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'Thunderstruck' Judge Backs Charges in Tamir Rice Killing

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 7:30pm
Acting under an unusual Ohio law, a judge says Cleveland cops Timothy Loehmann and Frank Garmback can face charges in the killing of Tamir Rice.







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What Life Is Like for Those Inside Escapee Search Zone

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 7:27pm
The search is concentrated on a quiet, wooded corner of upstate New York.







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'Car Surfing' to Blame in 16-Year-Old Girl's Death

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 7:19pm
Police believe a Cedar Rapids teen was riding on the bumper of a car when she fell off and suffered fatal injuries.







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Senator Caught Joking Lindsey Graham is a 'Bro With No Ho'

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 6:24pm
A spokeswoman for Kirk said, "This was a joke between friends."







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Twitter CEO Dick Costolo to Step Down on July 1

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 5:48pm
Twitter CEO Dick Costolo will step down on July 1 and be replaced temporarily with founder Jack Dorsey, the company announced.







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Slain American Said Fighting ISIS Was 'Right Thing'

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 5:41pm
The family of Keith Broomfield says he was aware of what he was doing by going to Syria to fight ISIS but he went there because he cared for people and felt fighting ISIS was the right thing to do.







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Union Says Hackers Have Data on Every Federal Employee

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 5:33pm
The president of the American Federation of Government Employees said in a letter it believes the cyberattack is worse than the government has said.







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Simulated Mars Missions Help Make Real Dinosaur Finds

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 4:34pm
Volunteers who participate in make-believe Mars missions for science's sake are helping paleontologists find real-life dinosaur fossils in Utah.







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Pipe Dream: Is Desalinating the Pacific a Drought Fix?

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 3:54pm
With the only desalination facility in California, Sand City is inspiring the state to utilize the Pacific Ocean during the historic drought.







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Judge Who Donated to Hastert Campaign Can Stay on Case

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 3:53pm
Both prosecutors and defense lawyers decided Federal Judge Thomas Durkin does not have to be disqualified.







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'The American Dream' Dies at 69

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 3:37pm
WWE said in a statement that it is "deeply saddened" by his death, and that he was "one of the most captivating and charismatic figures" in the sport.







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D.B. Cooper Hunter Has Wild Crash

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 2:37pm
An ex-Navy SEAL who crashed his dirt bike down a ravine says he survived 24 hours by using his iPhone charger to make a splint for his broken leg.







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Art of the Con: How Did Escaped Killer Woo Prison Worker?

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 2:33pm
A prison worker may have been "charmed" into helping a pair of convicted killers escape a maximum security lockup. How does that happen?







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Déjà Vu? U.S. Weighing Bigger Military Footprint in Iraq

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 2:20pm
The U.S. is considering opening additional bases in Iraq.







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Mom Who Put Kids in Freezer Flips Off Court

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 1:51pm
Blair, 35, did not testify during Thursday's custody hearing, instead directing her obscene gestures at the fathers of her dead children.







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Doctors Felt Germanwings Co-Pilot Unfit to Fly: Prosecutor

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 1:30pm
The Marseille prosecutor told reporters on Thursday that co-pilot Andreas Lubitz had seen seven doctors within the month before the March 24 crash.







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Is John Kasich Too Cranky To Be President?

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 12:49pm
He could be a top contender for the GOP nomination. But first, he might want to get people to stop calling him a jerk.







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'She Thought It Was Love': Prison Worker Charmed by Escapee

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 12:40pm
Authorities in New York, Vermont and elsewhere were still searching on Thursday for Richard Matt and David Sweat.







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Governor: Escaped Killers 'Will Do Whatever It Takes'

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 12:39pm
The inmates have been missing since Saturday after a daring escape from a maximum-security prison in New York.







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Pioneering Jazz Saxophonist Ornette Coleman Dies at 85

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 12:38pm
Ornette Coleman died on Thursday morning in New York at the age of 85, according to his publicist.







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