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Scotland

Scottish footballers Barry Ferguson and Allan McGregor receive lifetime bans from the Scottish Football Association and are transfer-listed by Rangers Football Club.

Shooting

Fourteen people die and 26 are injured during a shooting at the American Civic Association in Binghamton, New York.

Riot

Approximately 40 people riot in Clondalkin, near West Dublin, Ireland.

State

The U.S. state of Iowa's Supreme Court legalizes same-sex marriage.

Soldier

Four soldiers die as Thailand's Army and Cambodia's Army exchange gunfire near the Preah Vihear Temple.

France

French police arrest 300 protesters as a NATO summit begins in Strasbourg.

Malaysia

Former Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak is inaugurated as Prime Minister.

U.S.

The United States economy lost 663,000 jobs in March, raising the unemployment rate to 8.5%.

The U.S. unemployment rate reached 8.5 percent, its highest level in a quarter-century, in a sign of the severity of the downturn.