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Amazon May Aim for Travel Dollars

US News and World Report - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 22:52
The online giant reportedly has plans for a service allowing users to book niche hotels.
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'Mockingjay' dominates box office with $121.9M

US News and World Report - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 22:45
Katniss Everdeen took down Optimus Prime at the box office.
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Honda admits failing to report deaths, injuries

US News and World Report - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 22:41
DETROIT (AP) — Honda is admitting that it failed to report more than 1,700 injury and death claims about its vehicles to U.S. safety regulators, a violation of federal law.
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What Civil Rights Groups Will Push in Ferguson, Even If Darren Wilson Is Not Indicted

US News and World Report - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 22:41
As Ferguson braces for more protests, human rights activists look to make the debate about more than the grand jury decision.
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Woman cleared in fatal car wreck after GM letter

US News and World Report - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 22:36
HOUSTON (AP) — A Texas judge cleared a woman Monday for a car accident that killed her fiance in 2004, after General Motors acknowledged that her car would have been among millions being recalled for a problem that may have contributed to the death.
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NII Reaches Restructuring Deal

WSJ US News - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 22:30
NII Holdings on Monday announced a restructuring deal that would put the Latin American Nextel carrier in the hands of its bondholders.
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Autopsy begins on Kansas woman found raped, burned

US News and World Report - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 22:21
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — An autopsy has begun on a Kansas woman who died this weekend, days after she was sexually assaulted and set on fire in a Wichita park, a county official said Monday.
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U.S. Moves to Impose Tariffs on Chinese Tires

WSJ US News - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 22:11
The U.S. took a step toward imposing tariffs on Chinese-made tires, the latest move by workers in the American tire industry to prevent jobs from moving to China.
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Garcia Marquez archive goes to University of Texas

US News and World Report - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 22:11
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The archive of celebrated Colombian novelist and Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez has been acquired by the University of Texas — meaning the critic of U.S. foreign policy is having his papers end up in a country he wasn't always too fond of.
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Obama meets with American winners of Nobel Prizes

US News and World Report - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 22:01
WASHINGTON (AP) — Some smart minds came together in the Oval Office.
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Obese Employees Miss More Work, Study Finds

US News and World Report - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 22:00
Additional missed days cost U.S. economy more than $8 billion a year, researchers report
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Mali confirms eighth Ebola case

US News and World Report - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 21:57
BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Mali has confirmed a new case of Ebola, bringing to eight the number of people who have fallen ill with the deadly disease in the West African country.
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Marissa Alexander Agrees to Plea Deal, Will Spend Holidays Behind Bars

US News and World Report - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 21:52
Abuse survivor will serve another 65 days in jail, possibly more.
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Long Read: Hagel, Guantanamo Bay and a Ticking Clock

US News and World Report - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 21:46
Pundits say failure to deal with ISIL cost Hagel his job, but Gitmo was a likely factor, too. 
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Iran Talks Extension Seen as a Positive for Both Sides

US News and World Report - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 21:43
Americans and Iranians are hopeful a deal can be reached.
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Despite Differences, Turkey and Russia Forge On

US News and World Report - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 21:40
President Vladimir Putin plans to travel to Ankara soon to "open up new horizons" in Turkish-Russian ties.
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Russia's Foreign Media Outlets Aim to Undermine U.S. Credibility

US News and World Report - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 21:25
As alternative sources in the American media landscape, Russian outlets leave much to be desired.
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