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Locals Watch As Romney Donors Flood Park City

Donors, fundraisers and Republican luminaries gathered in Park City, Utah, over the weekend for the Romney Victory Leadership Retreat. Those who attended received briefings from Romney campaign officials and had opportunities to interact with Romney.
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Georgia To Allow Cross-State Health Insurance Sales

Some Republicans have been touting a plan to reduce health insurance costs by allowing insurers to sell plans across state lines. Georgia has passed legislation to allow this to happen, and the new law goes into effect next week. But so far, no insurers have taken Georgia up on the offer.
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Rep. Rangel Campaigns In Changing N.Y. District

Two years ago, Democratic Rep. Charlie Rangel survived a series of ethics scandals to win re-election in his New York district. Rangel has represented Harlem and upper Manhattan in Congress since 1971. But the 82 year old faces a vigorous primary challenge on Tuesday in a district where Latinos are the majority.
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We Evolved To Eat Meat, But How Much Is Too Much?

Scientists agree we evolved to eat meat, but some of us may be pushing the limits of consumption. Paleo diet enthusiasts believe meals should be more like early man's, but modern doctors disagree.
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Alaska Glacier Studied For Clues On Water Supply

Anchorage is one of the few North American cities that depend on a glacier for most of their drinking water. The Eklutna glacier also provides some of the city's electricity, through hydro power. So a team of researchers is working to answer a very important question: How long will the glacier's water supply last?
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In Alaskan Cemetery, Native And Orthodox Rites Mix

In a part of America that was once claimed by imperial Russia, a unique combination of Native American and Russian Orthodox influences mingle in a graveyard. There, spirit houses are built to house the dead and ease their passage.

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