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  • Iconic pen used by military, made by blind people turns 50

    Iconic pen used by military, made by blind people turns 50

    Friday, April 27 2018 1:29 AM EDT2018-04-27 05:29:28 GMT
    Friday, April 27 2018 4:41 AM EDT2018-04-27 08:41:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome). In this Monday, April 16, 2018, photo, SKILCRAFT pens, manufactured for the U.S. Government, are seen in a bin at the Industries of the Blind in Greensboro, N.C. Government pens have been manufactured for 50 years by National I...(AP Photo/Gerry Broome). In this Monday, April 16, 2018, photo, SKILCRAFT pens, manufactured for the U.S. Government, are seen in a bin at the Industries of the Blind in Greensboro, N.C. Government pens have been manufactured for 50 years by National I...
    Anyone who's served in the military, worked for the federal government or addressed a package at the post office is familiar with an iconic pen made for 50 years by visually impaired people.More >>
    Anyone who's served in the military, worked for the federal government or addressed a package at the post office is familiar with an iconic pen made for 50 years by visually impaired people.More >>
  • Money from pot taxes doesn't fix Colorado teachers' problems

    Money from pot taxes doesn't fix Colorado teachers' problems

    Friday, April 27 2018 2:50 AM EDT2018-04-27 06:50:07 GMT
    Friday, April 27 2018 4:40 AM EDT2018-04-27 08:40:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Colleen Slevin). In this April 16, 2018 photo, Washington, D.C., native Callie Gonyea, a second-year teacher at Ellis Elementary School in Denver, joined about 400 other teachers at a protest at the Colorado state Capitol. Colorado teachers a...(AP Photo/Colleen Slevin). In this April 16, 2018 photo, Washington, D.C., native Callie Gonyea, a second-year teacher at Ellis Elementary School in Denver, joined about 400 other teachers at a protest at the Colorado state Capitol. Colorado teachers a...
    Colorado teachers are protesting to call for higher salaries and increased funding for schools, prompting questions about why the state's booming legal marijuana sales have not fixed the problems.More >>
    Colorado teachers are protesting to call for higher salaries and increased funding for schools, prompting questions about why the state's booming legal marijuana sales have not fixed the problems.More >>
  • Migrant 'caravan' gathers on US-Mexico border for final push

    Migrant 'caravan' gathers on US-Mexico border for final push

    Thursday, April 26 2018 6:49 PM EDT2018-04-26 22:49:25 GMT
    Friday, April 27 2018 4:40 AM EDT2018-04-27 08:40:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hans-Maximo Musielik). A mother dresses her child at the Alfa & Omega migrant shelter in Mexicali, Mexico, Thursday, April 26, 2018, as they travel north with a caravan of Central American migrants. The caravans have been a fairly common ...(AP Photo/Hans-Maximo Musielik). A mother dresses her child at the Alfa & Omega migrant shelter in Mexicali, Mexico, Thursday, April 26, 2018, as they travel north with a caravan of Central American migrants. The caravans have been a fairly common ...
    About 175 people in a caravan of Central American asylum-seekers are on the final leg of a monthlong journey to the United States.More >>
    About 175 people in a caravan of Central American asylum-seekers are on the final leg of a monthlong journey to the United States.More >>
  • InternationalMore>>

  • German unemployment remains low, economy strong

    German unemployment remains low, economy strong

    Friday, April 27 2018 4:40 AM EDT2018-04-27 08:40:47 GMT
    Friday, April 27 2018 4:41 AM EDT2018-04-27 08:41:38 GMT
    Government figures show Germany's unemployment rate remained unchanged in April as the labor market in Europe's largest economy stayed strong.More >>
    Government figures show Germany's unemployment rate remained unchanged in April as the labor market in Europe's largest economy stayed strong.More >>
  • China, India leaders seek cooperation amid border dispute

    China, India leaders seek cooperation amid border dispute

    Friday, April 27 2018 12:22 AM EDT2018-04-27 04:22:31 GMT
    Friday, April 27 2018 4:41 AM EDT2018-04-27 08:41:38 GMT
    (Chinatopix via AP). India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi, second from left, is greeted by Chinese officials as he arrives at the airport in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, early Friday, April 27, 2018.  Modi is in China for what Chinese state m...(Chinatopix via AP). India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi, second from left, is greeted by Chinese officials as he arrives at the airport in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, early Friday, April 27, 2018. Modi is in China for what Chinese state m...
    The leaders of India and China are meeting amid tensions along their contested border and a rivalry for influence among their smaller neighbors.More >>
    The leaders of India and China are meeting amid tensions along their contested border and a rivalry for influence among their smaller neighbors.More >>
  • Migrant 'caravan' gathers on US-Mexico border for final push

    Migrant 'caravan' gathers on US-Mexico border for final push

    Thursday, April 26 2018 6:49 PM EDT2018-04-26 22:49:25 GMT
    Friday, April 27 2018 4:40 AM EDT2018-04-27 08:40:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hans-Maximo Musielik). A mother dresses her child at the Alfa & Omega migrant shelter in Mexicali, Mexico, Thursday, April 26, 2018, as they travel north with a caravan of Central American migrants. The caravans have been a fairly common ...(AP Photo/Hans-Maximo Musielik). A mother dresses her child at the Alfa & Omega migrant shelter in Mexicali, Mexico, Thursday, April 26, 2018, as they travel north with a caravan of Central American migrants. The caravans have been a fairly common ...
    About 175 people in a caravan of Central American asylum-seekers are on the final leg of a monthlong journey to the United States.More >>
    About 175 people in a caravan of Central American asylum-seekers are on the final leg of a monthlong journey to the United States.More >>
  • National SportsMore>>

  • Stephen Curry back in full practice mode for Warriors

    Stephen Curry back in full practice mode for Warriors

    Thursday, April 26 2018 6:44 PM EDT2018-04-26 22:44:53 GMT
    Friday, April 27 2018 4:42 AM EDT2018-04-27 08:42:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay). FILE - In this April 19, 2018 file photo, Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) warms up before Game 3 of the team's first-round NBA basketball playoff series against the San Antonio Spurs in San Antonio.  Curry has been c...(AP Photo/Eric Gay). FILE - In this April 19, 2018 file photo, Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) warms up before Game 3 of the team's first-round NBA basketball playoff series against the San Antonio Spurs in San Antonio. Curry has been c...
    Stephen Curry has resumed full practice with contact and could play for the defending champion Golden State Warriors as soon as Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals this weekend against New Orleans.More >>
    Stephen Curry has resumed full practice with contact and could play for the defending champion Golden State Warriors as soon as Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals this weekend against New Orleans.More >>
  • NBA says referees missed LeBron goaltending call in Game 5

    NBA says referees missed LeBron goaltending call in Game 5

    Thursday, April 26 2018 6:31 PM EDT2018-04-26 22:31:21 GMT
    Friday, April 27 2018 4:42 AM EDT2018-04-27 08:42:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James reacts after making the game-winning shot in the second half of Game 5 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the Indiana Pacers, Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Cleveland. The Cav...(AP Photo/Tony Dejak). Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James reacts after making the game-winning shot in the second half of Game 5 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the Indiana Pacers, Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Cleveland. The Cav...
    The NBA says referees missed a goaltending violation by Cavaliers star LeBron James in the closing seconds of Cleveland's Game 5 win over Indiana.More >>
    The NBA says referees missed a goaltending violation by Cavaliers star LeBron James in the closing seconds of Cleveland's Game 5 win over Indiana.More >>
  • Giannis, Bucks beat Celtics 97-86 to force Game 7

    Giannis, Bucks beat Celtics 97-86 to force Game 7

    Thursday, April 26 2018 11:13 PM EDT2018-04-27 03:13:04 GMT
    Friday, April 27 2018 4:42 AM EDT2018-04-27 08:42:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Morry Gash). Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo dunks during the first half of Game 6 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the Boston Celtics Thursday, April 26, 2018, in Milwaukee.(AP Photo/Morry Gash). Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo dunks during the first half of Game 6 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the Boston Celtics Thursday, April 26, 2018, in Milwaukee.
    Giannis Antetokounmpo had 31 points and 14 rebounds and the Milwaukee Bucks pulled away late to beat the Boston Celtics 97-86 night to force a Game 7 in the first-round series.More >>
    Giannis Antetokounmpo had 31 points and 14 rebounds and the Milwaukee Bucks pulled away late to beat the Boston Celtics 97-86 night to force a Game 7 in the first-round series.More >>
  • BaseballMore>>

  • After night of QBs in NFL draft, proving ground ahead

    After night of QBs in NFL draft, proving ground ahead

    Thursday, April 26 2018 10:20 AM EDT2018-04-26 14:20:07 GMT
    Friday, April 27 2018 4:42 AM EDT2018-04-27 08:42:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File). File-This March 20, 2018, file photo shows running back Saquon Barkley catching a football during Penn State NFL football Pro Day in State College, Pa. Barkley is the best player in this year's draft. Yet he might not g...(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File). File-This March 20, 2018, file photo shows running back Saquon Barkley catching a football during Penn State NFL football Pro Day in State College, Pa. Barkley is the best player in this year's draft. Yet he might not g...
    NFL draft arrives, and one general manager insists teams 'can't get too cute'.More >>
    NFL draft arrives, and one general manager insists teams 'can't get too cute'.More >>
  • LEADING OFF: Bogaerts expected back by Boston; Miller to DL

    LEADING OFF: Bogaerts expected back by Boston; Miller to DL

    Thursday, April 26 2018 9:13 PM EDT2018-04-27 01:13:27 GMT
    Friday, April 27 2018 12:59 AM EDT2018-04-27 04:59:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Winslow Townson, File). FILE - In this April 7, 2018, file photo, Boston Red Sox's Xander Bogaerts heads for the dugout after scoring against the Tampa Bay Rays during the first inning of a baseball game in Boston. Bogaerts was expected to re...(AP Photo/Winslow Townson, File). FILE - In this April 7, 2018, file photo, Boston Red Sox's Xander Bogaerts heads for the dugout after scoring against the Tampa Bay Rays during the first inning of a baseball game in Boston. Bogaerts was expected to re...
    LEADING OFF: Bogaerts expected back by Boston; Miller put on DL by Indians; Cubs' Bryant still sidelined.More >>
    LEADING OFF: Bogaerts expected back by Boston; Miller put on DL by Indians; Cubs' Bryant still sidelined.More >>
  • Yawkey Way outside Fenway Park changed over racist past

    Yawkey Way outside Fenway Park changed over racist past

    Thursday, April 26 2018 11:30 AM EDT2018-04-26 15:30:32 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 7:26 PM EDT2018-04-26 23:26:40 GMT
    The city of Boston has approved a plan to change the name of Yawkey Way, the street near Fenway Park named in honor of former Red Sox owner Tom Yawkey, who some have said was racist.More >>
    The city of Boston has approved a plan to change the name of Yawkey Way, the street near Fenway Park named in honor of former Red Sox owner Tom Yawkey, who some have said was racist.More >>
  • PoliticalMore>>

  • EPA chief gets congressional scolding over ethical lapses

    EPA chief gets congressional scolding over ethical lapses

    Friday, April 27 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-04-27 04:30:39 GMT
    Friday, April 27 2018 4:41 AM EDT2018-04-27 08:41:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt pauses while speaking as he testifies before the House Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, April 26, 2018.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt pauses while speaking as he testifies before the House Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, April 26, 2018.
    Lawmakers assail EPA chief over ethical lapses in hearings that triggered bipartisan calls for his ouster.More >>
    Lawmakers assail EPA chief over ethical lapses in hearings that triggered bipartisan calls for his ouster.More >>
  • Money from pot taxes doesn't fix Colorado teachers' problems

    Money from pot taxes doesn't fix Colorado teachers' problems

    Friday, April 27 2018 2:50 AM EDT2018-04-27 06:50:07 GMT
    Friday, April 27 2018 4:40 AM EDT2018-04-27 08:40:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Colleen Slevin). In this April 16, 2018 photo, Washington, D.C., native Callie Gonyea, a second-year teacher at Ellis Elementary School in Denver, joined about 400 other teachers at a protest at the Colorado state Capitol. Colorado teachers a...(AP Photo/Colleen Slevin). In this April 16, 2018 photo, Washington, D.C., native Callie Gonyea, a second-year teacher at Ellis Elementary School in Denver, joined about 400 other teachers at a protest at the Colorado state Capitol. Colorado teachers a...
    Colorado teachers are protesting to call for higher salaries and increased funding for schools, prompting questions about why the state's booming legal marijuana sales have not fixed the problems.More >>
    Colorado teachers are protesting to call for higher salaries and increased funding for schools, prompting questions about why the state's booming legal marijuana sales have not fixed the problems.More >>
  • Trump says no plans to get involved in Russia probe, for now

    Trump says no plans to get involved in Russia probe, for now

    Friday, April 27 2018 12:42 AM EDT2018-04-27 04:42:14 GMT
    Friday, April 27 2018 4:40 AM EDT2018-04-27 08:40:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). From left, Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, and Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., the ranking member, confer before considering a bipartisan bill to protect the spec...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). From left, Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, and Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., the ranking member, confer before considering a bipartisan bill to protect the spec...
    President Donald Trump says he has no plans to get involved with the ongoing investigation into Russian election meddling _ for now.More >>
    President Donald Trump says he has no plans to get involved with the ongoing investigation into Russian election meddling _ for now.More >>
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