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Live Anthrax Sent to 51 Labs in 17 States

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 7:13pm
Kits containing live anthrax were sent to 51 labs in 17 states, Washington, D.C., and three foreign countries.







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Terror Suspect Killed by Police Was Plotting Beheading: FBI

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 7:09pm
The deadly chain of events began Tuesday morning, when five officers and federal agents encountered Rahim at the parking lot of a CVS in Boston.







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FIFA Bribery Scandal Involved Two World Cups: Ex-Official

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 6:35pm
The FIFA bribery and corruption scandal involved FIFA's decisions on who should host at least two World Cups, according to federal court documents.







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Chafee Calls for Peace, Metric System in 2016 Announcement

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 6:29pm
Former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee announced he is running for president on Wednesday, becoming the third Democrat to challenge Hillary Clinton.







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Internal Affairs Clears Cop in Tony Robinson's Death

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 6:06pm
Madison, Wisconsin Police Officer Matthew Kenny didn't violate departmental policies when he killed 19-year-old Tony Robinson, an internal probe said.







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350-Year-Old Preserved Corpse Discovered

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 5:59pm
Timelapse video shows a French archaeological team working on the fully preserved corpse of a 17th century noblewoman, Louise de Quengo, Lady of Brefeillac. She was found buried in a lead-lined coffin at a Jacobin convent, still wearing her bonnet and cape.







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Airline Apologizes After Muslim Woman Denied Diet Coke

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 5:21pm
A flight attendant involved in a kerfuffle over a can of Diet Coke will no longer serve customers, United Airlines said in an apology.







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Damaged Wing Grounds Solar Impulse Plane For a Week

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 5:12pm
The same inclement weather that forced Solar Impulse down in Japan also caused wing damage that will keep the plane down for about a week.







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Is U.S. Claim of 10,000 ISIS Dead Believable?

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 4:54pm
A U.S. diplomat's assertion that airstrikes had killed 10,000 ISIS fighters has raised questions about how the government compiled the estimate.







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U.S. Tourist Killed by Lion Worked on 'Game of Thrones'

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 4:28pm
The family of an American tourist who was attacked and killed by a lion in South Africa has posted a moving tribute to her online.







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Why Brides Are Flocking to This Tiny Post Office

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 4:09pm
In the ghost town of Bridal Veil, Oregon, stands a small post office with a highly sought after postmark.







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Director Sorry He Cast Emma Stone as Asian American

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 3:42pm
After a flurry of criticism over alleged "whitewashing" of roles in his recent film, "Aloha," director Cameron Crowe issued an apology on Tuesday.







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Retirement Crisis: Many Older Americans Have No Savings

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 3:27pm
A new GAO analysis finds that among households with members aged 55 or older, nearly 29 percent have neither retirement savings nor a pension plan.







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Bus, Tractor-Trailer Crash in Pennsylvania, Killing 3

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 2:20pm
Three people died and at least 13 were hurt in a crash between a bus carrying Italian tourists and a tractor-trailer in the Pocono Mountain region.







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Patriot Act or Not, America is Losing Its Privacy

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 2:09pm
Amidst the recent drama in Congress over government surveillance and phone data, a larger point has gone missing.







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Prosecutors Will Seek Death Penalty in Holly Bobo Murder

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 12:54pm
The suspects were each arraigned in Decatur County court Wednesday in Bobo's 2011 murder. They pleaded not guilty.







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House to Vote on Medical Marijuana Amendments

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 12:54pm
The House voted on several pro-pot amendments on Wednesday aimed at tackling conflicts between the feds and state and local marijuana laws.







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U.S. Response to 9/11 Was 'Overreaction,' Academic Says

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 12:27pm
America's response the 9/11 terror attacks was an "overreaction," incoming Oxford Vice-Chancellor Dr. Louise Richardson said.







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New Charges Against Cleveland Cop Michael Brelo

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 12:11pm
A Cleveland police officer who was acquitted last month in a fatal 2012 shooting faces new charges, this time for assaulting his brother.







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Why You May Be Spending Too Much Money at the Pump

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 11:46am
Experts warn that many American motorists are spending more than they need at the pump on higher-octane fuels than their cars actually need.







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