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Mark Memmott

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An 'Idiot With A Gun' Leaves Families In Kansas Reeling

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

As family members of those killed Sunday outside Jewish centers near Kansas City speak, they're focusing on fond memories of their lost loved ones. But they're crushed by the gunman's senseless acts.

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Ukrainian Military Says It Is Moving Against Pro-Russia Protesters

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Special forces will try to dislodge armed men who are occupying government buildings in eastern Ukraine. Russia's role in those protests "seems much more evident," NPR's Ari Shapiro reports.

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Did You See It? If Not, Here's The 'Blood Moon'

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

The view was great across much of the Americas early Tuesday as the moon turned red during a total lunar eclipse. If you missed it, the next one comes on Oct. 8.

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Russian Attack Jet Repeatedly Overflies U.S. Warship In Black Sea

Monday, April 14, 2014

The Pentagon calls the action "provocative and unprofessional." The Russian jet's low-level passes come amid ever increasing tensions over Ukraine.

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Ohio Ordered To Recognize Out-Of-State Gay Marriages

Monday, April 14, 2014

A federal judge put a "stay" on his ruling, though, which apparently means his order affects only the four couples who sued to have their names put on their children's birth certificates.

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Deficit Forecasts Shaved, But Likely Won't Shrink For Much Longer

Monday, April 14, 2014

While the Congressional Budget Office has lowered its shortfall projections for the next few years, it warns that deficits will start rising substantially again unless policymakers act.

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Search For Jet Goes Underwater; Oil Slick Also Being Analyzed

Monday, April 14, 2014

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappeared March 8. More than a month later, no traces of the plane or the 239 people on board have been found. The focus remains on an area of the southern Indian Ocean.

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Dozens Dead, Scores Injured After Bomb Blast In Nigeria

Monday, April 14, 2014

The explosion at a bus station near Abuja is thought to be the latest in a string of such attacks by the extreme Islamist group Boko Haram. More than 70 people were killed. More than 120 were injured.

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In Ukraine: Pro-Russia Occupiers Defy Deadline, War Fears Grow

Monday, April 14, 2014

A deadline set by the Ukrainian government passed without gunmen leaving sites they have seized in the eastern part of the country. But the prospect of Ukrainian troops moving in is rattling nerves.

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'This Was A Hate Crime,' Police Say Of Kansas City-Area Killings

Monday, April 14, 2014

Frazier Glenn Cross, also known as Glenn Miller, is accused of killing three people Sunday during attacks on a Jewish community center and a Jewish retirement home.

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Singer-Songwriter Jesse Winchester Dies

Friday, April 11, 2014

Revered by other musicians, Winchester began recording in 1970. He had a hit of his own with "Say What." Artists such as Emmylou Harris, Bonnie Raitt and Elvis Costello covered his songs. He was 69.

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'I Knew It Wouldn't Be Easy,' Outgoing Health Secretary Sebelius Says

Friday, April 11, 2014

With Kathleen Sebelius leaving as health secretary, the president is turning to budget chief Sylvia Mathews Burwell to run the agency that oversees the Affordable Care Act — better known as Obamacare.

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Pope Francis Asks Abuse Victims' Forgiveness

Friday, April 11, 2014

In what are being described as his strongest comments so far about the church's sex abuse crisis, the pope also condemned the evil deeds of some priests.

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Optimism, But No Breakthrough In Search For Malaysian Jet

Friday, April 11, 2014

Even as Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott was saying he's "very confident" that pings from the plane's black boxes have been detected, the man leading the search effort was urging caution.

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VIDEO: Woman Throws Shoe At Hillary Clinton; No Harm Done

Friday, April 11, 2014

The flying footwear missed the former secretary of state and potential 2016 presidential contender. She was giving a speech in Las Vegas. "Is that part of Cirque du Soleil?" Clinton joked.

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Tragedy In California: Truck Hits Bus Full Of Students

Friday, April 11, 2014

At least 10 people died and several dozen were injured when a FedEx truck slammed into a charter bus. The high school students and chaperones were going to visit a Northern California college.

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Stephen Colbert Will Take Over 'Late Show'

Thursday, April 10, 2014

The Comedy Central star will sit behind the desk after David Letterman retires next year, CBS announced Thursday.

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'Will I Survive, Or Will I Die?' Stabbing Survivor Wondered

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Brett Hurt was one of the first students stabbed Wednesday at a high school near Pittsburgh. He credits a friend for saving his life and hopes his attacker will "forgive himself."

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John Hancock On Julia Louis-Dreyfus' Backside Is Historic Mistake

Thursday, April 10, 2014

The Veep star bared all for Rolling Stone's latest cover. But there's a problem with the temporary tattoo of the Constitution that extends to just above her tush.

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The Story Flips: Burger King Says It Isn't Moving Into Crimea

Thursday, April 10, 2014

A Russian franchisee had said the fast-food empire was looking to extend its rule into the disputed territory. Now, the company says stories about those comments were overdone.

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