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Police hold media away from the house where Andreas Lubitz lived in Montabaur, Germany, Thursday, March 26, 2015. Lubitz was the copilot on flight Germanwings 9525 that crashed with 150 people on board on Tuesday in the French Alps. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

Police search house of pilot who crashed A320

The co-pilot of the airliner that crashed in the French Alps, killing all 150 people aboard, appears to have brought the plane down deliberately.

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PHOTOS: Crash of Germanwings Flight 9525

All 150 people on board the jet - including three Americans - were killed Tuesday when it crashed in the French Alps.

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Senate up next after House passes bold conservative budget

Senate Republicans will try to pass their own budget after House Republicans pushed through a plan that deeply cuts programs for the poor.

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Facing resistance, U.S. pushes to meet deadline for Iran deal

The United States is struggling to secure a framework nuclear deal by a March 31 deadline.

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10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, March 26

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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Census: Florida leading nation with fastest-growing cities

The Sunshine State is climbing the ranks of most populous states.

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U.S.-led coalition, Iraqis pound Islamic State in Tikrit

The decision to give air support to the Tikrit campaign pulls the United States into a messy battle that puts them on the same side of a fight as Iranian-backed militia.

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Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who abandoned post, charged with desertion

Bergdahl, who disappeared in 2009, could face life in prison.

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3 Americans among victims in French plane crash

The crash of the German jet killed all 150 passengers on board.

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10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, March 25

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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Ted Cruz buying insurance via Obamacare

The 2016 presidential hopeful says he is signing up for the Affordable Care Act, a law he has vowed to repeal.

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Your seafood might come from slaves

A year-long investigation reveals that seafood caught by slaves can wind up in the supply chains of some of America's major grocery stores.

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U.S. to keep 9,800 troops in Afghanistan through 2015

The specific trajectory of the 2016 troop drawdown will be established later this year.

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Jet crashes in France, 150 feared dead

A Germanwings passenger jet has crashed as it traveled from Barcelona to Dusseldorf.

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CDC: 11M fewer uninsured since passage of Obamacare

The Centers for Disease Control says it is the lowest level measured in more than 15 years.

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VA says it will relax 40-mile rule for private medical care

The change is in response to pressure from Congress and veterans groups, who say the current policy has prevented thousands of veterans from taking advantage of health care.

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Islamic State has recruited 400 children this year

The terror group has given these so-called "Cubs of the Caliphate" military training and hardline indoctrination, a new report says.

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10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, March 24

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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15 inches of snow in Midwest; last blast of winter?

Spring came crashing down on winter weary residents with more than a foot of snow in some areas.

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More cash-strapped Americans turn to tax refund advances

New data show that cash-strapped Americans anxious for tax refunds are increasingly turning to payment advances and prepaid cards.

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Today in entertainment history: March 27

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Ed Sheeran surprises newlyweds at wedding reception

Ed Sheeran performs at the 57th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015, in Los Angeles.

Ed Sheeran surprised a pair of newlyweds at their wedding reception by singing Thinking Out Loud for their first dance.

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Taylor Swift named among world’s greatest leaders in new Fortune poll

Singer Taylor Swift attends the SNL 40th Anniversary Special at Rockefeller Plaza on Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015, in New York.

Taylor Swift ranks two spots behind Pope Francis in a new Fortune.com poll of the World's Greatest Leaders.

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‘Downton Abbey’ to end after season six

This photo released by PBS and Carnival Film and Television Limited shows, from left, Lesley Nicol as Mrs. Patmore, and Sophie McShera as Daisy, in a scene from season four of the Masterpiece TV series, "Downton Abbey." As it returns for its much-awaited fourth season, it remains a series about elegance, tradition and gentility, and the pressures of preserving them. The show premieres Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 9 pm ET on PBS.

Producers confirm that the next season of "Downton Abbey" will be the last.

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Chris Daughtry heading back to TV

Chris Daughtry arrives at the American Music Awards at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013, in Los Angeles.

Former American Idol contestant Chris Daughtry is heading back to the small screen for the new TV series "Studio City."