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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. TOKYO STUDYING NEW MESSAGE ALLEGEDLY FROM HOSTAGEThe audio recording, purportedly in Kenji Goto's voice, extends the deadline for Jo ...more

Reuters News - 32 mins ago

KIEV (Reuters) - Five Ukrainian soldiers have been killed and 29 wounded in fighting with pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine's eastern regions in the past 24 hours, Kiev military spokesman Andriy Lysenko said on Thursday. According to the Ukr ...more

AP News - 34 mins ago

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Prosecutors have indicted a former presidential candidate, who was one of Romania's most influential politicians in recent years, on suspicion of money-laundering and making false statements.Anti-corruption prosecutors ...more

Reuters News - 36 mins ago

By Jeff Mason WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama's budget will call for an increase in domestic and military spending that would end spending caps known as "sequestration," a White House official said, setting up a new source of co ...more

AP News - 38 mins ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will seek to bust through spending limits for both domestic and defense programs, the White House said Thursday, negating the effects of across-the-board cuts agreed to by both Democrats and Republicans and sign ...more

Reuters News - 41 mins ago

By Tim Hanlon BARCELONA (Reuters) - Neymar took time to settle but is finally shining in Barcelona's devastating attacking trident with Villarreal the next La Liga opponents in their sights on Sunday as the Catalans continue their pursuit of ...more

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Two people have died in an early morning fire in South Philadelphia.A police officer who rushed into the home in the city's Whitman section Thursday was taken to Temple University Hospital with non-life threatening burns. ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A measles outbreak whose spread originated at Disneyland has grown to 95 cases.The California Department of Public Health tells the Los Angeles Times ( on Wednesday that 79 of those in infections are in C ...more

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BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Charles H. Townes' inspiration for the predecessor of the laser came to him while sitting on a park bench, waiting for a restaurant to open for breakfast.On the tranquil morning of April 26, 1951, Townes scribbled a theor ...more

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DENVER (AP) — The mother of a 17-year-old girl who was shot and killed by Denver police said that she wants a second, independent autopsy because she doesn't trust the official investigation into the death of her daughter.The demand by Laura Son ...more