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Let’s defend ‘Obamacare,’ some Democrats say

Let's defend 'Obamacare,' some Democrats say

WASHINGTON (AP) — Some Democrats say it's time to stop hiding from the president's health care overhaul — even in this ...

Court rejects bankruptcy protection for Mt. Gox

Court rejects bankruptcy protection for Mt. Gox

TOKYO (AP) — The Mt. Gox bitcoin exchange in Tokyo is headed for dissolution after a court rejected its ...

Russia tests Obama’s ability to stop its advances

Russia tests Obama's ability to stop its advances

WASHINGTON (AP) — With the White House asserting that Russia is stoking instability in eastern Ukraine ...

EU officials looking for exit from Ukraine crisis

EU officials looking for exit from Ukraine crisis

LUXEMBOURG (AP) — European Union foreign ministers are deploring what they say is more Russian interference in Ukraine ...


National

GOP campaign committee has $31M to hold House

GOP campaign committee has $31M to hold House

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Republican campaign committee raised almost $10 million in March and has $31.2 million banked to defend the party’s majority, according to financial reports filed Sunday.…

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Obama, family cause a small stir at Easter service

Obama, family cause a small stir at Easter service

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama may have expected a quiet Easter, but his presence rallied a congregation eager to greet him and his family to the front of the…

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International

Nigeria preacher: Healer or controversial leader?

Nigeria preacher: Healer or controversial leader?

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — It’s Sunday, and 15,000 people are seated in the enormous arena-like church, fanning themselves against the dusty humid air in Nigeria .
The preacher in a…

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Ahead of vote, Syria’s Assad visits seized village

Ahead of vote, Syria’s Assad visits seized village

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The Greek Orthodox Patriarch in Syria says Christians in the war-ravaged country “will not submit and yield” to extremists who attack “our people and holy places.”…

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Science & Technology

NASA: Engineer vital to 1969 moon landing dies

NASA: Engineer vital to 1969 moon landing dies

SCARBOROUGH, Maine (AP) — John C. Houbolt , an engineer whose contributions to the U.S. space program were vital to NASA’s successful moon landing in 1969, has died. He was…

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Aereo CEO speaks on future of company, industry

Aereo CEO speaks on future of company, industry

NEW YORK (AP) — The future of Aereo, an online service that provides over-the-air TV channels, hinges on a battle with broadcasters that goes before the U.S. Supreme Court next…

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Dempsey: Military has job despite withdrawal talk

Dempsey: Military has job despite withdrawal talk

BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan – America’s top military officer said Wednesday the U.S. threat to withdraw all troops out of Afghanistan if no security pact is signed may encourage the…

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Hagel seeks answers to military ethics crisis

Hagel seeks answers to military ethics crisis

WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Friday he sees no simple answer to why the U.S. military is suffering so many ethical lapses, but he vowed to get…

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AP Photos: Christians seek hope in Easter events

AP Photos: Christians seek hope in Easter events

From the splendor of the Vatican to some of the world’s most troubled regions, Christians worldwide sought hope Sunday in their religion’s holiest event — the crucifixion and resurrection of…

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8 killed in Finland parachutist plane accident

8 killed in Finland parachutist plane accident

HELSINKI (AP) — Finnish officials say eight people died when a small plane carrying parachutists crashed to the ground and caught fire.
Det. Supt. Petri Kangas said three people survived…

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Navy OKs changes for submariners’ sleep schedules

Navy OKs changes for submariners’ sleep schedules

GROTON, Conn. (AP) — The U.S. Navy has endorsed changes to submarine sailors’ schedules based on research into sleep patterns by a military laboratory in Connecticut .
With no sunlight…

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Egypt: Ex-army chief, leftist to run for president

Egypt: Ex-army chief, leftist to run for president

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s Interior Ministry says gunmen have killed a captain from the intelligence services and a policeman on a desert road outside Cairo .
The ministry’s media center…

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