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Germany Votes For First-Ever Minimum Wage, Around $11.50

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 9:25am

By comparison, the U.S. is debating a raise to its minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10 an hour. The new German law includes several exceptions.

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Maine Ear Biter Cleared Of Assault Charges

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 9:23am

Maine ear biter cleared of assault charges

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US Services Sector Expands At Slower Pace In June

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 9:23am

US services sector expands at slower pace in June

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2011 Champion Kvitova Advances To Wimbledon Final

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 9:13am

2011 champion Kvitova advances to Wimbledon final

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US Employers Added Robust 288k Jobs In June

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 9:13am

US employers added robust 288k jobs in June

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War Hero, Olympian Zamperini Dies At 97

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 9:03am

War hero, Olympian Zamperini dies at 97

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Dow Tops 17,000 After Strong Jobs Report

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 9:03am

Dow tops 17,000 after strong jobs report

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The Hits Of Yesterday And Today

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 7:27am

Many of today's biggest radio hits came out months — even years — ago. That extended lifespan can change your relationship with a song, but it's not always a matter of overexposure.

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Mexican Tenor Javier Camarena Marks 10-Year Career

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 7:23am

Mexican tenor Javier Camarena marks 10-year career

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Crude Oil Falls Below $104 As Iraq Risks Recede

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 7:23am

Crude oil falls below $104 as Iraq risks recede

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AP PHOTOS: Finding Summer Solace In New Delhi Park

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 7:23am

AP PHOTOS: Finding summer solace in New Delhi park

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Extremist Group Takes Syria's Key Oil Field

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 7:23am

Extremist group takes Syria's key oil field

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U.S. Monthly Jobs Report For June Set To Come Out

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 7:16am

Last month, the U.S. job market hit a milestone, finally surpassing pre-recession levels.

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German Parliament OKs National Minimum Wage

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 7:03am

German Parliament OKs national minimum wage

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Buddhist-Muslim Violence In Myanmar Leaves 2 Dead

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 7:03am

Buddhist-Muslim violence in Myanmar leaves 2 dead

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KCRW Presents: Fink

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 7:03am

What was once a solo project by Fin Greenall has expanded with the addition of friends Guy Whittaker and Tim Thornton. Watch the group play "Looking Too Closely" live on Morning Becomes Eclectic.

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Game Review: 'Valiant Hearts' A Grim WWI Tribute

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 6:53am

Game review: 'Valiant Hearts' a grim WWI tribute

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'Brutal' UK Prostitution Gang Gets Prison Sentence

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 6:53am

'Brutal' UK prostitution gang gets prison sentence

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Book News: Children's Author Walter Dean Myers Dies At 76

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 6:45am

Also: Colum McCann was hospitalized following an attack at a Connecticut hotel; World Book Night suspends operations.

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