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Mark Memmott

Mark Memmott appears in the following:

Dose Of Caution Prescribed When Evaluating New Medicare Data

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

Fresh figures show that a relatively small number of doctors received a significant share of Medicare payments in 2012. But analysts warn against jumping to conclusions about what that means.

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UConn Women Win, Making School Center Of College Hoops World

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

Both the men's and women's teams are Division I basketball champions this year. Only once before has a school done that in the same year: UConn, in 2004.

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New Pings Have Head Of Search Optimistic Jet Will Soon Be Found

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

But searchers aren't declaring success just yet. And if what they're hearing aren't signals from the plane's black boxes, they may not get a second chance. The boxes' batteries are due to run out.

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Federal Judge Says He'll Require Ohio To Recognize Same-Sex Marriages

Friday, April 04, 2014

Voters approved a prohibition in 2004. The judge, during arguments over a case involving birth certificates of children of same-sex couples, previewed a decision he plans to issue on April 14.

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Bush's 'Art Of Leadership' Puts Putin And Others On Display

Friday, April 04, 2014

The 43rd president has taken up art since leaving the White House. The Bush center in Dallas is showing some of his portraits of world leaders. His favorite: that of his father, the 41st president.

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Racing's Michael Schumacher Has 'Moments Of Consciousness'

Friday, April 04, 2014

The Formula One driving legend suffered a severe head injury while skiing in December. Doctors started to bring him out of a medically induced coma in late January. He is hospitalized in France.

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Jobless Rate Holds Steady As Employers Add 192,000 Jobs

Friday, April 04, 2014

While job growth appears to have been slightly less than expected in March, the growth in February was revised upward. Meanwhile, the unemployment rate is unchanged at 6.7 percent.

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Fort Hood MP Hailed As Hero For Confronting Shooter

Friday, April 04, 2014

Wednesday's shooting rampage, which left three victims dead and another 16 wounded, ended when Spc. Ivan Lopez reportedly killed himself. The officer had drawn her weapon and engaged the gunman.

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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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