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Fuhgeddaboudit: New York Accent On Its Way Out, Linguists Say

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 5:05pm

New York City is home to more than 700 languages, including distinct "New Yorker" accents. A new exhibit examines how changes in the city's population are contributing to their decline.

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Economists Say Millennials Should Consider Careers In Trades

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 4:47pm

Many economists say a big missing piece of the economic puzzle are apprenticeships that give high school graduates access to good-paying, higher skilled jobs in the trades.

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How Unboiled Eggs Could Help Fight Food Waste

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 4:40pm

No yolk: Researchers have discovered how to unboil egg whites. The chemical technique could help the food industry and others utilize more enzymes for cheese or beer with less waste.

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'Adventures Of Beekle' Wins Caldecott; Newbery Goes To 'The Crossover'

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 4:19pm

The American Library Association awarded its top medals to Dan Santat's tale of an imaginary friend on a mission and Kwame Alexander's story of basketball-playing twins.

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Super Bowl XLIX Was Most Watched Show In TV History

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 4:08pm

According to ratings released by Nielsen, 114.4 million Americans tuned in to watch the Patriots beat the Seahawks. It surpassed the 2014 Super Bowl by 2 million viewers.

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For Some Schools, Learning Doesn't Stop On Snow Days

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 4:01pm

Even when the weather turns nasty, students in Delphi, Ind., are expected to log on to their classes from home. The results have been mixed; participation rates seem to drop the longer school is out.

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Detroit Man Commutes 21 Miles A Day On Foot

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 3:56pm

James Robertson began walking to and from work a decade ago after his car broke down. His plight has led to an outpouring of help from people across the U.S.

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Lack Of Patients Hampers Ebola Drug And Vaccine Testing

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 3:45pm

Scientists launched a large trial Monday to test two vaccines. But testing Ebola drugs in West Africa is proving more difficult than expected because the disease is disappearing rapidly.

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Jeffrey Hollender, Co-Founder Of Seventh Generation

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 3:44pm

Host Jessica Harris talks with Jeffrey Hollender, co-founder of Seventh Generation, a green sanitary products company. Harris also talks with the founders of SoulCycle.

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WATCH: Groundhog In Wisconsin Bites Mayor's Ear

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 3:44pm

Perhaps because of the bite, the mayor of Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, also apparently got the little critter's prognostication all wrong. Winter will end early this year, he said. So, we'll take it.

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