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2 Dead, 5 Missing After Sudden Squall Hits Alabama Sailing Regatta

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Several boats in a race at Dauphin Island in Mobile Bay were capsized when winds unexpectedly gusted to 50 knots, generating waves up to 10 feet high.

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After Baltimore March, Clashes Between Protesters, Police

Saturday, April 25, 2015

People gathered in the city's streets in support of Freddie Gray, who died after sustaining a fatal spinal cord injury during or after his arrest. Later, protests took a violent turn at Camden Yards.

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Apprehensions Along Southern Border Drop Dramatically In 2015

Friday, April 24, 2015

Apprehensions dropped by 28 percent compared to the same time period last year. Apprehensions of minors also dropped by 50 percent.

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America's Test Kitchen Radio

413: Cooking Lesson: The Secrets of Cooking Brilliant Chinese Food at Home with Fuchsia Dunlop

Friday, April 24, 2015

Real Chinese home cooking is a far cry from the oily takeout food that Americans have come to know. This week, Fuchsia Dunlop, Sichuan cooking expert and author of Every Grain of Rice: Simple Chinese Home Cooking, shows us how to make a healthy, exotic meal in just 15 minutes. We’ll find out what’s hot and what’s not in the world of kitchen gadgets, and we’ll be tasting wine with expert Stephen Meuse. Then we’ll head into the test kitchen to learn a better way to poach salmon. And of course, we’ll be taking your calls to answer all of your cooking questions.

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Baltimore Police: Freddie Gray Should've Gotten Medical Help At Scene Of Arrest

Friday, April 24, 2015

Giving an update about how Gray was injured, police said they still have many gaps to fill, but the picture is becoming clearer. Police now know that Gray was never buckled into the police van.

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Scientists Discover Massive New Magma Chamber Under Yellowstone

Friday, April 24, 2015

The newly discovered chamber is 4.5 times larger than the shallow reservoir already known and contains enough partially molten rock to fill the Grand Canyon 11 times.

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At A Georgia University, Tension Between Free Speech, Patriotism Sparks Protest

Friday, April 24, 2015

Hundreds of people showed up at the campus of Valdosta State University to fly American flags, after other protesters desecrated a flag last week.

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BackStory

Richmond Is a Hard Road to Travel

Friday, April 24, 2015

With the American History Guys

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Richard Corliss, 'Time' Film Critic, Dies At 71

Friday, April 24, 2015

The magazine said Corliss died Thursday night in New York following a stroke he suffered a week ago. Corliss reviewed films for the magazine for 35 years.

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Native American Actors Walk Off The Set Of Adam Sandler Comedy

Friday, April 24, 2015

The movie is the The Ridiculous Six, an apparent spoof of the classic Western The Magnificent Seven. The Native American actors say the movie's script insults native women, elders and Apaches.

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Comcast Cuts The Cord On Deal With Time Warner Cable

Friday, April 24, 2015

The Justice Department had raised concerns over the proposed $45.2 billion merger, which would have brought nearly 30 percent of TV and about 55 percent of broadband subscribers under one roof.

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More Than A Dozen Hurt After High School Stage Collapses In Indiana

Friday, April 24, 2015

Students sustained minor injuries in the collapse during the musical finale of a stage show in suburban Indianapolis.

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Maryland Governor Sends State Troopers As Protests Grow In Baltimore

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Protesters took to the streets demanding justice, after a black man suffered a deadly injury to his spine after being arrested.

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Senate Confirms Loretta Lynch For Attorney General

Thursday, April 23, 2015

In one of the most protracted cabinet-level confirmation processes, 10 Republicans joined the chamber's Democrats in a 56 to 43 vote to approve the long-delayed nomination to replace Eric Holder.

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Live Tweets: Day 3 Of Boston Marathon Bombing Trial's Penalty Phase

Thursday, April 23, 2015

A Boston jury is weighing whether Dzhokhar Tsarnaev should be put to death for his crimes.

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Warren Weinstein, American Killed In U.S. Operation, Was Veteran Aid Worker

Thursday, April 23, 2015

The USAID contractor was kidnapped in 2011 from his home in Pakistan just days before he was scheduled to leave the country. He spent much of his career in some of the world's toughest places.

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U.S. Operations Killed Two Hostages Held By Al-Qaida, Including An American

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Two Americans who worked for al-Qaida were also killed in the counterterrorism operations in January, the White House said. The two hostages killed included an Italian who had been held since 2012.

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Gen. David Petraeus Will Be Sentenced Thursday Over Secret Notebooks

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Under the terms of a plea deal, the former CIA director will avoid jail time. Petraeus, 62, admits to having retained notebooks full of classified information and showing them to his biographer.

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Michael Brown's Family Will Sue Ferguson Over Police Shooting Death

Thursday, April 23, 2015

The lawsuit will be filed at the St. Louis County Courthouse Thursday morning. It's not yet known whether it will include Darren Wilson, the officer who shot Brown, 18.

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Defense Presents Full Video Of Tsarnaev Giving Camera The Middle Finger

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

The defense was trying to blunt the prosecution's claim that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev had one more message to send.

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