delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:13:25 +0000 Minn. minister accused of abuse reported in Spokane-area Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Associated Press Duluth police believe body is missing woman's Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Associated Press Washington School: I Now Pronounce You, Q and U Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:26:03 +0000 Times Report Washington School: Kids dig Reader Pens Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:21:25 +0000 Jess Bengtson Pool closed after filter breaks; Bates says it'll cost $250,000 to replace it Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:19:16 +0000 Mike Christopherson Beltrami Mall/West Central Ag destroyed by blaze Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:17:35 +0000 Times Report Crookston High School Counselor hired Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:15:19 +0000 Mike Christopherson Crookston Library: 'Friends' step up to buy cameras Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:12:56 +0000 Mike Christopherson Register for summer activities April 23 at CSC Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:11:00 +0000 Times Report Man alleges excessive force by Roseville police Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Associated Press Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies at 87 Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:59:58 +0000 By The Associated Press MEXICO CITY — Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Nobel laureate whose novels and short stories exposed tens of millions of readers to Latin America's passion, superstition, violence and inequality, died at home in Mexico City around midday, according to people close to his family. He was 87.

Widely considered the most popular Spanish-language writer since Miguel de Cervantes in the 17th century, Garcia Marquez achieved literary celebrity that spawned comparisons to Mark Twain and Charles [...]]]> Morning Jolt: Evacuation order came too late for many on sinking ferry Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:59:39 +0000 In the news

An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast, likely with scores of people trapped inside, because officers on the bridge were trying to stabilize the vessel after it started to list amid confusion and chaos, a crew member said Thursday.

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