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'Remember The Maine' — In Indiana!

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 3:30pm

How did a monument to the USS Maine, which sank in Havana Harbor in 1898, come to rest in Indiana? The answer tells a lot about the power and influence of veterans, years after war.

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Through Performance, Mississippi Students Honor Long-Forgotten Locals

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 3:03pm

Every year, a history teacher in Columbus, Miss., takes high schoolers to the local cemetery. There, they tell the stories of those who are buried, and learn more about their own place in the world.

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For Women's World Cup, U.S. Soccer Fans Kick It Up A Notch

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 2:59pm

They've been supporting the men for years. But for the first time, the American Outlaws — a growing and influential U.S. soccer fan group — will cheer for the women's national team at a World Cup.

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Reports: Charter Communications To Buy Time Warner Cable For $55B

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 2:05pm

The deal would make the combined company a major rival to Comcast Corp. Comcast last month abandoned its own bid for Time Warner following concerns raised by the Justice Department.

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On Memorial Day, Obama Honors Sacrifices Of Service Members

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 1:09pm

The president called Arlington National Cemetery "more than a final resting place for fallen heroes." It is, he said, "a reflection of America itself."

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Debate Over Seal Hunting In Greenland Resumes

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 12:50pm

The Inuit people of Greenland are trying to get the European Union's ban on the sale of seal products overturned.

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Iraq, Iran Push Back Against Defense Secretary's Comments On Iraqi Forces

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 10:38am

In an interview Sunday with CNN, Ash Carter said Iraqi forces lacked the "will to fight" ISIS in Anbar Province and its capital, Ramadi.

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Police: Malaysia Uncovers 139 Mass Graves Believed To Hold Migrants

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 8:53am

Most of the victims are believed to be Rohingya Muslims fleeing persecution in Myanmar. They are held until their families pay more money, which few can afford to do.

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Ex-Israeli Leader Ehud Olmert Sentenced To 8 Months In Corruption Trial

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 8:17am

Olmert, who led Israel until 2009, unlawfully accepted money from a U.S. supporter. He is appealing the decision to the Supreme Court.

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Top Stories: Deadly Flash Flooding In Midwest; Indy 500 Winner

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 8:11am

Also: A gas crisis is shutting down Nigeria; comedian Anne Meara and jazz trumpeter Marcus Belgrave die; and Sweden wins the Eurovision Song Contest over Russia.

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Philip Glass On Legacy: 'The Future ... It's All Around Us'

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 8:03am

For the composer, life is how the past and the future connect. Glass' memoir, Words Without Music, looks back on his childhood, travels and music. Originally broadcast April 6, 2015.

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More Heavy Rain Predicted For Texas, Oklahoma

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 7:52am

Parts of the two states are reeling from weekend flooding that damaged and destroyed homes and killed at least three people.

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Colleges To Students: Don't Trash Those Dorm Castoffs, Donate!

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 7:03am

As college students leave for the summer, many just throw away what they can't fit in the car for the ride home. But some schools are trying to find a new home for those campus castoffs.

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Fake Killer Whale To Ward Off Sea Lions

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 6:11am

Terry Buzzard built a life-size orca to promote his whale-watching cruise business. Buzzard told KING-TV that the mock orca will be put to use scaring off sea lions on the docks of a port in Oregon.

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Italian Bakery Confuses Birthday Cake Order

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 6:01am

A girl in Italy was celebrating her 9th birthday, and she wanted a My Little Pony cake. Instead, she got a Little Tony cake. The Elvis doppelganger was semi famous in 1960's Britain.

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Spain's Ruling Conservatives Suffer Local Election Losses

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 4:03am

Spain's ruling conservatives suffered losses in local elections on Sunday. Among the new winners were members of a left-wing grassroots party that grew out of Spain's Occupy Movement.

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Anne Meara, Half Of Husband-Wife Comedy Team, Dies At 85

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 4:03am

Anne Meara died Saturday in New York. She had a long varied career in show business and was one half of the 1960s comedy duo Stiller and Meara. She was marred to Jerry Stiller. Her son is Ben Stiller.

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From 'Occupying' A Spanish Bank To City Hall: Barcelona's New Mayor

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 4:03am

The status quo took a hit in Spanish elections over the weekend. A major upset came in Barcelona with a win by Ada Colau, a prominent activist who fought evictions during Spain's economic crisis.

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Ann Meara, Half Of Husband-Wife Comedy Team, Dies At 85

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 4:03am

Ann Meara died Saturday in New York. She had a long varied career in show business and was one half of the 1960's comedy duo, Stiller and Meara.

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With Limited U.S. Troops, Afghan Forces Take The Brunt In Fight Against Taliban

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 4:03am

Renee Montagne talks with U.S. Army General John Campbell, about how Afghan forces are faring against the Taliban now that they are fighting combat missions on their own.

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