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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 06:54:00 -0500The man told police he inherited the money after his parents died and put it in the television for safe keeping, time passed. He forgot all about the money and gave the TV to a friend.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 06:24:46 -0500A cafe in Bourges, France, thought it won a top rating for its food. Great news — except the star was meant for a restaurant with the same name 100 miles away.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:37:00 -0500While a new mattress was often a purchase put off as long as possible, consumers today are replacing their mattresses more often.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:11:00 -0500A team of scientists is flying the globe to track greenhouse gases in the atmosphere. We join a crew over the Arctic as they measure things they say computer models could never pick up.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:11:00 -0500China is debating how to react to the death of Kim Jong Nam, half-brother of North Korea's leader. Some think that the dead man could potentially have headed a more China-friendly North Korean regime.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:11:00 -0500The Mexican government does little to welcome home deportees from the U.S., but it will now pay U.S. lawyers millions to help its citizens fight deportation. Mass repatriation would cost much more.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:11:00 -0500Kenya's government wants to run a rail line across Nairobi National Park. Environmentalists are against the plan. The government says the line will use a platform above the park to lesson its impact.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:11:00 -0500President Trump is in Florida and Vice President Pence is overseas meeting with European and NATO officials. Rachel Martin talks to Robert Costa, national political reporter for The Washington Post.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:11:00 -0500Rachel Martin talks to Jeffrey Gettleman — East Africa correspondent for The New York Times — about South Sudan's spreading civil war. The U.N. accuses the government of blocking aid supplies.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:11:00 -0500Security forces have begun an operation to retake the western half of the Iraqi city of Mosul from the Islamic State. The U.S. and other international troops are there advising and assisting them.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:05:00 -0500Denver's innovative approach to school choice gets high marks from many parents and pundits. The program also raises questions about the limitations of choice in narrowing access and equity gaps.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:03:00 -0500Scientific evidence showing health benefits from engaging in the arts is still weak. But Los Angeles students in their 80s say their poetry class gives them joy, solace, community and a voice.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:02:00 -0500New guidelines encourage doctors to tell patients to try non-drug therapies for acute lower back pain first.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:01:00 -0500Krauss' new album is her first solo effort in 18 years, but she and Cannon — who produced Windy City — go back much further than that.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 04:43:00 -0500Just before leaving office, the Obama administration banned the use of lead ammunition on federal land. Some hunters want President Trump to reverse the ban.