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Friday, Feb 12, 2016

'Finally': Pope meets Russian Orthodox leader

'Finally': Pope meets Russian Orthodox leader

Pope Francis meets with Patriarch Kirill in the first-ever papal meeting with the head of the Russian Orthodox Church, an historic step in Christianity's 1,000-year schism that may be more about Russia asserting itself than any new ecumenical progress
Updated: 24 minutes ago
The Latest: Arizona school shooting was murder-suicide

The Latest: Arizona school shooting was murder-suicide

Police say the deaths of two 15-year-old female students at a high school in a Phoenix suburb are a murder-suicide
Updated: 1 hour ago
Conan's biggest regret at Harvard? Skipping economics

Conan's biggest regret at Harvard? Skipping economics

Conan O'Brien says he was a prankster during his Harvard years, but he also credits his success to hard work in the classroom
Updated: 1 hour ago

Columbine shooter's mother says she thinks of victims daily

The mother of Columbine High School shooter Dylan Klebold says she didn't know anything was wrong with her son before the 1999 attack, and that she thinks about the victims and their families every day
Updated: 1 hour ago

Clearwater police: Body may belong to missing boater

A body found in the water in Belleair may belong to a boater who disappeared a couple of weeks ago, Clearwater police said.
Updated: 1 hour ago

Experts identify cases of Syria chemical attacks to probe

The international body charged with establishing who is responsible for chemical attacks in Syria says it has identified at least five potential cases for investigation
Updated: 1 hour ago
FBI: No rigged explosives found at site of Oregon standoff

FBI: No rigged explosives found at site of Oregon standoff

FBI officials said Friday they haven't found any rigged explosives or booby traps at the national wildlife refuge in Oregon that had been seized by an armed group
Updated: 1 hour ago
Diplomats aim for temporary Syria truce in a week

Diplomats aim for temporary Syria truce in a week

Diplomatic push for a pause in fighting in Syria faces huge hurdles as Russia makes clear it won't stop airstrikes and the government makes gains against rebels near Aleppo
Updated: 1 hour ago
Brazil minister says no doubt Zika connected to microcephaly

Brazil minister says no doubt Zika connected to microcephaly

Brazil's health minister says there is no doubt that Zika is connected to microcephaly
Updated: 1 hour ago
Closer Aroldis Chapman agrees with Yankees at $11,325,000

Closer Aroldis Chapman agrees with Yankees at $11,325,000

Closer Aroldis Chapman and the New York Yankees have agreed to a one-year contract worth $11,325,000, avoiding salary arbitration
Updated: 1 hour ago