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Cheating scandal lands Atlanta educators in prison

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 4:22pm
There was nothing routine about a sentencing hearing Tuesday in Atlanta that wrote the final legal chapter of one of the most massive school cheating scandals in the country.
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Judge to Tsarnaev jury: Don't go to Boston Marathon

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 4:22pm
The Boston Marathon is traditionally an event in which people in and around the Massachusetts capital come together, celebrate and enjoy.
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R&B singer Percy Sledge dies

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 4:03pm
Percy Sledge, the R&B belter whose biggest hit, "When a Man Loves a Woman," became a cornerstone of soul music, has died.
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Obama asks Congress to take Cuba off terror list

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 4:03pm
As expected, President Barack Obama recommended Tuesday that Cuba be removed from the U.S. government's list of state sponsors of terrorism. Long sought by the Cuban government, Obama's decision will likely expedite plans to re-establish embassies in both Washington and Havana.
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Bullet ricochets off armadillo, hits mother-in-law

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 2:26pm
A man shot an armadillo and the bullet struck his mother-in-law in the back. CNN affiliate WALB reports.
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Driver shot dead after hitting, killing child

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 2:25pm
An investigation is underway after a a car accident followed by a shooting left three people dead in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. CNN affiliate WTMJ reports.
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Explosive hearing condemns illicit DEA parties

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 2:22pm
DEA Administrator Michele Leonhart is grilled during a House Oversight Committee hearing over a report detailing "sex parties" attended by agents.
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Briny puddles could dot Mars, new research says

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 2:19pm
It's not going to be enough to slake the thirst of the elusive Mars bunny, but scientists say new research seems to support the theory that what looks like a bone-dry red planet during the day could be dotted with tiny puddles of salty water at night.
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Americans wanted these books banned in 2014

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 2:12pm
Books featuring Native Americans, on-the-run alien lovers, gay penguins and middle school theater geeks top the American Library Association's 2014 list of most challenged books.
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Shooting suspect captured sleeping on beach

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 2:06pm
The man accused of shooting and killing an employee at Wayne Community College in Goldsboro, North Carolina, on Monday was arrested early Tuesday in Florida, police say.
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Twins drown as mom tries to fend off bee

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 12:50pm
Two 18-month-old twins drowned after their mother tried to fend off a bee and let go of their stroller, which rolled into a canal, Arizona police said.
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Deputy who shot man turns himself in

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 12:27pm
The Tulsa County reserve deputy who fatally shot a man instead of using his Taser will turn himself in to authorities Tuesday, his attorney said.
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Mom in treatment after leaving quad son in woods

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 12:01pm
The mother of a quadriplegic man who police say was left in the woods for days cannot be extradited to face charges in Philadelphia until she completes an unspecified "treatment," Maryland police said Monday.
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Rita Wilson reveals cancer fight

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 12:00pm
Actress Rita Wilson is speaking out about her battle with breast cancer.
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11 of America's most spectacular libraries

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 11:27am
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Ramp agent falls asleep in plane's cargo hold

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 11:26am
Getting caught napping on the job is never good. Getting caught napping on the job in the cargo hold of a plane takes it to a whole different level.
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Spieth's surprising inspiration

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 11:25am
He might have just won one of sport's most prestigious events, but it wasn't long before Jordan Spieth's thoughts turned to his autistic sister in the glow of victory.
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Outbreak sickens 100 on cruise

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 11:24am
Gastrointestinal illness has gripped 100 people on the cruise ship Celebrity Infinity, according to a report from the Centers for Disease Control.
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150 years later, the bullet still pierces

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 10:57am
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Remembering Lincoln's murder

Tue, 04/14/2015 - 10:57am
On April 14, 1865, an actor and Confederate sympathizer named John Wilkes Booth shot President Abraham Lincoln at Ford's Theatre in Washington. The following morning, less than a week after the end of the Civil War, Lincoln would become the first American president killed in office.
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