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Loose nut costs Air Force $62.4 million in accident

5 hours 4 min ago
A reconnaissance airplane almost crashed in April, endangering the lives of 27 airmen aboard the plane -- all because a retaining nut connecting oxygen tubing was not tightened properly, accident investigators have determined. The report blamed a private defense contracting company for the accident.








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Governor: We need universal background checks

5 hours 49 min ago
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe called Thursday for eliminating gun law loopholes and establishing universal background checks after his state was rocked just a day earlier by the murder of two journalists during a live TV broadcast.








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New words in the dictionary? Awesomesauce!

5 hours 51 min ago
New words! In the dictionary! So exciting! If there were only a word to describe just how exciting.








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Hawking: There may be a way through black holes

6 hours 1 min ago
Want to know what happens after you pass through a black hole? Just look around you. You might land in another universe that is similar to our own, if Stephen Hawking is right. Or in a very different one.








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'Rock star' reporter, photographer 'an incredible person'

7 hours 11 min ago
Reporter Alison Parker was 24. A "rock star." "The most radiant woman I ever met," in the words of a colleague.








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An England that no longer exists

8 hours 39 min ago









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Police officer killed while answering domestic disturbance call

9 hours 6 min ago
One police officer was wounded and taken to a hospital after a shooting Wednesday in Sunset, Louisiana, State Patrol Master Trooper Brooks David said.








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Court orders Kentucky clerk to issue marriage licenses

9 hours 7 min ago
Same-sex couples fighting for the right to marry won yet another legal victory Wednesday -- this time in Kentucky, though the county clerk on the other side of the battle might not be ready to throw in the towel yet.








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Ex-student accused of rape says he lied about sex

9 hours 7 min ago
Speaking in a calm and assured tone, the graduate of a prestigious New England prep school on trial for rape testified Wednesday that he put on a condom but didn't have sex with a female fellow student because it "didn't feel like the right move."








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Fraternity suspended for banners

9 hours 8 min ago









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Frozen green beans recalled over listeria scare

9 hours 9 min ago
General Mills is recalling a "limited quantity" of frozen green beans after a package of them tested positive for listeria.








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Tropical storm heads into Caribbean

9 hours 10 min ago









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Killer's 23-page rant is filled with rage and praise

9 hours 16 min ago
Bryce Williams voiced a host of anger-laced grievances, as well as some praise, in a disjointed 23-page document authorities say he wrote and faxed after shooting two WDBJ-TV journalists live on air Wednesday -- killings that he attempted to explain.








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What's wrong with this Caitlyn Jenner Halloween costume?

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 4:59pm
Halloween is a long way off but one costume already has emerged as controversial.








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Who was Vester Flanagan/Bryce Williams?

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 3:42pm
The man who police say killed two journalists during a live broadcast Wednesday was no stranger to WDBJ-TV. He was Bryce Williams, a former reporter for the Roanoke, Virginia, station who was fired two years ago.








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Photographer's last image: The shooter

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 3:37pm
Police are actively searching for this gunman who shot two reporters on live television in Virginia.








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Photos: The victims

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 3:37pm









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