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Those Girl Scout Cookies May Be Tax Deductible

Sun, 01/31/2016 - 1:20pm
From baking powder to babysitting, there are plenty of out-of-pocket expenses for charities that may qualify for a tax savings come April.









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Iowa Poll Shows Trump Surge Past Cruz, Clinton Hanging On

Sun, 01/31/2016 - 1:05pm
The survey from highly-respected pollster Ann Selzer comes just about 48 hours before voters head to the caucuses.









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Cruz: Trump Win in Iowa Would Propel Him in N.H.

Sun, 01/31/2016 - 1:05pm
Ted Cruz told NBC's Chuck Todd on Sunday that a Donald Trump victory in Iowa would help him in New Hampshire, a state where polls show him with a sizable lead.









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'Leave Us Alone': Oregon Townsfolk Tired of Occupiers

Sun, 01/31/2016 - 1:01pm
People who live in Burns, the small town near a wildlife refuge that has been occupied by an armed group for a month, say they are sick of it.









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Blasts Kill 60 Near Holy Shiite Shrine in Syria

Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:15pm
The explosions occurred as representatives of Syria's government and its divided opposition began convening in Geneva for U.N.-mediated peace talks.









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Is California Set to Execute An Innocent Man?

Sun, 01/31/2016 - 11:27am
When California its moratorium on executions in November, it raised the possibility that a man convicted in a troubled prosecution could die.









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See Who Snagged Prizes at Screen Actors Guild Awards

Sun, 01/31/2016 - 10:31am
Journalism drama "Spotlight" won the SAG ensemble cast award in a night that was dominated by a diverse roster of winners.









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Perfect Streak: Djokovic Wins Sixth Australian Open

Sun, 01/31/2016 - 10:15am
Novak Djokovic maintained his perfect streak in six Australian Open finals with a 6-1, 7-5, 7-6 victory over Andy Murray.









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Zika Isn't the Only Mosquito-Borne Illness to Watch Out For

Sun, 01/31/2016 - 9:58am
Zika virus is "spreading explosively" across Latin America and the Caribbean. But if you want to know about some home-grown viruses, read on.









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Perfect Streak: Djokovic Wins Sixth Australian Open

Sun, 01/31/2016 - 8:00am
Novak Djokovic maintained his perfect streak in six Australian Open finals with a 6-1, 7-5, 7-6 victory over Andy Murray.









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Lawsuit Shines Unflattering Light on 'Life Coach' Industry

Sun, 01/31/2016 - 6:43am
A lawsuit filed in Colorado is focusing new attention on the "life coaching" industry, where many practitioners lack any training or certification.









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Final Pitch: Here's a Look at the Field in Iowa

Sun, 01/31/2016 - 6:04am
NBC's Hallie Jackson and Kristin Welker assess the field of Democratic and GOP candidates with 48 hours to go before the Iowa caucuses.









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Iraq Needs $1.56 Billion for ISIS-Driven Humanitarian Crisis

Sun, 01/31/2016 - 5:53am
Baghdad is strapped for cash amid a plunge in oil prices and higher military expenditure associated with the fight against ISIS.









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Woman Charged With Mother-in-Law's Bludgeoning Death

Sun, 01/31/2016 - 4:53am
Tasneem Diwan, 45, was arrested on a murder charge late Friday at an Atlantic City casino.









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Disappearances Raise Fears of China Crackdown

Sun, 01/31/2016 - 4:10am
Human-rights lawyers to billionaire businessmen to book publishers have been among those detained in the last six months in China.









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Big Wave Surfer Free-Falls in Jaw Dropping Wipeout

Sun, 01/31/2016 - 3:25am
A monster wave knocked surfer Tom Dosland off his board off the coast of Maui, swallowing him whole.









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Charles Koch: We Are Not 'Some Secret Cabal'

Sun, 01/31/2016 - 2:59am
Charles Koch encouraged the 500 wealthy attendees to his biannual retreat to "be open" about their beliefs.









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Dr. Omalu Says He'd Bet His Medical License O.J. has CTE

Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:09am










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Funds Pour In After Retiring Cop Is Told K-9 Will Be Sold

Sun, 01/31/2016 - 12:06am
When Officer Matthew Hickey decided it was time to retire, he assumed that his partner, Ajax, would retire with him. But the dog will be sold instead.









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SAG Award Winners Showcase TV's Embrace of Diversity

Sat, 01/30/2016 - 11:48pm
The level of diversity among the TV winners at the SAG Awards was impossible to miss in light of the outcry over this year's all-white field of Oscar acting nominees.









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