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Woman Found Pushing Dead 3-Year-Old Son in Swing

LA PLATA, Md. (AP) — A woman was found in a Maryland park pushing her dead toddler in a swing, …Read More

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Study: Local Lockups Can Be More Pricey to Run Than Thought

NEW YORK (AP) — Running a jail can be even more expensive than previously thought. A study released Thursday by …Read More

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Teacher Suspended After Showing ‘Fifty Shades’ to Students

ROMNEY, W.Va. (AP) — A West Virginia teacher has been suspended without pay for showing part of the erotic movie …Read More

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Georgia Teacher Accused of Letting Students Have Sex

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. (AP) — An Atlanta-area teacher has been arrested after a parent complained he allowed middle school students …Read More

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Disney World Tells Riders to Stop Using Selfie Sticks

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Disney World is looking to crack down on guests who use selfie sticks on rides at …Read More

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Suicides Rare in Young Kids; Rate Edged Up in Black Boys

CHICAGO (AP) — Suicides by young children are rare and the low rate has held mostly stable for two decades …Read More

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Waco on Guard After Biker Gang Shootout Leaves 9 Dead

WACO, Texas (AP) — Authorities are on guard in Waco after a shootout among rival motorcycle gangs at a restaurant …Read More

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Republicans Criticize Clinton for Not Talking to the Press

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republican presidential hopefuls gathered in Iowa are taking jabs at Democratic candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton …Read More

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Earthquakes on Hawaii Volcano Could Signal New Eruption

HONOLULU (AP) — A series of earthquakes and shifting ground on the slopes of Kilauea have scientists wondering what will …Read More

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Judge: 13-Year-Old Competent to Stand Trial in Fatal Stabbing of 9-Year-Old

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A judge says a 13-year-old boy is competent for trial in the fatal stabbing of …Read More

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Panama City Bans Beach Drinking During Spring Break

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Panama City Beach leaders have voted to ban beach drinking during the month of …Read More

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USDA Creates First Government Label for GMO-Free Products

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Agriculture Department has developed the first government certification and labeling for foods that are free of …Read More

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Hearse with Flag-Draped Coffin Left in Dunkin Doughnuts Parking Lot

NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. (AP) — Two Florida hearse drivers have been fired after they stopped at a doughnut shop …Read More

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15,000 Toy Police Cars Recalled Due to Choking Hazard

NEW YORK (AP) — More than 15,000 toy police cars are being recalled because they can come apart and pose …Read More

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Gas Prices Still Look Low for Summer Even After Spring Surge

NEW YORK (AP) — Drivers who have seen a steady rise in the price of gasoline can relax: They will …Read More

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Man Gets Life Term for Killing Dad, Burying Him Under Porch

BRIDGETON, N.J. (AP) — A southern New Jersey man has been sentenced to life in prison for killing his father …Read More

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North Carolina Officer Burned by Free Coffee Sues Starbucks

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A Raleigh police officer who got a free cup of Starbucks coffee is suing the company …Read More

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Pentagon Accused of Hiding Sex Crimes Info

WASHINGTON (AP) — A senator leading a push to tighten policy on military sex assaults says the number of sex-related …Read More

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Supreme Court Rejects Inmate’s Appeal for Sex-Change Surgery

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from a convicted murderer in Massachusetts who has been seeking …Read More

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Arizona Girl Dies After Swing Set Breaks Suddenly

GILBERT, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities in a Phoenix suburb say a 7-year-old girl is dead and a 14-year-old girl is …Read More

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Student Charged with Lacing Teacher’s Coffee with Saline

BERKELEY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey high school student accused of lacing his Spanish teacher’s iced coffee with …Read More

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FDA Approves Injection for Melting Away Chin Fat

NEW YORK (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration says it approved an injection designed to melt away double-chin fat. …Read More

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Texas A&M Galveston Professor Fails Entire Class

GALVESTON, Texas (AP) — A Texas A&M Galveston professor has failed every student in his strategic management class, berating them …Read More

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California Teen Confesses to Stabbing 9-Year-Old Boy

DISCOVERY BAY, Calif. (AP) — A newspaper says a Northern California teenager has confessed to stabbing to death a 9-year-old …Read More

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