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Concussions Are Most Likely During Practice In High School And College 
  Mon, 04 May 2015 12:18:25 -0400 
    Frequent football practices might account for the higher concussion risk in older players, a study says. But it should be easier to avoid concussions during practice compared to game day.


5 Things To Know About The Organizers Of Muhammad Cartoon Contest 
  Mon, 04 May 2015 11:23:00 -0400 
    The American Freedom Defense Initiative is considered a hate group by some, but the group says its Muhammad-drawing contest in Garland, Texas, was an event celebrating free speech.


McDonald's CEO Promises 'Modern, Progressive Burger Company' 
  Mon, 04 May 2015 10:59:00 -0400 
    "The reality is, our recent performance has been poor," McDonald's President and CEO Steve Easterbrook said in a video released Monday.


Police Near Dallas Kill 2 Armed Men At Muhammad Cartoon Contest 
  Mon, 04 May 2015 05:04:00 -0400 
    Two men were shot and killed on Sunday after they open fired outside an event featuring a contest to draw cartoons of the prophet Muhammad near Dallas. A security guard was shot during the attack.


Baltimore Lifts Curfew But Problems Run Deep In Sandtown 
  Mon, 04 May 2015 05:04:00 -0400 
    Residents hope charges brought against 6 officers in connection with Freddie Gray's death will bring justice to his case. But many who live in the area where Gray was arrested, say problems continue.


Beyond Quid Pro Quo: What Counts As Political Corruption? 
  Mon, 04 May 2015 05:04:00 -0400 
    Under narrow definitions of corruption, candidates courting billionaires to fuel their White House bids doesn't qualify. But some activists, on the left and the right, argue that it should.


A Town Divided Over The Next Chapter Of An Iconic Harper Lee Book 
  Mon, 04 May 2015 05:04:00 -0400 
    There's plenty of speculation about whether the octogenarian author really intended to release the manuscript, discovered by her lawyer last year.


Sepsis, A Wily Killer, Stymies Doctors' Efforts To Tame It 
  Mon, 04 May 2015 05:04:00 -0400 
    It's a deadly combination of infection and inflammation striking more than a million Americans every year. Doctors can treat the symptoms of sepsis, but they still can't treat the underlying problem.


Where Poor Kids Grow Up Makes A Huge Difference 
  Mon, 04 May 2015 04:34:00 -0400 
    Poor kids who moved to neighborhoods with less poverty did much better than those who didn't move.


A Landscape Of Abundance Becomes A Landscape Of Scarcity 
  Mon, 04 May 2015 03:21:00 -0400 
    Photographer Matt Black spends his days capturing images that illustrate the impact of the drought on people living in California's Central Valley.


A Woman Uses Art To Come To Terms With Her Father's Death 
  Mon, 04 May 2015 03:03:28 -0400 
    Artist Jennifer Rodgers' father was hospitalized for seven months with sepsis before he died. She used the creative process to try to comprehend his suffering and her loss.


A Poker Battle Against A Computer 
  Sun, 03 May 2015 17:23:51 -0400 
    On this day in 1997, Boris Kasparov, the world's top chess player, faced off against IBM's chess-playing supercomputer, Deep Blue — and lost. This week, professional poker players are trying something similar in Pittsburgh, and they're winning.


For Filipinos, Manny Pacquiao Remains A Symbol Of Hope 
  Sun, 03 May 2015 17:23:00 -0400 
    Saturday's "Fight of the Century" ended in disappointment for Manny Pacquiao fans. But for Filipino-American families, he remains a hero for the ages.


In Baltimore, The Curfew Ends And Residents Observe A Day Of Reflection 
  Sun, 03 May 2015 17:23:00 -0400 
    Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake lifted the citywide curfew and Maryland's governor declared Sunday a day of prayer and peace.


5 Things You Should Know About Ben Carson 
  Sun, 03 May 2015 17:03:00 -0400 
    The pediatric neurosurgeon, who entered the presidential race Sunday night, performed pioneering operations on conjoined twins and hasn't held public office before. Here's what you might not know.
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