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Soldier who may have killed Pat Tillman haunted by remorse

Ten years after Pat Tillman’s death by friendly fire, it’s still not certain who shot the NFL player-turned-Army-corporal in Afghanistan. But one of the three Army Rangers who opened fire says he can’t shake the fact that he might be at fault.

Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter dies; boxer was wrongfully imprisoned for murder

Rubin “Hurricane” Carter, the middleweight boxer whose wrongful triple-murder conviction inspired a film starring Denzel Washington and a song by Bob Dylan, died in Toronto on Sunday. He was 76.

Posted: April 20, 2014
Technology led police to suspect in Kansas City highway shootings

For almost a month, people in the Kansas City area lived through what amounted to a horror movie without an ending.

Posted: April 20, 2014
On eve of marathon, festivities and tight security

BOSTON (AP) — In many ways, it felt like any other pre-marathon Sunday in Boston.

Posted: April 20, 2014
Prizefighter Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter never surrendered hope of regaining his freedom, not even after he was convicted of a triple murder, then convicted again and abandoned by many prominent supporters.

Posted: April 20, 2014
Discovery Channel cancels jump from Everest summit

There will be no leap off Mount Everest on live television.

Posted: April 20, 2014
Bid, Dick, bid: 'Dick and Jane' artworks for sale

BROOKLINE, N.H. (AP) — A collection of works by the artist who illustrated the "Dick and Jane" reader series is being sold at auction.

Posted: April 20, 2014
Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the boxer whose wrongful murder conviction became an international symbol of racial injustice, died Sunday. He was 76.

Posted: April 20, 2014
Brand names in NY standardized tests vex parents

NEW YORK (AP) — "Just Do It" has been a familiar Nike slogan for years, but now parents are wondering what it was doing on some of New York's Common Core standardized English tests.

Posted: April 20, 2014
Navy OKs changes for submariners' sleep schedules

GROTON, Conn. (AP) — The U.S. Navy has endorsed changes to submarine sailors' schedules based on research into sleep patterns by a military laboratory in Connecticut.

Posted: April 20, 2014
Fracking foes cringe as unions back drilling boom

PITTSBURGH (AP) — After early complaints that out-of-state firms got the most jobs, some local construction workers and union members in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia say they're now benefiting in a big way from the Marcellus and Utica Shale fracking boom.

Posted: April 20, 2014
Woman reunited with dog, TV snatched on 1st date

DOVER, N.J. (AP) — A woman has been reunited with her Yorkshire Terrier and flat-screen TV that were snatched during her first date with a man she met online.

Posted: April 20, 2014
In West Bank, teen offenders face different fates

BEIT UMAR, West Bank (AP) — The boys were both 15, with the crackly voices and awkward peach fuzz of adolescence. They lived just a few minutes away from one another in the West Bank. And both were accused of throwing stones at vehicles, one day after the other.

Posted: April 20, 2014
Miss America: Rethink suspension over prom query

YORK, Pa. (AP) — Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school district to reconsider the punishment of a high school senior who asked her to prom during the question-and-answer portion of an assembly.

Posted: April 20, 2014
Probe could complicate Rick Perry's prospects

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Rick Perry has spent a record 14 years in office vanquishing nearly all who dared confront him.

Posted: April 20, 2014
States target tiny beads in facial cleansers that harm waterways, wildlife

CHICAGO — The tiny plastic particles found in many facial cleansers and soaps promise a gentle scrubbing and luxuriously smooth skin.

Posted: April 20, 2014
In Colorado, a pot holiday tries to go mainstream

DENVER (AP) — Once the province of activists and stoners, the traditional pot holiday of April 20 has gone mainstream in the first state in the nation to legalize recreational marijuana.

Posted: April 20, 2014
NASA: Engineer vital to moon landing success dies

SCARBOROUGH, Maine (AP) — John C. Houbolt, an engineer whose contributions to the U.S. space program were vital to NASA's successful moon landing in 1969, has died. He was 95.

Posted: April 20, 2014
In Colorado, a pot holiday goes mainstream

DENVER (AP) — The 4/20 stoner holiday is going mainstream in Colorado.

Posted: April 20, 2014
First claims filed in Oso, Wash., mudslide

SEATTLE — The attorney who filed $3.5 million in claims on behalf of a woman whose husband was killed in the March 22 Oso, Wash., mudslide said she’s spoken to other families who lost homes or loved ones in the slide, and additional claims may be forthcoming.

Posted: April 19, 2014
Mayor's menu filled up: 1 day, 24 restaurants

JENKINTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The mayor of a small town in the Philadelphia suburbs can offer a guarantee to his constituents: He won't be going to bed hungry.

Posted: April 19, 2014

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Should graduations return to the Grape Bowl?

Lodi Unified leaders are moving Lodi and Tokay high school graduations from the Grape Bowl to the Spanos Center at UOP in Stockton. They cite limited seating, costs and unpredictable weather at the Grape Bowl. But others say graduations at the Grape Bowl are an important Lodi tradition, and one reason many supported renovating the stadium. What do you think?

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