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Officers Ask Map App To Remove Police-Tracking

1 hour 49 min ago

In the aftermath of the shooting death of two NYPD officers, law enforcement officials are asking the popular navigation app Waze to remove a feature that allows users to see officers' locations.

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Singing The Blues, A U.S. Envoy Hopes To Boost Ties With Ecuador

1 hour 56 min ago

In South America, left-wing governments hostile to the U.S. are tossing out diplomats or shunning them entirely. In Ecuador, U.S. Ambassador Adam Namm is using music to do something about it.

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VA Steps Up Programs As More Veterans Enter Hospice Care

1 hour 57 min ago

Millions of Americans who served in Korea, World War II and Vietnam are reaching their 70s and beyond. So the VA is putting focus on how to make veterans comfortable in their final weeks and months.

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Homeless Man Encourages Others On The Streets To 'Get Up'

1 hour 57 min ago

Tony Simmons is a former heroin addict and drug runner who had been in and out of jail. Today, he helps many of Baltimore's 3,000 homeless residents — with housing guidance, advice and hugs.

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Tiger Skins And Rhino Horns: Can A Trade Deal Halt The Trafficking?

2 hours 17 sec ago

A proposed U.S.-Asia trade pact calls for incorporating the issue wildlife trafficking. The goal is to slow the poaching of endangered animals such as elephants, tigers and rhinos.

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Group Urges Swedes To Evade Subway Fares, And Even Insures Against Fines

2 hours 2 min ago

Fare-dodging in Stockholm's system has become a movement, and the group's members don't try to hide what they're doing — in fact, they advertise it.

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Apple Sold 30,000 iPhones An Hour Last Quarter, Scored Record Profits

4 hours 44 min ago

The tech giant sold 74 million phones in three months.

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Apple Sold 30,000 iPhones An Hour Last Quarter, Scored Record Profits

4 hours 44 min ago

The tech giant sold 74 million phones in three months.

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Winter Storm Winds Down, But Blizzard Conditions Persist

January 27, 2015 - 9:32pm

Blizzard warnings were declared from Rhode Island to parts of New Hampshire and Maine Tuesday. Since Sunday, parts of Connecticut and Massachusetts have had more than two feet of snow.

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Former Vanderbilt Football Players Found Guilty In Rape Case

January 27, 2015 - 8:19pm

When Brandon Vandenburg and Cory Batey are sentenced in March, they face decades in prison. Vandenburg was also convicted of tampering with evidence and unlawful photography.

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Obama Administration Won't Seek To End 529 College Tax Break

January 27, 2015 - 6:56pm

All 50 states and the District of Columbia sponsor 529 plans. Critics had called the proposal to limit them a tax hike on the middle class.

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Koch Brothers Put Price Tag On 2016: $889 Million

January 27, 2015 - 6:28pm

The political network led by industrialists Charles and David Koch plans to spend about as much money as the entire national Republican Party spent in the last presidential election cycle.

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For Dollars Donated To Vaccine Campaigns, Norway Wears The Crown

January 27, 2015 - 6:12pm

Donations to the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization hit $7.5 billion. The UK and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation were the most generous dollar-wise. Norway is the per capita champ.

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Pakistanis View Obama's India Visit With A Touch Of Irritation

January 27, 2015 - 5:57pm

Obama's trip to India has prompted Pakistanis to leaf back through their visitors' book with an aggrieved eye, and reinforced their view that U.S. policy tends toward cynical pragmatism.

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In Case You Were Wondering, Marshawn Lynch Is Here For One Reason

January 27, 2015 - 5:51pm

At a (mandatory) NFL media appearance for the upcoming Super Bowl, Lynch stuck to one response Tuesday: "I'm just here so I won't get fined."

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How Did Obama Play In India? We Ask 4 Villagers To Weigh In

January 27, 2015 - 5:37pm

President Obama paid a visit, watched a parade and promised $4 billion in investments and loans. He made headlines, of course, but what did the village people think of it all?

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Operator Of Drone That Crashed At White House Works At Intelligence Agency

January 27, 2015 - 5:25pm

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency said one of its employees was operating the quad copter that crashed Monday on the grounds of the executive mansion. The worker was off duty at the time.

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Southern California's Water Supply Threatened By Next Major Quake

January 27, 2015 - 5:22pm

As if the drought weren't bad enough, four of the area's aqueducts sit on the San Andreas Fault. Engineers are working to protect the water system against the next major earthquake.

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To Protect His Son, A Father Asks School To Bar Unvaccinated Children

January 27, 2015 - 5:05pm

A 6-year-old can't be vaccinated against measles because he is recovering from leukemia. He faces a higher risk because parents at his California school have chosen not to vaccinate their kids.

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Alabama Chief Justice: Federal Courts Don't Hold Sway On Marriage

January 27, 2015 - 4:33pm

Chief Justice Roy Moore says a ruling by a U.S. district judge "raised serious, legitimate concerns about the propriety of federal court jurisdiction over the Alabama Sanctity of Marriage Amendment."

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