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Correction: Fatal Shooting-Victims story

<pp_img type="node" title="APTOPIX Fatal Shootings Kansas" caption="Will Corporon, left, and Tony Corporon, right, fight emotions while Mindy Losen, center, talks about her son and father during a news conference at their church in Leawood, Kan., Monday, April 14, 2014. Dr. William Corporon and his 14-year-old grandson were victims of Sunday's shooting at the Jewish Community Center.

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Mexican singer Juan Gabriel hospitalized in Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Mexican musical icon Juan Gabriel has postponed three California shows after being hospitalized in Las Vegas with pneumonia.

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Iran protests UN ambassador ban to United Nations

<pp_img type="node" title="APTOPIX Mideast Iran" caption="In this Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014 photo provided by the office of the Iranian President, Hamid Aboutalebi, an Iranian diplomat, who was recently named as Iran's ambassador at the United Nations, speaks at his office in Tehran, Iran.

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Could police have prevented the Boston bombings?

By DENISE LAVOIE

<pp_img type="node" title="Boston Marathon Bombing The Investigation" caption="FILE – This combination of file photos shows brothers Tamerlan, left, and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, suspects in the Boston Marathon bombings on April 15, 2013.

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Cancer-stricken ex-priest on trial for sex abuse

By DYLAN LOVAN

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — As testimony began in a long-delayed trial against former Catholic priest James Schook, a witness said Tuesday that he had numerous sexual encounters with Schook, beginning at age 13, at a Louisville church in the 1970s.

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Tributes planned to mark Boston Marathon bombing

<pp_img type="node" title="Boston Marathon Bombing Charity Run" caption="Boston Marathon bombing survivor Heather Abbott carries a symbolic torch as she crosses the marathon finish line in Boston, Sunday, April 13, 2014, for the last leg of a cross country charity run that began in March in California.

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EU lawmakers to complete financial system overhaul

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Parliament is set to approve legislation that will complete the biggest overhaul of the bloc’s financial system since the introduction of the euro currency.

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AP PHOTOS: AP revisits Boston bombing sites

By The Associated Press

<pp_img type="node" title="Boston Marathon Then And Now" caption="This combination of April 15, 2013 and April 14, 2014 photos shows medical workers aiding injured people on Boylston Street near the finish line of the 2013 Boston Marathon following two bomb explosions, and nearly a year later traffic flowing on the same street as preparations are being made for the 2014 Boston Marathon in Boston.

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Police: Suspected killers wore GPS devices

By GILLIAN FLACCUS

<pp_img type="node" title="CORRECTION Serial Murders Arrests" caption="CORRECTS FIRST NAME TO STEVEN-This combination of undated photos from the Megan's Law website shows suspects, Steven Dean Gordon, 45, left, and Franc Cano, 27, who were arrested on Friday, April 11, 2014, on suspicion of killing four women in Orange County, Calif.

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India’s top court recognizes third gender category

NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s top court has issued a landmark verdict creating a third gender category, saying transgendered people can now identify themselves that way on official documents.

Activists say it will give relief to millions of people who face discrimination in India’s deeply conservative society.

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