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  1. Pope Francis Hails Cuban Accord as Diplomatic TriumphThu, 18 Dec 2014 14:09:11 GMT
    Pontiff's remarks came in off-the-cuff address to ambassadors to the Holy See. More...
  2. Thief Fakes Heart Attack so Friend Can Steal ToysThu, 18 Dec 2014 14:08:38 GMT
    Authorities say a man faked a heart attack inside a central Florida Wal-Mart store so his friend could steal toys. The pair were arrested for theft. More...
  3. Boston Bombing Suspect Arrives in Federal CourtThu, 18 Dec 2014 14:04:37 GMT
    Tsarnaev, 21, appeared for the first time in public on Thursday morning for a pre-trial conference in federal court. More...
  4. Watch: Cyclist Plowed Over by Leaping DeerThu, 18 Dec 2014 13:31:09 GMT
  5. Gruesome Discovery in Pennsylvania as Man Arrested for MurderThu, 18 Dec 2014 13:03:39 GMT
    Police in Penn Hills believe Frederick Harris III murdered his parents. Pamela Osborne of WPXI reports Harris had been arrested on unrelated charge. More...
  6. 'I Will Kill You': Pizza Delivery Man Fends Off GunmanThu, 18 Dec 2014 12:36:50 GMT
    A driver for Legend Pizza was making a delivery on Manila Avenue around 8 p.m. Tuesday when two people approached his car. More...
  7. Cold War to New Thaw: A History of U.S.-Cuban RelationsThu, 18 Dec 2014 12:36:16 GMT
    The U.S. decision to restore diplomatic and economic ties with Cuba follows decades of tense ties that had recently eased between the two nations. More...
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  1. Law School Enrollment at Lowest in Nearly Three DecadesThu, 18 Dec 2014 07:09:51 GMT
    Summary: According to the American Bar Association, law school enrollment is at a record low-the lowest in nearly three decades. Law school enrollment has been steadily declining, and that trend continued this fall. More...
  2. Principal at Va. charter school could get provisional licenseThu, 18 Dec 2014 01:54:43 GMT
    A principal who has been running Northern Virginia's first charter school without proper credentials has moved closer to obtaining a state license. Barbara Smith was hired in the spring to lead Middleburg Community Charter School in Loudoun County and applied for a principal's license. More...
  3. a The Voicea finale: Why Craig Wayne Boyd was never an underdogWed, 17 Dec 2014 21:40:16 GMT
    Craig Wayne Boyd arrives at "The Voice" Red Carpet Event on Monday, Dec. 08, 2014, in Los Angeles. As soon as country singer Craig Wayne Boyd was announced as the winner of "The Voice" on Tuesday night, the crowd started screaming and fireworks promptly went off. More...
  4. Slide Show: 10 Best Values in Liberal Arts Colleges, 2015Wed, 17 Dec 2014 17:35:24 GMT
    Liberal arts colleges are typically smaller than universities, with smaller class sizes and a greater emphasis on individual instruction. They mainly confer bachelor's degrees; universities offer master's and doctoral degrees as well. More...
  5. Northwestern Admits Most Early Decision Applicants EverWed, 17 Dec 2014 13:29:16 GMT
    Northwestern University has extended invitations to more than 1,000 students who applied under its Early Decision Program -- the largest number of students in the University's history accepted early. "While our ED applicant pools over the years have been strong, this year's pool is exceptionally so," said Michael Mills, associate provost for University enrollment. More...
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  1. Anger over the end of 'The Interview'Thu, 18 Dec 2014 08:22:40 EST
    With "The Interview" canceled, complaints and second-guessing are dominating Hollywood. More...
  2. U.S. blames North Korea for Sony hackThu, 18 Dec 2014 07:10:16 EST
    Read full story for latest details. More...
  3. Movies are the least of Sony's problemsThu, 18 Dec 2014 09:01:52 EST
    Hacking of Sony's movie studio is getting most of attention but problems and losses in consumer electronics a much bigger problem for the company. More...
  4. Putin blames the West for Russia's miseryThu, 18 Dec 2014 07:24:42 EST
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  5. 10 things you need to know about RussiaThu, 18 Dec 2014 05:04:44 EST
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  6. Uber says it will toughen background checksThu, 18 Dec 2014 07:46:34 EST
    Uber says it will toughen checks on drivers, including using biometric screening, voice identification and, in some countries, polygraphs. More...