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Judge faces deadline for decision on Indiana abortion law
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- A federal judge is facing a deadline for deciding whether to block a new Indiana law banning abortions sought because of fetal genetic abnormalities....
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Baltimore police: Man charged in death of 8-month-old son
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Authorities in Baltimore say a 22-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the death of his infant son....
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Conn. police more likely to use stun guns on minorities
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Hispanics shot with stun guns by police in Connecticut in 2015 were more likely to be fired upon multiple times than other racial groups, according to an analysis released Thursday of the first statewide data of police stun gun use in the United States....
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Gun shop raffling AR-15 rifle to benefit Orlando victims
MCHENRY, Ill. (AP) -- A suburban Chicago gun shop is raffling a semi-automatic weapon to benefit victims of the nightclub shooting in Orlando....
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FDA warns against eating raw dough amid E. coli fears
WASHINGTON (AP) -- In a warning that's sure to disappoint many who enjoy sneaking a taste of cookie dough, the federal Food and Drug Administration says people shouldn't eat raw dough or batter of any kind due to an ongoing outbreak of illnesses related to a strain of E. coli bacteria found in some batches of flour....
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Judge: 14K cases possibly affected by tainted lab work
HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) -- A New Jersey judge says there could be nearly 15,000 drug cases that were possibly undermined after a forensic lab technician was accused of shoddy work....
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Police: Deputy shoots kidnapping suspect in Kentucky
BARBOURVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Kentucky State Police say they're investigating after a deputy fatally shot a kidnapping suspect in southeastern Kentucky....
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North Carolina woman shot, killed working in her rice garden
MOUNT AIRY, N.C. (AP) -- Authorities in North Carolina say a 60-year-old woman was fatally shot while working in her rice garden....
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Federal action sought for Florida coastline tainted by algae
STUART, Fla. (AP) -- Officials want federal action along a stretch of Florida's Atlantic coast where the governor has declared a state of emergency over algae blooms....
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NTSB identifies probable cause of student's plane crash
FREDERICKSBURG, Va. (AP) -- The National Transportation Safety Board has identified the probable cause of a plane crash in Virginia that killed a 16-year-old student on a solo flight....
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8 rescued after Oklahoma City roller coaster gets stuck
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- No one was injured when a roller coaster at an Oklahoma City amusement park stalled out and stranded eight people, including seven children....
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Prosecutor targeted in kidnapping case suspended
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- The North Carolina prosecutor whose father was kidnapped by a gang leader she prosecuted has been put on paid leave while the district attorney looks into accusations of misconduct on two unrelated cases....
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Hacker takes over Oculus CEO's Twitter, announces new boss
An apparent hacker has used the Twitter account of the CEO and co-founder of Oculus to announce a new head of the company....
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UN extends peacekeeping mission in Darfur
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The U.N. Security Council has voted to extend its peacekeeping mission in Darfur for a year....
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What's Your Reaction to the unfolding scandal involving Justice Michalek and Steve Pigeon?
  Shocked that a judge would be involved
  Surprised maybe just a little
  Sadly, I kind of expect this sort of thing
 
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