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Bradley Cooper Coming To Broadway This Fall

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 5:12pm

Bradley Cooper coming to Broadway this fall

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Hagel Ordering Full Review Of Nuclear Force

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 5:07pm

Hagel ordering full review of nuclear force

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Raised In The U.S. And Coming Out To Immigrant Parents

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 3:34pm

Latin American immigrants have different attitudes towards homosexuality than do their U.S.-born children according to a poll conducted by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard School of Public Health.

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Starbucks Reports Higher Profit But Growth Slows

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 3:32pm

Starbucks reports higher profit but growth slows

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Lucius on World Cafe

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 3:32pm

A five-piece band from Brooklyn, Lucius is led by two singers, Jess Wolfe and Holly Laessig, who met at Berklee College of Music in Boston. They crafted their unique vocal sound over the decade they've worked together, and now even dress alike.

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Microsoft 2Q Tops Views; Xbox, Surface Sales Help

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 3:30pm

Microsoft 2Q tops views; Xbox, Surface sales help

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Notable Macs Over The Years, From 1984 To The Pro

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 3:29pm

Notable Macs over the years, from 1984 to the Pro

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Retailers Can Wait To Tell You Your Card Data's Been Compromised

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 3:27pm

The data breaches at Target and Neiman Marcus raised questions over how quickly companies are required to disclose that customer information was hacked. The rules around when a retailer is required to tell you that your data got into the hands of fraudsters vary state-by-state.

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Jets' Smith Receives Apology From Airline

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 3:26pm

Jets' Smith receives apology from airline

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Indian Village Elders Accused Of Ordering Gang Rape

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 3:22pm

A series of horrific cases have focused international attention on gang rapes in India. The latest case has a particularly sinister twist because it was allegedly punishment for a girl involved with a man from another community.

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Browns Hire Mike Pettine As Coach

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 3:21pm

Browns hire Mike Pettine as coach

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Patrick Cornelius On JazzSet

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 3:21pm

Inspired by A.A. Milne's 1924 book of poetry, When We Were Very Young, Cornelius presents a composition commissioned by Chamber Music America. It features Bill Evans-like voicings and Ellingtonian ideas.

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Priorities Super PAC Lines Up For Clinton Run

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 3:14pm

Priorities super PAC lines up for Clinton run

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Texas Issues Tough Rules For Insurance Navigators

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 3:14pm

The insurance commissioner in Texas has toughened regulations covering the workers helping people sign up for health coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Texas officials say the regulations are needed to protect consumer privacy. Supporters of the health law say they're an attempt to thwart Obamacare.

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What Sami Discovered On The Way To Becoming A Man Of Color

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 3:14pm

Sami Younes, a 26-year-old man of Arab and Latino descent, was once a young woman named Miriam. In this photo essay, Erica Yoon explores how Sami's transition affected his experience of the world.

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US Stocks Slide On Worries Over Earnings, China

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 3:13pm

US stocks slide on worries over earnings, China

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Va. Gay Marriage Opponents Criticize Attorney General's Reversal

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 1:20pm

Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring announced that his office will not defend the state's ban on gay marriage. Steve Inskeep speaks with Victoria Cobb of The Family Foundation about her group's opposition to the move.

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Golden Or Not? Tell Us What You Think Of New U.S. Olympic Uniforms

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 1:20pm

The Ralph Lauren-designed uniform to be worn by U.S. athletes during next week's opening ceremony at Sochi has been described as "hideously ugly."

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Despite Hostility To Gays, Kenya's Best-Known Writer Comes Out

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 1:19pm

Binyavanga Wainaina, one of Africa's most prominent literary figures, announced in an online essay that he is gay. He says that the recent anti-gay legislation in Uganda and Nigeria influenced his decision to speak out now.

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Nissan Settles With Gov't Over Deceptive Pickup Ad

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 1:10pm

Nissan settles with gov't over deceptive pickup ad

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