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Meet the 3-Year-Old Running for Mayor of His Town

Sat, 08/01/2015 - 5:54pm
If elected, James Tufts, 3, will be the tiny town's youngest mayor, beating his older brother, who was also elected at 3, by two days.









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Could Human Beings Ever Reach 'Earth 2.0'?

Sat, 08/01/2015 - 5:41pm
If human beings ruin this planet, the best replacement for Earth might be Kepler-452b.









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Fourth Person Dies in Legionnaires' Outbreak in New York

Sat, 08/01/2015 - 4:27pm
A fourth person has died in what the New York City Health Department is describing as an "unusual" spike in Legionnaires' disease in the Bronx.









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Biden 2016? Veep Is Mulling Presidential Run: Report

Sat, 08/01/2015 - 4:25pm
Biden has said he would make a decision at the end of the summer but The Times said he and his associates were actively exploring getting in the race.









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Conservation Group Fears Cecil the Lion's 'Brother' Killed

Sat, 08/01/2015 - 3:59pm
The brother of a famed lion who was killed by an American dentist in Zimbabwe in early July was killed Saturday, according to a consevation group.









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Suitcase Found By Plane Debris to Be Tested for DNA

Sat, 08/01/2015 - 2:40pm
The suitcase piece was sent to the Criminal Research Institute of the National Gendarmerie in France, where technicians will attempt to extract DNA.









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Bobbi Kristina Brown Funeral Draws Celebrities, Onlookers

Sat, 08/01/2015 - 1:20pm
Brown's funeral in Alpharetta, an Atlanta suburb, was closed to the public, but dozens of well-wishers stood behind police barricades outside.









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Okla. Teens Formally Charged With Murdering Family

Sat, 08/01/2015 - 12:55pm
Robert Bever, 18, and his 16-year-old brother were arrested after their parents and three of their siblings were found stabbed to death on July 22.









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Trump Sues Chef Who Cut Ties After Immigration Comments

Sat, 08/01/2015 - 12:08pm
Jose Andres canceled plans to build a flagship restaurant in one of Trump's hotels following his comments on Mexican immigrants.









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Hunt for MH370 Likely to Last Year Despite Debris Clue

Sat, 08/01/2015 - 11:47am
The hunt for missing Flight MH370 is likely to continue for another year — whether or not an aircraft piece that washed ashore is from the jetliner.









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Another Palestinian Child Dies After Clashes

Sat, 08/01/2015 - 11:45am
A Palestinian youth died at a West Bank hospital following a clash with Israeli troops near Ramallah, one of three confrontations in just hours.









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New Taliban Leader Vows Continued Insurgency: Audio

Sat, 08/01/2015 - 11:20am
Mansour's selection could be a promising development for peace talks, analysts say, if he can persuade other factions to support him.









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Texas Man Injured After Bullet Ricochets Off Armadillo

Sat, 08/01/2015 - 11:04am
The man spotted the armadillo on his property and opened fire, but the bullet ricocheted back, hitting him in his face, an official said.









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New Taliban Leader Vows Continued Insurgency: Audio

Sat, 08/01/2015 - 10:51am
Mansour's selection could be a promising development for peace talks, analysts say, if he can persuade other factions to support him.









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Islanders Flock to 'Special' Beach After Debris Find

Sat, 08/01/2015 - 10:02am
The rocky shoreline where the first possible debris from Flight MH370 was found has captured the imagination of local residents.









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