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Talks to begin on Capitol Hill budget measure

Lawmakers are set to begin ironing out a budget blueprint for next year and beyond.

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Seeking Obamacare alternatives, Republicans eye tax credits

If the Supreme Court blows up the tax subsidies at the heart of Obamacare, Republicans hope to deliver on their promise to offer an alternative plan.

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Making headlines this week

A look back at some of this week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.

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20 years later: The Oklahoma City bombing

Sunday marks two decades since the deadliest act of domestic terrorism in American history.

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Senator says it’s time to change the face of money

A campaign to put a female face on the $20 bill is gaining momentum.

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Parents of marathon victim say take death penalty off table

The parents of the youngest victim of the marathon bombing urged authorities to take the death penalty off the table.

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Appeals court to take up Obama’s immigration action

Judges will consider whether to lift a temporary hold on President Barack Obama's executive action seeking to shield millions of immigrants from deportation.

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Trade-off: Deal splits Democrats between business, labor

A difficult bipartisan agreement over global U.S. trade policy is turning into a bitter battle among Democrats.

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Dog flu: Puppies sniffling across U.S.

Not all infected dogs show symptoms. Some get a cough, runny nose and fever. Severe cases can lead to pneumonia and death.

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10 FOR TODAY: Friday, April 17

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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Apple helps preserve 36,000 acres of American forest

The tech giant also says it's meeting a self-imposed goal of powering all its U.S. operations with renewable energy.

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Stories of love, life in Supreme Court gay marriage fight

Stories of love, parenthood, illness and death are at the heart of the case for same-sex marriage before the Supreme Court.

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Climate change plan faces high-profile legal test

The cornerstone of President Barack Obama's plan to address climate change is already facing a high-stakes legal challenge.

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Fast-food workers mark Tax Day demanding higher wages

Workers rallied in several cities for higher pay, saying they cannot survive on the hourly wages paid by many corporations.

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10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, April 16

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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Iran bill could make nuclear deal harder for U.S.

A compromise allowing Congress to vote on a nuclear deal may prompt Iranian negotiators to drive a harder bargain, but does not drastically weaken President Barack Obama's ability to deliver on a final agreement.

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Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez guilty of first-degree murder

Once a star player with a $40 million contract, Hernandez will spend the rest of his life in prison.

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Finally, Congress OKs bill reshaping Medicare doctors’ fees

Huge majorities of both parties in Congress banded together to permanently reshape how Medicare pays doctors.

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10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, April 15

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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Boston marks somber anniversary of deadly marathon bombing

The city of Boston faces a somber day as it marks the second anniversary of the bombing attack on its marathon that killed three people and injured 264.

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Sandra Bullock’s alleged stalker gets July trial date

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Joshua Corbett, 39, pleaded not guilty to charges including stalking and possession of a machine gun.

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The science of popular music

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A new study shows there have been three major movements in American music since 1964.

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Super son Ashton Kutcher remodels his mom’s house

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The "That '70s Show" star is giving his mom a Mother's Day she'll never forget.

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The Grateful Dead get NYC honor

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The iconic rock group is set to be honored with an induction to Madison Square Garden's Walk of Fame.

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NFL: Patriots likely deliberately deflated balls, Brady ‘generally aware’

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The investigation into "DeflateGate" is finally over and reveals what many people suspected.