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April 3, 2014

10 for today: Thursday, April 3

A look at the news making headlines today, Thursday, April 3.

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April 2, 2014

4 dead, several injured in shooting at Fort Hood Army base

A gunman opened fire at Fort Hood, killing 4 and injuring several people at the Army base.

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April 2, 2014

Melting snow may trigger flooding around Washington mudslide site

Efforts to recover bodies from a mudslide that killed at least 28 people could be hampered by weather.

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April 2, 2014

Supreme Court strikes down campaign donation caps

The U.S. Supreme Court expanded how much political donors can give candidates and parties in federal elections.

generalmotors

April 2, 2014

GM avoided faulty switch fix to save $1 per car

GM didn't change an ignition switch linked to at least 13 deaths because it added $1 to the cost of each car.

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April 2, 2014

10 for today: Wednesday, April 2

A look at the news making headlines today, Wednesday, April 2.

earthquake

April 2, 2014

Huge earthquake off Chile’s coast triggers tsunami

A major earthquake of magnitude 8.2 struck off the coast of northern Chile, triggering a tsunami that pounded the shore.

obamacare

April 1, 2014

Obamacare enrollment tops 7M mark

The website and call center handled "record consumer demand" up until the midnight enrollment deadline.

Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes takes batting practice before Game 1 of baseball's World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, in Boston.

April 1, 2014

Jonny Gomes met the POTUS and he dressed to impress

The World Champion Boston Red Sox met the President and one player did it in true Star-Spangled style.

mud

April 1, 2014

Mudslide survivors consider shrine for disaster survivors

Survivors of a mudslide in Washington state that has left dozens dead or missing say they favor turning the area into a shrine.

missing

April 1, 2014

Malaysia releases transcript of last words from missing jet

Malaysian authorities changed their account of the critical last communication from the missing airliner.

mh370

April 1, 2014

10 for today: Tuesday, April 1

A look at the news making headlines today, Tuesday, April 1.

generalmotors

April 1, 2014

GM under harsh spotlight as Congress hearings begin

Congress will try to establish who is to blame for at least 13 auto-related deaths over the past decade.

obamacare

March 31, 2014

Obamacare website stalls as deadline looms

The website, which was plagued by technical problems since it launched, has reportedly handled record consumer demand.

oso

March 31, 2014

Emergency crews face toxic challenge at mudslide site

Recovery teams laboring through thick mud and heavy downpours face yet another challenge - a stew of toxic contaminants.

korea

March 31, 2014

North, South Korea trade artillery rounds into the sea

North Korea fired more than 100 artillery rounds into South Korean waters as part of a drill, prompting the South to fire back.

uconn

March 31, 2014

10 for today: Monday, March 31

A look at the news making headlines today, Monday, March 31.

yellowstone

March 31, 2014

Yellowstone rattled by largest earthquake in 34 years

Yellowstone National Park was struck by the biggest recorded earthquake there since February 1980.

christie

March 28, 2014

N.J. port authority head resigns amid ‘Bridgegate’ scandal

The chairman of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, David Samson, has resigned his position.

mud

March 28, 2014

Washington state mudslide death toll expected to soar

Officials said the death toll from a huge mudslide in rural Washington state is likely to rise sharply.

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