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New court date set for man accused of killing woman, 3 kidsA new court date has been set for a Georgia man accused of killing his girlfriend and her three children
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DA Who Inspired a Law & Order Character DiesHe drew a guilty plea from "Preppy Killer" Robert Chambers, helped put John Lennon's killer behind bars, and even inspired Law & Order character Adam Schiff. Now, Robert Morgenthau, the Manhattan district attorney feared by white-collar criminals in New York City for 35 years, has died at the age of...
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Cyclists ride down a path near the Hudson River during high temperatures on Saturday, July 20, 2019 in New York. Temperatures in the high 90s are forecast for Saturday and Sunday with a heat index well over 100. Much of the nation is also dealing with high heat. One World Trade Center is seen in the background. (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez)
Thousands still waiting for power in NYC amid high heatThousands of people in New York City are still without power after being disconnected a day earlier to prevent a larger blackout amid high heat and humidity
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Louisiana officer suggested Ocasio-Cortez should be shotA Louisiana police officer posted a comment on his Facebook page calling U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez a 'vile idiot' and suggesting that she be shot
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Woman: Husband killed in freak accident on N Carolina beachA woman says her husband was killed on the North Carolina coast when a wave crashed into him, slamming his head into the sand and breaking his neck
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Pentagon: Venezuela Jet 'Aggressively Shadowed' US AircraftWhile much of Venezuela is in a state of near-collapse, its air force is still flying—and behaving aggressively, according to the US military. US Southern Command shared video Sunday of what it said was a Venezuelan SU-30 Flanker fighter jet that "aggressively shadowed" an American reconnaissance aircraft in international...
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FILE - In this April 26, 2010 file photo, former New York City District Attorney Robert Morgenthau attends a gala launch party in New York. Morgenthau, the longest-serving former Manhattan district attorney who tried mob kingpins, music stars and white-collar criminals and inspired a character on 'Law & Order' has died. He was 99. His wife, Lucinda Franks, told The New York Times that Morgenthau died Sunday, July 21, 2019, at a Manhattan hospital after a short illness.  (AP Photo/Stephen Chernin, File)
10 Things to Know for TodayAmong 10 Things to Know: Puerto Rico braces for huge protests against governor; Democrats and Republicans prepare for special counsel Robert Mueller's Congress testimony; Israel demolishing dozens of Palestinian homes in east Jerusalem
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Missing 2-Year-Old Drove Tractor to County FairAn intrepid 2-year-old boy in Minnesota has lost his driving privileges after giving his parents the fright of their lives. The Rush City boy, who lives about a block away from the county fair and could see the rides from his home, was so eager to go back to the...
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After Drug Test, Prize Lamb Stripped of TitleAn Ohio farmer had a winning lamb, the best one in the show. But testing found a banned substance so the title had to go. The lamb in question was the grand champion market lamb at the Logan County Junior Fair earlier this month, Fox reports. Like all grand champions...
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'Intense Wave' Kills NC BeachgoerA North Carolina man was killed in a freak accident while playing with three of his six children on an Oak Island beach. Relatives say a powerful wave Thursday broke 37-year-old Lee Dingle's neck and caused his throat to swell so much that his brain was deprived of oxygen, WRAL...
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NY state police lag behind agencies nationwide on camera useA mainstay technology is missing among New York state troopers
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The Latest: Power restored to nearly all utility customersA utility company says it has restored power to nearly all of its 33,000 customers on Kauai
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