Breaking News: 10 Things to Know on October 7, 2015

Breaking News: 10 Things to Know on October 7, 2015

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. NUCLEAR SMUGGLERS SOUGHT EXTREMIST… Read More

10 Commandments Statue Removed from Oklahoma State Capitol

10 Commandments Statue Removed from Oklahoma State Capitol

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A granite monument of the Ten Commandments that has sparked controversy since its installation on the Oklahoma Capitol grounds was being removed late… Read More

South Carolina Flood Leaves Thousands Without Running Water

South Carolina Flood Leaves Thousands Without Running Water

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After a week of steady rain, the showers tapered off Monday and an inundated South Carolina turned to surveying a road system shredded by historic… Read More

Black Lives Matter Protesters to Hold Peaceful Rally During Marathon

Black Lives Matter Protesters to Hold Peaceful Rally During Marathon

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Black Lives Matter St. Paul has agreed not to disrupt the Twin Cities Marathon during the rally the group is planning for Sunday, Mayor Chis Coleman… Read More

Los Angeles police hands evidence over to District Attorney in Cosby Case

Los Angeles police hands evidence over to District Attorney in Cosby Case

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The Los Angeles Police Department has turned over the results of its investigation into allegations of sexual assault regarding famed comedian Bill… Read More

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Obama Decries Country's 'Routine' Response to Mass Shootings

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A grim President Barack Obama says the U.S. has "become numb' to mass shootings like Thursday's incident in Oregon, where a 20-year-old… Read More

Vatican: Pope's Encounter with Kentucky Clerk Not A Sign of Support

Vatican: Pope's Encounter with Kentucky Clerk Not A Sign of Support

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The Vatican on Friday distanced Pope Francis from Kim Davis, the focal point in the gay marriage debate in the U.S., saying she was one of dozens… Read More

13 Dead After Oregon Community College Shooting

13 Dead After Oregon Community College Shooting

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A gunman opened fire at an Oregon community college Thursday, killing at least 13 people and wounding 20, authorities said. The shooting… Read More

Lawsuit Alleges Maintenance Staff Sexually Assaulted Women in Housing Complex

Lawsuit Alleges Maintenance Staff Sexually Assaulted Women in Housing Complex

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A group of women who live in a Baltimore public housing complex filed a lawsuit Monday alleging that maintanence workers demanded sexual favors in… Read More

Dylann Roof

Trial Delayed for Charleston Church Shooter

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A federal judge on Thursday delayed the trial for a white man accused of shooting nine black people at a Charleston church earlier this year. Jury… Read More

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