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Train Carrying Crude Oil Derails In Downtown Lynchburg, Va.

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Authorities evacuated the general area but there are reports that some of the oil has seeped into the James River.

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Oklahoma Governor Calls For Review Of Botched Execution

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Gov. Mary Fallin said she will also delay other executions until the review is complete. Oklahoma tried to execute a man using a new combination of drugs. He died after the procedure was called off.

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Lab Rats May Be Stressed By Men, Which May Skew Experiments

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Scientists noticed the phenomenon when mice and rats did not react to pain in the presence of men. They ran an experiment and found it had to do with certain pheromones produced by men.

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Obamacare Enrollees Emboldened To Leave Jobs, Start Businesses

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Some people who felt stuck in certain jobs, just because they needed the employment-based health insurance, say they are finding the Affordable Care Act liberating.

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UPDATED: After One Botched Execution, Oklahoma Stays A Second

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

The state was set to use a new combination of drugs, but the execution of Clayton D. Lockett failed. He died after the execution was aborted. The new drugs have been the subject of controversy.

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If You Want Flextime But Are Afraid To Ask, Consider Moving

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

In Vermont and San Francisco, the right of employees to ask for flexible work schedules is now enshrined in law. That doesn't mean, however, that employers are compelled to grant them.

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Texas' Biggest Power Company Files For Bankruptcy

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Back in 2007, equity firms took Energy Future Holdings private in a huge $45 billion deal. The natural gas boom, however, drove the price of electricity down, leading to huge losses for the company.

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Sterling Banned For Life By The NBA

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has been banned for life by the NBA, after the league determined it was his voice making racist comments.

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Another Round Of Tornadoes Rakes Through The South

Monday, April 28, 2014

Severe damage was reported in Tupelo, Miss., where the mayor said homes and business were destroyed. The severe weather is expected to continue through the night.

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United Church Of Christ Challenges North Carolina Ban On Gay Marriage

Monday, April 28, 2014

Using a novel legal approach, the church argues that the state is violating the principle of "free exercise of religion" by denying it the right to marry people of the same sex.

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Ohio Will Increase Dosage Of Drugs In Lethal Injection

Monday, April 28, 2014

It took Dennis McGuire 24 minutes to die after the drugs were injected into his body back in January. After review, the state says he did not experience any pain, but it is upping the dosage.

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U.S. Tells Users To Stop Using Internet Explorer For Now

Monday, April 28, 2014

A bug could allow hackers to install malicious software without users knowing it. Homeland Security said it did not know of a practical fix for the problem.

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Detroit Retiree Panel Reaches Deal With The City On Pension

Friday, April 25, 2014

Individual retirees still have to approve the plan, but the deal marks an important step in the resolution of the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history.

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Jewish Man Who Became Radical Islamist Sentenced To Prison

Friday, April 25, 2014

Yousef al-Khattab, who advocated violence against the Jewish community, was sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison.

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Sabiduría: Ruben Salazar

Friday, April 25, 2014

Ruben Salazar chronicled the Chicano rights struggle in Los Angeles during the 1960's. The legendary journalist imparts wisdom on a life featured in the documentary Ruben Salazar: Man in the Middle.

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North Korea Detains 24-Year-Old American Tourist

Friday, April 25, 2014

North Korea says it arrested the man for his "rash behavior." The U.S. State Department says it is trying to get more information.

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Space X To Protest No-Bid National Security Contracts

Friday, April 25, 2014

The space startup says its rockets are capable of carrying satellites for the Air Force, and it can do so cheaper than Boeing and Lockheed.

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Tech Giants Settle Wage-Fixing Lawsuit

Thursday, April 24, 2014

The suit alleged Google, Apple Intel and Adobe agreed not to recruit each others employees in order to drive down wages.

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Kerry Says Window For Russia To Change Course In Ukraine Is Closing

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Secretary of State John Kerry said there is no question Russia is behind an effort to destabilize eastern Ukraine.

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Yankees Pitcher Suspended Over 'Foreign Substance' On Neck

Thursday, April 24, 2014

An umpire threw Michael Pineda out of a game Wednesday after he noticed pine tar smeared on the pitcher's neck.

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