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How U.S. War Games Benefit Endangered Species

Sat, 08/30/2014 - 4:44am
The lack of public access and diverse landscape of a U.S. Army training site in Germany means that it has become an ideal habitat for wildlife.






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What's a Blog? See Chuck Todd's First 'MTP' Appearance

Sat, 08/30/2014 - 4:40am
In 2004, blogs were a novelty in the world of campaign politics. And in his first ever Meet the Press appearance, Chuck Todd answers Tim Russert’s question: What is a blog?






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Search On: Pair Aboard Stricken Yacht Missing for Five Days

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 11:46pm
The couple, ages 69 and 61, were last heard from Sunday, when they reported a disabled engine, and were expected home Tuesday.






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Big Box Health Care: Checkup for the Price of a Latte?

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 9:23pm
Wal-Mart is taking an aggressive tack, with in-store branded clinics offering primary health care at a price competitors may find hard to match.






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Another NYPD Homicide: Man Died From Restraints, ME Rules

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 9:22pm
The NYC Medical Examiner's Office ruled Ronald Singleton's death was a homicide caused when cops put him in a "protective body wrap."






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High Price: Get Ready to Spend More on Your Holiday Barbecue

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 8:08pm
Drought conditions have spiked prices for many Barbecue staples, but that doesn't mean Labor Day revelers need to go hungry over the weekend.






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John Walker, Spy for Soviets, Dies in Prison

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 8:07pm
Walker was sentenced in 1986 to two life terms in prison for supplying the then-Soviet Union with highly sensitive military data for almost 20 years.
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Judge Halts Key Part of Texas Abortion Law

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 6:20pm
A federal judge Friday threw out new Texas abortion restrictions that would have effectively closed more than a dozen clinics in the state.






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Judge Halts Key Part of Texas Abortion Law

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 6:20pm
A federal judge Friday threw out new Texas abortion restrictions that would have effectively closed more than a dozen clinics in the state.






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Ukraine, Explained: What's Behind Putin's Latest Moves?

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 5:02pm
Pro-Moscow rebels, with Vladimir Putin's backing, may be opening up a "third front" in the tumultuous Ukraine conflict.
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Joan Rivers Condition Remains 'Serious,' Daughter Says

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:50pm
Comedian Joan Rivers remains in "serious condition" at Mount Sinai in New York City after she stopped breathing during a minor procedure Thursday.






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Fighter Pilot Killed in Crash an Experienced Airman

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:38pm
Lt. Col. Morris Fontenot Jr. had more than 17 years flying F-15 fighter jets. He was killed when his F-15C Eagle crashed in Virginia Wednesday.
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Will Obama's No-Strategy Strategy Embolden ISIS?

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 3:31pm
Obama took heat for saying there's no strategy yet to combating the militant group ISIS, but there remain a number of options at his disposal.






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On the Road! 35 Million Hit Highways for Labor Day

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 2:56pm
Americans took to the beaches and open road in massive numbers on Friday to kick off one last weekend of summer fun.






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Terrorist 'Bad Apples' Tarnishing Rep of Minnesota Somalis

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 2:53pm
Activists working to combat terror gangs' recruitment of young men from Minnesota's Somali community are worried about their community's reputation.
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Flashback: The Icelandic Eruption That Halted Travel

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 2:49pm
A volcanic eruption in Papua New Guinea has forced some planes to alter their flight paths - a reminder of Iceland's 2010 volcanic eruption, which caused major travel disruptions.
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Joan Rivers In 'Serious Condition,' Daughter Says

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 2:45pm
Comedian Joan Rivers remains in "serious condition" at Mount Sinai in New York City after she stopped breathing during a minor procedure Thursday.






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Volcano Erupts in Papua New Guinea, Diverting Flights

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 2:24pm
A volcanic eruption in Papua New Guinea on Friday sent smoke and ash spewing high over the South Pacific island nation.






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ZMapp Saves Sick Monkeys From Ebola, Study Finds

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 2:15pm
An experimental drug used to treat two sick American missionaries saved a batch of monkeys infected with Ebola virus, even days after they got sick.






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Pentagon: Fighting ISIS in Iraq Costs $7.5 Million a Day

Fri, 08/29/2014 - 2:06pm
The United States' fight against ISIS in Iraq has cost an average of $7.5 million per day since it began in mid-June — for a total of $500 million.
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