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ICYMI: Donald J. Trump won the GOP ‪#‎NHPrimary‬. Here's what happened last night.
On February 9, presidential candidate Donald Trump won the New Hampshire Republican primary. John Kasich’s runner-up finish ignited his campaign, while other candidates set their eyes on primaries and caucuses down the road.
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Find the momentum, please.   : )
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#NOLA is more than just jazz, art & po' boys. Here's what you need to know about the city's revival. #citiesrising http://yhoo.it/1QcslKl 
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HI MY DEAR KATIE HOW ARE YOU 
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An unlikely political rockstar, Bernie Sanders has shaken up the 2016 race by sticking to his roots. http://yhoo.it/1P0AZLW
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I like your English a lot. Sounds So Cool. Yup. Sanders Rocks.
From Tokyo. :D
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We're just a few weeks away from the official start of election season! Here's the deal http://yhoo.it/205oTIG
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David Brooks on The Road to Character

New York Times columnist David Brooks says he wrote The Road to Character to “save my own soul.” He discusses the book with Katie Couric and shares thoughts on what it takes to develop character. Listen to the podcast here: http://apple.co/1WctxCk
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Wow! @FOR REAL ' S .COM $$
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Join me for live coverage of President Obama''s final State of the Union Address.
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Iran captures Americans and Obama does nothing - he does want to release all the prisoners at GITMO so they can go back to the battlefield and kill more Americans 
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In honor of #WorldCancerDay, I sat down with Dr. Elizabeth Swisher to learn about her project aimed at preventing ovarian cancer. http://yhoo.it/1UOBYTk 
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Can you ever be to old to have ovarian cancer?
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Primaries or caucuses or both. Where you live impacts how you vote! http://yhoo.it/1SgcvEX
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Tomorrow marks the 30th anniversary of the devastating #Challenger explosion. We reflect on the crew's lasting legacy. http://yhoo.it/1Qs4HMB 
“I often say that we were tremendously excited, the whole bunch of us were tremendously excited that we were kind of on this major interstate highway moving toward the heavens,” says June Scobee Rodgers, remembering Jan. 28, 1986, the day her husband, Cmdr. Dick Scobee, boarded the Challenger space shuttle
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"...signs of times .." (prince)
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 I’m so proud of my new +Yahoo News series #CitiesRising. The 1st episode is full of #Buffalove. http://yhoo.it/1OTWCRH
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Three must see moments from President Obama's final State of the Union.
On Tuesday, January 12th, President Obama delivered his seventh and final State of the Union address. Here are must see moments from his speech.
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The background seems to be the same!
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Ahead of President Obama's final ‪#‎SOTU‬, check out some big moments from his speeches over the years. http://yhoo.it/22VnPJD
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Global Anchor Yahoo! News / Katie host
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  • Yahoo!
    Global Anchor, 2014 - present
  • Katie
    Talk Show Host, 2012 - present
  • American Broadcasting Company
    Special Correspondant
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New Yorker, news junkie, author, journalist, frittata enthusiast!
Introduction
Katie Couric (@katiecouric) is an award-winning journalist and TV personality, well-known cancer advocate, and New York Times best-selling author The Best Advice I Ever Got: Lessons From Extraordinary Lives.

In February 2014, she joined Yahoo! News as the Global News Anchor. Prior to her time with Yahoo!, Couric joined the Disney/ABC Television Group in Summer 2011 and served as special correspondent for ABC News. In September 2012, she began hosting a daytime talk show, Katie.

In addition to her journalism work, Katie has been an outspoken advocate for cancer research, specifically colon cancer, founding the National Colorectal Cancer Research Alliance (NCCRA) after losing her husband, Jay Monahan to the disease. She has established the Jay Monahan Center for Gastrointestinal Health at the New York-Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York City in 2004, and co-hosted the network-wide special: "Stand Up 2 Cancer" to on September 5, 2008. (www.standup2cancer.org)

In 2014 she was the Executive Producer of the film Fed Up, which appeared at the Sundance Film Festival.

Katie was the first female solo anchor of an evening newscast at CBS Evening News, after a 15-year stint as co-anchor of NBC's successful Today Show.

Katie lives in New York City with her two daughters.
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  • University of Virginia
    BA English, 1975 - 1979
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