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California Senator Arrested On Gun Trafficking Charges

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Sen. Leland Yee was a Democratic candidate for secretary of state in California. His arrest stunned California's political community.

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Two Days Later, World Vision Reverses Policy That Allowed Hiring Of Gays

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

The Christian charity said the change in policy was consistent with its stance on other controversial issues that Christian churches disagree on. But, today, World Vision said it had made a mistake.

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WATCH: A Desperate Act And An Amazing Rescue In Houston Fire

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

A five-alarm fire in Houston led to a dramatic scene on Tuesday, when a construction worker tried to flee flames by jumping from one balcony to another.

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Labor Board Rules Northwestern University Players Are Employees

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

The decision means the players can vote to unionize and has the potential to revolutionize the way college athletics work.

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For The First Time, Astronomers Find Asteroids Can Have Rings

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Scientists didn't think asteroids had the gravitational heft to support rings, but they found one small object with two of them, which may signal rings might be a common feature.

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BP Says Oil Spill In Lake Michigan Has Been Contained

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

The cold weather helped contain the oil. Clean up crews are on the scene and the drinking water has not been affected.

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Facebook Will Acquire Virtual Reality Company For $2 Billion

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Oculus VR is less than two years old, but it has built enormous buzz with its Oculus Rift virtual reality goggles.

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Another Uproar? Danish Zoo That Culled Giraffe Kills A Family Of Lions

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Two cubs and their parents were euthanized to make room for a younger lion. The zoo had already come under fire in February for euthanizing a young, healthy giraffe and feeding it to the lions.

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IRS Says It Will Treat Bitcoins As Property, Not Currency

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

This means any profits made on the currency will be taxed at the lower, capital-gains rate. The rule, however, also means investors have to keep extensive records.

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Cleanup Continues After Oil Spill Near Houston Ship Channel

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Officials said most of the oil was drifting into the Gulf Of Mexico, perhaps limiting the impact to sensitive bird habitats.

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In Taiwan, Police Evict Protesters From Government Building

Monday, March 24, 2014

Authorities said they arrested 58 people and 137 were injured. Students were protesting over a controversial trade deal with China.

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Senate Poised To Approve Ukraine Aid, Russian Sanctions Bill

Monday, March 24, 2014

On Monday, the measure overcame a procedural hurdle in the Senate, signaling the body was ready to move forward. The House will take up a similar measure on Tuesday.

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Indiana Becomes First State To Back Out Of Common Core

Monday, March 24, 2014

Forty-five states have adopted the set of standards governing grade-school education. The standards have unleashed political fights that blur party lines.

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5 Ex-Madoff Aides Found Guilty Of Conspiracy, Securities Fraud

Monday, March 24, 2014

The former employees of Bernard Madoff's securities firm were accused of enriching themselves by helping the now imprisoned financier carry out a Ponzi scheme.

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After Oil Spill, Coast Guard Prepares To Open Houston Ship Channel

Monday, March 24, 2014

Environmentalists, meanwhile, are worried that the spill happened at the worst possible moment — the peak of birding season.

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Two More Upsets: Stanford Takes Kansas; Kentucky Fells Wichita St.

Sunday, March 23, 2014

The Kansas Jayhawks became the second No. 2 seed to be bumped out of the tournament early. Stanford beat them 60 to 57.

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Guinea Says 59 People Have Died In Ebola Outbreak

Sunday, March 23, 2014

This marks the first time an outbreak of the virus among humans has been detected in the country.

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Adolfo Suárez, President Who Ushered In Spain's Democracy, Dies

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Suárez was hand-picked by the Spanish crown to bring together political factions after the death of dictator Francisco Franco. Suarez died on Sunday at age 81.

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NATO, Ukraine Warn Russia May Be Planning Further Aggression

Sunday, March 23, 2014

NATO's top military commander warned that Russia had amassed a large force along Ukraine's eastern border. Meanwhile, Ukraine's foreign minister said the chances for war are "becoming higher."

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Nation's Last Known Perfect Bracket Busted By Syracuse Loss

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Brad Binder had called the stunning Duke defeat. But when Dayton surprised Syracuse with a 55-53 upset, what is thought to be the last perfect bracket in the U.S. went up in flames.

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