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mud

March 27, 2014

10 for today: Thursday, March 27

A look at the news making headlines today, Thursday, March 27.

pope

March 27, 2014

Obama meets Pope Francis, stresses fight against inequality

The meeting was expected to focus on the fight against poverty.

ryan

March 27, 2014

Republicans struggle over defense spending, Medicare

U.S. House of Representatives Republicans will unveil a 10-year budget blueprint in the next few weeks.

football

March 27, 2014

College athletes can unionize, federal agency says

In a ruling that could revolutionize college sports, a federal agency says athletes can unionize.

boston

March 27, 2014

Boston Marathon report details ‘missed opportunities’

A report on the Boston Marathon bombings says a "greater sharing of information might have altered the course of events."

oso

March 26, 2014

Death toll rising in Washington state mudslide

More than 100 are still listed as missing in the devastating Oso landslide.

kimjongun

March 26, 2014

North Korea reportedly mandates ‘Kim Jong Un’ haircuts

The fashion police are alive and well in North Korea and the barbershops are probably pretty busy too.

binladen

March 26, 2014

Bin Laden’s son-in-law convicted in NYC on terror charges

One of Osama bin Laden's sons-in-law, was found guilty of conspiring to kill Americans and provide support to terrorists.

plane

March 26, 2014

Planes, ships chase leads in missing Malaysian jet mystery

Planes scouring the frigid seas report seeing potential wreckage as the search enters its 18th day.

obamacare

March 26, 2014

Obamacare enrollment deadline extended for some

The Obama administration will grant an extension those unable to enroll in the new healthcare program by Monday's deadline.

dog

March 26, 2014

10 for today: Wednesday, March 26

A look at the news making headlines today, Wednesday, March 26.

supremecourt

March 26, 2014

Supreme Court signals support for corporate religious claims

The Supreme Court signaled it may allow corporations to mount religious objections to government action such as Obamacare.

mudslide

March 25, 2014

Washington state mudslide death toll climbs to 14

Rescue workers are sifting through rubble hoping to find as many as 176 people reported missing.

obamacare

March 25, 2014

Supreme Court hears challenge to Obamacare provision

The court will consider whether business owners can object to covering the cost of birth control.

malaysia

March 25, 2014

Families clash with police, slam Malaysia over lost plane

Angry relatives of passengers clashed with police, accusing Malaysia of "delays and deception."

girlscout

March 25, 2014

Oklahoma Girl Scout sets cookie sale record

That's a lot of Thin Mints.

sixers

March 25, 2014

10 for today: Tuesday, March 25

A look at the news making headlines today, Tuesday, March 25.

ship

March 25, 2014

Houston ship lane remains shut; Exxon cuts output

The closure of the vital Houston Ship Channel continues as the Coast Guard struggles to finish cleaning up.

navy

March 25, 2014

2 killed in shooting at Virginia naval base

A civilian shot a sailor aboard a ship at a Navy base in Norfolk, Virginia, late on Monday before being killed by base security.

landslide

March 24, 2014

Official: 108 names on list of missing in mudslide

Authorities say there are 108 names on the list of people reported missing or unaccounted for in the weekend mudslide.

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