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Lady Antebellum tour bus catches fire

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 2:12pm
Lady Antebellum singer Hillary Scott's tour bus caught fire on a Texas freeway Thursday morning, but everyone on board was safely evacuated.
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Couple with rare cancers determined to 'never give up'

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 12:00pm
Ben and Shelby Offrink met in college. It wasn't the most romantic setting -- a study group for calculus-based physics -- but Ben managed to turn it into a story worth telling by cheating.
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Georgia governor signs medical marijuana bill

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 11:59am
The Coxes can rest more comfortably living in Georgia now that their 5-year-old daughter can get the marijuana extract she needs.
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Remains of Pearl Harbor victims to be exhumed

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 11:10am
Remains of up to nearly 400 unaccounted for service members tied to the USS Oklahoma at Pearl Harbor will be exhumed this year, the Defense Department announced Tuesday.
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Florida beach gang rape sickens

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 10:32am
Authorities in Panama City Beach, in the spotlight after video of an alleged gang rape went viral, say it's not the first video of its kind they've seen, and they are sick of it.
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Opinion: The shame of Aaron Hernandez

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 10:11am
The NFL, the Patriots -- and the jury -- did the right thing, but it's hard not to feel sadness over the waste of life for the NFL player and his victim.
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Report: Staff told to forge deputy's records

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 9:37am
Supervisors at the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office were told to forge Robert Bates' training records, and when three of them refused to sign off, they were reassigned to less desirable assignments, the Tulsa World reported.
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The new women warriors: Reviving the fight for equal rights

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 9:18am
Though she certainly wouldn't have called herself one at the time, Bettina Hager suspects she was a feminist by age 6 or 7. She knew she was "supposed to like" pink and instead announced to anyone who'd listen that her favorite color was navy blue. She loved math and was hell-bent on running faster than boys.
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The politics of feminism: An unlikely partnership

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 9:15am
A diehard New York Democrat sits in her congressional office, looking over details of one of her pet bills. In walks a far-right Republican, a woman from the West who was part of the Tea Party Caucus -- the sort who'd seem an obvious adversary.
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Your brain on weed

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 9:04am
Dr. Sanjay Gupta explains how marijuana affects the brain and how pot can be used to treat certain conditions.
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Life sentence, no parole

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 8:56am
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Feds: Guardsmen tried to sell guns, ammo to cartels

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 8:56am
Two active members of the U.S. Army National Guard were arrested in San Diego, California, on Friday for allegedly trying to sell guns, military ammunition and body armor to purported Mexican drug cartel members, law enforcement officials briefed on the federal probe said.
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Aaron Hernandez's downward spiral

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 8:55am
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Remembering victim Odin Lloyd

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 8:54am
Odin Lloyd, who authorities allege was murdered by former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez, carved a reputation as a trophy-accumulating athlete with a mischievous streak, according to relatives.
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Hernandez jury: 'It was hard'

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 8:53am
From late January, when New England was living through one of its bleakest and snowiest winters, to a warm and sunny Wednesday afternoon in April, the jurors in the first-degree murder trial of former NFL star Aaron Hernandez have considered how a promising young athlete who earned millions came to take the life of his onetime friend and future brother-in-law, Odin Lloyd.
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Odin Lloyd's mom: 'I think my heart stopped beating'

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 8:35am
Ursula Ward kept repeating her son's name -- Odin.
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Athletes charged with murder

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 8:35am
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Is America ready for marijuana moguls?

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 8:34am
At first blush, Brian Rogers and Caitlin McGuire seem like any other small business owners -- polite, hardworking and passionate about what they do. But there's the potential for things to get a little awkward when the conversation turns from "hi"s to highs.
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Is marijuana as safe as -- or safer than -- alcohol?

Thu, 04/16/2015 - 8:34am
Looks like the ongoing debate about marijuana legalization in the United States has reached a new high: President Barack Obama's White House.
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