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Hillary landslide in poll for 2016 Democratic nomination

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Friday, May 03, 2013

POLITICO: A new poll for the 2016 presidential race that didn't include Republican candidates has Hillary Clinton heavily favored as the Democratic nominee.

 

China having its own meat scandal

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Friday, May 03, 2013

Guardian: Chinese authorities have detained more than 900 people in the last three months over meat-related offenses.

 

Solar-powered plane takes flight across U.S.

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Friday, May 03, 2013

Reuters: A solar-powered airplane that developers hope to eventually pilot around the world took off early on Friday from San Francisco Bay.

 

Suicides among middle aged jump by one third

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Friday, May 03, 2013

CBSnews.com: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday that suicides are now the tenth-leading cause of death in the U.S.

 

Facebook to delete videos of people being decapitated

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Thursday, May 02, 2013

BBC: Facebook will delete viral videos of people being decapitated after charities warned that viewing them could cause psychological damage.

 

Warren Buffett says women key to prosperity

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Thursday, May 02, 2013

CNN.com: The Berkshire Hathaway chairman and CEO explains why women are key to America's continued growth.

 

Majority of Americans unhappy about gun vote

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Thursday, May 02, 2013

CBSnews: After the Senate struck down a series of measures that would have expanded regulations for gun buyers and users, a majority of Americans say they're either angry or disappointed about that vote.

 

Friends of Boston Marathon bombing suspect charged

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Wednesday, May 01, 2013

Chicago Tribune: Three friends of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the Boston Marathon bombing suspect,  have been charged  with interfering with the investigation and search for him.

 

Skeleton confirms cannibalism at Jamestown colony

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Wednesday, May 01, 2013

Washington Post: Skeleton fragments of a teenage girl show proof that cannibalism occurred during the "starving time" of winter of 1609-1610 in Jamestown.

 

Daughter of Newtown victim confronts Senator

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Wednesday, May 01, 2013

CNN: When Sen. Kelly Ayotte was defending her vote on Tuesday on a recent gun control proposal, she was confronted by the daughter of a victim in the Newtown massacre.

 

Morning after pill now available over the counter

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Wednesday, May 01, 2013

AP: The FDA announced Tuesday that women 15 and up can buy the emergency contraceptive without prescription.

 

Expert panel urges HIV screening for all 15 to 65

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Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Los Angeles Times: A federal panel of medical experts has recommended testing everyone 15 to 65 years old for the virus that causes AIDS since early detection is considered key to effective treatment.

 

Obama seeks to close Guantánamo amid hunger strike

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Tuesday, April 30, 2013

New York Times: President Obama recommitted to closing Guantánamo Bay prison after a mass hunger strike.

 
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