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Eyder Peralta

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U.S. Sending Team To Help With Search For Abducted Nigerian Girls

Tuesday, May 06, 2014

The team can help with intelligence and hostage negotiations, the State Department said. Nigeria has been criticized for its inability to find the 276 girls abducted from a school last month.

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A Faster Human: Are We Unique In Our Ability To Get Better?

Tuesday, May 06, 2014

For decades, the speed of racehorses and dogs has stagnated. But humans keep getting faster. On the 60th anniversary of the first time a human ran a mile in under 4 minutes, we ponder why.

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New Report Finds Climate Change Already Having Broad Impact

Tuesday, May 06, 2014

A report overseen by the government finds climate change is causing more frequent heat waves, floods and droughts. The change, the study concludes, is also disrupting key parts of the economy.

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Mo. Man Whose Prison Term Was Delayed By Clerical Error Is Free Again

Monday, May 05, 2014

Cornealious "Mike" Anderson was convicted of robbery in 2000, but the state didn't order him to prison until 2013. On Monday, a judge ordered him free, saying he had shown himself to be a good man.

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Prayers Before Town Hall Meetings Are Constitutional, High Court Finds

Monday, May 05, 2014

In a 5-4 decision, the court said the Greece, N.Y., council was using prayer for "permissible ceremonial purposes," not as an "unconstitutional establishment of religion."

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George H.W. Bush Given Courage Award For 1990 Tax Hikes

Monday, May 05, 2014

The John F. Kennedy Library Foundation said Bush broke his "read my lips" campaign promise for the good of the country. It was politically costly but laid the foundation for future surpluses.

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WATCH: An Almost Unbelievable Backheel Goal By Ronaldo

Monday, May 05, 2014

The goal helped keep Real Madrid in the hunt for Spain's first division title. But, really, what was spectacular was the style.

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In Wake Of Massive Data Breach, Target CEO Steps Down

Monday, May 05, 2014

Gregg Steinhafel held himself responsible for a 2013 security breach that exposed the personal data of about 70 million customers. In April, Target appointed a new chief information officer.

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Under Pressure, Nigerian President Breaks Silence On Mass Abduction

Monday, May 05, 2014

President Goodluck Jonathan said security forces did not know where the more than 200 abducted girls are being held. He promised the government would "get them out."

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Ukraine Dispatches Special Police To Odessa After Unrest

Monday, May 05, 2014

Separatists attacked a police station in the port city on Sunday, freeing dozens of pro-Russian protesters who had been arrested during earlier clashes.

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Apple Awarded $120 Million In Patent Suit Against Samsung

Friday, May 02, 2014

Apple had been seeking more than $2 billion in damages. The jury also awarded Samsung $158,400 for Apple's infringement.

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Superintendent: Reports On N.J. High School Prank Were 'Exaggerated'

Friday, May 02, 2014

The prank became national news after 62 students were arrested. But custodians did not find urine in the hallways and most of the graffiti was done with water-based markers, a school official said.

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Blaze In Odessa Kills 31, Marking Escalation In Ukraine Crisis

Friday, May 02, 2014

According to local reports, a building was set on fire after pro-Moscow demonstrators retreated into it. Friday became the deadliest day since the ousting of Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich.

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House Will Consider Select Committee To Investigate Benghazi Attacks

Friday, May 02, 2014

At the same time, Rep. Darrell Issa, the Republican chairman of the House oversight committee, issued a subpoena to force Secretary of State John Kerry to testify about the attacks.

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Microsoft Releases Fix For Critical Internet Explorer Bug

Thursday, May 01, 2014

The Department of Homeland Security had told Americans to stop using the browser until a fix was issued.

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When College Sexual Assault Panels Fall Short, And When They Help

Thursday, May 01, 2014

The White House is cracking down on colleges to improve how they handle sexual assault complaints. But critics say schools are in over their heads, and that these cases are meant for the courts.

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NBA Panel Moves Forward With Attempt To Oust Clippers Owner

Thursday, May 01, 2014

The Advisory/Finance Committee voted unanimously to "move forward as expeditiously as possible" to strip Donald Sterling of his team.

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Mi Casa Es Tu Casa: Los Romanticos De Zacatecas

Thursday, May 01, 2014

For the first installment in the Mi Casa Es Tu Casa series with Fusion, a Mexican band invites Alt.Latino into its house for lively conversation and great music.

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Oklahoma Issues Timeline Of Botched Execution

Thursday, May 01, 2014

The timeline shows that on the day of the execution, Clayton D. Lockett cut himself and was hit with a stun gun. It took a phlebotomist 51 minutes to find a vein, before settling on one in his groin.

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The 2014 Jazz At Lincoln Center Gala Concert

Thursday, May 01, 2014

Billy Crystal hosts Love, Loss and Laughter: The Story of Jazz — a tour of the music's history in song and dance, featuring an all-star lineup and the JALC Orchestra led by Wynton Marsalis.

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