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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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FORT MCMURRAY, Alberta (AP) — Canadian company Suncor Energy says an employee has died after being "severely injured" at its oil sands site.A statement posted on the company's website says the employee was pronounced dead at a hospital after bei ...more

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Alistair MacLeod, the award-winning Canadian author who was best known for his short story collections and novel "No Great Mischief," has died. He was 77.MacLeod's former publisher, Doug Gibson, confirmed the death on Sunday. He said MacLeod had ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Kraft Foods is recalling 96,000 pounds of its Oscar Mayer wieners because they may mistakenly contain cheese.The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service said Sunday that Kraft's "Oscar Mayer Classic Wi ...more

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PALMDALE, Calif. (AP) — Officials say a 16-year-old Southern California girl asleep in her bed has died after a driver accused of being drunk crashed his SUV into her home.The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department says that 20-year-old Roberto ...more

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LILLIWAUP, Wash. (AP) — A 12-year-old Washington state boy on a Boy Scout trip has died after a log that he and his friends were pushing down a hill caught his jacket and rolled over him.The Kitsap Sun reports (http://is.gd/sA1MHM ) that the boy ...more

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FAIR OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Sharp, a country music singer who recorded multiple chart-topping songs and survived a well-publicized battle with cancer, has died. He was 43.His sister Mary Huston said Sharp died at his mother's Fair Oaks, Calif ...more

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BOSTON (AP) — In many ways, it felt like any other pre-marathon Sunday in Boston.Families celebrated Easter, diners enjoyed the spring weather at sidewalk cafes, and runners — easily identified by their trim builds and colorful jackets — picked ...more

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BOSTON (AP) — The father of a missing boy whose body was found off a Massachusetts highway says he was crushed to hear that his 5-year-old son's remains had been identified but is planning his funeral.Jose Oliver tells the Boston Herald (http:// ...more