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Union ruling comes at bad time for NCAA
They’re battling in courtrooms, and could one day meet over a bargaining table.
Mudslide recovery brings tears to searchers
Firefighter Jeff McClelland uncovered a body on the moon-like surface that blankets what used to be the community of Oso. Suddenly, he realized the dead man’s son and brother were among the volunteers scouring the debris field.
Sober smartphone app aids boozers’ recovery: Study
A smartphone app for recovering alcoholics that includes a panic button and sounds an alert when they get too close to taverns helped keep some on the wagon, researchers who developed the tool found.
Newfound pink world lurks at solar system fringes
Peering into the far reaches of the solar system, astronomers have spied a pink frozen world 7 1/2 billion miles from the sun.
Birth control rule seems to divide Supreme Court
Seemingly divided, the Supreme Court struggled Tuesday with the question of whether companies have religious rights, a case challenging President Barack Obama’s health overhaul and its guarantee of birth control in employees’ preventive care plans.
LA doctors practice speeding up trauma care
Before the car-wreck victim reached the emergency room, doctors, residents and nurses at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center knew what to expect by glancing at their smartphones.
Justices tackle health law birth control coverage
Supreme Court justices are weighing whether corporations have religious rights that exempt them from part of the new health care law that requires coverage of birth control for employees at no extra charge.
Navy: Base shooting suspect didn’t have own weapon
A civilian suspect approached a destroyer docked at the world’s largest naval base late Monday, disarmed a petty officer on watch and fatally shot a sailor, according to the Navy.
Voices crying for help stop in Washington mudslide
Voices of people crying for help in the wreckage of a deadly Washington state mudslide have stopped, and hopes of finding any more survivors waned as searchers pulled more bodies from the tangled debris field and crews worked through the night into Monday.
St. Louis author aims to honor German heritage
In a city where the physical and cultural specter of Anheuser-Busch still looms large, other living landmarks of those Teutonic roots can be difficult to spot.
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