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10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:...
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Federal judge stays Alabama gay marriage ruling for 2 weeks
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) -- A federal judge has put a temporary hold on her decision that overturned Alabama's gay marriage ban, but indicated she will soon answer a key question: Must state probate judges issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples when the stay is lifted?...
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2 small planes ditch into sea off Hawaii; all aboard survive
HONOLULU (AP) -- Authorities say two small planes ran out of fuel and went into the Pacific off Hawaii, but all five aboard the aircraft survived....
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Residents: Police shortage is a security risk for Mardi Gras
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Throughout the quieter parts of the French Quarter, residents and businesses have posted signs that read "Caution: Walk in Large Groups. We (heart) N.O.P.D. We Just Need More."...
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Panic attack, bad back: Theater shooting brings jury excuses
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) -- One prospective juror said she had a panic attack. Another claimed to have a bad back. A third is in the military and worried he'd be deployed during the trial of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes....
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Juror questioning to resume in Boston Marathon bombing trial
BOSTON (AP) -- Jury selection is set to resume Monday in the federal death penalty trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv)....
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What you need to know about the snow headed to the Northeast
The busy Northeast corridor prepared for a winter wallop that was expected to bring up to 2 feet of snow from northern New Jersey all the way up to Massachusetts. Here's what residents of the big cities in the Northeast and mid-Atlantic need to know about the coming storm:...
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Nor'easter threatens Northeast with up to 2 feet of snow
NEW YORK (AP) -- Northeast residents are girding for a "crippling and potentially historic" storm that could bury communities from northern New Jersey to southern Maine in up to 2 feet of snow....
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Trial to begin in Boy Scout sex abuse civil case
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) -- Previously sealed Boy Scouts "perversion" files spanning 16 years could soon be in the public eye as part of a negligence lawsuit set for trial Monday in California that was filed against the organization by a victim of sex abuse....
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Patrol: 4 dead, 1 injured in pickup-SUV crash in Colorado
DENVER (AP) -- Authorities say four people are dead and one is injured following a crash in Weld County in northeastern Colorado....
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Survey: Firms optimistic on hiring, wages in Q1
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Rising sales helped boost hiring at U.S. businesses in the last three months of 2014, and companies are optimistic that continued improvement in business conditions will bring increased employment and wages in the current quarter, a new survey shows....
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2 planes evacuated in Seattle, 3rd flight diverted to Dallas
SEATAC, Wash. (AP) -- Two planes were evacuated upon arrival at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport on Sunday due to what a spokesman called a "security concern."...
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Complete list of winners at 21st annual SAG Awards
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A complete list of winners at Sunday's 21st annual Screen Actors Guild Awards:...
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Airlines prepare to shut down in Northeast for snowstorm
Airlines are preparing to shut down operations along the East Coast as a major snowstorm packing up to three feet of snow barrels down on the region....
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10 Things to Know for Monday
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday:...
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