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Heisman Winner Winston Accused Of Stealing Food

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 1:25pm

Heisman winner Winston accused of stealing food

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WellPoint Helps Investors Breathe Easy On Overhaul

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 1:25pm

WellPoint helps investors breathe easy on overhaul

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Airlines Offering Fewer Flights, Fewer Seats

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 1:25pm

Airlines offering fewer flights, fewer seats

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Experiment Grows New Muscle In Men's Injured Legs

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 1:25pm

Experiment grows new muscle in men's injured legs

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Youths Arrested In Immigration Protest

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 1:25pm

Youths arrested in immigration protest

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A Whale Of A Problem: Town Faces Threat Of Exploding Carcass

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 1:17pm

The town of Trout River in Newfoundland has a bloated, methane-filled, 80-foot blue whale carcass on its beach, and people are concerned that it might spontaneously combust.

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NBA Owners To Hold 1st Discussions On Sterling

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 1:15pm

NBA owners to hold 1st discussions on Sterling

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Fed Cuts Monthly Bond Purchases For Fourth Time

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 1:15pm

Fed cuts monthly bond purchases for fourth time

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Facebook Unveils Host Of Mobile-Friendly Features

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 1:15pm

Facebook unveils host of mobile-friendly features

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Chet Faker On World Cafe

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 1:07pm

The Australian electronic musician accompanies his soulful singing with loops, samples and keyboards, as he improvises over tracks he'd recorded in the studio.

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Survey: US Businesses Add 220K Jobs In April

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 11:25am

Survey: US businesses add 220K jobs in April

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Ex-Montana Teacher To Be Re-Sentenced In Rape Case

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 11:25am

Ex-Montana teacher to be re-sentenced in rape case

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China Could (By One Measure) Pass U.S. As No. 1 Economy This Year

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 11:20am

A World Bank forecast was based on purchasing power parity, an estimate of the cost of living in a particular country. But that isn't the only way to measure the size of an economy.

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Derby Field Will Be Full; Pletcher Will Start 4

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 11:15am

Derby field will be full; Pletcher will start 4

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USAID Contractors Profiled Cuban 'Twitter' Users

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 11:15am

USAID contractors profiled Cuban 'Twitter' users

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First Lady Not First Priority For Graduates

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 11:13am

Host Michel Martin reflects on the recent controversy over first lady Michelle Obama's upcoming speech to high school graduates in Kansas.

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One Universe, One Life: A Conjecture

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 11:10am

We are all connected chemically to the universe; life, if it exists out there, will share the same roots as life here. Yet, we must be the only humans in the cosmos, says commentator Marcelo Gleiser.

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A Jazz Journey Around The World

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 11:09am

On International Jazz Day, Alt Latino's Felix Contreras talks about musicians abroad who are heating up the U.S. jazz scene.

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V. Stiviano 'Thunderously Unintelligent' In Sterling Scandal?

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 11:08am

The NBA has banned L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling from the league for life after tapes revealed racist comments he made to girlfriend V. Stiviano. The Beautyshop ladies weigh in.

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To Get Help From A Little Kid, Ask The Right Way

Wed, 04/30/2014 - 11:08am

Asking preschoolers to be helpers is more effective than asking them to help, a study suggests. The noun-based approach works with adults, too, psychologists say, but don't take it too far.

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