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Corvette-Eating Sinkhole Will Be Filled In, Museum Says

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 12:44pm

When a gaping hole opened up under a clutch of classic cars at the National Corvette Museum in Kentucky, the disaster became a favorite exhibit. But the museum's board has decided to fix it, anyway.

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For Their Own Good? New Curfew Sends Baltimore Kids Home Early

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 12:33pm

Proponents of the city's updated curfew, requiring all kids under 14 to be home by 9 p.m., say it keeps children safe. Critics believe the strict curfew promotes negative interactions with police.

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Gaza's Shattered Airport, Once A Symbol Of Sovereignty

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 11:46am

The sad spectacle of Gaza's bombed-out airport doesn't deter Palestinians from hoping to someday have another airport of their own.

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Oklahoma Joe's Restaurant Comes Home

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 11:19am

Oklahoma Joe's, in Kansas City, is changing its name after 17 years in business. It's time to claim the name of the city they are famous for.

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Native American Artists Reclaim Images That Represent Them

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 10:47am

While debates over the use of Native American imagery and heritage roil on, Native creators and entrepreneurs are asserting control over their own visual narratives.

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Rebels Reportedly Seize Part Of U.S. Embassy Compound In Tripoli

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 10:39am

A YouTube video shows a large group of men occupying a building that the U.S. ambassador to Libya says appears to be the embassy's residential annex.

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Hong Kong Activists Protest China's Control Of Leadership Vote

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 10:04am

People in the former British colony are angered that a vote for the territory's next chief executive will be from a list of candidates hand-pickled by Beijing.

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Putin Calls For Talks To Consider Statehood For Southeastern Ukraine

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 9:06am

The Russian leader said "substantive, meaningful talks" were needed to decide the outcome in the region, while a spokesman clarified that the region should remain part of Ukraine.

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How 'Sassy' Came To Mean Something Both Sweet And Sour

Sun, 08/31/2014 - 9:05am

Since the new Lifetime show Girlfriend Intervention has resurrected the tired old cliche of the "sassy black woman," one black woman decided "sassy" needed some scrutiny.

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