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Mexican president to head homage to Garcia Marquez

A man reads a book by Colombian Nobel Literature laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez as he waits in line to pay his respects to the author at the Palace of Fine Arts in Mexico City, Monday, April 21, 2014. The ashes of Garcia Marquez were taken Monday to Mexico City’s majestic...
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Mexican president to head homage to Garcia Marquez

A man reads a book by Colombian Nobel Literature laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez as he waits in line to pay his respects to the author at the Palace of Fine Arts in Mexico City, Monday, April 21, 2014. The ashes of Garcia Marquez were taken Monday to Mexico City’s majestic...

Indians Activate DH Jason Giambi

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Indians, as expected, have activated designated hitter Jason Giambi from the disabled list. Giambi missed Cleveland’s first 18 games with a rib fracture sustained during spring training. He’s in the lineup batting seventh for Monday’s series...

Police Seek Shooter Of Ohio High School Student

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Police in western Ohio say they are seeking a 17-year-old Springfield resident in the slaying of a popular high school football player. Springfield Police Chief Stephen Moody says the boy attends an alternative school, but that he and 17-year-old Jeff...

Bengals’ Huber Starting To Kick Again

CINCINNATI (AP) — Kevin Huber has gained back the 15 pounds he lost while his jaw was wired shut, forcing him to drink his meals. He no longer wears a neck brace to help a cracked vertebra heal. The Bengals punter is nearly back to normal after recovering from one of the most...

No Contest Plea Expected In Football Rape Case

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Attorney General’s Office says a volunteer football coach is expected to plead no contest to charges that arose from the investigation into the rape of a girl by two high school football players. Authorities say the house of defendant Matt...

Police ID Ontario Bank Robbery Suspect

ONTARIO, Ore. (AP) — Oregon authorities say they have a name and sketchy background information about a man who fatally shot himself after a bank robbery, and they’re appealing for help to find his relatives. Oregon State Police said Monday the man was 71-year-old as Joseph...

UN condemns ethnic killings in South Sudan

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — U.N. human rights investigators have confirmed that hundreds of civilians were killed because of their ethnicity after rebel forces seized a disputed town in South Sudan last week, the United Nations said Monday. The U.N. Mission in South Sudan...
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Suicide bombings, attacks in Iraq kill 33 people

Iraqi security forces guard the main gate of a Shiite private college following a deadly suicide attack, in Baghdad’s eastern neighborhood of Ur, Iraq, Sunday, April 20, 2014. A series of attacks, including a coordinated assault on a private Shiite college in Baghdad,...

Ohio School Reports Coach Killed In Mowing Mishap

NEW RICHMOND, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio school district reports that a longtime swim coach has died after a mowing accident at his home. Sixty-three-year-old Joe Middeler had recently completed his 15th season as varsity swim coach for New Richmond Schools. He had been...