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Thursday, October 31, 2013

Photo from SIGAR Inspection Report on Forwarding Operating Base Salerno Incinerators and Open-Air Burn Pit. (flickr)

Why Some Americans' Health Insurance Policies Are Being Cancelled Under the ACA| NSA program taps Yahoo, Google data centers | Burn Pits Leave Lasting Mark on Soldiers | Obama Nominee for Appellate Court Sparks Debate in Senate | Yes, Your School is Watching You | R.L. Stine On the Role of Fear for Children

Why Some Americans' Health Insurance Policies Are Being Cancelled Under the ACA

The latest issue in the ACA's rocky debut: more and more individuals are receiving letters from their insurers warning that their policy will be cancelled at the end of this year, des...

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Report: NSA's MUSCULAR program taps Yahoo, Google data centers

The latest revelations from NSA leaker Edwards Snowden about the agency's surveillance practices involve a program called MUSCULAR. By tapping into the data centers that connect Yahoo...

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Burn Pits Leave Lasting Mark on Soldiers' Health

For some time now, doctors have seen an alarming number of veterans return from the front lines with respiratory diseases and rare forms of cancer-- and it may have to do with the way...

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Listeners Recall Their Scariest Moments

From living in haunted houses to inexplicably finding human teeth on the floor, listeners share their scariest moments with us in honor of Halloween. 

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Obama Nominee for Appellate Court Sparks Debate in Senate

President Barack Obama plans to nominate Patricia Ann Millett, a Washington lawyer with bipartisan credentials, for a seat on the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Co...

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Yes, Your School is Watching You

Around the country, schools are considering whether it's their responsibility - or if it’s even their right - to keep track of kids when they’re online, but off campus. Two educators ...

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R.L. Stine On the Role of Fear for Children

Everyone has a story that as a kid, made the hairs on their neck stand up -- and often, those stories live with us throughout adulthood. Author of scary fiction for children, R.L. Sti...

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