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A Ukrainian soldier controls a road  outskirts of Izyum, Eastern Ukraine, Thursday, April 17, 2014. Ukraine is hoping to placate Russia and calm hostilities with its neighbor even as the U.S. prepares a new round of sanctions to punish Moscow for what it regards as fomenting unrest. (AP photo/Efrem Lukatsky)
Oil near $104 as traders weigh supplies, UkraineOil hovers near $104 a barrel as large rise in US crude supplies offsets Ukraine jitters
The Associated Press30 minutes ago
FILE - This Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014 file photo, shows the door on a Chipotle Mexican Grill in Robinson Township, Pa. Chipotle reports quarterly earnings on Thursday, pril 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
Chipotle sales surge as it draws more customersChipotle sales surge as more customers take a taste, but higher costs limit profit gains
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FILE- In this Friday, June 29, 2012, file photo Specialists Frank Masello, left, and John T. O'Hara work on the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York shortly before the closing bell. World stock markets rose Wednesday April 16, 2014 as China's slowdown in the first quarter was less severe than expected.    (AP Photo/David Karp, File)
Mostly positive US earnings send stock futures upUS stock indexes rise in pre-market trading on positive earnings from Pepsi, others
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Edward Snowden, displayed on television screens, asks a question to Russian President Vladimir Putin during a nationally televised question-and-answer session, in Moscow, Thursday, April 17, 2014.  Speaking in a televised call-in show with the nation, Putin harshly criticized the West for trying to pull Ukraine into its orbit and said that people in eastern Ukraine have risen against the authorities in Kiev, who ignored their rights and legitimate demands. Putin also took a video question from National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden, whom Russia granted asylum last year. Asked by Snowden about Russia's surveillance programs, Putin said that Russian special services also tap on communications in their fight against terrorism, but don't do it on such a massive scale as the U.S. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
Putin hopes no need to send troops into UkrainePutin expresses hope he won't have to send troops to Ukraine
The Associated Press45 minutes ago
In this April 11, 2014 photo, "Safari in Tepito" director Daniel Gimenez Cacho, right, talks with a young resident through a window in the Tepito neighborhood of Mexico City. "I have liked this neighborhood since I was young and I was worried that a place I love so much, that to me represents the heart of Mexican identity, could be defined only by how many dead people there were, or how much cocaine was trafficked," said Gimenez, one of Mexico's best known actors who has starred in films by directors Pedro Almodovar and Alfonso Cuaron among others. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
Street theater in Mexico City's rough Tepito areaStreet theater shows visitors the human side of Mexico City's rough Tepito neighborhood
The Associated Press46 minutes ago
Secretary of State John Kerry arrives in Geneva, Wednesday, April 16, 2014, where he is scheduled to participate in talks on the ongoing situation in Ukraine with representatives from Ukraine, Russia and the European Union. (AP Photo/Jim Bourg, Pool)
3 protesters killed in attack on Ukrainian baseUkraine: 3 pro-Russian militants killed, 13 injured after clashes at a Black Sea military base
The Associated Press48 minutes ago
FILE - This March 8, 2011 file photo shows musician and former lead singer of 4 Non Blondes Linda Perry in Los Angeles. The 90’s rock group will reunite for one night on May 10 for the “An Evening with Women” event supporting the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello, File)
4 Non Blondes to reunite for 1 night at LA event4 Non Blondes to reunite for 1 night at LA event hosted by Linda Perry
The Associated Press50 minutes ago
FILE -  In this Thursday, May 30, 2013, photo, a job seeker stops at a table offering resume critiques during a job fair held in Atlanta. The Labor Department reports on the weekly jobless claims on Thursday, April 17, 2014. (AP Photo/John Amis, File)
Applications for US jobless aid edge up to 304,000Americans seeking weekly unemployment benefits rose to 304,000; still at pre-recession levels
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Oscar Pistorius, center, gets a hug from a relative, left, with uncle Arnold Pistorius, right,  in court in Pretoria, South Africa, Thursday, April 17, 2014.  Pistorius is charged with the murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, on Valentines Day in 2013. (AP Photo/Alet Pretorius, Pool)
Forensic expert faulted at Pistorius trialPistorius murder trial: Prosecutor undermines defense expert
The Associated Press1 hour ago
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  • Motion Filed In Severance's Fight Against Extradition

    Chief Public Defender Shayne Welling continues to insist Charles Severance is being held in West Virginia for extradition back to Virginia under a bogus warrant that is illegal and amounts to abuse of police powers and the extradition process. Wheeling News, Thu, Apr 17 2014 @ 01:42 AM
  • Ex-girlfriend says she purchased guns for Charles Severance

    According to court documents obtained by The Washington Post , a former girlfriend of Charles Severance has been talking with police. WTOP-FM Washington, Thu, Apr 17 2014 @ 08:02 AM
  • Court Documents Reveal Witness to Charles Severance's Guns

    R: Police sketch created after Feb. 6 murder of Ruthanne Lodato; mug shot of Charles Severance courtesy of WTOV9.com. NBC Washington, Wed, Apr 16 2014 @ 08:09 PM
  • Several Items Stolen From Cars April 14-15

    Sterling residents woke up Tuesday morning to find that there cars had been riffled through, with several items stolen, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office. Patch.com, Wed, Apr 16 2014 @ 01:43 PM
  • 12-Year-Old Boy Injured in Wreck

    A 12-year-old boy is recovering from serious injuries during a Tuesday night wreck in Purcellville, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office. Patch.com, Wed, Apr 16 2014 @ 01:30 PM
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