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She lost 87 family members in the Holocaust

CNN - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:26am
Elizabeth Ungar Lefkovits woke up one morning to the sound of soldiers marching. She looked out the window and saw Nazis. Watch "Voices of Auschwitz" Tuesday at 9 p.m. ET.
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Escaping the 'world's biggest cemetery'

CNN - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:26am
When a fellow prisoner asked Anita Lasker-Wallfisch what she did before Auschwitz, Anita told her she played the cello. "Fantastic," the other prisoner said. "You'll be saved." Watch "Voices of Auschwitz" Tuesday at 9 p.m. ET.
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National presidents tell U.Va. sororities to avoid fraternity events on Boys' Bid Night

FOX News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:15am
Sororities at the University of Virginia have been told to stay away from fraternity recruitment events scheduled Saturday.
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Utah Court Strips Criminal of Right to Counsel, and Some Lawyers Object

The New York Times - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:14am
The Utah Supreme Court recently ruled that it was justified in cutting off a white supremacist’s access to public defenders after he had behaved so badly with so many of them.






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Remembering the Space Shuttle Challenger explosion

CNN - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:11am
Here's a look at what you need to know about the 1986 Space Shuttle Challenger disaster.
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Reconciling yourself to higher tax

CNBC - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:00am
Financial advisors are being particularly aggressive about managing their clients' income-tax liability.
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NY Trader: Bull market has holes

CNBC - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 9:57am
Steve Grasso pokes holes in the tired bullish case for the stock market.
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FXCM to 'forgive' some negative balances

CNBC - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 9:55am
FXCM said it would "forgive" certain clients for negative balances as a result of the Swiss National Bank's decision to remove the cap on the franc.
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Hillary Clinton vs. Elizabeth Warren Could Be a Dream Match, for Republicans

The New York Times - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 9:54am
Many Republicans see a challenge by Ms. Warren as their party’s best hope to weaken, and potentially defeat, Mrs. Clinton in a contentious Democratic primary.






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High school's 'Uptown Funk' made Bruno Mars cry

CNN - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 9:54am
Which high school teacher would assign his students the Mark Ronson/Bruno Mars can't-stop-dancing-to-it hit "Uptown Funk"?
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Invest in emerging markets: Survey

CNBC - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 9:52am
A survey of the CNBC Financial Advisor Council is bullish on emerging markets as a hedge against market volatility.
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Spy drone operator was drinking

CNN - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 9:49am
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Kangaroo surviving alpine winter hops his way to dispelling 'No kangaroos in Austria' slogan

FOX News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 9:47am
A kangaroo is on the loose in frigid and snowy Austria, hopping his way toward dispelling a famous slogan.
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Jail for Kendrick Johnson's parents?

CNN - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 9:47am
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Russian spycraft in New York revealed by FBI

CNN - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 9:31am
The men would sometimes say they needed to meet to exchange tickets, but they never seemed to end up actually attending or discussing a sporting event or a concert.
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'He's shaken, but I'm fuming'

CNN - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 9:31am
As a noted memoirist and New York Times columnist who writes often about race, Charles Blow has spoken about the police killings of Michael Brown and Eric Garner, deaths that sparked a national debate over how police treat African-American men.
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Student bodyslams teacher in class

CNN - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 9:31am
A fight between a teacher and a student is caught on camera. CNN affiliate WPIX reports.
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2 dead in Home Depot incident

CNN - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 9:31am
Shoppers crowded into a Manhattan Home Depot store to prepare for an anticipated snowstorm streamed into the streets Sunday afternoon after an employee shot a store manager and then himself, according to NYPD spokesman Sgt. Brendan Ryan.
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4-year old calls 911, saves mom

CNN - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 9:31am
Calise Manning is being called a hero for helping her pregnant mother and calling 911 operators in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
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After killings by police, a debate roils over grand juries and the secrecy of their work

FOX News - Wed, 01/28/2015 - 9:30am
Grand juries have long held some of the criminal justice system's best-kept secrets.
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