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6-Year-Old Boy Held Under Water Dies Days Later

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 2:32am

A woman is accused of drowning her two sons, who lingered for days before dying.


    
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Maryland Steps Closer to Decriminalizing Marijuana

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 2:01am

The Maryland House of Delegates has voted to decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana, though differences with a Senate bill remain.


    





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Derby Preview? Wicked Strong Captures Wood Memorial

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 1:30am

In one of the key races leading up to the Kentucky Derby, Wicked Strong was able to hold off Social Inclusion.


    





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More 'Acoustic Events' Reported in Hunt for Jet

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 1:14am
Two ships looking for the Malaysian Airlines jet now have picked up faint acoustic signals, but it’s still very uncertain whether those came from the missing aircraft’s black boxes, a leader of the search effort said Sunday.
    





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Kentucky Slips By Wisconsin for NCAA Title Berth

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 11:58pm

A three-pointer by Aaron Harrison with 5.7 seconds left lifted the Wildcats into the championship game against UConn.


    





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Archbishop Archbishop Will Sell $2.2 Million Mansion to Quell Uproar

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 10:41pm
SMYRNA, Ga. — Trying to appease angry parishioners, the Roman Catholic archbishop of Atlanta said Saturday that he will sell a $2.2 million mansion just three months after he moved in.
    





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'God Has Not Forgotten Us': Slide Victims' Services Begin

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 10:41pm
Family and friends gathered Saturday at the first memorial services for victims of the massive Washington mudslide, as crews continued their search for more than a dozen people still missing.
    





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As Battery-Powered Signal Fades, Crews Caught in Race Against Time

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 10:41pm
Four weeks after a Malaysia jetliner headed to Beijing went missing, time is running out for the flight data recorders' pulse signaling system, as their batteries are expected to give out any day.So-called black boxes are designed to emit sonic pings for roughly 30 days to aid searchers.
    





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Civil Rights Museum Reopens

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 9:24pm

The National Civil Rights Museum reopens and hopes to teach newer generations the nation’s civil rights’ narrative.


    





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Authorities Look for Lessons From Fort Hood Shooting

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 9:24pm

Many question why the deadly shooting happened, how it could have been prevented and what it means.


    





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Rescuers Fight to Save Sick Baby Stranded at Sea

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 9:24pm

A family’s sailing trip around the world goes awry when its vessel breaks down and its youngest member gets sick.


    





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Are Authorities Close to Finding MH Flight 370?

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 9:24pm

A Chinese search vessel claims it picked up pings in the south Indian Ocean, but Australian and U.S. officials remain cautious.


    





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Immigration Advocates Rally to Curb Deportations

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 9:24pm
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Protesters marched to the White House Saturday with signs labeling President Barack Obama “Deporter In Chief” to pressure him to curb deportations of immigrants.
    





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UConn Defeats Florida to Reach NCAA Title Game

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 8:53pm

UConn stormed back from a dismal start and now faces the winner of the Wisconsin-Kentucky matchup.


    





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Mets Walk Off Victorious with Pinch-Hit Grand Slam

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 7:37pm

One day after being benched in favor of Lucas Duda at first base, Ike Davis comes up with a huge at-bat.


    





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Maryland Steps Closer to Decriminalizing Marijuana

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 7:37pm

The Maryland House of Delegates has voted to decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana, though differences with a Senate bill remain.


    





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What's Next After Mystery Pings in Jet Hunt

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 7:37pm
The hunt for the vanished Malaysian airliner may refocus after a Chinese ship involved in the search reported picking up a “pulse signal” in the Indian Ocean on Saturday — but it’s not the smoking gun officials are hoping for.
    





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NASCAR Race Winner Gets 'Duck Dynasty' Duck Calls

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 7:06pm

The winner of the Duck Commander 500 at the Texas Motor Speedway will get a little extra something.


    





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Medical Staff Scanning For Ebola At Guinea's Airport

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 6:51pm
French medical teams were deployed to the Republic of Guinea's international airport Saturday to minimize the global spread of the Ebola virus, which is ravaging parts of Africa.
    





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Archbishop of Atlanta to Sell His Holy Home to End Controversy

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 6:51pm
SMYRNA, Ga. — Trying to appease angry parishioners, the Roman Catholic archbishop of Atlanta said Saturday that he will sell a $2.2 million mansion just three months after he moved in.
    





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