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mud

yesterday

Washington state mudslide death toll rises to 39

The official death toll from a mudslide rose to 39, after search teams pulled out two more bodies from the mud and rubble.

gm

yesterday

Senators press Delphi on GM recalls

Lawmakers probing how GM used faulty ignition switches are turning their scrutiny to the supplier of the part, Delphi Automotive.

obama

yesterday

Obama to announce $600M job training initiative

The plan is part of an effort launched in the State of the Union speech to act in the absence of a consensus from a divided Congress.

obamacare

yesterday

New poll shows Americans increasingly prefer Democrats on healthcare

Americans increasingly think Democrats have a better plan for healthcare than Republicans, according to a new poll.

stabbing

yesterday

Classes to resume at Pennsylvania stabbing school

Students plan to gather in prayer and in support a week after a mass stabbing.

korea

yesterday

Nearly 300 missing after boat sinks off S. Korea coast

Frantic rescue efforts are underway in what could be the country's biggest maritime disaster in over 20 years.

mustang

yesterday

Ford Mustang turns 50 with no sign of mid-life crisis

American popular culture was gaining global reach in the early 1960s, and the Mustang went along for the ride.

boston

Tuesday

Gratitude, defiance marks Boston bombing memorial

The city and the nation mark the first anniversary of the deadly Boston Marathon bombings.

mudslide

Tuesday

Death toll in Washington state mudslides rises to 37

The death toll from a mudslide that buried a river valley neighborhood in the Cascade foothills continues to rise.

cross

Tuesday

White supremacist charged with Passover Eve killings

Prosecutors are considering possible federal hate crimes charges against the suspect.

utah

Tuesday

$6M bond for mom accused in infant slayings

A Utah mother is accused of killing six of her own newborn children over a 10-year period and stuffing their bodies into cardboard boxes.

moon

Tuesday

Rare ‘blood moon’ seen across America in total lunar eclipse

Parts of the world saw a rare celestial event on Tuesday when the Earth's shadow fell across the moon, turning it orange.

obama

Tuesday

Obama warns Russia in tense call with Putin

Obama told Putin in a tense phone call that Moscow should use its influence to get separatists in the country to stand down.

Twitter

Monday

Teen’s terror prank might be dumbest Tweet ever

The online meltdown was a whirlwind of tween-speak, full of OMGs and posts that lack any common sense or punctuation.

kansas

Monday

Suspect in deadly Jewish center shootings faces hate crime charges

Police say the suspect was a former member of the white supremacist Ku Klux Klan movement.

health

Monday

Obama’s new health secretary nominee draws fire

President Barack Obama's new nominee for health secretary drew some early political fire from Republicans.

utah

Monday

Utah woman arrested after police find 7 dead infants at home

A woman is arrested after police find the decomposing bodies of infants stuffed in cardboard boxes in her former home.

marathon

Monday

Boston Marathoners vow to take back New England’s sacred race

"Left on Boylston" in this American city means only one thing on marathon day.

masters

Monday

10 for today: Monday, April 14

A look at the news making headlines today, Monday, April 14.

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Donnie Wahlberg and Jenny McCarthy engaged

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Jenny McCarthy has the "right stuff" in the New Kids On The Block star's eyes.

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AC/DC will ‘rock on;’ Young has ‘debilitating illness’

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The band plans to begin recording in May, but founding member Malcolm Young won't be among them.

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A look back at Hollywood's biggest headlines.

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In Entertainment

Donnie Wahlberg and Jenny McCarthy engaged

Jenny McCarthy has the "right stuff" in the New Kids On The Block star's eyes.

brianjohnson

In Music

AC/DC will 'rock on;' Young has 'debilitating illness'

The band plans to begin recording in May, but founding member Malcolm Young won't be among them.

doctors

In Lifestyle

Americans urged to plan for the end

National Health Care Decisions Day encourages people to think about their own end-of-life preferences.

ferrell

In Entertainment

Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly re-team for new comedy

The duo are teaming up on the big screen for a third time in a new comedy.