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Inmates Riot in Australia Prison Takeover

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 1:51am
Aerial footage from Channel 7 News showed prisoners running in the yard with covered faces, lighting fires and using weapons to attack the prison.









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Report: Phil Mickelson Tied to Illegal Gambling Case

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 9:16pm
Millions of Phil Mickelson's money was linked to a gambling probe according to new report.









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Dad Arrested for Fare Evasion While Holding Child: I Paid!

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 8:23pm
The Philadelphia father who was grabbed from the neck by a SEPTA police officer and arrested for allegedly skipping out on a El fare as he clutched his toddler says he paid for the train ride.









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PayPal Backs Down on Controversial Robocall Policy

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 8:11pm
PayPal's controversial new policy would have automatically "opted in" its users to receive robocalls and text messages from the company.









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Puerto Rico Gov.: We Can't Let Debt Bring Us To Our Knees

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 7:57pm
Puerto Rico's Gov.









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Supreme Court Upholds Controversial Lethal Injection

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 7:19pm










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Falling Drone Knocks Woman Out at Seattle Pride Parade

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 7:17pm
The 2-pound drone left the woman with "not a gentle concussion," police say.









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Flee to the South: David Sweat Reveals Escape Plan

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 7:12pm
Two New York prison escapees initially wanted to go to Mexico, but were unable to when their getaway car driver backed out, Gov. Cuomo said Monday.









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Prehistoric Worm Sported 30 Legs, Dozens of Spikes

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 7:12pm
A spiky, wormlike creature with 30 legs is one of the first known animals on Earth to develop protective armor, a new fossil shows.









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One in Three Americans Owns a Gun, Study Finds

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 7:09pm
A new study aimed at figuring out who owns gun in the U.S. and why suggests that about a third of Americans have at least one.









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'Completely Gone': Washington Fire Burns Dozens of Homes

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 7:04pm
A fast Washington wildfire that jumped from roof to roof is now partly contained, but parts of Wenatchee continue to burn.









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Rosetta Probe Sees Signs of Ice on Comet Surface

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 7:04pm
Patches of water ice appear to be speckled across the surface of a comet, according to a new study using observations from a European space probe.









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OPM Suspends Background Check System in Wake of Hack

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 4:54pm
The Electronic Questionnaires for Investigations Processing system will be offline for four to six weeks.









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U.S. Is World's Number 2 Spanish-Speaking Country

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 4:36pm
A Spanish-language institute says the U.S. is the second largest Spanish-speaking country in the world.









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Jeb Bush Says Confederate Flag a 'Racist' Symbol

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 4:31pm
Jeb Bush said Monday that the Confederate flag has become a "racist" symbol and applauded efforts to remove the flag outside the South Carolina State Capitol after a racially motivated church shooting.









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Exonerated Death Row Inmate Dies of Cancer in New Orleans

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 4:27pm
Glenn Ford, a former death row inmate who served 30 years in a Louisiana prison for a murder he didn't commit, died early Monday morning.









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Stocks Dealt Worst Day of Year Amid Greek Crisis

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 4:21pm
The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 350 points, or 2 percent, to 17,596 Monday.









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Supreme Court Blocks Texas Abortion Clinic Rules

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 3:59pm
Opponents say the law, which would have taken effect Wednesday, would force all but nine abortion clinics in Texas to close.









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Death Penalty Case Inflames Supreme Court Passions

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 2:55pm
Four justices spoke as the decision was announced, the most in recent memory









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