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Son Shoots Father in Head on Highway: Cops

Wed, 04/08/2015 - 3:38am
A 22-year-old is in custody after authorities said he shot his father as he drove on an interstate in West Conshohocken. He is in critical condition.
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Judge Refuses to Lift Hold on Obama Immigration Action

Wed, 04/08/2015 - 12:23am
A federal judge on Tuesday denied a Justice Department request to lift a temporary hold on President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration.

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Two Black Candidates Elected to Ferguson City Council

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 11:47pm
Unofficial results on Tuesday showed that Wesley Bell and Ella Jones won seats Tuesday. Former mayor Brian Fletcher, who is white, also won a seat.

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N.Y. Teen Gets Accepted to All Eight Ivy League Schools

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 11:20pm
Ekeh, of Elmont, Long Island, applied to 13 colleges, hoping to "maybe" get into Stony Brook University in Long Island, he said.

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Rahm Emanuel Wins 2nd Term as Chicago Mayor

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 9:53pm
Rahm Emanuel won his re-election contest Tuesday night and bested challenger Jesus "Chuy" Garcia to remain in charge of Chicago for four more years.
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Influential Satirist and Ad Maverick Stan Freberg Dies

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 9:11pm
Stan Freberg, the comedic genius behind some of the most popular and subversive ad campaigns of the 20th century, died Monday at 88, his family said.

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Russia Hacked White House, U.S. Officials Say

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 9:02pm
After an investigation, officials say Russia got into the White House computers through vulnerabilities in the State Department's computer network.
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560 Killed in Yemen, Aid Workers Warn of Crisis

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 9:00pm
The dead include dozens of children killed in airstrikes led by Saudi Arabia and in fighting as Shiite rebels try to seize territory.
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Father Who Died With 7 Kids Never Connected Electricity

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 8:31pm
Delmarva Power disconnected a stolen electric meter at the family's home last year, but didn't stop service due to missed payments, the company said.

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Philadelphia Mayoral Candidate Collapses in Debate

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 8:29pm
Philadelphia mayoral candidate Lynne Abraham didn't return to the stage after she collapsed during a debate Tuesday.

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Kansas First to Ban Abortion Procedure

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 8:21pm
Opponents of the procedure call the second-trimester procedure "dismemberment abortions," while supporters say it's the safest way at that stage.
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Three Things to Know About the Ferguson Elections

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 8:03pm
What to watch as three City Council races are decided.

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NASA Scientist: Signs of Alien Life Will Be Found Soon

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 6:19pm
Humanity is on the verge of discovering alien life, the space agency's chief scientist predicts.

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GWAR Denies Stealing Late Singer's Ashes

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 5:48pm
GWAR denied they stole the cremated remains of its lead singer, saying they took possession of his effects because he would have wanted it that way.

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Marathon Bombing Jury Ends First Day Without Verdict

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 5:36pm
The seven women and five men of the Boston Marathon Bombing jury began to weigh 30 criminal counts against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

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Hooters Server Gets $250,000 in Race Discrimination Case

Tue, 04/07/2015 - 5:15pm
A former Baltimore waitress has been awarded more than $250,000 after an arbitrator found that racial discrimination contributed to her firing.

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