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Rundown for June 3, 2013
12:06 PM EDT Comment

Army Pfc. Bradley Manning Goes On Trial

The court martial of Bradley Manning, the Army private charged with leaking hundreds of government and military documents to WikiLeaks, begins today in Maryland.

12:20 PM EDT 4 Comments

Turkey’s Prime Minister: Protests Not ‘Turkish Spring’

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is dismissing street protests against his rule as actions organized by extremists. He angrily rejected comparisons with the Arab Spring uprisings.

12:25 PM EDT Comment

Three ‘Storm Chasers’ Killed In Tornado

After a high-profile storm chaser, his son and his colleague were killed in the tornadoes that tore through Oklahoma Friday night, we look at the risks and rewards of storm chasing.

12:35 PM EDT 9 Comments

Sunscreen Buying Guide: What To Avoid

An expert explains what consumers should look for in a sunscreen and what they should avoid, including sprays and powders, the ingredient oxybenzone and sunscreen with SPF over 50.

12:40 PM EDT Comment

New Jersey Sen. Lautenberg Dead At Age 89

Senator Frank Lautenberg of New Jersey was the last surviving World War II veteran in the Senate. He was the son of Polish and Russian immigrants, and he founded the payroll services company ADP.

12:50 PM EDT 9 Comments

Photographer Gets Up Close With Whales

Bryant Austin has come up with a way to create incredible life-size photographs of whales. He spends hours floating motionless without breathing gear until the whales approach him.

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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.