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National Guard called in to keep the peace in Baltimore
BALTIMORE (AP) -- National Guardsmen took up positions across the city and hundreds of volunteers began sweeping the streets of broken glass and other debris Tuesday, the morning after riots erupted following the funeral of a black man who died in police custody.... 4/28/2015 4:03 PM


Supreme Court hears historic same-sex marriage arguments
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Pivotal Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy did not tip his hand Tuesday as the high court heard historic arguments over the right of gay and lesbian couples to marry.... 4/28/2015 4:37 PM

Testimony in marathon bomber's trial turns to sister-in-law
BOSTON (AP) -- Testimony in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev zeroed in Tuesday on his late brother's wife, revealing searches done on her computer on the rewards of dying as a martyr's spouse and raising questions about what she knew before the 2013 attacks.... 4/28/2015 4:45 PM

Popular zoo elephants likely to get harder to see in future
SEATTLE (AP) -- Visitors flocked to the leafy enclosure at Seattle's zoo to watch the two elephants, Chai and Bamboo, as they used their long trunks to play with balls and snack on carrots and apples.... 4/28/2015 11:20 AM

Nominees announced for new World Video Game Hall of Fame
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) -- Fifteen video games that have engrossed gamers for untold hours were named finalists Tuesday for the new World Video Game Hall of Fame.... 4/28/2015 3:04 PM

Drones and dogs deployed in battle to save the guacamole
MIAMI (AP) -- With the killers hiding in the trees, heat-sensing drones are launched into the air. When their whereabouts are narrowed, the dogs are sent in. When it comes to protecting the world's supply of guacamole, no weapon can be spared.... 4/28/2015 8:21 AM

Survivors of Colorado theater shooting begin testifying
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) -- Katie Medley was nine months pregnant, so she picked a seat near the exit door, just in case she went into labor when her husband and a friend took her to see the "Batman" premiere nearly three years ago.... 4/28/2015 4:45 PM

New things we learned about Colorado theater shooting
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) -- Opening arguments in the Colorado theater shooting trial revealed a torrent of new details about James Holmes and the 2012 attack that killed 12 and injured 70. The judge had ordered attorneys not to talk about many details until the trial started. So instead of a rehash of what everyone already knew, the first day of the trial was full of revelations:... 4/28/2015 7:45 AM

HUD secretary announces 8 new Promise Zone designations
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Six metropolitan areas, one rural region and one tribal community have been designated as Promise Zones under an Obama administration program that seeks to revitalize high-poverty communities.... 4/28/2015 4:42 PM



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