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NEW YORK (AP) — A portrait of a Pakistani teenager shot by the Taliban for championing education for girls will be auctioned next month.The oil painting by Jonathan Yeo shows Malala Yousafzai (mah-LAH'-lah YOO'-suhf-zeye) doing her homework. ...more

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DENVER (AP) — A century ago this Sunday, 11 children and two women died in a fire that followed a shootout between the Colorado National Guard and striking coal miners at a tent camp in southern Colorado.What became known as the Ludlow Massacre ...more

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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA's robotic moon explorer, LADEE, is no more.Flight controllers confirmed Friday that the orbiting spacecraft crashed into the back side of the moon as planned, just three days after surviving a full lunar eclipse, ...more

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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX is back on the launch pad in hopes of making a critical delivery to the International Space Station.Liftoff is scheduled for 3:25 p.m. Friday. But stormy weather may force another delay.NASA's commercial ...more

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This Week in The Civil War, for week of Sunday, April 20: Confederate ram at battle of Plymouth, N.C.Confederate forces, in a joint operation of ground troops and an ironclad ram CSS Albemarle, attacked the federal garrison at Plymouth, N.C. nea ...more

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ATLANTA (AP) — Residents are objecting to the Archdiocese of Atlanta's plans to renovate a house in the city's upscale Buckhead neighborhood so it can be a home for a group of priests.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (http://bit.ly/19h2mCB ) rep ...more

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HOMOSASSA, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man suffocated his young, crying son so he could play video games on his Xbox and watch TV, sheriff's deputies said Friday.Cody Wygant, 24, is charged with third-degree murder and child neglect. He was being held ...more

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Around the world, Christians are coming together in observance of Good Friday, which they believe was the day Jesus was crucified.In the Philippines, Asia's largest Roman Catholic nation commemorated the occasion by re-enacting the crucifixion. ...more

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SHANGHAI (AP) — Mercedes set the fastest practice times again at the Chinese Grand Prix on Friday, though rivals Ferrari and Red Bull may have closed the gap somewhat on Formula One's runaway leader.Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton, winner of the past t ...more

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SHANGHAI (AP) — Ferrari's new team principal, Marco Mattiacci, arrived at the Chinese Grand Prix on Friday wearing large sunglasses — on an overcast day.There was a reason, he said, and it didn't have anything to do with vanity."If you do ...more