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U.S., Allies Urge All Sides In Ukraine To Pull Back From Brink

The U.S. and European powers are hoping that the government and protesters can restart a political dialogue. But they have few levers of influence. Russia has plenty of leverage, but different aims.

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Spirit Airlines Taps A Nation Of Hate Fliers

Spirit Airlines is one of America's fastest-growing airlines. It's also among the least popular airlines in America. How can one airline be both things at once?

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Parents And Teens Aren't Up To Speed On HPV Risks, Doctors Say

Only one third of teenage girls have gotten the recommended three shots of HPV vaccine to protect against cervical cancer. Doctors are trying to figure out what will get them in the door.

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Female Figure Skaters Compete For Gold — And The Sport's Future

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Parents And Teens Aren't Up To Speed On HPV Risks, Doctors Say

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Insurance, Not Injuries, May Determine Who Goes To Trauma Centers

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U.S., Allies Urge All Sides In Ukraine To Pull Back From Brink

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Years After Tragedy, Norwegian Pop Star Returns To World Stage

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