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Reports: 20 Major League Baseball Players May Be Suspended

Reports: 20 Major League Baseball Players May Be Suspended"Major League Baseball will seek to suspend about 20 players connected to the Miami-area clinic at the heart of an ongoing performance-enhancing drug scandal, including Alex Rodriguez and Ryan Braun, possibly within the next few weeks," ESPN's Outside the Lines reports.

Turkey’s Deputy Prime Minister Apologizes To Protesters

Turkey’s Deputy Prime Minister Apologizes To ProtestersWhat started as a small, peaceful protest against the proposed redevelopment of Taksim Gezi Park in Istanbul, has turned into widespread and violent anti-government protests.

Death Toll From Devastating Tornado Revised Down

Death Toll From Devastating Tornado Revised DownWhile the number of deaths and amount of damage caused by a huge tornado that tore through Moore, Okla., on Monday remain high, state officials announced just after 9 a.m. ET Tuesday that fewer people than feared may have lost their lives.

Obama Says U.S. And South Korea Stand Firm Against Pyongyang

Obama Says U.S. And South Korea Stand Firm Against PyongyangPresident Obama says the United States and South Korea are determined to stand firm against North Korean threats and that the days of Pyongyang manufacturing a crisis to get international concessions "are over."

Keystone Center Dialogue on Pebble Mine

Keystone Center Dialogue on Pebble Mine-  May 6 and 7  -  On Monday and Tuesday 360 North will bring you LIVE coverage of the continuing  Keystone Center series of independent science panels evaluating the Pebble Mine environmental baseline studies. Live from the University of Alaska Anchorage, the science panels will focus on wetlands, vegetation, wildlife and threatened & endangered species.  [...]

U.S. Said To Be Leaning Toward Arming Syrian Rebels

U.S. Said To Be Leaning Toward Arming Syrian RebelsAs the U.S. considers a "spectrum of military options" it could take to assist the groups battling against the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad, the Obama administration is leaning toward giving lethal arms to some of those rebels, a senior administration official has told NPR's Kelly McEvers.

Bombing In Syrian Capital Kills More Than A Dozen People

Bombing In Syrian Capital Kills More Than A Dozen PeopleSyrian state TV is reporting that a bomb blast in Damascus has killed at least 13 people, a day after the country's prime minister narrowly escaped a car bomb.

U.N. Approves Treaty To Regulate Multibillion-Dollar Global Arms Trade

U.N. Approves Treaty To Regulate Multibillion-Dollar Global Arms TradeThe United Nations General Assembly overwhelmingly approved the first U.N. treaty to regulate the estimated $60 billion global arms trade on Tuesday.

North Korea’s Latest Threat: It Will Restart Nuclear Reactor

North Korea’s Latest Threat: It Will Restart Nuclear ReactorA vow Tuesday from North Korea that it will restart a nuclear reactor that eventually could make about one bomb's worth of plutonium a year further escalates tensions that were already high due to that nation's almost daily threats, NPR's Louisa Lim tells our Newscast Desk.

At First Of Gay-Marriage Cases, Skepticism About Whether Court Should Weigh In

At First Of Gay-Marriage Cases, Skepticism About Whether Court Should Weigh InIn the first of two hearings on one of the nation's most controversial issues — same-sex marriage — Supreme Court justices on Tuesday poked holes in the arguments made by supporters and opponents of bans on gay marriage.