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Mom digs for baby in landslide debris

Sat, 03/29/2014 - 11:58am
With each passing day, the toll grows from a mountain that moved, a massive landslide that swallowed houses and trailers in Washington's Cascade Mountains.
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City too corrupt for Florida is spared

Sat, 03/29/2014 - 8:22am
This worn-down, one stoplight town found redemption Friday night in a Baptist church named Victory. Cheers broke out in the pews as two Florida lawmakers abandoned their quest to strip Hampton of its cityhood.
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5.1-magnitude earthquake hits L.A. area

Sat, 03/29/2014 - 6:49am
A 5.1-magnitude earthquake hit the Los Angeles area Friday night, the USGS reported.
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Why the Saudis unfriended the U.S.

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 7:18pm
Peter Bergen says the world's most absolute monarchy has lost faith in the world's most powerful democracy.
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Teen to government: Change your typeface, save millions

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 5:48pm
A sixth-grade science fair project led a Pittsburgh-area teen to look for a way to save his school money -- then he realized it could save the U.S. government even more.
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Slain cop left 'legacy of caring'

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 2:19pm
Hundreds of mourners remembered fallen Windermere, Florida, police officer Robert German on Thursday in a moving tribute that elicited both laughter and tears.
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Has America's dirtiest little town been scared straight?

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 2:08pm
It's do-or-die time in a city that has been threatened with extinction, become a symbol of small-town corruption and even been mocked in the media as "too Florida, even for Florida."
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Tests show chemical in West Virginia water weeks after leak

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 2:08pm
Testing in West Virginia homes found a chemical that leaked a storage facility in January is still in the water supply.
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Man flips the bird and ... instant karma

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 12:08pm
Watch what happens to driver who tailgates and flips the bird. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on road rage karma.
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Baby's cries heard under landslide debris

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 11:20am
A heroic moment in the midst of tragedy as an infant was pulled from the wreckage of the deadly landslide Saturday.
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Raven indicted on assault charge

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 11:01am
Baltimore Ravens star running back Ray Rice was indicted Thursday on an aggravated assault charge stemming from an altercation with his fiancée at an Atlantic City, New Jersey, casino last month, prosecutors said.
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Why Cesar Chavez biopic matters

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 10:46am
Labor and civil rights activist Cesar Chavez's contribution to American history is rarely ever told but actor turned director Diego Luna hopes this feature film on the Mexican-American leader will change that.
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He makes murderers talk

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 10:43am
Marshall Frank can make even the most dangerous people confess to their crimes. His strategy is a far cry from good cop, bad cop.
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Lobbyists, lawmakers=family

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 9:52am
Nick Nyart says money rules in Washington, with lobbyists related to legislators and politicians dependent on fat checks from fat cats.
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Search for missing D.C. girl intensifies

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 9:51am
A mystery surrounding the disappearance of a Washington girl intensified as police searched a park as part of an investigation centered on a man who is now wanted for his wife's murder.
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Navy commander 'just loved life'

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 9:48am
"Well, how do you remember any son?" John Regelbrugge II said in a telephone call from his home in northern California. "I mean, you know, he was just one hell of a man. He was a great boy, very active in sports. He loved to hunt. He was one of my hunting partners for years until he went to the Navy."
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Obama discipline plan is overkill

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 9:46am
Ruben Navarrette says the federal government may not be in the best position to actively influence school discipline
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Buddies tour dying baseball stadiums

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 9:18am
Robert Ondrovic was at Shea Stadium for the Mets' first season there in 1964, and he was there for its last in 2008.
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Is the passport the new resume?

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 9:17am
When Ashley Blackmon sat down for her job interview for a marketing position in New York City, she didn't start off by talking about the business classes she had taken in college or her experience working at a financial services company.
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A: This game show is celebrating 50 years. Q: What is 'Jeopardy!'?

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 9:10am
It's an enduring game show that engenders affection while challenging even the most erudite among us.
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