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Watch the Scary Moment Fan Grabs Taylor Swift on Stage

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 8:01am
Taylor Swift was mid performance when the fan lunged out and grabbed her leg.









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Cop Killer on the Loose After Slaying in Louisiana

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 8:01am
"We'll continue searching until suspect is caught and brought to justice," Shreveport Police spokesman, Corporal Marcus Hines told NBC News.









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Toilet Trouble: Pilot Wields Ax to Free Tanked Passenger

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 8:00am
Most airline cabin crews use the seat-belt sign and a polite announcement to tell passengers to sit down — but one pilot in Sweden wielded an ax.









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70 Years After Hiroshima, World Still Has 16,000 Nukes

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 7:24am
Seventy years after the U.S. dropped the first wartime atomic bomb, nine nations are estimated to own around 16,000 nuclear weapons between them.









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Thursday's Top 7 News Stories

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 7:22am
From a plane part being confirmed as a piece of missing MH370 to the highly anticipated GOP debate, see the stories we're following today.









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Remnants of Year's Most Powerful Storm Aims at Taiwan

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 6:25am
"It will hit Taiwan as a major typhoon," said Weather Channel forecaster Michael Palmer, who predicted damaging winds and flooding rains.









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Cecil's Killer Hires Security Firm to Guard Home: Reports

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 5:57am
Walter Palmer, the dentist who shot Cecil the lion, has reportedly hired private security firm Global Investigative Group to protect his Florida home.









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Dating-Site Scammers Tear Hearts, Empty Wallets

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 5:27am
For thousands of people each year, the search for love online ends not just with a broken heart, but an empty bank account.









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Plane Window Found on Reunion Island: Malaysia Official

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 5:14am
Malaysia's transport minister said Thursday that more aircraft debris, including a plane window, has been collected on Reunion Island.









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Catching a Kingpin: U.S. Offers $5M 'El Chapo' Reward

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 4:50am
The U.S. government has offered a hefty reward for information leading to the recapture of one of the world's most wanted drug kingpins.









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Tennessee Theater Attacker Said to Have Schizophrenia

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 4:47am
Police will investigate the background of a man who allegedly attacked movie patrons with pepper spray and an ax before being killed by police.









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Busta Rhymes Injures Gym-Goer With Protein Drink: Cops

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 3:28am
Rapper Busta Rhymes was arrested on assault charges for throwing a protein drink at the back of another man's head at a gym, according to police.









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Alaskan Woman Mauled by Bear While Jogging

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 3:27am
The 20-year-old woman is recovering from the Tuesday night attack.









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Island Wreckage Is From Missing Malaysian Jet: Officials

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 2:08am
Debris found on Reunion Island is from flight MH370, officials confirm.









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Cosby Ordered to Testify Under Oath in Huth Lawsuit

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 12:52am
A judge set a date of Oct. 9 for Cosby to give a deposition in a lawsuit brought by a woman who accused him of molestation in 1974, when she was 15.









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Ex-Clippers Owner Donald Sterling Files for Divorce

Wed, 08/05/2015 - 10:50pm
Sterling, 81, cited "irreconcilable differences" in in paperwork submitted to the Los Angeles Superior Court, attorney Bobby Samini said.









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