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Afghan Guard Kills Three Contractors at Kabul Airport

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 4:46pm
Three contractors working with the international coalition in Afghanistan and an Afghan national were killed in a shootout at Kabul's main airport.






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Prosecutors Lay Out Murder Case Against Aaron Hernandez

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 4:34pm
The jury in the murder trial of former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez is expected to hear the opening statements from prosecutors Thursday.
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Sororities Won't Budge on UVA Frat Bash Ban

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 3:56pm
Leaders of 16 national sororities said they would not back down from a request that its UVA chapters keep members out of frat parties this weekend.






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Eric Frein Pleads Not Guilty in Cop Ambush

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 3:47pm
A survivalist accused of killing one Pennsylvania state trooper and wounding another in a barracks ambush pleaded not guilty on Thursday.
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Gas Blast at Mexico Maternity Hospital, Children Among Dead

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 3:33pm
A gas tank truck exploded outside a maternity and children's hospital in Mexico City on Thursday, collapsing much of the building.






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Record 9 Models Have Zero Driver Deaths

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 3:16pm
A record total of nine models sold during the 2011 model-year have had a death rate of zero, IIHS says.






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Feds Seize 326,000 Pieces of Fake Sports Memorabilia

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 3:13pm
It's a Super Bowl tradition: Federal customs agents announce their haul of fake NFL merchandise.
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Texas Kids Told to Drop Pants After Feces Found in Gym

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 3:09pm
A North Texas school district is investigating after two dozen elementary students were told to pull down their pants, later outraging parents.
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'Scandal' Is Back: What We Need from Olivia Pope

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 3:09pm
We've been saving our white hat, popcorn and red wine for this day. "Scandal" finally returns from its mid-season break tonight.
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The Public vs. Scientists: What Polling Shows About the Divide

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 3:04pm
A new poll compares the public's answers to those of a sample of scientists connected with the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
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Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing on NJ Highway: Cops

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 3:03pm
The plane landed on Route 23 near Paradise and Doremus roads in West Milford around 1 p.m.






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Here's Where the Public Disagrees With Scientists

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 3:02pm
A survey suggests that scientists disagree with the wider public on key scientific issues — and are becoming less hopeful about closing the gap.
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Senate Approves Keystone Pipeline

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 2:38pm
After years of political wrangling, the Republican controlled Senate is poised to pass its first priority of the new Congress.
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Senate Poised to Approve Keystone Pipeline

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 2:38pm
After years of political wrangling, the Republican controlled Senate is poised to pass its first priority of the new Congress.
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Record 9 Models Have Zero Highway Deaths

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 2:31pm
A record total of nine models sold during the 2011 model-year have had a death rate of zero, meaning no one was killed in a crash involving those vehicles during the period studied






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Lindsey Graham Plans to 'Test the Waters' for 2016 Run

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 2:05pm
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) has started a political committee to fund his plan to "test the waters" for a potential 2016 presidential run.
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Dartmouth Bans Hard Alcohol, Addresses Sexual Assaults

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 1:43pm
The Ivy League school announced a plan Thursday to tackle high-risk drinking, sexual assaults and a lack of inclusion on campus.
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AirAsia Co-Pilot Took Jet Up 3,000 Feet Just Before Crash

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 1:22pm
AirAsia Flight 8501 was under the control of the first officer, not the captain, when it climbed about 3,000 feet in 30 seconds before crashing.






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Party Poopers: Not All Democrats Are Sold On Hillary

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 1:09pm
Hillary Clinton faces doubts from two different parts of the Democratic Party about her likely presidential run, even as she remains the overwhelming favorite to win the party's nominations.
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These Are the 5 Worst Ad Blunders in Super Bowl History

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 11:49am
In bungling its Super Bowl ad, GoDaddy joins a crowd.
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