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Malaysian Official: Fate Of MH370 May Never Be Known

April 2, 2014 - 11:36am

The country's police chief says the passengers aboard the missing Boeing 777 have been "cleared" and that a criminal probe is now focused on the pilots and cabin crew.

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Ethicists Tell NASA How To Weigh Hazards Of Space Travel

April 2, 2014 - 11:23am

Risks to astronauts on extended missions include vision impairment, weakened bones and radiation exposure. There are also psychological risks from facing danger while being stuck inside a small craft.

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Drones Will Not Be Hunted In Colorado Town

April 2, 2014 - 11:04am

The citizens of Deer Trail have rejected a proposal to issues licenses that would make it OK to shoot down unmanned aerial vehicles. The idea was pushed by some who object to government surveillance.

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Supreme Court Strikes Down Overall Limits On Political Contributions

April 2, 2014 - 10:59am

In a 5-4 decision, the court's conservative justices joined to eliminate the aggregate cap on contributions, but left in place a limit on donations to individual candidates.

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'Race Card Project' Is Among Peabody Award Winners

April 2, 2014 - 9:55am

NPR's Michele Norris asked people to share thoughts about race and identity in six words. Her series of reports on Morning Edition offered insights on "pride, prejudice and identity," judges say.

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Job Growth Picked Up Some Speed In March, Survey Signals

April 2, 2014 - 8:56am

Private employers added an estimated 191,000 jobs to their payrolls last month, according to the latest ADP National Employment Report. Also, more jobs were added in February than previously thought.

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Job Growth Picked Up Some Speed In March, Survey Signals

April 2, 2014 - 8:56am

Private employers added an estimated 191,000 jobs to their payrolls last month, according to the latest ADP National Employment Report. Also, more jobs were added in February than previously thought.

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Job Growth Picked Up Some Speed In March, Survey Signals

April 2, 2014 - 8:56am

Private employers added an estimated 191,000 jobs to their payrolls last month, according to the latest ADP National Employment Report. Also, more jobs were added in February than previously thought.

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Oso Mudslide: As List Of Missing Shrinks, Death Toll Rises

April 2, 2014 - 8:23am

The grim work of identifying victims continues in Washington state. Wednesday, the number of confirmed deaths was 29. Of those, 22 people had been identified. Another 20 people were missing.

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Oso Mudslide: As List Of Missing Shrinks, Death Toll Rises

April 2, 2014 - 8:23am

The grim work of identifying victims continues in Washington state. By early Wednesday, the number of confirmed deaths was 28. Of those, 22 people had been identified. Another 20 people were missing.

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Oso Mudslide: As List Of Missing Shrinks, Death Toll Rises

April 2, 2014 - 8:23am

The grim work of identifying victims continues in Washington state. By early Wednesday, the number of confirmed deaths was 28. Of those, 22 people had been identified. Another 20 people were missing.

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Tense Hours, Then Sighs Of Relief After Huge Quake Off Chile

April 2, 2014 - 6:45am

Early reports indicate at least six people were killed, but that a major disaster may have been avoided. The temblor did generate a tsunami, but the waves apparently did not cause extensive damage.

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Finding A More Nuanced View Of Poverty's 'Black Hole'

April 2, 2014 - 6:16am

Thirty-seven percent of New Yorkers faced severe material hardship last year, but the city's official poverty rate is only 21 percent. Researchers are trying to find a better way to measure poverty.

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