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Politics

  • Secret Service officer in front of White House

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    Report: Secret Service stretched too thin

    The Secret Service is stretched "beyond its limits" and needs more training, more staff and a director from outside its ranks -- and the White House needs a…

Family

Money

  • Stocks Wall Street

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    Dow jumps 421 points, best day since 2011

    Scrooge has left the building. Heck, he's not even on the same planet anymore.

    The Dow shot up 421 points Thursday for its best day in more than three years.…

Weather

  • California drought rains

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    11 trillion gallons of rain to end CA drought

    About 11 trillion gallons of rain, or nearly 17 million Olympic swimming pools full.

    That's how much water California needs to recover from its extreme drought…

Technology

  • Curiosity Mars rover

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    Mars has gas; a fuzzy sign of life?

    A NASA rover has found the building blocks of life on Mars. They might be the product of past or present life on the Red Planet -- or they might not be.

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