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April 20, 2014

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  • 10 Things to Know for Monday

    1 hour, 8 minutes ago

    (AP) Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday: 1. FESTIVE BOSTON MARATHON ATMOSPHERE TINGED WITH SADNESS "It's sadness, but it's also a kind of fortitude," says Scott Johnson, who will run ...

  • AP Top Headlines At 7:30 p.m. EDT

    2 hours, 38 minutes ago

    (AP) Crowd overflows from St. Peter's Square for Pope's Easter Mass under sunny skies AP Photos: In holiest event of Christianity, followers seek hope, peace for troubled regions Transcript shows confusion, indecision over whether to evacuate passengers from sinking ferry On ...

  • Sheriff: Log rolls over, kills boy in Washington

    2 hours, 38 minutes ago

    (AP) LILLIWAUP, Wash. (AP) — A 12-year-old Washington state boy on a Boy Scout trip has died after a log that he and his friends were pushing down a hill caught his jacket and rolled over him. The Kitsap Sun reports ...

  • Sleeping girl killed after car drives into home

    3 hours, 26 minutes ago

    (AP) PALMDALE, Calif. (AP) — Officials say a 16-year-old Southern California girl asleep in her bed has died after a driver accused of being drunk crashed his SUV into her home. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department says that 20-year-old Roberto ...

  • AP Top U.S. News At 6:25 p.m. EDT

    3 hours, 42 minutes ago

    (AP) On eve of marathon, festivities and tight security In Colorado, a pot holiday tries to go mainstream 4-year-old half siblings die in accidental NY fire Dad of Massachusetts boy found dead plans funeral Brand names in NY standardized tests vex ...

  • Dad of Massachusetts boy found dead plans funeral

    5 hours, 22 minutes ago

    (AP) BOSTON (AP) — The father of a missing boy whose body was found off a Massachusetts highway says he was crushed to hear that his 5-year-old son's remains had been identified but is planning his funeral. Jose Oliver tells the ...

  • AP Top News At 4:40 p.m. EDT

    5 hours, 28 minutes ago

    (AP) Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter AP Photos: Christians seek hope in Easter events Transcript reveals confusion over ferry evacuation In West Bank, teen offenders face different fates Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76 Navy OKs changes for ...

  • Part of Fla. history to step back into spotlight

    5 hours, 46 minutes ago

    (AP) TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Hidden behind live oaks and magnolias near the Florida Governor's Mansion, a historic house that symbolizes much of the state's terrible past and transformation will soon have its doors opened to the public. Crews and contractors ...

  • AP Top Headlines At 4:20 p.m. EDT

    5 hours, 48 minutes ago

    (AP) Crowd overflows from St. Peter's Square for Pope's Easter Mass under sunny skies AP Photos: In holiest event of Christianity, followers seek hope, peace for troubled regions Transcript shows confusion, indecision over whether to evacuate passengers from sinking ferry In ...

  • 4-year-old half siblings die in accidental NY fire

    6 hours, 22 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say 4-year-old half siblings have died in an accidental blaze caused by the children playing with fire at their New York City home. The fire was reported before midnight Saturday in a two-story brick home ...

  • Memorial for 11 serial-killing victims needs $250K

    6 hours, 34 minutes ago

    (AP) CLEVELAND (AP) — Construction of a memorial at the Cleveland site where the remains of 11 women were found in a serial killer's home has been delayed because its funding is short by $250,000. WOIO-TV in Cleveland (http://bit.ly/1haTWK2 ) reports ...

  • AP Top U.S. News At 3:05 p.m. EDT

    7 hours, 2 minutes ago

    (AP) Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town In Colorado, a pot holiday tries to go mainstream Brand names in NY standardized tests vex parents Governor: Closing Boston amid bomber hunt 'tough' San Francisco probe leading to entrapment claims Probe could ...

  • Sleeping girl killed in alleged drunk driver crash

    8 hours, 5 minutes ago

    (AP) PALMDALE, Calif. (AP) — A 16-year-old Southern California girl was killed while sleeping in her bed after an alleged drunken driver crashed his SUV into her home. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department says that 20-year-old Roberto Rodriguez of Palmdale ...

  • AP Top News At 1:35 p.m. EDT

    8 hours, 33 minutes ago

    (AP) Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter Transcript reveals confusion over ferry evacuation In West Bank, teen offenders face different fates Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76 Probe could complicate Rick Perry's prospects Navy OKs changes for submariners' sleep ...

  • AP Top Headlines At 1:26 p.m. EDT

    8 hours, 43 minutes ago

    (AP) Crowd overflows from St. Peter's Square for Pope's Easter Mass under sunny skies Transcript shows confusion, indecision over whether to evacuate passengers from sinking ferry In West Bank, Israeli and Palestinian teens arrested for rock throwing face different fates Rubin ...

  • In Colorado, a pot holiday tries to go mainstream

    8 hours, 56 minutes ago

    (AP) DENVER (AP) — Once the province of activists and stoners, the traditional pot holiday of April 20 has gone mainstream in the first state in the nation to legalize recreational marijuana. Tens of thousands gathered for a weekend of Colorado ...

  • AP Top Political News At 1 p.m. EDT

    9 hours, 7 minutes ago

    (AP) Lawmakers call for tighter sanctions on Russia Probe could complicate Rick Perry's prospects GOP making bold play for US Senate seat in Oregon Study: Fuels from corn waste not better than gas Sen. Warren's book focuses on working family woes ...

  • AP Top Health News At 12:53 p.m. EDT

    9 hours, 15 minutes ago

    (AP) Navy OKs changes for submariners' sleep schedules Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review Study: Half of jailed NYC youths have brain injury Second wave of milder flu hitting Northeast National energy boom blurs political battle lines Salmonella decline seen ...

  • AP Top U.S. News At 11:44 a.m. EDT

    10 hours, 23 minutes ago

    (AP) Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town In Colorado, a pot holiday tries to go mainstream Governor: Closing Boston amid bomber hunt 'tough' San Francisco probe leading to entrapment claims Probe could complicate Rick Perry's prospects APNewsBreak: Africa land grabs ...

  • AP Top News At 11:10 a.m. EDT

    10 hours, 57 minutes ago

    (AP) Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter Transcript reveals confusion over ferry evacuation Delay in ferry evacuation puzzles maritime experts Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76 APNewsBreak: Africa land grabs endanger elephants GOP making bold play for US Senate ...

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