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Noelle-MAILING DAY

December 16, 2013 10:44 pm

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Behind an Indian Politician´s Rise, a Young Online Army

December 16, 2013 10:41 pm

India. The world's largest democracy. With elections in 2014, the race is on to reach some 150 million first-time voters. As the opposition mobilises, a new breed of political activists are emerging.

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AMBER BIG SUR FIRE 10P

December 16, 2013 10:41 pm

AMBER BIG SUR FIRE 10P

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Floral Tributes Mark Kim Jong Il´s Death Anniversary

December 16, 2013 10:41 pm

North Korea residents marked the second anniversary of the death of former leader, Kim Jong Il by laying flowers in front of statues of him and his father, Kim Il Sung on Tuesday (December 17). In footage provided to Reuters by North Korean state news agency, KCNA, people were seeing placing flowers and bowing in […]

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Dementia Care Demand Grows As Boomers Age

December 16, 2013 10:40 pm

While the recent G8 summit on dementia in London focused on a far-off cure, caregiving is a pressing issue for more families, including adult children such as 29-year-old Katie Halloran whose father has early onset Alzheimer's disease. (Dec…

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To Skip Work, EPA Scientist Told Bosses He Worked For CIA

December 16, 2013 10:09 pm

​Ever lied to your boss to get a day off work? How about doing that for 12 years? Oh, and your alibi: you were working for the CIA in Pakistan. Naturally. John Beale was the Environmental Protection Agency’s highest-paid employee and an expert in radiation and climate change with a masters from Princeton. He was […]

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Water main leak floods San Jose airport, causes delays

December 16, 2013 10:02 pm

A failed joint caused flooding and a lot of travel misery at San Jose International Airport early Monday morning. Cascades of water poured through Terminal A early Monday morning around 2 a.m. after a water main break in the pedestrian sky bridge that connects the airport to the parking area. The break not only gushed […]

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Big Sur fire destroys 15 homes, forces 100 to flee

December 16, 2013 9:48 pm

A wildfire burning Monday in the Big Sur area of California destroyed at least 15 homes and forced about 100 people to evacuate as it chewed through dry vegetation on its way toward the ocean. No injuries were reported. The fire burned about 500 acres in the Pfeiffer Ridge area of Los Padres National Forest […]

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Big Sur fire destroys 15 homes, forces 100 to flee

December 16, 2013 9:48 pm

A wildfire burning Monday in the Big Sur area of California destroyed at least 15 homes and forced about 100 people to evacuate as it chewed through dry vegetation on its way toward the ocean. No injuries were reported. The fire burned about 500 acres in the Pfeiffer Ridge area of Los Padres National Forest […]

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December 16, 2013 9:41 pm

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