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'Philly Jesus' Arrested in Apple Store

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 11:08pm
The infamous Philly Jesus, born Michael Grant, was charged with disorderly conduct and defiant trespassing.
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Purple Grain: N. Dakota Farmer Plows Prince Symbol in Field

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 10:58pm
A retiree in a tiny community in North Dakota has paid tribute to Prince in perhaps the most unique way a farmer can.
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NY Students Indicted For Lying About Racial Attack

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 10:31pm
The indictment also accused the students of assaulting — or attempting to assault — passengers on the Albany bus that they claimed to have been attacked on.
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Wrestling Hall of Fame Boots Dennis Hastert

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 10:00pm
The Hall of Fame said this is the first time it has ever revoked its highest honors for anyone in its 40 years of existence.
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Here's 'Hamilton' Creator Lin-Manuel Miranda's Message to Puerto Rico

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 9:34pm
Puerto Rico has missed the May 1st deadline to begin paying back creditors. "Hamilton" creator Lin-Manuel Miranda has a message for the peop
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Man's Protest of Bathroom Policy Causes Panic in Target

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 8:16pm
An 'active shooter' report inside a Chicago-area Target led to the arrest of a man who said he was protesting the store's bathroom policies.
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Toddler Survives 90-Foot Cliff Fall That Killed Mom

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 7:50pm
'His foot wiggled on a rock and he started to go down. She just did what she instinctively thought to do and that was go after him.'
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Trauma on the Monkey Bars? Playground Concussions on Rise

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 7:34pm
Playground concussions are on the rise, according to a new government study, and monkey bars and swings are most often involved.
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No Charges for Police in Man's Death After Repeat Tasings

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 7:06pm
Prosecutors have decided not to charge officers in the death of Linwood Lambert, a Virginia man who died in custody after repeated tasings in 2013
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This Dad is Melting Thousands of Crayons for Sick Kids

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 7:02pm
Brian Ware collects thousands of used crayons, which he then melts down and reshapes into new crayons for children at local hospitals.
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U.S. Cruise Ship Docks in Havana for First Time in More Than 50 Years

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 6:51pm
The cruise ship's historic voyage is the latest signal of closer ties being forged between the U.S. and Cuba amid a return to diplomatic relations.
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Hulk Sues Gawker, Again, Over Racist Comment Leak

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 5:59pm
The ex-pro wrestler's new lawsuit comes on the heels of winning a $140 million verdict in a sex tape claim against Gawker.
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White House: We're Cool With Larry Wilmore's N-Word

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 5:47pm
The president 'said that he appreciated the spirit of the sentiments that Mr. Wilmore expressed,' White House press secretary Josh Earnest said.
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Supreme Court Rejects Appeal Against $15 Minimum Wage

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 5:40pm
The Supreme Court will not hear a challenge to Seattle's $15-an-hour minimum wage from franchise owners who say the law discriminates against them.
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Image Released of Missing Florida Air Force Vet Mom

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 5:35pm
The image appeared to show 30-year-old Tricia Todd 'in good spirits' in a grocery store, officials said.
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FBI at Home of Reputed Mobster Linked to Art Heist

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 5:33pm
The FBI is at the Manchester, CT home of Robert Gentile, a reputed mobster who the FBI has accused of being linked to stolen paintings.
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Scientists Eye 3 New Earth-Sized Worlds in Hunt for E.T.

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 5:32pm
Astronomers searching for life beyond our solar system may need to look no farther than a little, feeble nearby star.
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Feds Foil Alleged Plot to Bomb Jewish Center

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 4:47pm
The FBI says the man planned to claim it was an ISIS attack to 'make it look like it's ISIS here in America.'
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Obama Hasn't Read Secret 9/11 Pages: White House

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 4:32pm
'I'm not sure that he felt that it was necessary for him to read those 28 pages,' press secretary Josh Earnest said Monday.
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Man Convicted of Brooklyn Murder Exonerated After 52 Years

Mon, 05/02/2016 - 4:27pm
Come November, 81-year-old Paul Gatling will get to do something that many Americans take for granted — he'll get to vote.
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