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Baiji oil refinery, Iraq

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U.S., Iraq oust ISIS from oil refinery

Iraqi and U.S.-led coalition forces have successfully ousted ISIS from the nation's largest oil refinery, the coalition said Sunday.

Iraqi security forces regained full control of the Baiji refinery, the Combined Joint Task Force said.

Jon Stewart

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Why Jon Stewart quit 'The Daily Show'

Jon Stewart hasn't said much about quitting "The Daily Show" -- until now. In an interview, Stewart said he's been enjoying his hosting duties less and less and feeling more pessimistic about the subjects of the show -- politics and the news media.

Bill Clinton

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Bill on Hillary's run: 'I'm proud of her'

Bill Clinton offered his first comment Sunday on his wife Hillary's presidential bid, saying: "I'm proud of her." The comment, during a visit to Oklahoma City, marked the first time he'd weighed in on Hillary Clinton's second run for the White House.

ISIS beheads Ethiopian Christians

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Video: ISIS executes more Christians in Libya

ISIS operatives have beheaded two groups of prisoners, believed to be Ethiopian Christians, in Libya, according to a video released Sunday by the terror network's media arm.

The al-Furqan Media video -- which is highly produced and titled "Until Ther...

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Shoppers go wild for Lilly Pulitzer at Target

Bright floral pastel dresses, beach coverups and oversized totes flew off the racks at Target stores Sunday morning as eager shoppers snatched up pieces from the retailer's limited edition Lilly Pulitzer collection.

Much of the collection was sold out...

Rescue operation underway in Mediterranean

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Hundreds feared dead as migrant boat capsizes

It was the latest in a series of dangerous voyages as hundreds of men, women and children boarded a boat in Libya, hoping to make it safely to Europe.

But after a couple of days at sea, in the dark of night Saturday, the ship was in distress in the Me...

Robert Bates

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Lawyer releases records for Tulsa deputy who killed man

The lawyer for Robert Bates, an Oklahoma reserve deputy who fatally shot a man he meant to subdue with a Taser, on Saturday released documents that he says verify some of Bates' training as a law enforcement officer.

The documents show Bates had one T...

OTD April 7 - World Health Organization

World Health Organization

13 dead from mysterious ailment in Nigeria

A mysterious affliction has killed as many as 18 people in southwestern Nigeria, leaving health officials scrambling to determine its cause.

The cases have all occurred in Nigeria's Ondo state since April 13, health officials said Sunday.

Dr. Dayo Adey...

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Rubio: Big immigration reforms impossible now

Marco Rubio once backed an overhaul of U.S. immigration laws --- but now, he says such major reforms are no longer a political possibility.

"We can't do it in a massive piece of legislation. And I know, 'cause I tried," the Florida senator who's one ...

US economy not growing fast enough

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US economy isn't growing fast enough

Here's one matter that Democratic and Republican economists agree on: America's economy could be doing a lot better.

"The good news is we're growing, we're creating jobs, property values are rising. The bad news is we're not growing quickly enough and...

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Stocks: Time for a big check-up this week

Corporate America is getting its pulse taken this week.

A flood of big-name brands from Starbucks to Facebook will announce earnings, which could send stocks in a tizzy. Investors always want good news, but they are especially on edge after the Dow's...

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Comcast, Time Warner Cable set to talk with antitrust regulators

Comcast and Time Warner Cable representatives will sit down with government officials this week amid intense scrutiny of their proposed mega-merger and its impact on consumers.

The U.S. Justice Department is weighing whether to block the $45 billion d...

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OKC Bombing 20th Anniversary Ceremony

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Sunday marks the 20th anniversary of the Oklahoma City Federal Building bombing.

On this day: April 19

Battles of Lexington and Concord, American Revolutionary War

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The American Revolutionary War breaks out, the Soviet Union launches the first space station, the Waco siege ends in a deadly blaze, and homegrown terrorists strike Oklahoma City, all on this day.

On this day: April 18

1906 San Francisco earthquake

National Archives and Records Administration

Paul Revere rides, an earthquake and fires ravage San Francisco, Albert Einstein dies, Grace Kelly becomes a princess, and the U.S. embassy in Beirut is hit by a deadly car bomb, all on this day.

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