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CAIRO (AP) — The leader of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood has appeared in court for the first time, facing — along with 14 other leaders of the group — charges of inciting murder during protests this summer.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Light snow falling in much of New Hampshire has made for some slick roads and some school delays.
STRASBURG, Pa. (AP) — Once a week, Terri Roberts spends time with a 13-year-old Amish girl named Rosanna who sits in a wheelchair and eats through a tube. Roberts bathes her, sings to her, reads her stories. She can only guess what's going on inside Rosanna's mind because the girl can't talk.
Odio 2-5 0-0 5, Anderson 5-11 2-5 13, Jackson 3-10 0-0 9, Dragicevich 0-4 0-0 0, Rahon 5-12 0-0 11, Owens 0-0 0-0 0, Caudill 3-5 5-8 11, Magarity 1-2 2-2 4, Hanlan 2-5 0-0 6, Rubin 1-3 0-0 3, Heckmann 0-2 0-0 0. Totals 22-59 9-15 62.
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — A student accused of setting off a lockdown and massive police response at Central Connecticut State University by wearing a ninja-like costume on campus is set to face a judge for the first time.
STORRS, Conn. (AP) — The University of Connecticut has awarded the first two scholarships under a program launched to help those affected by last year's massacre at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown.
CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian police fired tear gas Sunday in an attempt to disperse supporters of the country's ousted Islamist president protesting at the dormitories of an Islamic university in Cairo.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut's governor is calling for houses of worship to mark the first anniversary of the Newtown school shooting by ringing their bells 26 times — once for each of the victims killed inside Sandy Hook Elementary School.
CHICAGO (AP) — Devion Allen peers wistfully through a door window at the school he used to attend. Those who live outside his gritty, violence-plagued neighborhood might dismiss this towering brick building as just another failing urban school. But to the eighth grader, the school across the street from his mom's subsidized apartment was a haven — "like a family," he says.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The two youngest members of the U.S. Senate are co-sponsoring legislation aimed at lowering college costs by withholding federal funds from schools that fail to meet new national affordability and quality standards — a proposal likely to draw strong opposition from higher education institutions.
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — The University of New Hampshire has a new logo — a blue and white shield featuring the letters "NH."