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Shortage Woes for Gefilte Fish Lovers This Passover

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 3:05pm
A whitefish shortage hitting the Great Lakes region is causing trouble for Jewish families this Passover holiday, when the fish is a key ingredient in the traditional Jewish dish of gefilte fish.






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Washington Mudslide Death Toll Rises to 37

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 2:34pm
The death toll from the Washington state mudslide rose to 37 on Tuesday, according to local officials.The Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office says it has received a total of 37 victims from the March 22 landslide that took out State Route 530 and devastated the small town of Oso, Wash.






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Mustang Turns 50: The Pony Car That Almost Wasn't

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 2:34pm
When the Observation Deck of the Empire State Building opens Wednesday morning, visitors will be in for a surprise: a new 2015 Ford Mustang that workers will have carved up into three pieces, stuffed inside the building’s cramped elevators and reassembled on the 86th floor.






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Shortage of Farmers Creates 'Dangerous Situation' for U.S.

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 2:34pm
Farming has always been a hard life. It's a livelihood held hostage by the whims of Mother Nature and fickle consumers.






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Biden: 'Even Though I'm Not a Boston Fan, I Love You Guys'

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 2:34pm
Vice President Joe Biden marked the first anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings with a strong message to terrorists that Americans don't yield to fear — getting in a little dig at the Red Sox as he went.






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Stabbing Rampage: Students Return to Pa. School For First Time

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 2:03pm
The Pittsburgh-area high school that became the scene of a horrific stabbing spree last week re-opened to students Tuesday morning for a walk-through ahead of the resumption of classes.






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Poster Mocking Kim Jong Un's Hair Vexes North Korea Embassy

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 1:48pm
LONDON - The manager of a hair salon in a London suburb was visited by unhappy North Korean officials after using a picture of autocratic leader Kim Jong Un's distinctive style to promote discounted cuts.






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Former Mayor Menino Makes 'Solemn Promise' to Boston Survivors

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 1:48pm
Survivors, families of victims and officials packed a Boston convention center Tuesday afternoon, not far from the marathon finish line where twin explosions ripped through the heart of the city a year ago.






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U.S. Vet Accused of Fighting With al Qaeda In Syria Dies

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 1:32pm
A former U.S. soldier who was later charged by the FBI with fighting for an al Qaeda-linked group in Syria has died, his family said in a statement Tuesday.Eric Harroun of Phoenix, Ariz. died of an accidental overdose on April 8 his sister Sarah said on his Facebook page.






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Holy Week Processions Create Striking Night Scenes in Spain

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 1:01pm

Hundreds of processions take place throughout Spain during the Easter Holy Week.








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Jon Hamm Gets Emotional on 'Sesame Street'

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 1:01pm

Don Draper isn't exactly an open book on "Mad Men," but Jon Hamm is only too happy to share his knowledge of emotions on "Sesame Street."








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Water Splashing Festival Soaks Asia for New Year

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 1:01pm
Visitors participate in the annual water-splashing festival to mark the New Year of the Dai minority in Yunnan province, China on Tuesday. Last Sunday marked the beginning of the 1,376th New Year, according to the ethnic Dai minority calendar.






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Rare Viola Expected to Fetch $45 Million

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 1:01pm

A rare Stradivari viola, considered one of the finest in existence, was on show in Paris today ahead of a sealed bids sale in June. It’s expected to fetch more than 45 million dollars which would set a world record for the most expensive musical instrument ever sold.








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White Supremacist Could Face Death Penalty for Kansas Killings

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 12:46pm
Kansas authorities charged Frazier Glenn Cross with capital murder on Tuesday, the early legal steps in what could culminate in the pursuit of the death penalty for the 73-year-old former Ku Klux Klan leader who allegedly shot to death three people at Jewish centers.






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North Koreans Commemorate Birth of Kim's Grandfather

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:59am
North Koreans gather on Kim Il Sung Square in Pyongyang to celebrate the official birthday of the late leader Kim Il Sung on Tuesday.






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Pharrell Williams Cries 'Happy' Tears During Interview With Oprah

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:59am

When the singer discovered during an interview on "Oprah Prime" how the song had inspired fans, it brought him to tears.








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Pistorius Covers Eyes, Ears As Court Shown Reeva's Wounds

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:59am
Oscar Pistorius covered his ears and eyes Tuesday as his murder trial was shown pictures of the wounds suffered by his slain girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.






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Boston Bombing Anniversary Draws Solemn Tributes

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:59am
Mourners gathered Tuesday to remember the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings — and pay tribute to those who rushed to help them — a year after twin explosions ripped through the heart of the city.The solemn day of remembrance started around 8 a.m., when Massachusetts Gov.






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Morgan Freeman Wanted 'a Shot at Working With' Johnny Depp

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:44am

Over the course of his 50-year career, Morgan Freeman has had a chance to share the screen with plenty of A-list talent.








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Isolated Town Still Waits for Slide-Wrecked Road to Open

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:43am
The people of Darrington, Wash., who have endured epic commutes since a March 22 mudslide wiped out parts of a highway that connects them to the rest of the state, will have to wait months for relief.






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