The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:
Ukraine's new interior minister says the Russian military is blocking an airport in Savastopol while unidentified men are patrolling an airport in the regional capital. Meanwhile, President Yanukovych, who fled the country, released a statement asking Moscow for protection but the Russians are not warmly embracing him.
Gov. Jan Brewer's rejection of the measure reflects a division within the GOP between social conservatives and the pro-business wing.
Officials can't tell what caused the accident that exposed 13 workers to radioactive particles in a nuclear waste dump.
Although both parties favor helping the nation's 22 million veterans, the legislation was a victim of election-year disputes over spending.
Pope Francis gave permission for the ceremony at St. Raymond's Cathedral near downtown St. Louis.
The president calls for vigorous efforts to reverse underachievement among young black and Hispanic males.
After she urged scientists to study it, they found a gene flaw that may play a role in her form of liver cancer.
The Los Angeles suburbs of Glendora and Azusa ordered residents to leave 1,000 homes, fearing mudslides and flooding.
The Mormon Church says adherents are not taught that they'll get their own planet in the afterlife, contrary to depiction in the Broadway show, ``The Book of Mormon.''
The film about the country's protests and turbulence over the past three years can't be screened in Egyptian theaters for political reasons, its producers say.
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