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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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FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — A car slammed into a packed Florida church Sunday night just as its annual Easter concert was about to begin, barreling through its brick outer wall and several rows of pews and injuring about 20 people, authorities said. ...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

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NEW YORK (AP) — Joss Whedon is releasing a film he wrote as a $5 digital download, bypassing the normal channels of independent film distribution.In a video announcement Sunday following the premiere of the supernatural romance "In Your Eyes" at ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The Discovery Network is canceling a daredevil's planned jump off the summit of Mount Everest in a wing suit next month following the avalanche that killed at least 13 people on Friday.Network spokeswoman Laurie Goldberg said Sun ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Contradictions of human nature are the fodder that playwright Martin McDonagh often mines in his masterfully satirical dark comedies about quirky rural Irish characters.Now director Michael Grandage has brought the original, most ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday:1. FESTIVE BOSTON MARATHON ATMOSPHERE TINGED WITH SADNESS"It's sadness, but it's also a kind of fortitude," says Scott Johnson, who wi ...more

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Rubin "Hurricane" Carter never surrendered hope of regaining his freedom, not even after he was convicted of a triple murder, then convicted again and abandoned by many prominent supporters.For 19 long years, the prizefighter was locked in a pri ...more