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'Blade Runner' Is Likely to Leave Prison in 10 Weeks

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 1:31pm
Oscar Pistorius may be released from prison as early as August 21 after South Africa's parole board recommended he be transferred to house arrest.







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Watch Texas Cop Pull Gun on Teens at Pool Party

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 1:29pm
A police officer in McKinney, Texas, is on administrative leave after a video surfaced showing him aggressively confronting teens at a pool party.







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'Tired of the Excuses': Protesters Camp Outside LA Mayor's Home

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 1:22pm
Protesters who want police held accountable in the shooting death of unarmed, mentally ill man Ezell Ford camped out in front of Eric Garcetti's home.







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This Is the Way to Win Elections (But It Makes Governing Harder)

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 12:38pm
First Read is a morning briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter







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Deadly Earthquake Blamed on Tourists' Naked Photos

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 11:42am
Malaysian tribal leaders have blamed a group of Western tourists for causing a deadly earthquake by taking naked photos on a "sacred" mountain.







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The Best and Worst U.S. Cities to Retire

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 11:10am
The Phoenix metro area, including the municipalities of Mesa and Scottsdale, tops the list.







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TSA Fails to ID 73 Airport Workers With Terror Links

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 10:57am
A new report found that the TSA failed to identify 73 aviation employees with active clearance badges with links to terrorism.







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Obama: Court Shouldn't Have Taken Health Law Challenge

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 10:57am
Obama spoke after meeting with leaders of the world's biggest industrial countries.







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Dallas Cowboys to Train with Virtual Reality: Report

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 10:49am
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo can now evade sacks from opposing defenses in virtual reality.







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Firefighters Tackle Huge Blaze at Chemical Warehouse

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 10:30am
Firefighters battled to contain a huge blaze at a Pennsylvania chemical warehouse which sent huge plumes of black smoke into the sky early Monday.







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Jet Skids Off Runway After Landing in Strong Winds

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 10:29am
A United Express plane skidded off the runway as it landed at Buffalo Airport, New York, late Sunday.







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Supreme Court Rules on Jerusalem Passport Issue

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 10:23am
Supreme Court ruled Monday against the American parents of a boy born in Jerusalem who wanted his passport birthplace listed as "Jerusalem, Israel."







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Growing Hope: The Fight for Medical Marijuana for Epileptic Kids

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 9:37am
Over a six month period, NBC News correspondent Harry Smith reports on the potential lifesaving benefits of medicinal marijuana and the emotional journey three Virginia families must take to help their children who suffer from life threatening seizures.







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Dunkin' Donuts in 'Private Test' of Delivery Service

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 9:22am
Dunkin' Donuts may be coming your way—via delivery—next year.







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Apple Wants a Lead Role in Streaming Music

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 9:21am
The maker of iPods and iPhones wants to carve out a leading role in a revolution well under way, with a new, paid streaming-music service.







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