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Kids With ADHD Do Better With Therapy First

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 3:49pm
Kids with ADHD improve faster when the first treatment is behavioral therapy rather than starting with medication, a recent study shows.
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Hastert Accuser: 'I Could No Longer Remain Silent'

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 2:51pm
He says he was molested in a locker room in 1979.
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Ted Cruz Names Carly Fiorina as Running Mate

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 2:26pm
Fiorina endorsed Cruz in March and has been a frequent presence with the candidate on the campaign trail ever since.
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Meet the American Peddling Abortion Pictures Abroad

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 2:00pm
It's no coincidence that the anti-abortion movement looks the same from London to Dublin to Warsaw. It's mostly California-based Gregg Cunningham.
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Paris Suspect Charged With Terrorist Murders, Lawyer Says

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 1:38pm
The suspect in last year's terrorist attacks in Paris has been charged with terrorist murders and using bombs and weapons, his lawyer said.
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TSA Whistleblowers Fault 'Lord of the Flies' Culture at Agency

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 1:36pm
TSA whistleblowers told Congress Wednesday that poor leadership and widespread retaliation had led to a culture of fear at the beleaguered agency.
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Trump Tests General Election Message in Foreign Policy Speech

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 1:35pm
Donald Trump said he will institute a foreign policy that puts "America first" and blasted President Barack Obama's leadership in a speech on Wednesday.
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Donald Trump Steamrolls On Despite Negative Ad Blitz

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 1:07pm
About 60,000 TV ads aired in the Republican presidential primary have been critical of Donald Trump in some fashion.
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Flint Woman Who Sued Over Water Crisis Shot Dead

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 1:05pm
A Flint mom who was one of the first to sue after the city's water crisis erupted was fatally shot as her 16-month-old son looked on.
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Dennis Hastert Gets 15 Months in Prison in Hush-Money Case

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 12:53pm
The former House Speaker was hoping for no jail.
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Obama Headed to Flint After Reading Child's Letter on Crisis

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 12:47pm
The president announced his intent to travel to the Michigan city in a public response to a child's letter asking him to visit.
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100 Must-Follow Social Media Handles for Rio Olympics

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 12:31pm
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100 Team USA Athletes to Watch on the Road to Rio

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 11:59am
Americans will compete in every sport in Rio except for handball, looking to top the medal standings for a sixth straight Olympics.
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High Court Hears Disgraced Ex-Gov's Bribery Appeal

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 11:44am
Bob McDonnell, the former Virginia governor sentenced to prison for bribery, hoped to persuade the Supreme Court Wednesday to overturn his conviction.
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Intense Spring Storm Sets Sights on Mississippi Valley

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 10:51am
A spring storm system was forecast to expand into the Mississippi Valley and South on Wednesday.
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Robert 'The Jinx' Durst to Serve 7 Years in Prison

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 10:33am
Durst still faces a separate murder charge in California.
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A Clinton-Trump General Election Looks More Likely

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 10:01am
First Read is a morning briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter.
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Germany Regrets Failures Over Nazi Nurse's Secret Sect

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 9:32am
Germany acknowledged its diplomats "looked away" and failed to stop child abuse at the Colonia Dignidad commune in Chile between the 60s and 80s.
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4,800-Year-Old Bones Capture Mom Cradling Child

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 9:25am
Taiwanese archaeologists found a total of 48 remains at the Ann He Road Ruin in Taichung city.
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Not Just Pepper Spray: Apps, Devices to Keep Students Safe

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 9:25am
There is no issue that concerns parents more when they send kids to college than safety. Here are personal safety apps and devices that will help.
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