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Submitted by ub on Mon, 04/30/2012 - 11:37

WTC becomes New York City's tallest skyscraper Monday
News conference is scheduled for 2 p.m.

There were no distress signals or calls from sailboat before it was wrecked. The US Coast Guard, Mexican navy and civilian vessels suspend their search for a missing sailor after finding the bodies of three other crew members.

Japan's political leader hopes meeting with Obama helps him at home. Obama and Yoshihiko Noda meet today.

First lady Michelle Obama campaigns in Arizona. She arrives in Tucson at 8 p.m., giving Arizonans a sign that their state will be up for grabs in November's presidential election.

Secret Service image deals with a black eye. That sleazy prostitution scandal has branded the former elite agency.

NY Coroner to give cause of death after seven are killed when SUV plunges into Bronx Zoo. It is still unclear and police haven't said how fast the vehicle was actually traveling.

Two new blasts kill eight, wound nearly 100 in Syria. Those explosions were in the city of Idlib carried out by suicide bombers.