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9:23am

Sun December 16, 2012

2:22pm

Mon December 10, 2012
Environment

Interior Secretary Moves To Tighten Rules Over Sale Of Wild Horses

Ken Salazar, Interior Secretary
Department of the Interior

Secretary of Interior Ken Salazar says he will tighten regulations of the federal government's wild horse program, restricting the number of horses people can buy and making it easier for the government to prosecute buyers who sell mustangs to slaughter.

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12:20pm

Mon December 10, 2012
The Two-Way

Navy SEAL Killed During Afghan Rescue Is Identified

Originally published on Mon December 10, 2012 6:44 pm

The member of Navy SEAL Team 6 killed during this weekend's rescue in Afghanistan of an American doctor was Petty Officer 1st Class Nicholas Checque, 28, of Monroeville, Pa.

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11:18am

Sun December 9, 2012
The Two-Way

American Doctor Rescued From Captors In Afghanistan

Originally published on Sun December 9, 2012 4:03 pm

U.S. forces rescued Sunday an American doctor who was kidnapped in Afghanistan last week.

Dr. Dilip Joseph of Colorado Springs, Colo., was kidnapped Dec. 5 along with two other aid workers who were returning from a visit to a rural medical clinic outside Kabul. All three worked for Morning Star Development, a Colorado-based nonprofit.

NPR's Sean Carberry reported on the rescue for our Newscast Unit. Here's what he said:

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11:10am

Tue December 4, 2012
Education

Ed News: Hick Urges School Boards To Aim High

Gov. John Hickenlooper spoke at the Colorado Association of School Boards convention.
Education News Colorado

“Colorado should have the best public school system in America. Period,” Gov. John Hickenlooper has told the annual convention of the Colorado Association of School Boards.

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