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Asia
6:47 am
Fri May 29, 2015

Bees Were Literally Gao Bingguo's Knees

Originally published on Fri May 29, 2015 6:54 am

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Art and Culture
6:41 am
Fri May 29, 2015

McLennan History in The Palm of Your Hand

Stephen Sloan places one of the Waco History App signs inside Jasper's BBQ
Carlos Morales

Around Waco and McLennan county you’ll find lots of different museums – there’s the Texas Ranger hall of fame, the Dr. Pepper Museum, the Red Men Museum – the list goes on. But what’s missing is a site dedicated to local history. That is until recently - and it fits in the palm of your hand.


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The Two-Way
5:55 am
Fri May 29, 2015

Amid Corruption Scandal, FIFA Will Hold Presidential Election

FIFA President Sepp Blatter attends a press conference in Jerusalem on May 19.
Tsafrir Abayov AP

Just two days after a group of leading officials were arrested and charged with corruption and bribery, FIFA, soccer's world governing body, is holding a presidential election.

The Swiss Joseph "Sepp" Blatter, who has been FIFA's chief since 1998, is facing off with Prince Ali bin al-Hussein of Jordan, but don't expect a big shakeup.

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NPR Story
4:08 am
Fri May 29, 2015

Democrat O'Malley To Announce Presidential Bid In Baltimore

Originally published on Fri May 29, 2015 6:26 am

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NPR Story
4:08 am
Fri May 29, 2015

Administration Announces Controversial Plan To Protect Sage Grouse

Originally published on Fri May 29, 2015 6:26 am

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