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The Big Broadcast: Feb. 10, 2013

  • 07:00 p.m. Johnny Dollar
    01/11-12/56 Todd Matter Pts. 3-4 (Sus.) (CBS)
  • 07:30 p.m. Dragnet
    02/08/51 #087 Big Cast (NBC) (25:48)
  • 08:00 p.m. Gunsmoke
    05/22/54 #109 Monopoly (Sus.) (CBS) (24:46)
  • 08:30 p.m. Jack Benny
    02/13/49 Jack's Birthday (CBS) (25:08)
  • 09:00 p.m. Phil Harris/Alice Faye
    02/13/49 #20 Flowers to Alice (RExall) (NBC) (29:40)
  • 09:30 p.m. Casey, Crime Photographer
    04/17/47 #181 Box Of Death (Anchor Hocking) (CBS) (29:48)
  • 10:00 p.m. Nick Carter
    02/05/44 Corpse in the Cab (Sus.) (MBS) (28:58)
  • 10:30 p.m. Gangbusters
    09/15/45 #399 Case of Harry Red Bever (Waterman's Pens) (ABC) (29:04)

Marlon James Wins Man Booker Prize

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Why Wal-Mart And Other Retail Chains May Not Fix The Food Deserts

Americans' junk food calories increasingly come from big box and convenience stores rather than traditional grocers, a study finds. And researchers say this trend is a public health concern.

Supreme Court Hears Arguments On Resentencing For Juvenile Lifers

Three years ago, the court struck down mandatory life sentences in cases involving juvenile defendants. Should that ruling be applied retroactively to those sentenced to life long ago?

Twitter's Suspension of Sports Media Revives Debate Over Fair Use

Twitter is going after news media that share highlights of U.S. football games without sports organizations' permission. The move shines a spotlight on the notion of fair use of copyrighted content.

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