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High-skilled visa requests likely to exceed supply

Updated: 04/02/2013 - The Homeland Security Department expects applications for high-skilled immigration visas to outpace the available supply in a matter of days, one of the fastest runs on the much-sought-after work permits in years.

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Transgender man to comment on denial of divorce

Posted: 04/02/2013 - A transgender man whose divorce request was rejected by an Arizona judge is expected to comment for the first time today on the ruling that prevents him from ending his marriage.

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UK digital library joining in nationwide project

Updated: 04/02/2013 - The University of Kentucky's Kentucky Digital Library has been picked to work with four others nationwide in a pilot project to launch The Digital Public Library of America.

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10 Things to know for Tuesday

Posted: 04/01/2013 - Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday.

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Detroit airport terminal reopened after evacuation

Posted: 04/01/2013 - Authorities evacuated part of the smaller of two terminals at Detroit Metropolitan Airport for about two hours as a bomb squad responded to a suspicious item at a security checkpoint.

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Be wary of pranks on April 1st

Posted: 04/01/2013 - If you hear something unusual today, you may want to take it with a grain of salt. Remember, it's April Fools' Day, and there are always pranksters, setting people up for a joke.

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3 killed in 95-vehicle pileup at Virginia-NC line

Updated: 04/01/2013 - Police are now saying 95 vehicles were involved in 17 separate crashes along a mountainous, foggy stretch of interstate near the Virginia-North Carolina border.

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4-year-old girl fatally shot in car in Miami

Updated: 03/31/2013 - Authorities say a 4-year-old girl was fatally shot while she was sitting in a car, and detectives are investigating whether another young child inside the car fired the gun.

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Louisville courthouse flood cleanup under way

Updated: 04/01/2013 - Officials in Louisville expect the repairs and cleanup of the old Jefferson County Courthouse will take three months following a water pipe leak that flooded the mayor's office and other rooms in the building.

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Senators: Reports of immigration deal premature

Posted: 03/31/2013 - Two of the lawmakers negotiating an immigration overhaul in Congress say a final deal is at hand but caution that the bipartisan group working on a proposal hasn't finished its work.

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Rivals prepare for legal battle over abortion bans

Posted: 03/31/2013 - Rival legal teams are girding for court battles over the coming months on laws enacted in Arkansas and North Dakota that would impose the nation's toughest bans on abortion.

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Pope leads Easter Mass in St. Peter's Square

Updated: 03/31/2013 - Pope Francis is celebrating his first Easter Sunday Mass as pontiff in St. Peter's Square, which is packed by joyous pilgrims, tourists and Romans.

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Iraqi Catholics celebrate Easter

Posted: 03/31/2013 - Iraqi Catholics are flocking to churches around the country to celebrate Easter amid tight security.

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Texas district attorney, wife found dead

Posted: 03/31/2013 - A sheriff's deputy says authorities are investigating the deaths of a North Texas county district attorney and his wife who were found dead in a home.

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Doomed US Navy ship removed from Philippine reef

Posted: 03/31/2013 - A U.S. Navy minesweeper has been removed from a Philippine coral reef, where it ran aground in January. Both sides will assess the damage to the UNESCO World Heritage site to determine the fine that Washington will pay.

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