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News Analysis: Role of Illness in Germanwings Crash Raises Worry About Stigma

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Monday - March 30, 2015 - 8:53pm
An intense focus on co-pilot Andreas Lubitz’s mental illness in the Germanwings jet crash raised concerns that it could stigmatize mentally ill people and make it harder to identify workers who pose a safety threat....
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Obama, Last Election Behind Him, Plans First Visit as President to Kenya

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Monday - March 30, 2015 - 8:42pm
President Obama will travel to Kenya in July to co-host a forum on entrepreneurship as part of an effort to support economic development in Africa....
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UConn 91, Dayton 70: UConn Women Trail at Halftime but Surge to Another Final Four

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Monday - March 30, 2015 - 8:39pm
The Huskies, led by Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis and Breanna Stewart, overwhelmed Dayton in the second half and reached their eighth straight national semifinals....
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Arizona Governor Vetoes Holding Back the Names of Officers in Shootings

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Monday - March 30, 2015 - 8:30pm
The legislation vetoed by Gov. Doug Ducey would have prevented law enforcement agencies from releasing the names for 60 days....
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As U.S. and Iran Seek Nuclear Deal, Saudi Arabia Makes Its Own Moves

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Monday - March 30, 2015 - 8:12pm
The talks themselves are already changing the dynamics of regional politics as Saudi Arabia, Iran’s chief regional rival, acts against Iranian-backed groups in Yemen, Syria and Iraq....
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News Analysis: Eroding Freedom in the Name of Freedom

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Monday - March 30, 2015 - 7:58pm
The Religious Freedom Restoration Act was adopted in 1993 to protect members of vulnerable religious minorities, but it has been transformed, critics say, into a law that allows some religious groups to undermine the rights of women, gays and lesbians,......
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Prosecutors Scrutinize Minorities’ Auto Loans

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Monday - March 30, 2015 - 6:58pm
Government authorities say auto sellers are singling out minority borrowers and extending them the costliest car loans, which could exacerbate the economic distress in some neighborhoods....
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Movement to Increase McDonald’s Minimum Wage Broadens Its Tactics

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Monday - March 30, 2015 - 5:52pm
Unions in the United States and elsewhere are increasing pressure on the fast-food giant by protesting its corporate practices to government bodies as well as planning strikes....
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Enterovirus 68 May Be Linked to Paralysis in Children, Study Says

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Monday - March 30, 2015 - 5:30pm
A new strain of a common respiratory virus may be responsible for partly paralyzing more than 100 children in 34 states since August, researchers reported....
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Woman Detained in Year-Old Son’s Death in Manhattan

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Monday - March 30, 2015 - 5:12pm
The mother locked herself in a Midtown restaurant’s bathroom with the child, who was taken to the hospital after he was found to be foaming at the mouth, the police said....
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First Draft: Rubio Confirms Date of ‘Big Announcement’

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Monday - March 30, 2015 - 4:44pm
The slow walk of candidates declaring they are running for president took another step forward on Monday with Senator Marco Rubio announcing plans to make a “big announcement” in a couple of weeks....
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Modern Explorers Seek a Place in a GPS World

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Monday - March 30, 2015 - 4:36pm
When every inch of the planet seems mapped, what’s left for the adventurous?...
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Jay Z Reveals Plans for Tidal, a Streaming Music Service

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Monday - March 30, 2015 - 4:00pm
In a business where artists seldom have direct control over how their work is consumed, musicians will be the majority owners of the company....
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Harvey Weinstein, Producer, Questioned by New York Police After Groping Accusation

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Monday - March 30, 2015 - 3:22pm
Mr. Weinstein has not been charged with any wrongdoing and, after being located by detectives, voluntarily accompanied the police to be questioned about the matter....
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Foreclosure to Home Free, as 5-Year Clock Expires

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Monday - March 30, 2015 - 2:36pm
Thousands of homeowners who stopped paying mortgages years ago may have an out as statutes of limitations expire, though banks are fighting back....
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