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Syrian Activist: We've Had '500 Martyrs In 20 Days'

Melissa speaks with Abo Bakr, who is a resident of the Baba Amr neighborhood in Homs, Syria. He is an activist who was in the house with Western journalists when they died Tuesday. He describes what happened, and what conditions are in Homs Thursday.
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The pop-cult icon may not be, as it turns out, a cat that looks like a girl, but a girl who looks like a cat.
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How Foster Farms Is Solving The Case Of The Mystery Salmonella

Foster Farms has been accused of poisoning its customers with salmonella bacteria. But in recent months, the company has become a leader in the poultry industry's fight against the foodborne pathogen.
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Former Head Of INS Weighs In On White House Immigration Policy

Doris Meissner was the head of Immigration and Naturalization Services under President Bill Clinton, and she speaks with Armando Trull about the constraints on the current president as he seeks to handle the immigration crisis.

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Why do some cheeses melt and caramelize better than others? Researchers used high-tech cameras and special software to figure it out.

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