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Why American Honey Importers Are Wary Of 'Turkish' Honey

November 26, 2014 - 3:54pm

American honey importers say they've noticed an odd surge in cheap honey from Turkey. They think some of that honey really came from China, which is subject to U.S. trade restrictions.

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Veto Threat Puts Tax Break Package Back At Square One

November 26, 2014 - 3:41pm

President Obama and many Congressional Democrats object to making tax breaks for businesses permanent while allowing larger credits for the poor and middle class to lapse

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In Darren Wilson's Testimony, Familiar Themes About Black Men

November 26, 2014 - 3:11pm

Wilson's descriptions of Michael Brown reminded some people of negative depictions of African-Americans in history. Recent studies suggest these perceptions have deeper psychological roots.

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Remembering Sabah, An Iconic And Thoroughly Unconventional Arab Star

November 26, 2014 - 3:02pm

A young performer who named herself Morning was sunny and shining into her 80s. The flirtatious Lebanese singer and actress was a superstar throughout the Arab world.

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Melissa Etheridge Opens Her Heart

November 26, 2014 - 2:57pm

Etheridge talks about being accepted by her conservative hometown, being truthful with the public, getting married and living her monster-ness.

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Ferguson Documents: What Michael Brown's Friend Saw

November 26, 2014 - 2:19pm

Dorian Johnson is a shadow figure in the Michael Brown case. Aside from police Officer Darren Wilson and Brown, he had the closest look at what happened. This is his story.

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Cleveland Releases Video Of Boy Shot By Officer

November 26, 2014 - 2:06pm

The city police department has also released the names of the two officers involved in the shooting death of 12-year-old Tamir Rice.

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Justice Ginsburg Recovering After Heart Stent Implant

November 26, 2014 - 2:05pm

The 81-year-old justice had the procedure to clear a blocked right coronary artery. She was expected to be back on the bench when the Supreme Court reconvenes on Monday

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Those Phone-Obsessed Teenagers Aren't As Lonely As You Think

November 26, 2014 - 1:58pm

Teenagers may not need as much face-to-face interaction as earlier generations to feel connected. And that may explain why a study finds they're not feeling as lonely, either.

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New Words From The American Heritage Dictionaries

November 26, 2014 - 1:50pm

The Vietnamese sandwich referred to as bánh mì is one of the latest additions to the new edition of the American Heritage Dictionary.

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Chicago Parishioners Each Given $500 To 'Do Good'

November 26, 2014 - 1:40pm

Pastor Laura Truax explains the unusual move and how congregants are opting to spend their share of a surprise windfall.

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Black Friday: From Pre-Deals To Debate Over Retail Workers

November 26, 2014 - 1:35pm

Jordan Weissmann of Slate joins us to take a look at which stores will be open Thanksgiving and what that means for workers.

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Texas Sheriff Expects Fewer Deportations

November 26, 2014 - 1:20pm

Sheriff Adrian Garcia says fewer deportations, as a result of the president's executive actions, are a good thing.

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Alt.Latino's Thanksgiving Mix: Music For Thought

November 26, 2014 - 1:19pm

Chilean hip-hop, Puerto Rican soul and Brazilian melancholy: It's our new music mix.

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Stabat Mater: Young Composers Explore An Ancient Text

November 26, 2014 - 1:13pm

British choral group The Sixteen sings new settings of the Stabat Mater. Director Harry Christophers says the ensemble was looking for "something that was very spiritual, very mystical."

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Marine Corps Finds It Tough To Shut Down Sexist Facebook Groups

November 23, 2014 - 2:50pm

Female Marines are being humiliated and generally degraded by their peers on Facebook. The groups' pages are frequently shut down, but return within days due to a dedicated following.

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Running Late? Nah, Just On 'CPT'

November 23, 2014 - 2:38pm

In this installment of our semi-regular Word Watch series, we look at a popular term for the practice of never being on time.

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First (Lots Of) Snow, Now Rain And Flooding Threaten Western New York

November 23, 2014 - 1:23pm

By Monday, Buffalo could see a high temperature of 60. Authorities warned that the quickly-melting snowpack could cause some serious flooding.

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Families Feel Sidelined As U.S. Reviews Hostage Policy

November 23, 2014 - 12:01pm

The White House is reviewing how it handles hostage crises following the brutal murders of Americans abroad, but families of hostages say they're often left out of the conversation.

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12-Year-Old Boy Carrying Replica Gun Dies After Cleveland Officer Shoots

November 23, 2014 - 11:58am

Police say they asked the boy to put his hands up; instead he reached for his waist-band and one officer shot twice. The boy died at the hospital.

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