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When Life Overwhelms, This Group Lends A Healthy Hand

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 3:26am

Health care should go beyond a doctor's office, the creators of this program say. Students work as health advocates, helping patients find affordable housing, fresh food and social services as needed.

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Drawn-Out Syrian Civil War Spawns A Literal Dark Age

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 3:25am

Once, Syria was a modern nation. Today, after five years of brutal conflict, 83 percent of the country's lights are out and life expectancies are 20 years shorter.

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Lost Love Letter Resurfaces After 70 Years

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 5:53am

From WWII Europe, Bill Moore wrote a love letter to Bernadean. When it was found at a thrift shop, Denver's KMGH-TV helped return the letter. Moore said of his late wife Bernadean, "I loved her."

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Lost Love Letter Resurfaces After 70 Years

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 5:53am

From WWII Europe, Bill Moore wrote a love letter to Bernadean. When it was found at a thrift shop, Denver's KMGH-TV helped return the letter. Moore said of his late wife Bernadean, "I loved her."

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D.C. Court Orders Row House Resident Not To Smoke

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 5:32am

In Washington, D.C., neighbors complained that Edwin Gray's cigarette smoke came through a hole in the row house basement, according to WJLA TV. The precedent-setting court order is temporary.

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D.C. Court Orders Row House Resident Not To Smoke

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 5:32am

In Washington, D.C., neighbors complained that Edwin Gray's cigarette smoke came through a hole in the row house basement, according to WJLA TV. The precedent-setting court order is temporary.

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Correction To Monday's Story On Banned Snakes

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 4:02am

Regarding new U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service rules, we said there's a ban on the sale of the reticulated python and 3 other snake species. The rules ban importation and interstate sales and transport.

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Chad, Niger Send Troops To Fight Extremists In Nigeria

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 4:02am

Chad and Niger launched an offensive against extremist fighters in Nigeria. Renee Montagne talks to Comfort Ero, the African program director for the International Crisis Group, about the offensive.

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Correction To Monday's Story On Banned Snakes

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 4:02am

Regarding new U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service rules, we said there's a ban on the sale of the reticulated python and 3 other snake species. The rules ban importation and interstate sales and transport.

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Critics Take Aim At Port Of Seattle's Lease With Shell Oil

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 4:02am

The Port of Seattle has leased space to Shell Oil to dock ships and store arctic drilling rigs in the off season. City officials and environmentalists are questioning that decision and want Shell out.

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In Retrospect, Clinton Says She Should Have Used Separate Emails

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 4:02am

Ex-Secretary of State Clinton, who has been under fire for her use of a personal email address while in office, has turned over 55,000 pages of her official correspondence to the State Department.

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9 Iraqi Interpreters Sue U.S. Government Over Visa Delays

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 4:02am

Thousands of Iraqis and Afghans have been resettled in the U.S. through a special visa program, but hundreds of cases are on hold.

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African Nations Join Coalition To Fight Boko Haram

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 4:02am

Chad, Niger and others began an offensive against extremist fighters in Nigeria. Renee Montagne talks to Comfort Ero, African program director for the International Crisis Group, about the offensive.

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Critics Take Aim At Port Of Seattle's Lease With Shell Oil

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 4:02am

The Port of Seattle has leased space to Shell Oil to dock ships and store Arctic drilling rigs in the off season. City officials and environmentalists question that decision and want Shell out.

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Caddies File $50 Million Class-Action Lawsuit Against PGA Tour

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 4:02am

More than 100 caddies filed legal action against the Professional Golfers Association for $50 million in advertising revenue. Renee Montagne talks to Rex Hoggard, a senior writer at the Golf Channel.

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Fla. Gov. Scott Denies 'Climate Change' Is A Banned Term

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 4:02am

Independent scientists in Florida are backing claims by former state employees that Gov. Rick Scott's administration has a policy of discouraging use of the phrase "climate change."

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3 French Athletes Die In Helicopter Crash While Filming Reality TV Show

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 4:02am

France is mourning the loss of three athletes in a TV reality show — the second deadly incident in as many years. Many are left wondering if such shows go too far in their effort to boost ratings.

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In Retrospect, Clinton Says She Should Have Used Separate Emails

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 4:02am

Ex-Secretary of State Clinton, who has been under fire for her use of a personal email address while in office, has turned over 55,000 pages of her official correspondence to the State Department.

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Defense Looks For Ways To Make Admitted Boston Bomber More Sympathetic

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 4:02am

Prosecutors showed jurors a confession that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev wrote on the inside of the boat where he hid from police. The defense disputed claims that tweets showed he was a violent radical.

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9 Iraqi Interpreters Sue U.S. Government Over Visa Delays

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 4:02am

Thousands of Iraqis and Afghans have been resettled in the U.S. through a special visa program, but hundreds of cases are on hold.

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