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Both sides say Ireland has voted to legalize gay marriage

Ireland Gay Marriage

DUBLIN — Leaders on both sides of Ireland’s gay marriage campaign say advocates of legalization have won a resounding victory with the ballot count still underway. Senior figures from...

World

Both sides say Ireland has voted to legalize gay marriage

DUBLIN — Leaders on both sides of Ireland’s gay marriage campaign say advocates of legalization have won a resounding victory with the ballot count...


National

Amtrak could pay no more than $200 million to crash victims

WASHINGTON (AP) — For the first time, Amtrak could face a $200 million payout to train crash victims — the limit set by Congress. But that may be too...


World

Ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi sentenced to death

CAIRO — An Egyptian court sentenced ousted President Mohammed Morsi and over 100 others to death Saturday over a mass prison break during the 2011 uprising...


World

Dozens feared dead in slipper factory fire in Philippines

MANILA, Philippines — A fire gutted a rubber slipper factory in a suburb of the Philippine capital Wednesday, possibly killing dozens of workers who ran to...


National

Couple died trying to shield daughter from twister

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Melissa and Michael Mooneyhan met as teenagers who attended different high schools. The two quickly fell in love and were married in 2004,...




World

Another quake hits Nepal

4:45 p.m. (1100 GMT) A Nepalese government official says the death toll from Tuesday’s magnitude-7.3 earthquake has risen to at least 19. Home Ministry...


National

The Latest on severe weather: 1 man dead in Texas flooding

10:45 a.m. One person has died in storm-related flooding in Corsicana, Texas, about 50 miles southeast of Dallas. The National Weather Service says Corsicana...


National

2 Mississippi officers fatally shot; 2 suspects sought

HATTIESBURG, Miss. — A law enforcement spokesman says two police officers have been fatally shot following a traffic stop in the southern Mississippi city of...


National

Surprising Ana becomes tropical storm nearing the Carolinas

MIAMI — Early surprise Ana muscled up to a tropical storm early Saturday as it plodded toward the Carolinas, threatening to push dangerous surf and drenching...


World

Rescuers find 3 quake survivors in Nepal

KATHMANDU, Nepal — An official says rescuers have found three survivors in a mountainous village in Nepal, several days since the earthquake. Surya Prasad...


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