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Doreen McCallister

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Juan Pablo Montoya Wins Second Indy 500

Monday, May 25, 2015

The Colombian native came from dead last to finish first. He won the event in 2000 as a rookie.

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Making Pies For Pi Day: Think Inside The Circle

Friday, March 13, 2015

As math lovers know, it's almost Pi Day. And what better way to celebrate than by rolling out the dough? An NPR editor known for her experimental baking shares some of her favorite recipes.

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Coroner Identifies Homeless Man On Skid Row Killed By LAPD

Friday, March 06, 2015

Charley Leundeu Keunang, 43, was shot and killed by LAPD officers during a struggle on Sunday. He had come to the U.S. using a stolen identity.

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Nurse Treated For Ebola To Sue Texas Hospital

Monday, March 02, 2015

Nina Pham, 26, who contracted Ebola after caring for a patient, tells the Dallas Morning News that she will file a lawsuit Monday charging the hospital in Dallas lacked proper training and equipment.

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Hackers Strike Health Insurer Anthem, Inc.

Thursday, February 05, 2015

The country's second-biggest health insurer says hackers obtained personal information such as names, birthdates and social security numbers of policyholders. No credit card data was compromised.

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Songwriter, Poet Rod McKuen Dies At 81

Friday, January 30, 2015

Rod McKuen is credited with more than 200 albums and more than 30 collections of poetry. He died on Thursday after a lengthy illness.

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Highway Overpass In Cincinnati Collapses; 1 Dead

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Interstate 75 was closed southbound after an overpass north of the old Hopple Street bridge collapsed, according to the Cincinnati Enquirer.

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Shots Fired Near Vice President's Delaware Home, Biden Wasn't There

Monday, January 19, 2015

Someone fired multiple gunshots from a vehicle near Vice President Joe Biden's home in Wilmington, Del., Saturday night, according to the U.S. Secret Service.

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Suspect, 1 Victim Dead In Shooting At Texas VA Clinic

Wednesday, January 07, 2015

An unidentified gunman opened fire at the El Paso Veterans Affairs Health Care System clinic Tuesday afternoon. Investigators did not provide any details about the victim or the gunman.

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From Miss America To Tabloid Fodder: Bess Myerson Dies At 90

Tuesday, January 06, 2015

In 1945, Myerson became the first Jewish Miss America. The win to propelled her onto the national stage, but her image eventually became tainted during embarrassing missteps in the 1980s.

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Toddler Fatally Shoots His Mother At Idaho Wal-Mart

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

The Kootenai County sheriff's office says the 2-year-old boy, who was seated in a shopping cart, reached into his mother's handbag, found the loaded gun and shot her. She died at the scene.

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Rep. Grimm To Resign After Guilty Plea On Tax Charge

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

In a statement reported by CBS and The Associated Press, Rep. Michael Grimm, R-N.Y., said he would resign effective Jan. 5. Grimm pleaded guilty last week to filing a false tax return.

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Oregon Woman Released From East Timor Prison

Friday, December 26, 2014

Stacey Addison of Portland was arrested in September after crossing from Indonesia into East Timor. She shared a taxi with a stranger who had picked up a package that police say contained drugs.

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NYPD Sorts Out Threats, Plans Funerals For Liu And Ramos

Thursday, December 25, 2014

Police in New York City are monitoring threats made against officers and are upping security at some stationhouses.

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Brooke Astor's Son, Convicted Of Raiding Mother's Fortune, Dies At 90

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

Anthony Marshall, son of socialite Brooke Astor, was convicted in 2009 of defrauding his mother. Marshall was sentenced to prison, but appeals delayed him from serving any time until 2013.

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AFL-CIO Supports Black Friday Strikes Against Walmart

Friday, November 28, 2014

Since 2012, Our Walmart, an employee labor group, has been staging strikes on the day after Thanksgiving. The group wants workers to get more full-time jobs and make a living wage of $15 an hour.

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Snowed-Out Buffalo Bills To Play N.Y. Jets In Detroit

Friday, November 21, 2014

The Bills were to play at home on Sunday against the Jets. The NFL moved the game to Monday night after Buffalo got walloped by a snowstorm. The two teams will face off in Detroit.

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Actress Who Played Mrs. Wolowitz On 'Big Bang Theory' Dies At 62

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Carol Ann Susi died Tuesday after a brief battle with cancer, according to her agent Pam Ellis-Evenas. Susi played Howard Wolowitz's mom, Debbie, on the CBS hit The Big Bang Theory.

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Study: Detergent Pods Can Harm Children Who Play With Them

Monday, November 10, 2014

A study by an association of poison control centers warns that new laundry detergent pods pose a serious risk to kids who think they are candy.

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Scientist Who Invented CorningWare Glass Dies At 99

Friday, November 07, 2014

S. Donald Stookey created a synthetic ceramic glass in 1952 — the fortuitous outcome of an experiment gone wrong.

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