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Native Americans Quit Adam Sandler Film Over Racist Jokes

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 7:41am
A group of Native American actors walked off the set of Adam Sandler's latest movie over racially charged jokes and stereotyping, according to reports.






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How Much Will New Royal Baby Boost U.K. Economy?

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 7:40am
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will soon head back to the same London hospital where Duchess Kate gave birth to their first child, George. They're hoping once again for a natural birth. NBC's Keir Simmons reports.
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Colleagues Questioned Tulsa Deputy's Behavior in 2008

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 7:35am
A sergeant told a captain that Robert Bates was using his personal vehicle to make unauthorized traffic stops, a violation of sheriff's department policy.
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Cops: Sex Offender Stole School Bus, Tried to Pick Up Kid

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 6:44am
Patrick James Fredricksen was arrested after the Emery County Sheriff's Office received a report of a suspicious man driving a school bus.






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Vet's Wife Says Insurance Snafu Nixed Critical Operation

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 6:24am
"I feel scared. I have got two daughters," the 41-year-old from Lakewood, Wash. told NBC News.






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Wild Weather to Worsen as Twister Threat Intensifies

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 5:39am
Friday brings the potential of "very large" hail, damaging winds and twisters, according to the National Weather Service.
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How Hubble Began New Chapter in Space Exploration

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 5:25am
On April 24, 1990, the Hubble Space Telescope was launched aboard the space shuttle Discovery, beginning a new chapter in space exploration.






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The Week in Pictures

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 5:22am
Dramatic lightning strikes, protests against brutality, migrants rescued and more.
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Jeweler Pulls Bollywood Star's 'Racist' Ad

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 4:23am
The ad shows Aishwarya Rai Bachchan reclining under a parasol held by a boy of darker skin.
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'Everybody Loves Raymond' Actor Commits Suicide at 19

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 4:06am
Child actor Sawyer Sweeten, whom Americans watched grow up on the hit TV show "Everybody Loves Raymond," committed suicide, his sister said in a statement.






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Too Little Too Late? EU to Triple Funds for Migrant Rescues

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 3:52am
Critics called it a face-saving operation that did not go far enough to emulate an Italian rescue mission abandoned six months ago.
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'Everybody Loves Raymond' Actor Commits Suicide at 19

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 2:47am
Child actor Sawyer Sweeten, whom Americans watched grow up on the hit TV show "Everybody Loves Raymond," committed suicide, his sister said in a statement.
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Fossils Suggest Humans Played Role in Neanderthals' End

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 10:39pm
Ancient teeth from Italy suggest that the arrival of modern humans in Western Europe coincided with the demise of Neanderthals there, researchers say.
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Women Soldiers Make History in Integrated Ranger School

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 10:29pm
A group of female soldiers made history this week after earning a place in the first integrated Ranger Course Assessment at Fort Benning, Georgia.






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'F--- This Court': Woman Rips Judge in Bleep-Filled Filing

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 10:15pm
A woman upset that a judge dismissed her $10 billion lawsuit against Georgia officials responded with a tirade calling the judge an "old geezer."






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Tornadoes Touch Down as Severe Storms Threaten South, Plains

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 10:11pm
The region braced for "a greater threat" of widespread severe weather bringing heavy rain and more twisters on Friday, forecasters said.






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Police Lawyer: Fatally Injured Freddie Gray Lacked Belt

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 10:02pm
Unbelted detainees have been paralyzed and even killed in the past by rough police van transports. It even has a name: "nickel rides."
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Transgender Teen Wins Right to Wear Makeup in DMV Photo

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 9:42pm
A South Carolina transgender teen has won the right to wear makeup in her driver's license photo as part of a settlement with the state's Department of Motor Vehicles announced on Wednesday.
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Woman Stole Dying NYC Fashion Exec's Identity: Cops

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 9:35pm
A woman stole a New York City fashion executive's identity, withdrawing thousands of dollars from her bank account as she was dying in the hospital, police said.
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The Real 'Rosie the Riveter' Dies at 92

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 8:27pm
Mary Doyle Keefe, the telephone operator whom Norman Rockwell beefed up for iconic Saturday Evening Post cover in 1943, has died at 92.
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