11:25am

Wed May 15, 2013
The Two-Way

Source May Have Misled Media About Key Benghazi Email

Originally published on Mon May 20, 2013 10:49 am

Sept. 11: The U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, was aflame after coming under attack.
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Update at 6:42 p.m. ET: Reaction From Boehner's Office

In a statement, Brendan Buck, a spokesman for House Speaker John Boehner, said the emails "contradict statements made by the White House that it and the State Department only changed one word in the talking points."

Here's the statement in full:

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11:08am

Wed May 15, 2013
Movie Interviews

A Polley Family Secret, Pieced Deftly Together

Originally published on Wed May 15, 2013 1:04 pm

For her latest film, Stories We Tell, Sarah Polley turns her camera on her own family.
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Sarah Polley earned wide acclaim for directing the drama Away from Her, about a woman fading into the twilight of Alzheimer's, as well as for her acting performances in an array of films including The Sweet Hereafter and My Life Without Me. Her latest film, Stories We Tell, is a documentary, though — and a personal one at that.

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11:08am

Wed May 15, 2013
Book Reviews

Coming To 'Americanah': Two Tales Of Immigrant Experience

Originally published on Wed May 15, 2013 12:34 pm

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First things first: Can we talk about hair? Nigerian writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has written a big knockout of a novel about immigration, American dreams, the power of first love, and the shifting meanings of skin color; but, as Adichie has said in interviews, she also knows that black women's hair can speak volumes about racial politics.

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11:06am

Wed May 15, 2013
The Salt

Go Fish (Somewhere Else): Warming Oceans Are Altering Catches

Originally published on Wed May 15, 2013 5:39 pm

Crew members unload a catch of sockeye salmon at Craig, Alaska, in 2005. Researchers say fish are being found in new areas because of changing ocean temperatures.
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Climate change is gradually altering the fish that end up on ice in seafood counters around the world, according to a new study.

"The composition of the [global] fish catch includes more and more fish from the warmer areas, and cold-water fish are getting more rare, because the temperatures are increasing," says Daniel Pauly at the University of British Columbia, a co-author of the study.

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11:03am

Wed May 15, 2013
Shots - Health News

Breast Cancer, Risk And Women's Imperfect Choices

Originally published on Thu May 16, 2013 9:53 am

Actress Angelina Jolie has prompted a national discussion about breast cancer prevention.
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Just about anything that Angelina Jolie does is pretty much guaranteed to make news. But her announcement that she had decided on a preventive double mastectomy to reduce her unusually high risk of cancer sparked an outpouring of passionate comment on breast cancer prevention and treatment.

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