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Cops describe Kansas Jewish center shooting suspect as old, bearded
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As another tragic shooting rocks the country, officials in the Kansas City suburb of Overland Park, Kan., are left to piece together the background and motivations of one gunman.
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Cops describe Kansas Jewish center shooting suspect as old, bearded

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As another tragic shooting rocks the country, officials in the Kansas City suburb of Overland Park, Kan., are left to piece together the background and motivations of one gunman.

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guardian:

Three killed after shootings at Jewish centres in Kansas
A 73-year-old man opened fire outside a Jewish centre and nearby retirement community in Kansas City on Sunday, killing three people including a 14-year-old boy, police said.
The suspect was identified as Frazier Glenn Cross by authorities in Kansas, and by the Southern Poverty Law Center as Frazier Glenn Miller, a longtime anti-Semite who is the former grand dragon of the Carolina Knights of the Ku Klux Klan. Full story 
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Three killed after shootings at Jewish centres in Kansas

A 73-year-old man opened fire outside a Jewish centre and nearby retirement community in Kansas City on Sunday, killing three people including a 14-year-old boy, police said.

The suspect was identified as Frazier Glenn Cross by authorities in Kansas, and by the Southern Poverty Law Center as Frazier Glenn Miller, a longtime anti-Semite who is the former grand dragon of the Carolina Knights of the Ku Klux Klan. Full story 

Photograph: John Sleezer/AP

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Moon-day! Set your clock for the lunar eclipse
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Monday night’s marvels are worth staying up late for: Not only will Mars be bigger and brighter than it’s been for more than six years, but you’ll also be able to see the first total lunar eclipse in more than two years.
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Moon-day! Set your clock for the lunar eclipse

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Monday night’s marvels are worth staying up late for: Not only will Mars be bigger and brighter than it’s been for more than six years, but you’ll also be able to see the first total lunar eclipse in more than two years.

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US fines GM $7,000 a day for failing to respond in ignition switch recall
Reuters: General Motors will be fined $7,000 a day for failing to respond to questions about defective ignition switches in a timely manner. In a letter to the company, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said GM didn’t meet the April 3 deadline to fully respond to a special order about its handling of the faulty ignition switch problem. As a result, the automaker would be fined $7,000 per day starting from the April 3 deadline until it fully responded. General Motors recalled more than 1.6 million vehicles in mid-February due to a defect with ignition switches that caused cars to turn off without warning. The company said at least 13 deaths and 31 crashes have been linked to the problem.General Motors issued a response, saying it ‘fully cooperated’ with the agency and provided more than 21,000 documents related to the recall. The company said it will continue to provide responses as they become available. Follow updates on BreakingNews.Photo: A row of General Motors vehicles at a Chevrolet dealership on Woodward Avenue in Detroit, Michigan April 1, 2014. (Rebecca Cook / Reuters)

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US fines GM $7,000 a day for failing to respond in ignition switch recall

Reuters: General Motors will be fined $7,000 a day for failing to respond to questions about defective ignition switches in a timely manner. 

In a letter to the company, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said GM didn’t meet the April 3 deadline to fully respond to a special order about its handling of the faulty ignition switch problem. As a result, the automaker would be fined $7,000 per day starting from the April 3 deadline until it fully responded. 

General Motors recalled more than 1.6 million vehicles in mid-February due to a defect with ignition switches that caused cars to turn off without warning. The company said at least 13 deaths and 31 crashes have been linked to the problem.

General Motors issued a response, saying it ‘fully cooperated’ with the agency and provided more than 21,000 documents related to the recall. The company said it will continue to provide responses as they become available. 

Follow updates on BreakingNews.

Photo: A row of General Motors vehicles at a Chevrolet dealership on Woodward Avenue in Detroit, Michigan April 1, 2014. (Rebecca Cook / Reuters)

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David Letterman to retire from ‘Late Show’ next year
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David Letterman told his “Late Show” audience on Thursday that he will wrap up his historic late-night career sometime next year.
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David Letterman to retire from ‘Late Show’ next year

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David Letterman told his “Late Show” audience on Thursday that he will wrap up his historic late-night career sometime next year.

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Shooting at Fort Hood military base, as many as eight wounded
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As many as eight people were injured in a shooting at Fort Hood, Texas — the same base where a military psychiatrist killed 13 people 4½ years ago — military officials told NBC News.
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Shooting at Fort Hood military base, as many as eight wounded

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As many as eight people were injured in a shooting at Fort Hood, Texas — the same base where a military psychiatrist killed 13 people 4½ years ago — military officials told NBC News.

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Afghan war claimed no U.S. soldiers in March
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For the first time in more than seven years, there were zero combat casualties among U.S. military forces in Afghanistan during a full calendar month, according to NATO press releases.
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Afghan war claimed no U.S. soldiers in March

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For the first time in more than seven years, there were zero combat casualties among U.S. military forces in Afghanistan during a full calendar month, according to NATO press releases.

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Couple wins lottery three times in two weeks
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One Virginia couple is having the best month ever.
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Couple wins lottery three times in two weeks

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One Virginia couple is having the best month ever.

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Kentucky grabs last Final Four slot with thriller over Michigan
CBS Sports:  Aaron Harrison made a 3-pointer from NBA range with 2.3 seconds left Sunday to lift Kentucky to a 75-72 win over Michigan and a trip to the Final Four.Harrison, one of five freshmen on eighth-seeded Kentucky’s starting lineup, elevated over Caris LeVert, and drained it. He scored all 12 of his points over the last 8:05.Nik Stauskas missed a heave at the buzzer and the Wildcats (28-10) rushed off the bench and dogpiled Harrison at midcourt.
Earlier Sunday, UConn held off Michigan St. 60-54.
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Kentucky grabs last Final Four slot with thriller over Michigan

CBS Sports:  Aaron Harrison made a 3-pointer from NBA range with 2.3 seconds left Sunday to lift Kentucky to a 75-72 win over Michigan and a trip to the Final Four.

Harrison, one of five freshmen on eighth-seeded Kentucky’s starting lineup, elevated over Caris LeVert, and drained it. He scored all 12 of his points over the last 8:05.

Nik Stauskas missed a heave at the buzzer and the Wildcats (28-10) rushed off the bench and dogpiled Harrison at midcourt.

Earlier Sunday, UConn held off Michigan St. 60-54.

Photo: Aaron Harrison/Getty Images

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GM adds nearly 1M cars to ignition switch recall
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General Motors is adding 971,000 cars to its ignition switch recall, which started last month with 1.6 million vehicles.
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GM adds nearly 1M cars to ignition switch recall

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General Motors is adding 971,000 cars to its ignition switch recall, which started last month with 1.6 million vehicles.

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