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For Healthy Liberians, Life Continues — With Some Adjustments 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:51:00 -0400 
    The million-plus healthy residents of Liberia's capital, Monrovia, are doing their best to maintain their lives in a city where Ebola has killed more than 1,300.


Partisan Divide Over Voting Rights Has Intensified In Obama Era 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:27:11 -0400 
    Since his early days in politics, President Obama has championed the cause of expanding access to the ballot box. But that cause is facing growing resistance, in the guise of preventing "voter fraud."


In Silicon Valley, Paying For Access To Peace Of Mind 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:27:11 -0400 
    The San Francisco area is the home to the high-tech sector and has a history of embracing Eastern spirituality. Now the two meet in the yoga and meditation classes popular with the local tech workers.


Don't Let History Of Kansas City Royals' Name Steer You Wrong 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:27:11 -0400 
    What's in a name? Bob Peterson President and CEO of the American Royal tells Robert Siegel where the local baseball team got their name and why the main event this week is not at Kauffman Stadium.


World Series A Matchup Of Two Post-Season Upstarts 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:27:11 -0400 
    Game one of the World Series begins tonight between the San Francisco Giants and the Kansas City Royals. Relief pitching and scrappy play by both teams are expected to make the series close.


Duke Energy CEO: 'I Don't Think Of Myself As A Powerful Woman' 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:27:11 -0400 
    Female executives are a rarity in the energy industry. But Lynn Good, CEO of Duke Energy, took the helm of the utility giant just as it was grappling with some very public challenges.


Obama Has To Balance His Base Without Hurting Dems In Red States 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:27:00 -0400 
    If Democrats have a chance of hanging onto Senate seats in southern states, they need to do well with African American voters. But for President Obama, that creates a difficult balance between turning out the base and energizing GOP voters who don't like him.


From NFL To 'Scandal,' Whole Foods Buys TV Ads To Boost Its Brand 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:09:00 -0400 
    A pioneer in selling organic, sustainable groceries, Whole Foods now finds itself beset by competitors. So it's launching its first national ad blitz to sell socially conscious consumers on its story.


Hospitals Struggle To Beat Back Serious Infections 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:05:00 -0400 
    About 75,000 patients a year die from infections they caught in the hospital. A Kaiser Health News analysis finds that nearly 700 hospitals across the nation have higher than expected infection rates.


Who's Catching Your Cellphone Conversations? 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:39:00 -0400 
    The police do it. The FBI does it. Could be, foreign governments do it. With the right equipment, people can hijack your cellphone calls and texts and listen in.


Will A Sting, A Court Award And A Protest Help Stop Global Sex Trafficking? 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:23:00 -0400 
    Stories of trafficking — including a sting using a "Walking Dead" actress — are making headlines. An expert talks about the practice, which victimizes millions around the world.


American Freed After Months Of Detention In North Korea 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:13:00 -0400 
    Jeffrey Fowle was arrested in June for allegedly leaving a Bible in his North Korean hotel room. Americans Matthew Miller and Kenneth Bae remain in custody.


When The Economy Goes Down, Vasectomies Go Up 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:04:00 -0400 
    It's well known that people are less eager to have children when the economy sours. And it looks like men got really serious about that during the Great Recession.


DHS: Travelers From West Africa Limited To 5 U.S. Airports 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:36:00 -0400 
    Passengers from Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea will be subject to secondary screening at JFK, Newark, Dulles, Atlanta and Chicago.


A Tale Of Two Cities: World Series Fever Takes Hold In SF, KC 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:27:00 -0400 
    In San Francisco, there's a lot of confidence. In Kansas City, which gets its first shot at the championship rings in nearly 30 years, the excitement is palpable.
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For Healthy Liberians, Life Continues — With Some Adjustments  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:51:00 -0400
Partisan Divide Over Voting Rights Has Intensified In Obama Era  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:27:11 -0400
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