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PTSD: Difficult Diagnosis 'Can Break an Individual'

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 7:12pm
Ivan Lopez, who officials say shot himself to death Wednesday night after shooting and killing three others at Fort Hood in Texas, was being “evaluated” for post-traumatic stress disorder, officials say.It’s something the U.S.
    
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'Cuban Twitter' Missed the Mark on Social Media Unrest: Experts

MSNBC: Tech & science - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 6:56pm
If the U.S. government hoped new millennium technology would reinvigorate its half century-old dream of undermining socialism 90 miles off the coast of Florida, it went about it all wrong, some experts say.On Wednesday, the Associated Press reported that a U.S.






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Nest Halts Sales of 'Protect' CO2 Detector After Flaw Discovered

MSNBC: Tech & science - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 6:56pm
Nest, maker of connected home appliances, has halted sales of its Protect smoke and carbon monoxide detector due to a flaw that could cause it to be unintentionally disabled.






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Supreme Court Won't Stop Texas Execution of Tommy Lynn Sells

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 6:56pm
A Texas man who stabbed to death a 13-year-old girl and confessed to a string of other killings is set to be executed Thursday evening after the U.S. Supreme Court rejected his last-minute appeal.
    





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Hagel Assures Military Families That Security is Top Priority

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 6:39pm

In a media briefing, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says military leaders will investigate the Fort Hood shooting and look to implement reform.








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Supreme Court Won't Stop Texas Execution of Tommy Lynn Sells

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 6:39pm
A Texas man who stabbed to death a 13-year-old girl and confessed to a string of other killings is set to be executed Thursday evening after the U.S. Supreme Court rejected his last-minute appeal.






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GrubHub IPO Values Food Delivery Company at $2.04 Billion

MSNBC: Tech & science - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 6:25pm
GrubHub Inc.'s initial public offering was priced slightly above its expected price range at $26 per share, valuing the biggest U.S. online food delivery services company at about $2.04 billion.The IPO, which was expected to be priced between $23-$25 per share, raised about $192.5 million.Of the 7.






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Artists Craft Giant Sand Sculptures for Exhibit in Japan

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 6:25pm
Karen Fralich of Canada finishes a sand sculpture named 'Mammoth under the glacier' at the Sand Museum near the Tottori Sand Dunes on Thursday in Tottori, Japan.
    





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Skydiver Dies During Record Group-Jump Attempt in Arizona

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 6:25pm
An experienced skydiver was killed while taking part in a 222-person group-formation jump trying to set a world record on Thursday when the victim's main parachute malfunctioned, a spokeswoman for the Arizona skydiving facility said.
    





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Famed Author Gabriel Garcia Marquez Hospitalized

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 6:25pm

He has been hospitalized in Mexico City since March 31 for dehydration and a lung and urinary infection but has responded well to treatment.


    





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GrubHub IPO Values Food Delivery Company at $2.04 Billion

MSNBC: Business - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 6:23pm
GrubHub Inc.'s initial public offering was priced slightly above its expected price range at $26 per share, valuing the biggest U.S. online food delivery services company at about $2.04 billion.The IPO, which was expected to be priced between $23-$25 per share, raised about $192.5 million.Of the 7.
    





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Narcan Opioid Antidote Is 'Truly Amazing'

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 6:13pm

Terry Walsh, Deputy Fire Chief in Portland, Ore., tells NBC News’ Kate Snow about how the drug Narcan has saved people from heroin overdose.








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Skydiver Dies During Record Group-Jump Attempt in Arizona

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 6:07pm
An experienced skydiver was killed while taking part in a 222-person group-formation jump trying to set a world record on Thursday when the victim's main parachute malfunctioned, a spokeswoman for the Arizona skydiving facility said.






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E-Cigarettes Poisonings Rise Sharply According to New Study

MSNBC: Health - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 6:03pm

Simply touching the liquid nicotine in e-cigarettes is harmful. Erika Edwards reports.








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Tornado Warning Issued for Parts of Missouri

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 5:54pm
The National Weather Service issued tornado warning Thursday for several areas in Missouri, part of a storm system that forecasters said could be the first significant tornado outbreak of the season.
    





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Cancer Survivor Hopes to Inspire with Racing Spirit

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 5:41pm

Texas Man overcomes five year battle with cancer to become a top drag racer. KETK's Garrett Sanders reports.








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Court: NYC Can Ban Church Service in Public School

MSNBC: U.S. news - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 5:41pm

A federal appeals court ruled that New York City school officials can ban a small Christian congregation from holding weekend services in a grade school.








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Anadarko Petroleum Settles Pollution Claims for $5.15 Billion

MSNBC: Business - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 5:37pm
The federal government on Thursday reached a $5.15 billion settlement with Anadarko Petroleum Corp., the largest ever for environmental contamination, to settle claims related to the cleanup of thousands of sites tainted with hazardous chemicals for decades.The bulk of the money — $4.
    





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Raw Video: Train Rams SUV at Railroad Crossing Gates

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 5:23pm

The driver of an SUV in Houston weaved the vehicle through railroad crossing gates and then was hit by a speeding commuter train.


    





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David Letterman Announces Retirement From 'Late Show'

MSNBC: Top Stories - Thu, 04/03/2014 - 5:23pm

David Letterman told his "Late Show" audience on Thursday that he will wrap up his historic late-night career sometime next year.


    





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