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Fourth of July Travel: When (and When Not) to Hit Road

Fri, 07/01/2016 - 5:22am
Millions of people are set to hit the road this holiday weekend. TODAY's Dylan Dreyer looks at the best time to leave, and how to avoid gridlock.
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Taiwan Accidentally Fires Missile Toward Rival China

Fri, 07/01/2016 - 5:11am
A Taiwanese naval ship accidentally fired a supersonic missile in the direction of its arch rival China on Friday.
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A Tibetan Dialect Called 'Mustang' Is Staying Alive in U.S.

Fri, 07/01/2016 - 4:39am
Mustang is a dialect of Tibetan with only 7,500 speakers worldwide — 800 of whom live in the U.S.
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Trump Is Asked About TSA and Muslim 'Heebeejabees'

Fri, 07/01/2016 - 3:38am
Trump faced wild questions at a town hall, including one from a woman who suggested he replace TSA workers wearing "heebeejabees" with veterans.
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State of Emergency Declared Over Algae Blooms in Florida

Fri, 07/01/2016 - 3:22am
The release of millions of gallons of water with blue-green algae is shutting down some of the nation's most beautiful beaches.
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Father Trying to Save Son From ISIS Killed in Istanbul Attack

Fri, 07/01/2016 - 3:16am
Fathi Bayoudh, a doctor and member of the Tunisian military, went to Turkey to bring back his son who had joined the terror group ISIS.
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Boy, 8, Nearly Drowns in Cruise Ship Pool

Fri, 07/01/2016 - 1:13am
An Anthem of the Seas cruise ship that departed New Jersey on Thursday returned to shore after a boy nearly drowned in a pool, officials said.
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Cheese Burglar Makes Off With 20,000 Pounds

Fri, 07/01/2016 - 12:48am
The thief stole an entire truck of cheese from a company in Oak Creek, Wisconsin.
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Girls, 12 and 7, Take 100MPH Joyride in Grandma's Car

Thu, 06/30/2016 - 11:51pm
A witness said the chase reached speeds close to 100 mph.
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Six Rescued From Swift Floodwaters Around Las Vegas

Thu, 06/30/2016 - 10:45pm
Flood control basins and washes filled with water rushing as fast as 30 mph, officials said.
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U.S. Judge Blocks Restrictive Indiana Abortion Law

Thu, 06/30/2016 - 10:24pm
Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky argued that the new state law was unconstitutional and violated women's rights.
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Death Toll Climbs in Istanbul Airport Attack

Thu, 06/30/2016 - 9:40pm
More than 40 people died and more than 200 were injured when assailants with guns and explosives hit the airport Tuesday.
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U.S. Opens Tesla Probe After Fatal Crash in 'Autopilot'

Thu, 06/30/2016 - 9:15pm
NHTSA said preliminary reports indicate the vehicle crash occurred when a tractor-trailer made a left turn in front of the Tesla at an intersection.
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Couple Charged in Beheading of Alleged Rapist

Thu, 06/30/2016 - 8:29pm
A couple has been charged after the killing and decapitation of the woman's alleged rapist, authorities said Thursday.
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Nightly News Full Broadcast (June 30th)

Thu, 06/30/2016 - 7:43pm
In Thursday night's broadcast: new airbag warning affecting hundreds of thousands of drivers, high alert for travelers at America's airports, and a new trial for "Serial's" Adnan Syed.
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Adnan Syed, Subject of 'Serial,' Granted New Trial

Thu, 06/30/2016 - 6:03pm
Syed was granted a new trial on Thursday after a post-conviction hearing in February in which his attorneys argued he had received ineffective counsel and that a potential alibi witness had been overlooked by his lawyer.
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