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Fighting In Eastern Ukraine Puts Hospitals Under Fire

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 4:04am

David Greene talks to Andrea Ciocca of the aid agency Doctors Without Borders about how the fighting is affecting the civilian population, and the agency's ability to reach those in need of help.

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Don Covay, Wrote 'Chain Of Fools,' Dies At 76

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 4:04am

R&B singer-songwriter Don Covay died on Saturday at the age of 76. Covay's music was recorded by the likes of Aretha Franklin, Chubby Checker, Gladys Knight & the Pips and The Rolling Stones.

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Millions Raised For Detroit Man Who Has An Arduous Commute

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 4:04am

An article in the Detroit Free Press went viral earlier this week. It was about James Robertson, a 56-year-old Detroit resident who walks 21 miles to and from his factory job.

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Fossil Provides Evidence Of Early Human Migration To Europe

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 3:13am

Humans evolved in Africa. How and when did we migrate from our ancestral home to Europe? Anthropologist Barbara J. King explains new fossil evidence from Israel.

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Supporters Say Imprisoned Nun Is Being Held In 'Unfair' Conditions

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 3:03am

Megan Rice, an 85-year-old Catholic nun and anti-nuclear activist, is at a crowded facility in Brooklyn. Her friends warn of deplorable conditions there including a lack of health care.

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Stuck In Traffic? It's Likely To Be Worse In 30 Years, Report Says

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 3:03am

Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx talks about the challenges facing America's transportation system, and why he says the country needs to invest much more in it.

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Gotcha: Satellites Help Strip Seafood Pirates Of Their Booty

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 2:51am

Most of the seafood Americans eat is imported; a lot of that is illegally caught. Now, environmentalists are using satellites to track pirate vessels on the high seas and help crack down on the trade.

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A Chicago Community Puts Mixed-Income Housing To The Test

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 2:51am

Chicago plans to replace its Lathrop Homes public housing project with a mix of condos and affordable housing. Residents say it doesn't need a revamp — and that the overhaul will displace too many.

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New Standards For Tracking Aircraft In Flight

Thu, 02/05/2015 - 2:05am

After Malaysia Airlines flight 370 vanished over the Indian Ocean, air safety authorities have argued for more frequent contact in order to better locate aircraft in the event of tragedy.

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