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Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Expands Parental Leave

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

New moms will now get 16 weeks of paid leave and will also receive $500 for expenses. Mayer was criticized over the winter when she prohibited workers from telecommuting.

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Mask Recovered From Suspect's Trash Tests Positive For Ricin

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Authorities say J. Everett Dutschke ordered castor bean seeds on eBay and paid for them using his PayPal account. They were delivered to his house.

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Spanish Judge Orders Bags Of Blood Destroyed In Doping Case

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

The order came after a judge found Dr. Eufemiano Fuentes guilty of endangering public health. The destruction of the blood and records means we may never know what athletes were treated by Fuentes.

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Female Soldier Sentenced To 10 Months Over Desertion

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Pfc. Kimberly Rivera, 30, deserted during a two-week leave in 2007. She sought refugee status in Canada but was denied.

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'A Rare Bird Sighting': 'Slash' As A New Conjunction

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Anne Curzan, a professor at the University of Michigan, was stunned by a new slang word her students taught her. It's a new conjunction, a very rare bird for language nerds.

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Hagel: Claims Syria Used Chemical Weapons Are 'Suspicions'

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

The defense secretary said the U.S. has to be "very careful" before drawing conclusions about Syria. The U.S. has said the use of chemical weapons is a "red line" in the conflict.

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WATCH: Nevada Lawmaker Comes Out During Gay Marriage Debate

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

"I'm black. I'm gay," Nevada State Sen. Kelvin Atkinson said for the first time in public. The Senate went on to approve a first step in repealing a ban on gay marriage in the state.

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Judge Throws Out 3 Murder Charges Against Philly Abortion Doctor

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Dr. Kermit Gosnell is still facing charges for killing four babies allegedly born alive and for the murder of a woman who died of a drug overdose.

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Breaking Tradition, Cooper Union Will Charge Undergrads Tuition

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

The college said it was breaking with more than a century of tradition to protect its long-term viability. Cooper Union will begin to charge its undergraduate students half of the going rate in the fall of 2014.

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Charges Dropped Against Mississippi Man In Ricin Case

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

On Monday, FBI investigators said they had not found any trace of ricin in a search of Paul Kevin Curtis' home.

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Early Thinking: Boston Suspects Were Working On Their Own

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, remains hospitalized. Investigators say he has been giving them some information. But the picture of what he and his now-dead older brother, Tamerlan, allegedly did could change as the investigation continues. Dzhokhar could get the death penalty if convicted.

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TSA Delays Plans To Allow Knives On Planes

Monday, April 22, 2013

The new regulations were criticized heavily by flight attendants' unions. The TSA said the delay would allow more time for feedback and training.

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Reuters Fires Editor Charged In Anonymous Hacking

Monday, April 22, 2013

Matthew Keys said Reuters had fired him in part because he tweeted reports based on dispatch audio during the Boston bombing story.

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Former Teacher Charged For Child Porn Detained In Nicaragua

Monday, April 22, 2013

Eric Justin Toth, a former teacher in Washington, took Osama bin Laden's place on the FBI's Ten Most Wanted list.

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FBI: No Ricin Found At Mississippi Suspect's Home, Car

Monday, April 22, 2013

The 45-year-old Paul Kevin Curtis is better known as an Elvis impersonator. His lawyers said he is being set up by an enemy.

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Worst First Day Ever? TV Anchor Fired After Profane Debut

Monday, April 22, 2013

A.J. Clemente's career at KFYR was over before it started. It leads us to ask: What's your best — in a bad, or good way — first-day story?

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Tsarnaev Charged: Suspected Boston Bomber Accused Of Using WMD

Monday, April 22, 2013

Surviving suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been charged with using a weapon of mass destruction to kill three people and wound more than 200 at the Boston Marathon.

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Where Is He? Massive Manhunt In Boston For Suspected Bomber

Friday, April 19, 2013

The scene around Boston Friday was chaotic. Police were going house to house in Watertown as they searched for "suspect No. 2" in the bombings. "Suspect No. 1," known as "black hat," was dead. People across the area were told to shelter in place.

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Listen: Yo-Yo Ma Plays Bach's 'Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor'

Thursday, April 18, 2013

Ma said he thought of the piece as "a struggle for hope," capturing the feeling in Boston perfectly.

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Storm System Floods Parts Of Chicago, Threatens Tornadoes

Thursday, April 18, 2013

The National Weather Service says the system is threatening to bring severe weather from the Tennessee Valley all the way to the Gulf Coast, tonight. It will move east Friday.

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