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The New Republican Congress Is Off to a Rough Start

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 10:08am
Two months into their control of both chambers of Congress, Republicans have little to show for their majorities.
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Most Docs Agree to 'Spread Out' Kids' Shots

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 9:54am
Most doctors agree to parents' demands to space out their kids' vaccines a new survey finds.
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Obamacare Faces Tough Test in Supreme Court Challenge

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 9:36am
The court will hear a challenge this week to the president's signature healthcare policy that could deal it a crippling blow if upheld.

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Prince William Proves Defter Diplomat Than His Dad

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 9:23am
Prince William visited an old courtyard house, restored and turned into a museum with the support of charities set up by his father, in Beijing.
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Key Suspect Nabbed in U.S. Blogger's Hacking Death: Cops

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 9:22am
The main suspect in the killing of a U.S. blogger and critic of religious extremism who was hacked to death last week was arrested, officials said.

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Secret Service Probes Two White House Security Breaches

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 9:20am
Two people were in custody on Monday.

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Monday's Top 6 News Stories

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 9:13am
From a snowy start to the month to a cold response to a tweet, see the stories we're following today.

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Twitter Reviewing Alleged ISIS Threat to Co-Founder

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 8:47am
Twitter said it was working with law enforcement to investigate whether purported ISIS-related threats against co-founder Jack Dorsey were real.

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Iraq Moves to Retake Saddam's Birthplace from ISIS

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 7:18am
Iraqi security forces attacked the city of Tikrit on Monday, mounting a full-on offensive to retake Saddam Hussein's birthplace from ISIS.

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Dramatic Video Shows Fatal Police Shooting on Skid Row

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 6:41am
A police shooting that was caught on cellphone video left one person dead in downtown Los Angeles' Skid Row.

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Three Girls Die After Carbon Monoxide Leak at Grandma's

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 6:35am
Three teens have died after suffering carbon monoxide poisoning while at their grandmother's house, police said.
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Skydiver Survives Midair Seizure, Unconscious Free Fall

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 6:27am
"Thankfully my jumpmaster manages to pull my ripcord at around 4,000 feet. I become conscious at 3,000 feet and land safely back to the ground," he wrote.

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Caught on Camera: 7 Hunted After Brawl in Bronx Deli

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 6:02am
Authorities say the suspects took $56 in cash and two cell phones.
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Fisherman Jailed for Harvesting 186,000 Pounds of Bass

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 5:41am
A Maryland fisherman has been sentenced to a year and a half in prison for his role in the illegal harvesting nearly 200,000 pounds of striped bass.
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Offensive Begins to Recapture Saddam's Hometown

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 4:35am
"I call upon all those who have been deluded and made mistakes in past to lay down arms today," said Iraq Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi.

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World Moved by Teen Girl's Plea to Be Allowed to Die

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 4:23am
A 14-year-old Chilean girl's request to be allowed to die has touched the world as her plea on social media has gone viral.

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Why Russia Has Jailed Female Ukrainian Pilot

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 4:11am
The Kremlin's latest high-profile prisoner is Nadiya Savchenko, Ukraine's first female pilot and a symbol of resistance for many in her home country.
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SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Launches All-Electric Satellites

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 12:53am
A SpaceX rocket blasted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station to put the world's first all-electric communications satellites into orbit.

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Is It Spring Yet? Snowy, Icy Mess Hits Northeast Again

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 12:07am
Boston is on the brink of breaking its snowfall record for one season.

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U.S. Attempts to Ease Tensions Over Netanyahu Speech

Sun, 03/01/2015 - 10:12pm
U.S. officials made a strong show of support for Israel as anger swirled around the prime minister's controversial speech to Congress this week.

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