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After 25 years, 'Sandman' returns

CNN: Top Stories - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 3:02pm
Why return to a favorite story 25 years after it began?
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Fires turns apartment block into an inferno

CNN: U.S. - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 3:00pm
CNN affiliate KPRC reports that nearly 200 firefighters are working to contain a fire in Houston's Montrose district.
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Civil War historian to speak at UVa-Wise

UVa-Wise News - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 2:56pm



Civil War historian Anne Marshall will speak at The University of Virginia’s College at Wise on Thursday, April 3 at 7 p.m. in the Slemp Student Center. The event, which takes place in the Rhododendron Room, is free and open to the public. 

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NBA playoff field finished

CNN: Sports - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 2:55pm
With just two days remaining in the NBA regular season, is providing daily projections of the eight first-round matchups of the NBA playoffs.
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IRS says Bitcoin is taxable

CNN: Business - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 2:55pm
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Senate Drops IMF Reforms From Ukraine Bill: Reid

FOX News: Business - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 2:55pm
A Senate bill to aid Ukraine won't include provisions related to reform of the International Monetary Fund, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Tuesday.
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If You Lived in This City, You Might Be Happier Already

MSNBC: Health - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 2:52pm

The Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index ranks 189 metropolitan areas for happiness. Provo, Utah, home of Brigham Young University, is at the top.


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Stem Cells Shed Light On Bipolar Disease

MSNBC: Health - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 2:52pm
Researchers have grown embryonic-like stem cells from patients with bipolar disease and transformed them into brain cells that are already answering questions about the disorder.
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Housing's Mixed Signals: Are We in a Bubble?

MSNBC: Top Stories - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 2:51pm
At face value it doesn't make a lot of sense. Sales of existing homes have declined in six of the last seven months, and sales of newly built homes are still running at less than half the pace of historical norms.Home prices, however, continue to rise.

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What's the Problem With Broad Surveillance?

MSNBC: Tech & science - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 2:51pm

30 Seconds to Know: Constitutional lawyer Nabiha Syed explains why free-speech advocates believe that the NSA's bulk collection operations step over the line.


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Obama: NSA changes address concerns

CNN: Politics - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 2:49pm
President Obama addresses two ways new legislation on data collection by the NSA will address privacy concerns.
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Fast Facts: Edward Snowden

CNN: Politics - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 2:48pm
Here is a look at the life of Edward Snowden, who has admitted to leaking information about United States surveillance programs to the press.
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Police arrest suspects near King University - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 2:46pm

Oil Ends Lower As Traders Bet On Crude Supply Rise

FOX News: Business - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 2:39pm
Oil futures closed lower on Tuesday as traders bet that weekly data will show a rise in U.S. crude supplies.
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Has Sarah Palin jumped the shark? Experts say no.

CNN: Politics - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 2:38pm
The Sportsman Channel's promo for Sarah Palin's new reality television venture features the gun-toting politico-turned-celebrity exploring her idea of American freedom: man caves, target shooting and race cars.
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IRS Defines Bitcoin As Property, Not Currency

FOX News: Business - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 2:35pm
Bitcoin and other virtual currencies will be treated like property and not currency for tax purposes, said the Internal Revenue Service on Tuesday.
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IRS Rules Bitcoin is 'Property,' Subject to Tax

FOX News: Business - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 2:34pm
The IRS ruled Tuesday that the embattled virtual currency Bitcoin is “property, not currency,” paving the way for regulation in the U.S.   
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Maid's letter gives new look at Titanic's final moments

FOX News: SciTech - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 2:27pm
An as-yet-unverified letter unveiled by a Reddit user could shed new light on the dark tale of the Titanic.
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Hobby Lobby Founder: Company Built on Faith

MSNBC: Health - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 2:21pm

After their lawyers made oral arguments before the Supreme Court, Hobby Lobby founder Barbara Green, Anthony Hahn from Conestoga Wood, Marcia Greenberger of the National Women's Law Center and Cecile Richards from Planned Parenthood make remarks.


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Supreme Court Hears Argument on Charged Obamacare Case

MSNBC: Health - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 2:21pm
The Supreme Court, taking up a closely watched challenge to Obamacare, wrestled Tuesday with whether for-profit companies have a right to religious freedom and can invoke it to deny insurance coverage for contraceptives.

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