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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

1. TURKISH AIRSTRIKES HIT KURDISH REBELS AFTER SUICIDE BOMBING

The death toll in the bombing rises to at least 37, with 125 injured in the blast in the heart of Turkey’s capital, officials say.

2. PALESTINIAN-AMERICAN MEMBER OF ISLAMIC STATE GROUP REPORTEDLY SURRENDERS

Iraqi Kurdish Maj. Gen. Feisal Helkani of the Peshmerga forces identifies the individual as Mohammed Jamal Amin.

3. GOP CANDIDATES PIN HOPES ON PIVOTAL PRIMARIES

Donald Trump fights Ohio Gov. John Kasich in that state’s crucial primary on Tuesday, while Marco Rubio fights to stay alive a day before Florida’s vote.

4. SYRIAN CHILDREN HAVE NO RECOLLECTION OF COUNTRY BEFORE WAR

Five years into the bloodshed, Syrian children growing up as refugees are silent victims of the horrific turmoil.

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5. AMTRAK TRAIN DERAILS IN SOUTHWEST KANSAS

Grey County spokeswoman Ashley Rogers says 29 people were hurt but that none have life-threatening injuries.

6. WHO WAS A SURPRISING NUMBER 1 ON SELECTION SUNDAY

Oregon receives a No. 1 seed for the NCAA Tournament, joining Kansas, North Carolina and Virginia with top billing.

7. HOW SEVERE WEATHER IN 2 STATES DAMAGES THOUSANDS OF HOMES

Widespread flooding from rain-filled rivers in Louisiana and Mississippi swamps nearly 5,000 homes.

8. WHY EUROPE’S VIEWS ON MIGRANTS ARE SHIFTING

The refrain of Europe’s migrant crisis has changed from “welcome” to “enough already” due to endless waves of asylum seekers.

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9. TROUBLE REMAINS FOLLOWING FAILED FOR-PROFIT SCHOOL’S REVIVAL

An Associated Press review of Corinthian Colleges Inc.’s operations Press shows that despite oversight by the Obama administration, the business model for what had been a failing chain of career training schools hasn’t fundamentally changed.

10. COMPETITORS HEAD TOWARD FINISH LINE IN ALASKA DOG RACE

Mushers press their dog sled teams toward the end of Alaska’s famous Iditarod after a snowmobiler intentionally rammed into two top competitors, killing one dog and injuring others, authorities say.