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Stephanopoulos Apologizes For Not Disclosing Donations To Clinton Foundation

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 7:02pm

The ABC News anchor gave the foundation $75,000 over three years. He says he thought the donations were a matter of public record.

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From Scornin' It To Lovin' It: McDonald's Tests Out Kale On Its Menu

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 4:53pm

The green health halo hovering over kale glows brightly, and the company is putting it in breakfast bowls in nine southern California locations. Will it help brighten up the Golden Arches?

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After Baltimore And Ferguson, Major Momentum For Criminal Justice System Reform

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 4:52pm

There's an unusual bipartisan consensus in Washington on the need to overhaul the justice system. But there are competing proposals and, as one advocate says, "expectations are very high."

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#TBT: Presidential Power Over The Years At Camp David

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 4:50pm

On his first trip to the site, Franklin D. Roosevelt reportedly was helped out of his car and explained "This is a Shangri-La!"

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A Baltimore Artist Turns A Liberian School Into A Mural Masterpiece

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 4:34pm

The building was damaged during the Ebola outbreak. How do you welcome kids back? That's the challenge that faced a team of street artists.

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ESPN Documentary Explores Allegations Of Corruption Within FIFA

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 4:24pm

NPR's Melissa Block talks to ESPN's Jeremy Schaap, whose new documentary explores the accusations of corruption surrounding FIFA President Sepp Blatter's rise to power.

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Why Everyone's Talking About Israel's New Justice Minister

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 4:23pm

Ayelet Shaked is a secular Jew who belongs to a religious party closely tied to West Bank settlers. She's faced criticism for controversial statements about Palestinians.

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Calif. Moves Closer To Banning Vaccine 'Personal Belief' Exemptions

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 4:17pm

The bill would require children to be vaccinated against measles and other diseases before entering kindergarten. If it becomes law, it would be among the strictest in the nation.

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Drone-Like Device Puts White House On Lockdown

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 4:14pm

A person flying a small drone-like device too close to the White House was taken into custody. It's another in a line of security instances around the White House.

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The Man Who Keeps Tabs On U.S. Money Spent In Afghanistan

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 4:05pm

John Sopko says the Afghans still do a poor job of managing the billions they get from the U.S. and he's documented the abuses. Still, he supports the ongoing U.S. efforts there.

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Bad Karma In 'Every Secret Thing'

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 4:01pm

A thriller directed by noted documentarian Amy Berg and written by Nicole Holofcener is stacked with plenty of talent, but it can't quite live up to the promise of its twisty-sounding plot.

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A Visceral, Inventive Blockbuster Roars To Life In 'Mad Max: Fury Road'

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 4:01pm

More than 35 years after the release of the original Mad Max, a new chapter emerges, starring Charlize Theron in what Chris Klimek calls a doomsday reinvention like nothing since The Matrix.

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Staying In Tune Isn't So Easy In 'Pitch Perfect 2'

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 4:01pm

Where the original college a cappella comedy felt fresh and unexpected, the overproduced sequel has the greasy fingerprints of commercial expectations all over it.

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Why 'Forbidden Films' Remain Officially Locked Away

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 4:01pm

A new documentary looks at the history of quarantined Nazi propaganda films and considers the consequences of trying to keep them away from the public eye.

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Obama Tries To Calm Arab Fears Over Iran Talks

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 4:01pm

The president met today with leaders from the six member states of the Gulf Cooperation Council. The U.S. plans to announce new military commitments to the countries.

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Tom Brady Appeals 'Deflategate' Suspension

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 3:58pm

The NFL Players Association, which filed the appeal on behalf of the New England Patriots quarterback, is calling for a neutral arbitrator to hear the appeal.

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Why Some Detroit Residents Claim To Live Someplace Else

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 3:56pm

The city has some of the highest auto insurance rates in the U.S. Many residents there drop coverage — or claim they live outside the city limits. The mayor has a plan to cut the cost of insurance.

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Now, Ben Carson Leads In A Republican Poll

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 3:54pm

The retired pediatric neurosurgeon and Tea Party favorite may be having his moment in the crowded Republican 2016 presidential primary.

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Amtrak CEO Pledges To Install Speed Control Technology By End Of Year

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 3:52pm

The CEO of Amtrak pledged Thursday to install automated speed control technology on the Northeast Corridor by the end of the year. An Amtrak train that derailed in Philadelphia was traveling over 100 mph at a curve where the speed limit is 50. But some say simpler solutions — like putting a second engineer at the controls — might be a cheaper way to save lives.

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After Suicides, MIT Works To Relieve Student Pressure

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 3:52pm

In the past year, four students have died by suicide. The school has responded by asking professors to lighten workloads and is launching new suicide prevention efforts.

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