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A day after Boston marked the anniversary of the marathon bombings, Dzokhar Tsarnaev’s lawyers were in court fighting the restrictions under which he is being held, arguing they hinder their work.

Obama, Biden pitch job training: Do reforms go far enough?

7:22 pm ET - Job training is an important component of getting Americans back to work and the economy humming again. President Obama and Republicans offered dueling messages Wednesday.


Internet makes global economy vulnerable to Lehman-like crash, study says

7:51 pm ET - The global economy is becoming so intertwined with the Internet, and the Internet has so many interlinked vulnerabilities, that one failure could cascade into a crash, a new study suggests.



Decoder Buzz Democrats 'whooping' Republicans in fundraising game – or are they? (+video)

6:10 pm ET - All the first-quarter fundraising results show that Democrats are doing significantly better than Republicans. But Republicans are increasingly raising money in other, more opaque ways.

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Should 'new GM' be liable for pre-bankruptcy ignition accidents? (+video)

5:48 pm ET - GM will ask a bankruptcy judge to protect it from many of the lawsuits related to the faulty ignition switch behind a massive recall. And it wants all lawsuits delayed until the ruling is made.

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New York gun owners shrug off tough new rules: What happens now?

5:41 pm ET - The SAFE Act, passed in New York last year, had an April 15 deadline for owners of assault-style weapons to register their guns with the state. Some 1 million residents have refused to abide.


With disbanding of NYPD spy unit, mayor makes good on big promise (+video)

2:13 pm ET - New York Mayor Bill de Blasio sprang to the top of the polls as a candidate last year in large part because of his outspoken criticism of NYPD tactics. Now, he's taken a first, big step toward reform.

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USA Update Bloomberg's new $50 million gun safety push, one mom at a time

4:44 pm ET - Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is giving $50 million to a new group that aims to win over the 'hearts and minds of Americans' on 'gun violence prevention,' not gun control.


Hundreds missing after South Korean ferry sinks, triggering rescue effort (+video)

8:22 am ET - The passenger ferry set sail Tuesday evening for Jeju, a southern resort island. Many of those aboard were students from a high school outside Seoul.

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USA Update Boston Marathon: suspect arraigned in Boston bomb hoax (+video)

10:36 am ET - Kevin Edson of Boston, accused of purporting a bomb hoax at the Boston Marathon finish line, appeared in court Wednesday. He is being held on $100,000 bail and has been sent to Bridgewater State Hospital for psychiatric evaluation.

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Obamacare's next chapter: More insurance firms opting 'in' than 'out'? (+video)

8:35 pm ET - Early indicators signal more competition among private insurance firms in the Affordable Care Act exchanges in the next cycle, a shift expected to help curb the rate of Obamacare price increases.

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Reality Check Behind Assad's victory boasts, a recalibration of success in Syria

10:19 am ET - With the help of its allies, the Syrian Army has regained critical territory from armed rebels. But talk of victory obscures the fact that parts of the country may be irretrievable.

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