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Why Smartphone Breaks At Work Aren't Such A Bad Idea

Tue, 2014-07-15 04:03

Playing a quick game or taking a moment to connect with family or friends benefits both employees and their employers, a new study finds.

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Moscow Metro Train Derails, Causing Deaths And Many Injuries

Tue, 2014-07-15 03:58

The morning rush-hour crash wounded 150 people, some of them severely, and killed at least 19 others, officials say. The train had been moving at more than 40 mph when it suddenly stopped.

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Israel Resumes Airstrikes On Gaza, As Cease-Fire Chance Slips Away

Tue, 2014-07-15 02:56

Israel initially agreed to an Egyptian-brokered deal to stop hostilities, but leaders of Hamas did not support the plan.

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Underwater Meadows Might Serve As Antacid For Acid Seas

Tue, 2014-07-15 01:37

Marine biologists worry that certain species won't survive the shifts in sea acidity that climate change brings. But research on sea grasses along California's coast suggest marine preserves can help.

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Israeli-Gaza Conflict Squeezes Palestinian Leader On All Sides

Mon, 2014-07-14 23:36

The recent violence has increased stress and exposed rifts among Palestinians. Nearly everything Mahmoud Abbas does angers either moderates or hard-liners, making his position almost untenable.

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Kurds May Have Oil To Export, But Buyers Are Harder To Find

Mon, 2014-07-14 23:32

Iraq's Kurdish region sits on vast amounts of oil. The regional government says it has the right to export the oil. But Baghdad is blocking those sales, saying only it has the right to sell Iraqi oil.

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Leased Solar Panels Can Cast A Shadow Over A Home's Value

Mon, 2014-07-14 23:31

Installing solar panels on a house to produce electricity is expensive. Leasing is one popular alternative, but some homeowners are learning 20-year contracts can complicate a home sale.

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When Work Becomes A Haven From Stress At Home

Mon, 2014-07-14 23:30

Moms who worked full time reported significantly better physical and mental health than moms who worked part time, research involving more than 2,500 mothers found.

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Showdown At The UT Corral

Mon, 2014-07-14 14:59

In a dispute between the University of Texas president and Gov. Rick Perry, the governor may have lost the battle — but he may yet win the higher education reform war.

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Israel Accepts Cease-Fire Proposal From Egypt

Mon, 2014-07-14 13:27

Israel's Security Cabinet has accepted Egypt's proposal for a cease-fire with Hamas in Gaza. Hamas has not yet formally accepted the plan.

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Hopes And Hazards Of A Cease-Fire: A View From Gaza City

Mon, 2014-07-14 12:06

For a Gazan perspective on the prospect of a cease-fire, Robert Siegel talks to Mukhaimer Abu Sada, a political scientist at Al-Azhar University. They discuss the Israeli air strikes in Gaza and what must happen before fighting settles.

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Hopes And Hazards Of A Cease-Fire: A View From Israel

Mon, 2014-07-14 12:06

Robert Siegel talks to Michael Oren, former Israeli ambassador to the U.S., about the Israeli air and missile strikes in Gaza and what would need to happen to bring about a cease-fire.

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Between Hamas And Israel, An End Game Remains Unclear

Mon, 2014-07-14 12:06

NPR's Ari Shapiro reports on what it might take to forge a cease-fire between Hamas and Israel.

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Between Hamas And Israel, What Might An Endgame Look Like?

Mon, 2014-07-14 12:06

Both Israel and Hamas say they are unwilling to sign on to a bare-bones cease-fire. Some say the key to peace may be empowering the moderate Fatah party, but it's unclear who could broker such a deal.

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Over 2 Years Since Its Wreck, The Costa Concordia Floats Again

Mon, 2014-07-14 12:06

The Costa Concordia cruise crashed into a reef and capsized over two years ago. On Monday, the most complicated part of the operation to refloat the ship was completed successfully.

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West Bank: Strewn With Broken Glass And Caught In The Crosshairs

Mon, 2014-07-14 12:06

For the first time, rockets from Hamas caused damage in Palestinian areas of the West Bank. Reporter Daniel Estrin surveys a damaged home and asks Palestinians how they feel about getting caught in the crossfire.

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In Europe, Google Stumbles Between Free Speech And Privacy

Mon, 2014-07-14 12:06

Europe's highest court left Google with the responsibility of balancing the privacy rights of citizens with the public interest — and it's a tough balancing act.

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For Most Kids, Nice Finishes Last

Mon, 2014-07-14 12:06

A Harvard researcher says teens feel their parents prioritize success and feeling good over kindness — and so they do, too.

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This Is Your Stressed-Out Brain On Scarcity

Mon, 2014-07-14 12:06

When we don't have enough of something — love, time or money — we spend extraordinary effort worrying about how to get by, research shows. The stress of poverty changes the way people think.

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Citigroup Agrees To $7 Billion Fine For 'Egregious' Misconduct

Mon, 2014-07-14 12:06

Citigroup has agreed to pay $7 billion to settle claims that it committed fraud when it sold mortgage-backed securities in the years leading up to the financial crisis. Most of the money will be paid to the U.S. Treasury, but some will be used to provide mortgage relief to struggling homeowners.

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