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A Top Immigration Judge Calls For Shift On 'Fast-Tracking'

August 8, 2014 - 6:47pm

A call to stop fast-tracking deportation hearings of unaccompanied minors comes from an unusual source: a judge who says the current practice could lead to many appeals.

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A Top Immigration Judge Calls For Shift On 'Fast-Tracking'

August 8, 2014 - 6:47pm

A call to stop fast-tracking deportation hearings of unaccompanied minors comes from an unusual source: a judge who says the current practice could lead to many appeals.

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A Top Immigration Judge Calls For Shift On 'Fast-Tracking'

August 8, 2014 - 6:47pm

A call to stop fast-tracking deportation hearings of unaccompanied minors comes from an unusual source: a judge who says the current practice could lead to many appeals.

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James Brady's Death Is Ruled A Homicide

August 8, 2014 - 6:33pm

His wounds were inflicted 33 years ago, but James Brady died from John Hinckley Jr.'s attack on President Reagan, according to Washington, D.C., police who cite a Virginia medical examiner's report.

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James Brady's Death Is Ruled A Homicide

August 8, 2014 - 6:33pm

His wounds were inflicted 33 years ago, but James Brady died from John Hinckley Jr.'s attack on President Reagan, according to Washington, D.C., police who cite a Virginia medical examiner's report.

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Lake Erie's Toxic Bloom Has Ohio Farmers On The Defensive

August 8, 2014 - 5:36pm

Ohio farmers say they are not the only ones to blame for Toledo's polluted drinking water. They say they are using only as much fertilizer as they need to grow their crops.

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With No Plan From Congress, Homeland Security Improvises

August 8, 2014 - 4:50pm

More than $400 million is being moved from other programs to keep Immigration and Customs Enforcement and Customs and Border Protection from running out of money.

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If A Water Main Isn't Broke, Don't Fix It (For 300 Years?)

August 8, 2014 - 4:49pm

Recent water-related problems in Los Angeles and Ohio have put a focus on infrastructure. Many of the pipes in the U.S. are more than 100 years old and may not be replaced for another 100 years.

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'We Must Act Now, And Heavily, To Contain This Disease'

August 8, 2014 - 4:44pm

Saran Daraba Kaba, the executive secretary of the Mano River Union, talks to Melissa Block about efforts to control the spread of the Ebola virus.

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Preventing HIV With Medicine Can Carry A Stigma

August 8, 2014 - 4:25pm

No doctor would refuse to prescribe cholesterol-lowering statins to patients because they're overweight. But despite guidelines, some doctors aren't offering preventive drugs to those at risk for HIV.

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