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  1. Are Opponents Of The Death Penalty Contributing To Its Problems?

    It's become an article of faith among supporters of capital punishment that abolitionists are doing everything they can to undermine executions, putting up hurdles and then complaining about delays.
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  2. Colorado Springs artist creates spiritual playground

    Interactive stations at Matt Barton’s “I Think I Feel Something” exhibition at Denver’s Museum of Contemporary Art allows participants to experience New Age practices first hand.
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  3. U.S.: Russia-Based Artillery Targeting Ukrainian Troops

    The State Department says it has evidence that Moscow is lobbing artillery across its border at Ukrainian government forces, and that the Kremlin plans to ship rocket artillery to the rebels.
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  4. Montana Sen. Walsh Says PTSD May Have Played A Role In His Plagiarism

    Sen. John Walsh lifted at least a quarter of his United States Army War College master's thesis, according to a report in The New York Times. Walsh was appointed to the Senate in February.
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  5. This Could Be The Year Iowa Sends Its First Woman To Congress

    Iowa and Mississippi share a dubious distinction: They're the only two states that have never sent a woman to Congress or elected one as governor.
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  6. Big data peeps at your medical records to find drug problems

    It's been tough to identify the problems that only turn up after medicines are on the market. An experimental project is now combing through data to get earlier, more accurate warnings.
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  7. Appreciating James Garner: TV's Best Unhero

    James Garner, star of classic TV shows Maverick and The Rockford Files, died Saturday at age 86. TV critic Eric Deggans says he pioneered playing a new character: the "unhero."
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  8. Charts: When do chefs and doctors buy generic?

    Experts are more likely than the general public to buy generic products — but not always. Here's a breakdown of which foods and drugs experts buy generic.
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  9. California Bank Robbery Ends In Violent And Deadly Car Chase

    "The suspects had massive amounts of ammunition either taped to or strapped to their bodies," says the police chief of Stockton, Calif. Two suspects and one hostage died.
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  10. Barrel Bomb Attacks Devastate Iraqi Families

    Rights workers say civilians are being killed by government attacks with so-called barrel bombs — the crude weapons made famous in Syria's current conflict.
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