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Lab-Grown Private Parts: Vagina Implants Cure Rare Disorder

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 8:18pm
Four young women born with abnormal or missing vaginas have gained full sexual function after scientists engineered and implanted new laboratory-grown organs created from the patients’ own cells, researchers reported Thursday.






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Kathleen Sebelius Resigning as Health Secretary

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 8:18pm
Kathleen Sebelius, who oversaw the bug-ridden rollout of a federal health insurance program that she herself called "miserably frustrating," is resigning as secretary of Health and Human Service, U.S. officials told NBC News on Thursday.






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Woman Throws Shoe at Hillary Clinton in Las Vegas

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 7:31pm
A woman was taken into custody after hurling what she said was a shoe at Hillary Clinton during a Las Vegas speech — and the former secretary of state was quick with a witty comeback.






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Woman Who Stabbed Boyfriend With Stiletto Describes Killing

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 7:00pm
A Houston woman convicted of fatally stabbing her boyfriend with a 5 ½-inch stiletto heel told jurors Thursday that she killed him to save her own life during a brutal fight in which she was chased down, knocked into a wall and thrown over a couch.






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Pardonnez-moi, Boss, I Can't Answer the Phone Now, I'm Chez Moi

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 6:29pm
Ever tempted to ignore the boss' telephone call or email when you're home relaxing at night or on the beach at the weekend?Well, a group of French workers will be able to remain incommunicado outside of office hours, without fear of the consequences, according to a new labor agreement.






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Judge: Ex-Bell Official "Became a Hog" in Corruption Scandal

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 6:29pm

Prosecutors say the former assistant city administrator failed to "do her job honestly" and betrayed the city southeast of downtown LA.


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Next Week, You, Too, Can Buy Google Glass

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 5:43pm
Get your credit card ready. On Tuesday, April 15, after the pain of filing your taxes has subsided, you'll be able to buy Google Glass — for a limited time.Google was hoping to keep it a secret for a wee bit longer, but documents leaked to The Verge caused the company to make the announcement early.






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Guard William 'Buzz' Yakshe Back on the Job After Stabbing

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 5:27pm
The school police officer who cuffed the suspect in Wednesday's stabbing spree that injured 21 students and one adult was back on the job the next day.William "Buzz" Yakshe, a Murrysville, Pa., police officer, serves as the school resource officer for Franklin Regional High School.






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Own Party Asks 'Kissing' Congressman to Resign

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 5:27pm
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal on Thursday joined a growing number of Republicans calling for the resignation of Rep. Vance McAllister, R-La., after he was caught on tape kissing a former aide.






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Outraged Orthodox Jews Protest Mandatory Military Service

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 5:11pm
Hundreds of ultra-Orthodox Jewish protesters burned garbage cans and blocked roads in Jerusalem on Thursday, outraged over the arrest of a Yeshiva student who refused to join the army.






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Stabbing Suspect Alex Hribal Motivated by Rage and Adrenaline, Criminologists Say

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 5:11pm
The high school student who stabbed 21 classmates and a security guard at a Pennsylvania high school was probably simmering with rage before the rampage and pumped with adrenaline as he moved through halls and classrooms to confront his victims, up close and one by one.






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Florida Day Care Crash Suspect in Custody

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 4:56pm
The man police said fled in the vehicle that caused another car to crash into a Florida day care, killing a 4-year-old girl and injuring more than a dozen others, turned himself in to authorities at Orange County Jail Thursday.Robert A. Corchado, 28, had been on the lam following the crash.






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Senate Orders Review of USAID 'Cuban Twitter' Program

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 4:40pm
The Senate Foreign Relations Committee asked the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to turn over all records about the secret "Cuban Twitter" program as part of a wider review of the agency's democracy programs.The committee's chair, Sen. Robert Menendez, D-N.J.






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Stocks Tumble in Tech Share Rout; Nasdaq's Worst Day in 2 Years

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 4:40pm
Stocks were slammed on Thursday, with high-flying technology and biotech shares leading the declines that saw the Nasdaq posting its worst session in more than two years.The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed unofficially down 266 points or 1.62 percent.






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The Week in Pictures: April 3 - 10

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 4:40pm

A bride relishes Ladies Day, elephant kisses for the New Year, the president's handshake thrills, Rwanda remembers, UConn sweeps NCAA & more








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Police Seek Driver in Deadly Florida Day Care Crash

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 4:25pm
Florida authorities Thursday said they were scouring the state for the man they said fled in the vehicle that caused another car to crash into an area daycare, killing a 4-year-old girl and injuring more than a dozen others.






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Ice Cream? Immigration? Colbert Quotes Keep Truthiness Alive

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 3:38pm

From immigration to ice cream, Stephen Colbert always had something gleefully blunt and funny to say. Here are 12 great quotes.








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Rock the Vote: India Stages World's Largest Election

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 3:23pm

Polling continues across India after 815 million people registered to vote in the country's general election, the world's largest election to date.








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N.C. Kidnap Victim Abducted in 'Elaborate' Plot Tied to Inmate

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 3:07pm
The suspects accused of abducting a North Carolina man for ransom sent his wife chilling text messages that they would dismember him and send his body to her “in 6 boxes” if she contacted cops, authorities said.






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Armed Pro-Russian Separatists Dig Into Donetsk

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 2:52pm
Donetsk, a city in eastern Ukraine, has become one of the latest battlegrounds between armed pro-Russian separatist and Ukrainian officials trying to hold their fledgling country together.






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