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Mysterious killer of America's honeybees could make dinner a bland meal

May 2nd, 2007 11:15 pm by SETH BORENSTEIN

Beekeepers in the past few months have lost one-quarter of their colonies due to what scientists have dubbed Colony Collapse Disorder.

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Father charged after baby dies in hot car

May 2nd, 2007 10:51 pm by Associated Press

CHATTANOOGA - A 15-month-old boy left in a sweltering car set off a motion detector alarm several times before the father charged in the infant's death turned the alarm off remotely from his nearby office.

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Immigration talks bog down over treatment of migrants' families

May 2nd, 2007 10:21 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - Who should get a preference when it comes to immigrants? For decades, relatives of those already in the United States have moved to the front of the line.

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Names in the News - May 2, 2007

May 1st, 2007 11:36 pm by Staff Report

NEW YORK - R. Kelly has written a new song, "Rise Up," about healing in the aftermath of the April 16 shootings at Virginia Tech. A gunman killed 32 people and himself on the university's campus in Blacksburg.

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Helmet bill would exempt persons age 21 and over

May 1st, 2007 11:30 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE - A licensed motorcyclist at least 21 years old would have the option of wearing a helmet under legislation that narrowly passed the House Transportation Committee on Tuesday.

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President Bush vetoes bill to pull troops out of Iraq

May 1st, 2007 11:30 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - President Bush vetoed legislation to pull U.S. troops out of Iraq Tuesday night in a historic showdown with Congress over whether the unpopular and costly war should end or escalate.

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Officials urge caution over reports that al-Qaida leader has been killed

May 1st, 2007 11:30 pm by Associated Press

BAGHDAD - U.S. and Iraqi officials chased reports Tuesday that the leader of al-Qaida in Iraq was killed by rivals north of Baghdad. But U.S. authorities urged caution and warned that even if the claim were true, the death of the shadowy Abu Ayyub al-

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Fear, frustration keep attendance low at immigration rallies held across U.S.

May 1st, 2007 11:30 pm by Associated Press

LOS ANGELES - Immigration rallies held nationwide Tuesday produced only a fraction of the million-plus protesters who turned out last year, as fear about raids and frustration that the marches haven't pushed Congress to pass reform kept many people at

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Nation/World briefs, May 2, 2007

May 1st, 2007 11:30 pm by Staff Report

World Bank expresses concern over Wolfowitz

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Businesses say smoking ban would eliminate freedom of choice

May 1st, 2007 11:12 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE - Tennessee business owners opposed to banning smoking in workplaces told lawmakers on Tuesday that the measures would hurt them by eliminating their freedom to choose how to run their businesses.

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