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April 17, 2014

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Photo: In this March 2, 2014, file photo, Chelsea Clinton
Chelsea Clinton expecting 1st child later this year
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Chelsea Clinton says she and her husband are expecting their first child later this year. The daughter of former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton announced...
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Hunt for 'most wanted' fugitive sought since 1976 focusing on western US
Thursday, April 17, 2014
The FBI said William Bradford Bishop Jr., the “Family Annihilator” would be 77 if he were still alive. He is wanted in the decades-old slayings of his …
A new pot vending machine with marijuana-laced treats could be coming to California
Thursday, April 17, 2014
http://www.latimes.com/food/dailydish/la-dd-pot-vending-machine-brownies-20140415,0,2132821.story#axzz2zAAFx67n
US decries anti-Semitic leaflets in Ukraine
Thursday, April 17, 2014
The United States on Thursday condemned as "grotesque" the distribution of leaflets demanding that Jews in eastern Ukraine register with a self-proclaimed local authority or face consequences. U.S. officials also denounced other instances of religious intolerance that are...
Photo: Dale Erquiaga gives a press briefing Friday, May 2
Nevada superintendent: Kids are victims in cheating scandal
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Nevada's state superintendent says children are the victims in a cheating scandal uncovered at a Las Vegas elementary school. Superintendent Dale Erquiaga spoke briefly about the matter Thursday at...
Obama: 8 million signed up for health care through exchanges
Obama: 8 million signed up for health care through exchanges
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Eight million people have signed up for health care through new insurance exchanges, President Barack Obama said Thursday, besting expectations and offering new hope to Democrats who are defending the law ahead of...
Photo: Artist's rendering of the Main and Commerce street
Joe Downtown: Construction to begin on downtown beautification project
Thursday, April 17, 2014
The city is about to shower some love on a part of downtown that needs it. Construction on a Main and Commerce streets beautification project, which will eventually stretch from Stewart Avenue south to Sahara Avenue, will begin...
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Astronomers spot most Earth-like planet yet
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Astronomers have discovered what they say is the most Earth-like planet yet detected — a distant, rocky world that's similar in size to our own and exists in the Goldilocks zone where it's not too...
Baby, 2 adults suffer smoke inhalation in apartment fire
Baby, 2 adults suffer smoke inhalation in apartment fire
Thursday, April 17, 2014
A baby and two adults were taken to the hospital with smoke inhalation after an apartment caught fire Wednesday night, officials said. Firefighters from Clark County...
Man fatally stabbed outside McDonald’s in Las Vegas
Man fatally stabbed outside McDonald’s in Las Vegas
Thursday, April 17, 2014
A man was stabbed to death today outside a McDonald’s restaurant on Sahara Avenue near Rancho Drive. Metro Police responded about 8:25 a.m. to the stabbing in...
Teens missing since 1971 found in wrecked Studebaker
Teens missing since 1971 found in wrecked Studebaker
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Cheryl Miller and Pamella Jackson had planned to celebrate the end of the 1971 school year by gathering with classmates at a quarry along a gravel road. But the 17-year-old girls weren't known for frequenting parties, so when...
Audit details problems with Nevada health exchange
Thursday, April 17, 2014
An audit of Nevada's health insurance exchange cites Xerox for failing to achieve key performance benchmarks, some of which could subject the technology firm to possible penalties. Xerox officials defended...
Photo: In this June 20, 2008, file photo, Cheo Feliciano
Salsa great Cheo Feliciano dies in car crash at 78
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Puerto Rican salsa legend Cheo Feliciano died in a car accident early Thursday, prompting the governor of the U.S. territory to declare three days of mourning. Feliciano, a member of the Fania All Stars, was one of the most...
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Cyber cops: Target hackers may take years to find
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Secret Service investigators say they are close to gaining a full understanding of the methods hackers used to breach Target's computer systems last December. But the agency says it could take...
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Tests find oil slick not from missing Malaysian jetliner
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Investigators were analyzing data collected by a robotic submarine that completed its first successful scan of the seabed Thursday in the hunt for the missing Malaysian plane, but say tests have ruled out that a nearby oil slick came from the aircraft. The unmanned sub's first two...

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