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Where Love's Concerned, This 'Magic Barrel' Is No Magic Bullet

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Anya Ulinich's new graphic novel is inspired by Bernard Malamud's "The Barrel" — both star choosy loners looking for love. But Malamud's swoony violins and lit candles don't apply to Lena Finkle.

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Conflict In Gaza: What You Need To Know Today

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Israel called up 16,000 reservists, as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to destroy tunnels built by Hamas "with or without a cease-fire."

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Top Stories: Experts Reach Malaysian Jet Debris; Argentina's Debt

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Also: The Gaza conflict continues; Wikileaks reveals an Australian court's gag order on a sensitive corruption trial that's now more secretive; and a fisherman catches a rare calico lobster.

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Dutch, Australian Experts Reach MH17 Debris Field In Ukraine

Thursday, July 31, 2014

The team's effort had been thwarted for a week by heavy fighting. But the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe said experts were finally able to reach the site using a new route.

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Argentina's Default: 5 Headlines That Tell The Story

Thursday, July 31, 2014

After talks with creditors broke down, the country has defaulted on its debt for the second time in more than 12 years. This could mean higher interest rates and higher inflation for Argentina.

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Women Defy Turkey's Deputy PM, Who Said Women Shouldn't Laugh In Public

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Deputy Prime Minister Bülent Arınç was expounding on what an ideal chaste woman should be. Women around the world reacted by taking pictures of themselves laughing.

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U.S. Issues Travel Restrictions On Venezuelan Officials

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

The U.S. did not name the officials but said they have been responsible or complicit in perpetrating human rights abuses against the Venezuelan people.

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WATCH: Video Shows Women Narrowly Escape Death On Railroad Tracks

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

The 14,000-ton freight train could not come to a stop. But the women laid down between the rails and survived.

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U.S. Economy Rebounds In Spring With GDP Expanding At 4 Percent Rate

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

The news from the Commerce Department comes after the economy shrank at a 2.1 percent rate in the first quarter of the year. The numbers raise hope for continued growth in the second half of 2014.

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Gaza Conflict: Shell Strikes U.N. School, Killing Up To 19 Who Sought Shelter

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

One U.N. official said this was a "breaking point." The conflict, now going into its 23rd day, shows no sign of abating. The death toll in Gaza has now surpassed 1,200.

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UCLA Floods As Water Main Break Dumps Up To 10 Million Gallons

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

It took officials about four hours to figure out which valve needed to be closed. By then, parts of the UCLA campus were deluged, with some staircases looking like waterfalls.

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White House Threatens More Russian Sanctions, As Kerry Decries Ukrainian Rebels

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Secretary of State John Kerry called on Russia to use its "considerable influence" to give investigators access to the debris field of the downed Malaysia Airlines plane.

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NCAA Reaches $75 Million Settlement In Head-Injury Lawsuit

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

The settlement, which a judge has to approve, also calls for a change in the way schools handle concussions, including when players can return to play following such injuries.

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White House Says Delayed Action On Climate Change Could Cost Billions

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

The White House says the cost of inaction outweighs the cost of implementing more-stringent regulations on greenhouse gas emissions.

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China Puts Former Top Communist Party Official Under Investigation

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Former security czar Zhou Yongkang is accused of "serious disciplinary violation," which often implies that criminal corruption charges will follow.

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Israel's Prime Minister Says Gaza War Could Be 'Prolonged'

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Benjamin Netanyahu called the operation in Gaza justified and asked Israeli citizens to prepare for a long conflict.

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Margot Adler, An NPR Journalist For Three Decades, Dies

Monday, July 28, 2014

Adler joined NPR in 1979 and covered everything from the emergence of the AIDS epidemic to the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. She was 68.

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Are House Calls Making A Comeback?

Monday, July 28, 2014

Avir Mitra of WHYY reports that due to a growing older population and rising medical costs, the doctor home visit is getting a second look.

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Dollar Tree To Buy Family Dollar In $8.5 Billion Deal

Monday, July 28, 2014

The deal will unite two of the United States' biggest discount stores. Dollar Tree will pay $74.50 for each share of Family Dollar and said it would run the company as a separate brand.

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Team Investigating Downing Of MH17 Turns Back Due To Heavy Fighting

Monday, July 28, 2014

The crew — made up of Dutch and Australian experts — were headed toward the debris field when they heard explosions.

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