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First Watch: Liima, 'Amerika'

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 10:52am

America, in a new video from the Danish electro-pop band Liima, is anything but the promised land.

Meet The Repo Man For Global Health: Skim Off A Grant, He'll Make You Pay

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 10:50am

When he isn't fixing up vintage cars, Cees Klumper goes after officials who misuse money meant to fight AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria.

How 401(k) Withdrawals Can Complicate Health Plan Subsidies

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 10:32am

When someone taps into pretax retirement savings, the IRS considers it income. An unexpected withdrawal can change a person's subsidy for health premiums.

Anti-Everything: The Culture Of Resistance Behind Rihanna's Latest Album

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 10:29am

The Barbadian pop star's album Anti includes so many musical styles that it's been tagged "adrift" or "confusing." But there's method — and plenty of Caribbean history — behind the madness.

5 Things To Know About President Obama's Budget

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 10:25am

This is Obama's last chance to give Congress his full policy wish list in budget form.

Jeb Bush Finds His Stride In New Hampshire, But Is It Too Late?

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 9:39am

The former Florida governor finally seems at ease on the campaign trail. Is he peaking at the right time or have months of missteps made it just too much for him to overcome?

Songs We Love: Kevin Morby, 'I Have Been To The Mountain'

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 9:09am

A surging, hard-won roots-rock epic, indebted to the classics and wise beyond its singer's 27 years.

Record $300 Million Net Loss For McDonald's In Japan As Sales Drop

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 8:44am

Hit by several scandals over food safety controls, McDonald's business in Japan has reported its worst annual results since it went public 15 years ago.

What Kids Need From Grown-Ups (But Aren't Getting)

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 8:13am

Author Erika Christakis mounts a spirited defense of a four-letter word that, she says, isn't used nearly enough in early classrooms: P-L-A-Y.

Top Stories: Arrests In Taiwan's Building Collapse; Deadly German Train Crash

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 8:09am

Also: Protesters clash with Hong Kong police; a report alleges Russia and Syria are using cluster bombs against civilians; and a report says there was a record number of shark attacks last year.

4 Things The New Hampshire Primary Will Tell Us

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 8:00am

Did Rubio do serious damage during Saturday's debate? Does Trump need a better ground game? Will Sanders ride a huge win into other states? And how many more Republicans will leave the race?

Badger Aids British Archaeologists

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 7:07am

Relics from the Bronze Age were discovered just north of Stonehenge by a burrowing badger. The bronze saw, copper chisel and an archer's wrist guard date back 4,000 years ago.

Swiss City Concerned Silent Disco Would Be Too Loud

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 7:02am

Participants dance to music playing on headphones, rather than over loudspeakers. According to a Swiss paper, the problem with silent discos is that people just can't resist singing along.

Developers Arrested Over Building That Collapsed In Taiwan's Earthquake

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 6:57am

So far, 39 of the 41 people who died from the quake were residents of the Golden Dragon apartment building in the city of Tainan.

Farm Contractors Balk At Obamacare Requirements

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 6:22am

The federal health law is putting farmers in a tough spot. Many contractors supplying workers have to offer health coverage. Insurance is costly and contractors worry about immigration fallout.

'Morning Star' Brings 'Red Rising' Trilogy To An End ... Eventually

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 6:00am

Pierce Brown finishes his trilogy with a lot of exposition, and a really satisfying bang.

Head-On Train Crash In Germany Kills At Least 9 People

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 5:59am

Rescue and salvage crews are still working at the site of the crash near the town of Bad Aibling, roughly 40 miles southeast of Munich.

These Are The New Hampshire Towns To Watch On Primary Night

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 5:00am

Republicans will be looking at the southern part of the state while Democrats will be fighting it out in college communities and blue collar towns.




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