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    Most hockey helmets fail to reduce concussion risk

    Most hockey helmets fail to reduce concussion riskA new study by researchers at Virginia Tech's College of Engineering suggests that a quarter of hockey helmets on the market might be unsafe and may need a major safety makeover.
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    IN Gov.: 'Law does not give license to discriminate'

    IN Gov.: 'Law does not give license to discriminate'Indiana Gov. Mike Pence aggressively defended Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act Tuesday but said he wants a bill on his desk by week's end "making it clear the law does not allow businesses the right to deny services to anyone."
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    Go inside Mike Tyson's abondoned mansion from the 80s

    Go inside Mike Tyson's abondoned mansion from the 80sPhotographer Johnny Joo gained access to an abandoned mansion once owned by boxing legend Mike Tyson. More of Joo's photos can be found at Facebook.com/JohnnyJooPhotography and ArchitecturalAfterlife.com.
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    Body cameras catch deadly police shooting from 3 angles

    Body cameras catch deadly police shooting from 3 anglesThree cameras were rolling when a Fort Worth, Texas police officer fatally shot a robbery suspect who charged him with a bat and screwdriver.
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    Cop indicted in shooting unarmed man says why she fired

    Cop indicted in shooting unarmed man says why she firedA former officer with the Dallas police department explains why she shot a car-jacking suspect. A witness said Amy Wilburn shot the man while he had his hands up.
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    Watch as AcroYogis' bodies move as one

    Watch as AcroYogis' bodies move as oneAcroYoga fuses yoga with acrobatics yielding fluid motion and trust between partners.
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    Suspect escapes Virginia hospital barefoot and armed

    Suspect escapes Virginia hospital barefoot and armedVirginia police are searching for a suspect who escaped private custody at INOVA Fairfax Hospital, barefoot in his hospital gown. Wossen Assaye is considered armed and dangerous. The hospital was locked down for several hours after his escape.
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    • 16 hours, 44 minutes ago
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    Revenge porn victim advocating for criminal penalties

    Revenge porn victim advocating for criminal penaltiesAfter having a naked photo posted online by an ex, Carly Hellstorm is advocating for stricter penalties for revenge porn, posting online nude or sexually explicit photos that were originally meant to be kept between two people.
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    • 16 hours, 49 minutes ago
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    Arizona governor vetoes bill to shield officer names

    Arizona governor vetoes bill to shield officer namesArizona Governor Doug Ducey rejected legislation that would have kept secret the names of police officers involved in serious or deadly shootings for a "cooling off" period of 60 days.
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    • 19 hours, 34 minutes ago
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    Class on 'Problem of Whiteness' stirs controversy

    Class on 'Problem of Whiteness' stirs controversyAn Arizona State University course entitled "U.S. Race Theory and the Problem of Whiteness" has sparked protests and even garnered hate mail for the professor, but some on campus see no problem with the subject.
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    • 19 hours, 34 minutes ago
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    Men who rammed NSA gate were cross-dressing prostitutes

    Men who rammed NSA gate were cross-dressing prostitutesNew details shed light on the two men who rammed a stolen SUV into the gate at NSA headquarters at Ft. Meade. One suspect was later killed and another was critically hurt in a shooting with NSA police.
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    Harvey Weinstein questioned for groping

    Harvey Weinstein questioned for gropingA 22-year-old woman accused mega-producer Harvey Weinstein of groping her at the Tribeca Film Center and filed a sex-abuse complaint. No charges have been filed.
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    Veteran confronts panhandler wearing military uniform

    Veteran confronts panhandler wearing military uniformA Florida Army veteran confronted a man panhandling after he noticed some discrepancies with his uniform.
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    Artist gives Easter egg hunt a unique twist

    Artist gives Easter egg hunt a unique twistA St. Louis, Missouri man is giving away 1,000 pieces of art in hopes of uniting the community.
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    Man stabbed four times after Facebook argument

    Man stabbed four times after Facebook argumentA Colorado man was stabbed four times after a guy he was arguing with on Facebook showed up at his door.
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    The amazing story behind that KIND bar you're eating

    The amazing story behind that KIND bar you're eatingDaniel Lubetzky, the founder and CEO of KIND, says spreading kindness is the core of his company.
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    Tuesday's forecast: Winter does not want to end

    Tuesday's forecast: Winter does not want to endThe national weather forecast for Tuesday, March 31 calls for a clipper in the East, showers and thunderstorms in the Southern Plains and rain and snow in the Northwest.
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    Critic's Corner: 'The Dovekeepers' plays to holy crowd

    Critic's Corner: 'The Dovekeepers' plays to holy crowdUSA TODAY's Robert Bianco previews 'The Dovekeepers' from CBS for Tuesday, March 31.
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    Watch this cuddly leopard cub snuggle and squeak

    Watch this cuddly leopard cub snuggle and squeakThe snow leopard cub at Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo only seems to get cuter with age.
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    Germanwings co-pilot treated for suicidal tendencies

    Germanwings co-pilot treated for suicidal tendenciesGerman prosecutors say the co-pilot of the Germanwings flight that crashed in the French Alps received psychotherapy for suicidal tendencies years ago.
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    Man puts ad on truck to get wife a kidney

    Man puts ad on truck to get wife a kidneyA Denver man put an ad on his truck for a kidney donor in hopes to help his wife, who has been dealing with lupus since she was 13.
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    Man dressed as woman shot dead after SUV rams NSA gate

    Man dressed as woman shot dead after SUV rams NSA gateOne person is reported dead and two are injured after a vehicle tried to ram the gates of the NSA headquarters at Fort Meade in Maryland Monday morning.
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    Black, white pastors swap pulpits for powerful message

    Black, white pastors swap pulpits for powerful messageTwo pastors acknowledge racial tension in Dallas, calling it a "tale of two cities." They hope what they did on Palm Sunday won't just build a bridge between their congregations, but over the racial divide in their city.
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    Photo shows joyful reunion of missing dog and owner

    Photo shows joyful reunion of missing dog and ownerWhen a suspected drunk driver slammed into a couple's SUV on the interstate, their German Shepherd was seen running away, frightened. A viral campaign to find the dog helped her owner track her down nearly a week after the accident.
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    Teen saves two boys after deadly boat accident

    Teen saves two boys after deadly boat accidentA man drowned, and a woman is missing after their boat capsized in a Louisiana river. The woman's three children survived. A teenager rescued the two boys. Thirty minutes later, rescue crews found the 4-year-old girl alive under the boat.
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    Backlash over Indiana's religious freedom law heats up

    Backlash over Indiana's religious freedom law heats upCelebrities, CEOs and athletes are expressing outrage over Indiana's new religious freedom law. They say it opens the door to discrimination against the LGBT community.
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    • 1 day, 18 hours ago
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    Man stabbed after Facebook fight: I'm lucky to be alive

    Man stabbed after Facebook fight: I'm lucky to be aliveA Colorado man was stabbed four times after a man he barely knew got involved in a family dispute on Facebook. The victim's wife says what hurt the most was the attack happening in front of their kids.
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    • 1 day, 18 hours ago