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Many French Jews Choose To Leave France Because Of Anti-Semitism

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 4:04am

Renee Montagne talks to David Remnick, editor-in-chief of The New Yorker, who focuses his pen this week on anti-Semitism in France, and the future of France's Jewish community.

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Author Robert Stone, Known For 'Dog Soldiers,' Dies At 77

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 4:04am

National Book Award-winning author Robert Stone was on the fringes of the utopian counterculture of the 1960s — but he preferred to write about what happened when that dream went sour.

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Auto Industry Challenged By Falling Gas Prices

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 4:04am

The over reliance on sales of pickups and SUVs helped push U.S. automakers into bankruptcy several years ago. Will Detroit be better prepared for when energy prices start climbing again?

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Expired Labor Contracts May Exacerbate Rift Between NYPD, Mayor

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 4:04am

Two large unions have been working without a contract for years. Insiders say stalled negotiations are a big part of the "disrespect" cops say has fueled their recent protests against City Hall.

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Paris Attack Resonates With Israelis As More French Jews Move To Israel

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 4:04am

Some victims of last week's terror attack in Paris are being buried in Israel on Tuesday. Seven thousand French Jews got Israeli citizenship last year.

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French Investigators Search For 6 More Terror Suspects

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 4:04am

Authorities believe the three gunmen may have had more accomplices than first thought. A total of 17 victims and the three gunmen died in three days of bloodshed last week.

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VA Data Show Disparities In Veteran Benefits Spending

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 2:35am

Nationwide veteran benefits data show a huge variation in coverage from state to state, and even within states. In Massachusetts, access to VA services changes dramatically from Boston to Cape Cod.

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'Kings When It's Good:' Oklahoma Braces For Possible Crude Crash

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 2:34am

Big-energy states are hoping the cheap oil is just a blip. In Oklahoma, the head of a catering firm delivering food to oil field workers worries that "$40-a-barrel oil? It's going to shut everything."

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Good News For Bats! Things Are Looking Up For Stemming Disease Spread

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 2:33am

The disease known as white-nose syndrome has killed millions of bats, but scientists are seeing hopeful signs that some bat colonies are recovering.

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