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Cancer Patients And Doctors Struggle To Predict Survival

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 2:30am

After being diagnosed with cancer, the first question people have is, "How long do I have?" Doctors usually overestimate the time, and patients often don't understand it's a range, not one number.

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Push It Further: Rhiannon Giddens Takes A Turn On Tradition

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 1:03am

"If you're going to do something that's been covered a million times, you want to do it differently," Giddens says of her funky version of "Black Is The Color."

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Ed Sabol, Founder Of NFL Films, Dies At 98

Tue, 02/10/2015 - 12:49am

Ed Sabol was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2011. During his tenure at NFL Films, from 1964-1995, the organization won 52 Emmy Awards.

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Widow Has Autographed Photo Of Shoeless Joe Jackson Authenticated

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 6:33am

Sharon Bowen didn't get why her late husband kept a scrapbook with old photos of Cleveland baseball players. Shoeless Joe Jackson was illiterate and usually only signed paychecks and legal documents.

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Charges Dropped Against Burger-Munching Driver

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 6:14am

Madison Turner of Alabama got a ticket last month in Georgia for distracted driving — he was eating at the wheel.

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'Visit My Mosque' Campaign Builds Bridges In Britain

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 3:59am

More than 20 mosques across Britain recently opened their doors for a day to non-Muslims. Imams and worshipers served tea and cakes, and answered visitors' questions about their faith.

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Papal Group Considers Sanctions On Bishops Who Cover Up Abuse

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 3:59am

A commission advising Pope Francis on how to tackle clerical sex abuse of minors has completed its first full meeting at the Vatican. The commission has been criticized for its slow start.

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State Political Parties Blames Congress For Lack Of Funds

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 3:59am

With all the cash pouring into politics, there's one group of losers: state parties. Big donors are turning to outside groups, and many state parties watch their budgets and clout dwindle.

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Ukraine Is Just 1 Foreign Policy Challenge On Obama's Agenda

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 3:59am

President Obama is expected to submit to Congress what's called an AUMF, an authorization for the use of military force against ISIS, which calls itself the Islamic State.

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Eastern Ukraine Top Obama's Meeting With Merkel

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 3:59am

David Greene talks Stefan Kornelius, foreign editor of Süddeutsche Zeitung, ahead of Monday's talks between President Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

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There's A Renewed Effort To Stall The War In Ukraine

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 3:59am

International efforts to bring peace to eastern Ukraine continue. Negotiators consider borders that acknowledge the areas that separatists control, if Russia withdraws heavy weapons from the region.

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The Rise And Fall Of Marion 'Suge' Knight

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 3:59am

David Greene talks to music journalist Alan Light about Marion "Suge" Knight's legacy in hip-hop music. The former CEO and co-founder of Death Row Records has been charged with murder.

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Anthem Data Stolen By Hackers Raises Identity Theft Concerns

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 3:59am

Following the Anthem health insurance hack, we look at what happens if your Social Security number is stolen. How bad can the damage be? Can you get a new number? And, will that solve your problems?

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Subject Of 'Serial' Podcast Granted Appeal

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 3:59am

Adnan Syed, convicted in 2000 of murdering his ex-girlfriend, has been granted an appeal by a Maryland court. Questions about his conviction were the focus of the popular podcast Serial.

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Horrendous Violence By ISIS Is Unacceptable, U.N. Commissioner Says

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 3:59am

U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein tells Renee Montagne that while his fears about Ebola have eased, ISIS, also known as the Islamic State, remains a constant threat.

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6 Months After Protests, Ferguson Businesses On Path To Rebuild

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 3:59am

Since the shooting death of Michael Brown by a police officer, the Missouri city has been in the spotlight. Government officials work to address the issues brought to light following Brown's death.

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Oil Price Dip, Global Slowdown Create Crosscurrents For U.S.

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 2:34am

The big drop in oil prices is a gift to consumers that should propel the U.S. economy, analysts say. But those lower prices are hurting the energy sector and consumers continue to be cautious.

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Harnessing The Immune System To Fight Cancer

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 2:33am

Our immune systems constantly fight off disease — protecting us from colds, flu and infection. An experimental treatment called immunotherapy is helping patients' immune systems fight off cancer.

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Leaked HSBC Documents Shed Light On Swiss Banking Industry

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 12:44am

The documents were downloaded by a former computer security expert at the giant bank HSBC. They were released over the weekend by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists.

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Sam Smith Wins Four Grammy Awards, Including Song Of The Year

Sun, 02/08/2015 - 8:20pm

The British singer also won Best New Artist and Record of the Year, for "Stay With Me." Beck won Album of the Year for his subdued, folky Morning Phase.

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