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Witnesses to Everest avalanche: ‘I knew I had to survive’

April 26, 2015 | By | Reply More
Witnesses to Everest avalanche: ‘I knew I had to survive’ KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — At least 17 people were killed and 61 injured when an avalanche set off by Saturday’s massive Nepal earthquake swept down the Himalayas. The snow and…

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Supporters of Senate Iran bill swatting away amendments

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Supporters of Senate Iran bill swatting away amendments WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate proponents of a bill empowering Congress to review and potentially reject any Iran nuclear deal must first win a battle with some colleagues determined to change…

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Gay marriage a difficult issue for GOP White House hopefuls

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Gay marriage a difficult issue for GOP White House hopefuls NEW YORK (AP) — For Democratic politicians, same-sex marriage has become an easy issue: They’re for it. Many Republican VIPs — notably the presidential hopefuls — face a far more…

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Gay marriage a difficult issue for GOP White House hopefuls

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Gay marriage a difficult issue for GOP White House hopefuls NEW YORK (AP) — For Democratic politicians, same-sex marriage has become an easy issue: They’re for it. Many Republican VIPs — notably the presidential hopefuls — face a far more…

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Same-sex marriage opponents urge Supreme Court to go slow

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Same-sex marriage opponents urge Supreme Court to go slow WASHINGTON (AP) — Same-sex marriage opponents acknowledge they face a tough task in trying to persuade the Supreme Court to allow states to limit marriage to a man and a…

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Same-sex marriage opponents urge Supreme Court to go slow

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Same-sex marriage opponents urge Supreme Court to go slow WASHINGTON (AP) — Same-sex marriage opponents acknowledge they face a tough task in trying to persuade the Supreme Court to allow states to limit marriage to a man and a…

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Q&A: What’s at stake in Supreme Court gay marriage arguments

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Q&A: What’s at stake in Supreme Court gay marriage arguments WASHINGTON (AP) — Just two years ago, the Supreme Court struck down part of the federal anti-gay marriage law that denied a range of government benefits to legally married same-sex…

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Q&A: What’s at stake in Supreme Court gay marriage arguments

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Q&A: What’s at stake in Supreme Court gay marriage arguments WASHINGTON (AP) — Just two years ago, the Supreme Court struck down part of the federal anti-gay marriage law that denied a range of government benefits to legally married same-sex…

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Sudan’s pyramids, nearly as grand as Egypt’s, go unvisited

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Sudan’s pyramids, nearly as grand as Egypt’s, go unvisited AL-BERGAWIYA, Sudan (AP) — The small, steep pyramids rising up from the desert hills of northern Sudan resemble those in neighboring Egypt, but unlike the famed pyramids of Giza, the…

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Image from the quake: Heavy damage in Nepal ancient city

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Image from the quake: Heavy damage in Nepal ancient city THE IMAGE: In this photo by Niranjan Shrestha, a man in Nepal’s ancient city of Bhaktapur cries Sunday as he walks through debris caused by the powerful earthquake that struck…

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