Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76
Dec. 14, 1999: Actor Denzel Wahington (L), star of the film "The Hurricane," based on the true story of Rubin "Hurricane" Carter (C), an innocent man who fought for 20 years for justice, poses at the film's premiere party in Los Angeles with boxing champion ...
Rubin (Hurricane) Carter, Boxer Whose Murder Convictions Were Overturned ...
Boxer Hurricane Carter Dies of Cancer at 76
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Search Ends for Everest Missing as Sherpas Call for Shutdown
KATHMANDU — Rescuers have given up searching for three sherpa guides missing two days after the deadliest ever accident on Nepal's Mount Everest killed at least 13 and shocked the mountaineering world. Snow and huge chunks of ice swept down the ...
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In Colorado, a Pot Holiday Tries to Go Mainstream
DENVER (AP) — Once the province of activists and stoners, the traditional pot holiday of April 20 has gone mainstream in the first state in the nation to legalize recreational marijuana. Tens of thousands gathered for a weekend of Colorado cannabis-themed ...
With sales now legal, cannabis lovers take Denver's 420 weekend to new highs
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Marijuana fans pack 4/20 events in Colorado, Washington state
Hollande: Syria still using gas
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The Assad regime is still using chemical weapons in Syria despite international accords to give them up, President Hollande said yesterday. Mr Hollande spoke of credible but unconfirmed reports that Syrian forces were using gas, as he welcomed four ...
Ahead of vote, Syria's Assad visits seized village
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Assad visits recaptured Christian town of Maaloula
Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter
A large crowd is seen in St. Peter's Square from the Bernini colonnade during Pope Francis' Easter Mass, at the the Vatican, Sunday, April 20, 2014. Even before Mass began, a crowd of more than 100,000 was overflowing from the cobblestoned square, and ...
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Malaysia Airlines flight MH192 to make emergency landing
A Malaysia Airlines flight from Kuala Lumpur to Bangalore with 166 people on board is going to make an emergency landing shortly due to a landing gear malfunction, the airline has confirmed. More to come. With files from Reuters. Report Typo.
Bangalore-bound Malaysian plane lands safely after landing gear scare
Malaysia Airlines flight makes emergency landing
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 church. Obama, wife Michelle and their daughters sat in the second row at ...
Obama attends Easter services at personally important Baptist church
Governor: Marathon Will Balance Security with Festivity
Gov. Deval Patrick is assuring Bostonians that tomorrow's 118th Boston Marathon will strike the right balance between enhanced security and maintaining the festivity's “family feel”. It will be “very safe,” he told CBS's “Face the Nation” Sunday: “Somebody said ...
No specific threats detected for Marathon, Patrick says
Officials say security tight for Boston Marathon
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New York Daily News
4-year-old half siblings die in overnight NYC fire
NEW YORK (AP) — Police say 4-year-old half siblings have died in an overnight fire at a home in New York City, and the twin of one of the children has survived. The New York Police Department says officers responded to the home in Queens shortly before ...
4-year-old half siblings die in accidental NY fire
FDNY: Queens Fire That Killed Two 4-Year-Olds Ruled Accidental
Child playing with lighter may have started fatal Queens fire, fire officials say
Easter messages include prayers for Boston Marathon
Detroit Free Press
Marathon runner Joe Warfield of Oklahoma City participates in an Easter service at the Old South Church on Sunday in Boston. Runners received a blessing one day before the the 118th Boston Marathon. / Robert F. Bukaty AP. USA Today ...
Runners blessed at Boston church on marathon's eve
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