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Rundown for April 26, 2013
12:06 PM EST 2 Comments

Firsthand Accounts From Carjack Victim And Police

Details are falling into place, as the 26-year-old man carjacked by the marathon bombing suspects tells his story to The Boston Globe, and more details from the search emerge.

12:15 PM EST 2 Comments

How Fast Can Someone Be ‘Radicalized’?

Of the many questions that have yet to be answered in the marathon bombing investigation, the toughest may be: Why? We take a look at how extremists recruit and radicalize members.

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Historic Midwest Floods, After Months Of Drought

Much of the Midwest has been experiencing severe flooding in recent weeks, including Illinois, Missouri, Iowa, Indiana, North Dakota, Mississippi and Michigan.

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A Path To Sight For Some Blinded By Hereditary Disease

The FDA has approved the first treatment that gives limited sight to people blinded by the genetic condition retinitis pigmentosa. The device, called the Argus II, works like an artificial retina.

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Muhammad Ali And The Vietnam War

As the great boxer Muhammad Ali continues to suffer from Parkinson’s Disease, we look back to one of the turning points in his fascinating life: when he refused to serve in the Vietnam War.

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Teenagers Create Impromptu Exhibit At San Francisco Museum Of Modern Art

As the pair toured the museum, they wondered if they could do better. So 16-year-old Kevin Nguyen decided to get creative.

June 3 3 Comments

‘Silver Linings Playbook’ Author Explores Conformity, Mental Health In New Teen Novel

Matthew Quick published his fourth young adult book, "Every Exquisite Thing," this week.

June 2 13 Comments

Do Meal Kits Provide Great Taste Along With Convenience?

Resident chef Kathy Gunst tested a multitude of meal kits, and gives co-host Jeremy Hobson the inside scoop.