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These 100 People Live Inside (Literally) an Urban Bridge

MSNBC: Top Stories - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 5:29pm
JAKARTA, Indonesia — From above, it looks like an ordinary urban bridge, six lanes of traffic, connecting two of the swankiest districts in this sprawling city of 9.6 million.On one side is Kuningan business district: luxury apartments, five-star hotels and embassies.
    





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Police and Protesters Clash In Venezuela

MSNBC: Top Stories - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 5:29pm

Police shoot tear gas and use water cannons in an attempt to disperse crowds of anti-government protesters, who are throwing rocks, gas bombs and even roof tiles.


    





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Women Work Harder, Earn More, Than Their Moms

MSNBC: Top Stories - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 5:13pm
Women today are working harder and earning more money than their mothers at the same age, and that’s helped some of the nation’s poorest families move up the economic ladder.
    





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All Wrapped Up: Travelers Pay to Protect Luggage With Plastic

MSNBC: Top Stories - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 5:13pm
Some air travelers might be more determined to fly only with carry-ons or add extra security to checked baggage after recent news of an alleged theft ring by workers at Los Angeles International Airport.Others, however, may rely on plastic.
    





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OkCupid: Dump Firefox Over CEO's Gay Rights Stance

MSNBC: Top Stories - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 5:13pm
OkCupid, the popular dating site, is not in love with Mozilla. In fact, it’s telling its users to stay away from Mozilla Firefox after the non-profit organization named Brendan Eich as its CEO.
    





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Watch the Fight That Halted Trading on Wall Street

MSNBC: Top Stories - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 5:13pm
It takes a lot to stop trading on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. On Tuesday, there wan't much action for about 23 minutes as traders were glued to their TV monitors.The cause of the inaction? A heated CNBC TV debate, pitting IEX's Brad Katsuyama vs.
    





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Samsung: Apple's Patent Claims Are 'Gross Exaggeration'

MSNBC: Tech & science - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 5:13pm

The two companies resume their long-running court battle over claims that Samsung copied the iPhone.


    





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Victory Lap: Obama Says Health Care Law Is 'Here to Stay'

MSNBC: Top Stories - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 5:13pm
President Barack Obama reveled in the last-minute success of the new health insurance exchanges Tuesday, confirming that more than 7 million people have signed up for new plans, a million of them in March alone, and attacking the law’s critics.“This law has made our health care system a lot better.
    





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Dirty Bird: Roddy White Tries to Weasel Out of Twitter Bet

MSNBC: Tech & science - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 5:13pm

Falcons receiver Roddy White plans only to partially pay off a March Madness bet he made with a fan on Twitter.


    





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DARPA Launches New Biotech Research Division

MSNBC: Tech & science - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 5:13pm
DARPA, the Defense Department's research and development arm, announced on Tuesday it is collecting all its biotech projects, old and new, under a new banner: the "Biological Technologies Office.
    





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Watch the Fight That Halted Trading on Wall Street

MSNBC: Business - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 5:05pm
It takes a lot to stop trading on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. On Tuesday, there wan't much action for about 23 minutes as traders were glued to their TV monitors.The cause of the inaction? A heated CNBC TV debate, pitting IEX's Brad Katsuyama vs.
    





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Victory Lap: Obama Says Health Care Law Is 'Here to Stay'

MSNBC: Health - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 5:02pm
President Barack Obama reveled in the last-minute success of the new health insurance exchanges Tuesday, confirming that more than 7 million people have signed up for new plans, a million of them in March alone, and attacking the law’s critics.“This law has made our health care system a lot better.
    





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Miguel Almaguer Journeys to Edge of Mudslide Debris

MSNBC: U.S. news - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 5:02pm

State Route 530, engulfed by the landslide, looks like a construction site -- and a war zone. See more tonight on “Nightly News with Brian Williams.”








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The Spy Who Shared Secrets: Who Is Jonathan Pollard?

MSNBC: Top Stories - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:58pm
As a last-ditch effort to salvage peace talks in the Middle East, the U.S. is considering a move that has been flatly rejected by numerous administrations over the past 30 years: paroling convicted Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard.
    





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Obama Revels in 7 Million New Obamacare Enrollees

MSNBC: Top Stories - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:58pm
President Barack Obama reveled in the last-minute success of the new health insurance exchanges Tuesday, confirming that more than 7 million people have signed up for new plans, a million of them in March alone, and attacking the law’s critics.“This law has made our health care system a lot better.
    





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Samsung: Apple's Patent Claims Are 'Gross Exaggeration'

MSNBC: Business - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:49pm

The two companies resume their long-running court battle over claims that Samsung copied the iPhone.


    





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Obama Revels in 7 Million New Obamacare Enrollees

MSNBC: Health - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:46pm
President Barack Obama reveled in the last-minute success of the new health insurance exchanges Tuesday, confirming that more than 7 million people have signed up for new plans, a million of them in March alone, and attacking the law’s critics.“This law has made our health care system a lot better.
    





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The Spy Who Shared Secrets: Who Is Jonathan Pollard?

MSNBC: U.S. news - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:40pm
As a last-ditch effort to salvage peace talks in the Middle East, the U.S. is considering a move that has been flatly rejected by numerous administrations over the past 30 years: paroling convicted Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard.






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Stocks Post 3-Day Win Streak, S&P 500 Sets New High

MSNBC: Business - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:34pm
Stocks kicked off the second quarter with solid gains Tuesday, with the S&P 500 setting a fresh intraday record following a batch of economic reports.Major averages logged a three-day win streak for the first time since February.
    





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OkCupid: Dump Firefox Over CEO's Gay Rights Stance

MSNBC: Tech & science - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 4:26pm
OkCupid, the popular dating site, is not in love with Mozilla. In fact, it’s telling its users to stay away from Mozilla Firefox after the non-profit organization named Brendan Eich as its CEO.
    





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