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Berlusconi Hopes Social Media Will Aid In His Political Comeback

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 4:03am

Italy holds regional elections on Sunday. Trying to make a comeback is scandal-plagued former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi. This time around, he has discovered social media as a campaign tool.

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Canada Cuts Down On Red Tape. Could It Work In The U.S.?

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 4:03am

Canada says it's the first country with a law that eliminates one regulation for every new measure that's adopted. The One-for-One Rule is designed to ease the burden on businesses.

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Oklahoma Lawmakers Pass Measure Preventing Local Fracking Bans

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 4:03am

Oklahoma's governor is deciding whether to sign a bill that prevents communities from banning fracking and other oil and gas activity. Lawmakers were spooked by a voter-approved fracking ban in Texas.

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'Desired Effect' Reveals How Important Family Is To Rocker Brandon Flowers

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 4:03am

Brandon Flowers is the frontman for the band the Killers, and he makes his own music in between albums his group puts out. David Greene talks to Flowers about his new solo album: "The Desired Effect."

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How Partitioned Grocery Carts Can Help Shoppers Buy Healthier Foods

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 4:03am

Eating healthy is easier said than done. Same with buying healthy food. Research finds that putting in partitions in grocery carts can increase the likelihood shoppers buy healthy fruits and veggies.

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Former Texas Gov. Perry Prepares To Announce Presidential Bid

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 4:03am

Haunted by memories of his debate debacle four years ago, Rick Perry says he's healthier and better prepared this time. Last week, the Republican was in Iowa drumming up support for another campaign.

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A Special Focus On Caring For Vets At The End Of Their Lives

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 2:25am

Caring for the nation's veterans when they are dying can be a complex task, but the Army and the VA are working to help them.

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Do Touch The Artwork At Prado's Exhibit For The Blind

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 2:24am

The renowned Spanish museum has made 3-D copies of some of its most iconic works to allow blind people to feel them.

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Property Owners Throw Cold Water On N.J. Shore Protective Dunes Plan

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 2:23am

State officials have met with stiff resistance from property owners worried about losing their ocean views or claim to their beachfront land.

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With Live Video Apps Like Periscope, Life Becomes Even Less Private

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 2:22am

Video cameras are everywhere — from those in smartphones to security cams. And just when you thought it couldn't get harder to hide, live-streaming video apps are raising new questions about privacy.

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Fake Killer Whale To Ward Off Sea Lions

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 6:11am

Terry Buzzard built a life-size orca to promote his whale-watching cruise business. Buzzard told KING-TV that the mock orca will be put to use scaring off sea lions on the docks of a port in Oregon.

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Italian Bakery Confuses Birthday Cake Order

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 6:01am

A girl in Italy was celebrating her 9th birthday, and she wanted a My Little Pony cake. Instead, she got a Little Tony cake. The Elvis doppelganger was semi famous in 1960's Britain.

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Spain's Ruling Conservatives Suffer Local Election Losses

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 4:03am

Spain's ruling conservatives suffered losses in local elections on Sunday. Among the new winners were members of a left-wing grassroots party that grew out of Spain's Occupy Movement.

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Anne Meara, Half Of Husband-Wife Comedy Team, Dies At 85

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 4:03am

Anne Meara died Saturday in New York. She had a long varied career in show business and was one half of the 1960s comedy duo Stiller and Meara. She was marred to Jerry Stiller. Her son is Ben Stiller.

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From 'Occupying' A Spanish Bank To City Hall: Barcelona's New Mayor

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 4:03am

The status quo took a hit in Spanish elections over the weekend. A major upset came in Barcelona with a win by Ada Colau, a prominent activist who fought evictions during Spain's economic crisis.

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Ann Meara, Half Of Husband-Wife Comedy Team, Dies At 85

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 4:03am

Ann Meara died Saturday in New York. She had a long varied career in show business and was one half of the 1960's comedy duo, Stiller and Meara.

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With Limited U.S. Troops, Afghan Forces Take The Brunt In Fight Against Taliban

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 4:03am

Renee Montagne talks with U.S. Army General John Campbell, about how Afghan forces are faring against the Taliban now that they are fighting combat missions on their own.

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Trial In Iran Nears For 'Washington Post' Reporter Jason Rezaian

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 4:03am

Jason Rezaian has been imprisoned in Tehran for nearly 10 months by the Iranian government. He is accused of vaguely-defined espionage charges.

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Malaysian Police Discover 139 Graves; May Contain Migrants' Remains

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 4:03am

Malaysian authorities discovered mass graves in several abandoned camps used by human traffickers on the border with Thailand, where Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar were believed to have been held.

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Obama Administration Forced To Defend Its Strategy Against ISIS In Iraq

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 4:03am

On this Memorial Day, the Obama administration finds itself defending its foreign policy strategy in Iraq where the self-proclaimed Islamic State has captured the city of Ramadi.

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