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A healthy roast bird to help welcome spring

A healthy roast bird to help welcome spring

Spring feasts typically call for a center-of-the-plate star like brisket or lamb. Of course they’re delicious, but both can seriously ramp up the fat and calories in a meal that tends to put the groan into groaning board even before the main course is served.

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The trouble with 'women you should be reading now' lists

Literary and other lists are popular because they are so often entirely arbitrary — the 10 greatest this, the 50 most unique that, the eight whomever you should watch for — all determinations made by one cultural critic or another, or the vague entity of staff. When these lists are published…

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Internet TV case: Justices skeptical, concerned

WASHINGTON (AP) — Grappling with fast-changing technology, Supreme Court justices debated Tuesday whether they can protect the copyrights of TV broadcasters to the shows they send out without strangling innovations in the use of the internet.

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Mexico editor: Garcia Marquez left manuscript

Mexico editor: Garcia Marquez left manuscript

Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos, left, and Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto, stand next to the urn containing the ashes of Colombian Nobel Literature laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez during the authors homage at the Palace of Fine Arts in Mexico City, Monday, April 21, 2014. Garc…

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Mexico editor: Garcia Marquez left manuscript

Mexico editor: Garcia Marquez left manuscript

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez left behind an unpublished manuscript that he chose not to print while he was alive, an editor told The Associated Press on Tuesday as the writer's compatriots held a musical tribute to him in his native Colombia.

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Eugene Robinson: Where Garcia Marquez's Macondo came alive

Years before I met him, Gabriel Garcia Marquez changed my life.

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Thousands line up to bid goodbye to Garcia Marquez

Thousands line up to bid goodbye to Garcia Marquez

A well-wisher holds flowers and an autobiography of Colombian Nobel literature laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez as he waits outside the Palace of Fine Arts in Mexico City to pay his respect to the beloved author.

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Thousands line up to bid goodbye to Garcia Marquez

Thousands line up to bid goodbye to Garcia Marquez

MEXICO CITY — The ashes of Gabriel Garcia Marquez arrived Monday at Mexico City’s majestic Palace of Fine Arts to several minutes of thunderous applause from admirers paying tribute to the Colombian Nobel laureate, considered one of the greatest Spanish-language authors of all time.

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Poll: Big Bang a big question for most Americans

WASHINGTON — While scientists believe the universe began with a Big Bang, most Americans put a big question mark on the concept, an Associated Press-GfK poll found.

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Why are Americans obsessed with missing plane?

Why are Americans obsessed with missing plane?

PERTH, Australia — From the disappearances of aviator Amelia Earhart to labor union leader Jimmy Hoffa, there’s just something about a good mystery that Americans find too tantalizing to resist. Perhaps that’s why the saga of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has continued to rivet the co…

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Why are Americans obsessed with missing plane?

Why are Americans obsessed with missing plane?

Americans have been just as focused on missing Flight MH370 as Australian flight officer Rayan Gharazeddine was last month on scanning the Indian Ocean for wreckage.

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Carriage horse foes picket Liam Neeson's NYC home

Carriage horse foes picket Liam Neeson's NYC home

NEW YORK — Animal welfare activists picketing Liam Neeson's home on Saturday said they don't agree with him that the city's carriage horses should keep working.

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Carriage horse foes picket Liam Neeson's NYC home

Carriage horse foes picket Liam Neeson's NYC home

FILE - This Feb. 24, 2014 file photo shows Liam Neeson in Los Angeles. Animal-rights activists demonstrated outside Neeson's New York home on Saturday, April 19, 2014 to protest Neeson’s public stance that New York's carriage horses should keep working. Mayor Bill de Blasio has pledged to ba…

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Carriage horse foes picket Liam Neeson's NYC home

Carriage horse foes picket Liam Neeson's NYC home

Dressed as a horse, Lisa Jablow, center, a member of NYCLASS which opposes use of carriage horses in New York City, joins other animal rights activists outside actor Liam Neeson's home on Saturday, April 19, 2014 to protest his stance on the continued use of carriage horses in Central Park a…

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Prizefighter Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

Prizefighter Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

FILE - In this Feb. 23, 1965 file photo, Rubin "Hurricane" Carter and Italian boxer Fabio Bettini pose after a fight at the Palais des Sports in Paris. Carter, who spent almost 20 years in jail after twice being convicted of a triple murder he denied committing, died at his home in Toronto, …

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Prizefighter Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

Prizefighter Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

FILE - In this Jan. 29, 2004 file photo, former boxer, Rubin, "Hurricane" Carter, holds up the writ of habeas corpus that freed him from prison, during a news conference held in Sacramento, Calif. Carter, who spent almost 20 years in jail after twice being convicted of a triple murder he den…

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Prizefighter Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

Prizefighter Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

FILE - In this June 8, 2001 file photo, former middleweight boxer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, left, is escorted by an unidentified security guard into the venue where Laila Ali and Jacqui Frazier-Lyde will box each other in Verona, NY. Carter, who spent almost 20 years in jail after twice bein…

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Prizefighter Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

Prizefighter Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

FILE - In this Nov. 8, 1985 file photo, Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, right, the former middleweight boxer, is escorted into federal court in Newark, N.J. Carter, who spent almost 20 years in jail after twice being convicted of a triple murder he denied committing, died at his home in Toronto, S…

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Prizefighter Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

Prizefighter Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

FILE - In this Feb. 23, 1965 file photo, Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, left, knocks out Italian boxer Fabio Bettini in the 10th and last round of their fight at the Falais Des Sports in Paris. Carter, who spent almost 20 years in jail after twice being convicted of a triple murder he denied comm…

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Boxer 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76; symbol of racial injustice

Boxer 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76; symbol of racial injustice

Rubin “Hurricane” Carter never surrendered hope of regaining his freedom, not even after he was convicted of a triple murder, then convicted again and abandoned by supporters.

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