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Toyota's Top Female Executive Arrested In Japan On Drug Charges

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 8:03am

Julie Hamp, who became the automaker's head of public relations in April, allegedly mailed herself a package containing oxycodone pills, declaring the contents to be a necklace.

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U.S. Marshals Add New York Escapees To Most Wanted List

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 7:56am

The two men escaped from a New York prison almost two weeks ago. The list, the agency said, is reserved for the "worst of the worst."

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The Business Of Smuggling Migrants Across The Mediterranean

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 7:42am

A family and a smuggler talk about how the smuggling market works on the Egyptian coast. It can run up to $5,000 a person, but kids go for free.

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Why Does Time Exist?

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 7:36am

Cosmologist Sean Carroll tackles a deceptively simple question: Why does time exist at all? The potential answers point to a surprising view of the nature of the universe, and our place in it.

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Why Should We Look Forward To Getting Older?

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 7:36am

Psychologist Laura Carstensen says that as people get older, they usually become less stressed and more content.

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When Do We Become The Final Version of Ourselves?

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 7:36am

Dan Gilbert shares research on what he calls the "end of history illusion," where we think the person we are right now is the person we'll be for the rest of time. Hint: that's not the case.

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Which Time Of Day Is Both Too Early And Too Late?

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 7:36am

Poet Rives explores why "four-in-the-morning" has become popular shorthand for the strangest hour of the day.

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Can You Remember Your Life, One Second At A Time?

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 7:36am

Director Cesar Kuriyama shoots one second of video every day as part of an ongoing project to remember the special moments of his life.

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Once And Future Nut: How Genetic Engineering May Bring Back Chestnuts

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 7:28am

The American chestnut is poised to return — as a bionic, blight-resistant tree. Scientists hope to plant about 10,000 transgenic plantlets to pollinate trees in the "wild."

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Worried You Have An STD? This App Helps You Quietly Find Out

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 6:03am

Planned Parenthood has an app that offers discreet help for Californians seeking to get tested for chlamydia or gonorrhea.

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In Charleston, A City Gathers To Mourn, Try To Understand Mass Shooting

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 6:02am

The community began to try to pick up the pieces, after a gunman entered a historically black church, opened fire and killed nine people.

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NFL Football Involved In Deflategate Is Up For Auction

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 6:00am

A touchdown ball from the AFC championship is being sold. The New England Patriots beat the Indianapolis Colts — accused of deflating footballs to gain advantage. The ball now is properly inflated.

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Seagull Injures Classic Pianist

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 5:52am

British classical pianist Paul Lewis was heading into rehearsal when a seagull dove at him. He ducked, stumbled and put out a hand to break his fall. He sprained a finger, and will miss a festival.

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