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The hearing before Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Warren Granville marks the latest development in several ongoing sexual [...]]]>
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The man was stopped by an officer who saw him acting suspiciously, including walking down the middle of a street barefoot in pouring rain, Police [...]]]>
End of NYPD Muslim surveillance program applauded http://www.news-star.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419706/0/home?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:59:04 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419706/0/home
 

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Morning Jolt: 292 missing in South Korea ferry disaster http://www.news-star.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419705/0/home?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:59:02 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419705/0/home A ferry carrying 459 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off South Korea's southern coast on Wednesday, leaving nearly 300 people missing despite a frantic, hours-long rescue by dozens of ships and helicopters. At least four people were confirmed dead and 55 injured. The high number of people unaccounted for — likely trapped in the ship or floating in the ocean — raised fears that the death toll could rise drastically, making it one [...]]]> Dress codes: Where should schools set limits? http://www.news-star.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419707/0/home?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:57:13 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419707/0/home
 

Younger girls often wear them as pants with little fuss. But as those same girls approach middle school, leggings have become a clothing accessory that's increasingly controversial — and seemingly, the favorite new target of the school dress [...]]]>
Marathon suspect seeks dismissal of some charges http://www.news-star.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419708/0/home?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:55:46 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419708/0/home
 

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) has pleaded not guilty to a 30-count federal indictment charging him in twin explosions at last year's marathon. The blasts killed three people and injured [...]]]>
Boston police safely blow up suspicious backpacks http://www.news-star.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419710/0/home?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:53:32 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419710/0/home
 

"This day will always be hard, but this place will always be strong," former Mayor Thomas Menino told an invitation-only [...]]]>
Nebraska toddler gets stuck inside claw machine http://www.news-star.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419711/0/home?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:51:48 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419711/0/home
 

Lincoln police say a 24-year-old woman called 911 Monday afternoon because her 3-year-old son was missing from her apartment.

 

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Road grading may have caused Wyoming hill slide http://www.news-star.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419714/0/home?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:47:35 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419714/0/home
 

The area around the slide has been the site of grading and construction over decades, including construction of a residential road and grading of a main highway.
All 'View' co-hosts will salute Barbara Walters http://www.news-star.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419715/0/home?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:44:57 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419715/0/home
 

The network said Wednesday the first-ever reunion will air live on the May 15 episode of "The View," the day before Walters says goodbye as series co-host.

 

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Classes resume at Pennsylvania stabbing school http://www.news-star.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419716/0/home?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:41:43 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419716/0/home
 

Before school began, students gathered Wednesday morning on the football field behind Franklin Regional High School in Murrysville to pray and to support one another. [...]]]>
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A robotic submarine looking for the lost Malaysian jet began its second mission Tuesday after cutting short its first because the ocean waters where it was sent were too deep, officials said. Monday's planned 16-hour search lasted just six and none of the data collected by the U.S. Navy's Bluefin 21 submarine [...]]]> Business update: GM sales eyed for impact of ignition switch recall http://www.news-star.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419743/0/home?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:00:00 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419743/0/home Supremacist faces murder charges in Kansas deaths http://www.news-star.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419753/0/home?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419753/0/home Ukraine: Military recaptures eastern airport http://www.news-star.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419754/0/home?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:00:00 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419754/0/home Boston Marathon bombing: One year later, a city still heals, runs http://www.news-star.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419789/0/home?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:57:55 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419789/0/home Utah mom admitted to killing her 6 babies http://www.news-star.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419761/0/home?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:34:40 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/article/20140415/NEWS/140419761/0/home news-star.com http://www.news-star.com/article/20121206/NEWS/121209816/0/home news-star.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:55:41 +0000