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Kerry: Diverse graduating class is 'Trump's worst nightmare'
BOSTON (AP) -- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has told Northeastern University's graduating class that their diversity makes them "Donald Trump's worst nightmare."... 5/6/2016 4:02 PM

6 family members, including 4 kids, killed in Syracuse blaze
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) -- An early morning fire tore through a home in Syracuse on Friday, killing six members of the same family, including four children.... 5/6/2016 3:51 PM

LGBT community braces for impact of new counseling law
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Roddy Biggs was 13 and depressed, and had been seeing a therapist for six months before he revealed something he had denied even to himself: He was gay.... 5/6/2016 8:23 AM

Emma and Noah continue to be
WASHINGTON (AP) -- When it comes to baby names, Emma and Noah reign supreme.... 5/6/2016 3:11 PM

SpaceX lands rocket at sea 2nd time after satellite launch
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- For the second month in a row, the aerospace upstart SpaceX landed a rocket on an ocean platform early Friday, this time following the successful launch of a Japanese communications satellite.... 5/6/2016 4:00 PM

Paterno's son calls 1976 allegation about father 'bunk'
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Joe Paterno's son said Friday that an allegation made by insurers that a boy told the longtime Penn State University football coach in 1976 that he had been molested by former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky is "bunk."... 5/6/2016 12:27 PM

Community questions delay in Amber Alert for Navajo girl
Several hours after a stranger abducted an 11-year-old Navajo girl as she played near her home, few outside the reservation knew she was missing.... 5/6/2016 8:29 AM

In California, couple's return to meat sparks vegan uproar
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- At the Cafe Gratitude restaurant chain in California, waiters serve plates of vegan rice bowls, vegetable pizzas and tempeh sandwiches with names such as "Gracious," ''Warm-Hearted" and "Magical."... 5/6/2016 4:33 PM

Powerball's pull puts weekend jackpot at $415 million
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- The Powerball jackpot has climbed to $415 million, making Saturday night's prize the largest since a record $1.6 billion payout in January. Interest and sales typically spike when the lack of a winner causes prizes to spiral upward. Here are some things to keep in mind about Saturday's drawing and future jackpots.... 5/6/2016 3:54 PM

Louisiana flooding sends caskets far and wide
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Widespread flooding not only disrupts the living but sometimes also creates havoc for the dead.... 5/6/2016 12:03 PM

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