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Prison Standoff Ends With Six Inmates Committing Suicide

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 4:38am
Six inmates who seized weapons from the armory at a Taiwan jail have committed suicide after an overnight hostage standoff.
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Prison Standoff Ends With Six Inmates Committing Suicide

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 4:38am
Six inmates who seized weapons from the armory at a Taiwan jail have committed suicide after an overnight hostage standoff.
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'Exquisitely Horrible': Hostage's Parents Slam U.S. Silence

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 4:20am
The parents of Austin Tice, an American presumably held in Syria for more than two years, say they've been stonewalled by the White House.






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Chapel Hill Mourns After Young Muslims Gunned Down

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 3:11am
Thousands gathered to mourn Deah Shaddy Barakat, his wife Yusor Mohammed and her sister Razan Mohammed Abu-Salha at the UNC-Chapel Hill campus.
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Chapel Hill Mourns Slain Students at Vigil

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 3:11am
Thousands gathered to mourn Deah Shaddy Barakat, his wife Yusor Mohammed and her sister Razan Mohammed Abu-Salha at the UNC-Chapel Hill campus.






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Icebreaker Sent to Rescue Ship Stranded in Antarctic

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 1:49am
An Australian fishing vessel with 27 people on board is trapped in the ice 900 miles north of McMurdo Sound in Antarctica.
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Powerball Numbers Drawn for $500 Million Jackpot

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 1:40am
Officials say the Powerball jackpot has risen to an estimated $500 million, which would make it the fifth largest lottery prize in U.S. history.






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CBS Correspondent Bob Simon Killed in Car Crash

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 12:21am
CBS confirmed that veteran "60 Minutes" correspondent Bob Simon, 73, was killed Wednesday night in a car accident.






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43-Foot Yacht Gets Stuck in Snow in Downtown Boston

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 12:16am
It wasn't smooth sailing in Boston when a boat being towed to a show got stuck in a snowbank. Crews dug it out and it was soon on its way.






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Thousands Gather at Vigil for Three Slain in Chapel Hill

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 11:09pm
More than 2,000 people attended a vigil at the University of North Carolina on Wednesday to mourn a dentistry student, his wife, and her sister.
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'Keep It Moving': Spike Lee on Storytelling and Selma's Snub

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 10:20pm
In an interview with NBCBLK's Amber Payne, Spike Lee speaks out about Oscar snubs and how to deal with being overlooked by the Academy.






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Someone Is Stealing the Little Dogs of Hollywood Hills

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 10:16pm
A string of pet thefts in the posh L.A. community has residents keeping an extra watchful eye on their furry friends.
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Report: Former Knick Anthony Mason Fighting for Life

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 10:03pm
Mason reportedly had congestive heart failure, a heart attack and four surgeries — including the last one that reportedly latest nine hours.
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Little League Scandal Reveals Big Cracks in Pint-Sized Honor Code

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 9:08pm
Little League's stripping of a Chicago team's national title has led to charges of racism, threats and exposed the flaws of an age-old honor system.






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Arizona Teen Forgets Keys, Gets Stuck in Chimney

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 8:57pm
An Arizona teen was OK after a fire crew rescued him from the chimney of his home, where he got stuck because he'd forgotten his house keys.
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Parking Dispute Sparked Killing of 3 in NC, Police Say

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 8:36pm
Craig Stephen Hicks has been charged with the murder of three family members near the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, police said.






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Lawyer: Family Held in Boy's Fake Kidnapping Meant Well

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 8:34pm
"None of these people did anything but try and protect this child from himself," an attorney representing one of four charged in a kidnap plot says.
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SpaceX Launches Satellite but Skips Rocket Landing

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 8:28pm
SpaceX launched the DSCOVR satellite with its Falcon 9 rocket on the third try, but it decided not to try landing the rocket's first stage on a ship.






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'Exquisitely Horrible': Hostage's Parents Slam U.S. Silence

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 8:26pm
The parents of Austin Tice, an American presumably held in Syria for more than two years, say they've been stonewalled by the White House.
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If You Win the Powerball Jackpot, Do This

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 8:23pm
COMMENTARY: Visit a real estate agent? Call a travel agent? Head to the Rolls-Royce dealership? None of the above.






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