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Marathon survivor, rescuer address grads in Boston

Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman, left, and spectator Carlos Arredondo react after both received honorary degrees during commencement ceremonies for Fisher College in Boston, Saturday, May 10, 2014. Bauman lost his legs in the attack. Bauman and Arrendondo, who saved...

Beckham presses forward with Miami stadium bid

MIAMI (AP) — Two months have passed since English soccer star David Beckham hopped on a stage, his back to Miami’s sparkling Biscayne Bay, and announced plans to start a Major League Soccer franchise. The plan — and Beckham — have been almost...

Marathon survivor, rescuer address Fisher grads

BOSTON (AP) — Two Boston Marathon spectators who became symbols of courage after last year’s bombing have teamed up for a graduation speech and beamed with pride after receiving honorary degrees. Jeff Bauman (BOW’-man) lost his legs in the attack. He told...

Arkansas issues same-sex marriage licenses

EUREKA SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) — Gay marriage arrived in the Bible Belt on Saturday, beginning with two women who had traveled overnight to ensure they’d be first in line. “Thank God,” Jennifer Rambo said after Carroll County Deputy Clerk Jane Osborn issued a...
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VIDEO: Elks building demolition

  Demolition of the former Elks building, a downtown Findlay landmark at 601 S. Main St., began Friday night and continued Saturday. The former RCM Architects building, next door to the south, will be razed in 2015. Both buildings will be replaced by trees, green spaces and...
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9/11 remains returned to World Trade Center site

A flag-draped casket is lifted out of a police vehicle during the ceremonial transfer of unidentified remains of those killed at the World Trade Center from the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner to the World Trade Center site, Saturday, May 10, 2014, in New York. The remains...
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Man charged in estranged wife’s death; 2 boys safe

John Robert Jordan is seen in an undated photo provided by the the Bergen County Prosecutor’s office. Police say Jordan, 47, fatally stabbed his estranged wife Tracy Jordan in Lodi, N.J., then fled to South Carolina with the couple’s two sons. Police found Jordan dead...
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2nd body recovered from Va. balloon crash

This photo provided by Nancy Johnson shows what authorities say is a hot-air balloon that wass believed to have caught fire and crashed in Virginia, Friday, May 10, 2014. Virginia State Police received calls of the crash shortly before 8 p.m., police spokeswoman Corinne Geller...
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NFL DRAFT: Clemson’s Sammy Watkins a common link

Buffalo Bills first round draft pick Sammy Watkins poses for photos with his father James McMiller, left, and mother Nicole McMiller at Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park, N.Y., Friday, May 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Bill Wippert) Buffalo Bills first round draft pick Sammy Watkins...

Milwaukee fan approaches Jeter at shortstop

A fan runs out on the field to New York Yankees’ Derek Jeter, right, in the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers, Friday, May 9, 2014, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps) A fan runs out on the field to New York Yankees’ Derek Jeter, right,...