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Valeant, Ackman Make $45.6B Allergan Bid

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 7:53am

Valeant, Ackman make $45.6B Allergan bid

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Cries Of Anguish As SKorea Ferry Toll Tops 100

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 7:53am

Cries of anguish as SKorea ferry toll tops 100

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More Art, Less Tequila In Tijuana On Spring Break

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 7:49am

Spring break in Tijuana is not the tequila-soaked experience of yesteryear. And it is no longer a favorite of college students. Instead, it is about sampling local craft beers and viewing street art.

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Streaming TV Case Before Supreme Court On Tuesday

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 7:43am

Streaming TV case before Supreme Court on Tuesday

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Harley-Davidson 1Q Earnings Up 18.7 Percent

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 7:23am

Harley-Davidson 1Q earnings up 18.7 percent

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Syrian Rebels Make Last Stand For Homs

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 7:23am

Syrian rebels make last stand for Homs

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Top Stories: Korean Ferry Sinking; How That Stowaway Survived

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 7:18am

Also: Vice President Biden brings financial aid to Ukraine; Everest Sherpas consider a work stoppage; and Manchester United fires its manager after one of its worst ever seasons.

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Book News: Ex-Supreme Court Justice Wants 6 Changes To Constitution

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 7:13am

Also: The battle over the word "literally," Claudia Rankine won the $50,000 Jackson Poetry Prize.

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As Korean Ferry Sank, Some Crew Members Fought To Save Lives

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 7:12am

Though the captain and some of the officers have been called cowards or worse, passengers say other crew members acted heroically. At least seven crew members died.

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NBC Adding Weir, Lipinski To Derby

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 6:33am

NBC adding Weir, Lipinski to Derby

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Comcast 1Q Earns Surge On Upbeat NBC Results

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 6:33am

Comcast 1Q earns surge on upbeat NBC results

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Feds Say Powdered Alcohol Not Ready Yet

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 6:33am

We reported Monday on plans to sell Palcohol, mixed drinks to which you just add water. Federal regulators say they were wrong to say Palcohol was ready for market. The label was approved in error.

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Wheel Well Stowaway Was 'Runaway Kid With A Bad Idea'

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 6:10am

The California teen "ran for the nearest plane," according to the FBI. He ended up riding for 5 1/2 hours to Hawaii, and luckily survived the thin air and freezing temperatures.

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Introducing A Divorce Rate For Birds, And Guess Which Bird Never, Ever Divorces?

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 6:10am

A pair of swans suggests Love Eternal. You often see them in twos, gliding together. But they're not Nature's Coupliest Birds. Which is?

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British Anti-EU Party Focuses On Immigrant Threat

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 6:03am

British anti-EU party focuses on immigrant threat

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'Chameleon Club' Takes On Too Many Colors

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 6:03am

Francine Prose's new Lovers at the Chameleon Club, Paris 1932 concerns itself with the malleability of truth — but stumbles with characters who are flamboyantly quirky, rather than truly engaging.

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Exclusive First Read: Colson Whitehead's 'The Noble Hustle'

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 6:01am

Colson Whitehead's account of his anhedonic adventures at the World Series of Poker is tough and tasty — like a good piece of beef jerky.

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No JPII Fever In Poland As Canonization Nears

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 5:53am

No JPII fever in Poland as canonization nears

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Startup Fights TV Networks In Copyright Case Before Supreme Court

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 5:51am

Aereo offers consumers in 11 cities a cheap way to watch local stations that deliver network TV shows. The networks contend Aereo uses a gimmick to thwart the economic vitality of their business.

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Courthouse Violence Unpredictable Despite Security

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 5:33am

Courthouse violence unpredictable despite security

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