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Taraji P. Henson had said son was profiled during traffic stop

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Taraji Henson sorry for racial profiling claim

Actress Taraji P. Henson is apologizing for claiming her son was racially profiled during a traffic stop in Southern California last year.

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U.S. Navy rescues Saudi pilots after ejection

The U.S. Navy rescued two Saudi Arabian air force pilots from the Gulf of Aden, a U.S. military official said Friday. The pilots had ejected from their F-15 aircraft after experiencing mechanical failure, Saudi officials said.

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Nigeria election: Voters head to polls

After weeks of delays because of an Islamist insurgency, Nigerians head to the polls Saturday to elect a president of the African nation with the continent's biggest economy.

Winds hamper Flight 9525 recovery work

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Flight 9525 crash recovery workers face treacherous task

It's a dangerous and grim task. The workers gathering the pulverized pieces of Germanwings Flight 9525 and the remains of the 150 people on board must contend with high winds as well as treacherous terrain.

Gonzaga beats UCLA NCAA Tournament

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NCAA Sweet 16: Michigan State pulls upset

Gonzaga used to be the cool pick to score an upset in the early rounds of the NCAA men's basketball tournament. In recent years, the Mark Few-coached Bulldogs have been one of the teams that could win it all.

Man attacked after not answering question

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Question about Michael Brown leads to beating

A rider on a St. Louis light rail car was assaulted late Monday after he declined to answer a man who asked him his opinion on the shooting of Michael Brown.

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Astronaut lifts off on history-making mission

NASA astronaut Scott Kelly has left Earth for what could be a very long time -- and to make U.S. spaceflight history.

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It's official: Kleiner Perkins wins gender bias case

Now, it's official: Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers did not discriminate against a former female partner.

But it took a strange turn of events to get to this outcome in a case that has riveted Silicon Valley for weeks.

At issue in the case: Did Kleine...

SAE apology

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Racist SAE chant was taught at national event

The national office of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity changed its tune.

Just two weeks ago, the national office condemned a racist chant that resulted in the shutdown of the University of Oklahoma SAE chapter, saying, "The national fraternity does not...

Amanda Knox in court

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Amanda Knox 'relieved' conviction overturned

Amanda Knox said she's glad to have her life back after a long legal drama that gripped the United States, Britain and Italy. Knox made a brief statement after Italy's Supreme Court overturned her murder conviction.

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Clinton deleted all mail from personal server

Hillary Clinton permanently deleted all the emails on the private server she used to do official business as secretary of state, the Republican lawmaker who subpoenaed the emails said late Friday.

Sodomite Suppression Act proposal sparks controversey

Sodomite Suppression Act proposal sparks controversey

A controversial referendum in California calls for the death penalty to anyone who participates in homosexual activities

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On this day: March 28

Three Mile Island nuclear plant

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Vikings sack Paris, the Hollywood Walk of Fame gets its first star, President Eisenhower dies, and Three Mile Island melts down, all on this day.

Germanwings plane crash: Timeline of events

Germanwings Airbus A320 search effort

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French authorities say audio from the voice recorder of Germanwings Flight 9525 reveals the co-pilot appeared to make a deliberate attempt to destroy the plane.

On this day: March 27

1964 Alaskan Good Friday earthquake

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Oregon wins the first NCAA men's basketball tourney, the Good Friday Earthquake rips up Alaska, Brando boycotts the Oscars, and Viagra gets FDA approval, all on this day.

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