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Alligator Kills Texas Man During Late-Night Swim

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 11:44pm
A man was killed early Friday when an alligator attacked him during a late-night swim at a Southeast Texas marina, according to police.









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'Enjoy Your Ride' Sign Found in Baltimore Police Van

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 10:55pm
The sign appearing to taunt prisoners was found months after a handcuffed man suffered a fatal spinal injury while in a police van in April.









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Watch Incredible Lightning Flash Over Cinderella's Castle

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 10:43pm
Lightning flashes over Cinderella's Castle at Magic Kingdom park in Walt Disney World Resort in Florida.









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Check Out These Fun Fourth of July Facts

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 9:41pm
Some things you may not have known about America's birthday.









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Solar-Powered Plane Makes Historic Landing in Hawaii

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 9:19pm
The single-seater carried pilot Andre Borschberg with the help of 17,000 solar cells across ten thousand miles.









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Longtime Mormon Leader Boyd Packer Dies at 90

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 8:35pm
The cause of death was related to his age, according to the church, which said he spent his decades of devotion immersed in scripture.









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Shocking Summer: Lightning Deaths Could Surge in July

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 8:08pm
Already this year, there have been 15 fatalities in the U.S., and the number could easily surge past last year's total of 26, forecasters warn.









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NASCAR Distances Itself From Donald Trump

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 7:59pm
The motorsports series said it will not hold its season-ending awards ceremony at the Trump National Doral Miami after recent inflammatory remarks.









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Medical Chopper Crashes, Killing Pilot and Injuring Two

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 7:45pm
The AStar AS350 B3 helicopter crashed in Frisco, Colorado, at around 2:42 p.m. outside of a hospital, officials said. No patients were on board.









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Iran Hints 'Good' Deal Could Lead to Its Help Against ISIS

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 7:24pm
It's the first time that Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has made any mention of taking part in combating violent extremists.









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On Alert: Security Ramped Up as Holiday Arrives

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 6:06pm
Federal officials have warned of a higher risk of terrorism over the holiday.









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Police Use Stun Grenades on Greek Protesters Before Vote

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 5:49pm
The scuffles between police and a few dozen black clad protesters in Athens occurred during a rally opposing a deal with creditors.









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After Tragic Setback, Spaceport America Goes to Plan B

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 5:23pm
When Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo broke up over the Mojave Desert eight months ago, the shock wave was felt more than 800 miles away in New Mexico.









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How an FBI Agent Who Arrested Addicts Became One

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 3:37pm
Matthew Lowry faces more than 7 years in prison after pleading guilty to stealing heroin from evidence to feed a habit that began with painkillers.









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How Hot Dog Eating Contest Became July 4 Tradition

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 3:34pm
The annual Nathan's Famous Fourth of July hot dog eating contest takes place Saturday at Coney Island in New York.









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Accused SF Killer Should Have Been Deported: Officials

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 2:59pm
Francisco Sanchez, who is accused of fatally shooting a woman in Francisco, had a "detainer" on his status in jail.









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