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Stories of love, life in Supreme Court gay marriage fight

Stories of love, parenthood, illness and death are at the heart of the case for same-sex marriage before the Supreme Court.

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Climate change plan faces high-profile legal test

The cornerstone of President Barack Obama's plan to address climate change is already facing a high-stakes legal challenge.

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Fast-food workers mark Tax Day demanding higher wages

Workers rallied in several cities for higher pay, saying they cannot survive on the hourly wages paid by many corporations.

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10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, April 16

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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Iran bill could make nuclear deal harder for U.S.

A compromise allowing Congress to vote on a nuclear deal may prompt Iranian negotiators to drive a harder bargain, but does not drastically weaken President Barack Obama's ability to deliver on a final agreement.

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Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez guilty of first-degree murder

Once a star player with a $40 million contract, Hernandez will spend the rest of his life in prison.

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Finally, Congress OKs bill reshaping Medicare doctors’ fees

Huge majorities of both parties in Congress banded together to permanently reshape how Medicare pays doctors.

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10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, April 15

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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Boston marks somber anniversary of deadly marathon bombing

The city of Boston faces a somber day as it marks the second anniversary of the bombing attack on its marathon that killed three people and injured 264.

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Obama tells Congress he plans to remove Cuba from terrorism list

It will clear the main obstacle to restoring diplomatic relations and reopening embassies shut for more than half a century.

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Obama concedes Congress role on Iran deal

President Barack Obama conceded Congress has the power to review a nuclear deal, giving in to pressure from Republicans and some in his own party.

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Tax Day deals

Owe Uncle Sam a boatload of cash? Still haven't done your taxes yet? Don't worry - enjoy April 15 with some of these freebies!

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Judge: Jurors in Tsarnaev trial can’t attend Boston Marathon

Jurors were warned to stay away from this year's marathon and any events related to the anniversary of the 2013 attack.

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Abraham Lincoln was assassinated 150 years ago today

On April 14, 1865, Lincoln became the first U.S. President to be assassinated.

A magnifying glass is held in front of a computer screen in this picture illustration taken in Berlin May 21, 2013.

Hackers keep trying new targets in search of easy data

A leading cybersecurity company says hackers are working harder, shifting their targets and using different techniques.

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Your rent is (probably) going up

The average U.S. rent has climbed 14 percent to $1,124 since 2010.

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10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, April 14

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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Obama, Iraq’s Abadi to discuss ISIS fight in White House meeting

Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi and President Barack Obama will discuss the fight against Islamic State at a meeting likely to be dominated by requests for U.S. arms and tension over Iran's role on the battlefield.

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And then there were four: Rubio enters race for president

The first-term senator - and third Republican candidate to officially declare - says he feels "uniquely qualified" to talk about the future.

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Employee fatally shot on N. Carolina college campus

Police are continuing to search for a "person of interest" in the case.

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Two Sounders named to MLS Team of the Week

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Seattle Sounders' Lamar Neagle applauds supporters after an MLS soccer match against the Houston Dynamo, Saturday, April 4, 2015, in Seattle.

Stefan Frei and Lamar Neagle earn weekly honors

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Mariners, Astros set to take the field tonight at Safeco

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Houston Astros' Luis Valbuena, left, is congratulated on his home run against the Seattle Mariners by on-deck batter George Springer (4) in the first inning of a baseball game Monday, April 20, 2015, in Seattle.

Seattle looks to rebound in game two against Houston

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Phoenix Suns’ Morris twins indicted in alleged beating

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Phoenix Suns Markieff Morris (11) and Marcus Morris (15) talk to a referee in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Houston Rockets Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, in Houston. The Rockets won 100-95.

A Maricopa County grand jury has indicted the Phoenix Suns' Marcus and Markieff Morris on felony aggravated assault charges.

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Atlanta’s Mike Budenholzer voted NBA coach of the year

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Atlanta Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer

Mike Budenholzer of the Atlanta Hawks has been chosen as NBA coach of the year.

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Champions League: Bayern and Barcelona get big wins

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Bayern's Philipp Lahm, left, celebrates his team's goal with his teammates Thiago, second right, Thomas Mueller, back and Rafinha, right, during the soccer Champions League quarterfinal second leg match between Bayern Munich and FC Porto at the Allianz Arena in Munich, southern Germany, Tuesday, April 21, 2015.

Bayern routs Porto 6-1 and Neymar nets 2 as Barcalona beats PSG 2-0 as both teams reach the semifinals of the Champions League.