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  1. 14 genes that may affect cancer treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | KNDO

    The researchers also say the findings suggest it could be possible to help people avoid unnecessary cancer treatments that won't likely benefit them. "The history of cancer treatment is filled with overreaction," said principal investigator Gary Karpen, a senior scientist at the U.S. Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in Berkeley, Calif.

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  2. In New Mexico, New Deal legacy gets a second lookRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2016 | KNDO

    Amid the misery of the Great Depression, Rupert Lopez gratefully worked for $1 a day for the Civilian Conservation Corps, making adobe-block walls for a new regional National Park Service administration building in Santa Fe, New Mexico. The 100-year anniversary of the National Park Service is igniting new interest in the majestic Spanish-pueblo themed building that Lopez and other "CCC boys" built, along with other remote cabins, furniture and artwork of the 1930s that transformed and popularized national and state parks while putting millions of impoverished Americans back to work.

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  3. How Clinton's and Trump's economic prescriptions clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | KNDO

    Republican Donald Trump will deliver a speech outlining his trade policies on Tuesday - a talk that is sure to underscore the stark differences between his approach and that of likely Democratic rival Hillary Clinton when it comes to handling the economy. Clinton argues that rebuilding the middle class requires government aid for higher education and job training.

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  4. Correction: Philadelphia Soda Tax storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | KNDO

    Philadelphia is set to become the first major American city with a soda tax despite a multimil... . FILE - In this Wednesday, June 8, 2016 file photo, opponents of a proposed sugary drink tax demonstrate outside City Hall in Philadelphia.

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  5. Philadelphia becomes 1st major American city with soda taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | KNDO

    Philadelphia is set to become the first major American city with a soda tax despite a multimil... . FILE - In this Wednesday, June 8, 2016 file photo, opponents of a proposed sugary drink tax demonstrate outside City Hall in Philadelphia.

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  6. Philadelphia set to OK soda tax despite industry oppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | KNDO

    Philadelphia is set to become the first major American city with a soda tax despite a multimil... . FILE - In this Wednesday, June 8, 2016 file photo, opponents of a proposed sugary drink tax demonstrate outside City Hall in Philadelphia.

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  7. Philadelphia could become 1st major US city with soda taxRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | KNDO

    Mayor Jim Kenney proposed a 3-cent-an-ounce tax on soda and other sugary beverages to pay for universal prekindergarten, community schools and park improvements. The City Council is scheduled to take a key vote Wednesday on what is expected to be a compromise measure.

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  8. Goodbye, empty nest: Millennials staying longer with parentsRead the original story

    May 24, 2016 | KNDO

    For the first time on record, living with parents is now the most common arrangement for people ages 18 to 34, an analysis of census data by the Pew Research Center has found. And the proportion of older millennials - those ages 25 to 34 - who are living at home has reached its highest point on record, Pew analysts said.

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  9. Correction: Sheryl Sandberg-Commencement Speech storyRead the original story

    May 16, 2016 | KNDO

    In a story May 14 about a commencement speech by Facebook CEO Sheryl Sandberg and previous stories about the death of her husband, Dave Goldberg, The Associated Press reported erroneously the cause of his death. Sandberg said an autopsy showed he died of a heart attack while using a treadmill, not in an accident on the treadmill.

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  10. Facebook exec Sandberg urges graduates to build resilienceRead the original story

    May 14, 2016 | KNDO

    Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg encouraged graduating seniors at the University of California, Berkeley to persevere in life's challenging times, speaking publicly for the first time about her husband's death during a commencement speech. Sandberg, whose husband, Dave Goldberg, died in a treadmill accident while on vacation last year in Mexico, said she was "swallowed up in the deep fog of grief."

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