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White House says Assad may be preparing chemical attack

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The White House says it has found "potential" evidence that Syria is preparing for another chemical weapons attack.Read more

Woman convicted in death of girl locked in plastic storage box

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An Arizona woman was convicted of first-degree murder Monday in the death of her 10-year-old cousin who was locked in a small plastic storage box in triple-digit heat.Read more

Weed killer ingredient going on California list as cancerous

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Regulators in California took a pivotal step on Monday toward becoming the first state to require the popular weed killer Roundup to come with a label warning that it's...Read more

Man indicted for murder of Google employee slain during jog

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A man accused of killing a Google employee who went out for a run near her mother's Massachusetts home last summer has been indicted for murder.Read more


Wisconsin wants 'Making a Murderer' inmate to stay in jail

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Wisconsin attorneys asked a federal appeals court Monday to keep an inmate featured in the Netxflix series "Making a Murderer" behind bars while they fight a second...Read more

Pharmacy boss blamed for meningitis outbreak gets 9 years

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The co-owner of a pharmacy deemed responsible for the deaths of 76 people in a national meningitis outbreak tearfully apologized to the victims on Monday and was...Read more

Flint airport officer stabbed in attack released from hospital

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An officer who was stabbed at an airport in Flint, Michigan, last week has been released from the hospitalRead more

University of South Carolina student dies in apparent hiking accident in Peru

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University of South Carolina officials say a medical student has died in an apparent hiking accident while on a medical outreach mission trip in Peru.Read more

President's media strategy creating friction

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White House press secretary Sean Spicer's briefing with reporters turned testy on Monday.Read more

Vandals obliterate info on Emmett Till marker in Mississippi

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A civil rights historical marker in Mississippi has been vandalized, obliterating information about black teenager Emmett Till, who was kidnapped and lynched in 1955.Read more

Spokeswoman: Cosby town hall's about education, not assault

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A spokeswoman for Bill Cosby is clarifying the purpose of the comedian's planned town hall meetings after she and a colleague initially appeared to draw a link between...Read more