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LOOKING BACK: RFK's 'Ripple Of Hope' Speech In South Africa

Speaking in Cape Town on Sunday, President Obama recalled what some say was Robert Kennedy's greatest speech — the senator's 1966 address at a South African university. Read that famous address and see video highlights.
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Latest On Mass Protests In Egypt 

Across Egypt, millions of protestors have taken to the streets calling for the resignation of President Mohammed Morsi. Diane and her guests discuss the mass protests in Egypt.

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Renowned Economist Says Sequester Will Be Lighter On Va. Economy Than Predicted

A highly-skilled workforce and decreased dependence on government contracts among reasons why Virginia could rebound from budget cuts faster than other states, says economist.
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In Houston, Diversity You Can Sink Your Teeth Into

Forget the old stereotypes. Today's Houston is a fast-growing mash-up of color, culture and ethnicity. One of the most visible signs of the city's metamorphosis is in its dynamic food scene. Africans, Mexicans, Asians and African-Americans migrating north to south are all adding to the melting pot.
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College Student From Maryland Andrew Pochter Killed In Egypt

An Ohio college student from Chevy Chase, Md. was killed in Egypt during a clash between government supporters and opponents.

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Sequestration Beginning To Have More Impact On Local Federal Workers

Some local federal workers may soon feel the affects of sequestration, as another round of furloughs begin this week.

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Gay Marriage Now A State-By-State Battle

After this week's Supreme Court rulings on gay marriage, supporters and opponents are turning their attention to individual states, where several legislatures are expected to take up the issue.
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Gun Group Aims To Stop Immigration Bill

The Gun Owners of America says allowing the estimated 11 million immigrants now in the U.S. illegally to become citizens and voters would eventually help Democrats enact more gun control laws.
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Debate Over What Constitutes A Living Wage

Hundreds of fast food workers in cities around the country are walking off the job to push for higher pay: Debate over what constitutes a living wage.

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Explaining Justice Kennedy: The Dignity Factor

The term "dignity" appears no less than nine times in the Supreme Court's landmark opinion overturning the 1996 law blocking federal recognition of gay marriage. It's a familiar concept in Justice Anthony Kennedy's writing.

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