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U.S.-Russia Relations Stay Tense Despite Efforts To Patch Things Up

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 4:01am

U.S. and Russian experts met recently on neutral territory, on an island in Finland, to come up with ways to resolve their countries' dispute over Ukraine.

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Supermarket Chain Workers Get Their Beloved CEO Back

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 4:01am

Arthur T. Demoulas has regained control of the company in a deal worth $1.5 billion. The move ends a battle between rival factions of the family that left store shelves bare and stakeholders angry.

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Court Rules For FedEx Drivers In Suit Over Job Classification

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 4:01am

A federal appeals court in Oregon ruled FedEx Ground misclassified more than 2,000 drivers in California as independent contractors. There could be back claims for unpaid wages and benefits.

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Rep. Ryan Cautions Obama Not To Issue Immigration Executive Order

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 4:01am

Steve Inskeep talks to House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan about the prospects for an immigration bill. On Friday, Morning Edition will talk to Ryan about his ideas for fighting poverty.

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Former Border Protection Insider Alleges Corruption, Distortion In Agency

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 2:47am

James Tomsheck was pushed out of his job as internal affairs chief for Customs and Border Protection in June. He warns the agency has become a paramilitary organization with little accountability.

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An Icy Solution To The Mystery Of The Slithering Stones

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 2:46am

In the moonscape of Death Valley, one mystery stands out: boulders that seem to creep along the desert floor when nobody's looking. Thanks to video and GPS, scientists now think they know why.

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Raising A Birthday Glass To Comics King Jack Kirby

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 2:44am

This Thursday is comics legend Jack Kirby's birthday; the creator of Captain America would have been 97. Comics stores and creators all over the country are hosting celebrations in his honor.

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FBI Investigates Cyberattacks Against Financial Institutions

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 1:46am

The FBI said Wednesday it's working with the Secret Service to determine the scope of recently reported cyberattacks against several U.S. financial institutions.

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'Cops' TV Crew Member Killed By Omaha Police Bullet

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 1:27am

During an armed robbery at a Wendy's restaurant in Omaha, Neb., the audio supervisor for the TV show was struck by "friendly fire" from one of the officers. The robbery suspect was also killed.

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Deal Reached To Sell Market Basket Chain To Ex-CEO

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 11:23pm

The New England supermarket chain that has been in turmoil for weeks over a workers' revolt and customer boycott announced that former CEO Arthur T. Demoulas will buy a majority stake in the business.

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