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Boston Says It Has A Plan To Erase The Gender Wage Gap
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Putting A Price On 'Dueling Dinosaur' Fossils
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Women Still Make Less Than Men For Same Work
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White House Optimistic At Deadline To Fix Obamacare
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This photo taken on Nov. 9 and released on Nov. 30 by North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency shows American Merrill Newman inking his thumbprint onto a written apology for his alleged crimes both as a tourist and during his participation in the Korean War. KCNA/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A New Worry Looms Online For The Affordable Care Act
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How to make dead fish look attractive? That's the challenge New York-based duo Shimon and Tammar Rothstein faced when they were hired to do the photography for famed French chef Eric Ripert's book On the Line. Photos by Shimon and Tammar, Courtesy of Shimon and Tammar hide caption

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From Lab To Lectern, Scientists Learn To Turn On the Charm
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Chuck Shelton in the cold room at Albemarle CiderWorks in Virginia, which makes sparkling alcoholic cider with some of the same apple varieties used by Thomas Jefferson. Meredith Rizzo/NPR hide caption

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Party Like It's 1799: Traditional Cider Makes A Comeback
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A Killer As A Child, Teenage Assassin Now Free In U.S.
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From Shop Class To Shipyard: Oregon's Plan For Industrial Interns
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Costumed As Homeless, Mormon Bishop Teaches A Lesson In Compassion
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Black Friday's Mission Creep: When The Holiday Deals Are Elsewhere
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'Retail Theater:' Inflated Retail Prices Meant To Look Like Steals
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