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BOSTON (AP) — Prosecutors want panels of the boat in which Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was found hiding to be brought to court to show jurors what they say is his written confession. His lawyers want them to see the entire bullet- ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional Republicans are sending a message that they hope the Supreme Court and voters will hear: The country's health care system won't crumble if the justices obliterate a bedrock feature of President Barack Obama's heath care ...more

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NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York mother accused of poisoning her son with salt so she could bask in social media attention after documenting his mysterious illness online was convicted on Monday of murder, a prosecutor said. A jury in state co ...more

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ATLANTA (AP) — Beverly Hall, the former superintendent of Atlanta Public Schools charged in what prosecutors had called a broad conspiracy to cheat on state exams, has died.Hall's attorney J. Tom Morgan confirmed her death in an email on Monday. ...more

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BOSTON (AP) — Bostonians have another reason to be steamed about this winter of epic snow: The city is starting to remove the lawn chairs, milk crates, orange cones and other stuff that people set out in the street to reserve the parking spaces they've ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The conflict that has torn Syria apart can be traced, in part, to a record drought worsened by global warming, a new study says.In what scientists say is one of the most detailed and strongest connections between violence and h ...more

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SEATTLE (AP) — A high-risk sex offender who fled Canada for Seattle has been arrested in the rape of a 69-year-old woman, authorities said Monday.Michael Sean Stanley, 49, made news reports in 2013 when he cut off an electronic-monitoring ankle ...more

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PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — A NASA spacecraft is about to reach the end of a nearly eight-year journey and make the first rendezvous with a dwarf planet.The Dawn craft will slip into orbit Friday around Ceres, a dwarf planet the size of Texas. Unlik ...more

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling is firing back at cyberbullies who posted offensive comments about his daughter on Twitter.Schilling congratulated his daughter on Twitter last week after she was accepted into ...more

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CLEVELAND (AP) — Federal judge reduces sentences for 8 imprisoned Amish in hair- and beard-cutting attacks. ...more