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CHICAGO (Reuters) - A Chicago area woman whose 18-year-old son was killed in an alleged drunk-driving crash after his high-school prom last weekend wore his cap and gown at his graduation in a tribute to him. Katherine Jackson, mother of Aaro ...more

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BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia's largest rebel group on Friday called off a unilateral cease-fire in reaction to a military raid on a guerrilla camp that killed 26 of its fighters, further straining negotiations to end the country's half-century-old ...more

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NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Two people have been indicted on federal charges for the distribution of synthetic party drugs at Wesleyan University that sent 11 people to hospitals in February, prosecutors said Friday.The defendants, Zachary Kramer, 2 ...more

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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Once he announces his presidential decision, Martin O'Malley will waste no time in getting himself to Iowa.O'Malley will campaign in the leadoff caucus state on May 30, the same day he makes an announcement in Baltimore a ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and Cuba still have no agreement on re-establishing embassies.The former foes completed on Friday a third round of negotiations since Presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro announced in December their intenti ...more

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CHESTER, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois judge has granted Drew Peterson's request to delay his trial on charges that the former suburban Chicago police sergeant plotted to kill the prosecutor who helped convict him in the death of his third wife.< ...more

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SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — The FBI says two Southern California men have been arrested on suspicion of conspiring to provide material support to a terrorism organization.Bureau spokeswoman Laura Eimiller says one man was taken into custody at Los ...more

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden tells graduates at the U.S. Naval Academy that 60 percent of the nation's naval forces will be stationed in the Asia-Pacific region in five years.Biden spoke Friday to 1,070 graduating students in A ...more

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By Jonathan Allen and David Lawder MANCHESTER, N.H./WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Hillary Clinton on Friday will voice strong support for keeping the U.S. Export-Import Bank open and accuse conservative Republicans who want to close the export-promo ...more

Reuters News - 27 mins ago

By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. federal appeals court on Friday ruled that tobacco companies cannot be forced to announce publicly that they deliberately deceived the public over the health risks of cigarettes. The ...more