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earthquake

April 2, 2014

Huge earthquake off Chile’s coast triggers tsunami

A major earthquake of magnitude 8.2 struck off the coast of northern Chile, triggering a tsunami that pounded the shore.

obamacare

April 1, 2014

Obamacare enrollment tops 7M mark

The website and call center handled "record consumer demand" up until the midnight enrollment deadline.

Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes takes batting practice before Game 1 of baseball's World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, in Boston.

April 1, 2014

Jonny Gomes met the POTUS and he dressed to impress

The World Champion Boston Red Sox met the President and one player did it in true Star-Spangled style.

mud

April 1, 2014

Mudslide survivors consider shrine for disaster survivors

Survivors of a mudslide in Washington state that has left dozens dead or missing say they favor turning the area into a shrine.

missing

April 1, 2014

Malaysia releases transcript of last words from missing jet

Malaysian authorities changed their account of the critical last communication from the missing airliner.

mh370

April 1, 2014

10 for today: Tuesday, April 1

A look at the news making headlines today, Tuesday, April 1.

generalmotors

April 1, 2014

GM under harsh spotlight as Congress hearings begin

Congress will try to establish who is to blame for at least 13 auto-related deaths over the past decade.

obamacare

March 31, 2014

Obamacare website stalls as deadline looms

The website, which was plagued by technical problems since it launched, has reportedly handled record consumer demand.

oso

March 31, 2014

Emergency crews face toxic challenge at mudslide site

Recovery teams laboring through thick mud and heavy downpours face yet another challenge - a stew of toxic contaminants.

korea

March 31, 2014

North, South Korea trade artillery rounds into the sea

North Korea fired more than 100 artillery rounds into South Korean waters as part of a drill, prompting the South to fire back.

uconn

March 31, 2014

10 for today: Monday, March 31

A look at the news making headlines today, Monday, March 31.

yellowstone

March 31, 2014

Yellowstone rattled by largest earthquake in 34 years

Yellowstone National Park was struck by the biggest recorded earthquake there since February 1980.

christie

March 28, 2014

N.J. port authority head resigns amid ‘Bridgegate’ scandal

The chairman of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, David Samson, has resigned his position.

mud

March 28, 2014

Washington state mudslide death toll expected to soar

Officials said the death toll from a huge mudslide in rural Washington state is likely to rise sharply.

pope

March 28, 2014

Making headlines this week

The news you missed and the stories you want to remember.

marriage

March 28, 2014

Federal government to recognize same-sex marriage in Michigan

The government says it will recognize same-sex marriages carried out last week in Michigan.

plane

March 28, 2014

Search for missing Malaysia jet shifts north

An air and sea search for a missing Malaysian passenger jet continues.

union

March 28, 2014

Long battle looms for college athletes seeking union

A lengthy legal and political battle could reshape the multimillion-dollar sports business built around unpaid student athletes.

oso

March 28, 2014

10 for today: Friday, March 28

A look at the news making headlines today, Friday, March 28.

jordan

March 27, 2014

Newlywed gets 30 years in husband murder case

A Montana bride is sentenced for pushing her new husband off a cliff in Glacier National Park.

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William Hurt exits George Allman biopic

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The actor has pulled out of "Midnight Rider," two months after a camera assistant died while filming a scene.

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Emmert supports more efficient, effective NCAA

NCAA President Mark Emmert answers a question at a news conference Sunday, April 6, 2014, in Arlington, Texas.

NCAA President Mark Emmert believes college sports can address the concerns of union organizers without changing the entire model.

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For Wrigley, it’s party of a century

Jake Schrum, 10, of Cedar Lake, Ind., holds a sign during the fifth inning of a baseball game between the Chicago Cubs and the Arizona Diamondbacks at Wrigley Field in Chicago on Wednesday, April 23, 2014.

Exactly 100 years after the Chicago Federals pounded the Kansas City Packers in the first game at the Chicago ballpark, Wrigley got quite the birthday bash on Wednesday afternoon

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Tracy McGrady signs with baseball team

Retired NBA All-Star Tracy McGrady throws a pitch at the Sugar Land Skeeters baseball stadium Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, in Sugar Land, Texas. McGrady hopes to try out as a pitcher for the independent Atlantic League Skeeters.

The former NBA star signed Wednesday to pitch for the Sugar Land Skeeters in the independent Atlantic League.

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Suns’ Dragic voted NBA’s most improved

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Phoenix guard Goran Dragic, whose breakout campaign helped his team to a 23-win improvement, was named most improved player.

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