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  • Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

    KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving four mi ...
    April 18, 2014 - 9:21 am
  • Ukraine insurgents reject call to quit buildings

    DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Dashing hopes of progress raised by a diplomatic deal in Geneva, pro-Russian insurgents who have occupied government buildings ...
    April 18, 2014 - 9:25 am
  • Remembering an officer slain after bombs went off

    BOSTON (AP) — Like many other youngsters, Sean Collier wanted to be a police officer. Unlike most, he brought that dream to life — and then died doing ...
    April 18, 2014 - 9:18 am
  • Student struggles to recount fatal truck-bus crash

    ORLAND, Calif. (AP) — Most of the 911 calls from witnesses to last week's fiery truck-bus collision that killed 10 were matter of fact. Then there was ...
    April 18, 2014 - 9:20 am
  • Judge asks pointed questions in gay marriage case

    DENVER (AP) — A judge in Colorado who will play a pivotal role deciding whether gays should be allowed to wed in the United States asked pointed quest ...
    April 18, 2014 - 9:20 am

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