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In this July 2, 1964, file photo, President Lyndon B. Johnson reaches to shake hands with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. after presenting the civil rights leader with one of the 72 pens used to sign the Civil Rights Act in Washington.  (AP Photo)
In this July 2, 1964, file photo, President Lyndon B. Johnson reaches to shake hands with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. after presenting the civil rights leader with one of the 72 pens used to sign the Civil Rights Act in Washington. (AP Photo)
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Obama Cites Progress at Civil Rights Summit

Barack Obama was 2 years old when Lyndon Baines Johnson sat in the East Room of the White House with Martin Luther King Jr. and signed the Civil Rights Act, putting an end to an America where schools, restaurants and water fountains were divided by race. Half a century later, the first black man to become president is commemorating what's been accomplished in his lifetime and recommitting the nation to fighting the deep inequalities that remain.

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Theo Wargo, Getty Images
Theo Wargo, Getty Images
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CBS Names Colbert to Succeed Letterman

CBS moved swiftly Thursday to replace the retiring David Letterman with Comedy Central's Stephen Colbert, who will take over the "Late Show" next year and do battle with Jimmy Fallon and Jimmy Kimmel for late-night television supremacy.

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Pope Francis poses for a photo with participants in a conference about the human trafficking,  at the Vatican, Thursday, April 10, 2014. (AP Photo/L'Osservatore Romano)
Pope Francis poses for a photo with participants in a conference about the human trafficking, at the Vatican, Thursday, April 10, 2014. (AP Photo/L'Osservatore Romano)
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Pope Meets Ex-sex Slaves, Denounces Trafficking

Pope Francis denounced human trafficking as a crime against humanity Thursday after meeting with four women who were trafficked and forced into prostitution.

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Alex Hribal, center, the suspect in the stabbings at the Franklin Regional High School near Pittsburgh, is taken from a district magistrate after he was arraigned on charges in the attack on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 in Export, Pa. Authorities say Hribal has been charged after allegedly stabbing and slashing at least 19 people, mostly students, in the crowded halls of his suburban Pittsburgh high school Wednesday. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
Alex Hribal, center, the suspect in the stabbings at the Franklin Regional High School near Pittsburgh, is taken from a district magistrate after he was arraigned on charges in the attack on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 in Export, Pa. Authorities say Hribal has been charged after allegedly stabbing and slashing at least 19 people, mostly students, in the crowded halls of his suburban Pittsburgh high school Wednesday. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
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Attorney: School Stabbings Came Out of Nowhere

The 16-year-old boy charged in a stabbing spree at a high school outside Pittsburgh was not troubled and his family didn't see any sign that he was capable of violence, his attorney said Thursday, deepening the mystery over what prompted the rampage that injured 21 students and a security guard.

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House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan, R-Wis., goes before the House Rules Committee for final work on his budget to fund the government in fiscal year 2015. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan, R-Wis., goes before the House Rules Committee for final work on his budget to fund the government in fiscal year 2015. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
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House Passes Ryan Budget With Big Cuts

The House has passed a GOP budget blueprint that promises a balanced federal ledger in 10 years through sweeping cuts across the federal budget and eliminating health care coverage under the Affordable Care Act.

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A Florida state trooper, center, escorts a group of parents to a day care center to pick up their children after a vehicle crashed into the center, Wednesday, April 9, 2014, in Winter Park, Fla. At least 15 people were injured, including children. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
A Florida state trooper, center, escorts a group of parents to a day care center to pick up their children after a vehicle crashed into the center, Wednesday, April 9, 2014, in Winter Park, Fla. At least 15 people were injured, including children. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
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Driver Sought in Deadly Fla. Day Care Crash

The man with a long history of arrests whom authorities are seeking in a deadly car crash into a Florida day care center was the driver of the vehicle that fled the scene, the Florida Highway Patrol said early Thursday.

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Kidnap Victim Rescued
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FBI Rescues NC Kidnap Victim in Atlanta

Authorities say five people have been charged in the kidnapping of the father of a North Carolina prosecutor.

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India’s ruling Congress party Vice President Rahul Gandhi, center, returns after casting his vote during parliamentary elections in New Delhi, India, Thursday, April 10, 2014.  (AP Photo /Manish Swarup)
India’s ruling Congress party Vice President Rahul Gandhi, center, returns after casting his vote during parliamentary elections in New Delhi, India, Thursday, April 10, 2014. (AP Photo /Manish Swarup)
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India Election Entering Crucial Phase

Indians voted in the crucial third phase of national elections Thursday, with millions going to the polls in the heartland states that are essential to the main opposition Hindu nationalist party's bid to end the 10-year rule of Congress party.

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Oscar Pistorius arrives at the high court in Pretoria, South Africa, Thursday, April 10, 2014.  (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)
Oscar Pistorius arrives at the high court in Pretoria, South Africa, Thursday, April 10, 2014. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)
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Prosecutor: Pistorius Untruthful, an Egotist

The chief prosecutor in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius on Thursday accused the Olympic athlete of egotistical behavior in his relationship with Reeva Steenkamp before he killed her, and described Pistorius' courtroom apology to his girlfriend's family as an insincere "spectacle" that ignored the feelings of her relatives.

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This photo provided by the U.S. Navy shows the Kaufman family disembarking from the USS Vandegrift on Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at Naval Air Station North Island in San Diego, following their rescue at sea on April 6.  (AP Photo/U.S. Navy)
This photo provided by the U.S. Navy shows the Kaufman family disembarking from the USS Vandegrift on Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at Naval Air Station North Island in San Diego, following their rescue at sea on April 6. (AP Photo/U.S. Navy)
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Sailors Describe Rough Seas in Baby Rescue

Navy sailors say conditions during the rescue of a family with a 1-year-old, critically ill girl were so bad that even the para-jumpers who dropped into the sea to help grew seasick as 5- to 8-foot waves crashed into the boat.

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