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7:48 am
Mon March 2, 2015

Canadian Banknotes Honor Spock — More Or Less

Originally published on Mon March 2, 2015 8:15 am

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The Two-Way
6:51 am
Mon March 2, 2015

Iraq Launches Effort To Retake Tikrit From ISIS Fighters

Members of Iraqi security forces drive toward an area south of Tikrit this weekend. An Iraqi force has launched a military offensive, hoping to push ISIS out of Tikrit.
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Originally published on Mon March 2, 2015 7:27 am

An Iraqi force has begun a large-scale operation to recapture Tikrit, according to state TV. Tikrit, the hometown of Saddam Hussein, lies between Baghdad and Mosul, a city in northern Iraq that's in the heart of territory claimed by the self-proclaimed Islamic State.

The push is relying on artillery and air strikes, as well as militia that reportedly include both Shiite and Sunni fighters.

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Europe
5:36 am
Mon March 2, 2015

What It's Like To Be Young And Muslim In Europe

Originally published on Mon March 2, 2015 8:15 am

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The Two-Way
5:09 am
Mon March 2, 2015

Nurse Treated For Ebola To Sue Texas Hospital

Nina Pham, 26, who became the first person to contract Ebola within the United States, tells the Dallas Morning News that she worries about continued health issues and will sue the hospital where she contracted Ebola.
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Nurse Nina Pham tells the Dallas Morning News that while she is Ebola free, she suffers residual effects from contracting the disease from a patient she cared for last fall at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas.

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NPR Story
5:01 am
Mon March 2, 2015

Euthanasia Is Illegal In Chile; Young Patient Wants Right To Die

Originally published on Mon March 2, 2015 6:33 am

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