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UPDATE: Nepal quake death toll exceeds 1,400

Nepal Earthquake-2

KATHMANDU, Nepal — Tens of thousands of people were spending the night in the open under a chilly and thunderous sky after a powerful earthquake devastated Nepal on Saturday, killing more than...

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UPDATE: Nepal quake death toll exceeds 1,400

KATHMANDU, Nepal — Tens of thousands of people were spending the night in the open under a chilly and thunderous sky after a powerful earthquake devastated...


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Sea lion pup escapes abduction on LA beach

LOS ANGELES — Whoever snatched a seal or sea lion pup from a Los Angeles beach early Sunday should not be fooled by the animal’s cuteness — they...


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Highway abuzz with millions of bees after semitruck tips

LYNNWOOD, Wash. (AP) — A semitruck carrying millions of honeybees overturned on a highway north of Seattle early Friday, scattering hives and sending white-suited...


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California's next big drought crisis - groundwater - lurks below

Most signs of California’s unrelenting drought are easy to spot, with mountaintops that should be snow-peaked this time of year stained brown and reservoirs...


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7 shot and injured at Florida spring break house party

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. — Seven people were injured, some critically, during an early-morning spray of gunfire Saturday at a spring break party on the Florida...




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GOP celebrates good week on Hill, but sees challenges ahead

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are looking like they’ve finally figured out how to govern. The GOP’s first months in control of both chambers of Congress were...


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Suspicion surrounded Florida businessman who faked his death

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Jose Lantigua’s family appeared to be living the American Dream. The Cuban immigrant claimed he had a heroic military career and...


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Lawyer says kidnapping wasn't hoax, woman talking to police

VALLEJO, Calif. — Declaring a reported kidnapping wasn’t a hoax, the attorney for California woman who went missing for two days says she has met with...


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Police: No evidence of kidnapping of California woman

VALLEJO, Calif. (AP) — A Northern California woman and her boyfriend concocted her reported abduction that spurred a two-day search, police said late Wednesday. The...

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