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Business: Silicon Valley gender discrimination lawsuit goes to jury

Source: The Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Jurors were set to begin their second day of deliberations on Thursday in a gender-bias case that has drawn attention to the...

US: New Bergdahl letter outlines torture

Source: CNN

Washington (CNN)House Speaker John Boehner said Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is "innocent until proven guilty" after the U.S. military charged him with...

World: Alps plane crash may have been deliberate

Source: BBC News

The co-pilot of the Germanwings plane that crashed into the French Alps on Tuesday appeared to want to "destroy the plane", French officials said.

Out of the ordinary: Man gets $7M lottery ticket in get-well card

Source: The Associated Press

NEW CITY, N.Y. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man recovering from surgery has won $7 million off a lottery ticket tucked into his get-well card.

Business: Kraft and Heinz to form North America's No. 3 food company

Source: Reuters

(Reuters) - Kraft Foods Group Inc, the maker of Velveeta cheese, will merge with ketchup maker H.J. Heinz Co, owned by 3G Capital and Warren...

US: Critics say Utah firing squad law tarnishes state's image

Source: The Associated Press

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Utah lawmakers say they took a pragmatic approach in approving the firing squad as a form of execution if lethal-injection...

World: Alps recovery operation resumes

Source: BBC News

One of the "black box" recorders - recovered from a remote mountain ravine between Digne and Barcelonnette - has been damaged, officials said.

Out of the ordinary: Moth lays eggs in reporter's ear during live broadcast

Source: UPI

WASHINGTON, March 24 (UPI) -- A Washington, D.C., TV news reporter who drew the attention of an African moon moth while delivering a report at the...

Business: GM to make new Chevrolet Cruze in Mexico

Source: Reuters

General Motors will build its next-generation Chevrolet Cruze small car in Mexico, the company said on Monday.

US: Firing squads now allowed in Utah

Source: USA Today

SALT LAKE CITY – Utah became the only state to allow firing squads for executions Monday when Gov. Gary Herbert signed a law approving the...

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