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Mark Memmott

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$292M For Baseball's Miguel Cabrera? Let's Dig Into That Number

Friday, March 28, 2014

Detroit's star will earn nearly $30 million a season for the next 10 years if he keeps playing. How much more is he paid than most major leaguers? How does his deal compare with those in other sports?

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House Intelligence Chairman Mike Rogers Won't Seek Re-Election

Friday, March 28, 2014

The Republican congressman from Michigan is going to launch a talk show on the Cumulus radio network. He's been one of the GOP's leading voices on issues related to national security.

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Death Toll From Mudslide 'Will Only Increase'

Friday, March 28, 2014

As the day began, the official number of deaths was 17 and another nine bodies had been located. But 90 names remained on a list of those thought to be missing. An update is expected around midday.

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New Lead Shifts Search For Missing Jet 700 Miles North

Friday, March 28, 2014

Further analysis of how fast Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 was flying has led investigators to think it went down in the Indian Ocean closer to Australia than previously thought.

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Mudslide Volunteers: 'We're Going In Whether You Let Us Or Not'

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Search efforts continue in the tiny community that was devastated on Saturday. Officials warn that the death toll, now at 25, is likely to go up substantially.

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Review Done For Gov. Christie's Office Absolves Him In Bridge Scandal

Thursday, March 27, 2014

A law firm hired by the Republican governor's office says its investigation found no evidence Christie knew beforehand about N.J. lane closures that may have been aimed at hurting a Democratic mayor.

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Obama Lays Out His Plan To Have Telecoms Store Call Data

Thursday, March 27, 2014

The president is asking Congress to work with him on a plan to have communications companies hold "metadata." He wants government investigators to have access to the information with court approval.

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'Do It For Denmark' Video Urges Danes To Go All The Way

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Need a break from the day's serious news? A humorous campaign from a travel company is urging couples to boost Denmark's population growth by, well, getting busy.

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Weekly Jobless Claims Drop, GDP Growth Revised Up Slightly

Thursday, March 27, 2014

The news about both last quarter and last week is positive. Fewer people signed up for unemployment insurance last week, and consumer spending was stronger than previously thought in late 2013.

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Sentenced To Death 46 Years Ago, Japanese Man Is Now Free

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Iwao Hakamada, now 78, is thought to have been awaiting execution longer than anyone else in the world. But newly analyzed DNA evidence has led to an order that he be retried.

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Planes Turn Back, But Ships Continue Search For Flight 370

Thursday, March 27, 2014

The Malaysia Airlines jet vanished nearly three weeks ago, and weather is hindering the search. A new satellite image shows some 300 objects in the Indian Ocean. But no jet debris has been recovered.

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'I'm A Great Admirer,' Obama Tells Pope Francis

Thursday, March 27, 2014

The president and the pope met for the first time Thursday at the Vatican. While the two men share views on some issues, the church has some problems with the president's health care program.

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Photo: Pothole Tries To Eat Pothole Repair Truck

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Winter weather that doesn't seem to want to end has done its damage to roads across much of the nation. In Michigan, one road-repair crew saw its truck sink into one tough pothole.

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Hawaii's Police, Lawmakers Reach Consensus On Prostitution Law

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

State law makes it legal in some cases for undercover cops to have sex with prostitutes. At first, police officials expressed concern about eliminating that exemption. Now they're OK with a change.

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U.S. And Europe Stand United, 'Russia Stands Alone,' Obama Says

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

If Russia's leaders "thought the world wouldn't care about their actions in Ukraine, they clearly miscalculated," Obama said after meeting with European Union leaders in Brussels.

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Rob Store, Go To Prison, Serve Time, Repeat?

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Christopher Miller was jailed in 2000 for robbing a New Jersey shoe store. One day after his release, police say, he returned to the scene of the crime and robbed the store again. He's under arrest.

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'Bishop Of Bling' Gets The Boot

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Franz-Peter Tebartz-van Elst spent millions of dollars on renovations at his residence in Limburg, Germany. On Wednesday, the Vatican accepted his resignation.

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Washington Mudslide: Fewer Missing As Death Toll Stays Put, For Now

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

There are 25 fatalities, officials report, though they say that number is likely to rise. Meanwhile, a list of about 176 missing has been narrowed down to 90, authorities said Wednesday night.

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More Images, More Possible Debris, But No Sure Sign Of Flight 370

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

The latest in the search: Authorities say newly analyzed satellite images show 122 objects that might be linked to the missing Malaysia Airlines flight.

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Girl Scout Sells Record 18,107 Boxes, Says She Can Move Samoa

Monday, March 24, 2014

Katie Francis, a sixth-grader in Oklahoma City, had some sweet success and the old record apparently crumbled. One of her secrets: "Ask everybody that I see" to buy a box.

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