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FORT HOOD:Soldiers and civilians gathered to remember those killed in the Fort Hood shooting rampage. Photo: Associated Press

A look at this week’s newsmakers.

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Active members of the military, veterans and civilians march through Lions Club Park to pay tribute to the victims and families affected by the Fort Hood shooting, on Friday, April 4, in Killeen, Texas. On April 2, three people were killed and 16 were wounded when a gunman opened fire before taking his own life at the Fort Hood military base. (AP Photo/Tamir Kalifa)

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The Tungurahua volcano spews a column of ash as seen from Ambato, Ecuador, Friday, April 4. The volcano spewed a 6-mile (10-kilometer) column of ash after a powerful five-minute explosion that shot pyroclastic material onto its northern and northwestern flanks. (AP Photo)

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Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen of Finland steers his car during the third practice session at the Formula One Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain, Saturday, April 5. In background is seen a write ‘prayers are with you Michel’ in sign of solidarity with former German driver Michael Schumacher. The Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix will take place here on Sunday. (AP Photo/Hasan Jamali)

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Youngsters engage in a pillow fight in Bucharest, Romania, Saturday, April 5. People gathered for a flashmob event in Bucharest, along with people in other cities worldwide on Saturday, for a pillow fight to mark the International Pillow Fight Day. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

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U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, center, walks near the rows of the U.S. military personnel upon his arrival at the U.S. Yokota Air Base on the outskirts of Tokyo, Saturday, April 5. Against the backdrop of Russia’s takeover of Ukraine’s Crimean region, Hagel said Saturday that a key message he will deliver to leaders in Tokyo this weekend is that the U.S. is strongly committed to protecting Japan’s security. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)

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Connecticut celebrates in the final moments of their NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Florida Saturday, April 5, in Arlington, Texas. Both the Connecticut men’s and women’s basketball teams went on to win the NCAA National Title. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

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Miranda Lambert accepts the single record of the year award on stage at the 49th annual Academy of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, April 6, in Las Vegas. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

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In this photo provided by the U.S. Coast Guard, sailors from Oliver Hazard Perry-class frigate USS Vandegrift (FFG 49) assist in the rescue of a family with a sick infant via the ship’s small boat as part of a joint U.S. Navy, Coast Guard and California Air National Guard rescue effort, Sunday, April 6. Eric and Charlotte Kaufman said their daughter Lyra’s medical condition continued to improve after they boarded the San Diego-bound Vandegrift hundreds of miles off the Mexican coast so the girl could get to a medical facility. (AP Photo/U.S. Coast Guard)

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Britain’s Prince William and his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge with Prince George arrive for their visit to New Zealand at the International Airport, in Wellington, New Zealand, Monday, April 7. (AP Photo/SNPA, David Rowland)

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Oscar Pistorius weeps as he listens to evidence by a pathologist in court in Pretoria, South Africa, Monday, April 7. Pistorius is charged with murder for the shooting death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, on Valentines Day 2013. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)

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US Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Dr. Rajiv Shah pauses while testifying on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, April 8, before the Senate subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs. Shah testified on USAID’s 2015 budget request but was questioned on the agency’s secret ‘Cuban Twitter’, a social media network built to stir unrest in the communist island. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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Rev. Al Sharpton speaks during a news conference in New York, Tuesday, April 8. Sharpton says a report that he spied on New York mafia figures for the FBI in the 1980s is old news. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

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Sergio Garcia, of Spain, runs across the Byron Nelson Bridge during a practice round for the Masters golf tournament Tuesday, April 8, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

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Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter speaks with Mark Updegrove, director of the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, on the first day of the Civil Rights Summit, Tuesday, April 8, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Statesman.com, Ralph Barrera, Pool)

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A school utility worker mops a mural depicting the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 Tuesday, April 8, at the Benigno “Ninoy” Aquino High School campus at Makati city east of Manila, Philippines. Exactly a month ago the Boeing 777 passenger plane, on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, mysteriously went missing with 239 passengers and crew on board, and a massive search involving several countries is now focused in the vast Indian Ocean. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)

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A woman walks onto the campus of the Franklin Regional School District where several people were stabbed at Franklin Regional High School on Wednesday, April 9, in Murrysville, Pa., near Pittsburgh. The suspect, a male student, was taken into custody and being questioned. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

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Washington mudslide survivor Amanda Skorjanc, 25, talks to the media while sitting in her hospital bed on Wednesday, April 9, in Seattle. On March 22, Skorjanic said she was trapped in a pocket formed by her broken couch and pieces of her roof. Skorjanic said that she remembers hearing the voices of several men coming to her aid, she had two broken legs and a broken arm. (AP Photo/The Herald, Dan Bates, Pool)

Stephen Colbert, winner of the best writing for a variety series award and the variety series award for 'The Colbert Report' poses backstage at the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre on Sunday Sept. 22, 2013, in Los Angeles.
Steven Colbert, host of Comedy Central’s “Colbert Nation,” will take over the “Late Night” hosting helm next year, after longtime host David Letterman retires. (AP Photo)

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Hall of Fame Inductees Kiss original band members Paul Stanley, Peter Criss, Ace Frehley, and Gene Simmons appear in the press room at the 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on Thursday, April, 10, in New York. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP)

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Massive flames engulf a tractor-trailer and a tour bus just after they collide on Interstate 5, Thursday, April, 10, near Orland, Calif. At least 10 people were killed in the crash, authorities said. (AP Photo/Jeremy Lockett)

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