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Nobel-Winning Writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez Dies at 87

MSNBC: Top Stories - 3 hours 52 min ago

The death of the author of "One Hundred Years of Solitude" was confirmed by Fernanda Familiar, a spokeswoman for the family, on Twitter.








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Chelsea Clinton Announces Pregnancy

MSNBC: Top Stories - 3 hours 52 min ago
Chelsea Clinton announced Thursday that she and her husband, Marc, are expecting their first child later this year.The announcement came during a joint event with her mother, Hillary Clinton, for the Clinton Foundation's "No Ceilings: The Full Participation" project.






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Vote for the Week in Pictures: April 10 - 17

MSNBC: U.S. news - 3 hours 55 min ago
Vote for the best image from the Week in Pictures. The winning image will be displayed next week.Last week's winner:






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The Week in Pictures: April 10 - 17

MSNBC: U.S. news - 3 hours 55 min ago

Chile fire scorches, North Korea’s marathon welcomes tourists, Holy Week brings penitents, an Orangutan gets a check-up and more.








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'This Thing Is Working,' Obama Touts ACA

MSNBC: Health - 3 hours 56 min ago

President Obama talks about the Affordable Care Act while speaking at the White House.








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Student Ate More Pot Than Recommended: Police

MSNBC: U.S. news - 4 hours 1 min ago
A Wyoming college student who jumped to his death from a Denver hotel balcony ate more than the recommended serving of a marijuana cookie, police reports show.






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Lady Gaga is Going on Tour with a Hologram

MSNBC: Tech & science - 4 hours 9 min ago
Meet Hatsune Miku, a 16-year-old performer with a string of hits in Japan and her own devoted following. She is opening for Lady Gaga’s ARTPOP Ball tour in May and she would probably be excited about it if she was a living, breathing human being.






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Stocks Close Mixed on Day Before Long Holiday Weekend

MSNBC: Business - 4 hours 10 min ago
Stocks ended mixed on Thursday in light trading before a long holiday weekend, with the S&P 500 extending gains into a fourth session, as General Electric and Morgan Stanley reported quarterly results that topped expectations.






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'Most Haunted Place in the World' Up for Auction

MSNBC: Top Stories - 4 hours 23 min ago
Buying a Venetian island might sound like a dream investment. This particular one on the auction block has a nightmarish history.The island of Poveglia, purportedly the most haunted place in the world, is among several properties that Italy is selling at auction to cut its public debt.






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Obama: Health Care Sign-Ups Hit 8 Million

MSNBC: Top Stories - 4 hours 23 min ago
President Barack Obama announced Thursday that eight million people have selected a private health insurance plan through the Affordable Care Act."This thing is working," he said of the law during an announcement during a statement in the White House briefing room.






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China's Twitter-Like Weibo Site Debuts on Nasdaq

MSNBC: Tech & science - 4 hours 25 min ago
China's Twitter-like platform Weibo went public on the Nasdaq on Thursday under the symbol "WB" and opened just below the expected $17 price but started trading 2 percent higher soon afterward.The stock was expected to open Thursday morning, but was delayed until closer to noon.






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This Just In! 80 Years of Newsreels Now Free To Watch on YouTube

MSNBC: Tech & science - 4 hours 25 min ago
Before YouTube, before the Internet, before even TV, the way people got their news presented visually was through newsreels shown at movie theaters. Now British Pathe, the premier archive of these newsreels, has brought things full circle by putting its 80-year collection online for free.






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Uta's marathon training tip of the day: Focus on carbs, eat small amounts throughout day

MSNBC: Health - 4 hours 27 min ago
Uta Pippig is a marathon legend, the first woman to win three consecutive Boston marathons. As TODAY'sNatalie Morales prepares to attempt her sixth marathon, and first run in Boston, on April 21, Pippig will be sharing her daily training tips with TODAY.com.






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Man Saves Family After Mom Purposely Drives Into River: Police

MSNBC: U.S. news - 4 hours 32 min ago

The husband of a New Jersey woman accused of driving their three children into a river says one of the teens called him from the sinking van.








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'Most Haunted Place in the World' Up for Auction

MSNBC: Business - 4 hours 41 min ago
Buying a Venetian island might sound like a dream investment. This particular one on the auction block has a nightmarish history.The island of Poveglia, purportedly the most haunted place in the world, is among several properties that Italy is selling at auction to cut its public debt.






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Duke's Jabari Parker Declares for NBA Draft

MSNBC: U.S. news - 4 hours 54 min ago

Parker announced his intentions to head to the NBA on Thursday afternoon, releasing a statement through Sports Illustrated.








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Columbine Survivor Searches for Healing in Red Lake, MN

MSNBC: Top Stories - 4 hours 54 min ago
Red Lake, MN - Red Lake HighMarch 21, 2005 9 Killed (10 including the shooter), 7 injuredLester Holt joined Sam on his visit to Red Lake, Minnesota where he met with Justin Jourdain.






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Duke's Jabari Parker Declares for NBA Draft

MSNBC: Top Stories - 4 hours 54 min ago

Parker announced his intentions to head to the NBA on Thursday afternoon, releasing a statement through Sports Illustrated.








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UMass Boston Cleared After Bomb Threat

MSNBC: U.S. news - 5 hours 10 min ago

The all clear has been given after a bomb threat at the University of Massachusetts Boston earlier Thursday afternoon.








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Columbine Survivor Searches for Healing in Red Lake, MN

MSNBC: U.S. news - 5 hours 10 min ago
Red Lake, MN - Red Lake HighMarch 21, 2005 9 Killed (10 including the shooter), 7 injuredLester Holt joined Sam on his visit to Red Lake, Minnesota where he met with Justin Jourdain.






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