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Sept. 3 2014 10:54 AMRenisha McBride Killer Sentenced to at Least 17 Years in Prison
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Sept. 2 2014 6:23 PMMichael Sam Signs With Dallas Cowboys, Where “Distractions” Aren't a Bad Thing
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Sept. 2 2014 2:33 PMAnother American Contracts Ebola as Human Vaccine Trials Begin
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Sept. 2 2014 12:36 PMSupreme Court Justices Regularly Include Dubious, Unresearched “Facts” in Opinions
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Aug. 29 2014 1:00 PMIowa Politician Pleads Guilty to Illegally Taking Payments From Ron Paul Campaign
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Aug. 29 2014 9:42 AM“I'm Not Your Brother,” Says Officer Tasering Black Minnesota Man in Front of His Kids (Video)
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Aug. 28 2014 4:31 PMNFL Announces Strict Penalties for Domestic Violence Infractions
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Aug. 28 2014 1:37 PMRetired Marine, in Uniform, Becomes Unofficial Elementary School Crossing Guard
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Aug. 28 2014 10:31 AMTsarnaev Sister Charged With Making a Bomb Threat
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Aug. 27 2014 3:54 PMSoldier Who Shot Herself at Fort Lee Was Iraq Vet
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Aug. 27 2014 12:51 PMBeverly Hills Police Confuse Black Man With Bank Robber, Detain Him for Six Hours
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Aug. 27 2014 9:47 AMTime Warner Internet Goes Out Across the Entire Country
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Aug. 26 2014 5:59 PMThe Horror II: The Return of Appalachian StateWhy did Michigan schedule a rematch of the most embarrassing defeat in college football history?
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Aug. 26 2014 11:27 AMExtended Cease-Fire Agreement Reached on Gaza
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Aug. 25 2014 4:08 PMDoes the Times’ Michael Brown Profile Really Demonstrate Racial Bias?
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Sept. 3 2014 10:20 AMSteven Sotloff Held Israeli Citizenship, but ISIS Apparently Didn’t Know About It
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Sept. 2 2014 3:55 PMToday in Openly Unprincipled Washington Influence-Peddling
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Sept. 2 2014 1:31 PMISIS Has Reportedly Killed American Captive Steven Sotloff
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Sept. 2 2014 10:36 AM32 Escape From Juvenile Detention Facility With History of Problems
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Aug. 29 2014 10:45 AMOusted New England Supermarket President Makes Triumphant Return
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Aug. 28 2014 5:05 PMFive Authors of Ebola Paper Published Today Have Died of Ebola
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Aug. 28 2014 3:36 PMPainkiller Overdoses Up Considerably in New York City Since 2000
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Aug. 28 2014 11:46 AMMinnesota Father of Nine Killed Fighting for ISIS in Syria
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Aug. 27 2014 6:30 PMTexas Monthly Profiles a Woman Who Has Seen 278 Executions
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Aug. 27 2014 2:23 PMAl-Qaida-Linked Rebels Helped Seize a Syria-Israel Border Crossing, Which Seems Bad
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Aug. 27 2014 11:36 AMPolice Handler Let Dog Urinate on Michael Brown Memorial the Day He Was Killed
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Aug. 26 2014 6:39 PMAmerican Fighting for ISIS Killed in Syria
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Aug. 26 2014 5:20 PM9-Year-Old Kills Shooting Instructor With Uzi at Tourist Shooting Range Outside Vegas
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Aug. 26 2014 10:06 AMCNN Posts Alleged Audio of Michael Brown Shooting
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Aug. 25 2014 12:36 PMFemale Soldier Shoots Self in Fort Lee Headquarters Building

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Sept. 22 2014 6:30 PM What Does It Mean to Be an American? Ted Cruz and Scott Brown think it’s about ideology. It’s really about culture.
  Business
Moneybox
Sept. 22 2014 5:38 PM Apple Won't Shut Down Beats Music After All (But Will Probably Rename It)
  Life
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Sept. 23 2014 9:01 AM Tristan Da Cunha: Life on the World's Most Remote Island
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 22 2014 7:43 PM Emma Watson Threatened With Nude Photo Leak for Speaking Out About Women's Equality
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  Arts
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Sept. 23 2014 8:46 AM How Men Talk About Relationships in Rom-Coms: While Playing Sports
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 22 2014 6:27 PM Should We All Be Learning How to Type in Virtual Reality?
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
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  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.