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A Baltimore firefighter attacks a fire at a convenience store and residence during clashes after the funeral of Freddie Gray in BaltimoreRiots erupt following the funeral of a black man who died in police custody.

2015-04-28 05:55:41 -0600

Sita Karka, suffering two broken legs from Saturday's massive earthquake, is assisted into an ambulance by Nepalese soldiers and police after arriving by helicopter from the heavily-damaged Ranachour village at a landing zone in the town of Gorkha, Nepal, Tuesday, April 28, 2015. Helicopters crisscrossed the skies above the high mountains of Gorkha district on Tuesday near the epicenter of the weekend earthquake, ferrying the injured to clinics, and taking emergency supplies back to remote villages devastated by the disaster. (AP Photo/Wally Santana)GORKHA, Nepal (AP) — Helicopters crisscrossed the mountains above a remote district Tuesday near the epicenter of the weekend earthquake in Nepal that killed more than 4,400 people, ferrying the injured to clinics and taking emergency supplies back to villages cut off by landslides.

2015-04-28 05:27:33 -0600

The moderate Virginia Democrat was an unlikely — and unsung — trailblazer for gay equality.

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