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Mark Memmott

Mark Memmott appears in the following:

AP Photographer Killed, Reporter Wounded By Gunman In Afghanistan

Friday, April 04, 2014

Anja Niedringhaus died and Kathy Gannon was seriously injured when a man opened fire. They were in a car in eastern Afghanistan. The gunman is reported to have been a police officer.

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Thousands Of Artifacts Seized At 91-Year-Old Indiana Man's Home

Thursday, April 03, 2014

The collection of items has "immeasurable" cultural value, the FBI says. Some artifacts are Native American; others are Russian and Chinese. It's unclear how many were collected legally.

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Jobless Claims Rose Last Week

Thursday, April 03, 2014

The uptick to 326,000 applications still kept claims near the lower end of a range they've been in for the past year or so. On Friday, the government will report on the March unemployment rate.

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Early Evidence: Fort Hood Gunman Showed No Warning Signs

Thursday, April 03, 2014

The soldier who has been identified as the man who killed three people and wounded 16 before apparently taking his own life Wednesday was an Army truck driver who was being treated for depression.

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'We Do Not Expect Any More Fatalities,' Doctor Says Of Fort Hood Victims

Thursday, April 03, 2014

Also: Secretary of the Army says background checks on the soldier who killed at least three people and wounded 16 before taking his own life showed "no involvement with extremist organizations."

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GM Has 'Culture Of Cover-Up,' Key Senator Says

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

For the second day, General Motors CEO Mary Barra faced tough questions from Congress about how her company responded to defects that contributed to at least 13 deaths.

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Lucky, He Is: $242 Million Powerball Winner Channels Yoda

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

If you've dreamed about winning a jackpot and still keeping your life relatively private, B. Raymond Buxton may be your hero. He claimed his prize with a sense of humor, but without showing his face.

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Drones Will Not Be Hunted In Colorado Town

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

The citizens of Deer Trail have rejected a proposal to issues licenses that would make it OK to shoot down unmanned aerial vehicles. The idea was pushed by some who object to government surveillance.

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'Race Card Project' Is Among Peabody Award Winners

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

NPR's Michele Norris asked people to share thoughts about race and identity in six words. Her series of reports on Morning Edition offered insights on "pride, prejudice and identity," judges say.

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Job Growth Picked Up Some Speed In March, Survey Signals

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

Private employers added an estimated 191,000 jobs to their payrolls last month, according to the latest ADP National Employment Report. Also, more jobs were added in February than previously thought.

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Oso Mudslide: As List Of Missing Shrinks, Death Toll Rises

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

The grim work of identifying victims continues in Washington state. Wednesday, the number of confirmed deaths was 29. Of those, 22 people had been identified. Another 20 people were missing.

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Tense Hours, Then Sighs Of Relief After Huge Quake Off Chile

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

Early reports indicate at least six people were killed, but that a major disaster may have been avoided. The temblor did generate a tsunami, but the waves apparently did not cause extensive damage.

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Red Sox Rock The White House With Flag Jacket And Presidential Selfie

Tuesday, April 01, 2014

When the team was honored by President Obama on Tuesday, colorful outfielder Jonny Gomes came decked out in a red, white and blue flag jacket. The Sox gave the commander in chief a matching jacket.

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Tiger Woods Will Miss The Masters After Back Surgery

Tuesday, April 01, 2014

The golf star has been experiencing back pain in recent weeks. He had surgery Monday to relieve pressure on a spinal nerve. The Masters tournament begins next week.

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Who Will Join UConn And Notre Dame In Women's Final Four?

Tuesday, April 01, 2014

Maryland plays Louisville and Stanford faces North Carolina tonight. The winners then head to Nashville for a chance at the NCAA women's basketball championship. Two undefeated teams are waiting.

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Report: British Army Sniper's Single Shot Kills 6 Taliban

Tuesday, April 01, 2014

The marksman's commanding officer says the bullet hit a suspected militant who was wearing a vest rigged with explosives. The subsequent blast killed a group of men in Afghanistan.

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Missing Malaysian Jet May Never Be Found, Head Of Search Warns

Tuesday, April 01, 2014

With no firm data on how fast the plane was flying and how far it actually went, the operation to find it is "the most challenging ever," retired Australian Air Chief Marshal Angus Houston cautions.

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Death Toll From Mudslide Increased To 27

Tuesday, April 01, 2014

Authorities on Tuesday raised the number of confirmed fatalities by three. They also said some of those on the list of the 22 people who are missing may be among eight bodies yet to be identified.

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Russia May Withdraw Some Troops From Near Border With Ukraine

Monday, March 31, 2014

German Chancellor Angela Merkel reports being told by Russian President Vladimir Putin of his plan to pull back some forces. That might reduce some tensions in the region.

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Stocks Rise After Fed's Yellen Says Economy's Not So Hot

Monday, March 31, 2014

What may seem like bad news from the central bank chief — "the recovery still feels like a recession to many Americans" — was good news to investors trying to gauge the Fed's next move. Here's why.

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