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Mystery Writer P.D. James Dies At 94

Thursday, November 27, 2014

The English crime novelist is credited with bringing realistic modern characters to the classical British detective story.

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Ferguson Decision: No Indictment

Monday, November 24, 2014

A grand jury has decided not to indict a Ferguson police officer in the death of Michael Brown, an unarmed, black 18-year-old.

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Judge: Confession Can Be Used in Etan Patz Trial

Monday, November 24, 2014

A suspect with a low IQ understood his rights when he told investigators two years ago that he choked a 6-year-old boy to death in 1979, a judge ruled Monday.

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Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel Resigns

Monday, November 24, 2014

Hagel stepped down under pressure amid multiple foreign policy crises, including the rise of the Islamic State group.

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Key Elements Of Obama's Actions On Immigration

Friday, November 21, 2014

The sweeping changes could shield nearly 5 million people from deportation, without going through Congress.

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Met Opera Ends Season with $22 Million Deficit

Friday, November 21, 2014

But the opera company said Thursday that steps including new labor contracts are expected to bring in enough savings to balance the budgets in 2015 and 2016.
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Mike Nichols, Renowned Film and Theater Director, Dies at 83

Thursday, November 20, 2014

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The director behind such stage and screen hits as "The Graduate" and "Monty Python's Spamalot" died Wednesday. In 2012, he spoke at The Greene Space with Philip Seymour Hoffman.

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Brooklyn Prosecutor Lynch Is Obama's U.S. Attorney General Candidate

Friday, November 07, 2014

Loretta Lynch would be the first African American woman in the position.

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Detroit Bankruptcy Plan Approved By Judge

Friday, November 07, 2014

The bankruptcy plan includes cutting pensions, erasing billions of dollars of debt and promising nearly $2 billion in better services.

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Special Coverage: Remarks From President Obama And Sen. McConnell

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

Here & Now is providing special coverage of these two news conferences, from 2 to 4 p.m. Eastern time.

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Giant Bit Drills Subway Car

Thursday, October 30, 2014

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The construction drill bit pierced the ceiling of a subway tunnel in Queens, coming into contact with an occupied train a short distance away from a station platform.
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Biking While Quarantined

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Nurse Kaci Hickox defied Maine's mandatory isolation again Thursday when she went on a bike ride with her boyfriend.

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Fed Keeps Rate At Record Low, Ends Bond Buying

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

As expected, the Federal Reserve is ending a bond purchase program that was intended to keep long-term rates low.

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Police: Student Shooter Dead After School Attack

Friday, October 24, 2014

There were conflicting reports about the number of possible injuries, but police say the lone shooter is dead.

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Highlights From NY Governor Debate

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his Republican challenger traded insults and clashed over the economy, corruption, and race politics during the only scheduled debate of the governor's race.

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Soldier, 1 Suspect Dead In Shooting At Canada's Parliament

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Police say one gunman was killed, and they were searching for as many as two others, after the shooting attack.

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What's Behind Falling Stock Prices?

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Stocks are falling sharply as traders dump risky assets and park their money in investments seen as relatively safe.

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French Economist Wins Nobel Prize

Monday, October 13, 2014

Jean Tirole won the Nobel prize for economics for research on market regulation that has helped policymakers regulate industries dominated by a few companies.

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New Jersey School Cancels Football Season

Tuesday, October 07, 2014

Prosecutors says there is evidence of wide-scale harassment, intimidation and bullying on the Sayreville War Memorial High School football team.

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A New View from the Rainbow Room

Sunday, October 05, 2014

The landmark nightclub atop Rockefeller Center is back.

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