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Justices Strike Down Parts Of Ariz. Immigration Law

The Supreme Court struck down key provisions of Arizona's restrictive immigration law on Monday. But it upheld — for now — a central section known as the "show-me-your-papers" provision. The 5-3 decision warned, however, that the court could ultimately strike down that provision, too.
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App Will Match Farmers With Meat Distributors

There's a new startup that's envisioning a way for people to eat even more meat. AgLocal is developing a smartphone app to help small farmers expand local markets for their meat by connecting them with independent distributors.
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Supreme Court Reaffirms Citizens United Decision

The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to reconsider its ruling on the use of corporate money in political campaigns. Montana officials objected to the earlier ruling, known as Citizens United, saying corporate money in political campaigns often leads to corruption
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High Court Bars Mandatory Life Terms For Juveniles

By a 5-4 vote, the court said juveniles may still be sentenced to life without parole, but that to do so automatically, without allowing the judge or jury to consider other factors, would violate the constitution's ban on cruel and unusual punishment. The ruling affects 28 states and the federal government.
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Court Strikes Down Parts Of Ariz. Immigration Law

The U.S. Supreme Court struck down key provisions of the state's strict immigration law but kept in place the measure's most controversial part, the so-called "show-me–your-papers" provision. Monday's 5-3 decision warned, however, that the court could ultimately strike down that provision, too.
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Facebook Changed Your Primary Email Address, But Says It Warned You

Facebook has removed its users' primary email addresses and replaced them with @facebook handles. The company says it warned you, and that you can easily change your email information back.
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Lochte Beats Phelps In Olympic Trials Final

The London Olympics are more than a month away, but fans of swimming were eager to see the 2012 edition of the rivalry between Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte get started Monday, when the two Olympic gold medalists face off in the final of the 400-meter individual medley at the U.S. Olympic Trials.
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Why Are Women More Likely To Die From Lung Cancer In Alabama?

For women born since 1933, lung cancer death rates in California have dropped by more than half. In Alabama, they have more than doubled.
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Paralympic Cyclists Inspire Each Other, And A Documentary

The opening ceremony of the London 2012 Summer Olympics are just over a month away — leading NPR and other media to cover the intense preparations for the games. That also means the Paralympic Games are up next, as athletes with disabilities round into top form for the Aug. 29 opening day.

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