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Far From the Oscars: Real 'Sniper' Story Reaches Finale

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 4:55pm
The film inspired by the murder of Navy Seal Chris Kyle is up for six Oscars on Sunday as the trial of his killer heads to the jury this week.






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Possible Molly Overdoses Send 11 Students to Hospital

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 4:46pm
"Initial indication in all of these cases is that the students took Molly (MDMA) last night," Wesleyan University Dean Michael Whaley said.
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Possible Molly Overdoses Send 6 Students to Hospital

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 4:46pm
"Initial indication in all of these cases is that the students took Molly (MDMA) last night," Wesleyan University Dean Michael Whaley said.
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Jerusalem Mayor Wrestles Knife Attacker to Ground

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 4:14pm
Jerusalem's mayor Nir Barkat and his bodyguard stopped a knife assault on a man, wrestling the attacker to the ground, officials said.






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Homeland Chief Calls for Vigilance After Mall Threats

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 2:43pm
DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson said that the public needs to be "particularly vigilant" in the face of threats like the latest one against the Mall of America.






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Exclusive Drone Footage Over Frozen Niagara Falls

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 2:04pm
The bitter cold temperatures have turned Niagara Falls into a beautiful series of frozen falls.
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Paying Ransom Only Encourages ISIS: Senator

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 1:54pm
The Republican senator from Tennessee responded to Kayla Mueller's father's comments about America's hostage policy.
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Gordon Advised Not to Meet Brown's Visitation Demands

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 1:37pm
Nick Gordon's lawyers said the young man has offered to meet with Bobbi Kristina Brown's father, but Bobby Brown has denied his requests.
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More Snow Slams East Coast, Ice in Store for South

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 1:34pm
A new winter storm is expected to bring snow and ice to an area stretching from the Southern Rockies and Southwest to the Southern Plains on Sunday.






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Lightning Strikes Illuminate Skies Above Volcano

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 1:25pm
A long exposure captures lightning near the crater of Mount Sinabung volcano on Indonesia's Sumatra island.






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Oscar Nominees Put Science in the Spotlight

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 1:23pm
The Oscar buzz is helping to make scientific subjects ranging from cryptography to wormholes and the "Theory of Everything" anything but ho-hum.






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War of Words Continues Over Bobbi Kristina Brown

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 12:46pm
Bobby Brown, the father of the 21-year-old, blasted claims by her boyfriend, Nick Gordon, that he is being prevented from seeing her in the hospital.






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Skin Patch May Protect Against Peanut Allergy

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 12:44pm
A skin patch containing peanut protein allows people to consume tiny amounts of the allergen without reacting, a new study shows.
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Woman Who Allegedly Lured Teens to Syria Is 'Disgrace': Kin

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 12:03pm
Aqsa Mahmood left her Glasgow home to marry an ISIS militant Syria. Officials fear she recruited three U.K. teens, who were last seen Tuesday.
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Oscar Predictions: Experts Pick Tonight's Big Winners

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 10:49am
"Boyhood" and "Birdman" are expected to duke it out for Best Picture.
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Oscars 2015: Here's What Will Win Best Picture

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 10:14am
The two are being called a "50/50 tossup" to claim Best Picture at the Academy Awards, but the contest could allow another film to sneak through.






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Whale Freed After a Week Stuck in a Fishing Line

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 9:51am
A humpback whale is freed after being tangled in fishing line. The whale's tail became wrapped up in synthetic line attached to a buoy nearly a week ago in Hawaii.
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Rebels Order Pullback, but Ukraine Says Armor Arriving

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 9:14am
A senior pro-Russian rebel commander said separatist forces were due to begin withdrawing heavy weapons from the front line in east Ukraine on Sunday.






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Turkey Launches Cross-Border Raid to Evacuate Troops, Tomb

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 9:01am
Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said on Twitter that in addition to the troops guarding the tomb, the tomb of Suleyman Shah was also moved.






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Is This Ex-Military Dictator the Answer to Boko Haram?

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 7:59am
Retired Gen. Muhammadu Buhari is standing against Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan in what looks the country's closest ever political race.






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