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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.

 

Paul Allen gains respect as business mogul

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Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Reuters: Paul Allen, the lesser known co-founder of Microsoft Corp, has struggled for decades to make his mark as a business mogul beyond the software company he started with Bill Gates.

 

Sherpas, climbers brawl on Mt. Everest

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Tuesday, April 30, 2013

CBSnews: Those who attempt to summit the world's highest peak on Mount Everest prepare to battle nature, but, this weekend, three climbers say they faced a human foe.

 

Space tourism nears reality

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Monday, April 29, 2013

SPACE.com: A spaceship designed for high-flying tourists made its first rocket-powered flight and broke the sound barrier in preparation to bring space travel into the commercial realm.

 

NBA center Jason Collins comes out

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Monday, April 29, 2013

Sports Illustrated: NBA center Jason Collins is the first openly gay athlete in a major American team sport.

 

Google virtual assistant aims to upstage Siri

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Monday, April 29, 2013

AP: Google is trying to upstage Siri, the sometimes droll assistant that answers questions and helps people manage their lives on Apple’s iPhone and iPad.

 

Weather delays raising of WTC spire

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Monday, April 29, 2013

CBSnews.com: When the last pieces of its spire eventually rise to the roof, the 104-floor skyscraper that replaces the fallen twin towers will be just feet from becoming the highest in the Western Hemisphere.

 

Boston bomber moved to prison

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Friday, April 26, 2013

BBC: The US Marshals Service said the 19-year-old had been moved from the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center to a facility at Fort Devens, Massachusetts.

 

Tax free online shopping may come to an end

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Friday, April 26, 2013

NBC.com: A bill to impose sales tax on Internet purchases took one step closer to being passed.

 

Space trash keeps piling up

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Friday, April 26, 2013

BBC: The 6th European Conference on Space Debris has concluded that  Earth's space environment is on the verge of hazardous collisions from all the debris left over from human exploration and satellite launches.

 
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