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  • Vice principal rescued from Korea ferry found hanging from a tree

    Posted on: 6:33 am, April 18, 2014, by , updated on: 09:22am, April 18, 2014

    JINDO, South Korea — The high school vice principal who was rescued from the sunken South Korean ferry was found...
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  • Avalanche kills 12 in deadliest accident ever on Mount Everest

    Posted on: 6:15 am, April 18, 2014, by , updated on: 08:01am, April 18, 2014

    KATHMANDU, Nepal — A high-altitude avalanche Friday killed 12 Sherpa guides and seriously wounded three in the single deadliest accident...
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    Mt. Everest, Nepal
  • Fraternity closes Ole Miss chapter after racial incident

    Posted on: 11:22 pm, April 17, 2014, by

    OXFORD, Miss. — The Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity has closed its chapter at the University of Mississippi after three of...
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  • Michaels security breach hit 3 million customers

    Posted on: 9:14 pm, April 17, 2014, by

    NEW YORK — A security breach at Michaels Stores lasted eight months and affected about 3 million customers, the company...
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    Michaels Stores investigating possible data breach
  • Man arrested in connection with as many as 20 highway shootings

    Posted on: 8:50 pm, April 17, 2014, by

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A suspect has been taken into custody in connection with as many as 20 highway shootings in...
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    Kansas City Highway Shootings
  • Suspect in NC kidnapping of prosecutor’s dad arrested

    Posted on: 5:29 pm, April 17, 2014, by , updated on: 05:31pm, April 17, 2014

    RALEIGH, N.C. — A suspect in a two-state kidnapping plot involving a prosecutor’s father was taken into custody and scheduled...
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    FBI Charlotte and FBI Atlanta are offering a reward of up to $25,000 for information that leads to the arrest of two men wanted in connection with a kidnapping in Wake Forest, North Carolina. Frank Janssen was taken from his home on April 5, 2014. The ongoing investigation into this elaborate kidnapping plot has identified two additional suspects, Jakym Camel Tibbs and Quantavious Thompson. They should be considered armed and dangerous. 21 years old 5'7" 155-165 lbs.
  • Chelsea Clinton announces she’s pregnant with first child

    Posted on: 4:42 pm, April 17, 2014, by

    NEW YORK — Chelsea Clinton announced Thursday that she is expecting her first child. The only daughter of former President...
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    TX: Chelsea Clinton jokes about her mom's texting
  • Questions mount in South Korean ferry disaster; hundreds still missing

    Posted on: 4:21 pm, April 17, 2014, by

    JINDO, South Korea — Anguished relatives of missing South Korean ferry passengers waited for answers Thursday as rescuers fought bad...
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    An animation of the sinking ship in South Korea. Authorities believe 287 people -- many of them high school students on a field trip -- remain trapped inside the five-story ship. At least some, authorities say, could still be alive more than a day after the ship rolled over.
  • Facebook launches friend-tracking feature called ‘Nearby Friends’

    Posted on: 3:58 pm, April 17, 2014, by

    Your phone always knows where you are. And now, if you want, your Facebook friends will always know where you...
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  • Wife accuses ‘Scandal’ actor Columbus Short of threatening to kill her, himself

    Posted on: 3:52 pm, April 17, 2014, by

    LOS ANGELES — Columbus Short’s wife swears the “Scandal” actor threatened to kill her and himself with a knife last...
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    Columbus Short (Image: Wikipedia)
  • NASA discovers Earth-sized planet that may sustain life

    Posted on: 2:37 pm, April 17, 2014, by

    It’s like finding a needle in a universe-wide haystack. Researchers have located a planet the size of Earth that could...
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    Space stock photo (Credit: Thinkstock)
  • Did Christians really ‘steal’ Easter?

    Posted on: 2:09 pm, April 17, 2014, by

    It’s that time of year again: the time when chocolate comes in pastels, cherry blossoms start to bloom and well-marketed...
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    Eggs for the 2011 Easter Egg Roll photographed on the South Lawn of the White House, March 24, 2011. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)