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PETA asks LSU to stop using captive tigers as mascots
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- Two animal rights groups are asking that Louisiana State University stop using captive tigers as mascots a day after LSU said its mascot was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer....
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10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:...
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Ex-police officer sentenced to life in prison for child porn
FORT PIERCE, Fla. (AP) -- A former Florida police officer has been sentenced to life in federal prison after pleading guilty to several child exploitation and child pornography charges....
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After 2014 daycare crash, 1 Florida county mandates barriers
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Commissioners in a Florida county beset by a deadly daycare crash in 2014 have voted to require new daycare centers on busy roads to have outside protective barriers that could stop oncoming vehicles....
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Zoo Miami's 18-year-old Komodo dragon 'Khaos' dies
MIAMI (AP) -- Zoo Miami officials say an 18-year-old Komodo dragon named Khaos has died....
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Report: Performer used wrong accelerant in school accident
DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- A federal investigation has revealed more details about what went wrong when a fire-breather accidentally set himself ablaze during a South Florida high school pep rally....
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Texas man dies in hang gliding accident in central Florida
GROVELAND, Fla. (AP) -- Deputies say a Texas man was killed in a weekend hang gliding accident in central Florida....
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Jury finds man guilty in fatal Virginia nightclub shooting
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- A man has been found guilty of fatally shooting another man inside a Richmond nightclub....
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Hearing set on future of violence-plagued New Orleans jail
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- A federal judge is set to hear arguments on whether he should take the drastic step of stripping an elected sheriff of his authority to run the violence-plagued New Orleans jail....
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FBI director to speak at Birmingham civil rights conference
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -- The director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation is scheduled to speak in Birmingham, Alabama, as part of a conference on civil rights and law enforcement....
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Prosecution, defense offer opposite views of Alabama speaker
OPELIKA, Ala. (AP) -- Prosecutors and defense lawyers offered jurors opposing views of Alabama House speaker Mike Hubbard as he went on trial on felony ethics charges....
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Guccifer to plead guilty to hacking Bush family emails
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) -- A judge is expected to take a guilty plea from the Romanian hacker known as Guccifer, who is charged with breaking into computer accounts of the Bush family and others....
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Mount Vernon exhibit looks at Washington as slaveholder
MOUNT VERNON, Va. (AP) -- It is the unavoidable Achilles' heel in the reputation of George Washington and so many other Founding Fathers: that men who risked their lives to protect their nation's liberty were also slaveholders....
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Suspect in Charleston church shooting faces highest penalty
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Nearly a year after the brutal shooting deaths of nine black parishioners at a Charleston, South Carolina, church, the U.S. Justice Department announced Tuesday its intent to seek the death penalty against the man facing federal hate crime charges in the killings....
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Phoenix-area police seek suspect after 2 hit by gunfire
PHOENIX (AP) -- Authorities say they're searching for at least one suspect after a motorist in the Phoenix area was hit by gunfire, another was wounded in a carjacking, and a patrol cruiser was struck by a bullet....
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