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Saturday, Apr 25, 2015 - 8:51am

Protests in Baltimore over man's death in police custody

BALTIMORE (AP) -- Protesters who've been holding near-daily demonstrations this week over the death of Freddie Gray are promising their biggest march yet a day after the Baltimore Police Department acknowledged that it failed to get him the medical attention he needed after his arrest....

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Saturday, Apr 25, 2015 - 8:50am

Starbucks stores reopen Saturday following computer glitch

SEATTLE (AP) -- Starbucks is back in business early Saturday after a computer outage forced thousands of its stores to close early the night before....

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Saturday, Apr 25, 2015 - 8:38am

2009 memo describes concerns about Oklahoma reserve deputy

TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- Several members of an Oklahoma sheriff's department raised serious concerns years ago about the performance and training of a volunteer deputy now charged in the fatal shooting of a restrained suspect, according to a report released by lawyers for the dead man's family....

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Saturday, Apr 25, 2015 - 8:19am

Same-sex marriage pioneer among lawyers for high court cases

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Five lawyers will take turns at the Supreme Court lectern Tuesday for the highly anticipated and extended arguments over same-sex marriage. Among them are the Obama administration's top lawyer at the high court, with more than two dozen arguments behind him, and two lawyers making their first appearance before the justices....

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Saturday, Apr 25, 2015 - 7:18am

Questions after Indiana school stage collapse injures 16

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- The superintendent of an Indiana school district where a stage collapsed, injuring 16 high school students when they plunged into an orchestra pit, said Friday that the section that gave way was only a few years old, but it's unclear whether it was ever subject to inspection....

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Saturday, Apr 25, 2015 - 1:44am

Flight runs into pressurization issues, passengers evaluated

DENVER (AP) -- Officials say a Southwest Airlines flight traveling from Las Vegas to Milwaukee was diverted to Denver Friday night after reporting "pressurization issues."...

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Friday, Apr 24, 2015 - 10:49pm

Hawaii poised to become 1st state to raise smoking age to 21

HONOLULU (AP) -- A bill that would make Hawaii the first state to raise the legal smoking age to 21 cleared the Legislature on Friday and is headed to the governor....

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Friday, Apr 24, 2015 - 9:54pm

Arizona sheriff's re-election chances called into question

PHOENIX (AP) -- Sheriff Joe Arpaio has remained politically invincible in his 22 years in office in Arizona, despite federal investigations and a history of legal woes that have cost taxpayers tens of millions of dollars....

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