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USS Carl Vinson carrier group expected off Korea at end of April

An F/A-18E Super Hornet from the Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 137 "Kestrels" takes off from the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) flight deck in South China Sea, April 12, 2017. China's For...

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Millersville to host 2019, '21 NCAA Division II Field Hockey Championships

Millersville to host 2019, '21 NCAA Division II Field Hockey Championships

The squad last hosted the event in 2015, seeing the Tigers finish second overall and eventually reach the NCAA Super Six. Though the University of Nebraska-Lincoln does not sponsor ice hockey, it subm...

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Dad: Fresno shooting suspect spoke of race war

He claimed insanity and his lawyer requested a psychiatric examination, saying Muhammad "appeared eccentric with some freakish beliefs". A psychiatrist who examined Muhammad believed he had psychosi...

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Mayor Pugh responds to Baltimore Police consent decree approval

Mayor Pugh responds to Baltimore Police consent decree approval

The Justice Department will likely have a hard time rolling back the consent decrees that are already in place, but those in cities with widespread discriminatory and unconstitutional policing will ...

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MOAB death total rises to 94

The initial toll given by Afghan officials for Thursday's strike was 36. The strike using the Massive Ordnance Air Blast bomb, or MOAB, was carried out Thursday against an Islamic State group tunn...

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Fresno police investigating 3 random killings as hate crimes, not terrorism

Fresno police investigating 3 random killings as hate crimes, not terrorism

Muhammad yelled "God is great" in Arabic while being taken into custody. He is also wanted in connection with the fatal shooting last week of an unarmed security guard at a motel in Fresno. Muhammad -...

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Assad allies threaten United States over any new strikes on Syria

Rouhani also condemned use of chemical weapons in Syria, saying it was "regrettable". The U.S. military strategy on Syria has complicated Trump's attempt to warm relations with Russian Federation. "...

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Former NFL Star Aaron Hernandez Found Hanged in Prison Cell

Former NFL Star Aaron Hernandez Found Hanged in Prison Cell

He had hung himself with a bed sheet that he attached to a cell window. "Assistant Deputy Commissioner of Communications Christopher Fallon also says Wednesday that officials had no concern that Her...

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Georgia House race to high-stakes runoff as Trump wades in

The drama hinged on whether Ossoff would win an outright majority of the vote, which would send him to Congress, or if he would fall short of 50 percent and be forced into a June 20 runoff with one ...

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Two men arrested for planning 'violent attack' in run-up to French election

Two men arrested for planning 'violent attack' in run-up to French election

A man walks past electoral posters displaying the presidential candidates, Benoit Hamon, left, Emmanuel Macron, center, and Marine Le Pen in Paris, France, Monday, April 17, 2017. "The security forces...

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Canada police charge woman for smuggling asylum-seekers from US

Canada police charge woman for smuggling asylum-seekers from US

They have filed refugee claims and are living in Canada while they wait for their claims to be decided, police said. Simultaneously on April 14, United States Border Patrol Grand Forks Sector arrest...

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O'Reilly out at Fox News Channel

One of the sources said O'Reilly will be a primary topic. The growing outcry reportedly led to an internal struggle among the Murdochs, who own Fox . Hannity, who has been with the network as a pri...

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Vinyl Music Gives Record Stores a Boost in Digital World

Vinyl Music Gives Record Stores a Boost in Digital World

In recognition of the celebration, Radio Wasteland Records will feature two live musical acts. The store also has a lineup of live bands performing from 12 p.m.to 6 p.m. Kitty-corner from Avalon, Ever...

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Wisconsin will host 2018 NCAA Cross Country

Wisconsin will host 2018 NCAA Cross Country

The NCAA announced Tuesday Omaha will be hosting two sporting events in 2020. "I think the NCAA just has a real high level of confidence in that venue's ability to host those championships and the p...

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Some show kids school is safe after San Bernardino shooting

Some show kids school is safe after San Bernardino shooting

Like others with the condition, Jonathan was social and had an affinity for music, and he brought joy and perspective to his family, Marsden said. But detectives turned up a handwritten letter at An...

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Company sues Arkansas, charging fraud over lethal injection drugs

The legal fight in Arkansas follows that of other states, including Arizona and Oklahoma, where critics argue midazolam, the sedative used in lethal injections, does not put a person in a deep enough...

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Two dead in East Windsor plane crash

Two dead in East Windsor plane crash

The Federal Aviation Administration says the aircraft crashed in the woods shortly after taking off from privately owned airport. A man who identified himself as "Dispatcher 319" at Tolland County D...

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Fresno gunman targeting whites chose 3 men at random

Fresno gunman targeting whites chose 3 men at random

Muhammad will face four counts of murder and two counts of assault with a deadly weapon, officials said. The Fresno Bee newspaper reported that the gunman opened fire with a large-caliber handgun wh...

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Trump orders overhaul of H-1B visa system

Trump orders overhaul of H-1B visa system

U.S. District Judge Tanya S. Chutkan allowed live testimony by individuals, who alleged that they were harmed by the March 6 order, reports the Washington Post. As a result, Gibbs said investors shoul...

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Andrew Cuomo's free college education initiative comes with a catch

Though the legislation eliminates tuition costs for many lower- and middle-income families, for students who exceed the income cap, tuition will increase $200 per year for the next five years at al...

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