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    Netanyahu: Iran and Islamic State 'competing for crown'

    Netanyahu: Iran and Islamic State 'competing for crown'Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu said in a speech before Congress that Iran and the Islamic State want the same thing, but while one has knives, the other is seeking nuclear weapons. He said they're competing for the crown of militant Islam.
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    Go inside the science behind icicles

    Go inside the science behind iciclesIn this season of snow and melted snow, icicles are forming everywhere. Find out more about what causes them to form.
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    Netanyahu to Congress: U.S. visit not about politics

    Netanyahu to Congress: U.S. visit not about politicsSpeaking before a joint Congress, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu directly addressed criticism that his visit, weeks before elections in his own country, was political.
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    California man may be among hostages released by ISIS

    California man may be among hostages released by ISISFellow parishioners hope a Modesto, California man is one of 19 Assyrian Christians recently released by the Islamic State. The man and his son were among 220 Assyrian Christians kidnapped in Syria last week.
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    Mom convicted of killing son, poisoning him with salt

    Mom convicted of killing son, poisoning him with saltLacey Spears had chronicled her son's illnesses, but it turns out she was the one who poisoned her 5-year-old with salt. Jurors found her guilty of second-degree murder.
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    • 7 hours, 19 minutes ago
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    Cleveland mayor apologizes to family of Tamir Rice

    Cleveland mayor apologizes to family of Tamir RiceMayor Frank Jackson apologized to the family of the 12-year-old killed by Cleveland police after the city's lawyers seemingly blamed the kid for his own death.
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    Woman rescues toddler wandering alone on busy highway

    Woman rescues toddler wandering alone on busy highwayA toddler somehow wandered away from his daycare and ended up alone on a busy highway. A driver spotted him, stopped her car and grabbed the toddler before a semi-truck could hit him.
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    • 7 hours, 59 minutes ago
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    90th birthday reunites WWII vet with 4-year-old BFF

    90th birthday reunites WWII vet with 4-year-old BFFWorld War II veteran Erling Kindem celebrated his 90th birthday with his four-year-old pal Emmett by his side. The pair's friendship went viral last year.
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    Dance teacher fired over 'Blurred Lines' performance

    Dance teacher fired over 'Blurred Lines' performanceA former high school dance instructor, who was fired after her team performed to 'Blurred Lines,' filed a gender discrimination suit against the district alleging male coaches were allowed to play questionable music without reprimand.
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    • 8 hours, 44 minutes ago
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    Clinton used personal email for official business

    Clinton used personal email for official businessThe extent to which Hillary Clinton used her personal email account for official State Department business is coming under scrutiny following a new report that suggests she violated federal regulations.
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    • 10 hours, 13 minutes ago
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    Free-range parents cited for child neglect

    Free-range parents cited for child neglectChild Protective Services found a mom and dad responsible for "unsubstantiated" child neglect after they let their kids, ages 6 and 10, walk home from a park about a mile away. Their free-range parenting style sparked a national debate.
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    Taylor Swift makes little girl's final wish come true

    Taylor Swift makes little girl's final wish come trueAfter weeks of checking off items from her bucket list, all Jalene Salinas wanted was to dance with Taylor Swift. After a viral campaign, the 4-year-old terminal brain cancer patient came face-to-face with the pop star Monday evening.
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    Georgia mom's execution again postponed last-minute

    Georgia mom's execution again postponed last-minuteThe lethal drug intended to kill Georgia's only female death row inmate appeared cloudy Monday night. That led officials to postpone the execution for Kelly Renee Gissendaner for the second time in a week.
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    Ebola nurse sues hospital: 'I was left with no choice'

    Ebola nurse sues hospital: 'I was left with no choice'Four months after nurse Nina Pham recovered from Ebola, she is looking to recover damages. On Monday, she and her attorney, Charla Aldous, have filed a lawsuit seeking unspecified damages.
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    Tuesday's forecast: Another storm in central U.S.

    Tuesday's forecast: Another storm in central U.S.The national weather forecast for Tuesday, March 3 calls for snow in the Great Lakes, sleet and rain in the Ohio Valley and a mix of snow and rain from the Mid-Atlantic to New England.
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    Critic's Corner: 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' fails again

    Critic's Corner: 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' fails againUSA TODAY's Robert Bianco previews ABC's superhero drama 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. for Tuesday, March 3.
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    • 21 hours, 13 minutes ago
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    Zay was trapped in a boy's body, see what set her free

    Zay was trapped in a boy's body, see what set her freeZay Crawford felt trapped in a boy's body at a young age. This is the story of one family's journey to acceptance and understanding of their 12 year-old daughter. Video produced by Meg Vogel for CINCINNATI.com.
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    Watch these high schoolers' robots recycle

    Watch these high schoolers' robots recycleStudents at a robotics competition built robots to play in a challenge called "recycle rush." Watch as their creations collect and stack recyclables.
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    Divine signs give hope, humor

    Divine signs give hope, humorDrive around any town, and you'll see churches using their signs to display clever messages with deeper meanings.
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    100 years old and still dancing...with a younger man

    100 years old and still dancing...with a younger manEsther Smith has been dancing since she was 8 years old. At 100, she's got as much spring in her step as partners decades younger than her.
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    Truck crashes through frozen river

    Truck crashes through frozen riverAuthorities feared two men went down with a truck into an icy river, but a different body was actually pulled from the wreck.
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    'Practice wedding' fulfills real dream with dying dad

    'Practice wedding' fulfills real dream with dying dadEmily Campbell dreamed of the day she would dance with her father on her wedding day. With Hugh Campbell now battling cancer and Emily's wedding still months away, the two decided to have an early reception to make sure her dream comes true.
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    Veteran recruiting team to fight ISIS, militia style

    Veteran recruiting team to fight ISIS, militia styleA U.S. veteran is putting out a call to other veterans to come together to fight the Islamic State on their turf.
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    Cleveland blames Tamir Rice, 12, for his own death

    Cleveland blames Tamir Rice, 12, for his own deathIn newly filed court papers, attorneys representing the city of Cleveland say Tamir Rice's death was caused by his "acts" and failure to "exercise due care." The 12-year-old was fatally shot by police while holding a toy gun.
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    Runners go to crazy lengths for decades-long streaks

    Runners go to crazy lengths for decades-long streaksYou will be amazed at what these Minnesota runners have battled to keep some of the longest running streaks in the country alive.
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    • 1 day, 8 hours ago
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    Deadly L.A. police shooting caught on camera

    Deadly L.A. police shooting caught on cameraVideo captures a deadly confrontation between Los Angeles Police and a suspect who apparently went after an officer's gun.
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    Caught on camera: Boat crashes into restaurant

    Caught on camera: Boat crashes into restaurantA Gulf Coast restaurant has a lot to clean up after a fishing boat crashed through it.
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