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Gaps remain in probe of Baltimore man's death in police custody


BALTIMORE - An investigation into the death of a black man in Baltimore police custody is still trying to figure out what happened, the police commissioner said on Friday as the city braced for a major protest over the incident. | Video

Indiana university cleared after report of armed person

- An Indiana university gave the all clear early on Saturday after being locked down for several hours over a reported armed person, possibly with explosives, near the school's administration building, officials said.

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Southwest Airlines flight diverted to Denver over "pressurization": media

- A Southwest Airlines flight en route to Milwaukee from Las Vegas had to divert to Denver on Friday night due to a "pressurization issue," local broadcaster FOX31 reported.

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Washington governor signs medical marijuana overhaul

- Washington Governor Jay Inslee on Friday signed a bill that will overhaul the state's medical marijuana market, reconciling the long unregulated system with the voter-approved recreational pot industry.

Health 1:44am EDT

Starbucks payment system outage in U.S., Canada resolved

- Starbucks Corp said on Friday night that an outage affecting payment systems at a number of its stores in the United States and Canada had been resolved.

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Hostage locations difficult to track - and may be getting harder

WASHINGTON - The U.S. drone strike that accidentally killed two hostages in Pakistan exposes intelligence shortfalls that former and current U.S. officials say appear to be growing more frequent as militants expand their safe havens and as Washington gathers less on-the-ground human intelligence.

World, 24 Apr 2015

All-clear sounded at Statue of Liberty after bomb scare

NEW YORK - The Statue of Liberty was declared safe on Friday after a bomb scare forced the evacuation of thousands of tourists from the New York Harbor landmark, the National Parks Service said. | Video

24 Apr 2015

Massachusetts governor proposes new oversight of ride-sharing services

BOSTON - Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker on Friday proposed legislation that would bring new oversight of popular ride-sharing companies such as Uber and Lyft by requiring them to obtain permits in order to operate in the state.

24 Apr 2015

One U.S. Navy Seal dies, one critical in Virginia pool training

- One U.S. Navy Seal died and another was critically injured on Friday while training in a pool at a Virginia military base, a Navy spokesman said.

24 Apr 2015

San Francisco police sued by Guatemalan parents of immigrant shot dead

SAN FRANCISCO - The Guatemalan parents of an immigrant man shot dead by San Francisco police have filed suit in federal court, accusing two officers of excessive force and the police chief and city of failing in their training and oversight responsibilities.

24 Apr 2015

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