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Cal. Republicans Tap Women to Lead Ticket

Wednesday, June 09, 2010

Once, California Democrats led the way to a year of the women. Nearly two decades later, Republicans hope it's their turn.

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Israel to Expel All Activists by Day's End

Wednesday, June 02, 2010

Israel's attorney general says all of the nearly 700 activists on an aid flotilla bound for Gaza will be deported today.

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Oil nears Florida Beaches as BP Tries Risky Cap Move

Tuesday, June 01, 2010

The BP oil slick has drifted close to the Florida Panhandle's white sand beaches for the first time.

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Eastern Indian Train Derailed, Killing 70

Friday, May 28, 2010

Suspected Maoist rebels derailed an overnight passenger train Friday in eastern India, triggering a crash with an oncoming cargo train that killed at least 71 people and injured about 200 more, officials said.

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Texas Curriculum Swings Right

Friday, May 21, 2010

The Texas State Board of Education adopted new social studies and history guidelines Friday for classrooms in an ideological debate over academic standards that has drawn intense scrutiny.

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Scientists Create "Synthetic Cell"

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Scientists say they've made a huge advance in their quest to create artificial life. They've produced a living cell powered by manmade DNA.

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Stock Market Falls, Unemployment Claims High

Thursday, May 20, 2010

The stock market tumbled again Thursday after investors' already bleak view of the world economy worsened with another drop in the euro and disappointing U.S. employment news.

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Holder Says Pakistani Taliban Behind Bomb

Sunday, May 09, 2010

Faisal Shahzad is the only suspect for for the failed bomb attempt.

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Staten Island Ferry Passengers Injured at Dock

Saturday, May 08, 2010

NEW YORK (AP) - Emergency workers have responded to a Staten Island Ferry terminal after some passengers were injured when one of the boats struck a pier at the dock on Staten Island.

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