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#SavingEliza: Sick Girl's Parents Plead for Help

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 12:17pm

For Eliza O’Neill, diagnosed with a rare, fatal disease, every moment counts.








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Boston Marathon: A Social Media Manhunt

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 12:17pm

How the Boston Marathon bombing rocked Twitter and Reddit.








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Rita Jeptoo Wins Boston Marathon With Record Time

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 12:17pm
Rita Jeptoo won the woman's race for the second year in a row with a course record of 2:18:57. Jeptoo also won the Boston Marathon in 2006.






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'There's No One Left' in 'True Blood' Final Season Trailer

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 11:46am

The end is nigh! Or at least the beginning of the end is nigh. The final season of HBO's "True Blood" premieres in June.








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Failing at Fertility: New 'Report Card' Grades States

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 11:46am

If you’ve got fertility problems, you may want to head to Connecticut, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts or New Jersey, a new report suggests.








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Boy Scouts Ban Church From Hosting Troop Led By Gay Man

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 11:46am
The Boy Scouts organization has told a Seattle-area church that it can no longer host a troop because the church has vowed to keep a gay man on as troop leader.






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Boston Marathon Kicks Off With 36,000 Runners in the Field

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 11:46am
The first wave of Boston Marathon competitors hit the pavement at 8:50 a.m. Monday, the first of 36,000 entrants hoping to endure the 26.1 miles from Hopkinton, Mass., to downtown Boston.






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Teen Stowaway Survives 5-Hour Hawaii Flight in Jet Wheel Well

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 11:46am
A 16-year-old boy stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from California to Hawaii, surviving the voyage halfway across the Pacific Ocean unscathed despite frigid temperatures, FBI and airline officials said.






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Dashcam Captures Meteor Over Russia

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 11:15am

Dashcam video captures the bright explosion of a meteor as it streaks across the sky over Murmansk, Russia.








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'True Blood' to Kick Off Final Season in June

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 11:15am

Get out your hankies, "True Blood" fans! It's going to be a depressing summer.








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Venezuelans Protest for 'Resurrection of Democracy'

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 10:59am
Hundreds of protesters rallied on Sunday to demand the "resurrection" of Venezuelan democracy while effigies of both President Nicolas Maduro and opposition leaders were paraded for burning in a local Easter Day tradition.






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Happy 25th Birthday, Game Boy

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 10:59am
If you were a kid back in 1989, chances are you really, really wanted a Game Boy.The portable gaming system was released 25 years ago on Monday in Japan.






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Gas Prices Highest for a Year as Ukraine Fears Roil Oil Markets

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 10:59am
The crisis in Ukraine is hitting Americans -- at the gas pump.The price of gasoline has jumped 9 cents a gallon in the past two weeks, bringing the total increase to 40 cents over 10 weeks, according to a widely-watched industry survey.






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John Oliver: 'I'm Excited and Terrified' About New HBO Show

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 10:43am

He's a veteran correspondent when it comes to delivering news for laughs, but on "Last Week Tonight," he'll be the leading man behind the news desk.








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Elite Women Runners Start Boston Marathon

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 10:43am
The elite women field start the 118th running of the Boston Marathon on Monday in Hopkinton, Mass. on Monday.Some 36,000 athletes will run in the today's race, the second-largest field in the its history and the first marathon since last year's bombing attack.






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'Ready to Run': Bombing Survivor's Sister on Track

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 10:43am

Carmen Acabbo, whose sister Celeste Corcoran lost her legs last year during the Boston Marathon bombings, tells TODAY’s Natalie Morales that she’s ready to run the race.








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Tropical Cyclone Jack Threatens Hunt for Missing Flight MH370

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 10:43am
PERTH, Australia - A tropical cyclone was threatening to hamper the search for missing Flight MH370 in a remote stretch of the Indian Ocean on Monday, as a submarine drone neared the end of its mission with no sign of wreckage.






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South Korea Ferry Capsized After Turning At Speed: Prosecutors

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 10:43am
The South Korea ferry likely capsized when it turned at too high a speed, prosecutors said Monday as the death toll climbed to 87, with 215 still missing.






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Dasham Captures Meteor Over Russia

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 10:28am

Dashcam video captures the bright explosion of a meteor as it streaks across the sky over Murmansk, Russia.








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Rossen Reports: How Reliable Are Eyewitnesses?

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 10:28am

Do you trust your memory? In this segment of Rossen Reports, national investigative correspondent Jeff Rossen puts eyewitness memory to the test, setting up a social experiment where people witness a crime and are asked to identify the perpetrator, with some surprising results.








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