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House Passes Late Term Abortion Ban

Posted: 06/18/2013 - Congress has passed a GOP-sponsored bill banning so- called "late term abortions" - procedures for women who are beyond 22 weeks into their pregnancies.

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BuzzFeed Reporter Michael Hastings Dies at 33

Posted: 06/18/2013 - Hastings was a reporter for BuzzFeed, and is remembered for his Rolling Stone profile of Gen. Stanley McChrystal. The profile revealed rifts between Obama and his commanders. McChrystal abruptly retired after the article was published.

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4 Americans Killed in Afghan Rocket Attack

Posted: 06/18/2013 - The Security Assistance Force says four NATO coalition service members have been killed, and a spokesman speaking anonymously says all four were Americans.

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CDC Says U.S. Smoking Rate Falls For Adults

Updated: 06/19/2013 - Last year, about 18 percent of adults who participated in a national health survey described themselves as current smokers, according to the latest figures.

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Arrests Made In Modern Slavery Case

Posted: 06/18/2013 - Three suspects are charged with holding a disabled woman and her daughter. The victims were forced to eat dog food, a law enforcement source says. The woman was treated "worse than they treated the animals," prosecutor says.

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Chrysler Relents, Agrees To Recall 2.7 Million Jeeps

Posted: 06/18/2013 - Chrysler stated last week that it will not comply with the recall demand, arguing that the vehicles are safe. It continued to claim Tuesday that the vehicles -- 1993 to 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokees and 2002 to 2007 Jeep Libertys -- are safe.

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What Should Dad Be Paid? $23,344

Updated: 06/18/2013 - Dad's household tasks are worth about $23,344 according to the 2013 Insure.com Father's Day index.

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IRS Scandal: Is Partisanship Overshadowing Facts?

Posted: 06/18/2013 - Five weeks after the IRS acknowledged that at least one of its offices put undue scrutiny on conservative groups seeking tax-exempt status, lawmakers are still sorting out the facts.

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Report: U.S. Teacher Training An "Industry Of Mediocrity"

Posted: 06/18/2013 - The nation's teacher-training programs do not adequately prepare would-be educators for the classroom, even as they produce almost triple the number of graduates needed, according to a survey of more than 1,000 programs released Tuesday.

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Chrysler Expected To Make Jeep Recall Refusal Official

Posted: 06/18/2013 - In one of the biggest-ever showdowns between an automaker and the government, Chrysler on Tuesday is expected to file papers explaining its refusal to recall 2.7 million older Jeep SUVs that are at risk of catching fire in rear-end collisions.

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Day Care Worker Accused Of Drugging Snacks For Nap-Time

Updated: 06/18/2013 - A central Ohio day care worker sprinkled drugs on snacks to get children in her day care to sleep during the day, according to police charges filed Monday that the woman adamantly denies as a misunderstood joke.

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Half Of New NASA Trainees Are Now Women

Updated: 06/17/2013 - NASA has selected another generation of astronauts to travel to new destinations in the solar system, including an asteroid and Mars, and for the first time in its history half of the new candidates are women.

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Obama on NSA Surveillance: America Not Getting The Whole Story

Posted: 06/17/2013 - Americans outraged by leaked information about two top-secret government surveillance programs are "not getting the complete story," President Obama told Charlie Rose in a PBS interview which aired Monday night.

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AP: Minnesota Man Commanded Nazi Unit

Posted: 06/17/2013 - The founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center wants the Justice Department to investigate allegations that a Minnesota man commanded a Nazi unit accused of war crimes in World War II.

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Two Teens Saved In Dramatic Cliff Rescue

Posted: 06/17/2013 - The boys, 16 and 17, were hoisted off the cliff in the Sierra Buttes in California. They had stranded themselves atop a windy, 8,600-foot-high cliff

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NSA Leaker Snowden Fears He'll Be Killed

Posted: 06/18/2013 - Purported Snowden blog post says any possibility of a fair trial has been destroyed. Another post says Obama "deepened and expanded" abusive security programs.

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Supreme Court Strikes Down Arizona Voting Law

Updated: 06/17/2013 - The Supreme Court ruled Monday that states cannot require would-be voters to prove they are U.S. citizens before using a federal registration system designed to make signing up easier.

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