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FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — A car slammed into a packed Florida church just as its annual Easter concert was about to begin, injuring 21 people as it barreled through the brick outer wall and several rows of pews.Fort Myers police Lt. Victor Medico ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. WHO HAS HARSH WORDS FOR SOUTH KOREA FERRY CREWPresident Park Geun-hye says the captain and some crew members of the sunken ship comm ...more

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HONOLULU (AP) — Officials say a 16-year-old boy is "lucky to be alive" and unharmed after flying from California to Hawaii stowed away in a plane's wheel well, surviving cold temperatures at 38,000 feet and a lack of oxygen."Doesn't even remembe ...more

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The Associated Press-GfK poll on confidence in scientific concepts was conducted by GfK Public Affairs and Corporate Communications March 20-24. It is based on online interviews of 1,012 adults who are members of GfK's nationally representative Knowled ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is heading to Ukraine to meet with leaders of the turbulent country.Biden's visit comes a day after violence erupted in eastern Ukraine, despite an agreement last week aimed at easing tensions. A shooto ...more

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HONOLULU (AP) — A 16-year-old boy stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from California to Hawaii on Sunday, surviving the trip halfway across the Pacific Ocean unharmed despite frigid temperatures at 38,000 feet and a lack of oxygen, FBI and airli ...more

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BOSTON (AP) — For years, state and local officials have conducted a "tabletop exercise" before the Boston Marathon, a meeting that allows them to study a map of the 26.2-mile course from Hopkinton to Boston's Copley Square and plan for emergencies that ...more

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CHICAGO (AP) — Despite recommended limits on codeine use in children, the potent painkiller is prescribed for children in at least half a million emergency room visits each year, a study suggests.Use of the drug in that setting is hardly rampant ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Rising costs for materials and labor appear to be pressuring businesses, according to a quarterly survey from the National Association of Business Economics.During the first quarter of the year, 31 percent of businesses surveyed ...more

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Today is Monday, April 21, the 111th day of 2014. There are 254 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:On April 21, 1789, John Adams was sworn in as the first vice president of the United States.On this da ...more