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Ceremony marks 20th anniversary of Oklahoma City bombing

Hundreds gathered in Oklahoma City Sunday to mark the 20th anniversary of the bombing of the federal courthouse on April 19, 1995.

ISIS beheads Ethiopian Christians

Video: ISIS executes more Christians in Libya

ISIS operatives have beheaded two groups of prisoners, believed to be Ethiopian Christians, in Libya, according to a video released Sunday by the terror network's media arm.

The al-Furqan Media video -- which is highly produced and titled "Until Ther...

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Shoppers go wild for Lilly Pulitzer at Target

Bright floral pastel dresses, beach coverups and oversized totes flew off the racks at Target stores Sunday morning as eager shoppers snatched up pieces from the retailer's limited edition Lilly Pulitzer collection.

Much of the collection was sold out...

Rescue operation underway in Mediterranean

Rescue efforts are underway in the Mediterranean Sea after a boat carrying hundreds of immigrants capsized. In this photo from June 21, 2005, Italian authorities approach a boat loaded with illegal immigrants at Lampedusa, Italy.

Hundreds feared dead as migrant boat capsizes

It was the latest in a series of dangerous voyages as hundreds of men, women and children boarded a boat in Libya, hoping to make it safely to Europe.

But after a couple of days at sea, in the dark of night Saturday, the ship was in distress in the Me...

Robert Bates

Lawyer releases records for Tulsa deputy who killed man

The lawyer for Robert Bates, an Oklahoma reserve deputy who fatally shot a man he meant to subdue with a Taser, on Saturday released documents that he says verify some of Bates' training as a law enforcement officer.

The documents show Bates had one T...

OTD April 7 - World Health Organization

1948: The World Health Organization is established by the United Nations.

13 dead from mysterious ailment in Nigeria

A mysterious affliction has killed as many as 18 people in southwestern Nigeria, leaving health officials scrambling to determine its cause.

The cases have all occurred in Nigeria's Ondo state since April 13, health officials said Sunday.

Dr. Dayo Adey...

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Rubio: Big immigration reforms impossible now

Marco Rubio once backed an overhaul of U.S. immigration laws --- but now, he says such major reforms are no longer a political possibility.

"We can't do it in a massive piece of legislation. And I know, 'cause I tried," the Florida senator who's one ...

US economy not growing fast enough

US economy isn't growing fast enough

Here's one matter that Democratic and Republican economists agree on: America's economy could be doing a lot better.

"The good news is we're growing, we're creating jobs, property values are rising. The bad news is we're not growing quickly enough and...

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Stocks: Time for a big check-up this week

Corporate America is getting its pulse taken this week.

A flood of big-name brands from Starbucks to Facebook will announce earnings, which could send stocks in a tizzy. Investors always want good news, but they are especially on edge after the Dow's...

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Comcast, Time Warner Cable set to talk with antitrust regulators

Comcast and Time Warner Cable representatives will sit down with government officials this week amid intense scrutiny of their proposed mega-merger and its impact on consumers.

The U.S. Justice Department is weighing whether to block the $45 billion d...

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Alfred Taubman 2001

Notable deaths of 2015

Here is a list of some of the notable public figures, athletes, musicians and actors we've lost in 2015.

Mike Huckabee, April 2014

Who's running and who could run 2016?

Ohio Gov. John Kasich is mulling a run for president. Check out other formally announced or potential 2016 candidates.

Oklahoma City Bombing

April and violence in America

With Sunday marking the 20th anniversary of the Oklahoma City bombing, look back at the other violence that has occurred in April in America.

Robert Bates

Controversial police encounters

Click through to view slides and information about notable controversial police encounters in the news.

Rock Nominees - Joan Jett and Blackhearts

Joan Jett & the Blackhearts

Meet the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame class of 2015

With the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's induction ceremony set for this weekend, check out who made the cut for the class of 2015.

Adrian Peterson, Minnesota Vikings, 2013

NFL players in trouble with the law

After a lost season spent fighting child abuse charges, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is set to be officially reinstated by the NFL. Here are some other NFL players who have had trouble with the law.

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State-by-state look at marijuana laws

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal signed a bill that will legalize a form of medical marijuana in the state. Take a look at which other states allow recreational and medical marijuana use.

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Time's Most Influential People

Time Magazine released its annual list of the 100 Most Influential People -- listing figures as artists, titans, pioneers, leaders or icons. Here are some of the people that made Time's list.

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Craziest truck spills

From corn dogs to live turkeys, take a look at some of the craziest items to spill out of overturned trucks and onto American roads.

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Notable food recalls

Beech-Nut Nutrition is recalling some 1,920 pounds of baby food after a small piece of glass was found in one of the brand's jars, according to the United States Department of Agriculture. Here are other notable food recalls that made headlines.

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Woman pulled from smoldering car

Woman pulled from smoldering car wreckage

The rescue of a woman who rolled her car along a road in New Jersey was caught on a police cruiser's video camera.

Missing mother and child

Authorities seek missing baby after mother found dead.

Missing Indiana mother found dead

Authorities are looking for a baby whose mother was found dead.

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Dr. Oz controversy continues

Dr. Oz responds in statement to criticism from group of doctors calling for Columbia University to rethink Oz's faculty position

MN 10-year-old birthday party

Hundreds respond to 10-year-old's party invitation

Two parents in Minnesota wanted to give their special needs daughter a birthday she wouldn't forget. But they didn't get any RSVPs after sending out invitations to her party at school, so they turned to social media for help.

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Millions of jellyfish-like creatures coat beaches.

Millions of mushy marine creatures show up on Washington state shores

For almost a month now, a jellyfish-like creature called the Velella velella has been washing up on West Coast beaches.

Remembering OKC bombing

Rescuer remembers OKC bombing

Sunday marks the 20th anniversary of the Oklahoma City bombing, which killed 168 people. As the somber anniversary approaches, people are sifting through the dark memories.

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