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Weiner's Wife Huma Returns Home Amid Growing Calls for Rep.'s Resignation
WNYC
June 15, 2011

The wife of embattled Congressman Anthony Weiner returned to her Washington, D.C., home Wednesday amid a chorus of politicians calling ...

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In Asia, The Perils of Aborting Girls And Keeping Boys
NPR
June 15, 2011

In her first book, author Mara Hvistendahl explores why parents in several Asian countries are choosing to have boys rather than girls as birth rates are dropping. The trend of sex-selective abortion is yielding broad impacts on the economy, culture, and stability of those nations.

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Stephen Colbert: On His Role In Stephen Sondheim's 'Company'
NPR
June 15, 2011

The political satirist and comedian talks about his Broadway performance (and performance anxieties) and about his recent segments on The Colbert Report featuring Sarah Palin and Anthony Weiner.

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Gay Marriage Bill Is One Vote Shy of Clearing NY State Senate
New York Times
June 15, 2011

Senator Roy J. McDonald announced his support amid growing indications that Republican leaders would bring the measure to the Senate floor this week.

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Pandora Files For IPO
Huffington Post
June 15, 2011

Pandora Media, the company behind the popular online music streaming service, has filed for an initial public offering and will begin trading publicly for the first time ever on Wednesday morning. Pandora's stock market debut is a highly anticipated affair...

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Unlocked IPhone 4 Vs. Locked: What's Different About Apple's Newest Phone
Huffington Post
June 15, 2011

Would you pay $749 for an iPhone 4? Apple is betting that enough consumers will think that the flexibility and freedom of its newest product -- an unlocked (and substantially more expensive) version of its best-selling phone -- is worth it and on Tuesday began selling it through the Apple store.

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Mitt Romney, "just teasing"
POLITICO.com
June 14, 2011

Mitt Romney serves up an awkward moment at Mary Ann's Diner in Derry, N.H. While posing, Mitt suddenly jumped and said: "Oh, my goodness!" — pretending that a waitress grabbed his butt.

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Dan Savage Doesn't Want Santorum in His Face
NY Mag
June 14, 2011

Dan Savage talks to us about his campaign against Santorum. "I don't want Santorum in my sheets, I don't want Santorum in my face."

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Ricki Lake Sued For Starting House Fire
PopEater.com
June 14, 2011

Lake is now being sued by Hovsep Kousayan, the owner of a house in Malibu, Calif., that the TV star and her family rented last year.

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Carole White, Modeling Agent: Milan & Paris 'Absolutely Don't Want Black Girls'
Huffpo
June 14, 2011

In a lengthier article entitled "Is The Fashion Industry Racist? Yes -- And It Goes Right To Its Core," the Daily Mail's Liz Jones sits down with Premier Model Management founder Carole White to discuss whether there's any progress being made on the catwalk or in front of cameras.

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