Not So Fast
Nebraska judge voids approval of Keystone XL's passage through the state.
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Mind the Wage Gap
Gap announces plan to raise pay for nearly 65,000 workers to $10 an hour.
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California billionaire pledges $100 million fund to reward climate hawks, punish deniers in 2014 election.
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Tax revenues from legal pot sales shatter projections in cannabis-crazy Colorado.
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The Safety Net
WhatsApp cofounder, former food-stamp recipient, sells social network to Facebook for $19 billion.
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Finland gives reindeer glow-in-the-dark antlers to improve traffic safety.
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Put Down That Rocket
Imam issues fatwa against Mars colonization as contrary to the Koran.
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Big new leak of radioactive water at Fukushima nuclear plant.
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Study finds anti-gay bigots die 2.5 years earlier than tolerant Americans.
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Georgia approves new license plate featuring Confederate flag.
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Tough Love, Kansas
Kansas legislature pushes bill that would allow spanking that raises welts.
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