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SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea's titular head of state will travel to Moscow this month instead of the country's young leader, Kim Jong Un, for ceremonies to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two in Europe, according to state media. ...more

AP News - 23 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say three congregants of a New York church were killed when a tractor-trailer slammed into the van they were riding in after attending a religious retreat.WNBC-TV reports ( ) that investigators say the ...more

AP News - 29 mins ago

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A restaurant waitress says she left a message for Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback on his receipt promoting more funding for schools.The Topeka Capital-Journal reports ( ) that Chloe Hough was working her last s ...more

AP News - 30 mins ago

GILBERT, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities in a Phoenix suburb say a 7-year-old girl is dead and a 14-year-old girl is hospitalized after a backyard swing set broke apart.Gilbert polices Sgt. Jesse Sanger says firefighters responded to a home around 9:30 ...more

AP News - 51 mins ago

NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (AP) — Smith College, the largest of the all-female Seven Sisters schools, is changing its policy to accept transgender women.The new policy, which takes effect for those applying this fall, followed a year of study. The women ...more

AP News - 57 mins ago

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — With helicopter gunships hovering overhead, at least 20 troops from a Saudi-led Arab coalition came ashore Sunday in the southern port city of Aden on what military officials called a "reconnaissance" mission, as fighting raged betw ...more

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BOSTON (AP) — A giant aerial sculpture is floating over a park in Boston's Financial District, bringing a shimmer of spring where snowplow piles towered just weeks ago.Early Sunday, dozens of workers closed nearby streets and set to work install ...more

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ALLTENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a mother and baby were rescued after witnesses reported seeing her throw the 1-year-old boy into an eastern Pennsylvania river and then jump from a bridge.WFMZ-TV ( ) reported that the ...more

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5:30 p.m.Baltimore police say they've made nearly 500 arrests and added that more than 100 officers have been injured since large-scale protests broke out after the death of Freddie Gray.Capt. Eric Kowalczyk, a police spokesman, said Sund ...more

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Police are hailing a man who shot and killed a would-be carjacker outside a Utah grocery store, saying he did the "right thing" by coming to the aid of the vehicle's owner.Investigators say the 31-year-old man with a concealed weapons permit was ...more