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6:48am

Wed October 26, 2011
World

3 People Pulled Out Of Turkish Quake Rubble Alive

Originally published on Wed October 26, 2011 10:38 am

A Turkish men searches through the debris of his collapsed building in Ercis.

Mustafa Ozer AFP/Getty Images

Two teachers and a university student were rescued from ruined buildings in eastern Turkey on Wednesday, three days after a devastating earthquake, but searchers said hopes of finding anyone else alive were rapidly fading.

NTV television said 25-year-old teacher Seniye Erdem was pulled out around the same time that rescue workers also freed another teacher. The woman was thirsty and asked about her husband, who had died, it said

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6:15am

Wed October 26, 2011

5:45am

Wed October 26, 2011
The Two-Way

Violence At 'Occupy Oakland,' Some Protesters Vow To Regroup

"Dozens of police in riot gear and hundreds of protesters supporting the Occupy Wall Street movement engaged in a game of cat-and-mouse in downtown Oakland on Tuesday," The Associated Press writes, "with authorities using tear gas to respond to demonstrators' repeated agitations."

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5:30am

Wed October 26, 2011
Business

Ex-Goldman Board Member Faces Criminal Charges

Originally published on Wed October 26, 2011 5:49 am

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RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST:

NPR's business news starts with more insider trading charges.

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5:19am

Wed October 26, 2011
Strange News

Man Who Lost Ageism Suit Says Judge Was Too Old

Manhattan violinist Martin Stoner, 60, sued the nonprofit Young Concert Artists after it barred him from a contest based on age restrictions. When his ageism suit was thrown out, reports the New York Daily News, Stoner moved to have the 88-year-old judge replaced, saying the judge isn't qualified — because he's too old.

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