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Top Stories: Jolie's Mastectomy; IRS's Targeting Of Groups

Good morning.

Our early headlines:

Actress Angelina Jolie Shares Story Of Her Double Mastectomy.

Russian Security Service Claims To Have Uncovered CIA Agent.

Afghan Taxes Weigh Heavily On U.S. Contractors, Report Says.

Book News: Amazon Debuts Its Virtual Currency.

Other stories of the morning:

— "IRS Officials In Washington Were Involved In Targeting Of Conservative Groups." (The Washington Post)

— Associated Press Blasts Justice Department's Search Of Reporters' Phone Records. (Morning Edition)

— Cleveland Kidnappings Suspect Was Previously Accused, But Not Formally Charged, With Abusing Common-Law Wife And Threatening Neighbors. (The Plain Dealer)

— New Orleans Police Identify One Suspect In Mother's Day Shooting That Injured 19. (The Times-Picayune)

— "Comfort Women" Were "Necessary" During World War II, Prominent Japanese Politician Says. (BBC News)



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