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Veteran, mother among those killed in Colo. shooting

A 29-year-old former Army specialist who served in Iraq and a mother from Hawaii were killed in an attack on a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic.

In D.C., public housing tenants forced out, then homes flipped

Real estate investors aren’t the only ones flipping houses for profit in the nation’s capital.

3 die after truck hauling cows is struck

A crash involving a car, a passenger van and a pickup hauling cows left three people dead and more than a dozen injured, New Jersey police said.

Pennsylvania officer killed responding to dispute

The man suspected of fatally shooting a police officer responding to a domestic dispute was in custody after a six-hour search, police said.

Storm lingering in southern Plains; more flooding possible

The deadly storm dumped more rain on already swollen rivers in parts of North Texas and Arkansas on Sunday.

Police shooting of 12-year-old ‘unreasonable,’ outside reports say

Lawyers for the family of Tamir Rice have presented prosecutors with two outside reports that call an officer’s decision to shoot “unreasonable.”

JFK: 50 Years Later

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A five-part series examining the profound impact of former President John F. Kennedy’s assassination.

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In the early 1970s, there were zero states banning or allowing same-sex marriage. Now it’s legal nationwide, and all bans have been overturned.


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