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New rule demands parity for mental health coverage

New rule demands parity for mental health coverage

November 9th, 2013 1:25 pm by KEVIN FREKING, Associated Press

It's final: Health insurance companies must cover mental illness and substance abuse just as they cover physical diseases.

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Few options for Obama to fix cancellations problem

Few options for Obama to fix cancellations problem

November 9th, 2013 1:22 pm by RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press

President Barack Obama says he'll do everything he can to help people coping with health insurance cancellations, but legally and practically his options appear limited.

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Geneva talks over Iran's disputed nuclear program hit snag

Geneva talks over Iran's disputed nuclear program hit snag

November 9th, 2013 1:22 pm by OHN HEILPRIN and MATTHEW LEE, Associated Press

France raised questions Saturday about whether a proposed deal to temporarily curb Iran's nuclear program went far enough, complicating negotiations with the Iranians and casting doubt on whether an agreement could be reached soon.

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Trans fat doesn't stir much 'nanny state' debate

Trans fat doesn't stir much 'nanny state' debate

November 9th, 2013 1:21 pm by CONNIE CASS, Associated Press

They are among our most personal daily decisions: what to eat or drink. Maybe what to inhale. Now that the government's banning trans fat, does that mean it's revving up to take away our choice to consume all sorts of other unhealthy stuff?

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WWII Doolittle Raiders making final toast

WWII Doolittle Raiders making final toast

November 9th, 2013 1:20 pm by DAN SEWELL, Associated Press

Thousands of visitors streamed to the national Air Force museum on Saturday to pay a Veterans Day weekend tribute to the few surviving members of the Doolittle Raiders as they planned to make their ceremonial final toast together.

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AP Essay: For boomers, JFK death ripples still

AP Essay: For boomers, JFK death ripples still

November 9th, 2013 1:17 pm by TED ANTHONY, AP National Writer

We cannot get past it, we Americans. Not a half century later. Maybe not even ever.

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Arrests made in death of national champ boxer

Arrests made in death of national champ boxer

November 9th, 2013 1:14 pm by Associated Press

PHOENIX (AP) — Phoenix police say they have made two arrests in connection with the beating death of a 17-year-old national champion boxer.

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Olympic torch goes on first spacewalk

Olympic torch goes on first spacewalk

November 9th, 2013 12:49 pm by Associated Press

An Olympic torch took a spacewalk for the first time Saturday, carefully held by two Russian cosmonauts outside the International Space Station as it orbited some 260 miles above Earth.

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Inmates attack child rape suspect, police seize 'pungent' pot and more this week in crime

Inmates attack child rape suspect, police seize 'pungent' pot and more this week in crime

November 9th, 2013 10:00 am by Staff Report

The most viewed crime stories written by the Times-News staff, for the week of Nov. 1 through Nov. 8.

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More than 100 dead in typhoon onslaught in Philippines

More than 100 dead in typhoon onslaught in Philippines

November 8th, 2013 11:31 pm by Associated Press

Rescuers in the central Philippines counted at least 100 dead and many more injured Saturday a day after one of the most powerful typhoons on record ripped through the region, wiping away buildings and leveling seaside homes.

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