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From War To Plow: Why USDA Wants Veterans To Take Up Farming

Sara Creech's nursing career fell apart after she returned from Iraq with PTSD. She found purpose — and a new path — on the farm. Now, the USDA is giving veterans like her more financial support.
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'Nothing New' In Netanyahu's Speech, Obama Says

The reaction to Israeli prime minister speech on Iran to a joint meeting of Congress is, so far, along partisan lines.
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David Petraeus Enters Into Plea Deal With Justice Department

The former CIA chief and retired general, whose military career has been overshadowed by charges that he gave classified data to his mistress, will plead guilty to a misdemeanor.
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The Secret History Of Knock-Knock Jokes

The complicated story behind the simple, repetitive wordplay jest.
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After Weeks Of Controversy, Netanyahu Takes The Podium Before Congress

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is speaking before Congress this morning, in a much anticipated and controversial address. David Greene discusses the speech with NPR's Michele Kelemen.
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Hillary Clinton's Use Of Personal Email At State Department Raises Questions

The arrangement circumvented a process that could have automatically preserved Clinton's email communications in government archives.
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LAPD Shooting Update: Two Body Cameras And A Gun Malfunction

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and Police Chief Charlie Beck are calling for calm and patience, as three investigations are underway into the police killing of a homeless man Sunday.
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Hail Transforms Southern California Beach Into Winter Wonderland

A rare cluster of storms dropped so much hail on Huntington Beach, it appeared blanketed in snow. Kids had snowball fights and photos circulated on social media of an icy snowman on the sand.
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Hockey Player's Daughter Is Happy Her Dad Is Coming Home

Jordyn Leopold missed her dad and wrote a letter to get him a new job. Jordan Leopold was traded from the NHL's Columbus Blue Jackets to the Minnesota Wild. His team says the letter wasn't a factor.
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Controverisal Netanyahu Speech Is Latest Glitch In U.S.-Israel Relations

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks to a joint meeting of Congress on Tuesday. The speech highlights differences between the U.S. and Israel on how to stop Iran from going nuclear.

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