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yesterday

Biden offers Kiev U.S. help, condemns corruption

Vice President Joe Biden says Washington is ready to help Ukraine's economy but warned they must fight the "cancer" of corruption.

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yesterday

Court orders U.S. to release memo on drones

The U.S. Department of Justice will turn over information about the government's targeted killing of people linked to terrorism.

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yesterday

Jurors hear cleric’s praise for 9/11 attacks

In a video of radical Islamic cleric Abu Hamza al-Masri, shown at his trial, he said "everyone was happy" with the 9/11 attacks.

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yesterday

10 for today: Tuesday, April 22

A look at the news making headlines today, Tuesday, April 22.

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Monday

Keflezighi wins Boston Marathon, first U.S. victor in 3 decades

It was an emotional finish in a city still recovering from last year's fatal bombing attack on the world-renowned race.

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Monday

PHOTOS: Boston Marathon

Images from the 118th Boston Marathon.

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Monday

Mudslide death toll rises to 41

The official death toll from a mudslide that devastated a neighborhood in the Cascade foothills of Washington state rose to 41.

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Monday

Thousands flock to annual White House Easter Egg Roll

Thousands of children are gathering at the White House for the annual Easter Egg Roll.

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Monday

Teen survives flight over Pacific in jet wheel well

A boy who ran away from home survived a five-hour flight in the freezing wheel well of a jetliner as it traveled from California to Hawaii.

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Monday

Kraft recalls 96K pounds of Oscar Mayer hotdogs

Just in time for cookout season, Kraft is recalling nearly 100,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer hotdogs.

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Monday

Boston Marathon looks to set race records

More than 36,000 will run in the 118th Boston Marathon, putting the world-renown race back in the spotlight after it was marred by last year's bombing attack.

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Monday

Obamacare enrollees encouraged to change passwords over Heartbleed bug

Americans with accounts on HealthCare.gov are advised that their passwords had been reset to guard against the "Heartbleed" bug.

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Friday

Making headlines this week

A look at the week's top newsmakers and the stories you may have missed.

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Friday

Michael’s craft stores confirm data breach

The biggest U.S. arts and crafts retailer confirmed a security breach at certain systems that process payment cards.

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Friday

10 for today: Friday, April 18

A look at the news making headlines today, Friday, April 18.

generalmotors

Friday

GM says recalled cars are safe

GM says cars can be driven while waiting for repairs but the automaker has not addressed a problem long known to potentially shut off the engine.

obamacare

Friday

Obama argues healthcare law is working, rejects Republican criticism

The president dismissed Republican critics who are using flaws in Obamacare to campaign for ousting Democrats from Congress.

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Friday

Vice principal in South Korea school ferry disaster commits suicide

Hopes are fading of finding any of the 268 missing passengers alive.

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Friday

Former ‘First Daughter’ Chelsea Clinton is pregnant

Chelsea Clinton announced she is pregnant with the first grandchild of former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

kansas

Thursday

Calls for peace at Kansas shooting memorial

The scene of a hate crime just days ago became the setting for tears, prayers and calls for peace.

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yesterday in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: April 23

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A look at the Hollywood headlines of years past.

yesterday in Local Sports

McHugh strikes out 12 as Astros beat Seattle

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Collin McHugh struck out a career-high 12 in his season debut, and Jason Castro, Chris Carter and Matt Dominguez homered to lift the Houston Astros to a 5-2 win over the Seattle .

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Report: Seahawks, Sherman close to contract extension?

Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman answers a question during media day for the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, in Newark, N.J.

"No timetable" says Seahawks GM John Schneider in response to CBSSports.com's Jason La Confora's report.

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Pujols’ 500th HR helps Angels beat Nationals 7-2

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Pujols is the first player to collect Nos. 499 and 500 in the same game, according to STATS. About three months past his 34th birthday, he's also the third-youngest to get to 500.

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GNAC Golf Tourney: WWU women wins by 24 strokes; Men finish in 4th

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Viking women have top three in medalist play, Bourland, Branigan and Hansen. Western men still expected to earn a berth in the NCAA Division II West/South Central Regional on May 5-7.