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Mark Memmott

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Latest Leak: NSA Burrowed Into Chinese Telecom Giant's Servers

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Documents provided by "NSA leaker" Edward Snowden highlight the spy agency's efforts, The New York Times and Der Spiegel report.

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Major Ukrainian Air Base In Crimea Handed Over To Russia

Saturday, March 22, 2014

One of the last important military installations in the region that was still at least partially under Ukrainian control is now firmly in Russia's hands.

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Cops Can't Have Sex With Prostitutes, Hawaiian Lawmakers Say

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Legislators were surprised and outraged to learn that a decades-old state law made it legal in some cases for undercover cops to have sexual relations with prostitutes. They're vowing to change that.

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Top Stories: Crisis In Ukraine; Search For Missing Jet

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Also: Michelle Obama touts free speech in address to Chinese students; Turks strike back at attempt to ban Twitter; and upsets bust almost everyone's NCAA brackets.

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Buffett's Billion Dollars Are Safe As Upsets Bust Brackets

Saturday, March 22, 2014

None of the estimated 8.7 million entries in Quicken Loans' "Billion $ Bracket Challenge" have survived the first wave of games in the men's college basketball tournament.

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More Satellite Images, But Still No Sure Sign Of Missing Jet

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Images taken four days ago by a Chinese satellite show something large floating in the same general area of the Indian Ocean as in earlier pictures. But searchers didn't find anything Saturday.

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Down Goes Duke In Biggest Upset So Far

Friday, March 21, 2014

The Blue Devils lost to Mercer University. Harvard, North Dakota State and Dayton are other underdogs who have pulled off surprises. Who's going to be upset next as basketball's March Madness sets in?

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In Hawaii, Sex With A Prostitute May Be Legal For Undercover Cops

Friday, March 21, 2014

Honolulu's police department wants to keep an exemption from arrest that is not included in a proposed state law. Critics say the police don't need to go all the way to break up prostitution rings.

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Top Stories: Malaysia Jet Remains Missing; Turkey's Leaders Split On Twitter Ban

Friday, March 21, 2014

Also: As Ukraine moves closer to EU, Putin signs law to annex Crimea; Mt. Gox says it found 200,000 Bitcoins; and a "day of upsets" in college basketball.

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Split Decisions: Ukraine Signs Up With EU, Russia Wraps Up Crimea

Friday, March 21, 2014

As the new government in Kiev was initialing a pact with the European Union on Friday, Russian President Vladimir Putin was signing legislation to complete the annexation of Crimea.

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Nothing So Far In Search For Debris From Malaysian Jet

Friday, March 21, 2014

The focus remains on an area of the Indian Ocean southwest of Perth, Australia. Teams are looking for objects seen floating in the ocean there in images taken by a satellite last weekend.

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Reds Pitcher Expected To Recover After Line Drive To Face

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Aroldis Chapman suffered fractures above his eye and nose, but only a mild concussion and no brain injury. The All-Star will have a plate inserted into his head and should return this season.

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Top Stories: Search For Missing Jet Narrows; Westboro Baptist Founder Dies

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Also: U.S. aims more sanctions at Russian officials; Army general gets no jail time in sexual misconduct case.

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Westboro Baptist Church Founder Fred Phelps Sr. Dies

Thursday, March 20, 2014

He led a tiny congregation in Topeka, Kan., that drew national attention for its protests at funerals of soldiers and celebrities. Phelps wanted to spread his views about homosexuality and abortion.

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U.S. To Impose Sanctions On More Russian Officials

Thursday, March 20, 2014

By choosing to intervene in Ukraine and annex Crimea, Russia has isolated itself and violated international law, President Obama says. The U.S. is seeking to penalize 20 additional people and a bank.

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Reprimand, $20K Fine, No Jail Time For General's Sexual Misconduct

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair had been accused of sexually assaulting a subordinate. He struck a deal to plead guilty to lesser charges. He was not demoted.

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Weekly Jobless Claims Stay Toward Lower End Of Recent Range

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Analysts say the latest data are a sign that job growth might be better than expected this month. Claims are running at roughly the same pace they set before the last recession.

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Ukrainian Troops' Departure From Crimea Isn't A Simple Matter

Thursday, March 20, 2014

While the new government in Kiev plans to withdraw its 25,000 troops from the region, the orders weren't immediately given. One issue: Can they take their weapons with them?

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Search For Missing Jet Focuses On Objects Seen Off Australia

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Satellite images of what might be debris from the jet are the first "credible lead" in the hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, an official says. Follow the news as it comes in.

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Boeing 787 Dreamliner Is Safe, FAA Team Concludes

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

After a year-long review prompted by a battery fire and other problems, an FAA team has concluded that the jet meets its "intended safety level."

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