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Indiana Gov. Backs Clarifying 'Religious Freedom' Law

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 10:27pm
Gov. Mike Pence told the Indianapolis Star that he didn't anticipate "the hostility that's been directed at our state" after the law passed.






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Germanwings Co-Pilot Talked of His Plans for Future

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 9:43pm
Many are left wondering what may have prompted Lubitz to take his own life and the life of 149 passengers and crew aboard Germanwings Flight 9525.






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Follow NCAA Live: No. 1 Kentucky vs. No. 3 Notre Dame

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 9:31pm
Undefeated Kentucky battles Notre Dame for a Final Four bid.






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Teen Stabs Mother to Death in Philadelphia, Police Say

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 8:30pm
Zachary Pritchett, 19, is charged with murder and other charges after he allegedly stabbed his mother and grandmother Friday.






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'Sopranos' Star Drea De Matteo Loses Home in NYC Blast

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 8:23pm
Actress Drea De Matteo was among dozens of people who lost their homes after an explosion and raging fire destroyed three buildings in New York City on Thursday.






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Gunmen Kill 39 During Nigerian Elections

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 7:03pm
The poll is seen as the first election in which an opposition candidate has a serious chance of unseating the incumbent, President Goodluck Jonathan.






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Gunmen Kill 39 During Nigerian Elections

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 6:50pm
The poll is seen as the first election in which an opposition candidate has a serious chance of unseating the incumbent, President Goodluck Jonathan.






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Heavy Fighting Reported As Iraqi Forces Attack Tikrit

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 6:44pm
An Iraqi military official said Iraqi ground troops were attacking the city from four directions, while U.S. aircraft said it conducted airstrikes.
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Did Hillary Clinton Delete Emails on Her Personal Server?

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 6:40pm
Critics question Hillary Clinton's timing and decision to delete emails on her personal server.
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Search Efforts Continue for 2 Missing in NYC Blast

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 5:13pm
Officials are also investigating whether the gas line in a basement of a building was rigged in a possible gas-theft scheme, causing Thursday's leak.






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Global Icons Go Dark for Earth Hour

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 4:50pm
Lights went out in cities around the world for Earth Hour to raise awareness of environmental issues.
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Crash Victim's Dad to Airlines: Look After Pilots' Welfare

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 4:42pm
The father of one of the victims of this week's plane crash in the French Alps called Saturday for airlines to take greater care over pilots' welfare.






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Russians and NASA Discuss Building a New Space Station

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 3:55pm
Reports from Russia suggest that Moscow's space officials are talking with their NASA counterparts about building a new space station after 2024.
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Train Crashes Into Cars in Los Angeles, Injuring 21

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 3:43pm
At least 21 people were injured after a Metro train crash involving two vehicles happened near USC Saturday.






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Deal Timing Unclear as Iran Nuclear Deadline Looms

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 3:30pm
Congress is poised when it comes back on April 14 to pass legislation imposing additional sanctions on Iran if a deal is not reached.
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Gas-Line Tampering Eyed as Possible Cause in NYC Blast

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 1:58pm
Two dozen people were injured and two still are missing after the blast that leveled three buildings.
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Mom: Boy With Special Needs Told to Remove Varsity Jacket

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 1:53pm
A Kansas mom is outraged after her son, who has special needs, was forced by his school to remove his varsity letter jacket.






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Germanwings Pilot May Have Had Vision Problems: Report

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 1:51pm
The 27-year-old, who investigators say deliberately downed the plane earlier this week, was examined for vision problems, according to reports.
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Delaying Nigeria's Vote Didn't Stem Boko Haram Violence, Data Shows

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 1:38pm
Nigeria's attempt to crush Boko Haram ahead of Saturday's presidential election has resulted in an increase in suicide bombings on civilians.






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Lonely No More: Iris the Chimp Finds Love at Sanctuary

Sat, 03/28/2015 - 1:28pm
Iris, a 32-year-old chimp, was transferred from a zoo to a sanctuary with the help of a PETA member.






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