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Eyder Peralta

Eyder Peralta appears in the following:

Scientist To W.Va. Lawmakers: 'I'm Not Drinking The Water'

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

An environmental scientist from Marshall University said water samples taken from a downtown Charleston restaurant had traces of formaldehyde, a known carcinogen. "It's frightening, it really is frightening," he said.

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Fed Will Continue To Taper Its Stimulus Program

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

The Federal Reserve said the economy continues to improve, so it is slowing its purchase of bonds by $10 billion a month.

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Spy Chief Says Classified Leaks 'Pose Critical Threat' To U.S.

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

James Clapper, the director of national intelligence, listed "insider threats," alongside cyber attacks and terrorism. This marks the first time unauthorized disclosures are given such prominence in a threat assessment report.

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WATCH: Obama Tells The Story Of A Wounded Soldier

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

It was a moment during the State of the Union that brought a bitterly divided chamber to its feet.

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Decrying Washington Stalemate, Obama Calls For 'Year Of Action'

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

In his State of the Union address, President Obama challenged Congress to overhaul immigration laws and increase the federal minimum wage.

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The State Of The Union Through Your Eyes

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

For some Americans, it feels like the country is in tatters. For others, life is good and a recovering economy means a dream house.

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Cantaloupe Farmers Get Probation Over Deadly Listeria Outbreak

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

The 2011 outbreak killed 33 people in 28 states. The Colorado farmers were sentenced to five years probation and six months of home detention.

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Inspector General: Literacy Training Of Afghan Forces Has Limited Success

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Three years after a $200 million program was started, 50 percent of recruits are illiterate. Teaching all 352,000 recruits to read and write at a first-grade level, said some officials, may be "unrealistic."

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California Bar Rejects Stephen Glass, Ex-Writer Who Fabricated Stories

Monday, January 27, 2014

The court was unconvinced that Glass had changed his ways. Glass, the court said, failed to prove that he was of good moral character as the law requires.

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NYT: NSA Can Exploit Mobile Apps For Information

Monday, January 27, 2014

According to leaked secret documents, the NSA can scoop up deeply personal data from mobile phone apps. The spy agency also exploits innocuous actions like updating a phone's software.

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FAA Orders Safety Checks On Boeing 767 Jets

Monday, January 27, 2014

The agency is concerned about problems that could result in the loss of control of the aircraft. The order affects more than 400 jets.

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Boston Bombing Survivors Will Be Guests At State Of The Union

Monday, January 27, 2014

The first lady also invited former NBA center Jason Collins, the first active player in the four major American team sports to come out.

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Egypt's El-Sissi Promoted, Military Says He Should Run For President

Monday, January 27, 2014

Shortly after Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi was made a field marshal, the military said he should "answer the call of the people" and run for president. Elections are set for April.

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High Court Grants Nuns Temporary Exemption From Birth Control Mandate

Friday, January 24, 2014

The Little Sisters of the Poor, a group of nuns from Denver, are suing the Obama administration over the Affordable Care Act's contraception mandate. The court put the mandate on hold, while the case is decided by the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals.

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Dow Loses 318 Points, The Most In One Day Since June

Friday, January 24, 2014

The index joined the rout that hit European and Asian markets on fears that the global economy is slowing.

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Show Us: The State Of The Union Through Your Eyes

Friday, January 24, 2014

As Obama delivers his speech, we also want a ground-level view of the state of the country.

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Former Va. Gov. Bob McDonnell, Wife Plead Not Guilty

Friday, January 24, 2014

Both were released on their own recognizance and ordered not to leave the country. The McDonnells are facing corruption charges stemming from gifts they received from a political donor.

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U.N. Says Authorities, Locals In Myanmar Killed Dozens Of Muslims

Friday, January 24, 2014

The government has denied the massacre ever happened. Now, the U.N. is asking for an investigation.

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Mediator: Syria, Opposition Will Have Face-To-Face Meeting

Friday, January 24, 2014

The two sides are expected to be in the same room on Saturday. Only the international mediator is expected to speak.

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Snowden: Coming Home 'Not Possible' Under Whistle-Blower Laws

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Current laws, Edward Snowden said in an Internet chat, mean he would not receive a fair trial. Unless they change, he will stay in exile, the former contractor for the National Security Agency said.

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