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Clinton Faces Bad Headlines And More Questions Of Scandal

April 24, 2015 - 1:03am

From questions surrounding the Clinton family foundation to a congressional investigation into Benghazi, Hillary Clinton's campaign is pushing back against allegations of scandal.

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As Governors Eye The White House, Home Takes A Back Seat

April 24, 2015 - 1:03am

Governing is messy, but slumping approval ratings for hopefuls like Scott Walker and Chris Christie likely won't have much impact on the presidential contest.

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China's Latest Target: Funeral Strippers

April 24, 2015 - 12:55am

In some parts of rural China and in Taiwan, hiring strippers to perform at the funeral of a loved one isn't considered absurd, but a good idea.

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Will Apple's Newest Gadget Ignite A Smart Watch Movement?

April 24, 2015 - 12:30am

As Apple's smart watch goes on sale, there are some big questions about the whole idea of the wrist watch as a computer, including whether consumers come to see them as a luxury or a necessity.

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After 25 Years, The Hubble Space Telescope Still Wows Humanity

April 23, 2015 - 11:56pm

Launched shortly after the fall of the Berlin Wall, the Hubble telescope isn't showing its age. Astronomers and other fans hope this old charmer will be useful for many years to come.

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SkyWest Now Says Several Passengers Were Ill On Diverted Flight

April 23, 2015 - 3:54pm

The airline initially said just one passenger lost consciousness. It still doesn't know what caused the crisis.

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Delinquent Mines: Congress Revives Bill To Hold Mine Owners Accountable

April 23, 2015 - 2:55pm

The measure, first proposed in 2910, would shut down mines if owners fail to pay fines for safety violations.

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Maryland Governor Sends State Troopers As Protests Grow In Baltimore

April 23, 2015 - 2:14pm

Protesters took to the streets demanding justice, after a black man suffered a deadly injury to his spine after being arrested.

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Biometrics May Ditch The Password, But Not The Hackers

April 23, 2015 - 1:44pm

Fingerprints, facial and voice recognition — companies are investing in more secure methods to verify people. But even biometrics can be defeated, and they raise privacy concerns.

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Return Of Horses A Sign Of Spring On Michigan Island

April 23, 2015 - 12:46pm

Over the next two months, more than 300 draft and riding horses will be transported by ferry to Mackinac Island.

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15 Years After The Dot-Com Bust, A Nasdaq Record

April 23, 2015 - 12:05pm

The Nasdaq has closed at a new high. It last peaked just before the dot-com crash, and "Nasdaq 5,000" soon became code for stock market bubble. Does the record hold any of the same warnings today?

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#TBT: With Year To Go In White House, First Lady Runs For Senate

April 23, 2015 - 11:20am

It was almost unthinkable at the time, but Hillary Clinton wouldn't be where she is today without taking the bold chance on running for a U.S. Senate seat in a state where she never lived.

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Indian Farmer's Apparent Suicide Sparks Political Backlash

April 23, 2015 - 11:16am

Gajendra Singh was found hanging from a tree at a political rally in New Delhi earlier this week. His presumed suicide has become a cause célèbre for the country's disaffected farmers.

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How Texas Ranchers Try To Clinch The Perfect Rib-Eye

April 23, 2015 - 11:15am

The rib-eye is the bestselling cut of beef in America both at the supermarket and the steakhouse. Once a year, breeders bring their stock into the barn to take a peek at the steak using ultrasound.

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Couples Counseling Catches On With Tech Co-Founders

April 23, 2015 - 10:56am

Friction between close business partners is the reason many startups fail. But increasingly in Silicon Valley, co-founders of companies are turning to therapists before things go south.

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Dwayne Bowe, A Former Chief, Flies To Kansas City For Fan's Funeral

April 23, 2015 - 10:17am

He plays in Cleveland now, but when Dwayne Bowe heard that Betty Johnson, his favorite fan in Kansas City, had died, he flew in to pay his respects.

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aha! Aha! AHA! How 3 Insightful Moments Changed Safeena Husain's Life

April 23, 2015 - 10:16am

She ran away to an ashram to heal from an abusive childhood. She used the Yellow Pages to pick a new career. Then a harsh encounter in an Indian village inspired her to found a group to educate girls.

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Rubio Takes Up Koch Brothers Charge On Export-Import Bank

April 23, 2015 - 10:11am

"We're not some sort of developing country," Rubio said Thursday, opposing reauthorization of the agency that helps finance American companies overseas. "We're a developed financial sector."

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Senate Confirms Loretta Lynch For Attorney General

April 23, 2015 - 10:01am

In one of the most protracted cabinet-level confirmation processes, 10 Republicans joined the chamber's Democrats in a 56 to 43 vote to approve the long-delayed nomination to replace Eric Holder.

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Senate Confirms Loretta Lynch As Attorney General

April 23, 2015 - 9:58am

After a five-month delay, Lynch will be the first black woman to lead the Justice Department. Now she has to build a relationship with the same Congress that stalled her confirmation.

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