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Last Updated Apr 27, 2015 11:58PM

Baltimore • Rioters plunged part of Baltimore into chaos Monday, torching a pharmacy, setting police cars ablaze and throwing bricks at officers hours after thousands mourned the man who died from a severe spinal injury he suffered in police custody. …

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  • Judge rules in favor of printer that refused gay pride T-shirts job
    Louisville, Ky. • A judge in Lexington on Monday ruled in favor of a shop that refused to print gay pride festival T-shirts. The ruling by Fayette Cou...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 05:18 pm   |     |   Share
  • Prison for police who used Taser 8 times on mentally disabled woman
    Columbia, S.C. • One small-town South Carolina police officer was sentenced Monday to 18 months in prison and a second to a year and a day for unneces...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 03:15 pm   |     |   Share
  • Parents and students walk away from an area at North Thurston High School Monday, April 27, 2015, where students were released to their parents after a shooting at the school earlier in the morning. Police say no one was injured, and school district officials say the gunman has been apprehended by staff. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) Teacher who tackled shooter says he ran toward gunfire like anyone else would
    Seattle • A popular teacher being hailed as a hero for tackling a 16-year-old shooter inside a Washington state high school said he did what any other...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 03:32 pm   |     |   Share
  • Sean Varsho, 28, of Chicago, left, and Brandon Dawson, 26, of Warrenton Va., have been waiting in line for the past three days for a seat for Tuesday's Supreme Court hearing on gay marriage, Monday, April 27, 2015, in Washington. The opponents of same-sex marriage are urging the court to resist embracing what they see as a radical change in society's view of what constitutes marriage. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen) Tuesday’s the day: Gay marriage arguments at Supreme Court
    Washington • Tuesday is a potential watershed moment for America’s gay and lesbian couples. After rapid changes that have made same-sex marriage legal...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 09:48 pm   |     |   Share


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  • The shadow of an Indian Air Force aircraft carrying relief material is cast on an area where tents are setup by residents in Kathmandu, Nepal, Monday, April 27, 2015. Shelter, fuel, food, medicine, power, news, workers — Nepal's earthquake-hit capital was short on everything Monday as its people searched for lost loved ones, sorted through rubble for their belongings and struggled to provide for their families' needs. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri) Global effort to help Nepal earthquake victims intensifies
    London • The desperate effort to save lives in earthquake-ravaged Nepal intensified Monday as aid flights arrived carrying emergency medical teams, se...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 11:28 am   |     |   Share
  • Loretta Lynch laughs as Vice President Joe Biden speaks during a swearing in ceremony for Lynch as she becomes the 83rd Attorney General of the U.S., Monday, April 27, 2015, at the Justice Department in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) Loretta Lynch sworn in as U.S. attorney general
    Washington • Loretta Lynch was sworn in Monday as the 83rd U.S. attorney general, the first African-American woman to serve as the nation’s top law en...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 07:04 pm   |     |   Share
  • A Pakistani, who was injured when a wall collapsed, caused by heavy rains, is brought into the local hospital in Peshawar, Pakistan, Sunday, April 26, 2015. Officials in northwestern Pakistan say heavy rains have killed more than 35 people. Provincial Information Minister Mushtaq Ghani says the storm Sunday also injured hundreds of people. The storm included hailstorms and strong winds and saw buildings collapse as it uprooted trees and electric poles. (AP Photo/Muhammad Sajjad) Death toll from Pakistan storm rises to 45
    Peshawar, Pakistan • Officials say the death toll from severe weather in northwestern Pakistan has risen to 45. Mushtaq Ghani, the information ministe...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 10:12 am   |     |   Share
  • With dogged devotion, family searches and finds dog lost since fatal ATV accident
    Coeur d’Alene, Idaho • The lone survivor of an all-terrain vehicle crash that killed two people last week didn’t sustain any injuries as a result of t...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 10:34 am   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Jan. 29, 2015 file photo, children play under the water that they manage to spill over from a water tank, to cool off from the summer heat, at the Alemao Complex slum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The next day it’s unusually beastly hot, scientists say you can blame three-quarters of it on humans. As climate change gets worse around mid-century, that percentage of extremely hot days being caused by man-made greenhouse gases will push past 95 percent, according to a new study published Monday in the journal Nature Climate Change. (AP Photo/Leo Correa, File) Study blames global warming for 75 percent of very hot days
    Washington • If you find yourself sweating out a day that is monstrously hot, chances are you can blame humanity. A new report links three out of four...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 10:00 am   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this June 3, 2008 file photo, Tianna Swisher, a student at Liberty Valley Elementary School in Danville, Pa., attempts to drink from the water fountain at Montour Preserve near Washingtonville, Pa., during an outdoor field trip. Fluoride in drinking water, credited with dramatically cutting cavities and tooth decay, may now be too much of a good thing. It's causing spots on some kids' teeth. The federal government announced Monday, April 27, 2015, that it is lowering the recommended level of fluoride in drinking water for the first time in more than 50 years. (Bill Hughes/Press-Enterprise via AP, File) U.S. lowers fluoride in water; too much causing splotchy teeth
    New York • The government is lowering the recommended amount of fluoride added to drinking water for the first time in more than 50 years. Some people...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 10:32 am   |     |   Share
  • Death penalty protesters stand outside federal court, Monday, April 27, 2015, in Boston, during the penalty phase of the federal trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who was convicted of the Boston Marathon bombings that killed three and injured 260 people in April 2013. (AP Photo/Justin Saglio) ‘A good kid’: Lawyer pleads for Boston Marathon bomber’s life
    Boston • Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s lawyers pleaded with a jury Monday to spare his life, portraying him as “a good kid” who was led d...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 05:09 pm   |     |   Share
  • Colorado theater shooter James Holmes, far left, sits at the defense table at the opening of his trial in Centennial, Colo., Monday, April 27, 2015. The trial will determine if he'll be executed, spend his life in prison, or be committed to an institution as criminally insane. (Colorado Judicial Department via AP, Pool) Prosecutor describes Colorado gunman’s path to carnage
    Centennial, Colo. • Two versions of the unstable mind of James Holmes were presented to a jury Monday as lawyers revealed many more details about his ...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 08:27 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Tuesday, April 21, 2015 file photo, Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks to students and faculty during a campaign stop at New Hampshire Technical Institute in Concord, N.H. The acting chief executive of the Clinton Foundation is acknowledging the global philanthropy made mistakes in how it disclosed its donors amid growing scrutiny as Hillary Rodham Clinton opens her presidential campaign, Sunday, April 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Jim Cole, File) Clinton Foundation acknowledges mistakes in revealing donors
    Washington • The acting chief executive of the Clinton Foundation says the global philanthropy is working quickly to remedy mistakes it made in how it...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 08:24 am   |     |   Share
  • Timeline of events in Colorado theater shooting case
    Centennial, Colo. • Key dates in the life of James Holmes, on trial in the 2012 Colorado theater shooting: Dec. 13, 1987 — Holmes is born in San Diego...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 08:24 am   |     |   Share
  • Nepalese soldiers carry a wounded woman to a waiting Indian air force helicopter as they evacuate victims of Saturday’s earthquake from Trishuli Bazar to Kathmandu airport in Nepal, Monday, April 27, 2015. The death toll from Nepal's earthquake is expected to rise depended largely on the condition of vulnerable mountain villages that rescue workers were still struggling to reach two days after the disaster.  (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri) Quake-aid need acute in Nepal capital, more so in villages
    Kathmandu, Nepal • Shelter, fuel, food, medicine, power, news, workers — Nepal’s earthquake-hit capital was short on everything Monday as its people s...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 08:21 am   |     |   Share
  • In this April 27, 2015 photo, Nepalese and Indian rescue teams remove a body from the collapsed Sitapyla church in Kathmandu, Nepal. A strong earthquake shook Nepal's capital and the densely populated Kathmandu Valley on Saturday. The catastrophe has overwhelmed Nepal’s government, with the challenge expected to worsen as the death toll climbs as rescuers reach vulnerable mountain villages that were hit hard. (AP Photo/Wally Santana) Quake-aid need acute in Nepal capital, more so in villages
    Kathmandu, Nepal • As the death toll from Nepal’s devastating earthquake climbed past 4,000, aid workers and officials in remote shattered villages ne...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 10:32 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Tuesday, April 21, 2015 file photo, Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks to students and faculty during a campaign stop at New Hampshire Technical Institute in Concord, N.H. The acting chief executive of the Clinton Foundation is acknowledging the global philanthropy made mistakes in how it disclosed its donors amid growing scrutiny as Hillary Rodham Clinton opens her presidential campaign, Sunday, April 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Jim Cole, File) Clinton Foundation admits missteps in donor disclosure
    Washington • The acting chief executive of the Clinton Foundation is acknowledging the global philanthropy made mistakes in how it disclosed its donor...
    Updated Apr 26 2015 09:44 pm   |     |   Share
  • Armenian-Americans march in midtown Manhattan in New York to mark the centennial of the killings of as many 1.5 million Armenians under the Ottoman Empire _ today's Turkey _ on Sunday, April 26, 2015. Pro-Armenian activists are demanding that the U.S. government acknowledge the deaths during World War I as genocide. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan) Centenary of 1.5 million Armenian deaths marked in NYC
    New York • Thousands of people packed Times Square on Sunday to demand the U.S. government recognize the deaths of up to 1.5 million Armenians during ...
    Updated Apr 26 2015 03:30 pm   |     |   Share
  • New Mexico lobbying to be storage site for nuclear waste
    Santa Fe, N.M. • New Mexico is touting a rural area in the southeastern part of the state as an interim storage site for the country’s high-level nucl...
    Updated Apr 26 2015 09:28 pm   |     |   Share
  • Pope Francis, center, exchanges his skull cap with one donated to him by a pilgrim as he leaves at the end of his weekly general audience, in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Wednesday, April 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia) France’s openly gay ambassador-nominee poses diplomatic challenge for Pope Francis
    Pope Francis made history when he said, of being gay: “Who am I to judge?” Now close Vatican-watchers say the pope is in a complex diplomatic spot in ...
    Updated Apr 26 2015 01:25 pm   |     |   Share
  • An empty coffin rests next the ghats of the  Bagmati River, in Kathmandu, Nepal, Sunday, April 26, 2015. An earthquake hit Nepal centered outside Kathmandu on Saturday, the worst to hit the South Asian nation in over 80 years. It destroyed swaths of the oldest neighborhoods of Kathmandu, and was strong enough to be felt all across parts of India, Bangladesh, China's region of Tibet and Pakistan.(AP Photo/Bernat Armangue) How to help Nepal earthquake victims
    Aid groups are rushing to get crucial supplies to survivors of Nepal’s devastating earthquake, which has killed more than 2,500 people. Here’s a look ...
    Updated Apr 26 2015 08:51 pm   |     |   Share
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