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Yellen, Cyrus strange bedfellows in ‘Time 100′

There are 41 women on this year's list, of "most influential," but some of them may surprise you.

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Ronald McDonald is ready for his selfie

America's most famous spokesclown has a new look and new TV ads.

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today

FDA moves to ban sale of e-cigarettes to minors

The FDA proposes rules that would ban the sale of e-cigarettes to anyone under 18, but health advocates say it's not enough.

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U.S. considers clemency review of drug offenders

New clemency guidelines are expected to make thousands of drug offenders eligible for a reduction in the sentences.

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Budget cuts will force 2K soldiers out of Army

The U.S. Army will cut captains and majors as part of plans to reduce its active duty numbers due to budget cuts.

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3 Americans killed in Kabul hospital attack

Three Americans were killed when a security guard opened fire at a Kabul hospital funded by a U.S. Christian charity.

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Teen stowaway spent hours undetected at California airport

A boy who stowed away on a flight to Hawaii in the frozen, oxygen-deprived wheel well of a passenger jet is resting in a hospital.

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Washington state eyes building ban after deadly mudslide

Snohomish County is considering a six-month ban on new construction in landslide-prone areas.

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Obama reassures Japan, other allies as Asia trip begins

Chinese state media greeted Obama's arrival with accusations the U.S. of wants to "cage" the emerging superpower.

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‘Bridgegate’ scandal threatens next World Trade Center tower

The "Bridgegate" scandal that rocked Gov. Chris Christie's administration is threatening the next World Trade Center.

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PHOTOS: Washington state mudslide

Dozens of homes were destroyed in a deadly landslide in rural Washington state on March 22.

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Tuesday

Biden offers Kiev U.S. help, condemns corruption

Vice President Joe Biden says Washington is ready to help Ukraine's economy but warned they must fight the "cancer" of corruption.

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Tuesday

Court orders U.S. to release memo on drones

The U.S. Department of Justice will turn over information about the government's targeted killing of people linked to terrorism.

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Tuesday

Jurors hear cleric’s praise for 9/11 attacks

In a video of radical Islamic cleric Abu Hamza al-Masri, shown at his trial, he said "everyone was happy" with the 9/11 attacks.

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10 for today: Tuesday, April 22

A look at the news making headlines today, Tuesday, April 22.

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Monday

Keflezighi wins Boston Marathon, first U.S. victor in 3 decades

It was an emotional finish in a city still recovering from last year's fatal bombing attack on the world-renowned race.

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Monday

PHOTOS: Boston Marathon

Images from the 118th Boston Marathon.

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Monday

Mudslide death toll rises to 41

The official death toll from a mudslide that devastated a neighborhood in the Cascade foothills of Washington state rose to 41.

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Monday

Thousands flock to annual White House Easter Egg Roll

Thousands of children are gathering at the White House for the annual Easter Egg Roll.

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Monday

Teen survives flight over Pacific in jet wheel well

A boy who ran away from home survived a five-hour flight in the freezing wheel well of a jetliner as it traveled from California to Hawaii.

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Yellen, Cyrus strange bedfellows in ‘Time 100′

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