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5/4/2015 9:38 AM
GOP candidate field grows
WASHINGTON — Former technology executive Carly Fiorina and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson jumped into the race for the Republican presidential nomination today, both longshots who nevertheless have the potential to attract a more diverse group of supporters to the party.

5/4/2015 1:18 PM
Teens still critical after resort poisoning
PHILADELPHIA — Two Delaware teenagers are still in critical condition more than six weeks after a banned pesticide was sprayed at the Caribbean resort where they were staying, their family said today.

5/4/2015 1:20 PM
Canadian killed after Kentucky Derby
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Police say a Canadian tourist in town for the Kentucky Derby was shot to death near his hotel during a robbery.

5/4/2015 11:13 AM
FBI probes Texas shooting
GARLAND, Texas — Federal agents searched an apartment in Phoenix in an investigation into a shooting outside a suburban Dallas venue hosting a provocative contest for Prophet Muhammad cartoons, the FBI confirmed today.

5/4/2015 11:54 AM
U.S. gives $45M to help Kenya
NAIROBI, Kenya — The United States said today it will give $45 million to help Kenya deal with an increasingly complex refugee crisis in a region long defined by Somalia’s endemic violence, but where war in nearby Yemen is now creating conditions so dire that some people are even fleeing to Somalia.

5/4/2015 7:07 AM
Ga. sheriff accused of shooting woman
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. — An Atlanta-area sheriff who was acquitted three years ago in a major public corruption case is now accused of shooting a woman in a subdivision near the suburb of Lawrenceville.

5/4/2015 7:05 AM
Riviera Hotel and Casino closes at noon
LAS VEGAS — The aging Riviera Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip will age no more as of noon.

5/4/2015 7:00 AM
10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

5/3/2015 7:57 PM
NYPD officer 'fighting for his life'
NEW YORK — A man who officials say boasted of being a street “hellraiser” and who served prison time for attempted murder was arraigned on charges that he shot a New York City police officer in the head.

5/3/2015 11:01 AM
Baltimore mayor lifts citywide curfew
BALTIMORE — Six days after the death of Freddie Gray sparked riots in Baltimore, the city’s mayor lifted a citywide curfew on Sunday, signaling an end to the extraordinary measures taken to ensure public safety amid an outcry over police practices.

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