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Lawyer: Police shot Texas woman in stomach, chest and face.A lawyer for the victim's family says a private autopsy shows a police officer shot a Houston-area woman in the stomach, chest and face
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FILE - In a Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017 file photo, Rep. Doug McLeod, R-Lucedale, questions a health care witness at a House Medicaid Committee hearing, at the Capitol in Jackson, Miss. McLeod of Lucedale was arrested Saturday, May 18, 2019 on a misdemeanor domestic violence charge. McLeod punched his wife in the face after she didn’t undress quickly enough when the lawmaker wanted to have sex, according to a police report in the case.(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, File)
Mississippi leaders: Lawmaker should resign if he hit wifeMississippi's governor and two other top Republicans say a state lawmaker should resign if he punched his wife
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US won't immediately give away $1B for California railThe Trump administration has said it will not immediately give $1 billion it revoked from California's high-speed rail project to another project
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Troubled Tennessee cemetery to re-open on limited basisA Tennessee cemetery where hundreds of burials were mishandled is re-opening on a limited basis five years after it was shut down
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This undated photo provided by the Panola County Sheriff shows suspect Matthew Paul Kinne. The north Mississippi police officer is charged with murder in the death of a woman that he was romantically involved with. Oxford Police Officer Kinne has been charged with murder by the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation, according to a court order signed Tuesday, May 21, 2019, by Lafayette County Circuit Judge Andrew Howorth. Kinne was arrested Monday night after 32-year-old Dominque Clayton was found dead on Sunday. (Panola County Sheriff via AP)
Victim's mother angry over possible bail for officerThe mother of a Mississippi murder victim is protesting a prosecutor's discussion of possible bail for the police officer charged with killing her daughter
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Report: Pilot saw flash just before Alaska midair collisionA preliminary report says a pilot saw a flash on his left side just before his plane collided another plane in Alaska, killing six people
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Teen fatally shot after paintball attack on Houston houseHouston police say a 19-year-old man was shot and killed outside a house that came under attack from people armed with a paintball gun
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Teacher in bomb-making case gets nearly 6 years in prisonA math teacher who paid students to dismantle fireworks and store the explosive powder has been sentenced to nearly six years in prison
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Efforts to unionize Tennessee Volkswagen plant see setbackIn a split decision, the National Labor Relations Board has ruled in favor of Volkswagen in a setback for unionization efforts at its Chattanooga, Tennessee, plant
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Hawaii trial starts in case that was power couple's downfallA trial focusing on what has described as the biggest corruption case in Hawaii's history is about to begin
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A severe overnight storm that may have been a tornado destroyed this home, in rural Adair, Iowa, seen Wednesday, May 22, 2019. (Kelsey Kremer/The Des Moines Register via AP)
Rivers rising in waterlogged central US; more rain to comeWaterlogged parts of the central U.S. are bracing for more rain, following days of severe storms that have battered Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma and caused at least three deaths
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Pregnant woman seeks deportation asylum in Chicago churchA pregnant woman is seeking asylum in a Chicago church after she says she received a deportation order and must leave the U.S. WBEZ radio reported Tuesday that Adilene Marquina has a high-risk pregnancy and is afraid to travel back to Mexico
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