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Reagan shooter to be released from mental hospital

A judge has ruled that John Hinckley Jr., who attempted to assassinate President Ronald Reagan in 1981, will be released from the mental hospital where he resides to live with his mother.

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Wisconsin girls lose appeal in Slender Man attack

A Wisconsin state appeals court has ruled that two girls accused of trying to kill their classmate in an attempt to please the fictional horror character Slender Man should be tried as adults

Pretrial motions heard for fifth officer in prisoner death

Pretrial motions are scheduled to begin for a Baltimore police officer facing criminal charges in the arrest and subsequent death of a young man black whose neck was broken in a police van

Dark smoke hangs over scenic stretch of California coast

A wildfire was fouling the summer season on a beloved and scenic stretch of the California coast, where smoke and the threat of flames forced the closure of state parks near Big Sur

Protests At The DNC Are Getting More Intense Every Day

From the walkouts to the rallies near city hall, you can tell that protesters have descended on Philly.

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Jupiter Does Not Orbit the Sun

Based on the laws of physics there is a technicality where Jupiter does not exactly orbit the sun. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains why this is the case.

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After Another ISIS Attack, Piers Morgan Calls For Stricter Immigration

Piers Morgan penned an editorial for the Daily Mail, calling for tighter borders after two ISIS fighters killed a priest in Normandy, France.

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Egypt's scholars reject government-written sermons

In a rebuke to the Egyptian government, the top religious scholars of Egypt's Al-Azhar have rejected new government measures to standardize Friday sermons, saying such a step would "freeze" the development of religious discourse

Judge dismisses manslaughter charge against Florida deputy

A judge has dismissed a manslaughter charge against a Florida deputy who claimed self- defense in the fatal shooting of a black man carrying what turned out to be an air rifle

Video: Man Robs Walmart on Scooter

Police in Arizona are looking for help in identifying this man who has allegedly stolen from a Walmart. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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The Latest: Obama: Trump lacks "basic knowledge" about world

It was long ago and far away when Barack Obama snippily remarked, 'You're likable enough, Hillary.' It's a lovefest now

Call-In Psychic Miss Cleo Dies At 53

The controversial call-in psychic reportedly died in hospice care after battling cancer.

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Manslaughter charge dismissed for Florida deputy who said he fatally shot black man with air rifle in self-defense

Manslaughter charge dismissed for Florida deputy who said he fatally shot black man with air rifle in self-defense

Nintendo $50 million down, but not out

A $50 million loss may take the shine off the launch of Pokemon Go, but it's not all bad for Nintendo. This round of quarterly earnings didn't include any profits from the hit app, and in general, analysts are confident there will be good news to come next time around. Ryan Brooks reports.

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US stocks rise, helped by jump in Apple shares

Stocks move higher in early trading, lifted by a big gain in Apple

Man accused of killing niece, hurting nephew to 'quiet' them

An Ohio man accused of fatally shooting his young niece and wounding his nephew when he tried to "quiet them" has been indicted on charges including aggravated murder

Heath Ledger's Father Reveals The Last Thing His Son Told The Family

The actor's sister reportedly warned him about the dangers of mixing prescription drugs.

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French Senator on church attack: 'The system failed'

French senator Nathalie Goulet talks to Christiane Amanpour about the intelligence the state had on one of the attackers behind the Normandy church attack.

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Name and Shame? Obama points to Russia on DNC email hacking

President Barack Obama's decision to identify Russia as the likely culprit in the Democratic National Committee hacking fits his administration's new penchant for openly blaming foreign governments for such break-ins

Charges dropped for remaining cops in Freddie Gray case

Prosecutors are dropping charges against the remaining officers facing trial in connection with Freddie Gray's death.

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Judge: Reagan shooter can leave hospital to live in Virginia

A judge says the man who attempted to assassinate President Ronald Reagan will be allowed to leave a Washington mental hospital and live full-time in Virginia

Lawyers for Blagojevich resentencing due in Chicago court

A Wednesday hearing for Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich will be a first opportunity for attorneys and prosecutors to address issues surrounding his resentencing

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About 70 protesters arrested at Minnesota governor's mansion

St. Paul police say nearly 70 protesters have been arrested as officers cleared them from the street in front of the Minnesota's governor's mansion

Bill O'Reilly Slammed For Slavery Comments, But He Did Get This Right

O'Reilly responded to Michelle Obama's speech and said slaves who worked at the White House "were well fed and had decent lodgings."

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Dogs Covered In Tar Found On Burning Hot Roof In Recovery

A yorkie and a pitbull that were found on a scalding hot roof are in recovery in guarded condition. Keleigh Nealon (@keleighnealon) has the story.

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