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Despite U.N. Call For Cease-Fire, Strikes Continue On Damascus Suburb

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 11:46am

Eastern Ghouta, a rebel-held area home to more than 350,000 people, has suffered a barrage of attacks for days, and civilian deaths are continuing. Now Russia is calling for a "humanitarian corridor."

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California Museum An Ode To The Olfactory

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 11:45am

A lot of places in Berkeley, California, are "fragrance-free." So it's ironic that the city is also home to the only museum in the U.S. dedicated entirely to smells.

Protests Across Italy Ahead Of Elections

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 11:40am

Rival protesters took to the streets in Italy over the weekend ahead of contentious national elections in less than a week.

Automakers Say Trump's Anti-NAFTA Push Could Upend Their Industry

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 11:33am

As the administration seeks to redo the North American Free Trade Agreement, the industry is watching the talks closely. Automakers say changes could drive up costs, making them less competitive.

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FACT CHECK: Read The Democratic Memo From The House Intel Committee

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 11:26am

Ranking committee member Adam Schiff, D-Calif., on Saturday released a partially redacted document in response to an earlier memo from Republicans on the panel.

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Jen Cloher On World Cafe

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 11:24am

On the heels of a successful U.S. tour, the Australian rocker performs songs from her self-titled album live in the studio.

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With Hundreds Of Students, School Counselors Just Try To 'Stay Afloat'

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 11:00am

School counselors work with students on mental health each day — but with support, they say, they could do more.

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Supreme Court Won't Review DACA Case

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 9:36am

The Supreme Court on Monday declined to take up a key case dealing with the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. The court said that the Court of Appeals should hear the case first.

Songs We Love: Natalie Prass, 'Short Court Style'

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 8:56am

Prass sheds Disney princess comparisons and instead gloves up to pole-vault with her first single off The Future and The Past.

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Supreme Court Declines To Take DACA Case, Leaving It In Place For Now

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 8:52am

The court said the government's appeal on the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program should be heard by a court of appeals first. Trump had wanted to end the program by March 5.

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West Virginia Schools Closed As Teacher Walkout Enters Day 3

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 8:33am

Teacher unions are calling for salary increases and a health care fix, but it's unclear when their demands will be satisfied well enough to send them back to the classroom.

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Weinstein Company Will File For Bankruptcy After Sale Talks Collapse

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 7:51am

New York's attorney general filed a civil rights lawsuit against the company two weeks ago, which may have scuttled the deal. Bankruptcy may also hinder plans for a victim compensation fund.

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How A Skeptical Rancher, Aided By An Outdoors Brand, Turned Climate Friendly

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 7:00am

It took a bit of arm-twisting to get on board because of previous encounters with environmentalists. But now, partnered with The North Face, the ranch sustainably produces wool for outdoor clothing.

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Top Stories: Potential For North Korea Talks; Memorable Olympic Moments

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 6:49am

Also: Congressional Democrats release their memo on the Russia investigation; deadly weather across the U.S. kills five people; and the Global Seed Vault in Norway now holds 1 million seed varieties.

Fla. Gov. Orders Investigation Into Police Response To School Shooting

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 6:40am

Many state lawmakers want Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel suspended. He revealed an armed deputy didn't go inside the school during the shooting, and there was a log of calls about the suspect.




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