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High school removes signs honoring KKK leader

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 11:59
A Florida school that has long been named after a Confederate general who was the first grand wizard of the Ku Klux Klan is finally taking down signs with his name, according to local media.
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Rory McIlroy opts to play for Ireland not Britain at Rio Olympics

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 11:51
After months of indecision over who to represent, Rory McIlroy announced Wednesday that he will play for Ireland — not Britain — at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
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7-year old shot at World Cup viewing party

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 11:49
A stray bullet grazed the neck of a 7-year-old boy near a site where thousands had gathered to watch a large-screen broadcast of Brazil playing Mexico in the World Cup host city of Fortaleza, police said Wednesday.
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Stephen Baldwin rejects plea deal

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 11:48
Baldwin, 48, was in Manhattan Criminal Court Wednesday for allegedly driving with a suspended license.
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Spurs fan falls from moving car during celebration

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 11:39
An online video from the festivities Sunday after the NBA team won the title shows a man fall face-first and land on the street. But he quickly gets up and then runs after the car.
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Pa. cops collar brute who allegedly targeted man in ‘knockout game’

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 11:28
The brute who punched a homeless man in the face while apparently playing the “knockout game” with friends and posted a video of the attack online is behind bars, police said.
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Unemployment affects health: study

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 11:24
Being out of a job can wreak havoc on not just your emotional state, but also your body, a new Gallup poll indicates.
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Power outage briefly halts subway trains

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 11:22
A brief power outage in the subway halted some trains and had a ripple effect of delays systemwide, the MTA said.
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WATCH: Terrified Kevin Hart faces his roller coaster fears

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 11:21
Kevin Hart agreed to ride along with Jimmy Fallon in order to overcome his fear of roller coasters.
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Middle finger is among 250 new emoji

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 11:21
New emoji may soon be at your disposal for those times when words just won’t cut it.
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Hank Williams III pans casting of Tom Hiddleston to play famous grandfather in biopic

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 11:04
Hank Williams III has given a thumbs down to the casting of a British actor to play his grandfather, Hank Williams Sr., in an upcoming biopic.
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Iran ready to defend holy sites in Iraq

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 11:00
As Sunni militants gain control in parts of Iraq, Iran’s president promised to protect Shiite religious sites in the neighboring country. Millions of Shiite pilgrims — from Iran and the rest of the world — visit Iraq's holy sites each year.
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Numbers of after-school programs in public middle schools to shoot up

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 10:59
The number of public middle schools that offer after-school programs will more than double next fall, officials said Tuesday. The total number of middle schools that will include the programs will jump from 231 to 562 come September.
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Ghana officials deny report of World Cup player revolt

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 10:56
Ghana team officials said Wednesday that reports of a “player revolt” against coach Kwesi Appiah following the 2-1 loss to the United States at the World Cup weren’t true.
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Ranta’s family sues for $15 million

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 10:54
The former wife and children of David Ranta have filed a $15 million lawsuit for the loss of his companionship during the two decades he spent locked up for a murder he did not commit .
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Man faces 95 years for infecting 15-year-old virgin with HIV

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 10:47
A 31-year-old Texas man knew he had HIV when he had sex with a 15-year-old girl, but didn't tell her and ultimately infected her with the disease, authorities said.
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Long Island mom slams cop for 13-year-old daughter’s hit-run death

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 10:41
Bryanna Soplin was crossing Hempstead Turnpike around midnight Sunday in her pajamas after slipping out of her Levittown house while her family was sleeping. She was carrying a purse containing an iPad and $1 in change when she was struck, allegedly by Michael Elardo.
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Calif. teen who stowed-away on plane opens up runaway trip

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 10:35
In April, 15-year-old Yahye Abdi hopped a fence at San Jose International Airport, slipped into a plane's wheel well and survived a 5-hour flight to Maui. Now, the teen's talking about his dangerous escape.
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Queens special education teacher works with kids at homeless shelters

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 10:12
THERE’S NO greater reward for Carla Bentley than seeing one of her students overcome the odds.
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Parents of toddler found next to highway thank hero, deny charges

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 10:11
The parents of a 15-month-old girl who was found crawling along a Georgia highway said they were grateful for the Good Samaritan who found the child and likely saved her life.
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