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Native Americans Had a Precolonial Baby Boom

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 7:15pm
For hundreds of years, Native Americans in the southwestern U.S. had a prolonged baby boom — with birthrates as high as any in the world today.






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'We Will Attack': Ukraine President Ends Cease-Fire

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 6:20pm
"We will attack and we will liberate our land," President Petro Poroshenko said in a statement on his website.






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Why It's No Shock Facebook Secretly Toyed With Users' Emotions

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 5:42pm
Anger erupted over a study in which what could be termed the social media company's "Emotions Lab" tweaked the News Feeds of some of its users.
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No Selfies of Porch Shooting Victim at Trial

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 5:35pm
Jurors in the upcoming trial of a man who shot a young, drunken woman on his porch won't see selfies of the victim with a gun, marijuana and cash.
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Kids at the Border: Are We Facing a Refugee Crisis?

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 5:11pm
Advocates are parting ways with the administration over the border children crisis after the president ask Congress for more enforcement tools.
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'Happiness Blanket' Tracks Air Travelers' Emotions

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 5:06pm
British Airways recently conducted a live experiment on fliers traveling overnight between New York and London.
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Israel: Missing Teens Murdered by 'Human Animals'

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 5:03pm
Israeli-born American citizen Naftali Fraenkel, 16, and his schoolmates Eyal Yifrach, 16, and Gilad Shaar, 19, vanished on June 12.






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So Long, Stirrups? Doctors Nix Pelvic Exams

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 5:02pm
The nation’s largest largest medical specialty organization says healthy women don't need routine pelvic exams.
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No So Fast: Court's Birth Control Ruling Is Limited

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 4:49pm
The court said its decision was not an opening for companies to opt out of other health insurance coverage requirements, such as for blood transfusions and vaccinations.
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Your Boss Is Surfing Facebook While You Work

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 4:42pm
A new study says that executives don't like their employees browsing social media at work, even while they do exactly that.
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Severe Storms, Damaging Hail Threaten Midwest States

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 4:36pm
Severe weather, including large hail and damaging winds, may target the Midwest, from the mid-Mississippi Valley to the Great Lakes Monday.
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NYPD Welcomes Newest Graduating Class

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 4:33pm
Members of the June 2014 class of the New York City Police Academy graduated at Madison Square Garden in New York on Monday.
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Yosemite National Park Marks an 150-Year Anniversary

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 4:28pm
On June 30, 1864, President Abraham Lincoln signed legislation to preserve land in California, laying the foundation for national parks today.
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Supreme Court Clears Ban on Gay Conversion Therapy

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 4:20pm
The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way Monday for enforcement of a first-of-its-kind California law that bars psychological counseling aimed at turning gay minors straight.
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No Hands: Start-Up Launches Touchless Selfie App

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 4:18pm
This used to be called a timer.
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