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3D print technology provides 'robohand' to 7-year-old girl
Although she never had much interest in prosthetic limbs before, Faith Lennox couldn't wait to slip on her new robohand and road-test it.
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Defense rests in 1st phase of Boston Marathon bombing trial
UPDATE: Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzkokhar Tsarnaev rested their case in his federal death penalty trial Tuesday after presenting a brief case aimed at showing his late older brother was t...
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Iran nuke talks drag past deadline
UPDATE: Nuclear talks between Iran and six world powers will pass the negotiators' self-imposed Tuesday night deadline to produce the outline of an agreement and will be extended by at least a day,...
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Georgia News Roundup
UPDATE - State House backs charge on strip clubs to fight trafficking - State Senate OKs 5 percent raises for judges, public lawyers
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Monsanto donates $4M to effort to save monarch butterflies
Agribusiness giant Monsanto Co. says it will commit $4 million to help stem the decline of monarch butterflies.
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Iraq premier: Troops in center of Islamic State-held Tikrit
Iraqi forces battled Islamic State militants holed up in downtown Tikrit, going house to house Tuesday in search of snipers and booby traps, and the prime minister said security forces had reached ...
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Yemen civilians shudder, bristle under bombing campaign
Yemeni civilians shuddered in fear and bristled with anger under an intense Saudi-led bombing campaign against Shiite rebels on Tuesday, day six of fighting that prompted international aid organiza...
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US to pledge up to 28 percent emission cut in global treaty
UPDATE: The United States pledged Tuesday to cut its greenhouse gas emissions up to 28 percent as its contribution to a global treaty aimed at preventing the worst effects of climate change.
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Lufthansa: Co-pilot told flight school of depressive episode
UPDATE: Lufthansa knew six years ago that the co-pilot of the passenger plane that crashed in the French Alps last week had suffered from a "serious depressive episode," the German airline said Tue...
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Solar-powered plane lands in China on round-the-world flight
A groundbreaking solar-powered plane successfully flew from Myanmar to central China early Tuesday as part of an historic round-the-world journey promoting renewable energy use.
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