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Suspect in Facebook murder found dead, Cleveland police confirm

Pennsylvania state police said Steve Stephens was spotted on Tuesday morning in Erie County, in the state's north-west corner. Police said the motive for the shooting was likely linked to persona...

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The Fate of the Furious Beats Star Wars for Record Opening Weekend

The film made $433.2 million overseas, surpassing the record $316.7 million that Jurassic World made abroad in its first weekend in 2015. As the eighth film has been such a success Fast & Furious ...

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Fugitive Mexican politician wanted on organised crime charges held in Guatemala

Investigators were said to have found a set of documents linking the ex-governor's wife Karime Macias de Duarte directly to the preparation and execution of actions to divert public resources for the ...

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Zuckerberg Offers Condolences After Killing Posted On Facebook

Zuckerberg Offers Condolences After Killing Posted On Facebook

Pennsylvania State troopers hit Cleveland Facebook killer Steve Stephens' auto from behind in order to stop him, a witness said . Williams said Pennsylvania state police received a tip shortly ...

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'Solely Based on Race': Three Dead in Fresno Shooting Spree

Three persons were killed when a man went on a shooting spree in the US's California state, a media report has said. Dyer said that police examined Muhammad's Facebook account, where they found "s...

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Former Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn says he's running again

Former Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn says he's running again

He also opposes the construction of a controversial new youth jail-at least as it's now designed. "That's great", said McGinn. Asked about Murray's recent scandal, McGinn declined to comment, noting...

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Grand Canyon officials continue search for missing hikers

Tapeats Creek, where Lou-Ann Merrell and Jackson Standefer, 14, lost their footing during a family trip, is not particularly hard to hike for experienced backpackers, said Chris Forsyth, president of ...

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McConnell vindicated as Supreme Court nominee confirmed

McConnell vindicated as Supreme Court nominee confirmed

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Kentucky, then moved to change the rules so that the 60-vote threshold to advance Supreme Court nominations is now eliminated. The Sierra Club launched a vide...

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First woman to run Boston Marathon completes race again 50 years later

First woman to run Boston Marathon completes race again 50 years later

She finished in a time of 4:44:31, receiving widespread admiration and applause from fellow runners and on social media. "What a way to start the race". Semple, who died in 1988, maintained he was try...

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Tax returns due at midnight April 18

Tax returns due at midnight April 18

Taxpayers who are not ready to file can request an extension, which gives them until October 16 to file, but does not extend the payment deadline, if taxes are owed. You will then receive a confirmati...

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Georgia House race down to 2 candidates, plus Trump, Pelosi

Because the liberal candidate was not able to cross the 50 percent threshold, he will now compete in a runoff on June 20th against Handel. She's had a shaky record as a fundraiser, and hasn't won an e...

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Facebook slaying suspect Steve Stephens dead

Stephens' mother, Maggie Green said her son told her a day before the shooting that it would be the last time she would see him, according to media reports. "This is a horrific crime and we do not...

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Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez hangs himself in prison, officials say

Fallon. Hernandez hung himself with a bed sheet that he attached to his cell window, and tried blocking the cell door with various items. Mr. Hernandez was in a single cell in a general population...

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High-profile Georgia congressional race heads to a runoff

However, Republicans were quick to point out that the vast majority of that cash came from out of state. At 11:05 p.m., Decision Desk HQ broke the news on Twitter that Fulton County was experien...

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Supreme Court blocks Arkansas executions

Gov. Asa Hutchinson had set an aggressive schedule of eight executions by the end of April, when the state's supply of midazolam, a key lethal injection drug, expires. McKesson Medical-Surgical Inc. o...

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Homeland Security chief backtracks on splitting families crossing border

Homeland Security chief backtracks on splitting families crossing border

On Wednesday, Customs and Border Protection released its apprehension numbers for the month of March, which continue to show a sharp decline. Private contractors seeking to get in on the ground fl...

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Army veteran with prosthetic leg carries woman across Boston Marathon finish line

Army veteran with prosthetic leg carries woman across Boston Marathon finish line

Of her legacy, Switzer said it came as no surprise that women continued to embrace the "sense of empowerment" that came from running. But when the race started, the organising director ran onto the ...

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NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament Coming to Hartford in 2019

NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament Coming to Hartford in 2019

MSU will host the events in conjunction with the Greater Lansing Sports Authority. The organization would be renamed the National Collegiate Athletic Association in 1910. The Blue Demons hosted NCAA...

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ME loses bid to host 2019 NCAA hockey regional

Buffalo was among the 10 finalists the last time Frozen Fours were awarded by the NCAA, but Boston, Tampa, Chicago and St. Paul, Minn., were selected as host sites for 2015-18. Both Allentown regional...

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Dozens of kids participate in Easter egg hunt in Unicoi Co

Dozens of kids participate in Easter egg hunt in Unicoi Co

For other parents, the Easter bunny and the promise of sweet treats achieve the same. "It's my first year helping out and I just like helping the little kids get some Easter eggs", she said. Whoever...

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GOP lawmakers push water quality bill as session winds down

GOP lawmakers push water quality bill as session winds down

The red glare of bottle rockets may soon be legal again in Iowa, thanks to a bill that is on it's way to Governor Branstad's desk, after being passed Tuesday by the Iowa House. Two GOP-led Senate comm...

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Cavs go 2-0 up in Pacers playoff

The only score that matters is 2-0. "We're right there of what we know we can become, and we'll figure it out", added James, who contributed 25 points, 10 rebounds and seven assists. "We're just not...

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North ready for all-out war

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is expected to reassure Japan of American commitment to reining in North Korea's nuclear and missile ambitions on Tuesday, after warning that U.S. Sunday's launch failur...

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Georgia Democrat Ossoff Gets Liberal Groups Fundraising Push

Estes defeated civil rights lawyer James Thompson by only about five percentage points, suggesting some backlash against Republicans since November. IL is generally thought of as a deep blue state....

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First Woman to Officially Run Boston Marathon Makes Triumphant Return

First Woman to Officially Run Boston Marathon Makes Triumphant Return

Inside, another line of runners was there on Tuesday to celebrate Kathrine Switzer. Both victors were running in their first Boston Marathons. Spitzer said her return to the race in 2017 was a way t...

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PA State Police: "Facebook Killer" Stephens Killed Himself in Erie County

Pennsylvania State Police officers found Stephens in Erie County, Pennsylvania, after getting a tip around 11am local time from a "concerned citizen" who saw Stephens at a McDonald's, Major William ...

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No talks with Palestinian inmates on hunger strike

The strike coincides with Palestinian Prisoners Day, which is annually marked on the 17th of April, a month dedicated to Palestinian prisoners. The publication of the essay in the New York Times...

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Timeline: Ivanka Trump goes to Washington, and sales surge

Timeline: Ivanka Trump goes to Washington, and sales surge

The presidency seems to be doing more for the Trump brand than the Trumps are doing for the presidency. Trump is no longer running the brand, and she has shifted its assets to a family-run trust val...

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Berkeley police arrest 13 during Tax Day rallies

But Randall Pitre, of San Dimas, California, said the issue is transparency, adding that nobody knows if it's a big deal "because we don't know what he's hiding". A man is hit during pro- and anti-Tru...

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Runoff likely in much-watched US congressional race

Runoff likely in much-watched US congressional race

The last member in the seat was Tom Price , now Health and Human Services secretary, who won reelection in 2016 with roughly 60 percent of the vote. Barring that scenario the two most successful cand...

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