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Connecticut man wants guns taken by state in son's arrest

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:11pm
A Litchfield man wants his guns back after they were confiscated at his home by state police during his son's arrest on charges of selling marijuana.
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Nebraska school principal apologizes for flier that advises students not to tell on bullies

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:04pm
A Nebraska school principal has apologized for sending fifth-grade students home with a flier that advises those who are bullied to not tattle on their tormentors.
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Police: Student who jumped to death in Denver ate more than recommended serving of pot cookie

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:04pm
Authorities say a Wyoming college student who jumped to his death from a Denver hotel balcony ate more than the recommended serving of a marijuana cookie.
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New Hampshire death penalty repeal fails by 1 vote as state senate votes to leave it intact

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:57am
New Hampshire's Senate has voted to leave intact the state's centuries-old death penalty.
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Cancer-stricken former priest seeks jury's leniency after sodomy convictions for 1970s abuse

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:57am
A lawyer for a former priest convicted on felony sex abuse charges is asking a jury to be lenient on James Schook, who has terminal cancer.
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Man hit with $525 fine at VA hospital after not paying for soda refill

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:44am
A South Carolina construction worker is out of a job and on the hook to pay a $525 federal fine after he refilled his 89-cent drink without ponying up at a Veterans Affairs hospital.
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NJ man saves kids after their mom allegedly drives van into river

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:15am
A woman tried to drown her three teenage children by driving a van into a river, police said, but all four of them were rescued by a man who said he heard screaming from the partially submerged vehicle.
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3 more Washington mudslide victims identified; 4 names left on list of missing in debris

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 10:52am
Authorities have identified three more bodies pulled from the debris of the mudslide that swept through the Washington town of Oso last month, leaving four names left on the list of the missing.
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Man fined $525 for refilling drink at South Carolina hospital without paying 89 cents

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 10:36am
A man who helped himself to a refill of his 89-cent drink at a Veterans Affairs hospital found it cost a lot more than he expected when he was fined $525.
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New Jersey mom charged with trying to kill her 3 children by driving van into river

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 10:30am
A southern New Jersey woman is accused of trying to drown her three teenage children by driving a van into the Delaware River.
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Texas man executed for killing three members of same family

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 3:00am
A man convicted of fatally stabbing his ex-girlfriend, her young son and her mother 13 years ago at a home in Corpus Christi was executed by Texas prison officials Wednesday.
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Troopers: Car killed girl, injured others as it crashed through central Fla. day care building

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 8:49pm
When a car crashed into a central Florida day care last week, it slammed through the playroom where it hit three children — killing one of them and seriously injuring two others — and left 10 more people injured by flying debris, the Florida Highway Patrol reported Wednesday.
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15 injured after fire truck rams into California restaurant

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 8:34pm
Two fire trucks answering a call collided at an intersection in a Los Angeles suburb Wednesday, sending one careening into a restaurant and leaving 15 people injured, including several firefighters.
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Texas executes man for fatally stabbing 3 members of Corpus Christi family 13 years ago

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 8:13pm
A man convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend, her young son and her mother 13 years ago at a Corpus Christi home has been executed by Texas prison authorities.
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Texas fertilizer plant explosion: Victims choose closure over answers

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 7:11pm
Families of the 15 people killed in a massive explosion at a Texas fertilizer plant have spent the year since the blast navigating the difficult balance between moving forward and digging for answers from the past.
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1 dead, 3 injured in Tennessee explosives plant fire

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 7:04pm
One person has died and three others have been injured in a fire at a plant that makes explosives in McEwen.
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Indiana faces deadline on new education standards after dropping Common Core

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 6:17pm
As the first state to drop the national Common Core learning standards, Indiana is rushing to approve new state-crafted benchmarks in time for teachers to use them this fall, and education leaders from across the nation are closely watching.
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Fate of new Indiana education standards uncertain as tight deadline for approval approaches

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 6:08pm
The national spotlight is on Indiana's education leaders as they speed toward a deadline to replace Common Core learning standards with benchmarks crafted by the state.
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Portland reservoir flush planned after teen cited for urination

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 5:33pm
Portland officials are once again preparing to flush millions of gallons of treated water because someone urinated in a city reservoir.
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Big Flush II: Teen cited for urinating in city water; Portland to drain 38 million gallons

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 5:21pm
Once again, Portland officials are preparing to flush millions of gallons of treated water because a young person urinated into a city reservoir.
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