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Exoneration Using DNA Brings Change in Legal System

All but eight states now give inmates access to DNA evidence that might not have been available at the time of their convictions.

Loyal Network Backs Obama After His Help

Barack Obama's courtship of a group of black entrepreneurs reveals the inextricable link between money and politics.

The Everyman Who Exposed Tainted Toothpaste

Eduardo Arias's glance at an ingredient list led to a worldwide hunt for tainted toothpaste.

Darfur Rebels Kill 10 in Peace Force

Hundreds of Darfurian rebels overran an African Union peacekeeping base in central Darfur, African Union officials said.

Czechs Divided Over Missile-Defense System
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Czechs Divided Over Missile-Defense System

The Czech population is split over whether its country should host a controversial U.S. missile-defense system.

Sports of The Times
For Mets, a Question of Talent or of Character?

While the best major league teams head for the playoffs, the Mets get ready for the blame game.

Barred From Public Housing, Even to See Family

The New York City Housing Authority's newspaper lists former residents who are banned from its buildings.

Fatal Crashes of Airplanes Decline 65%

The improvements come in part from efforts by airlines to identify and fix common precursors to accidents.


The College Issue

The college experience from every angle of the quad.


Sapphic Pulp Fiction

Brinker "The Beebo Brinker Chronicles" is a theatrical take on a little-seen side of literary history.

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Rural Waterfront Oasis That's Not Far From Town

Property on the Delmarva Peninsula remains inexpensive when compared with land on the more metropolitan western shores of Maryland and Virginia.

The Rerunning of the Bulls

When the Five Hundred didn't catch on, Ford decided to resurrect the name of a better-known vehicle, the Taurus.

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It's Only a Game, but It's Played at Work

Some bosses see online games as harmless, brief diversions (with emphasis on "brief" ).


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Week in Review

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The Rio Grande Rises
Curbside, We'll Never Have Paris
At Reborn Plaza Hotel, a Party to Mark 100 Years
Critics' Choice: New CDs
A Land of Homemade Names