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AP Top Headlines At 9:39 a.m. EDT

AP Top Headlines At 9:39 a.m. EDT

1 - IS video purports to show killing of Ethiopians in Libya
2 - 24 dead, 28 safe, hundreds missing as Med migrant boat sinks
3 - Clinton patches relations with liberals at campaign's outset
4 - Reagan shooter finds rejection, indifference in future home
5 - Q&A: Details about Hinckley and the insanity defense
6 - Hundreds gather to mark 20 years since Oklahoma City bombing
7 - For next president, a way out of the health care fights?
8 - New Hampshire Republican voters are relishing crowded field
9 - Florida gyrocopter pilot returns to Florida, awaits hearing
10 - Kids of Cold War crocs going to Cuba on conservation mission
1 - IS video purports to show killing of Ethiopians in Libya

CAIRO (AP) -- A video released by the Islamic State group on Sunday appears to show the killing of two different groups of captured Ethiopian Christians by the extremist group's Libyan affiliates....

4/19/2015 7:02:08 AM

2 - 24 dead, 28 safe, hundreds missing as Med migrant boat sinks

ROME (AP) -- A boat believed to be crowded with 700 migrants capsized in the waters north of Libya overnight, leaving at least 24 confirmed dead and sparking fears for what could become the Mediterranean's deadliest known migrant sea disaster, Italy's Coast Guard and other officials said Sunday....

4/19/2015 8:23:22 AM

3 - Clinton patches relations with liberals at campaign's outset

WASHINGTON (AP) -- This time, Hillary Rodham Clinton wants to be on liberals' good side....

4/19/2015 8:09:31 AM

4 - Reagan shooter finds rejection, indifference in future home

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) -- The last man to shoot an American president now spends most of the year in a house overlooking the 13th hole of a golf course in a gated community....

4/19/2015 5:43:56 AM

5 - Q&A: Details about Hinckley and the insanity defense

When John Hinckley Jr. was found not guilty by reason of insanity in the 1981 assassination attempt of President Ronald Reagan, jurors left open the possibility that he would one day live outside a mental institution. For decades he's been receiving treatment at St. Elizabeths Hospital in Washington, D.C., and in 2003 a judge ordered Hinckley be allowed to start testing his freedom outside of the facility. For the past year, Hinckley has spent 17 days a month living with his mother in Willi...

4/19/2015 6:00:49 AM

6 - Hundreds gather to mark 20 years since Oklahoma City bombing

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Several hundred people have gathered at the former site of the Oklahoma City federal building to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the terrorist bombing there that killed 168 people and injured many others....

4/19/2015 9:17:32 AM

7 - For next president, a way out of the health care fights?

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republican or Democrat, the next president will have the chance to remake the nation's health care overhaul without fighting Congress....

4/19/2015 8:10:28 AM

8 - New Hampshire Republican voters are relishing crowded field

NASHUA, New Hampshire (AP) -- For New Hampshire Republicans, the early days of the 2016 presidential campaign feel like an embarrassment of riches....

4/19/2015 8:36:21 AM

9 - Florida gyrocopter pilot returns to Florida, awaits hearing

RUSKIN, Fla. (AP) -- The letter carrier who caused a full-scale security review in Washington when he violated national airspace by landing his gyrocopter on Capitol Hill expressed frustration Sunday that his message wasn't getting through....

4/19/2015 9:36:15 AM

10 - Kids of Cold War crocs going to Cuba on conservation mission

STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Cuba's efforts to sustain the critically endangered Cuban crocodile are getting a boost from Sweden, home to a pair of reptiles that Fidel Castro gave to a Soviet cosmonaut four decades ago....

4/19/2015 9:39:22 AM


 

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