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Most Americans' Behavior Unchanged After Snowden Revelations, Study Finds

A Pew Research Center study finds that while most are aware of government surveillance programs after Edward Snowden's revelations, many have not changed their behavior to protect their privacy.
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U.S. Returns Dozens Of Artifacts To Iraqi Government

The U.S. handed over dozens of antiquities to the government of Iraq Monday. The cultural treasures, including a limestone head of the Assyrian King Sargon II, were looted from Iraq and smuggled into the U.S. It's taken more than seven years to identify the pieces and return them.
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What Cockroaches With Backpacks Can Do. Ah-mazing

Researchers are developing technology to control the movement of cockroaches. Strapped with electrodes and sensors, these insects we often loathe could be used for disaster relief or surveillance.
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California Auditing Insurance Company That Took Away Home Health Aide

After a NPR/ProPublica investigation of state changes in workers' compensation laws, the California labor department says it will review the case of paralyzed worker Joel Ramirez.
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Missed Abortion Language Tangles Senate's Trafficking Bill

A bill cracking down on human trafficking was supposed to be an easy one to pass, but that was before Democrats discovered the bill also contained language restricting abortion rights.
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Why Many Smart, Low-Income Students Don't Apply To Elite Schools

A surprising number of gifted seniors are not applying to the Ivy League universities and selective colleges they'd be sure to get into.
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Robert Durst May Face Local Charges In New Orleans, Attorney Says

A real estate heir linked to two murders and a disappearance was arrested after an HBO documentary brought renewed attention to a case in which he was involved.
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Nancie Atwell Of Maine Wins $1 Million Global Teaching Prize

A teacher who instills a love of books and writing has beaten out 5,000 educators around the world for a global honor.
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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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