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Judge Approves Detroit's Plan To Exit Bankruptcy

November 7, 2014 - 11:58am

The deal worked out by the city's emergency manager includes shedding $7 billion in debt and borrowing hundreds of millions of dollars to implement the strategy.

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Federal Court Rules Against Missouri's Gay Marriage Ban

November 7, 2014 - 11:45am

The U.S. District Court upheld a lower court's decision to strike down the voter-approved ban. The ruling comes a day after another federal judge affirmed same-sex marriage bans in four other states.

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17 Arrested As European, U.S. Authorities Raid Darknet Sites

November 7, 2014 - 11:38am

Among those held were the alleged owner and operator of Silk Road 2.0 in San Francisco. The underground online markets seized Thursday allow users to anonymously buy illegal products and services.

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Ukraine Says Russia Is Sending Tanks, Artillery Across The Border

November 7, 2014 - 10:55am

The alleged movement continues to put into question a ceasefire that went into effect in September. It also comes after separatists held elections and Russia recognized them.

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China, Japan Agree To Disagree On Disputed Islands

November 7, 2014 - 10:46am

The move paves the way for the renewal of high-level talks between the two countries, which were frozen two years ago by China.

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Happy Birthday, 'Morning Edition!' Member Station Hosts Celebrate

November 7, 2014 - 10:37am

We're celebrating our 35th birthday this week with family. Here's to our hosts at member stations around the country. Thanks for making us look — and sound — so good.

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For-Profit Colleges Sue The Federal Government Over Student Loan Rules

November 7, 2014 - 10:03am

An industry group calls an attempt to regulate the career college industry "unlawful, arbitrary and irrational."

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Guinea Is Seeing More Ebola Cases: Can The Trend Be Stopped?

November 7, 2014 - 9:30am

The country where the outbreak began is now seeing an uptick in the number of new patients. Marc Poncin of Doctors Without Borders explains why — and what's being done to bring things under control.

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Economy Continues Adding Jobs, Unemployment Rate Dips To 5.8 Percent

November 7, 2014 - 8:32am

The economy added 214,000 jobs in October, less than the 248,000 produced in September, but just enough to continue pushing the unemployment rate down.

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Economy Contines Adding Jobs, Unemployment Rate Dips To 5.8 Percent

November 7, 2014 - 8:32am

The economy added 214,000 jobs in October, less than the 248,000 produced in September, but just enough to continue pushing the unemployment rate down.

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Scientist Who Invented CorningWare Glass Dies At 99

November 7, 2014 - 8:30am

S. Donald Stookey created a synthetic ceramic glass in 1952 — the fortuitous outcome of an experiment gone wrong.

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Army Drops Use Of Term 'Negro' In Document

November 7, 2014 - 8:12am

The document listed the term as an acceptable way to refer to African Americans. The Army said it removed it as soon as it noticed it.

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Pythagoras' iPhone: Is Listening A Lost Classroom Art?

November 7, 2014 - 8:08am

We began our 50 Great Teachers series with a look at Socrates, which raised a question: Do educators focus enough on teaching students how to listen?

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Regional Government OKs Restart Of Japanese Nuclear Plant

November 7, 2014 - 6:44am

Japan shut down all of its nuclear reactors after the triple meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station in 2011. This plant could be the first to restart.

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China's Corruption Crackdown Pummels Macau Casinos

November 7, 2014 - 3:36am

The Chinese island is renowned as a gambling capital and a place to launder cash. An anti-graft campaign has driven away high rollers and others dependent on its shady financial services.

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Bomb Techs Work Through 'Dark Spots' To Brighter Lives

November 7, 2014 - 3:30am

In an update to a 2011 StoryCorps interview, retired Army Sgt. 1st Class Max Voelz, whose wife died disarming an IED, and Sgt. Mary Dague, who lost both arms in Iraq, both say they are happy now.

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10 Years After Battle For Fallujah, Marines Reflect On 'Iconic Fight'

November 7, 2014 - 3:29am

The six-week battle to retake the city from insurgents was the fiercest during the Iraq War. Almost 100 Americans died; 600 others were injured. Veterans commemorated the anniversary on Friday.

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OOPS! 'Morning Edition's' Best Bloopers

November 7, 2014 - 3:27am

Morning Edition hosts recount and replay some of the show's less-than-perfect moments on the air.

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How A Tilt Toward Safety Stopped A Scientist's Virus Research

November 7, 2014 - 3:27am

The U.S. government has stopped some experiments with dangerous viruses, saying the risks need to be reconsidered. Key work in one scientist's lab has been halted.

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