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Israel Halts Peace Talks After Palestinian Deal

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Obama Plays Soccer With Japanese Robot

President Obama visited the Miraikan science museum in Tokyo, Japan, on Thursday where he played some soccer with Honda's robot named Asimo (Advanced Step in Innovative Mobility), NBC News reported. The president briefly conversed with Asimo, bowed politely and then watched as the robot gave a soccer ball a good kick. "I have to say that the robots were a little scary, they were too lifelike," he said afterwards. "They were amazing." Read »
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GOP Scrambles to Condemn Rancher's Race Remarks

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Caroline Kennedy Stands by Dolphin-Hunt Tweet

Caroline Kennedy, the new U.S. ambassador to Japan, defended a controversial tweet about Japan's annual dolphin hunt that she posted shortly after being sworn in. Kennedy told NBC News Thursday she had no regrets speaking out about the “inhumaneness“ of the dolphin hunt, considered a national tradition. Japanese officials called her comments hypocritical because of American consumption of beef, poultry and lamb. Read »
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Ferry Divers Find Pair Bound by Life Jackets

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Jeb Bush: I’m "Thinking About Running" for President

Jeb Bush, the former Republican governor of Florida, has given his clearest indication yet that he’s considering a White House run in 2016. He told a private fundraising lunch on Wednesday, "I am thinking of running for president." Bush, the son of one president and younger brother of another, is often at odds with GOP's base. He's endorsed the Obama administration's Common Core curriculum and he's passionate about the human side of immigration overhaul. Read »
5 hours ago

Hundreds of Bacteria Found on Paper Money: Study

A recent study found that paper money is covered in hundreds of different types of bacteria. Researchers at New York University’s Dirty Money Project found species linked to food poisoning, gastric ulcers, staph infections and pneumonia living on paper money. Read »
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GM Profit Drops 86 Percent on Recall Costs

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3 Americans Killed at Children's Hospital in Kabul

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More Than 7 Percent of Kids on Behavioral Meds

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FDA Proposes First Regulations for E-Cigarettes

Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014 at 9:21 PM

Oklahoma Supreme Court Allows Executions to Proceed

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Obama: More U.S. Sanctions Are "Teed Up" Against Russia

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FCC Proposal Could Be End of "Net Neutrality": Report

Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014 at 8:32 PM

Climate Change Could Make Everest Ascents Even Riskier

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