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10 FOR TODAY: Friday, April 17

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

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Apple helps preserve 36,000 acres of American forest

The tech giant also says it's meeting a self-imposed goal of powering all its U.S. operations with renewable energy.

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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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Sunday’s NHL Playoff Action: Parise, Wild advance with 4-1 win over Blues

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FILE - In this file photo taken Sept. 17, 2012, the NHL logo is seen on a goal at a Nashville Predators practice rink in Nashville, Tenn. The NHL eliminated 16 more days from the regular-season schedule Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, and if a deal with the players' association isn't reached soon the whole season could be lost. The league wiped out all games through Dec. 30 in its latest round of cancellations. Negotiations between the league and the players' association broke off last week, but NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly said Sunday the sides are trying to restart talks this week.

The Blues had their third straight first-round ouster

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Grizzlies hold off a late Trail Blazers rally to go up 3-0

Memphis Grizzlies head coach David Joerger reacts to a call against his team as they play the Oklahoma City Thunder during the first quarter of Game 1 of the opening-round NBA basketball playoff series in Oklahoma City on Saturday, April 19, 2014.

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Marc Gasol had 25 points and the Memphis Grizzlies took a 3-0 lead in their playoff…

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Escobar’s HR leads Twins’ balanced 8-5 win over Seattle

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Minnesota took advantage of three Mariners errors and two wild pitches.

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Flames end Canucks season with 7-4 win in Calgary

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The Canucks lost despite having a 3-0 lead midway through the first period.