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National & World Study: Cutting carbon dioxide saves 3,500 US lives a year Study: Cutting carbon dioxide saves 3,500 US lives a year
The Obama Administration's hotly debated plan to reduce heat-trapping carbon dioxide from the nation's power plants will save about 3,500 lives a year by cutting back on other types of pollution as well, a new independent study concludes.
National & World Former tech executive Carly Fiorina enters presidential race Former tech executive Carly Fiorina enters presidential race
Former technology executive Carly Fiorina formally entered the 2016 presidential race on Monday, launching a Republican White House bid in a morning announcement that highlighted her role as a leading critic of Democratic contender Hillary Rodham Clinton.
National & World Baltimore mayor lifts curfew 6 days after riots Baltimore mayor lifts curfew 6 days after riots
Six days after the death of Freddie Gray sparked riots in Baltimore, the city's mayor lifted a citywide curfew on Sunday morning, signaling an end to the extraordinary measures taken to ensure public safety amid an outcry over police practices.
National & World With rescue near, Boko Haram stoned Nigerian girls to death With rescue near, Boko Haram stoned Nigerian girls to death
Even with the crackle of gunfire signaling rescuers were near, the horrors did not end: Boko Haram fighters stoned captives to death, some girls and women were crushed by an armored car and three died when a land mine exploded as they walked to freedom.