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at 23:48 on March 26, 2015, EDT.

Prosecutors: No murder charge for Colorado woman accused of cutting baby from woman's womb

DENVER - A Colorado woman accused of luring an expectant mother to a basement and cutting the baby from her belly will not be charged with murder, prosecutors said Thursday night.


at 23:38 on March 26, 2015, EDT.

Smokey fire, building collapse near New York University injure 19 people; gas blast blamed

NEW YORK, N.Y. - An apartment building collapsed in a fiery burst of rubble on Thursday and flames spread to nearby buildings in what officials said appeared to be a gas-related explosion, injuring 19 people and scattering debris across surrounding streets in the heart of Manhattan's fashionable East Village.


at 23:06 on March 26, 2015, EDT.

Filing: Detroit girl says mother killed her siblings, made her put sister's body in freezer

DETROIT - A teenager told authorities that her mother killed two siblings and forced her to put one of the bodies in the freezer of their Detroit home where both were found by an eviction crew.


at 22:28 on March 26, 2015, EDT.

Wisconsin trooper's killer had been convicted in white supremacist brawl nearly 20 years ago

MADISON, Wis. - A Michigan man killed in a shootout that also left a rookie Wisconsin state trooper dead was part of a group of skinheads who attacked black and Hispanic people nearly 20 years ago, court records show.


at 22:25 on March 26, 2015, EDT.

Flight club members say co-pilot from crashed plane was 'very happy' with Germanwings job

MONTABAUR, Germany - Andreas Lubitz never appeared anything but thrilled to have landed a pilot's job with Germanwings, according to those who helped him learn to fly as a teenager in this town in the forested hills of western Germany.


at 22:22 on March 26, 2015, EDT.

'Downton Abbey' to end its saga of the Crawley clan with upcoming 6th season

NEW YORK, N.Y. - A grand manor will close its doors to millions of weekly guests after "Downton Abbey" concludes next year.


at 18:25 on March 26, 2015, EDT.

Cracked windshield prompts US Airways jet to make unscheduled stop in Burlington, Vermont

BURLINGTON, Vt. - A cracked windshield forced a US Airways jet flying from Philadelphia to Montreal to make an unscheduled landing in Burlington, Vermont.


at 18:15 on March 26, 2015, EDT.

German co-pilot locks cockpit, deliberately slams plane into Alps; investigators study why

PARIS - Passengers with moments to live screamed in terror and the pilot frantically pounded on the locked cockpit door as a 27-year-old German co-pilot deliberately and wordlessly smashed an Airbus carrying 150 people into an Alpine mountainside.


at 17:29 on March 26, 2015, EDT.

Amnesty accuses Gazan militants of war crimes in 2014 Gaza war

JERUSALEM - The human rights group Amnesty International said in a report Thursday that Palestinian militants committed war crimes during the 2014 Gaza conflict by killing both Israeli and Palestinian civilians using indiscriminate projectiles.


at 17:39 on March 26, 2015, EDT.

2 leading candidates in Nigeria presidential elections commit to peaceful outcome

ABUJA, Nigeria - The two leading candidates in this weekend's presidential elections pledged Thursday to accept the outcome as a new report showed that Boko Haram Islamic extremists, who are threatening to disrupt the vote, have killed more than 1,000 civilians this year.


at 17:39 on March 26, 2015, EDT.

Turmoil in Yemen grows as Saudi Arabia leads airstrikes against Shiite rebels

SANAA, Yemen - The turmoil in Yemen grew into a regional conflict Thursday, with Saudi Arabia and its allies bombing Shiite rebels allied with Iran, while Egyptian officials said a ground assault will follow the airstrikes.


at 17:37 on March 26, 2015, EDT.

Disbelief, shock around the world at co-pilot's role in Germanwings jet crash in the Alps

Incredulity, shock, disbelief and horror.


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