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Kansas signs sweeping welfare crackdown

Business News - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 1:31pm
Kansas Governor Sam Brownback signed legislation Thursday that will make it illegal for welfare recipients to spend public assistance dollars in movie theaters, tattoo parlors, lingerie stores, and dozens of other places deemed inappropriate by the state - like on cruise ships.

Moscow bans movie for showing Russia as 'Mordor'

Business News - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 1:31pm
Russia has banned a new Hollywood thriller to be released Friday after complaining that the movie makes the country look like Mordor, the evil realm in the "Lord of the Rings" series.

Bill O'Reilly 'surprised' by attack on his credibility

Business News - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 1:26pm
Fox News host Bill O'Reilly says he was an "idiot" for not anticipating the recent challenge to his credibility in stories that suggested he had exaggerated his experiences as a reporter.

Unbroken: Husband, wife battle rare cancers

Health - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 1:21pm
Categories: Health

Acetaminophen reduces pain, pleasure

Health - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 1:20pm
Categories: Health

A better way to type on your smartphone

Business News - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 12:55pm
Typing on a phone is a pain in the glass. But new apps and tools are make entering text -- and emojis -- a little less excruciating.

Yemen hospital gives up counting the dead

CNN World - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 12:27pm
The streets were empty but not quiet. Shelling began to boom through the Yemeni city of Aden on Thursday afternoon as we hurried back to board the boat that had brought us here from Djibouti.
Categories: International News

Jorge Ramos breaks through, making the cover of Time 100

Business News - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 12:11pm
Time Magazine released its annual 100 most influential people Thursday and one of the faces on the list was Jorge Ramos, the most influential Hispanic anchor in the country.

Couple with rare cancers determined to 'never give up'

CNN - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 12:00pm
Ben and Shelby Offrink met in college. It wasn't the most romantic setting -- a study group for calculus-based physics -- but Ben managed to turn it into a story worth telling by cheating.
Categories: National News

Georgia governor signs medical marijuana bill

CNN - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 11:59am
The Coxes can rest more comfortably living in Georgia now that their 5-year-old daughter can get the marijuana extract she needs.
Categories: National News

Finally! Saudi Arabia opening stock market to foreigners on June 15

Business News - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 11:51am
Saudi Arabia will welcome Wall Street soon.

Gap between richest universities and the rest got wider

Business News - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 11:50am
The wealth gap between the nation's 40 richest colleges and universities and the rest is getting wider.

Etsy now worth $4 billion. Stock jumps 115% after IPO

Business News - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 11:11am
Capitalism, meet your "crafty" conscience.

Remains of Pearl Harbor victims to be exhumed

CNN - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 11:10am
Remains of up to nearly 400 unaccounted for service members tied to the USS Oklahoma at Pearl Harbor will be exhumed this year, the Defense Department announced Tuesday.
Categories: National News

Her student debt was wiped after someone heard her story

Business News - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 11:05am
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The post-recall food safety check

Health - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 10:58am
Categories: Health

U.S. women, you won't be happy with this

CNN - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 10:49am
Categories: National News

Netflix stock tops $500 for first time ever. Next stop = $900?

Business News - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 10:47am
Netflix stock traded for under $9 when the company went public in 2002. Now it's worth over $500 a share.
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