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  • New York Rescue Mission set up a hidden camera - the results may surprise you.
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  • Smokestack
  • An Oregon county commission has ordered an incinerator to stop accepting boxed medical waste to generate electricity
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  • Gay rights
  • Lawyers for four gay and lesbian couples and the state of Oregon urged a federal judge Wednesday
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  • The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits surged 24,000 to a seasonally adjusted 329,000 last week
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  • Former Manson family member pointed a gun at President Gerald Ford 40 years ago
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  • Australian officials satisfied it is not a clue in the search for the missing Malaysian plane.
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  • President Barack Obama
  • President Obama says U.S. and Japan must take bold steps to overcome differences
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  • Jodie Foster
  • Jodie Foster is a married woman.
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  • A woman smokes an e-cigarette in this undated file photo.
  • The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced this morning plans to regulate electronic cigarettes.
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  • US Embassy in Kabul confirms 3 doctors killed by Afghan hospital guard are American citizens.
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  • This frame grab from a Twitter post from @OccupyWallStNYC shows a news photo of a New York City police officer wielding a baton during an Occupy Wall Street action in New York.
  • A request by the New York City Police Department has backfired - in a very public way.
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  • Try to get from Point A to Point B in these strange but true news stories.
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  • Kansas judge to consider Army Pfc. Chelsea Manning's petition to legally change her name from Bradley
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  • Jeffrey Chapman
  • Man charged with murder is afraid tattooed letters spelling out the word "murder" across his neck might prejudice a jury
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  • Hawaiian Airlines
  • Surveillance cameras successfully captured the teenager on the tarmac, climbing up the landing gear of a jet.
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  • This file image made March 18, 2010, shows the YouTube website in Los Angeles.
  • Sometimes priceless moments come with a big payout.
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  • Jung Cha-Woong
  • Before he dove into the cold and murky waters, Jung Cha-Woong gave his life jacket to a scared classmate.
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  • Series of multibillion-dollar deals with major pharmaceutical companies affecting some 15,000 of its employees globally.
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  • The Supreme Court has upheld Michigan's ban on using race as a factor in college admissions.
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  • A fertilizer plant that exploded is shown in West, Texas, Thursday, April 18, 2013. A massive explosion at the plant killed 14 people and injured more than 160.
  • It has been a year since a fire caused a huge explosion at a Texas fertilizer plant that killed 15 people
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  • graphic for court
  • Authorities said a 5-foot-11, 230-pound, pen-wielding defendant rushed a witness during his racketeering trial Monday
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  • Immigration
  • Thousands of immigrants who are in the U.S. illegally but don't have serious criminal records could be shielded from deportation
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  • Lance Armstrong
  • Lance Armstrong's longtime coach Johan Bruyneel was banned for 10 years for helping organize widespread doping
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  • electronic cigarette
  • Smokers are increasingly turning to battery-powered electronic cigarettes to get their nicotine fix.
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  • Family suing school district, contending that phrase "under God" in the Pledge of Allegiance discriminates against atheist children
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  • The 118th marathon was run under the long and still-sharp shadow of the 117th, which turned tragic when two bombs exploded
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  • iPod
  • Apple is offering free recycling of all its used products and vowing to power all of its stores, offices and data centers
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  • The increase, to take place sometime before July, will hike prices by $1 or $2 per month for new customers.
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  • It may be a way to get kids to eat their vegetables, or it's just ruining a sweet treat.
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  • Nintendo Game Boy
  • Before there were apps and iPads, there was Game Boy.
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  • See if you can figure out the magician's secrets in this viral video.
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  • Nearly 36,000 runners set out from the Boston Marathon starting line Monday in a "Boston Strong" show of resilience.
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  • President Barack Obama went one-for-three shooting basketballs at the White House Easter Egg Roll Monday
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  • Kraft Foods is recalling 96,000 pounds of its Oscar Mayer wieners because they may mistakenly contain cheese.
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  • A mother her young children faced an agonizing choice when their car burst into flames in the middle of a lion habitat.
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  • The 118th edition of the Boston Marathon has become a symbol of resilience for the running community
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  • ABC11s John Clark and Barbara Gibbs chuckle during news story
  • New research suggests that humor can improve short-term memory in older adults.
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  • Despite recommended limits, the potent painkiller is prescribed for children during emergency room visits each year
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  • marijuana
  • Thousands gathered Sunday at a central Denver park to mark April 20 as a pot holiday.
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  • Car plows into Florida church
  • A car slammed into a packed Florida church just as its annual Easter concert was about to begin
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  • The son of evangelist Billy Graham says gays can go to heaven, but only if they repent.
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  • Kraft Foods has recalled roughly 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners.
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  • A Yorkshire terrier is seen in this undated file photo.
  • A woman has been reunited with her Yorkshire Terrier and TV that were snatched during her first date with a man she met online.
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  • Andre 3000, left, and Big Boi of hip hop group Outkast perform
  • Dozens of companies have hopped on the Coachella bandwagon, turning the music festival into a marketing hotspot.
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  • Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, whose wrongful murder conviction became an international symbol of racial injustice, has died at 76.
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