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April 20, 2014

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  • AP Top U.S. News At 3:05 p.m. EDT

    22 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 ...

  • Festive hats, pastels abound at NYC Easter parade

    41 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — Most New Yorkers showed their best colors in the annual Easter Parade on Fifth Avenue, but a few may have dusted off their Halloween outfits. One man — a Long Island lawyer — smoked a carrot, ...

  • Sleeping girl killed in alleged drunk driver crash

    1 hour, 25 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

    1 hour, 52 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

    2 hours, 2 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

    2 hours, 16 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

    2 hours, 26 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

    2 hours, 34 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

    3 hours, 43 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 ...

  • Part of Fla. history to step back into spotlight

    3 hours, 48 minutes ago

    (AP) TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The public will soon get a look inside an historic house hidden in trees near the Florida Governor's Mansion. The state will open the Grove, once the residence of former Gov. LeRoy Collins, later this year ...

  • AP Top News At 11:10 a.m. EDT

    4 hours, 17 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 ...

  • AP Top Headlines At 10:53 a.m. EDT

    4 hours, 34 minutes ago

    (AP) Crowd overflows from St. Peter's Square for Pope's Easter Mass under sunny skies Transcript shows confusion, indecision over evacuation as SKorea ferry sank; death toll now 58 Delay in evacuation of SKorean car ferry puzzles maritime experts; vessels can capsize ...

  • Probe could complicate Rick Perry's prospects

    5 hours ago

    (AP) AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Rick Perry has spent a record 14 years in office vanquishing nearly all who dared confront him. But with eight months left on the job and a decision to make about the 2016 presidential ...

  • AP Top News At 8:43 a.m. EDT

    6 hours, 44 minutes ago

    (AP) Transcript reveals confusion over ferry evacuation Delay in ferry evacuation puzzles maritime experts Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter APNewsBreak: Africa land grabs endanger elephants In Colorado, a pot holiday tries to go mainstream GOP making bold play for ...

  • AP Top Headlines At 8:30 a.m. EDT

    6 hours, 58 minutes ago

    (AP) Transcript shows confusion, indecision over evacuation as SKorea ferry sank; death toll now 58 Delay in evacuation of SKorean car ferry puzzles maritime experts; vessels can capsize quickly Crowd overflows from St. Peter's Square for Pope's Easter Mass under sunny ...

  • AP Top Political News At 8:20 a.m. EDT

    23 hours, 41 minutes ago

    (AP) GOP making bold play for US Senate seat in Oregon Asia seeks Obama's assurance in territorial spats National energy boom blurs political battle lines Analysis: Hoping legislative defeats boost turnout US weighing military exercises in Eastern Europe Sen. Warren's book ...

  • AP Top U.S. News At 8:05 a.m. EDT

    7 hours, 22 minutes ago

    (AP) APNewsBreak: Africa land grabs endanger elephants Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town AP Top News at 8:05 a.m. EDT In Colorado, a pot holiday tries to go mainstream Governor: Closing Boston amid bomber hunt 'tough' San Francisco probe leading ...

  • AP Top Science News At 7:30 a.m. EDT

    7 hours, 57 minutes ago

    (AP) NASA: Engineer vital to moon landing success dies Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town Easter morning delivery for space station NASA's moon-orbiting robot crashes down as planned Hawaii is genetically engineered crop flash point Astronomers spot most Earth-like planet ...

  • AP Top News At 6:38 a.m. EDT

    8 hours, 49 minutes ago

    (AP) Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter Divers pull bodies from sunken ferry; toll tops 50 Delay in ferry evacuation puzzles maritime experts APNewsBreak: Africa land grabs endanger elephants Shootout in eastern Ukraine leaves 1 dead 4 French journalists home ...

  • AP Top Headlines At 6:23 a.m. EDT

    9 hours, 4 minutes ago

    (AP) Divers find bodies in sunken ferry as death toll tops 50; 250 still missing; kin furious Delay in evacuation of SKorean car ferry puzzles maritime experts; vessels can capsize quickly APNewsBreak: Land grabs in 1 of Africa's last elephant bastions ...

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