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SkyWest Now Says Several Passengers Were Ill On Diverted Flight

The airline initially said just one passenger lost consciousness. It still doesn't know what caused the crisis.
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Lawmakers Urge Boehner To Act On Obama's Use Of Force Request

Two months after Congress held hearings on President Obama's proposal for an authorization of military force against the self-declared Islamic State, Congress has done precisely nothing.
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Return Of Horses A Sign Of Spring On Michigan Island

Over the next two months, more than 300 draft and riding horses will be transported by ferry to Mackinac Island.
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5 Months Later, Senate Confirms Loretta Lynch As Attorney General

President Obama nominated Loretta Lynch to be his attorney general last November. Five months later, the full Senate finally voted to confirm her nomination Thursday.
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Award-Winning Poets Write For Passersby In New York

In New York City, award-winning poets are sitting in booths Thursday, ready to write poems on demand for passersby. Organizers of the event say they want to bring poetry to everyone in the city.
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Dr. Oz Responds To Criticism On His Show

Dr. Oz is in the spotlight after a number of doctors signed an open letter to Columbia University asking that it revoke his faculty position. On his show Thursday, Dr. Oz addressed his critics.
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American Al-Qaida Member Killed In Strike Was Star Of Propaganda Videos

The White House said Thursday that anti-terror operations inadvertently killed two American members of al-Qaida, Adam Gadahn and Ahmed Farouq, in the Afghan-Pakistan border region.
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Clinton Foundation Linked To Russian Effort To Buy Uranium Company

NPR's Robert Siegel speaks with Jo Becker of The New York Times about Russia's foray into the U.S. uranium market and how the Clinton Foundation may have facilitated and benefited from it.
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Father Details Daughter's Heroin Addiction In Obituary

NPR's Melissa Block talks to Tom Parks of Saco, Maine, whose daughter Molly Parks died April 16 of a heroin overdose. Parks shared details of his daughter's death on Facebook and in her obituary.
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Obama Takes Full Responsibility For Death Of Hostages In U.S. Strike

The White House disclosed that two hostages, including an American citizen, were killed during a U.S. counterterrorism operation against al-Qaida. It said that two al-Qaida leaders were also killed.

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