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Oscar Pistorius' Lawyers Call Pathologist as Defense Begins

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 4:04am
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'Conscientious Kid' Fatally Shot in Front of Chicago Church

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 3:33am

“These kids are really out of control. Kids are losing their lives for nothing,” victim's uncle says.








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Two NYPD Officers Critically Injured After Suspicious Blaze

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 3:33am

"Today is another sobering reminder of the dangers that face all our first responders," New York Mayor Bill de Blasio said.








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'Seinfeld' Comedian John Pinette Dead at 50

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 3:33am

Chubby stand-up and actor also appeared in movies including "The Punisher" and had a trio of stand-up shows released on DVD.








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Next Big Thing? Teen Lexi Thompson Wins First Major

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 3:17am

Lexi Thompson, 19, won her first major at the Kraft Nabisco Championship on Sunday.








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Bomb Kills Afghan Election Workers, Destroys Ballot Papers

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 3:01am
KUNDUZ, Afghanistan — A roadside bomb killed two Afghan election workers and destroyed dozens of ballot papers in northern Afghanistan on Sunday, police and an election official said, the day after an election that ended without any major violence despite Taliban threats.






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U.S. Soccer Fires Women's Head Coach Tom Sermanni

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 2:46am

Tom Sermanni was fired by US Soccer after just over a year on the job in a surprising move announced Sunday night.








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Zero Points, Zero Rebounds: Free-Falling Pacers Bench Hibbert

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 2:46am

Indiana's star center was benched for the second half in a blowout loss to the Hawks.








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'I Got Nothing to Say': Free-Falling Pacers Bench Hibbert

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 1:59am

Zero points, zero rebounds, one turnover — that got Indianapolis' star 7-2 center benched for the second half in a blowout loss to the Hawks.








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NYC Cops, Firefighters Brawl at Charity Event

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 12:41am

A large brawl broke out during an annual charity hockey match between New York City police and firefighters on Long Island.








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Timberwolves' Cunningham Arrested for Second Time in Three Days

Mon, 04/07/2014 - 12:10am

Minnesota forward Dante Cunningham is in serious trouble.








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Could Pings Signal MH370 Flight Wreckage?

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 11:39pm

If the authorities finally find the missing Malaysia Airlines flight, the black box will tell us what the plane did, but not why it did it.








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UConn Back in Title Game, Beats Stanford

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 11:39pm

Breanna Stewart scored 18 points and undefeated Connecticut continued its march toward an unprecedented ninth national championship.


    





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Authorities Search for Pings as Families Search for Answers

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 11:39pm

Malaysia Airlines Passengers’ families are trying to remain hopeful as the world waits to see if the pings reveal the plane’s location.


    





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U.S. Soccer Fires Women's Head Coach Tom Sermann

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 11:24pm

Tom Sermanni was fired by US Soccer after just over a year on the job in a surprising move announced Sunday night.


    





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3 Rescued From Burning Boat Off Long Island: Coast Guard

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 10:37pm

The Coast Guard says it rescued three people stranded when their boat caught fire off Long Island Sunday.


    





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Near Fort Hood, Church Service Honors Fallen

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 10:22pm
The church program pictured an empty road being enveloped by the dark clouds of a sweeping thunderstorm, and the service's lesson was from Isaiah 35:4, "Be strong, fear not.
    





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NCAA President Emmert Shreds Players Union Talk

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 10:21pm

NCAA President Mark Emmert gave the NCAA’s face a chance to respond to the recent developments in the players union push. Needless to say, Emmert had nothing positive to say about the idea.


    





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Investigators Resume Scouring for MH370

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 10:21pm
Nine aircraft and 14 ships were expected to scour the Indian Ocean for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet early Monday (late Sunday ET), Australian authorities said.
    





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How Wildfires Are Leading to Gray Snow in the Arctic

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 9:35pm

It's an intriguing look at how the weather extremes in one part of the world have a direct impact on another.


    





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