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Police Say Killing Of 3 Muslims In N.C. Followed A Parking Dispute

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Police in Chapel Hill, N.C., have charged a man with first-degree murder in the shooting of three young Muslims. The police say the violence seems to have started after a dispute over parking.

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Watch Jon Stewart Break The News Of His Departure To An Audience

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Taping last night's show before the news of his departure became public, The Daily Show host Jon Stewart faced an awkward task: telling a studio audience that he's leaving the show.

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Upcycling, Underground: Huge Bike Park Opens In Former Limestone Mine

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

The owners of a Kentucky cavern say they've made the world's largest indoor bike park, with 320,000 square feet of riding. It just happens to be 100 feet below the surface.

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Madoff's Victims Are Repaid Another $355 Million, Trustee Says

Monday, February 09, 2015

More than half of the accounts with allowable claims against disgraced financier Bernard Madoff have now been fully repaid, according to the trustee handling recovery efforts.

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From Soy Sauce To Bullet Trains: Famed Japanese Designer Dies At 85

Monday, February 09, 2015

Decades after Kenji Ekuan created Kikkoman's iconic soy sauce bottles with their red caps, he designed Japan's bullet train, in a career driven by a desire to make good design accessible to everyone.

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Alabama Courts Issue First Marriage Licenses To Same-Sex Couples

Monday, February 09, 2015

Alabama became the 37th state to recognize same-sex marriage Monday, despite its chief justice saying that probate courts should not follow federal rulings on the issue.

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Canadians Have A Right To Assisted Suicide, High Court Says

Friday, February 06, 2015

The court said the existing ban denies people the right "to make decisions concerning their bodily integrity and medical care" and leaves them "to endure intolerable suffering."

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Officials Predict More Measles Cases After 5 Babies Are Diagnosed In Illinois

Friday, February 06, 2015

Because the Chicago-area patients are all under a year old, they can't be vaccinated. Saying that more cases are likely, a Cook County health official warns, "The cat is out of the bag."

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Pilots Of Doomed Taipei Flight Faced Problems With Both Engines

Friday, February 06, 2015

Investigators say the turboprop plane's right engine lost thrust 37 seconds into the flight, and that the left one failed to restart not long afterwards.

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Jordan Strikes At ISIS; Obama Said To Be Preparing To Request War Powers

Friday, February 06, 2015

Repeated air strikes on the self-described Islamic State are "the beginning of our retaliation" for the extremist group's brutal killing of a captured pilot, Jordan's foreign minister says.

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Argentina's President Will Write To Mia Farrow And Martina Navratilova About Scandal

Thursday, February 05, 2015

Argentina's Secretary General of the Presidency Aníbal Fernandez says Mia Farrrow's statement about a controversial case is a "consequence of either misinformation .. or lack of it."

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Bikes Only: London Approves New Cyclist Superhighway Plan

Wednesday, February 04, 2015

London Mayor Boris Johnson will change some of London's busiest roads and intersections, in some cases banning all traffic except cyclists from making turns.

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From Caddy To Pro: Golfer Charlie Sifford Dies At 92

Wednesday, February 04, 2015

Charlie Sifford, the first black golfer to hold a PGA Tour card, has died at age 92. Decades after he started in golf as a caddy, he was elected to the World Golf Hall of Fame.

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Jordan Executes 2 Militants After ISIS Burns Captured Pilot Alive

Wednesday, February 04, 2015

In Jordan, reactions to the pilot's killing have ranged from sorrow to anger. Today, the pilot's father told TV network Al-Arabiya that ISIS must be eliminated.

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Not Just Monopoly Money: Some Games Ship With Real Cash In France

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

While one Monopoly box will include the equivalent of about $23,500, Hasbro says 79 others will include hundreds of euros mixed in with the game's colorful money.

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No Genocide Proven In 1990s Serbia-Croatia Conflict, Court Rules

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

The conflict that followed the breakup of Yugoslavia in the early 1990s included widespread violence, says the International Court of Justice. But it adds that the violence can't be deemed genocide.

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Britain Set To Vote On '3-Parent Baby' Law Tuesday

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

While the technique is often referred to by the shorthand "three-parent baby," the controversial process uses nuclear DNA from two parents and the mitochondrial DNA of a third donor.

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An Archer Goes Old-School, And Wows The Internet

Friday, January 30, 2015

Citing archery's historic methods, a Danish archer has released a video in which he fires three arrows in 0.6 seconds. Lars Andersen argues for speed and agility, in addition to accuracy.

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NBA Player Flouts A Critic's Guarantee That He Would Be Arrested

Friday, January 30, 2015

In 2010, sportswriter Clay Travis said in a tweet, "There is a 100% chance that DeMarcus Cousins is arrested for something in the next five years."

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WATCH: Forget Crop Circles, This Farmer Is Making Art With His Cows

Friday, January 30, 2015

Derek Klingenberg in Kansas put a drone over his farm, then he used his tractor to drop some feed in strategic places for a happy result.

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