hailing service. The case could affect other companies in the sharing economy such as Airbnb and Lyft.

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How The Iran Vote Is Engineered To Pass

September 2, 2015 - 1:03am

When Congress votes on the deal this month, it will be considered under rules that favor the president, even if his opponents gain a majority.

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Kentucky Marriage License Dispute 'Up To Courts,' Governor Says

September 1, 2015 - 4:27pm

"I have no legal authority to relieve her of her statutory duty by executive order or to remove her from office," Gov. Steve Beshear says of Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis.

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Trial Begins For Alabama Officer In Encounter That Paralyzed Indian Man

September 1, 2015 - 3:44pm

The Madison Police Department officer is charged with violating the civil rights of Sureshbhai Patel, who was slammed into the ground face-first after not responding to English-language commands.

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U.S. Stock Markets Tumble By Nearly 3 Percent As China Worries Renew

September 1, 2015 - 2:43pm

The Dow Jones index is now down nearly 10 percent in 2015, after falling 469 points Tuesday to close at 16,058.

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CNN Just Found A Way To Get Carly Fiorina Onto The Debate Stage

September 1, 2015 - 2:38pm

The former Hewlett-Packard CEO had been fighting CNN's criteria for the September presidential candidates debate. Now, she might get her way and make it into the network's main event.

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Former Police Chief In S.C. Sentenced To House Arrest Over Unarmed Man's Death

September 1, 2015 - 2:13pm

More than a month after his second trial on murder charges ended in a mistrial, former Eutawville, S.C., police chief Richard Combs agreed to plead guilty to misconduct in office Tuesday.

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Huge Fish Farm Planned Near San Diego Aims To Fix Seafood Imbalance

September 1, 2015 - 1:50pm

The aquaculture project would be the same size as New York's Central Park and produce 11 million pounds of yellowtail and sea bass each year. But some people see it as an aquatic "factory farm."

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Mob Museum Unveils FIFA Corruption Exhibit

September 1, 2015 - 1:44pm

A new exhibit about FIFA's recent corruption is on display at the Las Vegas museum of contemporary organized crime.

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Tokyo 2020 Pulls Olympic Logo, Stung By Plagiarism Charges

September 1, 2015 - 1:08pm

Belgian designer Olivier Debie first complained about the logo soon after it was unveiled in July, saying it was too similar to one he created for a theater in 2011.

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Texas Strives To Lure Mental Health Providers To Rural Counties

September 1, 2015 - 1:07pm

About 3 million people in Texas don't have a mental health provider in their county. A new loan repayment program may not be enough to lure them to the state's rural areas.

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California Prisons To Limit Number Of Inmates In Solitary Confinement

September 1, 2015 - 12:47pm

Under a new settlement, state authorities will only send inmates to isolation if they commit new and serious crimes in prison, like murders or violent assaults. The move could have wide effects.

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