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2 hrs ago | Denver Post

Editorial: Well-deserved Pulitzer Prize for Washington Post, Guardian

Ewan MacAskill, left, and Laura Poitras, part of the reporting team that won a Pulitzer Prize for The Guardian U.S., the British newspaper s American operation, chat online with leaker Edward Snowden on Monday in New York.

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Related Topix: The Washington Post Company, Opinion

7 hrs ago | KEPR CBS 19

New York police end Muslim surveillance program

The New York Police Department said Tuesday it has disbanded a special unit whose efforts to try to detect terror threats in Muslim communities through secret surveillance sparked outrage.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law

10 hrs ago | Green Bay Press-Gazette

Criterion Collection extends Hulu streaming deal

NEW YORK -- The Criterion Collection and Hulu have extended their deal to keep the video platform as the exclusive streaming home of Criterion's vast library of art house films.

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Related Topix: Arts, Cinema

14 hrs ago | SFGate

Media group names award after AP's Niedringhaus

In this Saturday, April 5, 2014 file photo, roses lay in front of a picture of the Associated Press photographer Anja Niedringhaus, 48, who was killed April 4, 2014 in Afghanistan, in Paris.

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18 hrs ago | KEYC Television, Mankato, MN

Studies: Lab-grown nostrils, vaginas working well

By MARIA CHENG and MALCOLM RITTER Associated Press LONDON - Two new studies describe the latest achievements in growing body parts in a lab and transplanting them into people, this time with nostrils and vaginas.

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Related Topix: Photography, Arts, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, Salem, NC

20 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

Associated Press Sacramento Daybook

Listings do not indicate the AP will cover the events. Please keep the AP in mind when news of regional interest develops in your area.

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Related Topix: Sacramento, CA

22 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

Chinese lawyers say they were tortured by police

His head covered in a black hood, lawyer Tang Jitian recalls being taken into a room and hearing the sound of a rope being pulled.

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Related Topix: Religion, Falun Gong, Activism

22 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Chinese lawyers say they were tortured by police

Marlins right fielder Giancarlo Stanton continued his strong start with a double in the first inning and a 2-for-4 night against the Nationals.

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Related Topix: Religion, Falun Gong, Activism

Mon Apr 14, 2014

WCAX-TV Burlington

NY lawmaker calls Pulitzer decision 'disgraceful'

The head of the House Homeland Security subcommittee on counterterrorism and intelligence calls the decision to award a Pulitzer Prize in the NSA leaking case "disgraceful."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Peter King, US House of Representatives, Republican

The Miami Herald

Billy Bob Thornton finds a fit with FXa s a Fargoa

Marlins right fielder Giancarlo Stanton continued his strong start with a double in the first inning and a 2-for-4 night against the Nationals.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Billy Bob Thornton

TheBlaze.com

Taxes Aren't the Only Looming April 15 Deadline for These Gun Owners

Tuesday is the final day New Yorkers who own semi-automatic weapons have to register those guns after the state passed a new law classifying them as "assault weapons."

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Onondaga County, NY, US Politics, US News

NewsLI.com

Probability of Getting Audited by IRS Lowest Since 2005; Budget Cuts Leave Wealthiest at Highest Risk

Budget cuts and new responsibilities are weakening the Internal Revenue Service's ability to police tax returns.

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Related Topix: Tax

SFGate

Top Twitter execs, big shareholder won't sell soon

Twitter shares started off strong after the November IPO, but have sputtered lately, along with other tech stocks.

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Related Topix: Twitter, Startups, Facebook

Examiner.com

Flavor Flav pleads guilty in Las Vegas case, says it won't affect NY charges

With a felony case hanging over his head in New York , rapper Flavor Flav pleaded guilty Monday to reduced charges in Las Vegas in a domestic violence case involving his girlfriend's teenage son, the Associated Press reported Monday .

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Related Topix: Uniondale, NY

The Washington Post

7 dead babies found in womana s garage

Huntsman, 39, told police she either strangled or suffocated them immediately after they were born.

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Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, Salt Lake City, UT, Pleasant Grove, UT

KREM-TV Spokane

Teen girl who sent terroristic tweet to American Airlines arrested

A 14-year-old girl who sent a terroristic tweet to American Airlines has been arrested by authorities in the Netherlands, The Associated Press reports.

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Related Topix: Twitter, Terrorism, Spokane, WA

WATE-TV Knoxville

FBI: Miami cop known as 'Milk Man' helped dealers

Gov. Martin O'Malley has signed a bill that decriminalizes the possession of small amounts of marijuana starting in October.

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Related Topix: Drugs, US Governors, Martin O'Malley, World News, Dominican Republic, Prison

CBC News

Book of Mormon, Chimerica win at Oliviers U.K. stage awards

The Book of Mormon won four prizes at London's Oliviers awards, including best new musical and best actor in a musical, for Gavin Creel.

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Related Topix: Religion, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormonism), Theater, The Book of Mormon, Matt Stone

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Jury to be picked in NY trial of Egyptian preacher

In this Oct. 9, 2013 file courtroom drawing, defense attorney, Jeremy Schneider, left, represents accused terrorist Mustafa Kamel Mustafa, center, in Manhattan federal court, in New York.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, Bly, OR, World News, Yemen, Middle East, US Energy Systems, Energy

ABC News

Veteran AP Journalists Attacked in Afghanistan, 1 Killed

Two female western journalists with the Associated Press were attacked while sitting in their car in eastern Afghanistan, leaving one dead and the other in stable condition.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Journalism, Publishing, Media, Ottaway Newspapers

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