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  1. Six Words: 'Segregation Should Not Determine Our Future'

    Central High School in Tuscaloosa, Ala., was once considered a model of desegregation. Today, the school's population is 99 percent black. One family's story underscores three generations of change.
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  2. Map Of The Developing Human Brain Shows Where Problems Begin

    In nine months the human brain grows from a single cell to more than 80 billion. Mapping how genes are activated gives scientists clues to the origins of mental disorders like autism.
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  3. Top Stories: Crisis In Crimea; Search Continues For Missing Jet

    Also: Israel fired on military targets in Syria after bombings in Golan; Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen prepares for her first news conference; Toyota reportedly reaches $1.2 billion settlement.
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  4. Big Investors Boosting Home Prices, And Not Everyone's Pleased

    Private equity firms have been snapping up properties in many areas hit hard by the recession. Some analysts worry that those bulk purchases will leave middle-class buyers out in the cold.
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  5. When Being Pregnant Also Means Being Out Of A Job

    Thirty-six years after Congress passed the Pregnancy Discrimination Act, employers still have very different interpretations of what they're required to do to accommodate expectant mothers.
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  6. 'Deltopia' Spring Break Party Morphs Into Riot In Santa Barbara

    After the annual Deltopia party near the University of California, Santa Barbara turned violent last night. Hundreds of law enforcement officers were sent and there were more than 100 arrests.
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  7. Postal Workers Protest At Staples Over Shift In Jobs

    U.S. Postal Service workers picketed in front of Staples stores on Thursday. They were protesting USPS plans to provide mail services inside Staples stores, using nonunion Staples employees.
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  8. Review: Waxahatchee at The Marquis Theatre, 4-22-14

    Waxahatchee performed to a modestly-sized crowd at Denver's Marquis Theatre.
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  9. Beekeepers: call us when you see a swarm

    Bee swarms can be scary-looking, but local beekeepers urge Coloradans to call them instead of damaging the insects.
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  10. Russia's Credit Rating Cut To Just Above 'Junk'

    The crisis in Ukraine and Russia's struggling economy have led many investors to pull their money out of Russia. So Standard & Poor's moved Friday to downgrade the nation's rating.
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