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Help those who don't graduate

CNN: U.S. - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:18am
Alma Powell says it's great news that 80% of U.S. students graduate from high school on time. But the 20% who don't need support and don't want to be called dropouts.
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Is Down syndrome comedy OK?

CNN: U.S. - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:18am
David Perry says even with a disclaimer, when Wyatt Cenac mocked attributes associated with Down syndrome on a radio show, he might as well have been shouting the 'r' word from a stage
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Welcome Americans with Ebola

CNN: U.S. - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:18am
Paul Wolpe says Donald Trump and social media are angrily calling for the Americans with Ebola to be sent back to Africa. We should have learned from AIDS epidemic that hysteria like this is wrong and unwarranted.
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And nation's top party school is...

CNN: U.S. - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:17am
The Orange love their red cups, according to the Princeton Review, which on Monday named Syracuse University the top party school in the nation.
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Fed Doesn't Object to BofA Capital Plan

FOX News: Business - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:17am
The U.S. Federal Reserve said on Wednesday it had approved a resubmitted capital plan from Bank of America (NYSE:BAC), part of an annual stress test of banks' financial robustness.
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Sprint names Brightstar CEO as new chief, replacing longtime boss Dan Hesse

FOX News: Business - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:16am
Sprint is replacing its longtime CEO Dan Hesse with Brightstar CEO Marcelo Claure on the heels of a report that it is dropping its bid for rival wireless carrier T-Mobile.
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Cognizant Dives 14% Premarket After Cutting Outlook

FOX News: Business - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:16am
Shares in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. fell 14% in premarket trade Wednesday after the consulting company reduced its full-year revenue outlook, citing "weakness at certain clients" and sales delays for some large deals.
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Congressman: VA misled on number of deaths tied to care delays

CNN: U.S. - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:15am
The chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee is accusing the VA of "what appears to be an attempt to mislead Congress and the public" by manipulating the number of veterans who died as a result of delays in care.
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NJ Hospital Charged Man $9K to Bandage Cut Finger

MSNBC: Top Stories - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:13am
A New Jersey hospital charged a teacher nearly $9,000 just to put a bandage on his middle finger, an NBC New York investigation has found.
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NJ Hospital Charged Man $9K to Bandage Cut Finger

MSNBC: U.S. news - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:13am
A New Jersey hospital charged a teacher nearly $9,000 just to put a bandage on his middle finger, an NBC New York investigation has found.






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Samsung-Apple: We Only Fight in U.S. Courts

MSNBC: Tech & science - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:12am
Samsung and Apple have agreed to scale down their international legal dispute and withdraw patent lawsuits outside the United States.






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Samsung-Apple: We Only Fight in U.S. Courts

MSNBC: Business - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:12am
Samsung and Apple have agreed to scale down their international legal dispute and withdraw patent lawsuits outside the United States.






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Mobile phone message of Ebola 'cure' offers false hope

FOX News: Health - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:10am

A note being circulated by mobile phones in West Africa claims a plant can “cure� Ebola, BBC News reported.

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U.S. general killed in attack on training facility

CNN: U.S. - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:06am
The U.S. general killed in an attack at a training facility in Afghanistan Tuesday was Army Maj. Gen. Harold Greene, U.S. officials told CNN.
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Celeb makeup mess ups

FOX News: Top Stories - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:06am
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Car from alternate future

FOX News: Top Stories - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:06am
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More 'Botched' surgery shocks

FOX News: Top Stories - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:06am
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Terracotta army mystery solved

FOX News: Top Stories - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:06am
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What It's Like to Be Attacked by a Great White Shark

MSNBC: Top Stories - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:05am
An underwater video being released in advance of the upcoming Shark Week on Discovery shows a “shark cam” being attacked by the fearsome predators of the deep.






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Was innocent man executed?

CNN: U.S. - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:05am
More than a decade after his execution, Cameron Todd Willingham is still a pawn in the debate over the death penalty.
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