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UK Treasury Chief To Order More Spending Cuts

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 4:35am

UK Treasury chief to order more spending cuts

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Bulgarians Celebrate Epiphany With An Icy Dip

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 4:27am

Bulgarians celebrate Epiphany with an icy dip

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Nigeria Rescues Hundreds Of Citizens From CAR

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 4:23am

Nigeria rescues hundreds of citizens from CAR

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Hospital Says Ex-PM Sharon's Condition Worsening

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 4:22am

Hospital says ex-PM Sharon's condition worsening

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South Sudan Talks On Hold Over Agenda Disagreement

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 4:15am

South Sudan talks on hold over agenda disagreement

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Voldemort Invoked In China-Japan Feud Over Shrine

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 4:10am

Voldemort invoked in China-Japan feud over shrine

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Florida State Meets Auburn In Final BCS Game

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 4:07am

College football's champion will be decided Monday night at the Rose Bowl. No. 1 Florida State plays No. 2 Auburn in the last Bowl Championship Series game. It will be replaced next year with a playoff.

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Dangerously Cold Weather Felt Across Much Of U.S.

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 4:07am

Historically cold weather is moving through the Midwest. In some areas, forecasters predict the coldest temperatures since 1996.

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Financial Benefits Of A College Degree Accumulate

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 4:07am

It's been said that having more education usually leads to higher pay. A study suggests the advantage continues even into retirement years. That's in part because those with more education tend to stay in the work force longer.

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Will Afghan Polling Data Help Alleviate Election Fraud?

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 4:07am

The U.S. Embassy in Kabul has commissioned a series of polls to see who Afghans favor in the April election. But between security challenges and "social desirability" biases, it can be difficult to impossible to get a clear read of the Afghan people.

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Kerry Leaves Jerusalem Without Much Progress On Peace Deal

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 4:07am

Secretary of State John Kerry is wrapping up his latest trip to the Middle East. He's trying to get Israeli and Palestinian leaders to agree on a "framework" deal.

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'Save To Win' Makes Saving As Much Fun As Gambling

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 4:07am

One of the most common resolutions people make at the start of each year is to save more money. Policy makers and researchers are working hard to help someone who has trouble saving money.

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First Latino Bachelor Debuts On ABC's Hit Show

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 4:07am

Juan Pablo Galavis is the first Latino to star in the hit ABC series, "The Bachelor." American-born and Venezuelan-raised, he's bilingual, bicultural and a dad. ABC has received criticism over the years for excluding people of color when casting the popular reality show. But Galavis has such a fair complexion, some question if he really brings more diversity to a primarily white television line-up?

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Venezuela's Department Of Happiness Criticized

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 4:07am

Venezuela is a nation with leaders known for bellicose rhetoric and quirky decisions. But the latest government office is raising the most eyebrows — the ministry of happiness.

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Politics In The News

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 4:07am

Unemployment insurance is at the top of the list for President Obama as Congress returns to Washington, but the big budget battles still loom.

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Business News

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 4:07am

David Greene has business news.

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Syria Rebel Infighting Spreads To City In East

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 3:14am

Syria rebel infighting spreads to city in east

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Wounded Veterans Work To Put Away Child Predators

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 3:13am

Wounded veterans work to put away child predators

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Some Schools Want To Stop Serving As Voting Sites

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 3:13am

Some schools want to stop serving as voting sites

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Outside Money Can Be Key Factor In 2014 Elections

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 3:12am

Outside money can be key factor in 2014 elections

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