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San Antonio Schools Investigating Video Showing Officer Body-Slamming Girl to the Ground
April 6, 2016

Stockbyte/Thinkstock(SAN ANTONIO, Texas) — A shocking video appearing to show a school police officer body-slamming a young girl has prompted an…

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School Bus Crash in Baltimore County Sends 9 to Hospital, Officials Say
April 6, 2016

iStock/Thinkstock(BALTIMORE) — A school bus crashed in Baltimore County, Maryland, sending eight students and the driver to a local hospital with…

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United Flight Returns to Hawaii Because of Fuel Issues Due to Headwinds
April 6, 2016

iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(SAN FRANCISCO) — A United Airlines flight head to San Francisco returned to Hawaii Sunday afternoon after only two hours…

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Video of Road Rage Incident Shows Drivers Speeding Down Wrong Lane
April 6, 2016

iStock/Thinkstock(MIAMI) — A high-speed altercation between a motorcyclist and a car driver on a southern Florida highway, caught on video, has…

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Mississippi's 'Religious Freedom' Bill: What to Know About the New 'Sweeping Anti-LGBT Law'
April 6, 2016

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant signed House Bill 1523 into law on Tuesday, and while supporters believe the new…

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Navy’s Famous 'Dixie Cup' Hats to Be Worn by Women
April 6, 2016

U.S. Navy(WASHINGTON) — Female recruits for the U.S. Navy will soon make history by wearing the same hats, or “covers,” as…

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Oregon Girls' Softball Team Files Title IX Lawsuit Against School District
April 6, 2016

DigitalVision/Thinkstock(LAKE OSWEGO, Ore) — An Oregon high school softball team is suing the school district, saying it failed to provide equal…

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Coal King Gets One Year in Prison After Deadly Mine Disaster
April 6, 2016

ABC News(CHARLESTON, W.Va.) — A West Virginia judge ruled Wednesday that coal King Don Blankenship will head behind bars for a…

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Once Dangerous California City Takes New Approach to Combat Gun Violence
April 6, 2016

ABC News(RICHMOND, Calif.) — Dawaun Rice is just 19 years old, but he’s already lost seven friends to gun violence, he…

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George Mason Changes Law School Name to Avoid 'Controversial' Acronym
April 6, 2016

U.S. Supreme Court(ARLINGTON, Va.) — George Mason University is adjusting the name of its law school after it was renamed in…

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