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Maybe You Should Rethink That Daily Aspirin  |   

A small dose of aspirin taken regularly can help prevent a second heart attack or stroke. But too many healthy people are taking the drug for prevention. And for them, the risks may outweigh benefits.

The Shipwreck That Led Confederate Veterans To Risk All For Union Lives  |   

On April 27, 1865, a steamboat named the Sultana exploded and sunk while transporting Union soldiers up the Mississippi. An estimated 1,800 people died, but few have heard of this disaster.

Legal Battle Over Gay Marriage Hits The Supreme Court Tuesday  |   

People have been lining up for days hoping they will be among the lucky ones to get a seat for Tuesday's historic arguments. At issue: whether states can ban, and refuse to recognize, gay marriage.

Canadians Love Poop, Americans Love Pizza: How Emojis Fare Worldwide  |   

A study analyzes more than a billion pieces of emoji data across 16 languages and regions to gauge how different nations communicate. Most emojis sent are happy faces and other positive symbols.

Japan's Prime Minister Abe Aims For A Lot From His High-Profile Visit To U.S.  |   

Abe will have a summit with President Obama, sign a security agreement, and make an historic address to a joint meeting of Congress during his week-long visit.

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