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Accused Campus Killer Claimed Troubled Childhood

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 10:12pm
The homeless teenager accused of murdering a University of Texas freshman was quoted in a high school magazine describing an abusive home.









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Washington Psych Hospital Reports Third Inmate Missing

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 9:18pm
A state agency said a patient that walked off from an escorted trip is not connected to the escape of two other patients, including an alleged killer.









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Arrest Made in Killing of University of Texas Student

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 8:19pm
Haruka Weiser, an 18-year-old dance and theater major, was last seen alive on the Austin campus Sunday night before she was reported missing Monday.









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Petition Calls for Removal of Trump's Hollywood Star

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 8:15pm
Nearly 16,000 people have signed the petition, but the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce has already rebuffed efforts to have a star removed.









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Man Gets Grow-Your-Own Throat Replacement

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 8:06pm
A man who lost much of his throat to a bad infection grew a replacement on a mesh tube usually used to prop open clogged arteries.









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Judge Rules Wisconsin Right-to-Work Law Unconstitutional

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 7:43pm
The law, championed by Gov. Scott Walker, prohibit companies from reaching deals requiring all workers to pay union dues.









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Springsteen Cancels N.C. Show Over Law Seen as Anti-LGBT

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 7:35pm
The new legislation requires citizens to use restrooms that match the gender listed on their birth certificate.









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Suit Challenging Cruz Eligibility Reaches Supreme Court

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 7:30pm
The suit arguing Cruz does not meet the Constitution's requirement that a candidate has to be a "natural born" citizen is not likely to go anywhere.









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Syrian Regime Releases American Prisoner

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 5:42pm
The Washington Post and Associated Press identified the American as Kevin Patrick Dawes, 33.









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Yeast Infection Ruins First U.S. Uterus Transplant

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 5:36pm
It's an everyday infection that affects nearly all American women, and it ruined the first U.S. uterus transplant.









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Show It All: Charting the Week's Top Stories

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 5:33pm
The race for president saw drama on both sides this week, while some overseas leaders scrambled to defend themselves after a damning documents leak.









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Ex-Sailor Wrongly Convicted of Murder Freed After 33 Years

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 3:20pm
A former sailor who spent more than half his life behind bars for a rape and murder he did not commit was freed from a VIrginia prison.









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FDA Moves to Ban Cancer-Causing Pork Antibiotic

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 3:19pm
The Food and Drug Administration proposed banning an antibiotic used to fatten up pigs for slaughter, saying the company that makes it hasn't proved i









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Camera Catches Paddle Boarder-Shark Collision

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 2:30pm
A camera captures Florida paddle boarder's shocking encounter with a large shark. WPTV's Chris Stewart reports.









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Kerry's Visit to Hiroshima Raises Questions for Obama

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 1:48pm
Secretary of State John Kerry will become the highest ranking U.S. official to pay his respects at the sight of the atomic bomb in Hiroshima.









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Accused Killer Who Escaped From Psych Hospital Is Spotted

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 10:23am
Anthony Garver, 28, is accused of fatally stabbing a woman 24 times. He and another patient escaped from a psychiatric facility Wednesday.









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A Chill on Campus as Cops Hunt University of Texas Killer

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 10:21am
As the University of Texas at Austin community gathers to make sense of a young female student's killing, officials are urging caution.









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Democrats Block Obama's SEC Nominees Over Political Money Fight

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 9:44am
Opposition from top Senate Democrats on Thursday stalled two of President Barack Obama's picks for the Securities and Exchange Commission.









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Kerry Makes Unannounced Visit to Baghdad

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 7:41am
Secretary of State John Kerry made an unannounced visit to Baghdad on Friday.









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There Is Growing Evidence That Fasting Diets Really Work

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 5:10am
The medical community is now saying there are benefits to fasting, beyond losing weight, despite criticized but now gaining scientific endorsement.









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