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Today is Saturday, April 18, the 108th day of 2015. There are 257 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:On April 18, 1945, during World War II, famed American war correspondent Ernie Pyle, 44, was killed by Japanese gu ...more

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CIUDAD VICTORIA, Mexico (AP) — Gunfights and blockades of burning vehicles broke out Friday in the border city of Reynosa, across from McAllen, Texas, leaving at least three dead, Mexican authorities said.The government of the border state of Ta ...more

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SEATTLE (AP) — Two aging female elephants that a Seattle zoo dispatched earlier this week on a 2,000-mile road trip to a new home at an Oklahoma zoo have been diverted by a storm — and are now resting at the San Diego Zoo, the Woodland Park Zoo said Fr ...more

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HONOLULU (AP) — A nonprofit company planning to build one of the world's biggest telescopes on a mountain many Native Hawaiians consider sacred will continue to postpone construction, Hawaii Gov. David Ige said Friday.This is the second time the ...more

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CHICAGO (AP) — Attorneys for a Chicago-area man charged with trying to join the Islamic State group in Syria are seeking the dismissal of the charges.Lawyers for 19-year-old Mohammed Hamzah Khan also filed a motion Friday in U.S. District Court ...more

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TULSA, Okla. (AP) — After he sold his insurance company for around $6 million, Robert Bates sought to return to a profession he tried for a year in his early 20s: law enforcement.Bates — the 73-year-old Tulsa County volunteer deputy accused of s ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Video of Marion "Suge" Knight plowing into two men with his pickup truck and other key evidence in the former rap music mogul's murder case was released Friday by a Los Angeles court.Superior Court Judge Ronald Coen reviewed t ...more

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PHOENIX (AP) — A group that hopes to get voters to legalize recreational use of marijuana filed an initiative with Friday with the Arizona Secretary of State's office and will start a signature-gathering campaign to get it on the ballot.The Mari ...more

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SYDNEY (AP) — Five Australian teenagers were arrested Saturday on suspicion of plotting a terrorist attack at a Veterans' Day ceremony that included targeting police officers, officials said.The suspects included two 18-year-olds who are alleged ...more

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Attorneys for a former North Carolina police officer accused of fatally shooting an unarmed former college football player want his trial held in another county.In motions filed by attorney George Laughrun in Mecklenburg C ...more