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Eyder Peralta

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Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer Will Not Seek Another Term

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

To run for another term, it would have required a legal battle to challenge the state's term limits. Brewer completed the final year of Janet Napolitano's term. She won another four-year term in 2010.

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Reports: GM Facing Criminal Inquiry Over Delayed Recall

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Last month, General Motors recalled 1.6 million vehicles because of faulty ignition switches. But it knew about the problem for years.

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Detainee Lawyer Calls Force Feeding In Guantanamo 'Water Cure' Torture

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Jon Eisenburg is asking a federal court to slow the pace of the force-feedings. The amount of liquid food given to the detainees causes intense pain, the lawyer says.

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In Closely Watched Election, Republican Jolly Wins In Florida

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Pundits say David Jolly's victory portends a broader Republican victory during the midterms in November.

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Not Spring Yet: Wicked Winter Storm To Pound Midwest, New York

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

The 8 to 10 inches of snow predicted for Detroit will bring the city within reach of the record for snowiest winter in recorded history.

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Seriously: Angry Fat Cat Traps Family In Bedroom

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

The 911 call reveals the family's 4-year-old male cat Lux had a history of violence. The cat snapped after the owner kicked it to get it away from their infant.

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Judge Allows Army Brigadier General To Enter New Plea In Assault Case

Monday, March 10, 2014

The judge found that the Army may have improperly influenced a senior officer into rejecting Brig. Gen. Jeffrey A. Sinclair's plea.

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Colorado Collected $2.1 Million In January Taxes On Recreational Pot

Monday, March 10, 2014

Another $1.4 million in taxes and fees were collected from the sale of medical marijuana. This indicates that about $14 million worth of marijuana was sold during the first month of legalization.

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Prosecutors Say D.C. Mayor Knew About Shadow Campaign

Monday, March 10, 2014

This is the first time prosecutors have directly linked Vincent Gray to the secret effort waged on his behalf in 2010. Gray is seeking a second term in office.

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The Ragged Edge: A Runner Chasing Greatness Finds His Muse

Monday, March 10, 2014

The Boston Marathon is in sight and Eric Ashe is going for broke as he chases his dream of being an elite runner. The quest is about more than the discipline of running. It's about the art of racing.

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Sheryl Sandberg: The Word 'Bossy' Should Be Banned

Sunday, March 09, 2014

Female leaders she spoke to, says Sandberg in an interview with NPR, lived their lives being called "bossy." It's a negative experience, and we should instead be encouraging leadership, she adds.

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Search For Malaysian Jet Spots Oil Slicks In Waters Off Vietnam

Saturday, March 08, 2014

An international search-and-rescue mission is scouring the waters off Vietnam's coast after a passenger jet carrying 239 people disappeared en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing.

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Edward Snowden Tells EU Parliament He Wants Asylum In Europe

Friday, March 07, 2014

However, the former NSA contractor said, he has yet to receive a "positive response." Parliamentarians, he said, have told him the U.S. "will not allow" it.

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Judge Throws Out Fine Against User Of Small Drone

Friday, March 07, 2014

The judge said the FAA couldn't use a rule designed for aircrafts to regulate model aircrafts. The FAA said it would appeal the ruling.

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Border Patrol To Limit Use Of Deadly Force Against Rock Throwers

Friday, March 07, 2014

An independent panel had recommended the restrictions, but the agency refused saying it would put Border Patrols in danger. The chief of the agency said the new policy aims to make agents safer.

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National Council Of La Raza Dubs Obama 'Deporter-In-Chief'

Tuesday, March 04, 2014

Once a staunch ally of the White House, the nation's largest Latino advocacy organization is taking aim at the White House and its immigration policies.

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D.C. Council Votes To Decriminalize Some Marijuana Use

Tuesday, March 04, 2014

The move escalates a conflict with the federal government, which can exercise veto power over laws passed in the district.

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Edward Snowden To Speak Via Video Link At SXSW Conference

Tuesday, March 04, 2014

Experts from the ACLU will question Snowden about the effect of mass surveillance on the technology community.

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After 5-Decade Career, NPR's Carl Kasell Will Retire

Tuesday, March 04, 2014

Kasell, whose voice is synonymous with NPR, will record his final broadcast for Wait Wait ... Don't Tell Me! this spring. From then on, he'll become "scorekeeper emeritus."

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Baseball Tests Out Its Expanded Replay System

Monday, March 03, 2014

The umpires performed perfectly during the spring training game. All three challenged calls were upheld by a replay.

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