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Does Killing Lions for Sport Actually Help Save Them?

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 5:46am
The killing of Cecil the lion has reignited a debate about whether big game hunting helps fund conservation efforts that would otherwise wither.









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Wife Runs Over and Kills Husband, Crashes Through House

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 4:19am
An elderly woman who mistook the gas pedal for the brake ran over and killed her husband Wednesday, according to the California Highway Patrol.









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2 Killed, Dozens Sickened by Legionnaires' Outbreak

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 4:00am
Thirty-one cases have been reported in south Bronx neighborhoods since July 10, the Health Department said. Two of the people died.









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This Shoplifter Stole $1,800 in Cosmetics: Cops

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 2:16am
A woman caught on surveillance cameras is wanted for stealing hundreds of dollars in cosmetics from a California beauty supply store, police said.









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UVA Grads Sue Rolling Stone Over Retracted Rape Article

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 11:34pm
The three fraternity members said they were subject to "vicious and hurtful attacks" after an article, since discredited and retracted, was published.









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Florida Man Charged in Death of Transgender Woman

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 11:29pm
Keith Gaillard, 18, of Tampa, turned himself in to authorities and is charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of India Clarke.









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Dispatcher Who Hung Up on 911 Caller Resigns

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 10:59pm
Matthew Sanchez allegedly refused to help after a 911 caller used foul language while trying to get assistance for a teen who had been shot.









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MH370 Search: How Currents Could Have Carried Debris

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 10:32pm
Scientifically speaking, there's no reason the airplane fragment found on Reunion island couldn't be from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.









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Suspected Serial Killer Investigated in Nine States

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 10:27pm
Neal Falls, the man killed by an escort he met online, is being now investigated in deaths and disappearances in nine states, authorities say.









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Girlfriend of MH370 Passenger: Debris Could Dim Hope

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 8:48pm
"If it is from the plane than any hope that I might have had that this plane landed safely somewhere is harder to believe," Sarah Bajc said.









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MH370 Clue? Debris Found on Remote Island Eyed as 777 Part

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 8:29pm
French investigators are studying the fragment, found by a crew cleaning the coastline of an island off southern Africa.









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Brady Agent: Goodell Trying to Distract From Other Fumbles

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 7:56pm
The agent representing star NFL quarterback Tom Brady on Wednesday suggested the league's commissioner upheld a four-game suspension over under-inflated balls to distract the public from criticism of an inconsistent disciplinary record.









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Whoa Constrictor! 18-Foot Python Captured in Florida

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 7:50pm
Florida researchers tracking invasive species captured a Burmese Python more than 18 feet long.









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12-Year-Old's Plea Sparks Huge And Heartwarming Response

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 7:30pm
Matthew Flores had no books at home and no money for bus fare to the library, so he turned to his mailman for junk mail to read - what happened next went viral.









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Family of Samuel DuBose Calls for Peace After Indictment

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 7:16pm
The family of Samuel DuBose is calling for peace following the release of the body camera video that captured the moment when DuBose was killed.









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Patriots Owner Rips League for Going After Brady

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 7:11pm
"I continue to believe and unequivocally support Tom Brady," owner Robert Kraft said.









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Family of Alleged ISIS Inspired Bomb Plotter Says Claims Not True

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 5:30pm
Harlem Suarez, 23, was arrested this week on charges that he planned to detonate a nail-packed bomb at a Florida beach.









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Photo Shows Virgin Galactic Pilot Parachuting to Safety

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 5:00pm
A stunning photo shows how one of two pilots survived the midair breakup of Virgin Galactic's prototype commercial tourism spacecraft.









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Mysterious Red Arcs Found on Saturn's Icy Moon

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 4:29pm
Strange red lines stretching across the surface of Saturn's icy moon Tethys have been discovered by NASA's Cassini spacecraft.What are they?









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Dentist's Lion Kill May Result in 10 Cubs' Deaths: Expert

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 4:26pm
Conservation experts who have been tracking Cecil told NBC News on Wednesday that Walter James Palmer's actions could spark a "cascade of effects."









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