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Maryland closes worst jail in America

2 hours 38 min ago
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan on Thursday announced the closure of Baltimore City Jail, a men's detention facility that has been plagued by scandals and corruption investigations for decades.
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Does this man have the most dangerous job in America?

2 hours 39 min ago
Until you get to know Sean D. Tucker, it's hard to understand why he chooses make a living by risking his life.
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Good Samaritan family is gunned down in Montana

2 hours 39 min ago
Trying to be Good Samaritans cost two members of a Montana family their lives and left their daughter wounded.
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Petition to extradite hits threshold for White House response

2 hours 40 min ago
A White House petition requesting that dentist Walter Palmer, who killed a prized lion in Zimbabwe, be extradited to the African nation to face justice should receive a response from the Obama administration.
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D.C. is sinking into the ocean

2 hours 41 min ago
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Recordings capture chaos of Lafayette theater shooting

2 hours 42 min ago
The tension and adrenaline are audible.
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Boy, 15, charged as adult in murder of 8-year-old girl

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 5:56pm
A 15-year-old boy was charged as an adult with murdering and sexual assaulting an 8-year-old girl, whose body was found in a recycling bin after she went missing in Santa Cruz, California, a prosecutor said Wednesday.
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What dentist said about lion hunt

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 4:35pm
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Ex-university cop in shooting death pleads not guilty

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 3:07pm
Former University of Cincinnati Police Officer Ray Tensing pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges of murder and voluntary manslaughter in the July 19 shooting death of Samuel DuBose.
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2 dead in Legionnaires' outbreak

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 3:05pm
Two people have died in a Legionnaires' disease outbreak in New York. Thirty-one cases of the flu-like disease have been reported since mid-July in the South Bronx, the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene said.
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Residents look to revive Austin's shrinking black community

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 3:05pm
Food, football, technology and live music are synonymous with Austin, Texas. Along with its diverse interests, the city is one of the most ethnically diverse in America, with growing Asian and Hispanic communities.
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A young ballclub barnstorms the South

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 12:03pm
The Anderson Monarchs, a Philadelphia baseball team that includes Little League pitcher phenom Mo'ne Davis, embarks on a bus tour to learn civil rights history.
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Libyan symbol of freedom now faces years behind bars in U.S.

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 11:59am
She personified courage as the woman who defied an iron-fisted dictator. Four years later, Eman al-Obeidi is just another inmate in a Colorado jail.
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Why Mets player wept on field

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 11:57am
New York Mets shortstop Wilmer Flores wept during a game after rumors that he'd been traded to the Milwaukee Brewers -- reports that turned out to be false.
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They got Hoffa-ed

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 10:54am
The knock came for Pat Szpunar one afternoon in September 2012. At her door on a quiet corner in Roseville, a northeast suburb of Detroit, stood two local police detectives.
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All grins, Baltimore boy becomes 1st to receive new hands

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 8:11am
Zion Harvey just wanted to swing from the monkey bars.
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Rare blue moon comes Friday

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 7:48am
If anything unusual happens to you Friday, you'll be right to say it was "once in a blue moon."
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St. Marys Legion's Dan Stauffer slides into third base during the Region 8 Tournament.
The St. Marys junior baseball all-star team advanced to the final of the winner's bracket with a 13...
The second-seeded St. Marys Legion baseball team opened the Elk County League playoffs on Wednesday...
Jeffrey Scott Buck Jr., an 18-year-old volunteer firefighter with Lawrence Township Fire Company,...