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Mom, son stolen in '73 reunite

published about 3 hours ago
Mom, son stolen in '73 reunite
It was a hug kept on hold for more than 41 years. The hug of a mother and son whose lives were abruptly separated four decades ago.

Homeless veterans shut out of American dream?

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Homeless veterans shut out of American dream?
Karlene S. is a 35-year-old Army veteran who served as part of the post-9/11 war against terrorism. A single parent, she has three children, the youngest two diagnosed with ADHD and other ongoing special needs. She herself has health issues, including hypertension and depression. While she has tried to provide for her family by working at Target, she still cannot afford her rent.

Candlelight vigil marks 1 month since deadly Nepal quake

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Candlelight vigil marks 1 month since deadly Nepal quake
Hundreds of people held a candlelight vigil in Nepal's capital Monday evening to mark one month since the earthquake that killed thousands of people and affected millions.

Duggars' show hangs in balance

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Duggars' show hangs in balance
Will the show go on?


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Puerto Rican man propped up in taxi during his wake

Veteran taxi driver Victor Perez Cardona got a final sendoff in the vehicle he drove for a living

Yemen peace talks falter before they begin

UN-sponsored initiative to end weeks of deadly ground fighting and Saudi-led airstrikes gets off to an ominous start

Another legal step toward prison for ex-Israeli leader

Former PM Ehud Olmert, already facing years in prison on separate charges, gets 8 months for taking cash from U.S. businessman

Sudan seizes print runs of 10 newspapers in crackdown

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Sudan seizes print runs of 10 newspapers in crackdown
National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) officers often confiscate newspapers over articles they deem inappropriate, but it is rare for them to seize so many ... more

Independent candidate rides hated of politics in Mexico

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Independent candidate rides hated of politics in Mexico
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexicans' disgust with corrupt, aloof, high-living politicians has a name, and it's El Bronco. The horseback-riding, boot-clad, tough-talking Jaime Rodriguez lives ... more

Chicago Rap Duo Making Satirical Video To Draw Attention To Homelessness

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Chicago Rap Duo Making Satirical Video To Draw Attention To Homelessness
Some young Chicago performers took their act to an unlikely place recently, Lower Wacker Drive, to deliver a message.

Military Historian’s New Book Takes In-Depth Look At America’s Military Actions Around The World

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Military Historian’s New Book Takes In-Depth Look At America’s Military Actions Around The World
As the nation observes Memorial Day, a new book takes an in-depth look at America's many military actions over its history.

Instagram are set to seduce lazy users with those really annoying email digests

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The “Highlights” will be sent to lure those who’ve strayed from the app, showing them exactly what they’ve been missing out on.

BLU Win HD LTE hands-on: An affordable dual SIM Windows Phone that exceeds expectations

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BLU Win HD LTE hands-on: An affordable dual SIM Windows Phone that exceeds expectations
While browsing through the Microsoft Store I stumbled across a Windows Phone priced at just $199. It turns out that the BLU Win HD LTE ... more

$1.8 billion disappears in Russia space program

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Russia's space industry is in crisis, with $1.8 billion of its budget lost in shady transactions, officials said.

Bulls become buddies with bulldog

Nick Dietz compiles some of the latest and greatest viral videos

Bulls become buddies with bulldog

Nick Dietz compiles some of the latest and greatest viral videos, including an apprehensive bulldog making some new friends and an epic Memorial Day weekend ... more

CNET reviews all-in-one smart credit cards

Digital payment providers are trying to make your wallet obsolete. Our partners at CNET are reporting on “smart cards” technology that allows you to keep ... more

Earthquake reality check: Facts behind "San Andreas"

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Hollywood blockbuster unleashes total earthquake devastation; where's the line between fact and fiction?

Charter reportedly close to buying Time Warner Cable in a $55 billion deal

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Good news for Time Warner Cable shareholders — it looks like you’re about to get a better deal than the one Comcast was offering. Bloomberg reports that ... more

Andy Murray v Facundo Arguello: French Open 2015 – live!

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Andy Murray v Facundo Arguello: French Open 2015 – live!
No3 seed takes on world No139 on Philippe-Chatrier CourtEmail: gerard.meagher@guardian.co.uk | Tweet: @gerard_meagher 4.53pm BST I stand corrected. Murray serves first… 4.51pm BST The players ... more

Liverpool striker Divock Origi named in ‘Ligue 1 worst team of the season’

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Liverpool striker Divock Origi named in ‘Ligue 1 worst team of the season’
• £10m signing included in team by L’Equipe for his performances with Lille• Liverpool signed striker last summer but allowed him to stay in France ... more

Trevor Bayliss expertise in white ball cricket a fine fit for England

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Trevor Bayliss expertise in white ball cricket a fine fit for England
Australian becomes new head coach at time when England appear to be searching for a new manner of playing. Bayliss’s pedigree looks ideal for task• ... more

NBA defends decision to eject Al Horford in Hawks' loss to Cavaliers

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NBA defends decision to eject Al Horford in Hawks' loss to Cavaliers
The Cleveland Cavaliers' 114-111 overtime playoff victory  against the Atlanta Hawks may have showcased LeBron James' knack for clutch performances, but it also had arguably ... more

Jorge Soler, Chris Coghlan move up in Cubs' batting order

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Jorge Soler, Chris Coghlan move up in Cubs' batting order
A brief mist fell Monday morning on Wrigley Field, where the Chicago Cubs open an important three-game series against Washington.

NBA defends decision to eject Al Horford in Hawks' loss to Cavaliers

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NBA defends decision to eject Al Horford in Hawks' loss to Cavaliers
The Cleveland Cavaliers' 114-111 overtime playoff victory  against the Atlanta Hawks may have showcased LeBron James' knack for clutch performances, but it also had arguably ... more

Memorial Day kicks off free museum admission for military personnel, families

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Memorial Day kicks off free museum admission for military personnel, families
Memorial Day marks the start of free museum admission for members of the U.S. military and their families. 

Home of the Day: Top-flight Airplane Craftsman in Mar Vista

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Home of the Day: Top-flight Airplane Craftsman in Mar Vista
This picture-perfect Airplane Craftsman bungalow sits on nearly half an acre on a tree-lined street in Mar Vista. Built in 1915, the residence is distinguished ... more

Former Buffy Stars Sarah Michelle Gellar and Alyson Hannigan Reunite

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Former Buffy Stars Sarah Michelle Gellar and Alyson Hannigan Reunite
The Scooby Gang is back
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In Transit: Touring West Greenland, With Camera

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In Transit: Touring West Greenland, With Camera
Big Chill Adventures will take you to glaciers and fjords; you bring your photographer’s eye.
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Sharon Osbourne taking time off from "The Talk"

"The Talk" co-host "collapsed from mental and physical fatigue" on Friday, her rep said, and has been advised to take time and rest

Chris Pratt pre-apologizes for "Jurassic World" junkets

The actor took to Facebook and issued an advance mea culpa ahead of any offensive statements he'll make promoting the movie

Bulls become buddies with bulldog

Nick Dietz compiles some of the latest and greatest viral videos

Bulls become buddies with bulldog

Nick Dietz compiles some of the latest and greatest viral videos, including an apprehensive bulldog making some new friends and an epic Memorial Day weekend ... more

"Game of Thrones" recap: "The Gift"

Two major characters finally meet, Cersei gets ensnared in her own plot and things continue to be awful for Sansa in Winterfell

Scanning healthy brains for early clue to Alzheimer's

Scientists are peeking into the brains of healthy seniors to try to figure out what causes Alzheimer's

Feeding America's craving for natural foods

Small start-ups and major food companies alike are scrambling to keep up with the growing consumer demand for foods that seem healthier and include more ... more

Where you live may affect babies' risk of SIDS deaths

Sudden infant death syndrome is rare, but new research suggests why certain areas have a higher risk than others

Five dead, dozens wounded in Afghan government compound bombing

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Five dead, dozens wounded in Afghan government compound bombing
Amy R. ConnollyKABUL, Afghanistan, May 25 (UPI) -- Five people were killed and some 60 were injured when a powerful truck bomb slammed into a ... more

'Beautiful Mind' producer Brian Grazer remembers John and Alicia Nash

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'Beautiful Mind' producer Brian Grazer remembers John and Alicia Nash
Karen ButlerLOS ANGELES, May 25 (UPI) -- Hollywood producer Brian Grazer has expressed his sorrow over the car-crash deaths of mathematician John Nash and his ... more