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  1. Girl Scout Sells Record 18,107 Boxes, Says She Can Move Samoa

    Katie Francis, a sixth-grader in Oklahoma City, had some sweet success and the old record apparently crumbled. One of her secrets: "Ask everybody that I see" to buy a box.
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  2. Report: Obama Plans To End NSA Sweeps Of Phone Calls

    The National Security Agency may be getting out of the business of sweeping up and storing vast amounts of data on people's phone calls.
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  3. Does Beaver Tush Flavor Your Strawberry Shortcake? We Go Myth Busting

    Heard the rumor that strawberry syrups contain flavoring from a beaver's tush? The potion was once a common food flavoring. But settle down! The time of beaver-spiked ice pops and pastries has ended.
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  4. Retiring Univ. of Colorado medical school dean reflects on his 24 years in office

    Richard Krugman is the longest-serving medical school dean in the country.
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  5. Preserving Audio For The Future Is A Race Against Time

    Old records are breaking, cassette tapes are warping, even digital recordings can become obsolete. The Library of Congress is working to save millions of the nation's recordings before they're lost.
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  6. To Save Endangered Tortoises, Conservationists Deface Their Shells

    The ploughshare tortoise's ornate golden shell makes it a popular black market pet. In California, the Turtle Conservancy is trying to give the threatened species a second chance.
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  7. Chicago Commuter Train Derails, Injuring Dozens

    The Blue Line train jumped the tracks at O'Hare International Airport around 2:50 a.m. local time on Monday. Officials say none of the injuries are life-threatening.
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  8. Colorado legislators consider delaying teacher evaluation changes

    The second half of the legislative session is proving to be a busy one for the education committee, including what one writer calls the most intense education debate in several years.
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  9. Newman Center 2014-15 season: Roomful of Teeth, Alarm Will Sound and more

    A bold and eclectic lineup will visit the Newman Center at the University of Denver next season.
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  10. Kansas Legislature Scolds Itself Over Slew Of Contentious Bills

    From spanking children to denying service to gay couples, legislation in Kansas has been stirring up controversy. Some lawmakers argue their colleagues are drifting from the important issues.
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