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Rundown for July 13, 2012
12:06 PM EST 3 Comments

Is Bain The Bane Of Romney’s Political Existence?

As President Obama and Republican rival Mitt Romney continue to accuse each other of lying and distorting facts, we’re learning more about one of the key things they’re fighting about: when Mitt Romney left Bain Capital.

12:15 PM EST 2 Comments

Olympic Athletes Turn To Scientists In Going For The Gold

Since the first modern Olympics, athletes have trained to perfect their form. Now scientists and technicians are analyzing an athlete’s every movement to give an edge.

12:35 PM EST 2 Comments

Season Expanded, Quotas Lifted For Montana Gray Wolf Hunting

In Montana, wildlife officials have approved a more expansive wolf hunt this year, lifting the quota on gray wolf killings, and for the first time allowing the capture of the wolves in traps.

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Senator Raises New Questions About Toyota Safety

Iowa Republican Senator Chuck Grassley is looking into whether federal agencies were too quick to wrap up the investigation and clear Toyota over safety concerns.

12:50 PM EST 2 Comments

‘Rizzoli And Isles’ Creator Mines Chinese Roots In Latest Book

Author Tess Gerritsen wrote the murder mysteries that inspired the TNT series “Rizzoli and Isles.” In her novel “The Silent Girl” she mines her Chinese heritage.

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