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World-Famous Free Diver Disappears In Practice Plunge

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 12:12pm

Natalia Molchanova was one of the top divers of all time, breaking records and plunging hundreds of feet on a single breath.

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HIV Prevention Pill Remains A Tough Sell Among Gay Latinos

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 12:09pm

Lack of knowledge about the drug, as well as stigma attached to sleeping with men or perceived promiscuity, are major barriers for PrEP treatment. Many also have concerns about costs and side effects.

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Sen. Kaine: Iran Deal A 'Dramatic Improvement Over The Status Quo'

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 12:06pm

Critics say the deal will give Iran billions of dollars in sanction relief and allow it to maintain an advanced nuclear program.

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Under Pressure, Google Promises To Update Android Security Regularly

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 12:00pm

Google recently came under sharp criticism after researchers found a major flaw in Android would let hackers take over smartphones. Now it's launching a new system to protect phones regularly.

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The Giant Catfish Of Virginia

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 11:52am

Blue catfish were introduced to local waterways decades ago for sport, but are now considered an invasive species.

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2 Women At The Top Of Their Game

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 11:33am

UFC fighter Ronda Rousey is dominating her sport, and Elena Delle Donne is leading her WNBA team toward the playoffs.

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Feminists Battle Over Vocal Fry

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 11:20am

The Kardashians aren't the only ones known for the gravelly vocal effect. It's prevalent among young women nationwide.

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Student Debt Becomes A Campaign Issue

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 11:12am

A young couple in New Hampshire with over $150,000 of debt hopes that college will be more affordable for future generations.

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California Wildfires Stretching Resources

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 11:06am

More than 20 major fires are burning around the drought-stricken state, forcing some 13,000 people from their homes.

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Windhand, 'Crypt Key'

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 11:01am

The video for this creeping doom-metal waltz layers an array of cult images on top of each other.

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5 Things We Learned From ShondaLand

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 10:46am

We know that Shonda Rhimes doesn't want to talk about her legacy, that Olivia Pope is a questionable role model, and a few other things about Thursday nights on ABC.

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Obama Calls Iran Deal 'Most Consequential Foreign Policy Debate' Since Iraq Vote

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 10:20am

In a speech today at American University, the president will try to convince the public that the nuclear deal is the best way to handle Iran.

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'Two Across' Spells Out A Charming Love Story In Crosswords

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 9:21am

Jeff Bartsch's new novel is about a brainy couple who, after meeting at a 1960s spelling bee, conduct their troubled love affair through secret clues in the crosswords they compose for newspapers.

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SEC To Vote On Requiring Companies To Disclose CEO Pay Ratio

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 8:58am

More than 280,000 public comments in favor of the proposed pay ratio rule have been submitted to the SEC since the rule was formally proposed in 2013.

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First Watch: CALLmeKAT, 'Hidden Waters'

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 8:03am

The streets of Copenhagen turn into a '70s-flavored dance party in the Danish indie-pop singer's first single since 2012.

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Luluc, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2015

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 7:03am

An Australian duo spending time in Brooklyn makes quiet, intimate, yearning music. Hear a set including songs from their breakout album, Passerby.

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Pope Francis Urges Church To Embrace Those Who Divorce And Remarry

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 7:03am

The headline on the Vatican's official news site makes the point clearly: "Pope: divorced and remarried people not excommunicated."

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Two Trains Derail In India, Killing At Least 24; Floodwaters Blamed

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 6:10am

More than 300 people survived, according to local media reports. Just minutes before the crashes, another train had passed safely over the same area.

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Six Friends, A Pile of Cash And A Game With Deadly Consequences

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 6:03am

Black Chalk hinges on a plot twist that we won't give away. But we will say it's the summer thriller we've been waiting for: about a teenage game that turns dangerous as its players become adults.

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