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Can this Democrat really beat Hillary Clinton?

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 3:48pm
Marcia Keefer watched Martin O'Malley methodically work the room at a recent Democratic fundraiser in Davenport, Iowa, and readily acknowledged she knew nothing about the former Maryland governor.
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Clinton seeks 'new beginning' with press

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 3:46pm
"Complicated" is how Hillary Clinton described her relationship with the political press corps at an event on Monday night.
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Question about Michael Brown leads to beating on train

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 2:17pm
When one man sat down next to a second man in a St. Louis light rail car late Monday and asked him his opinion on the shooting of Mike Brown in Ferguson, it was not the beginning of a discussion. It was the start of an assault.
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Using the power of bikes to change lives

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 1:38pm
At 74 years old, Marilyn Price still remembers the first time she rode a bike.
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The name of new 'Walking Dead' series is...

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 1:24pm
It's official: AMC's "The Walking Dead" companion series has a title.
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Hotel siege: Diplomat, 19 others killed

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 1:02pm
A siege that started with gunmen detonating a bomb and spraying bullets in a hotel in Somalia ended early Saturday with at least 20 people dead, authorities said.
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Furious backlash over controversial law

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 12:23pm
A controversial "religious freedom" bill in Indiana is facing a significant backlash from gay rights supporters. CNN's Shasta Darlington reports.
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It's settled: How to pronounce 'GIF'

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 11:27am
We can't settle iPhone vs. Android or "Star Wars" vs. "Star Trek" for you. But we can settle another long-running geek debate:
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Bombings in Yemen intensify

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 11:22am
In just a few weeks, good relations with neighbors have become a matter of survival for Yemen's President Abdu Rabu Mansour Hadi.
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What nutritionists would order at McDonald's

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 11:22am
The scenario goes a little something like this: You're on a long drive, the road ahead is completely bare and your stomach is making noises louder than the radio.
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What happens to your body when you skip the gym?

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 11:21am
No matter how dedicated you are to fitness, sooner or later, it's going to happen: You're going to skip a workout ... and another ... and another. Maybe you can blame the weather, a vacation, a mile-high pile of paperwork at the office or just your run-of-the-mill funk. Whatever the reason, before you know it, you're out of shape.
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Why Bergdahl left his post

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 10:47am
Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl left his unit in eastern Afghanistan in July 2009 intending to walk to the nearest U.S. military outpost to report wrongdoing, believing he could not trust his own commanders to deal with his concerns, an Army report say, according to sources familiar with the investigation. It is the clearest indication yet of the motive behind his decision to leave his post.
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Iran not budging on key points as nuclear deadline looms

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 10:45am
Nuclear talks hit a snag Saturday as Iran stood firm on several sticking points that could jeopardize a deal ahead of Tuesday's deadline, senior U.S. officials and Western diplomats said.
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Lawmaker: Baby's death a 'curse of God'

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 10:43am
A Colorado state lawmaker says an attack on a pregnant woman is a "curse of God upon America". KDVR's Eli Stokols reports.
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Could Warren-mania hurt Democrats?

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 10:30am
Martin O'Malley says he wants to bring "fundamental change to the culture of Wall Street." Jim Webb is lashing out against the "greed and irresponsibility in the financial sector." For years, Bernie Sanders has railed against corporate excesses.
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NCAA: Duke, Michigan State advance

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 8:09am
Gonzaga used to be the cool pick to score an upset in the early rounds of the NCAA men's basketball tournament. In recent years, the Mark Few-coached Bulldogs have been one of the teams that could win it all.
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Workers at the crash site face grim, dangerous task

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 7:32am
Working in pairs, rescue workers at the site of the crash of Flight 9525 must contend with high winds and treacherous terrain. FULL STORY | The victims | Cockpit rules change | Complete coverage
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Ex-One Direction star: 'I've let the fans down'

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 4:36am
Former One Direction member Zayn Malik spoke for the first time since leaving the group this week -- and said he's sorry for the pain he's caused.
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SAE: Racist chant taught at leadership event

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 4:36am
The national office of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity changed its tune.
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