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‘This thing is working’? Widows of Alabama county workers dropped from health plans

FOX News: Politics - 7 hours 39 min ago

As President Obama touts rising enrollment in ObamaCare and declares "this thing is working," one Alabama county has reported another negative side effect from the law -- widows of county workers getting dropped from their insurance.

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The scary side of the Easter Bunny

CNN: Top Stories - 7 hours 42 min ago
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The rise of college 'study drugs'

CNN: Health - 7 hours 45 min ago
Prescription ADHD medications like Adderall, Ritalin, and Vyvanse are becoming increasingly popular for overworked and overscheduled college students -- who haven't been diagnosed with ADHD.
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School Stabbing Victim's Condition Upgraded to Fair

MSNBC: U.S. news - 7 hours 46 min ago
A 17-year-old student critically wounded in last week’s suburban Pittsburgh stabbing spree is improving, and has been upgraded to fair condition, doctors said Thursday. Jared Boger was stabbed mere millimeters from his heart during the attack at Franklin Regional High School in Murrysville, Pa.






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World loses 'astonishing' novelist

CNN: Top Stories - 7 hours 46 min ago
The influential author of "One Hundred Years of Solitude" and "Love in the Time of Cholera," is widely credited with helping to popularize the magical realism genre.
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Saudi Arabia plans 1 km tall tower

CNN: World - 7 hours 47 min ago
Dubai -- long champion of all things biggest, longest and most expensive -- will soon have some competition from neighboring Saudi Arabia.
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Starnes is 2014 Commencement speaker at UVa-Wise

UVa-Wise News - 7 hours 47 min ago

 

 

Poet Sofia M. Starnes will deliver the keynote address during the 2014 Commencement exercises at The University of Virginia’s College at Wise on Saturday, May 10, at 11 a.m. on the Lawn by the Lake.

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'Degenerate' art Hitler hated

CNN: World - 7 hours 54 min ago
Christiane Amanpour looks at an exhibit in New York of art the Nazis labeled 'degenerate,' with historian Simon Schama.
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Saudi veteran intel chief quits

CNN: World - 7 hours 55 min ago
Saudi Prince Bandar bin Sultan, the man behind the kingdom's committed policy to topple Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, has stepped down from his intelligence post, according to the country's official news agency.
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Witness contradicts Pistorius

CNN: World - 7 hours 56 min ago
Prosecutor Gerrie Nel went on the attack again Thursday, trying to discredit a defense witness for Oscar Pistorius on the last day of testimony before the court takes a two-and-a-half week break.
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Peaches Geldof Funeral Set for Easter Monday

MSNBC: Top Stories - 7 hours 57 min ago
A funeral for Peaches Geldof, the British model and TV personality who died at age 25 in early April, will take place on Easter Monday.The service is to be held at St. Mary Magdalene and St. Lawrence Church in Kent, England.






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Look, Ma, No Horse! Will Old Timey Car Make It in Central Park?

MSNBC: Top Stories - 7 hours 57 min ago
An electric car that proponents hope will replace horse-drawn carriages in New York City was presented Thursday at the New York International Auto Show, as critics expressed their distaste for the idea.






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The origin of the Ebola virus

CNN: World - 7 hours 58 min ago
CNN's Isa Soares speaks with professor David Heymann, one of the people who first discovered the Ebola virus.
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Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies

CNN: World - 8 hours 21 sec ago
Gabriel García Márquez, the influential, Nobel Prize-winning author of "One Hundred Years of Solitude" and "Love in the Time of Cholera," has died, his family and officials said.
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Controversial defamation case raises concerns in Thailand

CNN: World - 8 hours 1 min ago
Two journalists in Thailand have been released on bail in a controversial defamation case that has raised concerns over press freedom in the country.
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