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  1. Accounting Giant To Pay $4 Million After Improper Lobbying

    The SEC announced Monday that auditing giant Ernst & Young will pay $4 million to settle charges a subsidiary lobbied Congress inappropriately. The firm neither admitted nor denied the charges.
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  2. Why A Village Leader Ordered The Rape Of A 14-Year-Old In India

    Rape is illegal in India. But history and tradition make it hard to enforce the law. And in remote parts, rape of a female relative is still considered fair punishment for a man's crimes.
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  3. For Muslims In Gaza, End Of Ramadan Marred By Fighting

    The Muslim holiday Eid marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan and is usually a time for family celebration. This year, it also marks three weeks since the current war in Gaza started.
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  4. After 5 Weeks Of Haggling, Congress Inks Bipartisan VA Bill

    Congress has reached a bipartisan deal to reform the Department of Veterans Affairs, after nearly two months of tense negotiations.
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  5. Another Former Champion Abandons Tour De France After Crash

    Alberto Contador apparently hit something in the road, sending him into a crash so violent that it tore his shoe apart.
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  7. Why We Published A Photo Of A 16-Year-Old In A Diaper

    Readers responded strongly to our series about caregiving, especially one photo of a father caring for his son with cerebral palsy. Some said it was demeaning. Others said it revealed great love.
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  8. Libyan Conflict Rages After U.S. Shuts Embassy

    Fighting in the country's east has killed at least 38 people since the U.S. on Saturday temporarily closed its embassy in the capital, citing security concerns.
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  9. Can $250K per year help prevent school shootings? State lawmakers think so

    As students at Arapahoe High School return to class after last month’s attack, state lawmakers are working to boost a program designed to prevent school violence.
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  10. Teaching 4-Year-Olds To Feel Better

    A big national study of Head Start programs shows that focusing on preschoolers' social and emotional skills can help them better engage in learning.
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