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  1. Marion Barry Remembered for Love of DCRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | ABC News

    Marion Barry , who served four terms as the mayor of the District of Columbia and served on the D.C. Council as the representative for the city's Ward 8 until his death Sunday at the age of 78, was remembered for his love for the city he served: "Michelle and I were saddened to hear of the passing of Marion Barry. Marion was born a sharecropper's son, came of age during the Civil Rights movement, and became a fixture in D.C. politics for decades.

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  2. Former DC Mayor Marion Barry dies at 78Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WTNH

    Divisive and flamboyant, maddening and beloved, Marion Barry outshone every politician in the 40-year history of District of Columbia self-rule. But for many, his legacy was not defined by the accomplishments and failures of his four terms as mayor and long service on the D.C. Council.

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  3. Pope canonizes 2 Indians, 4 ItaliansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KTVN Reno

    Prelates attend a Canonization mass for Eufrasia Eluvathingal, Amato Ronconi, Antonio Farina, Kuriakose Elias Chavara, Nicola Saggio da Longobardi and Amato Ronconi celebrated by Pope Francis in St. . From left, the tapestries of Eufrasia Eluvathingal, Amato Ronconi, Antonio Farina, Kuriakose Elias Chavara, Nicola Saggio da Longobardi and Amato Ronconi are displayed on St. Not much is normal about the Missouri grand jury responsible for deciding whether to charge a suburban St. Louis police officer for fatally shooting Michael Brown.

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  4. Marion Barry: DC's Mayor For Life dies at 78Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | 104.7 The Mix

    MARION BARRY, sitting DC City Councilman and former Mayor, passed away this morning from cardiac arrest at a DC hospital. He was 78. To put it mildly, Barry had quite the political career in Washington DC and his life and times contained the stuff for many a made-for-TV movie.

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  5. Diplomats: Iran atomic talks move toward extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KTVN Reno

    Crews erected barricades around the building where a grand jury has been considering whether to indict the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, even as a grand jury decision seemed unlikely... Crews erected barricades around the building where a grand jury has been considering whether to indict the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, even as a grand jury decision seemed unlikely this weekend. Not much is normal about the Missouri grand jury responsible for deciding whether to charge a suburban St. Louis police officer for fatally shooting Michael Brown.

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  6. Former DC mayor Marion Barry, notorious for crack cocaine video, dies at age 78Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Globe and Mail

    This file photo taken on May 4, 2010 shows "Mayor For Life" Council Member Marion Barry making spirited remarks during a DCVote news conference to oppose the "Second Amendment Enforcement Act" which would strip DC of local control over its gun laws at city hall in Washington, DC. Former Washington mayor Marion Barry, who left office in disgrace and went to prison on drug charges only to return for a fourth term, died at the age of 78 at a Washington hospital, a spokesperson said on November 23, 2014.

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  7. Suicide bomber kills at least 45 AfghansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WAND-TV Decatur

    Not much is normal about the Missouri grand jury responsible for deciding whether to charge a suburban St. Louis police officer for fatally shooting Michael Brown.

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  8. Former D.C. Mayor Marion Barry PassesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Z100 Radio

    Marion Barry Jr., the Mississippi sharecropper's son and civil rights activist who served three terms as mayor of the District of Columbia, survived a drug arrest and jail sentence, and then came back to win a fourth term as the city's chief executive, died early on Nov. 23 at United Medical Center in Washington. He was 78. Hospital spokeswoman Natalie Williams said Mr. Barry arrived at the hospital around 12:30 a.m. and died at 1:46 a.m. He had been released from Howard University Hospital on Saturday following a brief stay.

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  9. Investigation finds no fault by Obama administration in responding to Benghazi attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Jurist

    The committee, which is led by Republicans, concluded that there was no failure of intelligence and no delay in sending a rescue team. In a statement [press release] by committee chairman Mike Rogers [official profile], he announced: "...the House Intelligence Committee's investigation into the Benghazi attacks focused on the Intelligence Community's activities before, during, and after the attacks in Benghazi, Libya, on September 11-12, 2012.

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  10. Workers finish recovering MH17 wreckage in UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KFVS12

    A 12-year-old boy brandishing what turned out to be a replica gun died Sunday after he was shot by a Cleveland police officer responding to a 911 call about a person waving a gun in a park. Crews erected barricades around the building where a grand jury has been considering whether to indict the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, even as a grand jury decision seemed unlikely... Crews erected barricades around the building where a grand jury has been considering whether to indict the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, even as a grand jury decision seemed unlikely this weekend.

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  11. Putin says he won't be Russia's president for lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KFVS12

    A 12-year-old boy brandishing what turned out to be a replica gun died Sunday after he was shot by a Cleveland police officer responding to a 911 call about a person waving a gun in a park. A 12-year-old boy brandishing what turned out to be a replica gun died Sunday after he was shot by a Cleveland police officer responding to a 911 call about a person waving a gun in a park.

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  12. Marion Barry Dies at 78, Civil Rights Leader and Scandal-Plagued D.C. MayorRead the original story

    Sunday | The Washington Post

    Marion Barry, the civil-rights leader who became a polarizing political figure during two spans as mayor of Washington , D.C., separated by a prison sentence for drug possession, has died. He was 78. He died today at United Medical Center in Washington, less than a day after he was released from Howard University Hospital, his family said in a statement, according to the Associated Press.

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  13. Former DC 'Mayor for Life' Marion Barry diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Connecticut Post

    This Oct. 16, 2011 file photo shows current D.C. councilmember and former Washington Mayor Marion Barry in Washington. Barry, who staged comeback after a 1990 crack cocaine arrest, died early Sunday morning Nov. 23, 2014.

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  14. Iggy Azalea, Taylor Swift set for 2014 AMAsRead the original story

    Sunday | ABC 33/40

    Crews erected barricades around the building where a grand jury has been considering whether to indict the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, even as a grand jury decision seemed unlikely... Crews erected barricades around the building where a grand jury has been considering whether to indict the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, even as a grand jury decision seemed unlikely this weekend.

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  15. 'Mockingjay, Part 1' opens with $123 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | ABC 33/40

    By The Associated Press Marion Barry, who served four terms as the mayor of the District of Columbia and served on the D.C. Council as the representative for the city's Ward 8 until his death... By The Associated Press Marion Barry, who served four terms as the mayor of the District of Columbia and served on the D.C. Council as the representative for the city's Ward 8 until his death Sunday... Former District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry, whose four terms were overshadowed by his 1990 arrest after being caught on videotape smoking crack cocaine, died Sunday morning. He was 78. Divisive and flamboyant, maddening and beloved, Marion Barry outshone every politician in the 40-year history of District of Columbia self-rule.

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  16. Marion Barry, gifted politicianRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Washington Post

    FOR YEARS in the latter part of his eventful life, Marion S. Barry was something of a figure of fun, at least to many people who didn't live in the District of Columbia. He never lost a passionate constituency of admirers in this city.

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  17. Former D.C. Mayor Is DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KIII

    Former Washington Mayor Marion Barry is dead, a Washington hospital spokeswoman said early Sunday. He was 78. Barry was elected four times as the city's chief executive and was a council member in the District of Columbia for 15 years.

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  18. Former Mayor Marion Barry: D.C.'s Most Famous, Powerful Politician Dies at 78Read the original story

    Sunday | The George Towner

    Almost from the moment he arrived in Washington, D.C., as a young, firebrand civil rights activist, Marion Barry captured the imagination of the city, as he made headlines and news, for better and worse. He was mayor of D.C. for four terms and dubbed "Mayor for Life."

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  19. Health exchanges' finances face test in 2nd yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Cybercast News Service

    The federal government shelled out billions of dollars to get health insurance marketplaces going in the 14 states that opted to run their own. Now they must act like true marketplaces and start paying for themselves.

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  20. Nigeria: Dozens dead in suspected extremist attackRead the original story

    Sunday | WATE-TV Knoxville

    By The Associated Press Marion Barry, who served four terms as the mayor of the District of Columbia and served on the D.C. Council as the representative for the city's Ward 8 until his death... By The Associated Press Marion Barry, who served four terms as the mayor of the District of Columbia and served on the D.C. Council as the representative for the city's Ward 8 until his death Sunday... Former District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry, whose four terms were overshadowed by his 1990 arrest after being caught on videotape smoking crack cocaine, died Sunday morning. He was 78. Divisive and flamboyant, maddening and beloved, Marion Barry outshone every politician in the 40-year history of District of Columbia self-rule.

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