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Sunday 04/26/2015
Q&A: What's at stake in Supreme Court gay marriage arguments
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 8:00 am

WASHINGTON (AP) — Just two years ago, the Supreme Court struck down part of the federal anti-gay marriage law that denied a range of government benefits to legally married same-sex couples.

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Ohio in a minority as high court weighs same-sex marriage
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 8:00 am

CINCINNATI (AP) — While Ohio has traditionally been a national bellwether politically, the state now finds itself in the minority on same-sex marriage heading into Tuesday's U.S. Supreme Court oral arguments.

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Lean year for New England cod ahead as shutdown looms
Posted: April 26, 2015

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Catch limits set to take effect this week will take a bite out of an industry that dates back to America's colonial past: New England cod.

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Baltimore protests turn violent after death of suspect
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 8:00 am

BALTIMORE (AP) — A protest over the death of Freddie Gray, who was critically injured in police custody, started peacefully with thousands marching through downtown streets before the demonstration turned violent and volatile.

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Coast Guard: 4 missing after sailboats capsize in Alabama
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 5:01 am

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Coast Guard crews continued their search Sunday morning for at least four people missing in the water after a powerful storm capsized several sailboats participating in a regatta near Mobile Bay, Alabama.

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Saturday 04/25/2015
Washington Everest team loses medic as result of avalanche
Posted: April 25, 2015

SEATTLE (AP) — A member of a Seattle-based climbing group's Everest team died Saturday as a result of an avalanche that hit the mountain following the Nepal earthquake, but several other climbing organizations reported that their teams were safe.

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Experts gathered in Nepal a week ago to ready for earthquake
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 2:03 am

Nepal's devastating earthquake was the disaster experts knew was coming.

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Latest on police-custody death: Officer injured near station
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 1:00 am

12 a.m.

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Coast Guard says 1 sailor rescued after boats capsize in Alabama waters; 4 still missing
Posted: April 25, 2015

MOBILE BAY, Ala. (AP) — Coast Guard says 1 sailor rescued after boats capsize in Alabama waters; 4 still missing.

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A dozen arrested as Freddie Gray protests turn violent
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 12:04 am

BALTIMORE (AP) — Thousands of protesters took to the streets Saturday in the largest Freddie Gray rally yet, and after hours of peaceful demonstrations, pockets of protesters smashed out police car windows and storefronts.

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Coast Guard searches for 5 people missing in Alabama waters after sailboats capsize in storm
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 12:03 am

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Coast Guard searches for 5 people missing in Alabama waters after sailboats capsize in storm.

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Baseball fans asked to stay at stadium after violent protest
Updated: April 25, 2015 - 11:02 pm

BALTIMORE (AP) — Fans at the Baltimore Orioles-Boston Red Sox baseball game were briefly asked to stay inside the stadium toward the end of the game after a small group of Freddie Gray protesters became violent.

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In 1st public remarks, Freddie Gray's sister appeals for Baltimore protesters to stop violence
Updated: April 25, 2015 - 10:03 pm

BALTIMORE (AP) — In 1st public remarks, Freddie Gray's sister appeals for Baltimore protesters to stop violence.

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Search goes on for missing fisherman; was rescued last year
Posted: April 25, 2015

HONOLULU (AP) — The Coast Guard says it's continuing to look for a Hawaii fisherman who went missing just a few months after surviving 12 days at sea.

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Google executive among hundreds dead from Nepal quake
Updated: April 25, 2015 - 8:00 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — Dan Fredinburg, a Google executive who described himself as an adventurer, was among the hundreds who died in a massive earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday.

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Autopsy: Indiana University student died from head injuries
Updated: April 25, 2015 - 8:00 pm

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — A coroner said Saturday that an Indiana University student found dead in a rural area hours before she was reported missing had been fatally beaten in the head with an unknown weapon.

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Teen's life celebrated on anniversary of prom-day stabbing
Updated: April 25, 2015 - 7:03 pm

MILFORD, Conn. (AP) — The life of a 16-year-old girl stabbed to death at a Connecticut school a year ago on the day of prom was celebrated Saturday by hundreds of people with a road race, fried food and live music.

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Love, cookies helped sisters lost in Michigan woods survive
Updated: April 25, 2015 - 5:00 pm

CRISP POINT, Mich. (AP) — Two sisters from Oklahoma and Nebraska said Saturday that they survived in a remote part of Michigan's Upper Peninsula on love for their family, melted snow and the little food they had in their snow-crippled SUV.

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UN chief appeals to Indonesia to stop planned executions
Updated: April 25, 2015 - 5:00 pm

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. chief is appealing to Indonesia to stop the planned executions of nine foreigners and one local who were convicted for drug crimes.

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Each death in Baltimore makes mistrust harder to overcome
Updated: April 25, 2015 - 5:00 pm

BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore's mayor and police commissioner came in making big promises to the inner-city residents and police who spent decades staring each other down in neighborhoods ravaged by crack and heroin. But with each death of a black man in custody, their efforts to overcome mistrust have hit hard walls of skepticism and outrage.

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Sunday 04/26/2015
Ohio in a minority as high court weighs same-sex marriage
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 8:00 am

CINCINNATI (AP) — While Ohio has traditionally been a national bellwether politically, the state now finds itself in the minority on same-sex marriage heading into Tuesday's U.S. Supreme Court oral arguments.

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Lean year for New England cod ahead as shutdown looms
Posted: April 26, 2015

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Catch limits set to take effect this week will take a bite out of an industry that dates back to America's colonial past: New England cod.

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Baltimore protests turn violent after death of suspect
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 8:00 am

BALTIMORE (AP) — A protest over the death of Freddie Gray, who was critically injured in police custody, started peacefully with thousands marching through downtown streets before the demonstration turned violent and volatile.

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Coast Guard: 4 missing after sailboats capsize in Alabama
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 5:01 am

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Coast Guard crews continued their search Sunday morning for at least four people missing in the water after a powerful storm capsized several sailboats participating in a regatta near Mobile Bay, Alabama.

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Saturday 04/25/2015
Washington Everest team loses medic as result of avalanche
Posted: April 25, 2015

SEATTLE (AP) — A member of a Seattle-based climbing group's Everest team died Saturday as a result of an avalanche that hit the mountain following the Nepal earthquake, but several other climbing organizations reported that their teams were safe.

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Experts gathered in Nepal a week ago to ready for earthquake
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 2:03 am

Nepal's devastating earthquake was the disaster experts knew was coming.

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Latest on police-custody death: Officer injured near station
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 1:00 am

12 a.m.

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Coast Guard says 1 sailor rescued after boats capsize in Alabama waters; 4 still missing
Posted: April 25, 2015

MOBILE BAY, Ala. (AP) — Coast Guard says 1 sailor rescued after boats capsize in Alabama waters; 4 still missing.

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A dozen arrested as Freddie Gray protests turn violent
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 12:04 am

BALTIMORE (AP) — Thousands of protesters took to the streets Saturday in the largest Freddie Gray rally yet, and after hours of peaceful demonstrations, pockets of protesters smashed out police car windows and storefronts.

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Coast Guard searches for 5 people missing in Alabama waters after sailboats capsize in storm
Updated: April 26, 2015 - 12:03 am

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Coast Guard searches for 5 people missing in Alabama waters after sailboats capsize in storm.

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Baseball fans asked to stay at stadium after violent protest
Updated: April 25, 2015 - 11:02 pm

BALTIMORE (AP) — Fans at the Baltimore Orioles-Boston Red Sox baseball game were briefly asked to stay inside the stadium toward the end of the game after a small group of Freddie Gray protesters became violent.

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In 1st public remarks, Freddie Gray's sister appeals for Baltimore protesters to stop violence
Updated: April 25, 2015 - 10:03 pm

BALTIMORE (AP) — In 1st public remarks, Freddie Gray's sister appeals for Baltimore protesters to stop violence.

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Search goes on for missing fisherman; was rescued last year
Posted: April 25, 2015

HONOLULU (AP) — The Coast Guard says it's continuing to look for a Hawaii fisherman who went missing just a few months after surviving 12 days at sea.

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Google executive among hundreds dead from Nepal quake
Updated: April 25, 2015 - 8:00 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — Dan Fredinburg, a Google executive who described himself as an adventurer, was among the hundreds who died in a massive earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday.

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Autopsy: Indiana University student died from head injuries
Updated: April 25, 2015 - 8:00 pm

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — A coroner said Saturday that an Indiana University student found dead in a rural area hours before she was reported missing had been fatally beaten in the head with an unknown weapon.

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Teen's life celebrated on anniversary of prom-day stabbing
Updated: April 25, 2015 - 7:03 pm

MILFORD, Conn. (AP) — The life of a 16-year-old girl stabbed to death at a Connecticut school a year ago on the day of prom was celebrated Saturday by hundreds of people with a road race, fried food and live music.

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Love, cookies helped sisters lost in Michigan woods survive
Updated: April 25, 2015 - 5:00 pm

CRISP POINT, Mich. (AP) — Two sisters from Oklahoma and Nebraska said Saturday that they survived in a remote part of Michigan's Upper Peninsula on love for their family, melted snow and the little food they had in their snow-crippled SUV.

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UN chief appeals to Indonesia to stop planned executions
Updated: April 25, 2015 - 5:00 pm

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. chief is appealing to Indonesia to stop the planned executions of nine foreigners and one local who were convicted for drug crimes.

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Each death in Baltimore makes mistrust harder to overcome
Updated: April 25, 2015 - 5:00 pm

BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore's mayor and police commissioner came in making big promises to the inner-city residents and police who spent decades staring each other down in neighborhoods ravaged by crack and heroin. But with each death of a black man in custody, their efforts to overcome mistrust have hit hard walls of skepticism and outrage.

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Native youth kick off Generation Indigenous challenge
Updated: April 25, 2015 - 4:01 pm

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Janay Jumping Eagle is on a mission to curb teen suicide in her hometown on South Dakota's Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.

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