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Obamacare Cut The Ranks Of The Uninsured By A Third

The percentage of people without health insurance has dropped to 13.2 percent from 20.2 percent in 2012, according to federal officials. The uptick in coverage has been biggest for Latinos.
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Ebola Patient Being Treated In Maryland Is In Critical Condition

The American patient, whose identity hasn't been publicly released, was taken to the National Institutes of Health's Clinical Center last week, after contracting Ebola in Sierra Leone.
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Looks Matter: A Century Of Iconic Food Packaging

Many of the boxes, bags and bottles that contain our edibles were once groundbreaking — both in their design and in how they changed our perception of what's inside. Designers tell us their favorites.
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There's Officially An Upside To Boston's Brutal Winter

Nearly 3 inches fell Sunday night in Boston — making this winter the city's snowiest ever.
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Pew: Nearly One-Third Of Americans Hide Information Online

While Americans are deeply divided over whether government surveillance is serving the public interest, one-third of those surveyed are taking steps to hide their personal information online.
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Once Lost, Internment Camp In Hawaii Now A National Monument

The camp was created under President Franklin D. Roosevelt. It held as many as 4,000 prisoners, including hundreds of Japanese-American citizens. The camp's location was recently rediscovered.
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Leading The Charge At South By Southwest

Companies at the giant festival in Austin found something everyone attending could use more of: battery power. Yahoo hid chargers in planters, while Mophie sent around a St. Bernard with a charger.
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Suspect Arrested In Shooting Of Police In Ferguson

Police in St. Louis arrested a suspect in connection with the shooting of two officers at a protest in Ferguson, Mo. New information may cast doubt on statements that police were the intended targets.
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Spring Training Has Begun — For Baseball, And For Candidates

Baseball has long been labeled America's pastime, but some have argued that politics actually deserves that title. It turns out there are more than a few parallels between the two this time of year.
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With Sunny, Modern Homes, Joseph Eichler Built The Suburbs In Style

The developer was known for well-crafted tract homes that dotted California suburbs after World War II. "The architecture really does inform the way you live," says Eichler homeowner Adriene Biondo.

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