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Tuesday In Depth: March 6, 2012

  • 9:06 a.m.

    Super Tuesday's impact on the GOP race

    Residents in 10 states are casting votes this Super Tuesday with more than 400 delegates up for grabs. Pundits don't think it will decide things once and for all, but it could secure Mitt Romney's frontrunner status in the race for the GOP presidential nomination.

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  • 10:20 a.m.

    When nonprofits become fundraising behemoths

    As nonprofits start pulling in more money, do the organizations stray from the original good intentions? As breast cancer charity Susan G. Komen for the Cure recovers from their Planned Parenthood controversy, we look at big fundraisers and where the money goes.

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  • 11:20 a.m.

    Karen Armstrong's Charter for Compassion

    Author Karen Armstrong has called on people around the world to collaborate on the writing of a "Charter for Compassion" centered on the Golden Rule. She's hoping the effort will restore compassionate thinking and action in religious, moral and political life.

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The Daily Circuit Blog

  • Op-ed pick: Could Ebola start to spread through the air?

    "The current Ebola virus’s hyper-evolution is unprecedented; there has been more human-to-human transmission in the past four months than most likely occurred in the last 500 to 1,000 years. "
  • 4 easy reads for the weekend

    Humorous academic novels, a thriller and a memoir of the Midwest.
  • The great seat reclining debate of 2014

    "In effect, to increase the number of cabin seats, the space allotted to each passenger must be reduced. However, this reduced comfort remains tolerable for the passengers in as much as the flight lasts only one or a few hours."
  • 5 books to read this weekend

    Head to the library or bookstore to pick up one of these titles.

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