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  1. Pakistani Madrassa Names Its Library For Osama Bin Laden

    The sign outside the tiny reading room at a school for girls refers to the late al-Qaida leader as a martyr. A school spokesman calls the terrorist leader a hero.
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  2. Peter Matthiessen Dies At 86; Wrote Of Travels In The Natural World

    Author Peter Matthiessen, who used fiction and nonfiction to explore how man relates to nature, has died at 86. The revered naturalist and novelist had been suffering from leukemia.
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  3. Red Sox Rock The White House With Flag Jacket And Presidential Selfie

    When the team was honored by President Obama on Tuesday, colorful outfielder Jonny Gomes came decked out in a red, white and blue flag jacket. The Sox gave the commander in chief a matching jacket.
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  4. Denver launches ambitious culture plan with IMAGINE 2020

    New cultural plan spearheaded by Denver Arts & Venues is the result of months of consultations with thousands of Denver residents.
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  5. Tech Week: Earnings, A Heartbleed Arrest And Digital Distraction

    Fears of a bubble continue as tech titans reported their quarterly earnings; the culture of digital distraction finds more critics; and fallout from the Heartbleed bug raises questions for government.
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  6. Leaflets Given To Donetsk Jews Made Waves Worldwide, But Not In Donetsk

    The story of fliers ordering Jews to register with the separatists stoked fears of anti-Semitism. But Jews in the Ukrainian town say the orders aren't real and were intended as political provocation.
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  7. CSU scientist honored for innovative work in underground world

    Diana Wall, who’s being inducted into the Colorado Women’s Hall of Fame, studies microscopic species in the soil, which she says offer clues about biodiversity and global warming.
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  8. Supreme Court Stays Out Of Texas Execution Case

    Attorneys sought a stay of execution because Texas refused to reveal details about the drugs it used to execute convicted killer Tommy Lynn Sells.
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  9. Unlikely Partnerships Spring From California Water Crisis

    Farmers in the parched Central Valley are joining forces with farmworkers and a broad cross section of politicians to pressure the federal government to offer relief.
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  10. Obama's Tax Rate Rose — And He Can't Blame Anyone But Himself

    President Obama, like many wealthy Americans, is paying more of his income to the IRS. He and the first lady paid $98,169 in taxes for 2013 on income of $481,098.
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