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Michigan 7th-grader with leukemia offered readmission to school that dismissed her
The mother of a Michigan girl dismissed from a Catholic school for not meeting academic and attendan... [continue]

Ondaatje among at least 6 writers withdrawing from PEN gala, citing honor for Charlie Hebdo
Michael Ondaatje, Francine Prose and at least four other writers have withdrawn from next month's PE... [continue]

Southern California officer reunited with newborn he found alive, buried in dumpster in 1989
An officer who found an abandoned newborn in a garbage dumpster was reunited with the now 25-year-ol... [continue]

Family, friends in Baltimore mourn death of arrested man
Mourners filed for hours Sunday past the coffin of the man who died after sustaining serious injurie... [continue]

Backers of Senate bill to give Congress a say on Iran nuclear deal swatting away amendments
Senate proponents of a bill empowering Congress to review and potentially reject any Iran nuclear de... [continue]

World News
Rescuers struggle to reach victims of Nepal earthquake as death toll tops 3,000
Rescue workers struggled to save the victims of Nepal's massive weekend earthquake early Monday as t... [continue]

Israel launches airstrike targeting militants on Syria border
Israel's military said Sunday it launched an airstrike on its border with Syria after spotting milit... [continue]

Soldiers clear ash from around Chile's Calbuco volcano, while experts fear rain
Soldiers were sent to clear ash from towns and roads near Chile's Calbuco volcano, which was quieter... [continue]

The Latest: Death toll in Nepal quake more than 3,200; rescuers struggle to reach all areas
8.45 a.m. (0300 GMT) Nepal's Deputy Inspector General of Police Komal Singh Bam says at least 3,218 ... [continue]

Australian foreign minister says Indonesia gave 2 Australians 72 hours notice of executions
Australia's foreign minister says Indonesia has given two Australians on death row 72 hours notice o... [continue]

 
Business News
The Parched West: Drought Widens Economic Divide for Californians
The persistent water shortage is illustrating parallel worlds in which wealthy communities guzzle wa... [continue]

At TPG, a Low-Profile Fund?s Diversity Thrives
As the firm and its rivals continue to move away from their roots, the fund, TPG Growth, is preparin... [continue]

Comcast-Time Warner Cable Deal?s Collapse Leaves Frustrated Customers Out in the Cold
As soon as Comcast withdrew, Charter Communications was reported to be exploring a new bid for Time ... [continue]

The Week Ahead: Apple Earnings, Automaker Results and New Products From Tesla
Apple, increasingly reliant on China for growth, reports on Monday; Ford will post earnings on Tuesd... [continue]

Corinthian Colleges to Shut Down All 28 Remaining Campuses
Corinthian Colleges will shut down all of its remaining 28 ground campuses, displacing about 16,000 ... [continue]

Technology News
Liquid Batteries for Solar and Wind Power
So-called flow batteries can provide energy steadily over time and last much longer than other types... [continue]

White House Takes Cybersecurity Pitch to Silicon Valley
Computer industry mainstays are rolling out technology to block surveillance, including by the Natio... [continue]

The Latest Fashion, Trending on Google
The search giant is scanning its wealth of user-generated data for signs of fashion trends as it wor... [continue]

Packed Field Stokes Competition for Digital Ad Dollars
Heavyweights like AOL, Google and Yahoo will vie with upstarts like Refinery29 and Vice in an increa... [continue]

Turning a Children?s Rating System Into an Advocacy Army
James Steyer?s nonprofit organization, Common Sense Media, is known for offering parents guidance on... [continue]

 
Sports News
Sports Briefing | Marathon: Kenyans Dominate at the London Marathon
Eliud Kipchoge and Tigist Tufa won the men?s and women?s races, and Kenyans claimed the top four spo... [continue]

Yankees 6, Mets 4: Alex Rodriguez Closes In on Willie Mays as Yankees Beat Mets
Rodriguez hit his 659th home run, one short of Mays, and also doubled as the Yankees won their serie... [continue]

N.B.A. Roundup: Wizards Eliminate the Raptors in a Rout
Paul Pierce scored 14 points and received a standing ovation as Washington ousted Toronto in a sweep... [continue]

Roundup: Orioles Crush Red Sox, Scoring 18 Runs; White Sox Finish a Win and Then Add Another
Delmon Young accounted for five R.B.I. as Baltimore thrashed visiting Boston.