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2 hrs ago | Bradenton.com

At Boston Marathon, a chance to finally finish

He stumbled over a pothole, opening a cut where his running blade attached below his right knee.

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2 hrs ago | National Public Radio

A Year After Background Check Defeat, Modest Goals

Democratic worries about this November's elections, a lack of Senate votes and House opposition are forcing congressional gun-control supporters to significantly winnow their 2014 agenda, a year after lawmakers scuttled President Barack Obama's effort to pass new curbs on firearms.

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3 hrs ago | KVOR-AM Colorado Springs

Man Charged After Suspicious Bags Found Near Boston Marathon Finish Line

A man was charged Tuesday with possession of a hoax device, disorderly conduct and disturbing the peace after two suspicious bags were found near the finish line of the Boston Marathon amid stepped-up security on the anniversary of the bombings that shook the city a year ago.

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4 hrs ago | KSWO

2 ships collide, cargo ship grounded in Virginia

A judge in Phoenix will hold a hearing Wednesday in which lawyers for former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper will challenge the evidence used to keep him in jail without bail on charges that he drugged and... A judge in Phoenix will hold a hearing Wednesday in which lawyers for former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper will challenge the evidence ... (more)

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Daily Mail

Victims of high school stabbing return to campus for first time since horrific attack

One-way ticket to paradise: Private island in the Bahamas with six beaches, four houses and its own AIRSTRIP goes on sale for $9m BREAKING NEWS: Bomb squad rush to suspicious package left at finish line of Boston Marathon by 'barefoot man in black hat and veil' on anniversary of atrocity Ivy League lawyer, 35, sentenced to life without parole after ... (more)

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USA Today

Congresswoman to run Boston Marathon for young victim

Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, an Arizona Democrat, will be running her first Boston Marathon in honor of Martin Richard, the 8-year-old who died in last year's bombings.

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NewsOn6 Tulsa

Security Council sees grim images of Syrian dead

Authorities say they are looking for more suspects in the abduction of a North Carolina prosecutor's father last week.

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Journal and Courier

Obama's day: Solemn ceremonies

President Obama has a full schedule Tuesday that includes a Passover seder and a remembrance of the Boston Marathon bombing a year ago.

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KSFO-AM San Francisco

Boston Marathon Bombings Victim Learns to Dance Again

Jane Richard was watching the Boston Marathon from Boylston Street with her whole family when two bombs went off near the finish line on April 15, 2013.

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TheBostonChannel.com

Boston perseveres a year after marathon bombs

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Sunday Herald

It's not positive: Edinburgh Zoo panda fails to mate naturally and gets artificial insemination

The UK's only female giant panda has been artificially inseminated after she and her intended partner failed to mate naturally.

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WSET-TV Lynchburg

Tributes planned to mark Boston Marathon bombing

The anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings promises to be a day of tributes to the three people who died, the more than 260 people who were hurt, and the first responders, doctors and nurses who helped them.

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KMPH-TV Fresno

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People walk by the Nott Memorial at Union College on Monday, April 14, 2014, in Schenectady, N.Y. .

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

24 Hours

A black bear is pictured in the QMI Agency file photo.

ORLANDO, Fla. A Central Florida woman was recovering at home on Monday after a bear knocked her down outside her house, clamped its jaw on her head and tried to drag her away on Saturday, her husband said.

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WLOX-TV Biloxi

Killing of environmental activists rises globally

As head of his village, Prajob Naowa-opas battled to save his community in central Thailand from the illegal dumping of toxic waste by filing petitions and leading villagers to block trucks carrying the stuff - until a gunman in broad daylight fired four shots into him.

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The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

2014 Pulitzer winners in journalism and arts

The committee cited the Post for authoritative and insightful reports that helped the public understand how the disclosures fit into the larger framework of national security.

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Star-Telegram.com

Details on the 2014 Pulitzer Prize winners

Four reporters for the two publications won for revealing massive U.S. government surveillance based on thousands of documents from Edward Snowden and first published last June.

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Journal Gazette

Post, Guardian win Pulitzers for NSA revelations

Laura Poitras and Glenn Greenwald, two reporters central to revealing the massive U.S. government surveillance effort, and The Guardian's Ewen MacAskill pose for photos after they received the George Polk Award for National Security Reporting, at New York's Roosevelt Hotel, Friday.

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National Public Radio

Questions Linger Year After Boston Marathon Bombs

A surveillance video shows a man prosecutors say is Dzhokhar Tsarnaev placing a bomb near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, just yards from where an 8-year-old boy was killed when it exploded.

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CBS Local

2 Die Near Finish Line Of Raleigh Half Marathon

Race organizers said the deaths appear to be from natural causes and were treated near the finish during the 13-mile race Sunday morning.

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