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Day: March 17, 2013

Two Steubenville teens guilty of rape

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio, March 17 (UPI) — A judge found two Steubenville, Ohio, teen football players Sunday guilty of raping an allegedly drunk 16-year-old girl at a series of parties. Trent Mays, 17,

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NHL: Minnesota 6, Colorado 4

DENVER, March 16 (UPI) — Devin Setoguchi provided two goals and an assist Saturday and Minnesota completed a sweep of Colorado with a 6-4 win over the Avalanche. Pierre-Marc Bouchard and Ryan

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COL BKB: Big Ten Tournament Roundup

CHICAGO, March 16 (UPI) — The 23rd-ranked Wisconsin Badgers will meet No. 10 Ohio State for the Big Ten Tournament title after each won their semifinal games Saturday. In the day’s first

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Kerry: U.S. needs ‘strong’ arms treaty

WASHINGTON, March 16 (UPI) — The United States wants a “strong and effective” international arms treaty that will not infringe on gun ownership rights, Secretary of State John Kerry says. With negotiations

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Murdoch insider turns police informant

LONDON, March 16 (UPI) — A News of the World insider has turned police informant, reporting hundreds of instances of phone hacking, Britain’s The Guardian reported. Citing London police sources, the newspaper

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Russian Orthodox group wants Alaska back

MOSCOW, March 16 (UPI) — A fundamentalist Russian Orthodox group has filed a lawsuit claiming President Barack Obama’s support of gay marriage invalidates the 1867 sale of Alaska. The Pchyolki — a

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