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Native American denied diploma after wearing feather

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Wednesday, June 05, 2013

Salon.com: Alabama high school graduate Chelsey Ramer was fined $1,ooo and denied her diploma and transcripts after wearing an eagle feather.

 

Lululemon brings back controversial yoga pants

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Tuesday, June 04, 2013

LA Times: Lululemon Athletica is bringing back its black yoga pants after rigorous testing for sheerness.

 

Sexual assault in military 'like a cancer'

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Tuesday, June 04, 2013

Cbsnews: Military leaders said Tuesday that sexual assault in the ranks is "like a cancer" that could destroy the force.

 

McDonalds craving millennials

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Tuesday, June 04, 2013

Salon: Twenty-somethings would rather spend money on craft beer and bikes than on Big Macs.

 

Bernanke offers 10 funny tips to grads

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Monday, June 03, 2013

CNN: Ben Bernanke offered ten funny life suggestions in his commencement speech to Princeton undergrads.

 

Blaze at Chinese poultry slaughterhouse kills 119

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Monday, June 03, 2013

Reuters: A blaze at a locked poultry slaughterhouse in northeast China killed at least 119 people on Monday with several still unaccounted for.

 

Thousands flee wildfires outside Los Angeles

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Monday, June 03, 2013

Cbsnews: Firefighters working in darkness doubled containment of a massive wildfire north of Los Angeles to 40 percent overnight, as cool, moist air moved in Monday to replace torrid weather.

 

Starbucks banning smoking around doors

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Friday, May 31, 2013

AP: Starbucks will start banning smoking within 25 feet of its stores, beginning Saturday.

 

New Yorker wins U.S. spelling bee with 'knaidel'

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Friday, May 31, 2013

Reuters: Arvind Mahankali, a 13-year-old boy from Bayside Hills, New York, won the Scripps National Spelling Bee on Thursday.

 

More heavy storms headed toward midwest

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Friday, May 31, 2013

Cbsnews.com: Motorist dies after heavy winds cause tree to topple on car in Ark. Overnight as forecasters warn of more tornadoes.

 

Private equity firm hires Petraeus

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Thursday, May 30, 2013

Forbes: $73B private Equity firm KKR hired four-star general and former CIA director David Petraeus.

 

Paterno estate to sue NCAA

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Thursday, May 30, 2013

AP: A lawsuit planned by the family of the late Penn State coach Joe Paterno seeks to overturn the NCAA's anctions against the football program for the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.

 

Desk jobs making people fat

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Thursday, May 30, 2013

CBsnews.com: A new study about the link between weight and work suggest spending long hours behind a desk is making people fat.

 
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