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Funeral to draw large crowd in support of Oregon protester

The funeral for the man killed by law enforcement during the armed takeover of an Oregon wildlife refuge is expected to draw supporters from around the western U.S. to a small town in Utah

Texas authorities move 'affluenza' teen to adult jail

The Texas teenager who used an "affluenza" defense in a fatal drunken-driving wreck is being transferred to an adult jail

France Now Won't Let Its Grocery Stores Throw Away Unsold Food

France is the first country to pass and now enforce a law that makes it illegal for grocery stores to discard food that's about to expire.

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Cavemen ate better than you think

Cavemen may have eaten much better than we thought. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Twitter moves to actively seek out terrorist supporters

Twitter is now using spam-fighting technology to seek out accounts that might be promoting terrorist activity and is proactively looking at other accounts related to those flagged for possible removal, the company announced Friday

UN: Zika virus should spark review of birth control access

The U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights says laws and policies that restrict access to birth control services must be repealed amid the explosive outbreak of the Zika virus

You Won't Want To Miss James Franco's 'Zola Tells All' Movie

The 148-tweet story and the Rolling Stone article that followed caught the attention of James Franco, who will direct the film.

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Activists: Syrian government closes in on Daraa

A Britain-based monitoring group reports that the Syrian Army and allied militias have retaken a town at the doorstep of Daraa, a contested city that lies between Damascus and the Jordan border

FDNY: 1 dead, 2 seriously hurt in Manhattan crane collapse

Fire officials say one person is dead and two others are seriously injured following a crane collapse in Lower Manhattan

Court rejects AG Kane's request to reinstate law license

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is declining to reinstate the suspended law license of Pennsylvania's attorney general as she fights criminal charges of leaking secret grand jury material and lying about it

Officials Investigating What Caused A NYC Crane To Collapse, Killing 1

A 330-ton crane collapsed in New York City, and officials are trying to find the cause.

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Experiment could mean big step towards nuclear fusion

An experiment in Germany could be a large step in the direction of giving the world the clean, seemingly endless energy that would be nuclear fusion. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Woman Attended Her Own Funeral After Husband Tried To Have Her Killed

In an interview with the BBC, Noela Rukundo said her husband jumped and started screaming when he saw her.

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Apple now accepting your banged-up iPhone

For the first time, Apple is accepting iPhones with cracked screens or broken buttons for anyone wanting to upgrade

The Latest: Brazil finds active Zika virus in urine, saliva

The head of a top Brazilian health research institute says its scientists have discovered the presence of active Zika virus in urine and saliva samples

Stocks edge lower in early trading following jobs report

The stock market edges lower after the government reported only modest job growth last month

More Couples Aren't Sleeping Together, But Lost Love Isn't Always Why

More people are saying they prefer sleeping alone than with their partner, but that doesn't always mean the relationship is in trouble.

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Satellite images show more NKorea preps for rocket launch

A U.S. website says that North Korea appears to have brought in fuel in preparation for a rocket launch it plans to conduct in defiance of international sanctions this month

Canada eases certain sanctions against Iran

Canada has dropped many of the sanctions it imposed on Iran over that country's nuclear ambitions

Russia says it will offer new ideas to restart Syria talks

Russia says it will present new ideas to restart Syria talks, including cease-fire, in Munich

Testimony turns to cell tower data in Adnan Syed hearing

As a hearing enters a third day for the convicted killer at the center of popular podcast "Serial," the focus of testimony has shifted away from an alibi witness toward cell tower data that defense attorneys contend was misleading

Denny's Settles Los Angeles Racial Discrimination Lawsuit

Denny's has settled a lawsuit in which a black couple claim they were asked to pay for their meal early at a Los Angeles location.

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Wrong number on jury summons has people calling sex hotline

A Mississippi court made a mistake when listing a phone number for people to call regarding their jury summons. It had people calling a sex hotline. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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UN Panel Says Julian Assange Should Be Allowed To Go Free

According to a recent finding by a United Nations panel, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been "arbitrarily detained" by Sweden and the U.K.

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