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Around the Nation
5:35 am
Fri April 17, 2015

Minn. Town Outraged After Double Dots Over Its Letter 'O' Are Dropped

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Politics
4:51 am
Fri April 17, 2015

Senator's 'Let It Go' Ringtone Disrupts Committee Hearing

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3:15 am
Fri April 17, 2015

Golden State's Stephen Curry Perfects 3-Pointers

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3:15 am
Fri April 17, 2015

Awkward At Times But 'Child 44' Can Hold Audiences' Attention

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3:15 am
Fri April 17, 2015

Demand Increases For Vinyl Records

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I'm David Greene, wishing you a happy Record Store Day.

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BOB SEGER: (Singing) Just take those old records off the shelf.

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Around the Nation
5:29 am
Thu April 16, 2015

Company Offers $70,000 A Year Minimum Wage

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Europe
5:29 am
Thu April 16, 2015

Ex-ABBA Member Capitalizes On 'Mamma Mia!' Franchise

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Race
4:04 am
Thu April 16, 2015

Art From Japanese-American Internment Camps Saved From Auction Block

This watercolor scene at a mess hall in Wyoming's Heart Mountain internment camp was painted by Estelle Peck Ishigo, a white woman who voluntarily followed her Japanese-American husband into internment camps.
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A collection of art and others artifacts related to the Japanese-American internment camps of World War II will not be sold to the highest bidder.

A New Jersey auction house was set to sell more than 400 items on Friday. But Rago Arts and Auction Center decided to withdraw the items on Wednesday after protests from descendants of internees who were wrongfully imprisoned by the U.S. government during the war.

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3:42 am
Thu April 16, 2015

Desalination Plants: Drought Cure Or Growth Enabler?

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3:06 am
Thu April 16, 2015

Students' Work Ethic Affected By Peer Groups, Desire To Be Popular

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3:06 am
Thu April 16, 2015

Critics Oppose Making Holy Bible Tennessee's Official Book

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The state of Tennessee has a long list of official symbols.

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They include the Tennessee Walking Horse.

INSKEEP: The Tennessee cave salamander.

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Afghanistan
3:06 am
Thu April 16, 2015

Kabul Appears To Be More Tense Since U.S. Troop Drawdown

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Europe
6:21 am
Wed April 15, 2015

European Union Accuses Google Of Abusing Its Market Dominance

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Around the Nation
5:22 am
Wed April 15, 2015

S.C. Teen's Promprosal Required An Airplane

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Around the Nation
5:00 am
Wed April 15, 2015

Minn. Senators Still May Not Make Eye Contact During Floor Debates

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3:10 am
Wed April 15, 2015

Clinton Tours Iowa; Begins Outlining 4 Pillars Of Her Campaign

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3:10 am
Wed April 15, 2015

Educators Sentenced To Jail In Atlanta Cheating Scandal

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3:10 am
Wed April 15, 2015

Updated Driving Advice: A Better Way To Grip The Steering

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World
5:07 am
Tue April 14, 2015

Ukulele Orchestra Tries To Break Record

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5:07 am
Tue April 14, 2015

Driver Safety Tip: Don't Smoke Around Gunpowder

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3:01 am
Tue April 14, 2015

Iran To Try 'Washington Post' Journalist With Economic Spying

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3:01 am
Tue April 14, 2015

IRS Budget Cuts Make For Nightmarish Filing Season

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3:01 am
Tue April 14, 2015

Blackwater Case Raised Many New Legal Issues

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Around the Nation
5:18 am
Mon April 13, 2015

Waiting Reporters Receive Pizzas From Hillary Clinton Team

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5:18 am
Mon April 13, 2015

Police In Rural Washington State Find Stolen Cabin

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2:56 am
Mon April 13, 2015

Right-Wing Comics, Young Libertarian Keep Protests Going In Brazil

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2:56 am
Mon April 13, 2015

21-Year-Old Jordan Spieth Wins Masters Golf Tournament

Last year's champion, Bubba Watson, helps Jordan Spieth put on the iconic green jacket Sunday at the 79th Masters Golf Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club.
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Originally published on Mon April 13, 2015 10:02 am

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2:56 am
Mon April 13, 2015

SuperPACS Are Back And They Are More Powerful Than Ever

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Asia
5:21 am
Fri April 10, 2015

TV Channel In China Fails With Good News

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Europe
5:21 am
Fri April 10, 2015

German Student Tries To Use FOI Law To His Advantage

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