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House Dems Blast GOP Over LGBT Hearing One Month After Orlando

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 7:39pm
Democrats called a GOP-led hearing on the "First Amendment Defense Act," expanding religious refusal rights, anti-LGBT and "hurtful."
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Manhunt On for Suspect in Alleged Plot to Kill Baton Rouge Police

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 7:12pm
Baton Rouge Police Chief Carl Dabadie says they uncovered the plot while investigating a robbery at a pawn shop in the area.
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D.C. Police Chase Causes Capitol Lockdown

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 7:02pm
A police chase that involved a person allegedly firing at officers caused a shelter in place warning at the Capitol and visitors center.
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Alec Baldwin Demands Feds Ban 'Cruel' Bear Pits

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 5:47pm
Baldwin in a letter to the agriculture secretary that zoos must end housing bears in slab cages because they can suffer from zoochosis.
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Family of Philando Castile Plans Lawsuit, Attorney Says

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 5:20pm
But the lawyer, TV judge Glenda Hatchett, wouldn't say Tuesday who would actually be sued.
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Tapes Show Officer Mistook Castile for Robbery Suspect

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 5:18pm
"The two occupants just look like people that were involved in a robbery," an officer says on police recordings obtained by a Minnesota TV station.
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Dow, S&P Close at Record High as Brexit Fears Ease

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 4:36pm
U.S. stocks closed higher Tuesday as fears eased over Brexit and Japan signaled more economic stimulus.
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Holocaust Museum Tells Visitors: Stop Playing Pokemon Go

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 4:20pm
The Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C., has asked players of the viral game Pokémon Go to turn it off and put away their phones.
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FBI Ends Search for Vanished 'Skyjacker' D.B. Cooper

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 3:18pm
The FBI has investigated since a man calling himself Dan Cooper hijacked a Boeing 727 over the Northwest on Nov. 24, 1971.
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President Obama, George W. Bush Pay Tribute to Slain Officers

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 2:46pm
President Obama is set to speak at an interfaith memorial service honoring the five officers killed in the Dallas ambush.
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Pokemon Go Players Robbed

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 1:53pm
Two "Pokemon Go" players say they were robbed while playing the mobile game in an Antelope, California park. KCRA's Kathy Park reports.
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Fatal Shooting Captured on Police Body Cam

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 1:15pm
Oklahoma authorities release police officer body camera showing high-speed chase and fatal shooting of suspect. KJRH's Cori Duke reports. GRAPH
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Wisconsin to Consider 'Blue Lives Matter' Bill

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 1:14pm
A new bill would classify crimes against police and other first responders as hate crimes, increase possible prison time other penalties for offenders
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Philando Castile's Mom: We Need New Laws

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 1:10pm
Valerie Castile says "we as a nation need to address these issues."
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GOP Grills Lynch Over Clinton Email Investigation

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 1:05pm
It was Attorney General Lynch's first appearance before Congress after the Justice Department announced it is not bringing charges against Clinton.
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Penn State Files: Coach Says Colleagues Knew About Sandusky

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 12:50pm
New documents include allegation that Greg Schiano and Tom Bradley were aware of Sandusky's behavior.
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Even Hidden Red Hair Genes Raise Melanoma Risk

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 12:43pm
A new study finds people with certain versions of a red hair gene have a real tendency to lots of cancer-causing mutations.
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Girls Raise $10,000 for Dallas Police With Lemonade Stand

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 10:34am
"We just really feel that every little penny counted."
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Five Times the U.S. Was More Divided Over Race

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 10:22am
How can anyone make the case that a country whose legacy is inexorably linked to slavery has reached a kind of nadir on the issue of race?
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Oldest Park Ranger Back to Work After Being Attacked

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 10:15am
About three weeks after she was brutally attacked and robbed in her Richmond apartment, Betty Reid Soskin is set to return to work.
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